Joshua Martinez

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Actually, Uber’s PR disasters aren’t that great for Lyft

Drivers have long had reason to prefer other services over Uber, but haven’t been able to abandon it entirely.<p>The first leg of 2017 has been a public relations disaster unlike any other in Uber’s six or so years of existence — and for the ride-hail behemoth with a history of public scandals, that’s …

Understanding the Need: A Django Deployment Guide

Django is huge and has an answer for almost everything, even if it takes an extremely long time to understand. That is also what makes it great, an …

Benching Made Simple: 5 Tweaks That Work Every Time

A good bench session is like going out with your boys on Friday night.<p>You claim you’re only going out for the “company”, but then all of a sudden you …

Which operating system do 'professional' hackers use?

Which operating system do ‘real’ hackers use?<p>Which operating system do the ‘real’ hackers use? The real here is the cyber criminal type hackers and …

Why You Should Never Try to Build a Company Without a Partner

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Dallas reports case of Zika spread through sex; CDC urges condom use

Dallas health officials said Tuesday that a local resident was infected with the Zika virus by having sex with a person who had contracted the disease while traveling in Venezuela.<p><i>[Zika and sex: Seven key things you need to know about the case in Dallas]</i><p>The case adds a troubling new dimension to a …

Public Health

Police claim to have cracked extra-secure BlackBerry phones

BlackBerry smartphones have secure messaging as a matter of course, but for some that isn't enough: there are custom models that are even <i>more</i> secure thanks to PGP-encrypted mail. However, it seems that these locked down models aren't quite as safe as you'd think. The Netherlands Forensic Institute …

7 killer features in Chevrolet’s new $30,000 electric car

On Wednesday, the company unveiled the pre-production model of its first affordable, long-range car called the Chevrolet Bolt EV.<p>The company also confirmed that the vehicle would become available before the end of 2016, beating Tesla's launch of the Model 3, which is slated to go into production in …

General Motors

10 Hottest Design Tools You Must Try In 2016

A recent design tools survey conducted by Khoi Vinh, one of Fast Company’s “fifty most influential designers in America”, shows that Photoshop is slowly losing its popularity among designers.<p>Answers from over 4,000 participants hailing from almost 200 countries prove that designers are open to new …

Prototyping

7 Life Changing Fat Loss Hacks You Aren’t Using

With all of the competing, confusing information out there, losing fat can seem almost impossible. Maybe you’ve tried every diet and fitness program …

Big Data 101: Data Visualization For All

<i>As companies try to make sense of the vast amounts of data they’ve collected, data visualization becomes crucial. The contextualization and execution</i> …

Data Visualization

Can't Unplug Kids From Video Games!

<i>I've tried hard to make the holidays a time for family, but all my sons want to do is play video games. I admit that I sometimes go on Facebook or Instagram to relax, but I don't sit in front of a screen anywhere near as much as they do. Whatever happened to the good old days when kids had fun</i> …

20 Free Open Source Softwares I Found in Year 2015

As 2015 draws to a close, it is time to share a list of the best 20 Free and Open Source Software I found during this year. Some of these programs …

Facebook Wants Everyone to Have Faster AI

Facebook wants to speed up research into artificial intelligence for everyone by making the plans for a massively powered box available to any …

9 Successful People Share Their Smartest Money Tips

If you want to be the best, you have to learn from the best.<p>“Successful people look at other successful people as a means to motivate themselves,” …

7 Mindsets at the Foundation of Entrepreneurial Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Do you ever wonder why some entrepreneurs have the ability to bounce from success to success, without falter? To be clear, no one has that ability, but from afar it can seem like that.<p>There are many, many skills and attributes required …

Self-improvement

Playing Xbox One games on a computer solves one of gaming’s biggest problems

But let's be honest: you've been hogging the TV for hours, and you really should let others use it.<p>What if there was an easier solution? A solution, perhaps, that enabled everyone to be happy?<p>Back in November, Microsoft released an update for the Xbox One operating system that put Windows 10 on the …

Windows 10

Young & Entrepreneurial: How This Student Entrepreneur Started 4 Businesses & Partnered with the FIFA World Cup

<i>This article is part of the Young & Entrepreneurial series that features young startup founders and entrepreneurs. You can see past features here. To stay up to date with future posts, sign-up here.</i><p>Named one of TIME Magazine's Top 25 International Leaders of Tomorrow (TOMORROW 25) and one of the …

A retired Navy SEAL commander breaks down his morning fitness routine that starts before dawn

Jocko Willink retired from 20 years serving as a US Navy SEAL in 2010, but his morning routine is as intense as ever.<p>Willink is the former commander of Task Unit Bruiser, which became the most decorated special-operations unit in the Iraq War. In his new book, " Extreme Ownership: How US Navy SEALs …

Athletic Apparel

Why the Queen has been erased from this database

Princess Elizabeth was 13 years old on Sept. 29, 1939 when Britain scrambled to compile a register of every person living in the country that night.<p>Her parents, then King and Queen, are listed as the head of the household of Buckingham Place, but there's no record of Elizabeth in a version of the …

Do not try at home! Crazy pictures by 'urban explorers' - CBBC Newsround

The photographers have a real eye for finding a different angle for their photographs, but they've also been criticised for going into dangerous places and not using the right safety equipment.<p>This is Kirill Vselensky popping his head out of a huge clock face in Minsk in Belarus.<p>Some of the …

Urban Exploration

How Often Should You Update or Rebuild Your Website?

This story appears in the November 2015 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>When it comes to updating your business website in a timely manner, the one rule is this: There are no rules. That’s according to Christian Riggs, president of Riggs Creative Group, a user-experience design and website …

Customers

What true entrepreneurs really do

What is the difference between people who run a business and true entrepreneurs? In this article- Shawn Doyle uncovers the 6 key differences.

3 Heavy Lifters That Can Supercharge Your Business Analytics

Leverage the power of business intelligence to master the art of being a data leader.<p>Since the dawn of the computer age, companies have sought to fully understand--and benefit from--the various opportunities that collecting and analyzing data can deliver. I've personally been hesitant to identify …

This tool can tell you if your startup is about to die

The tool can basically determine whether a startup will live or die.<p>Y Combinator founder and partner Trevor Blackwell created the so-called growth calculator and fellow cofounder Paul Graham says it provides scary, but important answers about whether a startup is on the right course or not — or as …

A Look Into Proper HTML5 Semantics

If you carefully plan the structure of your HTML documents, you can <b>help computers make sense of the meaning of your content</b>. Proper syntax is …

You don't need an MBA; but your business plan does need these 5 things

We get it — it's an exciting time for new businesses. Technology has put the world at your fingertips and seemingly eliminated the gap between the …