Juan Granados

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I do this simple meditation on my walk to work each morning and it's had a huge impact on my life

Meditation has had a huge effect on my life in many small ways. ABC news anchor Dan Harris said it best in his amazing book on mindfulness, it sort of makes you "10% happier." And that's wonderful. I'm only a few months in and can't say I'm 10% happier, maybe 5, but I'm on my way!<p>My regular form of …

5 Classic Experiments Showing Extremely Significant Results For Human Telepathy

4 Keys To Well-Being & Happiness: According To Neuroscience<p>Published<p>3 days ago<p>on<p>August 4, 2018<p>In Brief<p>The Facts:<p>Consciousness, our perception, …

World's Smallest Sustainable House Can Fit a Family of Four

1/14<p>Nano Living System<p>Building "the world's smallest sustainable house" is a mighty big claim, but that's what one company says that they've done …

7 Essentials for Making $1 Million From Scratch

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Making a million dollars is a big dream that many individuals have. The financial freedom that comes with being a millionaire is enough of a lure for any person, in any profession to take on this type of challenge. But how do you make a …

Pinterest Unveils Buyable Pins, A Way To Purchase Things Directly Within Pinterest

Pinterest unveiled what it’s calling “buyable pins” at an event at its headquarters in San Francisco today.<p>Here’s how it works: Rich Pins — pins which have much more information than a normal link, such as the ingredients for a recipe — will get a new button that allows users to purchase things …

5 Tips for Starting a Business Abroad

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business is no easy feat, especially if you’re thinking of starting one overseas. Now that the U.S. dollar is stronger -- and even crushing other currencies -- many entrepreneurs are taking advantage and traveling abroad to …

The 1 Unexpected Trick to Selling Your Stuff on Ebay

It’s that time of year again. Folding tables are sprouting up in driveways all over the U.S., because yard sale season has arrived once more. But …

The Moon, An Alien Observation Base For The Humankind

The moon has always been a place of wonder. When most people were boys and girls they looked up at the night sky and wondered what the moon was made …

An SEC lockdown almost killed this startup right after it launched — now it's worth more than $6.5 billion

But founder and CEO Renaud Laplanche isn't the type of leader who likes to go around telling the world about his success.<p>He's more reserved and humble, merely calling his accomplishment, "A big honor for sure…but outside of that particular [IPO] week, it's really business as usual."<p>But one thing …

The heartbreaking effects that humans have on our planet

Our home planet is under extreme stress — it's unfortunate that phrases like this have become clichéd because the stakes are now higher than …

Palm Oil

Solar-powered Ecocapsule lets you live off-the-grid anywhere in the world

• Home<br>• ><br>• Green<br>• ><br>• Solar-powered Ecocapsule lets you live off-the-grid anywhere in the world<p>posted 3 years ago<br>Categories: …

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How to Get Employees Excited to Do Their Work

What keeps you up at night as a manager? Are you worried about hitting your numbers? How to boost the results of lower performers? What about how to keep top performers motivated?<p>We often believe that the most effective way to respond to these concerns is to directly tell our employees what to do. …

Xiaomi launches Mi Store Beta in the US and Europe on May 19

Xiaomi announced in March that it would be opening Mi Stores for the US and European markets this year and now the date has been set – May 19.<p>A Mi Store beta launch will go live at 1pm CEST, this Tuesday, in the UK, US, France and Germany.<p>The store will sell limited quantities of Xiaomi’s Power …

Etsy's counterfeit problem is getting worse

News of Etsy's battle against sellers pedaling knockoff goods on its site isn't a recent revelation, but an analyst report this week details the extent of the problem. Investment firm Wedbush says that up to 2 million items listed on the marketplace may be counterfeit or infringe on either a …

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Universe A Matrix Computer Game Designed By Aliens, Say NASA

How Does Meditation Make You Smarter?

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you don’t need to be told about the relaxing effects of meditation. The practitioners vouch for it; and those …

How to Exponentially Improve Your Performance

But thanks to the (newly discovered) plasticity of our brains, we can raise that bar higher than ever—and consistently reach it. How? By pushing …

Physicists Discover ‘Clearest Evidence Yet’ That The Universe Is A Hologram

By In5D on April 29, 2015 in Exiting The Matrix<p>A team of physicists have provided what has been described by the journal Nature as the <i>“clearest</i> …

8 Reasons Why Spending Time Alone Is Actually Really Good For You

Americans have a complicated relationship with alone time. Though we often feel a constant connection because of social media, the fact is, we're more on our own than ever: More than 50 percent of American adults are single, and some 27 million people live alone. In 1950, just 22 percent of …

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Diet Swap Shows How Junk Food Might Give You Cancer

Cancer<p>Just a two-week diet swap shows just how bad a Western diet of junk food is for us.<p>Americans who ate a traditional South African menu for two weeks showed big changes in their digestive system. And, frighteningly, South Africans who ate the foods usually eaten by a group of African-Americans …

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Does the language you speak change your view of the world?

Bilinguals get all the perks. Better job prospects, a cognitive boost and even protection against dementia. Now new research shows that they can also …

Google starts boosting 'mobile-friendly' sites in smartphone search results

Google is now factoring in how mobile-friendly a website is when ranking your search results on a smartphone. Pages that are optimized for smaller screens will be boosted in result versus those designed strictly for the desktop. This boost will only apply to mobile searches. Google announced plans …

A major change is coming to Google search

The revised formula, scheduled to be released Tuesday, will favor websites that Google defines as "mobile-friendly." Websites that don't fit the description will be demoted in Google's search results on smartphones while those meeting the criteria will be more likely to appear at the top of the …

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Square has advanced $100 million to small businesses

For comparison, this time last year, Whole Foods Markets gave out more than $10 million through its Local Producer Loan Program for small food producers, with the overall commitment of loaning out $25 million.<p>The advances are disbursed through Square Capital, which opened for business to its …

Your medical marijuana questions answered

<b>(CNN) —</b> In case you haven't noticed, we're in the midst of a medical marijuana revolution.<p>Given the amount of questions and mystery surrounding the science behind it, Dr. Sanjay Gupta wanted to provide some insight. He's been investigating medical marijuana for the last couple of years.<p>His research …

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Beepi

<b>What it does</b>: Online used-car marketplace. <b><br>Founders</b>: Ale Resnik, Owen Savir. <b><br>Notable investors</b>: Redpoint Ventures, Foundation Capital. <b><br>Capital raised</b>: $79 million with valuation of $200 million.<p>Beepi is Resnik's fix for a used-car buying experience that once left the then MIT student with a burning …