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This chart shows every major technological innovation in the last 150 years — and how they have changed the way we work

LONDON — Humanity is always moving forward with innovation after innovation improving global quality of life.<p>The last 150 years have seen the most remarkable advancement of technology in history. Electric lighting, cars, plastic, the telephone, and television are all less than 150 years old, while …

Innovation

Want to Hire a Good Leader? Just Ask These Three Questions

This is a simple method to quickly identify people with strong leadership qualities.<p>In order to build a leadership team for your organization, you need to be able to identify the qualities of a good leader. Recently, at the Wharton People Analytics Conference in Philadelphia, General Motors CEO and …

Leadership

This smart window uses electricity to quickly change from clear to dark

Bright news.<p>In a world where even mundane devices like water bottles and toothbrushes have become smart and connected, it’s easy to scoff at yet another attempt at smartifying practical gadgets. But new technology for smart windows, described today in the journal <i>Joule</i>, might actually be an …

The Single Most Compelling Reason to Buy Marijuana Stocks Right Now

There's really just one reason to buy marijuana stocks, but it's a big one.<p>There are plenty of reasons you shouldn't buy marijuana stocks.<p>Many of …

Cannabis

Harley Rider Shows Unbelievable Speed

Some sportbike riders look down their noses at <b>Harley</b> riders for their perceived emphasis on cruising rather than performance. Well, some of those …

60 Keyboard Shortcuts That Will Make You More Productive | Inc.com

That's what's so great about keyboard shortcuts. They make you way more productive.<p>Every day your work probably requires you to navigate lots of different operating systems, browsers, and software. That's why I've previously shared some brilliant hacks to make your life simpler--especially if you …

Keyboard Shortcuts

'An epochal change': what a Trump presidency means for the Asia Pacific region

From China and Japan to India and the countries of south-east Asia, leaders are being confronted by the unknowns of a new American president<p>Donald Trump’s victory has the potential to radically redraw the geopolitical landscape in Asia, where Barack Obama has been trying to counterbalance China’s …

North Korea

What Vladimir Putin Is Expecting From Donald Trump

Vladimir Putin knows better than to expect too much of Donald Trump, who shocked the world by winning the U.S. presidential election last night. He’s …

Russia

DDoS attack that disrupted internet was largest of its kind in history, experts say

The cyber-attack that brought down much of America’s internet last week was caused by a new weapon called the Mirai botnet and was likely the largest of its kind in history, experts said.<p>The victim was the servers of Dyn, a company that controls much of the internet’s domain name system (DNS) …

Cybersecurity

Attackers kill dozens of sleeping cadets at Pakistani police academy in Quetta

Suspected Islamic militants attacked a police academy overnight in the Pakistani city of Quetta, killing at least 61 and wounding more than 100. Most of the victims were cadets.<p>“Three suicide bombers went in, all wearing suicide vests, and they opened fire,” says Kathy Gannon, an Associated Press …

Pakistan
Russia
Russia

Could This Marijuana REIT Make Millions, or Are They Just High?

Investing in real estate just got <i>waaay</i> more interesting, dudes! That's because amid all that stuffy stock-market buzz, a wacky new REIT (real estate …

Real Estate

Elon Musk leads Tesla effort to build house roofs entirely out of solar panels

In latest clean energy plan, Tesla purchases SolarCity to make solar ‘shingles’: ‘It’s not a thing on the roof. It is the roof,’ CEO says<p>A new venture spearheaded by Elon Musk will create house roofs made entirely of solar panels, in a sweeping expansion of Tesla’s clean energy ambitions.<p>Tesla has …

Clean Energy

Elon Musk Says Tesla Will Likely Sell Power Grid Services

A little over a year ago, Tesla officially launched its grid battery business with a plan to make batteries that can store energy for buildings and …

Tesla

What the Most Successful People Do in the Evening | Inc.com

The importance of good morning habits is a no-brainer. It's common sense that if you wake up early and do good things to ramp your body and mind up for the day, those things will pay off. How we spend our evenings gets a lot less attention, but it's just as important--the time that bridges one day …

Success
Tesla

Why the Tesla and electric car boom could be good news for the grid

Earlier this year, breathtaking numbers of pre-orders for the Tesla Model 3 not only shocked the auto industry, but also suggested that a transition of the U.S. and world auto fleet toward electric vehicles could happen faster than expected.<p>There are still only a little more than 400,000 electric …

7 Creative Strategies for Marketing Your Startup on a Tight Budget

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Boostrapping builds character. There are endless ways to finance your ideas, but there’s nothing like marketing a startup with a modest budget to encourage innovation. Limited funds give you an excuse to flex your creative muscle and …

Marketing

Ride Along On The Fastest Ever Lap At The Isle Of Man TT

The Isle of Man Tourist Trophy is one of the most treacherous races in the world, having claimed two lives this year alone. And yet, Michael Dunlop …

Sports Cars

How to Write Cold Emails a Lot Better Than You Do Right Now

Brought to you by Entrepreneur Network<p>Entrepreneur Network partner Alex Berman is a Chicago-based expert on business-to-business (B2B) sales, startups, entrepreneurship, digital nomad life and interviews with top business people.<p>In this video, the chief marketing sumo from Inspirebeats shows you …

Marketing

An ex-Ferrari boss is joining the executive ranks at electric-car startup Faraday Future

The new hire is Marco Mattiacci, an award-winning auto executive who led Ferrari North America and Ferrari Asia Pacific between 2006 and 2014, according to a person with knowledge of the matter.<p>The addition of Mattiacci is expected to be announced officially on Thursday, the person said, asking not …

Electric Vehicles

Chile Generates So Much Solar Power That It Just Gives the Extra Away

It sounds great, but it's actually bad news for the energy industry.<p>Chile has so much solar energy that the price of solar frequently drops to zero, which is great news for consumers but frustrating for energy companies and investors.<p>Under President Michelle Bachelet, Chile has been aggressively …

Microsoft launches its Planner project management app

After launching a preview for select customers last September, Microsoft is now rolling out free access to Planner, its project management app, to all users of its Office 365 productivity suite.<p>The tool lets you plan projects for your team, whether it’s for your business, school or non-profit …

Project Management

Jury Gives 'Grim Sleeper' Serial Killer A Death Sentence

Lonnie David Franklin Jr. preyed upon prostitutes and drug addicts in Los Angeles in a string of murders going back to the 1980s. Prosecutors said he dumped the bodies in trash bins and alleyways. He came to be called the Grim Sleeper.<p>But one woman he had shot in the chest, raped, pushed out of his …

Crime

Harvard scientists created a 'bionic leaf' that's better at converting the sun's energy than real plants

Researchers at Harvard University have created a system that allows them to store the energy of the sun, converting solar energy into chemical energy using a hybrid mechanism of inorganic chemistry and living organisms.<p>Comparing their invention with the natural process of photosynthesis, they refer …

Harvard

Barcelona MotoGP: Rossi defeats Marquez to win, Lorenzo taken out

Valentino Rossi beat MotoGP arch rival Marc Marquez to win a thrilling Catalunya Grand Prix at Barcelona.<p>The pair spent the bulk of the race …

Motorsport

These are the 18 most corrupt countries in the developed world

As Transparency International notes, there is no hard-and-fast way "to assess absolute levels of corruption in countries or territories on the basis of hard empirical data." This is basically because, by its very nature, corruption is usually hidden from the public.<p>But the organization nevertheless …

Corruption

Kill drug dealers and I'll give you a medal, says Philippines president

Addressing huge crowd, Rodrigo Duterte urges DIY law enforcement and threatens to humiliate police generals<p>The Philippine president-elect has urged citizens with guns to shoot and kill drug dealers who resist arrest and fight back.<p>Rodrigo Duterte told a huge crowd celebrating his presidential …

Asia Pacific

Sustainable energy: inside Iceland’s geothermal power plant

In the first of a series, we visit the Hellisheiði plant, which provides 300MW of power – and Reykjavik’s hot water<p>Thanks to its position on a volatile section of the Mid-Atlantic ridge, Iceland is a world leader in the the use of geothermal energy, and of the six geothermal power plants in …

Hydroelectric Power