Kevin Kamau Mungai

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How George Hotz Plans To Beat Tesla And Google With His Robocar Startup

George Hotz has a knack for showmanship. When I visit him on a cloudy San Francisco day in February, the brash 26-year-old hacker has decked out his basement office with everything he needs to make an impression. On top of a bookshelf, there’s a photo of Elon Musk with two darts hanging from his …

22 startups in Asia that caught our eye

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week. If you have startup tips or story suggestions, feel free to email us. …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

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15-Minute Morning Workout Routine | The Art of Manliness

Adrian Peter Schmidt was born in the Alsace-Lorraine region of what is now France in 1872. His genetics and circumstances did not point to a future …

This Is How Successful People Turn Trauma Into Triumph

Traumatic experiences can happen to anyone. Whether they upend you or lead to personal growth can depend on how well you've prepared yourself.<p>We all face unexpected upheavals in both life and business. Sometimes they're the result of positive news that can nevertheless be a stressful experience, …

100 Great Questions Every Entrepreneur Should Ask

Paul Graham, Jim Collins, Tony Hsieh, and other business leaders share the questions you should be asking if you want to improve your company.<p>There’s no Superman versus Iron Man face-off between questions and answers over which is the better tool for innovation. But if there were, questions would …

Why College Students Need to Be Entrepreneurial With Their Careers

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Students are starting to realize quickly that they can't rely on their college career service centers to help them find employment. Colleges are under more pressure than ever to turn degrees into jobs for their students but something …

Why You Should Always Under-Promise and Over-Deliver

<i>Andrea Ayres-Deets is the Lead Writer at ooomf, an invite-only network connecting short-term software projects with handpicked developers and designers. Andrea writes about psychology, creativity, and business over on the ooomf blog.</i><p><i>“</i><i>Sure boss, I can have that article to you in two hours.”</i><p>That’s an …

Self-Storage And The Mobile Internet In Asia

Last week I attended the second annual 2014 Self-Storage Expo Asia in Hong Kong, March 25-27, organized by the nascent Self-Storage Association Asia (SSAA). Self-storage is one of those businesses you’ve heard of, but may never have given much thought to unless you once had the need to store some …

BMW R1200S by Cafe Racer Dreams

The R1200S saw the debut of BMW’s most powerful-ever boxer motor, with over 120 horsepower going to the back wheel. It was that rare breed, a sportbike with a shaft drive, and retained the classic Paralever single-sided swingarm.<p>Not what you might consider to be ideal custom material: I think this …

Here’s how Samsung explains ISOCELL in a video

Samsung touts ISOCELL, the new camera sensor technology debuting on the Galaxy S5, as an evolutionary leap over the BSI sensors found in most mobile devices these days.<p>We’ve explained ISOCELL in detail here, touching on the technical features that should enable an ISOCELL-equipped camera to take …

Two Gamers Aim To Transform Hospital Performance Evaluation

Key evidence suggests that as hospital systems in the US reach a crisis point – involving the transition to value-based purchasing and tying Medicare and Medicaid dollars to performance – quality of care must improve. In many ways hospital employees have become the most important piece of the …

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The 2014 Sony World Photography Awards

The Sony World Photography Awards, an annual competition hosted by the World Photography Organisation, has recently announced its shortlist of winners. This year's contest attracted more than 140,000 entries from 166 countries. The organizers have been kind enough to share some of their shortlisted …

Paradise Lost and Found in Northern Kenya

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>For a recent birthday, writer David Lansing received an unusual gift from a friend–a well-worn book with the great title <i>I Married Adventure</i>, purchased at auction because his acquaintance like the book’s cover: a zebra-stripe pattern.<p>The memoir, published in 1940, sat …