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Learn Enough Git to Be Dangerous

Learn to Tech<p>Learning to be technically sophisticated is the most important skill of the 21st century. We hope to reach and inspire as many people as …

Tutorials

Telephone APIs: OAuth requirements

The telephone and billing APIs provide access to the user's Google Voice balance and allow applications to place calls on the user's behalf, possibly …

How an Introvert Networked His Way to a Few Million in Revenue

The concept of ‘networking’ can have negative connotations, conjuring up an image of a business card collector flashing a fake grin at everyone they …

Networking

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I earn over $100,000 a year as a freelance writer — here's where I tell aspiring writers to start

Good news: Not only is freelance writing fun and profitable, it's also easier than you think. I started with no experience and no clue what I was doing, and ended up making over $100,000 in my second year.<p>The key to getting started is knowing which jobs to look for, where to find them, and how to …

Employment

15 free games that will help you learn how to code

Online learning has come a long way in the last few years. There are interactive courses, tons of online tutorials, and one of my personal favorite ways to practice coding: games.<p>While a game alone probably isn't going to teach you everything you need to know about coding, it can be a really …

JavaScript

How I Came Up With a Million-Dollar Ecommerce Idea in 20 Minutes

If people are lining up for a product, figure out how to make the line shorter and they'll buy from you.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Several years ago I started a hip-hop jewelry ecommerce store. My most popular products were “grillz.” For the unfamiliar, those are …

eCommerce

These 25 Companies Want You to Work From Home

<i>Editors' pick: Originally published June 9.</i><p>As professionals demand work flexibility, more and more U.S. companies are giving employees the …

Fort Lauderdale

What lies beneath: an introvert’s guide to fiction – and life

In our self-help age, shyness can seem like an obstacle to be overcome. But as Agatha Christie, Alan Bennett, Morrissey and others have shown, being tongue-tied can spur writers and artists on to greatness<p>From Roald Dahl to Harper Lee, six books for shy readers<p>Shyness seems an obvious theme for a …

Literature

8 books you must read to become a better writer

All good writers know the best way to improve your writing is to write. And the second best way?<p>Study the craft.<p>Reading books can take you farther  —  and faster  — on your journey toward becoming a better writer. For a few dollars and a few hours of your time, you can absorb the strategies and …

Writing

Study: How Fish Fins Evolved to Become Human Fingers

While there are a number of theories of how life on Earth began (perhaps in hydrothermal vents at the bottom of oceans), one hypothesis is that …

Here are the real best things to do in New York City, according to locals

There are thousands of things to do in this massive city — whether it's your first or 15th time visiting.<p>To help narrow down the long to-do list for every trip, we asked locals for insider tips on the truly best things to do in the city.

New York City

25 book recommendations from some of the smartest people in tech

Our goal has always been to give you rare, unprecedented access to the people shaping the tech industry— specifically, the advice that they've gained through experience, or used to get where they are today.<p>So when we sat down earlier this year to double down on this mission, we wondered who these …

Books

The Best Books of 2016 (So Far)

<i>This week, Vulture is looking back at the best entertainment releases so far in 2016. To date we’ve touched on albums, video games, and comics. Now</i> …

Great 1950s horror sci-fi novel, The Mind Thing, now on Kindle

When I was in junior high school, I joined the Science Fiction Book Club. One of the books I got from the club was an anthology that included several …

Science Fiction

Pack These Pages: Three Must-Reads For Summer

In honor of summer and our hope for some leisurely reads, we've been talking to booksellers across the country — and they have a lot of suggestions.<p>So imagine your favorite summer reading spot, and get ready to "Pack These Pages." Our first guide is Harriet Logan, owner of Loganberry Books in …

Books

The Best Books of 2016, So Far

We asked our contributors for their favorite reads published this year so far. Let’s take a look:<p><i>13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl</i> by Mona Awad …

Books

Your Diet Might Be Causing Anxiety and Depression

You are what you eat. We’ve known this for a long time. Michael Pollan’s observation took it a step further: you are what what you eat eats. This is …

Wellness

If you want to be like Warren Buffett and Bill Gates, adopt their voracious reading habits

Want to know one habit ultra-successful people have in common?<p>They read. A lot.<p>In fact, when Warren Buffett was once asked about the key to success, he pointed to a stack of nearby books and said, “Read 500 pages like this every day. That’s how knowledge works. It builds up, like compound interest. …

Bill Gates

Omega 3 Fatty Acids Offer an Affordable Way to Reduce Effects of Traumatic Brain, Spinal Cord Injuries

The omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) found in seafood and marine oils called EPA and DHA may offer a simple, affordable way to reduce the …

6 Herbs and Supplements for Depression

Alternative remedies for depression<p>The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a number medications for the treatment of depression. If …

what does dying feel like?

8 Ways to Sell Digital Magazine Subscriptions

How to sell digital magazines online as the demand for many platforms risesIt’s amazing to look back just 5 or so years ago, when digital magazines …

Selling

Rythm Debuts Dreem, the World's First Active Wearable to Improve Sleep Quality

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Mar 3, 2016) - Rythm, a neurotechnology company that merges neuroscience with advanced technology to enhance human …

UnitedHealth And Qualcomm Launch Wearable Device Coverage Plan

Health insurance giant UnitedHealth Group and big chipmaker Qualcomm are rolling out nationwide a wellness health benefit that links patients and their wearable devices to a plan that offers cash rewards for reaching health goals and specific outcomes.<p>UnitedHealthcare MotionUnitedHealthcare Motion …

Health Care

Avegant Glyph review: A wearable cinema for serious movie fans

The idea behind the Avegant Glyph is pretty simple. It's a $699 portable, wearable movie theater. And if you're thinking it looks more like a pair of Beats than a cinema screen, there's good reason: It moonlights as a pair of regular headphones, of course, though video viewing is why you'd want to …

FBI says car hacking is a real risk

Security researchers have shown they can take over steering and disable the brakes of moving vehicles.<p>If you're not already worried about your car being hacked, you really should be, the US government says.<p>Connected cars are becoming "increasingly vulnerable" to cyberattack, according to an …

Traffic Safety

Been Traumatized? Here's How PTSD Rewires the Brain

We tend to float about our lives, worrying about little inconveniences. But if the space inside your head is generally a peaceful one, count yourself …

A Start-Up That Lets You Buy Your Girlfriend’s Affection Is Finally Here

The newest development in Silicon Valley innovation.<p>We’re mere months into 2016, but already, this year is proving to be a hotbed of Silicon Valley disruption and innovation. Just last week, a $700 WiFi-enabled smart juicer became the talk of the town, raising $120 million from esteemed …

Silicon Valley

The Cap That Can Help Prevent Hair Loss From Chemo Is Now Available

Last October we told you about DigniCap, a new device promising to help cancer patients keep their hair during chemotherapy. The cap works by cooling down the patient's scalp, which slows cell turnover in the hair follicles that chemo normally attacks. It also constricts blood vessels to limit the …

Cancer