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The Best Carbs for Weight Loss

Sadly, cronuts didn’t make the cut<p>Considering that you’re a smart, well read woman, you probably know at this point that carbs aren’t evil. Problem is, there are so many different kinds of them—fruits! breads! squashes!—that it’s hard to know exactly which ones are best if you’re looking to slim …

Nutrition

LookSee E-Ink Smart Bracelet Holds Its Image For Up To A Year (video)

Anyone who enjoys combining fashion with technology might be interested in a new E-Ink smart bracelet that has been unveiled at this year’s CES 2015 …

This Jeweled Locket Contains Earbuds Inside

Wearable tech just got a bit more chic. Stellé Audio just announced the Earbud Locket. This stylish octagonal crystal necklace on a dual chain has a …

TrackingPoint Takes Dead Aim At The Future Of Firearms Targeting

One cool but sunny afternoon in January, I drove an hour outside of Las Vegas to try out a magical new gun. The system was explained to me in detail, with the conclusion being that <i>anyone</i> could hit the bulls-eye. I was skeptical, but excited to try it out anyway.<p>I arrived at a massive shooting range …

Oil is freaking out the stock market

For many Americans, cheap gas is a godsend during the holidays. But it also has a dark side.<p>Markets have taken a nasty turn in recent days as investors grow anxious that the tumbling oil prices will spillover to the broader global economy. CNNMoney's Fear and Greed Index is in "extreme fear" mode. …

Cheney has no regrets

A defiant former Vice President Dick Cheney stood by his defense of the extreme interrogation techniques used by the CIA on detainees in the wake of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on Sunday, saying, "I would do it again in a minute."<p>Critics of the interrogation tactics -- detailed in a recently …

How Surface tablets are changing the way NFL coaches work

NFL sidelines are almost always entertaining to watch, but this year, it hasn’t been about the players and coaches — it's the new technology that has been catching viewers' eyes. If you've been watching NFL games at all this season, it's been hard to miss the bright blue Surface tablets, complete …

50 Inspirational Entrepreneurial Quotes

Entrepreneur and Connector<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No one ever said it was easy being an entrepreneur. Whether you're in the early stages of your statrup, just secured funding for your startup or you are ready for product launch, there will always be those three …

5 Things Entrepreneurs Know That Other Professionals Don’t | Inc.com

<i>Answer by Peter Baskerville, Wrote the Australian national qualification for Vocational Graduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship, teach it at Southbank Institute of Tech, on Quora,</i><p>Here are the things I have found to be true, but that my contemporaries in corporate, government and managerial-type …

Motivation

Wealth Gap Between Races Widened During Recession, Study Says

The Great Recession has widened the wealth gap among white, black and Hispanic Americans, with median net worth in white households increasing to 13 times that for African-Americans, a new Pew Research Center study shows.<p>The study also shows that from 2007 to 2013, the wealth of white households …

The Astonishing Trait That All Great Entrepreneurs Possess -- And You Can Too

The trait that great athletes and entrepreneurs possess is the ability to rebound under intense pressure. Athletes and entrepreneurs can overcome seemingly unbelievable and unsurmountable odds.<p>We fill our company with athletes from all walks of life. Our only requirement is that they play all-in …