Manuel Antonio Nava

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A guy who runs an 8-figure business explains how to tell if you should be an employee or an entrepreneur

While sharing top marketing tips on OkDork, I founded AppSumo and Sumo, which is now an 8-figure business. (Before that, I saw what it's like to build a business as employee #30 at Facebook and employee #4 at Mint.com.)<p>For all the freedom to choose your own schedule, there are 90+ hour …

Entrepreneurship

Nirav Modi: a marriage of East and West

On a balmy afternoon in spring, the air in Jodhpur, Rajasthan’s blue city, is thick with the scent of jasmine. The sun sets early here, and from the steps of the Maharaja of Jodhpur’s palace the exotic plants and grasses of his gardens begin to slip into darkness.<p>Below us in the palace grounds, the …

3.2 million debit cards compromised in India as banks investigate security breaches

If you use a debit card issued by an Indian bank, you will want to keep your eyes peeled for any unrecognizable transactions.<p>Several Indian banks are …

Hackers release source code for a powerful DDoS app called Mirai

After doing heavy damage to KrebsOnSecurity and other web servers the creator of the Mirai botnet, a program designed to harness insecure IoT devices to run massive denial of service attacks, has apparently released the source code on Github.<p>The compact C code is designed to run on IP cameras and …

Like Drones? When You See This New Sport, You'll Cry Happy Tears

Using your drone to surf might just become the hottest new sport you're about to fall in love with.<p>There's something delicious about surfing. Maybe it's the way you feel like the water's alive beneath you, connected to and communicating with you. Maybe it's the exhilaration you feel from the …

Drones

How drones are being used to make money in Southern California

Drones have captured the imagination of fun-loving Southern Californians of all ages, and their utility goes far beyond recreation. They also make …

We found Amazon's secret drone testing site hidden in the English countryside

Amazon's delivery drones are being put through their paces at a secret location in the heart of the English countryside.<p>Daniel Buchmueller, the cofounder of Prime Air, Amazon's drone business , told journalists at a press event last month that Amazon's largest outdoor drone test site was somewhere …

Jeff Bezos

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Reviews Show Apple Has Work To Do

More than ever, Apple has its work cut out for it with next two iterations of the iPhone. That’s the message some Galaxy Note 7 reviews are sending.<p>A quick canvassing of reviews this week yielded more than a few unflattering hardware comparisons with the iPhone 6/6s/6s Plus. Of course, Apple could …

Wild and Weird, Drone Racing May Be the Sport of the Future

The second National Drone Racing Championship was contested on August 7 on Governors Island in New York City. The winner was one Zachry Thayer, who …

1 Science-Based Technique That Will Improve Every Email You Write

A book author and highly respected consultant offers a way to make your emails more appealing.<p>I've been making a mistake in how I've composed emails, and the solution to the problem is ground-breaking to say the least.<p>Brain science has started intersecting with our everyday lives, helping us …

Autodesk looks to future with investments in 3D robotic drones and IoT as a service

When you think of Autodesk, you probably think of desktop software and traditional manufacturing, but the company is trying hard to change that perception, and today it announced the first three investments from its $100 million Forge Fund, which includes a 3D robotics drone company, an on-demand …

Why Startup CEOs Should Never Get Too Passionate

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtfuland influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Xiaomi unveils its first drone — and it costs just $450 for a 4K video model

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi officially unveiled its first drone today, ending a week of teasers about it, and the low price of the product might bring some serious competition to the space.<p>Like other Xiaomi products, the company didn’t actually create the Mi Drone itself. Instead it is working …

Meet the next sport of the modern age: Drone racing

HAWTHORNE, Calif. (AP) — Decked out in high-tech goggles, pilot Steve Zoumas dives low and sees the final gate zooming toward him: a 20-foot-tall …

Drones

Google's self-driving car project is on a hiring spree

Google is on a hiring spree - only not all of its openings are for programmers or web designers. The internet giant is ramping up its self-driving car project, listing 36 jobs under its Google X project. Among them are positions in manufacturing and engineering related to developing systems …

Scientists say this simple psychological shift can help you achieve your goals

Fortunately, you'll have plenty of opportunities to redeem yourself, even before January 1, 2017.<p>The key? Be on the lookout for days that seem like transition points.<p>In doing so, you'll be harnessing the power of what researchers call the "fresh-start effect." Whenever we feel like there's a chance …

Employment

There's Black Friday, There's Cyber Monday, And Then There's Amazon.com

Amazon.com, the great disrupter of the retail industry, has now disrupted one of the biggest shopping days of the year, Black Friday. Rather than a one day holiday, Amazon turned Black Friday into an eight-day sales extravaganza with special deals announced every five minutes. In addition they …

eCommerce

Best drone 2018: the top 12 drones for 4K video, next-level selfies, racing and more

By Derek Adams<p>You have landed on T3's guide to the best drone (or unmanned aerial vehicle/UAV, as absolutely nobody outside of the military calls …

Drones

It Won't Be Long Before Drones Start Winning Olympic Gold Medals In Table Tennis

Everyone assumes that one day robotic arms will be dominating human opponents at the inevitable Cyber Olympics. If IBM’s research division has …

Mining (And Learning) With The 21 Bitcoin Computer

A few days ago a $400 charge hit my credit card and Amazon notified me that my 21.co bitcoin computer was on its way.<p>Essentially a Raspberry Pi connected with a custom bitcoin-mining ASIC and a heatsink, the computer is one of the most interesting MVPs in modern memory. While you could easily …

In Greece, Driverless Buses Are Now Accepting Passengers

An automated bus program goes with the flow of traffic<p>Greek commuters have a new way to get to work: a completely driverless bus that operates within normal traffic. The buses are part of a program that has been running in Trikala, Greece, since earlier this summer, but so far they’ve only been …

Commuting

'​Human' robot Pepper proves popular again and sells out in less than a minute in Japan

Pepper, one of the world’s first personal robots to understand human emotion, has flown off shelves in Japan<p>Japan’s first life-size personal robot with the ability to understand feelings has again sold out within a minute of going on sale.<p>‘Pepper’, which can live autonomously in a person's home, …

This Hypersonic Plane Concept Could Cross Atlantic In Under An Hour

Flight of fancy<p>How fast should a plane cross the Atlantic? When Charles Lindbergh did it in 1927, it took him, via the Spirit of St. Louis, 33 hours, 30 minutes, 29.8 seconds. Direct flights on large jets today last around six and a half hours. The (now defunct) supersonic Concorde could do it in …

Aviation

This lab makes phone batteries that charge in 30 seconds

Welcome to the lab where scientists are building smartphone batteries that fully charge your phone in 30 seconds -- and electric-car batteries …

iPhone 6s Reviews: 'Performance Beast' with a 'Truly Great' Camera Gives Enough Reasons to Upgrade

With the launch of the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus just three days away on September 25, the first round of reviews for the new smartphones have begun showing up online. Most sites have been able to experience the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus for about a week, and have largely come away with positive …

Mobile Technology

Sorry Samsung, the Galaxy S6 may have a major hardware fault

The Samsung Galaxy S6 may borrow its physical form factor, software design, and, yes, even EarPods from the iPhone 6, but there’s one thing Samsung …

Phones

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La segunda 3D Printer Party de impresoras 3D vuelve en abril con un especial Educación - Noticias de León | ILEÓN.COM

La ciudad de León acogerá durante los días 10, 11 y 12 de abril el segundo encuentro de aficionados y profesionales de la Impresión 3D, la 3D Printer …

X-Carve: Inventables Launches New Line of Workshop CNC Machines

Inventables is known for the open-source, easily-modded Shapeoko 2 CNC machine. Today, they break ways with that brand as they launch their own machine, dubbed X-Carve, and with it bring a number of upgrades and new features to the DIY subtractive-manufacturing community.<p>The Shapeoko line began …

Printing

Samsung's new Gear VR is smaller, sharper, but still not for everyone

The HTC Vive might've stolen some of Samsung's thunder, but it bears reminding that the latter did announce a new VR headset earlier this week. Sure, the Gear VR for the Galaxy S6 is only slightly different from the original Note 4 edition, but even minor tweaks can spell big improvement. It's …