Michael Moran

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iPhone Photography Awards Winners Revealed

Photographers of the Year iPhone Photography Awards. First place, Sounds of the old town.<br>Michał Koralewski<p>1 of 17<p>LightBox NewsletterSign up to …

An insightful warning about the many unforeseen disasters technology might someday bring

<i>The following passage comes from "A Dangerous Master: How to Keep Technology from Slipping Beyond Our Control" by Wendell Wallach.</i><p>SOCIAL DISRUPTIONS, PUBLIC HEALTH AND ECONOMIC CRISES, environmental damage, and personal tragedies all made possible by the adoption of new technologies will increase …

High-Frequency Trading

The Fundamentals on How to Build Muscle and Burn Fat Simultaneously

A lot of people fail to understand the importance of having both the benefits of building muscle and burning fat. Oftentimes people get the wrong end …

How the Navy SEALs Train for Leadership Excellence

Almost every world-class, high-performance organization takes training and education seriously. But Navy SEALs go uncomfortably beyond. They’re obsessive and obsessed. They are arguably the best in the world at what they do. Their dedication to relentless training and intensive preparation, …

6 Insanely Fit Guys Reveal One Thing They Do Each Day

Tap these everyday fitness secrets of the world’s most in-shape men<p>We found six of the fittest men on the planet and asked them a simple question: What’s one thing you do each day that improves your fitness?<p>Take a cue from their routines—and reach the best shape of your life.<p><b>Related:</b> RIPTENSITY: …

You should be using these browser extensions to keep yourself safe online

The invention of the internet made it easy to do amazing things online, like buying junk in a single click, but unfortunately that also came with consequences, like companies being able track your every move as you browse.<p>You might not know it, but every website you visit is using one or more …

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Cofounder, Socialbakers<p>In its early days, Facebook felt like the Wild West to marketers. The avalanche of consumer eyeballs to the site was tantalizing, but it was tough to make sense of it as a branding opportunity or measure the effectiveness of advertising efforts on the social network. Jan …

Daily Meditation: Gloria

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.<p>Today's meditation features a rendition of "Gloria" sung by music ensemble the Benedictine Monks of St. …

Meditation

24 Craft Breweries Every Beer Lover Should Know

We found the 24 coolest American craft brewers making waves in the industry, from a Latin American-style <i>cervecería</i> in Chicago to a sustainable brewery in Maui that uses local Hawaiian ingredients to make its brews.<p>A brewery is considered a craft brewery if it produces fewer than 6 million barrels a …

Cape Cod

Anatomy of a racist revolution: How the GOP was hijacked by small-state bigotry

<b>(AP/Jacquelyn Martin/Chris Carlson)</b><p>In some ways, it’s a tale as old as America: state vs. federal power. But 50 years ago, something sinister happened<p>Conor Lynch<p>May 11, 2015 4:35pm (UTC)<p>This story has been corrected since it was originally published.<p>Since the United States Constitution was signed …

Civil Rights

How to Be More Productive and Eliminate Time-Wasting Activities by Using the 'Eisenhower Box'

Dwight Eisenhower lived one of the most productive lives you can imagine.<p>Eisenhower was the 34th president of the United States, serving two terms from 1953 to 1961. During his time in office, he launched programs that directly led to the development of the Interstate Highway System in the United …

Time Management

The next generation of entrepreneurs will need more open platforms

Last week I wrote about the way specific technologies have lowered the barriers to entrepreneurship worldwide: Amazon Web Services, Google Drive (and Google Search), mobile devices combined with widespread wireless Internet service, and Facebook.<p>Most of these tools are what author Jonathan Zittrain …

Entrepreneurship

6 Companies that get teamwork right

Effective teamwork in the modern workplace isn’t easy. With remote teams and teammates and growth that is sometimes unprecedented, getting teamwork …

Battle-Tested Startup Advice From 6 Awesome Entrepreneurs

You never really know what it’s like to launch a business until you’ve done it. Still, getting advice from a seasoned business owner can certainly help you know what to expect.<p>We talked to the six finalists who are in the running to win the title of National Small Business Person of the Year as …

Entrepreneurship

25 daily habits that will make you smarter

In the Quora thread, "What would you do to be a little smarter every single day?", readers shared the habits they follow to fuel their brains.<p>Here are some simple actions that could help you become a smarter person.<p>Think about how to reduce poverty, how to solve a daily problem you have, …

Success

4 Types of Running Workouts (and Why You Should Be Doing Them All)

Reinvigorate your workouts to go longer, run faster, and drop pounds<p>If you’re like most guys, you’re a creature of habit: You go to bed at 11 p.m., hit the john after your morning joe, and run the same loop at the same speed.<p>That’s great for sleeping and pooping, but not so good for your fitness or …

Is the Federal Government Ready for War Against the American People? | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

<i>Prior to even the beginning of the Jade Helm provocation strategically announced months in advance for the purpose of triggering reactionary alarm</i> …

Big Data: The Management Revolution

Artwork: Tamar Cohen, Happy Motoring, 2010, silk screen on vintage road map, 26″ x 18″<p><i>“You can’t manage what you don’t measure.”</i><p>There’s much wisdom in that saying, which has been attributed to both W. Edwards Deming and Peter Drucker, and it explains why the recent explosion of digital data is so …

On the Red Couch with Gear Patrol Founder & Editor-in-Chief Eric Yang

<i>After a serious skiing accident in 2006, Eric Yang couldn’t stop thinking about his damaged gear. Rather than focus on recovery, Yang laid in bed with his laptop, researching replacement options for his beloved equipment. He started to keep a collection of his best finds in a spreadsheet, which he</i> …

Alternative Medicine

6 Marketing Moves Small Businesses Can Borrow From Big Companies

<i>By Robert Sofia</i><p>Established businesses have one obvious advantage over their younger counterparts: Deep pockets.<p>Fortunately, what today’s small business lacks in budget can be made up for with strategy and a few carefully chosen tools. Here are six smart marketing ideas gleaned from my experience …

Steve Blank On Why Most Startups Fail, And It's Got Nothing To Do With Technology

When well-known entrepreneur Steve Blank took the stage at Qualcomm’s San Diego headquarters last week, it felt a little like a rock star was in the house. The audience was chock full of current and aspiring startup founders, many of them engineers (this was Qualcomm’s stage, after all….).<p>Blank is …

100 Incredible Resources For Tech Entrepreneurs And Startups

Note: Please support the creator of this article by viewing it on DailyTekk.com (where I originally published it)!<p>Dude. Startups are hard. But they …

Why A Corporate Culture of 'Kindness' Is Great For Your Brand

Last week I wrote about how you can make employees proud to represent your brand, and part of that has to do with your culture. Some companies create an authentic culture that works uniquely for them. When other companies try to replicate it they fail. Some successful companies have a <i>je ne sais</i> …

How to Market Your Business on a Small Budget

Looking to learn how to market your business without spending a thousands of dollars on ads? I’ve gotchu!<p>Whether you’re just starting out in business …

Why happiness is infectious: you can actually smell joy

Utrecht University in the Netherlands found that odours produced by our bodies can communicate happiness to others<p>It is said that happiness is contagious and now scientists believe they may know why.<p>For the first time researchers have found that humans can pick up whether a person is feeling joyful …