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This Startup Is Helping Bars Reduce Waste by Analyzing Drinking Habits

'Smart Taps' are helping bars increase profits.<p>Beer taps have changed very little in over fifty years. But the next time you find yourself sitting at a bar, keep your eyes peeled for online connected "Smart Taps."<p>The Smart Tap is the brainchild of WeissBeerger, a company that is proudly turning …

Drunk Pilots: Should You Be Worried as a Business Traveler?

The arrest of two American pilots at Glasgow Airport points out that travelers don't entirely escape intoxication-related risks just because they fly instead of drive.<p>When you book a flight, you might worry about security procedures or whether your plane will be delayed. A drunk pilot? Probably not …

Passenger jets in near miss over Gatwick after airport controller misses plane on radar

A passenger jet taking off from Gatwick was involved in a near miss with another aircraft after one nearly caught up with the other when climbing.<p>Air Traffic Control at the London airport “forcefully instructed” the aircraft behind to cease its ascent and take a harsh right turn so that it did not …

Aviation

4 Foods That Can Calm Anxiety And 3 That Don't.

<b>Anxiety</b> has become so prevalent in today's world, it's now considered the norm rather than the unusual.<p>According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, anxiety disorders are the most common mental illness in the U.S., affecting 40 million adults in the United States age 18 and older, …

Why This Tech Startup Powerhouse Is Now Taking on the White House

After working at startups in Silicon Valley, Laura Weidman Powers and Tristan Walker co-founded CODE2040 in 2012 to take on the diversity gap in the …

15 ways your child's name sets them up for success — or failure

A host of research shows just how much your name can affect your lifetime success, from your hireability to your spending habits.<p>So it comes as little surprise then that there is a growing trend among parents called "namer's remorse" — one in five mothers say they regret the name they chose for …

8 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Learn Faster

I remember when I was younger how easy it was to learn. I could pickup a guitar and learn some basic chords in just a matter of days. I could speak a …

I'm Obsessively Afraid That I Might Kill My Parents

Harm OCD is the obsessive fear of not being able to stop yourself from doing something terrible.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE France.</i><p>It's not uncommon that, at some point in your life, you've been sitting and talking to someone when you flash on the image of doing something horrible to …

Mental Health

4 Lessons Learned from Scaling Up

Entrepreneurship is a journey that can teach you lessons that are rewarding in many ways.<p><i>Aidan Fitzpatrick is an Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) member from London and the founder of Reincubate, a leading app data company. We asked him some of the lessons he has learned throughout his</i> …

Use this Venn diagram to find your ultimate protein bar

Protein bars are a dime a dozen these days. (JK, they're actually pretty pricey.)<p>But really, the bars are everywhere. Drugstores, gas stations, Bed …

Would You Fast for 36 Straight Hours If It Increased Your Productivity?

It's kind of bananas, but some in Silicon Valley swear this improves their focus.<p>On the streets of Silicon Valley, free food flows like water. The cupboards filled to their brim with snacks, the fridges overflowing with with LaCroix, the catered lunches and on-site chefs.<p>That doesn't matter much to …

The effects of childhood bullying are even more chilling than we thought, says new study

Psychologists have known for years that bullying from a young age can manifest itself in adulthood, causing individuals to turn to drug abuse, …

This Crosswind Jet Takeoff Is Terrifying

Life can be rough, but at least you weren't on this plane for its wobbly takeoff.<p>In a crosswind landing, strong wind is hitting an aircraft at a perpendicular angle to the direction of the landing strip. This creates a unique challenge for the aircraft, which must figure out how to land straight on …

Cash-strapped startups are turning to a funding tactic used by oil and gas companies in the 1900s

Software-as-service companies have a great business model. Instead of one-off payments for software, these companies charge subscriptions, monthly or annual payments for delivering software through the browser. It gives them a predictable, ongoing stream of payments with plenty of room for …

Startups

7 Remarkably Powerful Keys to Happiness and Success (According to Science) | Inc.com

Do you ever feel like you're always striving towards something--like a doing well at a job, finishing a project, or even meeting a deadline--without fully reaping the potential benefits that come after attaining it because you're so burnt out? Chances are, you're not the only one.<p>Very often, people …

Self-improvement

A flawed missile defense system generates $2 billion in bonuses for Boeing - Los Angeles Times

From 2002 through early last year, the Pentagon conducted 11 flight tests of the nation’s homeland missile defense system.<p>In the carefully scripted exercises, interceptors of the Ground-based Midcourse Defense system, or GMD, were launched from underground silos to pursue mock enemy warheads high …

Vandenberg Air Force Base

3 Wealth Management Trends to Know About Now

<b>Updated November 2017</b> — Trends in wealth management are being fueled by dynamics at the center of wealth transfer. Financial needs are changing …

Finance

The Unprocrastination Challenge for September

This is the month you are going to kick procrastination’s butt.<p>And no, you can’t read this article later!<p>We are all victims of procrastination. It …

Dear Selena And Anyone With Panic Attacks: Try This Empowering Mind Trick

<i>This post was originally published for Self-Therapy Month on Techealthiest.</i><p>If you've ever had a panic attack, you would know that the experience is sheer terror.<p>It's so bad that the anticipation of future panic attacks is enough to trigger the panic itself.<p>That's pretty awful to say the least.<p>Throw …

Scientists Reveal “Happy” Breakfast to Prevent and Fight Depression! Check it out!

This article was republished with permission from yourhealthtube.com<p>Breakfast to prevent and fight depression is probably an ideal way to improve your mental health condition. Well, we all know that there is a great link between how we feel and what we eat – which is where the popular expression</b> …

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Use this app and you'll never miss a deadline again

We’ve all been there: you’re working on a big project, you think you know when everything needs to be done, and then you realize—you completely …

From drones to AKs, high technology to low politics.

This story originally appeared on May 27, 2015. The U.S. and Iran were once best friends. Washington saw the...<p>One hundred years ago, on the evening …

U.S. Army

Indonesia Is Pushed to Ban Alcohol for Health of Bodies, if Not Souls

JAKARTA, Indonesia — I.B. Agung Partha foresees an apocalypse, as he put it, on the Indonesian resort island of Bali.<p>The threat is not a plague of locusts, nor one of Bali’s dormant volcanos springing to life. It is in Jakarta, the Indonesian capital several hundred miles away, where Parliament is …

Asia

Why low interest rates are now doing more harm than good

Since the financial crisis, we have become used to living in a world of low interest rates. The official Bank of England interest rate was cut to 0.5pc over seven years ago and now it has been reduced further to 0.25pc.<p>Until recently, it was possible for long-term investors to earn better returns …

Economics

Yum Brands Is Selling a Stake in Its China Business for $460 Million

KFC and Pizza Hut owner Yum Brands (yum) said Chinese investment firm Primavera Capital and an affiliate of Alibaba Group Holding (baba) will buy a …

Apple unveils iOS 10 at WWDC 2016, refreshed design, Siri SDK, much more

Apple has officially announced iOS 10 at WWDC 2016. Craig Federighi started the announcement by sharing that iOS 10 features ten new tent pole features.<p>The first starts with the user experience. This starts with an all-new lock screen. The overall look has also been refreshed. Control Center looks …

Apps

10 Steps to Recovering After a Business Failure

Here are a few steps I took to reinvent myself after losing every penny in my bank account.<p>Not everything in life and business goes exactly as planned. That's because outside forces are constantly at work, creating situations and choices that lead us toward success or most often putting roadblocks …

Why Suicide Is the 7th Leading Cause Of Death For Men | Men's Health

In fact, more than 1 in 5 guys have not seen any kind of health professional in over a year, a report from the National Center for Health Statistics found.<p>That’s one reason National Men’s Health Week, which runs from June 13 to 19 this year, was created: to raise awareness for the preventable …

Meet Zenta, a next-generation wearable that promotes mindfulness

Child of the ’90s? Surely you remember mood rings, those delightful pieces of jewelry that promised to change color as often as you shifted emotions. …