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Tai Lopez Shares 7 Steps to Launch a Business With No Money or Experience

How to go from idea to paying customers in one to eight weeks.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last year, 310 out of 100,000 people on average created new businesses each month in the U.S., according to the 2017 Kauffman Index of Startup Activity. Most entrepreneurs …

30 Behaviors That Will Make You Unstoppable | Inc.com

A lot of people are good at what they do. Some are even elite. A <i>select few</i> are completely unstoppable.<p>Those who are unstoppable are in their own world. They don't compete with anyone but themselves. You never know what they will do -- only that you will be forced to respond. Even though they don't …

Motivation

11 books the US Army's top officer recommends to help understand the world

Secretary James Mattis has been heralded as a "warrior monk" for his prodigious knowledge and voracious reading habits.<p>But Mattis, a retired Marine general, is not the only US military officer who has supplemented his martial knowledge with academic achievement.<p>In that spirit, the US Army has …

Watch the Army test upgraded armor vehicles meant to counter increased Russian firepower

Army personnel recently traveled from Germany to the Aberdeen Proving Ground in Maryland for testing and training on new variants of the Stryker Infantry Carrier Vehicle.<p>The soldiers tested out Strykers armed with a 30 mm cannon as well as with a common remote-operated weapons station that allows …

Here’s Where You Can See Every Total Solar Eclipse for the Next 50 Years

A total solar eclipse will obscure the sun in parts of 14 states across the U.S. on Aug. 21, a rare event that’s been called the “Great American …

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

8 Things the 1% Do That the 99% Doesn't | Inc.com

Success is not a coincidence. It is achieved on purpose.<p>The difference between what makes some people successful and others not successful is that the highly accomplished have learned to do what the majority of people do not.<p>Let's look at the 8 top things they do that set them apart from all the …

Total solar eclipse 2017: 6 bizarre things that will happen

Things get a little weird during an eclipse. Here are six things to look for.<p>While there are many superstitions about eclipses, there are also a lot of weird things that happen during an eclipse that are completely real -- and super cool. Here are six incredible things to look for during the …

What’s new in iOS 11 beta 5? Hands-on with 20 features and changes [Video]

iOS 11 beta 5 has been released to developers, and as expected, it contains quite a few changes and tweaks. A new FaceTime dial out tone makes an appearance for the first time, along with an updated iPad multitasking splash screen, and a needed security enhancement for trusting connected computers. …

New device can heal with a single touch, and even repair brain injuries

A new device developed at The Ohio State University can start healing organs in a "fraction of a second," researchers say.<p>The technology, known as Tissue Nanotransfection (TNT), has the potential to save the lives of car crash victims and even deployed soldiers injured on site. It's a dime-sized …

Cell Biology

Chinese University Unveils Third-Generation DNA Sequencer That Will Cut Cost of Genetic Identification

(Yicai Global) Aug. 2 -- Associate professor He Jiankui of the Southern University of Science and Technology of China (SusTech) unveiled his …

Genetics

New King Stallion helicopter boosts Marines’ aerial power

King Stallion, the U.S. Marine Corps’ ultra-powerful new helo, can carry an astonishing three times more weight than its predecessor.<p>The Marine Corps will be able to move more Marines, more rapidly from a ship to join the fight in a war zone. With the new helicopter, Marines will also be also to …

From Rockets to DNA – From SpaceX to CRISPR

<b>With CRISPR being one of the most significant discoveries in genome engineering history, many scientists are now turning towards it as a basic</b> …

Google Reveals Automatic Machine Learning: A.I. Can Create Itself

This month Google revealed a major new approach to A.I. development that seems to call out to the most sensational and apocalyptic predictions in all …

Machine Learning

How to set up a DIY home security system

3 ways to protect your house<p>You don't have to invest in a multimillion dollar surveillance system to keep an eye on your property and possessions. In fact, you might be able to do the job with gadgets you already own, paired with free software. We've collected three types of systems you can pick …

Raspberry Pi

This adorable underwater drone swims like a fish, and doesn’t cost a fortune

When you think of consumer drones, the image of a quadcopter zooming above the treetops probably comes to mind, but drones can come in all shapes, …

SOFIC slideshow: 13 eye-popping weapons on display

The annual four-day Special Operations Forces Industry Conference (SOFIC) was jam-packed with options to give SOF teams new tech advantages they can use against the enemy.<p>It featured a wide range of vehicles for Special Operations Forces including this Christini All Wheel Drive Motorcycle.<p>While …

Get Ready For India's Internet Boom

To witness India’s accelerated transformation into one of the world’s biggest eCommerce markets, drop in on Mumbai during lunchtime. Beginning in April, the century-old network of delivery men, called <i>dabbawalas</i>, who ferry lunch boxes from people’s homes to their offices, also started delivering …

As Sleep Improves, So Does An Injured Brain

For patients with serious brain injuries, there's a strong link between sleep patterns and recovery.<p>A study of 30 patients hospitalized for moderate to severe traumatic brain injuries found that sleep quality and brain function improved in tandem, researchers reported Wednesday in the journal</i> …

Encryption App 'Signal' Fights Censorship With a Clever Workaround

Any subversive software developer knows its app has truly caught on when repressive regimes around the world start to block it. Earlier this week the …

Privacy

Local Motors unveils 3D printed autonomous car with drone

Engineers from Local Motors have recently found a way to utilize a self-driving car, a 3D printer and a drone, all together in one amazing machine.<p>Working directly with Grant Imahara of Mythbusters, the engineers have produced a 3D printed, autonomous vehicle that comes equipped with its own 3D …

New Atlas

In an effort to combat poaching, drone technology has been paired with software and techniques used by astronomers in a system designed to …

Disturbing Photos of American Oilfields Look Like Abstract Expressionism

Using satellite imagery Mishka Henner's '18 Pumpjacks' turns the oil industry into abstract art.<p><i>Mishka Henner, Eighteen Pumpjacks, (2012). API 02914653 Mountain View, CA.</i><p>In Kansas, California, and Texas there are hundreds of oilfields which have made an indelible mark on the landscape. 18 of them …

Illinois Sees The Light -- Retains Nuclear Power

Last Thursday, December 1st, the Illinois State Legislature passed a measure that will allow continued operation of two of the state’s six nuclear power plants.<p>In a nail-biter more reminiscent of overtime at the Super Bowl, the Illinois State Legislature passed The Future Energy Jobs Bill (SB 2814) …

Energy

‘Shark Tank’ investor Chris Sacca calls this 15-year old founder who works 130 hours a week ‘pure hustle’

But if you're Stefan Stokic, a 15-year old high school sophomore from Jackson, Mississippi, that's part of your every day language — and perhaps, the idea for a future rocketship startup.<p>In fact, Stokic already has a startup called Slik, cofounded by fellow 14-year old student Soroush Ghodsi, and …

The company behind these pocket-sized military surveillance drones just got bought for $134 million

The Black Hornet is small enough to fit in the palm of your hand.<p>The leading maker of thermal imaging sensors, Flir, bought a Norwegian drone maker for $134 million, the company announced Wednesday.<p>Flir acquired Prox Dynamics, which makes the Black Hornet, a tiny nano-drone used by the military and …

Everything You Need to Know About the Market Potential for Industrial Drones

While drones may have hit a saturation point in the consumer markets, the industrial markets have barely dipped their toes in the water.<p>In this clip from <i>Industry Focus: Energy</i>, Taylor Muckerman and Dylan Lewis talk about how the energy and industrials sectors are using drones today, why many of the …

Oil & Gas Industry

What Is EmDrive, NASA's New Space Engine?

NASA is going to Mars, perhaps as early as 2033. It won't be a short trip, however, at least not with current technology.<p>According to a recent <b>Boeing</b> (NYSE: BA) presentation on NASA's plan for a manned mission to Mars, the best time to launch a spaceship from Earth to Mars is during "Mars …

UX Trends 2017: Experts Bet On AI, Chatbots And VR

Last year, I wrote about the top web design trends to watch in 2016. My predictions received a lot of attention and questions about what’s next not only in the web design but UX design world.<p>I reached out to 10 UX design experts and asked them to share their opinion on what’s going to be the …

Chatbots

Elon Musk Is the Most Admired Leader in Technology

In a new survey of hundreds of startup founders, 23% said they admired Tesla and SpaceX head Elon Musk more than any other tech leader. Amazon’s Jeff …