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Paul McCartney releases Jaunt's First 360-Degree VR Video

A concert video from music legend Sir Paul McCartney is the first publicly available content from cinematic virtual reality startup Jaunt. Owners of Google Cardboard and a compatible Android device can download a free app to watch McCartney perform “Live and Let Die” at Candlestick Park through an …

Why Yelp's CEO Turned Down Google

Jeremy Stoppelman spent his teenage years leafing through business magazines and dreaming of running his own business. Today, he’s at the helm of …

Starting a business | Financial Times

Going to business school is no longer just about getting on in big business, but about starting a business of your own.<p>Just under a third of …

Startup Success Tips from Today's Tech Executives

Credit: Rawpixel/Shutterstock<p>For every new tech startup that launches, there's one that fails, sometimes before it ever has a chance to get off the …

A new newspaper for all schools

News<p>Three schools at the centre of allegations of tipping-off over the date of Ofsted inspections have been cleared in an internal investigation by …

Great Businesses Don’t Start With a Plan

You want to start a business. So you need a plan, right? No. Not really.<p>As part of the research for a book I’m co-authoring — <i>Heart, Smarts, Guts, and Luck</i>, due out in August from HBR Press — my colleagues and I interviewed and surveyed hundreds of successful entrepreneurs around the globe to better …

Entrepreneurs Confess Their Worst Decisions --Â Part 2

Missteps and bad decisions are part of being an entrepreneur. Here are eight bad decisions you can learn from.<p><i>Founder Confessions is a weekly series brought to you by StartupsAnonymous.com, a place where entrepreneurs can share stories, confess and ask questions anonymously. This series features a</i> …

Entrepreneurship

The Real Reason Most Entrepreneurs Succeed

It's not capital or connections or a great idea. Those certainly help, but this matters most.<p>On a beautiful summer evening, treading water about 500 yards from shore as the sun sank toward the horizon, I realized I was going to drown.<p>It started innocently enough. I was drafted onto a cornhole team …

Entrepreneurship

8 Things You Should Never, Ever Include in a Pitch Deck

You have perfected your pitch and are feeling confident. But before you step into that big meeting, there are a few common stumbling blocks you should be aware of.<p>We asked eight YEC what you should never, ever include on those slides (no matter how tempting).

50 Best Websites for Entrepreneurs

For entrepreneurs, time is especially precious. Every wasted minute is a lost opportunity for networking, growing the business, and of course making money.<p>There are many websites out there that can help entrepreneurs grow a bigger, better business--but there are many more time-suck websites. How …

7 Questions That Entrepreneurs Must Be Prepared to Answer

Pitching investors, here are a few questions that you need to know before going in for the pitch!<p>Unless you're fortunate enough to be able to fund a startup on your own, you are going to have to seek investors to help get your business up and running. The problem is if you fail at your pitch, you …

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How Your Job Can Make You a Great Entrepreneur

Want to be a successful business owner? Start practicing as an employee.<p>A great job that allows you to grow can help make you a wonderful entrepreneur. Not only can it teach you about your field, but it also allows you to learn on someone else's dime. But just being a part of a company isn't …

Book Review Site for Librarians in Public Libraries and School Libraries

<b>The Crooked Staircase</b> <br>by Dean Koontz<p>In the third Jane Hawk novel, the renegade FBI agent continues her relentless pursuit of the people behind the …

Something Called 'The Race To Zero' Is Scaring A Lot Of Tech Companies

There's so much competition in the cloud industry that cloud companies keep cutting their prices, even while they increase their storage limits.<p>There are a couple of reasons for this. For one, computer storage keeps getting cheaper. A gigabyte's worth of storage on a hard drive in 1993 cost more …

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Think you know how to Google? Here are 36 search tips you probably don’t know about

Google is kind of a big deal, to say the least. The tech giant has blossomed over the course of the past decade, quickly becoming part of the global …

Facebook faces investigation for its creepy psychology study

Predictably, lots of people haven't been too thrilled that Facebook manipulated the newsfeeds of almost 700,000 users to see if being exposed to positive or negative stories affected their moods. But while the author of the controversial study has since apologised, Facebook's skulduggery hasn't …

Does 'Hookup Culture' Hurt Women?

In the past few years, there’s been shift in gender roles among high school and college students, one where modern young women eschew what-can-be …

Spike Lee edits together footage of NYPD chokehold victim with scene from “Do the Right Thing”

<b>Spike Lee (Reuters/Lucas Jackson)</b><p>In a a heartbreaking video, Spike Lee makes a powerful statement about police brutality<p>Sarah Gray<p>July 21, 2014 10:30pm (UTC)<p>Last week, Eric Garner, a 43-year-old father of six living in Staten Island, died after a police officer put him in a chokehold. Garner, who …

British Police Used A Secret Unit To Spy On Activists For 40 Years

The report was written by Derbyshire Chief Constable Mick Creedon, who is tasked with investigating The Met.<p>The Special Demonstration Squad (later renamed Special Duties Squad) was formed in 1968 and disbanded in 2008. It had one main task, the report says: To secretly infiltrate political or …

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