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Italy’s prime minister is resigning. That could have big implications for Italy’s financial system.

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi is resigning after Italian voters rejected a constitutional reform proposal Renzi had avidly supported. His resignation could have big implications not only for Italian politics but also for the health of Italy’s banks and ultimately the future of Europe’s common …

Europe

A bunch of new startups are trying to make it cheaper and easier for immigrants to send money home

Every year, migrants send hundreds of billions of dollars worth of remittances back to friends and family in their home country. And there's a massive industry that facilitates these payments — and has for more than a century.<p>The legacy remittance industry has been long dominated by cash, which …

Mercedes-Benz now offers 960 horsepower of open-top fun … in luxury yacht form

Automakers and famed automotive designers have taken it upon themselves to step outside the world of vehicular creation lately, and while some …

The World's Most Affordable Cities

Some cities are cheap for a reason. Like Kyiv, Ukraine, seen here. A political crisis and a proxy war with Russia on its eastern border have destroyed the Ukrainian economy. Kyiv might be an attractive, and inexpensive place to live. But few foreigners are willing to come here. Investment firm UBS …

The 10 Most Critical Factors That Dictate Startup Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Startups are full of promise and excitement, but the flip side is, they’re also full of risk and uncertainty. There are a lot of great ideas out there that somehow never get off the ground, and, conversely, there are plenty of …

Entrepreneurship

Is the Theory of Disruption Dead Wrong?

Perhaps no sexier product has emerged from American business schools than the theory of disruptive innovation, introduced in 1997 by Harvard Business …

13 of the most impressive professors at Stanford

In fact, we named it the No. 2 college in America on this year's best colleges list.<p>The Ivy League of the West is an incubator for future tech stars and entrepreneurs and home to some of the world's most innovative researchers and teachers.<p>From writers to mathematicians, Stanford's professors are …

Artificial Intelligence

My dream smartphone launcher for driving

While Apple CarPlay and Google Auto are both really amazing, they suffer from one problem — you can’t use them unless you take your eyes off the …

How Peter Thiel Is Trying to Save the World

These startups are trying to beat Alzheimer's, cure viral diseases, and kill tumors with gold. One common thread: funding from Peter Thiel.<p>In 2010, Brian Frezza and D.J. Kleinbaum were four hours from leaving Silicon Valley for good. Since childhood, the two best friends had been incubating a …

The 4 Steps to Giving Her Multiple Orgasms

Use these tips and you may double—or triple—her pleasure<p>Giving a woman just <i>one</i> orgasm is cause for celebration. But any woman who can climax once can probably cross the finish line again—and again.<p>The ability to come more than once is biological gift exclusive to the fairer sex. A man has to wait …

5 Texts You Should Never Send Her

Unless, of course, you like to sleep on the couch

5 Ways She Plays Hard to Get

Playing coy is all part of the dating dance, but how do you know if she’s interested or just busy?

5 Things That Secretly Make Her Horny

Samsung 'Safety Truck' Makes It Easier For Drivers To See The Road Ahead Before Trying To Pass

It’s as simple as that: a wireless camera attached to the front of the truck, films the oncoming traffic, and sends the image to a video wall made out of four exterior monitors located on the back.<p>This way, the driver stuck behind the vehicle can have a better understanding of whether is safe to …

Daymond John: How I Spot Winners

This Shark Tank star has learned to spot entrepreneurial talent fast. The trick? Focus on the people, not the product.<p><i>It’s been a while since Daymond John lost his shirt on a business deal, even though he started his first company by giving shirts away. Back when the Fubu founder was just getting</i> …

What I Learned After Forty Companies Rejected Me After College

You’ve got about three years in your current gig, and you love it. But you are reminded every now and then that there is greener grass somewhere. You …

Employment

12 Signs You're Destined to Be an Entrepreneur

Wondering if entrepreneurship is right for you? Read through these 12 signs to find out.<p>Some people think they're born to be an entrepreneur; others see it as a skill anyone can learn. Regardless of where you stand on this debate, you can't argue with the fact that some people just know they're …

Why The Netherlands Is Telling Its Tech Startups To Leave The Country

Every nation with a modicum of ambition wants its own Silicon Valley. England touts its Silicon Roundabout and Silicon Fen, Ireland has its Silicon Docks, Germany’s built Silicon Allee in Berlin, Israel talks up its Silicon Wadi in Tel Aviv, France boasts a Silicon Sentier in Paris, and so on, and …

Startups

A 24-year-old entrepreneur spent 4 days with Richard Branson — here’s what she learned from him

The best part: Billionaire Virgin founder Richard Branson joined them.<p>Earlier this year, Cramer and her business partner Davide Russo, with whom she cofounded Glow Away, a glow-in-the-dark duvet cover for children, received a $20,000 loan from Virgin Startup, a not-for-profit company founded by …

If You Want To Grow Your Business, You Need To Buy A Lamborghini

As someone who has created his own business, I am what the French call an <i>entreprenuer</i>. I don’t have one of those fancy MBA degrees; so if I want to …

Harvard

16 tech titans who are giving away most of their money instead of leaving it to their families

Others turn to more-philanthropic efforts, choosing to donate their wealth to different causes through foundations and trusts.<p>We've rounded up some of the most generous people in tech, all of which have decided to donate large portions of their wealth to charity rather than leave all of it to their …

Silicon Valley

This clothing company whose CEO is richer than Warren Buffett is blowing the competition out of the water

Inditex, the fast-fashion retailer's parent company based in Spain, recently said profits in the first quarter jumped by a whopping 28%. Sales were up by an impressive 14%.<p>Zara's mysterious founder, Amancio Ortega, is now the world's second-richest man— surpassing even Warren Buffett.<p>The retailer, …

Abercrombie & Fitch

36 Inspiring Quotes From 12 Self-Made Billionaires

What Bezos, Blakely, Bloomberg, Buffett, Ellison, Gates, Musk, Page, Rowling, Soros, Winfrey, and Zuckerberg think about success.<p>The easiest way to replicate success is to emulate the thinking of successful people. With that in mind, I collected a set of quotes from a dozen incredibly successful …

These 9 startups you've never heard of could be worth $1 billion very soon

But a $1 billion valuation is still a huge milestone for any startup.<p>Pitchbook, a private-equity and venture-capital research firm, analyzed various patterns and other data to identify the next nine startups expected to reach the $1 billion threshold.<p>They may not all be household names, but they …

Startups

How Europe Can Create Its Own Silicon Valley

The EU has spent twenty years trying to create the kind of market conditions needed for explosive growth seen elsewhere in the digital economy. So far, nothing has worked. And Europe has tried most everything, the latest of which is EU President-elect Jean-Claude Juncker’s new framework.<p>Of the 15 …