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Why Even Miners That Hate Bitcoin Cash Might Want to Mine It

Block 478,617 on the bitcoin cash blockchain contained an interesting message - I won't repeat what it said, but let's just say the miner that mined …

Bitcoin

A computer predicted the success of Etsy, Spotify, and other major startups 8 years ago — and it's just generated a new list

The domain of picking "start-up winners" was — and largely still is — dominated by a belief held by the venture capital (VC) industry that machines do not play a role in the identification of winners.<p>Ironically, the VC world, having fuelled the creation of computing, is one of the last areas of …

Venture Capital

I've held 1,000 interviews, and I've found only 4 questions truly matter

Hiring the best talent is a massive and never-ending challenge. It's hard to hire your first employee, it's hard to hire your 50th employee, and it's still hard to hire your 500th employee.<p>If you're just starting your company, you may as well get over the fact that you'll likely lose sleep over …

Team Building

5 Lessons From a Former Navy SEAL That Will Change the Way You View Leadership Forever | Inc.com

During the height of the Iraq War, thousands of US Navy SEALs lead some of the toughest and most dangerous missions across insurgent-held cities in Iraq and Afghanistan. Jocko Willink is a former Navy SEAL commander who saw extensive combat action during the Battle of Ramadi, leading SEAL Team …

Military

Sequoia and Andreessen Horowitz Are Secretly Backing This Cryptocurrency Hedge Fund

It’s a hedge fund savvy enough to have scooped up Bitcoin when it was free. One of its founders is the well-known CEO of AngelList, Naval Ravikant. …

Venture Capital

These 5 Drugs Could Be Worth $45 Billion -- and They're Not Even on the Market Yet

Biogen, Johnson & Johnson, Lilly, AbbVie, and Celgene could have huge winners on their hands in the near future.<p>$45 billion for five experimental …

Biotechnology

7 Morning Habits to Increase Your Productivity For the Day

If you want to become more productive and effective during your day, then you need to optimize your morning habits. How we structure and spend the …

3 reasons cryptocurrency prices are in free fall

Whether it be Bitcoin or Ethereum, every cryptocurrency has suffered massive losses over the past several days. Prices have dropped to as low as 64 percent, bringing the entire cryptocurrency market cap down to $70 billion from $110 billion.<p>Ethereum’s price has gone from $400 right down to $151 in …

Cryptocurrency

Train to be an Android developer in just 2 days

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Android News

Generosity makes you happier

Researchers have found a connection between happiness and the performance of selfless acts. Giving to others, they say, activates an area of the …

Do These 3 Things Before You Start Investing

I've written many times before about the virtues of investing. In fact, I've gone so far as to say that if you fail to invest your money relatively early on in life, you could lose out on countless dollars in potential earnings. That said, there are certain financial milestones you should reach …

Code-teaching app SoloLearn wins FbStart Apps of the Year competition

Facebook has announced its “FbStart Apps of the Year”, which is an event which recognizes the most successful apps from the global FbStart program. This year’s Grand Prize winner is <br>SoloLearn (iOS/Android] which is a free mobile-first app for anyone who wants to learn how to code.<p>SoloLearn’s CTO …

Apps

Artificial Intelligence: A Free Online Course from MIT

Today we're adding MIT's course on Artificial Intelligence to our ever-growing collection, 1,300 Free Online Courses from Top Universities. That's …

Artificial Intelligence

I've studied happiness for years — here are the 12 best pieces of advice I'm giving my daughter

I'm particularly aware of this, because my daughter Eliza is graduating from high school in two weeks. The days are long, but the years are short.<p>I'm trying to hold back the urge to follow her around the apartment giving her little bits of advice and wisdom. To relieve my mind, here's what I would …

Happiness

This computer language is teaching kids to code

When Zuckerberg entered the room, many of the young students had a hard time pulling themselves away from their projects, even to gawk at one of the world's richest men. Facebook's founder instead came to them.<p>"What are you making?" he'd ask. And they would proudly say, "A game!" or whatever it …

Computer Science

4 Stocks I'll Hold Forever

Here are some stocks I plan to keep for as long as I'm an investor.<p>There are some stocks in my portfolio (you can find a full list of all the stocks …

Mindful eating can help weight loss, study shows

Eating mindfully, choosing and savouring food away from the distractions of computers and televisions, can help people lose weight, a study has shown.<p>A programme in the US tells people they can eat what they want, including their favourite high-calorie, fattening foods. But they must eat it …

Nutrition

3 Ways to Instantly Feel Less Anxious

According to the American Psychological Association 75% of adults reported experiencing moderate to high levels of stress in the past month and …

These Tools Guarantee You Never Run Out of the Content Your Audience Craves

Finding what most engages your followers requires sifting through a torrent to find the best.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Constantly posting great content is your best bet to beat the social-media algorithms and attain high engagement, but also very challenging and …

Infographics

Here's the best time to post on Instagram each day

Everyone wants more likes and engagement on Instagram. But when's the best time to post to get your photos in front of the most eyeballs?<p>Research …

Trends

Machine Learning Will Help Us Fix What’s Broken Before It Breaks

Any fan of recent sci-fi movies and TV has likely seen some genius designer model an amazing new invention virtually before actually building the …

Machine Learning

Educational YouTube Channels For Day Traders

Educational YouTube Channels For Day Traders<p>Add some free videos to your trading education<p>Updated February 15, 2017<p>Video is sometimes better than …

How to Meditate If You Have No Idea Where to Begin

Let me start by saying this: Meditation doesn’t come naturally to me. I have a hard enough time sitting still, let alone getting my mind to do the …

Noisy Knees? Arthritis May Be in Your Future

If your knees creak and pop, the noises could be an indicator of early arthritis, even if the joint does not hurt, according to one of the first long-term studies of the association between noisy knees and joint disease.<p>But not every creaky knee is diseased, the study also finds, making it …

Research

How to Make the Power of the Hashtag Work for You

Using this little symbol properly will help you reap big rewards on Instagram.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from Kim Walsh Phillips’s book</i> Ultimate Guide to Instagram for Business<i>. Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | IndieBound<p>You can’t …

Photos

How To Build A Website People Don't Want To Leave | Inc.com

With so many different trends springing up in the web design world, sometimes we lose focus on what makes a site successful. I can't tell you how many times I've seen clients overlook the benefits of simplicity for unnecessary features, or even neglecting mobile, which in a lot of cases I recommend …

Marketing

How to promote a blog post: the ultimate guide

So, you’ve written an awesome blog post that provides lots of value…now what? How do you get it in front of the right eyes, and as many pairs of eyes …

Marketing

How To Build Successful Influencer Marketing Campaigns

CPG brands have jumped on the influencer marketing bandwagon with everyone from cosmetic, food, diaper, paper towel and many other CPG brands all …

Marketing

This venture-backed company just filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy to resolve a patent dispute

In the world of venture-funded companies, not much surprises industry observers. Yet a new strategy employed by one privately held company might have founders and venture investors wondering if it’s a maneuver worth replicating.<p>What happened: The U.S. subsidiary of a venture-backed Berlin-based …

Venture Capital

Warren Buffett just confirmed the death of retail as we know it

"The department store is online now," the billionaire investor said Saturday at Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, as Business Insider's Bob Bryan reported.<p>"I have no illusion that 10 years from now will look the same as today, and there will be a few things along the way that …

eCommerce