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6 Reasons You Must Write A Book (And How To Write It In 48 Hours Or Less)

Your book is the perfect billboard, business card, and elevator speech which people can get "at a glance," and immediately.<p>Mike Koenigs was on a flight from to South by South West when he heard an interesting conversation happening one row ahead of him.<p><i>"Do you know who that is a few rows ahead?"</i> …

With 5 Quick Clicks You Can See All the Data Facebook Has on You (I Was Truly Stunned by What I Found)

It takes just five short steps to download the entire archive. You probably want to do it immediately.<p><i>(Update: Facebook says it's changing how you can access and change your privacy settings. Details are here.)</i><p>Tough times for Facebook--and they're only getting worse. The FTC is investigating, the …

Disney announced all its movies coming in the next 5 years — here's what you have to look forward to

Walt Disney Studios made a major update to its theatrical schedule in March ahead of its annual shareholder's meeting.<p>The company outlined its movie schedule through 2023 where it announced dates for a mix of live-action films, Marvel superheroes, sequels, and many more trips to a galaxy far, far …

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How Uber's top lawyer negotiated a spectacular severance deal on her way out the door by asking Travis Kalanick for about $100 million

Business Insider on Sunday published the full, untold story of Uber's tumultuous 2017, documenting how several company insiders went head-to-head with Uber's cofounder and former CEO, Travis Kalanick, on their way out the door.<p>Whatever emotional drama Uber's roster of departing executives endured …

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THE TAKEDOWN OF TRAVIS KALANICK: The untold story of Uber's infighting, backstabbing, and multimillion-dollar exit packages

Twenty-four hours before Travis Kalanick would make a snap decision that would ultimately force him out of his job, the Uber CEO was relaxing at a rented house in Malibu with several friends.<p>It was a Sunday afternoon and he was ready for a nap. But as his eyes began to close his phone buzzed.<p>"Have …

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The 9 Best True-Crime Series on Netflix

If you type “true crime” into the Netflix search field, you’ll be presented with an astonishing collection of shows, many of them indistinguishable …

Confused on Game of Thrones? Let the Fastest Talker in Westeros Catch You Up

Aidan Gillen a.k.a. Littlefinger recaps Season 6 in five minutes.<p>Season 7 of <i>Game of Thrones</i> premiered Sunday night and as excited as some fans are, others a bit confused. For answers on the episode itself, we’re happy to help you out with our comprehensive Season 7 coverage. But just in case the …

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22 Underrated Gems On Netflix No Movie Lover Should Miss

It's been more than a year since streaming services invaded our bedrooms, and 'Netflix and chill' became a legit excuse to not leave the house during …

World Bank economist sidelined after demanding shorter emails and reports

Paul Romer asked research staff to cut use of the word ‘and’ in reports or emails and write more succinctly and clearly<p>The chief economist at the World Bank has stepped down from its research arm after staff were vexed by demands to write succinctly, including cutting superfluous uses of the word …

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The 20 Best Documentaries On Netflix

These true tales are harrowing, heartbreaking, funny, and shocking. Cozy up and get queue-ing. These are the best documentaries on Netflix, sorted by …

Binge-worthy: The shows we can't get enough of right now

How I Lost 75 Pounds in 120 Days

<i>Hi! Happy New Year! I was going to wait a while longer to post this, but I see a lot of people making their Resolutions and the time seemed right. I</i> …

Uber's security guards allegedly dismantled tents housing the homeless to make way for the launch of its self-driving cars

Security guards working for Uber's San Francisco facility for self-driving cars reportedly "dismantled nearly a dozen tents that housed roughly 30 homeless people behind the company's warehouse," according to CNET.<p>Several U-Haul trucks then appeared and everyone was moved out, the residents …