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6 Awesome Movies That No One Told You About

·<p>In terms of movie marketing, 2016 is whiffing hard. The <i>Ghostbusters</i> trailer has the comedic originality of a Geico commercial, <i>Star Trek Beyond</i> looks …

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Good riddance, gig economy: Uber, Ayn Rand and the awesome collapse of Silicon Valley’s dream of destroying your job

The Uber model just doesn’t work for other industries. The price points always fail — and that’s a good thing<p>The New York Times’ Farhad Manjoo recently wrote an oddly lamenting piece about how “the Uber model, it turns out, doesn’t translate.” Manjoo describes how so many of the “Uber-of-X” …

Career Advice No One Tells You

Most people have "okay" jobs.<p>We go to work, do what we have to do from 9 to 5, come back home, maybe hang out with friends, and do it all over again the next day.<p>There's nothing wrong with this.<p>But some people perform at a totally different level.<p>They're the people who land executive level …

Starting a Business in 2016? Avoid These 5 'Beginner' Mistakes.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you are planning on starting a business this year you are undoubtedly full of excitement. While raw excitement, infatuation and determination are all great, you need to make sure that you proceed with caution so as not to encounter the …

This is how Warren Buffett says you should seize an opportunity

I've written several times (here, here, and here) about index funds and how investing in an S&P 500 index fund and using a dollar-cost averaging strategy is a great way to make money in the stock market over the long-run - and this point has been well documented by both research and results.<p>Part of …

A serial startup employee explains 4 key steps to building a $1 million business in under 48 hours

We were both in hoodies and had a shared penchant for the F-bomb and burritos, all of which led to a caffeine-infused mind meld.<p>It would be the first of many.<p>The matchmaker then introducing us was the prophetic and profane Dave McClure, general partner of 500 Start-ups, which is now headquartered …

The 53 startups that will be huge in 2016, according to venture capitalists

Who better to ask than the startup experts, the VCs that watch them, guide them, hear their pitches, and fund them?<p>So we reached out to a handful of top VCs and asked them which of their young or growth-stage startups did they think were going to boom in 2016.<p>We also asked them which startups …

Business News, India Stock Market, Personal Finance, IPO, Financial News Headlines

The former finance minister of India, P Chidambaram, on Saturday, claimed that the participants of a business meet have opined that the 10 years of …

3 Key Digital Marketing Skills Students Don’t Learn In College

Many schools need to update their marketing curricula. If they don’t, students will be the ones to lose out.<p>If you’ve interviewed marketing candidates straight out of college, you’ve likely noticed a surprising trend. These rising young professionals may be sharp, thoughtful digital natives–but all …

CES 2015: 25 new products and technologies worth talking about

From battery-swapping scooters and people-sensing drones to action cams, virtual reality headsets and smart beds for kids<p>In many ways, this year’s CES technology show in Las Vegas is business as usual. Devices are getting thinner, a new acronym is spawned every minute, and every company is …

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56 Ways to Burn Belly Fat Faster and Keep it Off

The 5 Best Mattresses for Athletic Recovery<p>Do You Really Need a Vibrating Foam Roller?<p>The Busy Man's 15-minute Dumbbell Workout<p>I Tried Ryan Reynolds’ …

Comic Books

Only 8% Stick To Their New Year's Resolutions -- This Is Their Formula

I used to set goals every New Year’s Eve—to write 1,000 words each morning, to hit the treadmill every day, to practice a daily moment of gratitude. And like 92% of all Americans, I would fail miserably before the year was up.<p>Then I stumbled on an obscure equation created by a guy named David …

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At HP Labs, an effort to make the biggest change to computing since the 1940s

HP Labs has been Hewlett-Packard’s engine of innovation for decades, but the division won a lot of attention this year when it began talking about …

The One Mistake Google Keeps Making

Google has brought us innovations- from search and maps to Gmail and collaboration services, that have literally changed our world. And great ideas keep coming from Google. Yet the company continues to make the same mistake. Over and over. I don’t mean the ones that result in product failures (and …

In 2015, Marketers Must Stay Mindful Of Evolving Regulations

I say it all the time: Technology is revolutionizing marketing. But (no surprise) along with all the new opportunities, there are new challenges, new responsibilities and new questions.<p>Take drones, for instance. Sure, they’re enticing – just think of all the innovative ways you could use drones to …

Top 12 Most Mind-Bending Illusions in 2014

Over the past few years we've seen some truly mind-bending illusions (2012, 2011). It's now that time of year again when we look back and show you the best ones of 2014. What distorted our senses and changed our perception of reality? This year, we saw a lot of street art works that pushed creative …

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The best movies of 2014

You may have noticed, but Polygon started writing about movies this year.<p>And what a year to expand our coverage: 2014 probably had more good or even great films than it had good or great games, at least where genre fiction is concerned.<p>Because we have no formal rating system for films, the …

Web TV Arrives. Over The Top TV Is Here This Time.

If you have been thinking about cutting the cable cord, you had to look down a long dark alley of missing content and a lonely flatscreen TV. But a number of new services are now showing up to fill that gap and provide a true TV experience that could herald the arrival of the OTT - Over The Top - …