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Top 16 Earth images of 2016

Take a few minutes to enjoy these images of our planet taken by astronauts aboard the International Space Station.<p>Astronauts on the International …

Bioenergy can deliver cleaner future, says global report

<b>A global bioenergy assessment has said biofuels could meet up to a third of the world's transportation fuel needs by the middle of the century.</b><p>The report - involving experts from 24 nations - said bioenergy had the potential to be a key driver in delivering a low-carbon future.<p>It added that …

Increase Your IQ: 5 Things You Should Be Doing Every Day | Inc.com

If you want to witness the magic of the human brain in action, play the matching game with a 4-year-old–you know, the classic game where the tiles are arranged face down and players take turns flipping them over to find pairs. You’ll see what I mean as you watch that wonderful little brain doing …

The great distortion

THE way that black holes bend light’s path through space cannot be smoothed out by human ingenuity. By contrast, a vast distortion in the world …

How to Form Winning Content Marketing Strategies

Digital landscape actually allowed every field and niche to push its limitations but if I name one industry that was completely revived and rebirth, …

Marketing

The Proven Way to Retire Rich

Want to make money from stocks? There's one easy way to do so.<p>Looking for more money for your retirement?<p>Who isn't? This study reveals that there is …

The 21 coolest new businesses in Los Angeles

Ever heard of an urban flour mill? Or how about a company devoted to making the most comfortable underwear ever?<p>Those are just two of the coolest new small businesses we found in L.A. (We defined "new" as any business that opened in the past five years or so.)<p>Know a cool small business we missed? …

How I Helped Polar Get to 40M+ Pageviews

<i>Dmitry Dragilev is the founder of growth hacking consultancy Criminally Prolific. He also runs JustReachOut, a service that helps startups get featured by the press.</i><p><i>Before I start this article I want to say that LukeW, Jeff Cole and the entire team at Polar have done an incredible job building and</i> …

The Five Keys To Marketing An Emerging Service Or Product

Anyone with a knack for trading, sufficient startup capital and a tolerance for risk can launch a business venture. But creating consumer demand takes more than personal chutzpah. A company’s ability to create demand is dependent on five key factors, like these right here:<p><b>1. Pedigree</b><p>The education …

Marketing

11 startups to bet your career on

These companies could make (or break) your whole career.<p>If you're looking to make a switch, and if you're willing to gamble on some startups disrupting their traditional industry equivalents, look no further than the companies on this list.

8 things to do before launching a business this year

Thinking about starting a business this year? Most likely you already know that you need to build out your product, service, website, but what about …

Small Business

Ten Essential Tablet Apps for Creative Urges

Unleash your (mobile) creative genius.<p>The tablet … it has a reputation. No matter how many thrilling ads Apple puts out about composing verses and doing crazy cool DJ stuff with iPad, people often consider it more of a media consumption device than something you use to create things.<p>Fortunately, …

3D-printed knuckle dusters and gun parts seized in Australia

<b>Police in Australia have seized 3D-printed weapons after a raid in a suburb of Gold Coast City, Queensland.</b><p>The haul included plastic knuckle dusters and what are suspected to be printed gun parts.<p>If confirmed, the state's police force has said it would be the first time it had discovered 3D-printed …

The Best Free Apps For Your iPhone

But we can tell you this: most of the best apps are completely free.<p>Whether you just bought a new iPhone or you're simply looking for something new, here are some essential free apps you should download today.

FullContact for iOS Cleans Up Your Contacts

FullContact has today released an iOS app designed to keep Gmail users’ iPhone’s contacts in sync and up-to-date. In fact, it’s not <i>quite</i> a new app – it’s a rework of the old Cobook app that the company acquired a year ago.<p>By way of recap, FullContact is a previously Web-only service that connects …

Google’s Eric Schmidt has a 10-year prediction of how tech will disrupt whole industries

In conversation with Khan Academy founder and amateur baritone, Sal Khan, Google chairman Eric Schmidt predicted how technology will change whole industries over the next 10 years. The path to tech riches, he predicts, will be startups that use existing online tools to unseat incumbents.<p>For …

The best laptops you can buy

Picking out a laptop isn’t easy. It’s hard to really understand whether or not a computer is right for your needs until you’ve actually used it for a while.<p>Maybe it’s a bit more clunky than you thought when you carry it in your bag during a commute. Perhaps the screen is too reflective for your …

15 Unique 30 Day Challenges Guaranteed To Make You A Better You

The appeal of 30 day challenges is they offer just enough time for a new goal to be palatable yet long enough to be challenging. While many people wait until January to set their new year’s resolutions, the window of opportunity is always open for those who want to set new goals. In fact, the …

Will Power

All These Hacker Side Projects Earn Their Creators $1,000+ Per Month With Basically No Effort

Cezar Floroiu, a director at video game developer Ubisoft, started the thread because he wanted to hear from hackers and developers who were "making $1,000+/month on side projects". He wanted to know what those hacker side projects were, which ones worked and which ones didn't.<p>The thread — now a …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Selects the Eight Books Every Intelligent Person on the Planet Should Read

In December of 2011, <b>Neil deGrasse Tyson</b> — champion of science, celebrator of the cosmic perspective, master of the soundbite — participated in Reddit’s Ask Me Anything series of public questions and answers. One reader posed the following question: <i>“Which books should be read by every single</i> …

Why the 2015 Mustang Is the Best Ever

Just past its 50th birthday, the Mustang is back with a fearsome new stance and enough tech to take on the Germans.<p><i>(Photo Credit: Grant Cornett)</i><p><b>The Ford Mustang just celebrated its 50th birthday</b>. Over the years Ford dallied with a turbocharged four-cylinder (the '80s SVO) and an independent rear …

Ericsson unleashes LTE over the Wi-Fi airwaves

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Gigaom / Kevin Fitchard<p>Carriers are constantly on the hunt for more 4G spectrum, but the airwaves they need may be …

Technology in 2015 - the new gadgets coming your way

Smarter appliances, cars, watches and virtual reality. All paid for with a swipe of your smartphone? 2015 may make it a reality<p><b>The smart-home</b><p>The Internet of Things (IoT) has, for some time, suggested the interconnectivity of otherwise separate devices and ecosystems; connected devices improving the …

Virtual Reality

HP's New Windows Laptop Is Dirt Cheap And Does Way More Than A Chromebook Can

Windows laptops come in all different colors, shapes, sizes, and prices, while Apple doesn't really offer a budget option for its customers.<p>Spending $500 or less on a laptop is usually considered cheap, but HP's new Stream laptop is so inexpensive its price is almost unheard of.<p>The Windows …

The 22 Coolest Small Businesses In London

Though recent banking and market scandals have rocked the city's standing atop the Global Financial Centres Index, its small business scene has exploded in recent years — giving a good name to the capital city of the U.K.<p>Europe's rival to Silicon Valley has sprouted a digital wardrobe concierge …

Got Sleep? 20 More Minutes Boosts Your Brain Power | Inc.com

REM rip-off<p>Signs of REM rip-off are irritability, excessive focus on the negative/inability to see the positive/glass half empty/general crabbiness, and less ability to enjoy life.<p>Why? Because your hippocampus and anterior cingulate cortex (part of the prefrontal cortex where creativity, planning, …

Residents: 50 bodies found in Nigeria violence

BAUCHI, Nigeria (AP) — Residents of a Nigerian town attacked by Boko Haram criticized security forces for failing to protect them despite warnings …