Rebecca Perrin

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A low-cost British airline made sneakers that use Google Maps

However, the experience of pulling out your phone every two minutes to check you are still going in the right direction is a little obnoxious, for both you and the people you bump into on the busy streets.<p>Low-cost British airline EasyJet believes it has found a solution, a pair of connected shoes …

A Map Of How Emotions Influence Our Lives, Commissioned By The Dalai Lama

When the Dalai Lama teams up with a top psychologist, who teams up a top data viz firm, you get the Atlas of Emotions.<p>The five circles slowly pulsing on my screen are meant to visualize the entire core of human emotion. Fear. Disgust. Anger. Sadness. Enjoyment.<p>Reductive? Yes. But that’s exactly the …

Entrepreneurs on How They Handle Stress to Stay Focused on Success

In this second column of a series, five more entrepreneurs chime in on how they manage daily stress and what they think is the biggest misconception about entrepreneurship.<p>Ah, that emotional roller-coaster that is entrepreneurship--when you ask the question on "how do you manage it"- even the …

Meet the Twenty-Something Irish Brothers Silicon Valley Can't Stop Talking About | Inc.com

Dale Nirvani Pfeifer wants to save the world. A Kiwi academic with an infectious laugh, she spent years and flew thousands of miles searching for a philanthropic project she could believe in, moving from research in her native New Zealand to nonprofit work in New York City to a startup incubator in …

Stop Throwing Lemon Rinds Away! Make This No-Cook Syrup Instead

I am a notorious cheapskate.<p>I started my first restaurant job at 14, and, by 18, the <i>Book of Yields</i> was my grimoire. I learned how to stop profits from vanishing into thin air, how to maximize every return. If you're in this industry long enough, battling food cost simply becomes a way of life. …

Fox News “brainwashed” so many dads: “People are being bamboozled on a massive scale”

<b>Bill O'Reilly (Fox News/Salon)</b><p>Salon talks to filmmaker Jen Senko about her new documentary on radical right-wing media’s terrifying effect<p>Gary M. Kramer<p>March 20, 2016 5:03pm (UTC)<p>Filmmaker Jen Senko noticed a disturbing phenomenon. Her father, Frank, was a goofy, fun, non-political dad who treated …

Revealed: the 30-year economic betrayal dragging down Generation Y’s income

Exclusive new data shows how debt, unemployment and property prices have combined to stop millennials taking their share of western wealth<p>The full scale of the financial rout facing millennials is revealed today in exclusive new data that points to a perfect storm of factors besetting an entire …

This gadget simulates oral sex with suction

Fiera wants to jumpstart women's libido<p>Fiera Arouser for Her, on display at CES 2016, is one of the latest in a new trend of sex toys for women called suction oral sex stimulators. It's aimed at stimulating blood flow to the genitals, to help women suffering from low libido get in the mood before …

meet the texas teen feminist whose body hair set the twittersphere on fire

Suraiya’s stomach selfie, showing her natural body hair, has sparked an international conversation about beauty expectations, race and feminism, with hordes of trolls being overrun by an even bigger army of supporters. i-D caught up with the latest...<p>Suraiya, or @iranikanjari as she's known on …

Going booze-free? The effects of a month without alcohol

Photograph: Kirsty Wigglesworth/AFP/Getty Images<p>It’s easier to give up drinking if you can associate alcohol with unsavoury characters.<p>84<p>image/jpeg<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/42908e3bd72685f128da63269d1d0b1fbeb3d5c8/0_104_2984_1792/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: 68/George Doyle/Ocean/Corbis<p>Science fact: for …

Alcohol

How Baristas Feel About Starbucks' New Latte Macchiato

Seriously, what is this drink?<p>When Starbucks first announced its flat white, there was mild, call it <i>Blonde Roast</i>, chaos: The end of an era for an Australian cult favorite enjoyed by coffee (and milk) obsessives at boutique cafes the world over. It was like that moment you noticed your favorite …

These photos deconstruct common junk foods, and they're weirdly disturbing

In "Ingredients: A Visual Exploration of 75 Additives & 25 Food Products," photographer Dwight Eschliman and science writer Steve Ettlinger reveal the ingredients in 25 popular American food products, including Hidden Valley Ranch salad dressing, Hostess Twinkies, and Cool Ranch Doritos.<p>Eschliman …

Food

8 Motivational Quotes for 2016

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The new year brings new ideas, new ventures and a fresh start. But it also brings new challenges and struggles to overcome to achieve these new goals.<p>Kickstart your own new year with a little motivation to get you started breaking through …

Motivation

8 Entrepreneurs On The Magic Moment When They Knew Their Startup Had Made It

From hard metrics to soft milestones, these startup founders share their aha moments when they knew they had a real business on their hands.<p>Starting a business is not for the faint of heart.<p>According to the Small Business Administration, only about half of all new businesses will survive for five …

Startups

Making a to-do list that does the business

The humble list can be a powerful organisation tool – if you can keep it under control. Juliet Landau-Pope explains how to cut the clutter<p>Forget gadgets and gizmos, if there was a competition for the most useful organisational tool for small businesses, I’d nominate the simple to-do list. They help …

Business Development

18 Habits Of Highly Creative People

Great artists, writers and innovators may have "messier minds."<p>Creativity works in mysterious and often paradoxical ways. Creative thinking is a stable, defining characteristic in some personalities, but it may also change based on situation and context. Inspiration and ideas often arise seemingly …