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CIO interview: Juan Perez, CIO, UPS

This article can also be found in the Premium Editorial Download: Computer Weekly: How IT is taking UPS to new heights<p>Follow:<p>Juan Perez, who became …

This $5 Apple Pencil Hack Changed How I Use The iPad Pro

A repurposed clip keeps Apple’s stylus within reach, which means you’re way more likely to use it for note-taking, sketching, and more.<p>For much of the past six months, my Apple Pencil had been sitting on my desk, unused.<p>I bought the iPad Pro’s writing implement on a whim when I got a 10.5″ iPad …

6 Steps to Building a Million-Dollar Ecommerce Site in 60 Days

Jared Goetz spent only 30 minutes a day and built a colossal Shopify sales machine.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Jared Goetz, serial entrepreneur and member of The Oracles, always had a knack for reaching an audience. At 26 years old, he’s co-founded four …

eCommerce

Six futuristic off-road vehicles

<i>By Cat DiStasio</i><p>"Where we're going, we don't need roads." When Doc Brown said it, he was driving a flying time machine, of course. But not all vehicles need to become airborne to travel off the grid. This capability is especially important in rural areas where roads have never existed, or in …

Off-roading

Jeff Bezos and other investors raise $200 million for vertical farming startup Plenty

After announcing Amazon’s plans to gobble up Whole Foods for $13.7 billion, CEO Jeff Bezos is stepping further into the fresh foods market by …

How to Find Consultants Who Actually Solve Your Business Problems

Pep talks are for sissies. Find someone who understands your issues and can enact real change.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As the owner of a business, you know your operation better than anybody. You’re aware of the problems that exist within your organization. But …

Management

Teaching Alexa to Spot Airplanes

Nick Sypteras recently moved into an apartment that gives him an excellent view of passing airplanes. Though most would just accept them as an …

The smartphone-controlled paper airplane everyone’s going nuts over is so much more fun than a drone

A few weeks ago, we drew readers’ attention to a nifty little device that’s about 100 times more fun than a drone. The PowerUp 3.0 Smartphone …

Rain Dove: Meet the firefighter turned model who’s defying gender norms in the fashion industry

Rain Dove is no ordinary model.<p>At 6ft 2in, with muscular arms, broad shoulders and 32DD breasts, the self-proclaimed gender capitalist doesn’t …

Want More Creative Employees? You Need to Offer Them These 5 Things

These five steps can help any organization gain an unseen edge over the competition.<p>We've seen the problems that "toxic" organizational cultures create - just look at Uber. On the flip side, we've also seen how innovative cultures like 3M, Amazon, and Google drive dramatic growth.<p>In today's world, …

The 5 Most Common SEO Myths

There many misconceptions about search engine optimization that you should learn.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I’ve talked with hundreds of business owners, entrepreneurs and marketing managers prior to launching SEO campaigns for their business. From Fortune 500 …

Roofing

Quench your thirst for tech with these refreshingly good newsletters

Tech is exciting and awesome, but it’s also incredibly fast. You want to stay up to date on what is happening in the thrilling world of technology (that’s why you read TNW), but sometimes you just can’t get enough.<p>One of the easiest ways to keep up and learn about various news, thoughts, and …

Street Style at Paris Fashion Week Men’s Spring 2018 [PHOTOS] – WWD

They Are Wearing: Paris Fashion Week Men’s Spring 2018<p>Street style at Paris Fashion Week Men’s Spring 2018<p>Kuba Dabrowski/WWD<p>Street style at Paris …

What it’s like to fly in the 77-year-old Breitling DC-3 as it circles the globe

The Breitling DC-3 airplane is on track to make history as the oldest plane to fly around the world — and after taking a ride, I can report that it …

WATCH: Two Easy Tricks To Help You Deal With Airplane Turbulence

If you plan on traveling long distance, you’ll most likely have to book a flight, which means one day you’ll encounter the scariest part of flying …

5 chatbots that could help you find your next job

Chatbots know how to interact with people, because they either follow a human-composed set of rules or learn how to communicate via artificial intelligence (AI) technologies.<p>Bots that follow rules are more limited and can only answer things they've been programmed to understand.<p>They won't recognize …

Artificial Intelligence

The strangest habits I picked up from living in 23 countries

In that, I have acquired a lot of personal habits that to some may seem weird, annoying, or strange.<p>This post summarizes them all.<p>Countries I've lived in: Argentina, Brazil, Peru, Belgium, Colombia, the US, Canada, Ireland, the UK, Spain, France, the Netherlands, Egypt, Italy, Czech Republic, …

Flickr

'Five-dimensional' glass discs can store data for up to 13.8 billion years

"For future civilizations — or whatever else is out there"<p>Photographs fade, books rot, and even hard drives eventually fester. When you take the long view, preserving humanity's collective culture isn't a marathon, it's a relay — with successive generations passing on information from one …

AI’s $37 billion market is creating new industries

Artificial intelligence (AI) is already trending, and it’s still heating up.<p>There are countless applications for AI — everything from procuring better search results to diagnosing complex medical conditions.<p>Developers and engineers are pooling their resources to create the best AI algorithms they …

Documentary: The Last African Flying Boat

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>British<br>• Films<br>• Planes<p><i>The Last African Flying Boat</i> is a vintage documentary covering the recreation of an aerial tour from …

Dairy-Free Dilled Pea Soup

I was needing a really easy lunch the other day and pulled together this soup using ingredients I had on hand. I didn’t even take the time to chop …

Creamy Curried Kale and Chickpeas

I have an excellent recipe for you, as well as a special treat for all of you Loki fans.<p>Over spring break, my husband and I took our high school …

Why Climate Skeptics Are Wrong

At some point in the history of all scientific theories, only a minority of scientists—or even just one—supported them, before evidence accumulated …