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5 ways entrepreneurs see life differently

Because it consumes your personal life as well as your professional one, it typically changes you as a human being. Your approach to problem solving will change, you'll learn new skills and become more familiar with new industries and markets.<p>You'll undergo a personality change — for better or for …

11 popular programming languages that can help you land a job

There are thousands of programming languages, but some are far more popular than others. When a company goes out to find new programming talent, they're looking for people familiar with the languages and systems they already use — and they don't always want to experiment with newcomers like Google …

Build an Impressive Little Air-Powered Toy Car

Young maker “CrazyPT” has a bunch of really cool toy building projects on his YouTube channel. Here, he creates a really fun little air-powered car out of little more than a plastic bottle, some bottle caps, plastic straws, wooden skewers, and a motor scavenged from a dead CD drive.

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Designing Informational User Experiences - My WordCamp Miami 2015 Talk

lynda.com staff author and information philosopher Morten Rand-Hendriksen presents his ideas on designing for informational user experiences. Originally presented at WordCamp Miami 2015. For a full list of links from the talk visit …

How Rich and Poor Spend (and Earn) Their Money

For many Americans, the rise in food and housing prices is a tough squeeze. That’s because—even in an era with low overall inflation—low-income Americans spend a disproportionate share of their money on food and housing.

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Young People Need to Know Entrepreneurship Is Hard

How’s this for an entrepreneurship-education outcome: The proportion of high school students saying they’d like to start a business <i>declined</i> over the course of a summer program, according to research from New York University.<p>But that’s not a failure — not at all. I’ll explain.<p>Prior to the BizCamp …

Why You Should Never Start Just One Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are two types of entrepreneurs: Those who start one company and those who start lots of companies.<p>Those who start lots of companies like to describe themselves as “serial entrepreneurs,” which may or may not be slightly fatuous. …

Two suicides leave Missouri Republican Party in disarray

When Missouri's state auditor and<p>Republicangubernatorial hopeful Tom Schweich shot himself in his home in February, his death shattered those close to him.<p>And by coming at a time he had accused the state party chairman of spreading anti-Semitic whispers about him, Schweich's suicide has also sent …

Eric Greitens

Explore Deep Inside Your Body With Google Maps

Software could help researchers understand our bodies on a cellular level<p>Google Maps has done more than discourage us from asking for directions—it has enabled us to explore our world (and others like never before. Now an international team of researchers has used the same software to peer inside …

15 must-read books by tech CEOs that will give you a peek inside their brilliant minds

And a lot of them want to share their ideas with anybody who will listen.<p>We've put together 15 of the best books written by current and former tech CEOs that will give you a peek inside their fabulous minds.

What a property manager does in real estate

“What exactly does a property manager do?”<p>It’s a question I’m often asked by homeowners who are considering becoming landlords — especially at times …

Humans Seem Hard-Wired for Multiple Romantic Relationships

A new research review article suggests the human brain has been designed to rebound from past romantic relationships. That is, our psyche can handle …

In 1982, Steve Jobs presented an amazingly accurate theory about where creativity comes from

It was a chance for Jobs to talk to high-achieving youngsters about how to make their lives and the world better.<p>"<b>If you're gonna make connections which are innovative ... you have to not have the same bag of experiences as everyone else does</b>," he said, echoing research on creativity, "or else …

Creativity

Because We Need to Know: Sushi Etiquette

I'm still looking for an artist (and information) credit on this lovely comic detailing proper <b>sushi etiquette</b> (via Swiss Miss), but I find both the …

Etiquette

14 things you didn't know your iPhone headphones could do

Every iPhone comes with a pair of "EarPods," which are capable of doing a lot more than you think. Make life infinitely easier and learn these 14 things you can do with your pre-packaged iPhone headphones.<p><i>Produced by Will Wei</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On Facebook

Google's internet balloons have stopped falling out the sky and suddenly look like they're going to be a huge business

Project Loon could be a $10 billion (£6.5 billion) per-year enterprise, the Verge writes. The balloons are an alternative to cell towers and other infrastructure that telecommunication companies would normally have to build to provide internet to remote segments of the planet. According to the …

This New Fuel Cell Fits In Your Pocket, For Carbon-Neutral Charging Off The Grid

Next time your smartphone drains too quickly, recharge it with this fuel cell that only weighs as much as a cup of sugar.<p>In theory, our electronic gadgets keep getting more portable. In reality, most of us are still tethered to the nearest wall outlet–and to whatever conventional energy sources, …

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danicalifornia | cooks

Grilling has always been the best way to have fun with food at all times. It may end up as your favourite outdoor activity without any surprises …

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Apple Watch Advertisement Takes Over 12 Pages in 'Vogue'

Apple makes a bold move in its advertising plan for the new Apple Watch by taking over 12 pages in<p>Apple makes a bold move in its advertising plan for the new Apple Watch by taking over 12 pages in the March issue of <i>Vogue</i> – a good precedent to prepare the world for the debut of the watches in the …

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7 Traits Only Happy People Have | Inc.com

Happiness is hard to find, and some people spend their whole lives winning promotions, earning money, and spending time with people only to find that happiness has eluded them. It's common knowledge that happiness is about more than objective wealth or what you do in life--it's about your …

Happiness

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Meet The Venture Capitalist From Ghana Investing In Restaurants And Night Clubs In Kenya

Ghanaian-born Kris Senanu is the Managing Director of Access Kenya Group, one of Kenya’s largest Internet service providers. Senanu, 41, started off his career at Access Kenya 14 years ago as a sales executive, and rose through the ranks to his current position. Throughout his career life with the …

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This Is What Apple’s 'Titan' Car Could Look Like

Ford 021C concept car<br>Ford<p>1 of 6<p>iGiant Apple is reportedly working on a much bigger smart device: a car. After rumors of such a project began making …

Don't Want to Wait for Tesla's Home Battery? Try This Off-Grid Battery Pack

Elon Musk made headlines this week announcing his plan to develop Tesla’s battery technology for home energy use.<p>Tesla’s mega factory will soon be …

Nine things we get wrong about love

Bestselling behavioural scientist Paul Dolan - also known as 'Professor Happy' - busts a few myths about love<p><b>1. Scratch and sniff dating would work better than online dating</b><p>The evidence on online dating versus speed dating shows that the criteria people have in very objective, cold, rational states …

Why Making Harder Decisions Is the Easier Path to Success | Inc.com

I was at my favorite Cleveland sandwich shop, Melt, while visiting my in-laws, and as usual, I sat down to eat two immense sandwiches. These things are <i>huge.</i><p>Maybe it was the two cocktails, sarsaparilla, and two glasses of ice water, but I was having trouble finishing the second sandwich. It was very …

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