Steve Owens

52 Flips | 1 Magazine | 9 Likes | 1 Following | 2 Followers | @SteveOwens7s9a | Keep up with Steve Owens on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Steve Owens”

Science says these 9 tactics will help you win any argument

Arguments aren't logical. To win them, you have to understand people.<p>We've scoured the research and compiled the following science-backed tactics …

7 Simple Tweaks That Make Your Brain Work Remarkably Well | Inc.com

Have you gotten through all the important tasks you need or hope to get done today? Neither have I. Yet with ever-more-loaded schedules, tight deadlines, and the constant flow of new opportunities, most of us are working longer, trying to fit it all in.<p>That's the wrong approach. There's plenty of …

Time Management

This 20-year-old college dropout turned down Apple to launch a startup and is doing really well

Eight months later, that decision is really working out for him.<p>His company has raised $90,000 and, just a few months after the launch of an enterprise product, has already generated $150,000 in revenue, he tells us, and has grown from three employees to 21 employees since the end of …

10 Morning Rituals of Successful Entrepreneurs [Infographic]

Have you ever wondered what do the most successful entrepreneurs such as Mark Zuckerberg and Richard Branson do in the morning?<p>The Sleep Matters Club …

Time Management

19 Bad Habits You Should Drop Before You Turn 30

Baby, it's time to let go of that bad blood.

Mental Health

3 Insanely Awesome Fat-Burning Workouts You Can Do Anywhere

These legendary CrossFit workouts work your whole body like never before. Learn how to conquer each one.<p>Though they're intended for experienced exercisers, we've provided a beginner-friendly option for each one, as well as tips on how to do them from CrossFit pros. And, yes, these workouts have …

Workouts

The Best Mac Accessories and Upgrades

Over the past six months, I’ve published quite a few tutorials to help Mac users improve the performance of older computers, as well as some great guides to the best Mac accessories across a variety of categories. Today, I’m tying them all together in this handy, one-stop roundup of <b>the best Mac</b> …

MacBook Air

7 Strategies That Can Propel Your Success To A New Level

A great Shakespeare play once said that successful people are either born that way, forced into their attainment, or work hard to quickly rise …

How To Capture The Action FromOnYour Mac Desktop

Sometimes, explaining what happens on a computer display doesn’t capture the action like moving visuals can. Fortunately, for desktop software developers, budding tech reviewers and others, screencasting programs can step in when words fail.<p>The software can record every click, window switch or …

6 Ways to Raise Money for Your Tech Startup

You’ve got a great tech idea; one that you think tons of people could use in their everyday lives. You want to launch your own tech startup but, …

The 6 Team Members Your Startup Needs to Be Successful | Inc.com

There is a troubling statistic that within 3 years, 92 percent of all startups fail. They fail because they don't have the right team.<p>Like with every startup, the company began with an idea. The idea stemmed from a problem the founders experienced themselves. As college students, they were …

Startups

How to become an 'extreme success'

Extreme success results from an extreme personality and comes at the cost of many other things. Extreme success is different from what I suppose you …

How we got our first 5 million users … with no marketing budget

We didn’t have the money. So we got creative.<p>Chances are if you’ve just started a tech company, you won’t be in business for long. As many as 90% of …

10 Lesser-Known Music Festivals You Should Know

It’s that time of the year again, folks—the beginning of festival season! For those unaware of the term, each year from around April to September, …

Festivals

How to Motivate Yourself in 10 Easy Steps | Inc.com

It's 2:00 p.m. Your lunch sits snugly in your stomach causing fog to settle over your brain. Your energy is low. Thought processes stop mid-stream. You know what needs to get done, but your body is resisting it.<p>We can all relate to this feeling, but the similarities stop there.<p>Some people fall prey …

Procrastination

Top 5 Must-Have Mac OS X Apps Which Every Apple User Should Download

If you’re a Mac user, then these are the top 5 must-have apps which you should install on OS X right away. For the complete list and details, head …

12 Don Draper Memes That Will Make You Long For 'Mad Men'

"Mad Men" will finally be back in our lives on April 5th, and until then we're pretty much counting down the days until we get to savor the last precious episodes of the addicting AMC hit. March 10th is Jon Hamm's birthday and in honor of the show's leading man, we're celebrating by flipping …

19 hacks to make your life easier around the house

Life is tough enough. Small irritations should never get in the way of enjoying a hard-earned day off.<p>If there's an easier way of doing things, most …

Lifehacks

Pencil artist works in miniature — and that’s the point

Salavat Fidai is working proof that artists need not create large pieces to make a name for themselves.<p>Much of what he creates is no bigger than the tip of a pencil — literally.<p>Under the glow of a single work light while his family sleeps, Fidai uses a craft knife and 4x magnifying glass to create …

Art

Hilarious Letter of Rejection (From Harvard, Apparently) is Driving Twitter Crazy

We have no idea if this letter of rejection, apparently from Harvard, is real or fake, but we're still weak with laughter after reading it. Ladies …

Black developers speak out on stereotypes in gaming

Yesterday at GDC 2015, professor and game designer Derek Manns and Dennis Mathews of Revelation Interactive Studios held a roundtable discussion on black stereotypes in gaming. Early in the talk, Manns clarified that they wanted to discuss to talk about characters in games, but also stereotypes …

Manly Humor

http://diply.com/publisher/manly-humor<p>website<p>Diply

Simple Tips to Improve Battery Life for Macs with OS X Yosemite

Some Mac users have noted that MacBook Air and MacBook Pro battery life has taken a downturn with their Macs running OS X Yosemite. While this …

Operating Systems

Bacon Breakfast Enchiladas

Breakfast / Home / Bacon Breakfast Enchiladas<p>Print Friendly Version Log in to bookmark!<p>Photo by: NormalCooking<p>Description<p>Wake up right!<p>Details<p>Cooking …

Breakfast

How to get a job at Apple: Designer reveals Apple’s insane hiring process

By all accounts, Apple can be a difficult place to work. In fact, it seems that just getting there is a chore. <i>Information Age</i> directs our attention …

How To Recover Deleted Data From iPhone

By - February 15, 2015 11:49 PM - 0 Comments<p>Losing your smartphone is not only a monetary loss but also a loss of important information which was …

Why Is Lil Wayne Suing Cash Money?

Will Birdman pay Lil Wayne what he's owed? Maybe he won't, but then again... maybe he will.<p><i>Photo by Ryan Muir</i><p><i>UPDATE on February 19, 2015: Lil Wayne has broken silence on the current status of</i> Tha Carter V<i>, telling</i> Rolling Stone<i>'s Simon Vozick-Levinson: "It's super-done. Cake baked, icing on top,</i> …