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This Week's 8 New Mobile Games You Need in Your Life

Some weeks you just need a great game to put in your pocket, but there’s practically nothing worth playing. THIS IS NOT ONE OF THOSE WEEKS.<p>Whether …

App Store

WhatsApp is going to share your phone number with Facebook

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Global messaging service WhatsApp says it will start sharing the phone numbers of its users with Facebook, its parent company. That means WhatsApp users could soon start seeing more targeted ads and Facebook friend suggestions on Facebook based on WhatsApp information — …

Move Over Silicon Valley. These Startup Cities Are on the Rise.

After years of stagnation, startup activity is on the rise again.<p>For the second year in a row, the rate of new businesses rose in 2016 across the country, nearly reaching a level not seen since before the recession, according to a new report from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. Only two years …

Silicon Valley

How To Hack Your Brain To Destroy Procrastination, According To Harvard Research

<b>How to beat the "Tomorrow Syndrome" that almost everyone faces.</b><p>People procrastinate for many reasons, but the result is always the same: they rush to get the task done at the last minute or miss the deadline. Even though it feels frustrating to procrastinate, people still continue this bad habit. …

Procrastination

The 25 Hottest Cities for Startups

Austin is the city of hipsters, food trucks and the South by Southwest festival, but it’s also the most vibrant place to start a business in the …

Legendary Screenwriting Guru Robert McKee On Creating Incredible Dialogue

McKee had always planned on authoring a trilogy of books: <i>Story</i>, <i>Character</i>, and <i>Dialogue</i>. After <i>Story</i> became a phenomenon, he began researching …

10 Stupid Mistakes Entrepreneurs Are Still Making & It Can Kill Startups - OLBlog

For 14 years developing my own business I admitted a stupid business mistakes. I have also helped many people start their own business and I have …

The Only 4 Habits You Need For True, Enduring Happiness (According To Science)

Positive psychology is part of the newest wave of psychology. Instead of focusing on why so many people suffer from depression, what causes anxiety, …

Happiness

Proxima b: Scientists find ‘second Earth’ that could harbour life and is close enough to send a space mission to

A rocky planet that might have aliens on it has been found, close enough that we could travel there.<p>The new world is just slightly bigger than Earth …

The Galaxy Note 7 is the greatest camera phone ever — see for yourself

At its core, the Note 7 is essentially a souped-up Galaxy S7 Edge— already the runaway best phone of 2016, with the best camera ever installed on a smartphone.<p>But the Note 7 packs a giant, curved 5.7-inch quad-HD AMOLED screen onto a nearly bezel-free frame with a smaller footprint than the iPhone …

Galaxy Note

Indian Wedding in Palm Springs, California

Looking for proof that a blind date <i>can</i> lead to your future spouse? Then look at Nevin Shetty and Serina David. The Blueprint Registry CEO met his wife in October of 2013 when a mutual friend insisted he meet Serina for drinks. Nevin agreed, but with one request: That he and Serina would not talk …

Ford Recalls Basically Every Cop Car It Built in the Past Few Years

A fuel pump issue affects nearly 90,000 cars, including police interceptors built between 2013 and 2015.<p>It appears that Ford Police Interceptors have a problem. And it's not a little problem, either. They reportedly like to shut off randomly, and if they do, there's no way to restart them. But Ford …

Automotive Industry