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President Trump is accusing Facebook of being ‘anti-Trump’

The attack comes as Trump takes aim again at reporters.<p>U.S. President Donald Trump charged on Wednesday that Facebook has “always” been opposed to him, suggesting it is part of a network of “collusion” along with national newspapers and cable news networks that have covered his White House …

Parents Who Pay to Be Watched

Shep was 13 when he started stealing from his parents. It began not long after he and his siblings moved with their parents to a suburb north of New …

Here are 200 Excel shortcuts that'll make your life a lot easier

Each workbook acts as its own separate window on your PC or Mac, while each worksheet acts as a tab within a workbook with separate cells.<p>This section of the Excel Guide offers all shortcuts you need to open, navigate between, and control all of these options.<p><i>Courtesy of GoSkills.</i>

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Bottled Water Continues to Take the Fizz Out of Diet Soda

Diet sodas sold by Coca-Cola and PepsiCo posted steep volume declines in 2016, dragging down demand for the total carbonated soft drink category as …

Sleep In and Make Millions: Why You Don't Need to Wake Up at 5 A.M.

Sleep-loving millionaires share the secrets to their success.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We've all heard how successful entrepreneurs wake up well before the crack of dawn and get a metric ton done before 5 a.m.<p>However, as a successful entrepreneur who struggles …

5 Low-Cost Franchises You Can Start for as Little as $4,000

You don't need six figures in your bank account to start a business.<p>As an entrepreneur, you are done working for other people. You want to follow your dreams, set your own goals and dive into projects you are passionate about.<p>But starting a business can expensive, risky and at times lonely. To …

In Visa-Walmart dispute, is there a winner?

Now that Visa and Walmart have stepped out of the ring, some experts are positing their theories on which player emerged the winner in the six-month …

The Biggest Secret to Success: Spend at Least 10 Hours a Week Just Thinking | Inc.com

<i>What are the best-kept secrets of successful business people? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Brian Scudamore, Founder and CEO of O2E Brands, on Quora:</b><p>You've heard of people like Elon Musk …

Mile-High Club

While most people binge Bravo and chug Chex Mix to pass time on a plane, some horny travelers prefer to bang one out in the bathroom. The mile-high club, which sounds like a vape store in Colorado, refers collectively to anyone who’s had sex on a plane. While it’s a hard move for a passenger to …

Now Google Cast is built into every Chrome browser

Like Gmail prior, it honestly seems like Google Cast has been in beta forever. Well, it's actually only been two years according to Google, and that test period ends now. Cast is directly built into Chrome as of today and anyone can use it without having to install or configure additional add-ons …

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The $30,000-A-Night Jet That Flies Empty

Every night in the U.S., an Airbus A300 aircraft takes off from Denver, Colorado bound for Memphis, Tennessee.<p>Nobody is on board except for the pilots and often the flight starts and completes its route with an empty hold.<p>Eagle-eyed plane-spotters have also wondered in Internet posts why it …

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WHO IS PETER THIEL?

Peter ThielTristan Fewings/Getty Images<p>Peter Thiel is today known as one of the most successful and colorful venture capitalists in Silicon Valley.<p>He came to fame and fortune by co-founding PayPal and then as an early investor in Facebook and is now is trying to stop aging and death, find …

'Shark Tank' investor Robert Herjavec shares the top 3 mistakes entrepreneurs make in a pitch

Over seven seasons of "Shark Tank" and six seasons of its Canadian predecessor "Dragon's Den," Robert Herjavec has seen hundreds of pitches from entrepreneurs looking for funding.<p>By this point, he can determine whether he can trust an entrepreneur with his money within the first few minutes of a …

Peek inside Obama's post-presidential pad

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Barack Obama will lease a home in Washington, D.C.'s Kalorama neighborhood after he leaves the White House next year, CNN has confirmed.<p>The real estate is reportedly a house owned by Joe Lockhart, who served as White House press secretary under former President Bill …

How to Ask For a Favor

This story appears in the March 2016 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>Hey there. hi. Nice shirt. Listen, I don’t normally do this, but I was wondering: Could you maybe do me a favor and read this story?<p>No?<p>Hang on, let me rework that.<p>I’d like to ask you for a favor. I’m hoping you’ll read this story …

How a hacker's typo helped stop a billion dollar bank heist | Reuters

DHAKA (Reuters) - A spelling mistake in an online bank transfer instruction helped prevent a nearly $1 billion heist last month involving the Bangladesh central bank and the New York Federal Reserve, banking officials said.<p>Commuters pass by the front of the Bangladesh central bank building in Dhaka …

How to Be a Successful Failure

This story appears in the March 2016 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>The CEO of a startup we funded called to tell us his tough decision: He had $1 million in the bank, and he was shutting down his company. Crazy, right? Not really. He had set a benchmark for progress and failed to reach it, and …

Ray Tomlinson, Inventor of Email, Dies At 74

Ray Tomlinson, the man credited with inventing email, has died aged 74. A U.S. computer programmer, Tomlinson discovered in 1971 that electronic …

5 Healthy Reasons You Definitely Should Be Drinking Beer

By the end of the week, we don't blame you for wanting to kick back with a cold one. Enjoying a beer not only relieves stress from your busy life, but it also offers some physical health benefits.<p><b>It reduces risk of heart attack:</b> A recent Swedish study showed that women who drank one or two beers a …

Made in San Francisco Since 1896: A Beer-iversary at Anchor Brewing

<i>By Dave Burkhart, Anchor Historian</i>Much of San Francisco—and Anchor Brewing—history was lost in the 1906 SF Earthquake and Fire. However, a few great …

Why Facebook Is Essential to Your B2B Marketing

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Business-to-business (B2B) marketing on Facebook is not new, yet the usage is getting more common among businesses. Facebook is quickly becoming the most powerful platform in social media because of the sheer numbers of users, the …

Did Rubio Knock Out Trump at Last Night's GOP Debate? -- Start Up Your Day Roundup

<i>Looking for the latest headlines in small business, innovation, culture and tech? Our</i> <i>Start Up Your Day</i> <i>recaps are posted every morning to keep you current.</i><p>Rubio roughs up Trump<p>Marco Rubio unleashed a Miami-strength hurricane on Republican frontrunner Donald Trump at last night’s GOP debate. Will the …

3 SEO Techniques Even SEOs Forget

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Keyword research, link building, on-page optimization - these are all SEO strategies that get a lot of attention. For anyone who knows the first thing about SEO, these front-line strategies are hard to forget.<p>But there are other …

Raspberry Pi 3 microcomputer with Bluetooth and Wi-Fi goes on sale for $35

The Raspberry Pi Foundation has launched the Raspberry Pi 3, a third-generation model of the popular Raspberry Pi mini computer.<p>Priced at $35, the Raspberry Pi 3 boasts many of the same features as its predecessor, including HDMI, ethernet, and 4 USB ports. But the latest incarnation also lays out …

The 6 Biggest Mistakes to Avoid When Building a Brand

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><b>Q:</b> What are the most common mistakes we should avoid when building a brand?<p><b>A:</b> Being an entrepreneur and launching a brand isn’t easy. It takes a lot of skill, hard work and usually a little luck. When it comes to branding decisions, …

We Feel Less Responsible for Acting Badly When Ordered to Do Something

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the early 1960s, Stanley Milgram published one of the most famous (and depressing) experiments of the 20th century. In it, he found that the vast majority of participants were willing to inflict physical pain, via electric shock, on …

Apple vs. FBI is the big story no one's touching at Mobile World Congress

Plenty of executives will line up to talk about the new phones, drones and VR gear introduced at this week's Mobile World Congress trade show in Barcelona. But when it comes to the biggest story in tech, no one wants to go there.<p>In California, Apple is battling a February 16 federal court order to …

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7 Netflix Documentaries Every Entrepreneur Should Watch

<i>This piece originally appeared on The Hustle.com.</i><p>Netflix (nflx) is great for Friday nights spent on the couch, long study breaks in the library, and</i> …

8 Things McDonald's Can Teach You About Business Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When Ray Kroc became a franchise agent for Richard and Maurice McDonald in 1955, I doubt anyone would have expected the company to become a burger behemoth that has more than 35,000 stores in 119 different countries. In fact, one could …