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Pentagon Ends Ban Against Transgender People Serving in the Military

"Americans who want to serve and can meet our standards should be afforded the opportunity to compete to do so."<p>WASHINGTON (AP) — Saying it's the right thing to do, Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced Thursday that transgender people will be allowed to serve openly in the U.S. military, ending …

Geeky Gadgets Deals Of The Week, 2nd July 2016

It is time for our weekly round up of the most popular Geeky Gadgets Deals. We have had some amazing deals in our deals store this week.<p>Some of the …

In Madagascar, pineapple jokes are a form of dangerous, soon-to-be-banned dissent

Madagascar, one of the world's poorest nations, is led by president Hery Rajaonarimampianina, who infuriated his people by insisting that the economy …

Jokes

A Crash Course: Start an Online Business in Three Steps

Starting an online business can be daunting. But, instead of being overwhelmed, think about it as an exciting journey. Focusing on the important …

Small Business

Why Every Tech Entrepreneur Should Learn To Code

Being the business guy isn't the only way to become successful in a startup.<p>Starting a business is not an easy task. In fact, the sad reality is that most businesses end up failing not because they run out of money, but because they run out of resources. Especially in the tech world, I have seen …

Entrepreneurship

This Neuroscience Hack Can Make You Unstoppable

Because your brain recreates your memories, you can train it to automatically create memories that propel you forward.<p>Successful people always find ways to manage their emotions and thoughts. Steve Jobs, for example, used mindfulness meditation to remain centered and focused. Many CEOs have …

The Brain

Song of the Summer 2016: Industry Insiders Pick Their Favorites

For EW’s new Summer Must List—the one with Nick Jonas on the cover, on newsstands now—we asked industry insiders and top artists to peer into their …

Xiaomi Mi Band 2 is a display-equipped fitness tracker for $23

Xiaomi, China's electronics manufacturer known for solid products with extremely low price tags, has launched a successor to its popular Mi Band …

37 Bathroom Design Ideas to Inspire Your Next Renovation Photos

Whether you’re making small upgrades or going for a full overhaul, a bathroom renovation can make a big difference in the feel of your home (and its future resale value). So it’s no wonder that along with the kitchen, this practical space often takes top priority when it comes time to remodel. But …

Here’s What Happens When You Give Your Employees More Independence

<i>The Leadership Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i></i> …

How I Ended Up Producing Thousands of LSD Tabs in the 70s

Former 70s LSD tabletter Leaf Fielding talks about the golden age of acid, what it was like being infiltrated by the police and the psychedelics he rates today.<p>Last month, I spoke to Stephen Bentley, one of the undercover police officers involved in the UK's biggest LSD bust. I wanted to find about …

11 forbidden places around the earth you wish you could visit

Our planet is loaded with many secrets places that you may not know about. What’s more, even the general population that think about the mystery …

Drug courts, meant to aid addicts, now a battlefield of pot politics

Attorney David West can't pinpoint precisely when he started to sour on the rapid expansion of drug courts — but the karate episode stands out.<p>West, a criminal defense lawyer in the Atlanta area, was representing a client busted in a town north of the city for possession of pot. Faced with the …

New York Times Editorial Board Calls for Marijuana Legalization

America's paper of record believes that it's time the United States legalized marijuana.<p>The <i>New York Times</i>' editorial board endorsed federal …