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How Microsoft Uses a Growth Mindset to Develop Leaders

Research shows that managers see far more leadership potential in their employees when their companies adopt a growth mindset — the belief that talent should be developed in everyone, not viewed as a fixed, innate gift that some have and others don’t. But what are those organizations doing to …

The most popular ad-blocker in the Apple store is gone because of its creator's guilt

The developer of the wildly popular ad blocking app Peace is pulling it from the App Store after just two days because of his new misgivings about …

30 CEOs Reveal the Daily Habits Responsible for Their Success

Getting to the top involves doing the right things, day after day.<p>Look at any CEO running a profitable company and you’ll find someone who has figured a few things out. One trait many of these leaders have in common: consistency. Check out these quotes from 30 successful CEOs regarding the daily …

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Amazon announces new 7-inch Fire tablet that only costs $50

And it comes in a six-pack<p>Amazon tablets are going the way of the e-reader.<p>One of the new tablets from the e-commerce giant is a 7-inch tablet — simply called the Fire tablet — that costs $50. That's right: for a cool Ulysses, a new Amazon Fire tablet can be yours.<p>In fact, Amazon is so convinced of …

Apple’s “Move to iOS” App For Android Helps You Make The Switch

In case you haven’t heard, iOS 9 has hit the streets and is ready for you to download. While it’s downloading, read this thorough review or check out these hidden tricks.<p>And….switch from Android.<p>Yep, Apple has made it super simple (and secure) to seamlessly switch from Android to iOS by dropping an …

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If a new school year, new classes and new teachers have got you itching to bury your nose in some new books, then our site members have the perfect books to dispel those back-to-school blues…<p>If a new school year, new classes and new teachers have got you itching to bury your nose in some new books, …

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How to Buy a Slave Girl From ISIS

Thousands of Yazidi women have been enslaved by ISIS. Does paying their captors for their freedom fund the terrorist organization?<p>ERBIL, Iraq — In a …

Here's why Netflix stock is down 13% this week

The broader U.S. stock market may be rebounding, but shares of Netflix remained in the red Wednesday, adding to an overall stock drop of more than …

The Miix 700 is Lenovo's Surface killer

Lenovo has arguably done more than any other PC maker to blur the line between tablets and laptops, but its new Ideapad Miix 700 convertible tablet is clearly aimed at one competitor in particular: Microsoft's Surface. Like that machine, the Miix 700 sports a kickstand with a high-tech hinge; it's …

Mist sprinklers outside Auschwitz are nothing like the showers in some Nazi gas chambers, museum says

Toronto — The Auschwitz-Birkenau museum is defending its decision to install overhead sprinklers outside the former Second World War concentration …

Why people are pissed about what Spotify is doing to their phones

<b>Updated: August 21, 2015, 10:10 A.M. EST</b><p>A new privacy policy from Spotify introduced with little fanfare has sparked a backlash against the streaming …

30,000 turn out for Trump's Alabama pep rally

<b>Mobile, Alabama (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump brought 30,000 supporters from deep red Alabama to a Friday night pep rally in a football stadium, the latest sign that the Republican front-runner has broad, nationwide strength.<p>Over an hour of often rambling remarks, the New York businessman reveled in the …

China fears hand Wall St. its worst day since 2011

(Reuters) - Fears of a China-led global economic slowdown drove Wall Street to its steepest one-day drop in nearly four years on Friday and left the Dow industrials more than 10 percent below a May record.<p>A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in …

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Robots Are Coming to Take Your McJobs

As food and labor costs rise in the restaurant industry, some businesses are looking for technological solutions to the annoying problem of expensive humans.<p>A $15-per-hour minimum wage might not lead to armies of content, sufficiently compensated fast food workers. It may instead lead to fewer …

Sorry, try again: Delta, B.C., police come across two hilarious licence plate ‘fails’ in one week

Delta police have seized two altered B.C. licence plates this week, and are reminding motorists that such displays of “Pollock-esque” artwork will …

The question atheists do not have an answer for, according to Ravi Zacharias

Ravi Zacharias is one of the most influential Christian apologetic voices in the world today. His unique ability to explain incredibly difficult concepts in simple, easy-to-understand terms makes him a highly sought after speaker and author. He has also spent thousands of hours debating with …

Jack the Ripper was Polish immigrant Aaron Kosminski, book claims

A self-confessed “armchair detective” claims to have solved perhaps the most notorious whodunit ever by claiming to have discovered the identity of Jack the Ripper.<p>Russell Edwards claims Aaron Kosminski, a 23 year-old Polish immigrant who ended up dying in an asylum, was “definitely, categorically …