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Gorgeous modern home with enviable indoor-outdoor living asks $9.5M

Yes, please!<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Cherry Hills Village, Colorado<p><b>Price:</b> $9,500,000<p>This sprawling, modern house begs to be seen, yes, …

How a Tiny Company With No Marketing Built the No. 1 Product on Amazon

It's a lesson in how to sell $14.8 million worth of product in a single day with no advertising.<p>Last July, Amazon touted the success of its second annual Prime Day promotion in a press release, rattling off how much stuff people bought in different categories:<p><i>90,000 televisions</i><i>2 million toys</i><i>1</i> …

Marketing

4 Free Small Business Marketing Tools

Here's a list of four marketing tools that add real value -- but don't cost a thing!<p>3 min read<p>This story originally appeared on PR Newswire's Small Business PR Toolkit<p>There’s only one thing better than finding a cool new marketing tool, and that’s finding a <i>free,</i> cool new marketing tool. Here’s a …

Small Business

29 Instagram Accounts That'll Make You Want To Eat Healthier

The new year is here, and it's time to celebrate by embracing new goals, adventures, and experiences. And there's no better way to start than with a …

Gluten-Free

3 books to read for a more productive life

On our annual drive across the country to visit family for the holidays, my husband and I listened to hours of podcasts. On our way home, we ended up …

Staff Favorites: The 55 Best Recipes of 2015

All Cooking Light recipes have to meet high standards, but a few each issue are so great they become staff favorites.<p>1 of 55<p>January/February: …

Do You Even Know How Bonds Work? Now’s the Time to Brush Up

Test your knowledge with our quiz.<p>Bonds have been in the news a lot lately: Yields on 10-year Treasury bonds have risen amid concerns that tax cuts …

Retirement

Gorgeous Fine Art Self-Portrait Photography by Rosie Hardy

<b>Rosie Hardy</b> is a talented 25-year-old photographer and digital artist from Buxton, who currently lives and works in Manchester, United Kingdom. Rosie …

Photography

Wood Tube Wraps the Living Room of This Family Home in California

<b>Terry and Terry Architecture</b> completed the <b>Skyline House</b>, a family home located on top of the Eastbay mountain range in California, USA. An impressive …

Architecture

America's first urban 'agrihood' feeds 2,000 households for free

When you think of Detroit, ‘sustainable‘ and ‘agriculture‘ may not be the first two words that you think of. But a new urban agrihood debuted by The …

Data scientist Cathy O’Neil on the cold destructiveness of big data

Big data promises fairness. With enough information about individuals and populations, we can design algorithms that will identify the best possible answer to a given question, free of human bias. Algorithms, after all, are not racist, sexist, or elitist.<p>Or are they?<p>In her new book, Weapons of Math …

Artificial Intelligence

A beginner's guide to growing garlic

A friend gave me some garlic to plant, and I am wondering how difficult it will be to grow at home.<p><i>— Henry Sorenson, Evanston</i><p>Garlic is an easy crop for home gardeners to grow. In our region, it's planted in the fall after a hard frost, similar to when spring-flowering bulbs such as daffodils and …

7 TED Talks on Happiness That Will Make You Smile From Ear to Ear

Fact: Bad days happen to good people. Even when you give up those old habits to be happier, switch up your morning routine, and do that one thing all …

Meet The Coolest Israeli Companies On Wall Street

Israel is the largest foreign presence on Wall Street following China and Canada. Some 70 Israeli companies are currently traded on the New York …

The eco-friendly villa in the tropics, too good to be true

As the days get shorter in the northern hemisphere, most of us will spend our time dreaming about migrating to warmer climates, or to sunny beaches. …

11 mind-blowing psychology findings that explain the baffling choices you make every day

Decades of psychological research suggest that people behave in ways that are mysterious and perplexing — even to themselves.<p>We sifted through the Quora thread, "What are some mind-blowing facts about social psychology?" and pulled out the most fascinating findings. (Some fall outside the realms of …

10 Life-Changing TED Talks That Everyone Should Watch

Watching a TED Talk is a solid way to pass time, learn something new, or find much-needed sources of motivation, inspiration, and empowerment when …

Brand Strategy, Digital & Brand Identity Design

4 of The Best Tech Courses You Can Take Online Right Now

Add a new skill to your resume.<p>The world is getting more technical, and the jobs of the future are increasingly going to require you to be able to …

Big Data

The 14 most innovative schools in the world

An innovative school could be modeled after a legendary CEO, like the Steve Jobs School in Amsterdam. Or it can be an institution that's blind to gender, like Egalia, in Stockholm, Sweden.<p>Keep scrolling to see what the future of education can, and probably should, look like.

21 of the most creative résumés we've ever seen

To combat that, many job seekers with coding and design experience go to extreme — and extremely creative — lengths to stand out and demonstrate their skills.<p>It's a risk: Not every hiring manager is going to be on board with an unconventional approach. But as the creators of these masterpieces …

20 Startups Nailing Instagram Marketing (and What You Can Learn From Them)

Find out what these 20 startups are doing right and how you can apply it to your own Instagram branding.<p>Instagram is a game changer for businesses. It's free, it's visual, and with more than 500 million active users, its potential to reach the right audience is huge. In fact, it recently rolled out …

Social Media

Go Inside Meg Ryan's Home in New York City

Celebrity Style<p>Current owner Ron Burkle is selling the famed architect's Ennis house—or the <i>Blade Runner</i> house, as it's often called because the 1982 movie was filmed there<p>Celebrity Style<p>The legendary actress bought the home in 1953 with her then-husband, British actor Michael Wilding<p>Celebrity …

Celebrity Style

24 Examples of Calculated Metrics in Google Analytics

<i>In this blog series, we shed some light on our marketing approach at The Next Web through Web analytics, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Conversion Rate Optimization (CRO), social media, and more.</i><p>A couple of weeks ago I was at MeasureCamp London and shared how we’re dealing with custom data The …

These Ex-Googlers Want To Test You (And Your Family) For Cancer

Color Genomics is unveiling $50 tests for the relatives of people who test positive for a cancer mutation.<p>DNA-testing startup Color Genomics, which launched in spring 2015, is notable in the biotech world because of its emphasis on the "tech" side: Two of its cofounders are former Google and …

Deciem Might Be the Most Thrilling Thing to Happen to Skincare in a Long Time

Reddit skincare geeks are obsessed, so you know it’s good<p>Deciem is a Toronto-based company founded in 2013 by a serial beauty entrepreneur named Brandon Truaxe. The company name is a metaphor of sorts. According to a company representative, "The name comes from <i>decima,</i> which means 'ten' in Latin. …

Skin Care

Top 6 highest paying "Big Data'' skill sets in 2016

Top 6 Highest-Paying Big Data Skills to Upgrade to in 2016<p>The world of technology is dynamic by nature. So it should come as no surprise that the …

How To Become A Data Analyst | Articles | Big Data

New research by Self-Service Data Analytics firm Alteryx has found that data and analytics are among the most important new skills an employee can …

Big Data

22 maps that explain America

At Business Insider, we love maps. There is no better way to convey data about people and places than with a map.<p>To that end, we've put together 22 maps that explain various economic, social, demographic, and linguistic aspects of the United States of America. Check them out.<p><i>Rob Wile contributed to</i> …

The Ultimate Working From Home Guide | Investopedia

<b>Amazon.com Inc.</b><p>Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) employs nearly 250,000 workers around the world, many of them reporting to work from their home …