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Forward Labs solar roof promises higher production, lower cost than Tesla's

<b>The unicorn of cheap clean home energy will most likely be found in an affordable solar roof that doesn't look like a solar roof, and that can pay</b> …

“Your time is limited, don’t waste it living someone else’s life” – 6 inspiring graduation speeches

Students graduating from Rutgers University this month had their commencement speech delivered by President Barack Obama.<p>The president is generally …

Motivation

Inside the Takedown of the Top Navy SEAL

When an admiral is accused of threatening to ‘bury’ whistleblowers, and those whistleblowers are embroiled in scandal, it’s hardly a simple story.<p>It …

Corruption

Kobe Bryant’s legacy in the words of those who went against him

<i>“Love me or hate me. It’s one or the other. Always has been.”</i><p>Kobe Bryant has built an image around the sentiment in that line from a Nike ad in 2006, …

10 steps to becoming a successful young leader at work

Young people should not be afraid to embrace leadership roles, according to career experts.<p>Forbes argues that young people who are observant, have …

Oil production is plummeting — but we could see a huge turnaround soon

Bloomberg flagged new data from the Norwegian consultancy firm Rystad Energy, which predicts that legacy production will tip the supply balance into the negative in 2016 for the first time in years.<p>The production from an average conventional oil field typically ramps up in the early years, plateaus …

The developing world faces a silent killer. Could a $1 solar light help?

Every day at around 6pm, 40 families living in a remote corner of Andhra Pradesh in southeast India – a 6km walk from the nearest road – would be swallowed by darkness. With no access to electricity, sunset was a non-negotiable curfew – going outside was dangerous, people couldn’t cook and children …

Andhra Pradesh

'More than $1 billion' was transferred into Malaysian PM's accounts

Najib Razak, who was cleared over the 1MDB scandal in January, received more than the $700m that had already been identified, report claims<p>Deposits into Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak's bank accounts ran to hundreds of millions of dollars more than previously identified by probes into state …

The Guardian view on snooping at work: bosses are one thing, but don’t forget Big Brother

The most surprising thing to emerge from the European court’s judgment that employers have a right to look at an employee’s email is that this right is not absolute. There is a presumption of privacy even for employees in the workplace. That is not absolute, either, and in the case of Bogdan …

Privacy

Oil slump - the true cost of falling prices

Standard Chartered last week warned of oil at $10 a barrel. What impact would that have on North Sea oil, the consumer and the UK economy?<p><b>Oil industry effects</b><p>Up to 65,000 jobs have already been lost from the British offshore oil industry since the cost of crude fell from a peak of $115 per barrel …

Oil & Gas Industry

The Generation That Doesn't Remember Life Before Smartphones

This is what it means to be a teenager in 2015.<p>Down a locker-lined hallway at Lawrence Central High School in Indianapolis, Zac Felli, a junior, walks to his first class of the day. He wears tortoiseshell glasses and is built like he could hit a ball hard. He has enviable skin for a teenager, …

Parenting

‘Anonymous will hunt you down!’ Hacktivists declare ‘total war’ on ISIS after Paris attacks

The hacktivist group Anonymous, engaged in electronic warfare against Islamic State, has declared ‘total war’ on the terror group following the …

25 Lame Excuses People Give for Not Becoming an Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Not everyone wants to become an entrepreneur, but a healthy majority of people have at least toyed with the thought of starting their own business. The thrill of being your own boss, setting your own hours, creating something from scratch …

Mesut Ozil proving he is Arsenal's man for the big games as Europe's finest creator

Bayern Munich v Arsenal: The Germany midfielder has been criticised in the past for fading against the very best but those doubts have now been banished<p>It was back in March 2014, the week before Mesut Ozil and Arsenal last played in Munich that the respected Kicker magazine addressed what had felt …

Egyptian star student scored zero in all her exams

Thousands rally behind Mariam Malak as family claims exams were rigged as she scores no marks in all seven papers<p>Family and supporters of one of Egypt’s best-performing high school students are claiming that she was cheated after the teenager failed to earn a single mark in seven exam papers.<p>Having …

Claimed discovery of Nazi gold train stirring hope in western Poland

Whether it's a hoax, wishful thinking or a bombshell discovery, the claim of two treasure hunters to have found a legendary Nazi train laden with gold is stirring up excitement in western Poland.<p>Residents of the Owl Mountains area southwest of Wroclaw have traded tales for decades about a train …

History

'Mum died and now EE wants £500 to cancel her phone'

Jemma Page, a young writer from Nottingham, has just lost her mother, but it hasn't stopped EE demanding hundreds of pounds<p>A woman from Leicester has claimed EE tried to charge her £500 to cancel her dead mothers' mobile phone contract.<p>Jemma Page, from Nottingham, took to social media last night to …

10 Content Marketing Trends Every Leader Needs to Know for 2015 | Inc.com

You know the importance of diversifying your financial portfolio, but do you apply that same concept to your network of advisers?<p>Just as you cover your bases financially, you need to consult experts from a variety of backgrounds before making large-scale marketing decisions.<p>As you start planning …

Marketing

Wharton Professor Describes 'The Worst Thing You Can Do' In Your Career

But he's aiming a bit higher than the standard business school fare; Stew helps students — and the rest of us — better manage the interaction of four domains: work, home, community, and the private self.<p>Here's a typical soundbite:<p>Stew argues that simply trying to achieve "work/life balance" is not …

Saudi Arabia: The next big emerging market?

Get ready for the next big emerging market opportunity: Saudi Arabia.<p>The oil giant is set to open its stock market to direct foreign investment for the first time, giving outsiders access to the biggest bourse in the region.<p>The Saudi market -- worth an estimated $530 billion -- is more than double …

Here's What 11 Tech Stars Have On Their Home Screens

14 Signs You're On The Path To Awesomeness

To sustain superior performance in anything requires focus, determination and an unquestionable purpose to endure when others quit. Whether it’s a personal or professional endeavor, conquering challenges at home or at work necessitates the physical, mental and emotional capacities to create …