Zach Conant

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How Successful Entrepreneurs Turn Hunches Into Killer Ideas

Got an idea?<p>Great. But now what? Do you just go off and build it? Hire staff, buy stock, build software? Dangerous stuff, my friend.<p>Ask any successful entrepreneur if they ended up changing their initial idea and 9 times out of 10, what do you find? They not only changed it, they evolved it beyond …

Entrepreneurship

2015 White House Correspondents' Dinner: Barack Obama's top 10 jokes

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Barack Obama had one motto Saturday night at the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner: take no prisoners.<p>Here are the top jokes he told:<p>1. "Bucket"<p>When life gets hard and the Republicans are cramping his style, Obama's decided to just "bucket" -- or at …

Comedy

14 things you didn't know your iPhone headphones could do

Apps

10 killer apps you shouldn't live without

When you hop into Apple or Google's app stores on your smartphone or tablet and literally have more than a million apps enticing you, it's easy to get quickly overwhelmed. Of course, there are countless options for the boring staples to handle email, maps, weather, stocks, games and …

Apps

Be Slimmer, Stronger, and Smarter

What follows is a 24-hour plan for first targeting and then tapping into what may be your most valuable natural resource.<p><b>6:00 a.m. Flick Your Energy Switch</b><br>What you see as a good night's sleep, your body interprets as 8 hours of starvation. And so, in an effort to conserve energy, there's a dramatic …

10 Must-Have Mobile Apps for Productivity

Working from home, we used to see smartphone as a distraction. However, mobile technology can be more of a help these days. Because we are always on …

Turn your kitchen into an orchestra with Mogees - CNN.com

The Mogees sensor sticks to any object, immediately turning it into a musical instrument.<p>HIDE CAPTION<p><b>(CNN)</b> -- Air guitar players, bus stop drummers and office desk virtuosos, rejoice: being a slave to the rhythm has just become a lot more fun. Mogees is a new technology that turns any object into a …

Resetting Expectation Levels for 2014-15's Top NBA Rookies

It takes years for the true identity of an NBA draft class to surface.<p>But this season's crop of first-year hoopers has already hinted at everything that lies ahead: some good, some bad, some still-as-mysterious-as-it-was-last-summer.<p>While it's still too early to lay any basements or set any …

NBA

Time Management Secrets Anyone Can Use

If you’re reading this article instead of doing your work, chances are good that you have trouble managing your time efficiently. You’re not alone. According to a survey by Salary.com, 90% of workers waste at least a half hour each workday, not including lunch or scheduled breaks. While computers …

Time Management

Google doesn't care where you went to college

Google is consistently rated the best place to work. So you need a degree from Harvard to get in the door, right?<p>Not really, according to Laszlo Bock, Google's Head of People Operations.<p>When the company was small, Google cared a lot about getting kids from Harvard, Stanford, and MIT. But Bock said …

Résumés

US military commander: Russian military ‘far more capable’ than Soviet Union’s

A top U.S. military commander warned that Russia’s modern military is now “far more capable” than that of the Soviet Union, saying Moscow is “messaging” the United States that “they’re a global power.”<p>The warning over Russia’s military might from Adm. William Gortney, head of U.S. Northern Command, …

Military