Zach Ware

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15 Reasons You Should Start Your Own Small Business Today

If you're an aspiring entrepreneur waiting to start your own small business or side hustle, here are plenty of reasons to quit waiting.<p>Want to get really, really rich? Starting your own business is the best way. Want your upside to be unlimited? Starting your own business is the best way. Want to …

Self-improvement

Series of quakes shake area near geothermal field in Northern California

A magnitude 4.2 earthquake struck about 3 miles northwest of the Geysers geothermal field Wednesday evening and was followed by a series of aftershocks, the U.S. Geological Survey said.<p>The quakes were reported between 7:58 and 9:04 p.m., according to the USGS. The first was followed by several …

Scientists Warn That Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano Could Erupt 'Ballistic Rocks'

Geologists are warning that Hawaii's Kilauea volcano — which has been belching toxic gas and oozing lava into a residential area for the past week — could erupt explosively in the coming weeks.<p>The possibility of such a sudden eruption will increase as lava flows from Kilauea's summit crater down …

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Donald Glover’s ‘This Is America’ Video Praised by Trent Reznor and More: ‘The Must-Watch Four Minutes of the Year’

With over 34 million views and universal acclaim, Glover/Childish Gambino's music video has become a media phenomenon in 2018.<p>Donald Glover’s “This …

How Netflix Redesigned Board Meetings

The board of directors of a public company has a long list of oversight responsibilities, but it is not always the case that directors receive the information they need to make fully informed decisions on key matters, such as strategy, succession, and performance monitoring. We recently studied a …

Everything Microsoft announced at Build 2018

The first day of Microsoft’s Build 2018 developer conference came and went, and the technology giant unveiled myriad tools and products for developers and geeks of the world to chew on.<p>From artificial intelligence (AI) to Azure, here’s a quick recap of everything Microsoft announced at Build …

I Co-Founded a Silicon Valley Startup in My 50s. These Are All the Lessons That Brought Me to Where I Am.

Older entrepreneurs know a lot about how business, culture and leadership work.<p>7 min read<p>Thirty years have flown by since I landed in Silicon Valley, where I've been an executive at companies like OpenTable, Amazon, Eventbrite and Upwork.<p>Here in the Valley, the narrative of the young entrepreneur …

5 Job Interview Questions That Reveal What a Candidate Has Really Accomplished

Want to ask job interview questions that let you find out what a job candidate has really accomplished? Here are some great questions, along with some of the best answers.<p>Some job interviewers (including CEOs) take a fairly unusual approach to interview questions, and most job interviews involve …

Career Development

HP Pavilion Gaming Laptop has Omen style, versatile specs, $799 starting price

The new gaming lineup consists of a 15-inch laptop and two powerful towers.<p>While the HP Pavilion line encompasses many types of all-purpose machines, …

5 Financing Tips Every Business Owner Needs to Know

Owning a business is expensive. Don't miss these five crucial tips to make the most out of your financing.<p>Owning a business is expensive. After you make it past the initial hurdle of financing startup costs--from legal fees to logo design to equipment and supplies for you and your employees-you …

A Silicon Valley CEO and investor shares 20 of the most powerful lessons he's learned during his career

Most CEOs would happily give you advice about raising capital, company culture, and personal sanity. I could talk your ear off on these topics, but have instead attempted to consolidated the lessons I've learned as a CEO into a series of x-y graphs. Enjoy.

Beijing police are using facial-recognition glasses to identify car passengers and number plates

Police on the outskirts of Beijing are using facial-recognition glasses that can identify passengers and car number plates within milliseconds.<p>The smart glasses were first tested in Beijing at a highway checkpoint last week, according to Reuters.<p>Powered by artificial intelligence, the eyewear …

Strong factory data, Wall St gains boost Asian share prices

TOKYO (AP) — Strong manufacturing data and overnight gains on Wall Street gave Asian markets a boost on Wednesday.<p>KEEPING SCORE: Hong Kong's Hang Seng index edged 0.2 percent higher to 30,568.04 and the Shanghai Composite index jumped 0.8 percent to 3,375.18. South Korea's Kospi added 0.3 percent …

Stock Markets

A village in Kenya is quietly disproving the biggest myth about basic income

KENYA — Maurice Owiti is 47 years old and works as a caregiver in a rural Kenyan village. In a poor community such as his, Owiti is lucky to have a job. But until late 2016, spending even $20 a month on school fees for his son was a struggle.<p>Then a charity called GiveDirectly showed up in October …

Ripple overtakes bitcoin as third-largest cryptocurrency

In a relatively calm day for cryptocurrencies, most of the largest are down by a few percentage points. Bitcoin, Ethereum, bitcoin cash, and Litecoin are all down, but banking-oriented cryptocurrency Ripple is up by double digits, catapulting it into the No. 3 spot in terms of market capitalization.<p>…

Teen activist Autumn Peltier who scolded Trudeau to address UN

<b>At just 13 years old, Autumn Peltier has become an internationally known advocate for water protection, especially for Canada's indigenous people. What's next? The United Nations.</b><p>A year ago, Autumn found herself face-to-face with Justin Trudeau at the Assembly of First Nations' annual winter …

Apple is being sued for intentionally slowing down iPhones and not telling anyone

That didn’t take long.<p>On Dec. 20, Apple admitted that it had been throttling the processing power on iPhones with older batteries, ostensibly to keep them working for longer. While the company maintains it did this with consumers’ interest in mind, it didn’t ever tell them. Some critics noted that …

Class Action

Economy will accelerate in 2019, but not all from tax cuts: Economist

CNBC Contributors Ron Insana and Joe LaVorgna, Natixis chief economist, discuss how tax cuts will affect corporations, individuals and the markets.

Here's What Scientists Mean When They Say the Universe Could Be a Giant Hologram

The Holographic Universe<p>For decades now, scientists have been investigating the possibility that our Universe is, or once was, a giant hologram, …

Physics

Smoke 'em if ya got 'em, as legalized marijuana takes hold

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — It was a green Monday in Maine.The first tangible results of state voters' decision to legalize marijuana were felt as …

The Most Detailed Map Of Our Place In The Universe

This is a video of the current most detailed map of our place in the universe. It stretches over 500-million light years and contains over 100,000 …

A Monster Solar Storm Could Cost the US $40 Billion Daily

Our planet is due to be hit with a powerful solar storm, an event that happens about once every hundred years. New research shows that losses from …

Geopolitical forecast: 2017 will bring a triangle of instability and an uprising of Luddites

A half century ago, Thomas Kuhn invented the term “paradigm shift.” It described a wholesale change in an arm of science—in its very definition, the fundamental concepts underlying it, and the rules of the road in studying it. Evolution and relativity are examples. In terms of technology, the …

Typhoon Nock-ten Slams Into Philippines, Cutting Power

MANILA — A typhoon slammed into central Philippines late on Sunday, bringing strong winds and heavy rains and cutting off power, but there were no immediate reports of casualties, weather officials and radio reports said.<p>Typhoon Nock-ten was packing maximum sustained winds of 115 mph (185 kph) with …

Millennials 'set to earn less than Generation X'

<b>Millennials are set to become the first generation to earn less than their predecessors, new research suggests.</b><p>The Resolution Foundation found that under-35s earned £8,000 less in their twenties than Generation X workers.<p>The thinktank defines Generation X as those born between 1966 and 1980 and …

WATCH: This Simple Triangle Will Change The Way You Think About Maths Forever

Because logarithmic notation is bad.<p>Okay, let's get something straight right off the bat - logarithmic notation in maths is bad and doesn't make a …

The Smart and Big Money Continues to Flow into the Cannabis Market

I had been under the impression that we are now in the era of gathering picks and shovels when it comes to the smart direction legislators are heading about cannabis. But in a recent chat with Derek Peterson, I became convinced we are much further along. Peterson is CEO of Terra Tech Corporation, …

Cannabis

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Twitter and TfL team up for instant Tube disruption alerts

From today, London's Tube and train passengers can get travel alerts sent to their phone, thanks to a partnership between Transport for London (TfL) and Twitter. In what's being described as a "world first" by the travel authority, the new service will notify travellers via a direct message if …

London Public Transport

MACQUARIE: China's debt is fine

Whether it be a noticeable deterioration in Chinese economic data or a scenario that we're currently witnessing where there's been a rapid expansion in credit growth that's fueled a surge in construction activity and house prices, harking back to the "Old China" growth model, nothing seems to …