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Sphero spinoff Misty Robotics launches a robot for programmers

Recent Sphero spinoff Misty Robotics brought a decidedly non-consumer-focused device to the Consumer Electronics Show in Vegas this week. The Misty I Developer Edition is the first baby step for a startup with even grander ambitions than the one that gave birth to it. In June, the company announced …

15 Places to Take the Solo Trip of a Lifetime

Solo travel, like dining alone, gets a bad rap -- mostly from people who don't particularly enjoy their own company. If you can put up with yourself, …

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Chinese Billionaire Is Poised to Rescue a Great British Icon

An assembly hall sits rusting on a 55-acre factory complex in eastern England, surrounded by a vast expanse of green, productive farmlands. The …

Commercial surrogacy: The half mothers of Anand | health and fitness

It’s a typical day at the Akanksha infertility clinic in Anand, the Gujarat town synonymous with commercial surrogacy. More than a dozen-odd young …

Enterprise Apps Are Now Consumer Apps -- And Vice Versa

There’s a change happening in the way we use our software applications, or ‘apps’ if you prefer. Users are starting to depend upon more of the enterprise-level applications they are familiar with in the workplace when they switch to non-work mode.<p>Not just Microsoft Word and your favorite email …

Convert Info Into A Picture

Because most information--a name or series of numbers--is abstract, converting it into a related image helps your brain latch onto it. If you park your car in row B13 of a parking garage, for example, you may imagine a birthday cake with 13 candles. When you return later, your mind will draw up the …

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Is Candy Crush thumb the new BlackBerry thumb?

Man ruptures tendon in his thumb by playing Candy Crush Saga, but addiction to game enabled him to ignore the intense pain and keep on tapping<p>A man has ruptured a tendon in his thumb by playing Candy Crush Saga, making it one of the first touchscreen-gaming related injuries and putting BlackBerry …

Peugeot Design shows an ingenious foodtruck: Le Bistrot du Lion

Not surprisingly, we love ingenious design at Gizmag and as we reflected eight years ago when we eulogized an equally ground-breaking Nissan NV200 …

Baby, it's cold outside! Here are 9 films that'll keep you toasty warm in a blizzard

The East Coast is currently being blanketed by a blizzard that's expected to drop more snow at once than some of us have seen in a lifetime. And while there are sure to be snow bunnies who'll be happy to frolic in the flakes, plenty of us are all set to hunker down at home for the duration.<p>So if …

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A 3-part series on the life and death of Ivar Kreuger

<i>This series by the poet Archibald MacLeish first appeared in Fortune’s May, June, and July 1933 issues. It describes the life, career, and suicide of</i> …

Material Question

Graphene may be the most remarkable substance ever discovered. But what’s it for?<p>Until Andre Geim, a physics professor at the University of Manchester, discovered an unusual new material called graphene, he was best known for an experiment in which he used electromagnets to levitate a frog. Geim, …

At $15.6 million, the world's most expensive watch is up for grabs

When it comes to coveted objects, there are those that capture our collective imagination because of what they represent, such as Picasso’s <i>Guernica.</i> …

Best advice from CEOs: 40 execs' secrets to success

By and<p>Warren Buffett<p><b>Chairman and CEO—</b><b>Berkshire Hathaway</b><p>Advice for young women: “You do the same thing a male will do. You follow your passions. You …

The 7 Deadly Sins Strong Organizations Avoid

When you observe great businesses and poor ones, it is sometimes the intangibles that differentiate the weak from the strong. What do bad companies and employees do that causes careers and ventures to fail? As we look a little deeper at those who flounder consistent behaviors appear. See how many …

Apple Hid Steve Jobs' Amazing Commencement Speech In Its Word Processor — Here's How To Find It

If you have Apple's word-processing application, Pages, on your Mac, then you can find an Easter egg that honors Steve Jobs: the text of his 2005 commencement speech at Stanford University.<p>OS X Daily found it, and once you know how to get to it, it's extremely easy to find. Simply press "Shift <i>+</i> …

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The Magically Bizarre Photo Manipulations of a Photoshop Wizard Martin De Pasquale

He’s been called a Photoshop wizard by people who have seen his work and the title suits him well. Buenos Aires based digital artist and art director …

Why Is Facebook Blue? The Science Behind Colors In Marketing

Turns out, something as simple as tweaking the color of a button changes user behavior or endears people to your product. Buffer’s Leo Widrich explains the importance of color in website and brand design.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2013. Click here to see the</i> …

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Top 32 Quotes Every Entrepreneur Should Live By

The nature of being an entrepreneur means that you fully embrace ambiguity and are comfortable with being challenged regularly. Especially when having to go out for startup fundraising. Choosing this career path is completely irrational because the odds of succeeding are dismal, but most succeed …

How To Be A Super-Achiever: The 10 Qualities That Matter

<b>This is an update of a story by Jenna Goudreau.</b><p>What do actor Alec Baldwin, game-show champion Ken Jennings and baseball icon Yogi Berra have in common?<p>That’s what husband-and-wife duo Camille Sweeney and Josh Gosfield set out to discover. For their book <i>The Art of Doing: How Superachievers Do What</i> …

15 Quotes To Inspire You To Greatness in 2014

Sometimes we need an extra push to follow our dreams in the new year. Great quotes can inspire us, motivate us, and help us get through hard times. In 2014, it’s time to take your career to a whole new level.<p>No more making excuses for why you can’t go after your dream job or the title you know you …

30 Powerful Quotes on Failure

It seems that failure tends to be more public than success. Or at least that’s what we perceive it to be. We fret it, we try to avoid it, and we question ourselves every time we have unconventional ideas. But the simple truth is – no great success was ever achieved without failure. It may be one …

Everything You Know About Branding Is Wrong

If you ask any major corporation, the majority would probably agree—branding is everything.<p>Except the word “brand” may be the most misunderstood, misrepresented, and misused word in recent memory. So, while branding is a vital element to any organization’s success, the majority of companies might …

Six-Week Power Abs Routine

<b>Duration</b> 6 weeks<p><b>Exercises</b> 22<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>The Power Abs Program's focus is to not only streamline your waist by getting rid of the flab but also etch …

Innovation Isn’t Just About New Products

The innovation mindset isn’t just about product innovation.<p>Some organizations have focused on product innovation for so long they don’t know how to innovate in any other areas. For example, in 2010, Microsoft —one of the world’s best product innovators for the last two decades — launched a social …

50 Of The Best Dessert Recipes Of All Time

Dig in.<p>When it comes to dessert, the HuffPost Taste editors have got you covered. Between chocolate brownies, homemade ice cream, chocolate chip cookies, layer cakes and fruit pies, we got dessert on our minds all day long. (And this is not an overstatement.) You could even say that we’re somewhat …

To Create A Successful Product, Don't Start With A Blank Piece Of Paper -- Start With A Customer Need

It’s tempting when you are just beginning to look for ideas to start with a blank piece of paper.<p>Don’t.<p>Begin by searching for places where you can solve a problem or improve an existing idea. You always want to start by completely solving a market need, which is just a fancier way of saying you …

Six Ideas Driving The Future Of Innovation

“We are continuously faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insoluble problems,” auto-industry guru Lee Iacocca, once said.<p>What a great way to see change. Iacocca’s formulation struck me recently while I was writing up a study of CIO and Chief Innovation Officer viewpoints. To …

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