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Docker is raising $75 million

9b8b8d7c-fa02-4990-83ff-d6b41927ca4e<p>Docker is raising $75 …

Michael Cohen

What is Cloud Migration and Why is it Important

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>The business scenario is in constant evolution, empowering customers to access unlimited information at the behest of the omnipotent internet. The digital …

If This Amazing Cartoon Won't Persuade Science Deniers, Nothing Will

<i>This story was originally published by</i> Grist<i> and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.</i>We've all heard it before: "Yeah, but …

Climate Change

10 YA Books That Should Be Added to the Required Reading Canon

Required reading mainstays like Carson McCullers, Toni Morrison, and Arthur Miller should and will always be read, but there are other books that …

Too many independent contractors are essentially employees – without benefits

There is a growing number of workers who are being misclassified as independent contractors when they are nothing of the sort<p>Recently, the Washington Post reported that Ariel Wilson Cetrone, who was a pregnant worker at a government agency of two and a half years, requested maternity leave. Silly …

Unemployment

Star Trek Communicator released as Bluetooth handset and speaker

Any Star Trek fan will remember the famous Communicator. This fictional device gave us a glimpse of what the future of mobile technology would be like, but the creators of Star Trek: The Original Series probably never imagined that we would surpass their technology so quickly. Regardless, it’s …

Star Trek

Many Small Steps for a Man, Giant Leaps for Tech: CES 2015 Highlights

The International Consumer Electronics Show ( CES ) in Las Vegas is like the white whale in Moby Dick: Every time you hear about it, it's getting bigger; you have to travel through oceans of information to grasp it, and if you don't pay close attention it will upend everything before you even know …

Road Trip: Brandywine Valley, Pennsylvania and Delaware

Take a road trip through the mansions and gardens of the early 20th century's New World royalty.<p>A road trip through the Brandywine Valley offers a taste of American aristocracy. In the former country mansions of the ultrarich, travelers glimpse the early 20th-century extravagant lifestyle of a …

DuPont

The city that Luther, Bach and Goethe all shared

Tranquil Weimar was the hub of Germany’s most crucial artistic and intellectual movements – a past that still lives on in Unesco-rated buildings, palaces and parks.<p>Wandering through Weimar’s cobbled backstreets in the monochrome hush of a winter day, it seems strange that this small-scale city once …

European Travel

Express Binge on These 11 Summer Shows That Have 13 Episodes or Less

Plenty of TV shows are coming back this summer and there's still time to catch up on some of them before you tun in for their respective returns. Especially the ones, below, which only have one season under their belts. All of these programs have under thirteen episodes and some have as little as …

A Slick Lego Competitor Built for Tiny Kids and Infinite Creativity

Legos are exquisitely engineered, capable of constructing stunning structures, and totally frustrating to those lacking fine motor skills. Design …

How to Make a Microscope Out of Paper in 10 Minutes

Author: Greg Miller. Greg Miller Science<p>Date of Publication: 03.07.14.<p>Time of Publication: 2:26 pm. 2:26 pm<p>A new microscope can be printed on a flat …

Schloss Reinhartshausen

As mentioned in last week's post about handkäse, I recently took a family trip to the Rheingau in Germany. Because most people have never even heard of the small town of Erbach, I wanted to write a blog about this charming German village and the beautiful palace located at the edge of the town. But …

Time I

8 Ways To Handle Your Hangover Abroad (GIFs)

Traveling and partying go hand in hand -- there's nothing like experiencing a foreign city by night, reveling with the locals.<p>But too much fun can lead to a nagging hangover that could really put a damper on the daytime portion of your trip. Stay healthy and know how to get a handle on your …

Metro DC's bikeshare service

Single Trip<p>$2<p>Great for a quick trip under 30 min.<p>Learn More<p>24-Hour Pass<p>$8<p>Perfect for tourists taking short trips under 30 min.<p>Learn More<p>Annual …

Mount Vernon

The Week’s Best Longreads for November 2, 2013

The Daily Beast picks the best journalism from around the web this week. By David Sessions.<p><b>The Girl in the ClosetScott Farrell, The Dallas Morning</b> …

What a Small Moment in the Obamacare Debate Says About Ideological Media

Does the legislation put the privacy of Americans at risk? More than progressives acknowledge—in part because of ham-handed conservative critiques.<p>Congress conducted hearings yesterday on the much maligned Obamacare website. The most contentious moment involved Rep. Joe Barton, a Texas Republican. …

Top 10 reasons Belgium isn’t boring

Late British comic Bob Monkhouse used to joke ‘I went to Belgium once. It was closed.’ Little understood, riddled with Eurocrats, somehow <i>between</i> places – all these impressions have contributed to Belgium’s dull rep. But dig a bit and you’ll find that Belgium is actually fascinating. Here are 10 …