With an ambitious decentralized platform, the father of the web hopes it’s game on for corporate tech giants like Facebook and Google. Last week, Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web, asked
Science suggests we’re hardwired to delude ourselves. Can we do anything about it? I am staring at a photograph of myself that shows me 20 years older than I am now. I have not stepped into the twilight
Google cofounder Larry Page is so serious about flying cars that he just poured a bunch of money into a second startup focused on the technology. Page invested an undisclosed sum in Opener, which unveiled
At Google’s annual I/O festival, the company unveiled its latest piece of virtual reality software for the classroom called “Tour Creator” — a tool intended for users to create and share their own experiences.
“You need to be aware of this! You need to use this,” teachers are told. “It’s science!” And yet the scientific whiz-bangery often turns out to be a snare and a delusion. This month, another one bit the
A YouTube reaction video platform for students is now free to use for schools Microsoft has acquired Flipgrid, a video discussion platform used by more than 20 million teachers and students around the
The amount of data we produce every day is truly mind-boggling. There are 2.5 quintillion bytes of data created each day at our current pace, but that pace is only accelerating with the growth of the of
Diet & Fitness Want to eat like a nutrition expert? Some food choices pack an especially big nutritional punch. / Source: TODAY Think of your kitchen as one big tasty medicine cabinet. The right foods
Customers buy your product because of the story behind it. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. I work as a marketing manager for a business software called Weekdone and, up a
There's now scientific evidence to suggest there are real health benefits to fasting — and they're not just related to weight
• Intermittent fasting is growing in popularity.• Researchers conducted a study that examined the effects of the 5:2 on the body's ability to metabolize fat compared to a daily calorie-restriction diet.•
A new research center at Columbia University is committed to figuring out how to turn failure into success. Every kid has that moment when she realizes that the adults she admires aren’t perfect. Few ever
How Well Do You Know English? The Origin of 'Bite the Bullet' and 15 Other Common Expressions in English
English is not an easy language to learn. Not only do you have to contend with compound expressions (like "make out" or "turn up"), but you must understand expressions that barely seem tethered to reality.
Doing lots of exercise in older age can prevent the immune system from declining and protect people against infections, scientists say. They followed 125 long-distance cyclists, some now in their 80s,