Amine Belouali

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Why Startups Must Break the Failure Fetish and Focus on What Works

There is something curious going on in startup land: From learning to accept failure as part of the creative process we seem to have gone into …

Deeply

How This Founder Went From Zero To $100 Million By Thinking Like A Kid

To succeed in business and in life there's magic in discovering your inner kid.<p>What is it that enables entrepreneurs such as Elon Musk, Sheryl Sandberg and Richard Branson to persevere through seemingly insurmountable challenges that at first seem to exceed their limits? Make a list of people you …

Sheryl Sandberg

Be like Bill Gates and Warren Buffett: If you’re not spending 5 hours per week learning, you’re being irresponsible

“In my whole life, I have known no wise people (over a broad subject matter area) who didn’t read all the time — none. Zero.” <i>— Charlie Munger, Self-made billionaire & Warren Buffett’s longtime business partner</i><p>Why did the busiest person in the world, former president Barack Obama, read an hour a day …

Self-improvement

Vehroot Smartphone Car Stereo And Information System

The features, applications and power of your smartphone outweighs pretty much all the offerings by automotive manufacturers for in car stereos, music …

Malls, Stores May Be in Trouble, But Online Sales Projected to Grow

Stores are closing at an unprecedented pace. Retailers are going bankrupt. Malls are slowly being abandoned.<p>But don’t misunderstand what’s happening. …

AI vs Doctors

Artificial intelligence is challenging doctors on their home turf. We’re keeping score Image: Erik Vrielink and Mike Spector

Artificial Intelligence

7 Top Books That Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates, and Apple CEO Tim Cook Think You Should Read

Are these on your wish list?<p>There's no question, if you want to get ahead, you must read as many books as you can. As I've written before, Bill Gates reads about 50 books per year and Mark Zuckerberg about 24. But the undisputed king of reading remains Warren Buffett, who spends 80 percent of his …

Kazuo Ishiguro

Google X's chief business officer says you can achieve happiness by following one simple rule

Business Insider spoke with Mo Gawdat, chief business officer of Google X and author of "Solve for Happy," who talked about how you can find it easier to achieve happiness by following one simple rule.<p><b>Read the full transcript below:</b><p>Is the glass half full or the glass half empty? I would probably …

Happiness

How Design Thinking Is Improving Patient-Caregiver Conversations

Technical developments tend to grab the headlines in health care. Predictive analytics, telemedicine, electronic health records — technology is rightly seen as a transformative force in health delivery.<p>But it’s not the only one. At Rotterdam Eye Hospital, hospital administrators have found that …

The Workplace

The 10 Commandments of Effective Communication

Effective communication is easier said than done. How can we do better?<p>Communication is the lifeblood of every relationship. A lack of healthy communication causes marriages to fail, creates distance between parents and children and can destroy the culture of any organization.<p>Effective …

Self-help

6 Ways Social Media Affects Our Mental Health

Health experts love to say that sitting is the new smoking. Given the number of diseases to which sitting is linked, and the number of people it apparently kills every year, sitting is one of the worst things we can do for health. But possibly as concerning is the thing that we often do while we’re …

Psychology

Google’s Awareness API for building contextual Android apps now localizes time, holidays

One of the more interesting developments from last year’s Google I/O was the Awareness API. By understanding current context, Android apps can intelligently react based on what’s happening. The API is now being updated with Semantic Time support that automatically handles localization for …

APIs

Facebook is broken

The problem is this: Facebook has become a feedback loop which can and does, despite its best intentions, become a vicious spiral. At Facebook’s scale, behavioral targeting doesn’t just <i>reflect</i> our behavior, it actually <i>influences</i> it. Over time, a service which was supposed to connect humanity is …

eCommerce

The Best Business Book Of The Last 101 Years

When Creativity Fails… There’s One “Obvious” Solution<p>The constant rain drove me crazy. I escaped to a local coffee shop. I pouted the second I walked …

Infographics

Working Smart

If you are reading this article, you probably care about becoming a better developer and producing at a more efficient rate. It is not always clear, …

China Innovation: 10 Mobile Apps in China to Know

This curated post is authored by Chenyu Zheng, Marketing Manager, UberEatsThe post China Innovation: 10 Mobile Apps in China to Know appeared first …

Startups (India)
Innovation

Three-quarters of Internet Use Will Be on Mobile by 2017

Seventy-five percent of Internet use will be mobile in 2017, up slightly from this year, as a growing number of consumers around the world access the …

Online food delivery still presents a $210B market opportunity

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Eric Kim is co-founder and CEO of RushOrder, an L.A.-based mobile food ordering startup.</i><p>I wrote last year about the broad, secular shift to online food ordering, and the significant capital inflows into the space that we were seeing. Fast-forward a year, and we’re now looking at a …

The Walking Death of Pokémon GO

Pokémon GO, the hit mobile game that made international news this summer--is it dead? Pokémon GO made history when it was downloaded 10 million times in the first week after release and rocketed to #1 in the app charts faster than any app before it. Recently, the game has begun to set unfortunate …

What's Pulling Investors To Enterprise Focused Startups

Senior Correspondent, Entrepreneur India<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>With consumer-focused startups losing their sheen to markdowns and numerous market copy-cats, investors are showing greater interest for enterprise-focused businesses. …

Venture Capital

I Tried 'Pokémon GO' Compass 'Nearby' Tracking, And This Is What I Found

This past week I wrote an article saying that I’d figured out <i>Pokémon GO</i>’s insanely opaque tracking system. It got a lot of views, and I’ve heard a lot of people say it’s helped them catch stuff. The formula pretty much involves trial and error movement that will help move your three footprint …

Pokémon

Using Pokémon GO for Local Marketing

Pokémon GO has taken the world by storm. The popular AR (Augmented Reality) game for smartphones has already exceeded 15 million downloads in just a …

Pokémon GO Isn’t Destroying Society, It’s Making It Better

I don’t like people. I don’t like going out, saying hello to neighbors, or gathering in groups. Everything about social interaction stresses me out, …

How to level up fast (and catch rare Pokemon) without spending money in Pokemon Go

Find a swarm of Pokemon and even rare creatures with this Pokemon Go leveling technique.<p>Pokemon Go is free, to a certain degree. If you run out of Pokeballs and other supplies, you'll need to run around to various PokeStops to get more. That can take a while and make leveling difficult.<p>The other …

I mug you, Pikachu!

ON JULY 10th police in O’Fallon, a Missouri town of about 80,000 people, made a statement about the modus operandi of an armed gang that had been …

Pokemon Go's mental health benefits are real

Dr. John Grohol is an expert in technology's impact on human behavior and mental health, and for the past 20 years he's studied how people operate online. He's the founder of mental health network <i>Psych Central</i>, and he knows all about the latest tools aimed at helping people deal with anxiety, …