Rizky Ariestiyansyah

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Investing In Entrepreneurs

The United States has a tradition of celebrating our entrepreneurs and championing their success. From Ben Franklin to Steve Jobs to Tory Burch, the story of America has been shaped and driven by risk-takers and inventors.<p>President Obama understands that the opportunity for business creators to …

When You Give Your Team a Goal, Make It a Range

Goals! Managers love setting them. Employees <i>(hopefully)</i> want to achieve them. And for good reason. A well-constructed and thoughtfully considered goal can be extremely motivating and rewarding. It’s no surprise, then, that they are a staple of any modern day manager’s motivational toolkit. Want to …

The New Patterns of Innovation

The search for new business ideas and new business models is hit-or-miss in most corporations, despite the extraordinary pressure on executives to grow their businesses. Management scholars have considered various reasons for this failure. One well-documented explanation: Managers who are skilled …

The Definition of Success, According to 5 Entrepreneur Superstars

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Although the definition of success is subjective, there seem to be some common themes among the ultra-successful about what success really means. Very rarely does it have to do with money alone. In fact, none of these five inspiring …

Entrepreneurship

What Amazon’s Fire Phone means for the future of mobile retail

With the launch of Amazon Fire smartphone, the question everyone is asking is “Will consumers buy Amazon Fire?” But the real question should be “How will Amazon get their phones in the hands of consumers?”<p>Even when consumers’ interest is piqued by the promise of innovative features, especially …

Why Bad Financial Predictions Will Kill Your Startup

<i>Paul Jackson is the Founder of Worthworm.</i><p>If headlines are to be believed, it’s a great time to get into the startup game. It seems like every day startup after startup is announcing its most recent million dollar round of funding or billion dollar valuation. However, if you’re just entering this …

People with HIV Can Live as Long as Uninfected Populations

A new study reports that young people with HIV have a life expectancy similar to that of the general population.<p>Researchers of the new study …

Migrate your Java Application from Heroku to OpenShift

There are several reasons why you might want to migrate your app to OpenShift. One advantage is that the OpenShift platform itself is open source, …

DevOps

Google Wants To Build The Ultimate Personal Assistant

Google Search is changing rapidly. Given the company’s love of small, rapid-fire updates, its sometimes hard to keep track of where the company is going, but earlier this month, at the LeWeb conference in Paris, Google Engineering Director Scott Huffman presented a pretty compelling overview of the …

Basic Data Structures and Algorithms in the Linux Kernel

Thanks to Vijay D'Silva's brilliant answer in cstheory.stackexchange.com I have been reading some of the famous data structures and algorithms used …

Linux

origami for the web

Callbacks are useful, but can become cumbersome when creating a sequence of animations:<p>OriDomi features a built-in queueing system that can be used …

Hydrogen Car: Pros, Cons, Costs

Epoch Times is taking a look at each of the major options for green driving. Hydrogen cars are not currently sold commercially, but some will be …

Energy

Microsoft makes Unity engine free for ID@Xbox devs

<b>Back in August, Microsoft detailed its program for independent game developers called ID@Xbox.</b><p>The program was designed to give approved devs a …

5 of the Craziest Scientific Facts Out There

<b>1.</b> The human body contains enough DNA to stretch from the sun to Pluto and back again. 17 times.<p><b>2.</b> Microbes colonize human bodies, outnumbering human …

Astronomy

Cynical Art by Eduardo Salles

Mexican-born Miami designer Eduardo Salles produces cynical, hilarious, thought-provoking, and sometimes offensive images that skewer modern life and …

Sad Faces Make People Support Social Campaigns

Any face. Even on a trash can.<p>At the end of last year, the international aid organization Oxfam decided to dramatically change their advertising tactics in their campaign to fight hunger in Africa, replacing pictures of sad, starving children with happier landscapes featuring the continent's …

University of Toronto

Google app rewards Android users for giving their two cents

If you only need a few more Play credits to buy that game or rent a movie, then you might be interested in a new app simply called Google Opinion Rewards. Just as its name suggests, all you have to do to earn credit is to answer a weekly survey with up to ten questions each. Of course, you'll have …