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12 Great Moments in Grill History

How backyard grills from Weber, TEC and others evolved from basic charcoal to gas to infrared to Wi-Fi voice control<p>DID CIVILIZATION INVENT grilling, or was it the other way around? Remnants of ancient campfires are among the earliest evidence we have of human groups: Grills—primitive ones by …

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3D printed sculptures spin to Fibonacci sequence

John Edmark, a professor of design at Stanford University, has mashed together geometry and art to create these 3D printed kinetic sculptures based …

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How To Eat Like A Local In NYC

<i>Chelsea Nesvig / Flickr</i><p>Back when Manhattan was still ridden with crime, New York City was easier for tourists to manage. A Broadway show, a nice French or Italian meal, Central Park, the Met, maybe a Yankees game -- there were things you did and places you just didn't go. Nowadays, though, the …

5 New Travel Startups to Watch This Week

These five travel startups are making travelers and the companies that serve them smarter by giving them access to tool for connections, data …

World's most amazing travel experiences | CNN Travel

Opting Out For The Kids

Our daughter Emily is working on a senior thesis this coming year. She’s studying the choices women make to balance their careers and families. This …

This “Airbnb For Skills” Will Liberate You From Your 9 To 5

Can Avbl take the gig economy to the next level?<p>More people are freelancing than ever before–by some estimates, around 42 million Americans. But entrepreneur Ryan Hooks thinks that eventually almost everyone will be able to leave their office jobs, and he’s built a new website called Avbl to …

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Tesla’s Gigafactory Could Drive Down Electric Vehicle Battery Costs

One state is about to be the lucky recipient of a $4 to $5 billion battery production plant, courtesy of electric car maker Tesla.<p>Tesla, the company that has kept the phrase “electric car” at the forefront of popular culture’s consciousness, has so far only produced luxury vehicles: the Roadster, …

Volvo Ditches Buttons and Knobs In Favor Of Tablet-Like Touchscreen On Future Models

Volvo, a company known for making cars with user-friendly interiors, will be doing away with buttons and knobs in favor of touchscreen controls in the future.<p>Its Concept Estate, debuting at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show, shows what the next generation of Volvo interiors will look like. At the center …

4 Lessons for Old-School Transport Companies from the Sharing Economy

<i>In December we released our latest report, “</i><b>What the Sharing Economy Means to the Future of Travel</b><i>“, looking at the economic, social, and</i> …

Google's 'Projected Mode' in-car system possibly leaked by Mercedes-Benz

Job adverts aren't most reliable way to hear about new technology, but interesting ones do crop up from time to time, and that's why our eyes are drawn to one recently posted by Daimler, the parent company of Mercedes-Benz. The ad requests the services of a software engineer who can help the German …

The Only Thing Scarier Than Self-Driving Cars Are the Hackers Waiting to Attack Them

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Imagine a world in which hacking wasn’t so much an issue of personal intrusion as a practice that could quite literally murder.<p>That world may not be far off. A wild proliferation of self-driving cars is expected by 2035 that will be both …

Want to Sell Your Ideas? Tell Engaging Stories.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following is the first in a series, "Talk Like TED," in which communications coach/author Carmine Gallo applies tips, techniques and insights to help entrepreneurs and business professionals sell their ideas more persuasively. These</i> …

10 Must Attend Tech Conferences in 2014

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Attending technology shows and conferences are among the best things you can do for the future of your business. Yet many professionals within the industry ignore these valuable resources, despite everything they offer.<p>All conferences are …

No Cars Allowed: Big Cities Look to Curb Vehicles for Good

This story originally appeared on CNBC<p>Germany, home of the high-speed autobahn, is perhaps one of the few countries that has had as intense a love affair with the automobile as the U.S. But in an effort to go green, the country's second-largest city is studying ways to eliminate cars by 2034.<p>The …

How to Position Your Personal Brand In Two Minutes Or Less

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following is the third in the series</i> "Personal Branding For A Better Life," <i>in which marketing expert Jim Joseph applies big brand marketing lessons to help you build a successful personal brand.</i><p>Once you define your brand, as I …

Are Entrepreneurs Born or Made?

This story appears in the October 2013 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>It's an age-old question: Are entrepreneurs a special breed, born into this world with a drive and need to succeed that most of humanity lacks, or can they can be created through education, experience and mentorship? We spoke …