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A videogame that teaches kids to code! The game is called Hakitzu and its developers at Kuato Studios have figured out how to make learning javascript fun. Here's the story: http://trib.al/ceM1FDU

Here are the top 20 visualization tools according to .net's Brian Suda: http://trib.al/dJgqIWc Which do you use the most

Surefire Negotiation Tactics For People Who Hate To Negotiate

Don’t believe the hyperventilation: Though negotiation–for a raise, a better price, a job change–freaks you out now, you can, in fact, be awesome at it.<p>While we’ve discussed why every day is a negotiation, we haven’t touched one disagreeable fact: that unless you’re some kind of conflict-loving …

How Laithwaites turns wine into gold

Charles Vallance and David Hopper meet a man who has made his fortune, and a company employing over 1,000 people, from his lifelong passion.<p>Were you to bump into Tony Laithwaite at the post office or at an airport check-in you would probably guess that he is a wine maker; put him in a vineyard and …

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7 Specific Ways To Harness The Power Of Social Media http://bit.ly/11XGLH8 If your company hasn't learned to harness the power of the social media world yet, here's one reason you should: According to Google, nearly 60 percent of people talk more online than they do in real life. So where do you begin? Discover the best insights for companies looking to adapt, grow and thrive on Small Business Strategies http://bit.ly/14BSFLc

Nike's Kinect-Powered Window Displays Are Watching You... http://trib.al/EpiYmQI

What exactly is cloud computing?

I’ve recently been on a panel answering questions from business owners about cloud computing and it was clear that there’s still a lack of …

Which supermarket share should you buy?

Warren Buffett and Neil Woodford have backed Tesco and Morrisons. But what about Sainsburys? We compare the retailers.<p>Death and taxes may be the two most widely quoted certainties in life, but the need to eat is just as compelling. The shares of supermarkets, therefore, offer a certain appeal to …

Scotland experiencing a business boom

Scotland is booming with business as high-profile firms choose to take advantage of lower operating costs, a highly-skilled workforce, and a …

Mark Cuban owes his career to a run-in with a horrible boss at 25 http://bit.ly/113oAkg Two office tyrants tried to stanch the young billionaire-to-be's initiative. Instead of falling in line, Mark Cuban set out on his own. The rest--a storied tech career, ownership of the Dallas Mavericks and $2.4 billion--is history.

Questor share tip: Aberdeen Asset Management well placed for growing appetite in emerging markets

Since December, Aberdeen Asset Management's assets under management jumped by 10pc to £212.3bn, exceeding all expectations.<p><b>Aberdeen Asset Management</b><p><b>429.2p</b><p><b>Questor says Buy</b><p>Investors pile in<p>If you wanted evidence of the amount of money that has been flowing into equity markets of late then you need …

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These are the 10 qualities that matter if you want to be a super achiever: http://bit.ly/114Dg2E No matter how diverse their goals or crafts, these super-achievers shared many of the same habits. How can you follow in their footsteps? These are the 10 qualities that will set you apart.

Cyprus's army of entrepreneurs

Ireland is the only country in Europe that produces a higher percentage of graduates per capita than Cyprus. Yes, the troubled Mediterranean island …

The art of the email introduction: 10 rules for emailing busy people http://bit.ly/YTN5fS

Naked Wines shares maiden profit with staff

Naked Wines, a “wine venture capital firm” that backs undiscovered winemakers, has handed £35,000 to 34 staff after making its maiden profit.<p>The boutique wine retailer shared a combined £1.2m among key workers through a company share scheme after it enjoyed a 57pc rise in sales to £34.9m, producing …

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Forbes' Bob Mansfield and David Lada mapped the wealth of the world's richest, worth a total of $5.4 trillion http://bit.ly/Yoz916

Closing the sale: Don’t fall at the final hurdle

You also have the expert marketer, who gets the business’s message to as many eyes as possible, or at least into the eyes and minds of the targeted …

The 10/10/10 Rule For Tough Decisions

It’s good to sleep on it when there are tough choices to make, but you also need a strategy once you wake up–which is why you should employ the 10/10/10 rule.<p>It’s easy to lose perspective when we’re facing a thorny dilemma. Blinded by the particulars of the situation, we’ll waffle and agonize, …

Infographic: Hackers Create An Amazing, Illegal Portrait Of The Internet Someone hacked almost half a million devices around the world. Why? They wanted to see what the internet looked like. http://trib.al/VHX9gHk

Tesco goes head-to-head with Thailand's wet markets

Tesco is building an empire in Thailand. Graham Ruddick reports.<p>The outskirts of Bangkok are an unlikely place to find inspiration for the future of Britain’s supermarkets. But the Tesco Lotus Plus shopping mall at Srinakarin provides a glimpse into the future.<p>The mall sits in a wealthy district …

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Gigaom | Feedly adds 3M new users in 2 weeks, updates mobile apps, and plans premium version

Advertisement<p>With Google (s GOOG) set to kill off Google Reader as of July 1, Feedly has emerged as a popular alternative for those in search of a …

How To Pitch Your Tech Project To Us (And Everyone Else!)

By Chris Dannen7 minute Read<p>We are looking for stories about people pushing the limits of software across industries. Every person out there has a …

Research confirms what we've long known: A leafy stroll resets your mind. http://trib.al/eDj7wQ8

As you think about how you can begin to embrace the entrepreneurial attitude more actively, here are 12 things you must actively do – at all times – in order to convert ideas into reality: http://bit.ly/YqNYA3

Brazil's richest citizen, Jorge Paulo Lemann, worth $17.8 billion, revealed 12 principles that guided him to achieve financial success. http://bit.ly/YXVIpU Warren Buffett partnered with the media-shy billionaire to close the largest deal in the food industry's history, the $23 billion acquisition of Heinz.

How Do You Enjoy A Downpour Without Getting Wet? Welcome To The Rain Room

The creators of the popular Rain Room exhibit talk about making it rain–on demand.<p>After the wettest summer in living memory, the Rain Room, a new art installation at London arts center The Barbican, promises what must be every Briton’s dream: a chance to control a torrential downpour of rain. The …

A Personalized News App At Its Simplest: No Articles, Just Data

Instead of tracking headlines, Numbeez tracks numbers. Here’s why that might not be as absurd as it sounds.<p>When Mark Zuckerberg says he wants to build a “personalized newspaper,” he’s talking about photos, conversations between friends, music, and news articles. But when a small startup in Tel Aviv …

Scotch whisky accounts for 25pc of UK's food and drink exports

Scotch whisky exports hit a record £4.27bn last year, accounting for around a quarter of the UK’s food and drink sales overseas.<p>The figure was achieved despite the volume of whisky being shipped abroad dropping by 5pc in 2012.<p>A total of 1.19bn bottles was exported, with the decline in volume being …

27 Leading Characters In Hollywood’s Big Digital Play

In 2012, for the first time, Americans watched more movies via the Internet (through Netflix, Amazon, and Apple’s iTunes Store) than they did buying and renting physical DVDs. Apps like Angry Birds have become as profitable (on a cost-to-revenue ratio) as blockbuster franchises like <i>The Dark …