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‘A grand illusion’: seven days that shattered Facebook’s facade

“Dumb fucks.” That’s how Mark Zuckerberg described users of Facebook for trusting him with their personal data back in 2004. If the last week is anything to go by, he was right.<p>Since the Observer reported that the personal data of about 50 million Americans had been harvested from Facebook and …

Cambridge Analytica

Want to Be Insanely Productive Without Working Longer Hours? Spend $100 a Month on This | Inc.com

You know what I would do if I had a time machine in business?<p>Kick young Tommy's ass and ask him to get organized. Why? Back in the days, I would sort out my emails and arrange my meetings. And, I got more and more frustrated at myself for letting great business opportunities -- even tens of …

A Harvard doctor says these are the best exercises for your body

If you think running a marathon is the quickest way to a rock-hard body, I-Min Lee, a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, has news for you: That classic feat isn't as good for your body as it seems.<p>Instead of long-distance running, which can be hard on your joints and digestive system, …

Write a Failure Résumé to Learn What Makes You Succeed

By any measure, Johannes Haushofer is an astounding success. He graduated with honors from Oxford and has not one but two PhDs, in economics (from the University of Zurich) and neurobiology (from Harvard). Now an assistant professor of psychology and public affairs at Princeton, he has published so …

I Did 60 Lunges Every Day for 2 Weeks—Here’s What Happened

“The best I could do was listen to my body day-to-day, and that got me through to the finish line.”<p>Although I did cross-country in high school, I never considered myself a runner until my senior year of college when I picked up the sport for (dare I say it) fun. I would go at my own pace, listen to …

What Happened When I (Almost) Gave Up Facebook, Email, And Texting For A Month

With a few simple guide-rules, one freelancer managed to kick his social media habits for good.<p>Earlier this year I found myself waking up in sweat-laced anxiety for a week straight. I’d wrapped a month of high-stakes projects that put me at the top of my freelance career. I was financially secure, …

Social Media

This Alphabet-backed startup wants to turn injectable drugs into pills

Rani Therapeutics, a start-up with a new way to turn injectable drugs like insulin into pills, has raised another $39 million, bringing its total …

Startups

A Cancer Doctor Weighs In On CAR-T, Precision Medicine And Pricing Debates

Yesterday’s historic FDA approval of the first engineered T-cell treatment for cancer, Novartis’ Kymriah (tisagenlecleucel), was accompanied by inevitable questions about how the product would be priced. In the end, Novartis set the price at $475,000, which was lower than many analysts had …

The 1 Smoothie Recipe You Need to Lose Weight

If you've tried kale in smoothies before but weren't a fan of the earthy flavor, you've got to give this creamy recipe a try. The pineapple not only helps prevent belly bloat, but its strong tangy flavor helps hide the bitterness of the kale.<p>This 350-calorie smoothie not only tastes great, but it …

Healthy Eating

The 10 Most Filling Foods for Weight Loss

If you were to describe The Perfect Food, it might go something like this: healthful, delicious, bigger than a morsel and filling enough to fight …

7 Things to Outsource Immediately to Scale Your Business

Instead of wasting time and money on guessing and experimenting, outsource to an outside expert the conversion strategies you need.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article is included in</i> Entrepreneur Voices on Growth Hacking<i>, a new book containing insights from more</i> …

What You Actually Gain From Cutting Dairy Out of Your Diet

Almond milk, soygurt, fermented cashew cheese… all these dairy imposters and others are slowly taking over the refrigerated food section. Whatever …

Great little ski resorts: Megève, France

<b>Er, where?</b><p>Megève is in the south-east of France, near the Italian and Swiss borders, and emerged as a popular ski destination for the rich and famous in the 1920s. While the resort is still favoured by the affluent – it even has its own airport – a holiday here isn’t prohibitively expensive. …

Skiing

How 16 Successful Business Leaders Start their Day

• Facebook<br>• Google+<br>• LinkedIn<p>“How you start your day is how you start your life” – Drew Canole<p>We all look up to people like Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, and …

The Workout I’ll Do for Life

Today is not a legs day, a chest day, or an arms-and-back day. And it’s definitely not an abs day. In fact, it’s never an abs day. Today, like every …

The Scientific Way To Get Meetings With Decision-Makers | Inc.com

Like all other forms of writing, there's an art to writing an effective sales email. Seeing a product through the eyes of a prospective customer is an act of imagination, as is a sense of what words will pack the most emotional punch.<p>However, once you've had the serendipity, you need to switch …

Four mistakes people make when going gluten-free

Gluten-free foods have become commonplace in grocery stores, restaurants and cookbooks. For those who suffer from celiac disease, this is a huge win, …

25 Holiday Getaway Ideas for Every Climate

Bikinis or parkas? Ski goggles or sunglasses? Whether you welcome chilly temps or would rather worship the sun, we’ve rounded up 25 trips for every …

The scientists who make apps addictive

Tech companies use the insights of behaviour design to keep us returning to their products. But some of the psychologists who developed the science …

Johns Hopkins scientists zero in on how cancers resist immunotherapy treatment

Results of an initial study of tumors from patients with certain cancers shed light on the widespread acquired resistance to immunotherapy drugs …

Travel With Dirty Clothes and More Contrarian Travel Tips From a Celeb Chef

At Bloomberg Pursuits, we love to travel. And we always want to make sure we’re doing it right.<p>So we’re talking to globe-trotters in all of our …

Precision medicine will increase drug prices and that’s a good thing

Precision medicine provides better targeting of treatments to patients who really benefit from them. Fewer people will be treated with a given drug, …

A new type of molecular medicine may be needed to halt cancers

ONE of the most important medical insights of recent decades is that cancers are triggered by genetic mutations. Cashing that insight in clinically, …

6 Professional Tips on Making Treadmill Running More Bearable

Trying to figure out a way to make training indoors a little better? We asked the guy who just broke the 50-mile record how he does it.<p>Thirty-three-year-old Jacob Puzey just set the speed record for running 50 miles on a treadmill in 4:57:45. What’s more astonishing (almost) than setting the …

Top 5 weight loss tips of 2016

Have you ever been a victim of bad dietary advice? You’re not alone. Weight loss tips change as frequently as the seasons; one month it’s cut out the carbs, and the next it’s eliminate the fat. It’s (understandably) hard to keep track of all the fluctuating weight loss information, and that’s why …

This Handheld Breast Scan Is Revolutionizing How Indians Detect Cancer

For 18-year-old Farheen Jahan, life took an ugly turn when she discovered a stiff growth in her breast. However, initial blood reports failed to detect anything serious. Later, in a health camp clinic set up in her locality in rural India she got herself scanned again with something called …

Biotech Trial of the Century Could Determine Who Owns CRISPR - MIT Technology Review

The mood outside the U.S. Patent Office in Alexandria, Virginia, yesterday was electric. At least it was to roughly 100 members of the bar, the …

Genetics

The Cancer Lottery - MIT Technology Review

In her 30-year battle with breast cancer, Carmen Teixidor thought she had experienced every treatment doctors could hurl at the disease. She had …

Cancer