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Ten Reasons Not To Quit In 2014

The path to prosperity—however you define it—was never paved with Krispy Kremes, and we all need extra motivation now and then. Here are ten reasons not to reach for the remote control, linger on Facebook, or smack the snooze button in the new year. Best of luck!<p><b>1.</b> <b>Because a company founded eight</b> …

Bold Predictions For The 2014 Sports Year From The Forbes SportsMoney Staff

Fearless (and cheeky) predictions for the 2014 sports world from the <i>Forbes</i> SportsMoney crew:<p><b>Mike Ozanian, our SportsMoney majordomo, who writes the SportsMoney blog:</b><p><b>NFL:</b> The league announces that the site of the new football stadium in Los Angeles will be Chavez Ravine. Former Los Angeles Dodgers …

10 reasons we can’t wait for 2014

Sherlock returns! “Mad Men” departs! It’s going to be a fan’s dream year<p>I have a good feeling about you, 2014. If there's a theme to be found in the promises you offer, it's that patience pays off. We've been good. We've been devoted. And though we hate to be premature, you'll forgive us if we're a …

Why 2014 Will Be the Year of the Small Business | Fox Business

The other day I was ordering take-out from a little restaurant down the street. I looked up the number on my phone, but rather than making a call, I clicked on its website and found, to my delight, it was easy to use, intuitive and allowed me to place my order. I tried the same thing with a …

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14 Places You Should Plan To Visit In 2014

We looked at major developments, cultural trends, and global festivals to find the hottest places to travel around the world in 2014.<p>From Croatia, the E.U.'s newest member; to Tokyo, the site of the 2020 Olympic Games, here are the best places to travel next year.

Doctorow, Rowling, Murakami, and More: Books to Read in 2014

New titles from Michael Cunningham, Maggie Shipstead, Hillary Clinton, and others<p>The coming year is full of long-awaited sequels, promising debuts, not-so-secret pseudonyms, and several books involving bloody murder. Read more on what notable authors in both fiction and non-fiction are up to in …

The Best Part of 2013: 2014

Thanks for the setup, 2013.<p><b>There was a problem</b> on the International Space Station and we shot two men up there to fix it, like a downed power line, on Christmas Eve. It was a future activity disguised as a handyman task. It was awesome. It was very 2014.<p>2013 was a man setting up a tee in a public …

7 Huge Tech Trends to Expect in 2014

Major innovations and tech sea-changes were few and far between in 2013. Unfortunately, what usually follows major advancements are refinements. …

10 Things Business Owners Can Count On In 2014

<b>1. Washington gridlock will continue.</b> The Republicans are working to win back the Senate in this year's Congressional elections. It's a long shot. If they control both houses of Congress then they can create a lot of headaches for the president. In an election year, they'll be sure to draw the …

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5 Smart Home Companies to Watch in 2014

If 2013 was the year smart home became sexy again, 2014 is the year it will go mass market.<p>And while service providers with managed home services are a big part of why smart home is reaching a wider audience, here are some other interesting companies helping to lead the charge in 2014.<p><b>Revolv</b><p>A few …

Our Favorite Movies Disappearing from Netflix in 2014

If you’re a Netflix fanatic, be warned: The online movie service will be losing the rights to stream a number of classic films effective January 1, …

5 things to expect in social in 2014

"It's shocking how fast [an app] can come out of left field and have a base of 20 million, 30 million very active users." -- Peter Pham, partner, Science

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2014 in film preview: blockbusters

Noah<p>Darren Aronofsky's $130m Biblical epic arrives buffeted by Hurricane Sandy (which gatecrashed the production) and lashed by controversy (the director and studio have reportedly squabbled over the final cut). The omens are explosive and the anticipation is building. Russell Crowe looks on …

Analyst predicts GM will buy Tesla in 2014

There's little question that Tesla has come at the automotive industry as an outsider. But will it last as an outsider for much longer? Not if you ask Yra Harris of Praxis Trading. According to <i>USA Today</i>, the veteran financial analyst recently predicted on <i>CNBC</i> that General Motors will try to buy …

Our Most Anticipated Movies of 2014

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>With 2013's movies all released (at least in the major markets—sorry, Real America, you'll have to …

Apple’s incremental 2013—and what to expect in 2014

Not every year can be like 2007.<p>The trouble with the Apple beat is that everyone wants it to be as exciting and newsworthy as it was in 2007 when …

Cronut creator Dominique Ansel predicts dessert trend for 2014

Cronut creator Dominique Ansel had a wild ride in 2013—his doughnut-croissant hybrid went down in history as a confectionary juggernaut, spawning two-hour lines, dozens of copycat recipes, an online pre-ordering service, and perhaps the world’s first dessert black market.<p>So what does the New York …

5 Steps To A Strong 2014 Start

New Year’s resolutions are a mixed bag of hope and misery. Think about it—we set ourselves up to fail with resolutions that are—by their very nature—passive. “I resolve to lose weight.” “I resolve to get out of debt.” “I resolve to stop eating Twinkies with my bourbon.”<p>Let’s make a pivotal shift: …

10 Things To Look Forward To In Fashion In 2014

What will the New Year bring to the world of fashion? Here are 10 things worth keeping our eyes out for.<p>1. Cate Blanchett’s red carpet gowns as she makes the awards ceremony rounds to accept accolades for her performance in <i>Blue Jasmine</i>. Is there any other actress who can tackle very “editorial” …

Four New Tech Trends That Should Be Huge In 2014

Obviously, the most interesting events of 2014 can't be predicted. They will be left turns that no one expected. In 2013, it was things like Edward Snowden, the contract system admin who leaked secret documents about the NSA's spying tactics. Or Google buying eight robotics companies including one …

Your New Year's horoscope: What’s in the stars for 2014?

ARIES (March 21 – April 20)<p>Family issues are under excellent stars throughout 2014, but when Jupiter is at odds with power planet Pluto in January, you will need to make sure no one gets too big for their boots. A family is also a team and if one person thinks they deserve to be a taller poppy than …

Trend Report: A Day in the Life of a Person Who Eats Food in 2014

The word "foodie" is dead. Or if it isn't, it definitely should be. First coined on the completely made-up date of Sept. 29, 2004, "foodie" has become one of those words, like "geek" and "weirdo," that applies to pretty much everyone with Internet access. In fact, almost everything about the food …

2014's Most Anticipated Movie Adaptations

With so many book-inspired films headed our way in 2014, we lit lovers can’t help but resolve to go to the movies. Sure, the next chapters in “The …

What to expect in 2014? Eric Schmidt fills us in

Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt sees mobile not just winning the war against computers -- it's already won it.<p>Speaking to Bloomberg TV in an interview published on Sunday, Schmidt provided predictions for 2014, saying that he believes "everyone will have a smartphone," which should allow for …

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Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Hair<p>Without buzzing it all off or, god forbid, combing it over.<p>By Adam Hurly1 day agoView More<p>Editors' Picks<p>It’s time to justify that Prime …