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17 Apps Every Entrepreneur Needs in 2017

Long before you can afford a staff to help you do more you can afford apps that help freak out less.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’re like most people in business today, there always seem to be a million things on your to-do list and you don’t know where to …

Periscope and Facebook Live help document Turkey attempted coup

As an attempted military coup unfolded in Turkey Friday night, with bridges closed, tanks rolling through cities and aircraft flying low overhead, …

26 Pictures Literally Every Parent Will Relate To

Stop trying to make “sleep” happen. It’s not going to happen.<p>Note: Not all images were submitted by Community members.

Parenting

7 Tools Every Digital Entrepreneur Must Use

Being an entrepreneur isn’t all about sitting on a secluded beach somewhere in paradise. If you think that entrepreneurship is about working 2-3 …

The Most Motivational TED Talks of 2016 | Inc.com

TED talks can inspire you to do your best work, reach for the stars, or even try a new way of tying your shoes. With the 2016 TED Conference wrapped up last month, the folks at TED have gone to work putting some of the best talks they've hosted recently online. Delivered by a TV mogul, the leader …

Doorhandle

Opinion: Is Turkey coming in from the cold in Europe?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Turkey is facing the largest wave of terror attacks in its history -- in the past six months alone, the country has been hit by five deadly attacks.<p>Islamic State (IS) has targeted Istanbul twice and Ankara once since October 2015, killing at least 120 people, and the Kurdistan Workers Party …

North Africa

Suicide Bomb In Istanbul Kills Five, Wounds 36

A suicide bomber attacked a major pedestrian street in central Istanbul on Saturday, killing five people, including himself, and injuring 36, officials say.<p>The explosion struck Istiklal Street, The Associated Press reports, a busy street full of cafes, shops, restaurants and foreign …

Extremism

How-To: Reduce iPhone screen brightness beyond what’s possible in Control Center or Display & Brightness settings

My iPhone 6s is not jailbroken, but there are still a couple of tricks that I employ that make it closer to that of a jailbroken phone. For example, getting rid of animations — a feat normally reserved for users willing to jailbreak — is now available to all iOS 9 users via the handy SpringBoard …

Accessibility

Why are millennials so anxious?

Anxiety seems to be a common complaint among Generation Y. Our writers discuss contributing factors such as underlying instability around housing and careers<p>Rose Bretécher: We’re sold the dream, but fear a nightmare future<p>For me anxiety is uncertainty – the physical and emotional sensation that …

Mental Health

33 Mind-Blowing Quotes From Thich Nhat Hanh

Did you ever felt that positive vibe, when someone’s writing just change the way you look at the world, Thich Nhat Hanh’s writings shall do that for …

20 Inspirational Quotes From Famous Scientists

The great science minds of history have provided inspirational quotes on their findings, philosophy, and understanding of the world around us. These quotes have inspired generations of young explorers, eager to learn more about the world and motivated toward betterment.<p>When you need a bit more …

Motivation

6 classic business books you should read if you want to be successful

Even though there are plenty of newer reads, sometimes you just can't beat the classics.<p>Here's a roundup of six old-school career books.<p>Yes, your parents may have read them, too; but the advice is so legendary — and useful — they're still worth downloading today:

8 New Self-help Books That Actually Help

1<p>If you want to be better with money<p><b>Read:</b> <i>The Index Card</i> by Helaine Olen and Harold Pollack<p>A financial journalist and a college professor team up to …

17 Inspirational New Year's Reads For The Self-Help Skeptic

Any book can be a self-help book!<p>A new year, a new you! Right? It's tough to keep those New Year's resolutions, though, and a little guidance or inspiration never hurts. The right book means you're never going it alone with your plan to be more generous with your time, to commit to hitting the gym, …

Brussels cancels new year celebrations over terror fears

Authorities in Brussels have cancelled this year’s new year celebration plans over fears of a terrorist attack, on the same day that Turkey said it had foiled a holiday attack plot.<p>In Ankara, officials said police had detained two suspected Islamic State militants accused of planning suicide …

Extremism

What’s freedom worth? Less than 3 billion euros, apparently.

<i>The writer is editor in chief of the Turkish daily newspaper Cumhuriyet.</i><p>Turks are renowned for their hospitality.<p>This attribute, which they take great pride in, is for the most part the result of friendliness, but it also emanates at least in part from an instinctual desire to avoid taking a …

North Africa

Turkey dishes out garbage on Russia's work in Syria

He has condemned an attack on Idlib in north-west Syria believed to have been carried out by Russian planes, saying Syrian lands will not be part of</i> …

The epicenter of the Syrian war is shifting — and it could mean 'a near total defeat' for Turkey's Syria policy

A stepped-up Russian bombing campaign in the Bayirbucak region of northwest Syria, near the strategically important city of Azaz, has primarily targeted the Turkey-backed Turkmen rebels and civilians — and the Turkish aid convoys that supply them.<p>As a result, Turkey's policy in Syria of bolstering …

Analysis: The fate of Mosul in Turkey's hands?

On December 4, less than two weeks into the standoff with Moscow over the downing of a Russian jet operating in Syria, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the Turkish president, sent a convoy of several hundred Turkish soldiers, bolstered by tanks and armoured vehicles, deep into Iraq's territory, stirring …

Middle East

Turkey is relaunching its bid to join the EU

Underlying that change is Turkey's promise to help stem the flow of migrants to Europe in return for cash, visas and renewed talks on joining the European Union, to which Ankara formally started its membership talks a year ago.<p>The decision to open the chapter on economic and monetary policy comes …

8 Signs You Have A Strong Personality That Might Scare Some People

When people encounter someone with a strong personality, they don’t understand the kind of person they are dealing with.

The feud between Russia and Turkey has resurfaced at sea

A Russian warship fired warning shots at a Turkish fishing boat in the Aegean Sea, ostensibly to avoid a possible collision. The Russian Defense Ministry said the boat came within 1,600 feet of the Smetlivy destroyer, one of the ships bolstering the Kremlin's military foray into Syria meant to prop …

Russia strikes back at Turkey with economic sanctions

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia plans to retaliate against Turkey for the downing of a warplane by imposing sanctions, cutting economic ties and scrapping major …

Russia

Moment of silence for Paris victims doesn't pass quietly at soccer game

<b>(CNN) —</b> A moment of silence at a soccer game has grown into a dispute on social media, as video of that moment has gone viral.<p>Just before Tuesday's match in Istanbul between Turkey and Greece (a pair of countries with a rocky history), a moment of silence was observed for the 129 people who lost …

Terrorism

David Cameron arrives in Turkey for very different G20 summit

David Cameron travelled as planned to the G20 summit in Antalya, Turkey, in the early hours of Sunday. But while his schedule remained unaltered, the meeting itself will be utterly different to the one for which he had been preparing.<p>As so often occurs in international diplomacy, official agendas …

G-20 Summit

AKP's Machiavellian Victory: How It Happened and What It Means for Turkey

In less than five months, Turkey's voters delivered two election results that have disproved most polls and stunned observers. Few people had anticipated the pro-Kurdish leftist Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) and the far-right Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) to win as big as they did in the June …

South Asia