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Ultramarathon runner who once struggled to do 5km shows women how to go the distance later in life

A Western Australian long-distance runner set to compete at the world ultramarathon championships hopes she can inspire other women to take up the …

Marathons

Lessons from Analyzing the World's Best Runners

At last year’s World Track and Field Championships in London, researchers had 49 high-speed cameras rigged up in the stadium and out on the marathon course for a massive biomechanics study led by a team at Leeds Beckett University. If you’ve ever wondered about the nuances of hammer throwing—should …

Running

Mobcrush’s livestream multicasting tool can reach 750 million people

Mobcrush started out as a mobile game streaming company that let people stream from a smartphone. But it recently added its Mobcam tool to let creators and influencers broadcast to all of their social platforms at once. And today, the company said that the reach of its Mobcam app has topped 750 …

Social Media

How to use colour and typography in marketing

Most of us have a general idea of colour theory - the idea that particular colours in branding can trigger certain responses - but how much of it is …

Graphic Design

Best Keyword Research Tools

Keyword research lays the foundation of aligning your SEO strategy with your hotel’s revenue goals. You want to identify keywords that fit in to the …

SEO

With Only 24 Hours in a Day, How Do You Prioritize What to Do?

As a leader, you have to choose where to focus your time and energy.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As the president and CEO of the Illinois Hispanic Chamber Of Commerce, Omar Duque is a firm believer that entrepreneurs have the ability to create a better world. IHCC’s …

Chamber of Commerce

Lance Armstrong Returns To Corporate Favor

Lance Armstrong has been building a media and event-organizing brand over the last two years, and corporate sponsors are starting to take notice. …

Cycling

Evolutionary algorithm outperforms deep-learning machines at video games - MIT Technology Review

With all the excitement over neural networks and deep-learning techniques, it’s easy to imagine that the world of computer science consists of little …

Deep Learning

7 Real Estate Tools Entrepreneurs Should Know About

When I was 19 years old, I bought my first rental property. At that age, I had a lot to learn and teach myself as I started managing my first property. Eventually, I was able to grow my investment into an actual business and leave a corporate job to co-found Influence & Co., and I still own and …

Real Estate

3 Best WordPress Alternatives For Serious Business Owners

We have all fallen in love with WordPress over the past decade, but there are some seriously legitimate competitors that give it a run for its money. Since most of these competitors focus on certain types of websites only, it ensures a more optimal performance compared to WordPress’ all-in-one …

Web Design

Lumen reveals if your body is burning fat or carbs with a single breath

Lumen's technology is based on the very real metabolic measurement called respiratory quotient (RQ). For decades scientists and dieticians have used …

Carbohydrates

How to Run Without Getting Tired or Winded

New runners will often feel frustrated when they find themselves getting winded soon after starting a run. While some people will tell you that …

Cream Cheese

Marathon Training and Running Tips for Beginners

Running a marathon is an incredible goal for runners, but marathon training and the race itself is not something to be taken lightly. While I think …

Meet the 11 new tech billionaires that emerged in 2018

An elite club of investors, entrepreneurs, and heirs that spans industries and countries demands only one qualification of its members: Have a fortune of at least $1 billion.<p>The world's billionaires are tracked in real time by lists like Bloomberg's Billionaires Index and Forbes' World's …

Startups

This tiny $37 accessory will be the best thing that ever happened to your Apple Watch

It doesn’t matter which Apple Watch generation you have or which model you wear, the same $37 device will be the best Apple Watch accessory you ever …

Tech Trends

How BankerBay Is Re-Inventing Investment Banking For The Many, Not The Few

One of the key developments in the rise of socially impactful business this year has been the acceleration of interest in impact investing from the mainstream which has huge ramifications for purpose-driven companies seeking patient yet engaged capital that is aligned with their financial and …

Venture Capital

CeramicSpeed Driven: no chain, no mechs for a super-efficient drivetrain

<b>System works with a driveshaft and 21 of CeramicSpeed's super-efficient bearings</b><p>CeramicSpeed has worked with the Mechanical Engineering Department at …

Canadian cannabis company Tilray to offer 9 million shares in IPO, priced at $14 to $16 each

Canadian cannabis company Tilray TLRY, +0.86% has set the terms for its planned initial public offering, saying in a filing Monday that it plans to …

Cannabis

Inside the creepy and impressive startup funded by the Chinese government that is developing AI that can recognize anyone, anywhere

A computer system that can track and identify any face anywhere may sound like science fiction, but, in China, two such companies are barreling ahead at making such technology an everyday reality.<p>The two startups, SenseTime and Megvii, are developing competing facial recognition platforms powered …

Artificial Intelligence

The 15 Best Products to Drop This Week & Where to Buy Them

After another seven days, we return with the highlights from <i>Highsnobiety</i>’s shopping channel, carefully put together by our very own Commerce Content …

5 Steps to Running Faster in a Triathlon

Some athletes dread T2, and know they’ll be watching their times slip through the whole run. Luckily you don’t have to be a professional runner to …

The Revolutionary Bike Safety Breakthrough Every Cyclist Needs - Including You

Bicycles and cars don’t play well together, and between a rapid increase in smartphone-driven distracted driving and the increasing prevalence of quiet electric and hybrid cars which make little or no noise to announce their approach, things on the road are getting more challenging than ever for …

The joy of mid-life fasting: 'I have more energy at 56 than I did at 26'

His son is Max Lowery, the Instagram fitness star and proponent of intermittent fasting, but when he began gaining weight in his forties, Philip Lowery prescribed to more traditional methods of weight loss.<p>“I was always into sport, played rugby for many years, and never had to worry about my weight …

We Tried 6 Different Meat Jerkies—These Were Our 2 Favorites

Meat sticks are a keto or low-carb dieter’s dream snack. They’re (usually) low in calories, carbs, and sugar, and pretty high in protein. And after …

The Tour de France rules: What do all the jerseys mean and just how do riders go to the toilet?

There are some sports you can switch on and grasp what's going on within a few seconds. They've scored more goals, she has more points, he's in front of him, etc.<p>The fact that a tennis game went against serve or that one Formula One driver's had more pit stops than another is about as complicated …

Road Cycling

The truth about fasting: Does the 72-hour water fast really work? We tried it and the results were surprising

W hat it would be like if you had no food for three days? No coffee, no juice, no supplements. Just plain old water. Well, let me tell you...<p>First of …

How This Pitch Deck Raised $66 Million in VC Funding

Find out what investors are looking for and why this deck worked.<p>Sixty-six million dollars.<p>Armed with a 25-slide presentation, 28-year-old CEO Mathilde Collin earned her company, Front, $66 million in Series B funding.<p>She pitched to 11 investors over five days, and walked away with 10 investment …

Startups

How to Lace Sneakers to Prevent Black Toenails - Runner's World

10 Triathlon Mistakes You Need to Stop Making

We’ve all see that guy starting the run leg of his first triathlon. As he exits transition, he strides purposely forward, wearing both his game face and his bike helmet.<p>Stupid mistakes happen. Particularly in a sport with three different disciplines (four if you count transitions; five if you count …

The Best Coolers on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers

For all your food, snacks, and drinks this summer.<p><i>To find the very best products that no human being would have the time to try, look to the</i> …