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How to Follow Billboard Music Using Twitter Real-Time Charts

Since Billboard published its first music chart in 1940, music fans have turned to the influential entertainment brand to find out what’s currently …

Social Media

Streetjelly and YouTube's Fan Funding - Digital Tip Jar for Artists

<b>Subway buskers and sidewalk street musicians take their acts online to earn tip money from the comfort of their homes.</b><p>While a young Billy Joel had to …

Susan Wojcicki

How Entrepreneurs Think Differently and You Should Too

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs are a curious bunch.<p>They come in all shapes, sizes, genders and backgrounds. They get up at dawn. They're the first ones to the office and the last ones to leave. They use productivity apps, network their tooshes off and …

Entrepreneurship

I was duped into smuggling 3.5 tons of weed for the Pot Princess of Beverly Hills

<i>On June 14, 2010, Meili Cady, now 29, was busted for carrying 13 suitcases full of weed on a private plane. She writes about being led into a life of</i> …

Crime

Eventbrite Introduces Event Management App Neon

Until recently, Eventbrite has been focusing on event creators as its main customers. Then it realized that more and more of the people going to those events are creating their own gatherings. Which is probably one of the reasons it just replaced its Entry Manager app with the more user-friendly …

How the Himalayas Changed My View of Entrepreneurship

<i>Nihar Sawant is a co-founder at Expojure. This post originally appeared on his Medium blog.</i><p>Recently, I was in the Himalayas for two weeks. During those two weeks, I had zero communication with the outside world. Climbing 14,000ft in the dreadful nature left my mind in a complete desolation.<p>By the …

Lower-Body Exercises That Will Melt Belly Fat | Men's Health

Compared with smaller muscles, your leg muscles burn more fat before it can deposit around your organs, explains study author Michio Shimabukuro, M.D., Ph.D.<p>Start melting your middle by adding these three lower-body exercises to your routine today.<p>(If you’re looking for a full-on belly blasting …

How (and Why) to Develop Your Mental Toughness

Developing your mental toughness can help you be more emotionally resilient, push you to go further and harder, and build armor to persevere against …

Beam me up: Bits of information teleported across computer chip

Beats taking the subway. Starfleet officers beam to their destination via the USS Enterprise's transporter on "Star Trek: The Next Generation."<p>Quantum mechanics allows for some very strange things, like the teleportation of information and computers that can break even the toughest codes.<p>Recently, …

Quantum Mechanics

Pixar’s 22 Rules of Storytelling Presented with Film Stills from Pixar Films

Pixar's 22 Rules of Storytelling Presented with Film Stills from Pixar Films<p>Back in 2001, former Pixar story artist Emma Coats tweeted this series of …

14 Day Meditation Challenge

• Yes it’s completely free!<br>• The perfect way for you to learn meditation & bring mindfulness into your life.<br>• Visit the 14 Day Meditation Challenge Website …

Project Management Team Success – 7 Reasons to Include Event People

Who are the event people on your team?<p>Even if you aren’t planning and developing events, you should have “event people” involved on your project …

Project Management

Natural Light: Making the Most of Hard Light

In a previous article I explored ways of taking photos in soft light. Today, I’d like to look at the opposite of that, and discuss the idea of taking …

Ricoh Theta: The first camera that can take spherical 360-degree panoramas - ExtremeTech

By on September 6, 2013 at 1:30 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Ricoh has announced the world’s …

5 Visions Of The Future Of Laundry

From detergent stickers to gamifying your spin cycle, here are some interesting projects that will change how we wash and dry.<p>Laundry isn’t a particularly exciting activity, but it has consequences: It accounts for a quarter of all water consumed by the average household, and it puts a lot of nasty …

Underwater Hiking In This Austrian Lake Looks Like The Coolest Scuba Diving Adventure Ever (PHOTOS)

Have you ever wanted go hiking ... underwater? Well, look no further.<p><i>A diver crossing a bridge in the flood water.</i><p><i>Above the water, this shows the surrounding area to the flood water.</i><p>This amazing mountain lake lies in Tragoess, Austria. For half of the year, visitors can walk around the base of the …

The Week In Numbers: A 3-D Printed Invisibility Cloak, Skyscrapers That Attack, And More

<b>£946</b>: the money the developers of a curved glass building in London paid to Martin Lindsay after reflected light from the skyscraper melted his Jaguar XJ<p><b>18 to 27 degrees Fahrenheit</b>: the average increase in surface temperature when moving from a rural area to a city<p><b>244 meters</b>: the height of the …

10 Tips For Building The Most Scalable Startup

Investors will tell you that they love to put money into startups that are scalable, and ready to scale. But what does that really mean? Simply stated, it means that your business has the potential to multiply revenue with minimal incremental cost. Ready to scale is when you have a proven product …

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Being Present Via Meditation

<b>Life can be found only in the present moment.</b><p><b>The past is gone, the future is not yet here,</b><p><b>and if we do not go back to ourselves</b><p><b>in the present</b> …

Quick And Easy Dinner Recipes For Back-To-School (PHOTOS)

If kids only knew how hard back-to-school was for parents, they might not complain about it as much as they do. With the earlier wake up, hectic morning schedules, after-school activities and dinner that has to be made before the new earlier bedtime, it makes us all wish summer lasted a whole lot …

Kickstarting: A Watch That Lets You Tell Time By Feel

For the sighted and the blind–and inspired by a Paralympic medalist–an inventor creates a watch no one ever has to look to.<p>The act of people glancing at watches to tell time is already potentially on its way to extinction, as the devices we rely on as timekeepers aren’t necessarily strapped to our …

Time I

What Would the 'Exercise Pill' Mean?

The idea plays to our love of efficiency, spirit of entrepreneurship, and longing to install physicians and scientists as the new priests of the age.<p>What if we could enjoy the benefits of exercise simply by swallowing a pill? Earlier this week in the journal <i>Nature Medicine</i> researchers at the …

Can sustainable eco houses become mainstream?

The eco home that Max O'Flaherty designed – which won his firm a coveted EU award at the Royal Institute of British Architects annual awards last month – nearly didn't get built at all.<p>The House on Mount Anville, which put his practice, Aughey O'Flaherty, in the same bracket as star architects such …

Sustainability

Biggest Virus Yet Found, May Be Fourth Domain of Life?

Pandoraviruses opening up new questions about life as we know it.<p><b>Scientists have found the biggest viruses known, and these pandoraviruses have opened up entirely new questions in science—even suggesting a fourth domain of life, a new study says.</b><p>Each about one micron—a thousandth of a millimeter—in …

An environmentally friendly battery made from wood

Scientists have developed a battery made from a sliver of wood coated with tin that shows promise for becoming an environmentally friendly energy …

Flavor-flipping neutrinos: key to Universe's anti-matter mystery?

Using an underground neutrino detector in Japan, physicists may have found the key to answering a fundamental question: Why does our universe, as we know it, exist at all?<p>Scientists have caught tiny, ghostlike particles called neutrinos in the act of turning from one type into another using the …

This $35 Chromecast Might Change Your TV Forever

We’re huge fans of streaming video content online, but not such huge fans of having to watch our favorite shows and videos on the tiny screens of our smartphones and laptops. After all, it’s pretty hard to put together a movie night when you’re watching Netflix on your MacBook Pro. There have been …

Smart TV

“Angry Birds” Comes To The Kennedy Space Center

There are many reasons to visit the Kennedy Space Center. But if seeing rocket ships up close and learning from real astronauts what it’s like to be in space seems old hat, there’s now an exciting new exhibit that’s sure to engage and impress: <i>Angry Birds.</i><p>The 4,485-square-foot, seven-exhibit …