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10 must-read biographies of brightest entrepreneurs

Share26<p>Tweet<p>Share34<p>+11<p>Shares 61<p>Books are a terrific source of inspiration, a distillation of years of wisdom, a constant friend, a flight of the …

New book chronicles how games are making the world a better place

Power Play is being co-authored by Games for Change chair<p>Video games are increasingly being utilized as tools for learning, healing and sharing political ideas. A forthcoming book will seek to chronicle how games are being put to work.<p>“Power Play: How Video Games Can Save the World“ is due to be …

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12 book recommendations from Stanford's business school faculty and alumni

A reading list of books written or recommended by Stanford Graduate School of Business alumni and faculty:

The biggest mistake in 'The Martian' is absolutely critical to the movie's plot

Darren Weaver<p>In the opening scene of 'The Martian,' a sci-fi thriller movie lauded for its realism, a colossal dust storm threatens to tip over the …

Try These 5 Steps For Learning New Skills Faster

It’s all about divide and conquer.<p>Being able to pick up a new skill quickly is an asset in today’s workplace, but our typical learning habits aren’t always speedy enough. By breaking your goal down into its component parts, you can actually speed up your learning time.<p>Why? Because many complex …

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The top 10 games of Pitch Us in One Tweet 2014 (#7: Basement)

Organized crime simulation may not be revolutionary in video games — hell, one of our biggest franchises is named after a felony — but indies who dabble in tales of the streets have an edge over big publishers. With no watchdogs or special interest groups knocking down their garage doors, …

Get ready to ramen with Philips Noodle Maker (hands-on)

This dough-kneading Phillips machine easily churns out fresh noodles in less than 10 minutes.<p>For noodlephiles, the Philips Noodle Maker looks like a dream come true. Retailing at S$329 ($263, £160, AU$293) in Singapore, the clunky machine easily blends flour and egg together and turns the resulting …

4 Minute Mile - Trailer 1

4 MINUTE MILE is the inspirational tale of Drew, a high school student struggling to overcome his surroundings. Just as it seems hopeless, an …

Michael Bublé sings with a cappella group in NYC subway

“I feel like a real New Yorker now,” said the singer<p>Three-time Grammy Award winning Canadian singer-songwriter Michael Bublé made an appearance at New York City's W. 67th Street subway stop today for an "impromptu" a capella performance of "Who's Lovin' You," off his new album "To Be Loved." …