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Justin Bieber Shows Off His Hot Muscular Body In Barbados — Steamy New Pics

Yowza! All that exercise Justin Bieber has been doing lately has sure paid off, as he’s now flaunting a ripped body on the beach in Barbados. Keep …

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18 Habits That Will Make You Smarter

Cultivating smart habits is the key to unlocking your potential.<p>To be smart is great, but it doesn't happen overnight. If you want to become smarter, you have to create habits that will groom your intelligence and nourish your mind.<p>Some people are born smart, but most smart people do daily rituals …

If You're Looking to Eat Healthier, Start With These 10 Tips Now

If this is the year you've committed to losing weight, making these 10 diet changes will make a huge difference is reaching your goal. You can do it!

Learn How To Use A DSLR Camera, With This Nifty Web Tool

Serious photographers know that even the best camera phones can't compete with a DSLR. Provided you know how to use one, that is. The myriad knobs, …

Big firms and fintech: The frenemies of finance - MaRS

MaRS is a journal conceived to reflect the creative spirit of our urban innovation hub, as well as the cultural and economic diversity of Toronto.

Why IBM Is Betting Big on Blockchain

Image source: IBM.<p>While bitcoin and other digital currencies have so far failed to live up to their promise, the underlying blockchain technology has the potential to transform countless industries. A distributed, decentralized database that records transactions in a way that can't be altered, …

It’s Hard To Tell Whether Trump Supports Renewable Energy — And That May Not Matter Much

Donald Trump called renewable energy “really just an expensive way of making the tree-huggers feel good about themselves” in his 2015 book, “Crippled …

Here’s how solar roofs fit into Elon Musk’s master plan

They are part of a platform, meant to hasten the growth of clean energy markets.<p>Earlier this month, Elon Musk made news again when he announced his intention to offer solar roofs, a product he sensed might need a few words of clarification.<p>"It's a solar roof as opposed to a module on a roof," he …

Clean Energy

Bright future for renewable energy on display at giant solar show

SAN FRANCISCO — It has been said that renewable energy is the energy of the future and always will be.<p>But the tipping point is nigh, thanks to …

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<i>Written by Serena Styles; Updated May 12, 2018</i><p>Limiting your intake of carbohydrates restricts the majority of your diet to protein and fat. However, severely limiting your intake of carbs to 20 grams or less daily can result in uncomfortable and dangerous side effects. Before beginning a diet, …

Here comes the sun: US solar power market hits all-time high

After a rocky start, the American solar market is taking off and growing faster than coal and natural gas power. What will it take to make it go truly mainstream?<p>Solar energy in the US has had a rocky existence. Ever since Ronald Reagan symbolically removed Jimmy Carter’s solar panels from the …

Cocktail Party Commandments -- 10 Rules Every Hostess Should Follow

Source: GraciousLivingGuide.com<p>Everyone loves a good cocktail party -- cocktails and conversation -- what's not to love?<p>When it's your turn to host, don't panic. Below you will find everything you need to host the party of the season -- and do it confidently and worry-free. You'll be so relaxed at …

Lifehacks

Watch Drake Perform "One Dance" During Rihanna's Concert in Toronto

The 6 God popped in on the second day of the 'ANTI' tour to the dismay of people who went the first night.<p><i>Screengrab via YouTube</i><p>Rihanna's <i>ANTI</i> Tour made its stop in Toronto and, perhaps unsurprisingly, Drake made an appearance on the tour's second night in his hometown. Obviously, he did his verse …

Solar power 24/7 (at least if it rains) in breakthrough tech concept

Super-thin graphene and solar panels are both great ideas, but combining them produces near-magical results. A group of researchers from the Ocean …

Life through a lens: how to start a successful photography business

My wife, Yana, and I established our photographic studio in 2007, and I have to admit that it was a steep learning curve in the beginning. Taking pictures is only a small part of the professional photographer's business. There are a multitude of other things that need to be addressed to make your …

Eight I’s of Infinite Innovation – Revisited

Some authors talk about successful innovation being the sum of idea plus execution, others talk about the importance of insight and its role in …

Innovation

Design Philosophy is Critical in Driving Breakthrough Innovation

It is now abundantly clear that incremental innovation only keep the Sharks away long enough to come up for air and that it takes breakthrough innovation to swim out into the Blue Ocean, where opportunities are plentiful. Changing market and technology positions usually requires a renewal of the …

Innovation

Here’s what innovators do differently that imitators don’t

Are all innovators alike, and can we all learn and develop the skills to become innovators? Yes.I’m big on fundamentals, and though you can’t create …

Innovation

9 TED Talks to Kickstart Your Creativity

Innovation isn't a magic trick. Here are tips to make yours more effective.<p>Innovation is a key to success in business. More than that, to innovate is to break the bonds of who you've always been and to open a door to real change. Every step you take can be toward reinvention, whether of how design …

Today Every Company must be a Service Provider and a Software Company

Companies will need to think innovatively about customer needs. CEOs must ask ‘In the IOT what is our new value proposition?’ Firms will have to hire …

Internet of Things

6 Ways You Can Bring Innovation to Your Fulfillment Operations

“A problem thoroughly understood is always fairly simple. Found your opinions on facts, not prejudices. We know too many things that are not true.”<p>– …

The best iPhone and iPad apps of 2015 – Apple unveils Spotify competition

From Periscope and Enlight to Apple Music, Google Photos, YouTube Gaming and Pacemaker: the best new iOS apps of the year<p>According to analyst firm Forrester Research, smartphone owners spend 85% of their time on those devices using apps, but 84% of that time is spent using just five apps that …

This country will soon have the world's largest solar power plant

The Moroccan city of Ouarzazte has always been known for world renowned productions. From being the filming location of blockbusters such as "The Gladiator" and "Game of Thrones", to being the location of Morocco's biggest solar power plant, Ouarzazte is making history.<p>Morocco is considered the …

Renewable Energy

The one thing that could make or break solar energy

I'm not talking about subsidies, like the US' Business Energy Investment Tax Credit, but rather ways the solar industry gets access to the grid, particularly for very small projects.<p>But as the solar industry grows to become a larger piece of the electric industry, it puts a strain on utilities that …

Solar Power

Megan Fox's Soon-To-Be-Ex Husband Brian Austin Green Files For Spousal Support

Get him a piece of that Ninja Turtles money.<p>Here's how life is going for former <i>Beverly Hills, 90210</i> star Brian Austin Green. Last year he was married to Megan Fox. This year, he's asking her for spousal support when said marriage comes to an end. After calling it quits on their five-year marriage …

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3 Inspiring Designs For Renewable Power Plants That Double As Art

The Land Art Generator Initiative started four years ago as the brainchild of an artist and architect. They saw the potential for infrastructure to …

UC Berkeley

The Key to Fat Burning

Turning your body into a fat burning machine requires a few important factors: strength training, cardio and diet. When it comes to exercise, the combination of lifting weights and performing high-intensity cardio activity is the most effective way to burn fat and build lean muscle.<p>Strength …

Exercise