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I've spent thousands of hours studying successful people — and they all approach life with the same mindset

<i>The following is an adaptation from Alex Banayan's "The Third Door: The Wild Quest to Uncover How the World's Most Successful People Launched Their Career":</i><p>For the past seven years, I've been studying success obsessively.<p>I've spent thousands of hours researching, poring over hundreds of …

Shane Black on reinventing the Predator franchise with his upcoming reboot

Earlier this month we got our first look at <b>The Predator</b> with the release of a trailer for the Shane Black-directed reboot [watch it here], and now …

The Teenage Entrepreneur Learning To 'Go Big' And Heading For A $250,000 Turnover

Alex Philip is one of a new breed of young entrepreneurs determined not to let their age hold them back.<p>The 14-year-old Londoner is currently turning over $30,000 a month and making $5,000 in profits, by sourcing products on Alibaba and selling them through Shopify, using drop shipping to simplify …

Entrepreneurship

Now's A Good Time To Clean Up Your PS4's Hard Drive

We’re weeks into spring and finally free of the cold, damp reach of late winter. It’s time to clean out your closets, mow your lawn or at least get …

A frequent flier reveals the 2 words that will always get you an upgrade to first class

British expat and New York Times best-selling author Tilly Bagshawe knows a thing or two about flying.<p>She told Bloomberg that she typically flies about 100,000 miles a year and has often managed to get herself bumped up from economy class without paying by deploying a two-word strategy.<p>Even when …

How to invest like… Jean Paul Getty, once the richest man in the world

Once named the richest man in the world, Jean Paul Getty was said to be the first billionaire. But how did he amass – and keep – that wealth?<p>Getty has recently shot to the public’s attention once again after the release of the film <i>All the Money in the World</i> – about his life and his grandson’s …

The Top 25 Most Intense Hollywood Bulk-Ups of All Time

It’s a challenge as old as the movies themselves: Hitting the gym to bulk up, add muscle, and get ridiculously shredded for a film role.<p>Stars have …

Robert DeNiro

Buying a 4K TV is a nightmare

Don’t worry, we’re here to help<p>The act of purchasing a 4K television is a ridiculous, frustrating mess. There is nothing about the technology or its use that’s simple, but if you care about visual quality, it can be worth the effort.<p>The problems include the fact that enthusiasts are presented with …

A $88-a-month startup that wants to help straighten your teeth just raised $15 million

You wouldn't be able to tell it just by glancing at him, but 28-year-old Nick Greenfield is wearing something on his teeth.<p>The CEO of Candid Co. is wearing clear aligners, an alternative to braces that are used to straighten out people's smiles. Greenfield's startup is one of a growing number that …

The 9 terms and phrases you need to know if you think you're being manipulated

Knowing the right words to deal with these people can give you the strength to stand up to them or walk away. In the cases of romantic relationships, manipulation is probably a sign of an abusive relationship, so the best thing to do is to run fast and far away.<p>Once equipped with the terms, it can …

Relationships

Sex robot molested, destroyed at electronics show

The past year has seen a proliferation of sex robots, with plenty of accompanying controversy.<p><i>Robots, drones, flying cars? How Americans feel about</i> …

It Took LinkedIn's CEO Exactly 2 Sentences to Give the Best Career Advice You'll Hear Today

Any one of these practices will make you a better leader.<p>With a 97 percent employee approval rating on Glassdoor, LinkedIn's Jeff Weiner has developed a reputation as one of the most beloved CEOs in the world.<p>Weiner recently shared his advice on what it takes to reach employees on a deeper …

Leadership

In internal Tesla memo, Elon Musk says the way most companies communicate is 'incredibly dumb'

They also work on communication.<p>In an email from Musk to Tesla employees published by Inc's Justin Bariso, Musk encourages employees to buck the traditional chain of command found in most companies, in which messages always flow through managers.<p>"The problem with this approach is that, while it …

This Elon Musk Blog Post From 2006 Shows Exactly Why He's So Successful

It's called "The Secret Tesla Motors Master Plan (just between you and me)."<p>Tonight is an important night for Elon Musk, Tesla, and the entire automotive industry. At a party that starts at 8:45 p.m. Pacific time, the company will hand over Tesla Model 3 keys to 30 of the more than 100,000 people …

Tesla

How to get people to like you, according to psychologists

There are so many things to consider — from where to meet new people in the first place to how you spend time together. And what happens if you really like them but aren't sure whether they're keen on you?<p>Several recent psychological studies suggest there are a few simple ways to make yourself more …

Snorlax Wins International Pokémon Tournament By Eating A Ton

Last weekend’s North American International Championships had two big surprises: not only did Australians sweep the tournament, a Snorlax dodged more …

Pokémon

Push Doctor, an app that lets you video call a doctor, raises $26.1M Series B

Push Doctor, a U.K.-based startup that lets you book a video consultation with a doctor and manage other aspects of your health digitally, has raised $26.1 million in Series B funding.<p>Leading the round are Accelerated Digital Ventures, and Draper Esprit, with participation from European VCs Oxford …

Digital Health

How To Transfer Data Between Any Two PS4s

When you upgrade from one PS4 to another, you’re faced with the problem of transferring your data from the old PS4′s internal drive to the new console. If you’ve taken advantage of the recent update that enabled external storage for the PS4, you also have to move the external drive that was …

PS4 Pro

Swedish health startup KRY has raised €20 million for its video consultation app

Total investment in KRY, which has the potential to take the strain off hospitals and clinics, now stands at over €25 million (£22 million).<p>KRY's app was launched in Sweden in 2014 before expanding to Norway and Spain. It has been used by over 100,000 people, the company claims.<p>KRY said it will use …

Pikachu chases down Team Rocket in a thrilling parkour sequence

So this is what Pikachu looks like chasing after the baddies.<p>Parkour freerunner Calen Chan leaps and runs his way through a parkour course as …

Pokémon

Crash Bandicoot: An oral history

A deep look back at PlayStation’s blockbuster 1996 platformer, as told by those who were there.<p>The first time Taylor Kurosaki and Bob Rafei saw a running PlayStation, they were in a Las Vegas hotel room. It was the 1995 Consumer Electronics Show. They, along with the company they worked for, …

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Reports say Tom Cruise had too much control over The Mummy, and is to blame for its failings

<b>The Mummy</b> was supposed to be the launching pad for Universal’s Dark Universe, a inter-connected world that brought together the classic Monsters from …

Tom Cruise

A history of fainting in Pokémon

Pikachu isn’t dead, honey, he’s just resting<p>Throughout its 20-year history, Pokémon has bowdlerized its fail state not as "death" but "fainting." Here, courtesy again of Master of Hyrule, is the evolution of that outcome spanning every edition of the Pokémon games.<p>Many adults play and enjoy …

This 31-Year-Old Is Worth $3B For Bringing Drug Marketing Into Your Doctor's Office

Ten years after dropping out of college, an unknown entrepreneur named Rishi Shah has become tech’s newest billionaire.<p>The source of his $3.6-billion estimated net worth: his 80% stake in his startup Outcome Health, which places iPad-like tablets and large-format touch screens in doctor’s waiting …

Northwestern University

The Art Of Alien: Covenant

Now that the movie is out, the artists who worked on <i>Alien: Covenant</i> are free to share their stuff. And regardless of your thoughts on the movie …

Art

‘Jurassic World’ at Field an awesome mix of pop culture, science

Let’s be honest,” Bryce Dallas Howard’s anxious park manager character says in the movie “Jurassic World.” “Nobody is impressed by a dinosaur anymore.”<p>That is true, at least, in the fictional world of the 2015 film, where scientists have developed an island vacation resort stocked with so many …

Jurassic World

This new species of dinosaur looks like Zuul from Ghostbusters

I am become Zuul, Destroyer of Shins<p>If you're a paleontologist naming a newly discovered species, it's important to know your beloved critter's place in the pecking order. Not all animals—or dinosaurs, even—were masters of their domain. Not everyone can be a <i>Rex</i>. Case in point: <i>Zuul crurivastator</i>, a …

10 things to do when you first meet someone if you want them to remember you forever

As it turns out, with the right words and actions, almost anyone can create a captivating presence.<p>To help you figure out how to do this, we looked at the answers posted on Quora in response to the question, "How do I become more memorable when meeting someone for the first time?"<p>Here were some of …

Jeff Bezos explains the perfect way to make risky business decisions

Bezos was explaining how he goes about running the massive company Amazon has become — 341,000 employees — like a startup.<p>That's a concept he calls Day 1. The Day 1 mantra is so top of mind for him that the building he works in is named Day 1, "and when I moved buildings, I took the name with me," …