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Carmakers prepare to shift to hydrogen fuel cells

Concerned about slow sales of electric cars and plug-in hybrids, automakers are increasingly betting the future of green cars on hydrogen fuel cell technology.<p>Even Toyota Motor Corp., maker of the popular<p>Priusgas-electric hybrid, will use hydrogen instead of batteries to power its next generation …

Toyota to move to merit-based pay for factory workers: Nikkei | Reuters

(Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) will change the way it pays factory workers, focusing on their performance rather than their seniority, the Nikkei reported on Monday.<p>Members of the media are shown under a large Toyota logo during the first press preview day of the North American …

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Toyota Licenses Wireless Charging Technology for EVs and Plug-Ins

Toyota—like Audi, Nissan, and other manufacturers—has been exploring wireless charging systems for EVs for a while now, first hooking up with the brainiacs at WiTricity back in 2011 when they made an equity investment in the company to help accelerate development. Now, according to <i>Automotive News</i>, …

Electric Vehicles

Toyota Wants to Work With Tesla After Battery Deal Ends

Toyota and Tesla joined forces back in 2012 to produce battery packs and motors for the electrified Toyota RAV4 EV, but even though the agreement is scheduled to end this year, the Japanese automaker hopes to continue working with the electric car maker in the future.<p>Tesla and Toyota teamed up a …

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10 best apps to train your brain

Whether it's to focus at work, do better at school, or just stay sharp, there are various reasons for wanting to boost brainpower. But maintaining psychological well-being is equally as important.<p>"Stress and anxiety are among the most pressing and far-reaching public health problems we face," says …

4 Strategies For Remembering Everything You Learn

• knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kinda skips one of them, which is terrifying, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

Self-improvement

How to Find Yourself

At the age of twenty-one, artist and writer <b>James Harmon</b> chanced upon a copy of Rilke’s <i>Letters to a Young Poet</i> and found himself mesmerized. Rilke’s elegant exploration of the deepest human concerns — love, fear, art, doubt, sex — prompted young Harmon to wonder what the best advice to young people …

World Cup sponsor Hyundai’s European marketing boss steps down

en_GB<p>article<p>World Cup sponsor Hyundai’s European marketing boss Mark Hall is stepping down for ‘personal reasons’ just as the tournament kicks …

The Marketing Week

en_GB<p>article<p>Welcome to The Marketing Week, your guide to the good, the bad and the ugly in the marketing industry over the last seven …

How to Get a Complete Workout with Nothing But Your Body

Everyone knows exercise plays an important role in our general health, but whether its a lack of motivation, the need to travel to the gym, the cost …

This Table of Exercises Shows You How to Get Fit Without Any Equipment

You can get a complete workout with just your body. This "Periodic Table of Bodyweight Exercises" showcases dozens of moves—from easy to insane—you …

Periodic Table

Adidas app to print Instagram snaps on your shoes

Add a selfie to your sneakers or decorate your daps with a new app from Adidas that will print an Instagram snap on your new shoes.<p>Usually getting your lunch on your shoes means you've had a mishap with the ketchup. But pictures from photo-sharing site Instagram, used by millions to photograph …

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Netflix May Only Give You 3 Or 4 Recommendations In The Future

Your days of aimlessly browsing the Netflix homepage may be coming to a close.<p>Netflix's Chief Product Officer, Neil Hunt, said Monday that the company plans to completely rework the way you find movies and TV shows to watch. Most specifically, he said Netflix is looking into drastically cutting …

Dubai police use Google Glass to crack down on traffic violators

Applications allow officers to record violators and identify wanted vehicles<p>Police in Dubai have begun using Google Glass as part of an effort to crack down on traffic violations. An official with the emirate's police force confirmed to <i>Gulf News</i> this week that traffic officers are testing the …

How Older Americans Are Using the Internet and Mobile Devices

Some 59% of Americans age 65 or older report they now go online, a six percentage point increase from 2012, according to a recent report from the Pew …

A Seven-Item Checklist for Measurable Marketing in the Digital Age

Here's a little secret: Almost all digital communication is actually measurable (direct) marketing. And, if done correctly, it will fatten the bottom …

Brands Have Ruthlessly Taken Over Star Wars Day

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Star Wars Day is upon us, whether we like it or not. The "holiday," once celebrated in the quiet …

8 Ways to Motivate Your Followers to Amplify Your Content Marketing - Jeffbullas's Blog

Brands want it, fans create it, Google embraces it and Facebook loves it. User Generated Content (UGC) is the “Holy Grail” of social media and …

What Do Changes in the C-Suite Mean for Marketers' Future?

A shakeup is taking place in the C-suite. It happens every time a game-changing disruption occurs in the marketplace.<p>Companies are introducing …

Why the Future of Digital Marketing Is Pure PR

Industry commentators have been keen to sound the death knell for traditional SEO in the wake of recent updates (and full-on algorithm switch-outs) …

9 Chili Recipes That Are Like a Warm Hug

Is there anything better than a bowl of chili?<p>Really, though -- it's spiced, warm, and hearty; it's flexible enough to endure endless variations; and, above all, it's the ultimate crowd-pleaser. Whether you're vegan, gluten-free, or the dreaded picky eater, no one can turn up their nose at a bowl …

Find. Eat. Drink. Guide to the Best New Orleans Po'Boys

Here is the Find. Eat. Drink. Insider's Guide to where local chefs and bartenders head for po'boys and muffeletta sandwiches in New Orleans. Great to eat while you're watching the Mardi Gras parades.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>Find. Eat. Drink.'s Chefs' & Bartenders' New Orleans Po'boy …

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