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The Time-Pressed Entrepreneur's Guide to a Workable Website

You can set up your site in under 24 hours. No, really, you can.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you are looking to create a fully developed ecommerce store or a portfolio website to showcase your art pieces, you need only 24 hours to get your website up and …

Web Design

Why is jet lag worse when travelling east? Science provides some answers

Anyone who regularly travels across time zones will probably have noticed a strange feature of jet lag … that the effects travelling east almost always seem much worse.<p>Jet lag has been studied in laboratories for decades but measuring how much impact it has on real people in real life has been more …

Jet Lag

This Redesigned Airplane Row Will Make You Want The Middle Seat

The staggered design means more space, and no more fighting over elbow room. But there’s a catch.<p>No one wants the middle seat on an airplane. But the Colorado-based startup Molon Labe Designs may change your mind with an airline seat row that offers significantly more space for flyers–even those in …

Sonoma weeHouse, a Beautiful ultra-minimal home

If you are interested in the ultra-minimal home idea, you've come to the right place. What is an ultra-minimal home? Well, take a look at this …

Gorgeous modern home with enviable indoor-outdoor living asks $9.5M

Yes, please!<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Cherry Hills Village, Colorado<p><b>Price:</b> $9,500,000<p>This sprawling, modern house begs to be seen, yes, …

SEO Keyword Ratio Guide: How To Not Kill Your SEO

It’s nearly impossible to have a discussion about SEO without talking about keywords. Keywords remain the very foundation of any solid SEO strategy, as Google and users need them to understand the topic of your content.<p>With that said, much has changed over the past 5 years when it comes to how …

Bitcoin is 'a great hedge against the system' and could be the new gold

Gold has traditionally been seen as a "safe haven" asset by investors — when uncertainty and risk is high, gold seems like a safe bet. (For a good explanation of why people think this, read our interview with "Made in Chelsea" start-turned-gold miner Francis Boulle.)<p>Bitcoin, likewise, has attracted …

Cryptocurrency

Rolls-Royce shares surge as transformation of troubled engineer takes hold

Rolls-Royce unveiled a forecast-beating set of results that sent shares in the engineer soaring, signalling a turnaround is finally beginning to take hold.<p>Chief executive Warren East’s cost-cutting plan that also aims to simplify the FTSE 100 group’s bureaucratic structure helped Rolls report an …

15 Ways to Cut Hundreds Of (Empty) Calories a Day

Because when you’re trying to get lean, every calorie counts<p>Five hundred calories from Little Debbie Swiss Rolls affect your body much differently than the same number in the form of roasted chicken with a side of kale.<p>In fact, when people added 500 calories of peanuts a day to their diet for 8 …

After Chris Froome cut back on carbs for more protein, he lost 20 pounds, started winning the Tour de France, and became a millionaire

Chris Froome on Sunday won his third Tour de France title in four years, and yet his victories were many years in the making. So much is needed to win the Tour — among other things the right genes, a super-strong team with a big budget, the best bikes and gear, moral support, motivation, the right …

World's first passenger drone cleared for testing in Nevada

China’s Ehang will begin the testing process this year to prove the drone’s airworthiness<p>The world’s first passenger drone capable of autonomously carrying a person in the air for 23 minutes has been given clearance for testing in Nevada.<p>Chinese firm Ehang, which unveiled the electric Ehang 184 …

Drones

Philips developing camera that can monitor your vital signs just by watching you

Philips was here in New York recently to show off some future health technology as part of its Innovation Experience.<p>There was some interesting stuff, but one thing that stood out was a "contactless monitoring" system that was able to show your pulse and breathing rate without anything touching …

EU calls for a softer approach to Uber and Airbnb

European Commission says bans on sharing economy services should be seen as a 'last resort,' in guidelines aimed at harmonizing regulation<p>The European Union is warning member states against banning services like Uber and Airbnb, under guidelines aimed at harmonizing regulation of the so-called …

GOLDMAN SACHS: 5 practical uses for blockchain — from Airbnb to stock markets

The financial world has been going crazy for blockchain technology for the last year or so, hypothesising how it could rip out huge amounts of costs for big banks and streamline operations. Goldman itself was one of the key hype men, declaring in December that the technology "can change... well …

Blockchain

World's scariest school run? Chinese children tackle 800-metre cliff

Children as young as six from Atuler village in Sichuan province have to scale a huge rockface using rickety ladders<p>Authorities in south-west China have vowed to come to the aid of an isolated mountain village after photographs emerged showing the petrifying journey its children are forced to make …

E Ink breakthrough brings full color displays that can stay on indefinitely

E-paper displays are finally able to show more than a handful of colors.<p>E Ink, the company behind the e-paper displays used on Kindle and other devices, announced the development of Advanced Color e-Paper (ACeP), a new type of display that can render up to 32,000 colors.<p>ACeP displays are a huge …

eReaders

How I Designed a Practical Electric Plane for NASA

To win a competition, a Georgia Tech student devised a fuel-cell plane to rival today’s best-selling small aircraft

Neuroscience confirms that to be truly happy, you will always need something more

What’s the sign of a life well lived? If you were to judge by LinkedIn resumes alone, you might be impressed by prestigious job titles and accolades. But in person, the importance of these formal achievements quickly fades away. Regardless of career success, there can be something very dispiriting, …

Neuroscience

The startup that turned learning languages into a game is trying to disrupt a $5 billion industry

At some point, most nonnative speakers who want to cash in on their English—to go to university abroad or land a job with a multinational corporation—will have to take a test, probably one with a long acronym: the TOEFL, the IELTS, the TOEIC. These grueling exams can cost $200 or more, a small …

Language Learning

Corner Bright Light

Once known for being dark and shadowy, <b>corners are about to be seen in a whole new light</b>. In developing the Corner Bright Light, furniture designer <b>Scott Klinker</b> reevaluated the role of the corner in brightening a room. His elegant floor lamp is comprised of a single exposed LED bulb on a thin frame …

Environmentally Friendly

Top 10: the best boutique hotels in Marrakech

An insider's guide to the top boutique hotels and riads in Marrakech, including the best hotels for cool courtyard pools, rooftop terraces, local cuisine and romantic bedrooms, close to the Djemaa el-Fna, the souks and the Bahia and Badi palaces.<p>Riad Adore<p>A spacious, light-filled hotel with a …

Plenty of Passengers, but Where Are the Pilots?

DELAYS or cancellations because of bad weather or mechanical problems are exasperating but common occurrences in air travel, but increasingly, passengers aren’t making it to their destinations for yet another reason: not enough pilots. The gate agent may not tell you that’s why you’re grounded, but …

Amazing Airplane Cabin Innovations That Could Change the Way We Fly

With the new batch of winners from the Crystal Cabin Awards come a whole new airplane feature wishlist.<p>The Crystal Cabin Awards annually recognize …

Google's Driverless Cars Will Be Legally Treated Like Human Drivers

The NHTSA says autonomous cars will be considered human, for legal purposes<p>The automation of cars has been a long time coming. Mechanized functions like anti-lock brakes, electronic stability control, and even automated parallel parking have been mainstays in modern cars for decades.<p>But in the case …

Autonomous Cars

Why Clayton Christensen Is Wrong About Uber And Disruptive Innovation

Alex Moazed Contributor<p>Alex Moazed is the founder and CEO of Applico and co-author of Modern Monopolies: What It Takes to Dominate the 21st Century Economy.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>The end of the automotive supply chain<br>• Why SoundCloud Will Be Worth More Than Spotify<p>Nicholas L. Johnson …

Warren Buffett’s 15-Minute Retirement Plan

It's boring, but solid.<p>If Warren Buffett weren’t the world’s best stock picker, how would he plan for retirement?<p>Luckily for the rest of us, he’s …

How a 23-year-old beat United Airlines

He was a whiz kid up against a $21 billion company.<p>Aktarer Zaman, now 23, didn't back down when United Airlines (UAL) and Orbitz sued him a little over a year ago for opening a website called Skiplagged.com to help travelers find cheap plane tickets.<p>Zaman says his site is now flying high and he's …

Flying

Were fake bomb detectors used by hotel security in Sharm el-Sheikh?

<b>(CNN) —</b> As authorities investigate whether a bomb could have been smuggled aboard Metrojet Flight 9268, CNN has seen private security personnel in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, using handheld bomb detectors that British officials and security experts say just don't work.<p>Despite tightened security in the …

Need faster broadband? Try posting your data via Amazon's big box

Company’s Snowball hardware lets developers use postal service to get higher bandwidth than their broadband service<p>Amazon has come up with a new system for getting huge amounts of data from your computers to theirs: send it by post. As computer science pioneer Andy Tanenbaum wrote: “Never …