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Microsoft's getting into the (legal) weed business

Microsoft is making a bet on the legal weed business. Today, it announced it would partner with LA-based pot startup ‘Kind’ to create software that helps track marijuana plants from “seed to sale.” The software — powered by Microsoft’s cloud platform ‘Azure’ — is designed to facilitate sales and …

Made in Africa: One of these inventions is about to make it big

<b>(CNN) —</b> From plant-based affordable anti-malaria drugs to the Tryctor, a hybrid tractor-motorcycle, one of ten entries for the annual Innovation Prize for Africa could be the next big invention to come out of the continent.<p>Run by the African Innovation Foundation (AIF) -- the prize was set up to …

South Africa

Why Should You Have Sex in the Morning?

If you are looking for the best time when you should make love with your spouse then your search has come to an end.Discover why should you have sex …

10 Things Your Team Needs From Your Leadership

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As leaders our most valuable assets are our employees, not our customers. We must take care of our employees so they will be inspired to take care of our customers. Yet, so often out of our own needs and desires, we forget the people who …

A poor brain is as worthy as a rich brain: psychotherapy faces a privilege problem

A study showing psychotherapists are less likely to offer appointments to working-class people comes as researchers say poor communities and communities of colour grapple with inordinate levels of trauma<p>When Terrell Jermaine Starr, a high-profile 35-year-old political reporter, entered therapy for …

13 Easy, Flavorful Grain and Rice Salad Recipes

We rely heavily on grain and rice salads in the wintertime, packing them with the filling, nutrient-dense ingredients they need to become a hearty meal. But then again, the prospect of a dish that requires just one round of cooking, yet can last for days in the refrigerator, is pretty enticing when …

Hawaii yoga teacher who drove her twin sister off a 200ft cliff charged with murder

An American yoga entrepreneur will appear in court in Hawaii on Wednesday charged with the murder of her identical twin, after she drove their four-by-four over a cliff, smashing into the rocks 200ft below and killing her sister.<p>Alison Dadow, 37, has insisted that she would never harm her sibling …

How Startups Can Overtake Corporates in the Innovation Race

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Three years ago, the world’s largest automotive company, Toyota, publicly doubted the real potential of electric cars. “We do not believe there is a market to accept it,” said Toyota Chairman Takeshi Uchiyamada.<p>In April, 276,000 people …

Microsoft launches its Planner project management app

After launching a preview for select customers last September, Microsoft is now rolling out free access to Planner, its project management app, to all users of its Office 365 productivity suite.<p>The tool lets you plan projects for your team, whether it’s for your business, school or non-profit …

What Are The Health Benefits Of Napping?

Who does not enjoy a good nap after the stressful schedule?Naps are always refreshing to body and mind.Discover amazing health benefits of napping in …

Samsung Rumored to Launch Fully Bendable Smartphones in 2017

Smartphone maker and display manufacturer Samsung is believed to launch a pair of smartphones in early 2017, each with a bendable OLED display. According to people familiar with the smartphones' development (via <i>Bloomberg</i>), the two devices could be unveiled as early as Q1 2017 -- potentially at …

IPhone 8

Brain-to-Brain Communication Is Closer Than You Think

Don't call it telepathy, but call it very cool.<p>When neuroscientists used a monkey's thoughts to control computers, it was a huge breakthrough in mind-machine research. But harnessing brain waves has become even more complex now that humans are the subjects. Recently, researchers used the thoughts …

How Prezi's Peter Arvai Plans To Beat PowerPoint

PowerPoint has as many as a billion users but Prezi is gaining on it. Founded in Budapest in 2008, the company sells presentation software that offers more than slides. Instead, it presents a series of screens, or “canvases,” moving the viewer laterally and zooming in on figures like drawings and …

Prezi

World's best cities for swimming, from Sydney to Zurich | CNN Travel

Here's the huge question facing fintech startups — can they make any money?

With no explanation other than to cite terms and conditions allowing unexplained account closures, Berlin-based Number26 emailed a clutch of its 160,000 customers to tell them their accounts would shortly be shutting down.<p>Many customers took to Twitter to complain. This, after all, is a bank that …

8 of the best weekend trips you can take on the East Coast

Dining Rooms

The remarkable quote that captures how Muhammad Ali defined leadership

By Jena McGregor<p>Jena McGregor<p>Reporter covering leadership issues in the headlines<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Reporter<p>Muhammad Ali would have settled to be remembered as a leader. Yes, settled.<p>In a quote repeated in remembrance after fond remembrance since the boxer and 20th-century icon's death Friday at age …

Boxing

How to Create Household Rules for Kids

While your neighbor might allow her kids to jump on the furniture, you might decide that's not OK in your house. Or maybe the kids are allowed to …

Kids

Strange but true: 10 bizarre cruising customs

How Brainstorming Questions, Not Ideas, Sparks Creativity

Want to challenge assumptions? Follow the lead of Microsoft, MIT, and others, and ask more questions, writes author Warren Berger.<p>Brainstorming has developed a fraught reputation, perhaps deservedly so. When groups of people are thrown together and expected to come up with original ideas, there is …

The Conundrum of Introversion and Leadership

We live in a nation that rewards the outgoing, but the ranks of effective introverted CEOs are legion.<p>In her book <i>Killosophy</i>, poet and aphorist Criss Jami says, "Telling an introvert to go to a party is like telling a saint to go to hell."<p>I'm an introvert. I like to write. I like to read. I like to …

Modern Prefab Home With Colorful And Stylish Decor

This weekend home in California is totally prefab, which means easy construction, and it looks amazing! It was designed by Marmol Radziner and …

10 Success lessons from Travis Kalanick - “CEO of Uber” for entrepreneurs

Share19<p>Tweet<p>Share56<p>+12<p>Shares 77<p>Travis Kalanick is a well-known American young entrepreneur CEO, and the great man behind the Uber. He earned a great …

What Happens In The Body While You're Asleep?

There are phenomenal things happen when we fall asleep. Every time we sleep our body goes through a wonderful process of revitalizing our energy …

7 Reasons Why European Cities Are Going To Beat U.S. Cities As Hubs For Innovation

The U.S. has the perception as the heart of global entrepreneurship, but Europe might soon take the crown. Here’s why.<p>Given the refugee crisis, the potential Brexit, terrorism, and the recent economic crises in Greece and elsewhere, it can be easy to overlook the European Union as a viable region. …

26 Fashion Trends From The 2000s That You (Hopefully) Forgot About

Everything from zig-zag parting to highlights to the David Beckham faux-hawk.

Fashion Trends

Zuckerberg's stare 'borders on the psychopathic,' says ex-Facebooker

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>I've never been stared at by Mark Zuckerberg.<p>I just think I have.<p>So many pictures of the Facebook CEO seem to show him as enjoying the sort of stare that I normally associate with Tom Cruise when he's upset.<p>…

Six gadgets that let you cook with sunlight

One of them lets you bake bread outdoors.<p>Barbecue season has begun in the United States, and folks are dusting off their charcoal and propane grills for the first time in months to welcome the warmer weather. However, outdoor cooks have another option -- if they're adventurous enough to try cooking …

Gear & Gadgets

How a Calendar Actually Sabotages Your Time Management Efforts

We all struggle with time management, and we all want to know the best ways to conquer our schedules. In this video, Dan Ariely, a behavioral …

Time Management

Adoptive mum flees hospital after seeing baby

AFTER Abigail Lynn was born with a rare genetic condition, the mother who was meant to be adopting her fled the hospital.