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Exercises You've Never Tried: Beach Body Edition

I have a confession to make: I love lifting weights, but I don't enjoy training the beach muscles.<p>It's not that I hate bodybuilding or training arms …

How to sync all your passwords using Google

Passwords – none of us like them, but we must live with them if we want to keep our private information secure. It’s also a good idea to make safe passwords, which involves creating unique, hard-to-guess keys that no one will ever decipher.<p>Because passwords should be one-of-a-kind, it is paramount …

Android News

8. UpNext Music Player

Music-lovers can find some fun with this extension which allows you to stream music in the background while you're surfing the web - pretty cool huh? …

Apps

Here's why wireless carriers need to offer free data to customers

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence Mobile Industry Insider subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>Unsurprisingly, consumers love the word "free," and this is especially true for mobile data plans.<p>A new survey from CTIA reveals that brands and service providers that …

Wireless

Why cutting the pay-TV cord turned out to be a good move

The pay-TV industry lost more than a million subscribers last year, four times the number that skedaddled a year earlier, according to market researcher SNL Kagan.<p>That doesn't mean cable, satellite and other pay-TV companies are gasping for breath. But it does mean that cord cutting is having a …

Data Storytelling: The Essential Data Science Skill Everyone Needs

Once your business has started collecting and combining all kinds of data, the next elusive step is to extract value from it. Your data may hold tremendous amounts of <i>potential</i> <i>value</i>, but not an ounce of value can be created unless insights are uncovered and translated into actions or business …

Data Visualization

35 books everyone should read at least once in their lifetime

Whether they're written for children, sci-fi lovers, mathematicians, or fiction aficionados, certain stories transcend their genre and should be read by everyone.<p>In a Reddit thread, users were asked what is a book that everyone needs to read at least once in their life?<p>So in honor of World Book …

Literature

How to Master Microsoft Office Word

Microsoft Word is easily the biggest, most popular word processing program available, but it does a lot more than just edit text and TPS reports. If …

Software

The unspoken rules of making introductions in Silicon Valley

“The future is already here — it’s just not very evenly distributed” – William Gibson<p>Silicon Valley Culture<p>A lot has been written about how Silicon …

Silicon Valley

The Most Comprehensive Work Management Software

How is Scoro different from anything you've tried before?<p>It’s not yet another simple tool that only scratches the surface of your problems. Scoro is …

Project Management

Boards by Todoist: Paving the way for innovation

Today, we’re announcing Boards by Todoist, a simple, stand-alone app for Windows 10. Boards is very much about the Todoist team learning how to work …

Windows Store

How to use Android to save on auto repair - Android customization

Your Android device may not be able to fix your car, but you can certainly use it to help narrow down automotive electrical problems and possibly save some money on auto repair and prevent multiple trips to the DEQ. This Android customization project takes us outside, to your car, to tackle a task …

Android News

Try These Salary Negotiation Scripts

Conversations about salary can be intimidating, but you can do it.<p>They say a journey begins with a single step. Well, a salary negotiation begins …

Employment

Three Mistakes to Avoid When Describing Your Current Job in an Interview

If you’re anything like me, your job is not this easy to explain. And that can make answering interview questions with hiring managers overly …

Plex’s Grand Plans to Become the Center of Your Cord Cutting Life

Media streaming app Plex is now ready to prove that its popularity won’t forever be limited to power users.<p>Over the past few years, media streaming app Plex has evolved into a cord cutter's best friend, letting users stream their collection of videos, photos, and music from their home PC and the …

13 Google Chrome hacks that will boost your productivity

While there are many websites out there that can suck your time, there are also web extensions and programs people have created to help you focus. With them, you can limit the amount of time you waste on social media, quickly find the site you're looking for, and even improve your writing so you …

Apps
Data Science

7 podcasts you should listen to if you want to start a business

While you know that reading up on how to start a company, taking night classes, and meeting with entrepreneurs to ask them how they did it is helpful, you just don't have the time or energy.<p>That's where podcasts come into play.<p>On your way to and from work, at the gym, or whenever you have some …

Self-improvement

7 Steps For Writing A Startup Business Plan Template

,Writing a <b>startup business plan</b> is considered as the most important part of every startup business. If you’re interested in launching a new startup …

Small Business

Use These 24 Tools to Run Your Business From Anywhere in the World

Nearly a quarter, 23 percent, of Americans worked from home in 2014, according to a recent Bureau of Labor Statistics survey. If you’re one of the …

Small Business

How to Save Six Hours a Week on Social Media

You know the feeling. You’re sitting there, staring at your hands, at the keyboard, at the screen, at the ceiling. You’re supposed to post something …

3 key audiences b-to-b brands risk missing by not joining Snapchat

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Be Hungry or Starve as an Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you win the Super Bowl, in life or in business, you cannot ever win again if you do not immediately go back to training -- you must stay hungry, win or lose, success or failure. Whether the Panthers or the Broncos win the Super Bowl …

Entrepreneurship

Starry wants you to stick this ugly antenna out your window

Let me catch you up on Starry in case you've been doing literally anything other than staring in bewilderment since its announcement a couple hours ago. Starry is a new company that plans to wirelessly deliver super-fast internet to homes. It made a splashy announcement this morning that focused …

Wi-Fi

10 Life Changing Books for Any Entrepreneur

Books have the power to help people realize their dreams and maximize their potential. A good reading experience can be life-changing. Here are 10 …

Aussie Small Businesses Work Smarter By Opting To Innovate

Australian small business are investing in ways to innovate to order to work smarter, not harder in 2016, according to survey results released last …

Small Business