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The 10 most charming towns in Mexico

Home to one of the world's largest cities, world-famous luxury resorts and beaches that would make a Caribbean island blush, Mexico is flush with …

Mexico

22 Clever Ways To Actually Organize Your Tiny Apartment

Phenomenal organizing powers. Itty bitty living space.

Crankshaft turns a Raspberry Pi 3 and a touchscreen into an Android Auto head unit

Android Auto-compatible head units aren't too difficult to find these days, but they cost a pretty penny and usually won't fit properly in older …

Billionaire Mark Cuban: ‘One of the great lies of life is follow your passions’

Mark Cuban grew up working class in Pittsburgh. His father installed upholstery in cars and his mom worked a myriad of odd jobs. Today, Cuban is …

Entrepreneurship

Front End Interview Handbook

<i>Credits: Illustration by @yangheng</i><p>What is this?<p>Unlike typical software engineer job interviews, front-end job interviews have less emphasis on …

A perfect guide for cracking a JavaScript interview (A developer’s perspective)

The JavaScript(JS) interviews are not easy. I accept it, you accept it and, everyone does. The number of possibilities of questions could be asked in …

JavaScript

I Was a Target of the KGB

Are you Douglas Zipes, the heart specialist from Indiana?” the deep voice over the phone asked, setting in motion the most terrifying yet rewarding …

Empathy

Good books for deep hacks

For the past few months I’ve been compiling a list of books for a deep dive into interesting technical topics. My theory is that working on projects …

How to Make a Fortune With $100

Seven entrepreneurs share businesses you can start from practically nothing.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many would-be entrepreneurs never start because they're waiting for the perfect idea or don't have enough disposable capital to break out of the rat race.<p>These …

Musk and Zuckerberg bicker over the future of AI

It's easy to imagine the world's most powerful people as being mysterious and aloof, but thanks to the wonders of Twitter, we can now regularly witness them being just as petty as the rest of us. Everyone's favorite eccentric billionaire Elon Musk is the latest example of this, publicly slamming …

GM now lets developers test their in-car apps running in actual cars

[protected-iframe id=”bd3f17cd1ec271d12527e1ae793766c4-24588526-5302483″ info=”//players.brightcove.net/1050888044001/ByziG8mfx_default/index.html?videoId=5438328173001″ frameborder=”0″ width=”680″ height=”383″ allowfullscreen=””]<p>GM has been doing a lot to try to make it easier for developers to …

Apps

Reverse Engineering A Successful Lifestyle Business: Here's Everything I've Learned From Reading IndieHackers.com

<b>Lifestyle business are truly something remarkable</b>. They allow the founders to live life on their own terms, with much more freedom from societal …

Invisible unicorns: 35 big companies that started with little or no money

Venture capital is a hell of a drug, and it’s possible to overdose on VC, but for most founders that is a champagne problem. More often the question investors hear is “how do I get a VC to back my startup?” These founders aren’t worried about how overcapitalization will make their IPO prospects …

Lessons from my first year of live coding on Twitch

I gave streaming a go for the first time last July. Instead of gaming, which the majority of streamers on Twitch do, I wanted to stream the open …

A Longer Life Through Fasting?

A decade ago, researchers investigating the antiaging effects of caloric restriction in humans set an ambitious goal for their study participants: …

How I Hacked My University’s Registration System with Python and Twilio – Twilio Cloud Communications Blog

University students know the pain of trying to register for a class only to realize it’s full. At my university we didn’t even have a waitlist system …

StarCraft is now free, nearly 20 years after its release

Have you always wanted to check out that <i>StarCraft</i> game you’d heard so much about, but somehow managed to go <i>nearly 20 years</i> without buying a copy?<p>Good news! Nearly two decades after its 1998 release, StarCraft is now free. Legally!<p>Blizzard has just released the original game — plus the <i>Brood War</i> …

$9 billion startup Stripe is automating the complicated process of starting a company

Now the $9 billion payments company has realized that Atlas is something entrepreneurs throughout the United States want too.<p>Atlas automates the complicated process of starting a company into a filling out a short web form. Atlas then takes care of incorporating a company in Delaware, setting up a …

interactive-coding-challenges

<b>120+ continually updated, interactive, and test-driven coding challenges</b>, with Anki flashcards.<p>Challenges focus on <b>algorithms</b> and <b>data structures</b> found …

MVP FOR SAAS - SUCCESS STORIES

Top Entrepreneurs Who Became Rich Starting With MVP (PHOTO)<p><b>Belitsoft has a huge experience in MVP software development for startups and prototypes</b> …

Product Management

20 holiday destinations the experts say not to miss | CNN Travel

Travel

The Founder is a surreal startup simulator that strikes at the heart of Silicon Valley

A dark and powerful take on The Sims<p>If you were a Silicon Valley CEO, would your goal in life be to reshape society with world-changing products, or simply make as much money as possible and grow as fast as you can in the shortest amount of time? That’s the blunt and much-needed philosophical …

Silicon Valley

5 inspiring reads for aspiring entrepreneurs: top tech CEOs tip top books

The best books you’ll read are typically recommended by people you like or admire. Which is why we’re partnering up with bookshelf.tips to do a monthly roundup of short book recommendations from the apex of the tech world. Bookshelf.tips asked entrepreneurs, CEOs, and other visionaries share …

Steve Jobs Used this Insanely Simple Strategy to Get What He Wanted (and You Can Too) | Inc.com

<i>This article also appeared on LinkedIn.</i><p>There's a video clip on YouTube of Steve Jobs telling the story of when he was 12 years old and he was looking for spare parts so he could build an electronic device known as a frequency counter.<p>He tells how he opened the Palo Alto, California, phone book and …

Hung Up

Dell’s latest XPS 13 DE still delivers Linux in a svelte package

Review: The HiDPI model can even get too bright indoors, but it's a beauty to use.<p>Over the course of its four-year lifespan, Dell's extremely popular …

Gear & Gadgets

A year ago, I quit my job to start a business — here's what I wish someone had told me at the beginning

My goal was to create a life where I could travel more, learn more, have greater ownership over my time, and work in my pajamas.<p>I spent six months preparing, but I still wasn't prepared for the plot twists, the highs, and the lows.<p>Over the last 12 months, I've collaborated with 29 clients from …

Canada Is Offering Free Admission to Its National Parks in 2017—Here’s Where to Stay

The new year marks the 150th celebration of Canadian Confederation, and to commemorate the country’s birthday, Parks Canada is offering free …

National Parks

33 science fiction and fantasy books that everyone will be talking about in 2017

Better make some space on your shelves<p>We’ve already taken a look at what novels are hitting bookshelves this month, but 2017 promises to be a huge year for science fiction and fantasy literature as a whole. There’s going to be some great reads from debut authors, while some of the best names in the …