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The 21 most popular novels of the year so far

The beauty of fiction writing is its ability to take the reader into captivating imagined worlds, from fantasy-like environments to tales set back in time.<p>Every year, Amazon pulls together its most popular print books of the year​. Based on sales numbers and updated daily, the list is a good …

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13 Annoying Email Mistakes Even Smart People Make

Top executives reveal their chief complaints about the email they receive.<p>How good are you at email? We all complain about getting too much of it, and we all try to cut down the time we spend on it. Yet in our email-driven business world, it remains a primary form of communication, something we …

How The West Was Wrong: The Making Of John Wayne

<b>Drive down John Wayne Drive</b> in Winterset, Iowa, and you’ll find it: the John Wayne Birthplace Museum, designed with an imperative to make it “timeless and masculine.” There’s a bronze of Wayne, splay-legged; across one street, there’s a garage filled with tractors; across the other, there’s a …

23 Blackberry Recipes to Convince You It's the King of Berries

All of our best recipes that feature show-stopping blackberries.<p><b>These gorgeous berries of dark red or black—perfect for desserts</b>, salads, syrups, even cocktails—are stunning show-stoppers as either a main ingredient or simple garnish. They're also a "superfood" packed with nutrients. Despite their …

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The Four Leadership Lessons Millennials Really Need

<i>A guest post by Stephanie Denning, who writes about leadership issues from a Millennial perspective.</i><p>I wish someone had given me this advice sooner. So much of the advice I did get was impractical or didn’t match my reality. This is why I wanted to bear-hug Shonda Rhimes for bluntly revealing in her …

The Internet Is Getting Too Big, And It's Becoming A Problem For Some Service Providers

Recent reports suggest the system that routers use to share the map of the internet with one another has grown too large for some older routers to handle — which could result in poor connectivity.<p>The problem is, older routers can only process a certain number of routes contained in this internet …

Six Good Reasons To Reject A Resume

The job market is not the friendliest. It’s still pretty brutal for a lot of people. Employers are quite delusional in the composition of their Help Wanted ads. The good news is that we know that underneath all that keyword-encrusted bluster, they actually need people to run their shops. They can’t …

#SmartConnectedCity series: New Cities Summit media event reveals the future of #SmartCities is now

As cities and communities prepare for the future and the Internet of Everything, they must confront a tsunami of challenges that can overwhelm how people live, work, play and learn. More than half the world now lives in cities for the first time, and the influx is growing faster than many cities …

Cisco To Facebook: We're Ready For You

And it amounts to "we're ready to compete with you and all who follow you!"<p>To recap: this week a project led by Facebook, the Open Compute Project, introduced a radical new design for a network switch and is giving that design away to everyone for free. A switch is a special computer that connects …

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The Michael J. Fox Foundation

The Parkinson's Action Network (PAN) is no longer in operation. Key PAN staff and programs have transitioned to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for …

Parkinson's takes a toll on families too [Commentary]

This year, approximately 60,000 Americans will be diagnosed with Parkinson's, joining the 1 million people already living with the disease in the …

Bob Hoskins dies of pneumonia aged 71

<b>British actor Bob Hoskins, who was best known for roles in The Long Good Friday and Who Framed Roger Rabbit, has died of pneumonia at the age of 71.</b><p>Hoskins' agent said he died on Tuesday in hospital, surrounded by family.<p>The star won a Bafta and was Oscar-nominated in 1987 for crime drama Mona …

The 'Internet Of Things' Will Be Bigger Than The Smartphone, Tablet, And PC Markets Combined

In the consumer space, many products and services have already crossed over into the IoT, including kitchen and home appliances, lighting and heating products, and insurance company-issued car monitoring devices that allow motorists to pay insurance only for the amount of driving they do.<p><i>Here are</i> …

The Internet of Things: New Threats Emerge in a Connected World

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Could your baby monitor be used to spy on you? Is your television keeping tabs on your viewing habits? Is it possible for your car to be hacked by malicious attackers? Or could a perfectly innocent looking device like a set-top box or …

Tableau plans to raise $345M — more than its IPO — with new stock offering

Data visualization company Tableau Software is looking to absorb a hefty amount of cash.<p>Ten months after a blockbuster $254 million initial public offering, the Seattle, Wash.-based software company intends to raise another $345 million in a new stock offering, according to a recent filing with the …

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Updates from Cisco Live Milan 2014

Plenty of interesting news coming out of Cisco Live this week and I don’t want partners to miss anything! I’ll have a complete recap of the week for you, as always, in the Cisco Partner Weekly Rewind on Friday. In the meantime, here’s a quick recap of some of the blogs and announcements we’ve seen …

Wired and Cisco Collaborate on Crowdsourced Tablet Mag

Last month, Wired Insider, Wired's marketing and promotion arm, announced that it would embark on a daunting experiment in magazine-making: Assemble …

How The Best Big Companies To Work For Drive Appreciation, Access And Rewards

Looking across the 18 best companies to work for in the Fortune 500 indicates three broad themes: appreciation, access and rewards. Google, American Express and Qualcomm all do things that make their employees feel appreciated. This, combined with giving employees access to senior leadership and …

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22 Habits of Unhappy People

Previous Happiness isn't something that you are born with. Happiness is something that happens through a series of experiences, habits and …

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The Internet Will Be Everywhere In 2025, For Better Or Worse

We won't think about 'going online' or 'looking on the Internet' for something. We'll just be online, and just look."<p>In 2025, the Internet will enhance our awareness of the world and ourselves while diminishing privacy and allowing abusers to "make life miserable for others," according to a new …

Coffee vs. Beer: Which Drink Makes You More Creative?

<i>Mikael Cho is the co-founder of ooomf, a network that connects short-term software projects with handpicked developers and designers. Mikael writes about psychology, startups, and product marketing over on the ooomf blog.</i><p>I didn’t know what I was going to write about today.<p>When this happens, …