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Get Psyched for Game of Thrones Season 7 All Over Again with Epic Trailer Mashup

The next season of <i>Game of Thrones</i> is looking more like a movie franchise than a season of television. With fewer episodes and longer runtimes, …

Make Money While You Sleep with a 'Muse' Business

Make Money While You Sleep with a 'Muse' Business<p>What is a muse business idea? Advice from an entrepreneur.<p>Updated April 30, 2017<p>With the …

Small Business

From dirt-cheap panels to charging your car with the sun: 3 solar trends

The exhibition floor seems virtually endless. With 600 vendors and almost 18,000 visitors, the size of the solar power trade show in Las Vegas gives …

Solar Power

Using Storytelling to Pitch Startups

<i>Co-written with Steven Bussard</i><p>Capturing an investor's interest and evoking his passion for one's venture is crucial to securing funding. So, how might startups improve their pitches to investors by using insights from using classical tried and true storytelling?<p>Studies at Copenhagen Business School …

Profit

Give your Macbook more storage with Nifty MiniDrive

The storage space battles never seem to end, but a secret weapon has arrived for Macbook users.<p>Nifty MiniDrive for Macbooks allows you to add up to 128GB of storage to your Macbook without a bulky hard drive attachment, giving your system the boost it needs. For a limited time, it’s just $33.99 …

How 3D Printing Is Transforming Manufacturing: An Interview With Shapeways CEO Peter Weijmarshausen

<i>Peter Weijmarshausen is the CEO and Co-Founder of Shapeways, the world’s leading 3D printing marketplace and community. [Full disclosure: my venture firm Lux Capital is an equity investor]. Prior to Shapeways, Peter was the CTO of Sangine, where he and his team designed and developed satellite</i> …

3D Printing

Best Accessories For Galaxy S7 And Galaxy S7 edge

Samsung's best-selling phones of the year, the Galaxy S line, always command attention from accessory makers. Samsung itself has stepped up its game …

This Startup Is Making It Incredibly Easy to Start a Business

Silicon Valley payments upstart Stripe said Wednesday it is debuting a new program, called Atlas, to help more entrepreneurs be able to set up U.S. …

FinTech

Becoming certified in project management will upgrade any resume [Deals]

If you want to work in an organization of any size, becoming fluent in project management is one of the most marketable skills you can acquire, This bundle of five classes, clocking in at more than 120 hours, offers a clear path to getting PMP® certification, and the pay bump that comes with. It’s …

Google's making it easy for you to get solar panels onto your roof

Adding solar panels to your roof can be frustrating, since it's often difficult to know if your home receives enough light to justify the investment. Google Maps, however, has satellite, navigation and sunlight data for every property in the world, so it's ideally placed to tell you how many rays …

Finally! A 4K TV You Should Own

The Samsung JS9500 has arrived just in time<p>Building a home entertainment center is a lot like building a house: You need a solid foundation--and that’s your television. If you’re starting from scratch, you’ll want a TV that will last more than five years, which means going with the …

Got an IP webcam? Here are 73,000 reasons to change from the default password

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>I have three webcams in my home that let me monitor what’s going on with our pets as well as watch for deliveries. And I’m …

15 Free Online Resources That Will Make You Smarter

Learning the new skills necessary to start a new business can be expensive, but fortunately the initiative for free, high-quality, educational resources online has only continued to grow in the past few years.<p>Below are some of the resources available to learn more about marketing, entrepreneurship, …

Small Business

17 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Tired of wasting your time watching cat videos or scrolling through your Facebook newsfeed? Want to be more productive next time you go online?<p>Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>1. Digital Photography School —</b> Read through …

Stack Overflow

The DIY Guide to Launching a Successful eBay Store

From this search for “leather jacket” above, multiple products appear on the search results page on eBay displaying the image, name, and price of each product best matched to the search. When reviewing the products that appear in the search results, it’s clear which photos are professional and …

Microsoft reportedly plans to launch Office for Android ahead of Windows 8 version

As noted by ZDNet, Microsoft seems to be considering putting the release of the Android version of its popular Office productivity suite ahead of the build for the company’s own Windows 8 operating system. Apparently the Windows version has been pushed back to 2015, while the Android variant is …

Immunotherapy the new tool in cancer fight

Related Stories<p>Cancer cure? The abscopal effect, Science Online, 23 Apr 2014<br>• Antioxidants could give cancer a hand, Science Online, 22 Oct 2009<br>• Cancer, …

Apple announces 'HealthKit' platform and new 'Health' app

SAN FRANCISCO — As expected, Apple jumped into the health-information business today, launching both a new health app and a cloud-based health-information platform.<p>The new app, called simply “Health,” will collect a number of body metrics including blood pressure, heart rate, and stats on diet and …

Consumers will love Apple’s entrance to the smart home, but smaller device makers may not

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock<p>With the smart home gaining ground among device makers and even mainstream consumers, Apple’s(s aapl) …

Apple wants to connect your home -- report

Apple may be trying to do to your home what it has already done for the personal computer, music, cell phones and tablets.<p>Apple (AAPL) is planning on unveiling a smart home platform that will allow you to control all the connected items in your house with your iPhone or iPad, according to the</i> …