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The 40 Must-Have Android Apps for the Power User

For the longest time, Android was an operating system that eschewed visual flair in favour of giving flexibility and power to the user, and since third party developers took their cues from the OS itself, their apps tended to be complex and unabashedly ugly.<p>Somewhere along the way, right around the …

This Startup Shares The Salary Of Every Employee Online — Including The CEO

In a post on Buffer's Open blog, CEO Joel Gascoigne reveals his salary along with the salary of every single employee in the company, and includes the formula the company uses to get to each one.<p>"One of the highest values we have at Buffer is Transparency," Gascoigne writes. "We do quite a number …

17 High-Paying Jobs That Only Require A High School Diploma

According to new data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, here are 17 of the high-paying jobs where workers only need to finish high school. Each has an annual salary of at least $61,000.<p>The median annual wages listed are calculated to include hourly, weekly, and annual pay, as well as sales …

See What The Desks Of 39 Successful People Look Like

A desk has to be a place where you can be productive, healthy, and comfortable for many hours, day in day out.<p>Craigslist founder Craig Newmark prefers a sparse desk, while Peter Guber, co-owner of the L.A. Dodgers, keeps his desk "crowded" with memorabilia "to create an un-intimidating environment …

What 21 Extremely Successful People Were Doing At Age 25

Others are driven enough to reinvent themselves, changing careers and industries, and continuously push until they find the thing that works.<p>Billionaire Mark Cuban, for example, faced hardship when he first started, writing in "How To Win At The Sport Of Business" that "when I got to Dallas, I was …

29 Successful People Who Wake Up Really Early

The early bird schedule is good for responding to people and events around the world, getting a head start on people in your own time zone, and also finding time for exercise and family. What's more, research shows that early risers tend to be happier and more proactive.<p>While a late schedule may …

Silicon Valley Interns Share Some Of The Awesome Perks They Get From Their Jobs

If you can land an internship at one of Silicon Valley's major tech companies, you're likely going to have an awesome experience doing innovative work while making a great salary.<p>The perks aren't too bad either.<p>We recently found a Quora thread detailing firsthand some of the coolest intern perks in …

Richard Branson's Top 10 Business Tips Of 2013

In a recent post, the site recaps the top 10 columns that the Virgin Group founder wrote in 2013. The topics range from preparing the perfect pitch to knowing when to quit your day job. One that we thought was particularly worth revisiting: the secret to success can sometimes be failure.<p>In a May …

How To Tell Your Boss 'No'--Without Saying 'No'

Your boss asks you to take on a new project, and your first thought is: “There is just no way.” Maybe it’s because you’re already juggling three projects near deadline, or maybe you fundamentally disagree with his strategy.<p>Sure, you could try to just power through all of the projects or propose …

Ten Things Your Boss Doesn't Want You To Know

<i>This is a guest post by Donna Ballman, a Florida employment lawyer and author of the book,</i> Stand Up For Yourself Without Getting Fired: Resolve Workplace Crises Before You Quit, Get Axed or Sue the Bastards. <i>Her blog is Screw You Guys, I’m Going Home and she tweets as @EmployeeAtty. Her other</i> …

LG’s First Wearable Gadget Will Be Known As G Arch (Rumor)

Wearable gadgets are becoming popular. Many manufacturers have released their wearable devices, including Sony and Samsung, as well as Pebble. Other …

Samsung Working on A Wristband Known As Galaxy Band (Rumor)

Samsung Galaxy Gear came as big disappointment for users, and there are many reasons for it. Despite carrying a decent design, the smartwatch lacked …

Samsung's latest developer kit lets you control appliances from your TV

Ever wish you could turn on the air conditioning without leaving the couch? Samsung's new Smart TV SDK 5.0 will give you the luxury of being that lazy. The programming kit gives the TV control over home appliances, including network-savvy lighting and refrigerators. Developers should also have an …

Japanese startups channel the Samurai spirit

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/26/business/international/japanese-entrepreneurs-receive-tentative-embrace.html?hpw&rref=technology&_r=0<p>The New York …

5 simple tips that can make your new Android phone better

I don’t know how many people found an Android(s goog) smartphone among their holiday gifts although I suspect it was more than a few. There’s no lack …

British banks to accept photos of cheques through smartphones, says UK Treasury - Pocket-lint

Almost four years late to the game, British banks will soon have to accept photos of cheques captured via smartphones, reducing the processing time …

Code.org: 2 Weeks And 600M+ Lines Of Code Later, 20M Students Have Learned An “Hour Of Code”

Less than a year ago, brothers Hadi Partovi and Ali Partovi launched Code.org to help advocate for computer science in the U.S. and increase participation in STEM education by making these subjects more available in schools and classrooms around the country. Today, it seems that what started as a …