Gagan Gulati

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My giant JavaScript Basics course is now live on YouTube. And it’s 100% free.

My JavaScript Basics course is now live on freeCodeCamp’s YouTube channel.<p>The great thing about this course is that it also aligns with the Basic …

How I made my own VPN server in 15 minutes

People are (rightfully) freaking out about their privacy as the Senate voted to let internet providers share your private data with advertisers. While it’s important to protect your privacy, it doesn’t mean that you should sign up to a VPN service and tunnel all your internet traffic through VPN …

Privacy

A New Drug May Be Able to Completely Reverse Diabetes

Defining Diabetes<p>In the global community, the number of people with diabetes has been on the rise since 1980, with 422 million people diagnosed by …

Cute zen tiny house is a steal at $49K

The prolific tiny house designers at Escape Traveler are well-known for their impressively compact homes, but their latest model, simply called, <i>One</i>, …

LED Lighting

Oval combines tracking, saving and investing into one app, driven by AI… and you

There are several apps on the market that help you track your spending (Parity), save money (Pennies), or invest (Moneybox) using basic machine learning. Now an ambitious startup wants to do all three.<p>Based out of London, new startup Oval (Apple, Android) will combine expense tracking, saving, and …

Artificial Intelligence

Outstanding Sales People Possess These Unique Character Traits. Do You?

What separates an average sales person from a highly successful one? Experts say to look for these 12 qualities.<p>Whether you want to grow your own sales abilities, mentor an employee, or hire the best candidate, these experts volunteered their informed opinions to help. Ranging from middle market …

Self-improvement

A DeepMind investor hinted that they were seriously worried about the potential future of AI when making a joke about the CEO

But scientists aren't the only ones that fear the worst, according to a long read on stopping the AI apocalypse in Vanity Fair on Sunday.<p>One of DeepMind's own investors allegedly joked that they should have shot AI guru Demis Hassabis in order to save the human race. It's important to stress that …

The Single Most Vital Thing You Can Do to Improve Your Company's Sales

And how to start doing it right now<p>The magic bullet does exist. Making sales is not about having deep pockets, slick marketing, or great connections. It is not about discounts, deals, or bundling. It is not about pitching, preaching, or even pushing. Generating opportunities, revenues, and repeat …

salesperson

7 Ways To Leverage Your Small Business Data For Enhanced Revenues

It's still astounding that only half of businesses are leveraging the power of big data.<p>In today's tech-driven and a customer-centric world, using big data is pretty much a requirement. However, only just 48 percent of companies have invested in big data in 2016. While that's up 3 percent from …

Small Business

The Art of Describing a Product in One Sentence

A look back at early interviews with Facebook and Uber CEOs illustrates an ingenious way to communicate hard-to-describe products.<p>As a founder, I spent countless hours refining my elevator pitch and practicing it every chance I got. I learned that "leading with the need" is an extremely effective …

Product Management

This tiny house boasts luxury features and eclectic decor choices

It’ll run you $74,000<p>Advertised as an “Earth and Sky Palace,” this luxurious tiny home packs a punch in just under 200 square feet. The tiny abode, listed for $74,000, offers a master bedroom, dining room, kitchen, and bath—all wrapped in a cedar facade with a “weathered, blue stain custom …

A Buddhist monk explains mindfulness for times of conflict

“Compassion is not sitting in your room; it’s actually very active and engaging,” a senior disciple of Thich Nhat Hanh says.<p>Thich Nhat Hanh is one of the world’s most renowned Buddhist leaders, second only to the Dalai Lama in fame and influence.<p>With his 100+ books, he’s been an advocate for …

Meditation

Here Are Some Great Tips on How to Start a Business With No Money

Learn How to Start a Business With No Money<p>Updated April 20, 2018<p>A lot of entrepreneurs get caught up in the old cliche that you need money to make …

The Imperfect Beauty of Concrete Countertops

Unique styling and durability are just a couple of the reasons that concrete countertops have become so popular. A far cry from the early versions, …

Qvivr raises $5M to move beyond its all-in-one credit card

Qvivr, a Silicon Valley-based FinTech startup originally known for building the SWYP programmable credit card, has raised $5M in Series A funding.<p>The funding was led by Khosla Ventures, with participation from a large multinational Asian bank.<p>The startup was founded in 2014 and originally launched …

Modern hostel in Bangkok is just 13 feet wide

Cozy and compact<p>From the shipping-container-based to the rammed-earth-made to the high-design, we’ve covered our share of striking hostels around the world. But is Bangkok’s new Bed One Block Hostel—measuring five stories and just 13 feet wide—the narrowest one yet?<p>Like the incredible vertical …

Kickstart your data analysis career by mastering this premier visualization software (88% off)

Your dad always said, “Right tools for the right job.” When you’re working in the arena of data analysis, Tableau 9 is recognized as one of the leading tools for both assessing and presenting large number sets the right way. To do that job right, you can pick up training like this Data …

Where to Sell Your Unwanted Stuff for the Most Cash

Learn Where to Unload Your Used Goods for Top Dollar<p>Updated June 18, 2018<p>If you're looking to turn your used goods—from musical instruments to …

Personal Finance

This Guy Is Running 6 Full Page Ads... Just to Share His Business Ideas?

Priceline.com founder Jay Walker raised $50 million to launch Upside.com.... but that's not what he's talking the most about.<p>Jay Walker -- serial entrepreneur, Priceline.com founder, and named in over 650 U.S. patents -- recently raised $50 million to launch a new company, Upside. (Upside lets …

Business Strategy

The Best Habit Tracking App for iPhone

Tracking your habits is a great way to keep an eye on your progress for a variety of self-improvement goals, and you have an insane number of apps …

How to Write a One-Page Business Plan

It's not as hard as you think.<p>2 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business is no easy feat, and at the backbone of every business is a solid business plan. Before those words scare you, you'll be happy to know there's a simple way to do this.<p>In this …

Business Strategy

7 ways to make sure someone doesn't steal your brilliant app idea

It’s been quite a while since the very first mobile app was developed. Yet, the prospects and idea of trying out a new app still excites users. This accounts for leading mobile app stores teeming with millions of apps and an overwhelming amount of app downloads every year.<p>This is a strong …

7-Day Souping Meal Plan

"Souping" has gained popularity in recent years as a way to eat clean, lose weight and get healthy. The idea behind a soup cleanse is that you eat …

Solar-powered tiny house sleeps a family of four

The Brown Bear measures 28 x 8 x 13.6 ft (8.5 x 2.4 x 4.14 m) and is clad in tongue and groove, with metal roof and detailing.<p>Inside, the majority of …

What I Learned From Managing a Team Thousands of Miles Away

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Bright sparks: Plumen’s latest energy-efficient bulb recreates the soft glow of an earlier age

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Wallpaper Weekends: The Final Frontier — NASA Wallpaper for Mac, iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch

- Jan 28, 2017<p>Wallpaper Weekends is a series that works to bring you stunning, high-quality wallpapers for your Mac, iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch.<p><i>To</i> …

Get Smarter in 2017. Here Are 5 Places to Educate Yourself Online (for Free)

Knowledge is power.<p>What do you want to learn more about this year? Nanotechnology? Virtual reality? Bitcoin? How to protect democracy?<p>According to neuroscience professor Ken Kosik, adult education, or specifically engaging in challenging new learning experiences, encourages brain plasticity. And …

Albert Einstein

Branding: The Secret Sauce for Driving Demand and Controlling Price

In my last post, I talked about <i>Corporate Image</i> and how it forms the foundation of your brand. In this one, I add <i>Positioning,</i> which drives demand for each of your products and gives you control over the price you can charge. Because it gives you control over <i>Price,</i> it also gives you greater control …