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10 Books Like 'Black Mirror' With Mind-Bending Twists That Will Hook You 'Til The Last Page

Good science fiction makes you think about where society is headed, and how advancing technology might affect our lives. <i>Great</i> science fiction makes …

This science-backed seven-minute workout is all you need to get back in shape

It is not easy to squeeze in time for the gym, especially when you live in a world expected to be in two different places all the time. While this …

The Best Fiction Books Of 2017

It's been a tough year — but a great one for books.<p>In 2017, the cultural conversation has been dominated by the constant churn of political news. But, as always, we found comfort and inspiration in books.<p>Fiction can offer an escape, but also new insight into the problems that plague us in the real …

23 Fascinating Memoirs You Probably Haven't Read Yet, But Should

Because other people's lives are so much more interesting than your own.<p><i>Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Books

Do These 6 Things If You Want to Ditch Belly Fat For Good

If your waist is the first place pounds tend to creep up on, those are probably the pounds that are the hardest to lose. If you've been blessed with an apple-shaped body and you're looking to slim your middle a bit, here's what you need to do to lose your belly fat.<p>Be Kind to Yourself<p>Instagram is …

The Truth About Content Marketing And What Brands Need To Know

You may not know it, but 1732 was a great year for content. In December of that year, Benjamin Franklin produced his first copy of “Poor Richard’s Almanack” to promote his publishing business. The publication became a bestseller in the American colonies because Franklin knew how to bring value to …

Marketing

Want to Get in Better Shape? This Is the Best Way to Get Stronger | Inc.com

Bodybuilding is great. Weight training is great. Crossfit, Pilates, plyometrics--they're all great.<p>But some people just want to get stronger and fitter in a useful, "everyday life" kind of way. They don't want to spend hours at the gym learning new exercises and new routines.<p>If that's you, here's a …

Workouts

7 Weird Startup Funding Trends You Should Know About

Turns out, companies with unique names get more funding in the early stages.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As a startup, landing funding is one of the most difficult things to do, but it’s also one of the most important. And whether you’re in the early stages of your …

Duolingo raises $25 million at $700 million valuation as the language-learning platform hits 200 million users

Duolingo, the online language-learning platform, has raised $25 million in a series E round of funding led by Drive Capital.<p>The funding takes Duolingo’s total equity financing to around $108 million, and the company said that it’s now valued at $700 million.<p>Founded out of Pittsburgh in 2011, …

Language Learning

Bootstrapping Your Startup Starts With Modern Marketing

Funding a business by yourself can feel like an insurmountable challenge. Businesses are expensive, requires knowledge and efficiency and leaves …

Eye tracking in VR/AR: The promise and the perils

What if everyone knew exactly what you are looking at? Chat with a stranger and she will know if you focus on her eyes, chest or belt. Talk with a neighbor and he’ll know when your gaze is wandering away.<p>A couple of years ago, I met a salesperson demonstrating an eye tracker for a see-through …

8 graphic design trends for 2017

So we’re already into 2017, in case you haven’t noticed. That means you probably have already broken one of your New Year’s resolutions. Don’t worry, my resolution to get better sleep has already been dashed.<p>But one of my resolutions that I will not be breaking is to become a better graphic …

Graphic Design

Top 7 Most Popular JavaScript Frameworks in 2018

JavaScript is one of the most popular programming languages and with the rise of Node.js, it has grown in popularity for both front-end as well as …

Theranos: The House of Cards That Elizabeth Holmes Built

Thirteen years, a thousand employees, $700 million of venture capital, 40 wellness centers. Six million blood tests. Zero revenue. This is how it happened.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Despite performing more than six million blood tests over the past couple of years, …

7 sweet Python IDEs you might have missed

The current state of IDEs built for Python is an embarrassment of riches. Six products made the cut in the last rundown, but there were many more …

Python Programming

HTC will launch mobile VR device as follow-up to Vive

Look for a different kind of virtual reality gadget. HTC executive says, "it's not a phone slapped onto a headset."<p>HTC will soon launch a new virtual reality toy you can use on the go.<p>The device will be compatible with HTC's new flagship phone, the U Ultra. But HTC says it won't be just a simple …

Virtual Reality

How to Build the Best Marketing Strategy You Can Using Only Free Tools

With what is available for free, there has never been a better time to bootstrap a startup.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an entrepreneur, it is more important than ever for you to create an efficient marketing strategy. Because startups often have low budgets, …

Meet the Man Who Sold 4 Companies for Over a Billion Dollars

Tom Ellsworth shares his thoughts on the future of business and entrepreneurship.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Patrick Bet-David meets with entrepreneur Tom Ellsworth (also known as "The Biz Doc") to discuss the future of …

Why Organizations Fail to Innovate

<b>Organizations that have all the money, talent and technology in the world are struggling to innovate with deadly consequences. Why?</b><p>They get real …

Innovation

Luxury brands feed demand for return of UK’s cotton and knitwear mills

Designers in the UK are turning their backs on global manufacturing and bringing jobs to an industry that is backing homegrown talent<p>At the beginning of September, Justine Tabak launched her first eponymous collection. At 52, with a high-flying career as a designer and creative director with Fendi, …

Clothing

Eve-Tech's crowdsourced computer: the laptop designed by its users

When Finnish startup Eve-Tech launched its first device, the T1 tablet computer, it received positive reviews for its premium feel and budget price.<p>However, there was also a lot of feedback from reviewers and users about how it could have been better, including criticism about the quality of the …

Batteries

Feed Your Head: 5 Foods to Fuel Your Brain

<i>Deciding what to eat is usually based on what foods you're feeling hungry for. But have you considered what foods might be best for your brain?</i><p>Did you know that your brain makes up about two percent of your body weight and that it uses about 20 percent of the oxygen in your blood and 25 percent of …