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What Does Potassium Do for Your Body? A Detailed Review

The importance of potassium is highly underestimated.<p>This mineral is classified as an electrolyte because it’s highly reactive in water. When …

Nutrition

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This cryptocurrency startup with a 12-year-old CEO is trying to solve a common frustration among gamers

George Weiksner was 11 years old when he sat down to discuss dividing up the equity of his new startup with his co-founder, who also happened to be his father. George initially asked for an 80% stake in their cryptocurrency-based gaming platform Pocketful of Quarters, a proposal his father, …

Cryptocurrency

Microsoft Professional Program Artificial Intelligence track

Get Started with AI<p>Provided by Microsoft<p>Artificial Intelligence will define the next generation of software solutions. This computer science course …

5 Leadership Rules From the Past That Don't Work Now (If You're Doing Any Of These, Stop)

Don't fall prey to these untruths<p>I think it's pretty fair to say that most of us want to be considered a successful leader. However, what worked in the past won't work now. Rapid change requires agile leaders who think differently and can adapt to the changing times. Leadership is also personal - …

Leadership

Awesome Tech You Can’t Buy Yet: Home coffee roasters, wooden coding bots, and more

<i>At any given moment, there are approximately a zillion different crowdfunding campaigns happening on the web. Take a stroll through Kickstarter or</i> …

Crowd Funding

Your Best Opportunity For Growing Business: The Customer Experience

According to PwC, 73% of all people point to customer experience as an important factor in their purchasing decisions, just behind price and product quality. Yet only 49% of U.S. consumers say companies provide a good customer experience today. PwC’s most recent Consumer Intelligence Series: …

Customer Experience

This 26-year-old makes $500,000 every month playing 'Fortnite' in his bedroom — here's how he does it

It has been a crazy couple of weeks for Tyler "Ninja" Blevins, the 26-year-old Twitch streamer who recently played the popular game "Fortnite" with Drake and reportedly makes half a million dollars every month from his bedroom.<p>In just the past five days, he's gained an average of 83,000 followers a …

Ninja

Over 2 million people are using a 'digital noticeboard' to hire strangers to do extravagant tasks and errands — and they involve stormtroopers and fried chicken

Over 2 million people around the world — and now thousands in the UK — are using a website to get people to do the tasks they don't have time to get around to (or never dreamed someone would do for them) — and some of them are pretty bizarre.<p>Over 13,000 people have signed up on Airtasker since it …

Outsourcing

AI IN BANKING AND PAYMENTS: How artificial intelligence is cutting costs, building loyalty, and enhancing security across financial services

<i>This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here.</i><p>Artificial intelligence (AI) is one of the most commonly referenced terms by financial institutions (FIs) and …

Artificial Intelligence

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THE DIGITAL REMITTANCE REPORT: How tech-savvy challengers are pushing the industry toward a digital-first future

Cross-border, peer-to-peer money transfers — better known as remittances — are an integral part of societies around the world, especially in developing markets where receiving funds could mean the difference between life and death for families and community who remain behind. This has resulted in a …

World Bank

New vending machines in Malaysia will help people exchange their plastic waste for gold

One man's trash can end up being his gold too.<p>HelloGold is launching 500 vending machines across Malaysia that convert plastic bottles and aluminum cans to investment-grade gold.<p>The Southeast Asian fintech company has teamed up with Malaysia's reverse-vending machine (RVM) company KLEAN to bring …

Pollution

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Startup cofounders who sold their first startup to Google for $70 million and their second for $1.9 billion reveal how they built wildly successful businesses twice

Nat Turner is quick to point out that this didn't happen overnight.<p>Turner's the CEO of Flatiron Health, a company that the Swiss pharmaceutical giant Roche on Thursday agreed to pay $1.9 billion for, valuing the company at $2.1 billion. It's the second major acquisition for the serial entrepreneur …

Startups

Chinese Bitcoin Mining Firm Bitmain Made $3 to $4 Billion in Profits Last Year, Says Analyst

Bitmain, a privately held Chinese firm that manufactures Bitcoin mining hardware and runs its own mining operations, made $3 billion to $4 billion in …

Bitcoin

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The 3 Biggest Mistakes Leaders Make in Managing Their Brands

These basic blunders can cost you the success of your CEO brand.<p>According to one study from Burson-Marsteller, 48 percent of a company's reputation can be attributed to the standing of its CEO.<p>For better or worse, having an active CEO brand is no longer an option. And while there is a growing …

Public Relations

These Kids’ Books Are Written By Kids From Around The World

Rakonto is teaching kids critical thinking skills by making them the authors of their own children’s books.<p>A new children’s book has an unexpected author: a seventh-grader from rural India who, until earlier this year, hadn’t considered himself a storyteller. The book, now part of a project on …

Education

Apple updates Human Interface Guidelines w/ new details & tips for ARKit

Apple today has updated its Human Interface Guidelines for augmented reality to reflect the new features introduced in ARKit 1.5, which comes as part of iOS 11.3. The new guidelines cover things such as support for vertical surfaces, objects that are placed offscreen, and more.<p>First off, Apple …

List-Worthy

A beautiful new way to harness solar power https://t.co/3wpjFcTSy9

AI can predict when we'll die — here's why that's a good thing

A new algorithm could ease critically ill patients' final days.<p>Artificial intelligence is proving to be a revolutionary tool across many industries, but the technology is having a particularly big impact when it comes to healthcare. Researchers are using AI to combat the flu, by building improved …

Artificial Intelligence

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Tangent GC Hand Cream

<b>Words by</b> Laura Vanagaite <b><br>Published on</b> 1 February 2018 <b><br>Category</b> Package Design <b><br>Photography by</b> Patrik Lindell <b><br>Illustrations by</b> Syd Brak<br>The touch is the …

Graphic Design

How Intel creates its dazzling drone light shows

After its light-show drones made a big splash at last year's Super Bowl, the chipmaker decided to create even more of them.<p>After the lights went dark in the Monte Carlo resort's Park Theater, a buzzing army of 110 small drones with flickering red lights started to float up to the ceiling from …

Computer Science

Welcome to the workout of the future https://t.co/MhpsRr0R7n

Playing It Safe Helped This Busy Dad Build A Million-Dollar, One-Person Business

As a father of five, consultant Chad Patschke had every reason to stick with his corporate career advising companies that handle hazardous chemicals on how to avoid explosions and fires.<p>But Patschke yearned to tap his 25 years of experience to build a business of his own. “I got tired of driving to …

Entrepreneurship