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The Pain of Loving Old Dogs

NASHVILLE — It’s 2 in the morning, and it has just started to rain. It’s a gentle rain, with no threat of high winds or lightning. I know this without having to get up to peer into the dark night or put on my glasses to check the weather app on my phone. I know the facts of this meteorological …

Pets

35 Amazing Real World Examples Of How Blockchain Is Changing Our World

It’s quickly becoming apparent that blockchain technology is about far more than just Bitcoin. Across finance, healthcare, media, government and other sectors, innovative uses are appearing every day.<p>Here is a list of 35 which I have come across. While some may fail to live up to their promises, …

Blockchain

Ethereum vs Bitcoin: Could Ethereum Overtake Bitcoin Once Cryptocurrency Hits Wall Street?

19<p>28<p>Shares 47<p>Last updated on May 7th, 2018 at 03:32 pm<p><b>Bitcoin has exploded in value over the last year, making gains of around 1000%. While Bitcoin</b> …

OptionPlan

Index Ventures OptionPlan beta<p>Entrepreneurs know how important stock options are for hiring and retaining the best talent. But to create an effective …

Tokyo Is Preparing for Floods ‘Beyond Anything We’ve Seen’

KASUKABE, Japan — The cavernous underground cisterns here north of Tokyo could hold the Statue of Liberty, a scale that underscores the site’s immense task: protecting the world’s most populous metropolis from flooding.<p>Linked by tunnels that divert water away from the region’s most vulnerable …

Japan

Does Blockchain Have A Place In Healthcare?

<b>The blockchain concept is still widely misunderstood</b><p>Blockchain technology is making headlines everywhere. If you have recently attended any tech events it is highly likely that you came out of them having heard just that bit more about it. Everybody is talking about blockchain–from the President of …

Blockchain

Inverted Pyramid House

Balancing on a rural hillside in the Spanish region of Matarraña, the Inverted Pyramid House seems to defy the laws of gravity. Like the exterior, …

Five Energizing Green Juice Recipes

<i>By Rebecca Parsons</i><p>In case you missed the memo, green juices are all the rage these days. And for good reason too--they're packed full of vitamins, …

What It’s Like When Pro Phishers Assail Your Inbox

On a typical morning I have about 30 new emails in my personal inbox, and 40 in my work account. You know how it is. I archive what I don't want, …

Hackers Find ‘Ideal Testing Ground’ for Attacks: Developing Countries

SAN FRANCISCO — The attack had the hallmarks of something researchers had dreaded for years: malicious software using artificial intelligence that could lead to a new digital arms race in which A.I.-driven defenses battled A.I.-driven offenses while humans watched from the sidelines.<p>But what was …

Cybersecurity

The most forward-thinking, future-proof college in America teaches every student the exact same stuff

<i>College is supposed to help young people prepare for the future. But as headlines warn that automation and technology may change—or end—work as we know it, parents, students, and universities are grappling with a new question: How do you educate a new generation for a world we can’t even imagine?</i><p>A …

College & University

Sweden’s gender-neutral preschools produce kids who are more likely to succeed

Inside a handful of public kindergartens in Sweden, toys are never divided into traditional gender camps. Dolls and baby strollers mingle freely with cars and wooden blocks. In posters, dump trucks haul around beaded jewelry, a bionic robot wears a tutu, and it’s not a female or male Barbie who …

Gender-Neutral

'I Want To Expose Google's Mistakes': The Russian Hacker Blamed For A Big Android Fraud Problem

Google’s proud of its track record in protecting more than one billion Android phones and tablets from malevolent hackers. But in the last 12 months, it’s been dealt a few blows, including the biggest ad fraud to ever hit its mobile operating system and the most significant single theft of Google …

Bob Marley

Study: Students will trade their friends’ privacy for free pizza

Want to hack your way into someone’s network? Just offer their BFF some free pizza.<p>98-percent of students gave away their friends’ emails when promised free pizza, according to a recent study conducted by Massachusetts Institute of Technology.<p>74-percent of Americans have stated that it’s “very …

Privacy

Fortune favours the brave

<b>Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future.</b> By Ashlee Vance. <i>Ecco Press; 400 pages; $28.99. Virgin Books; £20.</i><p><b>Get our daily</b> …

Elon Musk

Meet The E-Commerce Expert Who Doesn't Believe in E-Commerce Stores

Average Order Value is the game changer<p>Tanner Larsson is a serial entrepreneur who has spent decades making a name for himself in the e-commerce space. So it might come as a surprise to learn that this e-commerce expert believes e-commerce stores shouldn't exist.<p>If Larsson wasn't so successful, it …

eCommerce

$25 oil is coming, and a new world order along with it, think tanks says

The world as we know<p>it,will be no longer. The balance of power on a global scale will shift. All in the next decade.<p>Sounds dramatic right? But …

How To Get 250,000 Real Facebook Followers In Under A Month

Okay, before we get started, I want to differentiate between purchased followers and real followers on Facebook. You can do any type of Google search and find hundreds of websites that will have their robot and spam account followers go and like your facebook page in just a few hours. And if you do …

Social Media

This 3-Step Formula Will Help You Define Your Story, Stand Out on Social Media, and Find Your 'One Thing'

No one said standing out on social media is easy, but these 3 things will give any entrepreneur the competitive advantage.<p>As an entrepreneur, if you want to stand out online, you need to earn the attention of your audience. And in a world that moves at a lightning pace, you have seconds in which to …

Public Relations

7 Future Blue-Chip Stocks You Need to Buy

Over the years, I’ve had my share of investing ups and downs. In that time, I’ve come to learn that I’m good at one kind of investing: finding future …

Investing

12 Podcasts That Will Make You a Better Leader

Leadership is unlocking people's potential to become better.<p>Podcasts continue to grow in popularity as a convenient way to stay on top of all kinds of topics. As a result, the field is becoming steadily more crowded--a recent check of iTunes showed more than 100 podcasts with the word <i>leadership</i> in …

Self-improvement

The First Thing You Should Do Before You Pick Out an Outfit

<i>When she’s not working with big names like Lupita Nyong’o, Jennifer Hudson, and Hilary Swank, celebrity stylist</i> <i>Micaela Erlanger</i> <i>also divulges her</i> …

What's The Secret To Success? Ingratiate Yourself With People Of Great Wealth

As the CEO of a rapidly growing fintech company and a frequent contributor to Forbes, I get asked to do a lot of media interviews.<p>The same questions seem to pop up time and time again, but during a recent interview, I was asked a question I had never encountered before.<p>The interviewer asked, “What …

Self-improvement

A Dozen Lessons about Minimum Viable Products

• <b>“It’s only cheap to build 2-3 person companies with sweat equity. The minute you start paying engineers you will realize it is quite expensive.” Bill</b> …

How to Win More Customers and Influence People in Your Business

Are you and your team an invisible and mechanical part of your business, or are you the key customer influencers that sets your business apart?<p>The most powerful way to grow your business and your career these days is to become a visible influencer in your domain. People follow influencers on social …

Customers

5 Most Popular Frameworks for Mobile Development

Mobile app development is currently at its peak, with a lot of developers jumping on the bandwagon to cash in on this lucrative field. However, the …

How to make your kid good at anything, according to a world expert on peak performance

K. Anders Ericsson has spent 30 years studying people who are exceptional at what they do, and trying to figure out how they got to be so good. His conclusion: in most cases, talent doesn’t matter—practice does.<p>The practice he advocates is not hitting 100,000 golf balls or spending 10,000 hours …

Self-improvement

Industry 4.0 – Building the IIoT ecosystem the right way

Is Industry 4.0 just another buzz term that’s being hyped up by technology vendors with the aim of selling more products, or a legitimate trend that will transform sectors such as manufacturing in the months and years to come?<p>The evidence points to the latter. Industry 4.0, also referred to as the …

This 5-Step Method Will Tell You If Your Product Solves a Real Human Need

How design thinking can deliver on its promise to deliver better products to customers.<p>Design has quickly evolved from an aesthetic choice to becoming a revolutionary way to differentiate companies. Design thinking is now a proven approach to solving problems and producing innovations with a wide …

Design