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Cool Things: The Museum of Failure in Helsingborg, Sweden

Here’s one completely out of left field. However, believe it or not, there is actually a strong Apple connection. Smithsonian.com ran a piece last weekend on a very unique museum in Helsingborg, Sweden dedicated to memorializing notable failed products. The museum is the brainchild of Samuel West, …

Oh Good, MIT Made an AI Nightmare Machine

If Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking’s foreboding pronouncements about the dangers of Artificial Intelligence don’t have you spooked enough, MIT has …

Successful Companies Don’t Adapt, They Prepare

In 1960, Harvard professor Theodore Levitt published a landmark paper in <i>Harvard Business Review</i> that urged executives to adapt by asking themselves, “What business are we really in?” He offered the both the railroad companies and Hollywood studios as examples of industries that failed to adapt …

Last Yahoo CEO standing: Here’s Marissa Mayer’s letter to employees on the sale

She says she’s staying, but sources said it will only be until the deal is officially completed.<p>CEO Marissa Mayer is trying mightily to put a shiny, happy face on a deal that will effectively be taking away her job and washing away her efforts to turn around Yahoo as what has turned out to be its …

Google's underwater internet cable connecting US and Japan is about to go live

Back in 2014, Google became one of several companies investing in a $300 million underwater internet cable linking the West Coast of the US to Japan. On Thursday, that cable is going live.<p>Nicknamed "Faster," the 9,000-kilometer (5,600-mile) cable will connect Oregon to the coastal Japanese cities …

Millions of Android Devices Were Infected by a Chinese Advertising Firm

In case you needed a reminder that hacking is big business: a group of cybercriminals operating as part of a Chinese advertising firm, has been …

What 25 Years and $200 Million in Financing Taught Me

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I like to think of myself as a young man, but I guess I have a full head of grey hair now. I’ve run three different tech startups, a public company for seven years, raised a lot of money and bought and sold a number of companies. I’ve …

Venture Capital

U.S. Government Study Links Cellphone Radiation With Cancer (In Rats)

A two-and-a-half-year study carried out by U.S. federal agencies points to a link between cellphone radiation and heart and brain tumors—at least, in …

Your Move, Apple

It feels like it’s 2001. Tons of companies had released tons of MP3 players, and they all sucked. The iPod was just months away.<p>But it’s 2016, and …

Flow is a new automation tool just like IFTTT - but Microsoft made it - Pocket-lint

Microsoft made an IFTTT-like tool. Unfortunately, it's not quite ready to debut.<p>IFTTT, also known as If This Then That, is a popular tool that allows …

Apple Loop: Frustrating iPhone 7 Leaks, Disappointing iPhone SE Sales, Apple's Annoying Habits

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes Apple’s quarterly results, why the iPhone 7 is not impressive, hints of an iPhone 7 Pro, Apple’s gamble to delay new smartphone technology, details on sales of the iPhone SE, iOS’ market share numbers, the …

10 Shockingly Simple Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs

Ever wondered why some people seem to have it all - success, happiness, money, love - and other people seem to lean into the struggle every single day? It's not just luck. They have habits that are different from everyone else, and they put those habits into regular practice.<p>The best part is, these …

How to Mentally Prepare for a Difficult Conversation

Your colleague sent you a passive-aggressive email and you want to sit down and address it face to face. Or perhaps you’ve got some tough feedback you need to give to a coworker. Or maybe you’ve decided to discuss some growing tension on your team with your boss. When you’ve resolved to talk …

The five most important charts from the Panama Papers leaks

It’s being described as the “biggest leak in history.” Over 11 million confidential documents were released from the Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca, which has been described as the world’s fourth-largest provider of offshore services.<p>The documents were obtained by an anonymous source who …

Corruption

The 11 minute guide to a bulletproof UX strategy

The heart of great UX strategy lies in thorough research. Unfortunately, UX research is usually a mess.<p>If you’re an outsider, you’re still getting to know everyone involved in the project at the same time you’re navigating which research activities to take on. If you’re an insider, it can be the …

UX Design

The 80/20 Rule And How It Can Change Your Life

What is the 80/20 Rule and could it actually make 80% of your work disappear?<p>If you’ve studied business or economics, you’re well familiar with the power of the Pareto Principle.<p><b>The Man Behind The Concept</b><p>Vilfredo Federico Damaso Pareto was born in Italy in 1848. He would go on to become an …

Time Management

Leaked benchmarks suggest Google is trying to reinvent the tablet

Last month a massive, 13.8-inch tablet from the search giant showed up in GFXBench's database.<p>The benchmarker has been a reliable source of device leaks in recent years. In 2015, the Nexus 6P and LGG4 showed up in its database weeks before they were formally unveiled.<p>According to GFXBench, the …

Operating Systems

Interior Design Close To Nature: Rich Wood Themes And Indoor Vertical Gardens

• 1 |<br>• Visualizer: hitman317<p>First up is a unique space from a designer who goes by the handle hitman317.<p>2 |<p>By including greenery throughout this modern …