Vaibhav Jain

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Venture capitalists make a big deal over education

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Phone App Might Predict Manic Episodes In Bipolar Disorder

There are smartphone apps for monitoring your diet, your drugs, even your heart. And now a Michigan psychiatrist is developing an app he hopes doctors will someday use to predict when a manic episode is imminent in patients with bipolar disorder.<p>People with the disorder alternate between crushing …

Watch Out For Saas Startups in Asia

<i>Pieter Walraven is the co-founder of Pie, a Singapore-based SaaS startup.</i><p>As an Asia-based SaaS business founder, I’ve lost count of how many times I’ve been asked: “Why did you base your startup in Asia, and not the US?”<p>Have you visited TNW's hype-free blockchain and cryptocurrency news site …

How To Get An MBA From Eminem

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>James Altucher is an investor, programmer, author, and several-times entrepreneur. His latest book is “Choose Yourself!”</i> <i>(foreword by Dick Costolo, CEO of Twitter). Follow James on Twitter @jaltucher.</i><p>In 2002 I was driving to a hedge fund manager’s house to hopefully raise money from …

U.S. Entrepreneurship Hits Record High

A report issued last week by Babson and Baruch Colleges points to an exciting trend in the U.S. economy: The percentage of adults involved in startups in 2012 hit 13%–a record high since Babson began tracking entrepreneurship rates in 1999.<p>Better yet, the vast majority of these folks started …

Eating Peppers Might Help Prevent Parkinson’s

Here, seven ways to add the disease-fighting veggie to your diet<p>Here, seven ways to add the disease-fighting veggie to your diet<p>What if keeping your nervous system healthy—and functioning properly—was as easy as tweaking your lunch? A new study suggests that this might be the case: Eating more …

10 Ways to Defend Yourself Against Negativity

<b>Don’t take other people’s negativity personally.</b> Most negative people behave negatively not just to you, but to everyone they interact with. What …

10 Lies You Will Hear Before You Pursue Your Dreams

Unfortunately, just before you take your first step on the righteous journey to pursue your dreams, people around you, even the ones who deeply care …

8 Tips To Get the Most Out of Your Investors and Board

Rob Bailey is the CEO of DataSift. He wrote a post this long weekend on how he manages the board of DataSift.<p>More importantly if you don’t know …

Win-Win NegotiationFinding Solutions That Work for Everyone

© GettyImages<br>ElleAbramowich<p>Learn how to improve your negotiation skills and reach mutually acceptable compromises.<p>Do you dread entering a …

100 Websites You Should Know and Use (updated!)

In the spring of 2007, Julius Wiedemann, editor in charge at Taschen GmbH, gave a legendary TED University talk: an ultra-fast-moving ride through …