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I tried to upgrade my sleep experience with lucid dreaming—here’s what happened

You know that feeling when you’re in the midst of an amazing dream—like, you and Michael B. Jordan are relaxing on the beach and he tells you…? Wait! …

Consciousness

Roku Is Becoming the Android of Streaming Media

Roku doesn't want to sell its set-top boxes, it wants its software in TVs.<p>Google started producing a television operating system based on its …

Televisions

T-Mobile is one step closer to launching its live TV service

In mid-December, T-Mobile took the mobile industry by storm when it announced that it'd be acquiring television provider Layer3 TV as part of a new …

T-Mobile

Amazon should buy CBS. Here’s why it would be a smart deal.

It’s about the NFL. Also, why tech should buy media.<p>CBS, home of broad-based hits like “NCIS” and “Big Bang Theory,” is exploring a tie-up with Viacom, which owns Nickelodeon, MTV and Comedy Central, as well as Paramount studios. Both are controlled by entrepreneur Shari Redstone, and while it …

Televisions

Cord-Cutters Are Ditching Cable TV For Streaming Faster Than Ever Before

The pay TV industry is in the midst of a huge change. Half a million pay TV customers cancelled their contracts in the last three months of 2017 …

Netflix tests gamification of children’s shows

Now you can earn patches for watching Trollsand Trollhunters<p>Netflix is testing out a new feature for children that lets them earn “patches” for watching episodes of certain shows. The new feature gamifies the streaming experience for kids, incentivizing them to watch particular shows that Netflix …

The (Long) List of Financial Documents You Should Keep

In this season of paper piles, bursting files and inscrutable tax forms arriving in the mail, tip your cap to one aspect of the new tax bill. If you’re among the millions of people who will no longer be itemizing your deductions next year, there may just be less mess in your future.<p>This is no …

Personal Finance

14 things successful people do on Sunday nights

20 Tools You Need To Succeed In 2018 | Inc.com

Over the course of two very different businesses (an agency and now a tech startup) I've trialled and/or purchased many tools that claim to make some form of my business easier. From accounting to customer service, here is a list of the best of the best in each category.<p><b>Accounting</b><p>If you are a …

Project Management

18 Uncomfortable Things You Need to Do If You Don’t Want to Regret 2018

When you look back on the past year, don’t think of the pain you felt. Think of the strength you gained, and appreciate how far you’ve come. You’ve …

Happiness

9 lessons about life I wish I'd known 30 years ago

At 57 years old, I'm able to look back and view my life in an utterly different light from when I was 40, 30 or 20. So much of what I believed was crucial to my success and happiness when I was in my 20s and 30s proved to be erroneous and misguided.<p>And most of those misguided notions were based on …

Tesla unveils the new Roadster

Tesla has unveiled a new Roadster, the new version of its original sports car. It’s the fastest production car ever made, according to Elon Musk, with speeds of just 1.9 seconds for 0 to 60 4.2 seconds for 0 to 100. It can handle a quarter-mile in 8.9 seconds.<p>“This is the base model,” Musk said, …

Tulip Retail Thinks It Can Save Brick-And-Mortar And Become A $100 Billion Business. Really.

Ali Asaria, a 37-year-old Canadian entrepreneur, says that despite what you may have read, brick-and-mortar retail is not dying. Asaria is CEO and founder of Tulip Retail, a four-year-old Toronto-based company that makes mobile apps for store salespeople. While many retailers have poured resources …

eCommerce

If You’re Too Busy For These 5 Things: Your Life Is More Off-Course Than You Think

Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off-course <i>90 percent</i> of flight time, most flights arrive in the correct destination at the …

Snapchat Ad Prices Are Tanking

The average price per ad on Snapchat fell 60% in the third quarter.<p><b>Snap</b> (NYSE:SNAP) decided to offer investors a closer glimpse at its advertising …

Advertising

The Silicon Valley Diet

Tech’s body obsession<p>Not very long ago, while en route to lunch in downtown <b>Palo Alto</b>, I bumped into my dour pal, Arthur. He’d lost so much weight I hardly recognized him. He looked like a walking snake or eel. His eyeballs, which protruded slightly, were the only round things on him. My first …

Silicon Valley

These Are the 61 Best Documentaries of All Time

What makes a documentary “important”? What makes it worth referencing, or remembering, or even watching in the first place? Why, in this time of seemingly perpetual sociopolitical strife, would we veer away from the vaunted, glorious escapism of big feature films and go see something small and …

Bill Clinton

How I Take Advantage of My ADHD With Hyperfocus

Hyperfocus is a common but little-known asset of ADHD. It is the ability to focus intensely on something for hours or days at a time.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Adapted from</i> Faster Than Normal: Turbocharge Your Focus, Productivity, and Success with the Secrets of …

Time Management

Stop Beginning Your Speeches with 'Good Morning and Thank You' and Start With This Instead | Inc.com

Every presentation is an opportunity to make an impression. You can either use your pitch to build credibility, engagement and buy-in, or blow the chance to share your story in a way that sells.<p>No matter how compelling your message is, if you don't capture your audience's attention in the first …

Public Speaking

Eight Gmail add-ons you didn’t know you needed

Upgrade your inbox.<p>Gmail is one of the strongest email clients currently available. But you won't unlock its true potential until you start installing some of its add-ons: free third-party plug-ins that integrate neatly into the Gmail interface and help you do more with your messages. And with the …

Apps

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How Blockchain Tech Will Disrupt Influencer Marketing

October 28, 2017 · 12:00 pm<p><b>Blockchain technology is changing the way we do business as its speed, security, and ever-expanding use cases are making</b> …

Public Relations

10 Success lessons from Napoleon Hill – “Rich Man, Poor Man” for entrepreneurs

Share119<p>Tweet<p>Share231<p>+17<p>Shares 357<p>Napoleon Hill was an American author in the area of the new thought movement who was one of the earliest producers …

Motivation

10 Brain Hacks of the Most Mentally Focused People

Here's a big hint: Don't multitask.<p>Ever have a day like this? One minute you're prepping for your next status meeting. The next, an urgent email pops up and you begin replying--and before you can hit send a co-worker alarms you with an instant message demanding your immediate attention to put out a …

How Anger Was the Secret to Lifting My Lingering Divorce Depression

My grief recovery from the divorce has had the expected cycles of ups and downs but it's been 3 years post divorce and I was tired of the lingering sadness and depression over the loss of the marriage, the last 2 years of which, had become emotionally abusive. It left me feeling so broken, rejected …

Anger Management

WHY DOES IT TAKE SO LONG TO GET OVER A NARCISSIST OR PSYCHOPATH?

by<b> Peace</b> <br>This topic comes from the Psychopath Free: Recovering from Emotionally Abusive Relationships With Narcissists, Sociopaths, & Other Toxic …

An Oxford philosopher explains what it feels like to take a “true” smart drug

<i>One in five academics surveyed by the journal Nature in 2008 admitted to using cognitive enhancers. Anders Sandberg, a philosopher at the Future of Humanity Institute at the Oxford University, is among them. We asked him about his modafinil use.</i><p><b>Where do you get your supply of modafinil?</b><p>I order it …

Oxford University

Want to Be a Mentally Tough Leader? Develop These 6 Habits | Inc.com

Mentally strong individuals are also some of the best leaders. Not because of a specific style, but because the traits of a mentally strong individual are transferable across multiple spectrums of life.<p>When it comes to leadership, it can be executed through a multitude of models and styles.<p>With …

Leadership

10 'bad' habits that are actually signs you're smarter than you think

Here's the thing about bad habits.<p>Many of them can hurt you when taken to the extreme. But in small doses, those same "bad" habits can be part of a …

Psychology

How to Be the Most Interesting Person in Any Conversation, According to Science | Inc.com

Caroline Webb, the renowned economist, leadership coach, and author of <i>How to Have a Good Day,</i> has helped hundreds of organizations be more effective through behavioral economics, psychology, and neuroscience.<p>In a recent interview with award-winning podcaster David Burkus, she gave some keen …

George Mason