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How to Make Popular Cocktails | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Mike Hagan, a bartender and a recent feature in our So You Want My Job series.</i><p>There’s been a trend lately to …

Advice for Contacting Busy People | The Art of Manliness

Let’s get straight to the point, shall we?<p>Busy people can be incredibly difficult to connect with.<p>You know the drill. You send an email, then you …

Self-improvement

A Man's Guide to the Scarf | The Art of Manliness

Most men’s scarves are approximately 10 inches wide, 70 inches long, and made from either a solid or patterned cut of cloth designed to wrap around …

This is why you should make your own fresh mozzarella. And how.

<i>The second in a monthly series<br>on do-it-yourself food preparation.</i><p>Pizza night in our house is full-on DIY. Homemade pizza dough and sauce from summer’s canned tomatoes, sure; that’s de rigeur. But homemade mozzarella? Oh, yes. Quite simply, it’s a revelation.<p>Mozzarella is entry-level cheesemaking: …

Mozzarella

7 Habits of Remarkably Successful Startup Entrepreneurs | Inc.com

On the surface, successful entrepreneurs seem to be the same as everyone else.<p>But look closely and you'll see that in a few ways they are very, very different--and so is how they start and run their businesses.<p>1. They always prefer action to thinking.<p>A detailed plan is great, but stuff happens, and …

Business Strategy

26 enterprise startups to bet your career on in 2015

These are companies with great technology, great leadership, massive investor backing, or tons of partnerships and industry attention. Or all the above.<p>Enterprise has become a hot area for startups in the last year or two. We actually had difficulty narrowing our list down to these select few.

Startups

11 Exercises That Will Strengthen Your Attention and Concentration | The Art of Manliness

In this series on mastering your attention, we have emphasized the fact that attention is not just the ability to focus on a single task without …

15 Successful Entrepreneurs Share The Most Important Lesson They Learned In Their 20s

Mistakes are unavoidable, but the truly successful learn from these setbacks and move on all the wiser.<p>We asked entrepreneurs, including billionaire "Shark Tank" investor Mark Cuban and the cofounders of popular retailer Warby Parker, to share the most important lesson they learned in their 20s.

Entrepreneurship

10 Bad Habits That Are Killing Your Productivity

Here are 10 things you should stop doing right now:<p><b>1. Impulsive web browsing:</b> Since most of us work with access to the internet, it's easy to get side-tracked looking up the answer to a random question that just popped into your head.<p>That's why Quora user Suresh Rathinam recommends writing down …

Time Management

The Internet of Things: Moving Beyond the Hype

We recently wrapped up a spectacular Internet of Things World Forum 2014 (IoTWF) in Chicago. By reviewing the highlights, it’s clear that the Internet of Things is here, it’s now… it’s big, and it’s bold. And by all accounts, IoT is advancing multiple times faster than any other technology movement …

The Five Most Disruptive Innovations at CES 2014

The launch this week of our Big Bang Disruption book added significant urgency to our annual search for the biggest disruptors at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.<p>After all, the book’s principal argument is that continued exponential improvements in price and performance of …

A Second Act For The Internet Of Things

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>David Hirsch is co-founder and partner of Metamorphic Ventures, an early-stage venture capital firm headquarterd in New York City. Prior to Metamorphic, he spent eight years at Google where he was on the founding team that launched Google’s advertising monetization strategy and</i> …

Is your data centre prepared for the internet of everything?

In the IT world change is a given. But how to do you manage an environment that never stays the same? Evolving disruptive technologies are exciting …

Hadoop gets more versatile, but data is still king

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Alexandr Dubovitskiy / Thinkstock<p>Hadoop, the open source big-data framework, has gradually evolved from being a shiny …

How mobile developer Wooga creates massive hits from the misses

SAN FRANCISCO — In order to create a hit, you have to kill a game. Or dozens of games, according to Jens Begemman, the CEO and founder of Berlin-based mobile game developer Wooga. In a talk at GamesBeat 2014, Begemman revealed how he and his team learned to embrace killing a project, even good …

Everything You Need to Know to Host a Webinar

<i>This post originally appeared on the Mention blog.</i><p>A few months ago, I held a Yabbly AMA about how and why we use webinars at Mention. For the uninitiated, webinars are online seminars or master classes designed to educate around a clear and concise topic.<p>Generally around 30-40 minutes, these live …

30 Actionable Tips About Influencer Marketing

<i>Barry Feldman is a content marketing consultant, copywriter, social media advisor and more. This post originally appeared on his blog at Feldman Creative.</i><p>We all want to be influential.<p>So our conversations often become about influencer marketing—you know, the fine art of getting big kahunas in your …

Community Health Systems' data breach will likely be the first of many in health care

Data breaches at health care systems are on the rise, experts say, and these will become more common in the coming years as more patient data goes digital.<p>Community Health Systems, a large health care group that has 206 hospitals in 29 states, said Monday that a cyberattack originating in China …

Charting the ‘Hype Cycle’: Internet of Things, Wearables, 3D Printing at the ‘peak of inflated expectations’

Here at GeekWire we spend a lot of time covering cool innovations, but even we get tired of the hype that sometimes builds up around certain …

Consolidation wave grows as Dutch mobile game marketer iQU buys HoneyTracks analytics startup

The Dutch digital-game marketing firm iQU has acquired game analytics firm HoneyTracks as part of a growing industry consolidation. The deal will help iQU serve game developers and publishers with real-time information that helps them make money in mobile and online gaming.<p>Acquisitions in the …

Apple and HP Discussed 'Enterprise Siri' Search Product Ahead of Apple's IBM Deal

Before announcing an enterprise partnership with IBM, Apple reportedly had discussions with Hewlett-Packard over a mobile search product nicknamed "Enterprise Siri." Detailed in a report from <i>The Information</i> (via <i>BusinessInsider</i>), "Enterprise Siri" is an HP product designed to allow employees to ask …

Trippy Video Produces Hallucinogenic Effects

In 2012, ScienceForum created a trippy video of optical illusions designed to produce natural hallucinogenic effects after viewing. I can attest that …

9 Body Hacks That Will Make Your Life Better

So long, brain freeze!

Overcoats For Men: A Comprehensive Guide | The Art of Manliness

You probably want to be taken seriously, get good service at a restaurant, and make a good first impression when you meet a business partner.<p>Fleece …

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