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The 2015 Holiday Guide: how to plan your new year getaway

Photograph: Alamy<p>Beach at the village of Koufonisi, Cyclades, Greece.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2014/12/23/1419347361418/d06d06d7-d494-460f-9454-ea4c3b1c7417-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Alamy<p>Beach at the village of Koufonisi, Cyclades, …

From the fab Preston Bailey which always inspires us all! Happy Sunday to all-Photo credit by Lin & Jirsa Photography xo

If Your Cold Sales E-mail Didn't Get a Response, Make it Hot

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I receive many emails and reply to a few. On average, one out of fifty. I also manage email accounts of client websites filled with unnecessary software purchase offers, newsletters never subscribed to, SEO offers, social network updates, …

Five Ways To Keep Your Cool When Under Fire

When you most want to smash someone in the face or run out of the room, remember this irony. Cooling off someone else’s anger can be a way to actually bring that person closer. Warning: Don’t add fuel to the fire by suggesting that they calm down. Hint: “the opposite of anger is not calmness, it’s …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

21 Ways to Know You're Leading a Great Team

Here's a checklist to find out.<p>I've written frequently about the vitally mundane skill of effective team-based decision-making for those executive teams who truly want to scale their business.<p>The question I most frequently get asked is '<i>How can I tell--apart from waiting to see how years of</i> …

World Cup 2014 Predictions and Results

BSports Projections<p>Following the final drawing of World Cup 2014 participants last December, Bloomberg Sports assigned each national team a …

Bristol on two wheels

Route information<p><b>Length</b> 6.5 miles<p><b>Duration</b> 1.5 hours<p><b>Start/Finish</b> New Town Park, Bristol<p><b>Difficulty level</b> Easy to moderate<p><b>Terrain</b> Flat, road<p><b>Who's it good for?</b> Families with small children, a day out with friends or partners; anyone new to cycling<p><b>Map</b> OS or local map<p>Sails, ales and chocolate-bar …

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Get a tight stomach in just six weeks without doing a single crunch. This may be the easiest workout we've ever printed<p>Get ready to whip off your cover-up: This workout, created exclusively for <i>Women's Health</i> by Rachel Cosgrove, C.S.C.S., owner of Results Fitness in Newhall, California, combines …

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Twitter's Redesign Makes the Platform Ripe for Recruitment

The Society for Human Resource Management recently found that more than 75% of companies use social networking sites to recruit job candidates — and …

Dear Car Makers: Please Hire People Like This

The interfaces in modern cars are, with rare exception, awful.<p>It’s almost absurd, really. The car is one of the most expensive things that people buy for themselves. It’s massive. It’s got a power supply that lasts for days… and yet, it’s one of the least “smart” devices in our lives. A three-year …

Frog Chief Creative Officer Leaves To Start His Own UX Company

Mark Rolston is no longer chief creative officer at Frog. Instead, he’s building a design firm centered around the future of UX.<p>After 19 years at Frog–eight of which he was the chief creative officer–Mark Rolston has left the illustrious design firm to start a new, self-funded firm of his own …

The year ahead: ten amazing science and technology innovations coming up in 2014

From the world's largest underground hotel to Star Wars-style holographic communication, the coming year is set to unveil an array of incredible advances in science and technology<p><b>Beam yourself across the world</b><p>The growth in video communication has been exponential. Skype now boasts 300 million …

Europe's 10 Coziest Mountain Villages

As winter approaches, the first blankets of snow are falling on the great mountains of Europe and the continent's enchanting mountain towns are gearing up for a new season<p>As winter approaches, the first blankets of snow are falling on the great mountains of Europe and the continent's enchanting …

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Articles about 10 spectacular dream homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Paris, also known as "The City of Light", is a breathtaking city.<p>With streets lined with historical structures from multiple time periods—including Georgians, Edwardians, and neo-Gothics—London...<p>As cities grow denser, the popularity of infill development rises.<p>Industrial structures can be …

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Bublcam Is A 360º Camera That Can Stream Immersive, Spherical Video In Real-Time

Meet Bublcam: a 360 degree camera made by Canadian startup Bubl that lets you capture spherical panoramas of what’s going on around you — either as still photographs or spherical video that allows you to swipe around and explore the scene. The camera can even stream video in real-time over Wi-Fi, …

Welcome To The Unicorn Club: Learning From Billion-Dollar Startups

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Aileen Lee is founder of Cowboy Ventures, a seed-stage fund that backs entrepreneurs reinventing work and personal life through software. Previously, she joined Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers in 1999 and was also founding CEO of digital media company RMG Networks, backed by KPCB.</i> …

11 Or 12 Things I Learned About Life From Day Trading Millions Of Dollars

<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 him on Twitter @jaltucher. I was a day trader for many years and it almost killed me.</i><p>I was a day trader for many …

STARPATH: An Electricity-Free Alternative to Streetlights

UK-based company Pro-Teq has developed a spray-on solution to create a trail of illuminating stars aptly known as <i>STARPATH</i>. The innovative product boasts an anti-slip and water-resistant surface, not to mention an energy-free alternative to streetlights, that is ideal for pedestrians at night. It is …

Shara Senderoff’s Plan To Do Away With The Resume

The cofounder and CEO of Intern Sushi is using a multimedia approach to connect college students and companies.<p>When Shara Senderoff, CEO and cofounder of Intern Sushi, was a college sophomore, a hiring manager said there was no way she would land an internship with producer Scott Rudin.<p>She called …

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Founder Institute Says It Has Graduated More Than 1,000 Companies

Adeo Ressi, founder of the Founder Institute startup incubator, recently told me that FI has hit a big milestone — more than 1,000 (1,003 at the time of our conversation) companies have graduated from the program.<p>A mind-boggling number of incubators and accelerators have launched in the past few …

Start me up

TO SPAWN the next Facebook or Twitter, first launch a start-up contest. Promise the winner a sizeable equity investment, say £1m ($1.6m), and let …

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Samsung looks to take on Sonos with Shape M7 wireless speaker - Pocket-lint

Sonos has long ruled the wireless home speaker game, but Samsung is hoping it can change that. The South Korea-based company announced the Samsung …

As part of the Lego Landmark series, the United Nations Headquarters set recreates the New York seat of international diplomacy, from the Secretariat building to the General Assembly, and right on down to the Dag Hammarskjöld Library. http://f-st.co/DRmLG0o

Built to echo the romance of European citadels, these historic Canadian railway hotels recall a time when packing dozens of trunks and a butler or two was the only way to travel: http://bit.ly/18LxR4x Where in Canada do you dream of travelling to?

Twitter founder reveals secret formula for getting rich online

Ev Williams has figured out the internet.<p>That's what he told the gathered tech heads at the recent XOXO conference in Portland, Oregon, and while he …

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