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Best-dressed at the Venice Film Festival 2015

From Alicia Vikander in Louis Vuitton to Amber Heard in Alexander McQueen and Dakota Johnson in Marc Jacobs, take a look at the best-dressed red …

The Most Effective Strategies for Attracting Customers | Inc.com

The age of low-value, high-noise marketing has ended. With 198 million people blocking ads outright, consumers have demonstrated they’re fed up with bullhorn marketing.<p>Is there still a holistic marketing strategy that incorporates an effective blend of inbound and outbound tactics? Fractl and Moz …

Marketing

How to Implement a Killer Online-Marketing Strategy for $15 a Week

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When I meet with different business owners, entrepreneurs and marketing executives, I am consistently asked a similar question.<p>“Jason, how can I can generate the most leads at the lowest price point?”<p>There is nothing more frustrating for …

Marketing

9 Awesome Places To Visit This Fall

We've got some good news and some bad news. Bad news first? Beach season is finito. Now for the bright side: America is darn beautiful in autumn. Here, nine places to put on your fall vacation list.<p><b>Best Sweater Weather: Portland, Maine</b><p>Break out your L.L. Bean cable-knit and head to this coastal New …

New England

The world is running out of water

In March 2002, NASA launched twin satellites most people have never heard of. They are called GRACE, for gravity recovery and climate experiment. By bouncing signals back and forth between them and the ground, they measure the gravitational field at various points on Earth, which can be uneven.<p>They …

Water

The 10 Things In Advertising You Need To Know Today

<b>1. English football's FA Cup went into its fourth round this weekend without a sponsor.</b> Sponsorship experts told us it's because the "magic of the cup" has worn off.<p><b>2. We spoke to actor Danny Trejo about how Snickers convinced him to star in its Super Bowl ad.</b> In a teaser video, he plays Marcia …

Advertising

Passion, Freedom and Impact: The 3 Ingredients of Business Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>More than 10 years ago I founded my then “small” business that today has more than 600 employees and tens of thousands of customers around the globe. I talk to small-business owners every day, and while they all come from different …

Small Business

GOOGLE CHAIRMAN: ‘The Internet Will Disappear’

"I will answer very simply that the internet will disappear," Schmidt replied.<p>"There will be so many IP addresses … so many devices, sensors, things that you are wearing, things that you are interacting with that you won't even sense it. It will be part of your presence all the time. Imagine you …

Internet of Things

One Of Google's Earliest Android Employees Explains Where It Loses To The iPhone

As of Q3 2014, Android owned more than 80% of the smartphone market around the world, but that's split between the dozens of different companies that produce Android phones. About 12% of devices around the world run on iOS, but that money goes straight back to Apple.<p>There's no clear answer as to …

Business Development

Opportunity to See Huge Asteroid Flyby Earth on Monday

Asteroids are minor planets of the inner Solar System. Described as small, airless “rocky worlds” orbiting our Sun, the mass of all discovered …

Asteroids

Where did all the sardines go?

Pacific sardines are suffering their worst population crash in decades, and the fallout could be catastrophic<p>The Galapagos archipelago, a breathtakingly beautiful cluster of 19 islands and more than 100 rocks and islets off the coast of mainland Ecuador, was designated a United Nations World …

Conservation

How Men And Women Process Emotions Differently

Are women "wired" to be more emotional? Not exactly -- but new research provides more evidence that the male and female brain may have very different ways of processing emotion.<p>Previous research has shown that women generally experience higher levels of emotional stimulation than men. Now, a new …

Gender

Sell! Sell! Why The S&P 500 Will Halve In 2016

If you thought a low oil price was set to inspire a period of revived consumer spending and galvanized global growth, there is an alternative view you should know about. A report out today calls the impending end of the US business cycle, followed by a 50% drop in the S&P500 to 1,100 by March 2016 …

Stock Markets

Some Guy in Omaha Is Building a Warp Drive

And there is other big science news, too. Get ready to feel small.<p><b>This week is the perfect time</b> to take stock of your personal achievements from the past year. Did you lose those 10 pounds? Get that new job? Finish that screenplay? Effectively bend the fabric of space?<p>That's exactly what David …

Physics

The World In Transition

The way people think about the world will undergo a radical change in 2015, as assumptions that have held steady for years are overturned. In the economy and technology, especially, the year will bring a series of statistical landmarks.<p>The most remarkable shifts are geo-economic. America will …

Queen Elizabeth II

12 Pivotal Lessons Steve Jobs Taught Guy Kawasaki | Inc.com

Guy Kawasaki is well known for his support of innovation and entrepreneurship, having been an early employee of Apple, then going on to start, advise, and assist a number of successful technology companies.<p>He also claims to be one of the only people to work for Steve Jobs twice and survive. He …

Entrepreneurship

Amazon Has A Risky Grocery Strategy To Take Down Wal-Mart

The company believes it can draw in more customers by becoming a go-to for household items, groceries, and pet supplies, reports Siri Srinivas at The Guardian.<p>If the strategy works, it could lead to customers who buy more frequently than those seeking electronics or furniture on the e-commerce site.<p>…

Walmart

Supreme Court of Canada ruling makes honesty the law for businesses

Lying in business will be a lot more expensive after a Supreme Court of Canada ruling that establishes a ground-breaking new doctrine in contract law.<p>"The tide has come in," said veteran Toronto litigator Paul Pape, who frequently represents shareholders and other parties against businesses in …

See the first shots from the Rosetta mission’s successful comet landing

The Rosetta mission, the combined effort by European Space Agency and NASA to land a spacecraft on a comet, has so far been a resounding success.<p>The decade-long journey to Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko culminated 317 million miles from Earth just after 11:00 a.m EST on Wednesday, when the Philae …

Space

Tip Sheet: How to Hack Sleep | Inc.com

The ability to get by on little sleep is frequently seen as a badge of honor in the business world. Entrepreneurs, in particular, often sacrifice sleep for the sake of their companies. In a recent survey of Inc. 500 CEOs, 48 percent said they sleep six or fewer hours a night, and 85 percent work 10 …

Stanford University

Why middle-aged entrepreneurs will be critical to the next trillion-dollar business

Steve Jobs was 52 when he announced the iPhone. That was in 2007. Years later, the Apple cofounder introduced the MacBook Air, App Store, and iPad. Tim Cook, who was 51 when he took over from Jobs, is building on his legacy. They both shattered a myth that the young rule the technology …

Hungry? You Might Make Better Decisions, Study Finds

Have a hunger to be a better decision maker? Then stay hungry, my friends. Researchers have found that being hungry leads people to make better choices, according to a study published in PLOS ONE.<p>All study participants fasted overnight, but one group was fed breakfast immediately when they arrived …

Psychology

Will Virgin SpaceShipTwo crash set back space tourism?

<b>The significance of Friday's flight had been signalled for some weeks.</b><p>Virgin Galactic executives had let it be known that they were about to initiate a series of test outings that they hoped would finally lead them into commercial service after years of delay.<p>SpaceShipTwo had previously fired its …

Space Travel

Foreign Office issues worldwide terrorism warning for British tourists

British holidaymakers travelling anywhere in the world have been told to be vigilant as they are at risk of being attacked by Islamist terrorists.<p>The Foreign Office on Friday night issued a worldwide travel warning, saying tourists were at a risk of attack as a result of Britain’s intervention in …

Terrorism

Operator deliberately destroyed rocket

<b>(CNN) —</b> The unmanned Antares rocket that exploded off the coast of Virginia was deliberately destroyed after it became apparent there was a problem, a spokesman for Orbital Sciences Corporation said Thursday.<p>The flight termination system was engaged, Barron Beneski, vice president of corporate …

3 Tips to Melt Your Muffin Top in Weeks

These three tricks are simple and obvious—and if you stick with them, they'll work just as well as any diet out there (if not better)<p>Thinkstock<p><b>Be a Dairy Queen</b><br>In an <i>International Journal of Obesity</i> study, dieters who had three servings of fat-free yogurt a day for 12 weeks lost more fat around their …

The Bad Habit 77 Percent of Women Need to Break

And here's the really bad news: It's actually contagious, says Lombardo. (Just think of the scene in <i>Mean Girls</i> where they hit the mirror and hate on everything from their pores to their nail beds.) When a friend is dissing her outfit, most of us instinctively fire back with something we don't like …

Do You Sweat More Than Normal?

That's pretty darn sweaty—and chances are you sweat even more than the average lass. Why? One study published in <i>Experimental Physiology</i> found that fit women sweat much more than their unfit counterparts. And despite the pit stains, that's actually a <i>great</i> thing.<p>The sweat-fitness connection: During …