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15 TED Talks That Will Change Your Life

Feel like getting inspired, motivated or just looking for a feel-good cry? Then look no further. There's no better way to start your day than with a …

TED SPEAKER AND CEO: Don't Fall Behind Early, Leverage Your Strengths From The Start

"I think early on...we were two people, getting overwhelmed when we were taking off. What we needed was bodies. We were very willing to get anyone and put them in any role," Bayer said.<p>"It took us a while to learn that, 'hey, you're really good in sales. why are you washing trays outside of the …

TED Talks

There’s still time to start a company: the average successful founder is 40

<i>This originally appeared on LinkedIn. You can follow Vivek Wadhwa here</i><p>I was 33 years of age when I became an entrepreneur. I had developed a revolutionary technology at NY-based investment bank First Boston that IBM offered to invest $20 million in—provided that we spun this off into a new company. …

Nexus 7 finds Apple napping

Google has beat Apple at its own Retina-display-thumping game. Meet the Nexus 7, the eye-popping 323-pixels-per-inch wonder.<p>It is, in a way, the (rumored) iPad Mini Retina wrapped in Android 4.3.<p>Here's the deal: If you can find most of the apps you need on Google's Play Store and would like a small …

Top 10 Royal Fragrances - Ape to Gentleman

Perfumes are an ancient royal perquisite. The Priest-Kings of the great ancient civilisations were probably the first humans to fragrance their …

The End Of The Chinese Economic Miracle

<i>By George Friedman, Founder and Chairman of Stratfor, a geopolitical intelligence firm</i><p>Major shifts underway in the Chinese economy that Stratfor has forecast and discussed for years have now drawn the attention of the mainstream media. Many have asked when China would find itself in an economic …

9 Things You Need to Do When Your Email is Hacked

For many people, the first sign that their email has been hacked comes when a friend shoots them a text or an email saying, "Hey there. Uh… I think …

TEDx Talks Given By Teens That Will Completely Inspire You (VIDEO)

When Chelsea Clinton hosted a TEDxTeen event this past March, she talked about the amazing things Gen Y is accomplishing.<p>“I think [there] is a big misconception that people who are younger are more apathetic or more disinterested or more tuned out. That’s just not true," she told The Huffington …

If The Sun Went Out, How Long Could Life On Earth Survive?

Don't worry, you'll have time to post your goodbye selfies to Facebook.<p>If you put a steamy cup of coffee in the refrigerator, it wouldn't immediately turn cold. Likewise, if the sun simply "turned off" (which is actually physically impossible), the Earth would stay warm—at least compared with the …

10 Best Places to See From Above

For the ultimate bird's eye view of your destination there's no more thrilling way to get your bearings than zooming over the landscape in a helicopter. Whether hovering over a kaleidoscope of corals at the Great Barrier Reef or soaring around the Statue of Liberty in New York, here are 10 of the …

New Zealand

Splash out: the world's most amazing waterfalls

The bigger they are, the harder they fall – feel the power of the planet's mightiest and most beautiful waterfalls.<p>1. Victoria Falls, Zambia/Zimbabwe<p><i>Image by MAZZALIARMADI.IT</i><p>Explorer David Livingstone could be accused of dampening expectations by naming these falls after England's doughy queen: …

Video Search Is Coming Thanks To Google+

Recent Pew Center research finds that nearly half of adults are content creators, posting their photos and videos online. Video is the fastest growing component of internet traffic today and according to a 2012 Cisco data forecast will by 2017 surpass all other forms of content, whether Facebook, …

Shale Gas: China's Untapped Resource

When I met recently with a senior investment officer from China Investment Corporation (CIC), the country’s sovereign wealth fund, I was told that CIC is very bullish on the United States. Why? In CIC’s opinion, the existence of large shale gas reserves in the U.S. will provide a massive shot in …

Green Pharma

Opinions expressed by <i>Green Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Genifer Murray's path to the pot industry was an unlikely one. After graduating with a degree in microbiology, she spent two less-than-fulfilling decades working in corporate sales. But three years ago, a random conversation in a …

4 Business-Naming Tips for Branding Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're just starting up, one of the first -- and most important -- decisions you'll make is what to name your business.<p>It sounds easy enough. Make up a funny name like Google or Yahoo, and you're in business. But nothing is ever that …

Small Business