Kunal Punjabi

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Tell Me What You Did Today, And I’ll Tell You Who You Are

<i>“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.”</i> — Mahatma Gandhi<p>Gandhi was completely right. When you don’t act in …

Motivation

The Plank Jack Complex That Crushes Calories and Carves Your Core | Men's Health

The quick movement of your feet provides a great dynamic stability challenge that makes your abs scream, and ramps up your heart and metabolic rate.<p><b>Related:</b> THE 21-DAY METASHRED—an At-Home Body-Shredding Program From Men’s Health That Strips Away Fat and Reveals Hard Muscle<p>And you can make it even …

10 Things Insanely Healthy People Do Before 9 A.M.

Our alarm goes off and we hit the snooze button. That happens a few more times. Then with no time to waste, we leap out of bed, dash into the shower, fly out of the house wearing a wrinkled shirt and grab a quick coffee on our way to work. Basically, we live every morning as if it were “Groundhog …

The nudge theory and beyond: how people can play with your mind

The first instalment of our new psychology column looks at how mental manipulation can be backed by good intentions – but when used with stealth, it is deceitful and wrong<p>A couple of decades ago, a class of psychology undergraduates played a mean trick on their lecturer. The students on the right …

Psychology

Here Is One Easy Trick to Succeed at Everything

What would you do if you knew you couldn’t fail? We’ve all heard that quote, but seriously, if you knew you were going to conquer whatever you set your mind to — whether it’s a new habit, that killer to-do list or a trip you’ve been dying to go on — wouldn’t you do it? According to Business …

Productivity
Tinder

Car companies are scrambling for AI talent as Google and Apple’s driverless cars loom

Before Silicon Valley can disrupt the car industry, the car industry wants to join forces with Silicon Valley. Today (Sept. 4), Toyota announced it’s investing $50 million into a partnership with MIT and Stanford University to accelerate research into artificial intelligence and robotics.<p>Toyota …

Autonomous Cars

10 Lists to Keep If You Want to Be Successful

The human mind is truly incredible, and we should all strive towards creating a tenacious memory we can rely on. Many lucrative professions or …

How To Be More Productive And Eliminate Time Wasting Activities By Using The “Eisenhower Box”

Dwight Eisenhower lived one of the most productive lives you can imagine.<p>Eisenhower was the 34th President of the United States, serving two terms …

20 Books Which Will Surely Change Your Life

A list of 20 novels, historical accounts, and self-help books that will have a profound effect on your outlook on life.

This Entrepreneur Launched 52 Businesses in One Year. Here's How He Survived.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Calling it the most transformative experience of his entrepreneurial life, 29-year-old Colin Grussing has officially made good on a dizzying vow: to build a new business every week for one year.<p>Entitled 52businesses, the project was …

Entrepreneurship

The AI Revolution: How Far Away Are Our Robot Overlords?

Imagine taking a time machine back to 1750—a time when the world was in a permanent power outage, long-distance communication meant either yelling …

30 Little-Known Features of Popular Social Media Sites

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>When I first set foot in Disneyland, I race to the most famous rides first—Splash Mountain, the Matterhorn, Indiana Jones, all the biggest and best. Little do I know there are just as many hidden gems and overlooked attractions that I’ve likely …

Facebook’s Slingshot Challenges Snapchat With ‘Reply To Unlock’

Facebook wants to break the “1% Rule” of Internet culture that says a tiny fraction of users create the content for everyone else. So after a momentary leak last week, today Facebook officially launches Slingshot for iOS and Android in the US, an app where friends send you photos and videos, but …

Tech Time Warp: 20 Years Ago, We Thought the Internet Would Bring Out Our Nice Sides

Today, we take the internet for granted. We spend so much of our time hashtagging memories on Twitter and Instagram, sending self-destructing …

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The Right Way To Ask Users For iOS Permissions

<b>Editor’s Note</b>: <i>Brenden Mulligan</i> <i>is a co-founder and designer at</i> <i>Cluster</i><i>, a web and mobile app which enables users to create private social networks around interests and experiences. Brenden previously created and sold</i> <i>ArtistData</i> <i>and</i> <i>Onesheet</i><i>.</i><p>Cluster is the first native mobile app I’ve designed, and the …

The 39 Most Valuable Startups In The World

Earlier this year, the Wall Street Journal released a report of more than 30 startups from the U.S., China, and Europe that are valued at $1 billion or more.<p>These companies range from familiar firms like Pinterest and Uber, to more-recent billion-dollar startups like messaging app Tango and events …

Venture Capital

Pay-by-Bundle: Curing Subscription Fatigue

It’s the perennial problem faced by companies across the media spectrum, from music-streaming platforms to eons-old newspapers. How <i>do</i> you make money in an age where so many people have become accustomed to consuming content for free?<p>Advertising is the obvious conduit to monetizing digital content, …

Facebook Introduces 'Hack,' the Programming Language of the Future

Facebook engineers Bryan O'Sullivan, Julien Verlaguet, and Alok Menghrajani spent the last few years building a programming language unlike any other.<p>…

Emotion in Marketing: How Our Brains Decide What's Shareable

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog and has been republished with permission.</i><p>Every day it seems like we feel hundreds of different emotions – each nuanced and specific to the physical and social situations we find ourselves in.<p>According to science, it’s not that complicated by a long …

Using Node.js and Websockets to Build a Chat Service

Node.js and Websockets are the perfect combination to write very fast, lag free applications which can send data to a huge number of clients. So why …

Coding in the Cloud

The Internet has allowed us to work anywhere we want, giving us tremendous flexibility in choosing where we'd like to plant ourselves to build the …

How Optimized Are Your Images? Meet ImageOptim-CLI, A Batch Compression Tool

Image Optimization Tools<p>If you’re not currently using any image optimization tool, I would urge you to choose one. Any is better than none. …

Using Brainwriting For Rapid Idea Generation

Brainwriting is simple. Rather than ask participants to yell out ideas (a serial process), you ask them to write down their ideas about a particular …

Gummy Stuff | Financial Data You Will Find On Finance.Yahoo.Com

<b>Financial Data You Will Find On Finance.Yahoo.Com</b><p><b>Yahoo is one of the biggest companies in the world and it offers many different services to its</b> …

Finance

An API invasion in streaming music has Pandora hoping better data trumps bigger data

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / agsandrew<p>Life is probably going to get a lot harder for streaming music pioneer Pandora.<p>Already under …

Varnish

These scenarios are fairly common, and I have noticed in my own work that when content becomes popular via social networks, the proportion of mobile …

ParisLemon — Going Against The Grain

When talking to entrepreneurs at the very early stages of their companies, I’ve noticed that there’s a tendency to give a fairly long product …