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Elon Musk Used Solar Panels to Power a Children's Hospital in Puerto Rico, and It's Nothing Short of Incredible | Inc.com

Hurricane Maria, a devastatingly strong Category 4 storm, hit Puerto Rico on September 20th, flooding the entire Island, leaving it in a complete state of emergency by October 3rd. Over a month later, Puerto Rico has remained flooded, and the people there have had little access to electricity, …

Puerto Rico

Confused About Blockchain? Here's What You Need to Know | Inc.com

Unless you've been living under a rock, you've probably heard someone mention Bitcoin, crytpocurrency, or "mining" sometime in the past few years. But do you actually know what they're talking about?<p>For most people, Bitcoin is the introduction they have to the world of blockchain technology. …

Blockchain

7 Powerful Quotes That Will Make You a Better Leader This Weekend | Inc.com

There isn't a one-size-fits-all canvas for what leadership looks like--nor for how it needs to be executed on a daily basis. Leadership is a journey which is something I'm learning each day. Building a business, creating a great culture, overseeing the well-being of your company, and making an …

Motivation

This is what it looks like when the Apple Store’s architects build a house

If ever you wanted to model your home after a retail store, that retail store would doubtless be of the Apple variety. And if you want your home to …

Apple Store

JC House / Plus Line Design

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The house is located on a low traffic street with an ordinary residential use of a four-member family. …

Windows 10 Creators Update: The 10 best new features

On April 11, Microsoft released the next major update to Windows 10. Dubbed Creators Update, the free download includes new 3D apps, VR capabilities and 4K game streaming among its flashier features. (But it's going to a staggered rollout and not everyone will be able to download it immediately, …

10 Important Reasons to Work Seriously On Your Small Business Blog - Small Business Trends

How the heck do they do it?<p>You know who I’m talking about. I’m talking about those successful small business entrepreneurs who get tons of business …

5 Things Digital Marketing Is NOT

Digital marketing: it is a widely-used term, yet there are still some myths surrounding this concept. Rather than trying to explain digital marketing …

Solving All the Wrong Problems

Every day, innovative companies promise to make the world a better place. Are they succeeding?<p>Here is just a sampling of the products, apps and services that have come across my radar in the last few weeks:<p>A service that sends someone to fill your car with gas.<p>A service that sends a valet on a …

Sea Level

Have You Seen Gravit, a Free Alternative to Adobe Illustrator?

Marketers have long known that images are the ultimate online marketing power-up. They attract attention, hold that attention, and increase …

The Scam You Have to Avoid When Buying a Used Car

Beware of title skippers.<p>Ever buy a used car from an individual–a stranger–that you had never seen before? If it worked out, you were lucky. It doesn't always.<p>A woman called my law office with a problem. She had bought a used car from a gentleman who had advertised it online. They spoke on the …

10 photography tips that are actually useful

By T3 Online<p>There are plenty of photography tips online but they're often geared to either total amateurs or to people with beards who have notebooks …

5 lessons I learned the hard way when I quit the business I started

Nine months earlier, I'd set up my design and digital business by recruiting a developer and investing in some office space in the town's new Digital Media Centre.<p>In doing so, I was taking the small amount of savings that I'd been able to put aside during the last three-and-a-half years as a …

Coco Krumme on Silicon Valley culture

Coco Krumme is a data scientist who’s worked at the intersection of applied math and agriculture, and her recent “Silicon Valley Magnets” project …

Silicon Valley

3 Moments When You'll Want To Quit Your Startup

<i>This article was written by Jennifer Fitzgerald, CEO of PolicyGenius.</i><p>"Unicorn" is the phrase of the day in Silicon Valley, Silicon Alley, or anywhere in between where you choose to launch your startup. Everyone wants to be a billion-dollar company, to be the envy of investors who took a pass, …

This Startup Pitch Deck Landed $65M And a $865M Valuation

Raising a round of financing is one of the toughest things an early stage company will need to face at some point. Fundraising is actually getting …

Venture Capital

Google and NASA are getting a new quantum computer

The famous Quantum Artificial Intelligence Lab is getting some powerful new hardware. A joint project between Google, NASA, and the Universities Space Research Association, the Quantum AI Lab today announced a multiyear agreement to install a D-Wave 2X, a state-of-the-art quantum processor released …

How to Use Photoshop Effectively and Creatively – Analyze, Plan, Execute

When you work on an image in Photoshop, are just doing things spontaneously and intuitively, or are you planning your work? If you don't have a goal, …

Canadian Joe Atkins tells Karl West why he is looking to entrust his high-end electronics company in West Sussex to the likes of LVMH<p>Joe Atkins has a contacts book that includes George Lucas, the Sultan of Brunei and the senior management teams at Apple and Maserati. For 30 years he has built …

University of Toronto

A Brief History of Legendary BMW Tuning House Alpina

At a half-century, BMW's unofficial tuning arm is stronger than ever. Find out where its been, and where its going.<p>In a sleepy hamlet outside the city of Munich, a handful of engineers and designers are constantly at work to try to extract even more performance and luxury from BMW models—as of this …

Top 3 problems 50 entrepreneurs face when scaling their startups

“It’s like a man riding a lion. People think, ‘This guy’s brave.’ And he’s thinking, ‘How the hell did I get on a lion, and how do I keep from …

50 Chic Street style Women fashion for your Year Lookbook

Every girl might be remembering Taylor Swift before she steps her feet out of her house thinking of the Chic Street style women fashion that was …

Wearables are entering a vicious cycle of disappointment

Enthusiasm for the wearable category is declining towards the gloomy-sounding "trough of disillusionment," according to Gartner's annual Hype Cycle report on emerging technologies.<p>Before the Apple Watch was released in April, the market was flooded with new smartwatches and fitness …

How to run Windows 10 on your Mac for free

One of the selling points of a Mac these days is the ability to run Windows software on it, via virtualization or Apple’s own Boot Camp. Running Windows lets you play PC games that haven’t been ported to the Mac, or stay completely compatible with your documents from a PC-centric …