Leonard Ltaif

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Building your own smart mirror is surprisingly easy

Take that, Snow White<p>Smart mirrors are straight from science fiction. They’re part of an optimistic vision of the future that imagines a world where screens and data are everywhere, ready to feed you whatever information you need at a moment’s notice.<p>But it turns out that building your own smart …

Raspberry Pi

I studied millionaires for 5 years and realized most peoples' success comes down to an overlooked factor

Some of the most successful people in the world owe their success to the partnerships they forged.<p>In my Rich Habits Study, I interviewed 233 wealthy individuals (177 of whom were self-made millionaires) with at least $160,000 in annual gross income and $3.2 million in net assets.<p>According to my …

Self-improvement

A bodybuilder with a rare disorder died on a high-protein diet — here's how much you should have in a day

Australian bodybuilder Meegan Hefford died this summer because of complications resulting from her high-protein diet and a rare genetic condition, the Australian news website Perth Now reported.<p>Hefford was found unconscious in her apartment in June. She was rushed to the hospital, where doctors …

Nutrition

These Copycat KIND Bars Will Make You Feel Like a Genius

<b>Heat the oven and prepare the baking pan.</b> Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 325°F. Line an 8x8-inch baking pan with parchment …

Dessert

Build a portable computer on a USB stick

It's a PC that you can carry anywhere.<p>Linux, the free and open-source operating system, has fewer desktop users than Windows and macOS. But it's also far more flexible. In fact, you can install many of its versions (Linux comes in several different flavors, called distributions or distros) on a USB …

Raspberry Pi

4 Simple Things Every Team Wants From Their Leader

Leadership is simple. Don't overcomplicate it.<p>While it can be difficult to become a great leader and to achieve great things, practicing great leadership is actually quite easy. There is a tendency to overcomplicate or overthink what leadership is, but actually, leadership can be very simple. I …

Leadership

Why I’m a communist—and why you should be, too

In the short preamble to <i>The Communist Manifesto,</i> one of history’s most widely read texts, you can tell that the authors have <i>had</i> <i>it</i>, right up to their beards. Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels were clearly sick of explaining that communism was <i>not</i> a synonym for evil or naivety, but a historical stage …

Communism

How to Achieve Financial Freedom Within 36 Months

If a greenhorn can do it in six years you, can do it in three.<p><i>This article is part of a series entitled: 9 Wise Men Who Taught Me How to Put Life Ahead of My Startup. We've already covered mindset shifts toward financial freedom and Clayton Christensen's questions on How Will You Measure Your …

If Voting Made Any Difference, They Wouldn't Let Us Do It

"The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything."--Joseph Stalin, dictator of the Soviet Union<p>No, America, you don't have to vote.<p>In fact, vote or don't vote, the police state will continue to trample us underfoot.<p>Devil or deliverer, the candidate who …