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Happy National Love Your Pet Day! Here's 7 quirky cat behaviors and what they mean

Happy National Love Your Pet Day!<p>Nearly 100 million cats are kept as pets in the US.<p>My temperamental calico cat, Harlem, is one of them.<p>And while she's the only one I have, she embodies many of the most common, and most perplexing, cat stereotypes.<p>So why does she — and the tens of millions of cats …

7 Motivational Quotes Entrepreneurs Need to Live By

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are times when a little motivation goes a long way. As entrepreneurs, it’s easy to get discouraged when things don’t immediately happen.<p>Don’t give up! Anything worth doing is worth the work, so keep in mind these seven motivational …

IBM Builds A Scalable Computer Chip Inspired By The Human Brain

“I’m holding in my hand a chip with one million neurons, 256 million synapses, and 4096 cores. With 5.4 billion transistors, it’s the largest chip IBM has built.”<p>Dr. Dharmendra S. Modha sounds positively giddy as he talks to me on the phone. This is the third time I’ve talked to him about his …

Wearable baby tracker gives new parents peace of mind

The first thing to know about Sproutling, the wearable device that straps around a baby's ankle, is that it's not for the baby.<p>It's for the parents. …

Your Lost Android Phone Can Now Call You

Did you know that Android has a built-in mechanism for locating or locking your lost phone? Google hasn’t done the best job marketing it, but it’s actually been baked right in since the release of Android 4.4*.<p><i>(It works with older Android phones, too — you just have to install the free app yourself)</i><p>…

Would a plastic Moto 360 defeat the purpose?

Ever since Google announced Android Wear in March, wearable fans around the web have been drooling over renders, pictures, and videos of Motorola’s …