Neil Bowes

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This Is the Main Reason Few Entrepreneurs Achieve Explosive Revenue Growth Online

It's time to focus on building a group of people in tune with what you put out.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Tell me if this sounds familiar. You started your business around an idea -- a way to help your target customers. It may be a brick-and-mortar type of business …

Marketing

How to secure a smart home

Connected devices bring convenience—but also vulnerability<p><i>Welcome to Season 2 of</i> <b>Home of the Future</b><i>, a six-part video series co-produced by Curbed and</i> <i>The Verge</i> <i>that chronicles the buildout of a prefab home in Austin, Texas—designed with cutting-edge technology, sustainability, and innovation in mind.</i> …

Prefab Homes

'Holy Grail' diet pill could help millions lose weight in middle age

A breakthrough drug which directly targets middle-aged spread could help millions of overweight Britons to lose weight.<p>Slimmers taking the pills lost three times as much weight as those simply trying to diet and exercise, a landmark trial found. The drug also cut the risk of diabetes by a …

Diabetes

Five of the finest flatpack homes

There's little doubt that the neatly packaged nature of a certain Swedish furniture-maker's products are a big reason for its success, and lately …

Simple Living

Five-minute steam treatment that shrinks enlarged prostate offers hope for millions of men

A new five-minute steam treatment for an enlarged prostate has been hailed as a breakthrough by NHS surgeons following tests on British patients.<p>The simple procedure was found to shrink glands on average by 36 per cent - but while the result is similar to other treatments, it has far less severe …

Want Your Child to Be a High Achiever? This 47-Year Study Reveals 7 Things You Can Do

Who doesn't want to raise talented, developed children? Highly-seasoned help has arrived.<p>There's no shortage of advice on raising successful kids or how to coach kids. Or even how to be a kid, for that matter. But when findings from a 47-year study from noted experts on child development surface, I …

To Raise Exceptional Children, Teach Them These 7 Values

Any fact or bit of knowledge we teach a child might be obsolete when they are adults, but values endure through all changes.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To parent our children to be exceptional, we must allow our children to experience "optimal levels of …

7 Cutting-Edge Tips to Achieve What You Really Want in Life

Here's how to stop feeling stuck.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most people have no clue what they want to do with their lives, even into their 50s. Even after finishing college, mapping out a career, starting a business, and making money, they still feel like they’ve …

100% recyclable cardboard tents are pitching up at festivals

<b>dutch company offers a solution to one of music festival’s biggest problems – waste.</b> each year mountains of land waste are left behind formed of the …

How to reset your midlife body to burn fat – in six easy steps

Weight gain is not an inevitability of ageing – although, for many people, as they accumulate years under their belt, they also gain pounds.<p>A big part of this is down to the modern dietary environment, which encourages gradual weight gain over time. Over the last 10-20 years, we have started to eat …

Nutrition

7 high tech security gadgets to feel safer in your home

06:34 | May 10, 2018<p>Designer Shai DeLuca-Tamasi shares 5 of the most innovative tech gadgets to keep your home and family …

Gear & Gadgets

Azulle’s Access3 Pocket PC Turns Any HDMI Display Into A PC

Sponsored :<p>We have featured number of Azulle PCs previously on Geeky Gadgets. The company is well known for making quality PCs at an affordable …

Gear & Gadgets

Do These 3 Things and You'll Have a Happy Marriage, According to Neuroscience

Brain scans of happily married couples provide clues about making long-term relationships work.<p>What's the secret to a happy marriage or long-term relationship? Many married people believe they know. Psychologists and marriage counselors are trained to dispense expert advice. But then there's brain …

Why you might want to own a 'burner phone'

Despite all the buzz surrounding the new iPhone, many are considering something on the other end of the spectrum: a cheap, disposable, and prepaid mobile phone.<p>OK, so these “burner phones,” as they’re often referred to, may be an addendum to your pricey smartphone rather than a replacement for it, …

Batteries

Thousands missing out on safer knee replacements, say experts

Up to 50,000 patients undergoing full knee replacements each year could benefit more from simpler surgery, according to a new study.<p>Analysis by Oxford University found partial replacements, which are safer and easier to recover from, should be performed on nearly half of those who having full-joint …

How to finally organize your contact list

Tips and tricks for the Apple, Google, and Microsoft contact apps.<p>Every time you send an email or text, or even look up a friend's address on Google Maps, you rely on a digital list of your contacts. But just because you use it all the time doesn't mean you treat it very well. Many of us let old …

Apps

11 new Gmail features, how they work, and when you'll get them

Google on Wednesday announced a brand new Gmail. Well, not brand new, but the company took the Gmail we all know and (maybe) love, added a ton of new features and overhauled the design.<p>By my count there are 11 new features in Gmail, some of which you can get today. Others you'll have to wait a few …

Don't Panic, but Gmail Just Changed Everything For the First Time in Years

If there's one thing that can be said about Gmail, it's that there is nothing in life quite as consistent as the Google email client has proven to be. In the 14 years since the service was launched in invite-only beta, there have only been a handful of changes to the experience we know and love — …

If You Listen to Music With an Aux Cord in Your Car, You Need This Game-Changing Device

<b>* Tiny device makes any car instantly Bluetooth-compatible<br>* Provides up to 10 continuous hours of playtime on a single charge</b><b><br>* Sync two devices</b> …

Forget Smartphone Addiction. Here's What Experts Are Really Worried About

It's not the smartphone in your hand. It's not the tablet or the laptop. Reports about shiny objects captivating us all day miss the mark by a long shot. Apple is not to blame for making a useful phone, and Google is not to blame for the wide assortment of gadgets that use the Android operating …

Social Media

10 Actually Cool Uses For A USB Drive

The humble USB drive - supplanted by the download and the cloud sync, but still useful in all kinds of ways. If you've got an old drive lying around, …

How to set up and access iCloud on iPhone, Mac, and Windows

Apple’s storage service iCloud is a handy way to save documents, images, videos, and apps from your iOS, macOS, and Windows devices on the cloud. …

Operating Systems

Cancer jab that eliminates tumours even after they've spread will start human trials

A cancer jab that can eliminate tumours even when they have spread throughout the body is about to start human trials.<p>Scientists at Stanford University in the US found that injecting tiny amounts of two drugs directly into a tumour not only kills the original cancer, but also triggers an ‘amazing …

The best home security cameras

Home security is increasingly a tech priority. While personal security, whether facial identification or encryption, has become a greater part of every day life, we are more than happy to give out our details on dozens of apps for our UberEats drop-offs or Amazon Prime deliveries.<p>With so many …

Forget Photoshop—Edit Your Photos With These Top Free Photo Editors

13 Free Photo Editors<p>The Best Free Photo Editors Out There<p>Updated July 03, 2018<p>These free photo editors are the best of the best and will get you …

Want to Be the Most Interesting Person in Any Conversation? Experts Say These 5 Techniques Will Work

Whether you're a social butterfly or a total introvert, it doesn't matter. These techniques will help you shine in any conversation.<p>You walk into a room at a social event where people are mingling and networking near the bar. In one corner of the room, something catches your eye. You notice a small …

How To Become A Multimillionaire With Social Media

Just type “millennials are” in a Google search box. Suggestions will highlight the misconceptions surrounding my generation. We are labeled narcissistic, lazy and entitled. Some claim that millennials can’t engage with the real world due to social media. Yes, for some millennials, social media can …

5 Key Artificial Intelligence Predictions For 2018: How Machine Learning Will Change Everything

During 2017 it was hard to escape predictions that artificial intelligence is about to change the world. In 2018, this is unlikely to change. However, an increased focus on repeatable and quantifiable results is likely to ground some of the “big picture” thinking in reality.<p>Don’t get me wrong - in …

Machine Learning

How Do You Turn That Hobby Into an Income-Producing Business? Here's How, in 4 Steps.

The essence of entrepreneurship is the desire to love our work. How, exactly, do we do that?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>How many of us are unhappy with our day jobs? We dream of leaving behind the 9-to-5 and following our dreams; of leading a life where we get paid …

Starting an E-Commerce Business? Avoid These 7 Mistakes

The e-commerce world is full of opportunity--but also risk. Here are 6 common pitfalls new business owners make.<p>A year ago, I knew nothing about e-commerce. Over the last twelve months, I've had a crash course in the e-commerce world after jumping in headfirst to try my hand at running an online …