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How much extra would a US-made iPhone cost? MIT has done the sums …

With two Presidential candidates saying that Apple should be making more of its products in the USA, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has done the sums to see just how practical it would be for Apple to manufacture iPhones in its home market.<p>The question, of course, isn’t a simple one: you …

How This Seattle Startup Created the Helmet That Could Save Football

With the Zero1, Seattle-based Vicis has created a helmet that could reduce the chance of concussions. Here's how the company did it.<p>Sunday night marks the 50th Super Bowl in NFL history. The sport has never been more popular: More than 114 million Americans watched last year's game, and that number …

University of Washington

5 Priceless Lessons From 2 Guys Who Built a $100 Million Company After Dropping Out of School

There is no single path to the top -- today's most successful people got there in an almost infinite variety of different ways.<p>One thing I've learned about success in business is that there is no single path to the top. Today's most successful company founders, entrepreneurs, and businesspeople got …

Success

A New Operating System For Small Businesses

There have always been inherent tensions for creative individuals to start businesses around their work. Whether writers, artists, stylists, or craftspeople, making a living from your own creativity often meant having to manage all the aspects of a business that had nothing to do with the work …

Strategies: Year of the Monkey brings success to small business

Hold on tight: Here comes the Year of the Monkey. It should be a great, if tumultuous, year for small business owners and entrepreneurs. If you’re just starting a business, it portends to be a particularly auspicious year for launching ventures.<p>Feb. 8 marks the beginning of the Chinese, or lunar, …

The 3 Lies We Tell Ourselves About Entrepreneurship

Do you really have more freedom as an entrepreneur than as an employee?<p>The answer: <i>Yes and no</i>.<p>The primary complaint with the typical 9 to 5 schedule …

Self-employment

18 Ways to Maximize Your Workout and Lose Weight Faster

No more wasting time at the gym.<p>Ask any runner who's naturally slim: There are a bazillion reasons to exercise that have nothing to do with losing weight. But if weight loss is your main motivator, make sure every minute of exercise counts with these tricks to burn more calories during exercise:<p><b>1.</b> …