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The Beginner’s Guide to Generating Sales Through Social Media

Brand awareness is great. Traffic is better. Ultimately though…<b>Revenue</b> and profits matter the most for creating sustainable businesses.When you’re …

Do More of This Exercise for a Better Memory, Science Says

A recent study reveals the workout that's good for both your body and your brain.<p>We already know that exercise can help make us smarter, happier, and less stressed. But all exercise is not created equal. If you're a time-crunched entrepreneur, might you like to know which kind of exercise is most …

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7 Hottest Web Development Trends to Watch Out For In the Coming Years!

<b>Web development and design trends</b> keep on changing with time. Thanks to the advancements in technology, the web design industry has brought forth …

When meds didn’t improve my depression, I tried retraining my brain waves instead

Two years ago, I walked through the door of a Seattle therapist’s office with the goal of resetting my 45-year-old brain. A trauma survivor with a history of depression and anxiety, I was hoping that an alternative mode of therapy I’d heard about called neurofeedback might finally alleviate my more …

The Brain

9 things people can figure out about your personality just by looking at you

Except sometimes, they're not.<p>A growing body of research suggests that people are pretty good at guessing what you're like — how smart you are, your sexual orientation — just by glancing at you.<p>We dug up some of that disconcerting data and presented it below. Read on to find out what you're …

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Brain Structure That Tracks Negative Events Backfires in Depression

<i>Summary: In depressed people, the habenula functions abnormally, a new study reports.</i><p>Source: UCL.<p><b>A region of the brain that responds to bad</b> …

6 research-backed secrets to permanently changing your habits

We all want to get to the gym, be more productive, be kinder to our loved ones… and then we don't do it. Why?<p>Well, building solid personal habits can be hard.<p>In fact, research shows it takes an average of 66 days to build a new good habit.<p>From Oliver Burkeman's Help! How to be slightly happier and …

Want to Raise Your IQ? Neuroscience Says to Take Up This Easy Habit

It's probably not what you think, but it's scientifically demonstrated to improve how you think.<p>Most of us think of IQ as a fixed thing, like an SAT score. You take a test, they tell you how smart you are, and that's that.<p>Turns out that's wrong.<p>Neuroscience is demonstrating that brain functioning …

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8 Small Things People Use To Judge Your Personality

The human brain is hardwired to judge. This survival mechanism makes it very hard to meet someone without evaluating and interpreting their behavior.<p>While we tend to think that our judgments are based on the content of conversations and other obvious behaviors, the research says otherwise. In fact, …

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A little-known start-up in China is gunning to be the first to sell bendable smartphones this year, seeking to upstage Samsung, which has started to …

eReaders

The enterprise technologies to watch in 2016

While enterprise technology has always been somewhat a breed apart from consumer tech, this year we see that consumer tech will definitively set the …

Customer Experience

45 Startup Website Templates, Designs and Tools

It seems like we see more and more startups launched each day. Young adults prefer to emerge in the world of entrepreneurship, rather than choosing …

40 Fresh Blogging Tools For Better Traffic and Bigger Earnings

Whether you’re a casual enthusiast, blogger, or digital publishing professional, these <b>fresh blogging tools</b> in the list below will be a much-needed …

The future of payments: Keep your wallet in your pocket

Fintech is as old as finance itself. And throughout history, technology has always sparked innovations in the way money is used and perceived.<p>Think of the groundbreaking impact the introduction of money would have had in traditional barter economies – where each party in an exchange must want what …

Innovation: Recent History

One of today's hottest trends is fostering innovation. It's real important! There are books, conferences, certified experts and all sorts of things. Let's do two things: (1) look at the origins of today's acknowledged tech leaders; and (2) see how those tech leaders innovate today.<p>The origins of …

The Actually Useful Guide to Self-Help

Over a decade ago, feeling Buddha-level enlightened after reading Eckhart Tolle’s <i>The Power of Now</i>, I dragged my friend Vicki into the nearest …

Microsoft exec: 'AI is the most important technology that anybody on the planet is working on today'

Dave Coplin, chief envisioning officer at Microsoft UK, told an audience of business leaders at an AI conference that AI is "the most important technology that anybody on the planet is working on today."<p>Before we go any further, it's worth putting that claim into perspective.<p>There are a number of …

Simplicity: To Focus on Priorities

<i>Our time and energy are limited.</i><p>This is a kind of mantra that helps me to set priorities when I choose what to do and not do to. Everybody has 24 hours a day and 7 days a week. We are all getting older, and sooner or later, we will meet the last day of our lives. Each person may have different …

How To Find SEO Buyer Keywords With High Commercial Intent

<b>Understanding the Progression of the Buyer's Mindset</b><p>People go though stages ("the customer journey") that lead to buying a product or service.<p>Business owners, CEOs, company executives and managers who understand this mental progression are more likely to reach the people who are ready to buy the …

7 SEO Trends Every Small Business Needs To Know

Staying on top of emerging SEO trends is critical if you want to achieve and maintain high search rankings. While the fundamentals of SEO tend to remain relatively consistent, it’s important to be aware of any factors that can give you a competitive edge.<p>This post will look at 7 SEO trends that all …

SEO

The next AI is no AI

Artificial Intelligence is starting to turn invisible from the outside in — and vice versa. The exact effects and workings of AI technologies are becoming more challenging to perceive and comprehend for humans. Even the experts themselves don’t always fully understand how an AI system …

Artificial Intelligence

Vista House | Alexander Brenner Architects, Alexander Brenner

An art loving couple was able to purchase an outstanding scenic property in the north of Stuttgart with spectacular views over the city. The property …

Reading minds: the psychology behind UX design

If we were to gather a hundred different designers into one room and ask them one-by-one how they approach UX design, we would get approximately one …

A timeline of artificial intelligence victories, from 1997-3041

This past week, the Go-playing world was rocked by DeepMind AlphaGo's unexpected victory over legendary champion Lee Se-dol. Sure, supercomputers have beaten chessmasters at their own game before, but due to the extremely complex nature of the 5000-year old game of Go, this was an unprecedented …

Artificial Intelligence

Internet of Things is Likely to Boom in 2020

The Internet of Things (LoT) is likely to boom in 2020 when more than fifty billion devices are possibly connected to it. But will this complex …

The Trappist monk whose calligraphy inspired Steve Jobs — and influenced Apple’s designs

Robert Palladino’s name appears nowhere in Steve Jobs’s lengthy authorized biography, but he had an enduring influence on Jobs and the business empire he erected.<p>Jobs sat in on Palladino’s calligraphy class at Portland’s Reed College, which eventually inspired the elegance for which Apple computers …

14 books to read on your commute that will make you smarter about business

One way of combining the necessity of getting to our workplace with success is to spend the time reading or listening to books.<p>Here are my suggestions for great business books to read or listen to during your commute.<p><b>1.</b><b>"The</b> <b>E-Myth"</b> by Michael Greber. This is an excellent book about the myths …

Ready For The Robotic Age? Industry Predicted To Hit $135 Billion By 2019

According to the International Data Corporation (IDC), the wild west of innovation and integration that comprises today’s robotics industry is due for a serious boom.<p>The market research firm’s recent tell-all on the present and future of robotics, <i>Worldwide Commercial Robotics Spending Guide,</i> …