Robert Bohacs

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John Cusack Is Asking $13.5 Million For His Malibu Ocean Front House

John Cusack has put up his Spanish-style beach house along a sandy stretch of sand in Malibu for $13.5 million. Located in an affluent beach city in …

How This Entrepreneur Built a $16,000-an-Hour Private Jet Business

Thomas Flohr spends about 800 hours in the air each year. It’s not unusual for him to start the week in Los Angeles, meet with clients in New York, …

Tile is back with a louder Tile, Find My Phone app

Never lose anything again in this age of high tech gadgets and digital convenience. That is both the promise and the mission of Tile who made tiny …

Gear & Gadgets

9 Success Habits of Wealthy People That Cost Nothing

Entrepreneur and Connector<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Have you ever you wondered how certain people have gotten so successful? Sure you have. A great idea, motivation, persistence, and a little luck helps, but most successful people share certain habits. Here are …

The Secret to Becoming 10 Times More Productive? Block Out Time.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Want to achieve massive success as an entrepreneur? You need to block out time. I first learned about blocking time from a great friend and mentor whom I mention in my book <i>The A to Z of Being an Entrepreneur</i>.<p>During one of our many weekend …

Amazon Challenger Jet.com Raises $140 Million Ahead Of Launch

Jet.com has yet to sell anything, but has already raised hundreds of millions on the idea that its CEO and founder Marc Lore can reinvent retail once again.<p>On Wednesday, the Montclair, N.J.-based e-commerce startup announced it had obtained $140 million in a round led by Bain Capital. The news was …

Venture Capital

Paris jeweller uses 3D replicas to make unique luxury pieces

Place Vendôme in Paris is home to countless luxury jewellers and designers, including names like Dior and Chanel.<p>Now, one Parisian jeweller is embracing the future by offering custom-made jewellery with the help of 3D printing.<p>Clients visit the Jaubalet office to talk through their ideas, which are …

Replicas

Feeling a Lack of a Close Shave, She Invented a Solution

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Leila Kashani is living proof that interesting things can come in small packages. As the CEO and founder of Sphynx, which provides a self-contained shaving solution for women on the go, she proved that through innovation, passion and …

Build A Compact 1080p Gaming PC For $400 (Benchmarks Included)

<b>[UPDATE: This has proven to be a popular build, but what if you want to stretch your budget to $800? Check out this newer mini-ITX, 1440p gaming build!]</b><p>There’s a widespread misconception floating around that says building a decent gaming PC is an expensive endeavor. But what if you could assemble …

Computer Hardware

Domus system promises simple home automation

Domus is the latest addition to the growing number of connected home automation systems, and it promises to have a low bar of entry with a $33 …

Borro Banks $19 Million for Online Luxury Pawn Shop

Operating an online pawnshop featuring fine wine, art, antiques and other luxury goods, Borro Ltd. originated $75 million in loans last year to cash-poor, asset-rich individuals. That amount, which generated $20 million in revenue, was up 80% from the previous year.<p>The startup’s growth, along with …

Dow Jones

Ring Video Doorbell Review: You Can Finally Tell The Delivery Guy To Wait 30 More Seconds

The Ring connected doorbell is actually a second-generation device: the startup behind it was originally Doorbot, with a product of the same name with very similar features.<p>The new design and branding are intended to be more appealing to traditional homeowners looking for something more appropriate …

Xiaomi's $30 Android streamer looks exactly like a phone charger

In addition to the phablet and headphones announced today, Xiaomi also threw in a little surprise. And by "little" we do mean literally, because this new Mi Box Mini is much smaller than the company's earlier Android streaming devices; it's so small that when it's plugged into the power socket, …

Montblanc's eStrap Turns A Luxury Watch Into A Smartwatch

One of the big problems with smartwatches, at least if you’re a watch enthusiast, is that, well, the functions are limited to the watch. If you want …

Sharp's new any-shape displays are coming to cars and a whole lot more

Sharp's been working on its isn't-that-concept-art free-form displays (FFD) for a few years and, well, CES is a good place to show and tell us where they'll eventually end up, you know, in real life. We've just seen some of the more polished prototypes that will form the basis for dash-based …

Mobile Devices

Peeple Is A Smart Peephole To Upgrade Your Door With Caller ID

Meet Peeple, a connected peephole to screen who is knocking on your door. Whenever someone knocks on your door, Peeple snaps a picture and send it to your phone. This way, whether you are home or away, you can monitor who is passing by your home. Peeple is competing in our Hardware Battlefield at …

Best Caribbean Resorts: Cap Juluca's New Luxury Suite

Cap Juluca, which opened on Anguilla in 1988, holds an unusual place in the history of resort room design: It forever changed the luxury-resort bathroom.<p>The bathrooms in the suites at Cap Juluca were unlike anything that had been seen in the Caribbean: They were living spaces, architectural and …

Toms founder: 'There is real opportunity to address the world's needs'

Blake Mycoskie never imagined that one day he would be doing business with the likes of Anna Wintour, but that’s exactly what happened when he foundedToms shoes - the original ‘One for One’ social company - in 2006.<p>Five years after he lost his shot at winning $1m in the first season of <i>The Amazing</i> …

20 Must-Reads for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Building a successful, thriving business isn’t easy. If it was, everyone would do it. According to data presented by the Harvard Business School:<p>25 percent of startups will fail within the first year.<br>• Of those remaining, 36 percent will …

What It Takes to Go From Dead Broke to 6 Figures in 6 Months

Leading Authority for Young Entrepreneurs<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As entrepreneurs we know life is often a roller coaster with lots of uncertainty and chaos. When you’re in the struggle, it’s tough to see a clear path to success, but it’s crucial to let your …

What Tattoo Removal Really Feels Like

Erasing a college mistake, one laser treatment at a time<p>Few things are more cliché than being 18, in your first year at college and wanting to prove your independence by getting a really awful tattoo. Which is exactly what I did and how I ended up with a large, misshapen, black horse on the back of …

Luxury Penthouse Overlooking London’s Majestic Skyline

Beyond its stunning slanted glass walls, this penthouse basks in natural light and a stunning panorama of London all day and night. Imagine living in …

A folding electric bike that fits in a bag? Impossible

If there's one area of technology that seems permanently mired in the '70s, it's that of the fold-up bicycle. In fact, the last innovation we can recall is Sir Clive Sinclair's A-Bike from 2006, but it's still big enough to be difficult to carry around. That's what inspired the folks at Impossible …

Homeboy Review: A Motion-Detecting Home Security Camera

Cameras that clip to your body, cameras you strap to your face, cameras for your own personal flying machines, cameras for just about every occasion. Cameras are everywhere, and it seems you can’t do anything without your actions being captured for posterity.<p>While some may argue that the ubiquity …

Withings Activité Pre-Order Puts A New Price On The Undercover Activity Tracker: $450

French health and fitness device-maker Withings has kicked off pre-orders for its Activité watch/activity tracker, with a special pre-order page it publicized today to customers who registered interest in availability. The website is available to all, however, so head on over if you have an inkling …

60 seconds with the world's first Bluetooth padlock

In just a matter of three months, the Noke smart padlock managed to make its way from Kickstarter to our Expand event as an Insert Coin contender, so of course it's rather special. First of all, it's a Bluetooth 4.0-enabled steel bolt that can be unlocked with a click on the shackle when your …

The MB Chronowing is HP's luxury answer to wearables

What does a prestigious fashion designer have in common with Hewlett Packard? Quite a lot it seems, as today saw the announcement of the MB Chronowing, brought about by a partnership between Michael Bastian and HP. The meaty watch is silver plated, water resistant up to 5 ATM (50m – 165ft), comes …

Tidal Lossless Music Streaming Review: Forget Spotify, Get CD Quality Music

I remember when Spotify launched, it was something of a life-changing experience. For so long, the music industry had fought and fought to maintain the status quo of music. Pushing us to buy CDs when we only liked one track on the album, and forcing CD singles on us, to waste plastic and shipping …

First Look At 3D Camera App 3DAround

What if you could shoot those cool 360-degree, swivel-around photos you see on ecommerce sites or in The Matrix with just your smartphone? Then you’d be using the 3DAround camera app that launches next month from Dacuda, which gave TechCrunch an early peek. Simply hit record, revolve your camera …