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Ramon Bruin’s Unbelievable 3D Drawings

Caution: Your brain is about to hurt. Ramon Bruin’s drawings are as beautiful as they are hard to comprehend. Using sheets of paper and random …

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How to Grill Any Steak in 5 Steps

<i>At Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Food52'er pierino shows us how to grill any steak like a pro.</i><p>Some of the best steaks I’ve eaten in my life were …

The Distinct, Positive Impact of a Good Dad

How fathers contribute to their kids' lives<p>Are dads dispensable? A lot of scholars and writers weighing in on fatherhood these days have come to the conclusion that they are. As Jennifer Aniston, for example, once put the point in the high-profile context of a press conference: "Women are realizing …

Capital Factory: The center of Austin’s startup scene

It’s not a stretch to say that Alex Smith pretty much lives at Capital Factory.<p>The 21-year-old entrepreneur, who is working on his second software …

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Accelerators Start Revving Up Industries Well Beyond Tech

Accelerators that provide seed funding and mentorship to technology startups produce some of the hottest companies in Silicon Valley. Now just about every industry is trying a "boot camp for business" model.<p>In Palo Alto, Local Food Lab Inc. started Food & Farm Startup Accelerator last year to boost …

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Google Ventures Adds Startup Labs Partner And Shares Workshop Videos

Google Ventures is not your traditional venture capital firm. Started a few years ago with a distinct focus of company founders, the firm has tried to make being an entrepreneur very interesting. One of the unique offerings that Google Ventures has is its Startup Lab, a private program dedicated to …

CIA Official Breaks Silence on UFOs (+Video)

WASHINGTON—In a gripping testimonial, an ailing former member of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has talked via video for the first time …

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Eventbrite CEO Kevin Hartz Shares How Startups Can Find Luck

Speaking on stage at The Next Web Conference 2013 in Amsterdam, Eventbrite co-founder and CEO Kevin Hartz gave a talk on finding luck through a combination of preparation and opportunity.<p>Hartz, also an angel investor in major tech companies like PayPal, Airbnb and Pinterest, focused on both PayPal …

28 Badass Burgers To Grill This Weekend

Praise the lord, barbecue season is finally here.<p>A little note: This list omits veggie burgers. If you feel miffed in any way by this, know that it is not because they are not delicious. It is strictly because they tend to be delicate, and thus tricky to grill.

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Tealight Totem

AHAlife is committed to help you live a conscious and inspired life.<p>Many of the items you discover here are exclusive to AHAlife, which is what makes …

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Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Early Spring Recipe: Lemon and Sea Salt Focaccia

The new Winter/Spring <i>Canal House Cooking</i> is out and like the previous editions, it's a winner! Read on for a quick review and the recipe for their …

Why the Lean Start-Up Changes Everything

Launching a new enterprise—whether it’s a tech start-up, a small business, or an initiative within a large corporation—has always been a hit-or-miss proposition. According to the decades-old formula, you write a business plan, pitch it to investors, assemble a team, introduce a product, and start …

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5 Reasons Working For a Hot Startup Isn't As Cool As You Think

<i>Guest author Matthew Bryan Beck is editorial director of</i> <i>The New York Digital.</i><p>Everyone wants to work for a hot startup. They’re hip, fun and run by passionate, creative people with exciting, innovative ideas. But working at that awesome startup can come at a cost to your career and your sanity. …

39 Unforgettable Moments in Tech Startup History

Ask any startup founder for advice, and he or she will probably tell you that it's important to celebrate the milestones large and small. Startup …

Build a Successful Lean Startup | The Ultimate Startup Guide

Build. Grow. Get Funded.<p>The Ultimate Startup Guide<p>90%+ of startups fail. Start building successful businesses with 3000+ other startups.<p>Build and …

A KPI dashboard for early-stage SaaS startups

[Update 12/20/2013: I have extended the dashboard to include multiple pricing tiers and annual subscription plans. Check it out here.]<p>[Update …

By: Andrew Follett

Nino – I’ve seen a number of conflicting stats about “ideal video length” since it depends heavily on your audience and the context. For example, …

The Ultimate Guide to Making Crispy, Amber-Hued Peking Duck at Home

Imagine the best Peking Duck you’ve ever had. That crispy, amber-toned skin. That juicy, melt-in-your-mouth breast meat. Those **deeply nuanced**, …

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Leek and Asparagus Frittata

4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 30 min<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons (1/4 stick) butter<p>1 cup chopped leeks (white and pale green parts only)<p>1 12-ounce bunch thin asparagus, trimmed, cut on diagonal into 1-inch pieces (about 2 1/2 cups)<p>1 cup sliced stemmed shiitake mushrooms<p>8 large omega-3 eggs<p>…