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The art of relationships for fundraising success

With the incessant talk about unicorns, it’s easy to lose sight of the opposite end of the investment funnel. What feeds the industry is not unicorns, but first venture round companies.<p>Yet raising investments from institutional venture capitalists is becoming increasingly difficult for early-stage …

25 Creative Branding, Visual Identity and Logo Design Examples

Professional branding or visual identity can be most valuable asset for any company or brand. <b>Corporate branding</b> is what sets your business apart from …

50+ incredible freebies for web designers, May 2015

We’re constantly amazed at the generosity of designers and developers who release exciting, inspiring products out to the web design community on a …

5 Bad Habits Successful People Ditched Long Ago

Stealing successful people’s habits seems to be one of the hottest trends today. Whether it’s top CEOs’ morning rituals or accomplished executives’ …

This is what happens to your brain when you give up sugar

Anyone who knows me also knows that I have a huge sweet tooth. I always have. My friend and fellow graduate student Andrew is equally afflicted, and …

Can These Tools Help Us Live On Less Sleep? Doctors Say Dream On

Sleep pros weigh sleep apps, sleep hacking, and experimental sleep technology against basic sleep hygiene.<p>The fantasy of sleeping less while achieving more is far older than the Internet, where today you can find a slew of tips and new, high-tech solutions that claim to track and optimize our sleep …

Catching Dick: Not Why We Care About Weight

Amy Schumer said in her humorous acceptance speech at the Glamour Women of the Year Awards: "I'm like 160 pounds right now, and I can catch a dick whenever I want, and that's the truth."<p>The line, like many in her speech, is obviously very funny. But the humor is directed at a misperception that is …

The Bank Of Facebook

Technology is changing one of the most fundamental mediums that touch every person on the planet: money. Bitcoin’s rise showed us how much demand there is for a globally accepted digital currency.<p>However, all the things holding bitcoin back  —  merchant acceptance, instant transactions (bitcoin …

Black lawmakers see renewed hope on justice reform

Whether the newfound interest amid Baltimore unrest yields legislation is another matter.<p>Members of the Congressional Black Caucus, who’ve spent years or even decades pushing in vain for criminal justice reform, say their fellow lawmakers in Congress are finally paying heed.<p>And the heightened …

TechMeAbroad Is A Job Board Where Foreign Devs Can Find Skill-Seeking Startups

TechMeAbroad is a tech jobs startup specifically for developers looking to find work abroad — be it in Silicon Valley or elsewhere — helping them find companies happy to sponsor work visas in order to fill their tech vacancies.<p>Founder Julien Barbier is banking on the increasing global demand for …

“30 Reasons Girls Should Call It a Night”

A Facebook group celebrates photos of drunken girls vomiting on themselves and passed out in bushes.<p>Tracy Clark-Flory<p>November 5, 2007 9:32pm (UTC)<p>What Facebook group boasts nearly 150,000 members and a collection of nearly 5,000 photos of young women passed out on the pavement, collapsed in …

Building your first App for the Internet of Things in 15 minutes

Few weeks ago we were lucky enough to present our work at the AngularJS <live code> event held in Italy. The presentation was based on a live code …

Formatters in ASP.NET MVC 6

One of the key concepts in HTTP API development is the notion of content negotiation (conneg). ASP.NET Web API provided first class support for …

What's New In C# 6.0

C# 6.0 is like writing art. All the changes I watched make the code even more productive, and I was really waiting for an await in catchs. Thank's a …

Getting started with ASP.NET 5 MVC 6 Web API & Entity Framework 7

One of the main new features of ASP.NET 5 is unifying the programming model and combining MVC, Web API, and Web Pages in single framework called MVC …

AngularJS App Example

What Happens To Your Data When You Die?

Benjamin Frankly allegedly once said, “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.”<p>It’s a sad but simple fact you will die one day. Treasured items, family heirlooms and sentimental objects will be passed on or handed down, and the remainder of your worldly possessions …

Jerry Lawson, a self-taught engineer, gave us video game cartridges

<i>To celebrate Black History Month, Engadget is running a series of profiles honoring African-American pioneers in the world of science and technology. Today we take a look at the life and work of Jerry Lawson.</i><p>If you've got fond memories of blowing into video game cartridges, you've got Gerald …

Black History

20 podcasts you need to hear in 2015

How to Crop Pictures on iPhone (Without an Editing App)

You don’t need a photo crop app to edit your pictures on iPhone or iPad. The Photos app makes it easy to perform minimal edits such as rotating or cropping a picture. If you want to edit a photo on your iPhone or iPad, you <i>could</i> buy a fancy photo editing app. But if all you need are the basic …

Mobile Photography

Steve Jobs Still Casts Long Shadow At Web Summit

I spent this past week in Dublin at Web Summit, and I couldn’t help but notice, we are still fascinated, dare I say obsessed with the late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs more than three years after his death. If you knew the man or even had a meeting with him back in the day, interviewers wanted to …

60 seconds with the tracker that proves how close you got to the edge

Sure an action camera can provide the video record of your extreme (or not so extreme) sports exploits, but what about the data? Any number of fitness and motion trackers exist, but the Push Supernova is a ruggedized device that not only captures the key metrics from your session -- GPS, depth …

Obama to announce $14 billion in U.S. corporate investments in Africa

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will announce on Tuesday that U.S. businesses have committed to investing $14 billion in construction, clean energy, banking, and information technology projects across Africa, a White House official said.<p>U.S. President Barack Obama signs H.J. Res. 76, …

Review: Sworkit for iPad

Sworkit for iPad<p><b>Sworkit</b> is a mobile circuit training program. It offers an effective and easy way to do full- or partial- body workouts. The exercises are designed to use bodyweight for resistance, thus no equipment is required. The app comes in a free and “Pro” version ($ 0.99). The differences …

Google strikes smart contact lens deal to track diabetes and cure far-sightedness

With Glass and Android Wear, Google has already invested a lot of time and resources into developing the next-generation of wearables, but it's another of its eye-focused projects that has today received its first major boost. The search giant's secret Google[x] team has confirmed that it's …

My Year At A Standing Desk And Why I’ll Never Go Back

Fast Company Web Producer Cia Bernales made the switch to a standing desk a year ago. She shares why she’s never going back to a regular office chair and how her posture got a new angle.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2014. Click here to see the full list.</i><p>It all …

Internet 'fuels procrastination and lowers productivity'

The majority of adults in the UK admit to being distacted from their work by the internet, as well as feeling less productive<p>Over half of the 2,500 individuals surveyed by motivational aid site Webtrate admitted that checking their emails and social media when trying to do work revealed a worrying …