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Conheça o robô que vai revolucionar o combate à corrupção no Brasil

Iniciativa civil de combate à corrupção prevê economia de R$ 1 bilhão aos cofres públicos em longo prazo<p>Unindo o que há de mais avançado em …

Your Workplace Stress Is Killing You

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Think long working hours are killing you? You may be right.<p>A new study by researchers at Harvard and Stanford showed stressful workplaces are shaving years off American workers’ life spans, up to three years for some …

The Workplace

Here's The Reason Why Full-Page Ads Are a Waste of Money

There's a reason that full-page ads are a bad thing for the entrepreneur. (Unless that entrepreneur is in the media or advertising businesses, profiting off selling those full page ads.)<p>While the exact size of your ad should be tested for maximized profit, it's almost always going to be in the best …

Selling

These 25 Fantastic Slide Decks Will Help You Step Up Your Content Marketing

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Content marketers like me know better than anyone else how important it is to put our money where our mouths are when it comes to providing high-level content to our target markets. The following 25 slide deck examples about …

Marketing

Apple and IBM made a brilliant new move to infiltrate large businesses

Open source means that anyone can download the language, use it, see how it's put together, make changes or write tools for it and submit them to be included in the main project.<p>Swift has taken the software development world by storm because it's very easy to learn yet very powerful and it helps …

Processo de impeachment deve afetar economia já em recessão

Análise de possível afastamento de Dilma Rousseff deve paralisar governo federal e Congresso, deixando medidas como ajuste fiscal em segundo plano. …

9 Quotes on Growth From Leaders of Young, Hot Companies

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I recently attended the The Next Web Conference in New York City, where 1,500 people networked with and listened to some of the most innovative tech companies and thought leaders. I left with some powerful new knowledge and look …

Entrepreneurship

5 Productivity Tips I Learned From Uber and Other Silicon Valley Superstars

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I once asked Mitch Kapor how he stayed productive. The tech veteran smiled and showed me an elaborate Microsoft Word document he used to keep track of all the people, places and projects in his life with keyboard shortcuts to …

Time Management

Spotify is going to keep missing out on big albums

According to <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>'s sources, Coldplay's new album won't be streaming on Spotify. Before you shrug, mutter something insulting about Coldplay and walk away, this is actually quite important. It's indicative of the continued rift between music labels and the number one streaming …

The Quest to Find World’s Best Motivational Quote

Send me the words of wisdom that truly motivate you and you may get a personalized portrait and interviewed for this blog!<p>In last week's post "100 Brilliant Quotes from 100 Brilliant Minds" I asked you to send me a quote that motivates you personally. I repeated that request earlier today in my …

Motivation

5 Simple Steps That Create a Happy Workplace

Happy employees are 12 percent more productive. Here's how to make them happy.<p>The annals of business are full of legendary tough bosses who got the most out of their employees by driving them hard. But scientific research says otherwise. Happy employees are 12 percent more productive than the norm, …

employees

Why Mark Zuckerberg's $44 Billion Gift Will Keep on Giving (to the Zuckerbergs)

By setting up a charitable foundation, Mark Zuckerberg will continue to benefit from his phenomenal wealth.<p>Entrepreneurs who strike it rich through hard work and the success of their companies often feel an obligation to give back to their communities. And depending on the scale of their wealth, …

Mark Zuckerberg

EXAME

São Paulo – As <b>análises</b> termais da Grande <b>Pirâmide de Giza</b> revelaram uma impressionante anomalia em suas pedras – uma mudança na temperatura que …

Uber hopes you'll rent a car to work as a driver

Uber is eager to get lots of drivers... so eager, in fact, that it's hoping to recruit drivers who don't even own a car. The ridesharing firm is partnering with Enterprise Rent-A-Car on a program that gives you a car rental, vehicle coverage and maintenance for $210 per week. Ostensibly, this gives …

Empathy Is Still Lacking in the Leaders Who Need It Most

<i>HBR STAFF</i><p>Many people and a host of commentators instinctively recoiled at the callous management practices described in a scathing <i>New York Times</i> article last month about Amazon. So did Jeff Bezos, Amazon’s founder and chief executive. In a memo to Amazon employees, he wrote, “Our tolerance for any …

Empathy

CloudFlare’s Matthew Prince Challenges Amazon For Control Of The Net

Amazon wants to own every layer of business Internet services. Prince joins Baidu, Google, Microsoft, and Qualcomm to oppose it.<p>Matthew Prince uses a lot of hand gestures–he holds his palms out to illustrate an overarching concept, or clenches his fists and grins to show excitement. He also loves …

Falha no WhatsApp colocou em risco 200 milhões de usuários

A falha afetou somente a versão web do serviço<p>Uma falha no serviço de mensagens do WhatsApp colocou 200 milhões de usuários em risco, alertou a …

Apple removes malware-infected apps from Chinese App Store

Last week we reported how a number of malware-ridden apps were found on the Chinese version of Apple's App Store. The iPhone-maker has since confirmed the offending apps have been removed. The malicious apps were reportedly created using a bogus version of Xcode (the developer tool for iOS apps) …

Apps

11 features Apple 'borrowed' from Android in the last year

That's not necessarily a bad thing — it shows Apple is willing to adapt to customer demand. By doing that, it's giving people more incentive to switch from Android to the iPhone. In fact, Tim Cook couldn't stop talking about "switchers"— people switching from Android to the iPhone — during the …

Welcome to the age of the micro-singularity

<i>By Amber Case</i><p>Last month, over a billion people around the world suddenly knew the name and appearance of the very same woman, and simultaneously began exchanging opinions about her. And while the unveiling of Caitlyn Jenner is not news in the traditional sense, and there was no shortage of major …

Recommended Reading: The influence of the 'Super Mario Bros.' soundtrack

<i>Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology and more in print and on the web. Some weeks, you'll also find short reviews of books that we think are worth your time. We hope you enjoy the read.</i><p><b>How Video Games Influenced Popular Music</b><br>by Hua Hsu<br>The New Yorker<p>Andrew …

Retrogaming

The 14 most exciting new tech products that will launch before the end of the year

Although most of these companies haven't spoken publicly about their new products yet, leaks have given us an idea of what's to come.<p>From new iPhones to the next version of Windows, here's a look at the products we can expect to see before the year's end.

2 texting tricks you didn't know you could do on your iPhone

For anyone who has an iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, or older Apple device with iOS 8, watch and learn how you can quick reply to texts.<p><i>Produced by Will Wei</i><p><b>Follow TI Video:</b>On Facebook

11 crazy fruits that will take your taste buds around the world

The world isn't just apples and oranges. There are rambutans, lychees and durians too!<p>Half of these fruits don't even look edible, but they are — and …