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Psychedelic Freedom

13 Wholesome Recipes for the Mid-Holiday Detox

Give yourself a pat on the back. You've made in through Thanksgiving, the ultimate food-centric holiday, with hopefully minimal cooking disasters, quibbles about politics, and general family drama. But now you've got a new problem: it's called a food hangover, and it's mental as well as physical. …

Tips to Navigate New Tax Laws, Changes to W-2 and 1099

Preparing for tax season is something individuals need to think about more than just once a year, especially since it seems that every year brings …

Finance

Small Business Accounting Software Reviews

Top Social Media and Blog Posts: How Even the Smallest Startups Can Project a Professional Image. Entrepreneur. http://bit.ly/2puOwHu How to Monetize …

Small Business

Pros Cons of the Windows 8.1 Upgrade

<b>From the Bleeding Edge blog.</b><p>I have now downloaded and installed the official 2.5-Gigabyte Windows 8.1 upgrade/fix/enhancement to the much-maligned …

Software

Minimum Wage of $15 Per Hour? Is Your City Or State Next?

A town in Washington state may have just voted for a minimum wage of $15 per hour. If this was any other small town of its size, it might go …

Middle-class

Don't Forget the Tax Breaks for SUVs, Trucks and Vans

As you know, skimpy federal income tax depreciation allowances generally apply to passenger autos used for business (IRC Sec. 280F). These are the …

Income Tax

Tool Helps Test Effects of Healthcare Law on Businesses

Thomson Reuters has released a new Affordable Care Act (ACA) analysis tool for tax and employee benefits professionals. The Web-based ACA Decision …

Health Care

Congressman Files Bill to Repeal Federal Income Tax

Nov. 18 -- WASHINGTON -- One of Oklahoma's Representatives in the U.S. Congress, Jim Bridenstine, has filed legislation that could lead to repeal of …

Income Tax

Want to Help Typhoon Haiyan Victims? IRS Warns of Potential Scams

WASHINGTON ? The Internal Revenue Service has issued a consumer alert about possible scams taking place in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan. On Nov. 8, …

Identity Theft

Intuit Launches New App Store, Offers Free QuickBooks Online API

Nov. 19, 2013 <b>-</b> Intuit Inc. is making it easier for third-party developers to build new apps for QuickBooks Online and simpler for customers to find …

Apps

Pinterest

How to Skip the Regular Airport Security Line and Get on the Elite One

It sucks when you're stuck at the back of a huge, winding line for regular people, while "elite" travelers get to zip through their priority access …

How To Generate Electricity With A Bicycle [Video]

DIY hurricane survival<p>Hurricane Sandy left 7 million people without power. Chris Hackett, a Brooklyn-based artist who converts trash into useful objects, wants to help people prepare for the next power outage by teaching the finer points of homemade generator construction. In just under six …

Cerego Hacks Your Personal Learning Style to Help You Remember Anything

Cerego today launches a tool that aims to help us actually retain what we’re learning.<p>It’s an educational product that caters to the individual …

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How To Decide What Ideas To Prototype

Instead of defaulting to groupthink, writes Google Ventures’ Jake Knapp, make sure you have the buy-in of the higher-ups–or you might regret it later.<p>[<i>Editor’s note: This is the fifth in a series of seven posts on running your own Google Ventures design sprint. Read the first part here, the second</i> …

Design

Simple Split Testing Techniques To Improve Your Website

Many small businesses that get leads through internet marketing efforts could improve their conversion rates by optimizing their landing pages. The most effective way to do so is to split test your landing pages and see how your traffic reacts to different elements on your page.<p>I have been doing a …

Smart Scaling: How to find the right technical cofounder

This post is part of a series brought to you by TriNet. VentureBeat is collaborating with TriNet to discuss smart scaling for growing businesses and best practices for managing growth. As always, VentureBeat is adamant about maintaining editorial credibility.<p>So you’ve got a great idea. Maybe you’re …

9 Insider Tips to Promote Your App

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Jonathan Saragossi is the founder of IM Creator, a free website builder, and AppSite, an editor and website collection for promoting mobile applications. Jonathan is also a UX and marketing consultant for major startups including Any.Do and Playscape. You can contact him by email or</i> …

YC-Backed One Month Rails Teaches You How To Build Your Startup While You Learn To Code

If you build it, they will come. But what if you don’t know how to build it?<p>That was the problem facing Mattan Griffel, founder of a new YC-backed startup called One Month Rails that is launching today.<p>“I didn’t study computer science or anything, but I had this great idea for a startup,” he said. …

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Here’s what you need to know about the future of gesture-based UI design

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Smartphone screens across the globe are embracing clean design in an effort to feature content on high-end pixel real estate. …

9 Great Reasons to Start a Company | Inc.com

Since this is supposed to be the generation of the entrepreneur, there's no shortage of advice on how or why you should or shouldn't start a company. And therein lies the rub. The vast majority of it is spectacularly bad advice.<p>I've spent my entire career working with hundreds of founders, venture …

Entrepreneurship

How to Build a Website: 4 Tools to Try | Inc.com

There is no excuse for this one.<p>Recently, a survey by a marketing company called Yodel found that 52 percent of small businesses still do not have a website. (They interviewed a sample size of about 300 companies.) On top of that, 56 percent of businesses surveyed also do not use any means to …

Web Design