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40 Years Later, Steve Jobs' Success Secrets Still Apply To Aspiring Leaders

Contrary to business mythology Apple did not start in a garage 40 years ago. On April 1, 1976, Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak and Ron Wayne founded Apple in the spare bedroom of Jobs’ parents house. As the orders rolled in they moved to the kitchen table, followed by the garage. Remarkably, the same …

Steve Jobs

The Prettiest Use for Your Bathroom’s Useless Cup Holder

I learned how to cup my hands to drink water from a spout at roughly 2 3/4 years old. If you are an exceptional human like me and also have a vintage metal contraption drilled into your bathroom wall for holding a cup, you are every renter in New York City—congratulations!<p>So you—we—are in need of a …

Design

23 Tips from the Experts for Making Your Garden Grow

The decision to begin a garden feels a bit what I imagine the decision to skydive or bungee jump feels like: You're excited! You have a vision! You make arrangements for the day you'll do the skydiving/bungee-jumping/gardening deed and then it comes, and you approach the edge of the plane …

Gardening

Beware 2018, when the next perfect banking storm may hit

by Christopher Langner<p>Those looking for when the next financial crisis might be should set a reminder for January 1, 2018.<p>That's when a host of new …

How the Founder of Four Seasons Stumbled Into the Hotel Business

<i>Isadore Sharp knew nothing about the hospitality industry when he started building hotels in 1961. But he had an instinct for what customers wanted</i> …

Simple DIY Graywater Systems for the House and Garden

Just to make sure everyone is up to speed, graywater is waste water from household uses, such as washing the dishes, doing laundry or taking a bath, …

Eggspressos Are Espresso Shots Served in Chocolate Easter Eggs, Obviously

Australia's enthusiasm for Easter-themed novelty sweets cannot be denied: First came the Cadbury Creme Egg McFlurry, and now coffee enthusiasts Down Under are going nuts for eggspressos — coffee served inside chocolate Easter eggs.<p>This chocolatey creation sure to rival the sugar content of any …

Origin – The Ultimate Coffee Brew Stand

The specialty coffee movement has grown massively over the last few years, but when I tried to find a coffee brew stand for my Aeropress I found …

How to Bake the Best Bread With and Without a Bread Machine

<i>This piece originally appeared on Fix.com.</i><p>Nothing beats the comfort, taste and smell of fresh-baked bread. Unfortunately, making bread can be labor …

Paris gets sausages and steaks 24/7 from vending machine

PARIS (AP) — With their beloved baguette already available 24 hours a day, it seems only logical that Parisians can now get the Bayonne ham and Basque pate that goes so well with the bread from the first meat vending machine installed in the French capital.<p>In a city filled with small shops where …

DIY molecular gastronomy: York student shows how, and it's beautiful

<i>Each week, we seek expert advice to help a small or medium-sized business overcome a key issue.</i><p>Ilan Kogan wants to teach you how to amaze dinner guests with hot ice cream, exploding cocktails, powdered butter and blueberry juice caviar. But he’s no wannabe celebrity chef angling for a TV show. In …

Cheese

NASA To Set Fire In Space In New Experiment

NASA is once again pushing the envelope with plans to test the effects of a large fire in space by setting off a blaze inside an orbiting unmanned …

27 Creative Living Decors To Adorn Your Home

Are you looking for some unique decor ideas for your sweet home? How about a living decor? Lets do indoor gardening and home decoration at the same …

All-female pilot crew land maiden flight in Saudi Arabia

The Royal Brunei Airlines' first all-female pilot crew have completed their maiden flight, landing in Jeddah in Saudi Arabia.<p>The crew, made up of …

Sydney is too expensive for young people to take a risk on a good idea

The world is full of bright young people building spiffy websites and nifty apps. They're skipping the stability of traditional employment to code in …

Nutella Is a Pretty Great Fire Starter

As it turns out, everyone's favorite hazelnut spread can do more than just satisfy a sweet tooth. Next time you're camping and need help getting that fire going, just reach for your to-go stash of Nutella — and don't forget the potassium permanganate.<p>For today's edition of ,"Wow, that's weird," a …

Nutella

Naomi Simson on the one thing entrepreneurs should do if they want to grow their company - SmartCompany

Entrepreneurs have two ears but only one mouth for a reason, according to RedBalloon founder and <i>Shark Tank</i> investor Naomi Simson.<p>Speaking at the Sage …

Is it piracy? How students access academic resources

Academic textbooks are expensive and the cost of textbooks globally has continued to rise alarmingly even as other educational resources have become …

Higher Education

Rapid melt of New Zealand glaciers ends hikes onto them

FRANZ JOSEF GLACIER, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand is renowned for its wondrous scenery, and among the country's top tourist attractions are two glaciers that are both stunning and unusual because they snake down from the mountains to a temperate rain forest, making them easy for people to walk up …

New Melbourne-Sydney fast rail pitch to Malcolm Turnbull

A fast train plan to link Melbourne and Sydney will be pitched to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at a meeting on Thursday.<p>Consolidated Land and Rail …

10 Great Irish Whiskeys to Sip This St. Patrick's Day

To hell with green beer.<p>Irish whiskey is too often underrated and relegated to the shot glass. We find that almost as unacceptable as green beer. So, instead of slamming back something from the well this Thursday, why not take your time and actually sip some top-notch liquid from the Emerald Isle? …

Alcohol

IKEA launches indoor garden that can grow food all year-round

If you’ve always wanted to grow your own veggies and herbs, but don’t have a yard where you can set up a garden, IKEA has the perfect product for …

Gardening

9 Surprising Things You Can Freeze in Ice Cube Trays

<i>This piece originally appeared on PureWow.</i><p>"Grab and go" is kind of our M.O. That’s why we’re stocking up on ice cube trays, because there’s <i>so</i> much …

Recipes

Bartenders Want You to Drink Fireball

Bartenders love to recommend the cinnamon-flavored spirit.<p>If you ask a bartender for a drink recommendation, you might expect something classic and a …

What is Tapioca, Anyway?

That is the question I asked myself in the dry goods section of my grocery store, surveying the shelf of tapioca products. We're likely best acquainted with tapioca in the form of tapioca pudding, or as the gummy pearls swimming at the bottom of our bubble tea, or as something we stir a spoonful of …

Baking