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Habits to help you develop mental strength

Despite West Point Military Academy’s rigorous selection process, one in five students drop out by graduation day. A sizeable number leave the summer …

The Binge Breaker

Tristan Harris believes Silicon Valley is addicting us to our phones. He’s determined to make it stop.<p>On a recent evening in San Francisco, Tristan Harris, a former product philosopher at Google, took a name tag from a man in pajamas called “Honey Bear” and wrote down his pseudonym for the night: …

Life Sciences

Here's what one top VC firm predicts will happen to tech startups in 2017

Accel <i>is an early & growth-stage venture capital firm and is known for its investments in Facebook, Slack, and Dropbox. This is the firm's annual presentation on what the tech environment is like for founders today and what will happen in 2017, republished with permission.</i><p>This November, we gathered …

Venture Capital

38 nutrition experts tell us what they eat for breakfast

September is breakfast month in the US, but we think the most important meal of the day should be celebrated around the world.<p>Study after study shows that breakfast boosts brainpower and helps to control cravings later in the day. Lots of highly successful make sure to fuel up before they face the …

Food

Welsh teenagers learn from South Korea school swap

<b>Next week's Pisa results will reveal how Wales' education ranks among more than 70 countries, including top performers such as South Korea. But what does it take to have the best performing schools in the world?</b><b>Three Welsh teenagers swapped school life in Pembrokeshire for lessons in Gangnam,</b> …

Education

Shenzhen: The Silicon Valley of Hardware (Full Documentary) | Future Cities | WIRED

Principle — 4 Little Tricks to Share Your Idea in an Effective Prototype – Medium

<b>Principle — </b>4 Little Tricks to Share Your Idea in an Effective Prototype<p>How to prepare a clickable prototype that contains all interactions.<p>How many …

Prototypes

Exclusive Interview: How Jared Kushner Won Trump The White House

It’s been one week since Donald Trump pulled off the biggest upset in modern political history, and his headquarters at Trump Tower in New York City is a 58-story, onyx-glassed lightning rod. Barricades, TV trucks and protesters frame a fortified Fifth Avenue. Armies of journalists and …

Jared Kushner

How your brain tricks you into believing you’re the reasonable one

It’s so natural to ignore everything we disagree with<p>Few people saw Donald Trump’s victory coming, including Donald Trump. There are easy culprits to blame for the surprise win (skewed polls and fake news come to mind), but the biggest enemy might be our own egos. It’s natural to ignore everything …

Psychology

10 Exercises That Burn More Calories Than Running

Despite all its reported benefits — burning calories, reducing stress and boosting endurance, among others — running isn’t exactly everyone’s …

Exercise

Presence Capital's Phil Chen tells us why he turned down $100 million for his VR-only venture capital fund

Phil Chen is best-known as the founder of the Vive virtual reality headset at HTC. More recently, he became a managing partner at Presence Capital, a venture capital fund that only invests in VR and "augmented reality" tech startups.<p>Presence is in the process of investing $10 million in dozens of …

Virtual Reality

The Complete Lower Body Routine for More Muscle

<b>Duration</b> 2 Days<p><b>Exercises</b> 12<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Some things never change. Take squats and lunges. They’ll forever be great exercises for developing …

The real secret to Asian American success was not education

For those who doubt that racial resentment lingers in this nation, Asian Americans are a favorite talking point. The argument goes something like this: If “white privilege” is so oppressive — if the United States is so hostile toward its minorities — why do census figures show that Asian Americans …

United States

Women's Entrepreneurship Day: A Look At South Korea's Female Leaders In Tech

South Korea has had a landmark year for gender diversity in tech, with Naver and Kakao, its two biggest internet companies, promoting female executives — outpacing progress at Korean electronics giants Samsung and LG.<p>But deep divides between men and women at the top remain: Less than 10% of startup …

Entrepreneurship

15 Italian Cooking Secrets That Will Change Your Life

The beauty of learning how to cook Italian food the right way is that you don't have to go to a restaurant every time the craving strikes. From making the perfect pasta to having the essential pantry staples on hand, there are a few secrets Italian cooks always have up their sleeves that come in …

Food

Tim Wu on advertising, Donald Trump, and Google's central tragedy

Tim Wu, a law professor at Columbia University, is perhaps best known for coming up with the phrase "net neutrality." In his last book, <i>The Master Switch</i>, Wu traced the history of modern communications and media consolidation. In his new book, <i>The Attention Merchants</i>, Wu delves into the history of …

Advertising

Mark Suster-Honest Advice on Starting a Company (Entire Ta

WTF is computer vision?

Someone across the room throws you a ball and you catch it. Simple, right?<p>Actually, this is one of the most complex processes we’ve ever attempted to comprehend – let alone recreate. Inventing a machine that sees like we do is a deceptively difficult task, not just because it’s hard to make …

Computer Science

We are on the verge of a consumer M&A avalanche

If you believe in the mantra “innovate or die,” you might conclude that the largest consumer and retail brands are terminally ill. Giants like Kraft and Clorox all seem to be too slow and enslaved to shareholders to innovate. At the same time, they may be too large to perish… at least for now.<p>What …

Mergers & Acquisitions

Spotlight: Next Billion Dollar Startups 2016

Venture Capital

Introduction to Machine Learning for Developers

Today’s developers often hear about leveraging machine learning algorithms in order to build more intelligent applications, but many don’t know where …

Machine Learning

26 Delicious Korean Foods You Need In Your Life

There’s more to it than Korean BBQ.<p>1. Galbi<p><b>What is it?</b> Marinated short ribs<p>Galbi is how most people come to know Korean food (other than through Kimchi). The pear-soy marinade it’s slathered with is super sweet, slightly salty, and always addictive. Recipe here.<p>2. Yukgaejang<p><b>What is it?</b> Spicy …

Food

The extinction burst

The extinction burst is basically what happens when the tantrum's not working any longer-- it actually gets <b>worse</b> for a time before it fades away. If …

Move over Bitcoin, the blockchain is only just getting started

Bitcoin isn’t just reinventing money, it's the underlying platform being used to build a huge and versatile trust network<p>Subscribe to WIRED<p><b>It's easy to think we've reached peak Bitcoin, but the blockchain</b> at the heart of cryptocurrencies contains the seeds of something revolutionary.<p>The blockchain …

Bitcoin

The Only Entrepreneurship Lesson You Need (with Do/Don’t Reading List)

When I was first getting into entrepreneurship, I asked Mark Cuban what he read or studied to learn how to start and build businesses. His …

Entrepreneurship

WTF is CRISPR?

Say you’ve inherited a rare genetic mutation that guarantees you’ll get a certain form of cancer by the time you reach 50 years of age.<p>And that this is most likely how you are going to die. But what if I told you this cancer gene, passed down from generation to generation, can be snipped out of …

Genetics

Why do today’s parents find potty training so tough?

'I just hate it,” said my friend. “I’d rather clean festival Portaloos. Potty training is just… pants.” To be fair to her, she and her two-year-old son had just returned from a shopping expedition that led to the local supermarket being renamed “poo Tesco”.<p>Across the UK it seems that increasing …

Parenting

What you need to know about startup boards

Every company has a board of directors — but few founders and entrepreneurs give the matter of board composition much thought.<p>Samer has been on five startup boards and has founded and served on the boards of two of his own companies; Adam is a corporate partner at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, …

Startups

Welcome to the hardtech era

Good news, my friends! The day we have all ostentatiously longed for has arrived. I come to announce that the days of sugar water are over. The era of SoLoMo photo apps, messaging copycats, new niche social networks, “Uber for X”, and on-demand delivery of artisanal civet coffee is behind us at …

Startups