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17 Startup Founders on How to Become Insanely Successful

Here's what it takes to launch a business, from those who have been there before.

Startups

Eventbrite Adds Suport for Reserved Seating

Ticketing startup Eventbrite today added a major new feature to its platform with the addition of reserved seating options for ticket sellers.<p>Previously, Eventbrite only dealt in general admission tickets, but now you’ll be able to sell specific seats for your events. A Web tool allows hosts to …

Stopping Employees From Jumping Ship is Easier Than You Think (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you were told that the only thing stunting the growth of your business was your employee engagement level, would you believe it? Would you even know how to measure engagement or analyze the consequences disengagement has on your …

Employee Engagement

Google Ordered to Remove 'Innocence of Muslims' From YouTube

An appeals court ordered Google to remove all copies of the infamous "Innocence of Muslims" from YouTube, a shoddy anti-Islamic video that spurred …

Telecommuting: 7 Tools to Help Your Employees Stay Productive and Motivated

<b>By Michael Gutman</b><p><i>Part III of III</i><p>Telecommuting has huge social and environmental benefits but how do telecommuters stay productive and connected all …

How Does Your Memory Work?

Badly, perhaps. But even if you struggle to recall information on a daily basis, all our brains are wired in much the same way—and it requires quite …

Read Satya Nadella's first letter to employees as Microsoft's CEO

CEO calls for focus as he warns that "our industry does not respect tradition — it only respects innovation."<p>It's official, Satya Nadella is Microsoft's next CEO, and on his first day on the job he's sent a letter to the whole staff. In the letter, Nadella speaks of what he thinks makes Microsoft a …

Healthy Foods for a Better Workout

The 10 Best Fitness Foods for Women<p>Add these super foods to your diet for a better workout and even better results<p>iStockphoto/Thinkstock<p>Avocados<p>The cholesterol-lowering monounsaturated fat in these green health bombs can help keep your body strong and pain free. University of Buffalo researchers …

Google reportedly acquires Bitspin, maker of Timely app

Formerly a paid offering, the Android alarm clock is now listed as free at the Google Play store.<p>Google has acquired Bitspin, according to an announcement by the maker of the Android alarm clock app Timely.<p>The Zurich-based company's announcement did not make it clear whether the company had been …

Google Play

Top 10 Apps and Services That Are More Than Meets the Eye

Some apps do one thing, and they do it well. Others have a host of clever, hidden uses that you might have never thought of on your own. Here are our …

Apps

CyanogenMod 11 M2 release going out now for 65 devices

Monthly snapshot releases of CyanogenMod 11 are now available for many popular devices, after the CM team kicked off the rollout of the monthly snapshot release CM11 M2.<p>Monthly snapshots are intermediary releases between nightlies and release candidates aimed at users that want early access to new …

Android News

The 3 Best Ways to Lose Weight According to Science

If you ask a diet expert about the best ways to lose weight, you're likely to get a wide range of answers. So dieters often spend hours online trying …

How to setup Remote Desktop for Windows 8 Pro on your Android or iOS device

Do you need remote access to your home or work Windows 8 (or 8.1) computer? Well it’s not all that hard to setup. Microsoft recently released their …

Animal Loses Head But Remembers Everything

When I first saw this," says cell biologist Alejandro Sanchez Alvarado, "it was with total amazement."<p>This is a worm. It's called a planarian. It's about an inch long, and you'll find it gliding along the bottoms of rivers and ponds all over the world. It's very flat, like a moving bit of pasta — …

15 Million Students Learned to Program This Week, Thanks to Hour of Code

Hour of Code, a five-day-old initiative to get kids to take programming tutorials during Computer Science Education Week, will soon reach 15 million …

Online Education

How To Blow Like A Pro: 10 Don’ts Of Giving Blowjobs

After writing Giving My First Blowjob, I realized how often fellatio is a topic of conversation in my life (SHOCKING considering the number of times …

Ways to Make His Penis Feel Bigger

<b>Do Some Down-There Exercises</b><br>By flexing your kegel muscles during sex, you’ll create more friction—which means you’ll feel your man more intensely during the action. And for even more moves that will amp up your pleasure, try these exercises for hotter sex.<p><b>Encourage Him to Lay Off the Solo Sex</b><br>When a …

Muscle

Popping A Baby Out Like A Cork, And Other Birth Innovations

An invention to help with obstructed labor has turned some heads — and not just because the idea came from a party trick on YouTube.<p>The Odon Device, created by Argentine car mechanic Jorge Odon, guides a folded plastic sleeve around the baby's head. A little bit of air is then pumped between the …

Mt.Gox Launches Bitcoins.com To Explain What The Heck A Bitcoin Is

It’s Thanksgiving! And, judging by the fact that you read tech blogs, you’re probably at least a bit of a geek. Know what that means? Today’s the day you get to answer all of your extended family’s tech questions! Hurrah!<p>For the last few years, that’s probably meant explaining the difference …

Let's talk about sex...

The national sex survey is carried out every decade<p><b>When public health chief Prof John Ashton recently suggested the age of consent should be reduced to 15, he was quickly slapped down.</b><p>Downing Street issued an immediate rebuttal of the idea and deputy prime minister Nick Clegg and Labour MPs soon …

Downing Street

10 OpenCourseWare Sites for a Free Education

10 Best OpenCourseWare Sites<p>1. MIT<p>2. OpenCourseWare Consortium<p>3. Yale<p>4. Open.Michigan<p>5. Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health<p>6. Harvard …

August secures $8M for its Yves Behar-designed smart lock

Your front door is about to get a lot smarter, prettier, and more-connected.<p>Back in May, home automation startup August announced the August smart lock, an inconspicuous but well-designed device developed in part by Jawbone’s Yves Behar. Bluetooth-enabled, the August smart lock lets owners send …

Great Oral Sex

8 Ways to Spice Up Oral Sex<p>Going down is about to get even better<p>You probably have a ton of favorite positions when it comes to sex, but what about foreplay? If your pre-sex routine is feeling, well, routine, it’s time to get creative with your mouth moves. Take a page (or eight!) out of the <i>Men’s</i> …

Get the KitKat launcher now

Can't wait for the new look and feel of Android 4.4 to hit your phone? Here's how to get the home screen launcher of KitKat right now.<p>For most, getting your hands on Android 4.4 (KitKat) involves either buying a<p>Nexus 5or waiting for your carrier to give their blessing on an over-the-air update. …

Android News
Mobile Technology

Mozilla's Lightbeam for Firefox Add-on Shows How Sites Are Tracking Us

Mozilla, makers of the Firefox browser, has released an add-on called Lightbeam for Firefox which presents a visualization of your browsing history and analyzes which applications are tracking or monitoring you online and how they are connected.<p>The company had previously released an experimental …

IELTS Weekly with Pauline Cullen

<b>I am slowly finishing off Chapter 7 of my free book, which is about IELTS writing. I am sharing the first section here, dealing with writing task 1.</b> …

Bunkr Unveils New Major Version Of Its PowerPoint Killer

French startup Bunkr just released a new major version of its presentation web app in partnership with Etamin Studio. It still is a fully responsive HTML5 web app that works seamlessly on your computer, phone or tablet. Yet, it was redesigned from the ground up and the new user experience should …