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Clams Casino releases his third and final Instrumental Mixtape that you can download right now

The end of the year is approaching, which means it’s time for another mixtape from Clams Casino, the producer whose soundscapes are to hip-hop …

SNL is NOT the Only Option

There is a reason why people are now demanding that <i>SNL</i> be more diverse. It isn't just because for the first time in <i>SNL</i> history, the show has gone more than five years without a woman of color. It's also been five years that there hasn't been another sketch show with a diverse ensemble cast. For 19 …

Here’s How Much Money TV Writers Make

<i>Gawker</i> has a nice look at how much money TV writers make up today, with detailed info on pay levels for writers across cable and network TV. The …

Beyoncé Admits to Being a Member of the Illuminati

In yesterday's much-anticipated interview with Oprah, Beyoncé finally admitted she was a member of the New World Order, also known as the Illuminati.<p>Rumors have swirled since the episode's taping; many fans wondered why Oprah never questioned the star about her alleged Illuminati ties and commented …

Urban Culture

David Guttenfelder's Instagrams from North Korea

As mobile photography becomes an increasingly reputable medium, Associated Press photographer David<p>As mobile photography becomes an increasingly reputable medium, Associated Press photographer David Guttenfelder has just won <i>TIME Magazine</i>‘s “Instagram Photographer of the Year” award. Guttenfelder …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

NFL<p>A very candid conversation with the Philadelphia Eagles star defensive back.<p>By Clay Skipper1 day agoView More<p>Style<p>Just ask these rising …

Hunting for habits: Keying in on smart design to make an irresistible product

Recently, I launched Product Hunt, a daily leaderboard of the best new products, with Nathan Bashaw, a programmer, designer and developer. As two …

How Airbnb’s Founder Conquered The “Trough Of Sorrow” With Enlightened Empathy

In the early days of a new company there are problems. It’s inevitable. Maybe there are no customers, you realize everything you thought they knew is completely wrong, or, everyone thinks your idea is crazy.<p>“What they call this in the lifecycle of an idea is the trough of sorrow,” says Joe Gebbia, …

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Start Strong: Your Plan for the First 100 Days of 2014 | Inc.com

Each new President creates a plan for “The First 100 Days”. It sets the tone for an incoming President. The 100 Day Plan is a must for the leaders of the free world. As leaders of your own worlds, shouldn’t you also have a 100 day plan to set the tone for your 2014 “term”?<p>If you want to reach your …

Typing

Dear Santa: A Letter From a Nice Jewish Girl

Shalom Santa,<p>My name Is Jennifer Sara Glantz. You may scratch your head in fatigue and wonder about why my name does not sound familiar, or why you've never seen my name on a naughty or a nice list, and that's because I'm Jewish and in my culture the only list that has value is the food shopping …

The Trick That Can Double (Or Quadruple) Your Memory

Want to improve your memory? Then turn large batches of information into chunks–here’s how.<p>How did an average-IQ undergraduate manage to be able to instantly remember seven random phone numbers?<p>Cambridge neuroscientist Daniel Bor explains the process in <i>The Ravenous Brain.</i> The student had …

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How Brands Can Best Partner with Tween YouTube Stars

YouTube star Blair Fowler has been a longtime fan of L’Oreal mascara, often referencing it in her beauty tutorials and other videos throughout the years. L’Oreal approached Blair to create a video about the contest they were hosting as a means of driving more engagement to their promotional contest …

10 Startups to Watch in 2014

If you only focus on the multi-billion dollar valuations of young companies like Pinterest, Uber and Snapchat, you might assume 2013 has been a very …

The Shifting Ways In Which We’ll Interact With Mobile Apps

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> <i>Semil Shah works on product for Swell, is a</i> TechCrunch <i>columnist, and an investor. He blogs at Haywire, and you can follow him on Twitter at @semil.</i><p>‘Tis the season to reorganize the apps on my iPhone. With iOS 7 and the shift from spotlight search to swipe-down-to-search for apps, I’ve …

The Secrets of the World's Most Successful Mobile Apps

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There's hard work. And then there's luck. But there's also that something else that makes all the difference. And it's that edge that differentiates the most successful apps from the rest of them.<p>Of course, there's one thing that you …

Apps

5 Tips to Take Control of Your Inbox

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Over the last year, I’ve been waging a war on complaints about email. As CEO of a fashion resale startup, I get a lot of email – but, to be honest, no one cares how much email I get. Just like no one cares about how much email you get.<p>The …

Productivity

A College 'Trep's Plans for 2014

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Editor's note: Erik Wahl will be the keynote speaker at Entrepreneur's annual Growth Conference on Jan. 22, 2014, in New Orleans. Attendance is free, but register now to save your spot. You'll learn success secrets from Wahl and other</i> …

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