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We Were Just Thrust Into a New Age in Astronomy

This past fall, a paper was published by a team from the University of Nottingham that claimed our universe harbors two trillion galaxies – ten times …

Welcome to the Universe: Neil deGrasse Tyson on space and other unknowns

Can we afford a no-holds-barred approach to scientific research? Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson tells DW why, when it comes to space, or any …

Speedify 4.0 Uses Wi-Fi and Mobile Data At the Same Time for Better Speed and Reliability

iOS/Android: Speedify is a handy way to combine multiple internet connections into one mega pipe. Now, it’s even better. In 4.0, you can send …

NASA just released a haunting video of Jupiter's clouds

NASA's Juno spacecraft became the first ever to fly above and below Jupiter on Aug. 27, and at a breakneck speed of 130,000 mph.<p>Scientists say the images of the gas giant's north and south poles— the first ever taken — are "like nothing we have seen or imagined before," according to a statement …

Astronomy

These are the top IoT companies to watch and stocks to invest in

Each of the companies and startups below rates as one of our IoT companies to watch, as each one is doing something innovative and important in the IoT space. These range from IoT startups to more established IoT companies to invest in.<p>Honeywell<p>Honeywell's primary focus is in the Industrial …

Watch a tiny space rocket work

"The challenge is obtaining images of a material in the presence of such a strong electric field, which is why we turned to John Cumings at the …

Cloud With Me makes setting up and managing AWS servers easier

Nobody has ever accused AWS of being too easy to use. While Amazon’s cloud computing platform is extremely powerful and launches feature updates on an almost daily basis, all of that power comes with a lot of complexity. Even if you only want to set up a basic WordPress install on a single machine, …

15 Time Habits of the Most Productive Entrepreneurs

Here's a clear list of habits the most successful entrepreneurs have cultivated.<p>Have you ever wondered how the world's top entrepreneurs get so much done in their days? After all, they have the same 24 hour days and 7 day weeks, yet they consistently get so much more done in that time.<p>Here are 15 …

Entrepreneurship

Why I Give My Employees $1,000 to Do (Almost) Whatever They Want

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last month, one of my employees invoiced the company $300, plus tax, for French lessons. Another one billed us for a $190 real estate course. And then there was the surprise bill for $82 worth of pottery making classes. I signed off on …

Employment

20 Motivational Life-Lessons From 20 Successful People Around The World

The best way to succeed in life is to learn from the best people on earth and follow their footsteps. Here are 20 life-lessons from successful people …

Starting a new business: how to avoid failure

Many startups fail. From choosing a partner to researching the market, here are five ways to give your business the best chance<p>Running your own business can be very rewarding, but success is not always guaranteed. Businesses are most vulnerable during their early years of trading – half of all …

Small Business

How Walking Away Leads to Profit, Happiness and Success

"And what happens if you just leave?" I remember my business coach asking one afternoon when I felt particularly overwhelmed. "Won't you be able to do your job better if you take some time to care for yourself?"<p>I looked around me at the piles of work on my desk - the emails to be answered, …

This physicist has a groundbreaking idea about why life exists

Why does life exist?<p>Popular hypotheses credit a primordial soup, a bolt of lightning, and a colossal stroke of luck.<p>But if a provocative new theory is correct, luck may have little to do with it. Instead, according to the physicist proposing the idea, the origin and subsequent evolution of life …

Particles

The 25 Essential Books for Every Entrepreneur's Library

No matter what stage you’re at in the entrepreneur journey, whether you just launched your first startup or have started several successful …

Meet Geekbox, a tiny PC built for streaming that runs Android and Ubuntu

If you’re stuck deciding between a new PC to freshly install Linux on and an Android tablet, Chinese Internet retailer Geekbuying may have just the …

50 Ways Happier, Healthier and More Successful People Live on Their Own Terms

<b>1. Stop consuming caffeine</b><p>Although people think they perform better on caffeine, the truth is, they really don’t. Actually, we’ve become so dependent …

Self-improvement

13 steps anyone can take to get rich, according to a journalist who spent his career studying millionaires

Prompted by legendary businessman Andrew Carnegie, who turned a few nickels and dimes into a fortune, journalist Napoleon Hill researched more than 500 self-made millionaires over 20 years before releasing his 1937 best-seller "Think and Grow Rich."<p>"It was Mr. Carnegie's idea that the magic …

Self-improvement

Blind cave fish evolved a shrunken brain to save energy

The Mexican tetra lost its eyes - as well as a significant portion of its brain - to ensure survival in a subterranean environment<p>At some point back in deep time, a group of fish were washed into a limestone cave somewhere in northeastern Mexico. With no way out and little more than bat droppings …

Encryption might be the reason we've never heard from aliens, says Snowden

Edward Snowden thinks he might have an answer to the Fermi paradox — the cosmological puzzle of why, given that the universe is so very old and so very big, we haven't heard from any aliens yet. Speaking with Neil deGrasse Tyson on the astrophysicist's <i>StarTalk</i> podcast (the relevant section starts …

Freemium game developer reveals the dirty truths behind in-app purchases

Much has been made in recent years about the rise of the so-called “freemium” model sweeping games on mobile platforms, luring users in with free …

9 Strong Mental Habits That Successful People Never Give Up

Everyone procrastinates. Since the dawn of time, people have been putting things off.<p>Sometimes, procrastinating is harmless. Take for instance the …

Procrastination

50 habits that prove you were born to be an entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Most aspiring entrepreneurs feel it in their bones – they were born to be an entrepreneur, to the point where nothing else in life could satisfy them. …

Entrepreneurship

How to Tame the Social Media Monster

In today’s world, social media invades all parts of our lives, both personal and work-related. On the one hand, social media can seem like a big …

How Google’s Networking Infrastructure Has Evolved Over The Last 10 Years

Google today announced that it wants to fix your home Wi-Fi, but internally, it has long been working on far more complex networking issues. To connect the hundreds of thousands of machines that make up a Google data center, you can’t just use a few basic routers and switches. So to manage all the …

Windows 10 Update Reportedly Fixes Reboot Loop

Last week, Microsoft released a software update for Windows 10 known as KB 3081424. The forced software update caused many Windows 10 computers to crash repeatedly, which led to a flooding of posts on the Microsoft Support forums about the problems that KB 3081423 caused. For example, Microsoft …

7 Crucial Habits Of Successful Entrepreneurs

<b>Time For A Change</b><p>If you’ve been thinking about your financial situation recently and thought things could be a lot better, then they probably could …

Entrepreneurship

How Fitness22 is making 'millions of dollars a year' selling iPhone apps with no marketing

It's been raking in big bucks selling iPhone apps.<p>The company makes about a dozen (so far) fitness apps and charges $2 to $6 apiece for them, plus offers them in bundles for $9 to $25.<p>All told, Fitness22 — formerly known as ClearSkyApps— has wracked up 30 million downloads so far, all on iOS, and …

Apps

Think of Failure as One Side of a Pendulum

In order to succeed, you usually have to fail at some point. We know this, but failing on purpose can be a tough thing to do. It helps to understand …