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10 Inventions That Shaped The Workplace

From cubicles to comfy chairs, these innovations had a lasting impact on office life.<p>1. Otis Elevator, 1857<p>The Otis Elevator Company installed the first public version of its newfangled invention inside New York department store E.V. Haughwout, which helped convince people it was safe to use.<p><b>The</b> …

Time Inc. is launching its own influencer marketing network with help from Speakr

Time Inc. is getting into the influencer marketing business in a bigger way, with a new offering called Time Inc. Connect.<p>This influencer network will be “powered by” startup Speakr; as explained to me by Time Inc.’s senior vice president of digital business development and business operations …

Which Workout You Should Try This Year Based on Your Zodiac Sign

It's always a good time to start experimenting with new workouts — especially ones that speak to your soul. And by soul we mean zodiac sign! Play into your personality with styles of exercise that were meant for you. Which workout is right for you? Scroll through to find your sign!

Astrology

Samsung begins mass production of first 14nm wearable processor

Samsung has announced that the company has begun mass production of the industry’s first 14-nanometer FinFET application processor designed specifically for the wearables market. The dual core processor is called the Exynos 7 Dual 7270, and comes packed with an integrated LTE modem for wireless …

Electronics Industry

'Kind of like Battlestar Galactica': Elon Musk details his plans for getting to Mars

Once Elon Musk’s SpaceX starts launching its Interplanetary Transport System (ITS) rockets to Mars, it will take “40 to 100 years to achieve a fully …

Indus Waters Treaty: Modi's offensive can wreak unspeakable havoc for Pakistan

Don't be fooled by the official line that India took on Monday that it would stand by the infamous Indus Waters Treaty. If you read between lines, …

India

Microsoft and Adobe are teaming up against Salesforce and Oracle

Under the terms of this partnership, Adobe will be bringing business software tools like Adobe Marketing Cloud, Adobe Creative Cloud, and Adobe Document Cloud to Microsoft Azure — Microsoft's cloud computing service, where customers can punch in a credit card and get access to functionally …

Coconut Oil Hair Treatment - Health and Wellness

Coconut Oil Hair Treatment<p>Try using healthy fats for beauty with this rich hair treatment.<p>• 2 tablespoons coconut oil<br>• 2 tablespoons raw honey<br>• 1 …

Coconut

Widgets in iOS 10: Notifications, streaming videos, 3D Touch and more

Widgets got a big upgrade in iOS 10; here's what you need to know.<p>Apple's use of the term "widgets" may not match what Android users consider a widget, but at the end of the day the two distinct approaches serve the same purpose: To provide snippets of information at a glance.<p>With iOS 10, widgets …

Widgets

G20 summit: 8 photos of Narendra Modi and Barack Obama that are giving us serious BFF goals

One of the unlikeliest relationships that has emerged after Modi’s rise to power is warm comradeship with US President Barack Obama. The two look …

Yes, Technically, Drinking Cold Water Burns More Calories—But There's A Catch

If you're wondering whether drinking cold water to lose weight is a good idea, you're in the right place. Welcome to another installment of …

Here's how WhatsApp could disrupt healthcare

WhatsApp's global cross-platform rollout of end-to-end encryption could incentivize more US doctors to use the messaging service to communicate with patients or colleagues, according to Cello Health Insight (cited by Fortune).<p>This could vastly improve the reach and speed of communication between …

Apps

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 …

Internet of Things

Rethink What You Drink – Consume These 3 Detox Drinks!

Detox drinks are truly beneficial for your health and beauty. To consume detox drinks means to rethink what you drink and avoid beverages that can be bad for your weight and overall health. In fact, when it comes to weight loss, there is no lack of diets promising quick results. There are numerous …

What Salesforce’s acquisition of Quip means for enterprise software startups

Jon Lee Contributor<p>Jon Lee is the co-founder and CEO of ProsperWorks.<p>A new player has entered the enterprise productivity race. For decades, Microsoft reigned as the market leader in enterprise productivity — until Google pushed into the space with Google Apps. Now, with the acquisition of Quip, …

Lose Belly Fat Faster In 3 Easy Steps

Got a problem with stubborn belly fat?<p><i>Not for long!</i><p>Check out this <i>Fit 411</i> episode where I share 3 simple tips you can start doing right now to help …

5 Ways To Boost Your Gut Health & Fight Inflammation

Whether you're struggling with stubborn belly fat or the smarting twinge of knee pain, you're likely dealing with low-level inflammation's effects …

Wellness

Science Just Proved That Being Single Is Better for Your Health

No offense to Bey, but you don’t have to spend your single days doggedly hunting down a man who’ll “put a ring on it.” Being single can be kind of awesome: You don’t have to share your fave dishes (delish meals for one, comin’ right up), don’t go broke from dating and have plenty of binge-watchable …

5-Day Bodybuilding Schedule for Men

One of the most popular bodybuilding workout schedules is a five-day split, in which you train one of five parts of your body on a each day of the …

The Best Snacks To Eat After Strength Training

After you finish working out, your body is in a state of recovery. You probably feel tired, and that's because you are tired. Your muscles are …

8 Powerful Morning Routines of Ultra-Confident People

How to give yourself an espresso shot of confidence as soon as you wake up<p>Exceptionally confident people weren't born that way--they got there by making it a habit and flexing their confidence muscles daily.<p>The ultra-confident know that just like when you skip your breakfast, you won't get very far …

How To Lose Belly Fat - Hint, No Cardio, Situps, or Diet - Lose 4 Inches of Belly Fat in 26 Days

You want something new and exciting... and that's what I have for you. Here's how to lose belly fat (specifically - lose 4 inches of belly fat in 26 …

The One Drink You Should Have Every Morning (It's Not Lemon Water)

For most people, the first thing they drink when they wake up is a cup of coffee. After all, it tastes great and the caffeine provides a nice buzz to …

Wellness

A Gaining Muscle Diet - 5 Essential Foods

A gaining muscle diet is an important part of your bodybuilding regime. Without the right sorts of foods and the right amount of calories your body …

The tick-tock story of how LinkedIn shopped itself to Microsoft, Salesforce and Google

How the $26 billion deal went down.<p>Most Securities and Exchange Commission filings are dry affairs. LinkedIn’s latest, a proxy statement that details its acquisition by Microsoft and the interest of four other suitors, is a lively one!<p>Paperwork after mergers and acquisitions do tend to be lively — …

Data integration software company Talend files to raise $86 million in IPO

Talend, a startup with data integration software that simplifies the process of aggregating multiple data sets for later analysis, today filed to raise $86 million in an initial public offering (IPO).<p>Lead underwriters include Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan, Barclays, and Citigroup.<p>In an interview with …

Venture Capital

This app turns your boring run into an action movie

<i>BetaList features the newest startups. Today, we take a closer look at Tracks, an app that turns your boring run into an action movie. Submit your startup to get featured.</i><p>Please describe Tracks and how it works<p>Tracks is an app for runners that provides a dynamic auditory narrative.<p>When running, the …

Action Movies

The Ongoing Evolution in the SEO Industry

According to Google, a media outlet that has old content is akin to selling out-of-date food at a grocery store. It’s a big no-no and, if caught perpetrating this type of content, it will be punished by receiving a significant drop in search engine visibility – and rightly so.<p><b>Falling Off the First</b> …

SEO