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Grand Theft Auto 5: Official Trailer

Samsung Beats Apple To Smart Watch Starting Line With Galaxy Gear

Samsung will launch their first smart watch, dubbed the Galaxy Gear, on September 4.<p>The rumor mill telegraphed this one all the way back in February 2012, when alleged screenshots of a minimal mobile OS emerged on a Korean message board. The screens indicated a 500×500 resolution and a black and …

The 5 Must-Have Qualities Of The Modern Employee

A few weeks ago I wrote an article covering the 5 Must-Have Qualities Of The Modern Manager. However it’s not just the managers that need to adapt and evolve to the changing workplace; it’s also the non-managerial employees. As I mentioned in the previous article dramatic changes in the way we work …

The Five Best Tricks To Remember Names

It’s one of my personal frustrations that I am naturally terrible at remembering names. I place great value on truly connecting with other people, and I know one of the simplest ways you can make someone feel recognized is to remember and speak their name. Plus, let’s face it, blanking on someone’s …

40 Things To Say Before You Die

Before you’re sprawled on your deathbed, there are some things you really have to say. They’re not complicated. They’re not poetry.<p>They’re just short sentences with big meaning.<p>I hope they get you talking.<p><b>40</b> <b><br>“I wonder.”</b><p>Give yourself time to think so the time you spend doing things will be better …

Is Sex the Key to Success?

Sure, sex burns calories. But a new study suggests that it puts money in your wallet, too. The Institute for the Study of Labor, an independent …

South Korean Tutor Makes $4 Million A Year. Can You?

South Korean tutor Kim Ki-Hoon earns $4 million a year, according to Amanda Ripley, writing in the Wall Street Journal. He earns the near equivalent of an average NBA player’s salary by teaching English – primarily via paid Internet video – in the nation’s omnipresent hagwons, or private, …

Four Extreme Leadership Principles Of A Navy SEAL

Have you ever felt like making a comparison between entrepreneurship and extreme competitive sports? If so, you’re not the first. My team member Adam Torkildson drew my attention this week to someone he met through his interest in extreme fitness–Mark DeLisle, a former Navy SEAL and current fitness …

Seven Leadership Tips From Breaking Bad's Vince Gilligan

Vince Gilligan is to nice as Lindsay Lohan is to crazy.<p>That’s the kind of analogy that surfaces in every discussion about the showrunner of Breaking Bad, which premieres its final eight-episode run tonight. And that happy talk sells Gilligan—and the show he created–short.<p>Sure, there’s more than a …

If a seemingly sweet old lady named Sybil tweeted at you asking which super powers you wish you had, would you answer her? Researchers reveal the personality traits that make people most likely to interact with a Twitter bot. http://bit.ly/19f9n6g

Learning To Learn Faster (Part III): The Amazing Sekou Andrews

For the past few blogs, we’ve been covering lessons learned at Jim Kwik and Tony Hsieh’s most recent SuperheroYou/Downtown Vegas event<p>The central idea behind this event and SuperheroYou is straightforward: If knowledge is power, then learning is a superpower, and if learning is a superpower then …

Paradise or Oblivion (Documentary) - The Venus Project

A documentary about the root causes of the systemic value disorders and detrimental symptoms caused by our current established system. <b>The film</b> …

10 rules for managing your penis

In light of the "cock au vin" story, here is my guide to what <i>not</i> to do with your penis.<p><b>1)</b> <b>Do not involve your penis in sexting</b> if you are public figure with a penchant for extramarital affairs. Pictures of the engorged members of members of parliament will leak. Look at Peter Dowling, the Queensland …

The 25 Most Meaningful Jobs That Pay Well

Maybe your job pays really well, but you don’t necessarily feel good about the work you do. Perhaps your job makes the world a better place, but your paycheck doesn’t satisfy.<p>Payscale.com recently found that some lucky professionals have best of <i>both</i> worlds.<p>The site, which lets users compare their …

NWA: 'Our raps are documentary. We don't take sides'

In south central Los Angeles, Ice Cube, chief rapper with NWA, is handing out a few tips on how to get the best out of the neighbourhood. It is a hot weekday morning but the porches of the wooden bungalows that line the street are empty and the air is strangely quiet.<p>"If you sat on this porch at …

Successful Founders Share 4 Must-Have Skills To Bolster Any Career

Every career is different. But some skills cut across all of them. Here are four.<p>Some skills may be awesome but not in demand: While a sonnet might take your breath away, iambic pentameter doesn’t have a high market demand. But some skills by any industry are wanted just as sweetly–and as founders …

12 Reasons Why Rick Rubin's An Almighty Badass http://ow.ly/nG5xg

Best Gifts For College Students

Looking for the best gifts for college students? Behold a bunch of excellent options, at a bunch of different prices.<p>What do they need to make the dorm feel more like home? What do they need to make studying and “homework” a little easier? What do they need to make those precious few hours (yeah, …

Hashtag games on Twitter are often born of simple ideas. Somebody with a sizable amount of followers tosses #depressingsitcoms into the digital ring, and suddenly thousands of people are concurrently explaining that Nobody Loves Raymond. The Tumblr Rappers & Cereal seems to be cut from a similar cloth as the enterprise of hashtag gaming, only with the benefit of a visual element to kick it up a notch. http://f-st.co/rLIothi

The 2013 Forbes Fictional 15

You’re not imagining it: The rich do keep getting richer. Even the fictionally rich.<p>Each year Forbes calculates the net worth of the wealthiest characters from novels, movies, television and games, constructing portfolios based on those stories, and valuing them using real-world commodity and share …

'Civilization V: Brave New World' Review (PC)

<i>‘Civilization V: Brave New World’ is a surprisingly deep yet accessible expansion.</i><p><i>Civilization V: Brave New World</i> is a game-changer. Specifically, it’s an end-game changer, giving the original game an entirely new and more robust third act.<p>New civilizations and World Wonders have been added, and an …

The Six Rules of Personal Success

Of all human abilities, one stands out, the ability to see the <i>Big Picture</i>, the things that are important in life, and not to be distracted by small, trivial, and irrelevant things; the intelligence to separate the message from the background noise.<p>‘The Big Picture’ is about the grand goals; the big …

Did Goyer reveal the title for Batman/Superman?

Whilst the internet was busy breaking with the announcement that Batman and Superman will be sharing the big screen in 2015 for the first time, some …

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Real Madrid Tops The World's Most Valuable Sports Teams

Real Madrid has been a giant of European soccer for the past century, racking up a record 32 La Liga titles and nine UEFA Champions League trophies. The club’s success has fueled a global following and attracted superstar players over the last 20 years like Raul, Ronaldo, David Beckham, Zinedine …

Jay-Z’s 99 Problems Illustrated

<b>Taking inspiration</b> from the lyrics of Jay-Z’s songs, artist Ali Graham has created a series of delightful illustrations of what he imagines Jay-Z’s …