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7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

Self-help

A futurist tells us what life will probably look like in 2040

This week, UK’s government set out plans to end the sale of new petrol and diesel cars by 2040 – so what else will we see in 23 years’ time?<p>Here, …

Artificial Intelligence

Flash Sale: $190 Roundtrip Tickets to Iceland

From a number of major American cities<p>Iceland's WOW Air is offering roundtrip flights to Iceland from a number of major American cities starting at …

Flying

How to Invest in Venture Capital

Can ordinary investors play in the same league with big institutions? Here's how it works.<p>Venture capital is the lifeblood of new business …

History Tells Us What Will Happen Next With Brexit And Trump

<i>Note: this essay contains a lot of links out, which are underlined. Consider them further reading or me backing up my opinions.</i><p>It seems we're entering another of those stupid seasons humans impose on themselves at fairly regular intervals.<p>My background is archaeology, so also history and …

Europe

Leaked NASA report: EmDrive can cut down 3 months of travel time to Mars to 30 days

It functions by giving out microwaves in a cone-shaped closed engine, making the engine act like a propulsion system.<p>British researchers believe that …

3tags.org

Booking website offers travellers 'hidden city flights' for a fraction of the cost

It may not have endeared them to airline companies … but a booking website says its service for unlocking “hidden city flights” can save travellers up to 80% on the cost of trips.<p>Skiplagged searches deep within airline websites to find what are known as “point beyond tickets”, which can yield …

San Francisco

Sorry, Elon Musk! Boeing says it will win race to Mars

Watch out, Elon Musk. The race to put the first person on Mars is heating up.<p>Boeing (BA) CEO Dennis Muilenburg says his company plans to beat Musk's SpaceX to the Red Planet.<p>"I'm convinced that the first person to step foot on Mars will arrive there riding on a Boeing rocket," he told an innovation …

Space Travel

La doctrina del shock

<i>La doctrina del shock. El auge del capitalismo del desastre</i> es un libro de 2007 de la periodista canadiense Naomi Klein.[1]​<p>El libro <i>La doctrina del</i> …

7 thyroid issues your doc likely missed

Imagine seven people all lined up next to each other. Each one of them reports that they have the exact same symptoms: fatigue, difficulty losing …

Low T3 Syndrome I: It's Not About the Thyroid!

<i>This article is part of a special report on Thyroid Disorders. To see the other articles in this series, click here.</i><p>Hypothyroidism involves high …

Thyroid

8 characteristics the 'Shark Tank' investors have in common

There is one TV show that I watch ever week without fail. It's "Shark Tank." I, like millions of viewers around the world, watch each week looking for inspiration. They inspire me each week to become a better person, leader, and business owner. ABC's hit show has truly influenced a new a generation …

Entrepreneurship

Humans 'will become God-like cyborgs within 200 years'

The amalgamation of man and machine will be the ‘biggest evolution in biology’ claims Professor Yuval Noah Harari<p>Wealthy humans are likely become cyborgs within 200 years as they gradually merge with technology like computers and smart phones, a historian has claimed.<p>Yuval Noah Harari, a professor …

Can Mars One colonise the red planet?

Alexandra Doyle has signed up for a one-way trip to Mars. What makes her, and 99 others, so ready to leave Earth behind? Meet the red planet’s would-be pioneers – and the man who promises he can get them there<p>When Nasa’s first rover set down on the surface of Mars in 1997, its streamed colour …

Mars
Space Exploration

The CEO of $2.2 billion pizza chain Papa John's shares his 5 'unexpected ingredients' for startup success

In high school, he worked at a pizza and sub shop in his hometown of Jeffersonville, Indiana, where he first fell in love with making pizza. He got through college by working at a place called Greek's Pizzeria and even considered dropping out of Ball State University to open a franchise, but his …

Market Capitalization

8 Attributes of Very Successful Business Owners

<i>This piece was originally published on Entrepreneur.</i><p>Passion, motivation, persistence and a little bit of luck all play a part in separating the …

Success

How much failure is just enough to trigger success?

You’ll struggle to find a great invention that wasn’t preceded by a series of failures. We take a look at some of the world’s most successful …

Entrepreneurship

3 Ways to Scale Your Business When You Don't Have a Ton of Resources

Turning an idea into a startup and a startup into a thriving business aren’t linear processes. There are twists and turns, challenges and risks. But …

Business Strategy

Silicon Valley's largest taxi company just became the first high-profile casualty of Uber's war

It's old news by now that taxis are struggling to compete with ride-hailing apps like Uber and Lyft.<p>What might be less obvious is just how swiftly their demise could come if they don't adapt—and perhaps even if they do.<p>Yellow Cab, San Francisco's largest taxi company, is filing for bankruptcy, the</i> …

Transportation

The leader of Silicon Valley's hottest startup factory: Don't focus on growth before product

That obsession with growth may have gone too far though, warns Y Combinator president Sam Altman.<p>"We tell startups all the time that they have to grow quickly. That's true, and very good advice, but I think the current fashion of Silicon Valley startups has taken this to an unhealthy …

Silicon Valley

The 10 Worst Entrepreneurs of 2015

The biggest risk all of you face as you try to make it in the business world is that you buy into the massive hype of the entrepreneurial craze and …

Startups

Investors are grumbling that a bunch of billion-dollar startups missed big on 2015 revenue

Fortune's Erin Griffith recently wrote about Wall Street falling out of love with billion-dollar "unicorn" startups, in part because the revenue they generated in 2015 didn't live up to the hype. Griffith says investors have told her that most of the 131 unicorn startups missed their 2015 revenue …

Startups

TransferWise did less than £6.5 million in sales last year despite being worth $1 billion

Hot British online money transfer startup TransferWise is officially a "small company."<p>The startup, apparently valued at $1 billion (£680 million) last year, had revenue of less than £6.5 million ($9.5 million) in the year to March 31 2015, according to its latest set out accounts filed with …

Profit

This $2 billion startup CEO thinks the biggest problem facing European entrepreneurs today is 'bad advice'

The ecosystem on the continent is booming, but it's still small fry compared to the US scene. Research from GP Bullhound in June 2015 pointed out that Facebook alone is worth twice as much as every single European "unicorn" (a startup worth $1 billion or more) <i>put together</i>.<p>Everyone has their own pet …

San Francisco

Startups are raising cash in a way that gives investors 'all the downside and none of the upside'

Minibonds are typically 3 to 5-year bonds that are raised from "the crowd" through crowdfunding platforms, allowing companies to bypass the City and go directly to private investors. Investors typically lend money at a rate anywhere upwards of 4%.<p>Established companies like John Lewis have used …

Venture Capital

How Uber cleverly controls its stock so it won't have to go public anytime soon — unlike Facebook, Twitter, and Google

And as of this moment, the company says it has no plan to go public, despite generating more than $10 billion in gross annual revenue.<p>The last time we saw a private company scale to a $60+ billion valuation was Facebook in 2011.<p>In March 2011, 14 months before Facebook went public, it was valued at …

Jack Dorsey

Billion-dollar startup CEOs get trapped by their own success, says one unicorn CEO

Unicorn is the tech-industry term for startups that have raised huge sums of venture capital money and are valued at $1 billion or more.<p>Benioff believes that unicorns aren't really worth their valuations, but that "they've manipulated the private markets to achieve these valuations." He says he's …

Venture Capital