Yi Wang

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The Best Way to Build a Successful Team

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Leverage Your Fear of Failure to Become More Successful Than You Imagined

No one likes to fail. We live in a culture of achievement and success. We hear about the Oscar nominations, the Fortune 500 companies and cutting-edge medicines, but we rarely hear about the countless auditions, the challenges of building an exceptional product, or the years of medical school. The …

Tap Your Phone, Get Stuff (Including Funding)

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> <i>Semil Shah works on product for Swell, is a</i> TechCrunch <i>columnist, and an investor at Haystack. He blogs at Haywire, and you can follow him on Twitter at @semil.</i><p>Earlier this week, Steve Schlafman, an investor with RRE in New York City, created this image about all the various startups …

Supercharging Your Xcode Efficiency

From 0 to $1B - Slack's Founder Shares Their Epic Launch Strategy

“HELL YEAH WE'RE USING @SlackHQ AT WORK I. LOVE. SLACK.”<p>“Dear @SlackHQ, I love you. Yours, Dan”<p>“@SlackHQ YOU COMPLETE ME”<p>You’ve probably heard about …

Product Management

Mixpanel Codeless Mobile Analytics

The most advanced SDK<br>for iOS & Android apps.<p>The Mixpanel SDK that you put into your app is bullet proof. It knows how to deal with your app being …

Implementing the Periscope App Pull-to-refresh control - Think & Build

In this tutorial I’m going to implement the “Pull To Refresh” control created for the iPhone app Periscope. It’s something new that caught my …

Why you shouldn’t bother creating a mobile app.

Lessons learned spending one year creating and improving our mobile app.<p>Enters the app graveyard: Birdly mobile.<p>A long time ago, in a galaxy not so …

10 tips for your first trip to China

China is a fascinating country, with centuries of rich history and culture. But it can be quite the culture shock on your first trip!<p>Sometime during your visit, you'll have to deal with smog, chopsticks, and government bureaucracy. Just stay informed and be prepared, and you'll have a stress-free …

App Store Ranking: The Truth and Nothing but The Truth. A Developer’s Guide

As the CEO of mobile app promotional platform, Free App A Day, I was responsible for promoting apps in the top 25 free ranking on a daily basis. …

Eye-Opening Portraits of People Living in Cramped Capsule Hotels Hidden in Tokyo

Photographer Won Kim took up residence in a tiny, hidden Tokyo hotel to capture portraits of the backpackers living there for his <i>Enclosed: Living Small</i> series. “This diminutive, bare-bones hotel takes up one floor of an office building,” Kim wrote on his website. “It is composed of a few hallways, …

Diminutive

How my startup lost Rs15 lakh and shut down before its first anniversary

I thought I would make millions of dollars through my startup, but I failed miserably.<p>I had read amazing stories of startups like Flipkart and Zomato, but nobody told me that 90% of new companies fail within two years of taking their initial steps.<p>I failed in my first year.<p>I sometimes feel cheated, …

Startups

At GitHub You Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Office, But There Is A Nice One If You Do

If you want to work for GitHub, the software development collaboration hub built on the open source Git project, you have to be independent and able to work outside the confines of what most organizations would consider normal operational guidelines.<p>You don’t have to come to the office. In fact, …

4 tools for building a social media empire

In a business world, not so very long ago, many debated the pros and cons of integrating social media into their company’s marketing plan.<p>A few enterprising leaders championed strategy and took the brave leap into conquering the brand presence on a variety of social media networks. The bricks were …

The Great Washington Bucket List: 50 Things Every Local Needs to Do

When’s the last time you rode to the top of the Washington Monument? Or toured the White House?<p>Admit it: It’s been a while.<p>We locals love living …

Washington D.C.

The Best Tourist Attractions You Haven't Heard of Yet

The former West is buzzy thanks to Bikini Berlin, a new cool-kid shopping center full of local high-design brands such as Gestalten. Next door, …

How to Make Any Hotel Stay Way More Fun

Let's face it: most stays aren't like an Amy Schumer skit.<p>Of the many reasons to get excited about an upcoming trip, a hotel is rarely one. That’s a …

Hospitality

5 Tips for Meeting New People While Traveling

As an avid traveler, teacher and part-time photographer, I’ve been lucky enough to meet lots of people from lots of different backgrounds.<p>Some became …

16 photos that will make you want to travel to the Philippines

It's the ultimate paradise for beach bums, divers, and adventurers.<p>The country offers a vast array of waterfalls, lagoons, caves, and beaches, among other attractions.<p>Keep scrolling for some of the Philippine's must sees.

Beaches

Architizer

Easy Chinese recipes to cook at home

Chinese food and drink,Food & drink,Life and style,The Observer,Recipes,Features<p>Try Andrew Wong’s Sichuanese aubergines, five-spiced Dover sole and char siu pork

Food & Dining

Can you live the good life on less than $1,000 a month?

Living a happier life on far less money? Here's where.<p>Paying for the roof over your head is eye-wateringly expensive, and economising is getting you nowhere fast. So, could there be a simpler, easier life?<p>We went to question-and-answer site Quora to find the best place in the world to live cheaply …

You’re booking your flights all wrong

Evolving technology and heated competition among the airlines have changed the game when it comes to how you should book your flights — that is if …

Flying

Where to Go Hiking in Cape Town

There is no shortage of hiking trails and mountains in Cape Town, but make sure you know the basics before you embark on your voyage.<p>The walking and hiking trail options in Cape Town are virtually endless, from Table Mountain to Lion's Head, Signal Hill to Kirstenbosch. Just make sure you do your …

Eat Like a Local in Europe’s Top Tourist Spots

For a meal in London, Paris or Rome that’s worthy of its setting, skip the laminated menus, dodge the tourists and head to one of these authentic favorites<p>TRAVELERS PLAN THEIR entire vacations around visiting the great monuments and cultural meccas of Europe, from the Colosseum and the Eiffel Tower …

Guide Books

Best-Kept Secrets of Priceline

Shhh... Here's what no one tells you about finding travel deals on Priceline. Use these tips to search wisely, bid smart, and save big.

A Stronger Way to Connect.

Trove is a tool to help you automatically map and safely share your personal network. Exchange introductions that work.

The 5 Buenos Aires neighborhoods you shouldn’t overlook

1. Barracas<p>This area was named after the first precarious houses, known as <i>barracas</i>, built here by the Riachuelo more than 300 years ago. At the end …

Argentina

Florida by Water: Paddle Into the Wild

Florida's wilderness canoe and kayaking trails provide access to unspoiled areas: primeval forests, mangrove hammocks, and swamps and rivers teeming with life.<p>Florida's wilderness canoe and kayaking trails provide access to unspoiled areas: primeval forests, mangrove hammocks, and swamps and rivers …

Eat like a carioca: Rio's best local food

Food is a treasured part of <i>carioca</i> (resident of Rio de Janeiro) life. With roots in African, Amerindian and European epicurean traditions, the tastes of the Marvelous City range from meat-centric c<i>hurrascarias</i>, hearty <i>feijoadas</i>, vibrant street food and upscale, gourmet selections – all best …