For Goal Zero, what began as a humanitarian effort to provide solar power to the Congo grew to a $33 million business. By the time Robert Workman was 52 years old in 2007, he was already a successful business owner with over $100 million in revenue. Show More Summary
You don't need fancy, expensive supplies to start this year's vegetable and herb seeds: just recycle a few items that you may already have at home. The post 10 Seed Starting Pots Made from Recycled Materials appeared first on Lifeha...
This past weekend, the fashion crowd made its annual pilgrimage to Savannah, Georgia for Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD)’s senior fashion show–and this year I had the pleasure of being a part of it–and even got to interview...Show More Summary
People care about more than numbers. They care so much about subjective well-being that they are willing to trade years of life for improved quality of life. Cold reason is really not sufficient to assess anyone's quality of life. That evaluation requires a robust application of empathy.
After five years under investigation for insider trading, Steven Cohen is considering proposing a deal to prosecutors that would shut his $15 billion hedge-fund firm to outside investors, according to a person familiar with his thinking. Show More Summary
Avery More made a mark more than 20 years ago running 1980s computer retail pioneers CompuCom and Computer City, which he sold to CompUSA in 1998. But he says he has always been more of a tech entrepreneur than a retail guy and thatShow More Summary
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight number one contender Carlos Condit, who held the 170-pound strap for World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC), has been hovering at the top of the division for the past couple of years. What...Show More Summary
Wow. If the NCAA Lacrosse semi-finals and championship are anything like this weekend’s quarterfinals, they will have to find a bigger venue to play next year to hold all the new fans. With three of the four games tweaking the nail-biter meter deep into the red, the match-ups could not have been scripted any better. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- Apple Inc. has used an elaborate web of offshore subsidiaries to avoid paying at least $44 billion in U.S. taxes over the past four years, a Senate investigation has found.
Amazon often earns its reputation as the world's largest online retailer due to the fact that they offer tons of awesome discounts and services that most of us don't know about until they've been around for years. The latest? Their virtual outlet store. Read more...
Russia is among several countries around the world including Saudi Arabia, North Korea, Cuba, Iran, and China that imposed restrictions on freedom of religion last year, according to an annual report released Monday by the US State Department.
The expectations for Texas A&M have skyrocketed since last season. With a Heisman winner at quarterback and 11 victories in year one, many are quick to hop on the bandwagon and pick this team to win the SEC this year. Let's not jump the gun just yet. Show More Summary
Photographer Jeannette Montgomery Barron's latest book, Scene, published by powerHouse Books, takes viewers back to 1981 — the year she began taking a series of photographs of the artists and creatives that surrounded her in New York City. Barron was then in her mid-twenties, snapping away at musicians, fellow photographers, film ... More »
A new report issued by Technomic finds that spirits outpaced beer and wine in sales last year, with no signs of slowing down in 2013. Vodka continues to be one of the fastest growing categories, along with American whiskey and … Continue reading ?
As would be expected after the Knicks' Game 6 loss to the Indiana Pacers on Saturday night, many have been quick to lay out a doomsday scenario for the Knicks in the coming years. The fact of the matter is that, barring one impenetrable,...Show More Summary
A few years after I entered my practice as a newly certified internist, about two decades ago now, I started to burn out. I felt I was becoming a documentation drone and a guideline-following automaton. I was embarrassed for some of the care I gave–attempting to fit patients’ round needs into the square peg of [...]
When Trials Evolution released last year, I played around with the level editor enough to see huge potential in it and also to understand that I could never personally tap into that potential. Thankfully, there are people like YouTube...Show More Summary
While Apple's 15" MacBook Pro was the first consumer notebook to gain a Retina-level display nearly a year ago, it is no longer the only such offering, as Google's Chromebook Pixel with its 12.85" 2560x1700 display and Toshiba's Kirabook...Show More Summary
The Indiana Pacers are set to battle against the Miami Heat in a rematch of last year's Eastern Conference Semifinals match up. Both teams have similar rosters as last postseason, but there has also been a few key role players added to each respective team that has helped them get to this point in the playoffs. Show More Summary
By Ashraf Eassa: ARM Holdings (ARMH) is one of the world's most successful semiconductor IP licensing firms. After nearly 10 years, the firm's revenues, profits, and most importantly stock price have broken out to new all-time highs, on the back of the mass adoption of ARM's CPU IP across the vast majority of smartphones and tablets. Show More Summary