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4 Startups Revolutionizing the EdTech World
EdTech Startup

4 Startups Revolutionizing the EdTech World

From online microtutoring to photographic tours back through history, educational technology is giving children new ways to learn.
Ellie Martin
What Today's Leaders Can Learn From Pearl Harbor
Leadership

What Today's Leaders Can Learn From Pearl Harbor

There are lessons in the Japanese sneak attack that brought the U.S. into a war and world leadership.
Ray Hennessey
Remember the Forgotten Military Veterans of World War II
Veterans Day

Remember the Forgotten Military Veterans of World War II

Then, as now, the American armed services were a mosaic as varied as the nation itself. Let us honor all who served on Veteran's Day.
Chad Storlie
Who's the Better Storyteller? Clinton or Trump?
Storytelling

Who's the Better Storyteller? Clinton or Trump?

Good leaders need to be great story-tellers, whether they're running a company -- or a nation.
Mario Moussa and Derek Newberry
15 Internet Relics We Miss (and Some We Don't)
Internet

15 Internet Relics We Miss (and Some We Don't)

From dancing hamsters to ridiculous screen names, the internet has come a long way. Celebrate as it the public web turns 25.
Rose Leadem
Why the Internet Needs the WayBack Machine, the Site That Archives the Web
Radicals & Visionaries

Why the Internet Needs the WayBack Machine, the Site That Archives the Web

We spoke with Mark Graham, director of the Wayback Machine, to ask about the service that archives the internet of the past.
Grace Reader
The Founders' 5 Timeless Lessons for Entrepreneurs
Independence Day

The Founders' 5 Timeless Lessons for Entrepreneurs

We live in a nation that celebrates small business and encourages people to create an idea and make it their own.
Jim Joseph
Check Out These Cool Artifacts from Big Tech's Recent Past
Technology

Check Out These Cool Artifacts from Big Tech's Recent Past

From Google's first server to the first book sold on Amazon, these artifacts show just how far we've come.
Lindsay Friedman
Steven Spielberg Commencement Speech, Harvard University, May 2016 (Transcript)
Commencement addresses

Steven Spielberg Commencement Speech, Harvard University, May 2016 (Transcript)

The film director spoke about listening to intuition, studying the past and confronting hate with humanity.
Entrepreneur Staff
18 Unforgettable Moments in Space Exploration
Space Travel

18 Unforgettable Moments in Space Exploration

From the first images of the earth from space, to the first landing on the Mars, it's been an incredible 70 years.
Nina Zipkin
Content Marketing Is Not a New Fad. The Michelin Brothers Used It 100 Years Ago to Sell Tires.
Entrepreneur Network

Content Marketing Is Not a New Fad. The Michelin Brothers Used It 100 Years Ago to Sell Tires.

Content-marketing expert Salma Jafri explores the history of content marketing and how you can make it work for you.
Entrepreneur Network
Henry Ford Used His Name. eBay Put the 'e' in Everything. Uber... Well, It's Just Too Weird to Ignore.
Entrepreneur Network

Henry Ford Used His Name. eBay Put the 'e' in Everything. Uber... Well, It's Just Too Weird to Ignore.

Bolanile Maté of Be Better Paris talks about why entrepreneurs over time have used drastically different strategies in picking names for their businesses.
Entrepreneur Network
17 Incredible Facts You Probably Didn't Know About Apple
Apple

17 Incredible Facts You Probably Didn't Know About Apple

Apple is the most valuable company in the world -- and on Friday it officially turned 40 years old.
Matt Weinberger
Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Sweetly Describes How He Fell in Love With Tech in Fun Reddit Video
Apple

Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Sweetly Describes How He Fell in Love With Tech in Fun Reddit Video

The Woz beams bright when he reminisces about the roots of his techie tendencies.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Business leaders and entrepreneurs can learn from history and take valuable lessons in leadership, marketing, philosophy and sales from the leaders and stories of years past.