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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.
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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.
Marketing Bootcamp

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
Get the Story Behind 'The 48 Laws of Power,' the Book That Influenced 50 Cent, Kanye West and Countless Prisoners
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Get the Story Behind 'The 48 Laws of Power,' the Book That Influenced 50 Cent, Kanye West and Countless Prisoners

Robert Greene talks with Patrick Bet-David about his life and inspiration behind his five books, the first of which is now a mega cult classic among rappers, the Hollywood elite and prison inmates.
Entrepreneur Network
Happy Birthday, Albert Einstein! 12 Incredible Things You Never Knew About the Iconic Scientist.
Radicals & Visionaries

Happy Birthday, Albert Einstein! 12 Incredible Things You Never Knew About the Iconic Scientist.

Born March 14, 1879, the German-born scientist was one of the most significant individuals of the 20th century.
Charles Clark
Heritage Branding Isn't About Having Centuries of History. It's About Telling Your Story.
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Heritage Branding Isn't About Having Centuries of History. It's About Telling Your Story.

Branding expert Bolanile Maté explains how even newer, non-luxury companies can use this age-old marketing technique.
Entrepreneur Network
How George Washington Showed Leadership by Declining Authority
Leadership

How George Washington Showed Leadership by Declining Authority

The true strength of the power leaders hold is often found when they stay their hands and don't wield it.
Ray Hennessey
Lessons From 3 Lesser-Known Presidents
Radicals & Visionaries

Lessons From 3 Lesser-Known Presidents

What entrepreneurs can glean from William Harrison, Rutherford B. Hayes and William McKinley.
Matthew Toren
Nostalgic for Old Viruses? The Malware Museum Has You Covered.
Cybersecurity

Nostalgic for Old Viruses? The Malware Museum Has You Covered.

It's perfect if you have a hankering to relive the feeling of seeing '80s and '90s malware, but without the panic they might have caused at the time.
At 83, Donald Rumsfeld Takes a Shot at App Development
Technology

At 83, Donald Rumsfeld Takes a Shot at App Development

The former secretary of state launched Churchill Solitaire, a mobile game he created in partnership with a team of developers, in a blog post on Sunday.
Lindsay Friedman
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.