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A Very Public Rejection Teaches Many Lessons
Success and Failures

A Very Public Rejection Teaches Many Lessons

A confident entrepreneur makes a huge offer for acquisition and gets shot down quick. He never missed a beat.
Aaron Orendorff
Attention Binge-Watchers: Watching Too Much TV Could Potentially Kill You
Make More Happen

Attention Binge-Watchers: Watching Too Much TV Could Potentially Kill You

The next time you marathon-watch 'Orange Is the New Black,' do your body a favor -- get up and shake a leg.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
They'll Trip You Up: These 5 Scams Snare Even Seasoned Travelers
Travel Tips

They'll Trip You Up: These 5 Scams Snare Even Seasoned Travelers

Here are some of the top scams we found, most of which are also risks if you are traveling within the U.S.
Scott Cohn
Huawei's Global Smartphone Shipments Jump in First Half
Huawei

Huawei's Global Smartphone Shipments Jump in First Half

Huawei aims to surpass market leaders Samsung and Apple within five years to become the world's top smartphone vendor.
Scientists Create Glasses-Free 3-D for the Movie Theater
3D Technology

Scientists Create Glasses-Free 3-D for the Movie Theater

You wouldn't have to don awkward eyewear to watch the latest blockbuster.
The Identity Crisis That Led to Yahoo's Demise
Yahoo

The Identity Crisis That Led to Yahoo's Demise

When senior Yahoo executives gathered at a San Jose hotel for a management retreat in the spring of 2006, there was no outward sign of a company in crisis.
Judge Says Bitcoin Isn't Really Money
Bitcoin

Judge Says Bitcoin Isn't Really Money

The ruling is good news for the defendant, who was accused of money laundering via bitcoin.
Daimler's Mytaxi to Merge With Hailo to Take on Uber
Ride Sharing

Daimler's Mytaxi to Merge With Hailo to Take on Uber

Unlike U.S.-based ride hailing startup Uber, which established itself to compete against taxi companies, the new company will operate using taxi firms.
Zenefits Fined by Tennessee Regulators in First Settlement on Licensing
Zenefits

Zenefits Fined by Tennessee Regulators in First Settlement on Licensing

Software startup Zenefits must pay the state $62,500 for violating insurance requirements, officials said on Monday.
Amazon Gets Permission From U.K. to Explore Drone Deliveries
Amazon

Amazon Gets Permission From U.K. to Explore Drone Deliveries

The world's biggest online retailer, which has laid out plans to start using drones for deliveries by 2017, said a cross-government team supported by the U.K. Civil Aviation Authority had provided it with the permissions necessary to explore the process.
Improve Employee Morale and Save Money by Going Green
Make More Happen

Improve Employee Morale and Save Money by Going Green

Eyes will roll when you talk about going paperless, but it's time businesses get on board.
Gina O'reilly
Hilarious Han Solo Auditions With Melissa McCarthy, Bill Hader and More (Video)
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Hilarious Han Solo Auditions With Melissa McCarthy, Bill Hader and More (Video)

The video researchers at 'Conan' leaked these stars' attempts to snag a role bigger than the Death Star and Jabba the Hutt combined.
Entrepreneur Staff
The Source Code for Vine was Accidentally Made Public
Performance Ignited

The Source Code for Vine was Accidentally Made Public

The source code for Twitter's six-second video app Vine was accidentally revealed online, The Register reports.
Tesla, SolarCity Close to Merger Agreement
Tesla

Tesla, SolarCity Close to Merger Agreement

The two companies could agree on the terms of a deal in the coming days.