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26 Songs All About Money and Wealth

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It’s all about the Benjamins, baby. Much of the criticism surrounding Jay-Z’s new record Magna Carta Holy Grail pointed to Jay-Z’s insistence on continuing to rap about his wealth. This was exacerbated by the controversial Samsung deal that earned him $5 million and RIAA’s platinum certification (thanks to its new rules) before the record was […]

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5 Business Travel Problems and Their Tech Solutions

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Michael Murphy is senior vice president of Cambria Suites and Ascend Collection for Choice Hotels International. Follow him at @ChoiceMurph. Although business travel is on the rise again, companies are expecting employees to wring even greater efficiency and productivity from their business trips. Unfortunately, even the most seasoned road warrior can run into hurdles when […]

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Mashable Weekend Recap: 67 Stories You Might Have Missed

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The fallout from Apple’s Maps debacle was among the top headlines this past weekend. Mashable brought you those stories, as well as other tech and social media news while you were out of the office. Our staff kept tabs on all the latest happenings, so don’t worry if you missed a few articles. Check out […]

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Experience Armageddon in Sneak Peek at ‘xkcd’ Author’s New Book

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Let’s all just be glad that Earth keeps rotating. In his new book, What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Situations, xkcd author Randall Munroe illustrates some of life’s most bizarre questions and conundrums. Munroe recently joined Mashable‘s social book club MashableReads with the #WhatIfChallenge, and is encouraging readers to submit their own one-panel […]

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The Digerati: 7 Profiles of Successful Entrepreneurs

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In the Day in the Life Series, Mashable hand-picked seven successful tech entrepreneurs to follow for a day. We wanted to know what their routine is like, what they eat for lunch, how much time they spend in meetings, who they seek out for advice and what keeps them going day after day on little […]

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Next Up in MashableReads: ‘The UnAmericans’ by Molly Antopol

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Image: Mashable, Will Fenstermaker Our next selection for the MashableReads social book club is Molly Antopol‘s The UnAmericans. Molly Antopol, recently named one of The National Book Foundation’s top “5 Under 35” authors, makes her short story debut with her collection The UnAmericans. The collection follows a multiplicity of voices ranging from a teenager coming […]

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Nanotech Gloves Heat Hands to Ideal Temperature

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It’s difficult to keep your hands toasty in cold weather, even when you’re wearing Thinsulate-lined everything. We take gloves on-and-off, making it more challenging to keep our hands warm on cold days or when we’re skiing the slopes. But there are some pricey high-tech gloves that fit the bill — using sensors to detect when […]

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Neil Patrick Harris’ ‘Choose Your Own Autobiography’ Lets You Live His Life

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Neil Patrick Harris poses for a portrait at the Magic Castle on Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013 in Los Angeles.Image: Zach Cordner/Invision/Associated Press Neil Patrick Harris plans to release a memoir later this fall — and it’s going to be legendary. Unlike typical autobiographies, Harris has fashioned his life’s stories into a “choose your own adventure” narrative […]

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Considering a Digital Detox? Just Google “Nature” Instead

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The Scottish Highlands.Image: Flickr, larsjuh This year some people might consider the idea of a digital detox vacation. Perhaps a trip to the Scottish Highlands, where communities deprived of decent broadband are wondering whether to market themselves as digital-free destinations in an attempt to flip a lack of poor reception into “meaningful and emotional experiences”. […]

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