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The Great Kalespiracy
We had a hunch: no one actually likes kale. So how'd it get so popular? It didn’t take long to find the Kale Queen herself, Oberon Sinclair. But she was just the tip of the iceberg...
The 30-year-old retirees
A growing number of young tech workers are expediting the path to financial independence by living frugally and following the "4% rule."
Cocaine, boats, and backgammon: The insane life of Rocky Aoki, Benihana’s founder
The story behind the iconic teppanyaki restaurant, the bitter battle for its fortune, and the colorful, adventure-seeking tycoon who created it all.
The botched Coca-Cola heist of 2006
Twelve years ago, a disgruntled Coca-Cola employee tried to sell top-secret Coke documents to Pepsi. The rest reads like something out of a bad spy novel.
Sears screwed over a small-time wrench inventor — but he fought back
Dan Brown invented an award-winning tool that sold millions of units. Then he got in bed with the wrong hardware store.
How the sharing economy makes us trust complete strangers
The sharing economy relies on the moral righteousness of strangers. And we deeply trust it — even when everything goes to hell.
The rise and demise of the AAirpass, American Airlines’ $250k lifetime ticket
In the 1980s, American Airlines sold an unlimited, first-class ticket for life. But they didn't account for super-travelers like Jacques Vroom and Steve Rothstein.
Edit any website like it’s a word doc, directly from your browser
I discovered this trick years ago while tinkering with a bud. It allows you to make super quick edits to any web pages in real time. Here’s what you do:
“We have gone to exceptional lengths to hire the best people in the world.”
-- Steve Jobs
How to make extra cash selling useful guides on pretty much anything (a guide)
How I used Gumroad to set up a super-simple sales page for a roommate application template, then used affiliate marketing to make $1000s a month on it.
ANNOUNCEMENT: The Hustle is Coming to LA, NYC, SF, Chicago, Boston, Seattle
The Hustle is bringing 2X is 7 cities in 2018. 2X is an evening where 8 badass women tell their success story.
“The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn’t said.”
After nearly a year of testing and researching different video conferencing systems, I’ve come to the conclusion that there is no PERFECT video conferencing system, but there are a few great ones.