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Evidence of Abundance #15: Digital Photography Explosion

Peter Diamandis | Posted 10.23.2014 | Technology
Peter Diamandis

Today, the smartphone in your pocket has a high-quality digital camera. Everyone -- not just artists -- is a photographer, and the explosion of photos taken annually proves it.

On Cultural Cockroaches, True Greatness and Eating the Apple

Miriam Ava | Posted 10.20.2014 | Women
Miriam Ava

The world's upside down. We're already great. We're already intelligent and beautiful and rich. The world keeps telling us we aren't because it kee...

Ironing Out Your Personal Kinks

Linda Ford | Posted 10.20.2014 | Healthy Living
Linda Ford

In the same way that I know for sure there is an unlimited source of water that's wanting to flow though the hose, I also believe there's an unlimited pipeline of wealth, good fortune, prosperity, and abundance that's wanting to flow into our lives.

Evidence of Abundance #14: Worldwide Internet Adoption

Peter Diamandis | Posted 10.16.2014 | Good News
Peter Diamandis

In Abundance, I wrote about the Rising Billion -- the 3 million people in developing countries who'll become connected to the Internet by 2020. What will these people want? What will they purchase? Trillions of dollars will be injected into the global economy from the Rising Billion alone.

Every Day Is Special, Holiday or Else

Miriam Ava | Posted 10.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Miriam Ava

If I enjoy where I am right now, my journey will be that much more exquisite. And as far as destination, there is none, really. As soon as we reach one milestone, we focus on new things that excite and inspire us.

Evidence of Abundance #13: Inexpensive Technology

Peter Diamandis | Posted 10.09.2014 | Good News
Peter Diamandis

It used to be that the only ones with access to cutting-edge technology were top government labs, big companies and the ultra-rich. It was simply too expensive for the rest of us to afford. But as you'll see, things have changed significantly since then.

The 4 Forces of Abundance: Why the Future Is Better Than You Think

Steven Kotler | Posted 10.02.2014 | Technology
Steven Kotler

Four powerful forces are now starting to emerge, each with enormous world-changing potential, none more important than the accelerating rate of technological progress. Right now, all information-based technologies are on exponential growth curves.

Evidence of Abundance #12: Reducing Poverty

Peter Diamandis | Posted 10.02.2014 | Good News
Peter Diamandis

Is the wealth gap growing? Yes, but this is also happening at a time when we are eliminating extreme poverty. We are going from a world of "haves and have-nots" to a world of "haves and super-haves."

Disruption of the Electric Utility

Peter Diamandis | Posted 09.18.2014 | Good News
Peter Diamandis

You used to have to find and consult a specialist to get solar panels installed on your rooftop. Today, it's as easy as making a trip to your local Best Buy or Home Depot.

How Serious Are You About Wealth Creation? 11 Ways to Let the Money Flow

Kat Loterzo | Posted 09.26.2014 | Money
Kat Loterzo

I want to share with you the key activities I do on a regular basis that I feel have most contributed to (finally!) creating the wealth I so long d...

Today's Buddha Doodle - Love and Abundance

Molly Hahn | Posted 09.15.2014 | Good News
Molly Hahn

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10 Daily Steps to Keep Your Summer Glow

Elyssa Jakim | Posted 09.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Elyssa Jakim

Incorporating just one of two of these into your daily routine can add ease into your life in significant and surprising ways. Little actions such as these will smooth the stress and keep you in touch with your summer joy.

How To Go for Your Dreams When Those Around You Don't Support You

Mercedes Maidana | Posted 09.04.2014 | Healthy Living
Mercedes Maidana

We all feel fearful when we are pursuing something big in our lives. It's scary to drop what you've been doing for years and take a different path. It is scary to invest money in a project that we don't know is going to be profitable. Nothing in this life is certain (well, they say that only taxes and death are).

One Simple Choice That Unlocks Life's Limitless Potential

Panache Desai | Posted 09.02.2014 | GPS for the Soul
Panache Desai

If you take the risk and let your journey play out, you'll find life unfolding exactly as it is meant to. By giving all to love and letting your true expression -- your authentic soul signature -- shine forth without hesitation, everything you've been searching for will come searching for you.

You and Me: We All Create Abundance Every Day

Donna Labermeier | Posted 08.27.2014 | Healthy Living
Donna Labermeier

How can we all be more aware of and transform the kind of abundance we are creating each day? The answer: Love yourself, be open to the power of possibility, live and let live, be supportive but not enabling, and make a concerted effort to be the change you wish to see.

The Power of Possibility

Panache Desai | Posted 10.19.2014 | GPS for the Soul
Panache Desai

There comes a time when you feel the vibration of a new life awakening and expanding -- when you have the burning desire to peek through a crack in your chrysalis and see the world and its possibilities in a whole new light.

Does Killing and Domination Make Us Smarter?

Mark Chasan | Posted 10.15.2014 | World
Mark Chasan

The domination, killing, destruction, increased work and effort of modern society are not the hallmarks of intelligence, but rather stupidity. How can we use the 10% of our mental capacity more intelligently and effectively? Here are a few ideas:

A Perfect Summer Day

Kathleen Buckstaff | Posted 10.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Kathleen Buckstaff

I made a note to myself when I was standing in the middle of a white peach tree to remember the feeling. I wanted to remember the heavy scent, the branches full of leaves and the ripe fruit in my face, beside me and behind me. I wanted to remember laughing.

Evidence of Abundance #6: Reduced Violence

Peter Diamandis | Posted 09.29.2014 | Good News
Peter Diamandis

Last week, I shared two key datasets showing that global violence is going down. This week, I've got even more proof for you. This is one of the most important areas you can share with your friends and family, especially if they have a negative mindset.

How to Plan a Revolution

Peter Diamandis | Posted 09.17.2014 | Good News
Peter Diamandis

How did a simple Facebook group mobilize 12 million people in 40 countries in just one month? That's exactly what Oscar Morales accomplished when, in 2008, he created a Facebook group called A Million Voices Against FARC.

Does Tech Improve Your Quality of Life?

Peter Diamandis | Posted 09.15.2014 | Good News
Peter Diamandis

Have you ever heard people say that technology is getting in the way of human interaction? Or that our high-tech, always-connected world is making us miserable? I've seen those stories too. But what they don't mention is that tech is actually contributing to our happiness.

Some Call Me Selfish

Cecilie Aslaksen | Posted 09.15.2014 | Impact
Cecilie Aslaksen

Abundance, to me, is a way of living, not something you own or have. It's about who I am as a person, what values I have. And most of all it's about being thankful for the things and benefits I have, and the life I'm living.

Where's the Gold in Your Data? Turning $500,000 Into $3 Billion

Peter Diamandis | Posted 09.10.2014 | Good News
Peter Diamandis

The fact is that data are worth a lot of money. Google and Facebook built $100 billion-plus companies based on mining data. Shouldn't you?

Travel Safely: Evidence of Abundance #3

Peter Diamandis | Posted 09.08.2014 | Good News
Peter Diamandis

If you have a fear of flying, don't. The data are very clear: If you have to travel someplace, the safest way is by airplane. The increase in sensors, materials science and design capabilities are giving us a world where we are safer.

Dunbar's Number: Why Celebrity Train Wrecks Grab Your Attention

Peter Diamandis | Posted 09.04.2014 | Good News
Peter Diamandis

Millions of years ago, our brains became wired to remember about 150 people as "close friends". This is probably because early hominid tribes gathered in communities of that size. Today, this explains why an infantry company organizes around that size, and why smaller companies do better per-person than larger ones.