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The making of Google’s Daydream VR headset. A great read on how Google made its View VR headset a reality.

When it comes to success, age really is just a number. A new study points to a combination of personality, persistence and luck as leading to success, and scientists say that those same forces are at play at all levels of a discipline.

How Alibaba turns wealthy shopaholics into a marketing squad. The e-commerce giant has lured 100,000 well-heeled Chinese to its APASS rewards program. When members aren’t shopping, they’re talking up Alibaba.

Interview with Mike Krieger, co-founder of Instagram. Worth listening.

Faced with actually having to make money, this startup did the unthinkable. Handy co-founders are faced with the task of figuring out how to build a profitable company, and keep investors happy, in a world where growth is no longer the most crucial metric for startups.

Here’s what a $10 million pitch deck looks like. It took a lot of hard work and some solid software to get Front App to where they are now. And having this awesome pitch deck didn’t hurt.

Touché lets you try the MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar on any Mac. This is neat.

The firm that starts work at 9.06am. Why software business Pivotal, which helps other firms improve their computer programming, begins its working day at exactly 9.06am.

Product of the day: Polymail Pro, the ultimate email productivity app for business.

Interesting: The NSA’s spy hub in New York, hidden in plain sight.

For fun: Great 40 dollar drawings.