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How Sleek AF Biker Helmet Startup SKULLY Went Bankrupt
Back in 2013, two brothers, Marcus and Mitchell Weller, founded SKULLY with the goal of revolutionizing the motorcycle industry. But somewhere along the way,...
The Hustle • August 12, 2016
Snapgram and Instachat
The Hustle Wed, August 3 Or is it the other way around? Keep getting them confused… The highest form of flattery Yesterday, Instagram introduced...
The Hustle • August 3, 2016
Brexit Explained Like You’re a Kid
The Hustle Monday, June 27, 2016 Now that the dust has settled… Last Thursday, Britain voted to leave the EU, and sh*t immediately hit...
The Hustle • June 27, 2016
Zuck Bucks the Trend
Apparently Facebook didn’t get the “do poorly” memo While other tech companies like Apple and Twitter are struggling, Facebook is killing it. Yesterday, the...
The Hustle • April 28, 2016
The Guy Who Leaked Dozens of Celebrities’ Naked Photos Has Been Caught
A 36-year-old Pennsylvania man has admitted to hacking female celebrities’ phones and email accounts to steal nude photographs and videos, federal prosecutors say. Widely...
The Hustle • March 16, 2016
Want a Better Pitch?
Three weeks ago, the CMO of a San Francisco-based startup backed by A-list investors emailed me about her new sales deck. “It lacks oomph,”...
The Hustle • February 22, 2016
Uber For Escorts is Now a Thing in New York
There’s an Uber for weed, babysitters, and dog boarding. And now there’s even an Uber for “paid dates.” Ohlala, a German app that lets...
The Hustle • February 3, 2016
The Most Googled Product in Every Country
Americans only eat fast food, Germans love beer, and everyone in Australia surfs. Think you know what your country’s stereotype is? Guess again. Earlier...
The Hustle • January 19, 2016
Cheap Weddings Lead to Fewer Divorces
Attention all you frugal lovers out there. I’ve got great news. According to a new study, spending between $2,000 and $4,000 on an engagement...
The Hustle • January 18, 2016
According to OkCupid, These Are the Emojis That’ll Most Likely Get You Laid
Aside from being a popular dating site, OkCupid is home to one of the best data blogs on the internet. Put bluntly, OkCupid meticulously...
The Hustle • January 15, 2016
Johanna Basford's Adult Coloring Books Are the New Meditation
In 2007 Johanna Basford, a British illustrator for Nike and Absolut Vodka, released free a series of desktop wallpaper. Soon, people began downloading Basford’s wallpaper, claiming...
The Hustle • December 1, 2015
The 40% Rule: A Navy SEAL's Secret to Mental Toughness
99% of people who start a marathon finish. It’s a surprising number, I know, but there’s a reason that it’s so high. It’s called...
The Hustle • November 30, 2015
People Who Sleep Late Are More Intelligent and Creative
Realizing you slept in when you weren’t supposed to is the worst feeling ever. And if you’re the kind of person who gets carried...
The Hustle • November 23, 2015
The simple, but surprising reason why iPhone owners can accept calls two different ways
My fellow iPhone users: Have you noticed that when you get a call you can sometimes swipe to answer, while other times you’re given...
The Hustle • October 7, 2015
Last Week Some Random Guy Bought Google.com for $12
About five times a week I say to myself “I’d be rich if I could go back in time and buy all the popular...
The Hustle • October 7, 2015
How to Not Write Like an Asshole
The average person writes like an incoherent, babbling asshole. Run on sentences, meaningless words and awful sentence structure. It’s horrible. It’s especially awful considering...
The Hustle • September 28, 2015
Fancy Job Perks Won't Make You Happy
I took a tour of the Facebook office the other day and saw the strangest thing: vending machines filled with free electronics. The machines...
The Hustle • September 14, 2015
Why Millennials Are Unhappy
The reason why you’re unhappy The first question you tend to get asked when you meet someone at a party is “What do you...
The Hustle • August 31, 2015
Part 1: Confessions from the Underground World of Kindle eBooks
This month’s theme for The Hustle is people who game the system. This is the first of the weekly series. The Secret World of...
The Hustle • July 13, 2015
Stop Complaining: Data Shows Being an Underdog is Actually an Advantage
This post is part of a theme on gaming the system. Have an idea for an interesting topic we should cover? LET US KNOW...
The Hustle • July 8, 2015
How a Solo, Non-Technical Founder Created a 80-Person Startup
Hustle Con is a badass conference where the best non-technical founders (like Arram here) teach how they got started and give practical advice on...
The Hustle • April 16, 2015
How Pandora Does It
Hustle Con is a badass conference where the best non-technical founders (like Tim here) teach how they got started and give practical advice on...
The Hustle • April 3, 2015
How a Non-Techie Created Sprig, the Lyft for Food
Hustle Con is a badass conference where the best non-technical founders (like Gagan here) teach how they got started and give practical advice on...
The Hustle • March 12, 2015
She’s betting $43m On The Airbnb For Cars
Hustle Con is a badass conference where the best non-technical founders (like Jessica here) teach how they got started and give practical advice on...
The Hustle • March 3, 2015
This is How Dave McClure Started 500 Startups
This is the first in a weekly series of stories where we profile top, successful, hustlers. Check it out → Download image ↓ Did...
The Hustle • February 17, 2015
Everyone is baking — and entrepreneurs are rising up to meet the demand
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