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Use These Web Design Tricks to Grow Your Business Exponentially

An improved user experience will make your site more trustworthy.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Growing any business is, well, tough business. You've got your hand in every pot while simultaneously wearing every hat. You're worrying about marketing strategies, product …

Alibaba's AI Outguns Humans in Reading Test

Alibaba has developed an artificial intelligence model that scored better than humans in a Stanford University reading and comprehension test.<p>Alibaba …

The Winter Getaway That Turned the Software World Upside Down

How a group of programming rebels started a global movement<p>Snowbird, Utah, is an unlikely place to mount a software revolution. Around 25 miles outside Salt Lake City, Snowbird is certainly no Silicon Valley; it is not known for sunny and temperate climes, for tech-innovation hubs, or for a surplus …

Project Management

How to Create an Anonymous Email Account

It's not easy to be anonymous on the internet. Here's how you can stay hidden even on email.<p>This story originally appeared on PCMag<p>Not long ago, the sharing economy seemed to take over. Privacy was dead, and no one cared. But that was a pre-Snowden era. Now, for some, the need to go truly anonymous …

Social Articles Tracking & PR news.com

Latest News<p>Uncategorized<p>This Global Report 2017 is a result of industry experts’ diligent work on Researching the world market of 3-Iodo-o-xylene. …

U.S. entrepreneur bets on new Silicon Valley in west France

PARIS (Reuters) - When Rob Spiro left San Francisco to settle in France with his wife and kid in 2016, the family chose a mid-sized city on France's west coast over Paris' burgeoning start-up scene.<p>At 32, the Yale-educated entrepreneur and former Google product manager had already co-founded two …

Silicon Valley

Corn Walls And Rice Bricks: Tomorrow’s Cities Will Be Built From Crops

Arup believes the construction industry is ripe for circular economies.<p>Today, pineapple, potatoes, mushrooms, corn, oranges, and bananas are staples of the produce aisle. Tomorrow, they might be the backbones of our cities, according to a new report from Arup. In <i>The Urban Bio Loop</i>, the engineering …

6 reasons why freelancers don’t get repeat business

Lack of repeat business can be frustrating. You think you’ve done well by a client, but then you never hear from them again. Beyond being frustrating, it’s also a costly problem. After all, the likelihood of selling to a new customer is 5% to 20%, while selling to an existing client is 60% to 70% …

Selling

This Is Why Blockchains Will Transform Healthcare

The blockchain revolution has made its way to the healthcare industry, and it’s only the beginning of what’s possible. Healthcare Rallies for Blockchain, a study from IBM, found that 16% of surveyed healthcare executives had solid plans to implement a commercial blockchain solution this year, while …

Blockchain

Opinion: Here are 5 dividend-rich stocks to weather the next market downturn

Stock investors in the U.S. have much to be optimistic about in December.<p>U.S. consumer confidence is the highest since 2000. New home sales are the …

Investing

Construction Firms Look To Build A Better Job Site With New Technology

November 19, 2017<p>Construction productivity has been on the decline for decades. The labor shortage has cut into delivery times, forcing contractors …

San Francisco

How to Launch a Product Without Starting a Business | Inc.com

There has never been a better time to pursue a product idea.<p>I really believe that.<p>You don't have to drain your savings account or quit your day job to get a concept off the ground. You don't need co-founders, investors, or even to write a business plan.<p>From the advent of rapid prototyping and …

Innovation

This is how to teach a search engine what your business does

Search engines are powerful tools for bringing people to your business. The challenge that many entrepreneurs face, however, is that they’re not well-versed in how to communicate with the robots that control the algorithm behind Google and Bing.<p>Your business might be the absolute best at what it …

How to Pick Your First SEO Keywords

Chances are, you've heard a lot about search engine optimization. But do you really know how to use SEO to boost your ranking?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the best ways to grow a business is through search engine optimization (SEO), the process of making …

Intelligent Design: Taking BIM to the Next Level

<i>VIATechnik specializes in technology for the architecture, engineering and construction industries and works with clients in the realm of virtual reality, BIM services and artificial intelligence. Architizer is glad to present a selection of the firm’s blog posts on all things AEC. Check out their</i> …

Alphabet’s latest venture is all about geothermal heating and cooling

Google parent company turns to the Earth to heat people’s homes<p>Dandelion is straight out of Alphabet’s “moonshot factory” startup lab, X (formerly …

Construction tech company Aproplan closes €5 million Series A

Not so long ago the administration needed to run a major construction project relied almost entirely on pen, paper, excel spreadsheets and faxes. That has provided a huge opportunity for startups to take a stab at digitising the construction industry.<p>Brussels-based Aproplan, which bills itself as …

How Bassem Hamdy aims to disrupt the construction industry

Construction – the actual process of putting brick on brick to build something – is still in the dark ages. While there is plenty of technology out there to help plan massive projects few people are thinking hard about what it takes to actually build. Luckily Bassem Hamdy is one the case.<p>Hamdy …

A Summer Reading List For Marketers: Recommendations From CEOs And CMOs

What marketing books do CEOs, Presidents, and CMOs recommend reading? To find out, I reached out to a few from different industries. Last week, I shared a list of recommendations about leadership, performance, and business management (see here for the list). Below, I share a list of …

Marketing

Why the Bank of Canada needs to prepare Canadians for rate hikes

We have been stuck in a low-interest period for almost a decade now, and with that apparent inertia comes the challenge of knowing when to start reversing course. Last Wednesday's interest rate announcement and press release by the Bank of Canada were slightly more hawkish (or slightly less dovish) …

Bank of Canada

Make Operations Your Secret Weapon - Here’s How

Etsy COO Linda Kozlowski knows an operations leader is critical to the success of a company. Here, she sheds light on the most mysterious role in the …

Leadership

Slack's Stewart Butterfield says email is 'the cockroach of the internet' and we'll be living with it for the next 30 years

Once your company is on Slack, gone are the reply-all emails where someone just says "Thanks!" Those crushing inboxes full of dozens, hundreds or thousands of unread emails, seem so much less urgent when your company is on Slack.<p>And you've probably also noticed that the Slack mobile app has a …

Slack

Anki's new robot car racing game totally blew me away by bridging the digital and real world

Try as I might, it’s hard to keep up with <i>every single</i> gadget/device/connected toy released, and Anki’s Drive racing game totally passed me by first time around.<p>However, the company has just released its second robot racing game in the form of Anki Overdrive, which is partially compatible with the …

GoDaddy CEO: We’re near gender parity on salaries

GoDaddy isn’t the only technology company engaged in serious self-reflection about gender diversity.<p>Part of that is self-preservation: a huge portion …

Millennials are driving an $18 billion food revolution

$18 billion. That’s the market share lost by the top 25 U.S. food and beverage companies in the last five years.<p><i>Fortune</i> senior writer Beth Kowitt …