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Genius New App Lets You Virtually Try on Makeup

Photo: L'Oreal Paris<p>If you've ever stood in the beauty aisle at a drugstore for hours and covered every square inch of the back of your hand in lipstick swatches in search of the perfect shade (1) you're not alone, and (2) there's a new app you'll love. L'Oréal Paris launched a free new iPhone and …

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How to Pronounce Designer Names 101

Bazaar's A-Z cheat sheet to help you tackle Moschino, Hermes, Miu Miu and more. Plus, see round two.<p>Ever found yourself stuck for words when trying to pronounce some of the trickier names in the fashion lexicon? Us too. And, we figured, if we find it hard, then pity the poor woman who has a normal …

The Most Unique and Fashionable Baby Names For Girls and Boys

What better place to get stylish baby name inspo than the fashion world?<p>Selecting a baby name that feels truly unique in 2017 is no easy feat. Luckily, the A-list and fashion set has the art of stylish baby names down pat. Whether you’re expecting a baby girl or boy, get inspired by these …

Meet Entrepreneur Barbie

Photo: Mattel<p>When that they'd be making an Entrepreneur Barbie as 2014's "Career of the Year" Barbie, there was no shortage of scoffs and grunts. The tight pink dress, the stripper heels, those unrealistic body proportions: She's definitely more of a <i>Legally Blonde</i> caricature than a mockup of the …

KFC Paying Medical Bills for Mississippi Girl Who Was Asked to Leave Because Her Facial Injuries 'Scared' Diners

KFC says it’s investigating allegations that a restaurant employee in Jackson, Mississippi, asked a 3-year-old to leave because her facial injuries …

45 Inspiring Quotes for Startups

Whether you’re an early stage start-up, growing at a success rate that you’ve never dreamt, or just contemplating making the leap to entrepreneurship, we all need a little inspiration.<p>Entrepreneurs who follow their dreams and are driven by passion can have bad days too. We’re sure these 45 quotes …

Maya Angelou Quotes: Best Wedding Readings, Wedding Speech Ideas

Maya Angelou, who died yesterday, had wisdom to share on pretty much every facet of life—success, ambition, and self-respect. So it's not surprising her words on love would work beautifully on your wedding day. Here are six wedding-ready Maya Angelou quotes I adore:<p>1.<p>That one's perfect for a short …

20 Mistakes Events Make on Social Media and How to Fix Them

From Concept to Completion: Tips for Designing Great Content

Presentation for BrightonSEO with tips on designing great pieces of content from a designer's perspective. This covers the stages of the creative process and gives an overview on key design elements, along with actionable tips throughout.

21 really practical social media tips you can implement right now

How to Run a Paperless Office | Green Business Practices

Going paperless in your office can make a huge impact on our world. Go green and save green by opting for the five green business practices on how to run a paperless office. Tips include which types of files to recycle or save, how to reduce hand-out waste in meetings and online meetings, and how …

Secrets to Success on Social Media

Views the main takeaways from HubSpot's webinar on social media success. These tips come directly from experts at Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. View on HubSpot here: http://offers.hubspot.com/secrets-behind-social-media-today

5 Mobile Breakthroughs That Will Change Marketing (talk for the Philippine Association of National Advertisers)

Arthur Policarpio, Mobext Head of APAC and CEO of Mobext Philippines, addresses the Philippine Association of National Advertisers during their mobile-themed month.

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16 Makeup Tricks Every Woman Should Know

From the editors of Cosmo.com, quirky beauty hacks to make getting ready easier.<p><b>1. Turn a pencil eyeliner into a gel formula with the help of a match or lighter.</b><p>Hold your black, green, burgundy, etc., kohl eye pencil (which typically creates a thin, harder to apply line), under the flame for …

Celebrating Women in Tech

These women have made a big impact in the world of technology! Check out the teen tech whiz who's bound to make great changes as well! She's Twitter's youngest intern and won Boston's NextHack!

20 Things 20-Year-Olds Don’t Get

We have a variety of folks here at Intuit that can offer up some pretty awesome advice. Jason Nazar, the founder of our most recent acquisition Docstoc, had some pretty darn useful tips for 20-year-olds and we thought it would be useful to share with you all here.

Pharrell Partners With UN for ‘International Day of Happiness’

Still riding the success of his global hit “Happy,” Pharrell Williams is partnering with the United Nations Foundation to celebrate International Day …

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W.H. pushes on patent reforms

The White House on Thursday will unveil a handful of new actions designed to improve the patent system by stopping bad applications in their tracks, part of an ongoing effort against litigious “patent trolls,” according to several people familiar with the announcement.<p>This marks the next phase of …

Sony's latest MP3 player comes inside a bottle of water

Sony's W Series Walkman is a barebones MP3 player with one key selling point: it's waterproof. But that can be a difficult thing to highlight on store shelves — at least when you're limited to traditional retail packaging. For its customers in New Zealand, Sony decided to try something different. …

The Ultimate Guide to Startup Marketing

From Content Marketing, to Social Media and PR, here is a scaled down version of the ultimate guide to startup Marketing.

McDonald's to spend $3B on new, remodeled Golden Arches

McDonald's Corp. said Thursday it plans to spend about $3 billion next year to open 1,500 to 1,600 new restaurants and remodel about 1,000 others.<p>As part of that expansion, it will add another window to speed up its drive-thru service.<p>The world's biggest hamburger chain, which recently has …

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New product launch: Six steps for a social media win!

10 Best Practices to Improve Customer Service

The internet has made it much easier for people to vent about bad service. In fact, if you make customers unhappy online, they each tell 6,000 friends. Learn which industries use social media to resolve customer complaints effectively and which are falling behind.<p>See more at: …

Pinterest And Path To Battle Over Letter “P” Logo Trademark

Are the Path and Pinterest logos too similar? Path apparently thinks so. The mobile messaging startup is currently working to prevent Pinterest from acquiring the trademark to the letter “P” as a stylized design (like the one shown here, and below). The U.S. trademark office allowed Pinterest’s …

Microsoft buying Nokia's phone business in a $7.2 billion bid for its mobile future

That's one way to become "a devices and services company"<p>One of the most enticing "what-ifs" of recent years has come true: Microsoft has purchased Nokia's devices and services unit, bringing the Lumia lineup under the Redmond roof. The move unites Windows Phone 8 with its biggest hardware …