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Apple’s new Danish data center will supply heat to nearby homes, fertilizer to farmers

Apple’s commitment to environmental sustainability is well established, but the company is going one step further in its new Danish data center. In addition to powering the center entirely from renewable energy, the company is capturing the waste heat generated and feeding it into a district …

How to Get More Instagram Followers

• Follow as many other people you can, hoping that they will ‘follow back’<br>• If someone doesn’t follow you back, unfollow them. After all, you don’t want …

6 Ways Food and Beverage Brands Can Maximize Their Influencer Marketing

If you work for a food or beverage brand, you already know that influencer marketing is a great way to get your product into native content and out …

Marketing

The Right E-commerce Social Media Strategy Can Beat the Competition

E-commerce Social Media Strategy Is a Key Driver of Success<p>Updated May 01, 2018<p>We live in an era where change is sweeping the world of small …

This Infographic Shows How to Chop Weirdly-Shaped Vegetables

I’m not an ambitious cook and my culinary pursuits are limited to the familiar. I know how to peel a potato. I don’t know much else. That’s why I …

Kitchens

16 Secret Facebook Marketing Features You Can Try Today

Shh, I’ll let you in on a secret: You don’t need to be a Facebook marketing whiz to up your Facebook game. There are a lot of ‘secret’ Facebook …

Composting 101

03/16/2017 · by onemoregeneration · in Guest Educators and Explorers, Main, Take Action. ·<p>Hi! Olivia here from One More Generation!<p>Remember how back in December I wrote about gardening and composting on my holiday list? Well, do I have some news for you! It turns out these go hand and hand! At …

Cloudera plans to launch data science software, cloud services

Big data software company Cloudera will announce new data science software later this week at the Strata + Hadoop World conference in San Jose, VentureBeat has learned.<p>The company will launch Data Science Workbench software that helps data scientists and data engineers work together and integrates …

The Future Of Urban Farming Might Actually Be Suburban Farming

After dealing with the high costs and logistical nightmares of developing in urban areas, one farming startup realized that they could streamline their process by moving just a bit outside the city limits.<p>When the urban farming startup BrightFarms first launched, it envisioned building its …

Creating stunning charts with Vue.js and Chart.js

Dive into the options of chart.js to create stunning charts.<p>Interactive charts can provide a cool way to visualize your data.<br>However most out of the …

How to Win More Customers and Influence People in Your Business

Are you and your team an invisible and mechanical part of your business, or are you the key customer influencers that sets your business apart?<p>The most powerful way to grow your business and your career these days is to become a visible influencer in your domain. People follow influencers on social …

Customers

Build a Stronger Brand by Answering These 3 Questions

Understand the essential characteristics of your brand.<p>It's easy to get caught up in your business's cool ideas. You've invested countless hours (not to mention money) into everything from naming your company to getting a business credit card. If you're just starting out, you're probably …

Marketing

A Quick Guide to Starting a Money-Generating Blog

Even with the rise of social media and other cutting-edge web 2.0 marketing platforms, blogging can still form the basis of a successful internet venture.<p>9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Even with the rise of social media and other cutting-edge web 2.0 …

Marketing

23 Cool Tools for Social Media Marketers

Looking for some new apps and tools to add to your social media marketing toolbox? Wondering which graphics, analytics, and productivity tools can …

Our Computers Are Learning How to Code Themselves

On the Hunt for Code<p>Those of you who followed the first season of HBO’s “Westworld” know that one of the things that made an artificially intelligent …

Machine Learning

This Urban Farm Rehabilitates People

The urban farm is no longer a cloistered site of food production within the environs of the city, instead, it’s a fundamental part of the urban …

How to Capitalize on Instagram as a Small Business

Since it was first introduced five years ago, Instagram has overtaken Twitter to become the social media’s rising star for businesses. The platforms …

There’s a simple technique you can use to turn your emotional baggage into dating success

It may seem that new relationships are entirely fueled by dreams and hopes for a perfect future. But the past can have a powerful influence too—often more so than we would like to admit. The “emotional baggage” that we bring from the past can mean that we sometimes pick a partner who’s not quite …

Relationships

Solar-Powered Robot Farmers Are Almost Ready to Start Working the Land

The $1 million Ladybird bot can locate insect invaders, pluck overgrowth, and one day, harvest crops.<p>Image: University of Sydney<p>So it looks like we're going to live to see the rise of the autonomous robot farmer after all. Or at least, the robot farmhand. There are plenty of promising agricultural …

From Joe Wicks to Madeleine Shaw: 6 nutrition experts reveal what they actually eat for breakfast

When you want to shape up or lose a pound or two, a lot of people decide to skip breakfast. But the majority of health experts will tell you that is …

Breakfast

Using Algorithms To Predict Gentrification

Data analysts are trying to give community development advocates the tools they need to fight displacement and economic decline.<p>“I know it when I see it,” is as true for gentrification as it is for pornography. Usually, it’s when a neighborhood’s property values and demographics are <i>already</i> changing …

3 of the Top Opportunities and Challenges for Digital Marketing in 2017

Local search, online reputation management and a consistent, curated social media profile are three digital marketing essential for every startup in 2017.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Augmented reality, live video streaming, data visualization: There’s …

Marketing

Now Anyone Can Build Ikea’s Experimental Garden

A few months ago, Ikea’s innovation lab Space10 released a garden structure called the Growroom. Aimed for neighborhood use by city dwellers who don’t have backyards, the spherical wooden planter is meant to be a way to grow food locally and sustainably.<p>On Friday, Space10 published the entire set …

San Francisco

58 Mind-Blowing Digital Marketing Stats You Need to Know

While there are several forms of traditional marketing including print, radio, and television, statistics show that digital marketing is taking over …

Marketing

10 Ways to Maximize the Profitability of Your Website

Some 96 percent of your visitors won't be ready to buy -- so what can you do to convince the rest and move the majority closer to a buying decision?<p>8 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most websites exist to turn a profit, no matter what other secondary goals they …

Marketing

How Chief Data Officers Can Get Their Companies to Collect Clean Data

In analytics, nothing matters more than data quality. The practical way to control data quality is to do it at the point where the data is created. Cleaning up data downstream is expensive and not scalable, because data is a byproduct of business processes and operations like marketing, sales, …

Big Data

Emotions are generated by the conscious brain, not the subconscious

A new theory of emotion overturns established view of where feelings arise in the brain.<p>Emotions are created in the conscious part of the brain and …

7 Amazing Tips to Help You Win at Social Media!

Social media—intended to connect with others, but too often used to post selfies. However, if you’re going to make it as a star merchant in this day …

What's Big Dairy's Beef With Plant-Based Milk?

A war is brewing in the dairy aisle, and it all comes down to one existential question—what is milk?<p>For 40 years, Americans have been drinking less …