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NOwnership, No Problem: Why Millennials Value Experiences Over Owning Things

I was in Los Angeles this weekend for my birthday. Chatting over sushi with my father-in-law, he mentioned he was listening to Rush Limbaugh on the radio. Limbaugh was talking about how millennials value experiences over ownership of goods. I thought it was compelling to hear that these new …

Why Millennials Don’t Want To Buy Stuff

The concept of shopping has shifted from owning stuff to buying into new ideas.<p>Compared to previous generations, Millennials seem to have some very different habits that have taken both established companies and small businesses by surprise. One of these is that Generation Y doesn’t seem to enjoy …

Marketing to Millennials: “Story Selling” Is Key

There’s a lot of buzz in almost every circle about the Millennial generation—those born between 1978 and 1995—and for good reason. They are spending …

Pizza Hut unveils their three layer triple treat box

The only thing better than a pizza: two pizzas. And better than that? Two pizzas, plus a massive cookie and some breadsticks.<p>Major props to Pizza …

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Domino's has launched a physical button you push to order pizza

The pizza chain is releasing a number of physical buttons — similar to Amazon's Dash buttons— to social media competition winners in the UK from December.<p>The button, which looks like a miniature pizza box, works by pairing with the Domino's app over Bluetooth. Customers need to register their …

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This Is How Far Companies Have Moved Toward Sustainable Business (Not Far Enough)

Tracking how sustainability is being embraced by the business community over time is an exercise in patience–and embracing little victories.<p>The BSR/GlobeScan State of Sustainable Business Survey, now in its seventh year, tracks the gradual emergence of sustainability in mainstream U.S. business. …

Goldman Sachs: 'If You Ignore Sustainability, You're Going To Be Worth Less'

At a time when so many businesses have global growth ambitions, an emphasis on sustainability and non-financial issues could give a company the edge when it comes to attracting investors and gaining long-term commercial advantages, the chairman of Goldman Sachs’ Asia Pacific region has said.<p>“As a …

What Will ‘Revolutionize’ Sustainability Reporting in 2016 and Beyond?

Major players in the corporate reporting field joined forces this week to help businesses navigate the complex sustainability reporting landscape. In …

Cows, beer and toys: 5 ‘things’ driving the IoT smart era

List: Intelligent devices in the bathroom, your own personal trainer and the end to sold-out beer.<p>The IoT is an endless ecosystem of opportunities …

The Bud-E Fridge wants to connect you with your beer

With built-in Wi-Fi and its own smartphone app, the Bud E-Fridge is a connected cooler for the cheap stuff.<p>We've seen a number of unsuccessful smart refrigerators from manufacturers like Samsung and LG over the years. And now Bud Light is trying its hand at connected cooling with a new app-enabled …

Kroger tests ‘smart shelf’ technology

CLOSE<p>Imagine a trip to Kroger where your grocery list tells you where the nearest item is – and sends you an alert if you accidentally pass it by on …

Imagine Retail Without Sales Associates, Gartner Asks

A Gartner analyst uses the vision of a workplace without associates as a great jumping-off point to talk about how to integrate technology into the …

Welcome! | Lion

At the heart of our strategy is the belief that high levels of people engagement correlate strongly to business success. That’s why we support our …

7 Charts on Happiness That Everyone Should Read

Fitness trackers have the potential to improve health

We rely regularly on modern day conveniences such as cars, washing machines, vacuuming robots and restaurant delivery services to make life easier, …

Your Fitness Tracker Is Lying

You know the display of calories burned on a treadmill or elliptical tends to be false, so you bought a fitness tracker years ago to monitor your …

About Fitbit

James Park<p>CEO, President & Co-Founder<p>James is our Co-Founder and has served as our Chairman since May 2015, as a member of our board of directors …

Sony's SmartBand 2 will monitor your heart rate and field your calls

Sony has officially unveiled its SmartBand 2 after accidentally publishing details about the activity tracker earlier this year. As the leak had suggested, the SmartBand 2's biggest upgrade is a heart rate monitor, which will augment the device's ability to track users' fitness. Like the original …

Acer Launches Its First Wearable

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Acer helps you leap into the age of wearables with its new fitness tracker, Liquid Leap. It’s a simple, sleek accessory that tracks activity and …

Fitbit Competitor Jawbone Enters India

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Fitbit Exec Says Smartwatches Still ‘More Hype Than Reality’

Even with a heavyweight like Apple Inc. in the market, smartwatches remain “more hype than reality" and have yet to prove they’re useful, said Fitbit …

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How to Turn a Good Idea Into the Next Big Thing

We all have ideas. But only some of us make them a reality—and thereby change the world that much more. Three successful women weigh in on how to turn brainstorms into lightning bolts.<p>Who hasn't at some point had what seems like a game- changing idea? And what makes the difference between letting …

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Smart sensors bring the supply chain to life

Deploying the right smart sensors in the right places can transform supply chain management and execution.

MEMS device may replace pills and injections

The device, invented by Microchips Biotech co-founders Michael Cima and Robert Langer, consists of hundreds of pinhead sized reservoirs, each capped …

Mario Batali, Bono Launch Eat (RED) Drink (RED) & Save Lives Campaign To Fight AIDS

May 20, 2015 at 1:19 PM (PT)<p>Eat (RED), Drink (RED), Save Lives<p>MARIO BATALI and U2 lead singer BONO are spearheading the second annual EAT (RED) DRINK …

#GivingTuesday: A Guide for Nonprofits

It's coming up. Every Dec. 2nd, families, students, businesses, and organizations around the world come together for Giving Tuesday, a day dedicated to giving back.<p>All signs suggest that Giving Tuesday is here to stay -- more nonprofits are participating and more people are giving. According to the …

Fundraising Is Fundamental (If Not Always Fun) (SSIR)

Fundamentals of Nonprofit Management<p>A six-part series on the timeless principles of leading, sustaining, and expanding a nonprofit organization.<p>To …

Choosing the worst time to scale back AIDS research

In 1995, nine HIV treatment activists joined together to speed the search for an AIDS vaccine. With the global epidemic raging and truly effective …