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Delta State shooting: Police seek suspect after history professor killed

<b>(CNN) —</b> Ethan Schmidt and Shannon Lamb taught together at Delta State University.<p>A photo on the school's website shows them standing side by side, smiling at a 2013 holiday party. That same year, Schmidt thanked Lamb in the acknowledgments of his book.<p>Now, Schmidt is dead after someone shot him …

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10 Actionable Ways to Reduce SaaS Churn Rate

As a SaaS company aiming for growth, you are probably focused on getting more customers, but are you aware that if you can’t keep your current …

What SaaS Startups Miss in User Onboarding

Over dinner, a veteran product manager argued most SaaS products’ onboarding practices miss a crucial step: create value for the user in the first …

Microsoft wants you to scan in 3D using only your phone

If you want to do some 3D scanning, you usually have to get either a dedicated scanner or a less-than-elegant add-on. Microsoft Research and the University of Oxford think there's a better way, though. Their MobileFusion project captures 3D models using only an app on your smartphone. The software …

A beginner’s guide to understanding UX design

If you are thinking of working on your conversion optimization and landing page optimization, understanding UX design is essential. As you know, we write a lot about the user, the single visitor that arrives on your site or landing page and needs to be triggered and helped around. UX design helps …

Lessons from 147 SaaS Board Rooms

<i>Quick note: This post is a bit different than what we typically write on our blogs. We’re trying to be more “actionably transparent” by providing</i> …

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Driving SaaS Growth With Customer Success

A business cannot survive without loyal customers. SaaS companies depend on recurring customers. Ecommerce companies need repeat purchase customers. …

Why It's Year 3 When You Lose Your Customers

Recently I was catching up with a good friend who used to be CEO of an enterprise-y SaaS social networking company — and the usage and engagement …

If You're Going to Do a SaaS Start-Up ... You Have to Give it 24 Months

It seems like everyone wants to be a SaaS founder these days. I meet with great VPs of Sales and Product in particular who are Ready. It’s time. To …

Your SaaS Is NOT a Product: How to Change Your Mindset and Boost Your Revenue

It’s hard to think of something as both a product and a service. This whole both/and scenario is tough for those who view the world in …

Keeping customer communication personal with Intercom

If you are a running a SaaS business it can be tempting to try and automate as many aspects of it as possible. But if you want to build a business …

In Russia, Yandex Files Antitrust Complaint Against Google Over Search On Android Devices

More antitrust woe for Google on the international front. Search giant Yandex, often described as the “Google of Russia”, has filed a request with Russia’s antimonopoly regulator to investigate Google over possible violations of Russia’s antitrust laws.<p>Specifically, it wants the regulator to look …