Carmen Villegas

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This Should Be Your Approach to Hiring

<i>The Leadership Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

The new Google Fonts database is a design geek's paradise

Typography for the soul<p>Google Fonts has been an invaluable web resource since the search giant launched the database in 2010. The goal has been to create a bank of open-source fonts and match it with underlying engineering to enable those fonts to work quickly and efficiently across millions of …

Amazon Has Big Plans in the World's Fastest-Growing Economy

Image Source: Getty Images<p>After years of criticism, <b>Amazon.com</b> is quickly becoming a reliably profitable company. Last fiscal year, the online retailer posted full-year net income of $596 million. Amazon started fiscal year 2016 on a strong note by posting $513 million of profit in the first quarter …

Can Edgar Allan Poe Fix My Stock Portfolio?

Once upon a day so hairy, when the Dow turned red and scary<br>And the bulk of my investments fell into a pit of gore—<br>While I wondered, nearly weeping, …

Security for Smart Homes: Important Things to Consider

Many of us have seen the commercial. A young couple arrives at a vacation spot to which one set of their parents have already arrived. The dad asks …

Smart Homes

Obama’s Shameful Pivot to Gun Control After Orlando

It’s not surprising that, after the first responders, the first response to the horrific attack that killed 50 or more people at gay nightclub Pulse …

Hong Kong Reign as China's Wall Street Has Never Been So Fragile

In Hong Kong, a city that lives for business, 2016 is shaping up as a year to forget.<p>In the first quarter, the city’s gross domestic product shrank …

10 Cool Tools To Build Apps Without Code

Building an app doesn't always require skill in software development. All it takes is one of these tools and you too can create effective …

Cheap Europe Fares Continue, $25 Amazon Discount And A New Disneyland Hotel

Here’s what I’m reading about today in the world of travel:<p><b>Cheap Flights of the Day:</b> There are <i>Still</i> Tickets For Less Than $500 to head to Europe! …

Tourism

Brands That Make You Aww

<i>By Alison Martin, Director, Kantar Worldpanel</i><p>The idea that shoppers are loyal to brands is a myth in the world of FMCG. To ensure your product is chosen above the rest, it needs to speak to the person at the moment of purchase at every single possible occasion of purchase.<p>In many sectors, brands …

Coca-Cola

Family Travel – The Points Guy

This is the new home for Mommy Points! To all the loyal readers, this is where you will find the new daily stories and most loved Mommy Points …

Family Travel

Why Tech Giants Are Acquiring Cyber Security Companies (SNE, HACK)

As cyber-attacks escalated in 2013 and 2014, highlighted by high-level attacks on government networks and hacks of Sony Corporation (NYSE: SNE) and …

Cybersecurity

How Killing the 3.5mm Needlessly Complicates Smartphone Audio

Killing the 3.5mm Jack: How Simple is Changing into Needlessly Complicated<p>You could almost hear the sound of the nails pounding down into the …

Amazon Prime’s next target customer is the Target customer

Target has a supply problem. The discount retailer has too much unsold merchandise on its shelves, and hasn’t figured out how to get all of it to customers quickly. To make matters worse, a new survey shows that two in five Target shoppers are also members of Amazon Prime and among those that …

Tips On Outdoor and Adventure Photography With Chris Burkard

Scrolling through my Instagram feed I’ll come across countless food, dog, and fitness photos. And every once in a while, a breathtaking image taken …

What else is new?

→ Vello Nikon F lens to Sony E-Mount camera lens AF adapter now in stock.<br>→ Canon EF 50mm f/2.5 macro lens listed as no-longer available.<br>→ New …

Sony dominates the smartphone CMOS image sensor market

Smartphone cameras continue to be a predominate feature in consumer marketing and buying decisions on smartphones. It makes sense, then, that …

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

This man says he tried to find the son he fathered in his teens, but his son found him and discovered he was loaded.<p>8:45 a.m. Today8:45 a.m. July 4, …

RED ALERT: ISIS Now Activating Terror Cells – Orlando Attack Is Phase One

While we have you…<p>Mass censorship of conservatives and libertarians is exploding. You’ve already seen this with the demonetization and ultimate purge …

Photos of Brits Caught Off Guard on the Street

Ali Mobasser used photography to process his aunt's death, snapping people caught unawares around London, the UK and Europe.<p>Ali Mobasser had an unsettled childhood. Born in the US, by the age of eight he'd lived in Iran, Saudi Arabia, Costa Rica and the UK. Fleeing the Iranian Revolution of 1979, …

Jihad Denial Kills…Again

<i>America just suffered our worst terrorist attack since 9/11. We need to start talking honestly about the enemy that keeps butchering …

Working in retirement: a rulebook

See how to tap into financial, health care, Social Security, and other benefits.<p>Key takeaways<p>It may make sense to continue working past age 62, so …

5 Simple Ways to Effectively Lower Your Medicare Costs

Ready or not, about 10,000 baby boomers per day are turning 65, and Medicare is about to be flooded with eligible older Americans.<p>The U.S. Census Bureau estimates that the elderly population will nearly double between 2010 and 2050 from 39.4 million to 78.9 million. What's more, the number of …

Amazon is taking on Spotify, Google with standalone music streaming service

When it comes to online goods and services, there isn’t much that Amazon doesn’t do. They offer a large video streaming catalog, a digital video …

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge International Giveaway!

Welcome to the Sunday Giveaway, the place where we giveaway a new Android phone or tablet each and every Sunday!<p>A big congratulations to last week’s winners of the Nexus 6P Giveaway: Aleksandar I (Serbia).<p><b>This week we are giving away the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge.</b><p>Galaxy S7 edge battery review<br>• Galaxy s7 …

How Your Heirs Can Inherit Your IRA

IRAs are designed for your retirement, but many people die before using up all of their retirement savings. Find out what your heirs need to do in …

An Indigenous Art Exhibition Examines America's Roots

SITE Santa Fe's 'much wider than a line' exhibit takes a visceral look at pre-American culture.<p>By weaving in the histories of pre-American peoples, the <i>much wider than a line</i> exhibition at SITE Santa Fe reexamines American art from its pre-colonial beginnings to the present.<p>The driving theme of the …

Islamic State: Yazidi girls kill themselves to escape rape

Women and girls from Iraq's Yazidi minority captured by Islamic State militants have been trafficked as sex slaves, forced into marriage and imprisoned<p>Women and girls from Iraq's Yazidi minority endured horrors at the hands of <b>Islamic State</b> group extremists after they were taken as slaves last …