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You'll know Apple blew it when it makes a fingerprint dongle

April 19th, 2017<p>By now you've probably read that Apple's next flagship iPhone might be running a bit behind the company's usual release schedule. The culprit seems to be a fingerprint sensor of Apple’s own design, that’s meant to sit behind the full edge-to-edge OLED display on the front of the new …

This weed company grows pot for your specific moods

Green Crack. Cat Piss. Blueberry Lambsbread. Alaskan Thunder Fuck.<p>Sure, names of cannabis strain can be fun, but they're also ridiculous, confusing, …

The Secret to Getting 10 Times Your Return on Facebook Ads | Inc.com

In the eCommerce world, mobile is becoming an increasingly important environment. Primarily, shoppers use their smartphones as research tools today--but more and more, they're actually shopping directly from these devices rather than waiting to make purchases on a desktop computer or in-store, …

What Amazon's Influencer Marketing Program Means for The Entire Marketing Industry | Inc.com

Many experts consider this a game changer for the space and a powerful signal that the influencer marketing industry is here to stay. Others note that Amazon's program might not be all it's cracked up to be.<p>Over the past two years, online marketers have witnessed an influencer marketing explosion. …

Public Relations

Cannabis Companies Find More Customers That Want Less THC

The standard dose or serving of marijuana is 10mg of THC, and edible products like cookies, chocolates and mints are labeled so users can know how much they are consuming. But it’s tricky with cannabis according to Eileen Namanny, marketing manager of The Goodship a maker of cannabis-infused …

Cannabis

Tom Murn's high tech vending machine could compete with Amazon Go for to be the convenience store of the future and help solve retail's woes

Tom Murn's high-tech vending machine Vicki could compete with Amazon Go<p>Apple has Siri. Amazon has Alexa. This summer Tom Murn will have Vicki, a …

Inside the murky world of hackers for hire

Shortly after Christmas, 2011, Ruby Nealon sold the Nintendo Wii games console his mother had bought him to fund an Open University course in computer software. He was 11 and it was the start of his unconventional education as a computer prodigy, which led him to drop out of school and start a full …

Computer Science

You can now take a class on weed: University of Denver offers America’s first marijuana course

As marijuana becomes legal in more and more places, it’s becoming bigger and bigger business<p>As marijuana becomes legal in more and more places, it’s becoming bigger and bigger business. As something that generates tens of millions in tax revenue, it makes sense that a university would eventually …

10 super-successful people share the toughest sacrifices they made to achieve their goals

But real success is never without sacrifice, and in this article, they share some of what is required to make dreams a reality.

Cartels are growing marijuana illegally in California — and there's a war brewing

In the gray half-light of dawn, eight figures creep through the dry pine forest near Quincy, California. Seven of them wear camo uniforms bearing the logos of various government agencies: U.S. Forest Service, National Guard, California Fish & Wildlife, Plumas County Sheriff. Most have blackened …

Apple’s Clips app is iMovie for the next generation

Not a social network, but a fun video app<p>When I opened up Apple’s new Clips app yesterday, as I’ve been doing for the past few days, I was greeted with the same photo-capture screen that’s prioritized in all the social “story” apps. <i>Take a picture! Capture video! Share! Share everything!</i> they scream …

212 Tesla Owners Can't Be Wrong: How Tesla Can Be Worth More Than Ford

On Monday, the market valued Tesla at $47 billion making it for the first time worth more than Ford ($45 billion). With Ford being so much bigger than Tesla by almost every other metric, Ford sold 6.7 million cars in 2016 compared to Tesla’s 76,000, could the market be wrong? In order for the …

Try These 26 Phrases To Help Calm An Angry Child

Whether your child has a slow-burning fuse or explodes like a firecracker at the slightest provocation, every child can benefit from learning …

Parenting

How I Came Up With a Million-Dollar Ecommerce Idea in 20 Minutes

If people are lining up for a product, figure out how to make the line shorter and they'll buy from you.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Several years ago I started a hip-hop jewelry ecommerce store. My most popular products were “grillz.” For the unfamiliar, those are …

The key to raising happy kids? The latest trend says do as the Dutch do.

<i>Vicky Hallett, a former Washington Post reporter, is a freelance writer in Florence, Italy.</i><p>What’s wrong with the American way of parenting?<p>Pretty much everything, according to an outpouring of child-rearing wisdom from our compatriots abroad. We’re a nation of helicoptering sanctimommies blinded by …

Parenting

$9 billion startup Stripe is automating the complicated process of starting a company

Now the $9 billion payments company has realized that Atlas is something entrepreneurs throughout the United States want too.<p>Atlas automates the complicated process of starting a company into a filling out a short web form. Atlas then takes care of incorporating a company in Delaware, setting up a …

Still Don't Believe In Influencer Marketing? Amazon Just Showed Us The Future | Inc.com

Many people don't know that behind Amazon's brilliant marketplace is an army of affiliate links from websites all over the world. It is a key pillar in how they drive traffic and sales.<p>If you don't know what an affiliate link is, it's a link that tracks where the traffic is coming from and rewards …

Marketing

How To Use “Facebook’s Search Engine” To Find Anything | Tips And Tricks

Short Bytes: Do you know about all the things you can do using Facebook’s search engine? It’s way powerful that you think. Using a combination of …

3 New Facebook Updates, Features Businesses Should Take Advantage Of

From revamping its News Feed algorithm and page layouts to rolling out its own version of Snapchat last week, Facebook has been <i>busy</i> adding new …

Amazon and Walmart are in an all-out price war that is terrifying America’s biggest brands

Grocery suppliers are feeling the squeeze — big-time.<p>Last month, Walmart gathered some of America’s biggest household brands near its Arkansas headquarters for a tough talk. For years, Walmart had dominated the retail landscape on the back of its “Everyday Low Price” guarantee. But now, Walmart was …

A 3-part plan to fix legal weed in the U.S. was just unveiled by two Oregon lawmakers

Two Oregon lawmakers plan to introduce an ambitious marijuana law reform package in Congress Thursday, proposing a raft changes that could wipe away thousands of pot-related criminal convictions and make life much easier for everyone involved in the legal weed business.<p>Sen. Ron Wyden and Rep. Earl …

The best ways to store marijuana: Containers, ideal conditions and more

So, you've figured out how to get a medical card for marijuana, or just walked into a legal recreational pot shop. You've settled on how and where to …

Can Marijuana Replace Lost Steel Jobs? Pennsylvania Town Has High Hopes.

A region of the Keystone State impoverished by industrial decline and ravaged by opioid addiction sees a future in medical cannabis.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The promise of big profits and job creation continues to draw communities to the legal marijuana industry, …

7 Tips For Becoming Irreplaceable In An Age Of Machines

Self-checkouts are everywhere. Self-driving cars are in the works. Machine learning is being used by a growing number of businesses to maximize efficiency. In short, automation is increasingly becoming a part of the landscape for more and more jobs–skilled and unskilled alike. So how can you make …

Employment

Want To Improve Your Business Skills? Try A Stand-Up Comedy Or Improv Class

First there’s the heavy breathing, then the sweaty hands, and finally, a sinking sensation in the pit of the stomach. Performance anxiety is very real, and it can affect even highly successful entrepreneurs. Whether making a presentation to potential investors or just explaining your goals to …

Stand Up Comedy

Kids Who Do Chores Are More Successful Adults | Inc.com

Want your kids to grow up to be successful? Make them do chores. When they balk (and trust me: they will probably balk), you can tell them that scientific research supports you.<p>It sounds great, and it's true--but there is a catch. (We'll get to that in a minute.) For now, the science.<p>In the Harvard …

TED Talks

Insta360 Air brings affordable, easy 360 photo and video to Android phones

You can share 360-degree video and images in more places than ever before, but how to capture that content in the first place? Insta360 has built a bit of a name for itself creating relatively inexpensive add-ons for the smartphone you already have that’d the ability to use those devices to record …

5 Daily Habits of the Brightest and Happiest People | Inc.com

Every day we are faced with decisions that are out of our control. Next time you miss that important appointment because the Uber driver got lost, or your grumpy boss is throwing a hissy-fit, remember to chalk it up to chance. You're not responsible.<p>Here's what you <i>are</i> responsible for, and what you</i> …

Happiness

Snap! The Here and Now of Marketing | Inc.com

<i>This piece was co-authored by Rebecca Hinds. Rebecca is the co-founder of Stratio and a Kairos Society fellow. She has a masters in management science from Stanford University.</i><p>Since the beginning of time, humans have sought to preserve historical record. Yet, over the past few years, we've seen a …