Eileen Byrne

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Why Happiness Is the Wrong Pursuit

Photo by Patrick<p>Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose." -- Helen Keller<p>Money doesn't buy happiness. Obvious, right?<p>On some abstract level, we know that money and other outward signs …

The secret of Google Maps' accuracy revealed

The maps we use to navigate have come a long way in a short time. Since the '90s we've gone from glove boxes stuffed with paper maps to floorboards …

What It Takes to Go From Dead Broke to 6 Figures in 6 Months

Leading Authority for Young Entrepreneurs<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As entrepreneurs we know life is often a roller coaster with lots of uncertainty and chaos. When you’re in the struggle, it’s tough to see a clear path to success, but it’s crucial to let your …

Apple and IBM launch first wave of enterprise apps

After unveiling a partnership with IBM back in July this year — designed to combine IBM’s enterprise data specialties with Apple’s iOS hardware and software — Apple today announced the first 10 of its iOS apps released as part of the agreement.<p>In a press release, Apple’s Phil Schiller describes it …

Apps

Life Behind the Beard: Professional Santas Tell All

Have you ever seen a mall Santa out in the wild and thought, “What’s that like? How does a person step into the shoes of one of the most beloved …

Pop Culture

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Apple's handpicked list of best new apps of the year has arrived just in time for the holidays, but unlike every gift guide you're likely to find, the vast majority of products on this list are free.<p>Best app of 2014 went to "brain training" app Elevate, which offers mini games designed to improve …

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Fewer iPhone 6/6 Plus Buyers Shift From Android

<b>Android Owners Buy More Expensive iPhones</b><p>Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP), today released analysis of the results from its research on Apple, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) after the launch of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus on September 19, 2014.<p>CIRP finds that a smaller percentage of iPhone buyers came …

Asus ZenWatch review

Smartwatches have a pretty bad reputation for being ugly, mini computers that prioritize function far above form. Much of that criticism is deserved — just look at the first two Android Wear watches released this summer. There have been a few bright spots in the otherwise dreary world of smartwatch …