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Under Armour: What's Beautiful

Under Armour has launched What's Beautiful?, a digital campaign and contest that champions female athletes and their personal fitness goals. Hosted …

How the Top Ad Agencies Win on YouTube: Great Creative, Lots of Ads

Winning YouTube is part art, science, web savvy, luck, and let's be honest: deep pockets to buy advertising. Some agencies, like OMD and Wieden & …

B2B Marketing Budgets Set to Rise 6% in 2014: Forrester

Marketing budgets at b-to-b companies are set to rise 6% in 2014, according to a Forrester Research report released Tuesday. Despite that solid …

A $100 Worth Of Litecoin A Year Ago Is Worth $30,000 Today

Last month, we subjected readers to a hindsight lament: How you should have spent $100 at the beginning of 2013. Using the Forbes time travel machine, we went back to last January and dropped Benjamins on a slew of investments, including gold, Google and Bitcoin. We thought the best choice was …

Apple and Samsung CEOs to attend mediation session ahead of March court date

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Apple(s aapl) and Samsung are heading back to court in March for another round of battle in their ongoing smartphone patent …

Cisco, Dell, HP, IBM and EMC have most to lose in China post NSA-gate: Report

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock/karen roach<p>We all know China is a huge — or potentially huge — market for U.S. tech goods. We also know …

BBC: Valve to release VR dev kit to play nice with the Oculus Rift

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Oculus Rift<p>Valve has been hard at work developing the controller for its new line of Steam Machines, but it looks like …

How to add video without breaking the bank

Backed by the former co-founders of Veer and iStockphoto, marketplace Dissolve wants to make it more cost-effective for small businesses to use stock …

IBM forms Watson Business Group: Will commercialization follow?

Big Blue will plow $1 billion into the newly formed Watson Business Group in a move that could bolster the commercialization of cognitive …

Nissan Designs NV200 Taxi Just For London

<b>Published on</b> January 9th, 2014 | <i>by Nicholas Brown</i><p>1<p>January 9th, 2014 by <b>Nicholas Brown</b><p>Nissan has created an NV200 taxi to blend right in with London’s …

Shunfeng Aims For 10,000 MW Of Solar PV Projects By 2016 (That’s A Lot!)

<b>Published on</b> January 8th, 2014 | <i>by Zachary Shahan</i><p>5<p>January 8th, 2014 by <b>Zachary Shahan</b><p>It’s no secret — China is installing solar power faster than you …

DOE’s $3 Million Clean Energy Incubator Funding Is Very NIICE

<b>Published on</b> January 8th, 2014 | <i>by Silvio Marcacci</i><p>2<p>DOE’s $3 Million Clean Energy Incubator Funding Is Very NIICE<p>January 8th, 2014 by <b>Silvio …

Join Ford, Honda, CleanTechnica, & Others For #SolarChat On Solar Power & Electric Vehicles | CleanTechnica

<b>Published on</b> January 9th, 2014 | <i>by Zachary Shahan</i><p>0<p>January 9th, 2014 by <b>Zachary Shahan</b><p>In case you’re not familiar with it, #SolarChat is a pretty huge …

Top 10 Most Interesting Energy, Environment, & Climate Articles From December

<b>Published on</b> January 9th, 2014 | <i>by David L Roberts</i><p>0<p>January 9th, 2014 by <b>David L Roberts</b><p>Here’s my latest monthly pick of the “Top 10” most compelling …

Amprius Raises $30 Million To Commercialize Li-ion Batteries

<b>Published on</b> January 9th, 2014 | <i>by Nicholas Brown</i><p>36<p>Amprius Raises $30 Million To Commercialize Li-ion Batteries<p>January 9th, 2014 by <b>Nicholas …

New App Simplifies Public Transit For Everyone

<b>Published on</b> January 9th, 2014 | <i>by Derek Markham</i><p>0<p>January 9th, 2014 by <b>Derek Markham</b><p>For bus and train commuters, there’s a new app that aims to make …

You Don't Need New Year's Resolutions. You Only Need This Marketing Plan.

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Amid CES Gadgets, TV Still Works for Marketers

For all the hype around second screen, streaming video and online TV at the Consumer Electronics Show taking place in Las Vegas this week, TV is …

What Changes Will Millennials Force Brands to Make in 2014?

The coming year holds dramatic changes for some of the world's most recognized brands, as more millennials, the influential consumers who already …

CES Video: How NBC Universal Tries to Make the Most of Digital for Advertisers

TV networks are looking to cut through the clutter of the Consumer Electronics Show. Scott Schiller, exec VP-digital advertising sales, NBC …

Five Things to Know About The New York Times' New Native Ads

The New York Times rolled out its first batch of native ad units Wednesday with the anticipated redesign of its website. Dell is the first advertiser …

McDonalds to begin buying "sustainable beef" in 2016

While experts may argue over the exact amounts, there's little doubt that the meat and dairy industry is responsible for staggering greenhouse gas …

"Why bother knitting a scarf?"

I’ve started knitting again after a year-long break. I bought some beautiful hand-dyed, locally spun yarn in a brilliant mottled fuchsia, and then I …

California added more rooftop solar capacity in 2013 than in the past 30 years combined!

From 1 gigawatt to 2 gigawatts in a single year<p>It took the residents of California about 30 years to reach 1,000MW of rooftop solar. And during 2013, …

Solar Power

Home Depot Tracks Top Adopters of Energy Efficient Bulbs

The final year of the incandescent light bulb phase-out began on Jan. 1, meaning manufacturers have already stopped producing traditional 40- and …

Solar Market Heading for a 'Second Gold Rush' in 2014

Rooftop solar panel purchases are on the rise. That’s great news for the solar industry, says Deutsche Bank Market Research, which is predicting a …

How to Build an Innovation Team That Truly Innovates

Teams that are convened to generate new ideas often wind up recycling old ones. But it’s not impossible to innovate your innovation process.<p>A new …