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How GoPro and Tesla Hacked Digital Marketing

<i>Dominic Smith is a senior writer and content strategist for Rackspace Digital, the digital marketing infrastructure specialists.</i><p>Digital marketing, like the “analog” marketing that came before it, relies on word of mouth. Clicks, shares, pins and retweets are all part of the conversation.<p>Even in the …

FCC chief Tom Wheeler defends his support for new net neutrality rules

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler strongly defended his support for a new set of rules overseeing high-speed Internet access that critics fear would give preferential treatment to big companies and wealthy consumers.<p>Wheeler's proposal is intended to pave the way for Internet …

Facebook is all-in with mobile, CEO Zuckerberg says

Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg made it very clear to the masses assembled at the F8 developer conference in San Francisco Wednesday: The company is fully mobile.<p>“We’re a mobile company now,” Zuckerberg, wearing his trademark T-shirt and jeans, said to a polite round of applause.<p>There was …

This Gadget Makes Gallons of Drinking Water Out of Air

Water is in the air nearly everywhere on earth, even in the most parched desert. But that doesn’t help much when you’re thirsty because most of that …

In Aereo hearing, Supreme Court expresses concern for cloud computing – but doubt over tiny antennas

Is Aereo, a service that lets consumers stream over-the-air TV, akin to a cable company or a hardware provider like RadioShack? The justices of the …

In Just A Few Minutes, SpaceX Will Attempt To Launch A Reusable Rocket — Watch Now! (Update: It’s Over)

Quick! Tune in!<p>SpaceX is about to attempt something pretty historic: launching a rocket in such a way that much of it can be reused in later launches.<p>If the launch is successful, the payload of the rocket will spend a few days cruising to the International Space Station, then drop off a bunch of …

Scientists Discover How to Generate Solar Power in the Dark

Meet 'photoswitches,' a breakthrough set of materials that act as their own batteries, absorbing energy and releasing it on demand.<p>The next big thing in solar energy could be microscopic.<p>Scientists at MIT and Harvard University have devised a way to store solar energy in molecules that can then be …

When Facebook Is a Bank...

Would you trust the 'Bank of Facebook' with your cash? Here's how Facebook's big money project is getting started.<p>Facebook is mere weeks away from having a regulatory green light in Ireland to allow its users there to store money on the site, and make payments to individuals, the <i>Financial Times</i> …

IPA Nation: How this ale became craft beer's most popular style

In the red hot world of craft beer, one style of beer is hotter than all the rest—the India Pale Ale.<p>The style, which is known for its strong hop …

Arnold and Son’s New TEC1 Watch Is Fit for a King

The British watchmaker introduces its third tourbillon model…<p>Some 250 years ago, John Arnold became the favored watchmaker of the British royal court …

T-Mobile offering LTE iPads at WiFi-only prices, free data through 2014

A day after it announced cheaper plans with voice and data, T-Mobile is sharing more interesting news of upcoming promotions. Starting April 12th, T-Mobile will begin offering iPads and other tablets with LTE at the price normally offered by WiFi-only tablets. For instance, an iPad Air with only …

Is Your Beer A Craft Beer, Or Just Pretending? Use This App To Find Out

For customers who care where their ale comes from, knowing what’s what is hard. Which is why two beer fans called Barrett Garese and Rudy Jahchan …

The Legal Side of Owning a Bar

<i>This excerpt is part of Entrepreneur.com's Second-Quarter Startup Kit which explores the fundamentals of starting up in a wide range of industries.</i><p><i>In the book Start Your Own Bar and Club, the staff at Entrepreneur Press and writer Liane Cassavoy explain how you can launch a profitable bar or club,</i> …

Small Business

Facebook’s Head of Tech Communications Shares The Best PR Advice You’ve Never Heard

Facebook’s Caryn Marooney shares her vast PR wisdom, from the good to the ugly dealings of being a communications professional, and every gem in between.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This story contains one of our Best Business Lessons of 2014. Check out the full list here.</i><p>“Imagine you’re sitting across from a …

The Mythical 'Map Of The Internet 2.0' Is Even Better Than The First

Amateur graphic designer Martin Vargic has put together the second version of his "Map of the Internet," and not surprisingly, it's even better than the first.<p>His original map, put together using Photoshop along with data from Alexa, featured websites as different countries within different …

Internet

Redesigning A Less Wasteful New York City, With Giant Trash-Composting Parks

The city spends millions a year to send its heaping piles of waste as far away as Texas. Two local architects have created a new vision of processing trash locally: 10 composting “hubs” that double as parkland around the city’s waterfronts.<p>Much of New York City was built on top of trash generated …

Amazon Plans Free Video-Streaming Service, WSJ Reports

All signs point to Amazon announcing its streaming device at a NYC event next week. Not a lot is known about it, but a report from the WSJ today sheds a little light on Amazon’s overall strategy, which will reportedly include a free, ad-supported streaming service.<p>According to this report, this …

Apple Gets Its 30% Take On Office 365 Subscriptions Microsoft Sells Through Office For iPad

Microsoft is not just placating user demand with the Office for iPad apps it launched today; it’s also selling Office 365 subscriptions directly within the app. Those subs are worth a pretty penny to Microsoft, as it collects a recurring revenue stream starting at $99 per year per user from Office …

Why Larry Page Would Give His Savings to Elon Musk Instead of Charity

Google co-founder and CEO Larry Page says he'd rather leave his savings to inventor Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX and founder of Tesla, when he dies than …

Reservations already in place for 12,000+ Tesla Model X SUVs

Depending on how particular you are about automobile taxonomy, the Tesla Model X can be called an SUV or a crossover. I've heard Tesla CEO and Chief …

17 Fixes To Common Internet Problems We All Know And Hate

If you're reading this, it means some part of you enjoys surfing the Internet. Maybe you even enjoy spending an enormous percentage of your day doing it.<p>But are you doing it correctly? Is your web browsing as efficient, productive and fun as it could be? If you're unsure, and you should be, follow …

Fold-away factory fits in your suitcase

<i>This article was taken from the March 2014 issue of Wired magazine. Be the first to read Wired's articles in print before they're posted online, and</i> …

Hop to it: How to buy a brewery

When Carl Setzer, 31, decided to quit an unrewarding risk management job in China’s capital Beijing, he knew his next move had to be into something he would enjoy.<p>As a beer fan, the US expatriate had spent seven years in China and found himself with little choice in unique brews. Although there was …

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Inventing Can Be Fun, and Profitable. Here's How to Get Started.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Companies are looking for your ideas. Smart businessmen understand and respect that great ideas can come from anywhere -- and anyone. Open innovation makes sense!<p>By seeking out and being willing to accept product ideas submitted from …

Profit

The Modern Gentleman's Guide To Starting A Watch Collection

This should be done carefully. A gentleman should conduct his research before selecting his first watch. It is a deduction that requires an understanding of not only what is out there, but also of one's own personal style.<p>And of course, one's own financial limitations.<p>"Unless you're spending $5,000 …

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Tesla’s most disruptive product may not be its cars

“We believe the days when Tesla was known as purely an auto company are numbered,” declared Morgan Stanley analysts in a note this week, after the electric car maker reported another set of stellar results.<p>Endless column inches have chronicled how Elon Musk’s electric car company is disrupting the …

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8 Situations When You Need to Incorporate Your Startup

When you're in the early stages of a startup, there's a lot to consider — from revenue models to hiring early team members and developing your …

Instagram Is Shaping Up To Be The World's Most Powerful Selling Tool

Amid dire predictions for a mass exodus from Facebook, the social network did make a winning buy with Instagram. The photo app amassed over 150 million users in three short years –twice as fast as Twitter.<p>That quantity has some quality. According to research by L2 Think Tank, Instagram’s community …