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Gadgets to help make your smart home smarter

You know what they say: once you go smart you never go back. (People say that, right?)<p>Welcome to the smart side, where technology does all the work …

The 100 Best Burgers in America, Ranked by Our National Burger Critic

<i>We sent our National Burger Critic Kevin Alexander on a year-long Burger Quest, which took him to 30 cities and saw him consuming 330 burgers. Read</i> …

Burgers

How the New York Times saved itself

Subscriptions, not ads.<p>The New York Times saw its stock shoot up this week after it announced strong Q1 results, punctuated by the addition of 308,000 digital subscribers.<p>The Times’ subscription bump is in large part a product of Donald Trump and the aftermath of the 2016 election. But it’s also …

Full transcript: Sheryl Sandberg talks grief, resilience and ‘Option B’ on Recode Decode

“I felt not only the loss of Dave and this huge grief, but increasingly alone.”<p>On this episode of <b>Recode Decode</b>, hosted by Kara Swisher, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg stopped by to talk about the events that led to her new book, “Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience, and Finding Joy.” When …

Become a Data Visualization Master With Tableau Training

Three courses that will turn you into a data scientist.<p>It doesn't matter if you're a data analysis rockstar—if you aren't presenting all those numbers in a visually pleasing way, you're going to put people to sleep when presentation time comes. Thankfully, Tableau 9 is designed to bring your data …

'Entrepreneurs want a bank that behaves the way they do'

The financial crash of 2008 led many to believe it was wrong to have banks so big they were not allowed to fail. What the sector needed, was greater competition and diversity. Since then, Bank of England reforms have made it easier for new entrants to join the market. A new breed of challenger …

Banking

Here’s more reason to believe the app boom is over

It's looking more and more like mobile apps have peaked. Yes, new hits spring up every now and then, and yes, some of them have become critical aspects of the average person's life. But a few familiar names have a stranglehold over both downloads and revenue, and the amount of time people spend …

How This University Produces the Most Serial Entrepreneurs in the World

A new report says that, among universities, U.C. Berkeley produces the most serial entrepreneurs. Collectively, companies started by Berkeley alumni have raised $14.2 billion in funding since 2006.<p>At just 21, Rahul Ramakrishnan is a co-founder and the COO of Iota Labs. The startup, which makes IoT …

KLM gives agents AI tools to answer customer queries faster, better

Many companies are attempting to use artificial intelligence (AI) to speed up, and improve the accuracy of, their customer service.<p>Examples include …

27 Must-Read Books for Providing Outstanding Customer Service

There is no faster path to creating exceptional customer service than by learning from those who have done it before.<p><i>By Mathew Patterson, customer education at Help Scout</i><p>"You are the same today as you'll be in five years except for two things: the books you read and the people you meet," wrote …

A Glimpse at What's Hot In Customer Service -- And What's Not

Are you on top of these trends? Your Customers expect you to be.<p>With a rise in online shopping popularity and an increase in social media use, customer service trends have steadily shifted from traditional, in-store interactions to more automated or computerized self-servicing modes of customer …

Elon Musk’s Master Plan: Solar power, Tesla trucks, self-driving cars and car-sharing

Musk is already developing electric and eventually autonomous trucks and buses.<p>Elon Musk just revealed the highly anticipated sequel to his original "master plan" (circa 2006). As suspected, the first part of that four-part plan is all about solar energy while the rest focuses on electric and …

Banishing The Bosses Brings Out Zappos' Hidden Entrepreneurs

Encouraging employees to come up with new ideas and ways of thinking can broaden business scope and boost performance. Taking it a stage further and allowing staff to manage themselves can uncover a wealth of latent entrepreneurial talent. Doing away with managers altogether, and letting people run …

The Workplace

This armpit cooler from Japan is the only way to battle sweaty pits

Summertime is arguably the best season of the year. There's a plethora of outdoor activities to fill up your weekend, the days are longer and …

Camping

Devialet's Phantom Gold wireless speaker literally blew us away

I've heard incredible things about Devialet's Phantom wireless speaker, but I was not prepared to experience the even more powerful Phantom Gold.<p>The …

Audiophile

Android co-founder Rich Miner is building an education project inside Google

And he’s stepping down from his investing role.<p>Google has long pushed for its employees to hatch startups inside Google rather than leaving, with varying success. Now it has succeeded in recruiting a retired Googler to do just that.<p>Rich Miner, a tech veteran who co-founded Android and then worked …

Airbnb is going to cash in on the disastrous Rio Olympics

There are already 55,000 scheduled guests across 35,000 listings.<p>The Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympics appear to be in a very bad way before the event has even started.<p>What, Airbnb worry?<p>According to data provided by the company, the $30 billion short-term home rental service says it already has 35,000 …

Empreendedor não deve ter medo de errar, diz Miguel Krigsner, do Boticário

Miguel Krigsner começou com uma farmácia de manipulação e tem mais de 4 mil pontos de venda<p>Sete países, R$ 10 bilhões de faturamento anual, maior …

Why Saying 'I Don't Know' Can Help You Make Better Decisions | Inc.com

Unless you are standing across from Mark Cuban and Lori Greiner with a chance to make the deal of a lifetime in ABC's <i>Shark Tank</i>, there is never a good reason to rush into things. In fact, taking your time to make a decision might even make you a better strategist. At least, that's what Mark …

6 Ways to Turn Angry Customers Into Your Biggest Advocates

Turn unhappy customers into your biggest fans and watch your sales grow.<p>One big secret to success hides in plain sight - yet we frequently overlook it. It's the reason for Amazon's success and Apple's amazing brand: customer happiness.<p>Making customer service a central part of your company's mission …

Mossberg: The tyranny of messaging and notifications

It’s actually worse than it was in the days of the overflowing email inbox.<p><i>Welcome to Mossberg, a weekly commentary and</i> <i>reviews column on The Verge</i> <i>and</i> <i>Recode</i> <i>by veteran tech journalist Walt Mossberg, now an executive editor at The Verge and editor at large of</i> <i>Recode</i><i>.</i><p>Up until just a few years ago, I got …

This Swedish Mobile Payments Startup Could Be Europe's Answer to Square

Mobile payment solutions business iZettle’s growth strategy is continuing apace, it said on Thursday, citing an 81% leap in revenue last year.<p>One of …

Após receber aporte de US$105 milhões, Udacity chega ao Brasil - Startupi

Acaba de chegar ao Brasil a Udacity, uma das empresas mais disruptivas do Vale do Silício, que oferece um modelo diferente de formação profissional. …

Why Music Majors Make Some Of The Best Entrepreneurs

If creativity and entrepreneurship are linked, how can we better draw on creative outlets for business innovation?<p>I spent a good part of my early entrepreneurial life running away from the fact that I had a music degree and not a business degree. Looking back, I convinced myself that a creative …

Withings' analog Activité smartwatches now work with Android

Withings' range of discrete and well-designed Activité smartwatches are finally compatible with Android. As of March 2nd, both the regular Activité and the cheaper Activité Pop (it's pronounced Ac-ti-vi-TAY) work with Google's mobile OS, feeding in data about sleep, steps, and distance travelled to …

Don’t Stop Daydreaming: Why a Wandering Mind Is Good for You

If you can’t get through this article without checking your Facebook, walking to the fridge, scrolling through your phone, and choosing something on …

Why Google+ is splitting into photos and streams

The Google+ brand may be dead. Long live Google's Photos and Streams.<p>Bradley Horowitz, a longtime product VP at Google, confirmed late Sunday that he …

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