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7 questions you should ask a startup CEO during a job interview

<i>This article is part of DBA, a series on Mashable about running a business that features insights from leaders in entrepreneurship, venture capital</i> …

5 Invoicing and Accounting Tools for New Entrepreneurs

From Due to ZenPayroll: You have alternatives to the guy in the thick glasses and bowtie.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Startups fail for so many reasons. According to business sources, fully 90 percent fail -- a hard and bleak truth of entrepreneurship. As an …

Tips for Mastering Geo-Local Google AdWords Campaigns | Inc.com

For small businesses with some financial flexibility to go after online marketing, pay-per-click advertising (PPC) is an ideal strategy to pursue. Not only does it give you access to large volumes of targeted traffic, but it can also be very cost-effective if strategically approached and …

Meet the 8 new Apple + IBM enterprise apps introduced today

Apple’s partnership with IBM has birthed eight new enterprise apps that the companies announced today on Apple’s Business apps page. The new MobileFirst apps focus mostly on healthcare by providing hospital techs and nurses new methods to access patients records, log data and track progress.<p>Along …

Five ways social media data can help you gain new customers

Social media is one of the most effective means of collecting information about current and potential clients. Companies have free public access to information that is uncensored, and customers want to be heard through the channels they enjoy using most.<p>Here are the five ways companies can use data …

How to make your Gmail address public without going nuts

At a time when we're all socially connected, making your email address publicly available is often the friendly and approachable thing to do.<p>It can …

Chrome: Avoid message trackers in Gmail

Read receipts are useful when you're talking to friends on an IM client and each party wants to know if their message was seen. However, you may not want this same feature to work in your Gmail.<p>Many marketing companies are using trackers in their promotional email to learn whether or not you've …

Wearable Tech

How to Back Up Your iPhone to iTunes on Your Computer

There are two ways to back up your iPhone. You can back up your iPhone to iCloud or back up your iPhone to iTunes. I like to have copies of both. An iCloud backup is kept in the cloud, while an iTunes backup is kept on your computer. You don’t need an internet connection to back up your iPhone to …

The top 50 apps for creative minds

There’s an ongoing argument in the technology world about whether tablets and smartphones are more focused on consumption than creativity. As time has gone on, though, the number of apps helping us do more than passively read, watch and listen has grown. Many also fall into a longer heritage of …

Apps

The Email Hot Or Not List

<i>Denise Chan is the US Content Marketing Manager for Mailjet, an email service provider with more than four years of experience and 25,000 clients across 158 countries.</i><p>As temperatures rise, it’s time to engage in the age-old tradition of spring cleaning, bidding farewell to those bulky winter items. …

Wix.com

Create the<br>Website You Want<p>The Freedom to Create Anything<p>We believe anything is possible with the right website builder. That's why we offer a few …

Web Design

This simple orange grid offers everything you need to know before you start a company

Creating your own startup can be overwhelming at times, but luckily there's a new directory called Startup Stash that contains everything you need to know, all in one place.<p>The first thing you'll notice about Startup Stash is the simple grid layout that makes finding resources and tools exceedingly …

10 good alternatives to the Apple iPad Air 2 Smart Case: in pictures

19 tips, tricks and shortcuts to help you conquer Mac OS Yosemite

1. N<b>ew Spotlight search</b><p>Spotlight received a significant overhaul with Apple’s introduction of OS X Yosemite, making it more powerful and useful than ever before. Press Cmd+Space and the new Spotlight search bar will appear on the screen. Just as in the previous version, it’s possible to search …

Operating Systems

FiftyThree Goes Gold (Tone) With Its New Tablet Stylus

What goes with a gold iPad Air 2? Give up? At least one thing would be FiftyThree’s new Pencil Gold, the latest addition to the company’s stylus line.<p>Pencil Gold — from the company that invented the popular Paper mobile sketching and note-taking app — is the same Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) stylus …

Google Earth Pro Is Now Available For Free

Today Google has announced that Google Earth Pro is now available for free. Google Earth Pro used to cost $399 per year. Google Earth is a geospatial software application that displays a virtual globe, which offers the ability to analyze and capture geographical data. Google Earth was created after …

Google Earth

Great country walks: take the North Wales Path to Aber Falls, Gwynedd

<b>Difficulty</b> Challenging<b><br>Distance</b> 6.7 miles/11km<b><br>Typical duration</b> 4 hours 10 minutes<b><br>Start and finish</b> Abergwyngregyn bus stop and car park<b><br>Map</b> OS Explorer OL17<b><br>Step-by-step details and maps</b> ramblers.org.uk/moel<p>In a nutshell<p>From the quiet village of Abergwyngregyn on the north Wales coast, this walk takes …

Hiking

Google Tricks That Will Change the Way You Search

Google Search's learning curve is an odd one. You use it every day, but still all you know is how to search. But the search engine has plenty of …

Microsoft throws down the gauntlet in business intelligence

Image copyright Om Malik/Gigaom.Microsoft is not content to let Excel define the company’s reputation among the world’s data analysts. That’s the …

16 Productivity Tools Nobody Can Live Without

<i>This article originally appeared on Entrepreneur.com.</i><p>Productivity is the name of the game for entrepreneurs. The good news is that there are …

These smart earplugs block noise, but keep your smartphone alerts

With all the sensory input being transmitted to us through headphones, smartphones and interactive screens, the next great technological solution may …

Architizer

My Desk Won't Stop Telling Me to Stand

I spent a month working at a smart desk that tells me when to sit and stand.<p>Sitting has been called the new smoking. New research suggests staying tied to your desk chair all day can contribute to everything from obesity to diabetes, but while standing desks have long been used by some of history's …

Ergonomics

Architect Visit: The Vegetarian Cottage in East London

For the so-called Vegetarian Cottage, London-based architects Cousins and Cousins designed a two-floor addition to a Victorian house in Hackney in …

Architecture

Architizer

In The Mood For A New Laptop?

Love this refreshing design for a laptop by Antoine Beynel. It’s got that sexy aluminum finish and neat keys on the keyboard. What makes it stand …

The Best Travel Gear Of 2014

Good design makes travel suck less. Here are seven accessories that make great holiday gifts for globetrotters.<p>Good design makes getting from point A to point B suck less. Here are seven accessories we came across in 2014 that aim to solve weary travelers’ problems, big and small–they’ll ease your …

Where I Work: Marc Thorpe

We visit New York City to check in on the Union Square studio of architect and industrial designer Marc Thorpe who manages to bridge the gap between …