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SoundCloud aims to pay 'hundreds of thousands' of artists

SoundCloud's CEO says its invite-only Premier program, which gives artists a share of revenue, will include hundreds of thousands of artists in two years.<p>SoundCloud expects to have hundreds of thousands of artists in payment program SoundCloud Premier in the next couple years, CEO Kerry Trainor …

Meghan Trainor

Outbrain is launching a product allowing publishers to recommend content on each other’s platform

Outbrain, the network known for distributing garbage clickbait articles and ads on sites across the internet, is now going to offer a premium product that ensures that the articles recommended to folks at the bottom of their screens will be less garbage.<p>Onstage at the Code Media conference, …

AdTech

#7 Reasons to Improve B2B E-commerce Experience for Consumers

If given a right push towards presentation with a focus on aesthetics B2B e-commerce can give better user experience to its consumers.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>If you see the …

Customer Experience

Can blockchain replace supermarkets? INS says yes, raises $43 million to prove it

Imagine a world where consumers buy their groceries directly from manufacturers, cutting grocery stores and supermarkets completely out of the equation. That’s a future that blockchain startup INS wants to enable. And the company has just raised roughly $43 million (60,000 Ether) in a public token …

4 interesting AI applications in mainstream consumer tech

Few topics in technology garner as much attention and debate as the implementation of artificial intelligence. While we love technology and the things we can do with it, there always seems to be a creepy factor associated with our technology learning about us and acting independently to make …

Amazon Echo vs. Google Home: The best AI for home security

Amazon’s Echo has long ruled the smart home market, but Google Home’s recent updates make it a contender for the top slot. The smart home market is evolving faster than you can say “third-party device,” and the competition between these heavyweight companies is good for your wallet. Understanding …

Bing starts using AI to highlight different perspectives for controversial topics

Bing will now use AI-powered natural language understanding to help provide users with multiple highlighted perspectives when they search for different topics, Microsoft announced today.<p>When users search for a controversial topic, Bing will provide users with different viewpoints, complete with …

SEO is not enough in the age of voice

With technology transforming virtually every aspect of our lives, it should be noted that many of the innovations we’re now seeing have existed for decades in science fiction novels and television. The capacity to talk to a computer (and have it talk back) was a staple of Gene Roddenberry’s <i>Star …

The 4 Stages of 0->1 Products

<i>This was first published on my mailing list</i> <i>The Looking Glass</i><i>. Every week, I answer a reader’s question.</i><p><i>Q: In all my past roles, I’ve worked on</i> …

Product Management

Why Facebook launched a Messenger app for kids

With more than one billion users, Facebook’s Messenger app needs little introduction. But the technology giant today announced a new version of the service that could bump its active user base up considerably.<p>Messenger Kids is launching in preview today for iPhone and iPad users in the U.S. and …

The Four Benefits Of The New Goods And Services Tax (GST) For Startups In India

On 30 June 2017, during a special parliament assembly at night, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation and launched the Goods and Services Tax (GST) in the central hall, where first Prime Minister of independent India Jawaharlal Nehru delivered his famous ‘tryst with destiny’ …

India

5 industries primed to leap forward into AR

With a powerful new camera and advanced sensor technology, the latest round of iPhone products has unlocked new possibilities in the realm of augmented reality (AR). Now more than ever, today’s developers are fully equipped to craft next-level experiences that blur the lines between the consumer’s …

Amazon will let developers build Alexa skills that recognize unique voices in 2018

Amazon today announced that developers will be able to build Alexa skills that recognize unique human voices, starting in early 2018. Personalized voice profiles are set up through the account of the primary user of an Alexa-enabled device and can be extended to up to 10 users.<p>Called “Your Voice by …

Amazon Web Services unveils SageMaker to help developers build AI

Companies looking to build and deploy machine learning models in the cloud have a new service from Amazon Web Services to help them. Called SageMaker, it’s designed to make it easier for everyday developers and scientists to build their own custom machine learning systems.<p>While machine learning can …

These 25 companies will pay you the highest salaries, according to Glassdoor

Shocker: for the highest salaries, go to Google.<p>Glassdoor put together a list of the 25 companies that pay the highest salaries in the United States, …

Employment

Keep your data safe from the apocalypse in an Arctic mineshaft

The World Data Archive promises clients their data will be safe from nuclear blasts in a converted mine<p>Norway’s famous doomsday seed vault is getting a new neighbor. It’s called the Arctic World Archive, and it aims to do for data what the Svalbard Global Seed Vault has done for crop samples — …

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The 5 Best Motivational Videos of 2016 | Inc.com

Every year, I post the five most motivational videos to be posted on YouTube over the past 12 months. Here are my posts for 2015, 2014, and some timeless classics.<p>For 2016, I've focused on videos that will inspire you to make 2017 the best year ever. I figure we all need a year-end boost. Enjoy!<p>The …

Motivation

How to Build a Time Machine

When the seemingly unimaginable—at least to certain people—happened and Hillary Clinton lost the 2016 Presidential election, many of her supporters suddenly started asking questions about what went wrong: Could something have been done differently? What if her strategy had been more aggressive? …

Time Travel

10 Success lessons from Peter Thiel – “PayPal Founder, Billionaire” for entrepreneurs

Share15<p>Tweet<p>Share37<p>+11<p>Shares 53<p>Peter Thiel is a silicon valley entrepreneur who founded two multi billion dollar companies, PayPal and Palantir. As a …

To Succeed as a First-Time Leader, Relax

When individual contributors are tapped to manage large-scale projects, oversee direct reports, or participate in strategic planning, they need to develop new skill sets on the fly — skills such as interpersonal dexterity, emotional agility, and communication savvy. As important as these leadership …

Leadership

The tiny bits of code that can wreck computers

Some dangerous bits of code come in surprisingly small sizes. But just a few bytes can be enough to wreck computers and even bring a warship to a standstill.<p>One of the best programming jokes – and there are plenty to choose from – goes like this: Why did the programmer die in the shower? Because …

University of Cambridge

This CEO was a millionaire at 22, went nearly bankrupt, and now runs a $100 million business

Tomas Gorny's life is a true rags-to-riches story that should serve as an inspiration for any budding entrepreneur.<p>He arrived in the US from Poland in the '90s when he was only 20. Barely speaking any English, Gorny had to work part-time valet-parking and carpet-cleaning jobs during his first …

Entrepreneurship

Donald Trump Calls for Apple Boycott While Tweeting With an iPhone

Donald Trump, a leading Republican candidate in the 2016 U.S. presidential elections, has called for a boycott of Apple until it complies with a court order to unlock an iPhone 5c used by shooter Syed Farook in the 2015 San Bernardino attacks, according to <i>Reuters</i>.<p>"Boycott Apple until such time as …

Decode those weird symbols on the back of your phone

Find out the meaning behind those strange little markings you see all over your gadgets.<p>A tiny trash can with an X through it, an exclamation point and a bunch of acronyms. You've probably noticed these little marks lurking on the back of your phone, laptop or charger and maybe you've even wondered …

Gear & Gadgets