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Check Out Apple’s Sad-Looking iPod Debut Event From 15 Years Ago

It’s 2001. Steve Jobs is back at Apple trying to right the ship and re-energize the company. He did. And it all started on a day 15 years ago when Jobs took the stage to announce a new product that was a departure from everything the company had done. It was the first iPod. And it was the iPod that …

iPod

If Your Content Marketing Isn't Working This Is Probably Why

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Content marketing can be a fickle thing. One day a strategy works, the next, it doesn’t. Just when you think you’ve cracked the code, you realize you’re right back at square one, looking at a computer screen, wanting to scream into a …

Marketing

MacTrast Deals: CrossOver 15 for Mac & Linux

CrossOver 15 allows you to run Windows games, productivity and utility software right from your Mac’s Dock without buying an expensive Windows …

The Most Common 10 Reasons Clients Leave (and How to Prevent That)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Depending on the nature of your business and your number of clients, the impact of having just one leave can be devastating. Regardless of how much your business has riding on each of your clients, it’s in your best interest to maximize …

Business Strategy

Apple was launched by a pair of procrastinators 40 years ago — here's how that helped make the tech giant become so successful

But as Adam Grant, a professor of management at Wharton and author of the new book, "Originals," tells Business Insider, procrastination is actually a powerful tool used by some of the most innovative thinkers — including two of Apple's cofounders, Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak.<p>Grant explains that …

Procrastination

Steve Jobs Transformed Apple by Exploiting Ritual Practices

Steve Jobs Transformed Apple by Exploiting Ritual Practices<p>Published on Mar 16, 2016<p>Steve Jobs is known for his effective speeches and presentations …

E-Mail

Leather Portfolio Laptop and Document Organizer by Savage Supply Co

Price: $134.99Protect your MacBook and so much more with the Leather Portfolio Laptop and Document Organizer by Savage Supply Co. Created for the …

Pro Tip: Get your Apple TV sounding just right

You know that Apple TV is a great set-top box that allows you to play games, watch TV shows and movies, and even listen to Apple Music streams.<p>What you may not have known is that you can connect Bluetooth speakers so that you don’t bother your roommates or family when you’re watching, enhance …

How to move an Apple Photos for OS X library to an external drive

Rick Henningsen has a Photos Library question:I want to move my Photos Library from the boot drive to a larger external drive. I suspect that I …

Operating Systems

The only iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus camera review you need to see

There are plenty of iPhone 6s reviews that people might be interested in, including complete reviews of the new device and camera reviews that focus …

Mobile Photography

How to make your site mobile ready

Mobile has the moxie and if your business hasn’t stepped up to the mobile bar, there is no doubt you’re missing out. Today we’re talking about the single most critical mobile component of your business: Your website. Is it mobile-friendly?<p>Google recently announced a major change to its algorithm, …

Enterprise Software’s Trillion-Dollar Opportunity

Aaron Levie Contributor<p>Aaron Levie is the Chief Executive Officer of Box.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Now the cloud wars (really) begin<br>• The Industrialist’s Dilemma<p>Outside of the tech industry, an unmistakable trend is sweeping the business world.<p>Companies in industries as far ranging as …

Innovation

How I nearly became hooked on a $335 laptop bag

When I was first approached about checking out the WaterField Designs $335 Rough Rider messenger bag, it occurred to me that I've never written about something as decidedly non-technical before. Let's face it: When I plop down my case and begin unloading my work stuff, my focus has always been on …

How Steve Jobs became the greatest businessman the world has ever known

A vegan college dropout who took acid and traveled to India for spiritual enlightenment, Steve Jobs was the greatest businessman in history.<p>But Jobs' ascent was neither simple nor straightforward.<p>Jobs' life story is well known to many, but as a quick reminder: Jobs was kicked out of Apple, a …

MacBook Air

10 pieces of great advice from Buffett, Bloomberg, and more

In her new book, <i>Getting There: A Book of Mentors</i>, Gillian Zoe Segal surveys a number of business stars for insights on how they got to the corner …

Mad Men

How to run Windows 10 on your Mac using Parallels Desktop 13

You can use Apple's built-in Boot Camp software to install Windows on your Mac, which will require you to partition your hard drive in order to make …

The Best Way to Spend the First 10 Minutes of Your Workday | Inc.com

How you deal with the initial 10 minutes of the workday largely can determine how effective and productive you will be the remainder of the day.<p>Below is a list of 10 things the most successful individuals do within the initial 10 minutes of the workday:<p>1. They reflect.<p>Accomplishing your top goals …

Time Management

Recommended Reading: Apple's Jony Ive talks design and the timepiece

<i>Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology and more in print and on the web. Some weeks, you'll also find short reviews of books that we think are worth your time. We hope you enjoy the read.</i><p><b>A Rare Look at Design Genius Jony Ive: The Man Behind the Apple Watch</b><br>by Robert …

How To Win In Business, According To A 30-Year-Old Startup Millionaire Who Wrote 1,284 Slides About It

So as not to break our CMS, we're publishing all the slides in three installments.<p>Installment 1 is 566 slides on how to win at life, and it can be found here.<p>Here is part two: how to win in business.<p>You can also skip ahead to installment 3, How to win in the world, according to Ryan Allis.

Self-improvement

13 Goofy Ads From The Early Days Of Computing

The computer ads of the ’70s and ’80s imagine a future in which every kid is a hacker and girls skateboard to work on their PCs.<p>Part of what makes vintage advertisements fascinating is the way they reveal what the companies of an earlier era wanted people to think. That’s as true of the early days …

Customers

Safely get the grime off your beautiful Mac with these cleaning tips

While our Macs were designed for power, they were also made for beauty. Sharply rounded edges and fine materials come together to create the computers we know and love. But with normal daily use, dirt and grime can make our Mac workhorses less attractive.<p>In today’s video, we show you the …

5 powerful apps that blow away Apple’s stock iOS tools

The iPhone comes preloaded with many stock applications, but not all are as powerful as you wish they’d be. Luckily there are tons of developers pushing new apps into the App Store, and many of their creations upstage the stock iOS applications.<p>In today’s video we take a look at five iOS apps that …

How to rip your DVD collection

I've got way too many DVDs in my house. I've been gathering them for years and years: They take up nearly half a wall in my living room, and that's</i> …

10 things billionaires won’t tell you

<b>1.“We just get richer and richer.”</b><p>The past 35 years have been a period of extraordinary wealth creation by billionaires, according to a new “2015 …

Emerging Markets

Learn To Navigate All Of OS X With Keyboard Shortcuts And This Guide

We've talked plenty about the importance of learning basic keyboard shortcuts. If you really want to dig into some of the more obscure navigation …

Why Inclusive Workplaces Drive More Innovation and Better Performance

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Good managers want to build high-performing teams but it isn’t always clear how to do so.<p>According to Catalyst’s global report, "Inclusive Leadership: The View From Six Countries," released today, the answer is simple: Help your employees …

Leadership

Make It Stop! 5 Techniques for Managing the Email Onslaught.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Email is both a blessing and a curse -- enhancing our productivity and overwhelming us at the same time. It makes asynchronous communications possible. Email acts as written documentation, and enables the busy entrepreneur to extend …

Productivity