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Retail Security: How Can Biometrics, Video Analytics and Other Security Innovation Help the Sector?

Retail crime hit a 10-year high in the 2013-14 financial year, with the £603m losses recorded by UK retailers 18% higher than those racked up in the …

Samsung's Gear S2 3G is a look at our untethered future

A smarter smartwatch?<p>Every smartwatch you’ve likely seen, whether it’s an Apple Watch, an Android Wear device, or a Pebble, has relied on a smartphone for all of its smarts. If you were to disconnect any of these devices, they become little more than standard timepieces with a little bit of …

Batteries

101 Work From Home Jobs

Between technology, such as Skype, Slack, or Google Hangouts, the need to commute back and forth everyday is no longer necessary - which makes it easier to enjoy work-life balance and apply for jobs no matter where you reside.<p>Whether you're looking to join an established company, start your own …

101 Blog Post Ideas to Kick-Start Your Content Calendar

Did you know that approximately 56.0 million new posts are published on WordPress every month and approximately 409 million people are reading blogs …

65 Online Writing Tools For Writers, Bloggers & Authors

Bookmark or download a PDF of these online writing tools for your next writing project.<p><b>Word Processing (More than just Word and Pages)</b><p>AutoCrit: …

Using Big Data Analytics To Prevent Crimes The "Minority Report" Way

Advances in analytics and machine learning are making scenarios depicted in futuristic films like "Minority Report" and "Robocop" a reality today.

Slack users, meet Lookerbot: a new tool that brings your data into the conversation

In much of the enterprise-software world today, data is data and chat is chat, and rarely the twain shall meet. Looker aims to change all that.<p>On …

5 Steps to Analyst Success

All around us, we are surrounded by information and data. In fact, there is so much information bombarding us each day that there is even information …

The Perfect Office - Olympus Tough Stylus, Da Vinci Jr 3D Printer and Office Ideas

We've seen some great gadgets and equipment for designers. So many cool stuff, that we could actually assemble infinite perfect office spaces! Every …

Gear & Gadgets

Which Pergola Is Right for You?

Whether you’re planning an outdoor entertaining area or want to improve the one you have, a covered pergola could be the missing ingredient that creates a versatile space you can use no matter what the weather’s doing. These inspiring options will have you transforming your own outdoor room before …

Samsung's TabPro S might be better than the Surface and iPad Pro

Samsung today revealed a price and date for its Surface and iPad Pro lookalike, the Galaxy TabPro S, in preparation for its release tomorrow. We know the specs, and at $899 – keyboard case included – it seems like a nifty deal. But what about actually using it?<p>Design and Display<p>The Galaxy TabPro S …

13 habits of self-made millionaires, from a man who spent 5 years studying rich people

All self-made millionaires had to start somewhere.<p>Much of their transformation from ordinary to seven-figure status can attributed to "rich habits," a term coined by Thomas C. Corley, who spent five years researching the daily habits of 177 self-made millionaires.<p>"From my research, I discovered …

Historical Perspectives: (Possibly) The World's First Perpetual Calendar Wristwatch, From Breguet, Revisited On Leap Day 2016

Here is the "Dollfus" Perpetual Calendar, nicknamed after its original owner – sold at auction in 2011, and not seen in public since. Though it's …

Watches

The Best Books On Writing I’ve Read (So Far)

As an avid reader and aspiring writer, I’m a sucker for books of this genre. Here’s a short list of books that influenced me and definitely opened my …

IKEA’s Wireless Charging Furniture Makes Technology More Accessible

The home of the future is quickly becoming a reality—and you don’t have to be a billionaire to bring innovation into your own house, with help from …

How to design a work space like Google

Imagine cruising down a slide to visit your boss, playing a game of table tennis while mulling over your latest project or going off to the office …

NZ architects transform retro caravan into a mobile office

The idea to create a mobile office space on wheels came to the team of architects and designers after enjoying a long Southern Hemisphere summer and …

Small Spaces

The Best Front Row Style From the Men’s Shows in New York

The New York men’s collections brought out well-dressed gents in droves this past week. A-listers from the worlds of art, music, television, and sport all came out in their finest, showcasing a myriad of different styles between them, including new takes on the traditional two-button suit, …

The Kangaroo Belt Company

in Fashion on<p>0 Shares<p>The Kangaroo Belt Company is a new line of handmade kangaroo leather belts currently being funded on Kickstarter. There’s …

Calibre's Autumn/Winter 2016 Suiting Collection has some Aussie Flair

Calibre’s Autumn/Winter 2016 Suiting Collection has some Aussie Flair<p>in Fashion on<p>2 Shares<p>2<p>If you’re going to work your hardest, you should look your …

Can a Smartwatch Enhance Your Day?

in Featured, Sponsored, Tech, Watches on<p>79 Shares<p>65<p>2<p>12<p>As a busy entrepreneur on-the-go, staying connected to my electronics is crucial to my career. …

The Wind up – Baselworld 2016 Preview 3 – Watch News #14

in Fashion, Featured, Watches on<p>1 Shares<p>1<p>Welcome to number 14 of our regular Wind Up series. Today we’re going to be showing you some more previews …

Here's What You Need to Know About President Obama's Badass Shinola Watch

Don't worry, non-presidents can buy it.<p>While the main reason for President Obama's visit to Detroit on Wednesday was to shine a light on the recuperating auto industry, he also made a point of stopping by the city's finest watchmaker. Since 2011, Shinola has been crafting American-made timepieces …

PlayStation VR Price and Release Window Announced

During a presentation at the Game Developers Conference today, Sony finally cleared up two major lingering questions about the PlayStation VR headset: its price and release date.<p>The company confirmed that the PlayStation 4-powered device will cost $400 and will arrive in October 2016. That's a …

The Productivity Secret You Can Steal From Geniuses

Beyond smarts, the greatest minds in history have this characteristic in common.<p>Geniuses, we all know, are smart. But do they share any other qualities like quiet personalities, large social networks, or wild hair?<p>It's a topic I've covered before when it comes to titans of the arts. According to …

Creativity

2016 is turning out to be an amazing year for augmented reality - ExtremeTech

By on March 15, 2016 at 7:30 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>One way to tell that a new market …

Augmented Reality

The Most Important Leadership Competencies, According to Leaders Around the World

dave wheeler FOR HBR<p>What makes an effective leader? This question is a focus of my research as an organizational scientist, executive coach, and leadership development consultant. Looking for answers, I recently completed the first round of a study of 195 leaders in 15 countries over 30 global …

Leadership

Google has 6 new analytics apps for marketers

Whether you’re building an app or running an online store, analytics can help you figure out what your users are trying to achieve and how you can serve them better.<p>To that end, Google has launched a new set of enterprise-grade tools to help marketers gain insights about their customers’ journey …