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One little $40 gadget can double your PC’s web browsing speed

If you follow the BGR Deals team, you’ve seen dozens of killer sales come and go on lightning fast wireless routers for your home. Odds are good that …

Wi-Fi

How to hide your location on Snapchat, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

Your social media posts could be putting you at risk.<p>While we don't know if social media played a role in Kim Kardahsian West being held up at …

5 Veteran Freelancers Reveal Their Best Negotiating Tips

Say you work in finance. When you’re just starting out, you negotiate a decent salary upfront. Then, every few years, you ask for a raise. You …

Employment

Some Non-Obvious Advice on Thought Leadership

Rand Fishkin was asked by a number of CEOs to talk about and share his “secrets to becoming a thought leader” in the marketing space.<p>He says the …

Best Places to Work 2016

<i>From banking to retail, read our list of the Best Places to Work based on ratings in HRC's 2016 Corporate Equality Index.</i><p><b>Advertising and …

The Dark Art of B2B Social Media ROI

Social media can be a bit of a dark art when it comes to ROI.<p>It seems that everyone is publishing content, and just ‘being present’ across the social …

Stop Google from tracking you on Google Maps

Learn how to disable Location History for your Google account and also how to delete some or all of your whereabouts from Your Timeline.<p>Google Maps is rolling out a new feature to Android and desktop users called Your Timeline. With it, you can see all the places you've been. Google is quick to …

5 Ways Press Release Writers Can Offer More Content & Guidance to Readers & Journalists

Last night PR Newswire completed the updates to our content syndication network and on www.prnewswire.com to meet Google’s new guidelines regarding …

Why Employees Sue Their Companies - And Win

When I was a kid I watched the usual cop and courtroom TV shows. I knew what an expert witness was. Usually an expert witness in a courtroom drama was some kind of scientist — not including Marisa Tomei’s genius turn in the movie <i>My Cousin Vinny</i>.<p>My first expert witness project was in 2004. The …

The Workplace

PR Pros: You’re still doing it wrong, even if you have a six figure income

I don’t know about you, but if someone tells me my process is tedious and expensive, I may be receptive to hear what they are saying in the hopes …

Public Relations

Before You Sweat: The Perfect Warm-Up Workout

You've sure done a good job at building your body to stand the test of time, but you're not invincible. Trust us, you're not. Getting injured sucks, …

Here’s What Your Voice Tells Others About You

People judge you by your voice in many ways.<p>Via Subliminal: How Your Unconscious Mind Rules Your Behavior:<p>The result: speakers with higher-pitched …

Google executives explain why the MBA approach to building things is ‘stupid’

Google’s hiring chief says he doesn’t give much credit to college degrees in the hiring process. So it should come as no surprise that other Google executives also regard staples of traditional business school training at the nation’s elite colleges as downright “stupid.”<p>Former senior vice …

Eric Schmidt

The Importance of Creativity in Business

<i>NYU-Stern professor Kim Corfman on the importance of creativity in business and the role of culture in spurring or constraining creativity.</i><p>Creativity …

Creativity

Google just revealed the incredibly simple formula for killer résumés

It’s not exactly E=mc².<p>But for would-be job hunters, it’s probably a lot more useful.<p>In a Q&A-style interview with Google’s senior vice president of people operations Laszlo Bock, The New York Times’s Tom Friedman fished a few seriously helpful words of wisdom out of the search giant’s human …

Résumés

Here’s a startup that wants to be an OpenStack for the internet of things

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Credit: Yodit Stanton<p>The co-founders of OpenSensors believe that while connecting billions of devices to the internet will be …

Most Americans Haven't Even Checked To See If They Were Affected By Heartbleed

The Heartbleed bug created a massive security hole and left websites scrambling to find a fix, but a new HuffPost/YouGov poll shows few Americans have heard much about it, much less done anything to make sure their own online presence is secure.<p>Only 23 percent of respondents have even checked to …

12 Amazing Airbnb Rentals In Brazil

Renting from sites like Airbnb can be a great alternative to traditional hotels. They allow you to search by location and price point, in addition to offering a taste of local life.<p>We've created a list of some of the coolest Brazilian homes you can rent on Airbnb. They each have something amazing …

Brazil

How to Become an Early Riser [VIDEO] | The Art of Manliness

Your video guide to becoming an early riser. For a detailed text version, also check out our article on how to become an early riser.<p>Be sure to …

NSA posed as Facebook to infect computers with malware, report says

The National Security Agency has reportedly used automated systems to infect user computers with malware since 2010, according to a Wednesday report. And at times the agency pretended to be Facebook to install its malware.<p>The NSA has been using a program codenamed TURBINE to contaminate computers …

Unreal Engine

Facebook spreads rainy-day blues to sunny places, study says

Ever feel the rainy-day blues on a bright and sunny afternoon? If so, your Facebook account may be to blame, according to new research.<p>In a paper published Wednesday in the journal PLOS ONE, scientists argued that the hugely popular social networking site exerts an emotional "spillover" effect that …

Psychology

How to Deal with a Job You Don't Like | The Art of Manliness

While in an ideal world, we’d all have our dream jobs at every period in our lives, the reality is that everyone will go through periods of not …

These 12 Banned Hashtags Tell Us What Instagram Is Afraid Of Becoming

Why does Instagram do this? App stores like the one on the iPhone have pretty strict rules about pornography and obscene content. Blocking hashtags that Instagram users use to post such naughty images helps keep Instagram in line with Apple's rules.<p>Here are 12 examples of hashtags that Instagram …

naughty

Uber's Taxi Service Arrives in Dubai

Uber, the driver-for-hire service that lets you beckon a classy car with a few clicks of your smartphone, has expanded its operations to Dubai, which could make getting a ride in the city a whole lot easier.<p>The company confirmed the new service today in a blog post, adding that it would continue to …

25 People Who Will Be 'The Next Steve Jobs'

Everyone from Jeff Bezos to Marissa Meyer to "a bikini video director" has been anointed the next Steve Jobs. Here's every such mention we could find.<p>Even before his death nearly two years ago, writers of all stripes began to wonder, "Who is the next Steve Jobs?" It was fitting, in a ghoulish sort …

Martini Media Raises $14M To Target Ads At Rich People

Twenty-five percent of the population controls 75 percent of the spending, and advertisers will pay big bucks to advertise to find them. That’s Martini Media‘s job. This focus and the $22 million to $27 million it expects to earn in 2013 has helped it raise a $14 million Series D. Now it’s ready to …