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Twelve South launches PlugBug Duo, charges two devices in addition to your MacBook

Twelve South has unveiled its latest Apple accessory today, PlugBug Duo. Building on the popularity of its PlugBug World, the new release offers the same benefits like five international adapters, but now adds two USB-A ports to your MacBook charger.<p>Whoosh! Screen Cleaner<p>PlugBug Duo offers solid …

MacBook Pro

Samsung Air Dresser closet airs, steams, dries, and purifies garments

Samsung Electronics introduced an internet-connected personal garment care appliance this week, according to The Korea Herald.<p>Focused on the …

Five Tax Breaks Every Entrepreneur Should Know About

Is your small business claiming every single penny of tax relief that it’s due? The UK Government offers a string of valuable tax reliefs to businesses – many targeted specifically at small and medium-sized enterprises – but too often cash goes unclaimed.<br>Entrepreneurs running start-up and scale-up …

Small Business

The Apps, Tools and Sites Every Freelancer Needs

Don't worry -- there's an app for that.<p>This story originally appeared on Skillcrush<p>Taking the plunge into freelancing is both an exciting and anxiety-ridden prospect for most working professionals. Being your own boss certainly has its perks, but how do you make sure you’re prepared to run <i>every</i> …

Blockchain, Explained

It seems as if overnight, the media industry has gotten the blockchain bug. Today, there are events, panels, articles and conversations about how …

Blockchain

This is how successful CEOs spend their time

It’s certainly not glamorous: They spend over 70% of their time in meetings.<p>Time is everyone’s most valuable resource. You can find ways to get more money and more manpower, but it’s impossible to add hours to a day or reclaim them once they’ve been spent. While we all have the same hours in a day, …

Time Management

The Impossible Job: Inside Facebook’s Struggle to Moderate Two Billion People

Moderating billions of posts a week in more than a hundred languages has become Facebook’s biggest challenge. Leaked documents and nearly two dozen interviews show how the company hopes to solve it.<p>This spring, Facebook reached out to a few dozen leading social media academics with an invitation: …

Internet

Is It Time to Hire a Designated Instagram Marketer?

Is Instagram becoming a drain on your time and resources? If so, no wonder: Instagram now has over 25 million business profiles and 2 million monthly …

Social Media

How This Couple Created A $13 Million Business On Their First Date

In 2012, Radha Vyas and Lee Thompson went on a first date that created more than just sparks — it sparked the creation of Flash Pack, a London-based travel company specializing in adventure trips for solo travelers.<p>On the night they met, the couple formed the idea for the company — which is based …

Travel Industry

Google Duo allows you to call people who don’t have the app

But only fellow Android users, and not even all of them.<p>Duo is Google's video calling app, and it looks like the tech giant wants to spread the word about it. According to <i>Android Police</i>, Duo users can now call people who don't have the app installed and who haven't registered with the service. It …

The best mobile photo-editing apps

You can do better than your phone's built-in image editor.<p>There's no shortage of photo-editing apps for mobile devices. But if you want to graduate beyond Instagram filters, the sheer number of listings on the App Store or Google Play can be overwhelming. We've sifted through dozens to find the …

Make money as a drone pilot: How to get started

After a few months with your drone, you probably know the ropes. You’ve practiced how to fly smoothly and safely, and you’ve taken a few cool pictures. Maybe you’re getting so good at this that your cousin wants to pay you to take her engagement photos. Or your friend hires you to take an …

8 Tips to Quickly Master Social Media For Businesses & Entrepreneurs [SSM065]

Much has been written on the Buffer Blog about social media strategy.<p>In the last month alone, we’ve covered (in great detail) everything from …

Social Media

The 8 Best Pieces of Business Advice I've Received In The Past 6 Months

Words of wisdom from business leaders.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>My job involves interacting with dozens of business visionaries on a regular basis. I’m constantly meeting with vendors, potential partners, customers and new employees. I take something positive away …

5 Ways Music Improves Our Health

<i>By Jill Suttie</i><p>When I gave birth to my first-born, I listened to CDs of classical music in the hospital. I figured that music would help calm me and distract me from the pain.<p>You might use music to distract yourself from painful or stressful situations, too. Or perhaps you’ve listened to music while …

General Hospital

How to build a business empire with Instagram

What does it take to succeed online? Shouldn’t real-world influence transfer into the digital world? The introduction of computers and smartphones has changed the business world and yet many still do not understand how new digital platforms fit into the business realm. These platforms are a new …

iPhone 8 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8: hands-on camera comparison

According to the DxO tests, the camera of the iPhone 8 Plus is the best they’ve tested so far. It scored the impressive result of 94, but could …

Galaxy Note

5 Strategies to Becoming More Purposeful and Productive

Less is more: Purpose and effectiveness are natural by-products of reducing the endless intrusions we unthinkingly allow into our awareness.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When building a successful business, one of the most important things you can do (yet one most …

Try this trick to go straight to sleep

Each time you choose to stay up a little longer bingeing that Netflix show, you’re beckoning death, slowly cutting off years from your life. This was …

6 Ways to Be More Productive When You’re Working From Home

The flexibility of working remotely is blissful...that is, until your kid pops up during a video call and the laundry starts giving you the …

A Beginner’s Guide to Adobe Lightroom: Part 1

It is easy to feel overwhelmed with the many different features of Adobe Lightroom. Lightroom has so many possibilities, that even after years of …

Reelgood’s app for cord cutters helps you find something new to watch

Reelgood, a service aimed at helping cord cutters find new shows and movies to watch from across streaming services, is now available on mobile devices. The company this week launched on iOS – its first mobile application – which allows you to search and browse content from over 250 streaming …

Don’t Call Yourself a Photographer If You Still Make These 5 Beginner Mistakes (VIDEO)

We’re really not trying to be mean here, but seriously folks, if you’re still making the five beginner mistakes in the video below it’s time to clean …

It's Not Too Late to Build a Following on Facebook and YouTube (Here's How)

Think you missed the boat on developing a following on overcrowded social media platforms like YouTube? These tips might cause you to reconsider.<p>Social media platforms like Facebook, YouTube and LinkedIn are getting more crowded by the day. However, just because you're up against stiff competition …

Social Media

Understanding Manual Mode of a DSLR Camera

One of the scariest things for every new photographer is the moment when you pick up your new DSLR camera and turn it to manual mode.It is safe to …

Richard Branson Reveals 3 Important Lessons Most Leaders Learn Too Late in Life

At Virgin Group, it's OK to encourage and even celebrate failure.<p>Sir Richard Branson has modeled an unconventional leadership approach that has attracted a cult-like following, as evidenced by some of his best-sellers -- <i>Like a Virgin: Secrets They Won't Teach You at Business School</i> and, of course,</i> …

Tai Lopez's 7 Steps to Start Your Own Marketing Agency

The social media master builds and scales multimillion-dollar businesses using these strategies.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most people dream of starting their own business and creating a life that lets you travel and have fun while getting paid. The problem is that …

Mark Cuban Shares His Views on the Things Bad Leaders Do that Great Ones Don't

Are you a great leader by Mark Cuban's standards? Read what he says about leadership and decide for yourself.<p>Mark Cuban sold his first company for six million dollars and his second for six billion. He cashed out his Yahoo stock for another two billion just weeks before the market crashed. He owns …

10 Tips To Get Rich By Your 30th Birthday

Someone recently asked me how to get rich quick and frankly, I was stumped. Money isn’t my motivator — at least, not anymore. When I first started out, I had the same dream as many new entrepreneurs: to be a millionaire as fast possible. But over the years, I realized that using money as a sole …

Off-grid

How to Use Social Media Marketing to Generate $632,481 in Sales

Social media marketing is a great tool when it comes to building a brand.But making money from it by propelling sales is tough.In fact, many …