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How Retailers Choose the Brands They Carry

Five tips from industry insiders on how to win the retailer-brand game.<p>When Raf Simons was at the helm of Jil Sander and his eponymous label — just …

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Real estate mogul: First-time homeowners should use this trick to live for free

When it comes to buying a home, people have strong opinions: One camp says not prioritizing homeownership is "the single biggest mistake millennials …

A Look At JAY Z's Most Notable Businesses, Man

From Roc-A-Fella Records to his new venture capital firm, Arrive.<p>Earlier this week, it was announced that JAY Z‘s entertainment firm Roc Nation …

These Tech Startups Could Run the Music Industry of Tomorrow

Techstars Music reveals its inaugural class of music companies.<p>Techstars, a mentorship-driven startup accelerator founded by David Cohen, Brad Feld, …

This Video Reveals Why So Many Tech Firms Are Worth Billions

Charting the rise of the unicorns.<p>With so many of the world’s highest-valued startups coming from the tech sector, the second instalment of Vice’s</i> …

How A 28-Year-Old Who Retired With A $2 Million Net Worth Is Investing In 2017

In 2016, JP Livingston celebrated her 28th birthday. She also retired. Last month, I spoke with her about how she was able to retire, despite the fact that she only graduated from college about seven years ago. JP (a pen name she goes by on her blog, TheMoneyHabit.org) was able to retire because of …

NBC Invests $500 Million In Snap, Part Of Platform's IPO

Hitching a ride as part of Snap Inc’s. soaring IPO, NBCUniversal has invested $500 million in the social media company.<p>NBCUniversal's investment …

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Algoriz lets you build trading algorithms with no coding required

Traders who have an idea for a money-making algorithm have two choices: learn to code themselves, or hire a great engineer. But neither of these two options are realistic, especially for part-time traders who don’t have a large bankroll behind them.<p>Meet Algoriz, a startup participating in Y …

How Fintech and Payments Innovations Will Disrupt Global Ecommerce

The safe movement of money across borders is having a revolutionary effect on how and where businesses operate.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The global payments landscape has significantly evolved over the past decade. The rapid rise and equally rapid evolution of …

Gucci's Animal Kingdom Shines in All Its Glory in SSENSE Editorial

The Gucci zoo.<p>SSENSE’s latest editorial shines light on the bold and loud showing of animals in Alessandro Michele’s Gucci collection. Featuring …

SEO Cheat Sheet for Facebook, Yelp, Pinterest, Etsy, and Google [Infographics]

Before the internet was more widely available, your business may have relied on printed directories, such as the Yellow Pages, to be found and …

Six new electric cars coming for 2018 and 2019

The next couple of years promise to be quite interesting for electric cars.<p>A minimum of six new models are expected in that time period, all …

Electric Vehicles

NASA just released a crazy amount of software you can use for free

The agency has released its 2017-2018 software catalog, which includes code for everything from drones, to data and image processing, to health and medicine, to propulsion, reports <i>TechCrunch</i>. All software is completely free and without any royalty or copyright fees. Announcing the software release …

This house was 3D-printed in just 24 hours

As we start to 3D-print everything — including houses, of all things — it's pretty impressive that a company built one in just 24 hours.<p>Located in …

3D Printing

BlackBerry Officially Unveils Its New KeyOne Device at the World Mobile Congress

Featuring a scrollable touch-sensitive QWERTY keyboard.<p>Having first previewed what was then known as the BlackBerry Mercury last month, official …

TAKAHIROMIYASHITA The SoloIst. Reappropriates Bulletproof Vests

Fashion body armor that will cost you over $1,000 USD.<p>TAKAHIROMIYASHITA The SoloIst. has released vests inspired by tactical body armor vests used in …

This Minimalist's Dream Home in Japan Is Surrounded by Concrete Walls

Located in the industrialized city of Shunan, Japan.<p>Kubota Architect Atelier is no stranger to creating spacious abodes with contemporary design …

YouTube Viewers Now Watch Over 1 Billion Hours of Video Each Day

The Alphabet-owned platform may now be larger than the world’s biggest TV network.<p>YouTube has long been one of the most trafficked sites on the …

Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO

(Reuters) - Snap Inc priced its initial public offering above its target range on Wednesday, raising $3.4 billion as investors set aside concerns about its lack of profits and voting rights for a piece of the hottest tech IPO in years.<p>At $17 a share, the parent of popular disappearing-messaging app …

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MomentFeed raises $16.3 million to help brands with social media marketing

MomentFeed, which helps companies customize and manage their marketing strategies, announced today a funding round of $16.3 million.<p>The Santa Monica, Calif.-based startup provides software that centralizes all of a brand’s social media accounts onto a single dashboard-like page. From there, brands …

Tesla wants to sell future cars with insurance and maintenance included in the price

Tesla has actually been quietly experimenting with this model in Asia by selling cars with insurance and maintenance included, Jon McNeill, Tesla's president of sales and services, said during the company's fourth-quarter earnings call.<p>"It takes into account not only the Autopilot safety features …

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13 best-selling online classes you can enroll in for $10 right now

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Flickr / Luke RedmondUdemy is offering more than 17,000 classes on their site for just $10 each.<p>We put together a list of some of our …

76% Use Mobile To Shop For Digital Products

Consumers continue to buy in stores, but that hasn’t put a dent in online shopping, both by PC and mobile devices.<p>However, consumers tend to …

This founder who sold a startup for $200 million wants to build the next ESPN out of smartphone footage

The first step of Porter's plan is Overtime, a year-old app designed to let people easily capture and edit footage from sports games, particularly high-school basketball, and export the highlights around the internet.<p>Overtime videos reach 11 million unique users a month — 95% of whom are on mobile …

Americans buy existing homes at fastest pace in a decade

Americans shrugged off rising mortgage rates and bought existing homes in January at the fastest pace since 2007. That has set off bidding wars that have pushed up prices as the supply of available homes has dwindled to record lows.<p>Home sales rose 3.3% in January from December to a seasonally …