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10 books Richard Branson thinks everyone should read

Over the years he has offered up dozens of titles that have kept his attention and helped him grow as a businessman.<p>We can't guarantee you'll follow in the entrepreneur's footsteps, but the books could certainly set you in the right direction.

5 Social Media Campaigns That Businesses Should Learn from

Social commerce helps a brand to remain responsive throughout theThe post 5 Social Media Campaigns That Businesses Should Learn from appeared first …

Startups (India)

Silicon Valley’s Immigrant Community Anxiously Anticipates President Trump

Donald Trump threatened to end high-skilled immigration to Silicon Valley. Then he took it back. Here’s how immigrants working in tech are feeling on the eve of his inauguration.<p>Attending the same college that Google CEO Sundar Pichai went to was Nisha’s first step out of the poor neighborhood in …

Silicon Valley

Eight Myths E-Commerce Marketers Must Stop Believing In

At a time when tips and tricks for running an online business are so readily available, it should be easy to learn about achieving success. But how …

This Smart Lock Will Make You Actually Want a Smart Lock

Smart locks are mostly a gamble: They promise the ability to unlock your home with only your smartphone, but it’s hard to shake the feeling that …

Obama’s Hidden Legacy

Behind the headlines, he rebuilt American policies in ways the Trump team will have hard time undoing—and may not even want to.<p>Amid President-elect Donald Trump’s wildly contentious transition, the notably civil hearing over Elaine Chao’s nomination to be his transportation secretary did not get …

Obama Administration

Burst your bubble: five conservative articles to read ahead of the inauguration

Obama has all but left the building, but we’re still not sure what the Trump White House will bring.<p>Conservatives – fans and critics alike – are just as perplexed by what the new leader might do with (or to) allies in western Europe and the Middle East. They’re also joining the fray over the …

Donald Trump

Here's How Facebook Has Reduced the Need to Pay for PR

Facebook news and advertising enables companies to do for themselves much, but not all, of what they have customarily hired public relations firms to accomplish.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Talk to any public relations (PR) professional and they’ll admit that the …

12 Simple But Impactful Tips for New Photographers

So, you finally jumped into photography? Good for you!As you’ll surely find as you get more and more involved in photography, it’s a fun hobby and …

Landscape Photography

5 Thought Leaders Who Built Personal Influence, Grew Empires, And Changed The World (For The Better) | Inc.com

We live in an age where thought leadership is extremely relative. You could be a thought leader in your local community, a thought leader on Instagram, a thought leader in the foodie blogosphere, a thought leader in politics at large, or even just a thought leader within your group of friends of …

Thought Leadership

5 Social Media Studies That Will Boost Your Marketing Skills

To help you better understand the ever-changing social media landscape, check out these studies.<p>This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>We are very grateful for all the research that has been done on social media.<p>Social media studies have given us great ideas to improve our social media marketing, …

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Mushroom and Tempeh Gumbo Recipe

Thanksgiving is about 2 weeks away, so I thought it was about time I posted an appropriate recipe. To me, this is “Thanksgiving Gumbo” because it …

Wanddeko: Neue Ideen für kahle Wände: Pflanzenhänger "Plant" von Ferm Living

Fotogalerie: Orte, die man gesehen haben sollte

Reise

Windows 10 Features You Should Know About

At last! Windows 10 has finally arrived and the upgrade is still rolling out to users around the globe. For those of you who are not familiar with Microsoft's latest flagship, there is a few hidden features that can help you get the maximum out of the system. Here are some to get you started:<p><b>Have</b> …

Flüchtlinge, Euro und Brexit: Woran Europa zu scheitern droht

1 / 20<p><b>4./5. September, Wien</b><p>Sie haben Tausende Kilometer hinter sich. In Ungarn schien Endstation. Doch nach Zusagen aus Österreich und Deutschland …

Weltnachrichten

Google overtakes Apple to become the most valuable brand in the world

Google is now the most valuable brand in the world. According to global market research agency Millward Brown, Google's brand value increased by 40 …

You can now control your Tesla car with Android Wear

What was science fiction is now simply known as science, and technology is making all our wildest childhood dreams come true. It is now possible to control your car via a smart watch, a feature that Tesla has introduced with its latest Android Wear application.<p><b>Read more about the future of</b> …

Wear OS

Apple will reject any wellness apps that store private health data in iCloud

Given recent events surrounding the security of cloud-storage accounts, Apple is keen to reassess any updates to iOS. The company has revealed that any Healthkit apps storing a user's private wellness data in iCloud will be flat-out rejected from the App Store. That same info, gathered by apps …

Hackers Reportedly Use a Police Tool to Access iCloud Data

While Apple has denied that its iCloud service was at fault in last week’s leaking of nude celebrity photos, Wired is reporting that attackers are using a forensic tool marketed for law enforcement officials to download backups of victims’ iCloud accounts.<p>Writer Andy Greenberg spent time on the …

The world’s largest carrier is already taking preorders for the iPhone 6

Apple hasn’t announced the iPhone 6 yet, but that isn’t stopping the world’s largest carrier from opening up preorders.<p>In Beijing, China Mobile has begun accepting preorders for the unreleased smartphone in both 4.7 and 5.5-inch sizes.<p>“The program is available only in Beijing and, as of Tuesday …

Mobile Technology

Wie iGrow dem inneren Schweinehund den Kampf ansagen will

Interview. Der Alltag holt die Menschen zu schnell wieder ein, findet iGrow-Mitgründer Alexander Klein. In Mini-Schritten will das Startup daher zum …

How Gesture Control And Wearable Tech Will Revolutionize Our Digital Lives

Pause your favorite show by snapping your fingers. Adjust the temperature in your home with a flick of the wrist. Scroll through your big presentation by waving your hand. Gesture control is the latest step in the evolution of human/computer interaction, replacing traditional interface methods like …