Megan Lehr

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Harvard Business School Announces Public Art Installations - News - Harvard Business School

BOSTON—Harvard Business School welcomes to its Allston campus four temporary sculpture installations on loan from four prominent contemporary …

This Is Why Making Your Own Video Games Leads To Quality Learning

Almost every child in the United States plays video games—91% of children ages 2-17, according to NPD. But how many kids make their own video games? I could not find any reliable statistics.<p>Nowadays, one barely needs to write a line of code in order to build a video game because there are so many …

Middle School

Best games (and apps) for your Apple Watch

Despite the inherent difficulties of making games for so compact and rigid a platform, gaming is slowly blossoming on the Apple Watch. And no wonder; with millions of them on the wrists of technophiles, the urge to get the most out of the wearable is attracting a lot of attention.<p>While you won't …

An introduction to Unity3D for easy Android game development

Want to create a game for Android? Chances are that it’s a lot simpler than you probably imagine, you just need to find the right tools. Unity3D is just such a tool that gives you access to a professional-grade game engine and streamlines the development process enough to be suitable for complete …

Game Development

Instagram tests multiple account support on Android

The Instagram team appears to be readying an Android update that will introduce one of its most highly requested features: multiple account support. For the average user this probably isn't a big deal, but for professional photographers, social media managers and small business owners, this …

See the radio waves constantly bathing you with this app

Whether or not you realize it, there are radio waves constantly washing over you. Thanks to the countless WiFi routers, cellular towers, and GPS satellites (not to mention all the Bluetooth and other smaller wireless devices) the air is literally just a sea of energy. <i>Architecture of Radio</i> is an app …

Movies, games, music – we ask Wi-Fi to handle a lot. Meet OnHub, the router from Google that's built for fast Wi-Fi on all your devices.

The World’s Most Beautiful Library Is In Prague, Czech Republic

The Klementinum library, a beautiful example of Baroque architecture, was first opened in 1722 as part of the Jesuit university, and houses over …

Why Fashion Bloggers' Lives Aren't As Charmed As You Think

Being a fashion blogger looks like a plum job: There's stylish swag, invites and access, jetsetting to only the most instagrammable destinations — …

A Crushing Content Strategy for Your Startup – Here’s How You Get One

You’ve launched; you’ve got some investment money (or not). Now what? Every new business has the same challenges and the same goals whether it was …

Why a 23-Year-Old Founder Created a 'Black Card' for Millennials | Inc.com

Founded by 23-year-old entrepreneur Billy McFarland, Magnises charges its members $250 a year to attend exclusive events, conduct meetings in its private spaces, and use its "digital concierge" mobile app. The app lets members send text message requests for things like restaurant recommendations …

New York City

Ashton Kutcher Is On Shark Tank Tonight & It Will Completely Change Your Opinion Of Him

Don't believe the lame trailer you've been seeing on ABC in which Ashton Kutcher says "MA MAN," and an omniscient voiceover guy tells you that "He's …

$9 Computer Founder: Please Steal My Design

Open Source boils down to sharing information. There have been various discussions on exactly what being “Open Source” entails, but at the core, the idea is that you share. When businesses consider open source licenses for their products, a common question that arises is “What if someone makes an …

Small business owner? Focus on these two metrics to measure with social media

Many people, including small business owners, understand the need to measure their marketing initiatives online. Are you making any money from your …

Why social media is becoming one of your most strategic business management tools

It is at once a powerful source of business intelligence, a tool for building authentic personal connections at massive scale; and a way to improve …

Public Relations

This device turns your smartphone into a cartridge-using retro video game console

Have you ever wanted to turn back the clock on your smartphone and morph it into a device that has a lot in common with the Nintendo Entertainment …

Britain's oldest family business RJ Balson running since Tudor days

Britain's oldest family business celebrates its 500th birthday, surviving wars, floods and even plagues along the way<p>Each year about 240,000 British businesses collapse. To survive beyond the first couple of years is an achievement; to celebrate 50 years trading is remarkable. But for a shopkeeper …

How Guns Got Smarter

The marketplace might finally be catching up to science fiction<p>As any science-fiction fan knows, a smart gun is designed to work only for the person authorized to use it. Since the 19th century, Smith & Wesson, Colt, and even Silicon Valley have all attempted to disrupt the now-multibillion dollar …

4 Rituals That Will Make You Happy, According to Neuroscience

You get all kinds of happiness advice on the Internet from people who don’t know what they’re talking about. Don’t trust them.<p>Actually, don’t trust …

New ways to get the Excel business analytics features you need

Recently, we told you about the exciting new features and improvements in Excel 2016 that expand the business analytics capabilities available to you …

Analytics

A personality test used by major companies screens leaders for these 18 traits

The report, which includes clients' ratings in 18 key areas such as decisiveness and the ability to handle sensitive problems, is based on years of research on the factors that go into effective management. The CPI 260 and the reports that come with the results are used by major companies including …

Leadership

The No. 1 trait Harvard Business School looks for in MBA candidates

But since HBS admits only about 11% of applicants, it's crucial that you stand out from the crowd.<p>Stacy Blackman, founder of Stacy Blackman Consulting, which helps clients earn admission to top MBA programs, says HBS looks for 10 traits of ideal candidates, including initiative, integrity, and …

How a Hearthstone player broke the rules during the game's biggest tournament

Alex "Redwall420" Spruck started playing <i>Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft</i> in March 2014. He spent the next year-plus obsessed with the game, mastering every element, taking top 10 and top 20 finishes regularly in the monthly rankings, and eventually joining up with an eSports group, Vengeance …

Samsung’s Foldable Smartphone ‘Project Valley’ Set For January Release

It uses a flexible plastic display that doesn't break<p>Your next smartphone may fold in half like a notebook. Samsung is expected to release a new touchscreen smartphone with a foldable plastic display, according to a series of reports from rumor blogs. The company has promised to have functional …

Facebook Is Building An Empathy Button, Not “Dislike”. Here’s How It Could Work

The Dislike button has long been the most requested feature from Facebook users. So when Mark Zuckerberg today said in a public Q&A that the company was working on a way to show empathy for victims of tragedies and other things that are inappropriate to Like, news outlets around the world sprung …

Social Media

The Punkt. MP 01 Mobile Phone

In 2015, the idea of not having immediate access to the internet, games and social media apps on your phone has gone from inspiring terror and fear of missing out to sounding increasingly appealing. The ability to disconnect and not constantly check Facebook statuses and work emails has become …

Mobile

Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime Review

A spaceship built for two.<p>Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime's bright, colorful look and eccentric title may make it seem like frivolous nonsense, but …

Workstations