Mikado Burchall

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Inside LA’s most exclusive sex party

At a swanky party in a Beverly Hills, Calif., mansion last Saturday, I spot Bill Maher in a sea of beautiful young women and make my approach.<p>“Are …

Brad Falchuk

Ping's Bluetooth tracker has GPS and cellular connectivity, too

Bluetooth trackers are a godsend for forgetful people, but they have their limitations. If you’re out of range, there’s no other way to find the …

Connectivity

How to Write a One-Page Business Plan

It's not as hard as you think.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business is no easy feat, and at the backbone of every business is a solid business plan. Before those words scare you, you'll be happy to know there's a simple way to do this.<p>In this video, …

Google planning AI tools for Pi makers this year

Google is intending to expand the dev tools available to makers using the Raspberry Pi microprocessor to power their projects this year — potentially offering software tools for face- and emotion-recognition, speech-to-text translation, natural language processing, sentiment analysis, predictive …

4 Free Small Business Marketing Tools

Here's a list of four marketing tools that add real value -- but don't cost a thing!<p>This story originally appeared on PR Newswire's Small Business PR Toolkit<p>There’s only one thing better than finding a cool new marketing tool, and that’s finding a <i>free,</i> cool new marketing tool. Here’s a list of four …

What marketing pros need to know about live video in 2017

According to the nearly 70 digital marketers, live video is poised to explode on social platforms in 2017. Here's what CMOs and marketing pros should …

Marketing

At CES, flying drones are Alarm.com's home security moonshot

The subscription-based home security provider is partnering with Qualcomm to develop camera-equipped home security drones that can automatically investigate unexpected noises and activity.<p>Alarm.com has a big, bold idea for how to smarten up your home security: camera-equipped drones capable of …

Drones

10 Success lessons from Peter Drucker – “Father of Modern Management” for entrepreneurs

Share48<p>Tweet<p>Share443<p>+16<p>Shares 497<p>Peter Drucker, “the father of modern management,” turned management theory into a serious discipline. In a legendary …

Peter Drucker

Introduction to Progressive Web Apps (Push Notifications) - Part 3

<b>TL;DR:</b> Web development has evolved significantly over the years allowing developers to deploy a website or web application and serve millions of …

Need an App? Can’t Code? This List of App Builders Should Help - Small Business Trends

Mobile is increasingly making up a larger percentage of the ecommerce revenue for many businesses, and apps play an integral role in this growth. So …

What 29 Top Entrepreneurs Are Doing Differently in 2017 (and You Should Too) | Inc.com

The end of the year is always a time for reflection for me, and I know the same is true for many entrepreneurs. As we share our achievements and challenges with family over the holidays and wait for our clients and customers to return from their breaks, it's hard not to start planning for how to …

Marketing

7 smart ways to turning a small business idea into the next big business

Have an amazing small business idea?<p>This business secret is going to reveal will not only make your idea successful alone but will also show you how …

Small Business

Scientists Have Developed a Material That Generates Electricity Simply by Touching It

Welcome to the future of touchscreens.<p>Scientists have developed a flexible, film-like material that generates electrical energy when touched, meaning …

10 Actions Can Catapult Your Brand - Small Business Trends

Catapult is both a noun, a device to hurl an object and a verb, to hurl or launch (something) in a specified direction. It’s a word that can help us …

17 Marketing Trends To Watch Out For In 2017

December is the time of year when every strategist should be taking a step away from the day-to-day and giving a good hard look at the past year’s performance. After all, if you’re not paying attention to what has worked (or hasn’t worked) over the past 12 months, how are you going to know what to …

Marketing

More Evidence Cord Cutting Is Spreading to Broadband Internet

It started with people dropping landline phones for mobile phones and then moved to people dropping cable TV for Internet video. Now the phenomenon …

12 Tech Trends That Will Shape Our Lives In 2017

From in-ear interfaces to superhero autonomous cars<p><i>The global design and strategy firm Frog asked experts from its offices around the world to identify key technology trends that’ll shape how we live, work, and play in 2017. Below, we’ve selected 12 that are most relevant to the design community.</i> …

Essential Tools for Marketing Your Small Business Online

It’s time to take control of your online marketing. You need a plan and you need tools to make it work for you. We’ve gathered some of our favorite …

Small Business

21 technology tipping points we will reach by 2030

Many emerging technologies you hear about today will reach a tipping point by 2025, according to a report from The World Economic Forum's Global Agenda Council on the Future of Software & Society.<p>The council surveyed more than 800 executives and experts from the technology sector to share their …

Small Business Toolbox: 5 Accounting Innovations That Benefit Small Business Owners

If you’re like most small business owners, hiring a full-time accountant to manage and monitor your company’s cash flow probably isn’t feasible – not …

Diamond Batteries Made of Nuclear Waste Can Generate Power For Thousands of Years

Nuclear Diamonds<p>Scientists from the University of Bristol Cabot Institute are hitting two birds with one stone, thanks to their lab-made diamond that …

These apps will make your business a collaboration powerhouse

Email is still the go-to communication tool for business, but more often it's taking a backseat to a wide spectrum of cloud-based apps that can have …

3 Advanced Targeting Tactics to Improve Your Facebook Ad Performance | Inc.com

For most everyday people, Facebook is a portal to news, place for entertainment, and a way to connect with friends and family. On the other hand, many business owners and marketers see Facebook as a way to reach their target audiences with a message or to increase sales for their business.<p>This …

Marketing

If you want to delete your entire internet presence, there's an app for that

The internet is absolutely crucial in our everyday lives, but after years of creating accounts and signing up for services, you’ve more than likely …

Top 10 Review Products-Top 10 Biometric Door Locks 2016

ElectronicsHome, GardenBeauty, HealthToys, KidsSports, OutdoorsPet Supplies<p>Home, Decor<p>View <b>810</b><p>Top 10 Biometric Door Locks 2016<p>In case you're looking …

6 easy ways to save time on marketing

Budget isn’t a marketer’s most valuable asset—it’s time. Who has enough hours in the day, especially these days, to achieve the optimal balance of campaign planning, testing, iterating, and further optimization? In an ideal world, companies would have entire teams devoted to these efforts. But …

The Way to Reach Millennials? Brand Authenticity

<b>I</b>f your business targets younger consumers — millennials — you need a brand strategy that connects with this audience. Few people of any age respond …

Report: Apple Pay on the web quickly becomes 5th most popular online payment platform

Just over a month after launching Apple Pay on the web to bring the payments service to website checkouts via its Safari web browser, new data shows Apple has already made it into the top five payment technologies online.<p>SimilarTech tapped into its platform that tracks over 30 billion webpages each …

Apple Pay