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Facebook Wants You Streaming Live Video From Whatever Device You Choose

Facebook launches a live video API.<p>Facebook has a live video feature that lets you broadcast video from your smartphone to your Facebook friends. But Facebook wants more live video content, so it’s going to let people broadcast from all kinds of devices, including drones.<p>Facebook is launching a …

Social Media

Some very special startups are still raising millions of dollars. Here's why.

With just two sentences, Jon Stein can make you question everything you thought you knew about the startup world in 2016.<p>"It was a good market to be …

This stylish smart suitcase could solve some big travel hassles

Of course, you can find dozens of neatly-designed suitcases at these sizes for the same price or much cheaper. The draw here is the set of smart features, which Raden founder Josh Udashkin thinks will his company (and others like it) disrupt the luggage industry.<p>"The truth is, and I don’t want to …

raden

Beyond email: could startup Slack change the way you work?

Two million people are already using Slack to chat, send emojis and encourage creativity at work. Nasa and Harvard are on board – will your company be next?<p>Erica Baker likes poker. So did many of the engineers she spent 10 years working with at Google, in the California headquarters of one of the …

Social Media

5 simple etiquette habits that help the rich get ahead, according to a man who spent 5 years studying millionaires

Manners matter.<p>"You have to know how to act and how to do certain things when you're around people," writes Thomas C. Corley in his upcoming book "Change Your Habits, Change Your Life." "Self-made millionaires have mastered certain rules of etiquette that help them in social settings."<p>Corley would …

The 4 Universal Requirements For Great UX

The prestigious UX consultancy Nielsen Norman Group inspires a set of tips for designing butter-smooth user experiences.<p>As the saying goes, build the right thing, then build the thing right.<p>Usability is how well a product serves its purpose, and encompasses a variety of interface aspects: How …

UX Design

Overwhelmed? 10 ways to feel less busy

You can’t do it all, so try Oliver Burkeman’s tips to reclaim your time and your sanity<p>Work isn’t working; that much seems clear. If you’re a human being with a job and you don’t feel unpleasantly busy yourself, you almost certainly know several people who do, and who rarely stop mentioning it. The …

Time Management

How This Digital Entrepreneur Rocketed A Fashion Business From 4 To 350 Employees

Christine Hunsicker is no ordinary online fashion entrepreneur.<p>In under five years, she’s rapidly grown her business from four staff operating in a New York apartment to 350 employees in four locations, including India.<p>Her business, Gwynnie Bee, is the only clothing rental subscription service for …

Morgan Stanley Marks Down Its Stake In Palantir, Dropbox

A Morgan Stanley mutual fund has marked down the value of its shares in high-profile data crunching company Palantir by 32%, highlighting the …

This guy trained and ate like Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson for a month — here's what happened

Mark Webster, New York City based, office dwelling family man, had enough of the gym and his boring old routine. Living day to day with the same old, boring gym workout schedule was getting to him.<p>It was time to shake things up. And having read about The Rock's megalomaniac dietary schedule, he …

7 Branding Resources to Boost Your Brilliance: Books, Talks, and Websites

When it comes to advertising your business, you need to create a brand that is going to be instantly recognizable. This is not always as easy as it …

Turn Data Into Visuals: 28 Apps that Generate Reports and Charts

Humans love patterns—in fact, our superior ability to process patterns is what sets us apart from other species.We still need help drawing …

34 Wonderful Products For People Who Hate Clutter

Nobody ever said "I regret organizing my house."<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page.</i>

The End Of The Big Venture Formula

Well, do I have the deal of the century for you! Investors – the smartest investors in the world – are throwing billions at it! The price can only go up! People are flocking from around the globe to get their share! Time is very limited, so you have to act now! It’s so exciting, I even forgot how …

Venture Capital

The One Poisonous Thing That Really Prevents Success

It's easy to get caught up in thinking that you have a million things to do before you can even start. This is wrong. Flat out wrong. Dead wrong.<p><i>What are some things that hold people back from being successful? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions</i> …

Motivation

The 10 Best Worldwide Conferences for Entrepreneurs

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Conferences, summits, gatherings, “un” conferences. . . it seems that every week, yet another new, “must-do” conference comes along, demanding your time, attention and money. As a fellow entrepreneur, I feel your pain.<p>The …

Entrepreneurship

Here's The Most Effective Way to Lose Weight With Minimal Effort, According to Science

You don't need to slave away on the treadmill.<p>So you want to lose a few kilograms. You've heard the mantra: "Eat right. Work out."<p>But when it comes …

Fitness

The One Thing That Marketers Don't Seem To Get About The Digital Economy

Modern marketing really began in the 1960’s with Philip Kotler and his ideas about uncovering the “needs, wants and interests of target markets.” Ever since, generations of marketers have learned to focus on the consumer and communicating features and benefits to them effectively.<p>Yet perhaps an …

Innovation

How This Two-Year-Old Startup Is Disrupting the Health Care Industry

Hometeam is poised to disrupt the $80 billion in-home senior care market. What makes its business model successful? The company takes a cut of its own to offer employees a wage that doubles the industry standard.<p>With a fresh injection of venture capital, Hometeam is poised to disrupt the $80 …

Health Care

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Yahoo has killed its online video hub, Screen.</b> The decision to cut the Screen service is the latest sign of CEO Marissa Mayer's ongoing struggles to revitalize Yahoo's business.<p><b>2.Jaden Smith wears a skirt in the new Louis Vuitton womenswear campaign.</b> The son of Will and Jada Pinkett Smith sports …

Forget big data – it's time for big algorithms to change the world

It's no good just having data – it's what you do with it that counts. In five years, one million new devices will come online every hour, creating …

Pick up project management training for only $39

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The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Snapchat is the social media company to watch in 2016.</b> The company is, according to analysts, going to be one of the biggest advertising destinations next year — at the expense of Twitter.<p><b>2. Wish, a hot US e-commerce startup, is spending $100 million on Facebook ads per year.</b> The company is …

From 0 to 1 000 000 Users in 5 Months and Getting Alibaba's & Tencent's Attention

<i>[Transcript of the interview with Tree, founder, and CEO of</i> <i>See</i><i>.]</i><p><b>Me:</b> Hello everybody, I am here today with Tree, the CEO and founder of See Mobile …

Startups

Could Your Website Use Some Content Pruning?

Image via BigStockPhoto.comYou need to prune your content. We all do. Digital endeavors are essentially experimental, so they require a certain …

What Happens When a Brand Embraces Its Story?

I love finding brands who have deep-seated community values, who embrace the story of what made them become a brand in the first place, and who have …

In memoriam: 7 once-hot startups that shut their doors in 2015

While the seven on this list collectively raised nearly $400 million in venture capital, these startups are only a few of the high-profile ones that ended up shuttering their doors in 2015. CB Insights has a full list of 146 startup failure post-mortems from the past few years.<p>Here's how they tried …

10 Key Design Trends For 2016 (And How To Make The Most Of Them)

The global design firm Fjord (part of Accenture Interactive) delves into the major ideas shaping markets next year.<p>Apps as we know them will disappear. Luxury will trickle down to the masses. VR will go mainstream. These are just a few of the major design and technology trends shaping the world in …

GDPR

Meet the Company That Apple, Google, and Facebook Use to Run Their Meetings

Their mission: to rid the world of unproductive meetings.<p>Everyone knows unproductive meetings are a company's worst enemy. When used effectively, though, meetings can produce great ideas and the opportunity to receive vital, real-time feedback.<p>The idea of holding consistently productive meetings …

Time Management