Nick Ter-kuile

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7 Types of Clients Who Will Take Your Patience to the Brink | Inc.com

Whether you're an entrepreneur or an account manager for an established firm, you're always happy to have new clients. Clients supply your revenue -the lifeblood of your business--and as long as you keep them happy, the relationship can be both beneficial and pleasant for both parties. Most …

The Worst Bugs in Windows 10 and How to Fix Them

If you dived in the Windows 10 deep end, you might not have a smooth and seamless experience. Nowadays every piece of software seems to be a …

Windows 10

Get Rid of Windows 10's Default Apps with PowerShell

Windows 10 comes with several apps installed by default, some which you might never use, like the Xbox app or Phone Companion. Here’s how to remove …

Apps

Build a Garage Door Opener Into Your Car

Got a garage door opener that you'd like to turn into a permanent fixture? DIY guru Kip Kay shows us how to do it simply and cheaply, with just a …

Smart Homes

Review: Nuvyyo Tablo DVR

The VCR may be dead, but the need to record and time-shift local programming is alive and well–especially for cord-cutters who want to dispense with …

'Always thinking can I make ends meet, is awful'

When Terry Barnes - the former Abbott adviser who recommended that everyone be charged a co-payment to see a GP - jumped on Melbourne radio on Friday …

Bradford

Dish reportedly launching internet TV service this summer

How do you fight cord-cutters? Offer an internet streaming service with all of cable TV's best content. It sounds like a bit of a stretch, but it could be happening: the distribution deal that settled Disney and Dish's ad-skipping dispute <i>also</i> gave the TV-provider the rights to stream Disney-owned …

The Supreme Court heard Aereo's case, whether they understood it could mean everything

We have no doubt the justices of the Supreme Court are well versed and prepared for any copyright law, but do they understand TV or the hows and whys it can be so frustrating sometimes? Like many of us, possibly not that well -- like why HBO can't keep its streaming service up during <i>Game of …

Today, the future of TV rests in the wrinkly hands of the Supreme Court

After two years of scorched-earth legal warfare, the biggest players in television will butt heads with Aereo in the ultimate arena today: the United …

Judiciary

Your small business can still punch like a big business

The right tech tools at your disposal can help your small business punch well above its weight.<p>It’s tempting to think of the business world as the …

Small Business

What are your employees saying to each other?

<b>As many businesses are now embracing social media and trying to influence their customers in more varied ways, there is often an overlooked and very</b> …

Coffeemakers

The 5 Things You Must Give Employees | Inc.com

According to research conducted by the Gallup Organization, only 30 percent of U.S. workers are engaged in their jobs--that is, they are "involved in, enthusiastic about, and committed to their work and contribute to their organization in a positive manner." That leaves 70 percent of workers either …

Employee Engagement

How to Repair Your Reputation After Screwing It Up | Inc.com

The litany of executives, public figures, and politicians whose careers have unraveled because of a discriminatory statement, extramarital affair, crime, or even controversial personal beliefs, shows just how easy it is to fall. But when controversy or disaster strikes, you don't necessarily have …

How to Make Good Decisions: One Simple Tip | Inc.com

While it might be true that good leaders excel at consistently making good decisions, great leaders try to involve others in the process, at least when there's the time and opportunity to do so.<p>That's according to John Canfield, management consultant and author of <i>Think or Sink: A Parable of</i> …

Whiteboards

How to Track Your Employees' Productivity Without Becoming Big Brother | Inc.com

People are going crazy for self measurement. Fitbits and FuelBands track our activities and sleep. Mobile apps have gone far beyond counting calories to support mood tracking, time spent meditating, and the progression of chronic disease. There are bathroom scales that feature Bluetooth so they can …

3 Ways to Motivate Salespeople With More Than Just Money | Inc.com

Stop for a second to think about what really motivates a salesperson. Recent research from Aberdeen Group found that the No. 1 motivator is money. (Shocker!) Following that is competition with peers and recognition for a job well done.<p>Sales leaders focus on financial motivations by giving …

5 Tips For Fast And Focused Meetings

No more crowded rooms or rambling opinions–meetings can be speedy and productive with these five tips.<p>If you slowly feel your soul draining and your mind turning to mush right now–and if you’re reading this on your smartphone–there’s a very good chance you’re currently sitting in on a truly …

How Do I Avoid Being A Micromanager?

You need to make sure things get accomplished but you don’t want to be the boss that everyone hates–the dreaded micromanager. Leadership coach Lolly Daskal and Psychologist Art Markman offer their advice in how to balance this tricky situation.<p>The micromanager might be one of the most common “bad …

What is HbbTV?

<b>You might have been hearing a lot recently about HbbTV — especially in relation to FreeviewPlus — but what does the service actually do and how will</b> …

Televisions

Why the Aereo Supreme Court case over TV’s future is too tough to call

Curious if the Supreme Court will let Aereo live or die? So are copyright experts at the country’s top law schools, especially with the future of TV and digital copyright on the line.<p>If you want to flummox copyright-law students, ask them about TV-streaming service Aereo.<p>On a final exam, University …

Inside the tech aiming Aereo through TV's legal hoops

Aereo's founder admits it: They looked like low-rent terrorists.<p>Chet Kanojia, founder and chief executive of the TV-streaming company, had a vision to bring broadcast TV to the Internet. But first, he and Chief Technology Officer Joe Lipowski needed to find a signal, a place in New York where tiny …

World Trade Center

Fusion Installer for XBMC Simplifies Adding Third-Party Add-Ons

XBMC has a ton of cool add-ons. Not all of the cool possible additions come directly through official channels. If you want to get off the beaten …

What's happening with video on demand in Australia?

Seamus and Nic look at what's happening with the various video streaming services operating in Australia.<p><b>It's been a big couple of weeks for video on</b> …

The 8-Bit Retro Game Inspired Wedding Cake Toppers

Not only love your beloved fiancée, but also like those retro video games? Then you may like to bring the <b>8-bit video game</b> inspired <b>wedding cake toper</b> …

Weddings

Roku CEO makes fun of Apple TV calling it an iPad accessory

There are no shortage of set top boxes on the market today. Some of the most popular come from Roku. About a year ago, Roku launched the Roku 3 set …

Smart TV

LastPass for Android can now fill your app logins in for you

You may know LastPass, the cross-platform password manager, as a safe haven for website login details and common form info. Now, as well as playing nice with Chrome for mobile devices, the latest version of LastPass for Android can fill in app login data for you, too. Once it's updated and you've …