By itself, the company bio of a startup doesn’t make for great reading. But in aggregate, company descriptions reveal important trends in Silicon Valley. Do founders still aspire to create the next big
These are the four big retail trends coming in 2017. Online shopping has now reached a decade of maturity. We all use services like Amazon Subscribe & Save–and we do so through our phones, following advertisements
It’s an omnipresent fear for companies and designers alike. Deep learning might hold the solution. There are two competing nightmare scenarios for any company unveiling a new brand or logo. The first that
Big Data. Internet of Things. Virtual Reality. Industry 4.0. These were all prime fields of growth and innovation in 2016 and we can expect these trends to continue into next year and probably far beyond.
These are the most meaningful trends I've noticed as I continue using content marketing and travel around the country speaking to and connecting with other experts. The first part of my series on content
Amazon has announced that its popular voice assistant for its Echo speaker now has over 3,000 skills. Here are a few of the new capabilities that have recently been released: Twitter was added as a skill
Redmond has truly embraced the open source community What a difference 15 years makes. Back in 2001, former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer was busy branding Linux "a cancer" during the height of the software
If your small to midsize business (SMB) uses a healthy amount of third-party and proprietary software, then you should probably consider hiring a Development Operations (DevOps) professional. These brainy
You take her through the office kitchen, show her where the good snacks are hidden and point out the lounge area she can use if she wants to get away from her desk. Then you bring her over to the sales
Bots are already here. If you'd like to see them in action to get an idea of what they can do, just fire up your Messenger app and look for yourself. Facebook recently unveiled the new Facebook Messenger
Get the scoop on how LinkedIn uses content marketing to build its brand online--and apply it to your own efforts on the platform. LinkedIn has been in the news lately, and that's only going to increase
You know when you just keep pressing the predictive text button on your mobile phone and the sentence just starts making less and less sense? Well, that type of functionality isn’t just for absurdist you
Ten years ago one of the most disruptive modern threats to the corporate data center formally debuted: Amazon Web Services officially launched, first offering S3 and then launching EC2 in August 2006.
Content marketing is such a broad and multifaceted discipline, it’s maddening to try and reduce it to any one block of advice. Even in specific industries, it’s hard to find a one-size-fits-all approach