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5 Ways To Increase Sales Using The Psychology Of Pricing

Understanding <i>how</i> and <i>why</i> people buy something matters. Many business owners focus exclusively on how they can make the biggest margins on a product, while still remaining competitive. What they fail to consider, however, are the very real factors that influence consumers during their purchase …

Product Management

Subway calls the latest report on Jared Fogle 'appalling'

Subway was tweeting in response to a story we broke Friday evening. Our own Hayley Peterson reported the following:<p>The FBI has subpoenaed an affidavit containing alleged texts between former Subway spokesman Jared Fogle and a former female Subway franchisee in which Fogle says he paid for sex with …

Mind-blowing Pluto has ice mountains and water

<b>Laurel, Maryland (CNN) —</b> It had been downgraded to a dwarf planet. It looked like a fuzzy blob in our best telescopes. And it was often referred to as just an icy orb. Even scientists working on the first mission to Pluto expected to find an old, pockmarked world.<p>But Pluto is turning out to be full …

Solar System

These Are The 50 Most-Watched Shows Of The 2014-15 Season

Earlier this week, we told you about how NBC technically “won” the 2014-15 season, ratings-wise, thanks almost entirely to the overwhelming popularity of <i>Sunday Night Football</i>. Not to further rain on their parade, where the deflated floats of Ross Geller and Carla Tortelli have been permanently …

What Unholy Torments Does Jamie xx Deserve for His Song Theft? A Blog Investigation

His "former" "song of the summer" may have "unapologetically stolen" a part from a Persuasions song.<p>On May 20 2015, Jamie XX, Young Thug, and Popcaan released the song of the summer: "I Know There's Gonna Be (Good Times)." It had everything you could ever want for a mammoth pop song; very chill …

Former Android diehard ‘never looking back’ after switch to iPhone 6 – find out why

Earlier this week, we told you about an Android fan who went running back to Google after spending just two weeks with an iPhone. Both platforms are …

George RR Martin developing a new HBO series called Captain Cosmos

The new show from the Game of Thrones author will follow a science fiction writer in 1949<p>George RR Martin, whose best-selling A Song of Ice and Fire novels inspired the HBO fantasy series <b>Game of Thrones</b>, is developing a new television series with the network.<p>Titled Captain Cosmos, the new show will …

Super Troopers 2 Met Its $2 Million Crowdfunding Goal In One Day

I wrote about Broken Lizard’s Indiegogo campaign for <i>Super Troopers 2</i> yesterday. The campaign came about because, according to Jay Chandrasekhar, “since we refused to write a sequel where the highway cops have morphed into super hero-vampires, Fox Searchlight proposed the following deal: they’ll …

Crowd Funding

Weight Loss Doesn't Always Lead to Happiness

Research has shown that dropping pounds doesn't mean higher well-being.<p>To lose weight is to become happier. At least, this is the narrative voiced by countless health gurus, ubiquitous advertisements, and, sometimes, overly blunt friends and relatives.<p>Americans buy in to the weight-loss game with …