Yelena Cheskidova

6 Flips | 2 Magazines | 1 Like | @YelenaChesk3nnb | Keep up with Yelena Cheskidova on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Yelena Cheskidova”

The 25 coolest new businesses in Chicago

From a nerdtastic bar in Wicker Park to an art gallery for carpentry lovers (or a carpentry store for art lovers) in Pilsen, these are the 25 coolest new businesses in Chicago.<p>We defined "new" as a business that opened in the past five years or so.<p>Know a cool small business we missed? Tell us in …

Smashing Pumpkins

Hate the word ‘feminist’? Well don’t panic… but you probably are one

Would you call yourself a feminist? No? You don’t agree that there should be equal rights and opportunities for both genders? Oh you do?<p>Then …

The new war on the press: When satire sparks terrorism

When I think of freedom of the press, what comes to mind is the Pentagon Papers, Watergate, Abu Ghraib, NSA surveillance—the tough terrain of investigative reporting.<p>Not the handiwork of people trying to get a few laughs.<p>Yet satire, it seems, has suddenly become the new battleground for free …

How One Startup Is Using The Cloud To Supercharge Growth

The cloud has quickly emerged as one of the best tools to meet this challenge. Many successful startups have embraced the benefits of cloud early on in their business journey, which makes it easier for them to set up operations, scale to new workloads as demand increases, and access new application …

Startups

Google Glass future clouded as some early believers lose faith

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - After two years of popping up at high-profile events sporting Google Glass, the gadget that transforms eyeglasses into spy-movie worthy technology, Google co-founder Sergey Brin sauntered bare-faced into a Silicon Valley red-carpet event on Sunday.<p>Google Inc co-founder …