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140 B2B Content Marketing Statistics for 2016 Strategy Planning

The best content marketing strategies are informed by data and one of the most consistent B2B marketing research reports chock full of data comes …

Marketing

Daily Deals: Logitech Ultrathin Optical Touch Mouse $35, Sandisk Cruzer Blade 128GB USB 2.0 Flash Drive $25, more

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>In this morning’s Daily Deals, we have from Best Buy the Logitech T630 Ultrathin Optical Touch Mouse for <b>$34.99 shipped</b>. That’s $25 …

The SEC Says Hackers Made Millions Insider Trading By Simply Stealing Press Releases

Sometimes, the simplest plans are the smartest. And the most illegal.<p>That’s certainly the case with a group of accused criminals, including six …

How To Make Money As A Blogger

When it comes to a lifestyle-friendly business, blogging appears to have it all. You get to work from home, focus on a topic of interest and share your creative talents. But can you really earn a living as a blogger? And if so, what’s the best way to get started?<p>To help answer those questions, I …

Marketing

SoulCycle IPO: Over 300,000 Riders, And "The Experience Is Tribal"

The high-end fitness chain pulled in $112 million in revenue last year by providing an "inspirational, meditative fitness experience."<p>The company had only 12 studios open at the end of 2012 and 36 at the end of last year.<p>Rides per day has gone from 2,684 at the end of 2012 to 10,378 at the end of …

A once-hot startup that raised $4 million and rejected a $40 million Twitter acquisition just shut down

The once-hot selfie app let users take a picture with the front camera and back camera. The app then merged both photos into a single image.<p>The company took off after taking the stage at Tech Crunch Disrupt SF in 2013 and revealing that it had more than 200,000 downloads in a month — including …

Startups

Facebook loses appeal over access to user data

<b>(CNN) —</b> You think your Facebook profile is private? Think again.<p>In a decision that raises crucial issues in the digital age, a New York state appeals court ruled this week that Facebook cannot protect users against search warrants obtained by law enforcement officials to access users' digital …

Social Media

Here's How People Make Money From Viral Videos

Andy Warhol famously introduced the idea that someday everyone would be world famous for 15 minutes. But if the pop artist had lived long enough to …

Advertising

Crowdfunding darling Dot lands on Indiegogo after being suspended from Kickstarter

Did you back Dot, the “world’s smallest bluetooth headset” that made a big splash on Kickstarter not long ago? If so, you may have noticed the campaign is suspended, but the team has turned up on Indiegogo with a new crowdfunding campaign and an explanation.<p>It seems Dot isn’t so unique after all. …

Crazy things to do with your body after you die (pictures)

Marvel Comics

Meet the Micro:bit, the BBC's tiny programmable computer for kids

The Raspberry Pi has been a huge success story for Britain, giving millions of people an affordable way to tinker and learn with pocket-sized hardware. Now, the BBC is hoping to make a similar impact with the "Micro:bit." Like the Raspberry Pi, this tiny computer has been created to help youngsters …

Raspberry Pi

What's inside the Most Exclusive Website on the internet?

More than 45,000 people are currently in line to get access to the so-called "Most Exclusive Website" on the internet -- and most of them have no …

Internet

This Logic Puzzle Baffles Adults - But Six-Year-Olds Can Solve It In 20 Seconds

A LOGIC puzzle, which stumps adults but can be worked out in twenty seconds by kids, has become a talking point after it went viral on Twitter this …

Mathematics

Are You a Success Story? Why Not?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ever wonder why you read about success stories instead of others reading about you? That’s not a rhetorical question. I think you should ask yourself that question. Seriously. Right now. Why do you think you’re not a success story? Let me …

Motivation

15 interview questions to measure emotional intelligence

Earlier this year, Container Store CEO Kip Tindell said one of the most important things a leader can have is high emotional intelligence.<p>“Emotional …

Tajikistan Marriage Laws: 'Virginity' Tests, Medical Exams Proposed To Reduce Birth Defects, AIDS And Other Illnesses

Tajikistan is taking some unique steps to reduce its rate of birth defects, natal illnesses and diseases as well as address a potential HIV/AIDS …

What Can $500 Buy You? A Startup | Inc.com

Anyone who's ever done it, or even tried it, will tell you that starting a business is exceptionally difficult. It may be among the most challenging endeavors many people ever attempt. Which means any rational person would examine the risks and opportunities and fully consider the …

Small Business

This Homemade Beta Test Launched a Multimillion Dollar Food Startup

Before you design your first product, you should design a fast, cheap test for learning the truth from prospective customers.

Beta Testing

This is a Real Photo of Food Cut Into Perfect Cubes

This is a real, non-manipulated photo of 98 different foods cut into perfectly little 2.5cm cubes. It was created by Netherlands-based design studio …

Food

Wolfram has created a website that will identify any image you throw at it

And it's learning as you do it<p>One of the most amazing things you can do with Wolfram Alpha is ask it what planes are overhead. If you're on your phone, it will pull your location, then cross reference that with a database of flights, including their altitude, angle, and even their flight number and …

National Parks

From a college dropout to a $54 billion fortune — the incredible rags-to-riches story of Oracle founder Larry Ellison

Today, Forbes estimates Ellison's net worth at $54 billion, making him the third-richest person in the US.<p>Before he founded Oracle, the database software firm that made his fortune, Ellison grew up in a working-class Chicago family of Jewish immigrants.<p>"I was raised on the South Side of Chicago," …

Computer Science

7 habits of great Web designers

Get developers involved in the design process as early as possible. Invite them to meetings, user research tests, brainstorming sessions, etc. Their input, after all, determines whether your vision actually comes to life. At the very least, they can warn you if your ideas are a technical nightmare, …

How to Create Refractograph Abstract Photography

Ever look through a kaleidoscope as a kid? You would hold the tube up to your eye, twist the end, and see an array of wild colors and patterns move …

Photography

These 5 tech companies are sitting on $430 billion in cash

American tech companies are sitting on a massive pile of cash.<p>Just five U.S.-based tech firms -- Apple, Microsoft, Google, Cisco Systems and Oracle -- had cash reserves of $430.3 billion at the end of 2014, the vast majority of which were held overseas, according to a new report from Moody's …

Time Warner

How playing World of Warcraft every day for a year led Robert Hohman to found a $1 billion startup

To this day he runs his 450-person startup by day, and still personally codes for it at night. His head of engineering "puts up with me," Hohman tells us, and then explains he's still "a good software engineer."<p>When not running the company or coding the site, he's playing StarCraft with his two …

Startups

The NSA named one of its top-secret programs Skynet

Skynet is real. Well, kinda. According to the latest report from Glenn Greenwald's site <i>The Intercept</i>, the NSA has (or had) a secret program called Skynet. Unlike the <i>Terminator</i> version, which was a computer system that went rogue and attempted to annihilate humanity, the NSA's Skynet uses metadata …

Surveillance

Former MySpace CEO and LA tech guru explains Facebook’s brilliant strategy to avoid disruption

Now on the outside, Jones has a unique perspective on the challenges facing Facebook. According to Jones, Zuckerberg and company are succeeding due to one crucial strategy.<p>"What they've realized is that Facebook the website and Facebook the company are distinctively different things," Jones told …

Facebook

Manny Pacquiao's Career Earnings Will Blow By $400 Million With Mayweather Fight

His opponent in the ring Saturday night is nicknamed “Money” and has created an entire persona around making and spending money. Manny Pacquiao does not flash his cash quite like Floyd Mayweather, but the Filipino congressman and pugilist has earned more during his Hall of Fame career than all but …

Boxing

Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh to employees: Embrace self-management or leave by the end of the month

But on April 30 the company plans to be fully manager-free, according to a company-wide memo CEO Tony Hsieh emailed late last month.<p>"Having one foot in one world while having the other foot in the other world has slowed down our transformation towards self-management and self-organization," he …

Management

45 startups in Asia that caught our eye

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week. If you have startup tips or story suggestions, feel free to email us. …

South-east Asia