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Start Your Own Business With These 10 Tools And Resources

Starting a small business is a challenge, but it can be less challenging when you are using the right tools. Luckily, there are several tools and …

You should be using these browser extensions to keep yourself safe online

The invention of the internet made it easy to do amazing things online, like buying junk in a single click, but unfortunately that also came with consequences, like companies being able track your every move as you browse.<p>You might not know it, but every website you visit is using one or more …

Information Systems

Top 10 Drone Startups

Commercial drone startups are flying high in 2015.<p>High-profile startups such as 3D Robotics have, between them, already raised a significant $50 …

Top 10

Linux Command Line Cheatsheet

People always have the impression that GNU/Linux are difficult to use. Most people still think that GNU/Linux is just like DOS where you have to …

The ultimate guide to getting started in web design

Do you want to learn how to design your very first website? Perhaps you’ve designed a few and now you’d like to turn your skills into a career? This …

Stack Overflow

With new apps, Google Now may be your future home screen

Image copyright Kevin C. Tofel/Gigaom.In a perfect world, you wouldn’t have to search your phone for the app that you need. Instead, your smartphone …

Apps

Twitter’s Acquisition Of ZipDial Isn’t Just An Emerging Markets Play — It Will Improve Its Entire Advertising Offer

While this is most certainly the primary reason for the deal, if integrated in the right way, the acquisition is likely to improve Twitter's overall advertising offering too.<p>ZipDial might be unknown to most people, but it counts some of the world's biggest brands — P&G, Cadbury. Pepsi, Disney, KFC, …

Emerging Markets

A Community of Startup Founders Grows on Slack

Although it’s primarily a workplace collaboration tool, Slack is becoming a popular platform for wider communities, too.<p>For example, #Nomads has received attention for connecting digitally minded people visiting unfamiliar cities. #Startup, meanwhile, is a growing platform for startup founders who …

How Zenefits Beat Out Uber, Airbnb To Become 2014's Hottest Startup

There are a lot of big names on this year’s list of hottest startups. But you’ve probably never heard of the #1 overall.<p>That’s because Zenefits, the fastest growing startup of 2014 by valuation, is barely a year old — and it’s disrupting a stodgy industry most people know nothing about: small …

SpaceX will try landing a rocket on a tiny ship at sea

The way we send stuff into space hasn't changed much in the past 50 years: Multi-stage rockets spend their fuel and dump their lower sections as garbage.<p>That's too wasteful for Elon Musk and his SpaceX company.<p>During the next SpaceX takeoff, planned for either Jan. 6 or 7, SpaceX will try to keep …

Meet the new Bond car

Revealed on the 007 stage at the historic Pinewood Studios, the first new member of the Bond 24 film cast is the "built for Bond" Aston Martin DB10. The aggressively styled new sports car has been designed in collaboration between Aston Martin and the film's producers. Director Sam Mendes pulled …

Inside Square’s Winning PR Strategy

By doing their homework and making friends with the press, Square turned their small business into a catalyst for other entrepreneurs.<p>When Pam Turkin quit her job as VP of marketing for a major merchandising firm, people were shocked to hear why: She was finally turning her passion project into a …

Local Economies
Venture Capital

Paul Maritz's Pivotal Is Working To Build The Operating System For The Cloud

<i>A Series of Forbes Insights Profiles of Thought Leaders Changing the Business Landscape: Paul Maritz, Founding CEO, Pivotal…</i><p>Paul Maritz finds himself once again at the center of a paradigm shift in computing. From mainframes to distributed computing to desktops and now the Cloud, Maritz has served …

Google Cardboard Is Virtual Reality On A Budget

A smartphone, a corrugated box, and an immersive experience<p>Instead of building a headset from scratch, Google created Cardboard, a complete virtual reality (VR) experience made from $25 worth of parts (a corrugated box, plastic lenses, rubber bands, glue, and magnets). A smartphone fits into the …

Virtual Reality

AWS Articles

Amazon Web Services

Now You Can Take a Free Y Combinator Startup Course Online

Tech accelerator Y Combinator has given birth to so many of the country’s most successful startups—reddit, Dropbox, and Airbnb, to name a few—that …

The four best cities to launch a startup in Latin America

Advertisement<p>14 Comments<p>Credit: Fuse/Thinkstock<p>Winter is on the way and perhaps you’re thinking about moving south. Whether you’re looking to Latin …

The Right Crowdfunding Sites for Your Startup

<i>Johnathan Leow is the author of “The Crowdfunded Kit.” This post originally appeared on his blog.</i><p>I commonly get asked what is the best crowdfunding website for your startup.<p>In order to answer this question, we’ll have to first answer another question: Which crowdfunding model suits your project …

8 Musts to Start Your Business With Little to No Capital

Founder, Market Domination Media®<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs will often have amazing business ideas, but they put them on hold due to a lack of capital. They assume that their idea will never get far off the ground unless they have major funding behind …

Small Business

Google is killing CAPTCHA as we know it

If you've signed up for an account recently, you've probably seen it: a quick test that gives you a few distorted words and asks you to type them back in plaintext. The official name is CAPTCHA, a test designed to weed out the automated scripts used for spam, but it's been broken for a long time. …

As a Car Guy, I Welcome the Driverless Car Future

I love cars. I love driving them. I love working on them. I get unnaturally excited when looking at the specs of a new vehicle that I’ll probably never drive.<p>Even now I hassle car journalists (some of whom are long-time friends) about the cars they drive usually lamenting about on-board computers …

Google Says These Are 2014's Best Android Apps

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Android News

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Quiz: Which New App Will Solve Your Productivity Problems?

Stressed? Forgetful? Losing your sanity? Take our quiz to find out which apps can help.<p>Ever feel as if one more meeting is the only thing standing between you and a nervous breakdown? Fret not–we’ve curated the best new apps to help. Simply click below on your specific productivity problem and …

Apps
Authentication

Thanksgiving Day Parade in Pictures