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Texas woman wins half-million dollar revenge porn lawsuit

A woman in Texas has won a rare, major legal victory in a revenge porn case. Local station ABC KTRK reports that a civil court has awarded the anonymous woman $500,000 after her former boyfriend of seven years posted photographs and videos from their relationship on YouTube and other sites as a way …

5 Startup Copywriting Tips to Entice Customers

When you’re running a startup, it’s easy to get bogged down working on your product. Adding a killer feature, managing customer support — it all …

How iOS 7 Helped Me Kick My Jailbreaking Addiction

5 Steps to Building a Business Around Your Passion

This story originally appeared on Lewis Howes<p>Fear is a funny four letter word.<p>It is designed to protect us from real danger in our lives (<i>like a bear chasing us</i>) but at the same time paralyzes us from achieving our dreams.<p>I believe passion is the sword of love that pierces through the wall of fears …

Use Google Analytics to Create Campaigns, Not Just Track Them!

Using easily obtained data - marketing beginners can learn how to use Google Analytics to Create Campaigns, not just track them.

Here's What Traffic Will Look Like In 2020 (It's Not Pretty)

Thousands of commuters suffered through agonizing traffic last year at the hands of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's administration.<p>They were hardly alone: Even when political retribution isn't a factor, road congestion in the U.S. is pretty terrible. And it may only get worse, according to recent …

These Photos Prove Nature Is Beautiful, Even When Humans Are Destroying It

Sometimes the prettiest things can be found in the ugliest of circumstances. Take human pollution, for example. Don't get us wrong, pollution remains one of the worst plagues humankind has put on this planet. Consider this: Air pollution alone kills over two million people a year. But the …

Why Google Bought Nest and What It Could Mean for Your Home

Google’s $3.2 billion acquisition of Nest, creator of the smart thermostat and smoke detector, caught many industry watchers by surprise.<p>But Google’s …

Google Is Buying Connected Device Company Nest For $3.2B In Cash

Google is acquiring connected device company Nest for $3.2 billion. Google sent out an email to employees noting the acquisition today and later issued a press release.<p>In the release, Google noted that Nest has been offering its best-selling thermostat since 2011 and recently began offering the …

Why Google Just Paid $3 Billion for a Thermostat Company

It has been a couple years since Google announced a multi-billion dollar acquisition that caused peoples' jaws to drop. On Monday, the company did …

How to Get More Retweets

Want to get more retweets? You may want to try tweeting on off hours/days, including images, being polite, spelling out the word "retweet," and using …

Dr Dre to launch Beats Music streaming service

en_GB<p>article<p>Beats Electronics, the premium headphone brand from hip-hop producer Dr Dre, has set a date for its long-awaited music streaming service …

Protect Your Teen From Dangerous Dark Net Drugs

More than 60 percent of teens report that drugs are purchased, bought, and used at their school. Unfortunately for parents, teens are accessing some of the most dangerous drugs such as heroin and cocaine from no other place than their parent's house. Teens are flocking to the Dark Net to purchase …

21 nuggets of wisdom to inspire your 2014 marketing strategy

VisionCritical collected 21 insights from respected business leaders to inspire your 2014 marketing strategy. The quotes were artistically arranged …

Super Typhoon Haiyan: Satellite images

<b>Super Typhoon Haiyan has battered the Philippines with ferocious winds of up to 320 km/h (199mph). Although not the most powerful storm to have ever formed in recorded history, it could be the strongest at the time of landfall.</b><p>Satellite images show the extent of the storm as it approached the …

18 Vine Creations Built With Legos and Minifigures

For this week's <i>Mashable</i> Vine Challenge, we asked you to build, destroy, play and create with Legos.<p>We saw some ambitious animations of minifigures in …

5 Strength Training Tips to Build Muscle Mass

Photo: Pond5<p>There’s no question that strong is the new skinny, but putting on muscle can be easier said than done. And while figuring out the formula …

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Feds Seek To Corral Medical Marijuana 'Wild West'

When the Obama administration recently announced it wouldn't challenge the decision by Colorado and Washington voters to fully legalize marijuana, criticism rained down.<p>The administration's position, complained one Colorado congressman, was tantamount to allowing states to opt out of the federal …

How selfies became a global phenomenon

It starts with a certain angle: a smartphone tilted at 45 degrees just above your eyeline is generally deemed the most forgiving. Then a light source: the flattering beam of a backlit window or a bursting supernova of flash reflected in a bathroom mirror, as preparations are under way for a night …

Molly: The Dangerous Drug That’s Too Good to Quit

Despite recent deaths, fans tell Abby Haglage the trip is way too fun to give up.<p>The first time Adam tried Molly, he was 19. He loved it.<p>“I was …

11 Ways Big Brands Are Chasing Millennials

Some are taking drastic measures to attract the young generation, and for good reason.<p>By 2020, 30% of all retail sales will be to millennials, said Robin Lewis, CEO of "The Robin Report" and co-author of "The New Rules of Retail."<p>"Every brand and retailer had better be re-positioning their …

OPINION: Drugs, Guns, and Ensuring Skiing’s Growth

<b>It's no secret that the ski population is growing slower than a palm tree in Alaska.</b> But now that athletes can smoke ten times more weed and street …

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Why the global economy may be doomed to lower growth—maybe forever

We’re more than halfway through the second-quarter corporate earnings season. And while the results for US companies show corporate growth, it’s been slower than normal—even the last few years’ normal. For the last four years, the “surprise percentage” of the S&P 500—the percentage by which all …

Mexico City To Consider Legalizing Marijuana

The leftwing Party of the Democratic Revolution is preparing legislation that would make it legal to smoke weed in Mexico City, news site Sin Embargo reports.<p>The potentially game-changing legislation, which legislators plan to introduce in September, would allow people to grow marijuana at home, …