Many of tech’s largest firms reported fourth-quarter earnings this week, including Apple, Microsoft, Google, Amazon, Yahoo, and Facebook. For the most part, results were as expected—nothing exceptionally
For all bitcoin’s growing pains, it represents the future of money and global finance. About a half-billion dollars worth of it vanished from an online exchange in Tokyo. A prosecutor in Manhattan arrested
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If your boss thinks you’re awesome, will that make you more awesome? This question came to us recently, when we were working with the top three levels of management in a multinational. When asked to rate
Our world is sentient. Websites watch where we look. Mobile applications keep track of our response times. Companies learn which buttons we like to press and which we don’t. With cameras, microphones,
All she has to do is press the re-Vine button to share a sponsor's video with her followers and an advertiser will cut her a large check. Giraldo is a star on Vine, the Twitter-owned video platform that
He'd say that once, when he was a kid, he was reading a science magazine and he found an article ranking animals by the efficiency of their movements. At the top of the list, there were cheetahs and hawks.
Recently, Google has emphasized that when hiring, it’s putting less weight on where a graduate went to school. But for those who want to end up in Silicon Valley, going to school in California might be
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Everyone knows travel changes once kids come into the picture. Suddenly you have to plan around naps, easily accessible rescue centers for soiled-underpants and whining backseat drivers. What they don’t
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FORTUNE — It’s the end of an era. Or the beginning of one, as Oracle and Salesforce.com would describe it. The formerly sparring enterprise tech companies hosted a conference call for press and analysts
Editor’s note: Derek Andersen is the founder of Startup Grind, a 45-city community in 20-countries, uniting the global startup world together through educating, inspiring, and connecting entrepreneurs.
Strategic thinking doesn’t find itself. It needs time–about 30 to 90 minutes–and space. LinkedIn’s Jeff Weiner shows us why. Jeff Weiner is a busy dude. As the CEO of LinkedIn, he has a constant pull to-dos,
Publication Date: June 25, 2013 If you think LinkedIn is just for job hunting, you're missing out on the many ways you can take advantage of this social network to build the professional relationships