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This startup wants to be the Amazon of Wi-Fi access for the Internet of things

If you want to connect your device to the cloud you have to build in some way to access the Internet, and that’s actually not an easy task when …

MILLION-DOLLAR URLS: The most expensive domain names of all time

Quite a lot of cash.<p>We scoured domain name resource DN Journal and put together a list of documented million-dollar, domain-only ".com" sales. Some have been squatted on for 20 years and have only recently traded hands.<p>Unsurprisingly, sex- and gambling-related domains are some of the biggest money …

Domain Names

A 28-year-old who runs 3 businesses while traveling the world pinpoints the trick to making it work

Now, he's in Southeast Asia, where his wife, Courtney, teaches Bikram Yoga.<p>Morkes, who began his career in the army, has authored three books — and one more set to launch in autumn 2015 — based on his experience building businesses like Insurgent Publishing, publishing training site Publisher's …

Goodbye, SaaS — hello, Containers-as-a-Service

When Salesforce’s Marc Benioff first started pitching on-demand CRM software, people thought he was insane and were convinced software-as-a-service would never work. Although we are now living in a SaaS heaven with all of the benefits of software that is always available and up-to-date, we are also …

SaaS

Oil Price Soars, Rig Count Plunges Worst Ever, But Bloodletting Just Beginning

<b>By Wolf Richter, a San Francisco based executive, entrepreneur, start up specialist, and author, with extensive international work experience.</b> …

Oil Companies Are Looking At 'Outright Liquidations'

Conway Mackenzie, the largest restructuring firm in the US, says that oil drillers will begin shutting down as soon as the second quarter, followed closely by explorers, according to Bloomberg's Joe Carroll.<p>The game changed when on Jan. 5 crude broke $50 per barrel for the first time since April …

Oil

Google Cloud goes corporate with peering, carrier interconnects, VPN

Google has apparently been listening to what business customers want from a public cloud.<p>On Tuesday the company announced that it will introduce …

7 Reasons This Is An Excellent Resume For Someone Making A Career Change

Writing a resume can be a daunting task. And if you're changing careers or industries, it's even <i>more</i> challenging.<p>"When you're attempting to change careers, you're often going up against many other candidates who possess a more traditional (and regularly accepted) work history for the role or …

Employment

Clean CRM Data Starts With A Great Mobile Experience

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Andy Byrne is founder and CEO of Clari, a mobile-first sales productivity platform. Prior to Clari, Andy was part of the founding teams at Clearwell Systems and Timestock, Inc.</i><p>There is no doubt that Salesforce is one of the most widely used customer relationship management systems. …

This Is An Ideal Resume For A Mid-Level Employee

Having a ton of experience under your belt doesn't necessarily mean you have an "impressive" resume.<p>"You can have all the experience in the world — but if your resume doesn't stand out, if you don't present that information in a well-organized manner, or if it doesn't tell your story, nobody will …

Employment

Is This The Year Of Software-Defined Storage?

If there were such a device as a “hype-o-meter,” readings for the terms “software-defined storage” (SDS) and “software-defined data center” (SDDC) would be off the dial of late. That’s why many in the tech industry believe 2014 is turning into the year of SDS — the point when it finally takes hold …

This Chart Explains Why The US Military Is Such A Dominant Global Force

And this ability owes a lot to the Navy's unparalleled fleet of aircraft carriers.<p>The U.S. has 19 carriers. The rest of the world has only 12 aircraft carriers combined. The U.S. carriers are also larger and more technically advanced than any other country's.<p>China's sole carrier, for instance, is a …

Military

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