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The Most Important Retirement Chart You'll Ever See

Want to amass $1 million -- or more -- for your retirement? This very cool chart shows how you can do it.<p>For most of us, retirement will be only as …

Retirement

How Colors Are Discovered

In the early 18th century, German chemist Johann Jacob Diesbach was at work in a laboratory trying to make a red pigment out of cochineal insects, …

IoT In The USA: 3,000 Companies, $125B In Funding, $613B In Valuation, 342,000 Employees

2,888 businesses building the Internet of Things employ 342,000 workers, have raised $125 billion in funding, and have created $613 billion in value.<p>95 of them are now unicorns: billion-dollar startups.<p>Spoke Intelligence and ReadWrite, an IoT-focused publication and accelerator, just released their …

Internet of Things

El espejo del telescopio más grande del mundo es tan descomunal que tardará un año en enfriarse

El Observatorio Europeo Austral (o del Sur, conocido como ESO) está trabajando en crear el telescopio más grande del mundo, el cual estará ubicado en …

XYZ's new scanner provides simple, low-cost 3D modelling

The device is designed to allow users to scan 3D objects of practically any shape, producing full-color images. At present the maximum scan size is …

Why Entrepreneurs Should Welcome the Word 'No'

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>People have told me no more times than I can count. No, that idea won’t work. No, I d­­on’t want to buy your product. No, I don’t want to invest in your company.<p>Rejection is a part of life, especially an entrepreneur’s life, but that …

Developing a 'Cool' Product Is Only Half of a Successful Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What sets apart products that succeed from those that don’t? When I first started out, I thought the most important element of a product idea was how creative it was. That was how I measured greatness. Did it make people smile? Was it …

Nonprofit Food Revolution. Angeles Inicia

Helping us is helping lots of nonprofits organizations Ayudándonos es ayudar a muchas fundaciones | Check out 'Nonprofit Food Revolution. Angeles …

It is time for giving back

One bite at a time, one perk at a time, every dollar counts. it is time to know more. | Check out 'It is time for giving back' on Indiegogo.

21 Examples of Augmented Reality for Kids

Augmented reality for kids allows children to supplant images or otherwise alter their physical world in a fun way. This computer generated …

How Augmented Reality can Shape Future Marketing Solutions?

Smart, wearable devices like Google Glass and Qualcomm Vuforia are likely to increase customer engagement, brand loyalty and revenue by an order of …

Top 10 Reasons why Retailers should use Augmented Reality

With new trends coming up every now and then, brands have to keep themselves prepared to deal with these changes. Their marketing strategy should be …

Six Tips for Executing a Successful Augmented Reality Campaign

From 3-D playing cards and movie posters to virtual fitting rooms and vehicle test drives, augmented reality (AR) is emerging as a more accessible, …

Two Guys And Some Ipads

Explain Everything is an easy-to-use design, screencasting, and interactive whiteboard tool that lets you annotate, animate, narrate, import, and …

Alive Studio- A Self-Service Augmented Reality Platform

Times Internet has announced the launch of a self-service augmented reality platform which is an extension of the existing AR app Alive. The launch …

Is Augmented Reality the Next Marketing “Killer-App”?- Infographic

Augmented reality is a digital technology that overlays text, images or video over physical objects. At its core, AR provides all types of …

20 Lessons from Walt Disney on Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Chasing Your Dreams

With the title of being the “Happiest Place on Earth” it’s amazing to think it only took one year to conceptualize and create<p><i>Disneyland</i> before opening its gates on July 17, 1955.<p>As a tribute to 57 years of bringing imagination to life, let’s see what Walt Disney had to say about innovation, …

The exponential nonprofit

The average smart phone is a miracle of functionality. These mini-computers provide over a billion people with such amazing features as global …

Why Transparency?

Making the Case for Transparency<p>Foundation leaders are weighing in on how Glasspockets has inspired their institutions to greater openness. Watch …

3 Ways Content Marketing Can Improve Donor Retention Rates

Taking a look at 2014 Nonprofit Content Marketing Benchmarks, Budgets and Trends—North America Report, 92 percent of nonprofits say that they use …

Nonprofitiness™

There are currently 29 different types of nonprofit organizations recognized by the Internal Revenue Service under section 501 (c) of the code. Most …

Four charts that should scare the nonprofit sector

In the weeks since our Tumblr “When You Work at a Nonprofit” has taken off, we’ve received many thanks from tired and frustrated nonprofit staffers, as well as a few responses with familiar sound bites we often hear in the sector: “But nonprofit has so many other rewards,” “It’s so much more …

Smile. You’re on Amazon.

Donating a portion of corporate revenue or profits is nothing new, and many of the long-standing players have their own unique takes on this tactic. …