frank21

101 Added | 6 Magazines | 3 Likes | 7 Following | 20 Followers | @frank21 | Keep up with frank21 on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “frank21”

The 5 Different Types Of Cheating, Explained

What really counts as infidelity?<p>All cheating is not created equal.<p>Ask 10 people what “counts” as cheating and you’d probably get 100 different answers. “Infidelity is a gray area because different individuals have their own boundaries and ideals for romantic relationships,” says Dana Weiser, …

Social Media

Here's Why You Have Dark Under-Eye Circles—and How You Can Fix Them

<i>This article originally appeared on Health. For more stories like it, visit health.com.</i><p>You know what I'm talking about—those shady hollows under your …

Skin Care
China

UK ebook sales flounder as interest in print copies rebounds

Book sales in the UK are on the rise, but not because of ebooks. Figures for 2016 released by the Publishers Association show a 7 percent rise over 2015, the largest year-over-year growth in a decade. Physical book sales were up 8 percent, however ebook sales fell by 3 percent to £538 million. The …

Three Reasons Why CEOs Need To Be More Vested In Digital Transformation

The rapid adoption of digital technologies by customers and competitors is disrupting every industry and creating value at an accelerated pace. Advances in technology and marketing science have armed businesses with an expanded pallet of powerful digital platforms and tools with the potential to …

Innovation

Lose Belly Fat With Just Two Exercises | Men's Health

That’s right: When asked to create a super-effective, calorie-torching routine, Cosgrove gave us a workout that had readers do only a dumbbell swing and a squat thrust.<p>This confused some folks, who wondered, “How can you lose fat with just two exercises?”<p>Cosgrove’s response: “Running is just one …

I’m Guy Kawasaki, chief evangelist at Canva. AMA!

​Hi TIA Community!<p>I’m Guy Kawasaki, chief evangelist at Canva, a startup that’s democractizing design. I used to hold the same role for Apple, where …

Guy Kawasaki

Want to Be Happier? Science Says Do These 11 Things Every Single Day

Try them. They work. (If you can't trust science, what can you trust?)<p>Obviously, we all want to be happier. But there's another reason to wish to be more lighthearted and content: Happiness is definitely a result, but happiness is also a driver.<p>While I'm definitely into finding ways to improve …

Happiness

How Do You Value A Company Like Uber?

Aswath Damodaran Contributor<p>Aswath Damodaran is the Kerschner Chaired Professor of Finance at the Stern School of Business at New York University, teaching corporate finance and valuation to MBAs, executives and practitioners.<p>I became interested in Uber after reading a news story in June 2014, …

South-east Asia

Jakarta governor gives Uber green light (UPDATED)

(Update: Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnam later pointed out that at this stage, Uber’s legal status is not yet confirmed in Jakarta. A …

Asia

The amazing ways WeChat is used in China

We all know by now that WeChat is a messaging app – and that it’s huge. And we know that stickers are a big part of it. But there’s so much more to …

China

How to Value a Company in 3 Easy Steps - Valuing a Business Valuation Methods Capital Budgeting

3 Reasons Why Ecommerce Startups Are Moving Offline

Some of the most funded, fastest growing startup brands, including Warby Parker, Bonobos, Birchbox, Etsy, Rent the Runway, and Harry’s, who all …

This Is Your "New Economy": These 10 Startups Are Valued At $156 Billion On $4 Billion In Revenue

If one had to summarize the "new economy", which supposedly <i>this time is different</i> than the last time the US had a "new economy", in just one chart, …

Top 10

Uber is seeing $470M in operating losses: Can it ever be profitable?

According to this Bloomberg report, Uber is generating $415 million in revenue and recording a <i>crazy</i> $470 million of operating losses. It’s both …

Startups

Here's what billion-dollar startups had in common during their early days

There is a lot of coverage of the companies that have reached valuations of over a billion dollars. Many of these companies were not always fast growing businesses.<p>At Shasta Ventures, we focus on investing at the early stage, so we studied 32 high value consumer companies to see what they looked …

Startups

99 Best Facebook Pages to Follow for Aspiring Social Media PROS

I recently compiled a list of Facebook pages for aspiring content marketers.<p>That article was such a hit that I decided to drill down and create …

How Line is turning Instagram into an ecommerce app in Thailand

<i>Mark Bivens is a Silicon Valley native and former entrepreneur, having started three companies before “turning to the dark side of VC.” He has been</i> …

eCommerce

Indonesia is the fastest growing market for games in Southeast Asia

Total revenues from Southeast Asia’s gaming industry reached nearly US$1.1 billion last year, with six key countries accounting for 99 percent of the …

Asia

Alibaba makes another push into games with social gaming platform

Alibaba revealed today that it’s behind a new social gaming platform called KTplay, which has been in quiet beta for a few months. It’s currently …

China

Govt has ‘significantly addressed’ concerns over Remote Gambling Bill: Social gaming trade body

GetSocial launches social platform for games and raises $1M

GetSocial is announcing today it is launching its social networking platform to help market and monetize mobile games. It has also raised $1 million in a seed round.<p>The company said it has built a revolutionary backend platform that amplifies engagement of mobile gamers. Mag Interactive, the …

The Secret To Happiness For $39: More Talking, Less Cleaning

Science supports common sense…positive relationships with friends and family are directly linked to happiness and overall life satisfaction.<p>If strengthening community ties is the golden ticket to a happy life, why isn’t everyone doing it? Community may not be as easily found as walking out the …

11 Ideal Facebook Tools for Contests and Analyzation

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>The built-in tools that Facebook offers to business pages and advertisers are robust and detailed. Hence, you’re likely to uncover a smaller stash of third-party tools than you might for a network like Twitter.<p>Still, there are some fabulous Facebook …

Game acquisition mega-deals drove M&A through Q3 to $12.2B, double last year's total

Game company acquisitions are setting new records. In the first three quarters of 2014, acquisitions of game companies have topped $12.2 billion, or more than double the total amount for last year, according to game investment bank Digi-Capital in London.<p>Five large deals boosted the numbers this …

They personalized Amazon. Now their startup has raised $1.1M to do it for other ecommerce sites

It happened just weeks after <i>Tech in Asia</i> profiled TargetingMantra, an Indian startup that arms ecommerce companies with Amazon-like personalization …

eCommerce

Here’s our roundup of Alibaba’s investments in US-based companies

Stock market speculators are salivating over Alibaba’s eventual IPO later this summer, but it’s far from the first appearance China’s ecommerce …

eCommerce

ASOS - D'MARGE