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Is Singapore the next Silicon Valley?

Tech giants like Google, Microsoft, Apple and Facebook are winning the war for talent and Silicon Valley office space, encouraging start-ups to go on …

Big Changes Are Coming To Google Search Results -- Are You Ready?

Face it: We’ve gotten too used to our familiar search results. The simple lists, the basic titles, the easy tags and categories; they’ve all been with us since the dawn of the search engine age. 2013 saw a few changes in search engine results page (SERP) format, but for the most part, our SERPs …

India: The Elephant in the Room for Mobile Developers?

<i>Sanjay Sinha is the General Manager of Fortumo India</i><p>If you were to launch a mobile app or game today, what markets would you go after? Common sense would say US, Japan, China, UK, South Korea, Germany, Taiwan and Australia as these are the countries at the top of revenue charts for mobile …

Best Bosses For The Buck

These 10 CEOs have given shareholders the biggest bang for the buck over the past six years. Our pay-for-performance ranking looks at overall tenure as well. Amazon.com’s founder, Jeff Bezos, is the best boss on our scorecard. He takes an annual salary of $81 thousand and has not had a raise since …

Kashmir youths expelled for cheering Pakistan

Dozens of Kashmiri students who cheered for the Pakistani cricket team during a recent match against India have been expelled from their university and briefly threatened with sedition charges, police have said.<p>The Indian state's elected leader had called for leniency from the charges, which …

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Microsoft names Satya Nadella to replace Steve Ballmer

<b>Technology giant Microsoft has announced that Satya Nadella will be its next chief executive.</b><p>Indian-born Mr Nadella is currently Microsoft's head of Cloud and Enterprise, which builds and runs the firm's computing platforms and developer tools.<p>He takes over from Steve Ballmer who announced plans to …

Best Career Advice: Learn How to Sell

If you really want to succeed, learn to sell yourself, your ideas, and your products.<p>No matter what career you're planning, there's no smarter move than learning how to sell.<p>That's especially true for entrepreneurs. You may have the greatest idea in the business world, but if you can't sell that …

Want to quit your job by text? This app can help

People aren't used to staring each other in the face anymore.<p>This makes telling your boss to go and shove his mindless, exploitative job a touch awkward.<p>You waft into his or her office (if he or she has one) and then neither of you knows what to say or do next.<p>"Um, well," you mutter. "I've, er, …

Yahoo switches on default HTTPS encryption for Yahoo Mail

Yahoo has announced that it has enabled default HTTPS for all users of its Yahoo Mail service. The introduction was mentioned by CEO Marissa Meyer in her keynote speech at CES, and delivers on a promise Yahoo made back in October following pressure from security advocates.<p>All users of the service — …

Vin Gupta's InfoFree.com Reinvents CRM and Lead Gen Tools For Small Business

<i>A Series of Forbes Insights Profiles of Thought Leaders Changing the Business Landscape: Vinod Gupta, Founder and CEO, InfoFree.com…</i><p>Legendary pioneer of database marketing and lead generation services, Vinod “Vin” Gupta is at it again. After creating his first start-up, InfoUSA, in 1972, taking it …

Why Obama Won’t Take on al-Qaeda in Iraq Anymore

As al-Qaeda stages a frightening resurgence in western Iraq, raising anew questions about the fate of that country and the risks it might pose to the …

Record freeze extends to eastern United States, at least nine dead

NEW YORK/MILWAUKEE (Reuters) - A deadly blast of arctic air shattered decades-old temperature records as it enveloped the eastern United States on Tuesday, snarling air, road and rail travel, driving energy prices higher and overwhelming shelters for homeless people.<p>At least nine deaths have been …

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5 Perfect Winter Honeymoon Destinations

Your honeymoon is sure to be one of the most memorable vacations of your life, but after orchestrating an entire wedding, trying to pin down the …

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Set Boundaries for Accountability and Other Must-Read Business Tips

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>A roundup of the best tips of the week from Entrepreneur.com.</i><p>When Nicolas Desmarais and Daniel Saks decided to found AppDirect, a cloud service marketplace and management platform, they knew they wanted to do it together. Long-term …

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Faster Wi-Fi: what's the secret?

Not so long ago, configuring a couple of PCs or Macs so they could talk to each other meant buying expensive hardware and hooking it up to …

Galaxy Note 3 can now rev up via $70 wireless-charging cover

Users of the Galaxy Note 3 can now protect and charge their phones courtesy of a new cover from Samsung.<p>Selling for $70, the Galaxy Note 3 Wireless Charging S-View Flip Cover encases your phone, aka phablet, in polyurethane leather. When the cover is open, you can access the entire touch screen. …

10 Ingredients for the perfect presentation

A while ago I wrote a story here titled ‘10 things you should NEVER say during presentations‘. It was shared a lot and received plenty of comments and feedback. Since then I have been to numerous presentations where I could see people making the same mistakes over and over again. Two times I heard …

Cracking The Code For Film Marketing

Movie studios spend eight billion dollars a year producing films in the U.S. This investment assures a steady flow of films but it doesn’t guarantee an audience for them. That is why marketing is such a critical part of the filmmaking ecosystem. For every two dollars spent making a film, studios …

A Holiday Gift To Your Business: Year-End Tax Strategies For Entrepreneurs

As an entrepreneur, the best gift you give yourself this holiday season may not have been under the tree. In fact, most of us will have spent more time decorating for the holidays than we will allocate to tax planning during the Christmas season, yet taxes are the biggest expense most small …

E-cigarettes Are On the Rise: Do You Smoke or Vape?

Advocates say e-cigarettes are healthy but others aren’t so sure. A look at the rise of the e-cigarette market and why it’s so controversial for many.