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The Complete Guide to Marketing Work Management

In today's workplace, only 32% of daily work is digital. Workers are frustrated as they search email threads, lose productive working hours to long...<p>…

I’m A Hiring Manager—Here Are Five Questions I Always Ask Job Candidates

With the right questions, there’s a lot you can tell about a candidate in just half an hour.<p>Job interviews can be really unpleasant for interviewers and candidates alike. A 30-minute chat sandwiched between a busy hiring manager’s afternoon meetings isn’t always the best way to get to know …

Danish math wizards use big data to cut airport waiting time in half – and next they’re doing the same with hospitals

Danish startup Copenhagen Optimization has become the go-to-guys for making airports run more smoothly. Like they did at Genève Aéroport where the average waiting time was reduced by more than 50%.<p>Copenhagen Optimization's co-founders Anders Dohn and Kasper Hounsgaard.Copenhagen Optimization<p>“It’s …

Apple Seriously Ramps Up Hiring In Virtual Reality

Apple is putting some time and money into exploring the future of virtual and augmented reality.<p>Apple has made another acquisition in the field with Flyby Media, a mobile applications company that focuses on spatial perception, according to a Financial Times report published on Friday. Flyby had …

Augmented Reality

Misused mobile UX patterns

If you are an experienced designer, you probably agree that being inspired by others is not stealing in UI design. It’s best practice research. It’s …

How smart luggage could transform air travel

Using GPS tracking and messaging, your suitcases will soon be able to send you a text about where they are<p>Do you get anxious waiting at the baggage carousel in the airport? I do. And the longer it takes for my luggage to appear, the edgier I get. It is= a fear of that moment when only a handful of …

Luggage

14 of the most promising seed-stage enterprise startups

Last year, when we published a blog post identifying the 10 coolest New York City enterprise startups, few, if any, of those companies were household names. Since I wrote that piece, the companies have gone on to raise more than $100 million combined, and at least one, if not two, have their sights …

4 ways to build a defensible business

Defending against competitors is on the agenda of most businesses; be it a board of a huge company contemplating the next step to cement its position in the market, or a startup explaining to VCs how it will be defensible in the long run.<p>No company can be eternally defended from the tentacles of …

Innovation

Facebook Patents Technology That Could Allow Banks And Businesses to Discriminate Based on Social Connections

Facebook, the website everyone and their sister, brother, cousin, uncle, and friends you didn't even know you had is a member of just secured a patent on Tuesday that could help filter spam and offensive content and improve searches. Isn't that great? Less spam and no more nude pics, Obama monkey …

First Apple ResearchKit app launches in the UK

Apple's ResearchKit platform lands in the UK today, with the launch of the Stanford-developed MyHeart Counts app on the App Store.<p>Apple launched …

Yankee Stadium to fans: Scan your thumb and skip the line

Welcome to the future, sports fans - you can use your smartphone to track trades, Twitter can tell you who's on the DL, and now your fingerprints can get you into the ballpark faster. Beginning August 7th, Yankee Stadium will roll out the Clear biometric security service to visitors, which allows …

The 15 most exciting startups inside fintech hub Level39

It's home to more than 170 startups, ranging from one-person operations to teams of 30-plus. Despite its name, Level39 now takes up three floors.<p>We've picked out the 15 most exciting companies based in the space, ranking them based on which we think have the potential to become the next …

Trading

It's time to end anonymous comments on the Internet

Ellen Pao is right. The trolls, those online idiots who harass, threaten and essentially ruin the Internet for everyone else seem, at times, almost …

11 Industries For Hot Start-Ups

According to the Kauffman Foundation, 2010 and 2011 saw the highest rates of entrepreneurship in the past 15 years --.34% of Americans start a new business each month. IBIS World ranks the best industries for aspiring entrepreneurs to get in the door—and score big. Based on barriers to entry, the …

Innovation isn’t dead; people are just slow to catch it

If you’re one of the people out there who haven’t taken the plunge on an Apple Watch, you’re not alone. While Apple’s latest wearable has gotten a ton of press and sold really well, a lot of the rank and file out there might think it’s a toy, or only for rich folks.<p>In fact, says journalist Morgan …

Apple Watch

RocketClub is down.

Fortune.com

• 1. To license Fortune articles, excerpts, or headlines for republication in various media (including books, eBooks, film, web, newsletters, …

11 TED Talks to watch when you're stuck in a rut

We all feel stuck sometimes — whether it’s on a creative project, in a job where we feel like we’ve plateaued, or a mental state we just can’t seem …

Treo Chair

The Treo Chair by Therm-a-Rest is a portable chair that delivers big-chair comfort in a exceptionally small package. The innovative and compact camp …

How To Grow Your Personal Brand On Twitter In Only 10 Minutes A Day

Here’s the situation. You’re trying to grow your personal brand, and Twitter is a necessary part of that for digital marketers. You don’t have much …

Social Media

How the Cloud Will Transform Business by 2020

Companies that don't take advantage of cloud computing will be in the minority in less than six years. Here's why.<p>The cloud can save you time and money, but it also has the potential to change the way you do business.<p>The percentage of U.S. small businesses using cloud computing is expected to more …

Small Business

RBS and NatWest follow HSBC with free WiFi at UK branches

RBS and NatWest customers will be able to access free WiFi at all branches across the UK in the next four months.<p>The service is already active across …

#WorkTogetherRunTogether

- Vi ville lyfta satsningen och göra den bredare, säger Charlotte Berndt, managementkonsult på Capgemini Consulting, som för andra året sponsrar …

Digital Darwinism: How Disruptive Technology Is Changing Business for Good

• Partner Content<br>• Author: Brian Solis, Altimeter Group. Brian Solis, Altimeter Group<p>Social media, mobile, wearables, Internet of Things, real-time — …

Remote Control Credit Cards?

Share Email<p>Wouldn’t it be nice if credit and debit cards came with a remote control switch? A switch that was activated by a mobile phone, could turn …

How Entrepreneurs Can Learn to Be Powerful Negotiators

<i>Denis Duvauchelle</i> <i>is the CEO and co-founder of productivity app</i> <i>Twoodo</i><i>.</i><p>Negotiation is not the simple art of getting what you want, when you want it. A great negotiation, whether in your personal or professional life, will leave both parties feeling [somewhat] satisfied rather than producing a clear …

BMW Radically Rethinks The Car Buying Experience

The world’s automakers are showing off their sleek new 2015 models and concept cars at the New York International Auto Show, which opens to the public today. The most radical innovation in the car industry might not be obvious on the show floor, but instead in the showroom of a BMW dealership near …

Now you see it, now you don't

PLUTO, the ancient god of the underworld (pictured above), dealt with the dark and the dingy. Perhaps it is appropriate that a new email service …

Tech is Exploding All Over the UK, Not Just London

<i>James Parton is the European Director at Twilio.</i><p>The Internet economy currently accounts for around 8.3 percent of British GDP according to Boston Consulting Group’s latest study, The Connected World. Not only is this a larger percentage than any other G20 nation, but this figure is expected to hit …

Heartbleed Bug Update

Inside Flipboard / April 9, 2014<p>As soon as we found out about the Heartbleed bug, the team here began working on understanding its implications for …