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High-Octane Getaways for Two

Planning your own action-packed vacation is easy— but what about an adrenaline-fueled escape for two? Well, that can be easy, too—when you know where …

Fit Fix: Gluten-Free Foods Are Taking Over the World

<b>But are they really healthy?</b><p>According to the Mayo Clinic, about 1.8 million Americans have the autoimmune disorder celiac disease (aka gluten …

The Ultimate Moment of Truth and The Art of Digital Engagement

In 2012, Google along with Jim Lecinski published a fantastic book that explored how digital customers made decisions in what Google refers to as …

iBeacon briefing: What is it, and what can we expect from it?

With Apple’s iBeacon technology starting to see some real-world applications, we thought this would be a good time to take a brief look at what it is and what we might expect from it in future …<p>The one-sentence summary is that you can think of iBeacon as like GPS for indoor locations, your phone …

Wearables aren’t just for consumers. Enterprise can benefit too.

Advertisement<p>8 Comments<p>Wearable computing looks like the next big trend in technology. Or at least one of the dozens that are being crowned right …

Across and Through Milford

Camping in Milford<p>I remember sleeping outside one night in Milford. I was pretty cold, but I had a great sleeping bag. There was a tiny little hold …

With iBeacon, Apple is going to dump on NFC and embrace the internet of things

Advertisement<p>182 Comments<p>Credit: Thinkstock<p>At WWDC in June, Apple (s aapl) quietly announced iBeacon, one of the more prominent features of iOS 7. …

How to Build a LinkedIn Marketing Plan that Delivers Ongoing Results

Shares 6K<p>Are you happy with how you are using LinkedIn?<p>LinkedIn offers companies multiple marketing opportunities, but which ones are right for your …

Marketing

iOS 7: hidden iPhone features that will be enabled

As Apple releases its new operating software ahead of the launch of the new iPhone 5S and iPhone 5c, we take a look at some of the exciting features that will be enabled.<p>Apple is due to release iOS 7 to the public on September 18, just ahead of the two new iPhones themselves.<p>While some of the …

iPhone 5C, iPhone 5S, and iPhone 5L: Analyst says Apple will launch 5-inch iPhone

Next week, we’ll see Apple’s new improved iPhone 5S and and the new cheaper, colorful iPhone 5C, and possibly even an iPhone 6. What we certainly won’t see is a large phablet-style iPhone with a big 4.8″ to 6″ screen.<p>But it’s likely coming, according to one analyst.<p>Calling the shift to larger …

Mobile Internet Tops 12 Most Disruptive Technologies | The Network | The Network

In the sphere of technological innovation, you don't have to look far to see creation and destruction are closely intertwined.<p>In the railroad industry, the same high-speed freight service that enabled growth of cities in Illinois also disrupted agricultural businesses. More recently, digital …

#ExecInsights: Top Five Ways The Internet of Everything Can Be Realized Today

Last week, I presented at the Colorado Innovation Summit in Denver, Colorado where leaders from higher education, industry, start-ups, government, and research labs came together to discuss a wide array of innovation topics such as technology, education, social entrepreneurship and economic …

iBooks Textbooks Category Appears in the iOS 7 App Store

It had been speculated lately that iBooks Textbooks might finally gain compatibility with the iPhone, and now today a new iBooks Textbook category …

A $40 billion fibre optic network, the Australian games industry and a political axe

In a AU$44 billion ($40 billion) government initiative to vastly improve bandwidth internet speeds in Australia, the National Broadband Network (NBN) is a controversial national fibre optic network currently being rolled out across the landmass, replacing the country's embarrassing hundred year old …

Sony SmartWatch vs. Samsung Galaxy Gear: The first big battle in the wearable tech war

Two electronics titans target each other, waging war over your wrist.<p>Sony's latest wearable tech creation, the SmartWatch 2 (SW2) is attractively styled, water-resistant, and sports plenty of apps and watch faces. The Samsung Galaxy Gear is a strong contender too, running a specially tweaked …

Gear & Gadgets

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Entrepreneur Smarts: 30 Lessons I Learned in 30 Years

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Editor's Note: A version of this article previously appeared at LewisHowes.com.</i><p>It was a warm night outside Caffe Dante, my favorite Gelato spot in New York's Greenwich Village. I usually go there alone. I walk through Washington Square …

Motivation

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet For Starting And Running Your Business

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>James Altucher is an investor, programmer, author, and several-times entrepreneur. His latest book, “Choose Yourself!”</i> <i>(foreword by Dick Costolo, CEO of Twitter) came out on June 3. Follow him on Twitter @jaltucher.</i><p>This is going be a bullet FAQ on starting a business. No joke. If …

7 Tips for Hammock Camping Beginners

Over the past couple of years, we’ve seen the popularity of hammock camping skyrocket, as backpackers have realized that hammock systems can be more …

Backpacking

Top 13 Outdoor Camping Tent Designs We Love

Sometimes it’s fun to give up the comfort of staying at a hotel and to just use a tent instead. It’s adventurous and it can be a great experience. …

Going camping? Use these tips to pick right tent

Choosing proper shelter in the Great Outdoors can pay off in comfort and utility<p>One of the joys of tent camping is the simplicity—just a humble shelter stands between you and the wonders of nature. Then again, today's tents aren't necessarily all that humble.<p>You'll find an impressive array of …

As Badgeville Homes In On Gamification For Large Enterprises, It Launches A New Behavior Lab

Gamification — the idea of adding gameplay elements into services to get people to interact more with them — has been one of the more buzzy features in the last few years of social media services, but it’s also been one of the more problematic. Last year, Gartner estimated that some 80% of apps …

MoPub’s Optimizer Lets Mobile Publishers Automatically Prioritize Their Most Lucrative Ad Networks

MoPub is releasing a new tool called the Optimizer that should allow mobile publishers to take an entirely automated, hands-off approach to managing their ad networks — and increase revenue, too.<p>The team gave me a demo of the new feature, saying the technology uses a “waterfall” approach, moving …

The 10 Best Video Games of 2013 (So Far)

10. Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance (PS3, Xbox 360)<p>We couldn’t help but be skeptical of this one right off the bat. The <i>Metal Gear</i> series is known for …

Getting Dirty for a Good Cause: The Outdoor Industry Gives Back

If you’ve ever volunteered, you know how good it feels to help an organization in need while making a visible impact on a local community. Now imagine if you had several hundred people working together on the same day. Picture how much you could accomplish.<p>That’s what you get when you bring …