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Apple is really bad at design

Let me just rip this band-aid off...<p>The “notch” on the new iPhone X is not just strange, interesting, or even odd — it is bad. It is bad design, and …

iPhone 5

Apple's New iPhones Have Some Concerns

Interested in Apple’s iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus which are on sale now? Or maybe you’re saving up for the heavily redesigned iPhone X? Well, new information has revealed further nasty surprises which may change your mind about all three…<p><i>‘Great Secret Features’ and ‘Nasty Surprises’ are my regular</i> …

Mobile Technology

‘A disaster in the making’: Pakistan’s population surges to 207.7 million

RAWALPINDI, Pakistan — For years, Pakistan's soaring population growth has been evident in increasingly crowded schools, clinics and poor communities across this vast, Muslim-majority nation. But until two weeks ago, no one knew just how serious the problem was. Now they do.<p>Preliminary results from …

Pakistan

Stunning Images of the Solar Eclipse

Outdoors

This Amazon Assistant Extension Helps You Find the Best Deals

The free tool is a must-have for online shoppers.<p>Who <i>isn't</i> looking for the best possible deal out there???<p>If you're like us, you'll jump at the opportunity to score major deals online. Lucky for you, there's this nifty, free browser extension called Amazon Assistant that helps you make smarter …

Software

After 10 years as a financial planner, I've realized almost everyone gets the same thing wrong about money

That's probably because, as a financial planner in New York City, I get to see behind the curtain of people's finances all the time.<p>After nearly 10 years working with some of the brightest people in this city — from social workers to lawyers to Wall Street pros — I've realized almost everyone gets …

Personal Finance

This Startup Uses Machine Learning To Turn UI Designs Into Raw Code

Developers often have the task of translating web design mock-ups into lines of code. What if a machine could do it for them?<p>Being a UI or graphic designer who can also code gives you a leg up in today’s world of digital design. For everyone else, it’s a collaborative, somewhat backwards process: A …

Machine Learning

Why the Echo Show could be Amazon’s most disruptive product

You might want to take a close look at Amazon Echo Show, because it’s about to change everything.<p>Amazon, which is on a product-release tear, revealed …

Smart Homes

10 Growth Investing Tips From Master Investors

Their wisdom can help you earn a fortune.<p>A successful growth investor can generate enormous wealth in the stock market. To help you in this regard, …

Investing

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AN OIL refinery is an industrial cathedral, a place of power, drama and dark recesses: ornate cracking towers its gothic pinnacles, flaring gas its …

Personal Data
Google Fiber

8 Companies Changing How Machine Learning Is Used

Bots can tackle workloads no human can handle.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What was once only seen in sci-fi movies is now reality -- and it's gaining acceptance across many industries and audiences. Artificial intelligence and machine learning are two terms seen in …

Machine Learning

7 Digital Marketing Trends That Are Transforming Business

The drivers of change are complex and interwoven in the world of digital marketing.<p>The trends are not islands but together amplify and accelerate the …

Marketing

How Google Cashes In on the Space Right Under the Search Bar

SAN FRANCISCO — Before Sergey Brin and Larry Page founded Google, they wrote a research paper as doctoral students at Stanford University in which they questioned the appropriateness of ads on search engines.<p>“It could be argued from the consumer point of view that the better the search engine is, …

AdWords

The winner of the meal kit market won’t be a meal kit company at all

When they started operating in the U.S. about five years ago, meal kit companies looked big, disruptor-sized, poised to transform the way people eat entirely. They were even seen as a potential thorn in the side of the massive U.S. grocery industry, which racks up about $650 billion in annual sales.<p>…

Food

A Chip Revolution Will Bring Better VR Sooner Than You Think

Author: Cade Metz. Cade Metz Business<p>Date of Publication: 04.16.17.<p>Time of Publication: 7:00 am. 7:00 am<p>David Kosslyn and Ian Thompson are the …

Marketing

Social Media Micro-Influencers: What Are They and Where do you Find Them?

Micro-influencers are not as big (or expensive) as major celebrities, but can be just as effective for your business.

Social Media

Five tips for investing in your 30s

In your 20s, funding your 401(k) might have sounded like a good goal … for your 30s. Now that your 30s are here, you may be nervously noticing the countless articles on the virtues of investing in your 20s.<p>Don't worry. You're definitely not too old to reap the benefits of investing. Getting started …

3 Reasons Why Operational Modern Data Management Outperforms CRM

Avoid long checkout lines with the new Walmart Scan & Go app for Android

Long checkout lines in stores are one of the most annoying parts of shopping. Especially for people who are a bit impatient by nature. Retailers are trying different things to make the checkout process faster, but not all of them work as planned. Walmart is one of the retailers trying to fix this …

eCommerce

Extreme Personal Productivity: 90 Ways to Boost Productivity in 90 Days | Inc.com

Ninety days, 90 ways to be more productive in 2017. While some will only take a few minutes, they will still make a major impact on your productivity. Others might take a little longer, especially if creating a new habit is involved, but once that habit is formed, you reap productivity benefits …

Productivity

Why the largest insurance companies are pouring into Silicon Valley

Ali Safavi Contributor<p>Ali Safavi is director of insurance at Plug and Play Tech Center and a senior associate at Plug and Play Ventures.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Blockchain is empowering the future of insurance<p>Have you ever wondered why the word “farm” appears so frequently in the names of …

Innovation

Google Reveals What We Were Most Curious About in 2016

The search giant released its top queries of the year.<p>Google users also really wanted to get to the bottom of some fairly complex decisions and institutions. The Electoral College and the Brexit vote made the list, as did the Citizens United Supreme Court decision and the European Union. But amidst …

European Union

Drinking too much water when ill can be harmful, finds study

Doctors warn excessive intake can pose risks for some patients and say medical advice needs to be more specific<p>The common advice to drink plenty of water when ill is based on scant evidence and can actively harm chances of recovery, doctors have warned.<p>Medics at King’s College hospital NHS …

Public Health England

12 cloud computing skills worth over $113,000 a year salary

An application cloud company called NovelAspect wanted to know which applications were most in demand.<p>It collected job listings from jobs site Indeed on the 50 most populous U.S. cities and then looked at more than 200 business software platforms to determine which tech skills are most in …

Cloud Computing

TD Ameritrade, TD Bank Said Near $4 Billion Scottrade Deal

TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. and its largest stakeholder, Toronto-Dominion Bank, are close to a deal to buy online brokerage Scottrade Financial …

Business (Canada)

Economists never imagined negative interest rates — now they're rewriting textbooks

In 1983, when Frederic Mishkin started writing "The Economics of Money, Banking and Financial Markets," his seminal textbook on macroeconomics, he never thought he'd devote much space to the idea of negative interest rates.<p>"A million years no," Mishkin told Business Insider.<p>Negative rates were seen …

Economics

This Swedish startup brings insurance to 24 million people in the developing world through their mobiles

BIMA offers what's called "microinsurance" — people can get accident or life insurance for as little as 60¢ a month on rolling monthly cover. The product offers people payouts of up to $1,000 for their family if they die, for example, and takes just 3 minutes to sign up for.<p>BIMA collects payments …

FinTech

7 Fintech Startups Changing Our Relationship With Money

Fintech has become a huge industry in the tech arena and thousands of companies each year are looking to create the next disruptive technology to …