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7 awesome paid iPhone apps that are free for a limited time

After starting out strong on Monday with a solid list of eight nifty paid iPhone and iPad apps that were all free to download for a limited time, …

Apps

A Social Media Guide for Startups and Entrepreneurs | Inc.com

Over the past few years, an interesting transformation has occurred in the business world. Social media has become less of an optional marketing opportunity and more of a priority. In fact, platforms like Facebook and Twitter have become integral parts of brand awareness, content distribution, lead …

Public Relations

Rock Band RETURNS?!!

Judge orders halt to Obama immigration action

<b>(CNN) —</b> A federal judge in Texas has temporarily blocked President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration, which has drawn opposition from 26 states across the nation.<p>United States District Judge Andrew Hanen ruled late Monday night to block executive actions Obama took late last year to …

Immigration

Ukraine pro-Russia forces seize strategic Debaltseve railway hub despite truce

Rebels close in on government soldiers, trapped in ruins and running out of food and supplies after more than a week under siege<p>Pro-Russia forces seized parts of the strategic railway hub of Debaltseve in intense street fighting, ignoring a shaky ceasefire agreement, as a deadline for removing …

Russia

The 10 best iPhone widgets you should be using

We've collected the 10 best apps that use widgets creatively to keep you up to date and entertained — all from your iPhone's lock screen.<p>From alerting you to when you've only reached your data cap to showing you the best headlines from The New York Times, these widgets pack some power.

'Whiplash' Director Explains Why His Film Is Jazz For Your Eyes

It’s bold, it’s brilliant, and this week it was up close and personal. It’s nominated for multiple Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Film Editing, and Best Sound Mixing. And it’s nominated for four Film Independent Spirit Awards, including …

Filmmaking

4 Tips to Raise Funding for Your Startup

<i>This is part of the #StartupMentor series - featuring founders who share their advice in building successful businesses.</i><p>One of the biggest stumbling blocks preventing thousands of smart business ideas from coming to life is the question of funding. Would-be entrepreneurs quake in their boots at the …

7 awesome paid iPhone apps that are free for a limited time (save $42!)

Today’s list of paid iPhone and iPad apps that are on sale for free has some pretty big shoes to fill after yesterday’s solid list, and there are …

Henry Cavill Goes From Superman To Super Spy In ‘The Man From U.N.C.L.E.’ Trailer

With a lot more vulgarity and a little more toilet octopus, we could be looking at the closest thing we’ll ever see to a live-action <i>Archer</i> movie. Instead, it’s the action-packed trailer for Guy Ritchie’s <i>The Man From U.N.C.L.E.</i>, a big screen adaptation of the classic 1960s TV series that, like most …

Hollywood Needs To Seriously Up Its Game When Adapting Anime Into Live Action

With the announcement that Scarlett Johansson will head up a live action Ghost in the Shell and the incessant bumbling surrounding the live action Akira, Hollywood seriously needs to up its game when it comes to adapting anime into live action.<p>Late last year, George Takei kicked off a petition …

Anime