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Continuous Development Will Change Organizations as Much as Agile Did

In 2001, a new approach to technology development was created by a daring group of developers. Called Agile, the process put customers at the center of product development, encouraged rapid prototyping, and dramatically increased corporate speed and agility.<p>While Agile began as a product …

Project Management

Our Favorite Workouts When We’re Traveling

The Fourth of July is upon us and that means it’s time to grab the kids and get the hell out of Dodge. But getting away from it all doesn’t have to …

18 of the hottest under-the-radar startups to watch in 2017

Founders, venture capitalists, and tech employees flock to the Bay Area and New York City to launch and build startups, fund new ideas, and simply just live among their tech-obsessed brethren.<p>But there's a new wave of companies eschewing the Valley/Alley life in favor of building their startups in …

Five Successful Startups That Started As Blogs

By Ryan Hoover6 minute Read<p>You have a great startup idea. Enthusiastically, you exercise your technical chops and begin coding. After weeks of long, …

Good Leaders Get Emotional

Much of what comes out of people’s mouths in business these days is sugar-coated, couched, and polished. The messages are manufactured, trying to strike just the right tone. Genuine emotion stands in stark contrast. It’s a real person sharing a real feeling. When we hear it, we’re riveted — for one …

Why You Need to See Two Products Before You’ll Buy One

When people in an experiment were shown two DVD players, <b>32%</b> indicated they would buy one of the brands and <b>34%</b> chose the other. But when the participants were shown a single DVD player, only <b>9%</b> or <b>10%</b> (depending on which brand they saw) said they would purchase the product, says Daniel Mochon of …

Customer Service in the Age of the Internet of Things

Today, innovative customer service means being able to contact a company on multiple platforms — not just by phone, but via email, web, Twitter, Facebook, and mobile devices. However according to ABI Research, by 2020 more than 20 billion additional devices will be wirelessly connected to physical …

Blackberry Forgot to Manage the Ecosystem

The story of Blackberry underlines a new truth about the competitive landscape we live in: success or failure isn’t a function of a good product or service, or a well-run, cost effective company with a sound capital structure. It also requires an effective strategy to manage your ecosystem.<p>This was …

OMG, I Want This House: Provincetown

Serenity at the tip of Cape Cod? We’ll take it. Look inside this eclectic hideout just steps from the bay.<p>William Waldron/The Interior Archive

Mexican Tycoon Carlos Slim's Plan To Expand His Telecom Empire Into Europe Runs Into Opposition

América Móvil’s offer to buy the remaining 70% stake of Dutch cell phone operator KPN for $9.6 billion (it already owns close to 30%) is being threatened by a powerful party. The KPN Foundation, an independent entity in the Netherlands that has the right to veto hostile takeovers, expressed concern …

Chevrolet seeks younger buyers for new Corvette

Updated looks and better performance will be the draw against Germany's best.<p>MARINA, Calif. — How good can life be?<p>Just remove the hardtop roof panel of a new Corvette Stingray, punch the accelerator to fully absorb the reassuring rumble of its V-8 and feel the wind in your hair. You may find the …

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This San Francisco storefront presents modern design from a roster of independent makers and locally-based talents.<p>Now that it's been decided that Munich–based firm Nimmrichter CDA won the grand prize of our Houses We Love competition, the time...<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us …

San Francisco

Interview: Max Schmidt

A quality, individually tailored suit is perhaps one of the few things to have escaped the tsunami of online shopping. Although, according to Max Schmidt and Tom Daguanno, the Detroit-based duo behind 1701 Bespoke, men will soon be able to experience genuine "one-on-one virtual tailoring," allowing …

Men's Fashion

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Overlooking views of a picturesque Austrian village, this modern home is built of wood entirely sourced from the homeowner’s...<p>Homeland to Gaudí, Miró, and Almodóvar—just to name a few of the country's creative pioneers—Spain hosts a lively mix of both...<p>Who doesn't love a good patio or back deck? …

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New FTC chief warns Google, Twitter, big data companies to respect consumer privacy

The new head of the US Federal Trade Commission, Edith Ramirez, says that her agency will take a more active role in policing companies that collect large amounts of data, and that the FTC will not be afraid to sue them for privacy and security violations. In a toughly-worded "big data" speech …

GoDaddy acquires Locu to help small businesses get 'listed and found' online

GoDaddy just acquired Locu, a startup that makes it easier for people to find local merchants online.<p>The companies did not disclose the final sum, but AllThingsD reports that GoDaddy acquired Locu for $70 million, citing unnamed sources familiar with the deal. All of Locu’s employees will join …

Samsung's Galaxy Gear smartwatch is real, and it's not a phone

Samsung is widely expected to reveal a smartwatch coined Galaxy Gear in the coming months, possibly as soon as Germany's IFA trade show in early September. A Bloomberg report last week ambiguously identified the Gear as being able to "make phone calls," but <i>The Verge</i> has learned today that the …