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Articles about 7 affordable home transformations on Dwell.com - Dwell

In Eugene, Oregon, designer Ben Waechter turned a residential home into a tea house and sampling room by borrowing ideas from...<p>It's a dream for many to own a beach home, but an unrealistic one because of coastal homes prices.<p>Nowadays, innovators in the world of prefab and kit home design have …

8 Ways to Keep Your Employees Happy

A recent survey found that 70% of people are more likely to look for a new job after vacation. Realistically speaking, with the holidays and the …

Are You Sure You Want To Be An Entrepreneur?

Entrepreneurship isn’t as glamorous as you might think– many entrepreneurs report working sixteen-hour days.<p>Are people choosing entrepreneurship for all the wrong reasons? I’d say so. The recent attention given to famous entrepreneurs and the economic development successes of a few cities in the …

Palantir Seeks $9 Billion Valuation In New Round As CEO Alex Karp Nears Billionaire Mark

With Twitter going public last month, investors may be looking for the next Silicon Valley company to assume the mantle of the region’s next hot tech firm.<p>On funding alone, Palantir Technologies is making a strong case for that title.<p>In a new round of funding, the Palo Alto, Calif.-based data …

Microsoft closes studio in Victoria, Canada (update)

Microsoft's game design studio in Victoria, Canada, has closed down, according to the Times Colonist.<p>In a statement that Microsoft sent to the Times Colonist, the company said the studio closure was part of a plan to consolidate its resources.<p>"This was not an easy decision, but one guided by our …

BigML says its machine learning tech makes data science easy

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. — When data scientists talk about their work, it isn’t always easy to understand. At the same time, many big data startups are trying to make the technology seem simple.<p>For BigML, machine learning — a common element of data science — can be a basic two-step process: making …

Instagram is the 'best platform for brands' in 2013, beating out Facebook, Twitter, and Google+

Instagram is the best platform for brands, according to a new study that reviewed all brands on social with over 25 fans on each of four major social platforms: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.<p>“With increases in fan/follower engagement nearly three times that of other networks studied, …