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Analyze and Monitor your Zuora data in Power BI | Microsoft Power BI Blog | Microsoft Power BI

Zuora is the world’s largest provider of Relationship Business Management (RBM) services, empowering businesses to build subscription models that …

Awesome Blogs Every UX Designer Should Follow in 2015

Still looking for that perfect New Year's resolution? Well, deciding to read more is a great one to get your 2015 up to a great start.<p>In the fast paced world of technology it's crucial to stay up to date with the latest information. Great web design blogs will provide you with cutting-edge industry …

Who Needs UX Strategy?

By Paul BryanPublished: August 10, 2015“UX strategy is a counterbalance to efficiency-driven, product-centric methodologies like agile, Lean Startup, …

One of Silicon Valley's top angel investors explains the 4 things he looks for in an entrepreneur

He's invested in well over 100 startups, including several "unicorns" that went on to become huge companies like Twitter and Uber. He is also the founding CEO of AngelList, a resource for entrepreneurs and angels to find each other and make deals.<p>He recently spoke with "The 4-Hour Workweek" author …

Professors push back against laptops in the lecture hall

When university courses resume this September, Canadian students may find themselves learning the meaning of two new letters: HB.<p>The standard pencil, for many years alien to digitized lecture halls, is coming back into fashion on campus as a growing number of professors across North America ban …

How the Internet of Things is Fundamentally Changing the Supply Chain

Forbes contributor Chris Wilder recently wrote, “The digital economy is changing the game for supply chain customers. Value chains are shifting …

8 Invaluable Online Classes for Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You have to continually expand your knowledge to succeed as an entrepreneur. Thankfully, educational institutions and technology are making continuing your education more convenient through online course. While there are thousands of …

The Top UX Predictions for 2015

<b>As we mentioned last week when we gave you the top UX trends of 2014, it's been a big year for experience design.</b> 2015 shows all signs of being an …

How To Be A Great Founder : Reid Hoffman’s Tips To Entrepreneurs

Linkedin founder, Reid Hoffman shares a few amazing tips to startup founders.<p>Talking about how to be a great founder, Hoffman says that a <b>founding</b> …

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3 Steps to Sourcing Products Using Alibaba

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Alibaba is like the Holy Grail for outsourced manufacturing. Since Alibaba's suppliers are based around the world, entrepreneurs can find a source for virtually anything that they need to produce. The options on Alibaba seem endless, from …

A Counterintuitive System for Startup Compensation

When Molly Graham joined Facebook, the company already had 400 employees, but there was no official performance or compensation system in place. …

Want Another Tool To Help Your Startup Get Off The Ground? Here's One, And It's Free

It’s a common little dance done between entrepreneurs and the investors they’re trying to win over: “This is a $20 billion market—I’m confident we can grab at least one percent of it.” Investors smile and nod, knowing full well that the entrepreneur is making an educated guess and ponder – even if …

Will Atlanta Become A Hotbed For Startups?

Atlanta’s ecosystem for early stage startups has exponentially improved in recent years. I myself came to Atlanta nearly 15 years ago looking for greener pastures when engineering talent in Silicon Valley was slim and I was fed up with inflated salaries and sky-high real estate costs.<p>Within two …

From Lean Back to Lean Forward: The Gamification of Television

Evolution is defined as a process of gradual, progressive change or development. While the consequences of evolution are all around us, many don't link evolution to entertainment. But, not to do so would be a mistake. Television, while not even a century old, has a well laid-out and …

Yahoo prodigy Nick D'Aloisio opts to go to university

<b>The British teenager who sold his app for millions of pounds to Yahoo has decided to go to university in the UK rather than work full-time for the tech firm in California.</b><p>Nick D'Aloisio said he would, however, still continue to work on its news app.<p>The 18-year-old had previously managed to combine …

M-Learning: Your Secret Weapon For Keeping Your Sales Team Sharp

How do you train your employees on the latest techniques and procedures when they’re far away from home? If you’re like NASA, you might consider taking advantage of mobile learning.<p>NASA is using PowerPoint presentations on iPads to walk astronauts, engineers, and scientists through basic …

adidas Hires Three Nike Footwear Designers, Plans to Open Design Studio in Brooklyn

Earlier today, adidas confirmed they hired longtime Nike footwear designers Denis Dekovic, Marc Dolce (whom we recently interviewed) and Mark Miner. …

A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links

Mobile learning is in the air, almost everyone realizes the potential, and some companies are now taking tentative first steps. While I haven’t …

25 Tips For Teaching With Apps

<b>25 Tips For Teaching With Apps</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>We’ve done tips in the past for <b>teaching with tablets</b>. This one is similar, so there is some overlap, but …

Mobile Application Design Curriculum: Creating An Information Architecture System Design For Mobile Applications(Lesson 4)

Introduction:<p>In this lesson you will organize your collected marketing, content and technology based decisions regarding your mobile application. You …

Customizable Countdown Apps : Dreamdays mobile app

The Dreamdays mobile app allows you to count down to the days and events that matter the most in your life. Counting down to big events like …

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LaunchRock Aims To Cover All Your Launching Needs With App Deals, Video Production, And More

LaunchRock is a startup that helps other companies launch — it’s best-known for landing pages where beta users can sign up. Now, co-founder and CEO Jameson Detweiler said he’s “doubling down” on helping companies launch.<p>That might seem like an obvious step given the startup’s name, but Detweiler …

Mobile UI Design Patterns. Free E

A Deeper Look At the Hottest Apps Today<p>don't reinvent the wheel while you can look up design solutions proven by the best<br>• carefully picked 46 mobile …

Three Ways To Protect Yourself From Hackers

Another day, another data breach. At least that’s what it feels like after the data firm Hold Security made public its discovery that a gang of Russian hackers has made off with a cache of 1.2 billion user name/password combinations and more than 500 million email addresses. As reported by the New …

The Internet of Things Is the Hackers’ New Playground

A new study finds new Internet connected gadgets tend to lack the most basic security.<p>Excited about the promise of the shiny new Internet of Things? Good. Because hackers are too. Or at least they should be, according to a study by computing giant Hewlett-Packard.<p>The company’s Fortify application …