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15-Minute Yoga Routine to Unlock Tight Hips

Photo: Abi Carver.<p><b>Tight hips are incredibly common for surfers and getting loose is essential if you want to be the best surfer you can be, injury</b> …

This Is the Last Yoga Mat You'll Ever Buy

Manduka PROlite Mat<p>Yoga brings us to our happy place. But nothing robs us of our bliss like our knees grinding into the mat (is it foam or …

Why mindfulness has become a trend and how you can do it

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5 Best Meditation Apps to Find Your Inner Calmness | Inc.com

The glowing trend of achieving mindfulness through technology and mobile apps couldn't have come at a better time. With National Relaxation Day coming this weekend (Saturday, Aug. 15), it's worth taking a moment to find your inner peace.<p>Over the past few years, a stream of research suggests that …

Google and the Myth of Free Time

In my travels, I’m frequently asked to share my thoughts about Google’s stated practice of encouraging individuals to spend 20 percent of their time pursuing innovative projects of their own inspiration.<p>It’s not hard to understand where the question comes from. Many people are told routinely that …

Fortune.com

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Ford Is Now Using Carbon3D's CLIP 3D Printers With Astonishing Results While Researching New Materials

The Silicon Valley startup, Carbon3D, has been in the headlines a lot lately. Following their launch out of stealth mode earlier in the year with …

Here's the saddest thing anybody's ever said about virtual reality

He told me he'd made some investments in virtual reality, but none in augmented reality. "I don't believe in augmented reality," he told me.<p>A quick catch-up on those terms: Virtual reality puts you entirely in a computer-generated world. You're cut off from reality inside a bulky headset. The main …

Why Mobile Apps are Mission Critical for Business

John McGill, Lextech VP of Business Development, recently sat down with CDW, the multinational IT solutions company, to talk about why mobile apps …

New Moven App Encourages Savings, Eliminates Product Silos

Moven's new mobile banking app encourages savings and provides emergency funds with real-time contextual insight.

Two Ways Retailers Are Overcoming Barriers To Analytics Adoption

Today’s shoppers use dozens of channels and devices to communicate, browse and buy,creating a data trail from every source. But, if organizations have no way to aggregate and analyze this huge influx of data from these savvy connected customers, they’ll never uncover key behavioral insights to more …

Big Data

In the age of disruptive innovation, adaptability is what matters most

We live in a period of staggering technological change. While society is being transformed by disruptive innovation during this transition, it will be your own individual adaptability that will determine if you are a winner or a loser.<p>Every 24 hours, there are approximately 4 million smartphones …

The State Of Manufacturing Technology, 2015

40% of manufacturers interviewed draw a direct correlation between cloud technologies and their ability to innovate during the next five years.<p>66% of manufacturers say that cloud technologies have already improved insights into its business.<p>93% of manufacturers are using consumer tablets in their …

Manufacturing

Five Core Competencies for the Healthcare Internet of Things

May 11, 2015 - The Internet of Things seems made for healthcare. Millions of smart sensors and devices connected through the internet to provide …

LVMH’s Groupe Arnault, Accel, More Pour $40M Into Fashion Shopping Aggregator Lyst

On the heels of Farfetch raising $86 million last month, another fashion commerce startup out of London has picked up a significant round of funding. Lyst, a site that lets people shop across 11,500 different online stores using a single check-out, has picked up $40 million in a Series C round of …

Paribus Can Save You Money When Online Prices Drop

A new startup called Paribus, launching today at TechCrunch Disrupt NY, wants to help online shoppers get money back when prices drop. Today’s consumers know that prices change more often on e-commerce sites than they do in brick-and-mortar stores. Amazon alone makes roughly 80 million price …

Things Innovative Entrepreneurs Do That You Don't

Creatives have been categorized by many as bonkers, chaotic, disruptive and troublemakers — yours truly included. But isn’t that what it takes to embrace a mindset that leads to success? If thinking in innovative ways was a mindset embraced by the masses, then wouldn’t everyone be able to achieve …

Innovation Is Too Important To Be Left To Insiders

One of the things that make entrepreneurs more interesting to the general public than traditional corporate types is the belief that they are all about innovation. And, since innovation is usually seen as closely akin to invention, with all the excitement that brings, this is naturally more …

Innovation

Coding Culture: How To Build Better Products by Building Stronger Teams

Software developers spend a tremendous amount of time and energy focused on how to build the best possible products. We obsess over what web …

Google Analytics: Creating a Custom Dashboard, for Ecommerce

In “10 Essential Google Analytics Dashboards for Ecommerce,” I reviewed 10 existing, custom dashboards that can help ecommerce merchants. In this …

The Anatomy of the Perfect Ecommerce Checkout

As an online retailer, your revenue depends on how effectively your shopping cart converts shoppers into buyers. Unfortunately, most retailers are …

eCommerce

Pinterest makes a push into ecommerce with “Buy” button

Possibly an attempt to generate affiliate revenue through user pinned content, Pinterest is planning on launching a “Buy” button on the site that …

eCommerce

'New Era': Mobile Commerce Growth Poised to Eclipse Online Commerce in Canada

Mobile commerce is growing at more than double the rate of overall e-commerce in Canada, giving Canadian retailers more reason than ever before to …

E-Commerce | Online Retailing | Top 500 | Online Sales

Among Top 1000 e-retailers, every merchandise category saw gains. But the Housewares/Home Furnishings group once again outshined them all.<p>Events<p>More …

Retail

Asia is dominating the mCommerce market, puts US and Europe to shame

The largest piece of pie for global mCommerce revenue comes from Asia, says Tim Merel, founder of research firm Digi-Capital. According to him, as …

Boxed, a bulk shopping app, raises $25 million

Boxed, a mobile application for wholesale shopping, has raised $25 million in a Series B round of funding. GGV Capital and Digital Sky Technologies …

On the way to $220M in funding, Instacart quietly changed its business model

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Credit: Denver Post Photo by Cyrus McCrimmon/Getty Images<p>In its early days, grocery store delivery startup Instacart made its …

30 Under 30 Reinventing Manufacturing In A Greener, Tech-Savvier World

The classic picture of the manufacturing industry is that of conveyor belt upon conveyor belt of identical, mass produced products on the inside and large chimneys belching smoke into the atmosphere on the outside.<p>But this year’s list of 30 Under 30 in Manufacturing shows that the present – and …