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15 Free And Really Useful Online Courses For Entrepreneurs

Elise Moreau<p>Read full profile<p>Whether you’re just starting out with your new business idea or you’re a seasoned entrepreneurial professional, learning …

University of Pennsylvania

This is how Fitbit employees monitor each other’s health

At Fitbit, there’s no such thing as a mid-week slump. By the time Wednesday rolls around, all employees know the drill: Show up at the office in sweats and yoga pants, and get ready to work out at a moment’s notice for Work Out Wednesday, or WOW for short. <b></b><p>Work Out Wednesday, a weekly occurrence …

Agile Estimation in Practice - DZone Agile

The longer I spend working as an agile coach, the more I find myself in disagreement with Hamlet. <i>To estimate, or not to estimate?</i> That is the …

FiLIP 2, A Smartwatch For Kids, Arrives Today At AT&T For $100

Will Santa stuff children’s stockings with smartwatches this holiday season? That’s the hope for Filip Technologies which is today launching its FiLIP 2 smartwatch for kids at AT&T stores and online at ATT.com for the discounted launch price of $99.99. The watch, which is essentially a small …

Gmail 5.0 is rolling out to Google Play, grab the APK now!

<i>Update:</i> <i>While we reported on Gmail 5.0 rolling out to Google Play over the weekend, and even included an APK for download, it turns out we were a little premature. The app had not in fact hit Google Play for anyone, and the APK was simply a very far along (essentially finished) copy. We don’t have</i> …

4 Steps to Starting a Web Business Without Knowing Coding

<i>Eddy Lee, Ph.D, is a venture capitalist investing in Silicon Valley and Singapore. He is also a Consulting Assistant Professor at Stanford University.</i><p>So you have a great idea for a new mobile app or Web service—but you don’t know anything about coding or developing. You might have started searching …

Get Your Business Featured on Patch!

Submit your business profile today.<p>Are you a Libertyville-area business owner or manager? Get a free business profile on Patch just by completing the …

Fact or Fiction on All the Biggest MLB Offseason Rumors

With the ability to follow beat writers and insider sources on Twitter, rumors have been swirling at faster rates than ever before. But that doesn’t necessarily mean the rumors are more real.<p>For instance, Jhonny Peralta seemed on his way to either New York team, per <i>The Star-Ledger</i>’s Andy …

Eat Like a Caveman? The Trouble With Paleo Living

What is it about nostalgia that so effectively scrambles our evaluative faculties? You hardly need to consult Proust to experience this innately …

Went to Whole Foods (heaven on earth) after crossfit & made my own salad! I call it "The Superwoman Salad" 👏👩 Romaine lettuce, baby spinach, spring mix, cabbage, broccoli, tomatoes, onions, cilantro, green bell peppers, zucchini, cucumber, dried cranberries, pineapples, orange slices, mangoes, watermelons, sunflower seeds, chicken & tuna. No dressing! Just ground black pepper 💪 #eatclean #healthyliving #paleodiet

Point This Magical Scanner At Your Food And It Will Count The Calories

By Ariel Schwartz3 minute Read<p>Today there are wearable trackers available for just about every move you make and step you take. Almost. If there’s a …

Google Glass

Android 4.4 KitKat Continues To Reduce Fragmentation Of The Platform Thanks To Google Play

With the release of Android 4.4 (codename KitKat, in an interesting marketing move with Nestle), Google has taken more control of the software stack of the mobile operating system, leaving less control in the hands of the networks and addressing the issue of fragmentation in Android.<p>This is not a …

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Coast Guard visits mysterious 'Google barge'

Agency mum on trip and San Francisco vessel's purpose, citing "commercial confidentiality."<p>SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard on Wednesday visited the mysterious "Google barge" floating in San Francisco Bay, but the agency would not reveal anything about the tech giant's hush-hush vessel.<p>Google has …