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10 Steps To Creating A Mobile-Optimized Content Marketing Strategy

With the release of Google’s recent Hummingbird algorithm update, mobile sites and strategies are in the spotlight. For businesses, having a site that renders across a wide variety of mobile devices is critical for doing business. A smart mobile strategy extends beyond design to content development …

How India Launched Its Mars Mission At Cut-Rate Costs

India’s space agency ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation) spent a mere $75 million to launch a small spacecraft bound for Mars, 140 million miles away. Mangalyaan, Mars craft in Hindi, which took off earlier this week will be India’s first interplanetary mission and, if all goes well, will …

Meet A Young Redditor Who Could Teach Some Teachers A Lesson

If you have spent time on Reddit, you know how much variety the front page can offer. From absurd humor and cute overload all the way to scientific enquiry to the gravest news of the day (all links taken from 11 a.m. ET Sunday). Every now and then, being especially cool is front page news too.<p>Those …

Great News For Guys: No More Invasive Prostate Exams!

Good news for all the over-40 men out there: we don’t need routine screening for prostate cancer. More to the point, we don’t need to subject ourselves to the dreaded “digital rectal exam” that has been a standard procedure for decades. (Sorry for the ick factor, but that’s what it’s called, and …

What Twitter Can Teach Us About Product Development

When Twitter was born, the 140 character limit looked like a capricious attempt at concision. In a world where blogs were dominant, Twitter looked like a toy and it was unclear what its prospects would be but as the mobile world grew, so did Twitter. And along with it, a number of valuable lessons …

Four Ways To Get People's Attention Online

Fact: Our attention spans are plummeting. At the beginning of this century, we managed to concentrate for 12 seconds. Now, we’re down to eight seconds. This splintering is clearest online with its barrage of apps, buttons, and updates. Almost 20% of page views on a Web site last less than four …

7 Tiny Companies That Blew Up

Every new small business dreams of success, riches and relevance. Sad, though, that only a special few find real traction and realize those ambitions.<p>The business world is fraught with inspiring success stories: Apple’s humble beginnings in the garage of Steve Jobs’ parents’ home, Facebook’s …

100 Best Websites For Entrepreneurs

We’ve searched high and low to bring you the first annual list of FORBES 100 Best Websites For Entrepreneurs. Whether you’re seeking advice on raising capital, scaling your business or looking for general industry insight, these sites are worth reading.<p>The picks here are arranged in no specific …

Smithsonian Now Allows Anyone To 3D Print (Some) Historic Artifacts

The Smithsonian Institution may have hit on one of the best uses of 3D printing to date. Starting Wednesday, the world’s largest network of museums introduced Smithsonian X 3D, a new effort and web portal to create 3D renderings of its vast and fascinating collections of more than 137 million …

How Small Businesses Can Be Cyber-Safe Without Spending A Lot of Money

I am often asked how small businesses can secure themselves from cyberthreats without having to spend a lot of money. While every business has its unique requirements, here are 10 general, low-cost strategies that can provide a lot of bang for the buck.<p>1. Educate all employees on the importance of …