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Every Hidden Wonder of the World You Need to Visit, Mapped

When it comes to exploring the unexplored, things can get somewhat difficult. After all, much of the world has been trekked by somebody or other, and …

16 of the coolest apps and gadgets you should use the next time you travel

Thanks to technology, gone are the days of overpaying for flights, struggling to book a place to stay when you travel, or suffering through terrible meals at subpar restaurants.<p>But with so many available apps and gadgets to help you out, which ones are really going to save you time and money or …

Apps

Why IBM Is One Of The Most Innovative Companies Of 2017

In 2016, an estimated 400 million people interacted with IBM’s Watson: The artificial intelligence platform now processes data to assist in everything from oncology treatments to NBA draft picks. In the past year, dozens of companies, including GM, Japan Airlines, Hilton, and Pfizer, have launched …

Artificial Intelligence

Wall Street thinks Salesforce could fix one big flaw in its business by following Oracle

But there seems to be one glaring weakness in Salesforce's business that could potentially hurt its long-term growth: slow overseas sales.<p>According to market research firm Trefis, Salesforce's business is too concentrated in the Americas region and that could serve as "the one chink in the …

Wall Street

PIF Is Tinder For Networking Entrepreneurs

Launched at TechCrunch Disrupt SF, PIF (Pay It Forward) is an app that is taking a literal approach to social networking.<p>Essentially a Tinder for networking, the app is designed to introduce people from within a specific industry (starting with the start-up community) who may not have otherwise had …

Startups

16 successful entrepreneurs who made millions 'online'

Here is an infographic of 16 tech entrepreneurs who made millions of dollars doing what they are most passionate about

50 incredible bars you should drink at in your lifetime

From the world's oldest bar to one housed inside of a massive tree in South Africa, we've found 50 unforgettable bars worth traveling the globe for.<p>Here's your boozy bucket list.

Northern Lights

Digital Tools to Make Your Next Meeting More Productive

This spring, I wrote about how the right digital tools can help you work more efficiently before, during, and after a meeting. Let’s look more closely at how to use the tools <i>during</i> your meeting to better lead the conversation.<p>For an example, I’ll use the Second Continental Congress, one of the …

Productivity

IBM and allies find a way to make chips even tinier and faster

A prototype chip has quadruple the circuitry and double the performance of today's cutting-edge chips. This kind of work keeping Moore's Law ticking hastens the day your smartwatch has a lot more brains.<p>Chip designs two generations more advanced than today's cutting-edge designs are now closer to …

Engineering

Your App Is About To Get Smarter: IBM Opens Watson To Developers

Today, IBM made good on its promise from nearly a year ago to open up its famous Watson AI platform in the form of a set of APIs. Eight of them, to …

Apps

Facebook, Box and Pinterest want to mentor young women in tech

You won't see as many women as there are men when you walk down the halls of tech company HQs -- not even eBay's, which has one of the most diverse workplaces in the industry. In an effort to change that and promote gender diversity, Facebook, Box and Pinterest have launched a mentorship program …

13 Apps That'll Teach You Something New Every Day

Superfood for your noggin.<p>The buzz around "brain-training" apps like Elevate, Lumosity, Peak, and others recently came into question after a 2014 study by the Stanford Center on Longevity doubted the effectiveness of brain games to improve your cognitive abilities.<p>The study concluded that …

Apps