Bruno Costa

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The iPhone 7 will apparently have stereo speakers after all

The new all new iPhone 7 will feature stereo speakers after all, according to a series of tweets, later deleted, by Apple just before the unveiling …

Mobile Technology

How 'Pokemon Go' went from prank to phenomenon

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The origin of "Pokemon Go" is as peculiar as any of the Voltorbs or Snorlaxes that players track and capture in the surprise hit game.<p>Its hybrid DNA flows from a digital mapping pioneer's fascination with the world around him, Google's affinity for offbeat ideas, Nintendo's …

These New Converse Sneakers Are Totally Unrecognizable

Quick: What's the first thing that pops into your mind when you think of the Converse brand? Chances are, it's the perennially popular Chuck Taylor …

Shoes

Here's what Trump's health care plan would actually do

He argues that "Obamacare" has resulted "in runaway costs, websites that don't work, greater rationing of care, higher premiums, less competition and fewer choices."<p>None of these claims can be substantiated by research. In fact, a recent study by the Urban Institute showed that, even adjusted for …

IBM's Tough Transition Continues As Sales Shrink - Again

It isn’t easy turning around a giant, century old company.<p>IBM (ibm) on Monday said second quarter revenue declined 2.8% year-over-year to $20.2 …

Trump, Deferring To Putin, Deleted GOP Platform's Call To Supply Ukraine With Lethal Defensive Weapons

According to multiple accounts, the Trump campaign has successfully worked behind the scenes to make sure the new Republican platform would not pledge the lethal defensive weapons Ukraine has been pleading for from the United States. Trump’s forces have tabled a platform amendment that would call …

The HR Software Market Reinvents Itself

The $14-plus billion marketplace for HR software and platforms is reinventing itself. Fueled by mobile apps, analytics, video, and a focus on team-centric management, we are seeing a disruptive change in the HR software industry. This is a shift investors, buyers, and HR professionals should watch …

Human Resources

The One Thing That Will Drive Your Company to Success

<i>The Leadership Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

Great Books for Teachers and Parents

There are many great books for teachers and parents out there, with new education books coming out almost daily. These are just a few unique …

Do I Really Need a Business Plan?

<i>Practically Speaking</i> <i>is a weekly column that addresses your most pressing business dilemmas. The advice is the opinion of long-time business owner</i> …

The 4 Essential Steps From Startup Idea to Being Really in Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It can be frightening to realize that others will treat your bright idea as exactly what it is: just an idea. No one pays a dime for a great idea. Plenty of people are willing to put their money down for a tested and proven solution to …

Using an Algorithm to Figure Out What Luxury Customers Really Want

I met Metis’s mother in Los Angeles in the summer of 2014. We were introduced by a mutual friend. At that time, Metis, named for the Greek goddess of wisdom, was brand new. She is a curated, big data analytics aide-de-camp — not quite at the level of artificial intelligence, but close — and she …

What Every Intern Gets Wrong About Landing a Job

<i>The Leadership Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

Airbnb Agrees To Collect Hotel Taxes In Another Huge U.S. City

Airbnb has agreed to start remitting hotel taxes to the city of Los Angeles on behalf of its hosts in the area, the company said on Monday.<p>As part of …

On Fox News, Trump pre-empts Benghazi speeches

Donald Trump phoned into Fox News on Monday night, interrupting the network's coverage of the first night of the Republican National Convention.<p>While two survivors of the Benghazi attack were on stage recountingtheir ordeal to rapturous applause, Fox News viewers were watching Trump badmouthing …

If You’re Not Helping Employees Learn, You’re Not Doing Your Job

When Frederick Taylor published his pioneering principles of scientific management in 1912, the repetitive and mundane nature of most jobs required employees to think as little as possible. Breaking down each task into basic components and standardizing workers’ behaviors to eliminate choice and …

GM will use Lyft to launch its first self-driving car

General Motors' first fully autonomous car will be electric, available to just about anyone, and it could be here before you know it.<p>The company plans to bring its self-driving cars to the masses by launching its first driverless on the Lyft platform, Pam Fletcher, executive chief engineer of …

The 5 Questions Every Job Interview Is About And How You Should Answer Them

On average, job interviews last for 40 minutes. This means there is only a short window of opportunity for a candidate to make a good impression on an interviewer. However, it also means that there is equal if not greater pressure on the interviewer in this small amount of time, to gather all the …

Employment

Yahoo 'screws it up,' writes down $482 million of Tumblr

Marissa Mayer may be ending her tenure at Yahoo on a sour note.<p>Yahoo is writing down the value of its Tumblr acquisition by $482 million, citing lower projections for the social network's future performance, the company announced Monday.<p>This comes after Yahoo (YHOO) took a $230 million similar …

6 Questions to Ask Before Planning Your 2016 Product Roadmap

“However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results.”<p>—Winston Churchill, British prime minister<p>The best lens on the future …

When Old Technologies Create New Industries

People understandably get excited about new digital technologies, whether it’s the digital camera that is cheaper than developing rolls upon rolls of film, or the photo-sharing apps that – in turn — make your iPhone camera easier to use than your old digital camera.<p>New technology is so much fun …

Melania Trump: Donald Will "Never Let You Down"

Melania Trump offered a softer, more compassionate image of her husband in her speech to the Republican National Convention, a contrast not just to the rhetoric of the campaign, but an evening of dire warnings about the security of the United States.<p>"Donald intends to represent all the people, not …

Wall Street's weakest business could be poised for a turnaround

So far, JPMorgan, Citigroup, and Bank of America Merrill Lynch have reported second-quarter earnings, and they all beat expectations in fixed income, currencies, and commodities — or FICC — sales and trading.<p>At JPMorgan, FICC revenues came in at $3.96 billion for the quarter, up 35% from last year …

How to Write a Business Plan: The Complete Step-by-Step Guide

There are many reasons you should have a business plan for your business if you want to succeed. At the absolute basic level, the business plan is a …

Small Business

How to Build a 7-Figure Business and Impact Millions

Brought to you by Entrepreneur Network<p>"What are you going to do this week that's going to make you uncomfortable?"<p>That's what it's all about for Lewis Howes, author of the best-selling book <i>The School of Greatness</i>. He started out with a career in sports, but when that path was cut short by an …

Ten point checklist to follow How to be an entrepreneur

<b>How to be an entrepreneur-Are you a great enabler:</b><p>When people would like to start a startup, the major issue is how to be an entrepreneur. Every …