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How To Be Interesting In A Cover Letter

Offer something other than your desperate self on a platter–plus seven more tips from Indexed cartoonist Jessica Hagy.<p>Write one. Your resume checks off key words and gets your information in front of someone, but it’s not enough to get you an interview. Use the power of the cover letter for your …

Box CEO Aaron Levie Is Talking--And Says Box's Deal With GE Is A 'Tipping Point' For Cloud

After delaying its IPO due to a bloody tech market from its potential April listing, Box announced a major partnership with General Electric last week that many saw as a shot in the arm for the company, some good news in the phase of increasing uneasiness about the company’s public future.<p>While CEO …

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On The Road To An IPO, Wayfair Picks Up $157M

On the way to an initial public offering later this year, the home furnishing online retail juggernaut Wayfair has picked up $157 million in a new round of funding.<p>The online retailer is mum about who’s doing what with whom as far the plans for a public offering are concerned, but <i>The Wall Street</i> …

This week in big data: Clouds, collaboration and Cassandra

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / z0w<p>O’Reilly Media’s Strata conference kicked off on Tuesday, which means a lot of big data companies …

Graphene: the next big thing in mobile displays?

Display technology is moving at a very fast pace these days. Smartphone display resolutions are already surpassing that of most television sets, and manufacturers are working hard on flexible display technology, which doesn’t appear to be too far away. But display technology isn’t all about …

Nanotech

Komli Media Launches Remarketing Platform To Take On Google, Facebook

It’s been a roller-coaster ride for Komli Media so far, the Indian digital ad network that has raised around $97 million from investors including Peepul Capital, Norwest and Nexus Venture Partners.<p>Within few weeks of raising its biggest funding of $30 million in October last year, Komli’s CEO, …

Jawbone is sounding out for more cash even though it recently raised a ton

Privately-held Jawbone is trolling for additional funding as the company, known for its Up series of health-tracking bracelets, aims to expand its business.<p>Sources tell Quartz that the San Francisco-based company could be aiming to raise several million dollars in fresh funding. That would be on …

Venture Capital

Bonds are suddenly the hot investment

As the investing world headed into January, it was almost universally accepted that 2014 would be a bad year to own bonds and bond funds.<p>As the …

25 Greatest Global Living Indians honoured

To mark the completion of NDTV's 25 years, Living Legends from the fields of business, sports, social work, entertainment, art and literature were …

What The Heck Will Google Do With These Scary Military Robots?

Let’s see, we have a company that already knows everything about us, has possibly the world’s largest computer network, has recently built one of the biggest artificial-intelligence teams in the world–a company so powerful that it feels the need to soften its dominance with the informal motto, …

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The Other IPO Roadshow: Design Your Initial Product Offering To Attract Fortune 500 Enterprises

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Deepak Jeevan Kumar is a Principal at General Catalyst Partners, a Venture Capital firm with offices in Palo Alto, Boston and New York. He focuses on funding and launching big data, cloud computing and cybersecurity startups. Follow him on Twitter @DJKHacker.</i><p>Getting to a successful …

The Mathematical Shape of Big Science Data

Simon DeDeo, a research fellow in applied mathematics and complex systems at the Santa Fe Institute, had a problem. He was collaborating on a new …

The Best New Restaurants in America, 2013

<i>Published in the November 2013 issue</i><p><b>There is just too much.</b> There are just too many exciting phenomena happening in the world of American dining right now. Fabulous Peruvian food, a German wurst palace, lots of shrimp and grits, the continued onslaught of Italian. Cronuts. To try to ascribe a …

Food & Dining

The Best Fried Chicken Recipes from Around the World

From Vietnam to India to Italy to Mexico—and beyond—we've got tons of recipes for fried chicken, and the appropriate side dishes<p>From Tennessee and Italy to India and Korea, we've got all the best recipes for fried chicken—and their attendant sides, of course—from nearly every corner of the globe. …

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The Best Coffee Roasters in the U.S. Right Now

Over the past few decades, the way America thinks about coffee has changed dramatically. Just as the rest of the food and beverage world has seen a …

Ronald Coase, Nobelist Who Studied Corporations, Dies at 102

Ronald Coase, the British-born University of Chicago economist whose Nobel Prize-winning work on the role of corporations stemmed from visits in the …

Where Cloud Computing Jobs Are Today

Gaining insights into cloud computing hiring trends is invaluable to understanding the competitive landscape and direction of new application and platform development.<p>It’s also invaluable for any company looking to recruit cloud computing professionals. For qualified job seekers, staying on top of …

America’s Top 10 Lakes to Visit This Fall (Photos)

Lake trips offer the perfect mix of relaxation and water action, plus the chance for some moonlit skinny-dipping.

What Google And Uber Have In Store For The Future

Last week, I published a piece of speculative fiction about how I saw Google and Uber evolving as companies and taking advantage of new technology 10 years from now. That “Dispatch From The Future” got quite a lot of attention, in part because more than a few people got very excited about the …

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6 bars for cult-level craft cocktails in Chicago

While the craft cocktail revival may not have begun in Chicago, the Windy City is perfecting it. Bold words, but for a city already known for being …

A Closer Look At Elon Musk's Much-Hyped Hyperloop

You can thank brainy billionaire Elon Musk's Hyperloop proposal for bringing electro-magnetic-powered transportation and the linear induction motor back into the public consciousness.<p>The Hyperloop is a system for really-really rapid transit. If built, Musk claims it can carry people about 800 miles …

The 5 Best Road Trips On The West Coast

While temperatures reach new heights inland, 'tis the season to explore the coast, and one thing we love about the West Coast during summer: it's balmy and breezy from Mexico to Alaska.<p>Whether you have a week off or a handful of free weekends on the horizon, we've assembled a hit list of West Coast …

The 25 Best Tech Companies To Work For In 2013

With help from Glassdoor.com, we've put together a list of the 25 tech companies whose own employees rate them most highly.<p>The reviewers account for culture, lifestyle, and what you can learn while working there.<p>All the reviews and ratings taken into account are from the past 12 months, and only …

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