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Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk battle for NASA's space shuttle launchpad

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk are two of the most important people in the private spaceflight field, and now it looks like they'll be going head-to-head over some valuable real estate. According to CNBC, the heads of private space firms Blue Origin and SpaceX are set to …

Space Travel

Adidas Trademark Lawsuit Puts Derrick Rose On Defense

Derrick Rose may be a primary player in the trademark war between his own David and Goliath. The Chicago native may soon be asked to pick a side between his primary endorser and sporting-goods giant Adidas or a small Chicago-area Church. In early July, the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board will …

A tech arms race is pitting states against their citizens

A generation ago, autocrats could still hope to maintain control of information within their countries and to limit the ability of citizens to …

New press hits on 'third way' between traditional and self-publishing

A group of bestselling authors have come together to create what they are calling a new model in publishing, which steers a path between going it …

Gigaom | News Corp investors bless break-up plan: publishing assets to swim alone June 28

Advertisement<p>It’s official. The newspaper and publishing assets of News Corp must get by without the help of well-heeled entertainment and cable …

Brazil

Andrew Shaw with the final redirect wins it for the Blackhawks in 3 overtimes, 4-3. What. A. Game. Details: http://bit.ly/11XiSgi

Blackhawks take Game 1 in 3OT classic

CHICAGO – The Chicago Blackhawks boast star power and yet they are often fueled by players who aren't likely to ever grace the cover of the <i>Hockey News</i>.<p>The Blackhawks' impressive depth was even more valuable Wednesday when role player Andrew Shaw scored on a tip-in with 7:52 left in the third …

Ice Hockey

The Christian Filmmaker and Bringing Faith to the Big Screen

Journalism

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Why You Should Groom Successors at All Levels

Develop talent internally, and you'll have suitable candidates who can fill slots, whenever they open up. Start now.<p>A great advantage of a large corporation is supposed to be the large pool of talent in which its leaders can find and groom high achievers and successors. So I was amazed to find …

Succession Planning

Innovation America

AN EMERGING TECH CENTER: OKLAHOMA CITY Notable Home-Grown Startups Accele BioPharma (founded in 2011)— Biotechnology business accelerator located in …

Brazil

GadgetellSolutions Media

12Feb/18<p>The outdoor goods and apparel retailer has scrapped its legendary unlimited returns policy whereby customers were allowed to return …

Marketing

Business Model Canvas Explained

YouTube

The Look of Ethical Leadership

Call me idealistic, but I want more from Gen X and Gen Y when it comes to leadership. I want to see us go beyond the standard leadership stereotypes …

Why Is Facebook Blue? The Science Behind Colors In Marketing

Turns out, something as simple as tweaking the color of a button changes user behavior or endears people to your product. Buffer’s Leo Widrich explains the importance of color in website and brand design.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2013. Click here to see the</i> …

Gigaom | It’s not just Tumblr — most social networks don’t understand original content

Advertisement<p>The recent shuttering of Tumblr’s Storyboard highlighted the discrepancy between online communities and companies’ efforts to produce …

A Top LinkedIn Exec On Why Content Marketing Matters More Than Ever

Today the brand “voice” takes a front seat, while the hard sell takes a step back, and artfully communicating to your audience is critical in a feed-based advertising landscape that is here to stay.<p>In the past few years, there’s been a real transformation in the way people consume information and …

Microsoft's new world view: Play nice with Apple, Google

REDMOND, Wash. — Microsoft's army of product "evangelists" has long preached the benefits of a Windows-centric universe.<p>They still do. But something slightly blasphemous has started to take root at the world's largest software maker. The company's latest, coolest products actually work seamlessly …

Microsoft

Full Steam Ahead! - Ken Blanchard on Being Excited About Vision

Brazil

Apple to reportedly secure licensing agreements for iRadio next week

We’ve known for a little while that Apple is trying to launch a music streaming service of its own, reportedly called iRadio, that will rival the …

Music Industry