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Red Sift, a startup from ex-Shazam technical architect, wants to make your data work for you

Red Sift, a new London startup from two ex-Shazamers, is building an ambitious cloud-based and developer platform that wants to enable individuals and businesses to plug in various data sources and make that data actually work for them in a meaningful way.<p>This could be anything from unlocking the …

Here’s What A Perfect 30-Minute Workout Looks Like

When life gets insanely busy (y'know, as life does), even an hour-long workout can seem like a luxury that you just don't have the time for. But even …

20 Movies You Should See Before Awards Season

This is your movie cheat sheet for the rest of 2016.<p>After a summer of mediocre blockbusters and a lot of (unnecessary) sequels, awards season is finally upon us! Theaters will be flush with top-notch films and you'll be able to spend Friday nights watching something more worthwhile than <i>Suicide …

Movies

How to Build a Successful eCommerce Brand From Scratch

Do you know that 40% of worldwide internet users have bought products/goods online?People are increasingly looking to shop online. And even form the …

Marketing

6 reasons the US stock market is doomed

At the same time, companies including Starbucks, McDonald's, Ford, Burberry, and Gap are reporting disappointing sales. That means trouble in shopping paradise.<p>Target just reported a Q2 drop of 1.1% in same-store sales. It expects a "challenging environment in the back half of the year."<p>There are …

4 Influential Content Marketers to Follow Today

Who actually knows what they are talking about when it comes to content marketing? Here is a short list to get started.<p>Content marketing is everybody's favorite love/hate buzzword, but the trend is real. Brands are spending more money on content than ever before and customers want to have a …

How Data Is Fueling the Future of the Publishing Industry

PopSugar is using visual and interactive analytics to create viral and engaging content.<p>PopSugar and its digital shopping platform ShopStyle combines a unique blend of content and commerce. Together these brands are attracting over 100 million monthly visitors worldwide.<p>Channeling the phenomenal …

5 old school social media tactics that are no longer effective

There are few greater joys in a marketer’s life than experimenting with a new technique — and having it work like a charm.<p>You feel like a cross between a scientist, an artist, and a magician, am I right?<p>After doing a little celebrating, you officially add the tactic to your repertoire, update your …

Marketing

5 steps to standing out when you first meet a VC

I often ask entrepreneurs I’m meeting for the first time to imagine that our meeting just ended and it was a great success from their point of view. Then I ask, “What made this such a great meeting for you?”<p>It is a dependable way to guide a conversation to a meaningful outcome and lead …

Profit

10 Surprisingly Common Mistakes That Stop People From Reading Your Email | Inc.com

You may love email or hate it, but there's no getting around it. The ability to write a compelling email is a make-or-break skill, whether you're sending marketing blasts or e-newsletters to your customers, making a pitch to a potential investor, or trying to persuade a top candidate to work for …

Marketing

10 essential tools for your startup

You have the big ideas, you’ve got a talented team on board and your startup is on its way to making a notable impact.<p>No matter the type of startup—whether it’s building a buyable mobile app, creating the next best online lifestyle magazine, or constructing a consulting agency from scratch—you need …

Intel Corporation

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. New data suggests Google's Amazon nightmare could get even worse.</b> A lot of people are increasingly going straight to Amazon to search for products, bypassing Google's search ads, according to data from Morgan Stanley.<p><b>2. A new feature in Apple's latest iPhone update is causing big trouble for</b> …

The top brain-training apps to keep your mind sharp

As an app released this week claims to improve the memory of patients with schizophrenia, we've taken a look at the best apps for training your brain<p>IQs across the world are experiencing a steady decline, with our collective intelligence <b>dropping by one IQ point in the last decade</b>.<p>According to …

Apps

NASA spots nearest rocky super-Earth at just 21 light-years away

NASA's Spitzer telescope confirms a new neighbor in the form of a larger-than-Earth rocky planet outside our solar system.<p>The universe is getting just a little bit smaller now that scientists have confirmed the existence of the closest known rocky exoplanet to Earth. HD 219134b is located 21 …

Science