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Yahoo Acquires Mobile Ad Tech Startup, Promises New Ad Products

After acquiring 16 companies focused on consumer-facing mobile products, Yahoo has made its first investment in mobile ad technology since Marissa …

How Brands Can Market More Effectively To Women–And Why They Should

Pay attention to the next commercial you hear–odds are a man is doing the voiceover. Here’s why that’s a huge missed opportunity for anyone doing the selling.<p>Tampons. Diapers. Fruit juice.<p>Odds are if you’ve seen a commercial for one of these products, you’ve heard a woman’s voice on it. Still, most …

Cheryl Rosner's Stayful launches to connect travelers with boutique hotels

Back in April, we broke the story about Stayful, a new hotel booking marketplace website for boutique hotels. The stealth-mode company, led by former …

The Journey to Mastery

<b>Click here to read an original op-ed from the TED speaker who inspired this post and watch the TEDTalk below.</b><p>I'm reminded of a quote by Annie Dillard:<p>"How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives. What we do with this hour, and that one, is what we are doing."<p>This line has always …

Jim Collins: How to Achieve Big, Hairy, Audacious Goals | Inc.com

Jim Collins says that in 1994 when he and his co-author, Jerry Porras, were writing the seminal book Built to Last, they debated what to call ambitious long-term goals that galvanize successful companies. Porras favored something businesslike and decorous, like “corporate mission.” Collins held out …

Slap, scratch, curse — why do mosquitoes love me (and not you)?

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Credit: dr relling<p>You’ve been there. At the beach. At a picnic. Playing volleyball. And the mosquitoes can’t get enough of you …

Striking back

DELL'S shareholders vote on Michael Dell's buy-out offer, Trans-Pacific trade talks begin, India shuts down its telegram service and Malala Yousafzai …

Why butter is good for you

Despite its best efforts, the margarine lobby has failed to convince us that its synthetic concoctions taste anywhere near as good as butter. People …

Sinkholes: When the Earth Opens Up

The ground beneath our feet, our cars, our buildings, appears to be incredibly solid. But, rarely, that solid ground can simply open up without warning, dropping whatever was above into an unpredictably deep.hole. Sinkholes can be anywhere from a few feet wide and deep, to two thousand feet in …

Apple iOS 7 Gets Jailbroken

Apple iOS 7 is currently available as a beta for developers, Apple will release the final version of iOS 7 in the fall. We are expecting Apple iOS to …

LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner On The Value Of Under-Scheduling

Strategic thinking doesn’t find itself. It needs time–about 30 to 90 minutes–and space. LinkedIn’s Jeff Weiner shows us why.<p>Jeff Weiner is a busy dude.<p>As the CEO of LinkedIn, he has a constant pull of to-dos, and as leaders often do, he has days of meeting after meeting after meeting. Realizing he …