Kathrin Schmieder

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Pokémon Go Isn't Just a Game; It's a Commerce and Payments Machine

Pokémon GO has become such a viral marketing phenomenon that it’s been overlooked as a lucrative business. After all, it took less than a day for …

Pokémon

EIT Digital Welcomes EIF and EU40 MEPs to Its Silicon Valley Hub

M. Turpeinen, EIT Digital, and L. van Nistelrooij, MEP<p>The Silicon Valley tour as a whole has been instructive in developing our thinking on how to …

Do You Listen to Music While Working? Here's What It Does to Your Brain (and It's Pretty Awesome)

Music has enriched people's personal lives pretty much since the beginning of time, but scientists today have uncovered how best to make music enrich your professional life, too.<p>When the office is almost too much to stomach, music can deliver much-needed relief on the job. Before you press "play", …

The Brain

The 13 cities with the best work-life balance in the world

Using data from Swiss banking group UBS, the site compiled information on the biggest, most important cities globally, taking into account how many hours per week and per year people work as well as how many days holiday they take, before creating the ranking.<p>All 13 cities are in Europe, although …

European Travel

It’s time to remove “serial entrepreneur” from our vocabulary

Shan Sinha Contributor<p>Shan Sinha is CEO and co-founder of Highfive.<p>In today’s tech-driven business world, the title “serial entrepreneur” is a coveted badge of honor. A quick look at Google, for example, yields no less than 830,000 mentions — with “how to become a serial entrepreneur” topping the …

Entrepreneurship

Gamifying healthcare to reduce costs Sempre Health launches from the Alchemist Accelerator

Sempre Health, one of the companies launching in the latest batch of the Alchemist Accelerator, is looking to lower the cost for prescription medication by rewarding healthy lifestyles.<p>It’s a plan to gamify healthcare or incent good behavior in a way that the company’s founders liken to the “good …

Digital Health

Android apps can now react to your environment

What if the apps on your phone knew where you were, what you were doing, what’s nearby, and even what the weather was like outside, and then combined this information to react intelligently to your current situation? Would that be creepy or amazing? We will soon find out, it seems. At this week’s …

Apps

How to Survive Your First Year of Entrepreneurship

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most entrepreneurs bail in the first year.<p>Why? To be honest, it is hard. It’s not all glamor and glitz. You don’t rocket to stardom in a few short months, drive a McLaren, date Hollywood celebs and take baths in hundred-dollar bills.<p>In …

Entrepreneurship

Markenaufbau über Influencer – Interview mit Kapten & Son

Influencer Marketing steht gerade bei jungen Marken und auch Start-Ups hoch im Kurs. Während die „Dickschiffe der deutschen Industrie“ das Thema erst …

Süße Low-Carb-Walnuss-Schneebälle

• Leg unsere Telefonnummer <br>als Kontakt in deinem Smartphone an.<br>• Schicke an diesen Kontakt per WhatsApp eine<br>Nachricht mit <b>„Start“</b> – und los geht‘s!<p>Klicke …

6 Fragen, die die E-Commerce-Branche 2016 beschäftigen

Der Online-Handel hat technisch und in der Verbreitung einen hohen Reifegrad erlangt. Dennoch sind längst nicht alle Ziele erreicht, Visionen und …

Bots may be cool, but DigitalGenius thinks it found a better way

Bots seem to be all the rage this week, thanks to the release of Facebook’s Messenger Bot program at F8, but not everyone sees bots as the way to keep up with the customer service glut. DigitalGenius, a former TechCrunch Disrupt Battlefield finalist, thinks there’s a better way using artificial …

Chatbots

This Beautiful Mirror Is Really An Incredibly Accurate Scale

Understated industrial design meets high tech body scanning. God bless venture capital.<p>Farhad Farahbakhshian’s broad shoulders barely fit inside the chat window.<p>He’s running me through a product demo for his new body-scanning scale on Skype. And to leave nothing to the imagination, he pulls out his …

San Francisco

Führungsfehler #4: Du kommunizierst die Ziele nicht an die Außenwelt!

O.K., nun weißt Du also, wo die Reise in den nächsten Wochen und Monaten für Dich hingehen soll. Allerdings ist es nun auch wichtig, ein wenig …

How to Combine Twitter Lists with Flipboard

<b>If you are following more than 250 people on Twitter for a professional purpose, merging Twitter lists with Flipboard isn’t a tip, it’s a …

41 Of The Most Suspenseful Books You'll Ever Read

*GASP*<p><i>Note: Entries have been edited for clarity and length.</i>

Books

5 Ways To Flood Your Blog With Traffic Using Pinterest

Do you ever feel like you’re missing out?<p>You’re active on Facebook and Twitter, and they are sending some nice traffic to your blog.<p>But every now and …

25+ Content Marketing Tools, die ich täglich nutze

Mit IFTTT kannst du viele Content-Marketing-Aufgaben automatisieren.<p>Mit IFTTT (If this than that) kannst du verschiedene Tools miteinander verbinden …

55 Gewohnheiten glücklicher und erfolgreicher Menschen

<b>Neu: Der kostenlose myMONK-Podcast und das erste gedruckte Buch: "Finde deinen inneren Mönch" sind da.</b><p>Teile diesen Beitrag "55 Gewohnheiten …