Shantel Leigh Champlin-Long

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Basics #1: 3 Essential Ways to Navigate Like a Pro

Inside Flipboard / August 12, 2014<p>In the spirit of the approaching back-to-school season, we thought it might be a good time to educate on Flipboard, …

PayPal Expands Further Into Offline Retail And Mobile Payments With New PayPal Here SDK

PayPal this morning is rolling out a new product designed to help its business move further into offline retail. The company is launching the PayPal Here SDK (software development kit), which will help online merchants sell their products offline, while also allowing brick-and-mortar merchants a …

Apple plans to give you more warning when you're being hacked

Apple plans to send an alert to users when their<p>iCloudbackup is being downloaded to a new device, the company's chief executive said days after several celebrities had their cache of photos, contacts and other data accessed by someone who posted nude photos from those archives to an online message …

Firefox for Android beta ushers mobile streaming to Chromecast, Roku

Mozilla's efforts to keep mobile Firefox competitive include adding remote streaming-media support to a new build of the browser.<p>The star of Firefox for Android Beta 33 -- released Thursday night -- is the "send to device" video-streaming feature that enables you to stream videos on your mobile …

No answers from Home Depot chief four days into a massive cyber fraud investigation

Day Four.<p>Home Depot, four days into a massive and highly complex cyber investigation led by the FBI and security giants like Symantec, chief executive Frank Blake took time out from his speech at Goldman Sachs in New York to address the issue. In the talk, Blake admitted the $122 billion company …

Google tests password generator in Chrome browser

As the entire Internet struggles to build a better password, Google has built a password generator of its own into an experimental version of the Chrome browser.<p>The feature has been an option in Chrome since 2012, but on Thursday Google gave it some long-overdue attention with a new interface in …

UPDATE 1-Getty Images sues Microsoft over new online photo tool

(Adds comments from Getty Images general counsel)<p>By Joseph Ax<p>NEW YORK, Sept 4 (Reuters) - A new Microsoft Corp product that allows website publishers to embed digital photographs on their sites is a “massive infringement” of copyrighted images, Getty Images Inc claimed in a lawsuit filed in federal …

12 Recipes to Cook on Your Summer Vacation

<i>When she has the kitchen all to herself, Phyllis Grant of Dash and Bella cooks beautiful iterations of what solo meals were always meant to be: exactly what you want, when and where you want them.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>12 very Phyllis dishes to cook on your summer vacation and beyond.</i><p>Phyllis’ first post went up in …

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Mark David Chapman In Parole Hearing: Depression, Hunger For Fame Led To John Lennon Killing

<b>BUFFALO, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP)</b> — In his eighth appearance before a parole board last week, Mark David Chapman said he was depressed and looking for …

9 Essential Tools for Cooking Vegetables

<i>As home cooks, we rely on our instincts, our knowledge, and our curiosities -- but we also have to rely on our tools. Which is why we're asking the experts about the essential tools we need to make our favorite foods attainable in our own kitchens.</i><p><i>Today: Deborah Madison, produce whisperer and</i> …

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How To Rewire Your Brain For Greater Happiness

The bad news: Our brains are wired to be negative. The good news: You can train your brain to hold on to happiness in 10 seconds.<p>Wouldn’t it be awesome if we could hack into our own brains and rewire them to be happier?<p>Science has shown we actually can thanks to a phenomenon called …

Tips for summer photos | Photo-sharing - Consumer Reports News

With Labor Day having passed and the kids back in school, summer is in the rearview mirror (no matter what the calendar says). But you can still …

Angry Tim Cook says Apple will tighten iCloud security after celeb photo leak debacle

In the wake of a high-profile leak of suggestive celebrity photos from Apple’s iCloud mobile backup servers, Apple now says it will take concrete steps to tighten security.<p>After saying earlier this week, in effect, that the leaks were the result of normal, everyday web mischief and not necessarily …

Study: In social advertising, YouTube converts more customers than anyone else

When it comes to paid advertising on social platforms, YouTube is the clear winner in introducing new products and helping consumers make their purchasing decisions, according to a new study Aol Platforms released today.<p>The report, which analyzed data found within 500 million clicks and 15 million …

What Apple's Changing After Massive Celeb Hack

Apple CEO Tim Cook spoke with the Wall Street Journal about some changes the company is making in response to the massive celeb hacking of 2014. Apple has stressed that the hack was not a “breach” of iCloud, which Cook reiterated, but that’s a matter of semantics. No, there wasn’t some kind of …

Healthcare.gov was hacked, but none of your sensitive data was stolen

Healthcare.gov might have a dedicated team looking after its welfare thanks to its disastrous launch, but it's still not completely bulletproof. Apparently, the insurance website was hacked in July, and the perpetrator managed to slip in malware that wasn't spotted until August 25th. Before you …

Microsoft is cracking down on fake Windows Store apps

Say goodbye to scam apps<p>Microsoft's Windows and Windows Phone app stores have faced several issues with fake and scam applications over the years, but the software maker appears to be finally cracking down. After recent reports highlighting scams that lead people to pay for useless apps that are …

Microsoft Purges 'Misleading' Apps in Windows Store

There’s much work to be done to improve the Windows app ecosystem, and not only in terms of adding more apps. Microsoft said today that it is stepping up efforts to make sure apps are named and described in a way that doesn’t mislead users, as people have been trying to “game the system with …

Microsoft Promises To Remove Scammy Apps From The Windows Store, Kills Off 1,500 Apps To Start

The Windows app store has a problem: it’s full of garbage.<p>For every popular app, there’s a dozen-plus apps trying their damnedest to trick the user into buying it.<p>No app store is without its shady apps — even Apple, with their infamously/painfully stringent restrictions (which, notably, seem to …

ENTREVESTOR: Social awareness can help a company’s bottom line

There’s a common misconception that you have to be naive or idealistic to create a socially responsible business.<p>In fact, establishing social …

Steven Pearlstein on Charlie Rose: Our Mistaken Obsession with Maximizing Shareholder Value

On Thursday, Washington Post Columnist Steven Pearlstein sat with Charlie Rose to discuss the myth of maximizing shareholder value—and why taking a …

Prateek Dwivedi: Today's digital healthcare landscape is like the "Wild West" - MaRS

Prateek Dwivedi, head of MaRS' digital health cluster, explains why digital healthcare technologies are sorely needed and how startups are breaking …

When it comes to producing female entrepreneurs, Harvard, Stanford, MIT lead the way

It’s back-to-school season, so it’s worth asking which top universities offer their female students the best springboard to a powerful position at …

Hiring strategies for startups: 5 tips to recruit your first hire

The Entrepreneur's Toolkit now has resources on startup recruiting and hiring strategies, including tips for attracting and selecting candidates, …

Best of the business plan competitors: six noteworthy new sustainable ventures

Socially-minded entrepreneurs bring more than a new product or service to the table. Their businesses also take on pressing real-world problems – ranging from an overabundance of solid waste to an under-supply of living-wage jobs.<p>Every year, dozens of social venture startups enter annual …

US chief technology officer Todd Park is stepping down (updated)

<i>Updated (8:11 p.m. PST): Updated with confirmation of Park’s departure via an independent source that spoke with VentureBeat.</i><p>If there’s one thing most folks in the tech industry can agree on, it’s that there aren’t nearly enough technology-minded individuals helping to run the government.<p>The US …

Meet Enlitic, a startup that helps doctors analyze images with deep learning

The time has come for doctors to call on fleets of servers to spot hidden trends and anomalies in medical images as they diagnose patients.<p>That’s because today a startup called Enlitic launched. It’s building technology to assist doctors using an increasingly popular approach to artificial …

Billionaire Chases T-Mobile, Bankrolls Free Internet Startup

Most telecommunications companies don’t like the idea of a free Internet, generally preferring that we all continue paying for access through fiber and cables. But a few in the industry know that can’t last forever. One of them may be Xavier Niel, the French billionaire who in a case of extreme …

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Zelda Fitzgerald’s Little-Known Art

When Zelda Sayre married legendary Jazz Age novelist F. Scott Fitzgerald to become <b>Zelda Fitzgerald</b>, she was anointed “the first American flapper” and embarked on one of the most turbulent relationships in literary history. Though best-remembered as a writer and dancer, Zelda, unbeknownst to many, …