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What Is Fog Computing? And Why It Matters In Our Big Data And IoT World

First everything was in “the cloud” but today’s new buzzword is “fog computing.” No, it doesn’t have anything to do with the weather phenomenon, but rather with how we store and access data.<p>Cloud computing refers to the ability to store data and retrieve it from off-site locations. It’s how your …

Internet of Things

7 Reasons Why Entrepreneurs Should Go Skydiving More Than Once

Jumping out of an airplane only seems less risky than starting a business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Skydiving and entrepreneurship may seem unrelated, but they actually have seven commonalities you may be overlooking. I think an entrepreneur should skydive more …

When You Change the World and No One Notices

Invention requires a long-term willingness to be misunderstood. You do something that you genuinely believe in, that you have conviction about, but …

8 Gymnastics Moves You Must Add to Your Routine

Incorporate these exercises into your workout to improve your stamina, power, and strength<p>Men's Health<p>Pound for pound, gymnasts are some of the strongest athletes in the world. Take former gymnast Andrew Speer, C.S.C.S., owner of Speer Strength in New York City. (That’s him in the photo above.)<p>He’s …

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Internet of Things Q2 Update in 15 Visuals

We at Venture Scanner are tracking 1269 Internet of Things (IoT) companies across 20 categories, with a combined funding amount of $19.2 Billion. The …

ROI to Return on Relationship, with Ted Rubin [audio] ~via @SteveGlaveski

In this episode of the Future² podcast, I had the pleasure of chatting with New York native and one of the most influential CMOs in the world, Ted …

Customer Service

27 Questions To Ask Instead Of “What Do You Do?”

We are more than our jobs. As much as we may love working, it can’t be the thing that defines us fully.<p>I love the little traditions that develop organically at Buffer. One of them is to welcome each new teammate with a long email chain of happiness that begins with that person’s introduction.<p>More …

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Innovation

Set Yourself Free -- Let Go of the Dead Weight In Your Life

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There is no better feeling than setting yourself free and eliminating all of the dead weight from your life. I can go on and on telling you about all of the extremely talented athletes that I have either played with or have seen throw all …

Your Complete Guide to Mindfulness

<i>Photo by Dylan Luder</i><p><i>By Alison Feller for Life by Daily Burn</i><p>Does your Monday-Friday grind mean an onslaught of meetings, appointments and responsibilities? Us too. Our "go-go-go" society has glorified being busy: working lean, swift and hard for maximum efficiency.<p>However, there's been recent …

Mindfulness

Business model innovation is not about technology, it’s about vision, growth and reinventing industries. https://t.co/geBsoArjFX

3D Modeling Startup BioDigital Launches An API For The Human Body

Imagine a reality where surgeons practice difficult procedures on virtual renditions of their patients before walking into the operating room, and professional athletes review their exact muscle movements on a 3D game tape after they walk off the field.<p>Now that BioDigital, a 3D human body modeling …

Health Information

11 ways to speed up your Mac

New MacBooks are very tempting, but upgrading a machine that can easily be salvaged makes no sense.<p>Here are some simple, free ways to speed up your Mac.

Don’t be so disruptive: Benefits of partnering with a corporation

Today’s tech media loves to romanticise the notion of the startup challenger disrupting big cashed-up corporat<p>es. Entire conferences like Disrupt …

Innovation

VC investing is a people business: Innosight Ventures' Pete Bonee

In this Meet the VC article, the Partner at Innosight Ventures talks about his investment mantra, companies he missed out on and more...

How to Break Up with an Innovation Project

Breaking up isn’t easy — especially if you are a leader “breaking up with” an innovation project that one of your teams still believes in passionately. It is a critical part of the innovation journey however, and done well can produce a positive outcome across the board.<p>Consider a conversation that …

How to Acquire Customers on a $0 Marketing Budget (Infographic)

The old adage “you have to spend money to make money” doesn’t always apply to marketing. If you have a product that people want, you don’t need a …

Marketing

Australia Post will accelerate you

by Michael Bailey<p>Australia Post chief executive Ahmed Fahour has foreshadowed a network of accelerators to help bring to market the ideas of …

Identifying the Skills That Can Help You Change Careers

A lot of talented people grapple with the disruption of having to switch jobs or careers and figuring out how their current profession’s skills can be applied in a fulfilling new way. The good news is that other industries may value your talents just as much, if not more, than your existing one. …

4 Ways You Can Secure Partnerships for Your Startup

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>While most entrepreneurs aim to make theirs a successful startup story, their lack of a third party to help them scale can make the task quite challenging.<p>Indeed, it can take years for a new business to develop its customer base and …

What Big Companies Get Wrong About Innovation Metrics

Kenneth Andersson for HBR<p>The fear of getting Netflix-ed or Uber-ized is spurring big companies to dial up their investment in innovation. Companies as diverse as AIG, Disney, and Intuit have been building innovation teams, launching “accelerator” programs to attract promising startups, and giving …

How Merck Is Trying to Keep Disrupters at Bay

Pharmaceutical companies, buffeted by regulatory changes, new drug technologies that alter entry barriers and competition, price pressures, and an estimated 300,000 job cuts since 2000, seem to fit the popular narrative of large organizations unable to deal with disruptive forces. In the 1990s, for …

Innovation Isn’t the Answer to All Your Problems

What should leaders do to boost their organization’s ability to innovate? There’s a seemingly endless list of options to consider. Set up a new-growth group. Launch an idea contest. Change the reward systems. Run an action-learning program to develop the top leadership team’s ability to confront …

circuit workout | Men's Health

Squeeze out every last ounce of extra body fat with this metabolic conditioning routine<p>All you need is a kettlebell and a timer<p>Do this circuit at home, at work, or even a hotel<p>Here’s how to make the most of your recovery days so that you’re bigger, stronger, and fitter when you go back to the …

30-Minute Strength Circuit Workout

(For more workouts that rev your metabolism, check out <i>Bodyweight Cardio Burners</i>, a cutting-edge fitness program that packs three intense 20-minute equipment-free workouts into one DVD.)<p><b>How it works</b><br>Grab a pair of 25-pound dumbbells and perform the following 5 exercises in a row: dumbbell front …

9 Things To Know About Amazon’s New Rival Jet.com

Upstart shopping site aims to be cheaper than Amazon, more practical than Costco.<p>If you haven’t heard of Jet.com yet, you will very soon. The …

eCommerce

Engineering Reverse Innovations

Slowly but steadily, it’s dawning on Western multinationals that it may be a good idea to design products and services in developing economies and, after adding some global tweaks, export them to developed countries. This process, called “reverse innovation” because it’s the opposite of the …

Hackers claim attack on notorious cheating website AshleyMadison

<i>Updated: July 20 at 2 a.m. EDT with statement from Avid Life Media.</i><p>A hacking group is threatening to expose millions of users of AshleyMadison, the …

Old Management Systems Stifle New Business Models

Ask anyone in technology. Sometime soon, the world around us will be smart. Everything from mugs to mailboxes will be context-aware. Our email inboxes will guide us to the highest priority action items. Online investment portals will automatically advise us to optimize our tax returns with the …