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Build-your-own-Dropbox service AeroFS releases iOS app for private clouds

Access your stuff from your phone without touching a public server.<p>It has been a while since we last checked in with AeroFS, but the company has been …

10 Apps for International Travel

International Travel Apps<p>1. Converse<p>2. Wikitude<p>3. WhatsApp<p>4. AllSubway<p>5. Photosynth<p>6. Skype WiFi<p>7. Google Goggles<p>8. TripIt<p>9. Wi-Fi Finder<p>10. XE …

13 Apps to Inspire Creativity

If you haven’t fallen off the resolutions wagon yet… congrats. If as soon as week one ended, so did your good intentions, we totally hear you. But one resolution that’s always worth keeping is continually trying to bring creativity to your life every day. In our obsession with doing just that, …

Somebody Made an App That Will Automatically Contest Your Parking Tickets. You Should Still Learn How to Park.

<b>It's finally happened.</b> They've made an app that will contest your parking tickets for you.<p>No, really. And this ain't no advice-dispensing pocket attorney, either.<p>It's actually pretty simple. Take a pic of the ticket, send it to Fixed, they contest it. If it gets dismissed, which happens 50 - 70% of …

Overwhelmed By Your App Options? Try These 10 Must Have Apps For 2014

In 2009, Apple trademarked their catchphrase, “there’s an app for that.” Little did we know how true that would turn out to be. Nowadays there really is an app for everything. There are finance apps, game apps, reading apps, cooking apps, every kind of app you can imagine. You can deposit checks …

My Must-Have iPad Apps, 2013 Edition – MacStories

<i>For the past three years, I’ve been running a series called “My Must-Have Mac Apps” that, once a year, would list the apps that I found indispensable on my Mac. This year, considering the changes that I went through from a workflow perspective, I thought it would be appropriate to start focusing on</i> …

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15 best free Android apps of 2018!

Android’s biggest strength is its app ecosystem. There are a digital ton of Android apps. People downloaded them billions of times. Some of them cost money and some of them don’t. Usually, the best apps will cost you a few bucks. However, there are plenty of amazing options that don’t cost you …

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How to Manipulate People to Do What You Want Without Abandoning Your Ethics

Manipulation is generally a bad skill to use to get what you want, but sometimes it's justifiable when you have a noble cause. Perhaps you're trying …

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13 of the Best Android Apps Released in November

With November 2013 now consigned to the history books, we thought we’d take a retrospective look at some of the more notable apps to hit our radar over the past month. So without further ado, here’s a quick snapshot of some of the best Android apps to launch.<p>JumpCam<p>JumpCam lets users compose videos …

16 Best Free Mac Apps

1. Adium<p>2. Kindle for Mac<p>3. Caffeine<p>4. CheatSheet<p>5. CloudApp<p>6. Dropbox<p>7. Found<p>8. OnyX<p>9. SelfControl<p>10. Skitch<p>11. Sublime Text<p>12. SuperDuper<p>13. The …

Best of 2013: The 30 Best New Apps For Kids

It seems like there's a new must-download app for kids every day, but there's nothing to say that app is actually educational or fun. Thousands of new kids' apps appear in the iTunes and Google Play stores each year. Lucky for you, we've done the dirty work and culled that list down to 30 that are …

Bitcoin Mania: How To Create Your Very Own Crypto-Currency, For Free

With Bitcoin now worth potentially more than an ounce of gold, I’m capping off my series of Bitcoin posts with an attempt to answer a recurring question. How to go about creating your very own crypto-currency.<p>When looking at the various crypto-currencies that have emerged over the last few months, …

100 Best Websites For Entrepreneurs

Whether you're seeking advice on raising capital, scaling your business or looking for general industry insight, these sites are worth reading.

Tech Startups See Opportunity in New Health-Care Law

In the coming months, the Affordable Care Act will produce millions of newly insured Americans, many of whom will be making decisions about health …

PlayPhone Enters The Asian Market In Partnership With SingTel

PlayPhone, Inc., which provides a social gaming platform for carriers, Sprint, Verizon, AT&T, Brazil’s Claro and others, announced today that they will now partner with Singapore-based SingTel to provide mobile social gaming for SingTel’s 480 million customers in Singapore, India, Indonesia, …

Are You Making This Mistake at the End of Your Meetings?

Five frogs are sitting on a log. Four decide to jump off. How many are left? <b>Five, because deciding is different than doing</b><i>.</i>”<p>Decisions are worthless … …

The 5 app guide to streamlining your life

My first few weeks at PandoDaily, I thought I was going to suffocate under the mountain of emails, phone calls, interviews, story deadlines, and …

33 of the best books for freelancers, entrepreneurs and small businesses

When you run your own business, it's important to stay ahead of the game and be the best you can be. This means you should never stop learning and …

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Posted by Guest Author on Sep 10, 2013<p>by Jacob E. Dawson<p>In the startup world there exists the myth of the “perfect idea.” Many entrepreneurs become …

What makes a great VC

<i>Micah Baldwin is the founder of Graphicly and a startup mentor for TechStars and 500 Startups. This post first appeared on his blog, Learn to Duck.</i><p>Every year as the newly minted VCs begin to settle in and blog/tweet, there is a bevy of posts about how venture capital as it stands today is broken, …

Founders And VCs Reveal 25 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

That's why we've rounded up the favorite, career-shaping books of well-known entrepreneurs and venture capitalists, from Amazon's Jeff Bezos to Microsoft founder Bill Gates.<p>The business leaders who picked them call these books revelatory, inspirational, and intelligent.<p>From Ayn Rand's "The …

15 free online courses that are actually worth your time

There are now hundreds of free courses available online, which can vary significantly in quality. That makes it essential to pick the right course.<p>We've found some of the most fascinating, highly regarded, and useful courses around, taught by some of the most accomplished professors at the best …

3 essential techniques to protect your online privacy

The Web is a wild place, with more than the NSA potentially out to get you. With the so-called six strikes antipiracy initiative in full effect, you never know if Hollywood is monitoring your peer-to-peer activity. Then there are the malicious hackers trying to reset email, Facebook, and Twitter …

Information Systems

“Over the top” says a lot about start-ups in the digital world

Start-up is a common term for new technology intensive companies. Recently the media describes digital start-ups ‘over the top’ or OTT, reflecting …

How Funding Works – Splitting The Equity Pie With Investors

A hypothetical startup will get about $15,000 from family and friends, about $200,000 from an angel investor three months later, and about $2 Million …