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My most important lesson in business almost killed my blog

I’d like to tell you about one of the most important lessons I learned in business and how it almost ruined my blog.<p>When I was in college I was a bit …

Star Trek

Wearable Computing: Industry Could Change Lives, Society

George Mason University's Arlington campus hosted an hour-long discussion on the topic Wednesday night with some of the region's top minds and …

Brazil

Magic Quadrant for Marketers

How do you determine which digital service and technology partners are right for your goals?<p>Gartner Magic Quadrants chart the competitive positioning …

Brazil

15 Mind-Blowing Stats About Facebook

There's no question as to whether Facebook is the belle of the social media ball. It's very important to brands because it's very important to …

Brazil

The death of the statistician

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German politician: Stop US trade talks until NSA surveillance is disclosed | Ars Technica

“I don't think a chancellor should wait when civil liberties are at stake."<p>A German political opposition leader has called for a complete halt to the …

This Robot Barista Serves Up Custom, Cloud-Powered Coffee | WIRED

Don't call it a vending machine. Designed by Yves Behar, the Briggo Coffe Haus is intended to be a destination. <i>Photo: Briggo</i><p>The Briggo Coffee Haus …

Robot Security Guard Will Watch Old People While They Sleep

A new project aims to teach robots how to work alongside humans.<p>These eyeball-y robots, created by a consortium of European researchers, are designed to learn how to navigate dynamic human environments without running into people, knocking things over, or getting stuck. The "Lindas," as they've …

Pressy: the one-button Android controller so cool it was Kickstarted in under a day

If Kickstarter had a 24-hour funders club, Pebble and the Bolex Camera would be welcoming Pressy today. In under a day, the multifunction Android controller has more than doubled its $40,000 goal (raising $108,435 from 4,889 backers as of this writing) and with 45 days left to go, the numbers keep …

Is McKinsey to Blame for Skyrocketing CEO Pay? - The Big Picture

In 2011, I posed the question “<i>Is McKinsey & Co. the Root of All Evil ?</i>” This was not a tongue-in-cheek query, but rather, a look at how so many …

Marissa Mayer Is So Glammed Up In This Gorgeous Vogue Photoshoot You Won't Recognize Her

Vogue has written a 3,000-word feature article on Yahoo's Marissa Mayer, about becoming a mom and CEO.<p>It turns out she could be a drop-dead gorgeous model too.<p>Here's Marissa Mayer like you've never seen her before, courtesy of Twitter/Reformed Broker. You can read the full profile, here.<p>[Click to …

Black Lives Matter

Markets - Bloomberg

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Does Your Future CEO Come From Marketing?

Traditionally, the CEO has come from just about anyplace but marketing. Companies bent on <i>operational excellence</i> might look to their finance teams or their COO to take the top slot. Organizations focused on <i>innovation</i> might look to a CTO type. Those focused on <i>market share</i> fished in their sales pool …

These Inc. 500 CEOs Prove That Not All Entrepreneurs Work Alone

Entrepreneurs are often celebrated as rugged individualists. But nearly a third of the companies on the Inc. 500 were founded by teams.<p>1<p>Blueline Security Services<p>Blueline Security Services<p>"If I had done it by myself, I know that Blueline wouldn't be where it is today."-Shawn Scarlata<p>How they …

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Nike: Most Innovative Company | Fast Company

During the 2016 Olympics, Nike put female athletes in the spotlight in its popular "Unlimited" ad campaign—and it promoted diversity in its own business. In 2016, the majority of the company’s employees were minorities, and women made up 48% of its global workforce.<p>The company is also a pioneer in …

Why Tesla is focused on oil-rich Norway as it expands beyond the US

Just off the European E18 highway some 210km south of Oslo lies an industrial park called Brokelandsheia. It is an unassuming cluster of a few hundred workers, a small collection of warehouses, a Statoil gas station and a 24-hour cafe and hotel called Cinderella. Next week, the Cinderella cafe is …

Electric Vehicles

UK house prices rise at brisk pace, says Nationwide

<b>UK house prices continued to rise at a "fairly brisk pace" in August, increasing by 0.6% compared with July, the Nationwide said.</b><p>The building society said that property prices were up by 3.5% compared with a year earlier, although August 2012 was a slow month.<p>The average home was valued at …

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Obamacare plan shows popularity of prepaid debit cards

Kirsten Trusko, President of the Network Branded Prepaid Card Association, a nonprofit trade group, jokes that by giving her son a prepaid debit card, she gets an extra level of parental oversight.<p>"I freaked out my son when he went on a school trip to D.C.," Trusko said, laughing. "I sent the …

FinTech

A Monochrome Lego Set To Teach Tomorrow’s Architects

Six cutting-edge design firms have teamed up with the world’s most popular brick-maker to impart the core principles of modern architecture.<p>The first thing you’ll notice about the Lego Architecture Studio is that it’s white. There are no colors, no shades, no pigments, no hues here. It is as white …

Watch: A 2-Minute History Of American Industrial Design

The design movement that revolutionized consumer goods, explained.<p>If you were born after a certain year, then buying toothpaste that doesn’t come with the promise of whitening your snappers is unthinkable.<p>As explained by the animated short from The Open University‘s series on 20th century design, …

Product Design

Volvo Concept Coupe Photos and Info

This is the Volvo Concept Coupe. The concept was penned by the brand’s new vice president of design, Thomas Ingenlath of Volkswagen fame, and its interior was laid out by Robin Page, formerly of Bentley. Considering the upbringing of the two men behind the Concept Coupe, looking to the past for …

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Winners of the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest 2013

The winners have just been announced in the 3rd edition of the Red Bull Illume Image Quest photo competition. The overall winner, top 10 category winners and top 50 finalists were unveiled at a ceremony in Hong Kong earlier today. The contest invited photographers to submit images of the world of …

Why Apple And Google Can't Sync Right—And Don't Care If You Suffer

There’s a mobile ecosystem battle raging, with Apple and Google racing to build end-to-end mobile monopolies. According to VisionMobile, “The triumph of iOS and Android is a testament to the superiority of ecosystems economics over legacy business models.” Sadly, this triumph has a casualty, and …

Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch app detailed in leaked screenshots

Prolific leaker Evleaks has posted a pair of screenshots that detail the management app for Samsung's new smartwatch, the Galaxy Gear. According to the images, the watch, which Samsung has confirmed will be shown at the IFA consumer electronics trade show in Berlin next week, will be managed by an …