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New 'EasyMesh' Program Will Let You Extend Your Wi-Fi Mesh System No Matter the Brand

Wi-Fi Alliance today announced a new certification program called "EasyMesh," which will allow users who own mesh network products to choose from devices across different brands, while still ensuring reliable Wi-Fi coverage (via <i>PCWorld</i>). This way, customers will no longer need to stay within a …

Wi-Fi

Tips and Tricks for Getting the Most Out of Your New AirPods

AirPods were a hot ticket item this holiday season, selling out from Apple and other retailers.<p>We're guessing quite a few <i>MacRumors</i> readers got new AirPods during the holidays, so we thought we'd share some super handy tips and tricks that'll help you get the most out of your new earphones.<p><i>Subscribe</i> …

24 books Wall Streeters think everyone should read

Financial-services professionals are known to have demanding work schedules, but that doesn't mean they aren't setting aside time to crack open a few books.<p>We recently reached out to our contacts on Wall Street to find out what folks would recommend as must-reads just ahead of the holiday …

A lender targeting the 'New Middle Class' is working to hand out higher credit limits to struggling Americans

Elevate, a Texas-based tech lender, is looking to expand into the credit card business.<p>The company, which serves subprime borrowers, announced third quarter earnings Monday of $172.9 million, up 12.3% over the same period last year. The stock dropped 5.49% to $7.75 after the bell. The stock is …

Shift Technology raises another $28 million to prevent fraudulent insurance claims

Shift Technology is raising a Series B round of $28 million from Accel and General Catalyst. Accel had already led the company’s previous round. Existing investors Elaia Partners and Iris Capital are also participating in today’s round.<p>And it seems like the startup has grown quite a lot since my …

How to Start Running and Actually Like It

When you think of a runner, chances are you picture someone with tiny shorts, bad feet, and a borderline obsession with how many miles she’s logged since breakfast. That same person in your life has spent countless hours over post-long-run brunch trying to convince you to embark on your own journey …

Running

iOS 11: How to improve iPhone battery life

Since iOS 11 has been available for over a week, many users are now running Apple’s latest mobile OS. While there are lots of great new features, one downside many users are experiencing is decreased battery life. Let’s take a look at the best ways to improve battery life on your iPhone.<p>In a recent</i> …

Batteries

Microsoft Outlook for iOS Gains Add-Ins Including Translator, Trello, Evernote and More

To celebrate the two-year anniversary of Outlook Mobile, Microsoft is today introducing a major feature for the iOS version of the Outlook email app -- add-ins. For the first time, add-ins are able to be used with the mobile version Outlook, mirroring functionality available on the desktop.<p>Add-ins …

Apps

A relationship therapist explains the biggest reason money ruins marriages

For many couples, money can be a point of conflict and anger— sometimes festering so much that it ends in divorce.<p>But at its crux, the biggest reason money can break up marriages doesn't have to do with spending sprees or covert bank accounts. In fact, it doesn't have to do with the money itself at …

Goldman Sachs just sent out this quiz to clients — see how many questions you can get right

Think you know emerging markets?<p>Goldman Sachs Asset Management just sent out a quiz to its clients with 10 questions covering everything from Asia to Africa to Latin America. It's trickier than you might think at first.<p>See how well you know your trivia with the 10 questions below. Scroll down for …

This 25-year-old data engineer is helping disrupt the world of finance

At 11, he scored in the 97th percentile in the math section of the SAT. At 16, Krzyzanowski, who speaks three languages fluently, was graduating from a special college-level program for gifted high-school students at North Central in Naperville, Illinois.<p>By 23, he had completed post-doctoral …

Oracle CEO: It takes 80 sales calls to close a deal and we've automated 30% of them

Or can more companies model themselves after Atlassian or Slack and grow into big companies without a salesforce? These companies use self-service and automated processes to make sales online. No high-pressure tactics.<p>Oracle's salesforce is one of the biggest, baddest, and most legendary in the …

Salesforce

The Reef and Marine Aquarium Blog

With the start of a new year, it is traditional that we all try to begin it with resolutions that will make us healthier and happier throughout the …

Minimalism

The future of the bank branch is in trouble — here's why

Millennials are increasingly turning to digital banking channels to perform their banking activities, and they're visiting their banks' branches less often than ever before.<p>The behaviors and preferences of this generation — which makes up the largest share of both the US population and the employed …

Banking

Beginner Triathlete

iOS 9 review: It’s all about speed

iOS 9 won’t shock you with a bunch of whiz-bang new features or a drastic new look, but in many ways, Apple’s latest mobile operating system is more important than its two immediate predecessors. While iOS 7 and iOS 8 laid a foundation that embraced the future of mobile design, iOS 9 is making all …

Apps

How-To: Quickly transfer your old iPhone’s files to a new iPhone 6s or iPhone 6s Plus

Transferring files from your old iPhone to a new iPhone 6s or iPhone 6s Plus isn’t difficult, but after a reader emailed about the many, many hours he expected to wait for the old-to-new iPhone transfer process to complete, I realized that his experience has become more common — even though it’s …

Mobile Technology

A new app wants to teach total novices the basics of coding — even when their phones have no internet connection

Lrn founders Nathan Bernard and Chirag Jain. Lauren Kaller, WeWork<p>When you're commuting home, you may find yourself with free time and nothing to do but play Candy Crush over and over again.<p>Why not teach yourself how to code instead?<p>That's the idea behind Lrn, a new iOS app that lets you learn the …

Answers to the top 10 questions about the MindStream aquarium monitor Companies, Gear, Marquee-lite, Mindstream, Monitors, News Reef Builders | The Reef and Marine Aquarium Blog

We are writing on location in beautiful Vermont and yesterday we spent a whole day in the offices of Step Ahead Innovations trying to wrap our head …

Engineering

The Envelope is a touching movie about the passion for reef aquariums Companies, Gear, Kessil, LED lights, Marquee-lite, News, Product Videos, Video Reef Builders | The Reef and Marine Aquarium Blog

“The Envelope” is a new video released by Kessil to promote their forthcoming new Kessil A700 LED fixture, but really it’s so much more than a …

19 terrible LinkedIn mistakes you're making

Kim Brown is an assistant director for Syracuse University's Career Services department. She spends a good portion of her day looking over LinkedIn profiles for job seekers and students.<p>She makes sure candidates are putting their best foot forward on LinkedIn.<p>Here are the most common mistakes Brown …

9 free online resources that will help you advance your career

From Glassdoor's job review database to Codeacademy's programming classes, we've rounded up our favorite free online resources for boosting your career.

Online Life

This man's startup solves such a big problem, everyone he showed it to invested

AtScale came out of stealth a couple of months ago, and on Tuesday Mariani announced that he raised a $7 million series A round of funding.<p>That's not a lot of money by today's Internet Bubble 2.0 standards, but it's the people who have backed this company, and the story of how they came to back it, …

9 brilliant business books you can read in an afternoon

However, starting a new book can seem daunting and overly time-consuming. The good news is there are several short business books loaded with powerful information about selling, managing, and investing.<p>We compiled a list of the best business books with less than 150 pages that you can start and …

These are books Wall Street's smartest people think you should read this summer

We've compiled their suggestions here in a list surprisingly diverse in genre, topic, time period, and style. Together, they form a comprehensive picture of Wall Street's in and outs, and deepen the reader's understanding of forces driving the market.<p>So crack one open. It'll help you get through …

How-To: Build a $150-$300 iTunes video + music server for your home

In May 2005, iTunes evolved from a music player into a video library manager, paving the way for video iPods (October 2005), Apple TV (March 2007), and AirPlay video streaming (September 2010). Since then, iTunes libraries have become bigger and more central in homes, as users now stream content …

Windows 10

The 5 basic Excel shortcuts everyone needs to know

True Excel experts use keyboard shortcuts instead of a mouse to do everything from navigating to formatting. If you master these basic shortcuts you will be halfway there.<p><i>Produced by Sara Silverstein</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On Facebook

How to Really Motivate Salespeople

Before I became a business school professor, I worked as a management consultant. One engagement in particular had a profound influence on my career. The project involved working with the Asia-based sales force of a global consumer products company. This company practiced “route sales,” which meant …

In another brilliant move, IBM just budgeted $1 billion to take down EMC

This is important and interesting for a whole bunch of reasons — and shows that CEO Ginni Rometty has her competitive game on.<p>She's got a plan to move her massive 400,000-ish strong workforce from shrinking businesses and towards growth areas, even though it's painful, with a number of quiet …

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