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'I Read This 20 Times:' Five Founders Pick The Best Books For Startups

Five founders pick the best books for startups. One French entrepreneur recommends a literary classic she’s read 20 times and says the principles within it have everything to do with her business. Entrepreneurs from around the globe weigh in with their most inspiring business books.<p><b>Gabriel García</b> …

Startups

Fortune.com

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Print Media

Aukey Portable Bluetooth 4.0 Audio Receiver review: Tiny Bluetooth receiver adds wireless phone connectivity to your car - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The Aukey Portable Bluetooth Receiver's small size makes it an easy and subtle fit in most cars. It cleverly twists to skip tracks and control volume, and activates Apple Siri and Android Voice remotely.<p><b>The Bad</b> With no internal battery, it must be plugged into the car to work, and it …

Audiophile

21 Best Apps for Business Travelers

The days of paperless travel are upon us, with digital boarding passes, e-confirmations and online travel booking on the upswing. Business travelers …

Apps

Aspiration’s Growth Shows The Appetite For More Financial Services

Defying its critics and building on the success of players like Wealthfront and Betterment, Aspiration, the new money management firm launched by Andrei Cherny, is off to a roaring start.<p>The company has 700 customers paying for its initial wealth management product, a portfolio of mutual funds …

Customers

Spring cleaning: Apps for getting stuff done

Getting stuff done isn’t always easy. Whether you’re procrastinating a bit too much, or forgetting about tasks altogether, it might be time to try out a productivity app on your Android or iOS device.<p>Spring cleaning can become a relatively involved process. That's because you're usually adding …

Apps

Acorns, an app that turns spare change into investments, raises $10.5M

<i>Updated April 6 with Acorns’ response.</i><p>Acorns, easily the best-designed investment app on the market, has secured at least $10.5 million in additional capital.<p>Acorns disclosed the new round in a filing with the SEC, but it did not immediately respond to VentureBeat’s requests for comment on the …

Ditch the Paper and Increase Productivity With These Six Apps!

<i>This is part of the "Increased Productivity" series where experts in productivity, brain training, and business success share the techniques and tools they couldn't live without.</i><p>Going paperless has probably been an agenda item in most offices for several years now, but somehow it never quite seems …

Rocket Internet’s Helpling Mops Up Another $45M For Its On-Demand Home Cleaning Service

Just four months after raising a $17 million Series A, Helpling has mopped up further investment. The Rocket Internet on-demand home cleaning startup has closed a $45 million Series B round led by Lakestar, Kite Ventures, Lukasz Gadowski and Rocket Internet; money it plans to use to continue …

Startups

Apple MacBook Makes A Compelling Pitch For Asus Zenbook UX305

Apple took advantage of being in the spotlight for the big Apple Watch event this week to also unveil a new line of MacBook laptops. Apple showed off the MacBooks and talked about all of the ways they’re magical and revolutionary and it turned out to be an excellent marketing pitch…for the Asus …

MacBook Air

Paperspace Lets Anyone Access A Better Personal Computer That Lives In The Cloud

Imagine never having to buy new and expensive hardware to upgrade your personal computer with more speed and storage space. That’s the vision behind Y Combinator-backed Paperspace, a new company launching today, which is building a full, personal computer that lives in the cloud, which you access …

University of Michigan

9 Apps That Can Change the Way You Work

Although we all fume at our phones and computers sometimes, technology really is incredible. It has changed the way we work, making it faster, easier and cheaper than ever to do business on a global scale.<p>But with a new year in front of us, productivity is top of mind for entrepreneurs, as is doing …

A Three-Step Formula On How To Shun Corporate Life To Start Your Own Business

Corporate life.<p>Upon hearing those words, you either jump for joy, or double-over in agony.<p>If the latter, pull up a chair and take notes because today calls your name.<p>You see–in a prior article on Julia Beardwood, founder and owner of Beardwood & Co., she shared her ten keys for success in the …

Entrepreneurship

Elite: Dangerous Is The Ultimate 'Water Cooler' PC Game

Probably the highest praise I can pay Elite: Dangerous is that it’s been a genuine struggle forcing myself to stop playing long enough to write about it. That’s because of the limitless stories that happen so organically while pirating/space trucking/Han Solo’ing your way through Frontier …

Fanfiction

The best Android games of 2014

Monument Valley, The Room Two, Clumsy Ninja and much, much more in our pick of games released this year through the Google Play store.<p>• The best Android apps of 2014<p>1. Monument Valley<p>What we say: Beautiful puzzler Monument Valley won bags of critical acclaim in 2014, deservedly. It’s a surreal …

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10 video-making apps that help you make the best home movies

Smartphones are not only changing the way we watch films, but also the way we make them. When director Malik Bendjelloul ran out of money filming his documentary feature <i>Searching for Sugar Man</i>, he took a punt: he decided to shoot the remaining shots on his iPhone using an 8mm Vintage Camera app. It …

'Goat Simulator' is now on iOS and Android

Pay $4.99 to be a rampaging goat-on-the-go<p>Coffee Stain Studios' <i>Goat Simulator</i> might have started as a joke but it quickly became a cultural phenomenon, thanks to its absurdity and cheeky sense of self-awareness. Originally slated for an 18th September release, the Swedish company published the …

Talkdesk grabs $3.15M for its 'call center in the browser'

Funny what can happen with a small project you hack together just to win a laptop.<p>For Portugal-born startup Talkdesk, it turned into a full-fledged business, and today it’s announcing that it has raised $3.15 million in a new round of funding.<p>Born out of a contest that cloud communications company …

The Rise Of Open Source Hardware

Hardware has always lagged behind software in the open source movement. But one website is beginning to change that.<p>Emile Petrone founded Tindie for selfish reasons. “The basic idea was that there wasn’t a marketplace for the things I was interested in,” he says. At the time, those things were his …