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Has your password been stolen? Find out with this tool

A new service makes it easier to know if old passwords you've used have been made public in a data breach.<p>The Pwned Passwords tool, integrated into the popular password manager 1Password, lets customers type in an old password and find out if it's been leaked in a data breach.<p>Security researcher …

James Martin

The Incredible Ways Heineken Uses Big Data, The Internet of Things And Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Every industry can benefit from Big Data, IoT and AI, and that includes brewers. Dutch brewer Heineken has been a worldwide brewing leader for the last 150 years, but today, as the No. 1 brewer in Europe and No. 2 in the world they are ramping up their results thanks to the use of big data and AI. …

Artificial Intelligence

When the Revolution Came for Amy Cuddy

I first met Amy Cuddy in January, soon after she moved into a new office at the Harvard School of Public Health. Cuddy was, at the time, officially on the faculty at Harvard Business School, but she was taking a temporary leave, her small box of an office filled with boxes. As she talked about her …

Psychology

TensorFlow Lattice ensures your machine learning models follow global trends

Google’s TensorFlow team released TensorFlow Lattice today to help developers ensure that their machine learning models adhere to global trends even when training data is noisy. Lattice draws from the concept of lookup tables to simplify the process of defining macro rules to restrict models.<p>A …

These Entrepreneurs Won't Mind If You Copy Their Best Growth Strategies

Behind every high-growth business, there is a stroke of a genius kind of idea that put the wheels in motion.<p>If you talk to any entrepreneur, they’ll tell you that a great business idea without a tangible growth plan is worth as much as a car with an empty gas tank. You won’t get far. In fact, you …

The First 5 Steps to Launching a Successful Ecommerce Business

Make sure you get the right information at the right time.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There’s no shortage of information online on how to start an ecommerce business. A quick Google search reveals millions of results on the subject. But all that information might be …

9 Incredibly Useful Sales Tools for Startups

Selling is hard—especially early on in the lifecycle of a company, when potential customers have no idea who you are or what you have to offer. The …

Selling

Meet Kobi, the Roomba of lawn maintenance

As someone that hates mowing the lawn, Kobi might be my new best friend.<p>The autonomous robot uses GPS and built-in sensors to cut grass, rake, pick up leaves or plow snow. If you’d prefer a more hands-on approach to lawn maintenance, you can even take the reigns and control Kobi with a smartphone …

Lawn Mowing

4 Reasons You’ll Never Find a Good Contractor (Insight From an Investor/Contractor)

Having a nearly impossible time finding a top-notch contractor for your jobs? Sorry, but the problem may be how you're approaching it.View the full …

Google’s Amazon Echo rival should be further revealed on Oct. 4

New VR hardware and Android phones are also possible.<p>Google is expected to offer more details on Google Home, its answer to Amazon’s Echo, at an Oct. 4 event in San Francisco. Today, Google invited media to the long-expected event, with an invitation email referencing “Ok Google,” its …

API security: Ways to authenticate and authorize

This post will be part 1 of 3 for my ultimate guide to API security best practices series. In this post, I will be discussing the current concerns IT …

How Target's digital chief plans to partner with startups and bring the big-box behemoth into the internet age

"We want to innovate the in-store experience."<p>Jason Goldberger, who was today promoted to chief digital officer of Target, readily acknowledges that a tiny portion — "4 to 5 percent" — of Target sales happen online.<p>"Digital is a fairly small percentage of the business," Goldberger told <b>Recode's</b> …

Microsoft wants to connect all your favorite apps with Flow

There are so many different apps, programs and services we use on a daily basis, or even a minute-by-minute basis. Navigating through all those …

Apps

IBM's 'Bluemix Garage Method' paves way for startup success

IBM Bluemix Garage is making its methods for creating apps and services available to anyone, and has released the Bluemix Garage method as a set of best-practices it has learned while helping startups and businesses pave a path to the cloud.<p>The Bluemix Garage Method is a set of best practices for …

"We've used lots of CTIs in the past, today we are using @Talkdesk" VP sales Cloudera during #SaaStrAnnual https://t.co/tAO16yEbFK

Teach Yourself Deep Learning with TensorFlow and Udacity

Posted by Vincent Vanhoucke, Principal Research Scientist Deep learning has become one of the hottest topics in machine learning in recen...

Why ISIS has the potential to be a world-altering revolution – Scott Atran

​​​​​‘Virtue, without which terror is destructive; terror, without which virtue is impotent. Terror is only justice prompt, severe and inflexible; it …

Creating a digital marketing plan for Start-ups and Small Businesses

SME/SMBs are often overlooked for marketing best practice advice. Our new RACE planning guide addresses this.Marketers tend to love talking about the …

How to Build a Data-Driven Company: From Infrastructure to Insights

Data stacks aren’t structured the way they used to be, and for good reason. Teams that want to gain insight from the tons of data they collect every …

How Do You Create an Early B2B Market Leader? Three Steps for a Startup Leader

There’s a VC adage that in any new market, the start-up that emerges as the leader will be richly rewarded. The number two player attracts the …

Marketing automation battle for SMBs heats up as Salesfusion raises $13.5M

Atlanta-based Salesfusion, a marketing automation platform serving B2B small and medium-sized businesses, is raising $13.5 million in a series B funding round. Investors include Noro-Moseley Partners, BLH Venture Partners, Alerion Ventures, Tech Square Ventures, and Hallett Capital.<p>Marketing …

How to growth hack your enterprise SaaS startup

In the first part of this series, we covered new trends in sales for SaaS companies, including new processes, new channels, best practices, and new sales organizations. Now, it’s time to look at some of the growth hacking techniques for enterprise SaaS companies. A few of the examples below are …

Startups

How to get a job as a growth hacker

Growth positions are some of the fastest-growing and highest-paid marketing roles at startups. The problem when it comes to interviewing for a growth-focused position (whether it’s growth or marketing) is that it’s hard to develop the experience companies might look for in a growth hacker quickly, …

Video Micro-Moments: What Do They Mean for Your Video Strategy?

Now that video consumption has gone from primetime to all-the-time, how can brands capitalize on video micro-moments? Lucas Watson, VP of global …

Active Directory from the on-premises to the cloud – Azure AD whitepapers

Introducing the Definitive Guide to Data-Driven Attribution

<i>Originally Posted on the Adometry M2R Blog</i><br>For as many dollars organizations invest in marketing, it never ceases to amaze me how many of those …

The State of Marketing Analytics

There’s more data available than ever, and that’s exactly why it’s so challenging to truly make sense of marketing data. While cloud-based data platforms have accelerated the availability and access of marketing data, it hasn’t made the marketer’s job any easier. It’s just the opposite. ‘Mo’ data, …

The creative burndown chart: How Agile is energizing marketing and creative teams (webinar)

For years now, Agile has been relied upon by dev teams to pile through work with greater efficiency and speed — and now it’s crossing the aisle and penetrating marketing and creative teams who are reaping its benefits. But what does that mean and how does it really work?<p>For Workfront’s creative …

5 Simple Summer Dinners

Summer cooking is all about keeping it simple. These dinner recipes are all quick and easy but still big on flavor. Enjoy!<p><b>1. Grilled Moroccan Meatballs with Yogurt Sauce</b><p>In this easy recipe, ground beef is laced with warm spices, fresh herbs and garlic, and then grilled in meatball form until smoky …