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Apps - Drivers and passengers can freely switch between Uber and Lyft, but investors thinking about backing either car-hailing app must pick a side and...
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Advice - Entrepreneurship consists of two types of enterprises, SME and IDE. The differences between the two are that latter focuses on a global market, while the first focuses on local markets. Small/Medium Enterprises (SME) focus on the...
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Advertising - OK, silly teaser headline aside, this latest Thai Life Insurance ad, much like those that preceded it, may bring a little moisture to your eyes. While not as gut-wrenching as previous efforts, the story of a little boy who aspires...
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Cool Tech - While many U.S. small businesses have held off using drones while the FAA decides on its rules, some of the world’s biggest companies are barging...
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Apps - YouTube, already popular with teens, is trying to reach an even younger demographic: preschoolers. Rolfe Winkler reports on a new app called YouTube...
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Big Data - Big data can be messy and sometimes lives on different servers. Dr. Amy Braverman the Principal Statistician, Jet Propulsion Laboratory talks about...
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Advice - Risks can lead to mistakes. Mistakes can lead to failure. So said Elizabeth Holmes, CEO of Theranos, who spoke at the Stanford Graduate School of Business’s “View from the Top” speaker series back in January. She believes in...
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Tech - In the year since Satya Nadella took over as Microsoft CEO, some Silicon Valley tech firms have warmed to a company they once dismissed or...
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Apps - Whether you want to focus at work or just remember people's names, there are apps out there that claim to help you with your brainpower. Eva Tam...
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Healthcare - The hacking attack that claimed information on 80 million Anthem customers is raising concerns on health companies' security preparedness....
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Advice - Strangely enough, acid testing is no longer synonymous with testing the level of pH to determine acids and bases. The phrase “acid testing” is now associated with entrepreneurs, and it refers to what is required for a deal to get...
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Tech - The Justice Department has been building a real-time database to track vehicle movement around the U.S. and has raised worries over government...
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Cool Tech - Scientists have created a robot that "thinks" and acts like a worm after inserting software modeled on the neural connections in a worm's brain...
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Cool Tech - Companies are amassing an enormous database of human emotions using technology that relies on algorithms to analyze people’s faces and potentially...
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Tech - Shopping habits can expose a person’s identity even when he or she is a nameless customer in a database of anonymous credit-card records,...
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Advice - The odds are against entrepreneurship. The likelihood of a company becoming the next multi billion-dollar startup is less than 1 in 10,000. Gary Morganthaler, the past director at Siri and a current partner at Morganthaler Ventures,...

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