The Federal Trade Commission is putting the kibosh on companies that bait customers with supposedly free trial officers.
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From Japan, the FES Watch uses e-paper surfaces to enable wearers to pick a new design whenever they want.
Several competitors have tried to take market share away from this company, but it has very strong customer loyalty.
According to one anonymous startup consultant, most of today’s young entrepreneurs who’s first real work experience is in an internet startup, will turn to franchising in their late thirties. “There’s a point in everyone’s life, when they need to do something real. There will be a point where they can’t live on energy drinks and […]
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Nimbl is hoping to make ATM-style transactions mobile, with human helpers that deliver cash on demand.
The employer mandate was supposed to take effect at the beginning of this year.
I recently had the opportunity to speak with Renzo Aida, owner of Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Dedham, MA.
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Phonio is enabling celebrities to record mass messages for their fans, pushed to their handsets as a phone call.
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