The Internet of Things (IoT) — which entails essentially “connecting” the world around us — was a seemingly far-fetched idea just a couple of years ago, but has quickly become a legitimate, fast-growing new market. In fact, some pundits have predicted it could become a $1.7 trillion market in just five years. Other predictions aren’t […]
Fun fact: every week, two Empire State Building's worth of plastic floats into the oceans. The people working on a new and ambitious technology startup, The Ocean Cleanup project, are quick to point this, out and may have a fix. ...
Oops. Gregg Blatt, chairman of Match Group, which is spinning off from IAC/InterActiveCorp (IACI) under ticker “MTCH,” was on CNBC a short while ago with Becky Quick and Joe Kernan to discuss the fact that his, and the offering of Square Inc., the payments processor, priced below what was expected of them. Match last night priced its offering […]
What does my performance in the gym have in common with iOS 9 adoption? Apparently the fact that both start strong, get a bit overconfident, and then run out of steam far too quickly. That’s according to Apple’s latest developer figures, at least, which show that roughly 67 percent of eligible iOS users are currently […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
In the startup world, Eric Ries has helped push forward the notion that the goal of a startup is to learn as much as possible, as quickly as possible. In fact, it's my very favorite definition of a startup. As a social entrepreneur, so too is your job to learn -- not just about your organization but also about yourself as a leader. Show More Summary
By Cameron Huddleston, Columnist The cost of holiday gifts, decorations and food can quickly add up and put a big dent in your budget. In fact, the average consumer is expected to spend $805.65 this holiday season, according to the National Retail Federation. Show More Summary
"Faith, family, and career: those are the facts of my life." With that, and after a quick jaunt back to Cynthia's eyewear launch to yell some more about Sheree's...
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You don’t need a huge amount of time to have big fun on a trip. In fact, sometimes the quick […] The post 6 Things to do in 24 Hours in Nashville, TN appeared first on Field Trips with Sue.
The stresses and responsibilities that come with running a small business aren't so "small." In fact, there are a lot of issues that quickly arise when systems and procedures aren't properly implemented. And it all starts with the expectations you set for your employees from the beginning. Show More Summary
We can suck up the fact that America’s big pick-up trucks don’t head Down Under, and can handle admiring the odd hypercar from afar, but missing out on Japan’s kei car segment is something just about all of us here at CarAdvice find heartbreaking. When the rare opportunity arose to drive the new Honda S660 […]
When it comes to having better sex, getting pregnant, or avoiding pregnancy, women have a new best friend: their smartphones. Fertility-tracking apps like Glow are quickly becoming the newest addition to a woman's fertility management. Show More Summary
A trio of crime fighting females was a strange and different concept for a TV show back in 1976, and TV executives didn't think it would fly. But the audience took to Charlie’s Angels quickly, and the original cast, Farrah Fawcett, Kate Jackson, and Jaclyn Smith, became stars. Show More Summary
If the title of Jeffrey Focault’s latest endeavor, Salt As Wolves, seems somewhat ominous at the outset, then mood is quickly affirmed by the music contained within. Considering the fact that Foucault’s often typecast as a pensive folkie...Show More Summary
One of the problems we have in making a quick transition to clean energy in the US is the fact that energy production and distribution is typically regulated by states, and some states are not as smart as other states. Or, if they are smart, they are controlled by political forces intent on maintaining fossil…
As I drove in to work today, pleasingly quick I might add, I recalled what time of year it is and the fact that I’ve yet to have a Pumpkin Spice latte from Starbucks. I must have really wanted one because I literally forced my way into the lane in which I needed to be […]
If you're interested in an SBA loan for your business, read on to get the quick facts about each SBA loan program to determine the best choice for your business.
With each passing quarter, it’s getting harder and harder to ignore the fact that the iPad might be on the verge of becoming a has-been product just as quickly as it became a bona-fide success. There’s simply no getting around it: the iPad is in trouble. Show More Summary
Blink once and these fast little pups are gone. Learn more about the spunky English racing dog.
Somebody needs to get Ilyse Hogue some facts about California’s Reproductive FACT Act, and quick. In her appearance on Tuesday night’s “The Kelly File” on FoxNews, NARAL’s national boss squared off against Lila Rose, president of Live Action, to debate the merits of the so-called “Reproductive FACT Act,” an edict ratified by California Gov. Jerry Brown back on […]