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How the Jeff Koons Retrospective Was Curated and Other Recommended Readings

Matthew Israel | Posted 06.27.2014 | Arts
Matthew Israel

If you're looking for some insight into the current Jeff Koons retrospective at the Whitney Museum, this interview with curator Scott Rothkopf is a good place to start.

The Supreme Court Rules With a Caveat in the Wings: Is Your Smartphone Public or Private?

Mark Weinstein | Posted 06.27.2014 | Technology
Mark Weinstein

It appears that Chief Justice Roberts feels that if a social media company states that they have access to view and analyze your posts, content, and relationships, then that ought to be fair game for the government (and law enforcement), too.

Pattern Matching, the New Jim Crow

Eric Hamilton | Posted 06.26.2014 | Black Voices
Eric Hamilton

The pattern of men who start billion-dollar tech companies happen to be young, white drop-outs of really good schools (i.e., Bill Gates, Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg). Therefore, investors look to this pattern when looking to invest.

What Digital Marketing Tool to Use and When

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 06.26.2014 | Small Business
Sajeel Qureshi

You don't unscrew a nail with a chainsaw (at least when you're sober). Below is what small businesses must understand about the key digital tools available.

Google Has A Queer Secret Hidden In Its Spreadsheet And Here's How To Find It

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 06.26.2014 | Gay Voices

We never thought it was possible that a spreadsheet could celebrate LGBT pride -- or get us even remotely excited -- but Google has found a way to mak...

Google Wants You To Put This Piece Of Cardboard On Your Face

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 06.26.2014 | Technology

At Google's annual developers conference on Wednesday, the company spent hours talking up various new thingamajigs. But perhaps the most striking thin...

Timothy Stenovec

Google Just Announced Its Master Plan To Own TV

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 06.26.2014 | Technology

You love your Android phone. But will you love your Android TV? Google seems to think so. On Wednesday, the company announced Android TV, an operat...

Huge Google Event Interrupted By Protester: 'Develop A Conscience!'

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 06.25.2014 | Technology

San Francisco's well-off class of computer programmers got an earful about the city's growing wealth divide at a Google event on Wednesday. During ...

4 Reasons Why Your Banking Relationship Is About to Significantly Change

Gene Marks | Posted 06.25.2014 | Small Business
Gene Marks

The banking industry is undergoing an enormous change. And, whether you like it or not, your business is stuck in the middle of it. Your paper checks are slowly disappearing in lieu of electronic payments.

All The Big Things We Expect From Google This Week

AP | BARBARA ORTUTAY | Posted 06.25.2014 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Some 1 billion people are now using Android devices, Google said as the company kicked off its two-day developer conference Wed...

Car Wars: Why Uber's Main Competitor Takes a Back Seat

David Fagin | Posted 06.24.2014 | Business
David Fagin

While my experience as an Uber driver lasted several months, my time with Lyft lasted all of about a week -- until I was fired.

Why You Should Adopt Google's Nested Approach To Office Layouts

George Bradt | Posted 06.24.2014 | Business
George Bradt

There are conflicting forces at work here. On the one hand, more closed offices enable more private conversations. On the other hand, more open offices encourage collaboration, let in light and save money through more flexible space utilization.

Disrupting Our Oceans is the Next Big Thing

Saeed Jabbar | Posted 06.23.2014 | Huffpost Code
Saeed Jabbar

I invite you to see our oceans as a big sea of code with algorithms as its waves and realize that you can hack it.

Adele Won't Be Dropped From YouTube Without A Fight

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 06.23.2014 | Technology

Indie record labels are refusing to get on board with YouTube's forthcoming streaming subscription service, claiming the terms of YouTube's deal favor...

Can Business Leaders Activate These Dormant Capacities?

Douglas LaBier | Posted 06.23.2014 | Business
Douglas LaBier

In a business environment where surveys find 70% of employees saying they hate their work; and in which the demographics of leaders and employees are rapidly changing, it's no surprise to hear -- as a senior executive asked me, recently -- "How can I prepare for what I can't prepare for?"

What to Expect From Google I/O This Week: Thinking Beyond Hardware to Machine Intelligence

Lars Hard | Posted 06.23.2014 | Huffpost Code
Lars Hard

As we pay close attention to the war to become industry leader between Google, Apple, Microsoft, Samsung, Amazon and all of the large players within the developer landscape, we can certainly make predictions as to what Google may announce.

Ira Israel

Ira Israel | Posted 06.23.2014 | Los Angeles
Ira Israel

How does one alter one's perspective to perceive that being obligated to show up someplace for 15-20 hours per week is a tremendous luxury?

(VIDEO) Canadian Video AdTech Firm Acquired by Google for DoubleClick Deployment

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.23.2014 | Technology
Andy Plesser

mDialog, a Canadian firm that has built a live video ad insertion engine, has been acquired by Google, the company announced in a blog post.  More in...

Beware of the Refrigerator

Sheila Raju | Posted 06.23.2014 | Technology
Sheila Raju

What we tend to forget is that ultimately, the responsibility of privacy management does not rest solely on the shoulders of technology companies; it rests on consumers too.

Google Is Crafting Another Route Into Your Home

Reuters | Posted 06.20.2014 | Technology

(Reuters) - Dropcam, the home-monitoring camera startup, will be bought by Google Inc's Nest Labs for about $555 million in cash, a technology news we...

Not Even Google Can Resist A Delightfully Old-Fashioned Letter

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 06.24.2014 | Parents

A Google employee is getting a week off work to spend with his daughter, thanks to an impassioned letter she wrote to his boss. “Dear google ...

How to Know When Your Business Needs a Mobile Website

Gabriel Shaoolian | Posted 06.20.2014 | Small Business
Gabriel Shaoolian

In order to ensure that your business gets the most return on investment possible from a mobile optimized website, you need to understand whether or not users are actually coming to your website from mobile devices.

Search Engine Optimization Is Ever-Changing: 2014 SEO Trends You Need to Know

Gabriel Shaoolian | Posted 06.19.2014 | Business
Gabriel Shaoolian

It is important to keep up with the latest trends in the space so that your business doesn't find itself on the wrong side of a Google manual penalty that keeps you from showing up in Google's organic results.

PODCAST: WWDC Recap and the Erdős–Bacon Number

The Huffington Post | Katelyn Bogucki | Posted 06.19.2014 | Huffpost Code

Each week, the HuffPost Code team meets to discuss tech news and interview special, technically-skilled guests for the Floating Points Podcast. ...

Why So Many Translators Hate Translation Technology

Nataly Kelly | Posted 06.19.2014 | Technology
Nataly Kelly

It would seem that every professional translator on earth would be eager to use technology to streamline their work, speed up the translation process, and make their lives better. This is not always the case.