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Hustle & Code: Why We're Building FLYCLIQUE

Jamal Simmons | Posted 11.10.2014 | Small Business
Jamal Simmons

When it comes to tech companies that have been funded by venture capital, the most recent study shows that 87 percent of the founders of tech companies that have been funded by venture capital are white; 1 percent African American; and less than 1 percent Latino.

Google Helps Convert Old Oil Field Into Solar Power Plant

AP | Posted 11.10.2014 | Green

NEW YORK (AP) — Google is helping to convert a one-time oil field into a solar power plant. The Internet search company is providing ...

Google's EU Antitrust Woes Extended

AP | Posted 11.09.2014 | World

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's antitrust body is again rejecting Google's offer to settle a case claiming it abuses its dominant position in I...

PayPal Co-Founder: 'Monopolies Are Great Companies. Super Competitive Ones Are Not'

The WorldPost | Nathan Gardels | Posted 09.08.2014 | World

Peter Thiel, an entrepreneur and investor, co-founded PayPal and the data analytics firm Palantir Technologies. He made the first outside Facebook inv...

5 Key Tactics for Improving Your Marketing Platform Strategy

Lee Traupel | Posted 10.23.2014 | Business
Lee Traupel

Every business today, regardless of size needs a marketing platform strategy to get your content "heard" on the right social channel.

Test Any Business Idea for Less Than $400

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 11.05.2014 | Small Business
Sajeel Qureshi

You've got a great idea for a new store, app or restaurant. Should you quit your job and invest before doing basic marketing research? It's amazing how many businesses are started on a hunch or feeling. Instead, budget $400 in some general digital marketing tactics to test the waters out by doing the following.

Google To Refund Parents $19 Million For Kids' In-App Purchases

AP | Mae Anderson | Posted 09.04.2014 | Technology

NEW YORK (AP) — Google has agreed to pay full refunds totaling at least $19 million to consumers who were charged for purchases that children made v...

10 Creative Ways to Use Lists to Improve Your Content Marketing Strategy

Lee Traupel | Posted 10.24.2014 | Small Business
Lee Traupel

Lists are everywhere and the headlines with lists are proliferating faster than rabbits imbibing unlimited amounts of Jack Daniels.

Is Visa Waiver Program a Pipeline for Terrorism?

Georgianne Nienaber | Posted 11.02.2014 | Politics
Georgianne Nienaber

There is no doubt that the Visa Waiver Program merits a national discussion free from partisan politics. Terrorists have already used the VWP to gain access to soft targets. Whether additional security measures would have prevented their entry is the $64 million question.

OKCupid, That's OKStupid

Mark Weinstein | Posted 11.02.2014 | Technology
Mark Weinstein

I believe we have already and will continue to see real change in the coming years as users take back the Internet and hold service providers more accountable for their actions.

As 'Time' Goes By

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 10.31.2014 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

Is my one-time favorite magazine going the way of the dodo bird? What's to become of TIME after it was cut loose from a corporate tether tied to a sought-after prize?

How to Redefine Your Marketing Strategy in Today's Tech Drenched World

Lee Traupel | Posted 10.21.2014 | Business
Lee Traupel

"There's many a slip twixt cup and the lip" is erroneously attributed to Shakespeare throughout history. The origins can be traced back to Greek myth...

Is America on the Ropes?

Gil Laroya | Posted 10.29.2014 | Comedy
Gil Laroya

The United States is arguably the biggest kid on the worldwide block. We've got money, we've got power and lots of smart people -- heck, we've got Google headquarters. Who else has Google headquarters? We have all sorts of great things going for us. But today, the narrative is tainted.

Google Is Building A Fleet Of Delivery Drones

AP | MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 10.28.2014 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google's secretive research laboratory is trying to build a fleet of drones designed to bypass earthbound traffic so packages c...

Google Gives Businesses a Hand with Google My Business

Jayson DeMers | Posted 10.20.2014 | Small Business
Jayson DeMers

Business owners stand to enjoy many benefits from Google My Business, with the main benefit being easier, more convenient business information integration in Google search results. Because the service helps companies appear more often in Google search results, participation provides a competitive advantage.

Getting Attention in Today's Social Media Tower of Babel

Lee Traupel | Posted 09.02.2014 | Business
Lee Traupel

One of our greatest challenges working with clients is getting their attention, let alone their target market demographics. Some see this shiny mark...

Google Mates With an Emu

Mark Weinstein | Posted 10.25.2014 | Technology
Mark Weinstein

Part instant messaging client, part Siri-type virtual assistant, Emu can monitor everything you are talking about when you chat. Objectively, such an app sounds useful. But that's not the reality here, not when there's profitability involved based on your private data.

7 Things You Need to Know About Google Calico

Abby Norman | Posted 10.24.2014 | Technology
Abby Norman

Since Google has some stake in 23andMe, you can be certain the genomics will be a major focus of Calico's investigations. Genetics too are known to play a role in disease and factors that influence longevity.

Death Threats, Freedom, Transhumanism, and the Future

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 10.25.2014 | Technology
Zoltan Istvan

The next time you read a controversial opinion article, instead of talking about "lynching" the author or what "gauge" shotgun you're going to use when you shoot him, maybe present a better idea to solve the problems he's trying to address.

To the Brand Behind Me in the SERPs on Google

Chad Pollitt | Posted 10.22.2014 | Technology
Chad Pollitt

You don't know me. You have no clue what my life has been like since January of 2014. You have no clue that my website has gone through the wringer thanks to Matt Cutts. You have no clue that it faced unbelievable SERP hardship. You have no clue that our SEO team has been humiliated, humbled and put through hell.

Google Chrome Becomes 'Legal' in Cuba

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 10.21.2014 | Media
Yoani Sanchez

We Cuban users, fortunately, had not expected the American company to be allowed to access the program from a national Internet Provider.

WATCH: Reggie Watts Yodels For A Greener Internet

The Huffington Post | Katherine Boehrer | Posted 08.28.2014 | Green

A new series of Greenpeace videos featuring comedian Reggie Watts wants you to help encourage Internet companies to switch to renewable energy. ...

STEMinism

Julie Kantor | Posted 10.20.2014 | Business
Julie Kantor

The wake up call is we did not believe we needed to pull out the banner of feminism anymore. We thought we were past that and delighted to join the great game of the working women, business and entrepreneurship.

Paul Blumenthal

Facebook Is Quietly Making Friends With State Lawmakers Across The Country

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 08.20.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Just hours after Facebook officially went public on the New York Stock Exchange on May 18, 2012, Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber (D) signed a...

What Is a Digital Ocean Country?

Samantha_Harris | Posted 10.15.2014 | Green
Samantha_Harris

Shark week got me thinking... Do you really care about the ocean? What's beyond the shoreline may never cross your mind. Could an ocean country change that?