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I'm a Designer at Facebook, and This Is What's Missing in Design Tools Today

Quora | Posted 07.28.2016 | Technology
Quora

Do you think as a design community that we are building the right tools for ourselves? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network wh...

There's a Behavioral Revolution Coming. Will Mobile Apps Be Ready?

Quora | Posted 07.28.2016 | Technology
Quora

How can mindful apps be successful if the internet's primary revenue stream is advertising? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing netwo...

Why the Navy Needs Disruption Now (part 1 of 2)

Steve Blank | Posted 07.28.2016 | Technology
Steve Blank

The future is here it's just distributed unevenly - Silicon Valley view of tech adoption The threat is here it's just distributed unevenly - A2/AD an...

SLATE SLEEPS THROUGH THE PENTAGON PAPERS

Ted Gup | Posted 07.28.2016 | Media
Ted Gup

At 8:10 AM on the morning of July 6, 2016 I sent an email to Slate.com that, journalistically speaking, should have awakened even the dead. The email ...

Millennials & Fintech: A Different Kind of Trust

Bob Stammers | Posted 07.27.2016 | Business
Bob Stammers

According to CFA Institute's recent survey From Trust to Loyalty: A Global Survey of What Investors Want, millennials (aged 25-34) are more likely tha...

Insurance Companies For A Shopper Glued To Their iPhone

Robert Harrow | Posted 07.27.2016 | Technology
Robert Harrow

When it comes to property insurance, like homeowners or renters insurance, comparing policies between carriers can feel like comparing apples to apple...

7 Common Characteristics of Unicorn Executives

Vala Afshar | Posted 07.27.2016 | Technology
Vala Afshar

The total number of unicorn companies is at 168, according to a list compiled by CBInsights. The total value of these unicorns (private companies valu...

Climate Change This Week: A Hot New High, Kids Show the Way, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 07.26.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Saving BUB, Beautiful Unique Biodiversity, as in these Amazonian red eyed tree fr...

The Future of Marketing 4: How Can Transportation Business Tell Engaging Stories?

Milena Milićević | Posted 07.26.2016 | Technology
Milena Milićević

Boring businesses do not exist, but the boring ways to tell stories do. To support this statement, we will look closely the industry which may not be considered interesting in the first place: transportation.

Why We Are Undervaluing Ukraine's Tech Scene

Daily Pnut | Posted 07.26.2016 | Technology
Daily Pnut

The Ukrainian startup scene is stronger than ever despite multiple currency devaluations, the loss of Crimea and the ongoing war in the east. Accordin...

7 Apps for the Lazy Traveler

Jetsetter.com | Posted 07.26.2016 | Travel
Jetsetter.com

Forget drones and self-driving cars. The latest tech takes itself a little less seriously. We're talking emoji room service, Uber for partiers and eve...

The New Second Screen

Advertising Week | Posted 07.25.2016 | Business
Advertising Week

By Bart Kloosterboer The concept of “Second Screening” - using a second screen while watching television - gained traction afew years ago. It aff...

TSA PreCheck: Think E-ZPass For Flying

Roger Dow | Posted 07.26.2016 | Travel
Roger Dow

TSA PreCheck is meant to expand along with its enrollment. The more flyers sign up for PreCheck, the more money that saves TSA to dedicate more lanes and personnel to PreCheck.

How Can We Get More Girls and Women in Tech?

Craig Newmark | Posted 07.26.2016 | Technology
Craig Newmark

Folks, it's important to support women in tech. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 68% of women enroll in college (compared to 63% of men), ...

Forgetting Languages Cost Me $127,000, And So Much More

Philip Sopher | Posted 07.25.2016 | Business
Philip Sopher

Yesterday I met a Brazilian woman in a coffee shop in D.C. This was my chance to show off my Portuguese! But after "Oi! Tudo bom?" I had nothing left,...

Pokémon Is Tricking People Into Being More Active, And It's Working

Quora | Posted 07.25.2016 | Healthy Living
Quora

If you're having difficulty working out, this could potentially be your solution. Or if you know a guy who just lounges around the house all day and doesn't get out, tell him about how fun this game is and see if he starts playing. It could save your relationship, your health, and be bad news for all of those stray Pokémon out there waiting to be caught.

How Incumbent Companies Can Remain Relevant In A Startup-Driven World

Clark Valberg | Posted 07.25.2016 | Business
Clark Valberg

As fast-moving startups continue to disrupt incumbent companies, more "traditional" organizations will smartly begin to consider how to stay relevant in a world that's now more customer experience-focused than ever.

Climate Change and the Complexity of Science

Steven Cohen | Posted 07.27.2016 | Green
Steven Cohen

We should approach the introduction of new technology and our analysis of environmental impacts with care and humility.

Ethereum 'Classic' Plummets; Bitcoin's Ennui Grows

David Seaman | Posted 07.25.2016 | Business
David Seaman

Ethereum Classic lost more than US $25 million in market value at one point earlier in the evening, bringing the total market capitalization of the be...

"Ethereum Classic," Another Bitcoin Scam

David Seaman | Posted 07.24.2016 | Business
David Seaman

Ethereum Classic is, in my view, a total and absolute scam by any traditional financial definition of the word "scam." It doesn't have the support of...

New Networks to Fight Modern Slavery

Duncan Jepson | Posted 07.24.2016 | Impact
Duncan Jepson

The exploitation of people - whether their efforts are provided by debt bondage, under threat of violence, psychologically, by imprisonment or deceivi...

Creating A Gateway For Innovation And Commerce In The Caribbean

Kirk-Anthony Hamilton | Posted 07.22.2016 | Business
Kirk-Anthony Hamilton

Governments around the world are investing heavily into building tech ecosystems and altering entire tax systems to attract startup entrepreneurs. Stakeholders must focus on fostering big disruptive ideas with global potential and serious bankability.

Blondes Or Brunettes? Polling App Shares Male And Female Dating Secrets!

Wishbone App | Posted 07.22.2016 | Teen
Wishbone App

Trying to understand the opposite sex only leads to confusion and headaches, especially if you're single and in the dating pool. To help us understand...

Nextdoor Is on a Mission to Strengthen Communities

Quora | Posted 07.22.2016 | Technology
Quora

What was the inspiration behind Nextdoor and how close to your original vision is the site today? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing...

Is the Future of Manufacturing Local?

Carlos M. Gutierrez, Jr. | Posted 07.22.2016 | Business
Carlos M. Gutierrez, Jr.

American manufacturing is seeing a growing resurgence. While some retail companies like American Apparel have long produced products on U.S. soil, a new breed of companies are seeking to take advantage of American ingenuity and manufacturing prowess to produce high quality products locally.