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The Global Search for Education: Got Mobile? Get it Right!

C. M. Rubin | Posted 09.21.2014 | Education
C. M. Rubin

Investment in technology is on the increase. Some continue to claim it hurts the classroom. Others are more convinced it is transforming the classroom in a positive way. However, most now believe the goal must be about transforming the learning process.

3 Awesome Tech Gadgets You Need Now

Rabbi Jason Miller | Posted 09.05.2014 | Technology
Rabbi Jason Miller

I'm a tech geek and nothing gets me as excited as stumbling upon a new gadget. I'm interested in just about anything cool that has an on/off switch, d...

Paving the Way for Africa's High-Tech Agricultural Revolution

Jean-Claude Bastos de Morais | Posted 09.02.2014 | Business
Jean-Claude Bastos de Morais

Africa has the potential not only to feed its own people, but also to ensure food security around the world. A new era is unfolding in Africa's agricultural sector. Driving this change is innovation, led by Africans themselves.

No More Phones in Meetings?

Erin Donley | Posted 09.02.2014 | Business
Erin Donley

This is a controversial topic because some companies allow everyone to email, text, or leave for a call during a meeting. There are no rules of discernment in place. I believe the problem starts there.

From Digital Overload to Enlightenment

Martin O’Leary | Posted 08.12.2014 | Technology
Martin O’Leary

Immanuel Kant described enlightenment as one's emergence from self-imposed immaturity. But how can a digital addict ever achieve enlightenment with so many distractions, let alone escape immaturity?

The Marketing Funnel: An Obituary

Puneet Mehta | Posted 07.23.2014 | Business
Puneet Mehta

As brands move on from the marketing funnel era, they need to keep the individual customer as the focus of every effort. Marketers can't promote a new product to the world and expect people to run out the door to pick it up.

How to Boost Your Revenues With the Web's Hottest Partnership Programs

Daniele Pelleri | Posted 08.31.2014 | Small Business
Daniele Pelleri

The startup and innovation landscape provides a huge source of tools for SMEs: thanks to Dropbox small companies can store a huge amount of data in the cloud for free.

Winning the Wireless World Cup

Jonathan Spalter | Posted 08.30.2014 | Technology
Jonathan Spalter

Last week the highest court in the land recognized the centrality of mobile when Chief Justice Roberts wrote in an opinion, "modern cell phones...a...

'YO' I'm Not Impressed

Jamie Silverman | Posted 08.26.2014 | Technology
Jamie Silverman

Next time you're contemplating sending a "Yo" to a person in the hopes of a positive response, take a step back and consider what yo doing.

What Worries Me Most As A Teen Journalist

Hannah Loesch | Posted 07.21.2014 | Teen
Hannah Loesch

What would a world be like where people used tweets, and only tweets, as their morning news? This could be our reality sooner than we think -- because if you think about it, that's how it is for a lot of people already.

Disrupting the World Now: Technology That Will Change Your Life

Matt Hunckler | Posted 07.06.2014 | Technology
Matt Hunckler

Can you imagine life without the Internet? There are equally revolutionary technologies that are emerging today. When we look back 20 years from now, what things will be impossible to imagine living without?

How Important Is Responsive Design?

John Rampton | Posted 07.06.2014 | Business
John Rampton

Chances are that you competitors aren't making use of responsive designs, which means that they are losing out on potential customers. And, that is where you can stay ahead and take those customers away.

Mobility Is the New Black

John Bates | Posted 06.28.2014 | Technology
John Bates

Wearable technology is not just the latest fashion statement; it is becoming one of the biggest tech trends of the decade.

Top 6 Tips for Taking Your Cause Mobile

Darian Rodriguez Heyman | Posted 06.24.2014 | Impact
Darian Rodriguez Heyman

Just as most nonprofits initially resisted getting on board with social media, they're also apprehensive to spend the time and resources to devise and implement a mobile strategy. But with over 28 percent of web traffic now coming from mobile devices, the truth is the mobile age isn't coming, it's here.

It's Easy Being Green with Wireless Tech

Jonathan Spalter | Posted 06.22.2014 | Technology
Jonathan Spalter

It was the great muppet philosopher Kermit the Frog who first proclaimed in 1970 that "it's not easy bein' green." While that may have been true d...

Unplugged: No Time for Technology

Christine Hannon | Posted 06.21.2014 | Technology
Christine Hannon

It is more convenient to write without a ticking clock and battery life displayed in the corner of the screen, but rather lose all sense of time in the connection of thoughts and feelings with other people.

7 Tips for Travel Businesses Looking to Harness Technology

Mark Chesnut | Posted 06.14.2014 | Business
Mark Chesnut

The world uses more mobile technology than ever before; there's no disputing that. The challenge for the travel industry, a segment that's especia...

The Hot New Social Media Phenomenon, From Joanna Stern (VIDEO)

Posted 04.08.2014 | MarloThomas

Wall Street Journal Personal Technology Columnist Joanna Stern is in the know when it comes to the hottest new social media phenomenon. “An app...

Three Must-Have Travel Apps, From Joanna Stern (VIDEO)

Posted 04.07.2014 | MarloThomas

When it comes to must-have travel applications for your smartphone, Wall Street Journal Personal Technology Columnist Joanna Stern had some great sugg...

Do I Need A Desktop Computer? From Joanna Stern (VIDEO)

Posted 04.07.2014 | MarloThomas

When it comes to desktop computers,Wall Street Journal Personal Technology Columnist Joanna Stern thinks they may be a thing of the past in most cases...

Cool Food And Music Apps, From Joanna Stern (VIDEO)

Posted 04.07.2014 | MarloThomas

When it comes to fun recreational and lifestyle applications for smartphones, personal technology columnist Wall Street Journal Personal Technology Co...

Three Tips To Extend Battery Life On iPhones, From Joanna Stern (VIDEO)

Posted 04.07.2014 | MarloThomas

Wall Street Journal Personal Technology Columnist Joanna Stern had some simple tips to share when it comes to conserving battery power on your smart p...

Google Glasses, From Joanna Stern (VIDEO)

Posted 04.07.2014 | MarloThomas

Wall Street Journal Personal Technology Columnist Joanna Stern is one of the best people to ask about big upcoming tech trends this year. Wearable...

Five Ironies in Workplace Design

Amanda Schneider | Posted 06.04.2014 | Business
Amanda Schneider

Multitasking actually costs time.

Reinvention and the Art of Making Your Own Luck

Russell C. Smith | Posted 06.03.2014 | Impact
Russell C. Smith

How lucky do you feel today? Are you waiting for luck to happen to you, or are you in the business of making your own luck? Is luck a matter of knowing the right people, or being the right person?