As thousands of protesters caused bumper-to-bumper traffic jams throughout the streets of New York on Thursday, their counterparts in cities across the nation — including Chicago, Boston and Oakland — were also shutting down streets for a second night.
Stories of entrepreneurs launching innovative ideas, raising millions in venture capital and turning startups such as Uber, Airbnb and Snapchat into multi-billion dollar companies has catapulted venture capital investments, setting record numbers since the dot-com era. On the surface,
Nearly everyone is familiar with the DirecTV commercials in which actor Rob Lowe and NFL quarterbacks Eli Manning and Tony Romo appear as unflattering alter-egos of themselves — “peaked in high school” Rob Lowe, “bad comedian” Eli Manning, “artsy craftsy” Tony Romo, etc.
Investors and innovators have been trying to develop better tools for groups to communicate, collaborate, and make decisions for the better part of a decade. As businesses become increasingly global and engage more remote workers, the need for collaboration tools becomes more pronounced.
A new report by professional services firm PwC has concluded that business leaders prefer to make big decisions based on gut instinct rather than data and analytics.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/09/11/report-forget-reason-and-data-business-leaders-make-decisions-based-on-gut-instinct/
Many universities work hard to accommodate student needs in order to create the perfect environment for them to spur growth and innovation, however it’s still easy for students and their parents to question universities about not doing enough, or not focusing on where they should be focused on.
Listening to feedback is great, but forming your own feedback is valuable as well. On Twitter (via games.on.net) Xbox’s Phil Spencer paid a compliment to the president of Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios for playing his own games.
stephendavion writes A legal scholar says he and colleagues have developed an algorithm that can predict, with 70 percent accuracy, whether the US Supreme Court will uphold or reverse the lower-court decision before it. "Using only data available prior to the date of decision,
Today the U.S. Supreme Court ruled unanimously that police can no longer search your cell phone without a search warrant or an immediate threat of danger. There are plenty of caveats, but overall this is a victory for privacy advocates. Below are some of the highlights from the decision.Read more.
A grand jury has reached a decision on whether to indict officer Darren Wilson, the Ferguson cop who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown in AugustMashable is covering the event live below3 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW1. The announcement on the grand jury's decision could come today.2. If charged,
Conor McGregor has come under fire after sharing a photo of himself alongside Russian President Vladimir Putin on Instagram.SEE ALSO:
Another day, another butt tweet posted by a politician. SEE ALSO: The UK's new digital minister hasn't tweeted since 2015This time, British Home Secretary Sajid Javid had a mild Twitter mishap, which prompted the Twittersphere to fill in the blanks. On 9:09 a.m. on Sunday,
Amazon Prime day is finally here with great deals across the site. We have sifted through the deluge of bargains to highlight those that are the cream of the crop. The deals below are live from noon Monday July 16 until midnight on Tuesday July 17.
Normally £7.99 a month, for Prime Day Amazon are offering 12 months of Audible membership for half of that if you sign up now. Deal starts today and only lasts until the 31st July. You can also grab over 20% discount on the all new singing and dancing Kindle Oasis.
The internet has waited with bated breath for a glimpse of Olivia Colman as Queen Elizabeth II since it was first announced that she'd been cast in season 3 of The Crown. SEE ALSO: How accurate is Netflix's 'The Crown'?Hold your breath no more,
This article contains spoilers for Who Is America? Episode 1.There are more than a few jaw-dropping moments in Sacha Baron Cohen's new show, Who Is America?,but there's one particularly fleeting incident you shouldn't brush under the carpet.
Almost every Amazon device is on sale already ahead of Amazon Prime Day. Like, obviously Amazon is going to toot their own horn during their own holiday.So yeah, we knew that Echo devices, Fire tablets, etc.,would be on sale — what we didn't know is how insane the sales would be.
The big hair, the acid wash jeans, Corey Feldman — we're all a bit fascinated with the strange interests and customs of '80s America.Since 2009,
Party like Kevin McCallister at your next holiday shindig.YouTube user Peter Fernandes, a.k.a. Sam's Never Played The Bass, reimagines the score from the 1990 holiday movie classic, Home Alone with a techno beatChill out and take a break from the holiday shopping frenzy with a little music.
Instagram (the company) broke down the numbers from 2014 to analyze where in each state users of Instagram (the app) love to geotag their posts from mostDisneyland, the Grand Canyon, Old Faithful — the list is full of predictable winners in many states.
步入 2015 年以后，不管过去有多糟糕，多不如意，我们还是要相信生活如此美好，以后会更加美好。首先，我们来幻想一下那些可能在 35 年后实现的听起来就令人兴奋的事物。
LOS ANGELES — Entering Børns' concert venue was like stepping into his trippy thoughtsBefore Børns, born Garrett Borns, entertained dozens of fans with songs from his Candy EP and several covers Monday night on a tiny Culver City pop-up stage,
Microsoft’s newest Lumia flagships, the Lumia 950 and 950 XL, are due to start shipping out and selling in-store from AT&T as well as Microsoft itself in the next couple of weeks. The 950 is...The post Microsoft shows off the Lumia 950 in two new videos appeared first on WinBeta.