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The Top Smartphones and Tablets Expected in 2014

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Technology in the mobile phone industry has really changed over the last decade. New tablets and smartphones are scheduled to be launched in 2014. Below are some of the top gadgets that will soon grace the mobile phone market. LG G Pro 2 This will be the first-ever curved-POLED-screen smartphone and is expected to be… Read more »


Job Seekers and Employers Will Be Buzzing over JobHive

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“We are replacing the broken HR process” – Jared Fuller, cofounder and CEO of JobHive Go to any major online job board, and you’ll find their structure hasn’t changed much since first being created. Employers have to pore over hundreds of resumes before finding a qualified candidate to pursue, and job seekers are frustrated with… Read more »


RebelMouse Lets Anyone Make Their Own Huffington Post [VIDEO]

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In December 2011, Huffington Post CTO Paul Berry set off on his own to launch RebelMouse – a site to “enable anyone to make their own Huffington Post,” says Stephanie Bagley, RebelMouse’s director of brand and entertainment partnerships. RebelMouse lets individuals and organizations create online publications full of their own content and content from other… Read more »


Figure Of Speech Is Cards Against Humanity For Your Phone [VIDEO]

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The video below is part of an interview series we did at SXSW 2014. Our SXSW Startup Celebration was sponsored by .CO, CEA, Revolution and LivingSocial. We thank them for their support! Since it was first introduced to our society in 2011, Cards Against Humanity has rapidly catapulted itself as one of the most popular card games in the market. A kind… Read more »


The 4 Questions

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With Passover approaching, this refrain may be familiar to some of you. The Four Questions that get asked during the Passover reading of the haggadah are: Why is this night different from all other nights? On all other nights, we eat leavened products and matzah, and on this night only matzah. On all other nights,… Read more »


5 Key Scheduling Tips for Managers

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Managing a business and employees who come with it can be an exhilarating adventure, full of rewarding and enriching experiences. However, it’s not an easy task that anyone can just pick up overnight. To help you lessen your management burden and assist you in managing your staff, here’s a compilation of five top management tips… Read more »


How Change.org Is Changing the World [INTERVIEW]

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In 2012, Trayvon Martin’s mother put up a petition on Change.org to prosecute the killer of her son, after he had been released. Soon, the petition had over 2.2 million signatures, and the killer was brought to trial the following month. Change.org is one of the leading petition platforms online, with over 65 million users…. Read more »



Khaled Naim Adds Track to Addy, Optimizes the Last Mile for Deliveries

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This interview is part of a series we did at SXSW 2014. Our SXSW Startup Celebration was sponsored by .CO, CEA, Revolution and LivingSocial. We thank them for their support!  About 2 years ago at Stanford, Khaled Naim set out on a mission to simplify location sharing with Addy alongside his co-founders David Vetrano, and Mikel Cármenes Cavia. After launching… Read more »


A Prediction on the Future of the Connected Car

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The connected car trend has been dominating the tech spheres lately, and this year’s SXSW was no exception. And while it had its anticipated place among most of the SXSW fanfare, Dr. Chandra Bhat, Director of Transportation Research at UT Austin, brought the connected car to light in a very different way. During his sessions… Read more »




GE Opens a Pop-Up 3D Printing Lab in Downtown DC

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The GE Garages DC program officially launches today, with a pop-up, collaborative fabrication lab in downtown Washington, DC. The program provides individuals with some hands-on experience with various manufacturing technologies, including laser cutters, 3D printers, CNC mills, and injection molders. Starting today, visitors can take part in several on-site activities, such as building smartphone cases using GE’s… Read more »


Vote YES to Help Uber Launch in Miami!

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Two important bills that could bring Uber closer to launching its services in Miami will be up for consideration in the Florida Senate next week. In an email to Florida supporters, Uber asked state residents to vote YES to two legislations that would remove “antiquated regulations” and would instead provide consumers with “choice and increase transportation options.”… Read more »