Brian Patrick Eha

Brian Patrick Eha

Brian Patrick Eha is a freelance journalist and former assistant editor at Entrepreneur.com. He is writing a book about the global phenomenon of Bitcoin for Portfolio, an imprint of Penguin Random House. It will be published in 2015.

Coinbase Releases iPhone App Amid Strong Market for Bitcoin
Finance

Coinbase Releases iPhone App Amid Strong Market for Bitcoin

During a six-month high in the value of Bitcoin, a venture-backed startup has released an iPhone app that lets you buy, sell and trade bitcoins from your mobile phone.
A Year After Sandy, Business Owners Living a New Normal
Entrepreneurs

A Year After Sandy, Business Owners Living a New Normal

Hurricane Sandy brought devastation to businesses in New York and New Jersey, in the process teaching business owners some valuable lessons. It even sparked a new startup.
Outspoken Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary's Twitter Live Chat Was Fascinating, Inappropriate and Helpful
Marketing

Outspoken Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary's Twitter Live Chat Was Fascinating, Inappropriate and Helpful

A CEO who has made being offensive part of his brand identity took to Twitter to face his customers and critics.
Should You Have a 'Shadow' Like Jeff Bezos Does?
Growth Strategies

Should You Have a 'Shadow' Like Jeff Bezos Does?

Letting an employee follow you around can be a great way to groom up-and-coming talent.
Win People Over by Listening and Other Must-Read Business Tips
Leadership

Win People Over by Listening and Other Must-Read Business Tips

A look at how to hear what people are saying, why you shouldn't try to please everyone and more advice for business owners.
Launching Today: Silicon Valley Venture Fund for Big Data Startups
Finance

Launching Today: Silicon Valley Venture Fund for Big Data Startups

Data Elite wants to fill a need for big data startups that aren't satisfied by generic startup incubators and investment funds. And it has major backers ready to make sure it succeeds.
Forget the Flu: Entrepreneurship May Be Viral
Entrepreneurs

Forget the Flu: Entrepreneurship May Be Viral

A new study by the Kauffman Foundation suggests that knowing an entrepreneur might convince you to become one.
Why Burberry's CEO Will Make a Great Apple Executive
Leadership

Why Burberry's CEO Will Make a Great Apple Executive

Angela Ahrendts has led Burberry to record profits. Next year, we'll see what she can do for Apple.
Netflix Goes Where No Customer Service Has Gone Before
Marketing

Netflix Goes Where No Customer Service Has Gone Before

In a lesson to all businesses about how to provide great customer service, a Netflix service rep role-played 'Star Trek' while trying to fix a problem.
Payment Processor Dwolla Unexpectedly Cuts Ties With Bitcoin
Technology

Payment Processor Dwolla Unexpectedly Cuts Ties With Bitcoin

In a surprise email, the company announced it would be phasing out its service with digital currency businesses.
Give Performance Reviews More Than Once a Year and Other Must-Read Business Tips
Growth Strategies

Give Performance Reviews More Than Once a Year and Other Must-Read Business Tips

A look at why you shouldn't wait till the end of the year to do a performance review, why you should engage friends in your business and more advice for business owners.
Digital TV Startup Aereo May Wind Up in the Supreme Court
Technology

Digital TV Startup Aereo May Wind Up in the Supreme Court

Aereo won a court victory in Boston today, but the fight over the startup's ability to provide digital streams of broadcast signals is far from over.
The Freelance Economy Is Booming. But Is It Good Business?
Growth Strategies

The Freelance Economy Is Booming. But Is It Good Business?

Elance and other online platforms have made possible a global marketplace for so-called fractional work. But with full-time employment opportunities shrinking, is freelancing the way forward?
Twitter Will Become Remote Control for Comcast Pay-TV Users
Marketing

Twitter Will Become Remote Control for Comcast Pay-TV Users

A new Twitter feature, set to launch in November, may be a game changer for internet TV and online advertising.
Apple's October Surprise May Boost Its Tablet Market Share
Technology

Apple's October Surprise May Boost Its Tablet Market Share

Apple will reportedly debut new versions of its iPad and iPad Mini tablets at the end of the month.