Laura Entis

Laura Entis

Staff Writer. Frequently covers tech, business psychology, social media, startups and digital advertising.
Laura Entis is a staff writer at Entrepreneur.com.
Sleep May Unlock Previously Unavailable Memories
Memory

Sleep May Unlock Previously Unavailable Memories

New research suggests that sleep doesn't just protect memories from being forgotten, it makes them easier to access.
It's Never Too Late: At 78, This Former Physicist Is Starting a Hedge Fund
Entrepreneurs

It's Never Too Late: At 78, This Former Physicist Is Starting a Hedge Fund

Another compelling argument that age is but a number.
The Celebs Who Lashed Out at NYC's Mayor Over the Uber Cap
Uber

The Celebs Who Lashed Out at NYC's Mayor Over the Uber Cap

Ashton Kutcher, Neil Patrick Harris and Kate Upton weren't happy with Bill de Blasio's attack on the ride-sharing company.
Are You an Empathetic or Analytical Thinker? Your Music Playlist May Hold the Answer.
Music

Are You an Empathetic or Analytical Thinker? Your Music Playlist May Hold the Answer.

According to a new study, the kind of music you like reflects the way your brain processes information.
Designing Wearables for People Who Don't Like Wearables
Wearable Tech

Designing Wearables for People Who Don't Like Wearables

Kegan Schouwenburg, the co-founder of a 3-D printed orthotic insoles startup, envisions a future where wearable tech is seamlessly integrated into what we're already wearing.
This 3-D Printed Cap Tells You When Your Milk Has Gone Bad
Technology

This 3-D Printed Cap Tells You When Your Milk Has Gone Bad

So you don't have to sniff.
It Just Got Easier for Business Travelers to Book Rooms on Airbnb
Business Travel

It Just Got Easier for Business Travelers to Book Rooms on Airbnb

The room-rental company launched new features aimed at making it more seamless for employees to book rooms, submit bills and keep track of expenses.
This Is How Instacart Is Reclassifying Contract Workers as Part-Time Employees
Sharing Economy

This Is How Instacart Is Reclassifying Contract Workers as Part-Time Employees

The on-demand grocery delivery company expects three-fourths of eligible workers to make the transition.
Cleaning Startup Homejoy Shuts Down, Blames Worker Classification Lawsuits
Legal Issues

Cleaning Startup Homejoy Shuts Down, Blames Worker Classification Lawsuits

The multiple worker classification lawsuits filed against the company were the 'deciding factor.'
Despite Obstacles, Tough Mudder Looks to Win Over Corporate America
Company Culture

Despite Obstacles, Tough Mudder Looks to Win Over Corporate America

The obstacle course business is highlighting its corporate package offerings and bulking up its strategy to increase its presence in the team-building market.
Reddit Lays Out New Harassment Policies
Reddit

Reddit Lays Out New Harassment Policies

Freshly reappointed CEO Steve Huffman took to AMA to answer users' questions.
Why Google's New Beacon Platform Is a Threat to Apple's iBeacon
beacons

Why Google's New Beacon Platform Is a Threat to Apple's iBeacon

While Apple's Bluetooth technology only works with iPhones, Google's Eddystone works with iOS and Android operating systems.
Ellen Pao's Tenure at Reddit May Be Over, But the Drama Isn't
Leadership

Ellen Pao's Tenure at Reddit May Be Over, But the Drama Isn't

Major players continue to very publicly stir the pot.
Match Now Owns Pretty Much Every Dating Website
Apps

Match Now Owns Pretty Much Every Dating Website

The IAC-owned group that operates Match, Tinder and OKCupid has just bought PlentyOfFish for $575 million.