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.
Startups Can Now Buy Insurance to Protect Themselves Against Patent Trolls
Patent trolls

Startups Can Now Buy Insurance to Protect Themselves Against Patent Trolls

Which is good, but further proof that our patent system is broken.
How These Entrepreneurs Found a Catchy Way to Teach Students Financial Literacy
Personal Finance

How These Entrepreneurs Found a Catchy Way to Teach Students Financial Literacy

Flocabulary, a company that makes educational hip-hop songs and videos for grades K-12, will use the same medium to teach kids about personal finance.
Soleil Moon Frye: 'There's Never Been a Better Time to Be a Mompreneur'
Mompreneurs

Soleil Moon Frye: 'There's Never Been a Better Time to Be a Mompreneur'

The 'Punky Brewster' actress discusses balancing life as a mother to three young kids and running her online party supplies business, P.S. XO, which just announced its merger with the retail party line Seedling.
This New Font Is Designed for People With Dyslexia
Design

This New Font Is Designed for People With Dyslexia

Research has suggested dyslexia affects more than one third of U.S. entrepreneurs
Here's Elon Musk's Plan to Deliver Internet Access to Billions
Elon Musk

Here's Elon Musk's Plan to Deliver Internet Access to Billions

It involves sending a network of 700 lightweight satellites into space.
United States Postal Service Reports Possible Breach
Data Breach

United States Postal Service Reports Possible Breach

The hack may have compromised more than 800,000 employees' personal data, including Social Security numbers.
This Startup Thinks Your Password Sucks -- And It's Doing Something About It
Cyber Security

This Startup Thinks Your Password Sucks -- And It's Doing Something About It

Authy, a two-step authentication startup, wants to usher companies and consumers alike into the next stage in online security
The Case Against Sharing Your Epic Vacation Photos on Social Media
Social Media

The Case Against Sharing Your Epic Vacation Photos on Social Media

In a nutshell: You run the risk of alienating people.
3 Things to Consider When Scaling Your Online Business
Scaling

3 Things to Consider When Scaling Your Online Business

Yes, you could go from zero to 60 in a matter of months, but faster isn't always smarter.
Amazon Prime Members Are Starting to Get Free Shipping on Other Websites
Amazon

Amazon Prime Members Are Starting to Get Free Shipping on Other Websites

The company wants to partner with fashion retailers to provide free one-day shipping for its prime-members.
The Iconic Pepsi Ad That Made Coke Go Ballistic
Advertising

The Iconic Pepsi Ad That Made Coke Go Ballistic

Former Apple and Pepsi CEO John Sculley reflects on the Pepsi Challenge, an ad campaign that helped put the soda giant on the map.
Christian Bale Won't Play Steve Jobs in Biopic After All
Steve Jobs

Christian Bale Won't Play Steve Jobs in Biopic After All

First Leonardo DiCaprio and now Christian Bale have decided against playing the iconic Apple co-founder.
With the FCC Considering a Hybrid Approach to Net Neutrality, Will Anyone Be Satisfied?
Net Neutrality

With the FCC Considering a Hybrid Approach to Net Neutrality, Will Anyone Be Satisfied?

Under the framework, Internet service providers would be classified as an information service for consumers but a common carrier service for websites and content sites.
Seth Rogen in Talks to Play Steve Wozniak to Christian Bale's Steve Jobs in Upcoming Movie
Steve Wozniak

Seth Rogen in Talks to Play Steve Wozniak to Christian Bale's Steve Jobs in Upcoming Movie

The actor is apparently 'being eyed' to play the Apple co-founder in the still untitled Danny Boyle directed film.