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.
Beyond Meat's CEO Thinks Chicken Can Come From Plants
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Beyond Meat's CEO Thinks Chicken Can Come From Plants

'You can get hung-up on meat's origin – it comes from a chicken, cow or pig – but the other way to think about meat is its composition.'
Udemy Addresses Criticism Over Its Handling of Pirated Content
Piracy

Udemy Addresses Criticism Over Its Handling of Pirated Content

The company will review its copyright processes.
Genetically-Altered Mosquitoes May Be Key to Eradicating Malaria, Study Shows
Science

Genetically-Altered Mosquitoes May Be Key to Eradicating Malaria, Study Shows

Scientists at the University of California inserted heritable, malaria-blocking genes into mosquitoes and observed encouraging results.
Elon Musk Is Personally Interviewing Job Candidates
Hiring

Elon Musk Is Personally Interviewing Job Candidates

The Tesla chief is looking to hire software engineers for his autonomous vehicle division.
This $100 Lifelike Robotic Companion Cat Is a Toy Made for Seniors
Data-Driven Marketing

This $100 Lifelike Robotic Companion Cat Is a Toy Made for Seniors

It's the first in Hasbro's line of 'companion' pets for the elderly.
At This Store, the Fitting-Room Mirrors Know All
Retail

At This Store, the Fitting-Room Mirrors Know All

Shoppers at the Ralph Lauren Polo flagship store in New York City can now engage with Oak Labs' smart, interactive fitting-room mirrors.
Another Large-Scale Study Just Justified Your Coffee Habit
Health

Another Large-Scale Study Just Justified Your Coffee Habit

A new study found that those who drink three to five cups of coffee a day (decaf or caffeinated) may be less likely to die prematurely.
Lawsuit Claims Birth Control Packaging Error Led to More Than 100 Unwanted Pregnancies
Legal Issues

Lawsuit Claims Birth Control Packaging Error Led to More Than 100 Unwanted Pregnancies

The suit seeks millions in damages including, in some cases, child-rearing expenses up to the age of 18.
Soon, You Could Receive a Facebook Message That Disappears Before You Read It
Messaging

Soon, You Could Receive a Facebook Message That Disappears Before You Read It

Facebook is testing a strange, new ephemeral feature in France.
Apple May Launch a Venmo Competitor
Mobile Payments

Apple May Launch a Venmo Competitor

Square, Facebook and Google have also entered the peer-to-peer payments space.
Trello's CEO on the Surprising Benefit Cloud-Based Tools Bring
Radicals and Visionaries

Trello's CEO on the Surprising Benefit Cloud-Based Tools Bring

Michael Pryor shares what shifts when project management tools evolve.
Crayola Launches a Line of Coloring Books for Adults
Data-Driven Marketing

Crayola Launches a Line of Coloring Books for Adults

Because sometimes it's fun to color inside the elaborate lines.
Why Mark Zuckerberg Just Gave This High School Student $400,000
Science

Why Mark Zuckerberg Just Gave This High School Student $400,000

The answer combines science and YouTube.
3 Strategies for Hacking Happiness
Happiness

3 Strategies for Hacking Happiness

Tips for increasing well-being without significantly altering one's life circumstances.
McDonald's Ex-CEO Will Help Sell You Vegan Burgers
Health

McDonald's Ex-CEO Will Help Sell You Vegan Burgers

He just joined the board of 'fake meat' startup Beyond Meat.