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.
When Does Internet Outrage Become Outrageous?
Mistakes

When Does Internet Outrage Become Outrageous?

Welcome to the age of outrage, where backlash is swift and intent has little meaning.
3 Unexpected Ways to Boost Creativity
Creativity

3 Unexpected Ways to Boost Creativity

Creativity can be elusive, but there are a few strategies for encouraging it to strike.
Read Sheryl Sandberg's Poignant Facebook Post on Losing Her Husband
Entrepreneurs

Read Sheryl Sandberg's Poignant Facebook Post on Losing Her Husband

Facebook's COO shares what she's learned about mourning, grieving and human connection since her husband passed away 30 days ago.
'Mysterious Woman' Throws Out Vintage Apple Computer Worth $200,000
Apple

'Mysterious Woman' Throws Out Vintage Apple Computer Worth $200,000

The Silicon Valley recycling company that owns the center where the woman deposited the computer is searching for her in order to give her half the proceeds from its recent sale.
How Patents Proliferated in the U.S. and Around the Globe (Infographic)
Patents

How Patents Proliferated in the U.S. and Around the Globe (Infographic)

Our nation's advanced patent system is very different the one adopted in 1790.
Social Networking App Path Bought by Korean Internet Firm
Social Media

Social Networking App Path Bought by Korean Internet Firm

Dave Morin, Path's founder and CEO, made the announcement via blog post.
The 10 Most Influential Leaders in Tech Right Now
Leadership

The 10 Most Influential Leaders in Tech Right Now

Jony Ive, Apple's chief design officer, is the runner-up in a new ranking.
The Way We Board Airplanes Is in Need of an Upgrade
Business Travel

The Way We Board Airplanes Is in Need of an Upgrade

One transport designer believes he has a solution, but don't hold your breath. It's unlikely to be implemented anytime soon.
Tell Us: Would You Swipe Right for a Networking Opportunity?
Networking

Tell Us: Would You Swipe Right for a Networking Opportunity?

Meshly joins the ranks of startups that aim to be the Tinder of professional connections.
We Asked Whether Schools Should Stop Teaching With Paper and Pens. And the Reaction Was Fiery.
Learning

We Asked Whether Schools Should Stop Teaching With Paper and Pens. And the Reaction Was Fiery.

There was an overwhelming call to keep them in the classroom.
5 of the Most Controversial Ads in Recent History
Marketing Strategies

5 of the Most Controversial Ads in Recent History

From puppy mills to beauty standards, the themes of these commercials provoked polarizing reactions.
Tell Us: Should Schools Still Use Pencils and Paper?
Learning

Tell Us: Should Schools Still Use Pencils and Paper?

One executive at Microsoft doesn't think so.
What Happens When You Ask Fifth Graders to Solve a Big Life Problem? A Little Bit of Genius.
Fresh Ideas

What Happens When You Ask Fifth Graders to Solve a Big Life Problem? A Little Bit of Genius.

New York City schools partnered with tech companies to help students create solutions for problems affecting their communities.
Watch Michael Fassbender in the First Steve Jobs Trailer, Iconic Black Turtleneck and All
Steve Jobs

Watch Michael Fassbender in the First Steve Jobs Trailer, Iconic Black Turtleneck and All

Seth Rogen as Steve Wozniak, Kate Winslet as engineer Joanna Hoffman and Jeff Daniels as John Sculley round out the cast.