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.
LinkedIn May Have Two New Standalone Apps Up Its Sleeve
Social Media

LinkedIn May Have Two New Standalone Apps Up Its Sleeve

It's also overhauling its mobile messaging system.
AT&T Braces for $100 Million Fine Over 'Unlimited' Data Plans
FCC

AT&T Braces for $100 Million Fine Over 'Unlimited' Data Plans

The FCC is charging AT&T with not properly informing customers that it would slow data speeds on unlimited plans if data caps were exceeded.
To Mark Its First Birthday Yo Unveils Photo Messaging and Group Chats
Apps

To Mark Its First Birthday Yo Unveils Photo Messaging and Group Chats

The overhaul is basically Yo with frills.
Running Late? Google Maps Can Tell You If You'll Miss Closing Time.
Google Maps

Running Late? Google Maps Can Tell You If You'll Miss Closing Time.

If your destination will likely be closed by the time you arrive, you'll get a notification telling you as much.
Books as a Human Right: Meet the Startup Building a Cloud-Based Library for Students in the Developing World
Social Entrepreneurship

Books as a Human Right: Meet the Startup Building a Cloud-Based Library for Students in the Developing World

Library for All has built a 1,700-plus book library for students in Haiti and the Democratic Republic of the Congo that exists in the cloud.
What Is Consumer 3-D Printing Really Good For?
3-D Printing

What Is Consumer 3-D Printing Really Good For?

Kegan Schouwenburg, co-founder and CEO of SOLS, discusses the applications of 3-D printing beyond its novelty factor.
Picture This: Emoji Passwords
Emoji

Picture This: Emoji Passwords

A British security firm claims that emoji passwords are easier to remember and more secure than traditional PIN numbers.
In Landmark Move, FTC Takes Action Against Kickstarter Campaign Fraud
Crowdfunding

In Landmark Move, FTC Takes Action Against Kickstarter Campaign Fraud

A project creator was charged with using 'unfair or deceptive acts' to raise more than $120,000 on the crowdfunding platform, which he allegedly spent on personal expenses.
Dick Costolo Out as CEO of Twitter
Leadership

Dick Costolo Out as CEO of Twitter

Co-founder Jack Dorsey will temporarily replace him as the company searches for a new chief executive.
Here's What Oculus Just Revealed at Its Much-Anticipated Press Event
Oculus VR

Here's What Oculus Just Revealed at Its Much-Anticipated Press Event

Big news about partnerships and hand controllers, but still no word on a release date or a concrete price point.
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.