Entrepreneur: Latest from Geoff Weiss http://www.entrepreneur.com The latest small business tips and advice from Entrepreneur.com. en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 22 Aug 2014 20:38:00 GMT Drone Freaks Out Airline Pilot, Sparks Cry for Regulation Drones are becoming more prevalent and dangerous than ever as regulatory talks by the FAA seemingly stall. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 20:38:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236767 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236767 GameStop Sales Soar in Second Quarter, Riding New Consoles Wave Hardware and software sales soared during the second quarter, riding new gaming consoles from Microsoft and Sony. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236751 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236751 Flight Cancelled? Google Wants to Prevent You From Having a Meltdown. A new feature within Google Now offers users the ability to ‘Find alternate flights’ in the event of cancellation or delay. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 19:01:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236727 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236727 Pair of Apple Patents Aims to Answer: 'Where'd I Park My Car?' iPhones might soon be able to determine when and where a car has been parked, and then guide absentminded drivers back to their vehicles. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:43:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236716 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236716 New Delaware Law Determines Where Your Digital Assets Live After You Die The law grants executors precisely the same access to digital information as they would possess for comparable physical documents. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 20:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236701 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236701 Putting Off Your Succession Plan? Don't. What if you die? What if you want to take a year-long sabbatical to Africa? Training and succession planning can ensure your company’s long-term survival. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236441 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236441 50 Cent Betting Heart-Monitoring Headphones Will Be a Hit The rapper's headphone company, SMS Audio, is entering the white-hot wearables space alongside famed chip maker Intel. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 18:46:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236571 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236571 Tom Hanks Seeks iTunes Stardom With Typewriter App The typewriter obsessive, who once boasted a collection numbering 200, has created an app that mimics the look, feel and sound of the bygone gadgets. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 15:43:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236563 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236563 Samsung Bashes iPhone Battery Life in Cleverly Placed Airport Ads The South Korean has affixed signs at airport power outlets that needle the Apple iPhone’s notoriously poor battery performance. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 19:54:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236538 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236538 Soon, Everyone in Silicon Valley Might Be Dousing Themselves in Ice Water Tech execs including Mark Zuckerberg, Satya Nadella and Dick Costolo have each poured buckets of ice water over their heads in the name of wiping out ALS. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236516 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236516 Lyft and Uber Trade Barbs Over Cancelled Rides The ridesharing startups are both accusing one another of sabotage in an all-out war of words. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 21:14:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236505 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236505 Meet Swash, a $500 Garment-Refreshing Machine to Delay Dry Cleaning The stigmas surrounding re-wearing clothes -- especially among business people with capsule wardrobes -- are significantly lessening, maker Procter & Gamble said. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 15:42:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236484 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236484 Great-Grandchildren of 'Aunt Jemima' File $2 Billion Suit Against Quaker Oats The heirs of Anna Short Harrington -- the second-ever woman to serve as the face of the Aunt Jemima breakfast brand -- are alleging 60 years of unpaid royalties in a brand new lawsuit. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19:48:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236462 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236462 Remembering Robin Williams: His 10 Most Inspirational Quotes The comedic genius and award-winning actor died yesterday of an apparent suicide. Here, we look back at 10 of his most poignant statements in life and film. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236442 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236442 Amazon Blocks Disney DVD Orders as Pricing War With Hachette Rages On Amid divisive contract disputes, the Walt Disney Company is the latest multimedia giant to find itself in Amazon's crosshairs. Mon, 11 Aug 2014 21:19:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236429 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236429 A Rare Glimpse Inside Apple University, the Company's Covert Training Grounds In exquisitely austere classrooms, Apple employees are taught brand values and corporate history by a full-time staff that hails from Yale, Harvard and M.I.T. Mon, 11 Aug 2014 16:51:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236397 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236397 Think You Know Your Company's Core Values? Think Again. With passing years, it's easy for businesses to lose sight of their founding principles. Here's how to regroup as your company evolves. Fri, 08 Aug 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236226 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236226 Zuckerberg Taunted Employees With Samurai Sword, Ex-Facebooker Says Noah Kagan, Facebook's 30th employee, claims his former boss jokingly threatened to 'chop' underperformers with a huge sword. Thu, 07 Aug 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236306 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236306 YouTube Snaps Up App That Helps Startups Create Marketing Videos Previously little-known Directr has joined YouTube’s video advertising team, the companies announced. Thu, 07 Aug 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236292 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236292 Help Select Our 'College Entrepreneur of 2014' Nominees run the gamut, having created everything from a mouth guard that aims to prevent sports-related concussions to an app that helps actors nail down relevant and timely auditions. Wed, 06 Aug 2014 19:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236209 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236209 Vote Now to Help Us Pick Our 'Emerging Entrepreneur of 2014' Our finalists have created everything from the world's first Twitter-based advertising agency to a toy startup that purports to be the 'Netflix for Legos.' Wed, 06 Aug 2014 19:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236213 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236213 Who Should Be Named Our 'Established Entrepreneur of 2014?' Cast Your Vote. Our five finalists have made their mark in the worlds of gift cards, payment processing, food delivery, music packaging and chai tea. Wed, 06 Aug 2014 19:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236247 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236247 With an All-Deaf Wait Staff, New Restaurant Asks Guests to Order in Sign Language At the aptly-named Signs restaurant in Toronto, one restaurateur is piloting a new concept that aims to give hearing diners a glimpse into deaf culture. Wed, 06 Aug 2014 17:43:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236270 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236270 Sprint Shelves Bid for T-Mobile, Calls in New CEO After months of languishing in regulatory limbo, a proposed merger between Sprint and T-Mobile is now off. Wed, 06 Aug 2014 15:49:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236262 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236262 Xiaomi, the 'Apple of the East,' Surpasses Samsung as China's Top Smartphone Seller In China's mobile market -- the largest on earth -- there's a brand new leader in town. Tue, 05 Aug 2014 16:51:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236227 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236227 Square Scoops Up Fancy Food Delivery Startup 'Caviar' Caviar, which delivers meals from high-end restaurants that don't typically offer delivery, represents new territory for the electronic payments company. Mon, 04 Aug 2014 16:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236185 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236185 More Proof That YouTube's Top Stars Are Getting Filthy Rich One of the site's biggest stars surprised his parents -- on camera, naturally -- with $340,000 to completely pay off their mortgage. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 17:59:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236152 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236152 SeaWorld, Southwest Airlines Terminate Partnership Amid 'Blackfish' Fallout While the companies chalked it up to 'shifting priorities,' the announcement comes on the heels of widespread urgings by animal activists. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 16:03:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236141 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236141 Why TD Bank's Emotional 'Thank You' Video Is Marketing Magic The viral video, which features a talking ATM that dispenses incredible gifts for customers, is as emotionally poignant as it is commercially impactful. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 21:06:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236123 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236123 Sharing Economy Sets Sights on Business Travelers -- But Will They Bite? Airbnb and Uber both announced new services exclusively targeting businesses, but will travelers look beyond a host of security and regulatory issues plaguing the sharing economy? Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:42:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236104 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236104