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What Invention Would You Most Like to See in Your Lifetime?
Inventions

What Invention Would You Most Like to See in Your Lifetime?

According to a new Pew study, if you're like a lot of Americans, you'd like to own something that gets you places faster, lets you time-travel or somehow prolongs your life.
Laura Entis
Lending Club's New Front: Loans for Braces and Your Kid's Kindergarten Tuition
Financing

Lending Club's New Front: Loans for Braces and Your Kid's Kindergarten Tuition

The peer-to-peer lending site announced today that, with its acquisition of Springstone Financial, it would be expanding its reach in consumer finance.
Catherine Clifford
21 Simple Ways to Get More Followers for Your Google Plus Business Page
Social Media

21 Simple Ways to Get More Followers for Your Google Plus Business Page

With its business-friendly features and implications for Google search, here's how you can supercharge your page on the network now.
How Local SEO Works and Why It Matters for Small Businesses
SEO

How Local SEO Works and Why It Matters for Small Businesses

Now is the best time to start creating a local strategy and to start building up your presence on search engine results pages.
Scott Langdon
Google Wants to Patent Contact Lenses That Can Snap Photos
Far Out Tech

Google Wants to Patent Contact Lenses That Can Snap Photos

The tech company has a new patent application to apply Google Glass's camera feature to contact lenses.
Laura Entis
Would You Spend $1,500 on Google Glass?
Google Glass

Would You Spend $1,500 on Google Glass?

As the smart glasses go on sale to the masses, we want to know if it's worth the money -- and the hassle.
Jason Fell
Google Scoops Up the Drone Maker Zuckerberg Failed to Win
Google

Google Scoops Up the Drone Maker Zuckerberg Failed to Win

The Big G wants in on the global internet-beaming solar drone game and it just scored a high-flying advantage.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Google to Make 'Glass' Available to the Masses...for One Day Only.
Google Glass

Google to Make 'Glass' Available to the Masses...for One Day Only.

The tech giant proves that it's also a savvy marketer, planning a one-day, limited-supply offering.
Laura Entis
Aereo Founder: If We Lose, 'We Have No Plan B'
Innovators

Aereo Founder: If We Lose, 'We Have No Plan B'

Chet Kanojia, network TV's Enemy No. 1, is looking to expand his controversial business even as he heads to the Supreme Court to defend it.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
A Look at Google Now, the Predictive Personal Assistant for Android and iOS
Office Tech

A Look at Google Now, the Predictive Personal Assistant for Android and iOS

The premise behind Google's smart service is as cool and handy as it is creepy.
Noah Kravitz
The Year Ahead: 5 Social Media Trends Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know
Social Media

The Year Ahead: 5 Social Media Trends Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know

It's critical to reevaluate your social media strategy at least once a year, if not quarterly.
Jayson DeMers
New Breed of Products Aims to Improve Users' Lives
Product Development

New Breed of Products Aims to Improve Users' Lives

The definition of product design has expanded thanks to the likes of Nest and Jawbone.
Richard Schatzberger
Why You Should Learn to Nap Like a Pro
Productivity

Why You Should Learn to Nap Like a Pro

If naps haven't become a part of your daily routine, you might want to reconsider.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Mixed Blessings: 4 Ways Computers Forever Changed How We Work
Technology

Mixed Blessings: 4 Ways Computers Forever Changed How We Work

On the 50th anniversary of IBM's iconic mainframe workhorse, we look at the revolutionary, lasting impact that computers, in all their many forms, have had on how we do (and sometimes don't) get work done.
Kim Lachance Shandrow