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Why the Consumer and Finance Industries Are Ripe for Disruption
Innovation

Why the Consumer and Finance Industries Are Ripe for Disruption

As big and important as these sectors are to our daily lives, innovation is seriously lagging.
Ryan Caldbeck
Disruption Yet Again: 3 New Technologies That Will Transform Marketing
Technology

Disruption Yet Again: 3 New Technologies That Will Transform Marketing

Smart devices give access to new sources of data that can be used to enrich relationships with customers.
Joe Davis
6 Lessons Businesses Can Learn from a Michelin-Rated Restaurant
Lessons

6 Lessons Businesses Can Learn from a Michelin-Rated Restaurant

After doing a behind-the-scenes tour of restaurant Joël Robuchon, I learned many insights and lessons that can be applied to entrepreneurs, regardless of the industry they're in.
Vic Keller
Google's Eric Schmidt Wants You to Know Glass Isn't Dead
Google Glass

Google's Eric Schmidt Wants You to Know Glass Isn't Dead

The company's wearable face computer isn't gone for good.
Benjamin Snyder
5 Mindsets That Can Kill Your Best Ideas
Innovation

5 Mindsets That Can Kill Your Best Ideas

At the heart of innovation is a single question -- and here's how to think about your answer.
Dixie Gillaspie
Big Companies That Embrace Intrapreneurship Will Thrive
Innovation

Big Companies That Embrace Intrapreneurship Will Thrive

Without innovation, enterprises get too "comfortable" with past successes, and eventually go out of business.
George Deeb
This Is What It's Like to Ride in a Driverless Car
Self-driving Cars

This Is What It's Like to Ride in a Driverless Car

Are fully autonomous, 'driverless' cars within grasp? A new Mercedes-Benz prototype shows the possibilities.
Verne Kopytoff
This Is Where Google Says Glass Went All Wrong
Google Glass

This Is Where Google Says Glass Went All Wrong

The Explorer program may have brought too much early attention.
Alibaba's Latest Payments Innovation: Selfie-Powered Transactions
Mobile Payments

Alibaba's Latest Payments Innovation: Selfie-Powered Transactions

The ecommerce giant is taking another step into the world of mobile payments – this time, using the selfie as an authentication tool.
Nina Zipkin
SXSW: Steve Case Asks Entrepreneurs -- Are You Ready For the Third Wave?
SXSW

SXSW: Steve Case Asks Entrepreneurs -- Are You Ready For the Third Wave?

The thought leader says entrepreneurs must adapt to these 4 megatrends or perish.
Jacob Hall
4 Ways to Balance Urgency and Innovation in Your Startup
Innovation

4 Ways to Balance Urgency and Innovation in Your Startup

Balancing the long term and the short term requires finesse.
Chuck Cohn
SXSW: Talking Vegetables, Selfie Pods and More Insane Products From SXSW's Tradeshow Floor
SXSW 2015

SXSW: Talking Vegetables, Selfie Pods and More Insane Products From SXSW's Tradeshow Floor

Japanese ad giant Hakuhodo showcases a series of brand-new, futuristic products at Austin this year.
Laura Entis
5 Ways Service Companies Can Be Innovative
Service Business

5 Ways Service Companies Can Be Innovative

Much public love goes to product companies, but service providers can also be imaginative and exciting.
Zach Cutler
Could the Apple Watch Actually Hurt Apple's Phone Business?
Apple Watch

Could the Apple Watch Actually Hurt Apple's Phone Business?

By making us gradually less interested in our phones, Apple might be in turn ultimately hurting its iPhone sales.
Emily Price