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Not Just for Weddings: Set Up a Registry for Your New Business
Innovators

Not Just for Weddings: Set Up a Registry for Your New Business

If you ask, your supporters may just buy you office equipment and supplies.
Regina Anaejionu
Home-Brewed Coca-Cola in 2015 Could Transform the Beverage Industry
Growth Strategies

Home-Brewed Coca-Cola in 2015 Could Transform the Beverage Industry

Coca-Cola has inked a 10-year partnership with Keurig-maker Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, and has also purchased a 10% equity stake in the company valued at $1.25 billion.
Geoff Weiss
Investors Unnerved: Is Twitter Too Difficult to Use?
Marketing

Investors Unnerved: Is Twitter Too Difficult to Use?

The social media company's stock plunges 20 percent on report of slow user growth.
Jason Fell
Government Shuts Down Small Brewery's Beer Drones
Technology

Government Shuts Down Small Brewery's Beer Drones

The FAA's shutdown of Lakemaid beer delivery drones drew criticism for hurting small businesses.
Kate Taylor
CVS to Quit Selling Tobacco Products
Growth Strategies

CVS to Quit Selling Tobacco Products

CVS is the first national pharmacy chain that will drop cigarettes and other tobacco products from its shelves -- a move that is estimated to cost the company $2 billion annually.
Kate Taylor
App Developer to Facebook: We Had 'Paper' First
Technology

App Developer to Facebook: We Had 'Paper' First

FiftyThree, which created its own award-winning app entitled Paper in 2012, may take legal action against Facebook for its much-ballyhooed new reader app of the same name.
Geoff Weiss
The 10 Must-Have Ingredients for a Successful Invention
Growth Strategies

The 10 Must-Have Ingredients for a Successful Invention

While many people believe they have the next million-dollar idea, in reality their vision could be a total dud. Here are 10 things needed to make your invention a success.
Christopher Hawker
Twitter Inks Partnership With Music Startup to Track Emerging Artists
Technology

Twitter Inks Partnership With Music Startup to Track Emerging Artists

Following a deal with the entertainment company 300, Twitter will share prized information about who happens to be tweeting about emerging musicians.
Geoff Weiss
Ever Heard of a Patent Map? They Can Help Predict the Future.
Growth Strategies

Ever Heard of a Patent Map? They Can Help Predict the Future.

By presenting dense technical text in a simple visual format, patent maps can be efficient tools for reading a competitive landscape, preforming due diligence and even forecasting upcoming trends.
Laura Entis
How Startups Can Tap Into Google's Secret Sauce: OKRs
Growth Strategies

How Startups Can Tap Into Google's Secret Sauce: OKRs

Google has been implementing this strategy since its startup heydays and continues to utilize it even as it workforce has grown to more than 45,000 employees.
Jake Gibson
Budweiser's Puppies Win the Super Bowl Commercial Game
Marketing

Budweiser's Puppies Win the Super Bowl Commercial Game

Budweiser's 'Puppy Love' commercial was voted the best of the Super Bowl by fans on Hulu AdZone.
Kate Taylor
Why 'Gen Z' May Be More Entrepreneurial Than 'Gen Y'
Entrepreneurs

Why 'Gen Z' May Be More Entrepreneurial Than 'Gen Y'

Here are five important reasons why the younger generation may be more inclined to be the entrepreneurs of the near future.
Dan Schawbel
Despite Long, Litigious Past, Samsung and Google Announce 10 Year Cross-Licensing Agreement
Technology

Despite Long, Litigious Past, Samsung and Google Announce 10 Year Cross-Licensing Agreement

The agreement comes after years of patent disputes over smartphones and tablets.
Benjamin Kabin