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Why College Campuses Are Going Gray
Education

Why College Campuses Are Going Gray

More and more older Americans are heading back to school. Here's why.
Kelley Holland
Bike Messengers: The Real Winners in the Same-Day Delivery Boom?
Jobs

Bike Messengers: The Real Winners in the Same-Day Delivery Boom?

Google, Amazon and Uber are all testing delivery services.
Uptin Saiidi
Google's Next Plan: Making Drone Delivery a Reality
Drones

Google's Next Plan: Making Drone Delivery a Reality

The tech giant recently completed test flights in Australia with a drone that hovers like a helicopter and flies like a plane.
Benjamin Kabin
'Angry Birds' Founder Out as CEO Amid Profit Decline
Angry Birds

'Angry Birds' Founder Out as CEO Amid Profit Decline

After leading Rovio Entertainment for five years, Mikael Hed is stepping down as chief executive.
Jason Fell
Airbnb Hands Over Names While Burger King Moves North: Weekly News Roundup
News and trends

Airbnb Hands Over Names While Burger King Moves North: Weekly News Roundup

Before your kick-off your holiday weekend, check out the news business owners need to know.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
The Video Revolution Will Not Be Televised
Television

The Video Revolution Will Not Be Televised

Viewing habits and advertising trends are poised for a dramatic and sweeping change.
Kevin Bobowski
This Famous Toilet-Paper Maker Is Ditching the Cardboard Tube
Sustainability

This Famous Toilet-Paper Maker Is Ditching the Cardboard Tube

Scott is looking to wipe out the competition with an environmentally-friendly brand of toilet paper that cuts down on the 17 billion cardboard tubes it says are thrown away each year.
Geoff Weiss
This Anti-Luxe Lodging Startup Will Put You Up in a Half-Built Treehouse For $19
Travel

This Anti-Luxe Lodging Startup Will Put You Up in a Half-Built Treehouse For $19

A new online service aims to find accommodations for brave, broke college students who are traveling.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Snapchat Valuation Skyrockets to $10 Billion Following New Funding
Valuations

Snapchat Valuation Skyrockets to $10 Billion Following New Funding

Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers tendered a $20 million investment in the as-yet-unprofitable ephemeral messaging app last May.
Geoff Weiss
How Entrepreneurs Can Prepare for a Higher Minimum Wage
Minimum Wage

How Entrepreneurs Can Prepare for a Higher Minimum Wage

Business owners are wise to be ready for eventual increases in the minimum wage.
Stephen Sheinbaum
Facebook Clamps Down on 'Clickbait'
Content Strategy

Facebook Clamps Down on 'Clickbait'

The company says the changes are aimed at preventing spam from drowning out the content users really want to see.
Benjamin Kabin
It's Official: All Smartphones Sold in California Must Have a 'Kill Switch'
Kill Switch

It's Official: All Smartphones Sold in California Must Have a 'Kill Switch'

Phones manufactured after July 1, 2015 and sold in the state must come equipped with an antitheft device that enables consumers to permanently shut them down.
Laura Entis
Watch Where You Swipe: Hackers Have Done More Damage Than You Realize
Hacking

Watch Where You Swipe: Hackers Have Done More Damage Than You Realize

More than 1,000 American businesses have been affected by in-store cash register breaches, estimates the Department of Homeland Security.
Laura Entis
Sony Suffers Cyber Attack, Bomb Threat
Cyber Attacks

Sony Suffers Cyber Attack, Bomb Threat

Sony's PlayStation network was shut down for several hours on Sunday while a flight carrying an executive at the company was diverted due to a bomb threat.
Laura Entis