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A new study claims that attractive CEOs are more likely to garner higher stock returns, negotiate more lucratively and take home bigger paychecks.
Imagine if Bill Gates was your Secret Santa? One lucky Reddit user was unknowingly paired up with the Microsoft chairman and billionaire, who gave her a cow - sort of.
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Streak, a customer relationship management app that integrates with Gmail, unveiled a feature today that allows senders to see who has read an email, where they read it and what type of device they read it on.
On-demand car service Uber has teamed up with GM and Toyota to provide drivers discounts on car purchases and friendlier financial terms.
After Kanye West took a stab at Zappos's products, the company fought back and some clever commenters joined in.
Owners of Tesla's Model S gave high marks to the vehicle, which is currently the subject of an investigation by U.S. safety regulators.
Last month, Twitter changed its direct-messaging options. It has now decided it wasn't such a good idea and is reverting back to its old ways.
Subscription-commerce business The Honest Company has just closed a round of funding for expansion and growth.
Lady Gaga's latest album gets scrutinized, Nokia enters the phablet market, SCORE dishes out intellectual property tips from SCORE, TechCrunch hosts Meetup + Pitch-off, a live chat with Henry Blodget. This week's news and startup events for entrepreneurs.
A mention on Oprah's Favorite Things list used to be golden for businesses. But with her list now only in magazine format, is the same still true?
Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim led a $60 million funding round for video and photo-sharing startup Mobli.
Chad Hurley of YouTube is feeling the wrath of Kimye after releasing a video of their marriage proposal.
Lavabit founder Ladar Levison has teamed up with Silent Circle to launch an innovative, secure email tool called Dark Mail.
Dell says a new manufacturing process is to blame for the bad smell coming from one of its new laptops.
Learn from the best of the digital media industry at MediaNext, SCORE helps you build a profitable online business, jam with more than 1,500 students at the CEO.org National Conference, MetLife is on the hunt for rock-star programmers to help out veterans and the tech industry makes a formal push for immigration reform. This week's notable news and startup events for entrepreneurs.
LinkedIn rolled out an email app this week that is now being questioned by security researchers.
A life-saving app, indie art and music gets crowdfunded, a step-by-step guide to building a better brain, how to manage your managers, why the emerging-markets craze may be over. This week's notable news and tantalizing tidbits for entrepreneurs.
The virtual-scrapbooking social network site has raised $564 million to date without any visible source of revenue. But that will soon change.
The Facebook co-founder co-led a $4 million round in survey startup Panorama Education in what appears to be his first national equity investment through his foundation Startup:Education.
Chairwoman Wang will assume more day-to-day operational duties as the company focuses on regaining market share.
Billionaire cleared on insider trading charges brought against him by the Securities and Exchange Commission.
The much publicized gaming company is looking to get its hands dirty in ed-tech.
A country with a fifth of China's population is actually responsible for the most attack traffic.
The National Security Agency better watch out. One business is gunning to get them.