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Get a Software Patent to Protect Yourself, But Be Prepared for a Frustrating Process
Patents

Get a Software Patent to Protect Yourself, But Be Prepared for a Frustrating Process

Creating innovative software and getting a patent for it do not line up very well in this day and age. Here are eight reasons why the two are such different worlds.
Martin Zwilling
5 Growth-Hacking Myths for Software Entrepreneurs
Growth Hacking

5 Growth-Hacking Myths for Software Entrepreneurs

No, they won't come just because you built it, and no, growth hacking is not synonymous with 'black hat' SEO.
Matthew Capala
How Ag-Tech Ripened Into a Growing Market
Agribusiness

How Ag-Tech Ripened Into a Growing Market

As the market grows for better farm data, VC firms are seeding new developments.
Margaret Littman
Dell Acknowledges Security Vulnerability in New Laptops
Cybersecurity

Dell Acknowledges Security Vulnerability in New Laptops

A program pre-installed on new laptops is susceptible to cyber intrusions.
Need Help Understanding Help-Desk Software? Read This.
Ask a Geek

Need Help Understanding Help-Desk Software? Read This.

Bringing order to the chaos with help-desk software.
Mikal E. Belicove
4 Strategies to Help Your Business Reach Its First Million Dollars in Revenue
Growth Strategies

4 Strategies to Help Your Business Reach Its First Million Dollars in Revenue

Offer a great product or service and keep pushing until you reach this milestone.
Zach Cutler
There's No Such Thing as a Bug-Free App
Software

There's No Such Thing as a Bug-Free App

But your software developers can get close to creating a perfect one. Here's how.
Rahul Varshneya
Zenefits Rolls Out Free Software to Help Businesses Comply With Health-Care Requirements
Zenefits

Zenefits Rolls Out Free Software to Help Businesses Comply With Health-Care Requirements

With employers facing new Affordable Care Act reporting requirements in 2016, one human-resources tech company is automating the process.
Catherine Clifford
Why a High School Dropout's Staffing Company Is in a Class of Its Own
Young Millionaires

Why a High School Dropout's Staffing Company Is in a Class of Its Own

Taso Du Val's Toptal helps businesses find the software know-how they need.
Jason Ankeny
Meet the Young Millionaires of 2015
Young Millionaires

Meet the Young Millionaires of 2015

What's interesting to note about our Young Millionaires for 2015 is that their age is of minimal consequence. Rather, it's their potential for long-term viability that stands out.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
One Man's Software Background Makes Manufacturing Hardware Easy
Manufacturing

One Man's Software Background Makes Manufacturing Hardware Easy

MacroFab lets electronics startups dream big.
Grant Davis
Ex-Employees Say Antivirus Giant Faked Malware to Damage Rivals
Business News

Ex-Employees Say Antivirus Giant Faked Malware to Damage Rivals

Two former employees at Kapersky Lab say the attacks were ordered by the company's co-founder.
How a SaaS Platform Allowed This Tech Startup to Turn Customers into Advocates
Ready To Launch

How a SaaS Platform Allowed This Tech Startup to Turn Customers into Advocates

Centralized software leads to superpowered customer service and a huge productivity boost.