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How a 3-D Printer Just Gave This Little Girl an Awesome, New Prosthetic Hand
Far Out Tech

How a 3-D Printer Just Gave This Little Girl an Awesome, New Prosthetic Hand

Faith Lennox's breakthrough prosthetic 'robohand,' molded in her favorite colors, was printed and assembled in less than 24 hours, but 3-D printing gave her much more than a hand.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Sailo Wants to Be Your Airbnb for Yachting
Sharing Economy

Sailo Wants to Be Your Airbnb for Yachting

This new startup connects boat owners with renters.
Catherine Clifford
Time to Pull the Plug? 8 Real Threats to Traditional TV.
Television

Time to Pull the Plug? 8 Real Threats to Traditional TV.

More than a popular AMC program, the real "Walking Dead" may just be the service providers that lock people into bundled services.
Alex Iskold
Amazon Dash Makes Shopping as Easy as Pushing a Button
Amazon

Amazon Dash Makes Shopping as Easy as Pushing a Button

The tech giant rolled out its expansion of the Dash program, which includes brand-specific buttons that let you order supplies.
Nina Zipkin
Apple Watch Launch Only 'Symbolic' for Wearables Industry, Research Group Says
Wearable Tech

Apple Watch Launch Only 'Symbolic' for Wearables Industry, Research Group Says

While smartwatch sales are poised for serious growth this year, the 'key to success' hasn't been communicated to consumers yet, according to IDC.
Jason Fell
Should You Break Into the Wearables Market?
Wearable Tech

Should You Break Into the Wearables Market?

How savvy entrepreneurs can cash in on the trend for wearables.
8 Tools That Help You Perform Day-to-Day Tasks More Efficiently
Productivity

8 Tools That Help You Perform Day-to-Day Tasks More Efficiently

With these applications, entrepreneurs can be more productive and instead focusing on growing their businesses.
Thomas Smale
8 Ways to Build a Better Password
Security

8 Ways to Build a Better Password

Put down the Post-it. I repeat: put down the Post-it.
Nina Zipkin
The Rules of Business Texting
Texting

The Rules of Business Texting

There are, OMG, actual rules of etiquette you should observe.
John Rampton
There's a Big, Untapped Pool of Potential Tech Talent Out There
Tech Startups

There's a Big, Untapped Pool of Potential Tech Talent Out There

There are many bright, motivated high school kids who can't afford four years of college who may very well make highly valuable tech workers.
Anne Fisher
6 Companies That Are Teaching Educators What Good 'Disruption' Means
online education

6 Companies That Are Teaching Educators What Good 'Disruption' Means

From Khan Academy to Udemy, entrepreneurs in education are making a difference in our schools.
John Boitnott
The Right Way to Monetize Your Free App
Mobile Apps

The Right Way to Monetize Your Free App

In an over-saturated app marketplace, a user likely won't think twice about deleting a free app with intrusive advertising and moving on to a competitor.
Sara Sisenwein
If You Thought Selfie Sticks Made You Look Ridiculous, Get Ready for Selfie Shoes!
Fashion

If You Thought Selfie Sticks Made You Look Ridiculous, Get Ready for Selfie Shoes!

They're just an April Fool's Day prank. And thank goodness for that.
Jason Fell
IBM Says It Will Invest $3 Billion in 'Internet of Things' Unit
Internet of Things

IBM Says It Will Invest $3 Billion in 'Internet of Things' Unit

The goal is to sell its expertise in gathering and making sense of the surge in real-time data.