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The Payments App Millennials Swear By
Mobile Payments

The Payments App Millennials Swear By

Can this payments service catch on beyond its super-connected niche?
JP Mangalindan
Why a Phone Call Is Better Than an Email (Usually)
Esquire Guy

Why a Phone Call Is Better Than an Email (Usually)

Our obsession with e-mail ignores a crucial truth about human beings: that we have evolved as listeners, not as readers.
Ross McCammon
Jawbone Launches New Wearable Fitness Trackers
Wearable Tech

Jawbone Launches New Wearable Fitness Trackers

The new devices can track details of workouts, hours slept and heart rate.
Apple's iPad Air 2 Is Best for Work, Not for Play
iPads

Apple's iPad Air 2 Is Best for Work, Not for Play

As phones grow ever larger, Apple's new iPad Air 2 shines in a different light: as a PC replacement.
Jason Cipriani
The Most Cost-Effective Cyber-Security Initiative You Can Employ
Cyber Attacks

The Most Cost-Effective Cyber-Security Initiative You Can Employ

Hint: It's not technology that will deliver the biggest boon.
Eric Basu
Wall Street Teams Up to Try to Fight Hackers
Cyber Security

Wall Street Teams Up to Try to Fight Hackers

Two financial regulatory groups have announced that their jointly produced software program, Soltra Edge, will become available on Dec. 2.
Catherine Clifford
Here's How to Get a Sneak Peek at the New Skype Translator
Communication strategies

Here's How to Get a Sneak Peek at the New Skype Translator

Microsoft just rolled out its new Skype translator, but it isn't available to just anyone.
Nina Zipkin
Google AdWords

7 Ways to Find and Fix Problems With Your Google AdWords Campaigns

Repairing the glitches in your Google Adwords campaigns is easy if you follow this seven-point checklist.
Perry Marshall, Mike Rhodes, and Bryan Todd
This Startup Wants to Shine a Light on Far Reaches of the Globe
Impact Investing

This Startup Wants to Shine a Light on Far Reaches of the Globe

Solar-powered lanterns are improving millions of lives while raising millions in capital.
David Bank
5 Apps That Never Forget Your Passwords and Require You to Remember Just One
Business Circle

5 Apps That Never Forget Your Passwords and Require You to Remember Just One

The most common mistake people make with their online security is to have one password for everything but now you can do it safely.
John Boitnott
This Gizmo Wants to Make Your Shower 'Smart,' Cutting Your Water Use In Half
Crowdfunding

This Gizmo Wants to Make Your Shower 'Smart,' Cutting Your Water Use In Half

A crowdfunding campaign for the Eva Smart Shower launched on Indiegogo this week.
Catherine Clifford
The Three Letters That Could Change Your Business: API
Software

The Three Letters That Could Change Your Business: API

Use computer code to mine and generate revenue from the larger ecosystem of complementary applications and services.
Eric Dynowski
Meet Spruce, a Telemedicine App Designed to Stop Acne in Its Tracks
Apps

Meet Spruce, a Telemedicine App Designed to Stop Acne in Its Tracks

Now you can get medical help for acne from the privacy of your own phone.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Looks Like Russia Is Building its Own Silicon Valley
Russia

Looks Like Russia Is Building its Own Silicon Valley

Big government meets small startups at the annual Open Innovations Forum in Moscow.
Clay Dillow