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Self-Driving Cars Could Generate Billions in Revenue
Self-driving Cars

Self-Driving Cars Could Generate Billions in Revenue

A new study says revenue could come from mobile internet services and products, even if occupants spend only a fraction of their free time on the web.
Will 3-D Printed Food Become as Common as the Microwave?
3-D printing

Will 3-D Printed Food Become as Common as the Microwave?

Entrepreneur Lynette Kucsma is bullish on the idea.
Matt McCue
Inventor's Block? Get Unstuck From Your Creative Rut.
Inventors

Inventor's Block? Get Unstuck From Your Creative Rut.

The flow of innovative ideas sometimes comes to a standstill. Here are five ways to find your spark again.
Louis Foreman
Happy Hour: Why Whiskey Might Be Your Next Go-To Drink
Alcohol

Happy Hour: Why Whiskey Might Be Your Next Go-To Drink

There's a noticeable resurgence of bourbon and Tennessee whiskey in the alcoholic beverage market, as mass-market beers and vodkas decline in sales.
Carly Okyle
Why More Millennials are Bullish on Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneur Mindset

Why More Millennials are Bullish on Entrepreneurship

Optimism is back in a big way among U.S. entrepreneurs, especially the millennial set.
Kate Rogers
The Most Important Piece of a Marketing Plan Is Your Targeted Customer
Marketing

The Most Important Piece of a Marketing Plan Is Your Targeted Customer

Knowing and anticipating the wants and needs of your customers shapes all the other elements of your plan.
Jim Joseph
Why Playing It Safe Will Kill Your Startup
Marketing Strategies

Why Playing It Safe Will Kill Your Startup

Following the prevailing trend or the tried-and-true could drain a new company's creativity. Aim instead to be an innovator.
Renée Warren
7 Home Decor Startup Trends to Watch
Interior Design Businesses

7 Home Decor Startup Trends to Watch

Creating a coherent, polished yet personalized aesthetic no longer requires an expert eye, bundles of free time or a hefty disposable income. Entrepreneurs have entered the game.
Charlotte Nichols
16 Startup Trends That Will Be Huge in 2015
Predictions

16 Startup Trends That Will Be Huge in 2015

A list of big, important predictions from the investors at venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz.
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff on Where Big Tech Is Headed
Technology

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff on Where Big Tech Is Headed

We're in the early stages of a data-science revolution, he says.
Need a New Website or Logo? Design Trends for 2015. (Infographic)
Design

Need a New Website or Logo? Design Trends for 2015. (Infographic)

These are the design styles that'll make it impossible to look away.
Carly Okyle
Marketing

Analysis Finds Content About Tech Trends Draws Attention to Ads About Anything

Consumer interest in the latest technology is so great that ads associated with tech news do better, even when the products are unrelated.
Amit Avner
Smart Kegs to Mobile: What to Watch in Retail
Retail

Smart Kegs to Mobile: What to Watch in Retail

Key takeaways from this week's National Retail Federation's show.
Krystina Gustafson
U.S. Retail Sales Weak, Cast a Cloud on Consumer Spending
Economic Conditions

U.S. Retail Sales Weak, Cast a Cloud on Consumer Spending

Economists had expected core retail sales to rise last month. They fell.