Laura Entis

Laura Entis

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Bankruptcy

San Francisco's Largest Yellow Cab Company Files for Bankruptcy Protection

The company's president blamed competition from ride-sharing services such as Uber and Lyft, among other factors.
Super Bowl Ads

Squarespace Is Going All in With a Super Bowl Ad Starring Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele

The website builder goes for laughs in its third spot at the big game.
Social Media

Nielsen Adds Facebook Conversations to Its TV Ratings

The media research firm will track public and private conversations regarding television shows on the platform.
Personal Health

Despite Changes to Federal Dietary Guidelines, the Rules of Healthy Eating Have Never Changed

Vilifying a nutrient -- from fat, cholesterol to sugar -- doesn't necessarily lead to a more balanced, healthful diet. Instead, it often has the opposite effect, experts say.
Careers

The 10 Best Jobs in America for 2016

If you're looking for a competitive job market and a cushy median base salary, these careers are your best, according to a new report from Glassdoor.
Persuasion

3 Ways to Use the Power of Persuasion in Your Marketing

Persuasion requires the ability to alter not just action but attitude.
Marketing

A Marketing Expert Says These Types of Ads Are Most Appealing to First-Time Mothers

'The ads that tend to not do well are the ones that depict perfection in life that's really not accurate.'
Privacy Concerns

Despite Social Media's Popularity, Most Americans Don't Want to Give Up Private Data

Clearly, the latest report from Pew shows we're conflicted, because we're still all on Facebook.
Personal Health

Study: Low-Fiber Diets Could Be Messing With Gut Bacteria Diversity

A lack of diversity is never a good thing, especially for our microbiomes, which may be a factor in obesity.
Health

Could 'Poop Pills' Be the Key to Treating Obesity?

Researchers are examining the link between gut bacteria and metabolism in humans with new clinical trial.
Personal Health

Your Server's Wide Waistline May Steer You Towards Dessert

Diners who were served by a waiter with higher BMIs were more likely to end their meals with a sweet treat, according to study.
Oculus VR

If You're Patient, You Can Now Pre-Order the Oculus Rift for $599

Consumers who backed the original Kickstarter campaign will get the headset for free, Facebook-owned company announced.
Regulations

FTC Orders 'Brain Training' Company Lumosity to Pay $2 Million Over Deceptive Advertising Practices

'Lumosity simply did not have the science to back up its ads,' said the FTC's director of consumer protection.
Power Couples

Tory Burch and Marc Jacobs Boss to Wed

Union of power players may be the first of its kind in the fashion world.