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Jeff Bezos Wants to Create a Delivery Service for the Moon
Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos Wants to Create a Delivery Service for the Moon

Will there be Amazon Dash buttons in space?
Nina Zipkin
MWC 2017: 20 Intriguing Global Startups to Watch
Mobile World Congress

MWC 2017: 20 Intriguing Global Startups to Watch

Here are some of the coolest companies from around the world we spotted at MWC.
Here's What Experts Predict for VC and the IPO Market
Venture Capital

Here's What Experts Predict for VC and the IPO Market

One industry leader believes good companies will continue to find funding, period.
Shawn Degnan
When Amazon Makes a Mistake, Expect a Prompt, Overly Detailed Response
Amazon Web Services

When Amazon Makes a Mistake, Expect a Prompt, Overly Detailed Response

The internet outage on Tuesday was caused by a programmer's inputting error.
Entrepreneur Staff
Marijuana Industry to Create 283,000 Jobs by 2020, Report Projects
Cannabis

Marijuana Industry to Create 283,000 Jobs by 2020, Report Projects

The most serious potential obstacle to fast growth in cannabis employment is the Trump Administration.
dispensaries.com
6 Changes Your Company Must Make to Develop More Female Leaders
Women in Business

6 Changes Your Company Must Make to Develop More Female Leaders

Unconscious bias is undermining companies that sincerely, but wrongly, believe they are meritocracies.
Steffen Maier
Elon Musk Just Made This 10-Year-Old Fan's Day
Elon Musk

Elon Musk Just Made This 10-Year-Old Fan's Day

The CEO will run a homemade commercial contest after getting a letter from a 5th grader for her school project.
Nina Zipkin
In Defense of Royally Screwing Up
News and Trends

In Defense of Royally Screwing Up

We've all had a "wrong envelope" moment. Here's mine.
Dan Bova
Good Thinking Ahead, Nintendo! Switch Cartridges Taste Horrible on Purpose.
Nintendo

Good Thinking Ahead, Nintendo! Switch Cartridges Taste Horrible on Purpose.

It's meant to prevent accidental ingestion by young children, and it's really effective.
After Inventing the Check-in, Foursquare Pivots With Efforts to Sell its Location Superpowers to Everyone
Foursquare

After Inventing the Check-in, Foursquare Pivots With Efforts to Sell its Location Superpowers to Everyone

The New York-based company's main business is now licensing its location data to other companies like American Express and Land Rover.
Pepsi Is Laying Off Up to 100 Workers in Philadelphia and Blaming a 2-Month-Old Soda Tax
Pepsi

Pepsi Is Laying Off Up to 100 Workers in Philadelphia and Blaming a 2-Month-Old Soda Tax

The layoffs, which account for roughly 20 percent of Pepsi's 423 Philadelphia employees, will begin Wednesday and be spread out over the next few months.
Kate Taylor
Facebook Adds Suicide-Prevention Tools for Live Video
Facebook

Facebook Adds Suicide-Prevention Tools for Live Video

Facebook is also making it easier to connect with crisis support organizations over Messenger.
No Bonus for Marissa Mayer After Another 32 Million Yahoo Accounts Breached
Yahoo

No Bonus for Marissa Mayer After Another 32 Million Yahoo Accounts Breached

Add that to the 1.5 billion accounts that have already been compromised.
Gmail Increases File Attachment Size Limit to 50MB
Gmail

Gmail Increases File Attachment Size Limit to 50MB

But you can only receive files that large, not send them.