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These 5 Retail Innovations Could Actually Make You Want to Shop in a Store Again
Retail

These 5 Retail Innovations Could Actually Make You Want to Shop in a Store Again

Brick-and-mortar stores have a lot to learn from online marketplaces.
Lydia Belanger
The Important Lesson Entrepreneurs Can Learn From the $1 Million-Dollar Apple Computer That Sparked a Revolution
Radicals & Visionaries

The Important Lesson Entrepreneurs Can Learn From the $1 Million-Dollar Apple Computer That Sparked a Revolution

Here's a smart business technique you can glean from how tech legends Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak brought their first dream machine to life.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Huawei's Global Smartphone Shipments Jump in First Half
Huawei

Huawei's Global Smartphone Shipments Jump in First Half

Huawei aims to surpass market leaders Samsung and Apple within five years to become the world's top smartphone vendor.
Pop Quiz: How Smart Are You About Your Smartphone?
Smartphones

Pop Quiz: How Smart Are You About Your Smartphone?

Your PC is more than a replacement for the bygone typewriter. Your smartphone is way more than a phone.
Pratik Dholakiya
Apple's iOS 10 Is Now Available in Public Beta -- Start Up Your Day Roundup
Start Up Your Day

Apple's iOS 10 Is Now Available in Public Beta -- Start Up Your Day Roundup

Plus: Dating app Bumble is launching a professional networking service called BumbleBizz.
Grace Reader
Smartphones Lift Samsung to Best Profit in More Than 2 Years
Samsung

Smartphones Lift Samsung to Best Profit in More Than 2 Years

The mobile division likely was the top earner for the second straight quarter, raising the question of whether the South Korean company can sustain this strong momentum in the face of competition from Apple and cheaper Chinese rivals.
BlackBerry Ditches Classic Model Smartphone
BlackBerry

BlackBerry Ditches Classic Model Smartphone

The company launched the Classic less than two years ago hoping it would resonate with customers yearning for a physical keyboard in a world of touchscreens.
4 Ways to Keep Employees Focused on Work and Not Their Phones
Distractions

4 Ways to Keep Employees Focused on Work and Not Their Phones

Smartphones are here to stay. So are the distractions they pose. What are you doing to maintain productivity?
Andre Lavoie
Can Distractions Actually Boost Productivity in the Workplace?
Distractions

Can Distractions Actually Boost Productivity in the Workplace?

Smartphones? Email? Dogs in the office? Believe it or not, these things can actually encourage more, not less, work.
Matt Straz
6 Reasons a Smartphone Is All You Need to Get Rolling
Radicals & Visionaries

6 Reasons a Smartphone Is All You Need to Get Rolling

Today's smartphone does so much that it's almost fair to say that an entrepreneur who insists they need more is really procrastinating. Just do it.
Toby Nwazor
How the Future of Mobile Search Is Unfolding This Year and Beyond
Marketing Bootcamp

How the Future of Mobile Search Is Unfolding This Year and Beyond

"Mobile First" is about meeting the mobile customers at every point of their journey.
John Rampton
Writing for a Mobile Audience: 4 Things to Remember
Marketing Bootcamp

Writing for a Mobile Audience: 4 Things to Remember

Readers using small screens interact with the content you write in a different way.
Why WeWork's Busy Co-Founder Ignores His Phone When He's Home
Make More Happen

Why WeWork's Busy Co-Founder Ignores His Phone When He's Home

'If you're not fully doing something, then you're probably not doing it well,' Miguel McKelvey says. Parenting included.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
9 Apps That Help Improve Productivity
Productivity Tools

9 Apps That Help Improve Productivity

It's not just information that makes smartphones so important, they also allow us to become more productive in our daily lives.
Patrick Schock