Technology

TaskRabbit's Co-Founder Aims to Simplify 401(k)s With New Venture
Tech Startups

TaskRabbit's Co-Founder Aims to Simplify 401(k)s With New Venture

First, he made finding a gig worker easy. Now he wants to fix a 'broken' retirement savings system.
Stephen J. Bronner
How to Hit It Out of the Park With Your Audience
Target Markets

How to Hit It Out of the Park With Your Audience

Lessons in product-market fit from the San Francisco Giants CIO.
Sean Jacobsohn
Grand Theft Auto V Is Helping Teach Driverless Car AI
Driverless Cars

Grand Theft Auto V Is Helping Teach Driverless Car AI

The game is a very rich and realistic simulation from which to learn to drive.
Why Mark Zuckerberg Is Excited About an Augmented Reality Future
Facebook

Why Mark Zuckerberg Is Excited About an Augmented Reality Future

The Facebook founder laid out the tech the company is working on during his F8 keynote address.
Nina Zipkin
These Are the Top Mixed Reality Companies in the World Today
Virtual Reality

These Are the Top Mixed Reality Companies in the World Today

There are hundreds of companies in the mix. We highlight the best.
Mark Fidelman
4 Lessons for Entrepreneurs From Africa's Solar Industry
Entrepreneurial Lessons

4 Lessons for Entrepreneurs From Africa's Solar Industry

Wherever you are in the world, offering a solution and way for the customer to afford the solution is what drives success.
Ping Jiang
Study: Drivers Use Their Phones During 88 Percent of Trips
Phones

Study: Drivers Use Their Phones During 88 Percent of Trips

The study, by analytics firm Zendrive, found that 'Americans use their phones nearly every single time they get behind the wheel.'
MIT Tools Help You Learn a New Language During Idle Moments
Learning

MIT Tools Help You Learn a New Language During Idle Moments

Researchers from MIT have developed a series of tools called WaitSuite that test you on vocabulary words during times you wouldn't otherwise be doing anything.
iPhone Thief Outsmarted at Coachella Music Festival
iPhone

iPhone Thief Outsmarted at Coachella Music Festival

The tech-savvy music lovers fired up the Find My iPhone app and chased the alleged thief around the Indio, Calif., venue until security workers could nab him.
The Challenges of Omnichannel and How Retailers Might Solve Them
Retail

The Challenges of Omnichannel and How Retailers Might Solve Them

Customers are among the biggest challenge for retailers aiming to maximize their omnichannel potential.
Nicole Leinbach Reyhle
'The Godfather' Meets Bruce Springsteen -- How This CEO Aims to Give You a Severe Case of Cultural Whiplash
Entertainment

'The Godfather' Meets Bruce Springsteen -- How This CEO Aims to Give You a Severe Case of Cultural Whiplash

We talk art and innovation with Andrew Essex, the CEO of the Tribeca Festival, which kicks off this week.
Dan Bova
Addressing the Cybersecurity Skills Gap
Cybersecurity

Addressing the Cybersecurity Skills Gap

IT professionals need help confronting cybersecurity threats and increasingly sophisticated attacks.
Adam Levy
How One Internet Company Is Changing the Way We Sleep
Innovation

How One Internet Company Is Changing the Way We Sleep

Much like the razor industry, ride sharing and vacation rentals before it, the mattress industry has changed.
Leesa