Here’s Where Amazon Will Put HQ2, According to a Panel of Experts

At this point, it’s anyone’s guess where Amazon will build its second headquarters. The tech company has been silent for the year about the project nicknamed HQ2, telling MONEY only that it remains committed to making a decision before the end of the year. The clock is ticking, and in …

Sinespace pursues the ‘Second Life of virtual reality’

Linden Lab created the memorable virtual world Second Life in 2003, and it’s still going today. But even as Linden Lab tries to create its Sansar virtual spaces for VR, another rival has emerged to compete to be the place for do-it-yourself creators in VR. Sinespace is billing itself as …

Two weeks with a $16,000 Hasselblad kit

For hobbyist photographers like myself, Hasselblad has always been the untouchable luxury brand reserved for high-end professionals. To fill the gap between casual and intended photography, they released the X1D — a compact, mirrorless medium format. Last summer when Stefan Etienne reviewed the newly released camera, I asked to take a picture. …

Using CSS Transforms in the Real World

In this article, we’ll learn how CSS transformations can be used in the real world to solve various tasks and achieve interesting results. Specifically, you’ll learn how to adjust elements vertically, create nice-looking arrows, build loading animations and create flip animations. Transformations of HTML elements became a CSS3 standard in …

Generations differ on what makes them happy at work but agree on flexibility

A new survey into happiness at work suggests it is viewed differently according to age. Baby boomers: aspire to have job security and think careers are defined by employers. Gen X: aspire to have a work-life balance and although are loyal to a profession will not necessarily stick with the same employer. …

Top Social Media Tools Every Entrepreneur and Marketer Should Know

Social Media Tools Top Social Media Tools Every Entrepreneur and Marketer Should Know Matthew Burley, Copywriter @Article-Writing.co Regardless of the job, it is important to have the right tools to get it done. For example, imagine trying to dig a hole with a hammer; it wouldn’t work. Coincidentally, this rule …

GitHub launches Actions to execute code in containers and security alerts for Java and .NET projects

The GitHub code repository, which has been used by 31 million developers around the world in the past year, today announced a sweeping series of changes, including Actions, a new way for developers to automate workflows and build, share, and execute code inside containers on GitHub. In a phone interview …

Weekly and monthly bookkeeping checklist for small business owners

How was your tax season? Was it a lovely and pleasurable experience, like sinking into a warm bath? Or unmitigated chaos? If you’re like most small business owners, you’re rubbing your temples right now and thinking “Do you seriously have to ask?” So, let’s talk about your bookkeeping checklist. Tax …

Half of workers have experienced poor mental health in their current job

A new and major study into workplace wellbeing by the the charity Mind claims that poor mental health at work is widespread, with half (48 per cent) of all people surveyed saying they have experienced a mental health problem in their current job. The survey of more than 44,000 employees …

Why Your Home Business Needs a Brand Management Platform

Running a business from home is just as rewarding as it is challenging. But if you’re going to be successful in this competitive market, you’re going to need an effective brand management strategy. Developing and promoting your business’ brand is just one half of a good marketing strategy – the …

Meet the Oldest Yoga Teacher in the World, a 100-Year-Old Former Actress and Model Who Says ‘There’s Nothing You Can’t Do’

When the fortune cookies arrived after lunch, the 100-year-old yogi cracked one open, her blue eyes twinkling, and read the inscription aloud: “Age can never hope to win while your heart is young.” Indeed, age has met its match in Tao Porchon-Lynch, who at the century mark is a fierce …

5 Simple Ways to Trim Your Business Costs Today

Is your business budget as comprehensive as it should be? If you’re like most first-time entrepreneurs, you’ll need to revise your company’s master financial plan multiple times before it’s truly all-encompassing. Once that’s done, the real fun starts: looking for any and every opportunity to trim your business expenses and …

Anthropology might hold answers to the most difficult workplace challenges

Many recent discussions have centered on the drawbacks of the open-plan office, a major format in the UK, and possible pathways to the communal workplace of the future. As part of this, it has been acknowledged that the factors responsible for determining the open-plan office’s performance are complex, and a …

5 things you must do now to prepare for the holiday shopping season

    As we sip our lemonade in the later summer sun here in the Northern Hemisphere, you would think it’s an odd time to be contemplating snow and the holiday shopping. But as a small business owner, it is the perfect time to start planning for the 2018 end-of-year …

Constant switching between tasks kills productivity

A new report claims that the modern habit of switching constantly between tasks is draining productivity. In a study of live desktop activity, the results suggest employees are forced to switch between up to 35 job-critical applications nearly once a minute – or more than 1,100 times every day –  adding …

YouTube CEO says EU’s new copyright legislation threatens jobs, smaller creators

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki published her quarterly letter to creators today, which included very strong language regarding the EU’s controversial copyright reform directive. Specifically, her letter focused on Article 13, the so-called “meme ban” that states that any site with a large amount of user-generated content – like Facebook or YouTube, …

Google gets into game streaming with Project Stream and Assassin’s Creed Odyssey in Chrome

Earlier this year, we heard rumors that Google was working on a game streaming service. Now, it looks like those rumors were true. The company today unveiled ‘Project Stream” and while Google calls this a “technical test” to see how well game streaming to Chrome works, it’s clear that this …

The Real Price of Public Colleges May Fall This Year for the First Time in a Decade

For the first time in a decade, the real cost of a four-year public college may actually be decreasing. Sticker prices at public colleges and universities this fall increased at a rate slower than inflation, according to two annual reports on college pricing and financial aid released today by the …

Search Intent Tips for Your Keyword Research

Intent Based Search Optimization Search Intent Tips for Your Keyword Research Content Writer @Article-Writing.co SEO is constantly changing and evolving to keep up with changes in search engine algorithms and marketing trends. It used to be enough to make a list of some relevant words, sprinkle them through your article …

Most Common Recruiting Mistakes for Home-Based Businesses

Every home-based business owner yearns to grow their revenue and brand reach. They often aren’t prepared for the changes that ensue when they finally meet their growth targets. Their biggest frustration is needing to find qualified employees or contractors to assist them. Hiring the wrong talent can have a disastrous …

Meet the First Openly Gay Woman to Run a Fortune 500 Company, Who Began Her Career Making $2 an Hour Detasseling Corn

When Land O’Lakes CEO Beth Ford was a teenager, she made $2 per hour de-tasseling corn and cutting out weeds in soybean fields in Iowa. That was long before she earned the top spot at one of America’s largest dairy producers this summer — joining a small group of women …

DuckDuckGo, the pro-privacy search engine, hits 30 million daily searches

In an age where it seems nearly every major internet service is looking to hawk your personal data, one pro-privacy search engine is experiencing massive growth. DuckDuckGo, which bills itself as “the search engine that doesn’t track you,” has just hit 30 million daily searches. According to the company, this …