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An Infographic History of Computer Programming

by Bailey Koharchick

Happy (early) National Programmers Day! Without developers, we wouldn't have funny cat videos, obsessive Facebook stalking or (God forbid) the Google. Check out this great infographic, created by Ellie Koning and originally posted on the now defunct Geekzu.com. Read more »

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Why Your Company Needs to Understand Google

by Leah Jarratt

No matter the size of your business, Google is a huge opportunity to market your company and drive sales. But cracking the algorithmic code isn't simple, and understanding how to use Google to your advantage can be daunting. We'll show you how to do it. Read more »

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Playing with Google Glass – Changing (and Saving) Lives (Part 2)

by Zack Price

Entrepreneur Zack Price was selected to be a Project Glass Explorer for Google.  Catch up on Part 1 of his “Playing with Glass” series, this is Part 2… It was 2003, 10 years ago, but I remember meeting Larry Page like it was yesterday.  Google was a private company and their CEO and co-founder was... Read more »

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Google Glass Exploring (The tweet that cost me $1,500 and counting) Part 1 of a Collection

by Zack Price

I was minding my own business plans when the iOS notification came chirping in: Glass Explorers program?  “Woohoo”?  Exquise me, Larry, Sergey … W-T-F is a Glass Explorer? First a StartupBus, now this BS?  From bus-preneur to glass-explorer?  You’ve gotta be kidding me.  And why me?  And how can I play with this ‘Glass’?  I will in... Read more »

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Focus on awareness and metrics are keys to success

by Alan Gleeson

In this guest post, Alan Gleeson, General Manager of Palo Alto Software, Ltd., gives a U.K. perspective on entrepreneurship. Entrepreneurship in Britain continues to remain very much in vogue, ably assisted by heavy backing from most quarters (not least the media and government). Prime Minister David Cameron has put entrepreneurship to the forefront of his... Read more »

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An Easy Way to Get Into Google+ Power for Your Business

by Tim Berry

If you’ve seen the power of social media in entrepreneurship and small business, can you afford to ignore Google+? I think not. Plus already has more than 100 million users, and some business press is predicting more than 400 million by the end of this year. But even if you’re already working with social networking for... Read more »

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5 Business Reasons to Be on Google+

by Cidnee Stephen

Early adopters are showing enough cautious optimism that it’s time you become aware of what all the hype is about with Google+, that’s if you aren’t already “building circles” and “hanging out.” If you think “Why? It’s less than a month old. How big can it be?” You need to know that in its tiny... Read more »

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How to UnGoogle Yourself

by Mark Macias

Today’s BIG Blog post is from Mark Macias, author of Beat the Press: Your Guide to Managing the Media. Everyone likes to secretly Google himself, but what happens when Google turns up results you don’t like? How do you get your name removed from the search engines when the material is damaging? An established New... Read more »

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Who Wins the E-Book Platform Fight?

by Tim Berry

Who wins? I think we do, meaning you and me, us, the consumers. Or maybe I should say, I hope we do. Funny coincidence. I posted here yesterday about the skyrocketing sales of eBooks, and this morning my email included a pitch for a list of the 50 best free business ebooks. I’m not posting... Read more »

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Seek Fame and Fortune with Android Apps

by Tim Berry

Did you miss the first internet boom, back in the 1990s, and fail to make your millions then? Did you not write the cute little iPhone app that made the teenager tons of money? Well, cheer up. There’s still hope. Read Google App Inventor: Now Anyone Can Create an Android App on Mashable. That post... Read more »