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365 Million Reasons Why Email Is A Solid Investment

Funding events over the last five quarters have shown investors to be bullish on companies engaged in email. From analytics to infrastructure, advertising to services, and everything in between, the email ecosphere has been infused with $364.5

The Secret About Rich Founders And Ferraris

By now, the outrage machine is in full bore over the shutdown of Valley darling Secret. The once high-flying app, which allowed you to anonymously share details with your friends and the wider world, eventually sputtered in its

7 Tricks For Staying Calm in Stressful Situations

7 Tricks For Staying Calm in Stressful Situations: Can we ask you a question? What’s up with your face? Your eyelid is twitching like mad, and there’s big vein in your forehead that looks like it’s about ready to

Monetizing Mobile Gaming

The mobile gaming industry made $29 billion in 2015 — and it is only set to continue growing (with estimates as high as $49 billion by 2018). But the mobile gaming industry is in the “wild west” phase of its

Politics Of The Internet Of Things

Politics Of The Internet Of Things: The prospective scale of the Internet of Things (IoT) has the potential to fill anyone looking from the outside with the technical equivalent of agoraphobia. However, from the inside, the view

The State Of P2P Lending

Peer-to-peer (P2P) lending became one of the hottest industries in fintech — or any other any industry — in 2015. Companies raised large venture rounds, investors found unicorns and there were even a couple of IPOs. Will 2016 continue this trend, or

How to get rid off Fake Job Scams

How to get rid off Fake Job Scams: A dishonest employer is one of the greatest fears of any job seeker. Unfortunately, nowadays the labor market is full of scammers whose main objective is to earn money

A Meeting with the Most Powerful Man in the World

It was not a particularly irregular dining room. The table was mahogany, with smart table mats, but was scuffed, and battered like any other. The men who stood around it, on the other hand, were far from

Most Romantic Poetry

Most Romantic Poetry: I’d spoon you in myself on the bed that we would lie you covered with the warm fluff of my thoughts with a calm smile on your soul fulfilled in the blink of an

Foods You Should Not Make On Thanksgiving Day

Foods You Should Not Make On Thanksgiving Day: You anticipate indulging, and expect to experience a solid food coma on Thanksgiving every year. With everything from your grandmother’s famous stuffing to that homemade pumpkin pie, you pretty