Twitter’s Leslie Berland shares the marketing strategy behind the microphone

Image: Jennifer S. Altman What’s posted on Twitter inspires headlines, but looking at the last few years of stories about Twitter itself? Not so inspirational. Rampant abuse is leading high-profile celebrities to abandon the service. Same with c-suite executives and other prominent users. As for everyone else, user growth has […]

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Commission your own traffic andconstruction studies without ever leaving bed usingSpaceKnow

The number of things that can be done from the comfort of ones own bed has increased in recent years shopping, banking and now geospatial analytics. Ok, it doesnt sound sexy but it might give you a leg up the next time your friend starts an arcane argument with you […]

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A new anti-smoking commercial focuses on discriminatory tobacco marketing

Comedian Amanda SealesImage: screenshot The tobacco industry knows all about diversity and knows exactly how to exploit it. That’s the message of a new ad campaign from anti-smoking group Truth Initiative that highlights the ways in which cigarette marketers disproportionately target disadvantaged groups. SEE ALSO: So, about that Tinder-themed anti-smoking […]

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Young women are getting a big portion of Square Capital’s small business loans

Young women are getting small business loans from Square.Image: square Square introduced Square Capital with the idea to help small business owners with more than just swiping credit cards. The loans, usually a few thousand dollars, help businesses that use Square stay afloat and stay ambitious. At the end of […]

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SelfScore grants access to credit for students without Social Security numbers

SelfScore will provide access to credit to international students without social security numbers.Image: Shutterstock SelfScore launched its first product last summer with relatively little fanfare: a credit card for international students. On Tuesday, it launched a new card with a much higher spending limit in a very different political climate. […]

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‘Climate change is real’: companies challenge Trump’s reversal of policy

Mars Inc, Staples, The Gap and others speak out against Trumps sweeping executive order that begins to dismantle Obamas Clean Power Plan In 2015, when Barack Obama signed the nations clean power plan, more than 300 companies came out in support, calling the guidelines critical for moving our country toward […]

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