• MOTIVATION
    Lions’ Teez Tabor uses speed criticism as motivation

    Who knew the 40-yard dash could even impact football players after the draft? After setting an NFL Scouting Combine record with a 4.22-second dash, John Ross challenged the fastest alive, Usain Bolt, to a race. On the opposite end, though, Lions cornerback Teez Tabor continues to face a negative stigma after clocking a time of […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    Real Estate Agents Stay Up to Speed with Keeping Current Matters

    Keeping Current Matters (KCM) is an eight-year-old company, based in New York, that provides educational content for real estate agents, to keep them informed on current housing trends. In return for a monthly fee of $19.95, KCM researches the market and compiles relevant information into concise 30-minute presentations that agents can use to educate both […]

  • STARTUPS
    Google Releases Tool Kit to Speed Up Your Mobile Small Business Site

    Simply having your website load on mobile devices is no longer enough. Mobile sites have to also be fast, interactive and relevant. With this realization, Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) recently announced a mobile web speed toolkit that should help all publishers build a faster mobile web experience. Last month, Google released a new study, “The Need for Mobile […]

  • SUCCESS
    Real Estate Agents Stay Up to Speed with Keeping Current Matters

    Keeping Current Matters (KCM) is an eight-year-old company, based in New York, that provides educational content for real estate agents, to keep them informed on current housing trends. In return for a monthly fee of $19.95, KCM researches the market and compiles relevant information into concise 30-minute presentations that agents can use to educate both […]

  • STARTUPS
    UK start-up ComplyAdvantage uses AI to speed up financial compliance

    A UK start-up ComplyAdvantage uses artificial intelligence to help banks and other financial firms with anti-money laundering compliance received $8.2 million to fund its expansion in Europe and North America. Photo: iStockphoto London: A UK start-up that uses artificial intelligence to help banks and other financial firms with anti-money laundering compliance received $8.2 million to […]

  • NEWS
    Uber Software Tracks Drivers for High Speed, Sudden Stops

    Using smartphone sensors to peek over its drivers’ shoulders, Uber is promising to keep a closer eye on their behavior – while discouraging speeding or slamming on the brakes. The global ride-hailing company on Wednesday announced an extensive test of new software that aims to increase safety by analyzing data from individual drivers and sending […]