Petcube upgrades its pet cameras, which now have Alexa built in

Petcube’s popular line of pet cameras let people monitor, talk to and interact with their dogs and cats while away – including by doing things like doling out treats or turning on a laser toy, for example. Today, the pet camera maker is upgrading its line with two new devices, …

How to Learn About Your Customers Through Research

copy that converts How to Learn About Your Customers Through Research Content Writer @Article-Writing.co Market research is an important step to take before pouring your time, energy, and resources into a project. There are many tools, resources, and techniques available to learn about your customers. Use them When creating your …

Salesforce doubles down on Japan with dedicated $100M fund

It’s been a good week for Japanese startups. Fresh from Google making a rare investment in the country when it backed AI startup Abeja, so Salesforce — another U.S. tech titan — has announced a $100 million fund for enterprise startups in Japan. The Japan Trailblazer Fund is Salesforce Venture’s …

5 Eco-Friendly Products That Are Worth the Money (and Actually Make A Difference)

There are a lot of brands out there that claim to be eco-friendly, or somehow sustainable or socially conscious. But no matter if you’re trying to be mindful in your spending habits or just want a solid, high-quality product that will last, it sometimes can be tough to suss out …

We should measure wellbeing and security if we want to create Good Work, claims the RSA

Job security, workplace mental health, and how well-supported workers feel by their employer, should be monitored annually by the government, a report led by the RSA and the Carnegie UK Trust recommends. The need to better monitor quality of work in the UK was called for in RSA chief executive …

June.ai raises $1.5 million for AI-powered email management

Let’s face it: email inboxes are unwieldy. For the average person, reading and replying to messages takes up about half the workday — as much as two and a half hours. Worse, workers spend about 17 hours per week addressing emails that aren’t urgent, and about 4.5 hours a week searching for …

Two fifths of new recruits don’t have the right soft skills for the job

Two-fifths of job-seekers are being hired into new roles only to discover they have the wrong soft skills for the job. This means over half are leaving companies because their personality or work style didn’t fit, claims news research published by HireVue. The 53 percent of those who had left …

All the Places That Are Open on Thanksgiving and Black Friday 2018 – and What’s Closed

Late November means time for turkey, stuffing, gravy, and deals. A bevy of stores will be open on Thanksgiving and Black Friday this year to accommodate for the massive crowds vying for the best deals on electronics, gadgets, clothing, and more. After their meals on Thanksgiving Day, shoppers can hit …

Watch builders construct a life-size Chevy truck with 300,000 LEGO bricks

Behold, the LEGO Chevrolet Silverado. The full-size truck is basically a giant ad for Chevy and the new LEGO Movie, which is due out in February. Apparently they have to fight Duplo blocks from outer space. No, seriously, that’s the plot. Anyway, the 2019 Silverado is six-feet tall, weighs 3,307 …