Friday, June 23, 2017

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TECHNOLOGY

7 Essentials to Make Perfect SEO Reports for Your Clients

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www.searchenginejournal.com - Creating SEO reports for clients can be a daunting task. Every client or business has different goals. In many cases, yourreports must be both elementary and robust – depending on who is receiving ...

How the CIA gained access to air-gapped computers - Help Net Security

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www.helpnetsecurity.com - A new WikiLeaks release of documents believed to have been stolen from the CIA show the intelligence agency’s capability to infect air-gapped computers and networks via booby-trapped USB sticks. Th...

MailChimp Wants To Solve Every Small-Biz Marketing Challenge (Even Snail Mail)

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www.fastcompany.com - MailChimp did not start out as an enterprise obviously destined to help millions of small companies market themselves via email. Actually, the company was originally the Rocket Science Group, a web...

Microsoft should shore up Windows 10 S’ security—then offer it to everyone

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arstechnica.com - The major premise justifying Windows 10 S, the new variant of Windows 10 that can only install and run applications from the Windows Store, is that by enforcing such a restriction, Windows 10 S can...

Andrew Ng announces Deeplearning.ai, his new venture after leaving Baidu

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techcrunch.com - Andrew Ng, the former chief scientist of Baidu, announced his next venture, Deeplearning.ai, with only a logo, a domain name and a footnote pointing to an August launch date. In an interesting twis...

Razer makes virtual currency push with $20M investment in Asian payment firm

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techcrunch.com - Razer has invested close to $20 million into Malaysia-based online payment firm MOL Global as part of a push to establish its virtual currency for gamers in Asia. The deal sees Razersubsidiary ZV-M...

China clamps down on live-streaming services

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techcrunch.com - The Chinese government has cracked down on three of the country’s top live-streaming services over their apparent broadcast of unsuitable political content. Weibo, the Nasdaq-listed microblogging s...

42 percent of Amazon Echo owners have bought a second device (or more)

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techcrunch.com - Here’s a promising metric for Amazon, in terms of its ability to maintain its current lead in the voice computing market: 42 percent of Amazon Echo owners have two or more devices, according to Edi...

Final: One credit card account to rule them all

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techcrunch.com - A startup calledFinal wants to change the way people use credit cards — or rather, the company wants to change the credit card industry to fit consumers’ lifestyles. With a 1 percent cash-back bonu...

Algorithmia raises $10.5M Series A round led by Google’s new AI fund

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techcrunch.com - About a month ago, word spread that Google had quietly launched a new fund for investing into AI companies. Now this fund has made its first (or at least its first public) investment. Led by Google...

Apple Music quietly added a $99 annual subscription plan

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techcrunch.com - If you’re an Apple Music subscriber, chances are that you’re paying $9.99 every month, $14.99 for a family plan, or $4.99 per month if you’re a student. But Apple quietly added another option as Te...

Samsung’s Galaxy Note8 will reportedly be the company’s most expensive smartphone yet

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techcrunch.com - Samsung is preparing to launch its most expensive smartphone yet this September, VentureBeat reports. Notably, this launch timeline for the Galaxy Note8will station it in the path of when the new i...

Apple just created, and killed, a generation of AR businesses

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techcrunch.com - Two weeks ago, Apple introduced ARKit, its solution for placing 3D objects realistically into a ‘real’ place. Basically, augmented reality. And it just so happens that the Holy Grail of the home de...

Security firm claims malware infection hit 250 million; Microsoft says it didn’t

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arstechnica.com - Microsoftsparked a curious squabble over malware discovery and infection rates. At the start of the month security firm Check Point reported on a browser hijacker and malware downloader called Fire...

Sega Forever brings retro games to iOS and Android for free

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arstechnica.co.uk - Sega is bringing a collection of its finest retro video games to iOS and Android devices via a new service called Sega Forever. Unlike its past mobile releases—which include the likes of Sonic the ...

Dealmaster: Get a Dell XPS tower or an Inspiron desktop with monitor for just $499

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arstechnica.com - reader comments 0 Greetings, Arsians! Courtesy of our partners at TechBargains, we're back with a bunch of new deals to share before the weekend begins.Of note are two great deals priced at $499: y...

Gmail will no longer scan e-mails for ad personalization

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arstechnica.com - Google has announced it will no longer scan e-mail messages for ad personalization.Previously, in the consumer version of Gmail, Google's computers would scan the contents of every e-mail message t...

7 Questions Aspiring Writers Ask That Don’t Even Matter a Little Bit

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medium.com - Yes, there are scores of data about incremental differences between posting at 6 A.M. and 6 P.M. They are well researched and optimized for the ultimate google ranking and created mostly for the pu...

How to Use LinkedIn to Connect With Prospects : Social Media Examiner

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www.socialmediaexaminer.com - Do you use LinkedIn to find business opportunities? Are you looking for tips to reach new leads? LinkedIn has a number of features that make it easy to develop relationships with the right prospect...

Senators Push Trump for Answers on Power Grid Malware Attack

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www.wired.com - In one of his first public statements on his priorities as president, Donald Trump promised to develop a "comprehensive plan to protect America's vital infrastructure from cyberattacks." That has n...

Google urges Congress to revise outdated overseas data laws

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www.engadget.com - On this front, Microsoft scored a major victory last year. A New York court ruled that the company had to release data stored on servers located in Ireland, but that was later overturned by a feder...

Inside Mark Zuckerberg’s Bold Plan For The Future Of Facebook

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www.fastcompany.com - I’m killing time in the Frank Gehry–designed Building 20, whose signature feature is its soaring 434,000 square feet of open space, the latest addition to Facebook’s campus in Menlo Park, Californi...

Congress Finally Tackles the Murky World of Robocar Rules

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www.wired.com - Seven years after Google started developing robocars, 13 months after a Florida man died in a Tesla Model S that was driving itself, and almost a year after self-driving Ubers started picking up pa...

How to Use Snapchat Memories to Improve Your Marketing : Social Media Examiner

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www.socialmediaexaminer.com - Ever want to share pictures from your camera roll on Snapchat? Interested in resharing your best snaps? Snapchatnow lets you publish multiple snaps and pictures from your camera roll in a single st...

How To Master The Digital First Impression [Infographic]

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www.socialmediatoday.com - It takes just 90 seconds for a potential employer to decide whether to give you the job, according to career experts – and these days, that first minute and a half is likely to be spent checking yo...

WebView security enhanced with SafeBrowsing, renderer processes isolated - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - WebView has always been that component in Android apps that show HTML content when needed. This is one capability of your mobile apps to present pages in web format that is easier to access and rea...

Final Fantasy Brave Exvius offers major giveaways from Square Enix - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - Square Enix and the guys behind Final Fantasy don’t rest as they continue to come with the best games and delivers updates that matter most to all the fans. In celebration of its first anniversary,...

DISH Music app lets you sync music from devices in your house - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - If you have several devices/speakers around your house and you would like them to play synced, quality music all throughout, there is now an app that you can download to control the music streaming...

OnePlus 5 gets the MyFixGuide teardown treatment - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - MyFixGuide just did a teardown of the Huawei Honor 9 and now it’s OnePlus 5’s turn to be pried open. We want to know if this new flagship phone with a very familiar design could be easily opened an...

Impact of Emotions on Customer Preference, Brand Loyalty at Safelite AutoGlass

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loyalty360.org - Finding emotional connections with customers is the Holy Grail for loyalty marketers these days. Depending on the product, achieving this can be monumentally challenging. Take Safelite Auto Glass, ...

1-800-Flowers Drives Brand Loyalty with Multi-Brand Customers

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loyalty360.org - Managing a family of brands can be a daunting challenge, but it’s one that 1-800-Flowers.com has embraced. During a session titled, “Leveraging Multi-Brand Customers to Drive Value with 1-800-Flowe...

Building a Customer Loyalty Community at LIDS

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loyalty360.org - Jeff Pearson, senior vice president e-commerce, LIDS Sports Group, wants to build a fiercely loyal community. In mid-March, LIDS launched a new app-based loyalty program called Access Pass. The loy...

Top 10 Customizable WordPress Themes In 2017

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marketaire.com - The Web is a beautiful place of opportunity. With endless marketing and business opportunities, creating a platform for your business has never been so important. However, it’s also incredibly comp...

Count.ly: An Innovative, Open Source, Real-Time Mobile Analytics Platform - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - Countly is an innovative, open source, real-time mobile analytics platform intended for game studios, marketers, agencies, operators, and pretty much everyone with an aim to increase loyalty, user ...

D-Tangle : New Innovative Gadget Using Set of Earbuds - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Christina Nicholson”,Executive Director of the Nicosia- Cyprus based start-up “D-Tangle” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly tha...

Pear-U : Relationship Making Application - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Sachet Gagwani”,Founder/CEO of the Ashburn – USA based start-up “Pear-U” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly that you do and wha...

Textr : Group Messaging App - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Sam Getty”,Founder of the Atlanta, Georgia – USA based start-up “Textr” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly that you do and what...

PrayerSpark : The First And Only Site For Interfaith Spiritually - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Michael Feder”,Founder of the Las Vegas – USA based startup “PrayerSpark” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly that you do and w...

Microsoft and Gimlet Creative Are Launching a Branded Podcast About Technology and Humanity

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www.adweek.com - It’s not necessarily thequestion an average person might ask over typical homosapien-style conversation. However, as humanity and technology increasingly intersect in more invasive ways—with comput...

YouTube Has 1.5 Billion Monthly Users and Made Several Announcements at VidCon

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www.adweek.com - YouTube CEO Susan Wojcickiannounced at VidCon this week that the Google-owned video site now has 1.5 billion logged-in monthly users. She wrote in a blog post that the 1.5 billion figure is the equ...

Beyond Surveillance: Three Surprising Ways Security Cameras Can Help Your Business - Cox Blue

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www.coxblue.com - When you first think of security cameras, you probably imagine the peace of mind and value they bring in protecting and safeguarding your business assets. Time and again it’s been shown that camera...

Mary Meeker's 2017 Internet Trends: What Do They Mean For Music?

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www.forbes.com - Mary Meeker’s Internet Trends 2017 report readslike a hybrid between a Bible and an annual check-up for Silicon Valley. A partner with Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB), Meeker painstakingly ...

15 Essential Tools Every Ambitious Blogger Needs

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www.hostgator.com - There’s a common misconception that bloggers just write. And as a full-time blogger for your own site or maybe multiple clients, you know that writing is just one of many responsibilities. Beyond w...

Google promises to stop digging through your email inbox to target ads (which it was totally doing)

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mashable.com - Google will no longer scan your emails to steer the ads it shows you—a longstanding controversial practice that you may not have even been aware the company was doing. The surprise announcement see...

3 Reasons Why You Should Publish Landing Pages to a CMS

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instapage.com - If you’ve created any landing pages with a platform like Instapage and you also happen to use a content management system (CMS) like WordPress, then there’s a chance you’re making a publishing mist...

Seth's Blog: All it takes is effort

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sethgodin.typepad.com - Customer service used to be a great divide. Well-off companies would heavily invest in taking care of customers, others would do the minimum (or a bit less). Of course, back then, organizations cou...

Tech firms including Cisco, IBM, and SAP accede to Moscow's demands to review source code

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www.techmeme.com - Home River Leaderboards About Site News Sponsor Events Top News Dan Primack / Axios: A number of female founders allege unwanted sexual advances and harassment by Binary Capital's Justin Caldbeck —...

We should treat sexual harrassment of founders by VCs like HR depts. treat workplace abuses

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www.techmeme.com - Home River Leaderboards About Site News Sponsor Events Top News Mark Bergen / Bloomberg: Google to stop scanning Gmail email content to target ads, will use other user info it has for ad targeting ...

How to Use a Digital Camera

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slr-digitalcamera.com - Sony DSCW800/B 20.1 MP Digital Camera (Black) – Click here! Excellent Amazon.com Should Riches for Digital Photographers: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 6: Specialist Cleaning Establish for DSLR Cameras...

Implementing Gamification in Your Organization Part 1/4: Getting Buy-In from Your Boss - Yu-kai Chou: Gamification & Behavioral Design

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yukaichou.com - This article was written by Contributing Writer Erik van Mechelen, based on knowledge shared by Yu-kai Chou. We recently asked you why you were part of the Octalysis Explorers Facebook group or joi...

Car Shopping Prank

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carshopping.biz - Home Find Your New Car Online | Car Shopping Contact Us About Us Earnings Disclaimer Privacy Policy Site Map Car Shopping Prank Buying a used car? Check the history! Click here! WARM chick in the s...

Expert Advice For Learning The Website Marketing Ropes

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durac.info - It is pretty much a given fact that you have to work very hard in Internet marketing. It is also true that your hard work must be done right to be effective. There isn’t any point in working hard i...

Nest Cam Outdoor Security Camera 2 pack

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slr-digitalcamera.com - Nest Cam Outdoor Security Camera 2 pack Review | Camera World NEST NEST CAM OUTDOOR IP camera / Cam̩ra IP РProduct video Vandenborre.be 6 Best Selling Security Cam & Surveillance (Top Tech Amazon ...

Google takes 2 steps to protect user privacy

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www.latimes.com - Google announced two new steps to protect user privacy — moving to scrub personal medical records from search results and halting its long-standing policy of scanning emails to deliver targeted ads...

LG unveils 77-inch flexible OLED display.

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www.koreatimes.co.kr - By Kang Seung-woo LG Display has successfully developed the world's first 77-inch flexible and transparent organic light-emitting diode (OLED) display, the company said Friday. The product is the S...

If these universities had run an ad blocker they might have been saved from ransomware attack

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www.grahamcluley.com - Earlier this month a number of British universities, including University College London and Ulster University reported that their systems had been hit hard by a ransomware attack. Although initial...

Password Reset MITM: Exposing the need for better security choices - Help Net Security

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www.helpnetsecurity.com - Attackers that have set up a malicious site can use users’ account registration process to successfully perform a password reset process on a number of popular websites and messaging mobile applica...

Not Apr 1: Google stops scanning your Gmail to sling targeted ads at you

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www.theregister.co.uk - Google has said it will no longer scan the content of Gmail messages to sell targeted adverts to users of the free service. The Chocolate Factory made the announcement in a blog post on Friday tout...

RICHARD GREENFIELD: I am bullish on Twitter and would be shocked if it wasn't bought within two years

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uk.businessinsider.com - Media and tech analyst Richard Greenfield of BTIG came by Business Insider to discuss the future of television, ESPN, Snapchat, and Twitter with executive editor Sara Silverstein. In this video he ...

Russian hackers selling login credentials of UK politicians, diplomats – report

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www.theregister.co.uk - Russians hackers are trading the email addresses and passwords of top UK politicians and diplomats. The login credentials of thousands of British politicians, ambassadors and other top officials ar...

11+ Must See Viral Plugins for WordPress - WP Solver

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www.wpsolver.com - There are plenty of viral sites around these days. They use quizzes, polls, and all kinds of interactive content to keep their visitors engaged. Planning to build your own viral site? You may want ...

IoT spending to surpass $800 billion in 2017, led by hardware: IDC | ZDNet

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www.zdnet.com - Research firm IDC has released updated spending estimates for the Internet of Things. Overall, IDC expects IoT spending to grow 16.7 percent year-over-year in 2017, reaching just over $800 billion....

4 Simple Tips to Protecting Your Business From Cyber Attacks

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www.entrepreneur.com - The internet is responsible for trillions of dollars in annual retail sales, and astudy by Statista reveals that in 2016, an estimated 1.61 billion people worldwide purchase goods online. This data...

Lessons From This Year's E3 Best Marketing Examples

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www.entrepreneur.com - Entrepreneur Network provides you with expertise and opportunities to accelerate your brand's growth. Learn More » Every year, the Electronic Entertainment Expo, better known as E3, takes over the ...