Monday, April 17, 2017

TPS Consulting Daily


TECHNOLOGY

Amazon Echo Dot - Alexa Voice Service - Amazon.co.uk

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www.amazon.co.uk - Style: Amazon Echo DotColour: Black Verified Purchase I have been eagerly awaiting the Amazon Echo Dot 2 release and it has lived upto my expectations. The main reason for buying the dot is that we...

Starbucks Mobile Ordering Is Working Too Well

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www.forbes.com - Starbucks has a good problem with mobile ordering. The retailer experienced its weakest quarterly comp gain since 2009 at the end of last year. On its first-quarter conference call in January, comp...

Instant recall

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www.theverge.com - Facebook's Instant Articles promised to transform journalism — but now big publishers are fleeing Inside Facebook's Menlo Park headquarters, the arrival of Instant Articles in the spring of 2015 wa...

Amazon gains digital wallet license in India

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uk.businessinsider.com - This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "E-Commerce Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Amazon has attained a license to provide digital wallet services in In...

#Entrepreneurs : Et si vous partiez à Montréal pour le business ? | 1001startups

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1001startups.fr - Du3 au 8 juin 2017, Startup Interaction organise la deuxième session de son programme d’échange avec le Québec pour les entrepreneurs. Suite à la première édition du programme en novembre dernier, ...

6 Reasons the AdWords Dimensions Tab is a PPC Treasure

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instapage.com - You already know that pay-per-click advertising (Google AdWords specifically) is filled with endless opportunity to generate more brand awareness, page views, and of course new sales. But optimizin...

10 Social Media Apps You Should Be Using in 2017 (But Probably Aren’t)

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blog.hootsuite.com - If you’ve ever tried to build classic flat pack furniture without that special screwdriver, you know how important the right tool can be. For social media managers, knowing the right tools and the ...

Indian Retail Giant Future Group to Support Blockchain Startups - NEWSBTC

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www.newsbtc.com - The potential applications of blockchain technology in emerging economies like India is huge. The second most populous country is also home to a huge number of startups in a range of sectors. In or...

The case for editing tweets

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www.theverge.com - Humans are fallible creatures, and every day we make mistakes large and small. Religion accounts for this problem with the concept of salvation — deliverance from sin through the divine grace of Go...

PGP keyserver and self-service postal kiosk expose online drug dealer

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arstechnica.com - Just days before he was set to go to trial in Fresno, California, a Brooklyn man agreed to the government's assertion that he sold heroin and cocaine on AlphaBay. That site is one of the largest Da...

One-upping the NES Classic Edition with the Raspberry Pi 3 and RetroPie

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arstechnica.com - Last November, Nintendo surprised everyone by going back to its roots and releasing the NES Classic.The delightful emulator/nostalgia-fest sparked unanticipated demand, including near-instant suppl...

Mass Effect update leaves pirates with rough facial animation

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arstechnica.com - Enlarge / Artist's conception of pirates' faces when they realize the version of Andromeda they're stuck with. reader comments 128 Further ReadingBioWare says Mass Effect: Andromeda bugfixes and im...

Uber introduces cross streets as option for address sharing - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - While we’ve become so used to sharing our address with our ride-sharing apps like Uber, Lyft, etc, there are still some people who are protective of their privacy while at the same time wanting the...

Samsung Gear S3 now has 3 new functional watchfaces - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - While we probably choose our smartwatch watchfaces based on how it looks on our wearables, a lot of the watchfaces available are actually functional as well. The new Samsung Gear S3 is releasing th...

WhatsApp’s Jan Koum sold or gifted more than $5 billion worth of Facebook stock last year

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www.recode.net - WhatsApp CEO Jan Koum has been cashing out his Facebook stock at a rapid pace. Koum, who sold WhatsApp to Facebook for $19 billion back in early 2014, sold and gifted almost 43 million shares of Fa...

Are AdWords advertisers about to get a lot more Quality Score reporting metrics?

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searchengineland.com - Quality Score reporting in the AdWords interface leaves much to be desired. Only the current Quality Score is available, and granular details are contained in individual pop-ups that make analysis ...

BigMarker.com: A Global Network of People and Communities that Meet Face-to-Face Online - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - BigMarker offers a community based management platform for teams, groups and organizations to video conference and collaborate online. “BigMarker”enables anyone to host webinars and video conferenc...

Liquid : Platform to Easily Segment and Personalize Your Apps in Real-Time - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Alexandre Vaz”,CEO at the Lisbon – Portugal based start-up “Liquid” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly that you do and what yo...

KillerStartupsDesigns.com: A Website that Features Daily Start-Ups Based on Strict Aesthetic Standards - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - KillerStartupsDesigns features ONE startup daily that meets strict aesthetic standards and that is reviewed by a highly experienced Web/Graphic designer. 1. What is it exactly that you do and what ...

How to Repurpose Your Blog Content Like a Machine (+ Reader Challenge!) - The Smart Passive Income Blog

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www.smartpassiveincome.com - We put a lot of hard work into the content we publish. It takes planning, loads of time, and sometimes a lot of courage too. Unfortunately, much of that effort is wasted because we often publish ou...

Here are the Best Improvements in the Windows 10 Creators Update - Thurrott.com

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www.thurrott.com - The Windows 10 Creators Update certainly has its highs and lows. But let’s focus on the positive first: Here are the changes that matter the most, and to the most people. Sure, Microsoft Edge still...

3 Email List Building Techniques You Need To Use in 2017

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problogger.com - If you’re serious about blogging, I’m sure you’re already building an email list (or planning to do so) Since you’re a Problogger reader, I’m also assuming your knowledge and expertise in blogging ...

How Brands and Agencies Are Fighting Back Against Facebook’s and Google’s Measurement Snafus

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www.adweek.com - Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, a $1 billion U.S. advertiser, is fed up with playing by Facebook’s rules. As a result, the carmaker concocted its own set of measurement standards that combine video view...

Scott Adams' Blog

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blog.dilbert.com - Posted April 14th, 2017 @ 9:37am in #Trump #Twitter #shadowban Earlier this week, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey contacted me to discuss my ongoing public observations that Twitter appears to be “shadowba...

An Introduction to User Experience Design

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blog.marvelapp.com - This is a resource guide to complement the ‘Intro to UX Design’ course run by IF Academy. Visit their website for upcoming course dates. Also see Part 2 (Agile & Lean UX), Part 3 (UX Research) or t...

Screensucking

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ubercool.com - It was another example of the intoxicating spell our digital devices cast on us. The ability of our phone screens to literally suck us in is fueling the screensucking trend — a lifestyle habit that...

WTF is zero rating?

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techcrunch.com - Whenever you watch a video, post a picture, or send a message, the bytes that make up that item are analyzed and tallied by your internet provider. Once enough of them pile up, you’ve reached your ...

Why Apple Should Buy Tesla and Make Elon Musk CEO

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futurism.com - Elon Musk is the unstoppable innovation juggernaut of our time. He has taken us to space, and is single-handedly leading us into a new age in energy. However his company, Tesla, is plagued by issue...

Computer Hacking 6 in 1 Box Set : Beginner’s Crash Course To Computer Hacking, LINUX, Google Drive, Affiliate Marketing, Windows 10, Amazon Tap, AWS Lambda

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duracmarketing.com - NEWBIE'S CRASH COURSE TO COMPUTER HACKING A computer system has aided and alleviate numerous jobs at our organisation premises and also residences. With the access of web site through this tool, we...

How to Create Intrinsic Motivation via Octalysis Gamification - Yu-kai Chou: Gamification & Behavioral Design

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yukaichou.com - (Below is a snippet of Gamification Book: Actionable Gamification – Beyond Points, Badges, and Leaderboards.If you like this blog post, you will LOVE the book.) Since this book is entitled Actionab...

The Best Advice For Using Your Iphone Like A Pro!

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laptopsandnotebook.com - You might be somewhat overwhelmed if you have a regular old cell phone. There are quite a few phones for sale that have very similar smartphones on the market today. It is hard to determine which s...

Screen Magnifier,Dizaul Cell Phone 3D HD Movie Video Amplifier with Foldable Holder Stand for iPhone 7/7 Plus/6/6s/6 Plus/6s Plus and All other Smart Phones (Black)

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iphonefindmyphone.com - With the appeal of smart phones, more and more individuals will utilize the mobile to enjoy films, etc.; While the small phone display makes people feel very unpleasant to expect a long time.It lik...

Learn To Use Your Iphone With These Tips

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iphonefindmyphone.com - You might be somewhat overwhelmed if you have a smartphone. There are a few phones for sale that seem to do the same things. It may be hard to find which smartphone has the best advantages over ano...

My review of Ruby on Rails Tutorial: Learn Web Development with Rails (4th Edition) (Addison-Wesley Professional Ruby Series) – Agentmonhost – Best Web Hosting Companies

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agentmonhost.com - "Ruby on Rails ™ Tutorial by Michael Hartl has actually ended up being a must-read for designers finding out the best ways to build Rails apps." — Peter Cooper, Editor of Ruby Inside Utilized by we...

Getting Better With Email Marketing Through Knowing Great Ideas

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internetmarketinginfos.com - The Internet has dramatically increased the ways for businesses can communicate with their current and services to customers. Always check your email messages for any spelling or grammatical mistak...

30000mAh Portable Jump Starter Car Battery Charger Mini Power Bank LED Light 12V

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www.trademe.co.nz - High Quality 30000mAh Portable Car Jump Booster LED Charger Emergency Start Power Bank 2017 New Hot Features: - 100% brand new and high quality. - High quality Multi-function Car Jump Starter Mobil...

Ohmni Telepresence Robot Lets You Cook Remotely With Mom - Geek.com

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www.geek.com - Living 3,500 miles from family and friends has its challenges—like keeping in touch despite varying time zones. While a text app or voice calling service is usually enough to stay connected, my nie...

Seven Indisputable Traits of a True Startup Engineer

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www.egnyte.com - An engineer must be able to think critically, analyze options and create solutions for complex problems. But what sets apart a true startup engineer from the other engineers? My engineering career ...

Week in review: Leaked Windows exploits, mobile payment card cloning - Help Net Security

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www.helpnetsecurity.com - Here’s an overview of some of last week’s most interesting news and articles: Microsoft patched the flaws allowing leaked Windows exploits to work Microsoft has patched the vulnerabilities that all...

Snapchat Faces Twitter Backlash Over Its CEO's Alleged 'Poor India' Comment, Ratings Drop To 'One Star' On App Store

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www.huffingtonpost.in - A day after news broke out regarding Snapchat's CEO Evan Spiegel's disinterest in expanding the business to "poor countries" like India, the rating of the popular app dropped to a "single star" fro...

Your 'Westworld' sexbot is even closer now, thanks to RealDoll

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www.cnet.com - The maker of the RealDoll, a life-size faux-human you can have sex with, is stepping up its game. After months of teasing, Abyss Creations on Saturday released Harmony AI, an app with a "brain" det...

PCMag Startup Toolkit: February 2017

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www.pcmag.com - Hello again, fair startup founders and daring entrepreneurs. We're a full month into 2017 and, as always, PCMag has compiled a list of newly tested tech that can make an impact on your business. Wh...