Saturday, April 08, 2017

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41 TOP WordPress Themes For Bloggers & Writers (2017 Edition)

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www.bloggingwizard.com - As a blogger, you put your heart and soul into creating perfectly crafted posts, eye-catching images, and attractive leads. It’s a lot of hard work! Your website represents your ideas and ambitions...

An afternoon with Avegant’s prototype light field display headset

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techcrunch.com - A few weeks ago, Avegant showed off an early look at some of the crazy tech it has been working on that — in its most simple terms — seeks to make head-mounted displays function more like human eye...

Looking to build sales through content? Check out this post

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www.razorsocial.com - You know how much hard work it is creating content, don’t you?Well… for all that hard work, you need to get some rewards for doing it! This is where a content conversion funnel comes in. A content ...

America takes on Japan in terrifying giant mech battle this August

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arstechnica.co.uk - In 2015, a team of American engineers created the MegaBots Mk. II, a 15-foot-tall, 5,400kg, paintball cannon-armed mech of nightmarish proportions. Which is impressive and all, but the question was...

The laptop is dead

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www.computerworld.com - Ten years ago, laptop sales overtook desktop PC sales to become the dominant hardware platform for computing. Now smartphones are about to do to laptops what laptops did to desktops. But wait, you ...

YouTube will now block ads on channels with under 10,000 views

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techcrunch.com - YouTube is taking measures to help ensure its user-generated content doesn’t end up positioning ads by big brands next to questionable content. The social network will not allow ads on channels tha...

Breaking the Glass Ceiling Starts With Changing Workplace Culture

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www.entrepreneur.com - Men designed the traditional concept of career success, Arianna Huffington argues, and it’s holding women back. “It’s not enough for women in any industry to look at breaking through the glass ceil...

Conversion Optimization – 5 Seriously Simple Steps

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learnaboutus.com - It goes without saying that all of us want the most from our investments. The point of putting our money into something is about getting returns! Now, winning your bid for a keyword on the Google p...

Soundest : App For E-commerce Email Marketing - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - Start-Ups.Co really enjoyed interviewing the brilliant entrepreneur; Mr. ‘Rytis Lauris'; C0-Founder and CEOof the UK- based Start Up “Soundest”. Below, is the full interview that we have conducted ...

Netflix adds a screensaver to its TV apps to promote its original content

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techcrunch.com - Netflix quietly launched a new discovery feature this week aimed at promoting its original programming to users who are watching via an app on their television. Now, when you leave the Netflix appl...

Facebook adds new features to Instant Articles to encourage email sign-ups and Page Likes

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techcrunch.com - Facebook today rolled out an improvement to its Instant Articles featurethat now lets publishers include call-to-action units in their articles to better connect with readers, including those that ...

Otonomo raises $25M to help automakers make money from connected cars

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techcrunch.com - It’s no secret that data is thehot new revenue source for automakers, who are seeing additional profit opportunities bloom as vehicles become more connected and they can retrieve a ton of useful da...

Google denies labor department’s claim that gender-based pay inequities are “systemic” at the company

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techcrunch.com - Happy belated Equal Pay Day! The U.S. Department of Labor testified in court today that pay inequities at Google are “systemic,”The Guardian reports. Earlier this month, Google said it had closed t...

YouTube’s live TV streaming service goes live in five US cities for $35 per month

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techcrunch.com - Back in February YouTube announced YouTube TV, a $35 TV streaming service it hopes might kill your cable box. At the time, they didn’t say exactly when it’d launch — just that it’d be “soon.” “Soon...

Project Zero uncovers a nasty Wi-Fi chip exploit

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techcrunch.com - Google’s Project Zero has been on a roll lately, unveiling sophisticated bugs in Cloudflare, LastPassand now Broadcom, a Wi-Fi chip supplier whose product is found in iPhones, Nexuses and Samsung d...

Amazon pulls Diapers.com and other Quidsi apps from the app store

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techcrunch.com - At the end of March, Amazon announced it was planning to shut down Diapers.com and all the other e-commerce sites operated byQuidsi – the company Amazon acquired for $545 million back in 2010. Howe...

Xfinity Mobile Isn't a WiFi Phone Service | Light Reading

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www.lightreading.com - Comcast is launching into mobile, and that's market-impacting news no matter how you slice it. But one of the cable company's big financial advantages over incumbent carriers is supposed to be that...

Windows Insider builds start back up, available for Active Directory accounts

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arstechnica.com - Even as we wait for the Windows 10 Creators Update to receive its mainstream launch this coming Tuesday, Microsoft has pushed ahead and shipped the first post-Creators Update preview build of Windo...

Instantly Optimize Your Site's Images with the ShortPixel WP Plugin - only $9!

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www.mightydeals.com - Instantly Optimize Your Site's Images with the ShortPixel WP Plugin - only $9! Please select... One-Time 20k images - $9 One-Time 60k images - $19 One-Time 100k images - $29 Please select... One-Ti...

Sorry, But if You’re Married, Browsing Tinder Totally Makes You a Snake

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www.wired.com - Is flirting on LinkedIn less weird than on other social media? After all, it can vouch for you in a substantive way. Whoa. Hang on. Let’s first poke at the premise of your question, because the imp...

Google created a prototype Star Trek communicator badge - Geek.com

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www.geek.com - If you needed any more proof beyond the newStar Wars tie-in that Google is run by geeks, this is it. Google senior VP Amit Singhal showed off a nifty little prototype device based on the Star Trek ...

Belkin brings new MIXIT DuraTek USB-C cable to the market - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - Cables are just some of the things we take for granted, but if you really think about it, they’re pretty important. Yes we have the ones that come with our smartphones or tablets out of the box, bu...

Samsung’s Bixby button can be re-mapped for other actions - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus both feature Bixby. It was confirmed before the duo was unveiled and we soon learned that it isn’t an ordinary voice assistant. It is an AI feature that shows an i...

BlackBerry PRIV named an Android Security Leader by Google - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - The BlackBerry PRIV may not be doing well in terms of sales but when it comes to mobile security, it is topnotch. No doubt about this as the smartphone pioneer definitely knows safety, security, an...

We’ve cut the cost of Agile Project Management Training by over 90% [DEALS] - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - Looking for a tech career that offers a ton of growth potential? Then consider a career in project management. Get the skills you need to become a success with Agile Project Management Training, of...

How To Post To Facebook And Twitter If Your Internet Goes Down

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blog.digi.me - We’d just like to say that of us here at SocialSafe are hoping that everyone in New York and the other affected areas of the United State manages to stay safe during Hurricane Sandy. Our thoughts a...

Unlocking Facebook Ad Retargeting Using Website Custom Audiences

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marketaire.com - The power of Facebook ads lies within its ad targeting. It doesn’t matter if your ad copy, imagery, or bidding and optimization are perfect. You absolutely need to target people that are most likel...

Create a Facebook Landing Page In Minutes, Drop Ad Costs By 50%

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marketaire.com - You’re browsing Facebook and you get a new notification – a new fan or customer has liked one of your posts or left a comment about your business! Engagement on your Facebook page can definitely ma...

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...

AppAppeal.com: Finding Web Apps Made Easy! - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - AppAppeal reviews and compares web applications to help people find the best web app for their needs. Our quality reviews are comprehensive, objective, and created by professional writers. We do no...

Pampered Teacher : Sends Teachers a Subscription Box Filled with Hand-Selects 4-6 Teacher Gifts - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Ms. “Cristin Frank”, Owner Of the NY – USA based startup “Pampered Teacher” Below is the interview we conducted with her: 1. What is it exactly that you do and what...

Brian Zuercher Of VenueSeen On Social Media Photography And Managing Customer Relationships - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - Brian Zuercherhad a precocious interest in business for a boy from the Buckeye State. He likes his sports, too, but ever since the days of running the school store, the entrepreneurial path has bec...

SkilledWizard.com: A Professional Social Network Platform Dedicated Exclusively to Skilled Workers - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - SkilledWizard is a platform for Skilled Workers Worldwide. They set out to erase the void that currently exists today. “SkilledWizard.com”‘s mission is to unite skilled / blue collar workers worldw...

My Home Needs That : Search Engine Dedicated to Furniture and Homeware - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Adam Pilling”, Foundert at the London – UK based start-up “MyHomeNeedsThat” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly that you do and ...

JobQuotes : Connect Consumers With Local Professionals For Any Project - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Brandon Large”, CEO & Founder of the Aliso Viejo, USA based start-up “JobQuotes” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly that you do...

HireOwl : Connects Startups to Talented University Students for Internships - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “John Lidington”, Founder of the NY – United States based startup “HireOwl” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly that you do an...

Sneak Peek: My People in Redstone 3 Build 16170 - Thurrott.com

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www.thurrott.com - Hidden inside today’s Redstone 3 build is a postponed feature we’ve all been waiting for: My People. The bad news? It’s not ready for prime time yet. You may recall, My People was that people-centr...

Paul Thurrott's Short Takes: April 7 - Petri

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www.petri.com - Because Spring is finally in the air, this edition of Short Takes looks at Microsoft’s customer satisfaction win over Apple, the Windows Insider Program for businesses, Xbox “Project Scorpio”, and ...

A Good Week for the BlackBerry Brand

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www.adweek.com - When Google released its latest report about Android security, the Blackberry PRIV was perched at the top of the list. When President Trump signed an executive order rolling back the previous admin...

Google adds fact-check findings to search and news results

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www.theverge.com - Much like Facebook, Google is calling on fact-checking organizations to help it bust fake news. But it’s starting in a pretty small way. Beginning today, Google will present richer information from...

The Digital Strategy Behind One Brand's Million Dollar Kickstarter Campaign

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www.adweek.com - Anyone who has ever promoted a successful crowdfunding campaign on sites like Kickstarter and IndieGogo will tell you that it takes a lot of orchestration to become an “overnight” success. A solid ...

Micro-Influencers and the Blind Spot in Your Influencer Marketing

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www.adweek.com - At some point in the past year, “micro-influencer” became the advertising industry’s staple buzzwordfor up-and-coming bloggers, YouTubers and social media personalities who promote a brand or produ...

Physical Preparation for Team Sports: Weekly Plans [Part 3]

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complementarytraining.net - Physical Preparation for Team Sports: Weekly Plans [Part 2] In this part of weekly plans, I am expanding on the concept of the “puzzles” and use that approach for flexible and agile planning of the...

50 Apps To Optimize Your Time And Life With [Infographic]

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www.bitrebels.com - Are you one of the many people who takes their phone everywhere? Well, you could be underestimating its potential to optimize your life. The processing capabilities of modern smartphones has develo...

New Survey Documents Independent Labels' Experience with Notice & Takedown

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futureofmusic.org - A new study of independent record confirms that independent labels face challenges in dealing with unauthorized uses of their soundrecordings. The study, conducted by American Association of Indepe...

Forget coding, we need to teach our kids how to dream

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www.linkedin.com - Life is becoming increasingly less predictable. From the political volatility of Donald Trump and Brexit to the vast societal changes of globalisation, drastic, seismic change is in the air. While ...

Live Video: Tips and Techniques for Creating Great Content : Social Media Examiner

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www.socialmediaexaminer.com - To discover what he’s learned from broadcasting over 1,000 live streams over the last two years, I interview Alex Khan. The Social Media Marketing podcast is an on-demand talk radio show from Socia...

Don't try to fix your iPhone 7 home button yourself

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mashable.com - Fixing any broken phone is a hassle, but if you have an iPhone, you really only have one safe option: repairing your device using an Apple-certified technician. It ain't cheap. You can take your ma...

Microsoft Surface beats Apple in latest JD Powers Tablet Satisfaction study on styling, design & features

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9to5mac.com - Microsoft’s Surface tablets have beaten iPads in the latest JD Powers U.S. Tablet Satisfaction Study, a large-scale survey of more than 2,000 tablet owners. Key factors cited by participants was pr...

Revenge Pornster Craig Brittain Issues DMCA Notices Demanding Google Delist Entire Websites, Including Wikipedia

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www.techdirt.com - Former revenge porn site operator/lawyer impersonator Craig Brittain is once again engaged in some DMCA abuse. A couple of years ago, Brittain issued bogus DMCA notices in hopes of whitewashing his...