Monday, May 01, 2017

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TECHNOLOGY

3 Powerful Visual Strategies to Supercharge Your Blog

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pegfitzpatrick.com - Wondering why no one shares your blog post? Spending hours writing great content for your blog only to have it fall flat once you hit the publish button? I’m guessing that it has to do with the vis...

Peter Shankman, being ADHD positive, and scaling a give-to-get mindset – VB Engage

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venturebeat.com - We have agreat treat for you today as we discuss press, technology, and ADHD with Peter Shankman, founder of HARO. Speaking of ADHD, Stewart and I discuss a new report by Jampp, released this week,...

A PlayStation 5 Is Rumored To Be Coming Soon And Here's What We Know So Far

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brobible.com - Some gamers will be scratching their heads while others will welcome this news with open arms. The PlayStation 4 was released on November 15, 2013, here in North America, just a few short years ago...

Cybersecurity Training Nonexistent at One-Third of SMBs

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www.darkreading.com - Employees at small-to midsized (SMB) organizations often do not receive any form of cybersecurity awareness training, according to a new survey. Some 33% of SMBssurveyed by security firm ESET don't...

Equinix completes $3.6 billion deal to buy 29 data centers from Verizon

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techcrunch.com - Equinix, an international data center company based in Redwood City, California, announced today that it had completed the purchase of 29 data centers from Verizon for $3.6 billion. The deal was an...

Intel patches remote code-execution bug that lurked in CPUs for 10 years

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arstechnica.com - Remote management features that have shipped with Intel processors for almost a decade contain a critical flaw that gives attackers full control over the computers that run on vulnerable networks. ...

Cisco scoops up yet another cloud company, acquiring SD-WAN startup Viptela for $610 M

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techcrunch.com - Cisco has been rather acquisitive in recent years buying 19 companies since 2015, and today it announced it was acquiring cloud-based SD-WAN vendor Viptela for $610 million in cash. Viptela was fou...

Facebook gives its Marketplace a colorful redesign

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techcrunch.com - Facebook has given its Marketplace a bit of a visual overhaul, with new colorful icons and improved search and filtering features. The Craigslist competitor, first launched in October 2016, is Face...

Collaboration software company Jive to be acquired by Aurea for $462 million

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techcrunch.com - Jive, a community collaboration software company that was one of the biggest Enterprise 2.0-era success stories, going public in 2011, announced today it had agreed to be acquired by ESW Capital’s ...

Alex Hardiman, former VP of product at the NY Times, will take the lead on Facebook’s news products

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techcrunch.com - Facebook’s role in spreading news, especially fake news, has been in the spotlight since last year’spresidential election. Now it’s promoting Alex Hardiman to lead its news efforts on the product s...

Kiosk delivers pirated movies to USB sticks in the middle of a mall

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arstechnica.com - At this point, the most common ways to get illegal digital content are no secret. There's peer-to-peer downloading, "cyberlocker"-type sites, and unauthorized streaming sites that demand to put ske...

“Hackintoshes” keep giving Apple’s frustrated pros a place to go

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arstechnica.com - Apple is working on new desktop Macs, including a ground-up redesign of the tiny-but-controversial 2013 Mac Pro. We’re also due for some new iMacs, which Apple says will include some features that ...

The 2017 New York International Auto Show: Best of the rest

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arstechnica.com - NEW YORK—There has been much to see at this year's New York International Auto Show. Ford had a new hybrid police car. Cadillac brought its new race car—unbeaten in 2017—and a new semi-autonomous s...

The secret lives of Google raters

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arstechnica.com - Google's business immediately took a hit: prominent European ad agencies cut ties with the company, while AT&T and Verizon cut all video ad buys. Acknowledging the gravity of the problem, Google as...

Why You Shouldn’t Trust Success Stories

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www.hongkiat.com - Success stories have been a regular part of our culture and society since the time immemorial. Though the term is relatively new, still I would count everything from heroic tales of David and Golia...

Facebook helped advertisers target teens who feel “worthless”

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arstechnica.com - Facebook's secretive advertising practices became a little more public on Mondaythanks to a leak out of the company's Australian office. This 23-page document, discovered by The Australian (paywall...

Beware of geeks bearing gifts: Evil game guides infect 2 million Androids

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www.theregister.co.uk - Ad-displaying malware in nearly 50 apps on the Google Play Store has infected nearly two million phones. And it's all thanks a combination of user stupidity, and the ad giant failing to spot and re...

How to Say 'No' Without Feeling Guilty

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www.personalbrandingblog.com - The word "no"is probably one of the most difficult words to say after receiving requests from people. You might even feel pressured to say "yes" because you do not want to disappoint or hurt someon...

Here’s What Comes Next in the Fight to Save Net Neutrality

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www.wired.com - The GOP-led Federal Communications Commission this week released the first details of its long-anticipated plan to roll-back Obama-era net neutrality protections. The good news for net neutrality a...

How to Add a Services Section to Your Facebook Page : Social Media Examiner

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www.socialmediaexaminer.com - The Services section on Facebook allows professional service businesses to create a Services tab to highlight their offerings. In this article, you’ll discover how to use the Services section of yo...

Samsung Marshmallow helps children develop “healthy” smartphone habits - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - Not a day goes by when you won’t see an article about how children should not be allowed to use smartphones because they’re evil or unhealthy or whatever. But of course the reality is that deprivin...

Robot Unicorn Attack 3 is now on 3D for your Android devices - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - Endless runner? Check. Robots running? Check. Robot unicorns running with rainbows coming out of its backside? Uhm, check? You get that and more with the Robot Unicorn Attack game series from Adult...

Some Samsung Galaxy S8 phones keep rebooting several times - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - Samsung has got a new problem. The company may not admit it anytime soon if we are to rememberthe brand’s stand that the reddist tint is not a problem. Samsung released a software update to fix tha...

Location-based anonymous social app Yik Yak to finally shut down - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - In news that isn’t really a surprise to anyone who has been following the app’s progress (or lack thereof), location-based social app has finally announced that it is shutting down. The app has bee...

WhatsApp beta update brings pinned chats feature - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - Whatever messaging app you use, you probably have more than a dozen ongoing chats, whether it’s a one-on-one chat or a group chat. This means you sometimes have to scroll through several chats befo...

Pictionary’s official mobile version finally arrives for Android - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - If you ask people whether there is a mobile version of Pictionary, chances are they would have said yes. But actually, there has never been one (well the official one of course), until now that is....

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...

Relevancy the Focus for The Finish Line’s Enhanced Customer Loyalty App

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loyalty360.org - At The Finish Line, officials are constantly trying to meet their customers where they are and that place is increasingly digital. To show how much The Finish Line officials want to become even mor...

Building a Better B2B & B2G Customer Experiences with Advanced Analytics

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loyaltyexpo.loyalty360.org - Michael Marchand, Executive in Strategy, Innovation, Corporate Development and Operations, Dell EMC Michael loves to build innovative solutions that solve hard problems, create new business models ...

What is a Landing Page? Best Practices & Tactics To Grow Your Business!

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marketaire.com - You might be a brick and mortar business looking to grow your audience for the first time, or you may be a more seasoned digital marketer – but we’re all travelling down the path with the goal of a...

The Best Flat Design WordPress Themes In 2017

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marketaire.com - If you’ve used iOS or used any of Google’s revamped products, you’ve experienced flat design, a trend that’s overtaking digital design everywhere. With increasing popularity (and my personal love o...

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...

SpareFoot.com: The World's Largest Marketplace for Self-Storage - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - Sparefoot is a simple and efficient solution for locating storage facilities, comparing prices, and booking storage units online. According to Mr. ‘Betts';Sparefoot is a simple and efficient soluti...

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 ...

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...

Needls : Get Notified of Leads in Real Time - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Justin Hartzman”,Founder and CEO – of the Toronto – Canada based start-up “Needls.” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1- What is it exactly that you...

SentioSearch.com: A Social Network that Connects Decision-Makers with Mentors who will Give them the Best Chance to Make Good Decisions and Minimize Regret - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - SentioSearch is a social network that connects decision-makers with mentors who will give them the best chance to make good decisions and minimize regret. “SentioSearch.com” is a social network tha...

ShareWhere : Social Sharing Application - Start-Ups.Co

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Debbas





www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Geoffrey Chan”, Founder of the Miami based start-up “ShareWhere” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly that you do and what your s...

Mekiwi : Easy-To-Use StartUp to Manage Daily Life - Start-Ups.Co

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Debbas





www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Antti Kananen”, CEO of the Finland based start-up “Mekiwi” Below is the interview we conducted with her: 1. What is it exactly that you do and what your start-u...

716Labs : Helps App Developers In The Marketng Validation stage - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Scott Falbo”, Co-Founder of the Buffalo – USA based start-up “716Labs” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly that you do and what ...

EQNS : Advanced Education In The Sciences - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Ilya Uts”,CEO & Founder of the New York – USA based start-up “EQNS” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly that you do and what you...

HiveFlux : Real-time Overview of What Everyone In the Company is Working - Start-Ups.Co

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

The New York Times Is Using the 'Truth' to Pitch Itself Against Facebook and Google

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www.adweek.com - If you thoughtThe New York Times’ ad campaign featuring the tagline, “Truth. It’s more important than ever,” has been all about defending itself against President Trump’s “fake news” attacks, think...

Time Inc.'s VR Guru Is Forging a New Path Through Immersive Storytelling

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www.adweek.com - Long before she became the resident VR expert at one of the country’s top publishers, Mia Tramz was finding low-tech ways to create immersive experiences. While participating in a sculpture install...

How Twitter's Logo Perched in Our Cultural Consciousness and Came to Signify the Brand All by Itself

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www.adweek.com - Lots of things made the news on June 6, 2012: the last transit of Venus for this century, the 68th anniversary of D-Day, the arrival of the Space Shuttle Enterprise at its new home at New York’s In...

Google rolls out similar audiences for Search and Shopping

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searchengineland.com - Google announced the long-awaited rollout of similar audiences for Search on Monday. Similar audiences can be built from past site visitors — remarketing lists for search ads (RLSA). The company al...

Elon Musk says we're only 2 years from being able to nap in self-driving cars

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mashable.com - Multi-company tech mogul Elon Musk recently laid out plans for his traffic-defeating Boring company during a talk at the TED conference, but now, we finally have the full video of his appearance. A...

Instagram Stories are busted and we're not OK

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James Hickey





mashable.com - Instagram users are currently unable to upload new photos and videos to their Stories and we're definitely not OK. SEE ALSO: Instagram is absolutely crushing Snapchat and there's no end in sight In...

The founder of LinkedIn says too many of us are using the site all wrong

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Josh Peak





uk.businessinsider.com - If you use LinkedIn, you've undoubtedly received invitations to connect with people you've never met or may never meet in your life. The more you stay on the site and the more you gain prominence i...

Make chatbot-ready videos for account-based marketing - Biznology

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biznology.com - Did you know that Facebook thinks that most online interactionsbetween businesses and their customers will soon be mediated by chatbots? Chatbots can deliver an immediate personalized response—whic...