Monday, June 12, 2017

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TECHNOLOGY

5 Examples of How to Increase Engagement, Traffic and Branding in 2017

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basicblogtips.com - Did you know that there are currently over a BILLION active websites on the internet today? They keyword here is ‘active'. That means over a billion websites and blogs are constantly creating conte...

Elijah Wood Launching Creepy VR Game ‘Transference’ - VRScout

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vrscout.com - Ubisoft and Elijah Wood are making a VR game about hacking your brain. Leave it up to Elijah Wood and the folks over at Ubisoft to combine entertainment and gaming into an immersive psychological t...

The Essential Phone just made a huge carrier mistake - SlashGear

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www.slashgear.com - The Essential Phone may have made a huge misstep, with Andy Rubin showing that, while he knows how to make a slick phone, he may be behind the curve on carrier sentiment. Launched to no small amoun...

By suing a former employee, Amazon may have revealed big plans to take on Microsoft

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www.businessinsider.com - Amazon may be revving up its rivalry with Microsoft in the cloud. The e-commerce giant appears to have big plans for business productivity apps, a market that's currently dominated by Microsoft. Th...

Xbox One X, PS4 Pro, x86, and the downfall of the PC gaming master race

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arstechnica.co.uk - While the PS4 Pro and Xbox One X have substantially different innards from their predecessors, they can still run all of the same games, but usually at a lower resolution and with a few graphics to...

Limetr.ee: A Web Application that Allows you to Safely Keep Messages, Photos and Videos you Want to Preserve as a Legacy for your Child - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - Limetree is about gathering family and friends around your children’s history. About the legacy you want to pass to your child. About safeguarding memories for the future. Below is the full and in-...

Google’s smart keyboard app Gboard adds phrase suggestions, a draw-an-emoji feature & more

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techcrunch.com - Google this morning is rolling out a notable update for its smart keyboard app, Gboard, which introduces a number of new features aimed at helping you communicate more quickly, while typing less. I...

Digital pharmacy startup ScriptDash rebrands as Alto, inks $23 million for nationwide expansion

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techcrunch.com - Digital pharmacy startupScriptDash is getting a new name today, along with $23 million in Series B financing. The startup will now go by Alto to reflect its intention to go beyond just delivery. “A...

Sense sleep tracker maker Hello is winding down and looking for a buyer

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techcrunch.com - Hello, the makers of the bedside sleep tracker Sense, is shutting down as it looks for a buyer, according to a blog post from the company. The news wasfirst reported by Axios, which said the compan...

HelloSign raises $16 million so you can stop signing paper documents

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techcrunch.com - HelloSign, the eSignature platform, is announcing a $16 million financing round led by Foundry Group and Zach Coelius.Greylock Partners, U.S. Venture Partners and Tien Tzuo also participated. Altho...

Guy Kawasaki’s The Art of Evangelism - Udemy

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www.udemy.com - Do you want to change the world like Apple? This course will explain how to use a technique called evangelism to change the hearts, minds, and actions of your customers, colleagues, and employees. ...

Beyond Good and Evil 2 finally (!) exists, looks amazing

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arstechnica.com - Beyond Good & Evil's oft-requested, long-teased sequel has finally, officially been confirmed by its publisher Ubisoft. The company's 2017 E3 press conference ended with BG&E2's bombastic reveal vi...

RiME game review: An unforgettable memorial vacation

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arstechnica.com - I have had one of the most gorgeous Memorial Day weekends that I can recall, replete withbeautiful, exotic memories. Some are dotted with endless coastlines and remarkable rock formations. Others a...

Google’s “Fuchsia” smartphone OS dumps Linux, has a wild new UI

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arstechnica.com - Google, never one to compete in a market witha single product, is apparently hard at work on a third operating system after Android and Chrome OS. This one is an open source, real-time OS called "F...

Age of Empires: Definitive Edition is coming to PC in glorious 4K

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arstechnica.com - Age of Empires, one of the most beloved real-time-strategy games from the early days of Windows PC gaming—is getting a modern makeover. Age of Empires: Definitive Edition is remaster that includes ...

Alienware has new mice, keyboards, and monitors, plus a Threadripper Area 51

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arstechnica.com - At E3 this year, Dell announced updates and changes to theAlienware line. The massive Alienware Area 51 gaming desktop is getting a refresh to include AMD's new Threadripper CPUs, and Alienware is ...

Fear Of Burning Out Is The New Fear Of Missing Out – Thrive Global

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journal.thriveglobal.com - I have a tech blogger friend who, if I am three hours late to the newest meme, tells me in real life, or over Twitter DM, to “keep up!” This inspires a fissure of FOMO, or fear of missing out — the...

Keeping Your Website Design Consistent

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1stwebdesigner.com - The last word you may want a user to associate with your website is “predictable.” This term has a negative connotation in the business world and makes you think of a brand that is boring, unexciti...

5 Ways B2Bs Can Leverage Social for Success

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www.socialmediatoday.com - I’m convinced those of us guiding social media strategy at B2B brands have to be even more creative than our B2C counterparts in many respects. No offense to my awesome B2C colleagues - many of who...

Alphabet’s Internet Balloons Will Provide High-Speed Wireless Internet to Millions of People in Indonesia

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www.technologyreview.com - The three largest cellular networks serving Indonesia’s 250 million people are set to get an upgrade from a fleet of stratospheric helium balloons floating 20 kilometers overhead. The Loon balloons...

3rd party app makes separate volume level for Google Assistant - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - While Google Assistant is pretty useful for the times when you need your hands free but you need something from your phone, one problem that some users see, or rather, hear, is that its volume is s...

Sony’s e-ink FES Watch U now available in Japan - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - For those who have a hard time with the glare of gadgets, having e-ink options is actually pretty useful, but mostly it’s just for Kindle and Pebble, the latter which has already said goodbye. When...

Huawei launches Honor 9 in China with 6GB RAM, up to 128GB storage - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - After months of waiting, we can finally get a glimpse of the Honor 9. Huawei rolled out the latest model under its Honor line. The phone reached TENAA before the month of May ended and now it is ou...

Redesigned Skype now available for Android devices - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - Just a few days ago, Skype shared with the world that they were redesigning their entire messaging app, supposedly to fit their users’ needs. Some people saw it more as a bid to recapture a market ...

LiveRamp adds people-based search targeting to IdentityLink

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martechtoday.com - Let’s say you’re a Honda auto dealer in Boston, and you want to target some of your previous and current customers with a new sale of Honda CRVs. One way is via Google AdWords, since you can show 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...

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...

Vital Facebook Advertising Objectives That Will Make Or Break ROI

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marketaire.com - You’ve worked hard on your website, and traffic doesn’t appear from thin air. It’s time to use Facebook ads to send people there. First, let’s take a look at the Facebook ad campaign setup process....

Why Facebook Fans Still Matter: Using Facebook Ads To Expose Value

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marketaire.com - The word on the street is that Facebook fans no longer matter. For the most part, this is perpetuated by the same people that claim organic reach on Facebook is dead. It’s not. Not only to Facebook...

BunchCut : Sort Large Volumes of Images Fast - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Ms. “Nathalie du Preez”, CEO and Co-Founder of the London and New York based start-up “Bunchcut” Below is the interview we conducted with her: 1. What is it exactly ...

betternet :Provides Parents With Information About Their Kids' Online Behavior - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Colton Shields”,Co-Founder of the Provo – USA based start-up “bettrnet” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly that you do and wh...

Rawporter.com: A Mobile Application That Helps People Earn Money for Shooting and Sharing Photos and Videos - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - Rawporter helps people earn money for shooting and sharing photos and videos. All items captured with the app or uploaded online are indexed so they become discoverable by search engines and can no...

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 ...

SPI 099 : Buying Stuff and Selling it on Amazon (For 6-Figures a Year!) with Jessica and Cliff Larrew

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www.smartpassiveincome.com - People often tell me that the best episodes of The Smart Passive Income Podcast are the ones that: Session #99 does all of this, while also shedding light on a new business model that I’ve never di...

Xbox Design Lab Comes to UK, France, and Germany - Thurrott.com

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www.thurrott.com - Microsoft’s Xbox Design Lab lets customers design their own custom Xbox Wireless Controller. But to date, it’s been limited to the U.S. and Canada. No more: Effective immediately, Xbox Design Lab i...

Here Are Mobile ID Guidelines for a Cross-Device World

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www.adweek.com - The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) today released “Mobile Identity Guide for Marketers,” which highlights the approaches to and the importance of identity management as an emerging practice f...

Like The Ringer Before It, Backchannel Is Leaving Medium

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www.adweek.com - The Ringer’s decision last month to leave Medium’s platform for Vox foreshadowed the prospect of other publications following The Ringer in search of greener pastures, ones that would support an ad...

These Companies Are Helping Put Chicago on the Cutting Edge of Emerging Tech

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www.adweek.com - The Great Chicago Fire of 1871 threatened the future of the entire city. However, out of the ashes came spark after spark of innovation, as engineers, architects and entrepreneurs worked together t...

The role of traditional public relations in SEO

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searchengineland.com - If you’re doing search engine optimization (SEO) properly today, then a significant portion of your effort will overlap with traditional public relations (PR). This is because over the last few yea...

Chinese-Made Video Cameras Pose Major Cyber Attack Risk

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freebeacon.com - BY: Bill Gertz Follow @BillGertz June 12, 2017 5:38 pm A Chinese company warned Monday that some of its remote-controlled video cameras contain flaws that a security firm said could be used in cybe...

How To Build Your Social Selling System with LinkedIn and Twitter

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www.bigmarker.com - It’s no longer enough to do social media marketing and hope that your company’s inbound marketing strategy generates leads, who turn into qualified prospects and eventual buyers. If you fail to cra...

Amazon connects the Echo to smart tvs

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www.businessinsider.com - This story was delivered to BI Intelligence IoT Briefing subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Developers can now build smart TVs that are controllable via Alexa commands wit...

Nike Women’s Free Rn Flyknit Running Shoe

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shoes.internetinfomedia.com - Nike Free RN FlyKnit 2017 REVIEW // RIZKNOWS Nike Running Shoe Reviews How Do I Wear These lol. Nike Lunar Epic Flyknit / Free RN Flyknit On Feet Amazon Price: N/A $107.94 (as of June 12, 2017 3:51...

SanDisk 16GB Mobile MicroSDHC Class 4 Flash Memory Card With Adapter- SDSDQM-016G-B35A

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iphonefindmyphone.com - Best Selling Top Best 10 16gb memory card for camera from Amazon (2017 Review) SanDisk 4GB Mobile Micro SDHC Class 4 Memory Card SDSDQM-004G-B35 Unboxing: SanDisk Ultra 16GB MicroSDHC Class 10 UHS-...

Gain New Business With The Social Media Websites

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marketingpromotion.biz - While you may be aware of how to market via social media, you may not have a deep understanding of it. You might be used to older marketing methods that are older. Here are some ideas that will ass...

Tricks To Getting Perfect Pictures All The Time

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slr-digitalcamera.com - Some budding photographers might become overwhelmed in an attempt to understand all there is to know about the art. Many times, you can’t find where to get great advice on photography. In this arti...

Mobile Marketing At Its Best: Here’s How You Do It

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firstadsense.com - Mobile marketing can help you reach a huge audience for your company.Just about everyone owns some sort of mobile device today. Focus first on building a customer base and securing their numbers fo...

From spying to hacking: Expert reveals dangers of connected devices

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www.dailymail.co.uk - At least 40% of Australian households now have at least one home 'Internet of Things' device. These are fridges, window blinds, locks and other devices that are connected to the internet. While the...

Google's news algorithm serves up penis pills

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www.theregister.co.uk - +Comment Our Monday here at The Reg's London offices has been cheered to no end by Google News, which has been spitting out odd pharmaceutical-related "journalism" throughout the day. Over the past...

News in brief: Google teaches safety; US builds AI spies; new Twitter vulnerability

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nakedsecurity.sophos.com - Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news Google has launched a new interactive game, Interland, to teach children how to be safe online. Available on all major browsers, players...