Wednesday, June 07, 2017

TPS Consulting Daily


TECHNOLOGY

Move Over Tesla, Europe's Building Its Own Battery Gigafactories

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www.bloomberg.com - Battery-making gigafactories are about to arrive in Europe, challenging a lead Tesla Inc. is building at a plant in Nevada and opening the way for a quicker shift toward green power for both cars a...

5 Key Social Media Metrics to Measure

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www.socialmediatoday.com - Did you know that more than 60% of marketers say that measuring ROI is their main challenge when it comes to social media marketing? Social media marketing is a fantastic (and cost effective) way t...

Logitech MX Master 2S and MX Anywhere 2S: Multi-computer mousing made easy

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arstechnica.co.uk - At first glance, Logitech’s latest mice—the MX Master 2S and the MX Anywhere 2S—are a typical incremental upgrade. They feature an improved “Darkfield” optical sensor, which tracks on most surfaces...

Digital Privacy: The Next Frontier In Antitrust Law

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www.wired.com - A couple weeks ago,during an unassuming antitrust conference at Oxford University, a German bureaucrat uttered a few words that should send a chill through Silicon Valley. In front of a crowd of ne...

Michelle Obama talks entrepreneurship, social issues, more at WWDC

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appleinsider.com - Michelle Obama talks entrepreneurship, social issues, more at WWDC By Daniel Eran Dilger Tuesday, June 06, 2017, 04:39 pm PT (07:39 pm ET) The second day of Worldwide Developer Conference opened wi...

Backward-compatible Xbox 360 games are less than 2% of Xbox One usage time

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arstechnica.com - Our analysis used a third-party API to randomly sample usage data from nearly one million active Xbox One Gamertags over a period of nearly five months starting last September (read the introductor...

Verizon grudgingly agrees to fix thousands of copper network problems

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arstechnica.com - Verizon and a union representing its workers have reached a settlement requiring the company to fix thousands of problems in areas of Pennsylvania where it hasn't upgraded its copper network to fib...

Russian hackers turn to Britney Spears for help concealing espionage malware

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arstechnica.com - A Russian-speaking hacking group that, for years, has targeted governments around the world is experimenting with a clever new method that uses social media sites to conceal espionage malware once ...

What to Say When Someone Asks to “Pick Your Brain” – Thrive Global

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melodywilding.com - When you’re an expert in any field, people may regularly ask to “pick your brain,” buy you lunch or some other form of asking for advice. For free, of course. If you feel conflicted at time like th...

Graphic Design for Good: The Dos & Don'ts of Pro Bono Design - HOW Design

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www.howdesign.com - Knowing how—and when—to offer your creative services forfree is the key to pro bono design work that benefits you and contributes to the greater good. Whether you’re beginning your design career or...

Facebook wants to be 'hostile' to terrorists

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money.cnn.com - Simon Milner, the company's director of policy, issued a widely reported statement Sunday that said the social media platform works "aggressively" to remove terrorist content. "We want Facebook to ...

Man Jailed 6 Months for Refusing to Give Police his iPhone Passcode

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thehackernews.com - Remember Ramona Fricosu? A Colorado woman was ordered to unlock her encrypted Toshiba laptop while the FBI was investigating alleged mortgage fraud in 2012, but she declined to decrypt the laptop s...

Face Swap is newest Microsoft Garage project to hit Google Play - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - When Snapchat came out with its viral face swap feature, developers all over were probably saying, “Why didn’t I think of that???” Well, apparently, it’s not too late to take that concept and impro...

Microsoft’s Outlook app improves People experience, features - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - The Outlook app from Microsoft is probably one of the truly functional apps out there, especially in terms of productivity and workflow. Not only does it houses your email, it also has your Calenda...

Google cracking down on some “incentivized” installs for apps - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - With the millions of apps that are out there in the market, it can be pretty hard to stand out and get noticed, not to mention get downloaded and then get good reviews. Even if the developers and m...

Samsung patent applications for Gear VR accessories leaked - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - A few months ago, Samsung unveiled its new Gear VR headset, and this time, it came with a wireless controller. Based on leaked documents of their patent applications at the USPTO (U.S. Patent & Tra...

Get a 1-Yr subscription to TrackOFF and save 69% [DEALS] - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - Looking for online protection that’s both simple and effective? Then check out TrackOFF Privacy Software for Windows. This security tool is easy to use, works superbly, and you can pick up a one ye...

How to back up and protect all your data

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www.popsci.com - When you sit down at the computer, you probably don't want to spend your time backing up your files and data. It may not be as entertaining as Netflix or Facebook, but it just might be the most imp...

Romania: Haven for hackers turned cyber sleuths

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www.usatoday.com - BUCHAREST, Romania — Razvan Cernaianu once surfed the Internet anonymously and easily broke into the computer systems for NASA, the Pentagon and Oracle. Then he became part of a legion of hackers t...

Apple and Google's New Tools Could Prove to Be the Catch-22 of Digital Advertising

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www.thestreet.com - Apple (AAPL) is joining a growing list of tech giants that want to protect users from pesky advertisers on the internet. One smaller announcement that got lost in the flurry of yesterday's WWDC ne...

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...

The perfect structure for managing profitable shopping ads

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marketingland.com - When you start advertising on a new platform, deciding how to structure things can be scary because there’s the risk that a bad decision now could hamper your future efforts. So if you’re new to ma...

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...

FoodTrucksNearMe.com: A Website that Allows Users to Find Food Trucks Locations and Menus via Computer or Smartphone - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - Food Trucks Near Me is a website that allows users to find food trucks locations and menus via computer or smartphone. “Food Trucks Near Me”is a website that allows users to find food trucks’ locat...

Cheekd : Mobile Dating App - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Ms. “Lori Cheek”, CEO of the USA based start-up “Cheekd” Below is the interview we conducted with her: 1. What is it exactly that you do and what your start-up is al...

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...

LivingJunction.com: A Drag-and-Drop Social Publishing Platform to Create Social Magazines Around your Hobbies and Interests - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - Living Junction is a social publishing platform that let’s you drag-and-drop rich media content to the pages of your own gorgeous magazine to bring your favorite topics alive. “Living Junction”is a...

KindCritic.com: A Social Platform that Allows you to get Crowdsourced Feedback on your Creative Projects - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - KindCritic is a social platform where creatives can give and get crowdsourced constructive feedback on their creative works from real experts in their field of interest. “KindCritic” isA Social Pla...

Tainted Leaks: Disinformation and Phishing With a Russian Nexus - The Citizen Lab

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citizenlab.org - By: Adam Hulcoop, John Scott-Railton, Peter Tanchak, Matt Brooks, and Ron Deibert Read Citizen Lab Director Ron Deibert’s blog post on the report. Media coverage: Financial Times, Washington Post, ...

Yes, OneDrive is Coming to the iOS 11 Files App - Thurrott.com

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www.thurrott.com - When Apple announced that it would finally provide iPad users with access to the file system via a new Files app, I had one immediate question: Would Microsoft make OneDrive available via this new ...

Facebook Live Videos Are About to Become a Lot More Accessible to Deaf, Hard-of-Hearing Users

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www.adweek.com - Facebook announced Tuesday that publishers of Facebook Livevideos can now add closed captions in order to make those videos more accessible to users who are deaf or hard-of-hearing. Product manager...

A Framework For Reinventing Yourself

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abovethelaw.com - SC Moatti is a technology visionary, a VC investor, and the bestselling author of Mobilized: An Insider’s Guide to the Business and Future of Connected Technology. She also serves on boards of dire...

Welcome to the Age of Snapchat

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www.adweek.com - The world of social media moves fast. Only seven years ago, we were proclaiming the “Age of Facebook,” and now, the social network faces a new challenger to its throne, Snapchat. Snapchat has gone ...

SearchCap: Bing Ads management, Apple Maps updates & more

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searchengineland.com - Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. From Search Engine Land: Beginners’ guide to Bing Ads management Jun 6, 2017 by John ...

Apple Maps adds indoor mapping for malls and airports, Do Not Disturb mode

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searchengineland.com - Apple has been developing indoor location and mappingfor several years. Now the company is finally sharing the fruits of that effort in Maps for iOS 11. Among the dizzying array of announcements Mo...

Chromebook shipments surge by 38 percent, cutting into Windows 10 PCs

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www.arnnet.com.au - In a slowing PC market, Chromebooks siphoned market share away from Windows PCs in 2016 as their popularity grew outside the education market. Chromebook shipments grew by a stunning 38 percent in ...

10 Google Ranking Factors Every Website Should Focus On In 2017

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www.jeffbullas.com - Q: What doEntrepreneur.com, Forbes.com, Backlinko.com and Jeffbullas.com have in common? A: All four of these sites rank high on Google SERPs and enjoy untapped authority. How do these sites consis...

Supreme Court Will Decide If Your Mobile Phone Location Data Is Private

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consumerist.com - It’s a funny thing about the 21st century: Nearly all of us carry location trackers on us, voluntarily, every single place we go. They’re our phones, and we carry them with us when we shop, while w...

SanDisk 32 GB micro SD Memory Card for Fire Tablets and All-New Fire TV

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Marketing Holders Two Tier Countertop Literature Display

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internetmarketinginfos.com - Acrylic book stand, acrylic products, Book case,acrylic POP display,counter top display Cigarette LED display stand,Cigarette counter top display stand,retail store fixture Use Cosmetics Trays To D...

If You Are In The Market For A Car You Must Read This

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carshopping.biz - Car shopping is one of the many responsibilities adults have to deal with every once in awhile. Although it can be fun to shop for a car, this huge financial decision can be very frightening if you...

Boost Your Web Marketing Knowledge With These Tips

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firstadsense.com - Internet marketing is one of the most effective ways to make your business. Website marketing allows you in direct contact with millions of potential consumers. The article below has some effective...

Tile Mate – Key Finder. Phone Finder. Anything Finder – 1-pack

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iphonefindmyphone.com - Tile (Gen2) Phone Finder, Key Finder, Everything Finder. Unboxing and Review. Tile – Wireless Key Finder and Wallet Tracker Phone App TILE’s "Community LOST & FOUND" feature Does it really work? – ...

Learn Affiliate Promotion The Right Way – Excellent Tips To Begin

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durac.info - This article will provide you with good advice to get you started in the rate of success for your affiliate site. Your affiliate status may suffer if you choose to market some of the web’s most pop...

2 Money Making Business Ideas for Work at Home Entrepreneurs: Fiverr Freelancing & SEO Affiliate Marketing

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duracmarketing.com - 2 Online marketing Suggestions You Could Implement for One Hr a Day Find out a detailed technique of generating income online via your own online business. – NO HUGE CAPITAL REQUIRED – NO MARKETING...

E-Mail Marketing Tips Straight From The Pros

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marketingpromotion.biz - Email marketing has been around for as long as the Internet was created. While programs and spam filters are successful in blocking out unwanted messages from reaching someone’s inbox, proper marke...

Starting a consulting firm: What I’d do differently the second time around

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www.cio.com - Recently I did some quick napkin math and figured I’ve spent 85 percent of my professional life in consulting. Although I’m no longer a consultant, some of my best friends are. And I meet tons of p...

More companies are hiring CISOs as private industry faces cyberattacks, report says - Cyberscoop

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www.cyberscoop.com - As cybersecurity budgets and staffing needs continue to increase, businesses must also move to address increasingly malicious threats, according to ISACA’s annual global cybersecurity survey. More ...

Everything Apple Announced at WWDC 2017 in 7 Minutes

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www.macrumors.com - Everything Apple Announced at WWDC 2017 in 7 Minutes Today's Worldwide Developers Conference keynote featured more than two hours of non-stop announcements and product unveilings, resulting in the ...

Outdated Software Commonplace on Enterprise Endpoints

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www.darkreading.com - Many enterprises are leaving themselves needlessly exposed to known threats by continuing to use old and outdated operating systems and software. That's the conclusion of a new study conducted by D...