Friday, July 07, 2017

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TECHNOLOGY

Hackers are Targeting Nuclear Facilities, Homeland Security Dept. and F.B.I. Say

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www.nytimes.com - Since May, hackers have been penetrating the computer networks of companies that operate nuclear power stations and other energy facilities, as well as manufacturing plants in the United States and...

7 Vital SEO Trends for Google Rankings in 2017 | Digital Current

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www.digitalcurrent.com - Use these seven SEO trends to improve your Google search rankings in 2017. Let’s face it: Developing an SEO strategy today isn’t easy. With an ever-evolving search interface, real-time Penguin algo...

Rishi Dave, VR ads, and how AI might not replace marketers — VB Engage

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venturebeat.com - This week, Travis and Stewart discuss Google’s latest lab project — VR ads. Apparently, we can’t escape ads even in our virtual realities. We also talk about some smart AI-powered video solutions a...

8 Entrepreneurs Reveal How They Discern Reflection From Regret

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www.entrepreneur.com - Apply now to be an Entrepreneur 360™ company. Let us tell the world your success story. Get Started » “I knew that if I failed I wouldn’t regret that, but I knew the one thing I might regret is not...

HMD is Bringing ZEISS Imaging Back to Nokia - Thurrott.com

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www.thurrott.com - The availability of ZEISS imaging technology was among the many advantages of Nokia’s Windows phone handsets. And it’s making a comeback soon in HMD’s new Android-based Nokia handsets. “Collaborati...

This Apple patent could describe facial recognition for the next iPhone

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techcrunch.com - One of the greatest problems with tech is that there is little room for nostalgia. Aside from Nintendo and potentially Fujifilm, few companies are willing to stick with what’s comfortable. And with...

HBO and Cinemax come to Hulu, but you’ll need the new app to watch

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techcrunch.com - Hulu this morning announced it’s finally adding HBO as an optional add-on for subscribers, as well as HBO-owned Cinemax. The premium networks will be offered to those who subscribe to Hulu’s on-dem...

Apply for Startup Battlefield at Disrupt SF

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techcrunch.com - You’ve questioned the status quo; you’re ready to shake things up. But does your innovative startup have what it takes to be the next Dropbox, Mint or Trello? It’s time to put your hard work to the...

Report: Xbox One X benchmarks detail 4K capabilities

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arstechnica.com - In an extensive report, Digital Foundry cites development sources briefed by Microsoft earlier in the year as the site outlinesperformance information for nine titles running on Xbox One and as sim...

How tough can game making be? One AAA dev offers a playable answer

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arstechnica.com - No one sets out to make a bad game, but bad games still get made all the time. The exact process of how a bad game comes into being, however, can be a bit opaque to those of us who haven't experien...

Tesla's diversity panel uncovers more tales of Silicon Valley sexism (updated)

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www.engadget.com - According to today's report, Tesla invited female staff to an essential oils "lunch and learn" on International Women's Day, but then changed the meeting to one on diversity after employees express...

Access nine courses and become a Python coding expert [DEALS] - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - Wish you knew how to code? Discover just how easy it can be with the Python Programming Bootcamp 2.0, offered to Android Community readers at over 90% off the regular retail price. The Python Progr...

Next-gen Google Pixel 2 specs listed, concept images shown off - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - Google is expected to launch the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL (or is it Pixel XL 2?) in the coming months. We know the tech giant has been working on new flagship devices because we’ve seen and heard a b...

Constructing a Winning Customer Data Collection Process

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loyalty360.org - Constructing a Winning Customer Data Collection Process Prior to launching a loyalty program, developing a data collection structure will be imperative to the success of the loyalty program. By lev...

Pushing the Personalization Envelope for Greater Customer Engagement at The North Face

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loyalty360.org - The challenge of personalization is one that officials at The North Face take quite seriously and they are persistent because of the enhanced customer engagement it reaps. The North Face recently e...

Build Your Unfair Advantage In Ecommerce With These 4 Technology Foundations.

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www.inc.com - The customer expects more and more from the brands it interacts with and purchases from today. The customer doesn't want to feel stalked online, but appreciates a personalized interaction and wants...

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...

WhyWaitTheApp.com: A Mobile Discovery App that Allows Users to Find a Plethora of Info Related to Restaurants & Bars - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - WhyWait is a discovery app that allows users to find the following for restaurants/bars: Happy Hours, Deals, Events, Menus, Images and Social Media Integration. “WhyWait”is a discovery app that all...

Fitnescity : Allows Users To Connect With Personal Trainers - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Ms. “Leila Zemrani”, Founder and CEO of the New York – US based start-up “Fitnescity” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly that you do...

EzyOnlineBookings.com: An Online Booking System that Allows Businesses to Take Appointment Bookings Right on their Existing Website - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - EzyOnlineBookings.com is an online booking system that allows businesses to take appointment bookings right on their existing website. According to Mr. ‘Gol'; EzyOnlineBookings.com is an online boo...

Scoopinion.com: A Web-Based Application that Turns Your Browser into a Learning Magazine - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - Scoopinion builds your personal magazine by matching what people like you have read well and you haven’t. It’s an effortless way to make the news good for yourself and the community. As per Mr. Kos...

ApprovalQ : Email Project Management Platform - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Sharif Aly”,Aly of the California – USA based start-up “ApprovalQ” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly that you do and what your...

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...

DealTrunk : Browser Extension To Display Best Deals From Online Retailers - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Ms. “Amanda Wrzeszczynski”,Founder of the Pittsburgh, USA based start-up “DealTrunk” Below is the interview we conducted with her: 1. What is it exactly that you do ...

Ostrato cloudSM™ : Cloud Based Services and Applications - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had a nice chat with Mr. “Jay Chapel”, CEO of the USA-based start-up “Ostrato” about his Company. 1. What is it exactly that you do and what your start-up is all about? Ostrato cloudSM™ empowers...

Conversion In A Box : Web Based Niche Marketing Tool - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - Start-Ups.Co really enjoyed interviewing the brilliant entrepreneur; Mr. ‘Mark La Fay'; Founder of the – USA start-up “Conversion In A Box”. Below, is the full interview that we have conducted : 1....

Windows Weekly 525: Token Ring's Back - Thurrott.com

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www.thurrott.com - Hi. I really don't understand why people think that this practice founded in "vaporware" as anything positive to the consumer, to the people that pay and use these tools or services. Can you guys e...

Yes, Microsoft Did Promise Timeline for the Fall Creators Update - Thurrott.com

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www.thurrott.com - In the wake of Microsoft’s revelation that it will not ship Timeline in the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, some are attempting to rewrite history, claiming that Microsoft was vague about when thi...

Your Social Media Marketing Is Only as Good as Your Content

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www.adweek.com - It’s super easy to get caught up in the fanfare of social media and lose sight of what really matters. While pay-per-click ads, profile designs and strategies for amassing thousands of followers ar...

SearchCap: Google Maps accessibility, Google Posts expire & link problems

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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: Google Maps will use crowdsourcing to identify wheelchair-ac...

Google Maps will use crowdsourcing to identify wheelchair-accessible locations

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searchengineland.com - Google Maps has rolled out a new editing feature that crowdsources accessibility details about locations or business listings — making it possible for anyone to add details on whether or not a plac...

Twitter gets a win in lawsuit against U.S. government for right to reveal data requests

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mashable.com - Defending freedom of speech continues to be Twitter's strong game. The company's ongoing lawsuit against the U.S. government for the right to publish aggregated data requests had a new development ...

Digital Disruption Common Sense

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cxo-transform.com - Facebook took 3.5 years to acquire 50 million customers, Whatsapp took 15 months, Angry Birds took 15 days. Since 1995 when Clay Christensen and Joe Bower published the HBR article Disruptive Techn...

Phone Booths Are Back in Times Square. No Quarters Required.

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www.nytimes.com - Even amid the cacophony of Times Square, the sounds of telephones ringing every seven to nine minutes are hard to miss. No, it’s not coming from your pocket or your purse, and no, you’re not imagin...

Updated Social Media Cover Photo Sizes and Templates for 2017 - Free!

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www.brainymarketer.com - Social Media Cover Photo Sizes and Templates for 2017 The Question: What’s the best image size for Facebook cover photos? Answer: It depends on who you ask. According to Facebook, cover photos for ...

Call to Action Words That are Costing You Conversions

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instapage.com - Your CTA button ultimately helps determine the fate of your landing page. That’s because visitors who don’t click, don’t convert. The call to action is the main point of action on your page (it’s i...

LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner on America's skill gap and efforts to close it

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www.cbsnews.com - According to the latest labor statistics, the number of job openings in the U.S. rose to more than 6 million in April, an all-time high and up more than 7 percent from the same time a year ago. As ...

Facebook Marketing Is Easy When Using This Advice

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duracmarketing.com - Facebook is more than just a social site, it is a way to connect with customers and potential customers. This will keep your business current and contemporary. Use this article as it is full of use...

EPAuto 12V DC Portable Air Compressor Pump, Digital Tire Inflator by 100 PSI

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carshopping.biz - #TireAirPump120W EPAuto 12V 120W Portable Air Compressor Pump, Digital Tire Inflator by 100 PSI 2015 Subaru WRX Ep. 554: Testing the EP Auto Portable Tire Inflator EPAuto 12V 120W Portable Air Comp...

My review of Agile Web Development with Rails 5.1

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agentmonhost.com - Discover Rails the way the Rails core group suggests it, together with the tens of hundreds of developers that have used this wide, far-reaching tutorial and referral. If you're brand-new to Rails,...

Plants vs. Zombies 2 and Black Hat Gamification

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yukaichou.com - Motivation Matters: An Insightful Lesson in Game Development from the Plants vs. Zombies Franchise This interview was conducted by Clark Buckner from TechnologyAdvice.com (they provide coverage con...

Video Baby Monitor, with Night Vision Camera, Two Way Talkback Audio and Lullaby Soother System – Including compatible Shelf & hook

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slr-digitalcamera.com - CONCERNING THE PRODUCT: This screen has a 2.4" screen. With the display in hand, you have a lot more freedom in your baby nursery. You will not remain with your kid at all times but still keep an e...

Four Top Travel Apps for Europe

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europeupclose.com - Gone are the days of trying to squeeze umpteen maps, guidebooks or currency converter gadgets into your luggage – now all you need are travel apps. The number of travel apps available has increased...

Amazon Purchases Whole Food: Can Brick and Mortar Grocers Compete?

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www.benzinga.com - Rick Chavie, CEO of EnterWorks, Leading Provider of Master Data Management and Product Information Management, Explains Why the Digital Threat Should Inspire an Aggressive Response Sterling, VA (PR...

Joomla! 3.7.3 Release

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www.joomla.org - Joomla! 3.7.3 is now available. This is a security release for the 3.x series of Joomla! which includes security vulnerabilities and over 230 bug fixes and improvements. We strongly recommend that ...

All Volvo models to become electrified from 2019

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www.autocar.co.uk - Every Volvo car launched from 2019 will have an electric motor, the company has announced, describing the move as “placing electrification at the core of its future business”. The bold move – the f...

The Growing Danger of IP Theft and Cyber Extortion

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www.darkreading.com - Shortly after the latest Verizon Data Breach Incident Report warned of a rise in cyber-espionage attacks aimed at stealing intellectual property (IP) and company secrets, a real-life example hit th...

Presumed GoldenEye hackers surface online demanding $260,000 for...

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hotforsecurity.bitdefender.com - The hackers behind the GoldenEye/Petya ransomware gave the first signs of life since the outbreak by posting new ransom demands, along with a signature for the malware’s private key, as evidence th...

Top 5 Takeaways from the Egnyte Customer Summit

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www.egnyte.com - The Egnyte Customer Summit had a special meaning this year as we continue our 10th anniversary celebration. The CIOs participating this time around, from some of Egnyte’s top customers worldwide, w...

Leading financial services firm supports new workstyles, improves information governance with Egnyte - The Advisor

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www.mwdadvisors.com - The subject of this case study is a leading global investment and financial services firm. It was founded over 25 years ago and now employs over 500 people in over 20 offices across Europe, Asia an...

FREE wildcard HTTPS certs from Let's Encrypt for every reader*

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www.theregister.co.uk - Let's Encrypt plans to begin offering free wildcard certificates to world+dog in January 2018, a move likely to make web security easier and a bit less costly for many organizations. Announced in 2...

Hacking the State of the ISIS Cyber Caliphate

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www.darkreading.com - Hackers operating within the Islamic State's United Cyber Caliphate may be well-versed and conversant in encrypted communications tools such as Telegram and WhatsApp, but they're still novices when...

A look back at last year's CIO50: #16: Chris Ford, SA Power Networks

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www.cio.com.au - CIO Australia is running its second annual CIO50 list which recognises Australia’s top 50 IT most innovative and effective IT chiefs who are influencing change across their organisations. This year...

'Shark Tank's Daymond John Explains Why Money Isn't the Key to Entrepreneurial Success

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www.entrepreneur.com - Entrepreneur Network provides you with expertise and opportunities to accelerate your brand's growth. Learn More » Shark investor, brand consultant, motivational speakerand author, Daymond John too...

FCPA COMPLIANCE REPORT-EPISODE 340, PATRICK HENZ, AUTHOR OF ACCESS GRANTED | JD Supra

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www.jdsupra.com - JD Supra provides users with access to its legal industry publishing services (the "Service") through its website (the "Website") as well as through other sources. Our policies with regard to data ...

The Next Battle in Antitrust Will Be About Whether One Company Knows Everything About You

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hbr.org - Google’s battle with the European Union has come to a head. On June 27 this yearthe EU fined Google $2.7 billion for alleged monopolistic or unfair trade practices. Google has appealed and is now p...

7 Easy Ways to Win More Conversions on Social Media

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www.entrepreneur.com - Advertisers frequently reference the magic of social media as a way to boost conversions and engagement in consumers. And, in fact, social media has evolved into the go-to solution for helping user...

8 Amazon Prime Day Predictions

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www.pcmag.com - Prime Day isless than a week away, and Amazon will start rolling out some big deals very soon. There's still plenty of uncertainty, and Amazon will undoubtedly deliver some surprises here and there...

How to Keep Up With Technology as a Business Owner

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www.entrepreneur.com - Entrepreneur Network provides you with expertise and opportunities to accelerate your brand's growth. Learn More » Are you keeping up with basic technology standards as a business owner? It sounds ...

Use SAP's mobile platform? Patch now to avoid these 'high risk' vulnerabilities

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www.itworld.com - Three high risk vulnerabilities in SAP Mobile could give attackers access to encrypted information stored in mobile devices, security firm Onapsis reported Wednesday. All three vulnerabilities were...

Central ICT funding model failing NSW schools

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www.cio.com.au - Ageing IT equipment and inadequate wireless networks, along with variable student and teacher access to devices are reducing the effectiveness of technology in NSW classrooms. An audit report unvei...

A Female Employee Reportedly Called Tesla's Factory a 'Predator Zone' at a Meeting Where Some Workers Described Sexual Harassment

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www.businessinsider.com - Female employees ofTesla at a company town-hall meeting in March recounted instances of sexual harassment and mistreatment by male managers, an event the electric-car maker says has already led to ...

5 Ways Disruption Has Changed the World -- And How Businesses Can Adapt to the Future

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www.entrepreneur.com - Apply now to be an Entrepreneur 360™ company. Let us tell the world your success story. Get Started » When disruptive companies weave themselves into our daily lives -- like Apple, Amazon and Googl...

Singapore Tops U.S. for Best Cybersecurity

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www.pcmag.com - The U.S. has some of the world's best cybersecurity infrastructure, second only to Singapore, according to a United Nationssurvey published on Wednesday. The survey, from the U.N.'s International T...


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