Wednesday, October 04, 2017

TPS Consulting Daily


TECHNOLOGY

John Kelly is blocking a pro-Russia congressman from talking to Trump

Shared by
Susan Cooper





www.businessinsider.com - Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) speaks during a House Foreign Affairs Europe, Eurasia and Emerging Threats Subcommittee hearing. Aaron P. Bernstein/Reuters WASHINGTON — California Rep. Dana Rohrabacher,…

Google Pixel 2 event: start time, live stream, and live blog

Shared by
Geoff Farinha





www.theverge.com - We’re a few hours away from Google’s big hardware event, where the company is expected to release a whole new slate of devices, including new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones, along with a fancy ne…

Black cabs go green: Electric taxis on the way

Shared by
Neil





news.sky.com - The TX has been developed in the UK by the newly-rebranded London Electric Vehicle Company (LEVC), with substantial investment from its Chinese owners. The firm claims the new cab has a pure electric…

Yahoo says all 3 billion accounts hacked in 2013 data theft

Shared by
Susan Cooper





www.politicususa.com - (Reuters) – Yahoo on Tuesday said that all 3 billion of its accounts were hacked in a 2013 data theft, tripling its earlier estimate of the size of the largest breach in history, which already had sp…

The ABC of Cybersecurity – Android Threats: R is for Rooting Trojan

Shared by
Lee Munson





hotforsecurity.bitdefender.com - Android is no stranger to malware, especially with the proliferation of mobile devices sporting Google’s mobile operating system. If threats have traditionally targeted Windows-based systems, with mo…

Did Equifax have the right data security protection?

Shared by
Egnyte





www.egnyte.com - Equifax’s massive data breach now has government officials knocking at their doors. Last week, the U.S. Senate Committee on Finance demanded answers regarding the hack from the consumer credit report…

Google announces the Pixelbook, its new high-end 2-in-1 Chromebook

Shared by
TechCrunch





techcrunch.com - The Chromebook Pixel brand for Google’s most high-end and costly Chromebooks is dead, but you can now say hello to its replacement: the Pixelbook. The Pixelbook fits right into the (short) line of Ch…

Why some Senate Democrats voted to give Ajit Pai another term on FCC

Shared by
Ars Technica





arstechnica.com - The Senate vote to give Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai another term on the FCC yesterday went mostly along party lines, but four Democrats joined with Republicans to approve Pai'…

No Agenda Newsletter

Shared by
Mike Dacre





followme4.blogspot.com - No Agenda Newsletter Deconstructing the Las Vegas Massacre No Agenda is your show. To keep it alive please support No Agenda any way you can. There are excellent ideas on the support page here. No A…

“NSFW” doesn’t begin to describe Bluetooth security in sex toys

Shared by
Ars Technica





arstechnica.com - Technologies such as Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) have allowed an increasing number of devices to be controlled by mobile devices. But as Ars has reported in the past, BLE devices also can be a privacy…

It's G-Day: Do You Know Where Your Next Phone Is? - Thurrott.com

Shared by
Paul Thurrott





www.thurrott.com - There’s never been a better time to buy a great smartphone. Which is part of the problem, when you think about it. Just this year alone, we’ve been swamped with great choices, each of which offers so…

Apple releases watchOS 4.0.1 with fix for Series 3 LTE/Wi-Fi bug

Shared by
Ars Technica





arstechnica.com - Apple released a software update for its Series 3 watches today that will upgrade watchOS 4 to watchOS 4.0.1. This is the first software update to watchOS 4 since it became available for all Apple Wa…

Hands-on with Google’s Pixel 2, a shift away from the war of hardware specs

Shared by
TechCrunch





techcrunch.com - Google sold the idea of paradigm shifts hard on-stage at today’s big event in San Francisco — that, after all, is kind of the company’s M.O. This time out, CEO Sundar Pichai hit the stage to discuss …

Google delivers minor updates to Daydream View headset, bumps up price to $99

Shared by
TechCrunch





techcrunch.com - Today, Google showcased a new version of its Google Daydream headset. It’s a little better in a lot of ways but it’s also $99, $20 more than the previous version. It looks largely the same, but it’s …

This is the Google Pixel 2, arriving October 17 for $649

Shared by
TechCrunch





techcrunch.com - They say sequels are never quite as good as the original, but after releasing one of 2017’s best phones, Google’s hoping lighting will strike a second time with the Pixel 2. The company is teaming up…

Splunk is latest company to take exception to Larry Ellison’s slams at Oracle OpenWorld

Shared by
TechCrunch





techcrunch.com - Larry Ellison was at it again yesterday, making friends, influencing people and pissing off rivals. It was AWS in the keynote earlier in the week. Yesterday, it was Splunk, a seemingly innocuous logg…

Google dropped the Pixel’s headphone jack to lay the groundwork for a bezel-free phone

Shared by
TechCrunch





techcrunch.com - Another domino has fallen in the march toward a post-headphone jack world. Today Google became the latest company to drop the once ubiquitous port from its phones, though it hardly devoted any time t…

The Pixelbook is Google’s first real attempt at a mainstream laptop

Shared by
TechCrunch





techcrunch.com - Google used its annual hardware event to announce the Pixelbook. This is essentially the third iteration of the company’s Chromebook Pixel laptop, though with the Pixelbook, the company is taking a n…

Instagram Stories launches cross-posting to Facebook Stories

Shared by
TechCrunch





techcrunch.com - Facebook Stories might not be a ghost town for long. After testing in Portugal last month, TechCrunch spotted the option to syndicate your Instagram Stories to Facebook Stories appearing to US users.…

LinkedIn to launch Talent Insights, a new analytics tool, as it dives deeper into data

Shared by
TechCrunch





techcrunch.com - LinkedIn, the Microsoft-owned social network for the working world with some 500 million members, has made a large business out of recruitment — with some 11 million job listings on the site at any g…

Amazon brings Echo and Alexa to India and soon Japan, its first markets in Asia

Shared by
TechCrunch





techcrunch.com - As the Echo and Alexa from Amazon continue to set the pace for what to expect from voice-based interfaces and home hubs, Amazon is expanding them to Asia for the first time today. Today, the e-commer…

UK gives WhatsApp another spanking over e2e crypto

Shared by
TechCrunch





techcrunch.com - The UK government has once again bared its anti-technology teeth in public, leaning especially heavily on messaging platform WhatsApp for its use of end-to-end encryption security tech, and calling i…

Can Google’s AI-powered Clips make people care about lifelogging?

Shared by
TechCrunch





techcrunch.com - Lifelogging once seemed like an inevitability. Between social media and the increasing ubiquity of cameras, we were all clearly moving toward a sort of constant documentation of our lives’ events. Or…

2017 Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid: Not cheap but you get a lot for the money

Shared by
Ars Technica





arstechnica.com - Porsche might be known for sports cars like the 911, but today it makes its money selling SUVs. Four doors and voluminous cargo space may not be attributes we traditionally associated with the brand,…

macOS 10.13 High Sierra: The Ars Technica review

Shared by
Ars Technica





arstechnica.com - If you've felt like the last few macOS releases have been a little light, High Sierra won't change your mind. That's not because there's nothing here but because most of Apple's development work this…

Body Labs, a 3D human body modeling startup, is now part of Amazon

Shared by
Ars Technica





arstechnica.com - Amazon wants to know your body better, so the online retailer bought Body Labs, and New York-based startup that specializes in 3D body scanning and modeling software for fashion and gaming applicatio…

Why You Should Gamify Your Cybersecurity Training

Shared by
Joel Comm





www.forbes.com - With big data breaches occurring almost weekly, companies are looking for ways to tighten up their cybersecurity training. Information security risks continue to evolve, and employees must be educate…

DeepMind’s New Way to Think About the Brain Could Improve How AI Makes Plans

Shared by
Reg Saddler





www.technologyreview.com - Just hours before Sunday night's horrific mass shooting in Las Vegas, Texas-based Defense Distributed launched new software that allows people to mill metal handgun bodies at home. The two events are…

10 LinkedIn Tips for Connecting With People at Live Events

Shared by
Reg Saddler





www.socialmediaexaminer.com - Do you want to strengthen the connections you make at conferences? Have you considered using LinkedIn to develop relationships during events? As a business-centric social network, LinkedIn is valuabl…

3 Ways to Advertise on Twitter

Shared by
Reg Saddler





www.socialmediaexaminer.com - Wondering what your options are? Twitter advertising isn’t difficult to set up, and for a very small amount of money it can provide an additional stream of traffic, customers and revenue. In this art…

4 Easy Steps to Increase Sales Through LinkedIn

Shared by
Reg Saddler





www.personalbrandingblog.com - You’re personal brand’s website is an important tool where meaningful connections can be created. In order to establish yourself as an expert in your field you need great content and a strong social …

Netgear Fixes 50 Vulnerabilities in Routers, Switches, NAS Devices

Shared by
Reg Saddler





threatpost.com - Netgear recently issued 50 patches for its routers, switches, NAS devices, and wireless access points to resolve vulnerabilities ranging from remote code execution bugs to authentication bypass flaws.

6 Fresh Horrors From the Equifax CEO's Congressional Hearing

Shared by
Reg Saddler





www.wired.com - The initial drama over Equifax's September data breach has mostly subsided, but the actual damage will play out for years. And indeed, there turns out to be plenty of spectacle and public controversy…

Apple and Qualcomm’s Billion-Dollar War Over an $18 Part

Shared by
Nansen Malin





www.bloomberg.com - IPhone season, that extravaganza of novelty and surprise, began in mid-September with a two-hour-long presentation at Apple Inc.’s brand-new, spaceshiplike campus. Amid oohs, ahs, and an embarrassing…

Verizon says 2013 Yahoo breach actually affected all 3 billion users - Android Community

Shared by
Android Community





androidcommunity.com - Back in 2013, Yahoo experienced a massive data breach that they disclosed in 2014. They said that 1 billion user accounts became vulnerable because of the hack. Emails were sent to users that their a…

Celebrate the new Google gadgets with these accessories [DEALS] - Android Community

Shared by
Android Community





androidcommunity.com - Are you a tech aficionado? Then Android Community Deals has you covered. We offer huge discounts on hot products and services like smartwatches, subscriptions to virtual private networks, and e-train…

BLU S1 launched as a new mid-range Android phone - Android Community

Shared by
Android Community





androidcommunity.com - After that dilemma of its product lineup being removed from Amazon and then being put back again after a few days, BLU Products is here with a totally new Android-powered phone: the BLU S1. This smar…

A Loyalty Experience

Shared by
Loyalty360





www.loyalty360.org - How great UX engenders brand loyalty I’ve been working on a deck for my executive team that talks about user experience. In it, I discuss what it actually means to work as a User Experience professio…

Tune into Engagement: What if we Designed Loyalty Programs for TV’s Favorite Hotspots?

Shared by
Loyalty360





www.loyalty360.org - We’ve all been there: Two seasons into a binge watching session and you wonder, “Is the coffee at Central Perk really that good?” Or, “What would it be like to play, ‘Haaave you met Ted?’ with Ted an…

To Beacon or Not to Beacon

Shared by
Loyalty360





www.loyalty360.org - Merchants are always looking for innovative ways to promote new sales. Historically, they’ve come up with a variety of ways to attract business, from hiring someone to stand outside their store with …

New Loyalty Program Part of Future Strategic Plans at DSW

Shared by
Loyalty360





www.loyalty360.org - Officials at DSW, a leading branded footwear and accessories retailer, are excited about plans to spark customer loyalty amid a new brand mission, which is supported by key strategic initiatives focu…

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

Shared by
Brett Prince





marketaire.com - Some of the links below are affiliate links, which means that if you choose to make a purchase, I will earn a commission that supports my work. This commission comes at no additional cost to you. Ple…

Papadakis Konstantinos : Latest Technologies Designed by High Detailed Graphics - Start-Ups.Co

Shared by
Debbas





www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Konstantinos Papadakis”, Developer and Owber of the Greece based start-up “PapadakisKonstantinos” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exa…

Narwall : Personalized Designs for Toys, Apparel and Decor for Kids - Start-Ups.Co

Shared by
Debbas





www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Andrew Fry”, Founder of the startup based in Campbell – United States “Narwall” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly that you do …

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

Shared by
Debbas





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 your…

AbbeyPost : Brand-New Marketplace and Community - Start-Ups.Co

Shared by
Debbas





www.start-ups.co - AbbeyPost is a brand-new marketplace and community designed exclusively for plus size women’s fashion! Shopping is an inherently social activity, but for over 100 million plus size women in the US, t…

Fripito : Up-To-Date Travel Guides - Start-Ups.Co

Shared by
Debbas




www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Ms. “Irma Stastova”, Marketing and Sales Manager of the Nevada- USA based start-up “Fripito” Below is the interview we conducted with her: 1. What is it exactly that y…

My Tour Deal : Mobile ONLY Booking App - Start-Ups.Co

Shared by
Debbas





www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Patrick Ncho”, Co-Founder at the California – USA based Startup “MyTourDeal” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly that you do and w…

D-Tangle : New Innovative Gadget Using Set of Earbuds - Start-Ups.Co

Shared by
Debbas





www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Christina Nicholson”, Executive Director of the Nicosia- Cyprus based start-up “D-Tangle” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly that…

Building a Smart Home With Apple’s HomeKit

Shared by
Bruce Swedal





thewirecutter.com - Smart-home devices are only as valuable as they are convenient. With HomeKit in particular, you buy into an ecosystem that currently offers the benefit of extremely high standards with the downside b…

How Much Money Does It Take to Start an Online Business? - The Smart Passive Income Blog

Shared by
Pat Flynn





www.smartpassiveincome.com - Today I want to talk about how much money it takes to start an online business. This is a very common question that I’m asked, and it was definitely a question I had when I first started. There’s a c…

Now Everyone Can Watch Microsoft's Mixed Reality Event - Thurrott.com

Shared by
Paul Thurrott





www.thurrott.com - Yesterday, Microsoft hosted a small event in San Francisco to unveiled its vision for Windows Mixed Reality. That event was open to only a small group of press and bloggers, but the Microsoft has pos…

Google Announces New Smartphones, Other Products, as Expected - Thurrott.com

Shared by
Paul Thurrott





www.thurrott.com - As was the case with Apple a month ago, Google’s press event today was largely ruined by leaks. But unlike Apple, Google had some substance to its message, and it announced new Pixel 2 smartphones an…

How to Make Money with AdWords (Without Experience!)

Shared by
Stephan Stavrakis





www.shoemoney.com - The online money game is real. 34% of Fortune 500 companies maintain an active blog. Why? Because there’s money in it. But setting words down and publishing them isn’t what makes money online. The 81…

Facebook’s CrowdTangle Is Partnering With the Local Media Consortium

Shared by
Stephan Stavrakis





www.adweek.com - Members of the Local Media Consortium now have access to real-time social media monitoring and tracking tools from CrowdTangle. Facebook acquired media measurement platform CrowdTangle last November.…

HPE introduces Express App Platform - Manufacturing at #IOTSWC17

Shared by
Wayne Mansfield





www.i-scoop.eu - While the major announcement on the first day of Barcelona’s IoT Solutions World Congress 2017 was for Intel with the launch of its Intel Secure Device Onboard (SDO), on the second day Hewlett Packar…

Smart cities present risks, opportunities

Shared by
Jay Oatway





theconversation.com - Emergent technologies are poised to radically change how we work and live. They will transform our cities and workplaces, shifting jobs and entrepreneurship in new directions, and spur new ways to ma…

The Future of AI Depends on a Huge Workforce of Human Teachers

Shared by
Gerd Leonhard





www.bloomberg.com - When Katharine Rubin has a spare moment on the way to school, she helps a big-name tech company smarten up its artificial intelligence. Rubin, a 22-year-old accounting major at New York City’s Baruch…

How to Create a Lead Generation Email Course in 5 Steps

Shared by
Tyson Quick





instapage.com - One of the best ways to attract and convert new customers for your business is to educate them. No one likes to be sold to, but everyone wants to make informed decisions. By providing your target aud…

HP Shared ArcSight Source Code with Russians - Schneier on Security

Shared by
Steve Hultquist




www.schneier.com - Reuters is reporting that HP Enterprise gave the Russians a copy of the ArcSight source code. The article highlights that ArcSight is used by the Pentagon to protect classified networks, but the secu…

60 natural link building tactics to turbocharge your site's SEO rankings! - BGDM

Shared by
Retireat21





businessgrowthdigitalmarketing.com - Acquiring links to improve your SEO can make up to 80% of the impact for your website to appear on the first page of Google. There are several link building tactics that can be used to improve your r…

How to Start An Email List As a New Blogger (In 5 Easy Peasy Steps) - Twins Mommy

Shared by
Retireat21





twinsmommy.com - This page contains affiliate links which means I may earn a commission if you use them. I only recommend tools that I use and trust. You have a blog and now you are really thinking that now you want …

Transcript of Monetize Your Expertise and Thrive – Local Internet Marketing

Shared by
Andy Kelly




andyrkelly.com - John Jantsch: Hello and welcome to another episode of the Duct Tape Marketing podcast. This is John Jantsch and my guest today is Dorie Clark. She is a marketing and strategy consultant and frequent …

Reaching Consumers Through Social Media Conversations

Shared by
Retireat21





blog.markgrowth.com - Marketing and social media should be best friends. They have to be for most products and services to reach a mass market of any significance at a relatively low cost. I’m a ‘supermarketaholic’ and en…

Wonderful Advice On Your Social Media Marketing Plan

Shared by
Rolf Joho




durac.info - If you run a website that you use to market a business or product, it is very important that you understand the power of social media to promote your site. It’s an excellent method of the word about …

Apple Inc.'s Tough 2018 iPhone X Choice

Shared by
Future Lighting





host.madison.com - This year's Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone, at least when it comes to the display, probably isn't what Apple had envisioned when it defined and began executing to build the product. Former AnandTech sma…

TPS Consulting


Computers, Technology and the Future!