Saturday, March 31, 2018

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TECHNOLOGY

Here's How to Download and Delete Your Facebook Data

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www.entrepreneur.com - Recent news of a massive data breach has made some Facebook users wonder: What does Facebook know about me, and how can I control it? In 2013, a third-party app developer named Aleksandr Kogan had ac…

Internal posts show Facebook workers condemning leakers and fearing 'spies'

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www.theguardian.com - Facebook employees are calling for a crackdown on suspected leakers and questioning whether “spies” have infiltrated the corporation, according to leaked internal posts that suggest the social media …

Will Ferrell Says He’s Deleting His Facebook Account

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variety.com - The comedian and actor, in a post on the social-media platform, said he will delete his Facebook account by this Friday. His page currently has 10.1 million fans. Ferrell cited Facebook’s mishandling…

Why email is the best social network

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www.computerworld.com - Everybody uses Facebook because everybody uses Facebook. But lately Facebook — and all the other social networks, for that matter — seems to be turning into a distracting, time-wasting and manipulati…

Amazon's secretive health team talking with AARP about making products for older people

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www.cnbc.com - The show came up with a hilarious skit last May about Amazon's Echo voice assistant partnering with the AARP, a group that represents the interests of people over 50, for a new "silver" device that r…

Yes, Cops Are Now Opening iPhones With Dead People's Fingerprints

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www.forbes.com - The iPhone 8 uses Apple Touch ID, a fingerprint-based security technology that cops are trying to bypass in various ways. It's legally easier to bypass when the owner is dead, Forbes has learned. (AP…

Backblaze’s New Cloud Storage Offering

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www.backblaze.com - We’ve spent the last month making changes to Backblaze B2. We’ve reduced the B2 Download Prices in Half, expanded on our Snapshot USB Restore program by offering refunds if the hard drives are shippe…

Who gains from Facebook’s missteps?

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techcrunch.com - That’s a question for startups that may be worth contemplating following Facebook’s recent stock price haircut. The company’s valuation has fallen by around $60 billion since the Cambridge Analytica …

HP Envy x2 (Qualcomm) Review Check-In: Connectivity - Thurrott.com

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www.thurrott.com - Always-on connectivity is one the key stated advantages of Windows 10 on ARM and the Always Connected PC initiative. But in using the HP Envy x2 to switch semi-seamlessly between cellular data and Wi…

Red Hat looks beyond Linux

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techcrunch.com - The Red Hat Linux distribution is turning 25 years old this week. What started as one of the earliest Linux distributions is now the most successful open-source company, and its success was a catalys…

Facebook plans crackdown on ad targeting by email without consent

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techcrunch.com - Facebook is scrambling to add safeguards against abuse of user data as it reels from backlash over the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Now TechCrunch has learned Facebook will launch a certification too…

Arbtr wants to create an anti-feed where users can only share one thing at a time

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techcrunch.com - At a time when the models of traditional social networks are being questioned, it’s more important than ever to experiment with alternatives. Arbtr is a proposed social network that limits users to s…

Tapster’s robots are built to poke touchscreens

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techcrunch.com - The CEO and COO are at their desks when I knock on the door, intently assembling robots to fulfill the company’s latest order. Tapster is about as lean as startups get. Founded three years ago (on St…

Trump Attacks Amazon, Saying It Does Not Pay Enough Taxes

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www.nytimes.com - But the president has repeatedly crossed lines that his predecessors have observed. In the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, he has pressured Justice Department officials to i…

Tesla says Autopilot was active during fatal crash in Mountain View

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arstechnica.com - Last week's fatal Tesla Model X crash in Mountain View, California, occurred while the vehicle had Autopilot engaged, Tesla said in a Friday blog post. "Our hearts are with the family and friends who…

A Cruise self-driving car got a traffic ticket—GM says it did nothing wrong

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arstechnica.com - A car from GM's self-driving car unit, Cruise, received a traffic ticket last week from a San Francisco police officer who said that a Cruise car drove uncomfortably close to a pedestrian. Cruise dis…

Crafty new engine tech, two electric SUVs among best at New York Auto Show

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arstechnica.com - NEW YORK—The New York International Auto Show opened its doors to the public on Friday morning. In recent years, it has found its place as the most important of the American auto shows—Los Angeles an…

802.eleventy what? A deep dive into why Wi-Fi kind of sucks

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arstechnica.com - When wireless networking based around the 802.11b standard first hit consumer markets in the late nineties, it looked pretty good on paper. Promising "11 Mbps" compared to original wired Ethernet's 1…

Donald Trump is still going in on Jeff Bezos and Amazon, still getting basic facts laughably incorrect

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futurism.com - If you’re the kind of person who gets up in the morning wondering what kind of mischief the American President got up to on Twitter while you were sleeping, first, seek help. Also, congrats, you got …

New Encryption Service Adds Privacy Protection for Browsing

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www.wired.com - Most of the traffic on the web is encrypted. And more websites are adopting basic encryption measures every day. That means that, in theory, eavesdroppers have a hard time seeing whom you're writing …

HOW TO: Making use of your Android phone’s split-screen feature

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androidcommunity.com - When Android Nougat rolled out, a lot of people were happy that Android finally had a native split-screen mode they are able to use. Before Nougat, the split-screen feature was only available nativel…

Avis Expands Seamless Customer Experience Through Toyota Connected Partnership

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www.loyalty360.org - Avis Budget Group has partnered with Toyota Connected North America, the global technology strategy business unit for Toyota, in a multi-year partnership that will add 10,000 Toyota vehicles to Avis …

The Science of Habits and Creating a Successful Loyalty Program

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www.loyalty360.org - There are many theories as to why some loyalty programs succeed while others either fail or exist on auto pilot without generating ongoing customer engagement. Loyalty360 talked to Meg Tronquet, Mana…

Don’t underestimate the power of SMS for your loyalty program

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www.loyalty360.org - Text messages can help you acquire and engage loyalty program members Getting people to join your loyalty program and keeping them engaged is a challenge, but with the rise of smartphones there are m…

Want Successful Landing Pages That Convert? These Are 5 Must Haves!

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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…

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. W…

Windows 10 Version 1803 RTM Heads to the Slow Ring - Thurrott.com

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www.thurrott.com - In the clearest sign yet that Windows 10 version 1803 is complete, Microsoft has delivered the final build to the Windows Insider Slow Ring. As Mehedi reported just days earlier, Microsoft released W…

Snapchat Takes a Jab at Instagram and Calls Itself a 'Camera Company' in First TV Campaign

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www.adweek.com - Snapchat has an awareness problem. While just about everyone under the age of 25 has most likely downloaded the app and uses it regularly, the vast majority of adults don’t understand Snapchat’s vern…

Breitbart to Host 'Big Tech vs. Free Speech' Town Hall in NOLA – April 5th with Ann Coulter, Alex Marlow, Peter Schweizer, Robert Epstein

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www.thegatewaypundit.com - Breitbart News Network (BNN) will host a live town hall — “Masters of the Universe”: Big Tech vs. Free Speech and Privacy — to take place on April 5 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The event will be live …

Masters of the Universe: Facebook to 'Fact-Check' Photos and Videos | Breitbart

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www.breitbart.com - The Hill reports that Facebook will soon begin “fact-checking” photos and videos on the social media platform. Alongside the AFP, Facebook launched the new program in France but has plans to expand t…

Peter Schweizer on the Masters of the Universe: 'Google Is Editing What People See and Don't See' | Breitbart

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www.breitbart.com - Peter Schweizer appeared alongside Breitbart News Editor-in-Chief Alex Marlow on Breitbart News Daily recently to discuss his new book Secret Empires and the vast reach that Silicon Valley tech giant…

Facebook New Subscription Service for Creators and Pausing Messenger Chatbots : Social Media Examiner

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www.socialmediaexaminer.com - Welcome to this week’s edition of the Social Media Marketing Talk Show, a news show for marketers who want to stay on the leading edge of social media. On this week’s Social Media Marketing Talk Show…

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 Technol…

You Can Do A Lot More With Your Iphone Than You Think

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iphonefindmyphone.com - Almost about everybody wish to have their very personal smartphone, like an iphone, but many are intimidated by means of how advanced the expertise has turn into. This article deals a handpicked sele…

Create Better Sites With These Website Design Tips

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agentmonhost.com - Web page design has become a popular topic these days.This means that more and more people are trying to earn a living designing webpages.Read this article and try to absorb all the information that …

Stop! Read This Article About Social Media Marketing Now

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marketingpromotion.biz - Social media has actually been around longer than you probably think.There will always be quicker and better ways to spread your company’s message through online media, but many of the basic ideas ar…

Getting Into The Swing Of Facebook Marketing

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internetmarketinginfos.com - Are you interested in having your business’s reach? Are you aware that Facebook can let you in this? Make your page stick out. You can do this by making your page colorful or adding lots of photos to…

Getting The Web Page Design Results You Truly Want

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agentmonhost.com - Even people who have prior experience with web designers are sometimes stumped when it comes time to develop a mobile-friendly website or application. If this a problem you are facing right now, keep…

Running Out of Ideas for Your Content? Here's Some Inspiration

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www.myfrugalbusiness.com - These days, business websites need to have a fresh flow of content to stay relevant. If you want to rank in your customer’s searches, your content needs to be interesting and eye-catching. However, w…

Get The Most From Your New Iphone With These Helpful Tips

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Rolf Joho





iphonefindmyphone.com - The iphone is a superb device with endless potentialities beyond simply making calls. So as to maximize your expertise with the iphone, peruse the piece that follows for great knowledge. Make sure yo…

Great Tips For Buying Any Kind Of Car!

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Rolf Joho




carshopping.biz - Many people find car shopping for a car. It may because you might want to search for in a potential car. Use this article to help you become an expert car shopping master quickly! When you go car sho…

My Router Page | Marketing Tips

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internetmarketinginfos.com - Various firms supply cordless routers that supply different rates, differ and also various other attributes special to their product.The Netgear WNDR4500, likewise referred to as Netgear N900, vows t…

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro, Pixel 2, Galaxy S9+: Best camera phones you can buy

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www.indiatoday.in - Cameras have become an important part of a smartphone today and its performance has the ability to make or break it. Competition is fierce not just in the high-end premium segment between the Pixel 2…

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