Sunday, March 25, 2018

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It certainly looks bad for Uber

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ideas.4brad.com - The Tempe police released the poor quality video from the Uber. What looks like a dash-cam video along with a video of the safety driver. Both videos show things that suggest serious problems from Ub…

Forget Facebook, YouTube is really messing with us

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www.cnet.com - Last week I was perusing YouTube when I came across a dodgy video. It wasn't Logan Paul dodgy, but it was still pretty sketchy. "ABC Host CLASH With Jordan Peterson in Heated Discussion," read the ti…

6 Ways to Boost Your Brand Presence on Twitter

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www.socialmediatoday.com - Over the 12 years of its existence, Twitter has evolved into a powerful marketing platform, now used by thousands of business to engage with their audiences and build their brands. What began with 14…

Facebook's Testing Out Voice Clips as a Status Update Option

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www.socialmediatoday.com - Can’t be bothered typing on your tiny smartphone keyboard to post your latest update? Now, Facebook's testing a new option which would enable users to share voice clips as status updates, providing a…

4 Ways Geolocation Can Change the Way You Run Your SMB

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www.myfrugalbusiness.com - If you use the GPS or location settings on your cellphone, then you’re already familiar with the concept of geolocation — your phone keeps track of your location and uses it to provide you with infor…

Facebook scraped call, text message data for years from Android phones [Updated]

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arstechnica.com - [Update, March 25, 2018, 20:24 Eastern Time]: Facebook has responded to this and other reports regarding the collection of call and SMS data with a blog post that denies Facebook collected call data …

Regulation could protect Facebook, not punish it

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techcrunch.com - You know what tech startups hate? Complicated legal compliance. The problem is, Facebook isn’t a startup any more, but its competitors are. There have been plenty of calls from congress and critics t…

SPI 137: A Product Launch Sequence That Works—How to Create a 3-Part Video Series with Amy Porterfield

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www.smartpassiveincome.com - This week, I’m joined by none other than Amy Porterfield! You might know Amy for her social media strategies or from her podcast, Online Marketing Made Easy, where she dishes out the insight and expe…

Your crypto hardware wallet might not be as secure as you think

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futurism.com - So, you just bought some crypto. Congrats! (Or: Congrats ?) But now you need a place to store it. But the safest place you’ve been told to store it…may not really be all that safe. Hi. Welcome to the…

Zuck apologizes for Cambridge Analytica scandal with full-page print ad

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techcrunch.com - Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg has taken out a full page ad in the Washington Post, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal and six UK papers today to apologize Cambridge Analytica scandal, accor…

7 much scarier questions for Zuckerberg

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techcrunch.com - Could this be just the beginning of a much bigger Cambridge Analytica scandal for Facebook? The answer rides on how transparent Facebook is actually being right now. CEO Mark Zuckerberg just put fort…

The NEEO universal remote is a modern Logitech Harmony alternative

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techcrunch.com - The advanced universal remote market is not a very crowded market. In fact, for a while now, Logitech’s Harmony line has been pretty much the only game in town. Newcomer NEEO wants to upset that mono…

Guy Kawasaki – Evangelism as the purest form of sales | The Ziglar Show

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ziglarshow.com - Evangelism is the purest form of sales because it is about having the other person’s (your potential customer’s) best interest at heart when you are evangelizing them to a product. There’s no doubt t…

Leaked data suggests Uber self-driving car program may be way behind Waymo [Updated]

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arstechnica.com - Insiders have long viewed Uber as a laggard in the driverless car race, but internal documents obtained by The New York Times suggest that the company's self-driving car program may be even further b…

The Mac gaming console that time forgot

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arstechnica.com - Apple in mid-1993 was reeling. Amidst declining Mac sales, Microsoft had gained a stranglehold over the PC industry. Worse, the previous year Apple had spent $600 million on research and development,…

How I became a password cracker

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arstechnica.com - At the beginning of a sunny Monday morning earlier this month, I had never cracked a password. By the end of the day, I had cracked 8,000. Even though I knew password cracking was easy, I didn't know…

Review: The BMW 640i xDrive GT is the nicest hatchback you’ll ever drive

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Ars Technica





arstechnica.com - If you go to an auto show, you'll notice that German carmakers tend to have a lot of models in their lineups. Not so much Porsche, but Audi, Mercedes-Benz, and especially BMW have a dizzying array of…

What's New for Designers, March 2018 | Webdesigner Depot

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www.webdesignerdepot.com - Spring is in the air with plenty of new tools, particular color and CSS options. We hope that the change of season has you inspired to create and that these new design tools can make your work life j…

The shady data-gathering tactics used by Cambridge Analytica were an open secret to online marketers. I know, because I was one

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Reg Saddler





www.theverge.com - The recently revealed Facebook data “breach” that allowed Cambridge Analytica to get access to millions of users’ worth of Facebook data has been greeted as a shocking scandal. Reporters and readers …

DOJ renews push to require access to encrypted devices

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www.engadget.com - None of the agencies involved have commented on the report, although the tipsters stressed that there weren't any imminent moves. The new conversations involved former Microsoft exec Ray Ozzie, forme…

Samsung to offer Premium Care for post-purchase Galaxy S9 soon

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androidcommunity.com - Samsung Premium Care is a pretty good deal for those who own the OEM’s premium devices. For just $12 a month, you get extended warranty, including accidental damage protection. So it should go withou…

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 f…

Facebook admits failings over study

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www.bbc.com - Facebook said it will change the way it does research, but stopped short of apologising for a controversial experiment it conducted this year. In June, the site was criticised for manipulating the ne…

Mark Zuckerberg: US government surveillance is a threat to the internet

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www.theguardian.com - The billionaire CEO of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, criticised US government surveillance in a Facebook post on Thursday, saying it was a “threat” to the internet – and revealed he had called Barack Ob…

5 Easy Ways to Make your Blog Posts more Shareable

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www.lilachbullock.com - Let’s all bloggers admit it…what we all want when writing a blog post is not just lots of traffic, but also lots and lots of social media shares. But how can you boost your social shares? In this blo…

Why Brands Struggle When Marketing to an Envious Consumer

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www.adweek.com - A cultural context is an event or idea that shapes an era. Sometimes a cultural context lasts years, like Woodstock (peace and love) and 9/11 (fear and terror), or it can last a few months like optim…

These 3 Growing Niche Brands Are Simplifying Ecommerce

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www.adweek.com - Since Amazon’s inception, the ecommerce giant has shaped the industry. Fast shipping? Amazon has same-day. Zombie Plant Grow Kit? Check. And yet, despite the convenience, some ecommerce sites are fin…

5 Reasons Why You Need to Consider Linux

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www.dumblittleman.com - When it comes to choosing which software you will install on your computer, everyone tends to fall back on familiar options: Windows and Apple iOS. The option you choose has impactful consequences on…

Tips For Running A Successful Website Design Business

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agentmonhost.com - There are many site-building tools that exist today, however none are as good as creating a personalized website. The secret in creating your website is by giving life to your vision and bringing it …

Strategic Marketing Tips Geared Towards The Mobile World

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firstadsense.com - A helpful trace that will help you get started along with your mobile advertising plan is to do a check run before putting your plan into impact. Your marketing campaign is not going to move far in c…

Want More From Your Iphone? Try These Suggestions!

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Rolf Joho




laptopsandnotebook.com - Many people shopping for new phones are unsure of an iphone. This article will give you tips and hints that will help you learn all about the most use out of your iphone. Read on and learn all about …

Solid Advice About Your New Ipad | Laptops and Notebook, iPhone and iPad

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laptopsandnotebook.com - The iPad is a great production, however you might not think about of all the problems that it prepares to do. You’re visiting become additional secure together with your iPad as quickly as you recogn…

Using Loyalty Programs To Boost Mobile Marketing Success

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durac.info - Mobile marketing is a very trendy and acceptable way to mass market your products or services. Read on for some tips on how to use mobile marketing to the benefit of your advantage. You can begin by …

Excellent Ideas About Photography That Are Easy To Understand

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Rolf Joho




slr-digitalcamera.com - There is indeed a lot of things to learn and you may make it difficult to determine how to start. The following article contains some practical tips to rapidly improve the exciting world of your phot…

Auto Repair 101: Changing Front Brakes On A Car

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carshopping.biz - There are no guarantees when it comes to auto repairs. You must build up your knowledge that will help you protect your investment. It can be nerve wracking to even think about making repairs to your…

Develop The Best Social Media Marketing WIth This Good Advice

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firstadsense.com - Turn out to be completely suitable with the big social media websites with the aid of including feedback, rankings and a kind function to your website. Doing this may increasingly lend a hand to crea…

Read This Piece Before Marketing With Facebook

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Rolf Joho




duracmarketing.com - Facebook has millions of users. You are quite likely a member yourself. If you’re a business owner then you need to know what to do to reach out to everyone that’s using Facebook to get more customer…

Looking for the best TV? 2018 is the year to 'go OLED' and here's why…

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Future Lighting




www.t3.com - Sony may have originated OLED televisions, but it's LG that's been the main driving force in putting them in living rooms. Admittedly, OLED TV equipped lounges have been a select group up to now, wit…

Coros Omni smart cycling helmet hands-on: Protection, music, and safety | ZDNet

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Future Lighting




www.zdnet.com - While wandering through the Showstoppers hall at CES in January, I stumbled across the Coros booth because I saw a bike helmet and GPS watch being displayed. I cycle to work and the fact that the hel…

Here’s what you need to know about your smartphone screen

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Future Lighting




www.financialexpress.com - Nowadays, discussing the specs and features of a new gadget with friends and colleagues is quite fashionable. But for the uninitiated—and that is a large number—mobile phone technologies can be prett…

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