Saturday, April 21, 2018

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TECHNOLOGY

Automation: How to Put the Machines to Work for You

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arstechnica.com - Ronco founder Ron Popeil sold millions of chicken rotisseries by promising consumers they could “set it and forget it.” Now many companies are wondering if they can do the same with their IT departme…

How to Create a Great Logo for Your Small Business

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www.entrepreneur.com - If you’re reading this, you probably plan to start a small business or a side hustle very soon. And you probably have a couple of questions running through your mind like: “Do I really need that logo…

Uber's electric flying taxi by Bell Helicopter debuts at CES | Dezeen

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www.dezeen.com - Aircraft manufacturer Bell Helicopter has revealed the cabin for an electric, self-piloting air taxi at the Consumer Electronics Show, designed for Uber's scheduled 2020 aircraft taxi service.more Be…

A flaw-by-flaw guide to Facebook’s new GDPR privacy changes

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techcrunch.com - Facebook is about to start pushing European users to speed through giving consent for its new GDPR privacy law compliance changes. It will ask people to review how Facebook applies data from the web …

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followme4.blogspot.com - TECHNOLOGY WebKit code references suggest dark mode coming to macOS 10.14 Shared by Neil 9to5mac.com - Earlier today, we reported on WebKit’s mailing list suggesting that iOS 12 will support iPhone 5…

Full-Metal Packet is hosting the future of cloud infrastructure

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techcrunch.com - Cloud computing has been a revolution for the data center. Rather than investing in expensive hardware and managing a data center directly, companies are relying on public cloud providers like AWS, G…

In the NYC enterprise startup scene, security is job one

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techcrunch.com - While most people probably would not think of New York as a hotbed for enterprise startups of any kind, it is actually quite active. When you stop to consider that the world’s biggest banks and finan…

Through luck and grit, Datadog is fusing the culture of developers and operations

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techcrunch.com - There used to be two cultures in the enterprise around technology. On one side were software engineers, who built out the applications needed by employees to conduct the business of their companies. …

NS1 brings domain name services to the enterprise

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techcrunch.com - When you think about critical infrastructure, DNS or domain naming services might not pop into your head, but what is more important than making sure your website opens quickly and efficiently for yo…

Pivotal CEO talks IPO and balancing life in Dell family of companies

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techcrunch.com - Pivotal has kind of a strange role for a company. On one hand its part of the EMC federation companies that Dell acquired in 2016 for a cool $67 billion, but it’s also an independently operated entit…

Review: Subaru Crosstrek finds sweet spot between value and drivability

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arstechnica.com - The Crosstrek's profile will look familiar to Subaru fans. (Chicago's weather did not cooperate with our attempts to photograph the Crosstrek.) The black plastic trim says "please take me off road." …

When you go to a security conference, and its mobile app leaks your data

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arstechnica.com - A mobile application built by a third party for the RSA security conference in San Francisco this week was found to have a few security issues of its own—including hard-coded security keys and passwo…

AT&T, Verizon face DOJ investigation for allegedly trying to lock eSIMs

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arstechnica.com - AT&T and Verizon are being investigated by the Department of Justice (DOJ) over whether they colluded in order to prevent customers from easily switching carriers. The antitrust investigation, report…

How to keep your ISP’s nose out of your browser history with encrypted DNS

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arstechnica.com - Encrypting DNS traffic between your device and a "privacy-focused" provider can keep someone from spying on where your browser is pointed or using DNS attacks to send you somewhere else. The death of…

8 top tools to get kids coding

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www.creativebloq.com - Technology is a crucial part of our day-to-day lives. We already know that coding knowledge is going to become increasingly important over the coming years. But how do we equip children with the nece…

FTC Privacy Audits of Companies Like Facebook and Google Are ‘Woefully Inadequate'

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gizmodo.com - When Mark Zuckerberg appeared before Congress last week, several lawmakers grilled him on Facebook’s failures to comply with a 2012 consent decree that required the social media company to submit rou…

Weekend Long Reads: Facebook's New Data Policy

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gizmodo.com - It’s Friday, and that means you’ll soon get some sleep, wake up refreshed, pour a cup of Joe, and finally read Paul Ford’s 38,000-word article about coding from 2015. But wait, Facebook just stepped …

Five productivity tips from CEO (and factory floor sleeper) Elon Musk

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futurism.com - It’s been a rough couple of days for poor Elon. Tesla has had to halt production on its Model 3 cars, making stocks drop and concerning investors. In an effort to catch up to those deadlines (and exc…

Emotional Customer Engagement Drives Customer Experience at Pilot Flying J

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www.loyalty360.org - Officials at Pilot Flying J, the largest operator of travel centers in North America, know a little something about catering to customers. Based in Knoxville, Tenn., Pilot Flying J has more than 75…

Find Modern Customer Loyalty at the Intersection of LX and AI, with Maritz Motivation Solutions

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www.loyalty360.org - Now more than ever, marketers across all industries find themselves being pulled in countless directions all at once. Operating a loyalty program is a constant balancing act, and adapting to the ever…

Volkswagen Creates New Division to Increase Customer Experience in Digital World

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www.loyalty360.org - Technology continues to inspire new “first for everything” creations within the automotive industry, and on Monday, April 9, Volkswagen joined that realm by releasing plans for its new Holistic User …

Loyalty360 Reads: March 28th, 2018

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www.loyalty360.org - The latest news in the world of customer experience and customer loyalty. This Is a Stickup…Give Me Your Rewards Points People will steal anything, and one of the hottest commodities among the cybe…

Three Things to Look for at Shop Talk 2018

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www.loyalty360.org - In three short years, Shoptalk, which will draw 8,000 retail professionals to Las Vegas from March 18th to the 21st, has emerged as a giant, must attend retail conference that now rivals the National…

Loyalty360 Fireside Chat: Finding Meaningful Customer Engagement at AARP

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www.loyalty360.org - Since it launched the Rewards for Good loyalty program in February 2014, AARP has enjoyed considerable success accompanied by high customer engagement levels. The program isn’t your typical spend-and…

Create a Facebook Landing Page In Minutes, Drop Ad Costs By 50%

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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…

Sinclair Merger in Doubt As Judges Raise Issue with FCC Action

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www.newsmax.com - Sinclair Broadcast Group’s planned $3.9 billion takeover of Tribune Media may be in jeopardy after federal officials were grilled in court over rule changes that would let a single company control a …

Top 5 Strategies To Improve Your Online Presence

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sd-entrepreneur.com - Everywhere you look online lately, people are offering their opinions about anything and everything. Why not put this effort to good use to further your career and showcase your expertise in a positi…

The evolution of music from 1680 to 2017

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boingboing.net - Kronos Quartet, my favorite avant-garde classical group, is holding its Kronos Festival 2018 at San Francisco’s SF JAZZ Center next week, April 26-28. I’ve attended multiple Kronos Festivals and they…

Sens. Tillis, Capito, Young, and Burr Back Obama-Era EPA Trucking Rule | Breitbart

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www.breitbart.com - The New York Times reported on Thursday that Sens. Todd Young (R-IN), Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), Thom Tillis (R-NC), and Richard Burr (R-NC) all signed onto a letter urging Pruitt to save an Obama-…

Facebook Didn’t Seem To Care I Was Being Sexually Harassed Until I Decided To Write About It

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www.huffingtonpost.com - While his genius may be largely uncontested, Mark Zuckerberg’s vision of Facebook is badly adrift from reality. He paints the social media behemoth he founded in 2004 as a tool “to bring the world cl…

AT&T is launching a $15-a-month TV streaming service, but there’s a big catch

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bgr.com - While giving testimony as part of AT&T’s ongoing lawsuit against the Department of Justice yesterday, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson let slip that the network will be throwing a bone to cord-cutters in …

Report: Justice Investigating AT&T and Verizon for Collusion | Breitbart

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www.breitbart.com - Justice is investigating a potential plot to hinder a new technology called eSIM, short for embedded-SIM, the New York Times reported. The new chips would allow people to switch carriers by simply me…

After Facebook scrutiny, is Google next?

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abcnews.go.com - Facebook has taken the lion's share of scrutiny from Congress and the media about data-handling practices that allow savvy marketers and political agents to target specific audiences, but it's far fr…

Confused about mobile platforms? You’re not alone. Here’s clarity.

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www.computerworld.com - The world of mobile and IoT operating systems used to be pretty stable and comprehensible. Suddenly, however, surprising events and weird changes have left everyone scratching their heads. Here are t…

Complete Guide of Video Types For Business | Influence Buzz

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www.influencebuzz.com - So, you're doing your research and trying to decide if creating videos is the best way to promote your brand? Great! Now all you have to do is figure out what type of video is best for you to help …

10 Mind Numbing Facts About Major Blogging Mistakes

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www.bloggingden.com - Blogging is one of the extensively great podium to express yourself. As your voice going to be reached to the very larger audience. And if you are like me who loves to read and write and want to lear…

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