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Tuesday, October 25, 2016

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How to Find and Connect With Target Prospects on LinkedIn : Social Media Examiner

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socialmediaexaminer.com - Do you use LinkedIn to find new customers and clients? Want to get more value from LinkedIn? LinkedIn is a great platform to find and connect with potential partners, customers, and clients. In thi...

Are You Utilizing Your Email List?

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portent.com - Email lists are very powerful and have many different applications. They’re a great way to re-engage past customers, share your great content/knowledge, and keep your business at the front of peopl...

54 Best Twitter Growth Hacking Posts On The Internet

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socialquant.net - We’ve all heard the expression, “The best things in life are free,” but I love E.A. Bucchianeri’s take on it when she says: “I have been told the best things in life are free ~ I found them very ex...

You might download iMessage for Android soon - SlashGear

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slashgear.com - Apple’s iMessage for iPhone, iPad, and OS X machines might not stay away from Android forever. It has seemed like Apple wanted to keep the app to their own devices through the future, but that may ...

How to Market on Twitter in 30 Minutes a Day

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socialquant.net - Let’s start with some sage advice from one of the greatest men in history, even if he lived about 100 years too early to market on Twitter – Albert Einstein: “Information is not knowledge.” Lack of...

Galaxy S8 leak tips launch in March 2017 - SlashGear

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slashgear.com - Samsung has more riding on the launch of the Galaxy S8 than it has on any other launch. The company needs this launch to be flawless and needs the S8 to woo all the buyers that have began to eye ot...

Google’s Jamboard is a high tech whiteboard connected to the cloud - SlashGear

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slashgear.com - It takes a company with a lot of vision (or a lot of money) to look at whiteboard and decide to connect it to the cloud, but Google has done just that with Jamboard. Introduced today, the Jamboard ...

Top 3 Tuesday: Writing Effectively About Your Brand

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wordspiralmedia.com - Branding is no longer the sole territory of Microsoft, Apple and Coca Cola. Businesses of all sizes – from multinational corporations to the deli down the street all have a message and an image the...

Dyn DDoS attack highlights vulnerability of global internet infrastructure

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computerweekly.com - A major distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack that took place on 21 October 2016 and targeted Dyn, a US-based domain name system (DNS) services provider, has drawn attention to the vulnerabil...

How to create Content to build your Home Based Business

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chrisfouche.com - If you want to learn How to Create Content, this article is for you. If you have not read Parts 1 2 and 3 of this series, I suggest you start there to get valuable information about how to build an...

11 million packages were stolen off American doorsteps in last year

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news.fastcompany.com - The very newsiest session here at the Wall Street Journal's WSJ.D Live conference is surely the one featuring AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson and Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes talking about the phone com...

Long-term SEO: Proving the value now

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searchengineland.com - Last month, my colleague Derek Edmond wrote a column here on Search Engine Land discussing how to improve your value as a strategic SEO partner. The post included suggestions around reporting dashb...

The startup redemption of Famous

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techcrunch.com - “It might shock you, but I let go of pretty much everybody. When we went from 34 employees to 4, everyone was sh*tting Twinkies. Everyone was scared to death.” For Steve Newcomb, the founder and CE...

Xiaomi is finally stepping out of Apple and Samsung's shadows

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mashable.com - Pretty much all smartphones now resemble iPhones. But in the future, all phones might look like Xiaomi's newly announced Mi Mix concept phone, which will be available in China starting next month. ...

Facebook's experimental app uses AI to turn live video into fine art

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mashable.com - LAGUNA BEACH, California — Facebook just gave an early look into an experimental camera app that uses artificial intelligence to make live video look like art. Speaking Tuesday at the Wall Street J...

10 Philippe Starck designs that paved the way for Xiaomi's Mi Mix smartphone

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mashable.com - The concept smartphone from Xiaomi and colorful French designer Philippe Starck, revealed on Tuesday, has won praise for its minimalist form and bezel-less screen. And while Starck is world-renown...

Needls : Get Notified of Leads in Real Time - Start-Ups.Co

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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 yo...

Apple could be developing its car OS in Canada

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techcrunch.com - More details about Apple’s software team for its not-so-secret car project are emerging. According to a new report from Bloomberg, Apple has hired quite a few engineers in the Ottawa suburb of Kana...

LinkNYC’s free WiFi and phone kiosks hit London as LinkUK, in partnership with BT

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techcrunch.com - London’s iconic red phone boxes may be mostly gone from the streets of the city — and many of those that remain are no longer home to phones (one in my hood is now a book exchange, another is a din...

Sub Pop’s co-founder launched a fun music remixing app

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techcrunch.com - Okay, this is actually pretty cool. I’ve only been playing around with it a bit, but I can definitely see it becoming addicting – particularly if the service’s creators can bring more musicians on ...

Former White House cybersecurity chief launches Uplevel Security

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techcrunch.com - Launching today with a new security technology Uplevel Security wants to be the go-to tool IT departments use to respond to breaches and hacks. Founded by Roselle Safran, the former branch chief fo...

Uber’s Otto self-driving truck delivers its first payload: 50K beers

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techcrunch.com - For those doubting that autonomous vehicles are going to be driving alongside humans very soon, consider the first delivery made by Otto while a driver actually left the driver’s seat during the lo...

Navdy’s Heads-Up Display for your car starts shipping for $799

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techcrunch.com - We got our first glimpse of Navdy’s smart heads-up display for cars back in 2014, when the company crowdfunded its way to around two and a half million dollars. Two years and around $26 million in ...

iPhone revenues and unit sales dip in Q4 with 45.5M devices sold

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techcrunch.com - Apple is still selling a lot of iPhones, but the numbers are continuing to slide from 2015 numbers. The company reported Q4 2016 iPhones sales of 45.51 million units. This compares to 48 million un...

Pandora’s latest quarter disappoints investors

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techcrunch.com - In what has become a very competitive landscape for digital music, early pioneer Pandora is trying to remain a leader. The company reported third quarter earnings after the bell on Tuesday. Pandora...

Xiaomi unveils concept phone with near bezel-less display

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techcrunch.com - Chinese device maker Xiaomi has announced another clutch of mobile hardware, including a concept smartphone developed in collaboration with designer Philippe Starck. Xiaomi CEO and founder Lei Jun ...

Google Express expands, now reaches 90 percent of U.S.

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techcrunch.com - Only a month after Google expanded its home delivery service, Google Express, across a wide part of the Northeastern U.S., the company is today bringing its Amazon competitor to a number of new sta...

Shopify launches Kit Favors, a way to try its virtual marketing employee free

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techcrunch.com - Shopify’s acquisition of Kit seemed like an intriguing move toward giving small shop owners more of the power of a fully staffed retailer, using virtual assistants to help supplement functions like...

Apple turns out a boring fourth quarter ahead of its critical holiday season

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techcrunch.com - All eyes are, officially, on the holiday season for Apple. Ahead of the Christmas retail season, Apple reported its fourth-quarter earnings that were basically directly in-line with what Wall Stree...

10 Tips to Teach Yourself Design & Boost Your Design Skills – Design School

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designschool.canva.com - With products and services depending largely on design skills to appeal to their customers, the demand for good design skills is increasing day by the day. Today’s graphic designers come from all s...

Apple’s Q4 2016: More money from services can’t offset slower hardware sales

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arstechnica.com - Apple has just released its earnings report for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2016, which runs from the beginning of July to the end of September. As has been the case for the last two quarters, iPh...

Microsoft could be unveiling Teams, its Slack competitor, next week

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arstechnica.com - Microsoft is holding an event in New York City on November 2 next week. It's an Office event, but beyond that, the company hasn't officially said what it's about. Microsoft is also building a compe...

AT&T CEO: Opponents of Time Warner merger are “uninformed”

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arstechnica.com - AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson today defended his company's proposed acquisition of Time Warner, saying that critics who claim the merger will raise prices are "uninformed." As proof, he said the AT&T...

Inside the machine uprising: How cameras, DVRs took down parts of the Internet

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arstechnica.com - Welcome to the Internet of Evil Things. The attack that disrupted much of the Internet on October 21 is still being teased apart by investigators, but evidence thus far points to multiple "botnets"...

The Evolution of Email Design – MailChimp ❤ Agencies

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us7.campaign-archive2.com - Email, like Winona Ryder, was born in 1971. And both are currently enjoying a midlife revival of sorts. Sure, email doesn’t have a hit Netflix show, but its continued evolution could end up turning...

Pedias set screen time rules for children, parents be responsible in monitoring - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - Parents, read on. The American Academy of Pediatrics has recently set new guidelines for the digital media exposure of children. The recommendation is laid down by thousands of paediatricians who m...

Xiaomi Mi Mix concept phone announced, looks almost bezel-free - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - So the rumor is true: Xiaomi has been working on a concept phone. We said it might have a bendable display but it’s actually an edgeless display with 2K resolution. Officially called as the Mi Mix,...

Android Marshmallow update supposedly rolling out to Galaxy S5 mini - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - While others are already waiting for Android Nougat to come to their devices, there are still those stuck in Lollipop-land and would like to join us in the land of Marshmallows. One such smartphone...

Dance to keep the balance in the eerie world of Masky - Android Community

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androidcommunity.com - Because Halloween is almost upon us, you will of course see a glut of scary and creepy games on your favorite app store. This game from Polish developers Digital Melody isn’t technically of the hor...

Everything We Know About the Cyber Attack That Crippled America's Internet

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gizmodo.com - Friday’s DDoS attack on Dyn’s domain name servers was unprecedented. The attack utilized a botnet made up of “internet of things” (IoT) devices (think: smart TVs, DVRs, and internet-connected camer...

Pushstartr : Database Management Platform - Start-Ups.Co

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start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Ryan Nutley”, CEO of the Ireland based start-up “Pushstartr” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly that you do and what your start...

Here@ : Find New Friend, Love Interest, or Find a Job - Start-Ups.Co

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start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Sam McCaa”, CEO of the US based start-up “Hereat” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly that you do and what your start-up is a...

Codility.com: An Automated Tool for Assessment of Programming Skills - Start-Ups.Co

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start-ups.co - Codility is an automated tool for assessment of programming skills. As per Mrs. Sobantka; Codility is an automated tool for assessment of programming skills. Codility is designed for software devel...

GetQuantify.com: A Real-Time Online Collaboration Application for Small Businesses - Start-Ups.Co

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start-ups.co - Getquantify is real-time online collaboration application for small businesses. Organize your tasks into projects and keep your team up to date. “GetQuantify.com” is a real-time online collaboratio...

nspHire : Job Search App - Start-Ups.Co

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start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Rasheen Carbin”, CMO at the US based start-up “nspHire” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly that you do and what your start-up i...

Facebook demos art-themed video filters, says it got 2M voters registered

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techcrunch.com - The two non-Zuck leaders of Facebook had a lot to show and tell onstage today at the WSJDLive conference, where they demoed potential products, labeled Facebook a tech company not a media company a...

SpyderMate: A Suite of Five Unique and Powerful SEO Analysis Tools that Allows you to Manage any Number of Internet Marketing Campaigns Easy - Start-Ups.Co

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start-ups.co - SpyderMate is a suite of unique and powerful internet marketing tools structured to make managing any number of internet marketing campaigns easy. “SpyderMate” is a suite of five powerful SEO analy...

Marketing Day: Mobile shopping, contextual campaigns & new Amazon Dash buttons

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marketingland.com - Here’s our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web. From Marketing Land: Conductor adds Insight Stream to its Searchlight pla...

Xerendi Initiative : Educational Learning For Kids - Start-Ups.Co

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start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Uchenna Ibekwe”, Principa and Founder of the Virginia – United States based startup Xerendi_Initiative” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. Wha...

iPhone Sales Fall Again, But Apple Beats Estimates - Petri

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petri.com - Apple sold fewer iPhones in the previous quarter than it did a year ago, the third quarterly decline in a row. But iPhone sales beat estimates, and the firm earned an astonishing $47 billion in rev...