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Monday, September 18, 2017

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About the 2018 Genesis G80 Sport

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www.genesis.com - The Genesis Lane Departure Warning System with Lane Keep Assist is designed to notify the driver if the vehicle is leaving the lane of travel by shaking the steering wheel and flashing a display sign…

Vevo hacked, 3.12 TB of data leaked

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nakedsecurity.sophos.com - There’s a good chance that you’ve watched a popular music video from Vevo, either via YouTube, Vevo’s website or its mobile app. Most popular music artists release their videos through Vevo these da…

Here’s a real-life, slimy example of Uber’s regulator-evading software

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arstechnica.com - We reported back in May that the Justice Department had commenced a criminal investigation into Uber's use of a software tool that helped drivers evade picking up local officials in places where the …

8,500 Verizon customers disconnected because of “substantial” data use

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arstechnica.com - Verizon is disconnecting another 8,500 rural customers from its wireless network, saying that roaming charges have made certain customer accounts unprofitable for the carrier. The 8,500 customers hav…

Wificoin lets you buy hotspot access with cryptocurrency

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techcrunch.com - It’s infuriating to see a public wifi connection you’re not allowed to use, such as the ones from mobile carriers like T-Mobile and ISPs like Comcast. If you’re not a subscriber, there’s often no way…

Alexa Store Assistant directs you to the right aisle, answers product questions

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techcrunch.com - Can Alexa help shoppers in large, retail stores where store associates are spread out and often hard to find? That’s the premise behind the hack, “Alexa Store Assistant,” presented today at the TechC…

Proxytel wants to help business owners mask their phone numbers

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techcrunch.com - Every once in a while, an app comes along aiming to provide users with disposable number, given the many reasons that an individual might not want to share his or her actual digits. Shuffle emerged a…

8Bitdo’s SN30 Pro and SF30 Pro controllers available for pre-order

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techcrunch.com - 8Bitdo’s retro Bluetooth game controllers are among the greatest gifts you can get a gamer, since they’re so versatile and so well-designed (especially for those who remember fondly the early console…

ARAD helps developers get ads in their augmented reality apps

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techcrunch.com - ARKit and other augmented reality tools are going to make the experience more and more popular among developers and users — but, like any new platform, there probably won’t be a sophisticated way to …

Google debuts Tez, a mobile wallet and payments app for India

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techcrunch.com - After several weeks of speculation and leaked details, today Google officially unveiled its first big foray into mobile payments in Asia. The Android and search giant has launched Tez, a new mobile w…

Disaster relief hacks dominate the stage at the Disrupt SF 2017 Hackathon

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techcrunch.com - At the Disrupt SF 2017 Hackathon, an absolutely massive swath of the 102 companies that took the stage on Sunday presented hacks with disaster relief in mind. From ResQme to ResQMi to RescueMe, if yo…

Users Guide to Disrupt SF 2017

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techcrunch.com - Disrupt SF approaches with just a couple days until we kick things off. Here are all the deets you need to make for a stellar conference experience. Doors open to attendees at 7:00am on Monday and Tu…

Air Map helps you navigate your city through the best air quality spots

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techcrunch.com - If you’ve walked down 4th Street in San Francisco these days, you’ve probably been hit with a massive dust cloud from all the construction — and seen a bunch of people trying to breathe through their…

Who is to blame for algorithmic outrage?

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techcrunch.com - This week we saw a few high-profile (but if we’re honest, low-impact) demonstrations of the ability to target advertising to unsavory groups generated or suggested by major internet companies. “Jew h…

Alexa Shop Assist wins the Disrupt SF 2017 Hackathon Grand Prize

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techcrunch.com - It’s been a long night at Pier 48 in San Francisco. The building hosted a very special competition — the Disrupt SF Hackathon. Hundreds of engineers and designers got together to come up with somethi…

A high profile SpaceX investor tells a datacenter crowd why he believes in Musk

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arstechnica.com - Venture capitalist Luke Nosek delivered the conference keynote on stage at this historic music venue (they don't allow photography inside ACL Live, at least my DSLR use was sternly dissuaded). The Mo…

Audi Sport’s RS3 and TT-RS: The same engine but very different cars

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arstechnica.com - We usually pay for our own travel expenses, but in this case Audi provided flights to New York City and two nights' accommodation. While we have paused all sponsored travel opportunities at this time…

A telemarketer called my elevator

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arstechnica.com - For most of my adult life, I've lived in dense urban environments where elevators are a part of daily existence. During that entire time, I've had an elevator get stuck a grand total of once. Someone…

HP show us what a real PC workstation looks like with a 56-core, 3TB Z8

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arstechnica.com - If you're a demanding computer user, sometimes your 13" Ultrabook laptop just won't quite cut it. For those looking for a little more computing power, HP's new Z8 workstation could be just the answer…

Altcoins and the Problems They Solve | Bad Crypto Podcast Ep. 013

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badcryptopodcast.com - The AltCoin is not a political movement, how much does the public know about Bitcoin?, and more free Stellar Lumens coming your way… But you gotta be fast. All this happens on episode #13 of The Bad …

If You Never Have Enough Time, Notice Where Time Leaks…Then Declutter Your Routine

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journal.thriveglobal.com - In the current smartphone age, you are highly accessible and distractible. It’s an unquestioned truth of modern life: we are starved for time. Time pressures are multiplying at a dizzying rate. Time …

Email Habits: How to Use Psychology to Regain Control

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journal.thriveglobal.com - “You teach best what you most need to learn.” — Richard Bach I don’t usually write about personal and revealing matters, but recently I’ve noticed something I don’t like about myself–I check email to…

Ultimate UX Design Guide to SaaS On-Boarding, Part 1: Sign-up Forms | Webdesigner Depot

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www.webdesignerdepot.com - SaaS Customer On-boarding is the process that users have to experience while initiating their journey as a customer on a company’s software application. Customer on-boarding initiates from the experi…

How to build your own theme for Grav CMS - Developer Drive

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www.developerdrive.com - Grav is an open source flat-file CMS platform, built by the RocketTheme Team. While there are plenty of great CMS platforms available, they are all mostly database-driven, which can be overkill for s…

These insane vans for CEOs redefine the meaning of working on the go

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www.bloomberg.com - In India, where private drivers are already a middle class staple, one man has created an entirely new category of executive wheels: the mobile office. Indeed, the handiwork of Dilip Chhabria, an ers…

Read this before upgrading to iTunes 12.7

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www.houstonchronicle.com - Long ago we really loved iTunes. Then, Apple began bolting on additional functions such as app stores, device syncing, music stores, movie and TV show stores, podcasts, ringtones and more. Over time,…

90% of SSL VPNs are ‘hopelessly insecure’, say researchers

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www.theregister.co.uk - Nine in 10 SSL VPNs use insecure or outdated encryption, putting corporate data at risk in the process, according to new research. High-Tech Bridge (HTB) conducted large-scale Internet research on li…

DataCandy Earns Recognition for Loyalty Program Work with Small, Mid-scale Companies

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www.loyalty360.org - DataCandy was named among ‘end-to-end loyalty solution example vendors addressing the broadest spectrum of loyalty-specific needs for small and midsize organizations’ in a new report released by Forr…

Tealium Specializes in Customer Data Orchestration to Drive Brand Loyalty

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www.loyalty360.org - Adam Corey, vice president of marketing, Tealium, talked to Loyalty360 about how his company helps brands and the importance of gaining a holistic view of the customer. Founded in 2008 in San Diego, …

What Loyalty Marketers Need to Know About the Defining Characteristics of Customer Loyalty

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www.loyalty360.org - All loyalty marketers want to know the defining characteristics of effective and impactful customer loyalty. To help our audience in that light, Loyalty360 will present a webinar titled, “CMO Challen…

Phillips 66 Initiates Customer Engagement Via GasBuddy

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www.loyalty360.org - Phillips 66 officials hope to ignite customer engagement through their new partnership with GasBuddy. Phillips 66 selected GasBuddy Business Pages, the smartphone app company’s B2B Retailer Software-…

Customer Loyalty Fits Perfectly at Rack Room Shoes

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www.loyalty360.org - Customer loyalty is leveraged in various ways by many different brands. At Rack Room Shoes, customer loyalty is used in a variety of ways to strengthen consumer relationships and to build brand loyal…

Unlocking Facebook Ad Retargeting Using Website Custom Audiences

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marketaire.com - The power of Facebook ads lies within its ad targeting. It doesn’t matter if your ad copy, imagery, or bidding and optimization are perfect. You absolutely need to target people that are most likely …

Ostrato cloudSM™ : Cloud Based Services and Applications - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had a nice chat with Mr. “Jay Chapel”, CEO of the USA-based start-up “Ostrato” about his Company. 1. What is it exactly that you do and what your start-up is all about? Ostrato cloudSM™ empowers I…

Limetr.ee: A Web Application that Allows you to Safely Keep Messages, Photos and Videos you Want to Preserve as a Legacy for your Child - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - Limetree is about gathering family and friends around your children’s history. About the legacy you want to pass to your child. About safeguarding memories for the future. Below is the full and in-de…

nspHire : Job Search App - Start-Ups.Co

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www.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 is …

Ekayan: A web based app for people to find out what their friends think about them, and get recognized for what's admirable about them - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - Ekayan is a catalogue of people’s qualities. “Ekayan” facilitates you to anonymously admire your friends, and know what your friends think about you. Below, is the full interview that we have conduct…

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

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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…

Wob.io: An Online Jukebox that was Designed with the Express Aim of Being Simple and Easy to Use - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - Wobio provides free music streaming, special tailored online radio per user, and lets you connect with artists and friends. According to Mr. Alp; Wobio provides free music streaming, special tailored…

Airwalk Design : Pinterest For Designers - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - Start-Ups.Co really enjoyed interviewing the brilliant entrepreneur; Mr. ‘Daniel Schwarz'; Founder & CEO of the London-based start-up “Airwalk Design”. Below, is the full interview that we have condu…

Trendii : Social Commerce Platform - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Christopher Latter”, Co-Founder at London – UK based start-up “Trendii” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly that you do and what …

My Home Needs That : Search Engine Dedicated to Furniture and Homeware - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Adam Pilling”, Foundert at the London – UK based start-up “MyHomeNeedsThat” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly that you do and w…

Point Shout : Mobile App to Listen, Engage and React to Customers' Needs - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - We had an interesting chat with Mr. “Ionut Danifeld”, Co-Founder at the Brussels – Belgium based start-up “PointShout” Below is the interview we conducted with him: 1. What is it exactly that you do …

Cibos : Sports Fan Mobile App - Start-Ups.Co

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www.start-ups.co - Start-Ups.Co really enjoyed interviewing the brilliant entrepreneur; Mr. ‘Rick Gehman'; President of the Pennsylvania – USA start-up “Cibos”. Below, is the full interview that we have conducted : 1. …

Inside the new battle against Google

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www.politico.com - One of the biggest, most embarrassing divorces in the normally quiet world of Washington think tanks blew into the open earlier this month, when writer Barry Lynn and nine others defected from New Am…

SPI 243: How to Create Your Life Vision Plan with Michael Hyatt - The Smart Passive Income Blog

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www.smartpassiveincome.com - Today’s episode is all about goals: setting them, achieving them, and knowing when to change them. And who better to talk about achieving great things than Michael Hyatt? Michael’s the mastermind beh…

Making Windows 10 Field Guide Better ... And Prettier - Thurrott.com

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www.thurrott.com - Following up on my recent update about the book, we’ve fixed the publishing issues and are introducing a prettier new layout to Windows 10 Field Guide. The goal, as always, is to make the book an eve…

Bing Adds Fact Checking to Search Results - Thurrott.com

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www.thurrott.com - Following a similar Google effort by several months, Bing now displays fact-checking data in its search results. “Bing is adding a new UX element to the search results, called the ‘Fact Check’ label,…

The Year's 23 Best Media Plans, From Netflix and Hulu to GoPro and Google

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www.adweek.com - With a constant stream of information inundating consumers at every turn, it’s becoming harder than ever for advertisers to reach their target audiences in meaningful ways. That’s where our Media Pla…

Keeping Your Files Safe in Google’s Cloud

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www.nytimes.com - Q. When I upload a file to the Google Drive cloud, where is it actually stored, and is it protected from hackers? A. According to Google, the files you add to your Google Drive app or folder are stor…

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…

ORDER HERE Pete's Beta Google Site Generator Software is LIVE Order Inside!

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petestrafficsuite.com - Strategy Use RankSpy or EcomSpyPro or your favourite keyword research tool to find a great keyword phrase related to your market. Then go to Google and search for "List of towns/suburbs in City" This…

How to Leap Into Digital Dexterity - CXO Weekly

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robllewellyn.com - As the digital era takes shape, executives are faced with strategic challenges, which they are unaccustomed to dealing with. It is clear that simply adopting digital technology in a siloed manner is …

A Beginner’s Guide To | Must Have Man Cave Essentials

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stupiddope.com - Looking to build the perfect area to harbor your sanity and privacy? Fellas, we all need that space we can go to in or to do what we want, relax, kick back and enjoy what we deem the finer things in …

London Design Festival 2017: Alcantara and Ross Lovegrove unveil Transmission at V&A

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artdaily.com - LONDON.- Alcantara and Ross Lovegrove unveiled Transmission, their latest collaboration, which is on display in the Victoria and Albert Museum’s Tapestries for London Design Festival. The installatio…

Tips To Enhance Your Business Through Mobile Marketing

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internetmarketinginfos.com - Mobile marketing is a phrase that can contain a broad range of ideas and approaches. The definition of mobile marketing is simply marketing to users on cell phones or other mobile devices. The tips i…

Helping You Better Understand Facebook Marketing With These Simple To Follow Tips

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duracmarketing.com - With Facebook, you can market to practically everyone. You will be able to get through to people of all ages and races all over the world. This article can help you focus on the best profitable strat…

Proven Ways To Increace Business With Mobile Marketing

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durac.info - Mobile marketing can give businesses the opportunity to grow their audience and expose their brand to a wider range of people to market your product. Just about everybody has some sort of mobile or o…

How To Control And Manage A Successful Web Marketing Campaign

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duracmarketing.com - Online marketing is a great way to bring in extra money.The information in this article can help you see tips helpful to other successful affiliate marketers have applied to their own sites and made …

iPhone 8 Plus Vs. iPhone X: Five Key Features That Are Identical

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www.forbes.com - The iPhone X has some pretty stiff sibling rivalry from the iPhone 8 Plus. If you don't obsess about edge-to-edge OLED displays and Face ID, the Plus is probably a better deal. Better because there's…

Here’s Why You Should Be Excited About iOS 11

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www.egnyte.com - Like an unscathed concept car, Apple has once again pulled off delivering what the market wants. The new iPhone and iOS 11 will be making a dent in the technological evolution and all things mobility…

Twitter protected account viewer

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www.parkwestceramics.com - Apologies to the other two answerers but I edited the question as these are called "protected accounts" not "private accounts. Click on your Home button which is next to the search field and then Nov…

A peek into the scandalous future world of hyper-influence marketing

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www.futuristspeaker.com - Television producers have never been more in demand. With both Facebook and Apple recently announcing their own $1 billion budgets for creating original television content, the entertainment industry…

Week in review: Dangerous Bluetooth, EU cybersecurity certification, how Equifax hackers got in - Help Net Security

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www.helpnetsecurity.com - Here’s an overview of some of last week’s most interesting news, articles and podcasts: Equifax breach happened because of a missed patch The attackers who breached Equifax managed to do so by exploi…

Egnyte Connect + Google Docs: Strengthening Productivity at Work

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www.egnyte.com - At Egnyte we are always working to be on the leading edge of innovation and collaborate closely with other technology leaders to make sure that when they release new products and features Egnyte user…

3 BuzzFeed Inspired Memes on Protecting Your Content

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www.egnyte.com - In the era where data breaches are frequent, organizations should never strike a happy medium between content protection and employee collaboration. Take for instance BuzzFeed, who not only produces …

Equifax's IT leaders 'retire' as company says it knew about the bug that brought it down

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www.theregister.co.uk - Equifax's chief information officer and chief security officer “are retiring” and the company has admitted it knew Apache Struts needed patching in March, but looks to have fluffed attempts to secure…

Equifax Falls Down, Egnyte Steps Up

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www.egnyte.com - When you are dealing with people’s private information – social security numbers (SSNs), credit cards, birth dates, etc. – there is no margin for error. Businesses need to know who has access to what…

Welcome: LinkedIn for Veterans (2016)

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www.linkedin.com - - During your military career, you had a very defined career path. You accepted an occupational specialty, earned rank, and with that, filled designated billets. Now as you transition out of the mili…

47 Best Online Collaboration Tools of September 2017

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biz30.timedoctor.com - At Time Doctor, we are obsessed with remote work. Not only is it what we do, it’s who we are. Our software gives remote teams the ability to be more productive by giving them the tools to manage thei…


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