The Future of Tech, News and making sense of it all!

Sunday, December 3, 2017

TPS Consulting Daily


TECHNOLOGY

Don't Publish a Single Blog Post Without These 9 HTML Tags

Shared by
Retireat21





neilpatel.com - Understanding basic HTML is absolutely necessary if you’re running a blog. If you didn’t already know, HTML stands for Hypertext Markup Language. It’s a coding language that tells your web browser ho…

Amazon launches Sumerian, a browser-based tool for building AR, VR experiences

Shared by
Joel Comm





venturebeat.com - Amazon is jumping onto the augmented and virtual reality bandwagon with the launch of Sumerian, a new application that’s supposed to make it easier for people to develop 3D experiences for a wide var…

CarWink - Making the road a more connected place

Shared by
Michael





www.kickstarter.com - Designed with both form and function in mind, CarWink sets out to break the boundary between vehicles by using simple and pure communication methods. Gone are the days of rude hand gestures, sailor m…

Cambridge-built wheel turns bicycles electric

Shared by
Michael





cambridge.wickedlocal.com - GeoOrbital�s electric wheel is something straight out of the movies � literally. Mike Burtov, the founder and CEO of the Cambridge-based company, was at home watching �Tron� when he was inspired to b…

The Swiss army knife of marketing technology

Shared by
Travis Wright





martechtoday.com - Anyone who has seen Scott Brinker’s epic marketing technology landscape document knows there’s a metric ton of martech companies out there. One question many marketers have is, “How do you connect th…

Egnyte aims to help firms manage and protect PII data under GDPR

Shared by
Egnyte





www.cloudpro.co.uk - Egnyte has set out to help companies meet one of the key challenges under GDPR; identifying and classifying personally identifiable information (PII) both in the cloud and on-premise. The file-sync a…

Feds Take Hands-Off Approach to Driverless Tech, Worrying Consumer Groups

Shared by
Reg Saddler




blog.caranddriver.com - Most Americans aren’t ready to trust self-driving vehicles. If that’s going to change as automated travel nears, consumer advocates say that federal regulators responsible for protecting the motoring…

2.8x MacBook Battery Case

Shared by
Mike Elgan





www.kickstarter.com - ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ The MagC Boost is the world's first integrated battery pack designed specifically to your MacBook. With over 30,00…

No Agenda-The Saturday Memo

Shared by
TPS Consulting





followme4.blogspot.com - If you want real analysis based on research and digging deeper into a story,No Agenda is your show. To keep it alive please support No Agenda any way you can. There are excellent ideas on the support…

Google is working on a fix for a bug that’s causing Home Minis to crash at high volume

Shared by
TechCrunch





techcrunch.com - It’s been a bugged-filled couple of months for Google’s hardware team. The list of issues hitting devices announced at the company’s Pixel 2 event in October just grew by another, as users have begun…

Flowspace is AWS for warehouses

Shared by
TechCrunch





techcrunch.com - Got too much internet traffic? Get servers on demand from Amazon Web Services. Got too many pallets of physical goods? Well now you can get on-demand warehousing from Flowspace. The startup aims to b…

Apple’s hand is down and its $1 trillion dream now rests with consumers

Shared by
TechCrunch





techcrunch.com - As we head into the end of 2017, it’s pretty safe to say that Apple’s fate — barring any major issue with its phones — is now in the hands of its consumers. With the iPhone X now in stores (well, sor…

AWS kept the announcements coming at a frenetic pace this week

Shared by
TechCrunch





techcrunch.com - Deep breath. That was quite a deluge of announcements this week at the AWS:reinvent customer conference in Las Vegas. The pace left journalists covering the event dripping in sweat as they put us thr…

Destiny 2’s Ghost is actually an Amazon Alexa speaker and skill now

Shared by
Ars Technica





arstechnica.com - From the Power Glove to Fallout 4's real-life Pip Boy, gamers have been pitched a lot of ridiculous hardware over the years. The Destiny 2 Ghost Alexa speaker and accompanying Alexa skill are no less…

The Mac mini isn’t dead yet, says Tim Cook

Shared by
Ars Technica





arstechnica.com - More than 1,000 days have passed since Apple updated its Mac mini hardware. Since then, Apple has launched the Apple Watch, AirPods, the retina MacBook, and the Touch Bar MacBook Pro. Meanwhile, the …

Report: Nest might be folded into Google’s hardware team

Shared by
Ars Technica





arstechnica.com - A report from The Wall Street Journal claims that Google's parent company, Alphabet, is "considering" folding Nest into the Google hardware team. The report says the move would allow Google to "more …

Build Your Own Robots and Quadcopters With These Ingenious Bricks

Shared by
Reg Saddler





www.wired.com - If you’re interested in building your own ASIMO, you’ve got to start somewhere. Kinematics’ modular TinkerBots provide a very great jumping-off point, letting you quickly assemble and program your ow…

Google created a prototype Star Trek communicator badge - Geek.com

Shared by
Reg Saddler





www.geek.com - If you needed any more proof beyond the new Star Wars tie-in that Google is run by geeks, this is it. Google senior VP Amit Singhal showed off a nifty little prototype device based on the Star Trek c…

5 Checks to Ensure Your Facebook Page Is Up to Date : Social Media Examiner

Shared by
Reg Saddler





www.socialmediaexaminer.com - Have you checked to make sure it’s up to date? Facebook regularly provides marketers and business owners with new ways to update their presence on Facebook. In this article you’ll discover five check…

Reduce Chrome's CPU Usage With 'The Great Suspender' Extension

Shared by
Reg Saddler





techpp.com - Chrome is the preferred browser for many out there, including myself. But working with so many tabs open all the time definitely puts a lot of load on your computer’s CPU. We’ve covered in the past s…

Apple iOS 11 security 'downgrade' decried as 'horror show'

Shared by
Reg Saddler





www.theregister.co.uk - After rapidly patching a flaw that allowed anyone with access to a High Sierra Mac to obtain administrative control, Apple still has more work to do to make its software secure, namely iOS 11, it was…

Twitter Lite expands to 24 more countries

Shared by
Android Community





androidcommunity.com - The past year or so has seen a trend of lite version of apps coming out in order to reach developing markets that usually have an intermittent Internet connection and also slightly lower-end devices.…

Microsoft to reportedly release Photos app for Android soon

Shared by
Android Community





androidcommunity.com - Transferring photos from your mobile device to your computer sometimes takes a lot of extra steps. With the number of photos that we take every day, we need a faster way to back them up, whether on t…

Hayneedle Focuses On Mobile Design And Customer Experience

Shared by
Loyalty360





www.loyalty360.org - As an online retailer of indoor and outdoor furniture, home furnishings, and d├ęcor, Hayneedle looks to move the needle with the customer in mind. Seizing the massive opportunity with mobile engagemen…

Omnichannel Customer Engagement Strategy Crucial During Holiday Season

Shared by
Loyalty360





www.loyalty360.org - The holiday season is always such a massively important time of year for loyalty marketers everywhere. For some, the holiday season represents the bulk of its annual sales so keen customer engagement…

Enhance Your Mobile Strategy with a Mobile Wallet

Shared by
Loyalty360





www.loyalty360.org - As much as I hate to admit it, my phone is an extension of myself. It's on me at all times, and gets juggled around while I do my daily activities - commuting, relaxing, working out and of course sh…

Understand the Goal of Each Loyalty Program and Its Targeted Customers

Shared by
Loyalty360





www.loyalty360.org - Chris Yanko, director of marketing and sales support for Xeikon, talked to Loyalty360 about several topics connected to customer loyalty, including the biggest challenges brands face today. What are …

Driving Traffic Through Personalization: The 4 Step Journey

Shared by
Loyalty360





www.loyalty360.org - Retailers face many challenges today that impact traffic and same store sales. This includes e-commerce, pricing pressures, an aggressive competitive environment, slipping mall traffic, and an emergi…

To Remain Competitive, You Must Provide a Great Customer Experience

Shared by
Loyalty360





www.loyalty360.org - How would your customer satisfaction scores increase if you could effectively help customers immediately, regardless of the number of inquiries? Is this a pipe dream, the promise of bots powered by …

Apple Rushes iOS 11.2 Release As New iPhone Crashing Bug Emerges - Thurrott.com

Shared by
Paul Thurrott





www.thurrott.com - Apple isn’t having too much of a good week. A major security flaw hit MacOS just a few days ago, and now there’s a new bug on the iPhone which causes devices to crash due to an iOS 11 bug. The bug ca…

Nissan unveils fleet of new 'Star Wars' vehicles

Shared by
Earl Castro





www.usatoday.com - Jeremy Tucker, a Nissan vice president,, stands beside Star Wars storm troopersand a Star Wars themed model built on Nissan's new Titan pickup at the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show (Photo: FREDERIC J. BR…

British Government warned over Kaspersky Russian anti-virus software

Shared by
Still Safe®





news.sky.com - Moscow-based security software maker Kaspersky Lab is the largest Russian software agency operating in the UK. Director of the UK National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), Ciaran Martin, said Russia has…

Crunch Digital Launches New 'Sandbox' to Help Startups License Music From Labels & Publishers

Shared by
MARCOME





www.billboard.com - The digital music business is booming, representing more than 80 percent of U.S. recorded music revenue in the first half of 2017, according to the RIAA, with streaming alone accounting for 62 percen…

Kaspersky Lab Discussing Software Security With UK Cyber Security Centre

Shared by
Chris From Wisconsin





sputniknews.com - "Kaspersky Lab is engaged in a constructive dialogue with the UK National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) with the aim of developing a mechanism allowing it to carry out an independent verification of t…

REVIEW: 'Assassins Creed: Origins' Is a Fun Action RPG but May Disappoint Long-Time Fans - Breitbart

Shared by
Chris From Wisconsin





www.breitbart.com - As the tenth main-line release in a franchise that has been just as loved as hated by its fans, Assassin’s Creed: Origins was meant to renew confidence in a franchise that had been steadily flagging …

'Antifa' Gear No Longer Available on Walmart Website - Breitbart

Shared by
Glen Woodfin





www.breitbart.com - As recently as Saturday morning, Breitbart News reported that the mega-retailer was offering at least 13 different “made in Mexico” sweatshirts that would “[allow you to] express yourself inside the …

Look! ‘TIME’ Reveals Their 25 Best Inventions of 2017

Shared by
LeVar Thomas





stupiddope.com - The good folks over at TIME are back in the news and taking an interesting look back at the year that was 2017. Today ‘TIME’ Reveals Their 25 Best Inventions of 2017, giving us a look at a wide range…

TPS Consulting


Computers, Technology and the Future!