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Monday, January 1, 2018

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Voice interfaces beginning to find their way into business

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techcrunch.com - Imagine attending a business meeting with an Amazon Echo (or any voice-driven device) sitting on the conference table. A question arises about the month’s sales numbers in the Southeast region. Inste…

Elon Musk promises rain-sensing wipers, Tesla pickup truck

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arstechnica.com - On Tuesday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter to respond to queries from the company’s fans and followers. In his series of replies, Musk promised new software-based functionality and repeated a va…

Apple now requires App Store games with loot boxes to list odds

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arstechnica.com - Apple rolled out a number of iOS App Store rule changes on Wednesday, and the one that catches your eye will likely depend on your mobile-app interests. The biggest change, at least in terms of numbe…

The Internet’s favorite car of 2018 is the Kia Stinger GT, and it’s good

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arstechnica.com - Every year there will be one or two new cars that generate a whole lot of buzz. Cars that generate hype. Cars that people who post on Internet forums salivate over. I'm not talking hand-built exotica…

OkCupid begins enforcing real-name rules, insists it’s a good idea

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arstechnica.com - Over the past year, online dating service OkCupid has shaken up a few of its core features, and the changes have all pushed the service far closer to resembling rival dating app Tinder. Thursday's bi…

How Often Should I Charge My Gadget's Battery to Prolong Its Lifespan?

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lifehacker.com - Dear Lifehacker, What is the deal with lithium-ion batteries (the kind found in smartphones and laptops)? I've heard lots of different things about how to take care of them, like that they need to be…

How to Make Sure Your LinkedIn Account Is Secure : Social Media Examiner

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www.socialmediaexaminer.com - Have you reviewed your security and privacy settings recently? While LinkedIn is valuable for building your professional presence, it’s important to be conscious of your individual privacy and securi…

Snap Inc.'s Sold 150,000 Pairs of Spectacles, Looking to Bring Snapchat to PCs

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www.socialmediatoday.com - Despite Snap Inc.'s 'Spectacles' generating a lot of hype - due, in no small part, to their creative marketing tactics - Snap CEO Evan Spiegel has this week announced that they've only sold around 15…

VR: The Next Trillion Dollar Tech Shift

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www.socialmediatoday.com - "Everyone's going to want to use it for porn," I said. I was talking with my friend Steven Kotler, author of several of my favorite books like "Bold" and "Tomorrowland" and one of the foremost though…

2017’s biggest cybersecurity facepalms

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www.engadget.com - This was the year Kaspersky finally got all the big press it's been angling for. Unfortunately for the antivirus company, it wasn't for its research. Kaspersky spent an uncomfortable year in the head…

The 13-Point Audience Priority List To Refine & Scale Facebook Ads

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marketaire.com - There’s one big common question that Facebook advertisers ask: which audiences should be targeted to complement and maximize the efficiency of campaigns? Thanks to Facebook’s unlimited targeting comb…

Top 10 Customizable WordPress Themes In 2017

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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…

What is a Landing Page? Best Practices & Tactics To Grow Your Business!

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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…

Louisiana man charged in 'Nigerian prince' scam, police say

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www.foxnews.com - Michael Neu, 67, was a middle-man in a scam that involved co-conspirators in Nigeria, report says. (Slidell Police Department) Police in New Orleans have arrested a 67-year-old man after he allegedl…

Trump backs Assange on Russia hack claim

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www.bbc.com - President-elect Donald Trump has backed Wikileaks founder Julian Assange in casting doubt on intelligence alleging Russian meddling in the US election. Mr Assange said Russia was not the source for t…

Weiner Laptop Doc: Assange Warrant Issued 2 Weeks After Swedish Election Leaks Warning

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www.infowars.com - A confidential document found on Anthony Weiner’s laptop reveals that the United States Embassy in Stockholm, Sweden expressed concerns in 2010 that WikiLeaks would release classified US documents re…

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 …

Runbell: Keeping Pedestrians Safe At Any Speed | Prefundia

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prefundia.com - What does it take to make a truly amazing fitness accessory? We believe there has to be a NEED. Outdoor sports like running, speed hiking, rollerblading, skateboarding, and more have products, pills,…

YouTube TrueView Ads: What are They & Why Use Them?

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instapage.com - The splintered digital marketplace has been both a blessing and a curse for marketers crafting strategies to best engage their customer base. While the endless variety of distribution channels and fl…

Great Ways To Use Seo And Get Noticed Online

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marketingpromotion.biz - If you don’t choose to utilize SEO tactics, it is less likely that potential customers will locate your website. The tips can help you make your website more visible. Additional advertising doesn’t t…

8 tips for getting social media ads right – The Blog Box

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theblogbox.net - A friend recently complained to me that the targeted ads that persistently stud her social media feeds are not only disruptive but also frequently irrelevant. She uses social media primarily to keep …

Top 10 Social Media Marketing eBooks on Kindle

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www.dreamgrow.com - I compiled a list of social media marketing ebooks on Kindle. Here goes in no particular order. Non-Boring, Fluff-Free Strategies for Marketing and Promoting Your Business by David Siteman Garland ra…

Simple Solutions To Becoming An Effective Email Marketer

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internetmarketinginfos.com - It is vital in marketing with email to make sure that you ensure people want to get emails from you. The quickest way to lose customers is by sending them emails they are not want to receive. The fol…

The Very Best Affiliate Marketing Tricks And Tips

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durac.info - TIP! Keep away from making your website too flashy, as this will also be distracting for guests. Once a customer is at your website online, you actually have 5 seconds to intrigue them and make them …

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