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Friday, January 19, 2018

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How do I claim Bitcoin Gold? - Exodus Knowledge Base

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support.exodus.io - As of January 19, 2017, Bitcoin Gold has been enabled in Exodus 1.43.0. To download the latest version, please follow the instructions here: http://support.exodus.io/article/27-how-do-i-upgrade-exodus

4 Reasons for Cart Abandonment (And How to Prevent Them)

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shanebarker.com - You’ve been struggling to drive conversions, and have decided to analyze user behavior to understand the problem. To your surprise, you find that people are interested in your products. They even go …

How to ensure user experience is a priority for your company

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boagworld.com - As user experience professionals we want the companies for whom we work to be more user centric. But building a user-centric culture is hard. This guide will get you started. In this guide, I seek to…

5 Benefits of Twitter Chats | Making the Most out of Twitter with Chats

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suvonni.com - October 10, 2017 - Social Media Marketing, Twitter Twitter Chats continue to gain popularity for those who are seeking more value out of the social platform. Participating in Twitter chats can be ben…

Windows Mixed Reality headset prices cut in half on Amazon

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www.cnet.com - The big promise of Windows Mixed Reality headsets was to bring augmented and virtual reality and anything in between to people at more reasonable prices and with an easier setup than competitors. By …

Google opening Montreal Google Cloud platform region this year

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betakit.com - US-based search giant Google is opening up a Google Cloud Platform (GCP) region in Montreal in the first quarter of 2018. Google also has plans on opening up Netherlands, Los Angeles, Finland and Hon…

Report: GM and Waymo lead driverless car race; Tesla lags far behind

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arstechnica.com - In November, Waymo announced it would begin testing fully driverless vehicles with no one in the driver's seat. Then, last week, GM petitioned the federal government for approval to mass-produce a ca…

Apple has hired tech team from data science startup SVDS

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techcrunch.com - Apple has made a quiet but interesting move in its longer-term strategy around courting more business from enterprises. The company has hired the tech team — at least 18 people, including at least tw…

Spend a week fielding sensitive HR complaints in ‘Grayscale’ web game

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techcrunch.com - If you’re looking for a way to close out your week that’s entertaining, edifying, and looks like you’re doing real work, check out Chimeria:Grayscale, a game where you act as an HR person dealing wit…

Google CEO: “I don’t regret” firing James Damore

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techcrunch.com - Google CEO Sundar Pichai says he still believes that it was appropriate to fire James Damore. “I don’t regret it,” said Pichai, in an interview with Recode’s Kara Swisher and MSNBC’s Ari Melber. “It …

Yahoo Finance launches social savings app Tanda, an alternative to credit cards

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techcrunch.com - Yahoo Finance today launched a new app called Tanda that allows small groups of either five or nine people to save money together for short-term goals. The app uses the concept of a “money pool” – th…

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube praised for “steady progress” quashing illegal hate speech in Europe

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techcrunch.com - Facebook, Twitter and YouTube are likely to be breathing a little easier in Europe after getting a pat on the back from regional lawmakers for making “steady progress” on removing illegal hate speech.

Apple’s ‘Everyone Can Code’ program expands more broadly in Europe

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techcrunch.com - Apple announced this morning it’s bringing its “Everyone Can Code” program to 70 more colleges and universities across Europe. The program, which Apple designed to help students learn how to build ap…

Equity podcast: Dropbox and Xiaomi want to go public, and how big is Telegram’s ICO?

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techcrunch.com - Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. This week was a corker. Our co-host Matthew Lynley is back, Katie and …

Malicious Chrome extension is next to impossible to manually remove

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arstechnica.com - Proving once again that Google Chrome extensions are the Achilles heel of what's arguably the Internet's most secure browser, a researcher has documented a malicious add-on that tricks users into ins…

Twitter begins emailing the 677,775 Americans who took Russian election bait

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arstechnica.com - On Friday, Twitter took an end-of-the-week opportunity to dump some better-late-than-never news onto its userbase. For anybody who followed or engaged with a Twitter account that faked like an Americ…

Latest Blogging Trend 2018: Make a Blogger App for iOS, Android

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excellentwebworld.com - Then you need to enter into the era of mobile communication. Now the question arises is, you are already having a website which is mobile responsive, you have Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram which w…

Anker Packed a Shockingly Decent Portable Cinema Into a Soda Can

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gear.lifehacker.com - Anker’s new Nebula entertainment brand officially launched its second portable projector this year at CES, and despite its shortcomings, it’s one of the most compelling new gadgets of the year. The N…

How to Check for Net Neutrality Violations on Your Network

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lifehacker.com - Net neutrality may be making a comeback in the Senate, but in the meantime you’re probably a little worried that your internet provider will take advantage of the FCC’s lax new rules. If only there w…

YouTube Ranking: How to Get More Views on YouTube : Social Media Examiner

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www.socialmediaexaminer.com - Want to increase the visibility of your YouTube videos? Wondering how to help your videos perform well with the YouTube algorithm? To explore how to get more views for your videos on YouTube, I inter…

Someone is touting a mobile, PC spyware platform called Dark Caracal to governments

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www.theregister.co.uk - An investigation by the Electronic Frontier Foundation and security biz Lookout has uncovered Dark Caracal, a surveillance-toolkit-for-hire that has been used to suck huge amounts of data from Androi…

Xiaomi adds Game Speed Booster to MIUI 9

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androidcommunity.com - Xiaomi phones are still doing well in the mobile market. The brand may have been overtaken by Huawei in the recent years as the top Chinese OEM but it’s still going strong. In India, it holds about a…

Google Photo panorama fail amuses the Internet

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androidcommunity.com - Technology fails don’t always have to be something scary or stressful or even downright dangerous. In this case of an artificial intelligence generated mistake (or at least we hope it’s a mistake), a…

LG X4+ launches as mid-range Android phone with military-standards

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androidcommunity.com - We’re not sure if the LG G7 will be ready in time for the Mobile World Congress this February. There might be a delay so we’d probably see the new premium flagship phone in March or April as the Sout…

Create a Facebook Timeline Cover With Your Instagram Photos

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www.valuewalk.com - If you are an Instagram user and have captured some beautiful shots, then you can set those photos as your Facebook Timeline Cover with the help of a web app named as InstaCover. This app lets you cr…

Major Technology Company Translates Customer Satisfaction to Customer Loyalty — and Better Business

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www.loyalty360.org - Challenge: The company develops embedded and mobile software and operating systems that are used in hundreds of millions of devices worldwide: from smart phones and pacemakers to TV set-top boxes and…

Impact of Emotions on Customer Preference, Brand Loyalty at Safelite AutoGlass

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www.loyalty360.org - Finding emotional connections with customers is the Holy Grail for loyalty marketers these days. Depending on the product, achieving this can be monumentally challenging. Take Safelite Auto Glass, fo…

Loyalty Marketers Should Explore Contextual Commerce to Magnify Customer Engagement

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www.loyalty360.org - Connecting with shoppers is an ongoing quest for loyalty marketers, and one option they should consider to heighten and magnify customer engagement is contextual commerce. Loyalty360 talked to Gerry …

How to Choose the Right Loyalty Technology Solution Vendor

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www.loyalty360.org - As 2017 draws to a close, now is the time to build out your plans for customer loyalty initiatives for 2018. Whether loyalty is a new concept for your company or you’re considering making a greater i…

How Company Influencers Can Impact Brand Loyalty

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www.loyalty360.org - Company influencers can impact brand advocacy and brand loyalty in a major way. Some loyalty marketers, though, might not be well versed in the potential positive ramifications of company influencers…

Supreme collector to host exhibition and sale of 1,000-piece archive

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www.ldnfashion.com - Ross Wilson, who has been collecting Supreme items since the store first opened in the early ‘90s will be selling the majority of his collection of vintage and rare Supreme clothing items and accesso…

8 Tools That Can Multiply Your Instagram Marketing Effectiveness

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www.hypebot.com - The recent explosion in the popularity of Instagram has captured the attention of marketers everywhere. It has become increasingly important for them to track trends in social media audience building…

Paul Thurrott's Short Takes: January 19 - Petri

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www.petri.com - Because baby it’s cold outside, this edition of Short Takes looks at Surface Book 2 market expansion, IBM revenue growth, Apple’s $350 billion “contribution,” new tech industry corporate headquarters…

Derek Thompson on How Things Go Viral and The Science of Popularity - Episode #103 · The Sales Blog

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thesalesblog.com - Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 37:29 — 30.1MB) Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | RSS We’ve all experienced those crazy scenarios when something goes viral – in the old …

Overcoming the Fragility of Trust in Today’s Connected World

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www.adweek.com - In today’s world of social media speed, fake news and announcing deaths before they happen, how does a brand not just gain the trust of their consumers, but keep it, as well? I attended the Family On…

A Deeper Look at David Marcus’ 6 Trends for Facebook Messenger in 2018

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www.adweek.com - Facebook Messenger has come a long way since vice president of messaging products David Marcus left his post as president of PayPal to join the social network in June 2014. Marcus shared six trends t…

Samsung and VML Poland Win Adweek’s Grand Arc Award

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www.adweek.com - Polish cosmonaut Tadeusz Kuziora was one of a handful of elite pilots who trained for the Soyuz 30 mission in the late 1970s, but he never made the journey into space. Until he did, four decades late…

Trying To Outfit Your Dorm Room – Consider These 4 Tech Tool Suggestions | Bit Rebels

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www.bitrebels.com - One of the most exciting and stressful experiences a young adult can have is moving away to college. Each year, millions of high school students plan out their transition to college. Among the most i…

What is SQL? - A Beginner's Quick Guide To SQL | Bit Rebels

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www.bitrebels.com - SQL stands for Structured Query Language. Pronounced “ess-que-el,” SQL is the means by which we communicate with a database. It is the standard language for relational database management systems, ac…

Build an app from scratch with this full stack development course

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mashable.com - Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. In the …

Google Discontinues Flawed Fact-Checking Effort; Poisonous Corporate Culture Remains

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www.newsbusters.org - The Daily Caller's Eric Lieberman reported early Friday afternoon that Google is discontinuing (for now) its "fact-check" feature. The company is now characterizing the effort, which the Daily Caller…

Why Is Twitter Hiding the Real Number? – Mike Elgan – Medium

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medium.com - In a Friday afternoon bombshell, Twitter pretended to reveal the scale of interaction by Twitter users with Russian fake accounts. These accounts, now all deleted, were designed to enable the Kremlin…

How Slow Mobile Page Speeds Are Ruining Your Conversion Rates

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instapage.com - There’s a good chance bad landing page design is costing you at least half of your PPC budget, recent research from Google suggests. Data from the search engine giant indicates that over one in two m…

61 Local SEO Service Providers Share Ranking Tips For 2018

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seoexpertbrad.com - Google determines local ranking based primarily on relevance, distance, and prominence and combines these three local factors to return the best match for any local search. It stands to reason theref…

5 Affiliate Marketing Tips and BEST Affiliate Programs

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firstadsense.com - 5 Affiliate Marketing Tips and BEST Affiliate Programs for Generating Income on YouTube! ***** Get immediate accessibility to the FREE YouTube Masterclass at. Affiliate Advertising Tips for Beginners…

The Cool Things You Can Do With Your Iphone

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laptopsandnotebook.com - The apple iphone is an excellent cell phone that could give you with all kinds of features. There are different techniques to make your apple iphone job greater to match your needs. If your software …

Autonomous vehicles to eliminate some jobs, create others | Colorado Springs Business Journal

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www.csbj.com - Imagine a car with no steering wheel and no pedals, like the one General Motors says it will mass-produce by next year. The automaker made the announcement Jan. 12, creating a big splash just prior t…

3 Ways B2B Sales Will Change in the Next 20 Years

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www.entrepreneur.com - In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Alex Berman goes over his predictions of what B2B sales will be like in 20 years. By 2036, Berman believes that companies will offer productized services -…

SAPVoice: A Recipe For Retailers That Want Their Mojo Back

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www.forbes.com - The last thing on my mind when I got to Retail’s Big Show NRF 2018 was buying jeans, but that changed when James Curleigh, President Levi’s Brand, rode his bike up to the stage guided by Waze to the …

What is the IoT? Everything you need to know about the Internet of Things right now | ZDNet

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www.zdnet.com - Video: Everything you need to know about the Internet of Things What is the Internet of Things? The Internet of Things, or IoT, refers to billions of physical devices around the world that are now co…

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