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The Biggest List of Take Aways From Every Session at the Growth Hackers Conference 2017 #GHConf17

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blog.growthhackers.com - First off, let me begin with how absolutely awesome the Growth Hackers community and Growth Hackers Conference was. My best bud Rocco Sarich and I LOVED every session and came back with our brains fe…

8 Employee Onboarding Best Practices for Welcoming New Hires

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blog.hrpartner.io - More than half of employees who voluntarily leave their jobs do so quickly — within the first year of employment, according to a study by Equifax. Clearly, retention is more important than ever. And …

Chelsea Manning’s Campaign Website is Based in Iceland. Why?

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www.defenseone.com - Chelsea Manning, Democratic U.S. Senate candidate for Maryland, Wikileaks contributor, and felon, registered a campaign web address that connects to a computer in Iceland. One potential explanation: …

Matryoshki of news: Tech giants flash code to Russia, Dutch hack Kremlin spies, and more

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www.theregister.co.uk - Roundup Technology companies can't decide whether to take Russian money or run from it – not that they've ever been much good at turning down cash. McAfee, SAP, and Symantec, which make software used…

How publishers will survive Facebook’s newsfeed change

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techcrunch.com - Michael Rucker is the chief operating officer and co-founder of Omnivirt. Facebook announced on January 11 that it would change its News Feed algorithm to prioritize posts from friends and family ove…

How to price cryptocurrencies

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techcrunch.com - Predicting cryptocurrency prices is a fool’s game, yet this fool is about to try. The drivers of a single cryptocurrency’s value are currently too varied and vague to make assessments based on any on…

Intel reportedly notified Chinese companies of chip security flaw before the U.S. government

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techcrunch.com - Intel is not having that great of year thus far in the face of a slew of information about security flaws in it hardware coming out — and you can add another new report from The Wall Street Journal t…

City-owned Internet services offer cheaper and more transparent pricing

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arstechnica.com - Municipal broadband networks generally offer cheaper entry-level prices than private Internet providers, and the city-run networks also make it easier for customers to find out the real price of serv…

After suggesting that Fortnite is a priority, Epic shuts down another F2P game

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arstechnica.com - Ten days after eerie-sounding news for the free-to-play online game Paragon, the series' creators at Epic Games confirmed fans' looming suspicions: the game will soon shut down. Paragon's late-Friday…

Introducing Ars Pro, the new Ars Technica subscription program

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arstechnica.com - Later this year, Ars Technica will turn 20 years old. Our success has always been inextricably linked to the dedication of our readers, with 15 million of you arriving each month from around the worl…

“The least-worst idea we had”—The creation of the Age of Empires empire

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arstechnica.com - Over the last 20 years, these epoch-spanning games have starred more than 50 historical civilizations, sales have surpassed more than 20 million units, and a core fanbase of hundreds of thousands has…

ICO Spotlight: Lampix, Miniapps & Flixxo - The Bad Crypto Podcast

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badcryptopodcast.com - Augmented reality isn’t just for sci-fi films, as Lampix.co will attest. Chatbots aren’t just for large corporations, as we learned from the founder of Miniapps.pro. And videos can have a home apart …

As Local Media Dies, Google Pilots A Program For Unpaid Citizen Journalists

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www.fastcompany.com - The Holy Grail for large tech companies is capitalizing on local communities. Facebook has long talked about its focus on connecting people and promoting content that is important to individual commu…

How to Block Email Tracking | NordVPN

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nordvpn.com - You may not know it, but many people who send you an email know the exactly when you open it and even where you are at the moment of opening it. Many marketing companies have been using small pieces …

Brady? Belichick? Super Bowl talk could be Bezos with this ad for Amazon’s Alexa

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www.geekwire.com - New England Patriots QB Tom Brady and his coach Bill Belichick are going after their sixth NFL championship, but Jeff Bezos may very well be the subject of Monday water-cooler talk following next mon…

BLU Pure View has an 18:9 display for an affordable price

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androidcommunity.com - It looks like the 18:9 display is a trend that a lot of OEMs are adapting now. But sometimes the price tag makes users balk as it’s somewhere between the $500 and above range. If you like the America…

Samsung may be releasing a dual SIM Galaxy S9 in Europe (finally)

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androidcommunity.com - Dual SIM devices may not seem that big in Europe, but some users have still been waiting for such a device, especially for Samsung flagships. Well, if this rumor/leak is true, they just might get the…

Google Clips AI camera finally goes on sale for $249

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androidcommunity.com - Google introduced their smart camera called Google Clips last October, together with their new Pixel devices. However, when the smartphones finally became available, we still had none of the AI-power…

Google Bulletin is a crowd-sourced, hyperlocal news source for communities

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androidcommunity.com - Almost everyone that has Internet has access to news, whether it’s global or local. But sometimes, you would prefer to receive news that is relevant to your immediate community and also crowd-sourced…

Twitter Shadowban Check & How To Fix Quickly | Nicebrains

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nicebrains.com - Most social media networks have started limiting the accounts of users who violate its terms of service. This penalty which is now referred to as shadow banning has affected many users who engage in …

Usability of Bitcoin: What Satoshi Forgot

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icons8.com - What will destroy Bitcoin? Governments? Hackers? Winklevoss twins? Imagine your grandma is transferring her life savings to a better, hardware purse designed for seniors. Now imagine she scans the wr…

Personalization Is a Priority for Retailers, but Can Online Vendors Deliver?

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www.adweek.com - True personalization can enhance customer relationships and boost sales. Stores like Nordstrom excel at “white-glove service.” Its staff may recognize your face and even greet you by name as they dir…

CryptoJacking Mining CryptoCurrency in Browser

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adeelsami.com - If your mobile phone is getting hot very fast or Does your computer fan rotates more than usual then you have to read this article may be your mobile phone or computer is using for cryptocurrency min…

Editor’s Letter: The Real Big Game for Marketers Is Engaging With Consumers Individually

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www.adweek.com - Enveloping this month’s Digital Transformation Playbook, which is focused on the burgeoning trend of personalization as an important marketing avenue, is Adweek’s annual Super Bowl issue. It’s an int…

WSJ: 'Near Certainty' China Knew of Intel Security Flaws Before US

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www.newsmax.com - National security and intelligence officials are concerned security flaws in Intel's micro chips were divulged to Chinese companies, and therefore the Chinese government, before the U.S. government, …

Fake News: WIRED Magazine Presents Google's Racist, Anti-Conservative Harassers as Victims, Smears Breitbart - Breitbart

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www.breitbart.com - The site published a piece interviewing a number of Google’s most notorious ideological witch-hunters and racists, including individuals who are repeatedly named among the company’s worst offenders i…

Italian Populist Leader Promises To Deport 500,000 Migrants

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www.breitbart.com - The Italian populist promised that if he is elected Prime Minister in the national election in March 2018 he will deport 100,000 migrants within his first year and half a million over the course of h…

Facebook is no longer ‘social’ anything – it’s an AI-platform that needs to be regulated (updated) – Futurist Gerd Leonhard

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www.futuristgerd.com - Last year’s reports that some apparently well-funded Russian entities used Facebook to systemically disseminate fake news and seed widespread dissent during the 2016 U.S. elections is not only worris…

The next generation broadband 5G network could be nationalized under Trump

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mashable.com - The newest, fastest mobile network to replace the current 4G network in the next few years might get a government takeover. Axios obtained what appears to be a National Security Council PowerPoint pr…

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…

Make Website Creation A Snap With This Advice

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laptopsandnotebook.com - As an instance, take an appearance at Fb as well as after that have an appearance at an organized site online comparable to Yahoo or Google. You should uncover that the layout is really entirely vari…

The Right Way To Use Your Iphone

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iphonefindmyphone.com - Many people shopping for new phones are unsure of an iphone. This article will give you a lot of easy and helpful suggestions that will help you learn all about the most use out of your iphone. Keep …

Tarsal tunnel syndrome: Treatment, exercises, and complications

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www.medicalnewstoday.com - Treatment Exercises Diagnosis Risk factors Complications Takeaway The condition, also known as TTS, is usually caused by continual overuse of the foot and ankle, such as occurs with strenuous or prol…

11 things to know before pre-ordering Apple's HomePod | Tahawul Tech

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www.tahawultech.com - HomePod may be the first new Apple device since Apple Watch nearly three years ago, but for many of us, it’s not the oh-my-god-I-need-to-have-it gadget we wanted it to be. Unless you’re specifically …

The Amazon Go store: techy-cool or creepy-weird?

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www.usatoday.com - Cameras in the ceiling at the Amazon Go convenience store at Amazon's headquarters in Seattle. The cameras, along with sensors in the shelves and heavy computing technology, allow Amazon’s Just Walk …

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