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Friday, November 23, 2018

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Determine if Amazon Product Reviews Are Legit Using This Site

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lifehacker.com - Holiday shopping time is upon us, which means we’re all probably buying a lot more than we typically do. When you’re shopping online, online reviews can be a great tool in figuring out whether that p…

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Google rolling out Duplex to selected Pixel users

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androidcommunity.com - When Google announced their Duplex feature at the I/O Developer’s Conference earlier this year, people were either intrigued or freaked out. The fact that your Google Assistant can call up an establi…

Why I use a 20-year-old IBM Model M keyboard

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arstechnica.com - The other day, I posted this image to show off my new MacBook Pro's multiscreen prowess. Nobody cared. But I did get a few comments on my keyboard. Which got me thinking: why do I use a keyboard that…

A beginner’s guide to the world of weird and wonderful Japanese import cars

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arstechnica.com - Did you grow up playing Gran Turismo, marveling over the weird and wonderful Japanese market (JDM) cars that never made it to these shores? If you, too, always wanted to drive JDM exotica like a Niss…

Amazon warehouse workers in Europe stage ‘we are not robots’ protests

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techcrunch.com - Amazon warehouse workers in several countries in Europe are protesting over what they claim are inhuman working conditions which treat people like robots. It’s the latest in a series of worker action…

BlueCargo optimizes stacks of containers for maximum efficiency

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techcrunch.com - Meet BlueCargo, a logistics startup focused on seaport terminals. The company was part of Y Combinator’s latest batch and recently raised a $3 million funding round from 1984 Ventures, Green Bay Vent…

Black Friday only: 2-for-1 Innovator passes to Disrupt Berlin 2018

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techcrunch.com - We love a great deal almost as much as we love early-stage startups. So, we decided to combine both into an awesome Black Friday mashup for Disrupt Berlin 2018. Europe’s premier tech startup conferen…

Gift Guide: 11 picture perfect gifts for your photographer friends

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techcrunch.com - Welcome to TechCrunch’s 2018 Holiday Gift Guide! Need more gift ideas? Check out our Gift Guide Hub. Photographers are tricky to get gifts for because every one of them has preferences they may alrea…

The complete guide to YouTube channel art – Learn

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www.canva.com - As the second largest search engine in the world, YouTube is no longer just a place to watch music clips and kill time on your nights in. From videos of people eating and playing board games to vlogs…

The art of a consistent brand image – Learn

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www.canva.com - As you develop your visual voice on social media and across your marketing strategy, creating a style guide for your visual elements and applying them consistently will help you build your brand like…

Guidemaster: Want an Alexa device? Here’s every Amazon Echo, compared

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arstechnica.com - Amazon debuted the original Echo a few years ago, and it raised eyebrows in the tech industry. The Echo is a smart home speaker that houses Amazon's Alexa virtual assistant, an AI helper that helps y…

Activision ignores accessibility guidelines, skips Spyro subtitles

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arstechnica.com - Last week's release of the Spyro Reignited Trilogy disappointed many, including deaf and hard-of-hearing gamers, by not including subtitles in the games' many spoken cut scenes. Now, Activision's jus…

Mac mini review—a testament to Apple’s stubbornness

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arstechnica.com - This is probably not the byline you were expecting for a review of some Apple hardware. It comes as a bit of a shock to both of us, to be honest, but here we are: I have a Mac mini on my desk, along …

Noobs Guide: Javascript vs JQuery vs ECMAScript vs Typescript

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medium.com - I’ve written a few articles urging new developers to learn javascript. The thing is, the javascript ecosystem is so fragmented and high-velocity that many who want to start learning to code just get …

Common Testing Mistakes – kentcdodds

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blog.kentcdodds.com - Today let’s talk about some common mistakes that people make when testing JavaScript applications. NOTE: This is a cross-post from my newsletter. I publish each email two weeks after it’s sent. Subsc…

After two years with TypeScript – was it worth it? – ecom software

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ecom.software - Almost two years ago I started a new greenfield project in a small agile team. Microservices, docker, react, redux, all that fancy stuff. I had some experience with similar front-end technologies, be…

22+ Best new resources for web developers October 2018 – DesignRevision

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designrevision.com - Discover some of the best new web design resources including tools, libraries, freebies, fonts and many other goodies that we curated during October 2018. 🔥 Check out the best resources for web deve…

5 Tips for Using Curation as a Content Strategy | Webdesigner Depot

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www.webdesignerdepot.com - Every day, thousands—if not millions—of people are all asking themselves the same, simple question: what do I post now? If you’ve been reading for a while, you know what I’m getting at. Regular conte…

How to Check How Much Time You Spend on Facebook and Instagram

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www.wired.com - There are some harsh truths you'd rather not face, like what you really look like eating a turkey drumstick, or how you sound while you sleep. Similarly, how many hours you spend on Facebook and Inst…

Inside an Amazon warehouse on Black Friday

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www.vox.com - Last year, shoppers spent $7.9 billion on Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday. An additional $6.59 billion was dropped on Cyber Monday. This year, Black Friday sales alone are expected to jump to $9.1 …

Kingdom Rush Vengeance now available on the Play Store

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androidcommunity.com - Kingdom Rush is an old game franchise but it regularly gets an update. We remember the early version of Kingdom Rush being part of the Humble Mobile Bundle 3 soon after it hit the Google Play Store i…

Huawei Honor 10 Lite launches with a large 6.1-inch screen, 6GB RAM

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androidcommunity.com - Huawei has many phone offerings these days. The latest is from its sub-brand Honor. The Honor 10 Lite is now available in China where you can order directly from the Honor website. This appears to be…

Xiaomi MIUI bootloader unlocking is still available, no fake news please

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androidcommunity.com - Fake news has already crept inside the mobile industry as there are rumors Xiaomi is ending bootloader unlocking. Well, describing a story as fake news sounds more accurate considering most stories s…

Google Play now recommends you re-install previously installed apps

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androidcommunity.com - When reformatting or getting a new Android phone, you can look at it as a chance to start over when it comes to apps that you install or as a chore that you will have to re-install these apps all ove…

Gift Cards Serve as Excellent Rewards for Loyalty Programs

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loyalty360.org - Theresa McEndree, vice president of Marketing at Hawk Incentives, sat down with Loyalty360 to discuss how gift and incentive cards can improve brands’ loyalty programs, especially with millennials. H…

What Does Your Cell Phone Really Cost You? — FrankSonnenbergOnline

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www.franksonnenbergonline.com - Cell phone usage has exploded. In fact, if evolution has anything to do with it, a cell phone may be another appendage of your body one day. The question is whether your cell phone is adding or subtr…

11-23-2018 - [X&Y] Destroying The "Leftovers"

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archive.aweber.com - DESTROYING THE "LEFTOVERS" The Friday after Thanksgiving usually means two things: shopping and leftovers. Since neither of those ideas typically sound all that exciting to most of us as guys, I mixe…

Google's EU shopping comparison rivals say their situation is getting worse - Search Engine Land

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searchengineland.com - Roughly a month ago European Commission (EC) competition chief Margrethe Vestager said that Google’s efforts in shopping search were making progress and that the company would likely be able to avoid…

Navigating Showcase Shopping Ads this holiday season - Search Engine Land

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searchengineland.com - When Google announced Showcase Shopping ads in 2016, two objectives were mission critical: to help shoppers discover what they wanted to buy and where they wanted to buy it. Today, the ad format is s…

What SEOs Can Learn from AdWords - Whiteboard Friday

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moz.com - Organic and paid search aren't always at odds; there are times when there's benefit in knowing how they work together. Taking the time to know the ins and outs of AdWords can improve your rankings an…

U.S. Urges Allies to Avoid Chinese Huawei Due to Security Risks

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www.breitbart.com - The U.S. has expressed concerns that Chinese military and intelligence units have compromised Huawei products, posing security risks. The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday that U.S. officials ar…

Multiple Shopping Websites Glitch Over Black Friday | Breitbart

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www.breitbart.com - Amazon, Facebook, J Crew, Takealot and NowTV all suffered website outages and glitches in the week leading up to Black Friday, causing issues for both retailers and consumers. J Crew took to social m…

Proven Twitter Marketing Strategy for Traffic, Leads and Sales

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www.attractionmarketingprofits.com - Watch the video to discover a 3 step formula to use Twitter to generate tons of new leads every day! You'll learn how to get their phone numbers and this approach will work for any business. 80% of t…

How to Get More Facebook Likes - Get Massive Likes on Facebook

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www.attractionmarketingprofits.com - When it comes to social media in general and Facebook in particular – getting more likes, followers and fans is critical to gaining enough “social proof” and cause your content to often go viral. Gai…

Master Marketing on Instagram - Marketing with Instagram Video Tutorial

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www.attractionmarketingprofits.com - This is easier than you might think once you uncover the proven tips, tricks and inside secrets (and apps!) used to capture and convert your target audience. Because there is both a right way and a w…

Got A New IPad? Read This Article! | Laptops and Notebook, iPhone and iPad

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laptopsandnotebook.com - What can be said about your iPad that you haven’t already been said? If you are interested in getting more use from your iPad, this easy to read article has some excellent tips that can help to make …

Guidance For Those Wishing To Win At Video Marketing

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iim.internetinfomedia.com - Any business that wants to succeed needs to be able to effectively market its products and services to a large audience. The Internet makes this easier than ever. The following information can help. …

Are You Looking For Good Tips About Auto Repair? Check This Out!

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carshopping.biz - There is little reason to just wait until something bad happens to learn about car starts having trouble. Read on and learn what you are able to do about your car needs a repair. Get a good battery c…

Using Technology to Build Connections in the Real World – Local Internet Marketing

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andyrkelly.com - Marketing Podcast with Dan Schawbel Podcast Transcript This week on the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast, I chat with Dan Schawbel. He is a New York Times bestselling author, partner and research director…

BLOCKCHAIN MILLIONAIRE?

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simonstepsys.com - Follow the Google Roadmap to Crypto Riches A year ago, cryptocurrencies were all the rage. #Bitcoin hit an all-time high of $19,783 on Dec. 17, 2017. Waiters, cab drivers, barbers and even high schoo…

Spencer Mecham's Affiliate Secrets 2.0 Course Review

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duracmarketing.com - Get Affiliate Secrets 2.0 here 👉 http://bit.ly/AffiliateSecrets9to5 — 👉 Check out the Clickfunnels 14 Day Free Trial https://goo.gl/K5QKyA Spencer Mecham’s Affiliate Secrets 2.0 | Is It Worth Buyin…

The Basic Steps For A Better Social Media Marketing Campaign

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marketingpromotion.biz - You can reach more people if you learn how to effectively market on social media effectively. Even established businesses already doing very well can benefit from this type of marketing. This article…

Employment Advertising Laws To Understand Before Placing Your Ad

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careersandjobs.org - It is not hard to understand the reasons.It can be difficult to go around asking to be hired. There are a few things you can do to make the process less intimidating. The tips that follow can get you…

Best TVs for glorious 4K visuals

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www.gq-magazine.co.uk - Looking to buy a new TV? You couldn't pick a better time. With Black Friday and the Christmas shopping season fully underway, there's ample opportunity to bag a bargain on an impressive 4K set. Rathe…

Black Friday Deals for Designers, the Ultimate List!

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abduzeedo.com - Let me start by saying (since our friends in the US are celebrating Thanksgiving) that we are thankful for this year. To be honest, it wasn't an easy one but hopeful especially with our upcoming 12th…

Egnyte + You | Integration Strategies

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www.egnyte.com - Whether you’re an “IT guy” responsible for evaluating and implementing your company’s next new piece of software, or you’re an entrepreneur who developed the software application itself, it’s importa…

The Best Cloud Storage and File Sharing Providers for Businesses in 2018

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au.pcmag.com - There's limitless scalability and budget-easing affordability to be enjoyed with today's storage capacity and pricing options in the cloud. Your business can store its data at a fraction of the cost …

3 Ways You Can Help Your New Hires to Succeed

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www.entrepreneur.com - Let’s face it -- the hiring process is painful, and not just because you have to look through reams of résumés. From posting job listings to conducting several rounds of candidate interviews to ultim…

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