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Tuesday, December 25, 2018

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The Best Apps to Create a Travel Savings Fund

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www.outsideonline.com - Managing your money can be stressful and confusing. Just a few years ago, I would spend hours building crazy Excel spreadsheets to track my budgeting and savings. It was a massive chore. But then, se…

How Gary Vee, Mark Cuban, and Arianna Huffington Build Their Brand - Social Marketing Solutions

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socialmarketingsolutions.com - Many CEOs and entrepreneurs still have their hesitations on whether or not to have a personal account active on social media, even though the year is 2018! A report from CEO.com showed that a whoppin…

Citizen engagement key to the success of Smart Cities

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www.telecomtv.com - Citizen engagement is critical to the success of smart cities, according to international research firm Gartner. It adds that smart city initiatives are no longer about optimised traffic patterns, pa…

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followme4.blogspot.com - TECHNOLOGY Patreon Staff Change Rules to Justify Banning Free Speech YouTuber Shared by Dean Jones 😳👌 www.newsbusters.org - A prominent YouTuber has gone from being banned to having Patreon change …

How to Focus on Quality over Quantity with Social Media - Small Business Trends

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due.com - Google ‘small business social media’ and you’ll find hundreds of articles touting the need to be on every single social media platform. The thinking is this: you have to be everywhere people are in o…

Tesla shares fall 7.6% following price cuts in China and Elon Musk’s promise to reimburse missed tax credits

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techcrunch.com - Monday was a tough day for the U.S. stock market, but Tesla shares were hit especially hard. The stock fell by 7.6 percent after Tesla cut the Model 3’s price in China and CEO Elon Musk promised to r…

We finally started taking screen time seriously in 2018

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techcrunch.com - At the beginning of this year, I was using my iPhone to browse new titles on Amazon when I saw the cover of “How to Break Up With Your Phone” by Catherine Price. I downloaded it on Kindle because I g…

Two-factor authentication can save you from hackers

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techcrunch.com - If you find passwords annoying, you might not like two-factor authentication much. But security experts say it’s one of the best ways to protect your online accounts. Simply put, two-factor authentic…

Why you need to use a password manager

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techcrunch.com - If you thought passwords will soon be dead, think again. They’re here to stay — for now. Passwords are cumbersome and hard to remember — and just when you did, you’re told to change it again. And som…

I still miss the headphone port

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techcrunch.com - Two years ago, Apple killed the headphone port. I still haven’t forgiven them for it. When Apple announced that the iPhone 7 would have no headphone port, I was pretty immediately annoyed. I figured …

Gift Guide: Ideas for bullet journalers

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techcrunch.com - Welcome to TechCrunch’s 2018 Holiday Gift Guide! Need more gift ideas? Check out our Gift Guide Hub. Since digital product designer Ryder Carroll’s list-based method for organizing his life first wen…

How to browse the web securely and privately

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techcrunch.com - So you want to browse the web securely and privately? Here’s a hard truth: it’s almost impossible. It’s not just your internet provider that knows which sites you visit, it’s also the government — an…

How to choose and use an encrypted messaging app

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techcrunch.com - Text messaging has been around since the dawn of cellular technology, and sparked its own unique language. But it’s time to put sending regular SMS messages out to pasture. If you have an iPhone, you…

Ars Technica’s best games of 2018

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arstechnica.com - Before we get on to the list, don't miss this year's Ars Technica Charity Drive sweepstakes. You can win part of nearly $5,000 in prizes, including limited-edition gaming collectibles, all while help…

Microsoft Office has pretty new icons but they have a fatal flaw

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arstechnica.com - Microsoft has even made a video to introduce the new icons Microsoft has unveiled a new set of icons that the Office apps will start using. Office 365 customers will see their apps switch to the new …

The 20 most-popular stories of 2018

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arstechnica.com - Yesterday, we brought you the most-commented stories of 2018. We're back today with a little more Christmas reading for you: the most-popular stories of 2018. As we have done in the past, we made two…

5G's first killer app is better 4G | ZDNet

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www.zdnet.com - With the launch of the Snapdragon 855 chip earlier this month, Qualcomm claimed to fire the starting gun in the race to launch functional 5G handsets. Among those lining up at the gate at its Snapdra…

LG V40 ThinQ: 10 Things You Need to Know

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androidcommunity.com - We’re ending the year with a few reviews of the last smartphones to be released. The LG V40 ThinQ first came to our senses in the form of an official press invitation. Triple cameras were said to be …

Samsung may be releasing a new smartwatch called Galaxy Sport

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androidcommunity.com - Since Samsung re-branded its Gear smartwatches to the Galaxy umbrella by launching the Galaxy Watch last August, the next logical step would be to either release the successor of the Gear Sport or to…

Xiaomi launches new low-storage Mint Browser

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androidcommunity.com - Xiaomi is not just a smartphone and device maker as they have also been creating apps to support their various devices. The latest one that they have released is a browser that should work well with …

How to Get More Email Subscribers (17 Lead Magnet Ideas)

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www.smartpassiveincome.com - Want to learn how to get more email subscribers? One of the best ways to do so is through a tried-and-true method: offering a lead magnet—a valuable piece of content—in exchange for someone’s email a…

Creating A Memorable Business Logo | Bit Rebels

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www.bitrebels.com - If you want to grow your social media account with Instagram, you’ll have to increase the numbers in your target audience. But if your goal is to become a major influencer, you will need to do many m…

6 Reasons Startups Should Opt For Co-Working Office Spaces | Bit Rebels

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www.bitrebels.com - If you have a growing startup that requires more hands or there is a need for you to meet with clients, your home office may not be a suitable option. Also, you risk burnout because you might find it…

Can searchers tell the difference between ads and free listings? Google engineer says 'yes' - Search Engine Land

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searchengineland.com - Google has made numerous design and layout changes to their search ads over the years, prompting a grumbling from the search community that the changes were done to confuse searchers into thinking se…

Elon Musk's Five Biggest Freakouts of 2018 | Breitbart

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www.breitbart.com - Breitbart Tech has reported on Tesla, SpaceX and The Boring Company closely this year as the companies regularly fail to deliver on their promises and receive billions in taxpayer funding. Behind the…

Homeowner's Son Shoots Suspect Allegedly Stealing on Christmas Eve

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www.breitbart.com - News4Jax reports that the incident occurred “in the Woodstock area of Jacksonville’s Westside” on Christmas Eve. ActionNews Jax reports that the homeowner’s 22-year-old son caught the suspect outside…

GoFundMe Says Donors in Alleged Homeless Scam Refunded

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www.newsmax.com - GoFundMe says it has refunded everyone who contributed to a campaign involving a homeless veteran from Philadelphia who prosecutors allege schemed with a New Jersey couple to scam donors out of more …

The Dawn of a New Big Tech Regulatory Era? - Shelly Palmer

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www.shellypalmer.com - At the ShellyPalmer Innovation Series Breakfast at CES 2018, I had a Socratic discussion about the influence of the big technology platforms and other emerging technologies on our lives and the need …

How to optimize notifications for Google Photos

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elgan.com - I’m deleting Facebook. I’m replacing it with the “Sharing” tab on Google Photos. I think you should, too. And if you do try this, here’s what you need to know about Google Photos notifications. When …

How To Run A Top Mobile Marketing Campaign

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iim.internetinfomedia.com - Mobile marketing has become an integral part of any business plan, but it can be tricky though! There are an abundance of options available that you must educate yourself to be fully able to choose t…

Make money from home | ClickBank affiliate marketing

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Don't Tell Anyone, But The Secrets About Lead Generation Are Here

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iim.internetinfomedia.com - How much do you with lead generation? Are you interested in learning more about this subject? Now is a great time to read about this advice and use it to your advantage. Keep the buying cycle of the …

Successful Web Page Design Strategies That Really Work

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agentmonhost.com - Many people are resorting to online business. Keep reading for website development that will help you build an online site. You definitely want to focus first on providing relevant content, but keywo…

Digital Disruption Common Sense

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cxo-transform.com - Facebook took 3.5 years to acquire 50 million customers, Whatsapp took 15 months, Angry Birds took 15 days. Since 1995 when Clay Christensen and Joe Bower published the HBR article Disruptive Technol…

Laying the Foundation for Jobsite Success

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www.egnyte.com - One of our greatest strengths is creating better collaboration solutions for those in construction. Our construction customer base ranges from regional firms, like Devcon and PC Construction to multi…

Intel Cherry Trail based hacker board launches for $34

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linuxgizmos.com - Team IoT has gone to Kickstarter with a $34 “Atomic Pi” SBC with a Linux-driven, quad-core Atom x5-Z8350 SoC, 2GB RAM, 16GB eMMC, WiFi/BT, and GbE, USB 3.0, and USB 2.0 ports. The x86 based hacker bo…

China Is Achieving AI Dominance by Relying on Young Blue-Collar Workers

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motherboard.vice.com - MINQUAN, CHINA—Zhou Junkai’s office sits on the edge of Dongsha river, a staid body of water that divides the old and new sections of Minquan, a town of 318,000 in central China’s Henan province. It …

Analyst: Google’s speakers and Pixel phones are turning its hardware into a $20B business

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bgr.com - Thanks to Google’s enduring moneymaking machine, its parent company Alphabet remains a titanic force of advertising. However, according to a new analysis, a separate powerful force is likewise swelli…

What is it with Pickup Drivers and Turn Signals? Cell phones and driving?

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mdacre.blogspot.com - Ok I will admit, initially I was just blaming the good folks of Texas for their inept ability to use their turn signals. Then I realized this was a real problem with Pickup Driver/Owners. A recent tr…

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