To drive success on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn requires understanding which social network is best for your company’s needs; the differences between search and social advertising; bidding and budgeting; and how to avoid ad fati...
I've been thinking of late about the similarities and differences between trade unions in the UK - and other parts of Europe. So in a mad rush of enthusiasm I dashed off an email to IG Metall - one of the biggest trade unions in Germany which has 3.7 million members - and a very user friendly web site. Show More Summary
Biologists have discovered a striking connection between viruses such as HIV and Ebola and viruses that infect organisms called archaea that grow in volcanic hot springs. Despite the huge difference in environments and a 2 billion year evolutionary time span between archaea and humans, the viruses hijack the same set of proteins to break out of infected cells.
In light of the season three finale, Kathleen Geier speculates on the politics of the show using historical analogs. John B. Judis on the administration’s constitutional-amnesia, and the difference between congressional checks and balances, and public scrutiny. Show More Summary
I find this an elegant way of classifying the huge body of aikido techniques. While the differences between basic and ki no nagare techniques are normally easy to comprehend, many people have found it difficult to grasp the distinction between oyowaza and henkawaza. According to Saito Sensei’s explanation, oyowaza are aikido basics applied to circumstances… Read More
When it comes to the relationship between Pussy Riot and the Russian Orthodox Church, it might not be true love, but it certainly isn't irreconcilable differences, just as most true and meaningful things tend to be.
In an interview from Turner Classic movies, filmmaker Terry Gilliam provides his perspective on the differences between Stanely Kubrick and Steven Spielberg. Essentially, it comes down to this: Spielberg provides comforting answers for...Show More Summary
Your Monday reading in 20 words or less: The Vanguard Group founder on the commercialization of the mutual fund industry. — John Bogle, www.johncbogle.com On Bogle, and on paying attention to the difference between an obscenely rich hedge fund manager, or a merely very rich Vanguard manager. — John Rekenthaler, Morningstar.com It’s not for naught: [...]
A new ConsumerLab article covers how voice and internet satisfaction differs in various places – and not just between places, but also in the same place. City dwellers around the world are clear about one thing: having a good mobile coverage is now ranked among the top five factors in a city. Show More Summary
Dog sniffs often lead to the most damning evidence in a drug case, and getting that evidence suppressed can be the difference between a conviction and an acquittal or plea bargain for many defense attorneys. Although the metaphor may grow on you (ka-wink!), the fruit of the poisonous tree doctrine......
In marketing you can never keep doing the same thing over and over again. You have to constantly switch things up and test your strategies and Facebook is no different. Test different kinds of posts between text, pictures, video, links, polls, etc.
Question: What’s the difference between marketing-related data mining of consumer behaviors (either online or in the “real world”) and the recent revelations about NSA domestic surveillance? My guess is that it would be very challenging for you to distinguish the two. In the case of NSA PRISM, the agency is accused of capturing huge volumes [...]
What’s the difference between walking into a huge commercial mortgage bank and working with a small, independent broker? On the surface, it may seem like a lot. Yes, the big bank may have a big sign, dozens of loan experts at your service...Show More Summary
The case of Edward Snowden, who came out yesterday (Sunday) as the leaker supplying the info to the Washington Post and the Guardian about the NSA's data-harvesting program, on first impression reminds me more of Daniel Ellsberg than of Bradley Manning. I opposed what Manning did. Show More Summary
It's not hard to tell the difference between the "charge" of a battery and criminal "charges." But for computers, distinguishing between the various meanings of a word is difficult. read more
After a long wait, patients now have a choice between two new obesity drugs. They couldn’t be more different. Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARNA)‘ Belviq, the newest offering, looks relatively safe. The top adverse reactions were headaches, followed by dizziness and fatigue — nothing to be too worried about. The downside is that patients didn’t lose [...]
The terms leadership and management are often used interchangeably, but there is a huge difference between a leader and a manager. Leaders aren't always managers and vise versa. It is a rare individual that is both of these things. They have very different skill sets, both critical to success at a high-growth business. Show More Summary
Resolving differences between Russia and the United States over missile defense is key to developing bilateral relations, a senior Russian lawmaker said Monday.
Recently, I was working with a client that asked about using Percona Xtrabackup to take a snapshot of a particular MySQL schema and then reload it with a different schema name on the same server. It caught me off guard because I’d never really thought about it – typically, I’ve used Xtrabackup simply to clone [...]Show More Summary
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