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Community Discussion: Making Money

21 hours agoInternet / Blogging : ProBlogger

One of the most popular topics on ProBlogger (if not the most searched-for item) is making money blogging, and how to go about it. There are so many ways of earning a living online, and we have almost just as much advice on how best to keep the dollars rolling...more The post Community Discussion: Making Money appeared first on ProBlogger.       

Open Network Foundation announces “Open Innovation Pipeline” to industrialize NFV, SDN

The Open Network Foundation, which is in the process of merging with the Open Networking Lab, has announced a new development framework that aims to advance software-defined networks and network virtualization through open-source platforms, network device disaggregation and new network standards. Show More Summary

Report: Legacy software problems are driving new ‘low-code’ development approach

The rise of cloud computing has made enterprise software more accessible than ever before, but the quality of code and its ability to streamline daily business operations still falls short. That’s according to a new vendor survey, which...Show More Summary

Ford wants to save drivers from potholes with a crowdsourced virtual map

Ford Motor Co. wants to save drivers from the menace of potholes by designing a virtual map for drivers to find them. The idea is being researched by Ford’s European division, with testing expected to begin later this year. A map would...Show More Summary

Microsoft pushes DocumentDB database as sub for ransomware target MongoDB

Microsoft Corp. is hoping to capitalize on the recent spate of ransomware attacks on MongoDB database installations by pitching its alternative DocumentDB solution to developers. In a blog post titled: “Dear #MongoDB users, we welcome...Show More Summary

Entertainment industry-focused fintech startup Exactuals raises $20.6M in two quick rounds

Exactuals LLC, a financial technology startup focused on the entertainment industry, has raised $20.6 million over two rounds a week apart. Its initial $10 million Series A round on Feb. 8 was led by City National and TTV Capital, with...Show More Summary

Report: Apple acquires Israeli facial recognition startup RealFace

Apple Inc. has acquired facial recognition startup RealFace, according to a story Sunday in the Israeli newspaper Calcacist. The deal was estimated at “several million dollars.” The Tel Aviv-based company had raised $1 million prior to its acquisition. Show More Summary

Coding Dojo Highlights the 9 Most In-Demand Programming Languages of 2017

There are more programming languages these days in production environments than you could learn in a lifetime. So which should you choose to make sure you’ll always be an in-demand developer? Jay Patel at Coding Dojo gives you the low-down on the top 9 programming languages to learn in 2017.

30 Alexa skills nobody really needs - CNET

22 hours agoTechnology / Internet : Webware

Dungeon Adventure is fun. Ordering pizza is convenient. But these Amazon Echo smart home skills are none of the above.

David Wondrich: ‘Why I Hate Barstools and You Should, Too’

David Wondrich, writing for The Daily Beast: I hate barstools. OK, let me amend that. I like them well enough at 2:15 on a Tuesday afternoon, when you can pull one up, lay a stack of bills on the bar and let the afternoon pad away on quiet cat feet of jukebox C&W and Crown Royal. But when 6:30 p.m. Show More Summary

Brave: A Privacy Focused Browser With Built-in Torrent Streaming

Brave is a new privacy and security focused web browser with built-in support for torrent downloading and streaming. The browser allows seasoned downloaders and complete novices to get their torrent fix instantly, without any hassle. Source: TF, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and ANONYMOUS VPN services.

Report: GM to begin testing thousands of self-driving vehicles with Lyft in 2018

General Motors Corp. is set to test “thousands” of self-driving vehicles in partnership with ridesharing partner Lyft. Inc beginning in 2018 according to a report published Friday. Reuters, quoting “two sources familiar with the automaker’s...Show More Summary

Synchronous verbs in a shell language

Suppose you were trying to turn JavaScript into a nice system-level script tool, something more powerful and cleaner than a shell language, but for code that runs once an hour, or every minute, or overnight, so scaling is not an issue as it is for server software. Show More Summary

?Amazon lowers minimum for free shipping to $35 - CNET

The retail giant matches Walmart by offering free two-day shipping to shoppers who spend more than $35. The threshold used to be $49.

?Apple reportedly nabs Israeli facial recognition startup - CNET

With RealFace's technology, users are authenticated by simply showing their mugs. Perhaps Apple will use it in an upcoming iPhone.

Trump refers to nonexistent Swedish incident, internet's jaw drops - CNET

Commentary: In Sweden, they're frantically seeking a supposed major incident that happened there. No Swede knows about, but the US president does.

Next 'Purge' movie will be born on the Fourth of July - CNET

The creator of the dystopian horror series has said the fourth film will explain how America came to accept the 12 hours of lawlessness.

?Lego BrickHeadz Batman and Robin go for collectible superfans (unboxed) - CNET

Lego's bigger-than-minifigure figures are focused on big characters at small scale.

Tour Inside MYOB Office in Melbourne (8 Photos)

MYOB is a very well known online accounting company based out of Australia. Here is a quick look through their Melbourne office. More

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