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Top 10 Essential URL Shorteners

URL shorteners are services in which, let’s say, a long-ish URL is inserted and at the click of a button, the URL is shortened to a maximum 10-character code. When anyone clicks on this code, they are directed to the original URL. Use...Show More Summary

How to mute Facebook’s annoying auto-play video ads

You have to look at Facebook’s auto-playing video ads, but you don’t have to listen.

Download Google Camera App to Defocus Background

Want to blur and defocus background in photos? Download Google Camera app, a new standalone Android app that enhances the power of your Android smartphone. This smart background blur photo technique is a craze and it seems everyone wants to use it. Show More Summary

How the Internet of Things will transform data centers

This week’s Smart Infrastructure roundup features the impact of IoT on data centers, a new state-of-the-art data center in Florida, and the story of a pharmaceutical company that turns to one smart storage solution provider for virtualization technology. IoT to … Continue reading ?

Office Online Tries To Push Google Docs Aside On Chrome

Microsoft is starting to frequently jump onto other operating systems with their products lately. First they brought Office onto the iPad after a long wait, and now they have put Office Online in the Chrome Web Store. Right now, these Chrome extensions consist of Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, OneDrive, and OneNote. Show More Summary

Inside the corporate fandom marketing machine

Corporations are targeting fans as early adopters (and fans don't seem to mind.)

There's a new hack that taps into the unused power of Siri

Starting today, app developers will be able to program into Siri, just like they can make apps.

5 Top Tips for Managing Your Media Center Library

Shows that don’t exist anymore showing up. Shows you wish would show up that don’t. Movie posters from the remake, instead of the original. If your media center is a mess, here’s how to clean it up. All-in-one media center software is great, in that it can scan your many files and offer things like cover art and episode summaries. Show More Summary

Teen's 'Project X' party comes to an end after cops find out on Twitter

He tweeted his mugshot the following day with the message “Ya win some, and ya lose some. Right?”

On Apple Replacing Google Search With Yahoo!

On first glance it makes some sense; Apple’s been moving away from Google services whenever possible. But on further thought, Apple has other options (Microsoft Bing). Meanwhile, does anyone use Yahoo! for search anymore? Google is ubiquitous that it’s become a verb – I never hear anyone saying “Just Yahoo! it.” And after Google, I’d […]

From Link Building to Link Earning: 3 Ways to Transition

Focus less on manual link building and more on delivering awesome content and community help. You'll have a lot more to earn if you invest a lot more of your time to earning links and dishing out information that people actually want to link to.

Automating Testimonial Collection

10 hours agoInternet / Blogging : WP Dude

I’m a big fan of client testimonials as social proof you can do what you say you can do.  I’ll not rehash the whole subject here, but I wrote a post called the Power Of Testimonials. I’m also a big fan of automating repetivtive tasks,...Show More Summary

Today I Mourn The Changing Face of Website Monetization and Online Advertising

10 hours agoTechnology / Internet : ShoeMoney

Today I mourn. I mourn great services that were blindly misled by venture capitalist off the edge of the world. I am afraid for tomorrow. The tomorrow where lore crushes fact, and value is as empty as smoke in the air. I am referring to this evil belief that Data is more valuable than service. […]

How to Choose Arresting Images for Your Blog Posts (And Why You Should)

10 hours agoInternet / Blogging : Copyblogger

You’ve read the headline. You’re intrigued. “But,” you might be thinking, “Why didn’t you choose a different, more arresting image for this post?” Good question. First, because The Lede is a regular post series, and the graphic that Rafal created for us is a clear visual cue to our audience that a new episode has [ Continue Reading... Show More Summary

After flirting with disaster, Gambit Gaming keeps spot in LCS

The storied European side relied heavily on its experience in a do-or-die match against Copenhagen Wolves

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