Folks in the USA are experiencing some very cold weather this week — and so there are many media stories referencing "sub-zero" weather and the "polar vortex". And of smartphones failing in the cold…Source: NPRBeing no strangers to cold...Show More Summary
I don't know what came over me this morning, but I got an idea after watching a speech by Elizabeth Warren on YouTube. I was in tears, the ideas were so simple and compelling, and so rarely talked about. We are a country of people, not corporations -- but we've lost track of that, and we're stacking the deck against the people. Show More Summary
Cohabitation has never been easy, as anyone who’s tried it will tell you. And it gets even harder when you’re talking about tech, and particularly operating systems, which are generally about as incompatible as its possible to be Or at … Continue reading ?
As Michael Bay bombed at #CES2014 here is my take on some of the biggest movie busts for 2014. As we look back on 2013, some of the biggest, most costliest misfires in cinema history were released, leading to over … Continue readin...
We are mining ProBlogger content this week for super-useful information to kick-start your blogging year with gusto. Today we tackle a common topic – time. Who has it and how can we get it? Darren shows us seven ways to finally carve it out. This post “7 Tips for Busy Bloggers on Finding Time to [...]
The top 10 most downloaded movies on BitTorrent are in again, with lots of DVD screeners. ‘The Hobbit The Desolation of Smaug’ tops the chart this week, followed by ‘Jackass Presents Bad Grandpa’. ‘Lone Survivor’ completes the top three. Source: TorrentFreak, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing and VPN services.
UK Prime Minister David Cameron wants all Internet providers to block porn by default, to protect the children. This filtering requirement is controversial for a number of reasons, not least due to ISPs' filters targeting a wide range of other content too. Show More Summary
It's almost 2014. This wrap-up video, featured on Mashable, was made by Jean-Louis Nguyen.(playlist) On 30/12/13 At 10:49 PM
The top 10 most downloaded movies on BitTorrent are in again, ‘Saving Mr Banks’ tops the chart this week, followed by ‘Rush’. ‘Gravity’ completes the top three. Source: TorrentFreak, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing and VPN services.
New sources of information have created an opportunity for decision makers to gain unprecedented insight into the bottom line, but there remain a number of technical barriers to unlocking the true value of Big Data. In a recent interview with … Continue reading ?
Today I made a Bluetooth garage door opener. Now I can open my garage from my Android phone. There’s a short how-to YouTube video from Lou Prado. Lou also made a website btmate.com that has more information, and you can watch an earlier howto video as well. The project itself was pretty simple: - Acquire […]
Nokia has pulled its HERE Maps app from the Apple App Store for reasons not so clear. In a statement, Nokia said that Apple’s new iOS is doing more harm to the HERE Maps user experience than good, thus the … Continue reading ?
Over the last two decades, the world of retail has transformed from one led by big box retailers who courted shoppers through coupons and print advertorials or splashy television ads, to one where online commerce takes an increasing share of information gathering and eventually, purchasing behavior. Show More Summary
In a recent interview in San Francisco, Arjun Arora from Retargeter provides mobile marketing strategies for small business and large with retargeting. Arjun Arora is the CEO and Founder of ReTargeter a full-service display advertising solution specializing in retargeting and audience targeting. Show More Summary
HP Autonomy global lead Brian Weiss and Shilpa Lawande, HP Vertica’s vice president of engineering, appeared on theCUBE at Discover 2013 for an in-depth discussion of the technology titan’s Big Data value proposition. Vertica 7, the latest version of the … Continue reading ?
The top 10 most downloaded movies on BitTorrent are in again, ‘Riddick’ tops the chart this week, followed by ‘Gravity’. ‘Don Jon’ completes the top three. Source: TorrentFreak, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing and VPN services.
Big Data is changing the way marketers identify and target their audiences, enabling brands to gain greater insight into competitive dynamics and realize higher returns on their customer acquisition investments. HP Vertica vice president of marketing Chris Selland and his … Continue reading ?
As 2013 winds down, it’s only natural for people to make personal New Year’s resolutions for 2014. It’s also a perfect time for technology industry predictions. This is the fourth installation in our multi-part “Technology Predictions for 2014? series in … Continue reading ?
Roger Faxon, the man last seen leading EMI Music, joins the digital ad startup as chairman.
Scientists are simulating how cells communicate, which could eventually lead to ways to stop diseases in their tracks.