Just days after its unveiling, Apple Pay is already making waves in the economic world.
The new payment system — which officially rolls out next month — will enable users to simply use their iPhone to make purchases, no cash or debit card required. […]
BlackBerry has acquired virtual identity solutions provider Movirtu as part of the Canadian Smartphone maker’s plans to bolster its offerings for business customers.
Movirtu’s Virtual SIM platform enables both a business number and a personal number […]
RadioShack just isn’t cool anymore and its bottom line proves it.
The electronics retailer says it may need to file for bankruptcy protection if its turnaround plan does not soon start yielding results.
The company today reported its 10th straight quarterly […]
Keywords continue to evolve as search engines become more precise in their mission to hand users the most relevant and highest quality results to their search queries. In recent months, we’ve heard a great deal about long-tail keywords. They’re practically […]
Do you remember the first time you ever earned money from a job? Perhaps you worked at a fast food restaurant, or maybe you mowed a neighbor’s lawn. Getting that first paycheck was a thing of beauty. When you bought your first ice cream cone or […]
Many businesses work hard to cultivate strong, positive SEO rankings but, when competitors engage in attempts to thwart them, the results can be significant. Negative SEO occurs when a company or individual builds large numbers of “spammy” links to […]
Social Media News
In recent weeks, an organization called ISIS has invaded northern Iraq.
ISIS stands for the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant. The group dates back about 15 years, which doesn’t sound like a long time until you consider the amount of technological […]
Google’s spending spree continues with its latest acquisition of online poll company Polar to boost the technology company’s social network.
Although financial details of the deal were not disclosed, the companies said the Polar team will work on […]
Facebook is taking a page from Snapchat’s book.
The social network is testing a feature enabling users to schedule their posts to be deleted automatically.
Facebook has said the capability enables users to set expiration anywhere from one hour to seven […]
Business & Marketing News
I truly believe in the power of ROI tools to enhance a sales team’s ability to close more deals. (If I didn’t, I wouldn’t be in the business of selling them.) However, not everyone agrees with me. In fact, inside LinkedIn group discussions, I’ve […]
Webinars and virtual events have become mammoth money makers on the web. Frost & Sullivan, in fact, have predicted that web event revenues will skyrocket to $628.4 million dollars by 2016. This reflects a five-year compound annual growth rate of over […]
The goal of any business is to be successful and to turn a profit, but in order to do that, you have to have sales leads. And a lot of them. While it may seem like dull, repetitive work — especially when you got into this business for the excitement […]
Over the last few years, consumerism has taken a hit as a new Sharing Economy has blossomed. Definitions of this vary. In its broadest form, it’s where members of the public harness the wide reach of the Internet to borrow, swap and recycle things, […]
Apparently, no matter what information you think you are sharing while using Facebook’s Messenger app there is, in fact, that much more that’s being shared.
Internet security specialist Jonathan Zdziarski set off a lot of talk Thursday when […]
Facebook has backed down after being criticized for its stance on a fundraising page picture posted of a two-month-old boy in need of a heart transplant.
The social network originally called the photo of young Hudson Bond “too graphic,” and rejected […]