A U.S. senator is calling on the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to investigate the massive breach of Yahoo’s systems resulting in the data of more than 500 million people being compromised.
Sen. Mark Warner
Yahoo announced last week… Read More
Google has confirmed one of its self-driving vehicles was in a serious no-fault crash late last week.
A Google autonomous vehicle was driving in Mountain View when a car ran a red light and slammed into the right side of the Google-modified Lexus. No… Read More
Snapchat, now officially known as Snap, is entering the hardware market with some wearable tech of its own.
Dubbed Spectacles, the device is, essentially, sunglasses with a built-in video camera capable of capturing and creating “Memories.”
“We’ve… Read More
By Eric Umansky, ProPublica
Last week, we reported how Amazon often makes its products look like better deals than they actually are. When the website ranks products by price that are available from Amazon and other sellers, the company excludes the… Read More
Approximately 50 percent of Galaxy Note 7s that are at risk of exploding have been exchanged by their U.S. owners, Samsung announced this week.
The news comes as the Korean company continues to deal with the fallout from the worldwide recall it was forced… Read More
The rumored breach of Yahoo user accounts was far, far worse than expected.
Yahoo admitted late Thursday that more than 500 million accounts were affected in one of the largest cyber-security breaches to-date — a breach that Yahoo is blaming on state… Read More
By this point, everyone in marketing knows and understands the sheer power that an effective content marketing strategy can have. If you develop a blog that serves a specific niche that people actually want to read, you can use it as a gateway to earning… Read More
Marketing has definitely evolved. The Internet and everyone’s immediate access to it from nearly anywhere has transformed how advertising works in the modern age. Not learning how to change your marketing to adjust with the times may mean customers… Read More
“Good SEO work only gets better over time. It’s only search engine tricks that need to keep changing when the ranking algorithms change.”
– Jill Whalen, Former SEO Consultant and Founder of High Rankings
Search engine optimization is a necessity… Read More
Social Media News
Some people may be more aware of influencers in their niche or industry than others. However, it is important to understand that influencers are a very important part of your professional success. It takes a great deal of work to reach influencer status… Read More
A handful of tech companies are reportedly lining up to buy Twitter.
According to various media reports, Google, Microsoft, Verizon and Salesforce, have all expressed interest in buying Twitter.
CNBC and TechCrunch are reporting a number of the companies… Read More
LinkedIn on Thursday debuted the most extensive redesign of its desktop site to-date along with an expansion of its messaging service, and a brand new service: LinkedIn Learning.
The professional social network, which is to be purchased by Microsoft,… Read More
Business & Marketing News
People prefer to stay far away from bank loans in order to avoid financial liability. But sometimes, in case of an emergency, necessity pushes us to use the credit options. A personal loan buys you some time to rework and manage your monthly expenses.… Read More
Small business owners know they should be doing something to promote their business online, but what exactly that thing is sometimes seems vague and unclear. Or worse: arbitrary, a waste of time, lame. And it’s true, when you take a cursory look at… Read More
“Nobody reads ads. People read what interests them, and sometimes it’s an ad.”
– Howard Luck Gossage, advertising innovator during the “Mad Men” era
Each and every year, brands sink millions upon millions of dollars into advertising… Read More
If you’re familiar with the world of online content creation, you know that there’s a longstanding debate about which content type is more worthwhile: long-form or short-form.
For years, so-called “content experts” have been touting the benefits… Read More
Yahoo may have been hit by hackers in a data breach affecting roughly 200 million users.
Rumors of the alleged breach began popping up in August when a hacker know as ‘Peace‘ bragged about scoring 200 million Yahoo usernames and passwords.… Read More
Yahoo’s partnership with Hulu is bearing fruit.
The companies have launched a community TV-watching site, dubbed Yahoo View, for iPhone and iPad users. The site offers episodes of your favorite television shows along with bonus content such… Read More
Another school year has begun and you’re struggling to get back into academic mode. Thankfully your iOS device is by your side and is there to help. If you’re at a loss for words on your next project or if you have a language class on your… Read More
FREIBURG, Germany – Paragon Software Group today announced the release of Paragon Backup & Recovery 16, a key backup and recovery tool for Windows PC users who want to spend minimal time and effort managing backup tasks. Paragon Backup & Recovery… Read More
Taipei, Taiwan — iStaging Corp., a leading augmented and virtual reality technology provider, today announced that it has secured US$5 million in pre-Series A funding. The funding round was led by VC firm, WI Harper. Also participating in this round… Read More