Windows 10 may be growing in popularity with the average user, but North American businesses are not feeling the love for Microsoft’s most recent operating system.
A study from IT services firm Softchoice has revealed that only 0.75 percent of the… Read More
Prisma has enjoyed wild success since the free art app launched in June — and a recent update is sure to increase its popularity.
The iOS and Android app that turns ordinary photographs into art is now available in offline mode, meaning you no longer… Read More
Google’s Project Loon has a new leader.
Viasat executive Tom Moore will come on board as Project Loon’s new general manager as of mid-September. He will be replacing Mike Cassidy who has headed up the project for the past four-and-a-half years. Cassidy… Read More
Google plans to penalize mobile websites that permit pop-ups and other intrusive ads that interfere with user experience.
Pages that allow such ads, which are known as interstitials, may be ranked lower in its search results beginning early next year.
“Pages… Read More
Uber is making a big move into the autonomous vehicle market with its acquisition of self-driving transport start-up Otto.
Purcahsed for $680 million, Otto’s entire 90-plus person team — which includes Anthony Levandowski, the former tech guru for… Read More
Apple and Samsung are the only Smartphone makers who know how to turn a profit from their handset divisions.
The iPhone 6S
According to research firm Canaccord Genuity, the two popular Smartphone makers are the only companies who do not struggle to at… Read More
For any small business, appearing in a local search is crucial to bringing new business through your doors. While word-of-mouth is enough to stir up some new business, it isn’t nearly the same as what a Google recommendation could do for you. But many… Read More
“Content marketing is a commitment, not a campaign.”
— Jon Buscall, CEO of Moondog Marketing & Media
Content is a foundational cornerstone to SEO. No matter how many SEO tools, tricks and best practices you leverage, you won’t attain significant… Read More
Content marketing is a huge part of SEO so you will discover that it touches almost every aspect of your SEO strategy to some extent. If you understand the relationship between SEO and content marketing, you will be able to use efficient ways to relate… Read More
Social Media News
If you live in the U.S., it is likely Facebook has you classified as a liberal, moderate or a conservative.
According to a report from The New York Times, Facebook is classifying the accounts of many of its U.S. members, even those who do not participate… Read More
This weekend Daniel and I were invited to the Abbotsford Airshow as a guest of Chef Michael Dicks of Culinary Touch Catering. He was the official caterer of the 8 Chalets there and served more than 5,000 guests during the three-day event. That’s… Read More
Pinterest is continuing its acquisition spree with the purchase of bookmarking app Instapaper.
The social media site’s purchase of Instapaper will bring the article-saving application’s technology to Pinterest — likely meaning it will be easier… Read More
Business & Marketing News
Getting work done on time is critical to success. Old tactics like pressurizing your employees or increasing work hours just don’t cut it anymore. Employees are not any more productive, nor do they perform any better under pressure. Motivated and empowered… Read More
Managing your business won’t be a hassle if the proper tech tools are used. According to experts, there are multiple business management apps that are worth considering. If you want to streamline your operation but are not sure what apps and programs… Read More
At the Google Performance Summit in June, the search giant announced (among other things) that AdWords PPC (pay-per-click) ads were getting an overhaul in a major way. After conducting extensive testing on the format of these long-standing ads, Google… Read More
Opera is bringing its free and unlimited built-in VPN to Android.
The app enables users to improve their online privacy, block ad-tracking cookies, gain access to more online content, expand the geographical scope of apps and test the security of Wi-Fi… Read More
Twitter’s night mode is finally coming to iOS, one month after coming to Android.
The feature permits users to change the color of the background on Twitter’s app with text appearing white. The change enables easier reading and scanning during night… Read More
Microsoft is giving Office 365 some extra teeth with the acquisition of artificial intelligence start-up Genee.
The scheduling service, which makes scheduling (or re-scheduling) meetings easier through the use of natural language processing and optimized… Read More
Toronto, Canada – August 9, 2016 – ModiFace, the leading provider of augmented reality technology for the beauty industry, is today announcing the availability of a new patented Live-Scan technology which can take a 3D live recording of any… Read More
Dot Com Infoway, one of the leading digital marketing companies in the world, is organizing a webinar, “Why is SEO marketing important for a startup” on Aug. 24.
In this millennium of startups, a great idea alone is not enough to sustain any… Read More
Saas Labs announces the release of AdLatch, software as a service designed to help publishers reclaim revenue lost to Adblockers and analyze the performance of visitors using these devices. Publishers leverage these insights to identify revenue forfeited… Read More