Sharp is working on the prototype of a Smart doorbell that enables homeowners to chat with the person outside their doors, even when they are not at home.
The idea comes courtesy of 23-year-olf British student Daniel McGrane, the winner of a competition […]
A small tool depended upon by millions could, in fact, spell their doom.
USB flash drives are as common as staplers in offices nowadays and used commonly for the sharing of information. But, reserachers say, those thumb drives can be reprogrammed and […]
T-Mobile is attracting lots of interest these days.
Iliad, a French telecommunications provider, has made an offer of $15 billion in cash for a 56.6 percent stake in the U.S. wireless carrier, at $33 per share. Iliad said with the remaining 43.4 percent […]
There’s lots of chatter in my industry about the future of search engines and how Google’s new algorithms are changing the landscape of how business owners work to keep and improve their website’s placement on Google. What seems apparent to me is […]
Do you ever get the feeling Google changes things up just to toss SEOs off guard?
In late June, the company announced it was scrapping parts of the popular Google Authorship program, frustrating marketers who liked the credibility and search advantages […]
It was a unique experience for a group of web designers and copywriters to review a site about web design and copywriting. Sometimes it’s easier to spot areas of improvement on other’s sites.
The recommendations made for Words & Images could easily […]
Social Media News
Facebook’s plan to bring the Internet to the unconnected masses is bearing its first fruit.
The social network debuted an app today that hands Airtel subscribers in Zambia access to free basic mobile data services such as health, employment and local […]
Facebook – since 2003, it’s steadily become the social network the world loves to hate. And yet it’s insanely popular, despite a near-constant barrage of negative feedback. From stream manipulation to increasingly shady revenue tactics, […]
Twitter enjoyed a blockbuster second quarter with revenue skyrocketing 124 percent and usage up six percent thanks to tweeting World Cup fans.
The better than expected results had the social network’s stocks on the rise, eventually leaping to $50.01 […]
Business & Marketing News
Maintaining relevancy is something you read about in multiple blogs: it could be listed as a simple bullet point, but many blogs do not unpack it further. What do they mean by saying “keep your content relevant?” How does one keep their content relevant […]
You’re probably familiar with the phrase “elephant in the room.” In the unlikely event you’re not, it refers to a difficult topic about which everyone is painfully aware, but that is so uncomfortable that nobody is willing to mention […]
Website technology is constantly evolving. That is because website redesign is a necessity especially for businesses whose brand, label, products, and services rely on online marketing and whose customers, leads and prospects are mostly online. The question […]
Microsoft has lost its bid to protect the privacy of its users.
A U.S. federal judge today ruled the software firm cannot prevent the Justice Department from accessing e-mails stored in a Dublin, Ireland data center.
Chief U.S. District Judge Loretta […]
Apple’s $3-billion acquisition of Beats Electronics is good news for everyone except about 200 of the music company’s employees.
News reports indicate about 200 jobs are on the chopping block.
9to5Mac is reporting Apple executives visited Beats headquarters […]
China is denying accusations that it sponsored a hacking attack against a Canadian government agency.
Foreign Ministry spokesman Qin Gang today rebuffed allegations of his government’s involvement in the cyber-attack on the IT infrastructure of the […]