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BBC News - BBC launches WhatsApp Ebola service

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bbc.co.uk - The BBC has launched an Ebola public health information service on WhatsApp, aimed at users of the service in West Africa. The service will provide audio, text message alerts and images to help peo...

Windows Apportals

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microsoft.com - Windows Apportals are deployed and automatically updated through the Corporate App Store. This structure streamlines app management, keeping your IT staff more productive. It also gives users easy ...

Official Google Blog: OMG! Mobile voice survey reveals teens love to talk

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googleblog.blogspot.com - “Ok Google, do I need an umbrella today?” “How tall do you need to be to ride the Cyclone?” “How long does a goat live?” People of all ages are starting to talk to their devices more regularly—in f...

Apple Sold 39.3M iPhones During The iPhone 6 Launch Quarter, 12.3M iPads And 5.5M Macs

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techcrunch.com - Apple’s earnings for the final quarter of its fiscal 2014 year are out, and boy did they sell a lot of iPhones. The hardware quarter saw 39.3 million iPhones sold, along with 12.3 million iPads and...

Dropbox for Salesforce: Helping sales teams stay in sync

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dropboxatwork.com - Between emails, hard drives, instant messages, and more, there are hundreds of places where information lives these days. And when time and context are of the essence, as they often are for sales t...

BBC iPlayer - Click - 18/10/2014

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bbc.co.uk - Click comes from Japan's biggest tech show, Ceatec. Featuring smart glasses, phones with feelings and a virtual girlfriend. Plus the week's tech news and webscape.

Candy Crush Soda Saga: will it pop King's app store bubble? | Technology

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theguardian.com - Candy Crush Saga players spent $790.1m within the game in the first six months of 2014 alone, according to publisher King’s financial results. That’s just the latest startling figure for a game tha...

9 Office Mobile features that'll make you more productive

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conversations.nokia.com - If you’re an Office user, Office Mobile can be a convenient tool to enhance your productivity exponentially. Being able to read, edit and create new Office files on your phone is a true timesaver, ...

MS Open Tech jump-starts new KAIYUANSHE alliance in China to promote open source development

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msopentech.com - NI HAO! It’s a new day in Beijing, and I’m thrilled to report that yesterday MS Open Tech China was proud to be a founding member of KAIYUANSHE (开源社), an alliance organized by enterprises, communit...

From volunteers to workplace culture: how charities can fill the tech skills gap | Charlotte Simmonds | Voluntary Sector Network

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theguardian.com - Technology is, in many ways, a charity’s ideal partner – allowing organisations to run services in previously unimaginable ways, or reach previously unreachable people. Think of the Vodafone Founda...

7 Social Media Habits of Highly Engaging Marketing Executives The Official Klout Blog

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blog.klout.com - Whether on the road or moving mountains at their HQ, marketing executives have a challenging role to perform: be a compelling thought leader, drive forward their organization’s marketing plan and c...

Fitbit enters the smartwatch game with the Surge 'fitness superwatch' - CNET

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cnet.com - Marketing materials leaked to The Verge reveal that Fitbit is preparing to enter the smartwatch market with the Fitbit Surge. The device is being marketed as a "fitness superwatch" and builds on Fi...

'Blow-Away' Mac Sales Defy Shrinking PC Market

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huffingtonpost.com - Apple sold a record 5.52 million Macs in the three-month period that ended in September, up 21 percent from the same period last year, the company said Monday. "It was just an absolutely blow-away ...

Dropbox Updated For iPhone 6 And 6 Plus, Gains Touch ID Support

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techcrunch.com - A week after popular file-sharing site Dropbox confirmed user accounts were compromised but denied claims of its own servers being breached, the company has rolled out an update to its iOS applicat...

Snapchat Freaks Out Users With First Ad for 'Ouija'

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mashable.com - The photo sharing app's first advertisement was a 20-second trailer for the upcoming horror movie from Universal Pictures, Ouija. As previously outlined by the company, the ad appeared in the app's...

How to Streamline LinkedIn Sharing With Oktopost

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socialmediaexaminer.com - Do you want a quick, easy way to share content to LinkedIn groups? Do you want to measure how your LinkedIn shares perform? Oktopost lets you use multiple LinkedIn accounts to schedule shares and t...

Privacy experts call for Whisper to be investigated over tracking of some users | World news

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theguardian.com - Privacy experts on Friday called for the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to examine social media app Whisper’s tracking of “anonymous users”. The US consumer watchdog has broad powers to sanction co...

Meg Whitman, a steady hand and agent of change for HP | In Person | Business & Technology

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seattletimes.com - The decision to split Hewlett-Packard will be the defining moment of Meg Whitman’s tenure at the storied company. Some tech leaders start company after company; others are managers of tech firms th...

Apple's Jony Ive Talking About The iPhone's Competition - Business Insider

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businessinsider.com - Apple's newest pair of iPhones are its biggest yet, but other competing smartphone makers have been creating phones with larger screens for years. Still, Apple's design chief Jony Ive doesn't think...

5 Can't-Miss Apps: 'RollerCoaster Tycoon,' Alien Blue and More

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mashable.com - The aptly-named JustAddAudio allows you to easily pick the perfect soundtrack for your short form videos or photo slideshows. Choose photos or videos from your device and then select an appropriate...

CosmEthics Is An App To Analyze The Make Up Of Your Make-Up

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techcrunch.com - The cosmetics industry is massive. It’s also massively secretive when it comes to the ingredients contained in its expensive lotions and potions. That’s something CosmEthics — a startup launching i...

OSTraining: Lifetime Training To Become An Expert Web Developer

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deals.mactrast.com - Please Note: Promotion available to new OSTraining customers only. Whether you want to learn OS Development now, or maybe not for a few more years – how can you say no to a lifetime of hacking and ...

Adam Grant: How to Build a Company Culture of Generosity

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inc.com - As a leader of a growing business, the single most important thing you can do to ensure your success is to invest in building a culture of givers, says Adam Grant, author of the book Give and Take:...

5 Landing Page Mistakes that Are Drowning Your Conversions

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blog.crazyegg.com - Getting people to your landing page is half the journey; making them sign up is a different animal altogether. There are many factors that play against us, keeping us from letting that happen. The ...

Apple has big ambitions for tablet sales with iPad Mini - CNET

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cnet.com - Apple usually looks to its next new thing to drive sales. In the case of the iPad, it's counting on the 2-year-old iPad Mini, now selling for just $249, to draw you into its stores -- and convince ...

Google Analytics Rolls Out New Tag Manager Tools

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searchengineland.com - Google analytics launched a new set of tools for Tag Manager users, including new APIs, third-party templates and a refreshed user interface. According to Google, the new Tag Manager API lets users...

Wallpaper Weekends: Fan-Created Pokemon Illustration

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mactrast.com - Wallpaper Weekends is a series that works to bring you stunning, high quality wallpapers for your iPad, iPhone, and/or iPod Touch. Nothing is better than some old-school Pokemon. This weekend, chec...

iOS 8: Using Handoff and Continuity modes - TechRepublic

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techrepublic.com - Have you ever been typing an email on your iOS 8 device, but you longed for a larger keyboard when you were already half way finished? Sure, you could save the message as a draft and then pick it u...

Apple's Mac Mini gets long-awaited refresh, starts at $499 - CNET

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cnet.com - Apple's Mac Mini, an entry-level Mac that requires users to bring their own keyboard, monitor, and mouse, has now been updated after two years of being ignored. The new computer, unveiled Thursday ...

Kawasaki creates 300HP motorcycle (Wired UK)

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wired.co.uk - No one needs a 300-horsepower motorcycle. And we doubt anyone was asking for one. But that doesn't mean we're unhappy Kawasaki took on the challenge of creating one, giving us the Ninja H2R. Beyond...

Apple HomeKit Likely Won't Launch Until Next Year

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mashable.com - Apple wrapped up its big product announcements for 2014 this week with the arrival of new iPads, iMacs and OS X Yosemite software. CEO Tim Cook made it pretty clear on stage that the company is don...

Google Confirms Penguin 3.0 Update, Here's The Reaction So Far - Search Engine Journal

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searchenginejournal.com - A Google representative has confirmed what has been the subject of much speculation over the weekend — a Penguin 3.0 update was rolled out on Friday. This marks the first update to the Penguin algo...

BBC News - Call for teens to self-regulate net use

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bbc.co.uk - Previous thinking about the best way to keep children safe online may be wrong, research from the Oxford Internet Institute and Parent Zone suggests. Rather than restricting or monitoring internet ...

Now You Can Put Stickers In Your Facebook Comments

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huffingtonpost.com - No longer are Facebook stickers limited to private messages on your desktop and within the Messenger app. As of Monday, Facebook allows you to use stickers in many of the site's public domains too ...

Kickstarter Anonabox Tor router scam may have been unveiled

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bgr.com - Anonabox is a tiny Wi-Fi router that’s supposed to bring Tor-grade encryption to all online activity performed on a computer connecting to the Internet through the device. The gadget has already ta...

The Most Popular Free Apps From A to Z

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mashable.com - Learning about the hottest free apps is as easy as ABC. With countless smartphone apps at our fingertips, we took a look at the iTunes and Google Play stores' top charts to find the free favorites....

Apple launches new iMac desktop with 27in retina display | Technology

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theguardian.com - Apple has released a new version of its iMac desktop computer at an event in California, with a 27in retina display marking its first significant update since 2011. It will go on sale today, starti...

Cisco Partner Weekly Rewind – October 17, 2014

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blogs.cisco.com - Each week, we’ll highlight the most important Cisco Partner Ecosystem news and stories, as well as point you to important, Cisco-related partner content you may have missed along the way. Here’s wh...

New Linux Foundation Certification Review Guide Available for Free

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linux.com - We now have a free exam prep guide that covers some very basic information on what is covered in the test, such as a list of the domains and competencies and the system requirements for the itself....

Take the Symantec Cyber Readiness Challenge

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symantec.com - Sun Tzu once said, "Know both yourself and your enemy and you can win a hundred battles without jeopardy." The Symantec Cyber Readiness Challenge is an immersive, interactive capture the flag compe...

AOL jumps onto Android TV - CNET

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cnet.com - AOL said Wednesday that its library of premium content would be available on Google's Android TV, the same day the search giant unveiled the first streaming-media player that would run the new plat...

Local Number Call Forwarding Coming To Google AdWords in November 2014 - Search Engine Journal

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searchenginejournal.com - Google has updated its AdWords support section with a new entry on local number call forwarding, a new feature that’s said to be coming in early November 2014. With this feature you will be able to...

Rethinking the Traditional Agency Model and Why It Needs to Change - The Agency Post

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agencypost.com - Collaboration and partnership are the name of the game these days. And nearly anything worth doing creatively requires disparate subject experts and thought leaders who rally together around a tigh...

Apple Debuts New iPads and a Retina iMac

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mashable.com - CUPERTINO, California — In part two of its fall extravaganza, Apple introduced the iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 along with the first Retina iMac, and announced launch dates for Apple Pay (Monday), iO...

Steve Jobs's Signature Design Style - Business Insider

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businessinsider.com - According to Techopedia, its definition is, "a design principle in which design cues are taken from the physical world. " Basically, remember how the Notes app on the iPhone used to look like a yel...

Exclusive Cisco Partner Big Data Announcement Preview - Cisco Online Seminar - Cisco Systems

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tools.cisco.com - See how Cisco is unlocking the value of big data to enable our customers to gain competitive advantage.

What Do I Need To Do a Podcast?

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TargetingS

searchenginejournal.com - Several years ago, most people wrote off podcasts as a fad – and with good reason. While podcast usage stayed stagnant for years, a majority of marketers focused on producing content for social med...

Jono Bacon: Open Source is Where Society Innovates

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linux.com - Throughout history, social and technological progress has been the result of people working together for change. Today community is just as important and instrumental as ever – enabled by the inter...

For Intel, the PC business is just fine

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zdnet.com - Intel’s latest financial results show the chipmaker is weathering the PC slowdown nicely. The company grew both sales and profits at a faster rate than expected, and for the first time it shipped m...

Here's What's Cool About Apple's New iMac And Yosemite OS

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huffingtonpost.com - It may be easy to forget sometimes, but Apple doesn't just make iPhones. It also makes computers, and it unveiled some new ones at an event in Cupertino, Calif., on Thursday. Here's what's new: Thi...

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