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The 10 Essential Mobile App Metrics Formulas | Appboy

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blog.appboy.com - As a mobile marketer, you’re a relationship builder. And like any relationship you invest in, you want to get a sense of how things are going. Are you and the other party—in this case, those who ha...

Review: Blu R1 HD

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wired.com - I started to enjoy the Blu R1 HD a lot more as soon as I let go of the word “better.” That’s usually the word reviews pivot around, after all. Is this camera better than that one? Is this interface...

Más opciones de control para los chats grupales en Hangouts

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wwwhatsnew.com - La facilidad de gestión de los chats de grupos de Hangouts, el servicio de mensajería de Google, es uno de los detalles que le convierten en una práctica opción, entre otras cosas, tanto para la ge...

All-in-One Messenger: diferentes servicios de mensajería unificados en esta app para Chrome

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wwwhatsnew.com - Os hablamos de Franz y recientemente de Rambox como opciones para disponer de los distintos servicios de mensajería en una misma aplicación. Hoy nos toca hablaros de All-in-One Messenger, una aplic...

6 razones para usar los “Instant Articles” de Facebook

socialblabla.com - A algunos “publishers” los “Instant Articles” de Facebook no les hacen ni pizca de gracia porque temen quedar atrapados para siempre en las redes de la red social más grande del mundo (y convertirs...

Yahoo is the latest piece of Verizon's $10 billion plan to challenge Facebook and Google

businessinsider.com - It's official: Verizon will buy Yahoo's core business for $4.83 billion.  The deal, announced Monday morning, marks the end of an era for Yahoo and is another piece of what's been a multi-year, $10...

Security-as-a-service startup StackPath nabs $180M, 4 acquisitions including MaxCDN

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techcrunch.com - A mass migration of IT services to the cloud, coupled with a huge growth of connected devices, has created a perfect storm for security breaches with some 400 million malware attacks identified las...

AOL CEO on Yahoo deal: “We want to get to 2B users” [Memo]

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techcrunch.com - Today Verizon confirmed that it plans to acquire Yahoo’s core assets — search, advertising and content, along with Yahoo’s Sunnyvale real estate — for $4.83 billion in cash. That business will in t...

Scale lets companies outsource their human-powered tasks with one line of code

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techcrunch.com - A new startup called Scale, officially launching today, wants to make it easier for businesses to outsource their core processes and tasks that require people, not algorithms, to handle. This could...

Veeso wants to share your smiles and eye-rolls in VR

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techcrunch.com - First VR experiences seem to bring about a pretty wide variety of emotional reactions from the people who try it, but right now there aren’t too many ways to actually convey how you’re feeling insi...

The giant’s fall

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techcrunch.com - One of the saddest scenes in the Lord Of The Rings trilogy is watching the slow-moving Ents – the massive tree shepherds that took days to decide whether or not to react Sauron’s onslaught – are cu...

Businesses are looking beyond apps to engage mobile customers

businessinsider.com - This story was delivered to BI Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Businesses are placing more of an emphasis on multiple mobile ch...

Twitter tries to explain itself – again! – via a new marketing campaign aimed at attracting users

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techcrunch.com - Do you have to tweet to use Twitter? Is Twitter a social network? Many people still think so because the company has failed to properly position itself – and its broader use cases – to the general ...

Windows 10’s Anniversary update is just what everyday users need

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techcrunch.com - Before I move on, fun fact: it took 25 PC builds and 16 mobile builds for Windows Insider Program participants — the highest engagement from both testers and Microsoft ever seen with this version o...

Audi setting up a subsidiary dedicated to self-driving car tech

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techcrunch.com - Audi is joining others like Daimler in focusing future investment on emerging tech categories like electric vehicles and self-origin cars, according to CEO Rupert Stadler. Speaking to German newspa...

Ericsson’s CEO steps down as the company begins search for a replacement

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techcrunch.com - After a half-dozen years heading the company, Hans Vestberg is out as Ericsson’s CEO. The Swedish telecommunications giant announced today that the exec is stepping down from his post effective imm...

OpenStack will soon be able to run in containers on top of Kubernetes

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techcrunch.com - OpenStack, the open source project that allows enterprises to run an AWS-like cloud computing service in their own data centers, added support for containers over the course of its last few release...

A Tinder bot scam is promising users Verified accounts

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techcrunch.com - A new bot scam on Tinder is tapping into users’ desire to become “verified” on the popular dating service – a process that people believe would allow them to confirm their identity, and legitimize ...

The new Glif smartphone mount is the smartest of its kind

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techcrunch.com - Launched just 18 months after Kickstarter itself, the original Glif was an early beacon of what was to come for the crowdfunding platform, with an innovative tripod mount for smartphones unlike any...

Platform change, the Yahoo-slayer

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techcrunch.com - In 2000, Yahoo was worth $125 billion. In 2008, it rejected a $44 billion buyout from Microsoft. And today it sold to Verizon for $4.83 billion. The lesson here is, if you won the last computing pl...

The future is a smarter world of dumber devices

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techcrunch.com - Tom Goodwin is senior vice president of strategy and innovation at Havas Media. With smartphones in all of our pockets, it’s easy to laugh at Thomas Watson’s reputed remark that “there is a world m...

Pokemon Go estimated at over 75M downloads worldwide

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techcrunch.com - Pokemon Go has already earned one official record – most downloads on the App Store in a launch week ever. But it’s going to break a lot more records still: app analytics firm SensorTower estimates...

NIST declares the age of SMS-based 2-factor authentication over

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techcrunch.com - 2-factor authentication is a great thing to have, and more and more services are making it a standard feature. But one of the go-to methods for sending 2FA notifications, SMS, is being left in the ...

Mystery startup Wonder actually wants to build a phone

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techcrunch.com - Hubris is both the fuel for great disruption, and meteoric failure. Wonder is betting big. The stealth startup funded by Joe Lonsdale’s 8VC, Atari founder Nolan Bushnell, and actor Kevin Spacey wan...

Pokemon Go to get more Pokemon, trading, and customizable PokeStops

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techcrunch.com - Pokemon players will eventually be able to fill out their collections via trades, which is very good news for people eyeing region-specific Pokemon like Australia’s Kangaskhan from the other side o...

Amazon partners with UK government to test its drones

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techcrunch.com - Amazon today announced that it has partnered with the UK Government to test some of the technologies that may one day enable its Prime Air drone delivery service. In a partnership with the UK Civil...

We just got another peek at what the ultra secretive Magic Leap headset can do

techinsider.io - Magic Leap has unveiled another brief demo of its forthcoming augmented reality technology, this time showcasing how online shopping might work on the device. As noted by Road to VR, Magic Leap CMO...

Facebook is finally considering a huge change employees have been begging for

businessinsider.com - Facebook is thinking about opening up an office in San Francisco, which would be a huge boon for employees who have been dreaming of an easier commute, The San Francisco Business Times reports, bas...

20 Formas de Conseguir Más Seguidores en Twitter • Adveischool

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adveischool.com - Conseguir más seguidores en Twitter es sencillo si sabes cómo hacerlo. No existe un truco infalible para lograr que te sigan, sino unas buenas prácticas que usadas en conjunto nos llevarán hacia nu...

Small agencies have yet to embrace programmatic advertising

businessinsider.com - This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Digital Media Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. A large proportion of creatives — those who conceive and create ads...

European law enforcement launched a new website to fight the surge in 'ransomware'

businessinsider.com - The Hague (AFP) - Dutch police, Europol and a coalition of cyber security firms launched a new website Monday to fight a surge in "ransomware" which locks users' data until they pay criminals to re...

The auto industry has published the first set of best practices for cybersecurity

businessinsider.com - This story was delivered to BI Intelligence IoT Briefing subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. The Automotive Information Sharing and Analysis Center (Auto-ISAC) released its...

Skinny bundles are not saving Dish subscriptions

businessinsider.com - This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Digital Media Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Dish’s pay-TV subscriptions are decreasing despite the company’s be...

6 surprising ways that Elon Musk is like Warren Buffett

vintagevalueinvesting.com - It’s certainly been a crazy couple of weeks for Elon Musk. In June, Musk announce plans for Tesla to acquire SolarCity (the solar panel company run by his cousins), which was met with much scrutiny...

On one day a year there's a 'magical jump' of activity on dating apps

businessinsider.com - Now that dating digitally has become so common, companies are constantly collecting information about our human mating behavior. For example, there's a big spike of activity on the first Sunday of ...

Russia’s capital now has its own version of Pokemon Go — with historical figures

businessinsider.com - The city of Moscow launched a limited version of "Know. Moscow. Photo," an augmented reality app for iOS and Android with a striking similarity to Pokémon Go, on Monday.  "Know. Moscow. Photo" oper...

A requiem for Yahoo and the time when the web was open, exciting, and new

businessinsider.com - When I first got online in 1995, the World Wide Web was a weird mess of hobbyist fanatic sites, academic papers, and porn (yes, even then). I remember spending a couple days trying to make sense of...

Amazon added so much extra capacity for Prime Day that it could have powered the whole site in 2009

businessinsider.com - Amazon says that the most recent Prime Day extravaganza of sales and specials was also the biggest day ever in the history of the company.  To deal with that huge shopping day, the retailer's syste...

Facebook is testing offline video to drive usage

businessinsider.com - This story was delivered to BI Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.  Last week, Facebook began testing a feature in India that would...

This is one of the best cheap laptops you can buy

techinsider.io - “Good laptops” and “inexpensive laptops” don’t always go together. Assuming you need Windows 10 over the Web-centric (for now) ways of a Chromebook, you generally have to drop around $750 to get a ...

Marc Benioff tried to buy LinkedIn even after it announced the deal with Microsoft

businessinsider.com - After LinkedIn officially announced that it had sold itself to Microsoft for $26.2 billion in cash last month, Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff, a rival bidder, didn't give up right away. Instead he sen...

We talked to the creator of ‘Pokevision,’ a site millions of people use to catch rare Pokémon in ‘Pokémon GO’

techinsider.io - The defining characteristic of "Pokémon GO" is that you have to explore the world around you to actually catch all the Pokémon in the game. Since last week, a website called PokéVision has been mak...

This woman has been given the job of merging Yahoo with AOL

businessinsider.com - When Verizon announced its $4.83 billion deal to acquire Yahoo on Monday, it also called out one of its longtime executives. Marni Walden has taken on the job of merging Yahoo with AOL, which Veriz...

Netflix’s slowing subscriber growth could have nothing to do with a price hike

theconversation.com - There have been a number of suggestions to explain the slowdown in Netflix’s subscriber growth that resulted in its share price falling by 14.5%. Netflix’s own theory is that users were put off by ...

BMW just unleashed a special 600-horsepower M5 just for America

businessinsider.com - The BMW M5 has long been the most fearsome sports sedan around for much of the past 30 years. However, the Bimmer's supremacy is being challenged by rivals, such as the Cadillac CTS-V and the upcom...

Verizon’s $5 billion deal with Yahoo seems like an alliance of the weakest

theconversation.com - US telecoms giant Verizon paid an eye-opening US$4.8 billion for Yahoo’s search, email and advertising businesses which will be merged into its own online operation bought from and still branded as...

'Star Wars' experts were asked if droids are slaves and the answer was a resounding yes

techinsider.io - Picture BB-8 in your head. The way he bobs his head and rocks on his heels, er, bottom hemisphere. His beeps and whistles win over Rey's heart (and mine) in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." It's eas...

Sound Scouts is the tablet game designed to test kids' hearing at home

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mashable.com - If a child's hearing issues go undiagnosed, they can often struggle at school and fall behind. The startup Sounds Scouts hopes to make hearing tests more accessible through an interactive tablet ga...

Los Peores Errores de Principiante en Google Adwords • Adveischool

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adveischool.com - Google Adwords es una interesante plataforma publicitaria y eso ha animado a muchos profesionales y empresas a promocionarse a través de ella. Es una herramienta compleja, y es frecuente cometer er...

Gunning for an Electric Speed Record in a … Corvette?

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wired.com - Over the next three days, a heavily modified Corvette will run blistering laps up and down a stretch of concrete originally built for Space Shuttle landings. Driver Johnny Bohmer will be at the whe...

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