Check Your Smartphone, There Is A Shark Right Behind You Ever since Jaws hit theaters, the world has not been a safe place for ocean lovers, or for sharks, either. Western Australia has a neat solution where 338 sharks have been tagged with tracking devices that are connected...
Jan 22 2014, 4:44am CST
Should Microsoft Buy Yahoo for $53 Billion? The last time Microsoft offered to buy Yahoo — valuing it at $45 billion, Steve Ballmer hoped that some value could be created by combining their media assets. As he said back then, “We have great respect for Yahoo!,...
Jan 21 2014, 8:56am CST
How To Use Social Media To Make Sales Five Steps To Making Sales Through Social Media
An integral part of the sales process is getting to know your prospects and establishing relationships—and it turns out that social media can help you accomplish this...
Jan 10 2014, 10:01am CST
How Hybrid Publishers Innovate To Succeed
The intensity of competition in an industry is neither a matter of coincidence nor bad luck
Michael Porter, Competitive Strategy
The publishing industry has been challenged by the online sales success of Amazon, the...
Jan 8 2014, 4:31pm CST
7 Productivity Hacks That Successful People Use Every Day If you feel like you’re consistently finding there’s more ‘work’ than there is ‘day’, you’re not alone.
Too many of us get caught up in putting out fires, wasting time on tasks that don’t really matter, and using our...
Jan 8 2014, 11:21am CST
Candace Cameron Bure Wants to be a Hooker Candace Cameron Bure has expatiated at length on her faith-based family life which is very strong and secure. She has always honored and obeyed her husband by being a dutiful wife. And as far as her career is concerned, she is willing to play any role (even a hooker) provided it signifies something important.
Jan 8 2014, 9:00am CST
Seven Publicity Rules Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know What if you invented a revolutionary product that replaced narcotics to alleviate pain, but you fumbled the public relations (PR) effort and your news got lost in the media echo chamber?
Startups and entrepreneurs in...
Jan 7 2014, 5:06am CST
Facebook To Help Brands Convert 55 Million U.S. Hispanics In 2014 brands must finally resolve their fate with Hispanic consumers. Most companies see only the growing number of Hispanic consumers and their estimated $1.5B purchasing power in 2015, yet fail to authentically...
Jan 6 2014, 9:46am CST
How Big Should Your Network Be? There is a debate happening between software developers and scientists: How large can and should our networks be in this evolving world of social media? The answer to this question has dramatic implications for how we...
Jan 2 2014, 10:01am CST
China And Russia Helping Fuel New Tech Boom If I asked you to name the biggest online shopping day of the year, what would you guess? Black Friday? Cyber Monday? Free Shipping Day in mid-December?
Even though Cyber Monday sales were spectacular this...
Dec 31 2013, 2:45pm CST
Facebook Is Getting More Popular -- With Senior Citizens While Facebook wants all the new users it can get, a huge influx of grandparents to the service probably isn’t the best way to solve the problem of declining usage among teenagers. But that’s exactly what’s happening,...
Dec 30 2013, 12:41pm CST
Wireless Association Site Estimates Apps' Data Usage CTIA, the wireless association, has launched a new site that enables mobile device users to estimate data requirements for popular apps. Unless you’re one of the lucky ones with an unlimited data plan, it’s an important...
Dec 27 2013, 6:26pm CST
Facebook Is Dead And Buried, Says EU Study Lead Facebook has not had a merry Christmas. Just before the festive season got rolling, Reuters reported that U.S. District Judge Robert Sweet has allowed plaintiffs to sue the social network and its banks over the 2012 IPO...
Dec 27 2013, 11:56am CST
Predictions for 2014 for Technology The new year is coming in few days with lots of new things, innovations and ideas. A close look at the technology predictions for 2014 is given below.
Dec 27 2013, 2:35am CST
Predictions for 2014 2013 is going to end in few days. And the new year will come with lots of new things, innovations and ideas. A close look at the technology predictions for 2014 is given below.
Dec 26 2013, 1:15pm CST
CEOs: What Were The Breakout Tech Trends Of 2013? 2013 was certainly eventful for the tech industry. Hey, Facebook made a huge comeback and Twitter finally came public – with the stock rocketing.
So looking back on things, what were some of the important trends? Here’...
Dec 25 2013, 10:51am CST
Here Are 13 Apps We Couldn't Live Without In 2013 It’s been an important year for apps, those chicklet-sized, colorful squares on your smartphone, not just because the companies behind them continued to command multi-billion dollar valuations, but because of their...
Dec 23 2013, 4:31pm CST
The Impact Of Facebook's Secondary Stock Offering Facebook is planning a follow-on stock offering of 70 million shares. The company will issue 27 million new shares and another 43 million shares will be sold by certain stock holders including Facebook’s CEO Mark...
Dec 23 2013, 2:11pm CST
The One Networking Mistake Almost Everyone Makes By now you know that networking gives you access to the best opportunities life has to offer. This is especially true when it comes to job searching and business building. From 2008 to 2012, over 40% of job seekers...
Dec 23 2013, 8:26am CST
What Will 2014 Bring? 2013 was a better year than I expected. My “What Will 2013 Bring?” post talked about 1) a rough ride for the US economy, 2) the fading consumer web, 3) tight money for start-ups, and 4) fascinating new areas of...
Dec 23 2013, 5:26am CST
Sales Tips and Sales Quotes from 62 Top Sales Experts Today is the 6 month anniversary of The Inside Sales Virtual Summit, an industry event that changed the world of sales and marketing. More than 15,800 sales leaders registered for a day of learning and enchantment on...
Dec 20 2013, 5:11pm CST
Mark Zuckerberg Plans to Sell 70 Million Facebook Shares of Worth $3.9 Billion Facebook shares fell as much as 2.7% after the company announced to sell 70 million shares of its Class A common stock as part of a whopping $3.9 billion offering. This public offering include 27M shares by Facebook, 41.35M shares by CEO Mark Zuckerberg and 1.6 million from board member Marc Andreessen.
Dec 19 2013, 1:39pm CST
Bill Cosby is at 76 Back on Our Geek Minds 76-year old Bill Cosby is going to have a special on Comedy Central this month and is working on a new family comedy. Apparently taking it easy and lean back with 76 is not his thing. He keeps popping up in trending celebrity news every other day now.
Nov 16 2013, 2:39pm CST
Facebook now an associate member of the GSM Association Even before it went public, Facebook already made emphasis on the importance of going mobile. This year's third quarter results shows that Facebook did exactly the right thing. Sales from mobile promotions grew from 41...
Nov 12 2013, 1:14am CST
Google Announced SMS for Hangouts A web event was held by Google to discuss some new features being brought to their social networking platform. One of the biggest things that they had glossed over early on was SMS support finally coming to Hangouts.
Nov 7 2013, 4:30am CST
Snowden Finds Website Maintenance Job in Russia The whistle-blower and former NSA worker Edward Snowden gets website maintenance job in one of Russia’s largest websites. Snowden will start his work from tomorrow i.e. November 1st.
Oct 31 2013, 10:21am CDT
5 Best Social Networking Apps for Android Android App Store is the second most popular smartphone application store in the whole world. This is the era of social networking and almost every person who has a smart phone has a social media account.
Oct 15 2013, 4:36pm CDT
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