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Giant art works inspired by HBO’s Game of Thrones, Girls, and Oz engage Israel’s shoppers

Sure, everyone loves sitting down to their favorite HBO drama—Oz, Game of Thrones, The Wire, Girls, True Detective, Sex and the (...)

2014-04-13
A brief history of brand love: The evolution of viral advertisement

Dominic Smith is a senior writer and content strategist for Rackspace Digital, the digital marketing infrastructure specialists. In (...)

2014-04-13
Parenting website Mumsnet and Canadian tax authority hit by Heartbleed hackers

The massive Heartbleed encryption security flaw that came to light last week has been used to compromise details of users stored on (...)

2014-04-13
Vevo’s HD music videos and original content now available via Yahoo Screen in the US and Canada

Vevo and Yahoo have long been friends — the two companies have had an agreement in place since 2012 to syndicate Vevo’s programming (...)

2014-04-13
Twitter wants to encourage a better mix of public tweets and private messaging

2013 was a year of changes for Twitter, and one of the key themes that surfaced was how the company would fend off the challenges (...)

2014-04-13
Get epic business growth by instilling these data gathering habits

David Arnoux is Head of Growth and co-founder of Twoodo, helping your team organize itself using simple #hashtags. A business whose (...)

2014-04-13
Microsoft adds Office Online to the Chrome Web Store, rolls out new Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote features

Microsoft today launched a major update to Office Online (formerly Office Web Apps), rolling out new features for each of the suite’s (...)

2014-04-13
miDrive’s iPhone app is an all-in-one toolkit for UK learner drivers

miDrive, a new iOS app aimed at providing a one-stop-shop of relevant information for people that are trying to pass their driving (...)

2014-04-13
SHIFT adds a self-service Twitter tool with tailored audiences to its social marketing platform

SHIFT, a cloud-based social media marketing service, has officially launched its new self-service tool for advertising on Twitter. (...)

2014-04-13
BBC Sport mobile app now serves up push notifications for football results and goals

A little more than year after the BBC first launched its dedicated mobile sports app, the broadcaster has finally introduced push (...)

2014-04-13
Microsoft launches Windows Phone 8.1 for developers

Update: Windows Phone 8.1 is being rolled out now for registered developers, though of course anyone can install the update by signing (...)

2014-04-13
EC ‘sweeps’ revealed only 31% of travel booking websites complied with EU rules in 2013, now at 62%

The European Commission (EC) has announced today that around two-thirds of the travel booking websites it checked in 2013 did not (...)

2014-04-13
Elgato Thunderbolt Dock review: This sleek station will supercharge your laptop-powered workspace

As laptops become increasingly powerful, more people are incorporating them into their home or office workspace. With an external (...)

2014-04-13
The Guardian is set to launch a free paper in the US that uses an algorithm to choose content

British newspaper The Guardian is set to take its automated content curation experiment started in December in the UK to the US,  as (...)

2014-04-13
Microsoft rolls out pricing changes to support universal Windows apps

At its Build Conference earlier this month, Microsoft announced universal Windows apps, which work across PCs, phones, tablets, and eventually (...)

2014-04-12
Breaking up with Facebook: Where are brands and young users going?

“We’d love to say ‘It’s not you, it’s us’ but it’s totally you. Not to be rude, but you aren’t the smart, funny social (...)

2014-04-12
12 ways to extend the life of every article you write

This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog. Do you have a “Hall of Fame” for your best pieces of content? I can recite a (...)

2014-04-12
How to sync your e-commerce store with your offline business

Brian Honigman is a marketing consultant, a professional speaker and a freelance writer. This post originally appeared on the (...)

2014-04-12
Meet ThinkUp: Your personal social media guru

If you’re a heavy Twitter or Facebook user, you know just how many social media tools there are out there that promise to help track (...)

2014-04-11
How we hacked Google’s production server and received a $10K reward

Fredrick Almroth and Mathias Karlsson are the co-founders of Detectify. This post originally appeared on the Detectify blog. To stay (...)

2014-04-11
Do what you love: Why you are not your job

Paul Jarvis is a Web designer and bestselling author. His upcoming book, The Good Creative, outlines the 18 habits of the world’s (...)

2014-04-11
Node.js team member cracks CloudFlare’s Heartbleed challenge, proving that the bug exposes SSL keys

Fedor Indutny, a core member of the node.js team, has proved that it is in fact possible for an attacker to sniff out the private (...)

2014-04-10
Deckset: A lightweight, stylish new presentation app featuring chic themes

You need a handsome presentation, pronto. You can’t bear the thought of launching PowerPoint and you don’t have the bandwidth (...)

2014-04-10
The NSA reportedly exploited Heartbleed for 2 years, but government denies it [Updated]

When news first broke of the devastating Heartbleed bug in the OpenSSL encryption standard, speculation immediately arose that governments (...)

2014-04-10
Amazon said to be building a glasses-free 3D smartphone for release later this year

Amazon is gearing up to announce its own smartphone as soon as June ahead of a supposed September release, according to The Wall Street (...)

2014-04-10
Twitter Introduces Real-Time Notifications, Becomes Even More Like Facebook

The move follows a Facebookified redesign earlier this week.The Facebookification of Twitter continues. Just three days after unveiling (...)

2014-04-10
The NSA reportedly knew about Heartbleed and exploited it for at least 2 years

When news first broke of the devastating Heartbleed bug in the OpenSSL encryption standard, speculation immediately arose that governments (...)

2014-04-10
Dropbox says its commitment to privacy and transparency won’t change with Condoleezza Rice on board

Following a public outcry in response to Dropbox’s appointment of Bush-administration veteran Condoleezza Rice to its board of directors, (...)

2014-04-10
What I learned in my first year as a female startup CEO

Yunha Kim is the founder and CEO of Locket, a San Francisco-based startup that’s changing the way we use our lock screens. This (...)

2014-04-10
Google Translate now makes it easier for you to edit and improve translations

Google has introduced, or is at least trialing, a new feature that makes it easier for users to edit results in Google Translate. (...)

2014-04-10
The social media frequency guide: How often should you post?

This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog. Subway has this sandwich with Fritos on it. I know this because their commercials (...)

2014-04-10
How Ticketfly Turned Its Competition Into a Competitive Edge

The founder of online ticketing site shares the years of hard work involved with becoming a seemingly overnight success.Some people (...)

2014-04-10
Portable Robot Printer Is Like A Roomba That Squirts Ink

"What is a printer?" asked Zuta Labs, then reimagined it as the Mini Mobile Robotic Printer, as small as your hand.Designed by Zuta (...)

2014-04-10
Is Crimea part of Russia? Answers found on Facebook, Vkontakte differ; Wikipedia changes its mind

This post was originally published on East-West Digital News and has been republished with permission. Three weeks after Russia asserted (...)

2014-04-10
Facebook received 28,147 government requests for data impacting 38,256 accounts in the second half of 2013

Facebook today revealed the number of data requests it received from various law enforcement agencies around the world in the second (...)

2014-04-10
UP24 review: Jawbone’s newest activity tracker ups the ante for the quantified self

I’ve never been very good at getting to sleep early. I consider it a hangover from a period of my life that was spent playing poker (...)

2014-04-10
Alibaba acquires Chinese mapping giant AutoNavi in $1.5bn deal

We already knew it was on the cards, but today it’s official. China’s e-commerce behemoth Alibaba is acquiring mapping and navigation (...)

2014-04-10
Can coffee shops increase sales by banning laptops?

We’ve all been there. Roaming streets and alleyways in search for that familiar ‘WE HAVE WIFI HERE’ logo. We peer inside windows (...)

2014-04-10
Taptanium returns with Windy, a relaxing stereoscopic 3D soundscape of wind for iOS

Who would’ve thought that weather-themed audio apps would prove such a hit? Way back in July last year, we brought you news on Taptanium’s (...)

2014-04-10
Morning for iPhone gives you all the need-to-knows to start your day

Morning for iOS has proven to be a popular tool for getting all the crucial need-to-knows to start your day, but thus far it has been (...)

2014-04-10
Zopim’s $30m exit boosts Singapore and highlights opportunities for B2B startups

Singapore is celebrating one of its most notable tech exits to date after Zopim, a company that provides live chat support services (...)

2014-04-10
The fastest growing tech companies in Europe? We found them

A month ago we teamed up with global payments technology provider Adyen to launch a new competition in search of Europe’s fastest (...)

2014-04-10
Good deal: 1Password gets 50% discount following the Heartbleed security flaw discovery

In the wake of the discovery of the Heartbleed security issue, popular password-management software 1Password is now available for (...)

2014-04-10
WeChat isn’t planning to make money outside of China (yet), sees US as ‘hardest market’ to crack

Messaging app WeChat (known as Weixin in China) hit the monetization switch last year and is already expected to rake in $1.1 billion (...)

2014-04-10
Lomography’s new Russar+ will view the world from a wider angle

The Lomographic Society has announced an exciting new lens: The Russar+ wide angle lens. With its 20mm focal length and high-quality (...)

2014-04-09
Spaced360 review: A seriously loud £250 omni-directional wireless speaker

You hear a lot of buzzwords in tech. So when I met up with a spokesperson from the freshly launched Bluetooth speaker brand Spaced360 (...)

2014-04-09
Accelerator as a service: Should established companies hire accelerators to run their programs?

Sergio Romo is the co-founder and manager partner at Investomex. In the midst of what seems like a golden age for entrepreneurship (...)

2014-04-09
Amazon acquires digital comics leader comiXology

Amazon announced today that it has agreed to acquire the popular digital comic store and reader comiXology. The news doesn’t come (...)

2014-04-09

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