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Top Marketing and Advertising Jobs from MTV, The Onion and More

Are you searching for your next great career opportunity in the digital space? The Mashable Job Board is here to serve you as the (...)

2014-02-09
Smoke-testing your apps 101: A guide for the non-techie co-founder

Denis Duvauchelle is CEO and co-founder of Twoodo, helping you organize everything and anything using #hashtags. It’s doubtful that (...)

2014-02-09
6 random social media tips to help improve your marketing today

This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog and was republished with permission. When it comes to helping you out with Social (...)

2014-02-08
Exploring the greatest creative renaissance (since The Renaissance)

Adam Benzion is the founder of Entirely—a Seattle startup focused on social innovation, keen on connecting more people in more (...)

2014-02-08
Inside The Mind Of Art Spiegelman, The Creator Of "Maus"

A new exhibition offers a rare glimpse into the creative process behind this masterful comic artist.In 1972, artist Art Spiegelman (...)

2014-02-07
Marie Antoinette As A Hog-Chewing Harpy And More Freaky Pics From The French Revolution

The newly launched French Revolution Digital Archive has over 14,000 images available to the public. Get ready for a truly bizarre (...)

2014-02-07
What Every Company Can Learn From The "Pre-order" Kickstarter Model

One seasoned tech insider is determined to give smaller companies a competitive edge by redefining "the product launch."Big-name brands (...)

2014-02-07
Nokia and HTC reach patent sharing and collaboration agreement

Nokia and HTC have settled their differences and announced a patent licensing and technology collaboration agreement. The deal puts (...)

2014-02-07
California Could Require Mobile Devices To Have "Kill Switches"

The state could be the first in the nation to mandate a way for consumers to disable stolen or lost smartphones.California legislators (...)

2014-02-07
Facebook Page managers will see names of admins who made posts and comments starting February 20

Facebook today posted a message at the top of Pages on the social network to notify administrators that their the names will soon (...)

2014-02-07
Rosanne Cash Talks Songwriting, Twitter and How Streaming Hurts Musicians

Rosanne Cash has been writing songs for 35 years and creating hit records for almost as many, but few have achieved the popular (...)

2014-02-07
Facebook Pages will show the names of admins beside their posts and comments starting on February 20

Facebook today posted a message at the top of Pages on the social network to notify administrators that their the names will soon (...)

2014-02-07
LinkedIn will close Intro, a way to view LinkedIn profiles inside the iOS Mail app, on March 7

LinkedIn today announced it’ll soon be closing a couple of its less integral services, citing the need to concentrate “on fewer (...)

2014-02-07
What The Beatles Inadvertently Taught Us About Business

50 years ago, the Fab Four invaded the U.S. What can leaders learn from their legacy?Fifty years ago today, on February 7, 1964, the (...)

2014-02-07
Google plans to launch Chromecast in the UK within weeks

Google’s Chromecast is finally expanding beyond the US with a launch in the UK. Electrical retailer Currys expects to sell the (...)

2014-02-07
Bitcoin plunges as exchange Mt. Gox pauses all withdrawals due to technical issues

Mt. Gox, one of the world’s biggest Bitcoin trading exchanges, has temporarily suspended all Bitcoin withdrawals with immediate (...)

2014-02-07
Bitcoin value drops after exchange Mt. Gox pauses all withdrawals due to technical issues

Mt. Gox, one of the world’s biggest Bitcoin trading exchanges, has temporarily suspended all Bitcoin withdrawals with immediate (...)

2014-02-07
Google brings local payment for Android apps to Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand and Malaysia

Update: To clarify our earlier report, Google has rolled local payments for developers in four countries — the Philippines, Indonesia, (...)

2014-02-07
Google-backed Code Club Pro scheme will train teachers for new UK computing curriculum

In September, the UK government will introduce a new computing curriculum to ensure that the next generation is equipped with basic (...)

2014-02-07
Mt. Gox pauses all Bitcoin withdrawals due to technical issues

Mt. Gox, one of the world’s biggest Bitcoin trading exchanges, has suspended all Bitcoin withdrawals with immediate effect as the (...)

2014-02-07
Google expands local payment support for Android apps to 25 new countries

Google has added local payment support for Android apps in a 25 new countries. The important move will not only allow users in these (...)

2014-02-07
Google sunk $750 million in Lenovo as part of Motorola deal [Updated]

Update: While the deal was discovered on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange by media today, it was actually a part of the deal for Motorola (...)

2014-02-06
Google takes a shot at Russia’s anti-gay law with new doodle for Sochi Winter Games

Google has taken a shot at Russia’s controversial anti-gay law by expressing its support for LGBT olympians in its latest doodle (...)

2014-02-07
Google invested $750 million in Lenovo after selling Motorola to the Chinese firm

It has been revealed in a disclosure to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange that Google bought a 5.94 percent stake in Lenovo for $750 million (...)

2014-02-06
Vegas Tech Fund’s Jen Mccabe on making hardware startups easier and surviving the ‘trough of sorrow’

For the past eight months, Jen Mccabe has been leading Nimbus, the hardware investment portfolio for Tony Hsieh’s Vegas Tech Fund. (...)

2014-02-06
Can Content Marketing Help Improve Your Search Engine Rankings? [Infographic]

Content marketing can help grow your business in many different ways. We all know that because it has been repeated about a million (...)

2014-02-06
Facebook flaw allegedly prevents you from revoking app permissions on mobile

A new Facebook flaw reportedly allows a hacker to stop mobile users from being able to disconnect a mobile app connected to the social (...)

2014-02-06
Google launches Chromebox for Meetings, a $999 hardware platform from ASUS available today in the US

Google has launched a new platform aimed at helping businesses better set up, run, and manage meetings. With Chromebox for Meetings, (...)

2014-02-06
Rosetta Stone Will Now Teach You To Speak Business

The venerable software company expands its target market to include international business clients who would like to get ahead.If (...)

2014-02-06
Twitter transparency report shows government takedown and account info requests are on the rise

Twitter released its latest transparency report today, detailing a rise in the number of requests it received from government and (...)

2014-02-06
Social video success for brands on Vine and Instagram: Your 6-to-15 seconds of fame

Time is almost always a vital limiting factor in engaging with customers, but Vine and Instagram each impose a strict maximum (six (...)

2014-02-06
Google+ Hangouts enters the enterprise with VidyoH2O

Google+ Hangouts have proven to be a useful tool for anyone wishing to sidestep Skype and video-call with individuals or groups. But (...)

2014-02-06
20 must-attend tech conferences for female entrepreneurs in 2014

Earlier this month, I asked members of the Young Entrepreneur Council about the top events for founders in 2014. But we thought we’d (...)

2014-02-06
Ex-Googlers announce Beep, a Pandora-enabled WiFi controller for streaming music to any speaker

A pair of ex-Googlers have launched Beep, a beautiful WiFi-equipped dial that lets you stream music to any speaker with a line-in (...)

2014-02-06
UberConference turns Google Hangouts into a conference calling system

Firespotter Labs has integrated its UberConference call service with Google Hangouts. While Google currently permits inviting phone (...)

2014-02-06
Startupbootcamp opens a new fintech accelerator in London

Startupbootcamp, one of Europe’s preeminent startup accelerators (previous coverage) has launched a dedicated accelerator specifically (...)

2014-02-06
Fed up with Twitter’s official Android app? Try these alternatives

Twitter’s official Android app can feel bloated and unintuitive. The Discover and Activity tabs are given prominence at the top (...)

2014-02-06
Twitter experiments with mobile-only signups as it faces a user growth problem

Twitter managed to eke out an unexpected $0.02 non-GAAP profit in its first quarter as a public company, but its stock fell a dramatic (...)

2014-02-05
Tribeca and CERN Want To Change Storytelling With A Hackathon

When forward-thinking artists and scientists come together, they can change storytelling. But is anyone in Hollywood listening?The (...)

2014-02-05
Tower To Rise At MoMA PS1, With Self-Assembling Bricks

The winner of the 2014 Young Architects Program features self-assembling bricks made of corn husks and a kind of mushroom root.MoMA (...)

2014-02-05
Twitter opens its data to researchers with new Data Grants initiative

Twitter has been busy opening its data up to media — through a deal with CNN and Dataminr — and the music industry — via an (...)

2014-02-05
Uh oh. The Syrian Electronic Army is meddling with Facebook’s domain

The Syrian Electronic Army hacking group is notorious for causing all sorts of trouble for some of the biggest destinations on the (...)

2014-02-05
Twitter passes 241m monthly active users, 184m mobile users, and sees 75% of advertising revenue from mobile

While sharing its financial results for its fourth quarter, Twitter today announced a number of new milestones. The social network (...)

2014-02-05
The 4 keys for social success: How does your product measure up?

Evan Reas is the CEO and founder of Circle, helping people find the best local information and news available anywhere, anytime. Last (...)

2014-02-05
Twitter passes 241 million monthly active users and 184 million mobile users

While sharing its financial results for its fourth quarter, Twitter today announced a number of new milestones. The social network (...)

2014-02-05
Eerie Photos Of Former Execution Chambers Show What Happens To Our Architecture Of Death

Documenting the long-lost execution sites that history has forgotten.When photographer Emily Kinni watched the scene in Dead Man Walking (...)

2014-02-05
Beats Music CEO On Why Delegating Is The Secret To Success

How do you manage tackling a new market? Trust your team and let talented people do what they do.With the launch of a streaming music (...)

2014-02-05
Google is building a minimal environment for running Chrome apps without the full Chrome process

Google is working on a minimal environment that allows Chrome packaged apps to run without requiring the whole Chrome process. Currently (...)

2014-02-05

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