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quinta-feira, 26 de setembro de 2013

Organic Vs. Paid: What $10 Million In Search Revenue For...






Organic Vs. Paid: What $10 Million In Search Revenue For Hewlett-Packard Tells Us

Ginny Marvin, searchengineland.com


It certainly isn’t the first look at the relationship between paid and organic search, but new a new study by Resolution Media and Kenshoo claims to put an end to the debate over whether paid search campaigns cannibalize organic revenue or add…





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terça-feira, 24 de setembro de 2013

SmartWallet1: Must read! The most important...






SmartWallet1: Must read! The most important …

twitter.com


Must read! The most impor­tant #Mobile­Pay­ment #info­graph­ic ever! Thanks @Mobile­Pay­To­day #mPay­ment #Mobile­Mar­ket­ing pic.twitter.com/mIovVTzCNd





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5 SEO Strategies for Getting Found Online Angela Hausman, PhD,...






5 SEO Strategies for Getting Found Online

Angela Hausman, PhD, business2community.com


Every time I talk to clients or students about SEO (Search Engine Optimization), I see their eyes glaze over and just know they aren’t understanding what I’m talking about. So, when I ran across the infographic, I thought it would help build great…





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Facebook Mobile Payments: Experiment Or Game Changer? Evan Wade,...






Facebook Mobile Payments: Experiment Or Game Changer?

Evan Wade, business2community.com


Facebook has come a long way from status updates and farming simulators. Hardcore data analytics, dedicated business pages and targeted ads have transformed the site into a real marketing force to be reckoned with, and they’ve still got one more a…





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segunda-feira, 23 de setembro de 2013

Cloud Service Architecture Will Power New Era Of Intelligent, Automated Applications

Cloud Service Architecture Will Power New Era Of Intelligent, Automated Applications:

Pete Sonsini, techcrunch.com


Edi­tor’s note: Pete Son­si­ni is the gen­er­al part­ner at New Enter­prise As­so­ciates. Fol­low him on Twit­ter @psonsini.


The new way of the world for most web soft­ware devel­op­ment is the assem­bly of appli­ca­tions from…





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BRAZIL (Old footage)History of São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and the Brazilian economy / society

A Brief History of Brazil

A Brief History of Brazil:

youtube.com





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A resposta de Dilma AgênciaClick -...






A resposta de Dilma

AgênciaClick - http://www.agenciaclick.com.br, istoe.com.br


Antes de cancelar sua visita aos EUA, a presidenta buscou apoio internacional, principalmente da Rússia. Saiba quais as consequências dessa decisão para o Brasil


Na terça-feira 17, a presidenta Dilma R …





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Os 10 apps mais legais da semana

Os 10 apps mais legais da semana:

abril.com.br


Veja na galeria quais foram os dez aplicativos mais legais que passaram pelo Downloads INFO nesta última semana. - por Redação INFO





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domingo, 22 de setembro de 2013

At $72B, Bill Gates is richest American for 20th straight...






At $72B, Bill Gates is richest American for 20th straight year

by Zack Whittaker, cnet.com


And as usual, Forbes’ latest list of the wealthiest 400 Americans includes a tech industry who’s who, from Ellison to Zuckerberg to Musk.


It’s hard to think of a year in which Bill Gates wasn’t at the top of the For­tune 400 list, con­sid­ered a…





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Mastercard Inc : DataCash and Redecard Launch the most Comprehensive eCommerce Solution in Brazil | 4-Traders

Mastercard Inc : DataCash and Redecard Launch the most Comprehensive eCommerce Solution in Brazil | 4-Traders:

4-traders, 4-traders.com


Rede­card takes advan­tage of Dat­a­Cash’s dynam­ic and flex­i­ble white label pay­ment ser­vices to meet the spe­cif­ic needs of the Brazil­ian mar­ket


Lon­don 29 May, 2013 - Glob­al pay­ments solu­ti …





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sábado, 21 de setembro de 2013

The Top 25 Responsive Design Tools brad, bradfrostweb.com Note:...






The Top 25 Responsive Design Tools

brad, bradfrostweb.com


Note: this piece was originally published on Net Magazine, who recently nuked about 10,000 articles when they moved over to Creative Bloq. In an effort to preserve the writing I did for them, I’m republishing those articles here on my blog. This…





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TheEconomist: This week’s KAL’s cartoon...






TheEconomist: This week’s KAL’s cartoon …

twitter.com


This week’s KAL’s car­toon http://econ.st/1euBzna pic.twitter.com/g5mPaIVoD2





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Brazil's controversial plan to extricate the internet from US control

Brazil's controversial plan to extricate the internet from US control:

Amanda Holpuch, theguardian.com


President Rousseff expected to bring the conversation about the continued role of US-based supernetworks to the UN this monthWhen Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff postponed her official visit to the US in protest of National Security Agency spyi…





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Beware the Cannibal In Your Product Line Steve Landis,...






Beware the Cannibal In Your Product Line

Steve Landis, hbr.org


Kantar Worldpanel predicts that 75% of growth for consumer products companies in the next decade will come through new product development. And yet, more than half of senior executives declare themselves unsatisfied with the financial returns of…





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The consumer conundrum: Why businesses must accept...






The consumer conundrum: Why businesses must accept consumerization in B2B product development

tnooz.com


The shift away from enter­prise and gov­ern­ment as the dri­ver of new tech­nol­o­gy advance­ments has great­ly accel­er­at­ed in the past 5 years.


This move has caused dis­com­fort among B2B prod­uct …





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Lazy Coder’s Visual Guide to RebelLabs’ Developer...






Lazy Coder’s Visual Guide to RebelLabs’ Developer Productivity Repo…

ZeroTurnaround, slideshare.net


For a long time, devel­op­ers have known that the tools we use and the method­olo­gies we prac­tice have an effect on the qual­i­ty of our soft­ware and our abil­i­ty to deliv­ery releas­es pre­dictably. How­ev­er, this is often a gut feel­ing bas…





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2000 Years of History (1000 BC - 1000 AD)





2000 Years of History (1000 BC - 1000 AD)




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World Battleground, 1000 years of war in 5 minutes





World Battleground, 1000 years of war in 5 minutes




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Map of Europe 1000 CE-Present [VIDEO] ValueWalk Staff,...






Map of Europe 1000 CE-Present [VIDEO]

ValueWalk Staff, valuewalk.com


Map of Europe over the past 1010 years visualized. Check out how much has changed (and how it does change over the years) very cool video here.The post Map of Europe 1000 CE-Present [VIDEO] appeared first on ValueWalk.





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Mas afinal, quanto custa a corrupção? (08/2012). | Ricardo Amorim » economista, palestrante e consultor econômico-financeiro

Mas afinal, quanto custa a corrupção? (08/2012). | Ricardo Amorim » economista, palestrante e consultor econômico-financeiro:

ricamconsultoria.com.br


Ale­xan­dre disse:


26 de agos­to de 2012 às 20:11


Todo mundo fala na corrupção (e é sem­pre a po­lí­ti­ca, por­que todos os Bra­si­lei­ros não-políticos devem ser san­tos…). Mas será que a corrupção me­ …





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sexta-feira, 20 de setembro de 2013

The Top 100 Websites For Your Career Jacquelyn Smith,...






The Top 100 Websites For Your Career

Jacquelyn Smith, forbes.com


Last year we inau­gu­rat­ed our first-ever list of the best web­sites for your career. We took nom­i­na­tions from read­ers and combed through some 700 sites in order to com­pile our list of the top 75. This August we put out anoth­er call for…





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Mobile Payment Security in the Store

Mobile Payment Security in the Store:

chainstoreage.com


By Jeff Wake­field, Ver­i­fone


Mobil­i­ty. It is such a broad con­cept, mean­ing dif­fer­ent things to mer­chants and con­sumers. Mobile accep­tance, mobile pay­ments, mobile POS, mobile shop­ping – ea …





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How Apple Disrupts Mobile Payments

How Apple Disrupts Mobile Payments:

Steve Heller, The Motley Fool, dailyfinance.com


By utilizing the fingerprint-sensing technology from its AuthenTec acquisition, Apple could easily turn the world of mobile payments on its head. Just imagine the possibilities of simply using your iPhone and your fingerprint to pay for…





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Worldwide Mobile Payment Transactions To Reach $235 Billion in 2013

Worldwide Mobile Payment Transactions To Reach $235 Billion in 2013:

banktech.com


A new report from Gartner also predicts the number of mobile payment users worldwide will reach 245 million this year.





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BII REPORT: Why Mobile Payments Are Set To Explode Business...






BII REPORT: Why Mobile Payments Are Set To Explode

Business Insider, businessinsider.com.au


Con­sumers grav­i­tate to con­ve­nience. That’s as true with pay­ment tech­nolo­gies as it is with any­thing else. A prime exam­ple is the decades-old trend away from cash or checks and toward cred­it …





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New Google Wallet App Moves Past NFC and to All Major Carriers....






New Google Wallet App Moves Past NFC and to All Major Carriers. iPhone Version on Tap?

Jason Del Rey, allthingsd.com


Google is launch­ing a new ver­sion of its Google Wal­let app for Android today and there are some big changes.


Most notably, the app will now be avail­able on all Android devices run­ning ver­sion 2.3 and high­er in the U.S., rather than just a…





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quinta-feira, 19 de setembro de 2013

Google is on the way to quietly becoming an electric...






Google is on the way to quietly becoming an electric utility

Todd Woody, qz.com


You prob­a­bly won’t be receiv­ing a util­i­ty bill from Google any­time soon, but the search giant is slow­ly but sure­ly mor­ph­ing into a lit­er­al power bro­ker. Yes­ter­day (Sept. 17), for instance, Google announced that it would buy all the…





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What human faces might look like in 100,000 years Parmy Olson,...






What human faces might look like in 100,000 years

Parmy Olson, theguardian.com


Big eyes and huge foreheads may be the look for the year 102013, according to researcher Nickolay Lamm


Find out more about how technology is changing us in Observer Tech Monthly. Next issue out 13 October


Since we humans are prone to launching…





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MCX and the Giant Payments Networks: A Payments Fairy...






MCX and the Giant Payments Networks: A Payments Fairy Tale

pymnts.com


ANALY­SIS FROM KAREN WEB­STER


By Karen Web­ster, CEO, Mar­ket Plat­form Dynam­ics (@karenmpd)


Once upon a time, there were four pay­ments net­works that ruled the land called Pay­ments in the Unit­ed St …





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Startup offers a physical “Dropbox” that can be managed through web and mobile apps

Startup offers a physical “Dropbox” that can be managed through web and mobile apps:

sbr.com.sg


Their storage services start at 45 cents a day.With the high-costs of properties in Singapore today, Vault Dragon provides storage solutions for those who want to declutter their commercial and residential spaces. An integrated urban storage compa…





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Gartner: 102B App Store Downloads Globally In 2013, $26B In Sales, 17% From In-App Purchases

Gartner: 102B App Store Downloads Globally In 2013, $26B In Sales, 17% From In-App Purchases:

Ingrid Lunden, techcrunch.com


Ongo­ing trends in smart­phone adop­tion — which this year final­ly out­num­bered the amount of non-smartphones get­ting pur­chased — will drive 102 bil­lion app store down­loads this year, 90% of whi …





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Three ways to avoid job burnoutalltop.com Job burnout can put...






Three ways to avoid job burnout

alltop.com


Job burnout can put you out of com­mis­sion for weeks, months, or even years. Not to be dra­mat­ic, but if your job is par­tic­u­lar­ly stress­ful, and you don’t take pre­cau­tion, it could even kill …





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The Future Is Scary. Creative Thinking Can Help.

The Future Is Scary. Creative Thinking Can Help.:

Alan Iny and Luc de Brabandere, hbr.org


Thinking creatively about the future requires sensitivity to the complex, fast-moving world in front of you, the ability to anticipate unexpected disruptions, and a willingness to constantly reevaluate your most basic beliefs and assumptions. Done…





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Google starts new health company to tackle aging

Google starts new health company to tackle aging:

usatoday.com


Google launches health company Calico to tackle aging and related diseases.





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How Social Commerce Is Winning By Going After The Entire...






How Social Commerce Is Winning By Going After The Entire Shopping Experience, From Browsing To Sale

Cooper Smith, businessinsider.com


If social com­merce is ever going to ful­fill its ambi­tions, it must go after all parts of what is known as the con­sumer pur­chase fun­nel.


The clas­sic fun­nel might be divid­ed into three main stages: con­sumers dis­cov­er new prod­ucts on…





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Brasil movimentou R$ 1.94 bi em dispositivos para gestão de frotas

Brasil movimentou R$ 1.94 bi em dispositivos para gestão de frotas:

Redação, ipnews.com.br


Banda larga, telefonia móvel 4G, mobilidade, política, regulação: confira os principais destaques de 2012 no mundo das comunicações IP.


Acompanhe em tempo real as principais notícias do Congresso Inter …





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achebelem.com.br O professor Carlos Nepomuceno, autor do livro...






achebelem.com.br


O professor Carlos Nepomuceno, autor do livro Gestão 3.0, da editora Elsevier, constatou, através dos resultados preliminares de uma pesquisa feita recentemente, que um tipo de aplicativo de táxi pode …





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Vale-cultura: o que fazer com um benefício de R$ 50?

Vale-cultura: o que fazer com um benefício de R$ 50?:

diariodepernambuco.com.br


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Mercado de rastreamento de veículos e gestão de frotas cresce

Mercado de rastreamento de veículos e gestão de frotas cresce:

luciana@cinterativa.com.br (Redação), metaanalise.com.br


Do total de 1,94 milhão de dispositivos instalados, 65% estão em veículos leves e 35% em veículo pesados.





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Entenda e esclareça suas dúvidas sobre o...






Entenda e esclareça suas dúvidas sobre o Vale-Cultura

clicrbs.com.br


Anexo procurou empresas de Joinville e região para saber se pretendem aderir ao programa que concede Vale-Cultura a funcionários


Você está namorando há tempos o CD da sua banda favorita e aquele livro …





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Vale Cultura: benéfico para empresa e empregado

Vale Cultura: benéfico para empresa e empregado:

monitormercantil.com.br


OPINIÃO


Vale Cultura: benéfico para empresa e empregado


13/09/2013 - 15:27:04


Em 26 de agos­to, foi pu­bli­ca­do o De­cre­to 8.084/2013, re­gu­la­men­tan­do o Pro­gra­ma de Cul­tu­ra do Tra­bal­ha­dor e …





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Webinar “Como criar Landing Pages...






Webinar “Como criar Landing Pages efetivas”

resultadosdigitais.com.br


Saiba o que são Landing Pages e por que são importantes para o negócio


En­ten­da o gran­de im­pac­to que boas Lan­ding Pages podem ter nos re­sul­ta­dos do Mar­ke­ting Di­gi­tal da sua em­pre­sa


Aprenda …





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quarta-feira, 18 de setembro de 2013

College Professor: I Lost Tons Of Critical Files Because Of...






College Professor: I Lost Tons Of Critical Files Because Of Dropbox

Julie Bort, businessinsider.com


Here’s a scary story that shows how dan­ger­ous it can be to sync Drop­box across all of your devices, even when you are being very care­ful.


Until this week, North­east­ern Uni­ver­si­ty Pro­fes­sor Dr. Heidi Kevoe-Feldman loved Drop­box.


"I’…





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BlackBerry deve demitir mais de 5 mil funcionários

BlackBerry deve demitir mais de 5 mil funcionários:

uol.com.br


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Olhar Digital: 3 pensamentos que ‘matam’ a...






Olhar Digital: 3 pensamentos que ‘matam’ a inovação

uol.com.br


O es­pe­cia­lis­ta em inovação e sócio-fundador da con­sul­to­ria Man­da­lah, Lourenço Bus­ta­ni, re­ve­lou, em en­tre­vis­ta à Exame, os três pen­sa­men­tos fa­tais para a inovação. Se­gun­do ele, co …





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terça-feira, 17 de setembro de 2013

Most Overrated and Underrated Jobs By SUSANNA KIM (@skimm),...






Most Overrated and Underrated Jobs

By SUSANNA KIM (@skimm), go.com


CareerCast.com has released a list of its 12 most over­rat­ed and under­rat­ed jobs in the coun­try, show­ing that money isn’t every­thing when it comes to the best careers.


Over­rat­ed jobs are defined as those that seem attrac­tive from the…





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segunda-feira, 16 de setembro de 2013

What The Latest Apple and Samsung Announcements Teach Us About...






What The Latest Apple and Samsung Announcements Teach Us About The Future Of Business

Haydn Shaughnessy, forbes.com


If busi­ness 2.0 was large­ly about deal­ing with the con­se­quences of a more user-driven web, busi­ness 3.0 is about mobile and the need to exploit or respond to an Inter­net where many more “things” com­mu­ni­cate. It is part­ly about an Inter­…





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domingo, 15 de setembro de 2013

Five years in chartseconomist.com The world of bank­ing has...






Five years in charts

economist.com


The world of bank­ing has changed dra­mat­i­cal­ly, if not rad­i­cal­ly, in the five years since Sep­tem­ber 15th 2008, the day Lehman Broth­ers went bust. Amer­i­can and Euro­pean banks used to dom­i …





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Infographic: Business of Trucking Jul. 31, 2013 | Fleet Owner,...






Infographic: Business of Trucking

Jul. 31, 2013 | Fleet Owner, fleetowner.com


Truck rev­enue has been lag­ging infla­tion since the incep­tion of dereg­u­la­tion, although it now appears to be fol­low­ing infla­tion’s rate of growth. After a spike in bank­rupt­cies dur­ing the …





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Infographic: Driver numbers Jul. 31, 2013 | Fleet Owner,...






Infographic: Driver numbers

Jul. 31, 2013 | Fleet Owner, fleetowner.com


Break­ing down the cur­rent dri­ver pop­u­la­tion by type of license, gen­der, race and basic indus­try offers insight on truck­ing’s progress – or lack of it – in secur­ing new dri­vers.


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Infographic: Trucking’s basic numbers Jul. 31, 2013 |...






Infographic: Trucking’s basic numbers

Jul. 31, 2013 | Fleet Owner, fleetowner.com


Aggre­gate num­bers on ton­nage, rev­enue, vehi­cles, fleets, miles dri­ven and taxes paid reveal the enor­mous size and impact of the truck­ing indus­try.


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Insight: The future of telematicsfleetnews.co.uk “While...






Insight: The future of telematics

fleetnews.co.uk


“While telem­at­ics has ter­rif­ic poten­tial when it comes to mon­i­tor­ing thefts and ser­vic­ing needs, there cur­rent­ly remain dif­fi­cul­ties when it comes to get­ting larg­er fleets which encom …





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sexta-feira, 13 de setembro de 2013

EMV 101

EMV 101:

firstdata.com


EMV is a fraud-reducing tech­nol­o­gy that can help pro­tect issuers, mer­chants and con­sumers against loss­es from the use of coun­ter­feit and lost or stolen pay­ment cards at the point-of-sale. EM …





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Does your company run like an airport?alltop.com This may come...






Does your company run like an airport?

alltop.com


This may come as a sur­prise to some of you fre­quent fly­ers, but run­ning a com­pa­ny like an air­port is a bad thing. For most of us plebs who pay $10 for a Star­bucks and sit on the floor out­side …





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Building Brands In A No-Attention Economy Mark Di Somma,...






Building Brands In A No-Attention Economy

Mark Di Somma, brandingstrategyinsider.com


I’ve said for some time that brands seem to be taking more and more of their prompts from the fashion industry – in how they act and how they think. Not surprising, given that the upgrade economy now demands that brands refresh and update their…





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IDC: 87% Of Connected Devices Sales By 2017 Will Be Tablets And...






IDC: 87% Of Connected Devices Sales By 2017 Will Be Tablets And Smartphones

Louis Columbus, forbes.com


The lat­est round of tablet, smart­phone and PC fore­casts from IDC released yes­ter­day in their smart con­nect­ed device mar­ket fore­cast shows how rapid­ly tablets and large-screen (5+ inch) smart­phones are redefin­ing the mar­ket.


These…





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Influencing Without Authority, or Even With It—4 Key...






Influencing Without Authority, or Even With It—4 Key Behaviors

John Hester, leaderchat.org


“Example is not the main thing in influencing others, it is the only thing.” ~Albert SchweitzerA common leadership challenge I hear in our workshops is: “How do I lead when I don’t have authority?”Even when we do have formal authority, we…





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Facebook Sunsets Credits, Transitions To Local Currencies To...






Facebook Sunsets Credits, Transitions To Local Currencies To Boost International Payments

Josh Constine, techcrunch.com


Face­book launched its vir­tu­al cur­ren­cy Cred­its in June 2011 to sim­pli­fy pay­ments. In real­i­ty, Cred­its caused headaches for inter­na­tion­al pay­ments due to fluc­tu­at­ing exchange rates. But last night, the sun set on Cred­its and…





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Free Massive Online Education Provider, Coursera, Begins To Find...






Free Massive Online Education Provider, Coursera, Begins To Find A Path To Profits

Rip Empson Gregory Ferenstein, techcrunch.com


Online edu­ca­tion providers may very well dis­rupt the high­er edu­ca­tion estab­lish­ment, but, first, these for-profit com­pa­nies need to find a way to finance the mam­moth tech­ni­cal infra­struc­ture need­ed to sup­port mil­lions of stu­dent…





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Twitter is going public, files for biggest IPO since...






Twitter is going public, files for biggest IPO since Facebook

John Koetsier, venturebeat.com


Twit­ter just tweet­ed that it has filed a con­fi­den­tial request for going pub­lic.


We’ve confidentially submitted an S-1 to the SEC for a planned IPO. This Tweet does not constitute an offer of any securities for sale.— Twitter (@twitter) Sep…





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Maintaining Data Security Standards | Convenience Store...






Maintaining Data Security Standards | Convenience Store Decisions

by John Lofstock, csdecisions.com


While many retail­ers are breath­ing a sigh of relief in regard to PCI com­pli­ance, Visa and Mas­ter­Card are con­stant­ly chang­ing the rules, requir­ing stores to make cost­ly changes and upgrades.






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O que a arquitetura de 64 bits realmente significa para o futuro...






O que a arquitetura de 64 bits realmente significa para o futuro dos smartphones

Brian Barrett, uol.com.br


Provavelmente o anúncio mais subestimado que a Apple fez na terça-feira foi a sua mudança para uma arquitetura 64-bit no iPhone 5S. É o primeiro da indústria, e traz grandes repercussões para o futuro dos smartphones. Eis os motivos.A explicação…





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quarta-feira, 11 de setembro de 2013

Apple's New iPhone 5C and 5S: the Results of Creativity or Innovation?

Apple's New iPhone 5C and 5S: the Results of Creativity or Innovation?:

Alan Iny and Luc de Brabandere, hbr.org


Every idea, no matter how ingenious or successful, will eventually need to be replaced with a new one. But business leaders, as human beings above all, tend to cling to their existing ideas, beliefs, and other mental models — or what we call…





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You've Been Fired: Now What?

You've Been Fired: Now What?:

John Beeson, hbr.org


You’ve just received word that you’ve been fired. Or perhaps the company has gone through a re-structuring and eliminated your job — and you’ve been told that none of the managers you’ve worked with over the years have a position for you on their…





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Around the World We Go! Nick Talwar, Head of North America...






Around the World We Go!

Nick Talwar, Head of North America Credit Products, visa.com


Where will your next travel adventure take you? Do you plan to relax on a beach, immerse yourself in the traditions of a new country, or connect to family roots around the world? According to those surveyed in our Global Travel Intentions Study…





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VisaNews: Infographic: #Visa study reveals...






VisaNews: Infographic: #Visa study reveals …

twitter.com


Info­graph­ic: #Visa study reveals top 2 rea­sons U.S. trav­el­ers use cards when trav­el­ing: track­ing spend­ing & #secu­ri­ty pic.twitter.com/BxwjF3qvzN





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terça-feira, 10 de setembro de 2013

Apple Special Event September 2013 [HD]

Apple Special Event September 2013 [HD]:

youtube.com





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Mobile Payments Poised To Explode With The Aggressive Rollout Of...






Mobile Payments Poised To Explode With The Aggressive Rollout Of Consumer And Merchant-Side Apps

Business Insider, businessinsider.com


Mobile devices are edg­ing clos­er to ful­fill­ing their long-delayed promise as dig­i­tal wal­lets.


Con­sumers are begin­ning to see the advan­tage of chan­nel­ing offline pay­ments through their mobile devices, rather than car­ry­ing around…





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Who do you Trust? tomnoyes, wordpress.com 9 Sept 2013(sorry for...






Who do you Trust?

tomnoyes, wordpress.com


9 Sept 2013(sorry for typos.. on the road and will proof later)WSJ article today on Apple’s biometric led me to believe the mainstream press is “missing” it. As I outlined in Payments as Part of the OS, generically for all handsets in Stage 4 Valu…





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How PayPal Can Succeed Where Google Wallet Failed Forrester...






How PayPal Can Succeed Where Google Wallet Failed

Forrester Research, forbes.com


By Denée Car­ring­ton


Today, Pay­Pal launched a redesign of its mobile dig­i­tal wal­let in the US, Aus­tralia, Cana­da, China, Hong Kong, Japan and the UK[i]. Although the dig­i­tal wal­let mar­ket­place wel­comes new or evolv­ing…





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Continental and IBM sign connected-car alliance by Stephen...






Continental and IBM sign connected-car alliance

by Stephen Shankland, cnet.com


The automotive supplier’s technology moving toward “highly automated driving,” with IBM servers processing real-time vehicle data so cars can anticipate detailed driving conditions.


IBM and auto sup­pli­er Con­ti­nen­tal announced an alliance…





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segunda-feira, 9 de setembro de 2013

Apple Used To Be A Pretty Horribly Run Company — Here Are Some...






Apple Used To Be A Pretty Horribly Run Company — Here Are Some Of Its Worst Mistakes

Nicholas Carlson, businessinsider.com


Max Chafin and a bunch of other reporters from Fast Com­pa­ny wrote an ebook called Design Crazy.


It’s a his­to­ry of Apple, com­posed entire­ly of strung-together quotes from for­mer Apple employ­ees and other insid­er sources.


You can buy th…





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domingo, 8 de setembro de 2013

Mobile payments to be a main focus of hospitality tech

Mobile payments to be a main focus of hospitality tech:

qrcodepress.com


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A recent study is indicating that digital signage and smartphone based transactions are paving the way.


The out­come of the sec­ond annu­al Cus­tomer Engage­ment Tech­nol­o­gy Study has just be …





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sábado, 7 de setembro de 2013

A Free Amazon Smartphone? It’s All About The...






A Free Amazon Smartphone? It’s All About The Services

Parmy Olson, forbes.com


There’s a fas­ci­nat­ing scoop today from Jes­si­ca Lessin and Amir Efrati about the long-awaited, first smart­phone from Ama­zon: accord­ing to their sources, the e-com­merce giant wants to be able to give it to you for free.


Bear in mind “free…





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Finnish Company Develops Facial Recognition Payment System Dhiya...






Finnish Company Develops Facial Recognition Payment System

Dhiya Kuriakose, mashable.com


Even if you find yourself in Helsinki with no phone or wallet, that may not stop you from shopping.Finnish company Uniqul has patented and tested out a new payment system that lets you pay your bills with your face. When it’s time to pay up at a g…





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