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Ethereum is plunging despite flash-crash victims getting their money back

Ethereum is under pressure on Monday, trading down 18.55%, or $55, near $241. The selling comes despite a late Friday blog post from GDAX — an exchange for cryptocurrencies like ethereum and bitcoin — promising that victims of last Wednesday's flash-crash will be made whole. Ethereum tumbled from …

Ethereum

How to Create an Effective Sales Funnel Using Instagram

Discover what you need to do to begin attracting more prospects and closing more deals with help from your Instagram account.<p><i>The following excerpt is from Kim Walsh Phillips’s book</i> Ultimate Guide to Instagram for Business<i>. Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | IndieBound<p>One of my favorite …

Social Media Marketing

Apple reportedly begins production of its Siri speaker

Those rumors of Apple unveiling a Siri-enabled speaker just got a little more tangible. <i>Bloomberg</i> sources claim that Apple has started manufacturing the voice-controlled device. It might be announced at WWDC on June 5th, the insiders say. Just don't expect to buy one right away, though. If the rumor …

Apple

Manchester United transfer news: Barcelona make Ander Herrera No.1 target in summer midfield search

Ernesto Valverde has made his former Athletic midfielder his number one target, leading the Blaugrana to set aside a healthy sum to tempt United<p>Barcelona’s new head coach Ernesto Valverde has made Manchester United’s Ander Herrera his number one midfield target ahead of a potential summer transfer …

Soccer

The 32 most valuable clubs in European football

Soccer

Apple Making iPhone 8 Bigger Than iPhone 7? Dimensions Leaked In New Renders | International Business Times

iPhone 8, Apple’s tenth anniversary iPhone, might be bigger than its predecessor, according to leaked dimensions of the phone, iDrop News reported …

Apple

Paul Pogba slammed by former Manchester United star Paul Parker for social media antics

Former Manchester United ace Paul Parker has hit out at Paul Pogba for his social media antics.<p>France international Pogba joined United in a world …

Paul Pogba

Premier League Betting: Griezmann favourite over Mbappe & Lukaku to become Manchester United's first summer signing

With Champions League football to offer, the Red Devils can be confident of luring the Atletico Madrid star to Old Trafford as they strengthen<p>After sealing Champions League qualification by lifting the Europa League trophy, Manchester United are now well placed to secure their top transfer targets …

Soccer

Report: Pereira set for United chance after impressing on loan

Andreas Pereira could be the next player to graduate into Manchester United's senior setup after an impressive sojourn with La Liga cellar-dweller …

Manchester United ready to resist Real Madrid approach for David de Gea

• United’s stance is to not allow sale of players they wish to keep • Champions League football could help tempt Griezmann to Old Trafford<p>Manchester United have no intention of selling David de Gea, despite Real Madrid’s interest, because the goalkeeper is not seeking a move and the stance at Old …

David de Gea

Old Marketing Habits Don't Work Anymore; Here Are 4 Modern Tactics You Need

Marketing is no longer "arts and crafts." Strengthen your plan with these four tactics.<p>If you took a marketing class in college, you probably remember the four Ps of marketing. When I was an undergrad, these four words were burned into my brain: Product, Price, Promotion, and Place.<p>Most modern …

Marketing

The Simple Facebook Posting Strategy That Helped us 3x Our Reach and Engagement

In October of 2016 we dramatically changed our Facebook posting strategy.<p>A gradual, but noticeable shift in many social media algorithms and an …

10 Free Marketing Tools Every Entrepreneur Can Use

Reach your audience effectively without compromising quality.<p>If you're an entrepreneur just getting started, you know the meaning of a budget. You also probably know that in order to get your business idea off the ground, you have to reach your chosen audience at the right time. To help you do this …

Digital Marketing

Millennial ‘influencers’ who are the new stars of web advertising

Beauty vloggers and cult celebrities are being courted by luxury brands<p>Seven years ago, Chiara Ferragni was a fledgling 23-year-old fashion blogger, studying law at university in Milan. She never finished her degree, but now lives in a $3.5m Los Angeles mansion packed with antiques, and spends her …

Street Style

How to Run Your WordPress Freelance Business Like an Agency

Having managed a startup marketing agency for a few years, I can tell you that it’s not easy work. Although I had managed projects for nearly a …

10 Ways to Organically Market Your Brand on Instagram

With more than 300 million users, Instagram is now the world’s no.1 image and video sharing platform that offers a significant opportunity for …

Social Media Marketing

Stop Being Cheap About Social Media--Your Business Needs It to Survive

Social media used to be cheap and easy. Now, it's time to get serious.<p>In recent years, increased competition and clutter on social media as well as the rise of social media algorithms have caused the entire landscape to change drastically for anyone using it to market their business.<p>A 2014 study by …

Social Media Marketing

Elite social media: where the internet’s 1 percent hangs out

On the internet, no one can see your Rolex<p>The social network Best of All Worlds is five years old (ancient by Silicon Valley standards) and has just a tiny fraction of the users its contemporaries like Facebook and Twitter have. But Best of All Worlds isn’t failing. In fact, the social network’s …

Social Media

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

Good morning. Here's everything you need to know in the world of advertising today.<p><b>1. Google announced plans for programmatic TV.</b> It's the first time television ads will be bought through the company, but it's unclear what kind of inventory will be available, according to Ad Age.<p><b>2. Amazon wants to</b> …

Advertising

How Elon Musk learns faster and better than everyone else

How is it even possible that Elon Musk could build four multibillion companies by his mid-40s — in four separate fields (software, energy, transportation, and aerospace)?<p>To explain Musk’s success, others have pointed to his heroic work ethic (he regularly works 85-hour weeks), his ability to set …

Elon Musk

Swatch's provocative 'Tick different' slogan has Apple riled

We don't know when exactly Apple and Swatch first had a falling out, but trademark disputes seem to be the stage both have chosen to publicly acknowledge their strained relationship. In the latest example of this, Apple is challenging Swatch's "Tick different" trademark, which features in marketing …

Apple has 80 engineers working on a tiny chip that could increase battery life on iPhones

Apple is working on an in-house chip dedicated to power management, the latest sign that it wants to develop more core technologies, instead of buying or licensing them from other technology companies.<p>Apple has 80 engineers working on a part called a "PMIC," or a power management integrated …

Apple

Qualcomm sues Apple for hobbling its iPhone chips to make Intel look better

After Apple hit Qualcomm with a barrage of lawsuits earlier this year, the chipmaker is countersuing Apple right back. Qualcomm today filed its Answers and Counterclaims to Apple’s January lawsuit, filed in the Southern District of California. The full details of the suit can be read in a 139-page …

Apple

Facebook Messenger adds group payments to make sure your shady friends pay up

We’ve all been there before: you go out to eat with a group of people and pay the bill, only to have someone ‘forget’ to pay you back. Facebook Messenger’s new group payment feature could go a long way to solve that.<p>Previously, you could only pay or request money from one person at a time on …

Facebook

A New, More Rigorous Study Confirms: The More You Use Facebook, the Worse You Feel

The average Facebook user spends almost an hour on the site every day, according to data provided by the company last year. A Deloitte survey found that for many smartphone users, checking social media apps are the first thing they do in the morning – often before even getting out of bed. Of …

Psychology

Apple launches red iPhone 7

Apple is introducing a new color option for its iPhone 7 lineup today: red. While the iPhone maker has offered special product red cases for the iPhone previously, this is the first time the actual handset is available in red itself. The new Product (RED) iPhone features a red aluminum finish, and …

Apple

Anthony Martial reveals Bastian Schweinsteiger’s nickname at Manchester United

Manchester United fans were saying their goodbyes to Bastian Schweinsteiger on Tuesday after the legendary midfielder agreed a move to MLS side …

Suspect in tweeted seizure attack faces hate-crime charge

A tweet to journalist Kurt Eichenwald allegedly came with the message: "You deserve a seizure."<p>The man accused of sending a tweet to journalist Kurt Eichenwald that triggered an epileptic seizure is facing a hate-crime charge.<p>John Rayne Rivello has been indicted on one count of aggravated assault …

Crime

3 Social Media Tools Entrepreneurs Should Be Using Every Day

Social media is evolving at an incredible rate. The most important thing you can do is to equip yourself with the best tools.<p>One hundred years from now, when historians are asked what they labeled as the biggest breakthrough in human development following the turn of the millennium, chances are …

Social Media Marketing

TransferWise partners with digital-only Starling Bank

Launching in the UK this summer<p>London fintech startup TransferWise has teamed up with UK-based, digital-only Starling Bank in a partnership aimed at …