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Google aims to kill passwords by the end of this year

Android users will be able to log in to services using a combination of their face, typing patterns and how they move<p>Google will begin testing an alternative to passwords next month, in a move that could do away with complicated logins for good.<p>The new feature, introduced to developers at the …

Android News

Time-Management Tips From 8 Self-Made Billionaires

There are 1,440 minutes in a day. Here's how the most successful people on the planet make the most of them.<p>When I first heard about Kevin Kruse's new book <i>15 Secrets Successful People Know About Time Management</i>, I was intrigued. In it, he interviews seven billionaires, 13 Olympic athletes, and 239 …

1 Surprising Strategy to Make the Morning the Most Productive Part of Your Day

Consistency is critical to making every day more productive.<p>It's nearly impossible to recover from a bad morning, or so they say. And for me, things don't even have to go all that wrong to throw my finely tuned "get-ready machine" all out of whack. For most of us--and especially for those with the …

What is your social media age? Take our test.

Do you know your LOLZ from your ROFLs, your number of followers and are you fluent in the language of emojis? Michael Hogan asks ten multiple choice questions to see how up-to-date you really are

Social Media

The World of Link Opportunities Beyond Bloggers

There is an awful lot of controversy going around for things like guest posts, with techniques being proclaimed dead and blogs being decreed toxic, …

SEO

5 digital marketing communities that don’t suck

<i>Pieter Walraven is co-founder and vp of product at Pie.</i><p>In case you haven’t noticed, we’re in the midst of a content bombardment.<p>Everyone and their …

Study: Gender Bias In Digital Marketing Is Real

WordStream, the paid search platform, published an eye-opening study this week on gender bias in the online marketing industry. Using its internal …

Stephen Darori on Interesting Words and Quotations

Stéphén (Drus) Dǻrori<p>Social Media Mentor-Digital Marketing is all about Engagement. Engagement is all about Content.<p>IsraelInvestment …

Twitter Starts Dabbling With TV Topic Discovery

Tune in, turn on.<p>Twitter isn’t afraid to send you pop-up messages on your phone. It may start sending you a few more.<p>The company is testing a new type of mobile notification that lets you know when people you follow are tweeting about certain topics. I, for instance, received a pop-up that let me …

Marketers need to head in a different direction when it comes to location

en_GB<p>article<p>Chances are, if you asked most marketers, agencies or ad tech companies to give an example of how they can harness the power of mobile …

Here's Exactly Why Pinterest Is Worth Its $5 Billion Valuation

With more and more people feeling skeptical of tech startups raising huge rounds of funding with ballooning valuations, that $5 billion number feels particularly steep. But there are some key facts about Pinterest that could justify its big valuation.<p>The basic idea of Pinterest is that users upload …

Social Media

Google Authorship and The Disrupted Search Paradigm

<i>Tom Rusling is the General Manager at iAcquire, a content marketing agency with offices in New York, San Diego and Phoenix.</i><p>This year, Google Authorship will truly take hold and begin to reshape the search landscape. With the bridge that it provides across Google’s products and services, Google+ has …

Which Social Network Can't You Live Without?

It's hard to imagine a modern world without social media. We rely on social networks to consume the news, communicate with friends and even do our …

Everything I Needed To Know About Social Media I Learned From Star Trek - Jeffbullas's Blog

I am a Trekkie! Literally watched every single episode of Star Trek in every series, plus the movies as well. From the time that I first heard James …