Melody Colon

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Europe's New Data Rules Are Gutting Email Marketing Everywhere

Email is one of the most effective ways for companies to reach potential customers, but new European data rules are dramatically undermining email …

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Physicists extend quantum machine learning to infinite dimensions

Physicists have developed a quantum machine learning algorithm that can handle infinite dimensions—that is, it works with continuous variables (which …

Announcing the All-New Flipboard, the Place for All Your Passions

Most people are interested in lots of things, but true passions run deep. The all-new Flipboard is built around those obsessions that define your work, life and play.Flipboard 4.0 is a response to our ever-growing ecosystem of publishers, Flipboard Magazines, topics and more. With over 30 million …

How to make your résumé stand out, according to a Harvard student who received internship offers from Microsoft and Goldman Sachs

If you want to snag a job or an internship at a top company, you'd better have a stellar résumé.<p>Jessica Pointing, a Harvard junior who won internship offers from companies like Google, Apple, Facebook, Microsoft, McKinsey, Bain, Goldman Sachs, and Morgan Stanley, previously told Business Insider …

5 Reasons People Can’t Get Enough of Infographics

Over the past few years, infographics have swept the internet and people can’t get enough of them. Here’s why they’re so appealing.

Apps aren't dead — they're thriving to the tune of $89 billion

In case there were still any doubts, we now have more proof than ever that the app business is as strong as it's ever been — $89 billion strong, to …

Portugal is (still) the cheapest place for a summer holiday

Portugal has been named as the cheapest holiday destination in the world for Britons this year.<p>The country’s perennially popular southern coastal region, the Algarve, came top in the Post Office’s annual Holiday Costs Barometer, which takes into account the average price of eight essential …

This Scenic Cross-Country Train Trek Is More Affordable Than You Think

For many of us, crossing several popular destinations off a travel bucket list in a single trip sounds like the stuff of dreams – or lottery wins. …

Chocolate Financiers

Financiers are a French petit-four cake (petit-four literally translates to “small oven” and refers to bite-sized baked items which can be sweet or …

The easy slow cooker recipe Jenna Bush Hager loves to make her daughters - TODAY.com

Jenna has a busy schedule—like most moms—so learning to embrace the slow cooker (I’m madly in love with mine) will be a huge help for her on crazy weekdays, as well as relaxing weekends. I wanted to think out of the box so I could introduce Jenna's precious little girls to new tastes and flavor …

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10-minute chocolate and peanut butter cups

In this video, expert baker Harpreet Baura shows you how to make simple yet delicious no-bake chocolate and peanut butter cups.<p>This is the seventh video in a series showcasing a range of desserts that you can whip up in just 10 minutes.<p>Last week we shared a recipe for 10-minute Nutella and banana …

A Startup Guide to Developing a Digital Marketing Campaign (Infographic) - Small Business Trends

Having a strong online presence has become a necessity for businesses of all sizes.<p>Statistics show that more than half of consumers turn to the …

Six unexpected sources of renewable energy

<i>By Cat DiStasio</i><p>When it comes to discussions about renewable energy, solar and wind power often take center stage. To a lesser degree, other forms like geothermal energy and hydropower also get some attention. But many people may not be aware that there are many other sources of renewable energy …

Media Channels the Brightest B2B Marketers Use to Drive Leads [Infographic]

In their lead generation efforts, successful B2B marketers use a combination of platforms and channels in their marketing mix to engage and influence …

Marketing

17 Best YouTube Channels To Learn Web Development

Are you ready to begin a career in <b>web development</b> but don’t know where to start ?<p>Don’t worry !<p>Because today we are going to share 17 <b>awesome YouTube</b> …

Coding 101: Getting Started as an Adult

<b>Technology continues to play a greater role in everyday life, but those who weren’t exposed to computers or programming languages in school are</b> …

Top 10 Review Products-Top 10 Natural Exfoliators 2016

ElectronicsHome, GardenBeauty, HealthToys, KidsSports, OutdoorsPet Supplies<p>Beauty, Jewelry<p>View <b>1087</b><p>Top 10 Natural Exfoliators 2016<p>For those of you who …

5 Digital Marketing Strategies To Help Your Small Business Generate A Higher ROI This 2017

As an entrepreneur, you know that it takes more than an attractive and website to gain new customers, turn them to repeat customers (and increase your ROI in the process). Since more and more consumers go online to find and buy the products they need, it becomes increasingly important for you to up …

20 great UK walks with pubs, chosen by nature writers

Pull on your boots and enjoy the countryside in all its autumn glory. Ten of Britain’s best nature writers reveal their favourite routes – and where they like to refuel on the way<p><b>20 more UK walks with pub pit stops</b><p><b>Length: 11miles<br>Time: 5</b>½ <b>hours<br>Start/finish: Grassington National Park Centre</b> …

National Parks

Top 10 Gmail Tips for Power Users

Everyone has a Gmail account. We’re all used to archiving, labeling, and marking bad senders as spam, but you probably still spend a lot of time in …

Google announcing smart, fast-acting analytics for free

This past March, Google launched the Google Analytics 360 Suite, a set of integrated data and marketing analytics products designed for the needs of …

Customer Experience

Facebook, Google, Amazon, IBM, and Microsoft created a partnership to make AI seem less terrifying

The Justice League of artificial intelligence is finally here.<p>Nearly every major tech company with a large investment in AI—namely Facebook, Amazon, IBM, Microsoft, and Google—has joined to create a non-profit organization to educate the public about the technology and share industry best-practices …

Artificial Intelligence

Neural Networks Are Alarmingly Good at Identifying Blurred Faces

Thanks to AI, it’s getting much harder to hide your face from machines.<p>In a world of ubiquitous smart-phone cameras, drones, and Google Street View cars, there's probably never been a more important time to start protecting the identities of people unwittingly captured in photos and videos.<p>But …

Bayesian Regularization for #NeuralNetworks

If you are a science or math nerd, there is no way in hell you would have not heard of Bayes’s Theorem. It’s pervasive and quite a powerful inference …

The Core Capability of Subscription Business Model And Innovation That Pays off.

The value of an idea lies in the using of it.” -Thomas Edison<p>What I tell founders is not to sweat the business model too much at first. The most …

Study Results: The Top Ranked Companies For MBA Marketing Students

MBA students agonize over the “right” school to attend. How will the choice of an MBA program impact their first job? Or their career? Or their happiness?<p>While the choice of which MBA program to attend matters, just as much attention should be given to the first post-graduation job; it sets MBA …

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The She-Wolves Of Wall Street Don’t Wear Spiked Stilettos In ‘Equity’

When the she-wolves of Wall Street climb the corporate ladder, they do it in chic yet sensible footwear — spiked heels and patent leather pumps are …

Wall Street

Google Finds That Successful Teams Are About Norms Not Just Smarts

Which Google employees has made the biggest impact to the company over the past decade? Besides the familiar choices of Larry and Sundar, I’d …