Wm Cole Smith

157 Flips | 6 Magazines | 1 Following | 10 Followers | @WmColeSmith | Since 1989 building businesses as a creative entrepreneur, Business Strategist, Digital Strategist; I enjoy building bridges between companies, customers, employees and stakeholders by creating experiences that inspire and connect brands with people, nurture communities, and foster profitable relationships to engage the technology evolution to sustain and grow businesses.

Wearable technology set to take the workplace by storm

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Like the PC, mobile phone and tablet, wearable technology is poised to change how organizations collect, access and use …

If you Hate Press Releases, Check Out Opera's 'PR Machine'

Here at The Next Web, we often get asked what kinds of press releases are the best to send us – should they be long, detailed and formal, or brief and to-the-point? “Somewhere in the middle,” is the best answer we can give. No-one here likes dull, buzzword-laden essays, but you’ve got to have at …

Marketing, Lead Generation & Digital Promotion by Social Able

We are a passionate about design bunch of fellas that take pride in their work<p>Testimonial<p>Having Socialable develop a marketing plan and implement it …

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Intel Has Acquired Kno, Will Push Further Into The Education Content Market With Interactive Textbooks

We had a tip about, and have now confirmed, Intel’s latest acquisition: Kno, the education startup that started life as a hardware business and later pivoted into software — specifically via apps that let students read interactive versions of digitized textbooks.<p>“I can confirm Intel has purchased …

13 Reasons You’re Not As Successful As You Should Be #infographic via @TheSel...

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What You Need to Know About the Google Hummingbird Update by @Alicia_LW

Google celebrated its 15th birthday in the same garage where Larry Page and Sergey Brin founded what’s now the world’s largest search-engine. It was …

Supercapacitor: Today's energy revolution

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Five things Netflix is going to disrupt next

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Netflix (s NFLX) has made binge viewing mainstream, and demonstrated that you don’t need to be a traditional TV networks to …

Guardian: the wearable Bluetooth tech that helps you track your kid

Nearly 8-million children get lost every year. The shocking statistic inspired Taiwanese startup Beluvv to create Guardian, a small wearable device …

First-ever condor cam now live in Big Sur; this ain't no panda cam

The first California condor cam took flight in Big Sur Monday, allowing the public and scientists a glimpse of the endangered bird in the wild.<p>The solar-powered webcam, installed by the Oakland Zoo and Ventana Wildlife Society, is the first to monitor the largest North American land bird in the …

Why 15% Of Americans Don't Use The Internet

Americans aren’t giving up on the internet, but 15% of us don’t want to be bothered.<p>Call them the “undecided voters” of cyber space, but according to a survey by the Pew Research Center, 21% of respondents who aren’t online say they’re off because the web doesn’t interest them.<p>What? Not interested …

A Company's Tweets Can Help Make It Creditworthy

For many online and other small businesses, getting a loan or a big cash advance is tough. Banks and other traditional lenders are often leery of those without years of financial statements and solid credit scores.<p>But some lenders and other financial services companies are beginning to assess …

Nielsen to roll out Twitter ratings for TV shows on Monday

Television networks have been tapping Twitter hashtags for a couple of years to drum up more buzz for their programs. But shows with the greatest Twitter activity do not always correlate to programs with the highest ratings, according new Nielsen data, cited by the the Wall Street Journal.<p>That is …

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Cloud Security: Mobile Startup Lookout Gets $55M Led By Deutsche Telekom To Go Global & Target Enterprise

Mobile security company Lookout is all about protecting user’s mobile devices against malicious threats, a business that today has 45 million customers. Today it’s raising its own profile a little bit more. The startup is announcing another $55 million in funding, led by strategic investor Deutsche …

Is paid iCloud storage a good deal, or can you do better? Cloud storage roundup

With former MobileMe customers losing their additional 20GB of free storage a couple of days ago, there are probably a bunch of new people eyeing the paid iCloud upgrade options and wondering whether or not to hand over their cash. So we thought it would be a useful to take a look at the other …

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Automate All The Things: How To Get Started With IFTTT

If This Then That, better known as IFTTT is an amazing tool, though one a bit tricky to explain—namely because it’s so versatile. Many things to many people, IFTTT offers a flexible, powerful platform for productivity that just about anyone can come to love.<p>Want to get a text every time it’s …