André Barros

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Instagram Account Exposes How All Adventure Photos Look the Same on Instagram

If you scroll through Instagram long enough, you may start to notice something strange—everyone seems to have similar photographs. Don't believe it? Insta_repeat is a clever Instagram account that puts together collages of photos from across the popular social network. Though the photographers are …

The respect deficit

Economic inequality is an urgent problem. Deeper still is our loss of mutual respect, the foundation of a fair society<i>By Richard V Reeves</i>Read at Aeon

Labor Economics

YouTube shooting suspect built online persona as she scorned real world

The story of Nasim Aghdam, who used social media to fight for justice on a planet ‘full of diseases’, seems to reveal profound alienation<p>Nasim Aghdam sought to build a mass following online but seemed to shun connections in the real world, a world she saw as dark, diseased and unjust.<p>She chased …

A 1990s tech magazine made some eerily accurate predictions about the future

A prediction about future technology made in the late-1990s has gone viral because of its amazing "Simpsons" or "Hitchhiker's" levels of accuracy.<p>Back in 1999, tech editor Esther Schindler interviewed American science fiction writer David Gerrold for a prediction about the future of computing. A …

Personal Information

1 Personality Trait Steve Jobs Always Looked for When Hiring for Apple

Steve Jobs' hiring philosophy for Apple was unconventional at the time.<p>From the early days of Apple, Steve Jobs knew he wanted the build a successful company. At one point, Apple hired two "professional" managers from outside the company. Then Jobs promptly fired them.<p>"It didn't work at all," a …

DJ Maseo (De La Soul) Boiler Room London DJ Set

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Micro-Generation Born Between 1977-1983 Given New Name

As someone born in the early 1980s, I have never really identified with Generation X or The Millennials. I didn’t grow up in the time of technology …

7 SEO Secrets Every Marketer Should Know

Search engine optimization has come a long way from being dominated solely by black hat marketers to become more focused on the ultimate user …

The good guy/bad guy myth

Pop culture today is obsessed with the battle between good and evil. Traditional folktales never were. What changed?<i>By Catherine Nichols</i>Read at Aeon

The Ultimate Guide to the Regions of France

On the other side of the Atlantic, we tend to think of France as a vaguely star-shaped country with Paris as a dot somewhere toward the middle of the …

France

Want to Immediately Become More Successful? Stop Using These 4 Toxic Words

You don't need any more strategies or morning routines. You need to watch your language.<p>We know that relationships, nutrition, sleep, and exercise all play a positive effect on our chances for succeeding in business. However, what you may not know or simply be overlooking is the role your daily …

DTube

U2's first TV appearance

Skiers vs Snowboarders 1985

Kodak Announces ‘KODAKCoin’ as Cryptocurrency Specifically for Photographers

Kodak is stepping into the world of cryptocurrency and the market likes what it sees. The company recently announced that it's joining forces with Wenn Digital to launch its own bespoke cryptocurrency called KODAKCoin. Using blockchain technology, KODAKCoin will not only help photographers get paid …

The Basics of Blockchain Technology, Explained in Plain English

Anything and everything you need to know about what makes blockchain technology tick.<p>Historically, no asset has been a greater source of wealth …

Blockchain

6 Ways to Drastically Improve Your Website's Conversion Rate

Get more out of your existing audience with these six tips.<p>A lot of my online marketing consulting clients have the same dilemma when they come to me for advice -- their traffic numbers are solid, but the leads, sales and revenue just aren't there. Your conversion rate is one of the more, if not …

Marketing

Life lessons from Tadahisa Sakai, the last descendant of a Japanese samurai clan

About 150 years ago, at the end of Japan’s Edo period, a civil war resulted in the end of the samurai culture and the birth of modern Japan. One …

Toyota's boxy e-Palette may be the shareable future of transport

Toyota unveiled its new e-Palette concept vehicle this morning at a press conference at CES 2018. Its boxy silhouette is a bit dull at first glance, but that's okay. The e-Palette gets much more interesting the more you imagine how Toyota and its partners plan on filling and then re-filling this …

Lasagne al ragù

<b>Procedimento</b><p>Stufate a fuoco dolce gli odori in poco olio, bagnandoli con acqua fino a che non diventano tenerissimi.<p>Unite la carne macinata e cuocete …

All the Automation Triggers

MailChimp automation allows you to create automated emails that send when triggered by a subscriber's activity, or a certain date like a birthday. …

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Case Study: How Online Marketing Changes Every Damn Year

Occasionally, I’ll finish with a client and transition their online marketing programs to an internal team member. Then, a few years later, something …

Marketing

How Showcase Shopping Ads Can Boost Your Google Shopping Strategy

Showcase Shopping ads are the next step in reaching new customers for retailers. Because Google Shopping ads already drive as much as 70 percent of …

How Europe became so rich

In a time of great powers and empires, just one region of the world experienced extraordinary economic growth. How?<i>By Joel Mokyr</i>Read at Aeon

Globalization

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How to Do SEO for a “Tiny” Website That Doesn’t Have Any Visitors or Money

I have consulted thousands of businesses ranging from Fortune 100 companies to your local mom and pop shops.One of the biggest objection I hear from …

Marketing

SEO Automation: 4 Ways to Get Boring Tasks Done Quickly by @infobrandz

Some SEO tasks can now be automated with the right tools. Here's how to start saving time and resources now.The post SEO Automation: 4 Ways to Get …

Marketing