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Florida Teen Survives 'Brain-Eating' Amoeba Infection

A Florida teenager has beaten the odds, surviving an infection by a rare amoeba that kills nearly all of its victims.<p>Sebastian DeLeon, 16, was on vacation in Orlando when he started feeling sick.<p>He had a headache on Friday that got worse by Saturday. His parents took him to a local hospital, where …

Disease

Dev

With $10 million in funding, 2 ex-Googlers launch Mabl to bring machine learning to software testing<p>Amazon launches second Alexa Accelerator for voice-driven startups<p>Vectra raises $36 million for its AI cybersecurity technology<p>How to run a Bitcoin full node on Google Cloud<p>Google Pay's big global …

The 10 Best Travel Documentaries On Netflix That Will Motivate You To Hit The Road

<b>Last Updated: March 9th</b><p>Sometimes you need a nudge to get out that door and hit the road. Other times you need a full on shove. Below you’ll find a round-up the best travel documentaries on Netflix. Read, then watch to discover faraway places and the mad few who wander to the edges of the map in …

China's Pivot To Latin America: Beijing's Growing Security Presence In America's Backyard

China’s extremely ambitious efforts under Xi Jinping to extend its reach around the globe and to put its economic clout to work aggressively pursuing its strategic goals have had considerable impact on Latin America. As I’ve written previously, the nature of Chinese economic engagement with Latin …

China

Why Travel is Good for Your Dreams

As part of the research for my next book about how to make a dream come true I've been watching Oprah's Master Class, and in an episode where Alicia Keys shares some of her life lessons, I was struck that of of all the incredible things she has experienced. It was a trip to Egypt that was one of …

Trains

Just Finished Serial? Here Are 11 Podcasts Every Marketer Should Listen To

Finished the fantastic Serial podcast and hungry for more? Here are 11 essential podcasts for marketers.

Marketing

Burma Uncovered: Amazing Shots From a Photographer's Paradise

This Artist Uses Banana Peels To Create Eye-Catching Art

It's pretty un-peel-lievable.

Art

Our 25 Most Shared Online Marketing Posts of 2014

We have a rich history here at Online Marketing Blog of talking about topics that have a bit of staying power for relevancy.<p>From the integration of …

Marketing

44 Pop Culture Moments To Get Excited About In 2015

<b>Amy Poehler And Tina Fey's (Last) Golden Globes Monologue (Jan. 11)</b><p>Farewell, greatest Golden Globes hosts of all time!<p><b>"Parks And Recreation" Final Season (Jan. 13)</b><p>Say goodbye to Pawnee, waffles and Ron Swanson.<p><b>"Broad City" Season 2, (Jan. 14)</b><p>Vape life.<p><b>"The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore" (Jan. …

The Pioneer Woman's Best Tomato Soup Ever — Most Popular Pin of the Week

It's no surprise that The Pioneer Woman's tomato soup was pinned more than any other recipe this week: This warming, creamy blend of tomatoes and …

3 Things the X-Men Know About Digital Marketing That You Don't

The X-Men are a team of heroes brought together to create a world for mutants and humans to co-exist peacefully. Look harder though and you'll see three habits of the X-Men that can help your digital marketing.<p><b>1</b> -- <b>The sum is greater than the parts</b> -- As individuals the X-Men are some of the weakest …

Marketing

How the tech elite teach Stanford students to build billion-dollar companies (in 11 quotes)

Stanford is offering a class in startups taught by some of the most successful tech founders in the valley. The class was packed on day one, as famed investor Sam Altman revealed some of the secrets he teaches aspiring startups at incubator Y Combinator. You can watch the full lecture with Altman …

The Crucial Fact Most Marketers Miss About Millennials: Big Changes for Gen Y Marketing

Picture your “typical” millennial. Young, tethered to social media, still living at home. New data reveals that not only is this picture wrong—it’s obsolete. The digitally native generation that helped elect Barack Obama, embraces equal marriage rights, and cares deeply about the environment is …

Digital Video Vital Signs: How Healthy Is Your Online Video Investment?

Ten years ago, the hit TV show Friends aired its final season, with more than 52 million people watching. Back then, giving viewers the ability to …

Facebook Is Partnering With Stripe to Power "Buy" Button

Stripe adds Facebook to its list of impressive partnership deals.<p>Facebook first began testing a “Buy” button within the News Feed in July, and payments startup Stripe has been tasked with powering the technology, <b>Re/code</b> has learned.<p>The “Buy” button, which allows Facebook users to purchase goods …

10 Content Marketing Lessons from The World's Fastest Growing Websites

The media world is witnessing the changing of the guard. The new brash upstarts have embraced, integrated and are applying the technology of the …

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14 Tools to Streamline Your Social Media Marketing

Shares 8K<p>Do you want to manage social media more efficiently?<p>Do you have the right tools?<p>To streamline your approach, you’ll need resources that work …

Public Relations

Why You Should Care That Google Ended Its Mandatory Google+ Integration

Google has quietly done away with the mandatory integration of Google+ for new Gmail users, adding fuel to the fire that is the speculation of the …

Choose the Best Social Media Campaign

<b>It’s your last chance to decide who won summer 2014 on social.</b> We’ve used our circle of influencers and very own CEO to choose the best summer …

How to Build an Influencer Marketing Strategy

Today, consumers are bombarded with messages from marketers about how those marketers' products or services are better than those of others, and how …

12 Mistakes You Shouldn't Make on Twitter If You Want More Followers

You have successfully made an official Twitter account… what’s next? You need to grow your followers.<p>Twitter is one of the many social media …

Which millennial news sites are really attracting millennials?

There has been a rash of new startups based on the belief that millennials — that holy grail 18-34 demographic — are disaffected by the traditional …

New York Times

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>As we approach back-to-school season, it's easy to start feeling nostalgic for the long, careless days we spent relaxing in the sun. But before we …

The essential guide to making your marketing go viral

There seems to be an idea floating around the marketing industry that viral marketing also means free marketing. Whenever I speak with a group and they discuss their budget limitations, they always speak whimsically about the opportunity for their message to go viral, thereby giving them a …

Millennials Transform Charitable Giving Into Philanthropic Action

It's no secret that millennials - kids born after 1980 and before 2000 - have already had a huge impact on the world; changing the way businesses do...business. After all, they're different. Often accused of narcissism, they actually seem to embrace just the opposite: communalism, as recent …

Demographics

The Week in Review: Why Millennials Matter

Ranging in age from 14 to 34, the millennial generation is a study in contrasts. In spite of their technological savvy, liberal politics and college …

Sequoia ponies up another $50M so Medallia can listen to more customers

Sequoia Capital has doubled its bet as the sole investor in customer experience platform Medallia, adding another $50 million to its previous $55 million.<p>This represents one of Sequoia’s largest investments in a single company. “Their transformative impact on how the Fortune 1000 manages customer …

9 Ways to Become More Creative in the Next 10 Minutes | Inc.com

Modern culture often labels creativity as natural gift. Artists get showered with praise and proclamations of "you're so <i>talented</i>," but truthfully, talent has little to do with it.<p>Creativity is a skill to be learned, practiced, and developed, just like any other. Juggling takes practice, as does …

Creativity