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The world’s cheapest tablet is about to become the world’s cheapest phablet

DataWind, the company behind the $40 tablet, this week finished shipping 100,000 devices to the Indian Institute of Technology. It’s been quite a journey. But DataWind’s founders are already working on the next iteration, called Aakash 3, and it has one significant upgrade: a place to stick a SIM …

Mobile

Why you should access online banking on your smartphone rather than your computer

Clay Calvert, the director of cybersecurity for MetroStar Systems, has a strategy for banking online designed to increase its security. MetroStar is a consultancy that has worked with government agencies—from the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia to the FBI—to create systems that protect highly …

App Store

Clio Names Google 2013 Advertiser of the Year

The Clio Awards has named Google its 2013 Advertiser of the Year, Ogilvy & Mather its 2013 Agency Network of the Year and Marcel Worldwide in Paris …

Stop Forgetting The Important Stuff From Your Meetings, Thanks To Retrace

It’s possible that you are an incredibly organized person who remembers everything important from your meetings, and you’re part of an incredibly organized team where every post-meeting task is communicated clearly. But … maybe not. Maybe stuff slips through the cracks. That’s where Retrace, an app …

The 5 Cornerstone Values that Build an Authoritative Online Presence - Copyblogger

You’ve seen us talking a lot about authority — authority with your audience, with search engines, with colleagues, with other web publishers.<p>Why do …

LinkedIn Lets You Illustrate Your Talents With Pics, Video

LinkedIn added the ability to showcase users' talents in a whole new way Wednesday: pictures and video. Now LinkedIn users can add visual content to …

The Top 10 Most Infuriating Things about WordPress and How to Fix Them

Using WordPress is an experience that is very much like using another CMS, but it is also an experience that is completely unlike using any other CMS.<p>…