krginls

23 Flips | 7 Magazines | 6 Likes | @krginls | Keep up with krginls on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “krginls”

Yelp gets into the delivery business with Eat24 acquisition

Yelp is about to get a bit more useful. The app and site you check before you eat anywhere new just announced that it has acquired food delivery service Eat24.<p>Announced today, Yelp wants to expand Eat24 to work with the one million Yelp restaurants listed on the service. That’s a huge ramp up from …

Will increasing cyber attacks spell the end of username and password security?

US regulators are considering mandating that companies ramp up online protections, but analysts warn there is no immediate cure-all<p>When a burglar breaks into a home, changing the locks or otherwise shoring up the home’s security is among the first things likely to get done in the …

Personal Information

A Security Expert Just Published 10 Million Passwords And Usernames

Here’s what you can do to keep yours from making any future lists<p>Yesterday, security consultant Mark Burnett released 10 million passwords and corresponding usernames in a data set he made using existing information. And he promises it's for the greater good.<p>Burnett says he had to write a blog post …

Why DevOps, Integration, and Continuous Delivery Hold The Key to Enterprise Mobile App Dev

<b>Co-authored by Ben Kerschberg & John Wheeler</b><p>DevOps (“development” + “operations”) is a lean and agile process by which an enterprise’s Development team, IT Operations, and Quality Assurance departments <b>collaborate to deliver software in a continuous manner</b>. DevOps allows those departments to develop …

The Daily Startup: NodeSource Raises $3M to Modernize Software Development

Art by Mike Lucas<p>In this morning’s Web roundup, Aligned Partners raises $50 million for new fund. A look at crowdfunding through syndication sites. And the sale of Fab.com may be coming soon.

Dow Jones

The easier path to getting rich

Growing up, I was a terrible baseball player. Far better with my feet than with my hands -- soccer was my preferred sport -- my Little League career consisted of bunting to get on base.<p>All of 80 pounds, I'd be lucky to hit a ball into the outfield. Being short, my strike zone went from my ankles to …

Can Social Listening Make You Millions In The Stock Market?

Ever wonder how to beat the buzz before the news?<p>Without a doubt, you’ve seen the market update that “XYZ Stock (that you don’t own) soars on approval news.” But by the time you see it, the price has already peaked. Those types of updates, despite appearing within the lightning-fast world of social …

'We're beating rival funds by avoiding the FTSE 100'

George Godber and Georgina Hamilton, who manage the Miton UK Value Opportunities fund, name the bombed-out shares they are buying<p>The job of a value investor is to spot shares trading at bargain prices compared with their true value.<p>The hope is that in time other investors will realise that the …

Gartner Predicts Infrastructure Services Will Accelerate Cloud Computing Growth

As public cloud computing gains greater adoption across enterprises, there’s an increased level of spending occurring on infrastructure-related services including Infrastructure-as-a-Service(IaaS). Enterprises are prioritizing how to get cloud platforms integrated with legacy systems to make use of …

Smart Photo Organizer app review: organize your photos in albums using smart app

Introduction<p>Trying to locate a photo in your phone’s album can be a time consuming task if it is not well-organized. To solve this problem, Backpackr …

New Power BI features available for preview | Microsoft Power BI Blog | Microsoft Power BI

Today we are previewing new features for Power BI, our self-service business intelligence solution designed for everyone. Power BI reduces the …

The Science Behind How Boredom Benefits Creative Thought

Recent studies show that a little boredom in your day opens up the potential for more creative thinking.<p>Boredom gets a bad rap. Truly amazing ideas and offbeat solutions have often come from endless hours of daydreaming.<p>If space and time is what you need to make unusual connections, then why does …

Phishing attacks prey on victims of massive Anthem health insurance hack

Fraudsters and hackers have seized on this week's massive hack of Anthem — the second largest health insurance company in the US — as an opportunity to perpetrate phishing scams. Cybercrime journalist Brian Krebs reports that subscribers past and present to Anthem services like Blue Cross Blue …

Why The Anthem Security Breach Was Such A Wake-Up Call For The Health Industry

Nobody wants to have their financial information stolen. But the implications of medical-related hack attacks are far scarier.<p>Anthem, the second largest health insurance provider in the United States, revealed on Thursday that its records have been compromised by hackers—resulting in the possible …

PhotoSweeper Upgrade Takes Control Of Your Photo Collection

Whether you’re a photo pro, advanced enthusiast or rank amateur, getting the perfect shot is critical. The problem is that you often generate many more imperfect and extremely similar shots that wind out being disposable.<p>Having fewer and better shots not only saves hard drive (and even cloud) space …

Mobile Technologies Becoming A Growth Engine For Small And Medium Businesses

The top 25% of small & medium enterprises (SMEs) are seeing two times the revenue growth and up to eight times the number of jobs created based on their adoption of mobile technologies.<p>SMEs that lead their industries in mobile adoption are also seeing up to 50% of all web searches for their …

Mobile

This Austin startup thinks it can help IT leaders help each other

Ah, the IT department. Relegated to the role of resident crank, IT will never be the sexiest branch of the company tree. It is, however, absolutely …

Seven startup metrics all entrepreneurs must track

Do you know what your numbers are telling you about your sales, customer retention and cash flow?<p>Not spending enough time gauging your business's progress can be just as harmful as wasting your time with needless emails or Excel sheets. You may be so focused on getting your business to the next …

A New Renaissance For Startup Funding

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Larry Alton is an independent business consultant specializing in social media trends, business, and entrepreneurship.</i><p>Only once before has a market been so excited to fund agile, adventurous new startups. According to CB Insights, private and corporate investors put $47.3 billion into …

Are media companies building another house of cards on SnapChat?

Image copyright Flickr / Yuko Honda.If there’s an “It Girl” in the online-media space right now — a single company that sums up the current …