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DORA offers a realistic telepresence experience through Oculus Rift

Many commercial telepresence robots are merely screens or iPads on moving platforms. DORA (Dexterous Observational Roving Automaton), however, promises to make users feel like they've been transported to another location when it does become available. The system was created by a team of University …

Our inside look at Microsoft's HoloLens leaves us wanting more

The software maker sheds light on the secretive workings of the ambitious holographic headset -- by making us develop an app in real time.<p>Don't expect any Minority Report-style full-hand motions any time soon.

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CRM Trends and Predictions for 2015

<b>2015 sees the continuation of many CRM trends, but now there are tools for you to capitalize on them.</b><p>Roll up your sleeves for the new year! Why, we …

Customer Experience

Probamos Project Ara: el móvil modular de Google es modular de verdad

¡Módulos! Tienen un aspecto espectacular. Desgraciadamente, eso es todo lo que podemos decir después del brevísimo tiempo que hemos pasado con el …

Research Shows Metrics Marketers Think Matter Most

Shares 4K<p>How are you measuring social media in 2015?<p>Do you know which metrics to watch?<p>Research reveals that over the past four years, most marketers …

Newbie Growth Hacker Series: Calls to Action that Convert

In the first two parts of our newbie growth hacker series, we helped you set up ads and landing pages to move more traffic successfully through your …

Tech giants, government promote computer science with Hour of Code

Coding sounds hard, but sometimes all a kid (or grown-up) needs is a push in the right direction. That's the motivation for the second annual Hour of Code, which runs between December 8th and 14th as part of Computer Science Education Week. The initiative from non-profit site Code.org is designed …

Cicret Bracelet, la pulsera convierte tu brazo en un tablet

Una nueva generación de dispositivos electrónicos está creciendo rápidamente y son muchos los investigadores que desean innovar en este campo, esta …

El creador del hashtag revela que su invención fue "un tropiezo accidental"

<b>Chris Messina, el hombre que desencadenó el uso del hashtag en Twitter describió su invención como "un tropiezo accidental con una idea muy simple".</b><p>Durante una entrevista con la BBC, Messina, un estadounidense de 33 años, dijo que no ganó ningún dinero del fenómeno que desató pero dijo sentirse …

Tests show modern SSDs can handle a thousand years of use

Most heavy data users can't wait for the day when hard disks, with their fragile, spinny parts, are put out to pasture for good. But just how much better are SSDs? Despite any horror stories you may have heard, the answer is <i>a lot,</i> according to tests on recent models by <i>The Tech Repor</i><i>t</i>. It forced six …

o: The surprising power of emoticons

From :) to ¯\(°_o)/¯, there are now thousands of emoticons, and as Chris Baraniuk discovers, some can even sway our behaviour.<p>It all started with an awkward moment online. In the early 1980s, computer scientist Scott Fahlman realised his words were failing him. When communicating with others on a …

Language

Why Marketers Struggle To Understand Analytics

I want to understand why marketers struggle with digital analytics. I’ve spent close to a decade helping companies navigate digital technology; and at the heart of my work, there has been an emphasis to properly measure and account for my efforts.<p>I’ve learned that it doesn’t matter what industry …

Snapchat messages disappear, but the money you can send in them doesn't

Heads up, millennials: Snapchat isn't just for sending evaporating selfies anymore. Thanks to a newly inked deal with Square (of all companies), you'll soon be able to fire off money at your Snapchat contacts after you've created a Snapcash account and connected a debit card. Really. It's that …

NYC to replace most of its payphones with free gigabit WiFi in 2015

Can you remember the last time you used a payphone? Neither can we. Public telephones are an outmoded piece of our communication infrastructure, and NYC is ready to replace them. The city has been toying with the idea for years, and today it finally announced its final plans: LinkNYC -- a network …

Defining A Growth Hacker: Three Common Characteristics

<i>In this series titled “Defining a growth hacker”, I will be exploring the meaning and practical application of growth hacking through a number of interviews with prominent growth hackers. This is the first post the series and will outline the common characteristics of a growth hacker.</i><p>Growth hackers …

Solar-powered cycle path is like riding on a river of stars

The inventor of the Netherlands' smart highway has created a solar-powered bicycle path with a swirling pattern inspired by Van Gogh.<p>Although its smart highway didn't have all the features intended, the Netherlands-based Studio Roosegarde did manage to implement its most power-saving idea: …

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WriteRack, escribe mensajes largos para su división en tweets consecutivos

Los usuarios de Twitter solemos acortar las palabras a la hora de escribir nuestros tweets al objeto de que pueda caber todo lo que deseamos expresar …

London's Tube is now home to 150 WiFi-connected stations

While full mobile service on the Underground may still be a pipe dream, Virgin Media has helped connect travellers by serving London's Tube stations with glorious free WiFi. The company has steadily brought more locations online since it launched the service more than two years ago, but today it …

Cómo escribir el copy perfecto en 11 pasos

Para los que no conocen el término, el copywriting es el arte de entregar las palabras de una forma estratégica que consiga generar <b>respuesta directa</b>. …

Growth Hacking: Herramientas y definición

Cada vez más palabras en inglés se unen al vocabulario que utilizamos en nuestro día a día, sobre todo en el mundo startup o del marketing online. Un …

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Track Customer Value<p>Sustainable growth is a function of understanding, measuring, and improving the value your company delivers to customers.<p>Uncover …

The Number One Secret to B2B Content Marketing Success Plus 150 B2B Marketing Statistics

Who doesn’t like a secret? Especially the single, most important content marketing secret to success for B2B companies.<p>This year’s <i>Benchmarks,</i> …

10 hábitos que te convertirán en un Growth Hacker

<b>¿Quieres convertirte en un verdadero Growth Hacker?</b> Estás en el lugar indicado porque hoy en No sin mis cookies contamos con un profesional en la …

14 Social Media Marketing Tools Recommended by the Pros

Shares 27K<p>Are you looking for new social media marketing tools?<p>Do you want to know which tools today’s social media professionals recommend?<p>It’s not …

What will the internet look like in 2040?

In 25 years, will life online be bright or bleak? Chris Baraniuk analyses competing visions for the future of the internet.<p>In March 1989 Sir Tim Berners-Lee wrote a memo that led, eventually, to the web. That was 25 years ago this year. Back in the 1980s, even the simple concept of documents which …

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