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10 Must Have WordPress Plugins of 2013 Every Blogger Should Know About - Jeffbullas's Blog

How many of you think that having a lot of WordPress plugins slows down your site? That’s only true if you use poorly coded WordPress plugins.<p>With …

One Of These Ads Will Win The Emmy For Best Commercial Of The Year

The Emmys aren't just for your favorite TV shows. There's a prize for what comes in the commercial breaks, too.<p>Four ads were nominated for the Best Commercial Emmy Award today.<p>Google Chrome, Nike, Canon, and Grey Poupon are all in the running to bring the prize home in September. Here are the …

A German Company Has Created A Way To Beam Ads Through Windows Into Your Brain

It uses something called "bone conduction technology" which transmits sound to the inner ear by passing vibrations through the skull, reports the BBC's Leo Kelion. That makes it seem like the sound is coming from inside your head.<p>Sky tested it with a campaign called the Talking Window where they …

How (and Why) to Create a 'Restricted' List on Facebook

We have all had to accept Facebook friend requests from people we'd rather not share intimate details of our day-to-day lives with, whether that's …

Wedding Photograph Features a Hungry T-Rex Chasing the Bridal Party

Here’s a fun wedding photo idea we’ve never seen before: dinosaur photobombing. Baton Rouge, Louisiana-based wedding photographer Quinn Miller …

7 Memorable Graduation Speeches by Entrepreneurs and Other Leaders

Among the thousands of graduation addresses given each year, these stand out--mostly for the right reasons.<p>In 1994, I witnessed perhaps history's most insane commencement addresses, at Wheaton College in Norton, Mass.<p>Connie Chung, then the anchor of CBS Evening News, offered a …

Siri's Going Through Puberty, but Not Fast Enough

Apple's Siri is coming of age. No, there are no signs of pop music addiction, menstruation or mood swings, but this week we saw some other strong …

Taiwan: Come for the tourism, stay for the free Wi-Fi

Taiwan is making it easy for foreign tourists to stay connected.<p>The government recently announced that international travelers to the country will be able to access free Wi-Fi at 4,400 hot spots at indoor public spaces throughout the country. By showing a passport, tourists can open an account on …

Back to Basics: Android versions explained

Welcome friends to the “Back to Basics” series, where we run a fine toothed comb over each and every aspect of Android so that you can make an educated decision on which Android device is for you. This week’s edition is all about Android versions, and we’ll be releasing a new edition to the series …

Yahoo + Tumblr = Big Win. Facebook + Tumblr = Bigger Win

Yahoo is going to buy Tumblr for $1 billion on Monday according to reports.<p>In this post I will explain to you why the media is freaking out, why big …

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Zynga Tells CupidWithFriends To Stop Using ‘With Friends’

Zynga has apparently told the makers of the dating website CupidWithFriends that they need to change the site’s name, because it allegedly infringes on Zynga’s trademarks.<p>CupidWithFriends was built by the startup Apartment 7 (which also released the dating apps Flock and Wednesday Night). The site …

7 Terrifying Small Organisms That Can Mess you up

There are many illnesses that a traveler can encounter while on the road. Most people are familiar with malaria, hepatitis, and yellow fever, a …

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24-Year-Old Ogilvy Employee Dies From 'Overwork'

According to local TV news program Yangzi Evening News, the Ogilvy & Mather Beijing employee died of "overwork." He had been working overtime the month prior to his death, not leaving the office before 11p.m.<p><b>UPDATE:</b> Ogilvy Denies 24-Year-Old China Employee Was Worked To Death.<p>Reports say that Yuan …

Facebook's New Mobile Product Is A Huge Flop Because It Was Built By iPhone Users

There was a huge press conference, attended by reporters from around the globe.<p>There were commercials.<p>There was a new phone from HTC, co-branded with Facebook and sold with the software installed.<p>In the month and a half since, Facebook Home has been a fairly embarrassing flop so far.<p>HTC had to cut …

Woman Found Alive in Rubble 17 Days After Bangladesh Building Collapse

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>In a stunning development out of Bangladesh, workers cleaning up the wreckage of a collapsed garment …

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How Messaging Apps Are Disrupting The Mobile Ecosystem

However, a new batch of companies are providing over-the-top (OTT) messaging services — services that send instant messages over the Internet and don't depend on wireless cell networks.<p>The OTT services are already causing big changes in the mobile industry. From Facebook's Messenger service to …

Nissan's iPad Ad For 'Self-Healing Paint' Will Take Tablet Owners By Surprise

To convey how cool the technology is, the car company joined up with TBWA/G1 Paris, OMD Europe, and Dan Paris, to make a surprising iPad ad that teaches unsuspecting consumers how cool and unexpected the feature is.<p>Users came across a seemingly innocuous ad for the Nissan 370Z when flipping through …