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Up to Speed on Deep Learning: June Update

Sharing some of the latest research, announcements, and resources on deep learning.<p><i>By</i> <i>Isaac Madan</i> <i>(</i><i>email</i><i>)</i><p>Continuing our series of deep learning …

Machine Learning

Zoho Launches Card Scanner With Direct CRM Integration

Zoho has a new Card Scanner app for iOS for its SaaS platform that allows a customer to take a photo of a business card and have that data stored in the Zoho CRM or as a new contact. The app scans business cards in English, French, German and Spanish. An Android app is coming soon.<p>Zoho developed …

Taking on TV: how Netflix is becoming an original programming powerhouse

Contributors:<p>Share Tweet<p><b>Share</b> Taking on TV: how Netflix is becoming an original programming powerhouse<p>share tweet Linkedin Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email<p>Back in 2011, Netflix took its first steps into a life beyond simply distributing content — it announced two original TV series, <i>Lilyhammer</i> and <i>House</i> …

Facebook spends big to keep up in mobile

SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — The world’s largest social network Facebook Inc. proved to investors that it has been focusing on its mobile business, …

San Francisco

Why Is Working From Home Such A Big Trend?

The advent of telecommuting or working at home has transformed the global economy. More often referenced as ‘remote work’ by human resource …

Remote Working

How to Start an Online Business: Tips from the Front Line

As an entrepreneur, you have the great fortune of being able to get tons of information about how to start a business, build your brand and create a …

Analyst: iPhone 5S Will Have Larger Camera, New Fingerprint Technology, Same Screen Size

Topeka analyst Brian White today issued a new research note summarizing his thoughts on the phone he calls the iPhone 5S, expected to be released this summer. Most notably, he seems to have reversed his prior assertion that the next iPhone will have multiple screen sizes, noting that at a trade …

Photo Community 500px Announces New Professional Portfolios, Price Increase Giving Paid Accounts Unlimited Storage

Toronto-based photo-sharing service 500px is revamping its professional Portfolios product, the startup announced today. The new portfolios, which are currently in beta testing, will eventually function more like standalone e-commerce sites for selling photography, offering more customization …

Facebook Home delivered to Google Play – available for Android now

If you’ve got one of the few smartphones compatible with Facebook Home (the app) here at the launch, you’re in luck! It’s out now, available for …

What Is Facebook Graph Search? - B&T

The meat tray at an industry trivia night aside, there can be no greater accolade in Australian media than a B&T gong.<p>Posted 1 day …

Ebooks made up 22.55 percent of all US publishing revenue in 2012

The US publishing industry appears to be turning over a new leaf: ebook sales made up 22.5 percent of the industry's net revenue last year, according to a new survey from the Association of American Publishers. That's up from just 0.05 percent 10 years prior, when the AAP first began keeping track …

Hotels get more creative with digital screens

Hotels to guests: Put down your iPads and SmartPhones. There's something much more visually appealing to distract you in hotel lobbies these days.<p>They are digital screens, big and flashy ones, that hotels are hoping will draw guests out of their rooms and into the lobbies to learn more about the …

How Corporate Logos Evolve

How Corporate Logos Evolve, from The Logo Company, shows us how even iconic world-wide recognized company logos change over time.<p><i>We often get asked</i> …

YAHOO SOURCE: Here's The Real Reason Marissa Mayer Bought A 17-Year-Old's Startup For $30 Million

Before Yahoo shut it down, Summly was a news aggregation app for smartphones.<p>The deal got a lot of attention because Summly's CEO is 17-year-old Nick D'Aloisio.<p>We found the deal strange from the get-go.<p>Three big reasons:<p>D'Aloisio is still going to high school in London, thousands of miles away from …

10 Steps to a Remarkable Company Culture

Sure, you want your company to be a great place to work. Here's how to do it, starting today.<p>Paul Spiegelman, the founder and CEO of BerylHealth, a hospital call-center business, talks and writes often about the importance of building a strong company culture--not just because it's a nice thing to …

Employee Engagement

7 Responsive Design Tips to Revamp Your Workflow

Responsive design is rapidly becoming the new standard in our industry, along with its evolving carousel of best practices, platforms and tools. The …

Bring Your Own Device: In 2013 There Will Be More Mobile Devices Than People On Earth

Mobile devices will soon outnumber us – is the <i>Matrix</i> far behind? According to projections found in a new Cisco® Visual Networking Index (VNI) Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast Update. The report projects that by the end of 2013; there will be more mobile-connected devices than there are people on …