Digital Age

Facebook’s about-face on news credibility

Rather than rely on machines to pick items for its news feed, the media giant will now trust its users to select trustworthy media outlets. The move …

Journalism

Spotlight: Does Trump's achievements outweigh failure in first year as U.S. president?

Spotlight: Does Trump's achievements outweigh failure in first year as U.S. president?<p>Protesters attend the 2018 Women's March in New York, the …

News (China)

The Last Taboo: Job Searching in the Digital Age

The internet has revolutionized the job search, but it hasn’t really changed job seekers’ attitudes about privacy. People share many details of their …

Employment

Teach Tweens About Earning and Paying Interest | Investopedia

• Teaching Financial Literacy to Tweens: Introduction<br>• Teaching Financial Literacy to Tweens: Income and Expenses<br>• Teaching Financial Literacy to Tweens: …

Personal Finance

Event Experience Design: The New Way to Craft Winning Attendee Experiences in 2018

This is a sponsored post written by Michelle Wong, Content & Channel Marketing Manager, and Hailey Chan, PR & Social Media Specialist, EventMobi. …

Customer Experience

“The monster you don’t see is worse”: When an ex shares your intimate photos online

On “Memory Motel,” a man tries to regain control over images of his own body<p>Since we are our memories, we should be able to curate them, to share them as our story, or to forget them and leave room for transformation.<p>But the internet often leaves us with little control over what’s remembered or …

Love

Is FOTU Fueling Millennial Anxiety (and Depression)?

<i>“But I’m not sure!” “What if?” “I don’t know if it’s good enough</i>.” Feelings of uncertainty and doubt come part and parcel with building a life you …

Mindfulness

The Human Factor Is Key To Business Success In The Digital Age

If the business community has learned anything over the last 10 years, it’s how to prevail in a difficult market environment. Driven by economic challenges, organizations have learned how to work leaner, cut costs and use digital technologies to survive. But, in a time when a wealth of new …

Sustainability

Trust War: Dangerous Trends in Cyber Conflict

In 2007, Idaho National Laboratory conducted a test in which hypothetical hackers opened and closed a diesel generator’s circuit breakers. The video …

Cybersecurity

Bits & Bytes | Digital-Only Magazine Covers, Fashion and Wearables

This week, digital magazine covers are bringing media brands into the new age, while fashion's love affair with wearables may be over.<p><b>Digital-Only</b> …

South-east Asia

Facebook is the world’s biggest — and saddest — cemetery

Facebook serves as a graveyard for an estimated 50 million people, with 3 million more Facebook users — at the very least — dying every year.<p>The …

Facebook slammed for censoring German street artist

German social media platforms are censoring legitimate context, including an image by an award-winning artist. Critics say Germany's much-lauded "lex …

Germany

How a teenage developer from Nigeria learned to code on a Nokia feature phone and ended up at an MIT-backed startup that makes online education more accessible

Startups

Can the City of Kodak and Xerox Rebuild Its Workforce for the Digital Age?

Lovely Warren likes to keep her ear to the ground. As the mayor of Rochester, New York, an aging, hardscrabble city perched on the chilly shores of …

Cities

Top 5 Direct Mail Myths Debunked

With continued advances in digital marketing automation, you might believe the myth that direct mail is dead. However, the technology making email …

Marketing

Danish police charge 1,004 youths with distributing sexually explicit material of two 15-year-olds following a tip-off from Facebook

Mark W. Schaefer, Author & Speaker at One Squared in Minneapolis

Mark Schaefer<p>Marketing Consultant<p>About Mark<p>Mark is a globally recognized author, speaker, podcaster, and business consultant who blogs at {grow} — …

Digital Marketing

When will social media companies get serious about their effect on young kids?

The list of people who are worried about what technology and social media are doing to our kids’ brains is growing.<p>Last week, the Lancet published (pdf) an editorial calling for social media companies to step up. “Key to protecting children on social media is more responsibility and better …

Sean Parker

Banking’s Digital Talent Crisis: Who Will Fill the Tech Void?

Banks and credit unions can't find enough people with the digital technology skills they need. And the problem is getting worse.

Banking

Seven Tips for Analog Lawyers in the Digital Age

A few months ago, I had a matter involving another lawyer who was serving as a neutral evaluator in a Federal Tort Claims Act case. He was an …

American Bar Association

iFreaks: New App Attempts To Legally Solidify Sexual Consent Prior To Bumpin’ Uglies

<i>Image via Getty</i>New App Aims To Bring Legal Consent To Sex Into The Digital AgeRape, sexual assault and sexual harassment have always been hot button …

African-American Culture

India to host ‘Olympics of IT industry’ for the first time

IT World Congress to be held in Hyderabad from Feb 19 to 21

India

Digital-Only Magazine Covers Are Bringing Media Brands Into the Digital Age

Companies like "Nylon," "Complex" and "DuJour" are already fans, while celebrities are on board, too. Is this the new frontier?<p>Companies like …

Edward Enninful

Libraries Find New Ways to Flourish in the Digital Age

In many respects, today’s campus library bears little resemblance to the quiet, book-filled building of years past. But that doesn’t mean libraries — …

The tyranny of “the Internet is forever”

Our pasts are attached to our names in digital perpetuity. Is that a good thing?<p>When he was a guest on a call-in radio show, Viktor Mayer-Schönberger, the author of “Delete: The Virtue of Forgetting in the Digital Age,” heard a particularly disturbing story from a listener.<p>The caller said his …

Entertainment

R.I.P. E.R.P.

The “Bitcoined” EnterpriseDigital Transformation will kill ERP. It is a strong statement but at this time nothing is more certain than change. When …

Bitcoin

Investing 101 for Millennials

<i>By Abhilash Patel</i><p>Technology has fundamentally changed the relationship younger generations have with their finances. From the almost complete transition away from hard currency to the integration of near field communication (NFC) payments with smartphones and watches, money is an integral part of a …

Investing

7 Myths in Architectural Detailing that Are Changing in the Digital Age

The recent availability of automated design and production techniques is changing the development of building details. With parametric and …

Architecture

How to Make Money From Street Photography

I remember when I was 18 years old; I had no interest in making money from my photography, and I didn’t really have any ideas on making a living from …

Street Photography

Leadership In The Digital Age: Considering The 3C’s

Earlier this year, the TEC Center asked early childhood educators, libraries, museums, home-daycare providers, parents, and children’s media …

Leadership