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MongoDB server leaks 11 million user records from e-marketing service

Database has now been secured. Server was also ransomed by a criminal group back in June.<p>On Monday, a security researcher specialized in finding …

Google Search

Hootsuite Integrates With Google Ads

Hootsuite, the social media company, announced Tuesday the integration of Google Ads into its platform, allowing marketers to see social and search …

Search Engine Marketing

14 Ways to Get Free Advertising for Your Business

When you work at a small business with a limited budget, it’s not really possible to shell out $340,000 for a 30-second TV commercial, or $10,000 for …

Local Search

In Or Out: It's Really About Making Sense Of The Market

Fellow Insider Maarten Albarda tackled the in-house vs. outsourced question a few weeks ago in a thoughtful column. Today, I’m trying to repay …

Search Engine Marketing

Applying For Jobs Online? You Might Be Wasting Your Time

Whether you're actively or passively looking for a new job, there are a few sobering job search statistics you must know:<p>"On average, each corporate …

Social Media

4 SEO trends communicators should track

Ranking first on a Google search engine results page (SERP) is considered an honorable achievement—but it’s not the only goal that matters.<p>If you …

SEO

The Case for Fingerless Mitts

They're cute, they're snuggly, they're slightly mysterious.

Google Search

AI Could Devastate the Developing World

Most studies of the impact of artificial intelligence on jobs and the economy have focused on developed countries such as the U.S. and Britain. But through my work as a scientist, technology executive and venture capitalist in the U.S. and China, I’ve come to believe that the gravest threat AI …

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Abine DeleteMe

<b>Pros</b><p>Removes your personal data from online aggregator sites. Monitors sites and repeats removal as needed.<p><b>Cons</b><p>Expensive. Difficult to know if the …

Personal Data

Amazon Loyalty Scores Giving Company A Boost

Amazon scored higher than both regional and national banks on consumer loyalty, coming in second behind the USAA, according to a new study released …

Search Engine Marketing

Dealmaster: Take $40 off a 32GB Amazon Fire HD 10 tablet

If you have Prime. Plus deals on Samsung SSDs, Xbox One controllers, and more.<p>Greetings, Arsians! Courtesy of our friends at TechBargains, we have a …

Intel Corporation

Get ready for the Alexa microwave: Amazon planning to release everything from amplifiers and in-car gadgets to kitchen applicances with its voice assistant built in

Amazon could be planning to seriously beef up its line of Alexa-enabled devices.<p>The internet giant is mulling the launch of eight new devices that …

Smart Homes

For Suicidal Men, This Subreddit Can Be the Difference Between Life and Death

When I ask Riley how he found r/SuicideWatch, Reddit’s ever-expanding suicide support community, he tells me he discovered it the same way many other …

For Men

8 Important Admin Tasks to Do When Launching a New Blog

When you launch a new blog (especially if it’s your first), there’s so much to do it can feel overwhelming.<p>Having spent so much time and effort …

Google Search

Google Hire app debuts in the Play Store to help businesses recruit employees

(Credit: Manop1984/iStockphoto)<p>The Google Hire app is ready for download in the Google Play store. Associated with G Suite Google Hire feature, Hire is designed to streamline the hiring process for small-to-medium-sized businesses.<p>Hire's layout is similar to other Google apps like Gmail and search, …

Apps

Reducing CPA In Google Ads

Taping into location and boosting the quality score of the site are two ways to lower the cost per acquisition per campaign when working with Google …

Search Engine Marketing

Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL leak again in first purported official press renders

The Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL have both leaked extensively, but as with every leak cycle, there are many different <i>types</i> of leaks that show up over time. Now we’re getting out first look at what purports to be the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL shown off in an official press render…<p>The photos …

Google Pixel

If you liked the science in the movie Arrival, I want to have a (single) word with you

I recently wrote about the ridiculously small input I had on the script of the movie <i>Arrival</i>. Since that time, however, I have decided it was actually …

Google Search

New IoT sensor technology alleviates traffic by helping you park faster - IoT Agenda

With more than 30 years in the intelligent transportation market, Norway-based Q-Free has spent much of its existence developing ways to reduce …

SEO

We sat in on an internal Google meeting where they talked about changing the search algorithm — here's what we learned

(Sep 18): Ever since President Donald Trump accused Google of rigging its search results against him, the company has denied having any political …

Business (Malaysia)

Down & Dirty with Shayla Black, author of ‘More Than Crave You’

Shayla Black, whose contemporary romance <i>More Than Crave You</i> (More Than Words #4) is new today, joins us to answer some rapid-fire questions.<p><b>First, please tell us about your new release.</b><p><b>Shayla:</b> The More Than Words series are stand-alone books about relationships that survive adversity, grow in spite …

Blue Cheese

The Election DataBot: Now Even Easier — ProPublica

We launched the Election DataBot in 2016 with the idea that it would help reporters, researchers and concerned citizens more easily find and tell …

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San Diego

Buckle Down And Take A Giant, Healthy QUIT!

A thoughtful article in defense of embracing failure and gracefully bowing out.<p>A while ago, I resigned from an organization with which I had worked …

Success

‘FitzMagic’ is being trademarked by ... Dolphins rookie Minkah Fitzpatrick

Ryan Fitzpatrick has always been ‘FitzMagic’, but a rookie is looking to change that — legally.<p>Ryan Fitzpatrick has been a sensation for the Buccaneers. Through two weeks he has 819 passing yards, eight touchdowns, and an astounding 151.5 passer rating. It’s enough to rekindle the usage of the term …

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Google improves its song recognition service by using AI from the Pixel 2

Offline song recognition (also known as Now Playing) is one of the most cherished features of Google Pixel 2 flagship. Some of the powerful AI tech behind it is now part of the similar Sound Search feature present in Google Search and Google Assistant, allowing it to deliver faster and more …

Technology

Google is giving up some control of the AMP format

Sending the project to committee<p>Ever since Google’s instant article format, Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) launched in 2016, the company has stridently pushed back on the idea that it was a Google-specific project. Instead, executives said that it was a part of the open web, with open-source …

Technology

Google Won’t Buy Snapchat, But Snap Stock Could Still Rally From Here

It has been a rough run for social media stock <b>Snap Inc</b> (NYSE:<b>SNAP</b>) on Wall Street. Ever since the company went public in March 2017 at $17 per share, …

Social Media

7 Best Mobile App Ideas for Startups

<b>Do you want to get started on a new business through a widely accessible platform?</b><p><b>or, do you want to grab a larger base of users for your business</b> …

Apps

Google Apps, Maps Make Their Way Into Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance Cars

Google has inked a deal with the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance to bring maps and apps into the manufacturer’s infotainment systems that run on …

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