Computing with a wink of the eye! Microsoft, University of Melbourne to collaborate on humanising technologies
Microsoft’s new $ 8 million centre at the university will develop ways to help humans use computers in natural, intuitive ways – with a variety of facial expressions, perhaps, building on recent successes with motion sensors, touchscreens and voice commands.
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In this video with Krystal Kovacs from The Entrepreneur's Tribe, our fearless leader James Tuckerman, shares just some of his insights from his experience creating Anthill and, other ventures. You'll hear his top tips for success in the online space. Plus, he'll explain why understanding your brand is such an essential and, often, overlooked, factor [...]
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Looking for the gift that keeps on giving this holiday season? Another Miley Cyrus parody, this time with a Christmas twist, has come in like a wrecking ball — it even brought the eggnog and three-flavored popcorn tin.
Comedians Dave and Brian sing the chorus, "I really wanna deck the halls," as Santa swings on a wrecking ball-sized Christmas ornament with a little too much Cyrus-like reckless abandon.
Despite Santa's own poor choices throughout video, the comedians seem to be generally condemning Miley's life choices as they ominously croon, "don't be scandalous/ like Miley Cyrus/ Santa is watching you." It looks like a certain tongue-flicking pop star is getting nothing but coal in her stocking this year. Read more...
The legal battle continues over the toy maker's use of 'Girls' in a video that went viral.
The employees charged with keeping a watchful eye over a business's cybersecurity are the ones most likely to engage in risky activities, new research finds.
A study from McAfee revealed that IT employees, more than any other type of worker, use unapproved software and applications in the workplace. Specifically, 83% of IT employees, compared with 81% of other employees, admit to using technology solutions at work that have not been approved by the IT department or been obtained in adherence to IT policies.
Overall, 35% of the software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications used within companies are unapproved, the study foundMicrosoft Office 365, Zoho, LinkedIn and Facebook are the most used unapproved applications being accessed by employees. Read more...
There are lots of interesting services that provide social distribution and the inclusion of interesting content into media releases. PitchEngine is one that springs to mind. But Coca Cola, a company that often leads the way in marketing and communications, has a very interesting strategy. This video from a Ragan Communications event last month, has [...]
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The new reader is compatible with more devices and is available to new users for free.
The Grammy Award-winning rapper and entrepreneur donated $ 250,000 to the organizing committee for the 2013 National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge, a business contest for kids in low-income communities.
Have you been Christmas shopping online during office hours? You’ve been busted, by Kogan [Infographic]
Hey, what are you doing here? You’re supposed to be working and to top it off you’ve also been caught doing your Christmas shopping online during office hours. There was a time when that would land you on Santa’s naughty list, but it seems to be the status quo in Australia. That is, according to [...]
When delivering a presentation before an audience, our words aren't the only thing people pay attention to. Consider this advice for making better eye contact, staying calm and more.