More On Flipboard’s Acquisition Of Zite: “The Deal Whisperer”, Zite’s Fate, The Price Tag, And Paper
After Flipboard and CNN today announced that personalised magazine app Flipboard was buying Zite from CNN, I had a chance to talk with Flipboard CEO Mike McCue and CNN's digital head KC Estenson about the deal (pictured here looking chummy around the time they announced the news). Read More
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Did you know that Pinterest drives more revenue than Facebook and Twitter? Every Pinterest follower is valuable, and you want as many as you can get.
It’s best to write an email’s subject line after you’re done with the body, and try to make it actionable. But if you want to make sure your email is being clicked, offer either utility or curiosity in the subject, suggests a study by researchers at Carnegie Mellon University.
Productivity is a challenge when you’re working for yourself or working remotely. Joel Runyon offers a somewhat radical idea to help telecommuters become not just more productive but uber productive: Group your tasks into three groups and work from three different locations throughout the day.
Although the app is gone, those who miss the rage-inducing fowl don't have far to go for addictive alternatives and spinoffs. Of them, Flappy Bird Typing Tutor may just be the best. Or worst (depending on your perspective).
The web-based Flappy Bird Typing Tutor is part Flappy Bird, part typing game. Its basic premise is the same as the original: Keep the bird alive and in the air, while avoiding pipes. But rather than perfectly timing taps on a screen, players must perfectly time keystrokes that correspond to text above the game. A wrong or mistimed keystroke is all it takes to send the bird falling from the sky to its violent death. Read more...
Google unveiled its long-anticipated Google Cast Software Development Kit (SDK) on Monday, making it easy for developers to build Chromecast support into their mobile and web apps.
The full SDK launch comes more than six months after the Chromecast's debut. The Chromecast is a $ 35 HDMI dongle that allows users to wirelessly stream video, audio and web pages from the computer, or any iOS or Android device, to another screen. Services that support Chromecast, including Netflix, YouTube HBO Go, Hulu Plus, Pandora and Songza.
The lack of an official SDK, however, has made it difficult or impossible for users to "cast" local video, photos or audio from their mobile devices or laptops to a Chromecast. That changes with the new Google Cast SDK. Read more...
With Salesforce software, every step of a sale - from phone calls and emails to collaboration with colleagues - is tracked in a single customer database, so reps stay organised and build stronger relationships with their clients. And with this simple and easy CRM system for SMBs, you can make smarter business decisions and close [...]
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Just when you thought you'd never have to spam a customer or an employee inbox again, a new article argues the power of email.