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Thursday 17 July, 2014 SCOTLAND SET TO "GO GLOBAL" WITH NEW INTERACTIVE TV CHANNEL - SUPPORT VIA #SCOTLANDGOESGLOBAL WITH LAUNCH OF NEW FREE GLOBAL TV CHANNEL: Producers at the helm of a groundbreaking new free Scottish multiplatform TV channel founded in Glasgow have turned t...
After years of complaints, Google has finally dropped the real-name restrictions on its Google+ network. The company apologized for the “unnecessarily difficult experiences” the rules had created. When Google+ first launched, Google required that users sign up with their real identitie...
Google Wallet’s latest update includes several new features, including a way to easily harass your friends to pay you back. You can bug your friends (by sending what Google calls a “friendly nudge” but what most people will call a “UGH I KNOW”) to pay you ...
My friend and mobile expert Dave Akka shares his insights on the latest Apple strategies and developments to support the enterprise in this guest article.Following the recent Apple WWDC developer conference, it’s worth looking at what they are doing to make their products more attracti...
The Mobile Commerce News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news, articles and links related to mobile commerce and marketing, mobile payments, mobile money, e-wallets, mobile banking, mobile ads and mobile security that I run across each week.  I am sp...
I spoke to Bob Burg about building strong relationships in the workplace. His latest book is called Adversaries Into Allies (Portfolio, 2013) and he’s a well known speaker, writer and consultant.... Follow The Fast Track on Twitter: http://twit
The Mobile Health News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to mobile health that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends.Also read Connected Globe News WeeklyAlso rea...
Wednesday 16 July, 2014 New MINI Hatch crowned Auto Express Car of the Year for 2014 Editor-in-Chief Steve Fowler says MINI Hatch is “a car the UK can be proud of” Built in Britain, loved the world over – MINI Hatch goes from strength to strength The new MINI Hatch has be...
In this segment of the Mobile Expert Interview series, I had the pleasure of interviewing Dr. Micheal O' Foghlu (pronounced Meehaul O Fowl Loo), but of course you already knew that.  His name actually has four accents above the letters of his name, but I don't know how to add thos...
Last week we laid a foundation by setting up and updating our LinkedIn company page in our LinkedIn marketing series, “Effectively Using Your LinkedIn Company Page“. This was a critical step in order to begin using sponsored updates and other advertising services within Lin...
Here are three stories people are talking about this week. 1. Your work-life balance probably depends on your boss’s You’re far more likely to have a good work-life balance if your boss does too,... Follow The Fast Track on Twitter: http://twit
By Shannon Perry Reflecting the increasing attention paid to information security by many Americans, Pew Research recently conducted a large study, “Net Threats”, to identify important trends among technology experts’ opinions and predictions regarding the future of digital security. T...
Welcome to Connected Globe News Weekly, an online newsletter that consists of the most interesting news and articles related to M2M (machine to machine) and embedded mobile devices.  I aggregate the information, include the original links and add a synopsis of each article.  ...
We’re entering a new age of artificial intelligence. Drawing on the work of a clever cadre of academic researchers, the biggest names in tech—including Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and Apple—are embracing a more powerful form of AI known as “deep learning,” using it to improve everythi...
Tuesday 15 July, 2014 Bitcoinference Summer 2014 will take place from wednesday three till friday five september on the Amsterdam Science park. This is where digital cash was born (David Chaum, Digicash).  Early Bird (Student) Tickets available here: http://bitcoinfer...
Have you taken this year's The State of Enterprise Mobility Report survey yet?  If not, please do as your insights are very important to us.  All participants will receive the final report free.  Here are some early results:73% of survey participants report their mo...
In this segment, I had the privilege of interviewing the founder of AnyPresence, Rich Mendis on his views of the enterprise mobility market, mobile strategies and his predictions for the future.  Enjoy!Video Link: http://youtu.be/GvvGl652Q9k?list=UUGizQCw2Zbs3eTLwp7icoqw *********...
Leaders often rush from meeting to meeting, eating lunch on the run and writing emails until 2 a.m. Such behavior is not only unhealthy for them, but can lead to poorer leadership that hurts a... Follow The Fast Track on Twitter: http://twitter
Twitter is a haven for active online conversation around project management and managing projects, but you have to follow the right kinds of accounts — and thus interact with the right people — if... Follow The Fast Track on Twitter: http://twi
App Offers Convenient International Calling at Big SavingsJuly 14, 2014 - Boss Revolution, the popular international calling service, has announced the launch of their free mobile app for iPhone and Android. The Boss Revolution app makes international calling even more convenient and a...
Originally posted on Om Malik:“You should presume that someday, we will be able to make machines that can reason, think and do things better than we can,” Google co-founder Sergey Brin said in a conversation with Khosla Ventures founder Vinod Khosla.  To someone as smart as Brin, that ...
Monday 14 July, 2014 This week saw the laun ch of Number Dub, a super-addictive finger tapping memory game like no other. Engine Creative’s latest app from their Engine Lab initiative is inspired by the sounds of Dubstep and the visual style of early 80s video games. ...
Monday 14 July, 2014 Vertical Leap is delighted to announce the release of an exciting new white paper, titled ‘ The new SEO is…SEO ’. Made available last week (July 11), the paper aims to unravel the tangled misconceptions held by many that search engine optimisat...
To paraphrase the immortal Facebook sage, there are three things in this world I hate: 1. Articles about buzzwords; 2: Irony; and 3: Lists. Let us […]
Google Glass has made a name for itself (somewhat infamously) as head-mounted hardware that you can control with your voice and a sliding finger. Now, a team based out of interactive studio This Place in London, is launching a new app that it hopes will kickstart an even more seamless ...
IEEE — the world's largest professional association for the language of technology — recently published its ranking of the popularity of programming languages. The R language comes in at number 9 in the list. The ranking is based on 12 weighted factors, including Google search rankings...
I will be in Atlanta July 16 showing how to build a complete HTML5/PhoneGap App with Appery.io. The event is sponsored by Atlanta HTML5 User Group and Atlanta Mobile Developers Group. Hope to see you there. What Learn how to build a complete mobile app with the Appery.io cloud platform...
Professional jobs usually involve skills that can be learned by the majority of people. Talent, on the other hand, tends to be irrelevant. I recently got an inquiry from the brilliant Bret... Follow The Fast Track on Twitter: http://twitter.com
Page loading and latency are two of the important parameters in web traffic. If your page does not load under something like 4 sec, the surfer will go elsewhere. SPDY is all about reducing the page loading and improving latency. SPDY is a Google trade mark and it is still in experiment...
Recently Microsoft turned off (or in the process) support for Windows XP and now it seems Windows 7 is also headed for the chopping block.http://news.yahoo.com/microsoft-ending-mainstream-support-windows-7-early-2015-185319567.html?.tsrc=rogersView details of the dead-line here:https:/...
AWS adds Zocalo Enterprise File Sync Share and Collaboration By Greg Schulz AWS adds Zocalo Enterprise File Sync Share and Collaboration In case you missed it today, Amazon Web Services (AWS) announced Zocalo an enterprise class storage and file sharing service. As you might...
Cloud computing security issues are constantly a top concern for IT leaders migrating to the cloud. There are many issues related to data security in the cloud and more than one approach to cloud security. Focusing on Infrastructure as a Service cloud security, there are five issues th...
New York, NY, July 10, 2014 --(PR.com)-- The Nazmiyal Collection, a New York City based antique rug gallery, has been featured in Art Daily. The piece, which also includes an extensive interview with the owner of the Nazmiyal Collection, Mr. Jason Nazmiyal, examines the impact that em...
Performance Parity, Painless Migrations and Low Prices Are Now a Reality; The Days of Storage Vendor Lock-in Are OverPITTSBURGH, PA - July 10, 2014 - The future of enterprise file storage has never been brighter, according to Avere Systems. Due to three technology and industry breakthr...
If you ever feel like your emails to your boss disappear into the ether, never to be read or acted upon, keep reading. If your boss is like most managers, she gets a ton of email and has very little... Follow The Fast Track on Twitter: http://t
10 July 2014: Murata, a global leader in the design, manufacture and supply of electronic components and solutions is the latest member to join the Dynamic Spectrum Alliance. Murata joins a host of international companies, such as MediaTek, NICT, Google, Microsoft and Facebook, as the ...
By Shannon Perry In western Germany four summers ago, the now-legendary Paul the Octopus acquired international fame by correctly predicting the outcomes of six consecutive FIFA World Cup matches involving the German national team. After concluding his prophetic career with foreseeing ...
The Mobility News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends.Also read Connected Globe News WeeklyAlso re...
Wearable tech market could triple current forecasts with better collaboration between tech and fashion industries 10 July 2014: Too many technology-led companies see wearable devices as simply the next wave of smartphones or accessories and pay lip service to aesthetics and style, acco...
July 10 2014 : DatacenterDynamics (DCD), the global leader of B2B information services for the data centre industry, has marked its aggressive growth strategy for the year ahead with the appointment of Ian Ryder as Chairman.Mr Ryder, who has previously held a number of Chairmanships, l...