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You may take notes faster on your laptop, but new research suggests you will be better served by grabbing a pen and paper. Oh, and go ahead and doodle while you’re at it. You’ll be glad you did.  The... Follow The Fast Track on Twitter: http://
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...
According to a new study by Osterman Research, the average SMB uses 14.3 different cloud-based apps, with each employee using 5.5 apps. While the efficiency of using cloud-based business applications... Follow The Fast Track on Twitter: http://
While increasing evidence suggests that employees who work from home document increases in productivity and employee satisfaction, it’s not a universally accepted practice. Of course, not all work can be performed at home. For work groups such as call-center employees, however, working...
After being uncovered earlier this year, Heartbleed—the serious security vulnerability in OpenSSL that affected vast expanses of the Internet—was blamed on the open source community by some pundits. But simultaneously, many credited that same community for discovering the flaw in OpenS...
Is Yahoo, which will reap billions from an early investment in Alibaba when the Chinese e-commerce giant goes public this summer, going to pursue an often-rumored merger with AOL? Matchmakers have speculated about the possibility of a merger between Yahoo and AOL for the last couple of...
New brand reflects the company's unified mobile monetization solution that helps app developers accelerate revenue across connected devicesSAN FRANCISCO, Calif., July 17, 2014 - SponsorPay, a mobile supply-side platform, today announced that it has rebranded to Fyber. Fyber enables pub...
Der neue Markenname steht für die integrierte Monetarisierungslösung des Unternehmens, die App-Hersteller bei der Ertragssteigerung von Werbeeinnahmen auf mobilen Endgeräten unterstütztSAN FRANCISCO, USA, 17 Juli 2014 - SponsorPay, eine mobile Supply Side Plattform,...
Emphasises importance of Software License Optimisation and asset management in maximising the value of IT services to the enterprise Maidenhead, UK - July 17, 2014. Flexera Software, the leading provider of next-generation software licensing, compliance and installation solutions for a...
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...
Prepare now so that you can unplug when you’re away. If you’re looking forward to a vacation this summer, are you confident that you’ll be able to truly disconnect from work while you’re gone – or... Follow The Fast Track on Twitter: http://twi
Employees are bringing their own devices to work in record numbers. Are you doing the right things to protect your infrastructure? As tablets and wearable devices become more prolific, it looks like... Follow The Fast Track on Twitter: http://t
Paid search also grows steadily and delivers an all-time high click-through rate as advertisers become more efficient at running their campaignsLondon (July 17, 2014) - Quarterly spend on Facebook advertising increased 51% year-on-year (YOY) in Q2 2014 according to the latest data from...
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...