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Google, Facebook and Mobile Flush Groupon Down the Toilet | Social Media Today

Google, Facebook and Mobile Flush Groupon Down the Toilet | Social Media Today | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Online daily deal provider Groupon, once the darling of Wall Street, has had its share of woes in recent months.
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Self-driving cars set for test drive in Nevada (Update)

Self-driving cars set for test drive in Nevada (Update) | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Nevada drivers could soon be sharing the road with vehicles that don't need them.
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Mag-Lite LED im Test: Suchscheinwerfer für die Hosentasche

Mag-Lite LED im Test: Suchscheinwerfer für die Hosentasche | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Die Glühlampe hat ausgedient. Auch und gerade als Lichtquelle in Taschenlampen. Nun gibt es auch die Mag-Lite in vollwertiger LED-Ausführung.
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Internet-Kartendienst: Stepmap hat jetzt komplett personalisierbare regionale Karten (Stadtpläne) - computerwoche.de

Internet-Kartendienst: Stepmap hat jetzt komplett personalisierbare regionale Karten (Stadtpläne) - computerwoche.de | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Beim Berliner Internet-Kartendienst Stepmap.de kann man regionale Karten und Stadtpläne jetzt komplett individuell gestalten.
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Eine neue Ära beginnt: diaspora plant mit Y Combinator den großen Neustart

Eine neue Ära beginnt: diaspora plant mit Y Combinator  den großen Neustart | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Das dezentrale Social Network diaspora ist über den Nischenstatus bisher nicht hinausgekommen. Eine Teilnahme am renommierten Y-Combinator-Programm soll dies ändern - und könnte gleichzeitig den bisherigen diaspora-Gedanken beschädigen.
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AdWords Campaign Bid Simulator Launched

AdWords Campaign Bid Simulator Launched | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it

Google announced the launch of the campaign bid simulator in AdWords. This is something of an extension of the bid simulator launched a few years ago. Previously, the bid simulator worked at the keyword and ad group level, but with the new launch, you can access it at the campaign level. ...

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California Bill Banning Employers From Seeking Facebook Passwords Sees Full Support

California Bill Banning Employers From Seeking Facebook Passwords Sees Full Support | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it

This Facebook snooping by employers thing has really struck a nerve. Ever since it was reported that there was a rising trend in employers asking prospective employees to turn over their social media passwords for investigative purposes, legislatures at both the state and national level have taken action. ...

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What You Said: Must Have Tools For Your Geek Toolbox - How-To Geek

What You Said: Must Have Tools For Your Geek Toolbox - How-To Geek | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Earlier this week we asked you to share your favorite geek tool tips; now we’re back to highlight your must-have tools. Read on to see what your fellow readers put in their toolboxes.
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Desktop Fun: Wilderness Pathways Wallpaper Collection - How-To Geek

Desktop Fun: Wilderness Pathways Wallpaper Collection - How-To Geek | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Travelling on wilderness pathways throughout the year can be very relaxing and give you time to sort out your thoughts when you need some peace and quiet.
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Week in Geek: Interactive Google+ Comments will be Integrated into Gmail - How-To Geek

Week in Geek: Interactive Google+ Comments will be Integrated into Gmail - How-To Geek | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Our latest edition of WIG is filled with news link goodness covering topics such as Unity 2D will not be a part of Ubuntu 12.10, Facebook has revised their privacy policy yet again, cybercrooks are now focusing on Tumblr and Pinterest for new...
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TechCrunch | Help! There’s A Patent On My Idea! What Now?

TechCrunch | Help! There’s A Patent On My Idea! What Now? | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
One of the most frequent questions I get asked goes something like this: “I have a really great idea, but (name of big company or university) has a patent on that. What do I do?
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TechCrunch | Box: The Path From Arrington’s Backyard To A Billion Dollar Business

TechCrunch | Box: The Path From Arrington’s Backyard To A Billion Dollar Business | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
It's no secret that many deals have been struck and key relationships formed at TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington's former house in Atherton.
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Metafluids: German researchers realize new material class

Metafluids: German researchers realize new material class | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
A research team lead by Professor Martin Wegener at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology has succeeded in realizing a new material class through the manufacturing of a stable crystalline metafluid, a pentamode metamaterial.
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Volkswagen Passat sets world record for longest distance on one tank of clean diesel fuel

Volkswagen Passat sets world record for longest distance on one tank of clean diesel fuel | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
The world's most fuel-efficient couple has done it again. John and Helen Taylor were determined to break the record for the farthest distance traveled on a single tank of fuel. They decided to attempt the record in the U.S.
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Mage+: Community nimmt Magento-Shopsystem in die Hand

Mage+: Community nimmt Magento-Shopsystem in die Hand | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Mit Mage+ hat die Entwickler-Community um Magento einen Fork des verbreiteten Shop-Systems veröffentlicht. Man reagiert damit auch auf die Unruhe nach der Übernahme durch eBay und erhofft sich mehr Planungssicherheit.
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Linkwertig: Stepmap, Magento, Loewe, Mojito

Linkwertig: Stepmap, Magento, Loewe, Mojito | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Endlich meldet sich in der Urheberrechtsdebatte auch Frank Schirrmacher zu Wort und andere Links.
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Mobile Privacy: Who’s Responsible for the Concerns?

Mobile Privacy: Who’s Responsible for the Concerns? | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it

As smartphones become more prevalent, mobile privacy issues also become much more of a concern. The root of the issue is with the user data that the apps collect. Consumers obviously want a great user experience, but they also want their data respected, which makes for a challenging situation. ...

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Google Penguin Update Punishes WordPress Theme Creators?

Google Penguin Update Punishes WordPress Theme Creators? | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it

James Farmer at WPMU.org wrote a very interesting Penguin-related article, which doesn’t make the update look too great, despite its apparently honorable intentions. ...

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Creating Content that Sells

Creating Content that Sells | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it

Content is the most essential aspect on web, as it is for offline magazines and newspapers. It doesn’t matter what kind of website you own, it should carry content. Content is the difference between successful websites/magazines, and not so successful websites/magazines.

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How to Automate Repetitive Web Browser Tasks With iMacros - How-To Geek

How to Automate Repetitive Web Browser Tasks With iMacros - How-To Geek | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Computers are supposed to automate repetitive tasks – if you find yourself submitting forms over and over or repeatedly navigating a website by hand, try iMacros. It’s easy-to-use – all you have to do is perform an action once.
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The Best Tips and Tweaks for Getting the Most Out of Google Chrome - How-To Geek

The Best Tips and Tweaks for Getting the Most Out of Google Chrome - How-To Geek | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Recently, we gathered the best tips and tweaks for Firefox. Google Chrome is another very popular browser, and we have collected some very useful tips and tricks for Google Chrome here.
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TechCrunch | Marc Andreessen Visits Peter Thiel’s Stanford Class To Talk Startups, How He Invests & The Future

TechCrunch | Marc Andreessen Visits Peter Thiel’s Stanford Class To Talk Startups, How He Invests & The Future | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
It wasn't so long ago that Peter Thiel began publicly pushing the somewhat controversial idea that higher education is in a bubble, or launching an initiative to help smart young people "stop out of school." For these reasons, Thiel's decision to...
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TechCrunch | PayPal Gets Its Own Share Of The Yahoo Diaspora, Hires JavaScript Icon Douglas Crockford

TechCrunch | PayPal Gets Its Own Share Of The Yahoo Diaspora, Hires JavaScript Icon Douglas Crockford | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
The reorganizing and downsizing at Yahoo -- and possibly the executive scandal at the very top of the pyramid -- are leading to a wave of talent departures at the company: the latest in that story is that Douglas Crockford, a trailblazing Java guru...
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