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Google's plan to rule your home with Nest finally takes shape

Google's plan to rule your home with Nest finally takes shape | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Why did Google really buy Nest? One big reason was to conquer your home, of course. And now Nest has revealed the next major phase in its plan to rule your home through its new Developer Program th...
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Too good to be true? Battery-free gadget may be a wild $500,000 Kickstarter scam

Too good to be true? Battery-free gadget may be a wild $500,000 Kickstarter scam | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
iFind, dubbed “the world’s first battery-free item locating tag,” may be one of the coolest Kickstarter projects yet, having already hit over $520,000 in pledges – more than 20 times its initial go...
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More on That Chromecast Competitor Mozilla Isn't Building (But Is Helping With)

More on That Chromecast Competitor Mozilla Isn't Building (But Is Helping With) | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Mozilla has indeed been providing engineering support to Abitcool for a Firefox OS-based TV streaming stick, due out later this year.
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New York’s The Infatuation and Growing Up on the Web

New York’s The Infatuation and Growing Up on the Web | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Using technology to compete with an oft-dated form of criticism has its payoffs. Here's the story of how a food blog grows up tech.
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Jerry Seinfeld's 5 Tips On Social Media Etiquette

Jerry Seinfeld's 5 Tips On Social Media Etiquette | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
"If someone posts about a death in their family, is it appropriate to 'like' the post?"
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Microsoft Outlook Is Down For Some Companies, Causing Major Problems

Microsoft Outlook Is Down For Some Companies, Causing Major Problems | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
The email service has been down all day.
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Twitter Is Testing A New Feature Called 'Retweet With Comment'

Twitter Is Testing A New Feature Called 'Retweet With Comment' | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Let's get the Twitter conversations rolling.
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There Is A New Race Underway On Mobile To Create The Most Personalized Experience

There Is A New Race Underway On Mobile To Create The Most Personalized Experience | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Services that fall under mobile personalization include home screen launchers, task automation tools, and smart digital assistants.
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The Guy In Charge Of Android Says Apple Actually Copied Google In Many Ways

The Guy In Charge Of Android Says Apple Actually Copied Google In Many Ways | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Google's head of Android Sundar Pichai recently noted that many new iPhone features Apple unveiled at iOS 8 have been available on Android for years.
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17 Web Resources That Will Improve Your Productivity

17 Web Resources That Will Improve Your Productivity | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Do you feel like you don't have enough time? Here's a list of web resources that will boost your productivity.
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What Payroll Schedule is Best for Your Business?

What Payroll Schedule is Best for Your Business? | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
The pros and cons of semi-monthly and bi-weekly pay periods -- yes, there is a big difference.
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Etsy Snags Parisian Startup in Largest Acquisition Yet

Etsy Snags Parisian Startup in Largest Acquisition Yet | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Etsy has scooped up 'A Little Market' -- a Paris-headquartered digital marketplace that also specializes in handmade crafts -- for a reported $100 million in cash and stock.
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Restaurants Seek Alternatives as FDA's Salt Crackdown Looms

Restaurants Seek Alternatives as FDA's Salt Crackdown Looms | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
As the FDA prepares new guidelines, restaurants are cutting back on sodium and salt companies are researching alternatives.
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Crucial Moto 360 feature confirmed right before its big Google I/O launch

Crucial Moto 360 feature confirmed right before its big Google I/O launch | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Motorola has been hard at work positioning the Moto 360 smartwatch to be a success, most notably through a hugely effective face design competition in which over 1,300 concept artists submitted the...
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CIA Information Chief Talks Cloud Computing, Culture Clash at Amazon Event

CIA Information Chief Talks Cloud Computing, Culture Clash at Amazon Event | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Amazon is hoping the CIA’s use of cloud services will lead to more federal contracts.
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Twitter Tests WhatsApp Share button in its Android app

Twitter Tests WhatsApp Share button in its Android app | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Twitter appears to be testing a dedicated WhatsApp share button inside its mobile apps. A number of screenshots, mostly from users in India, were tweeted earlier today showing the experimental... Keep reading →
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Facebook Updates App Links SDK with Back Button

Facebook Updates App Links SDK with Back Button | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Announced at at f8, Facebook’s open-source App Links lets developers deep-link across mobile apps. Today the company announced that over a billion individual link destinations have been created within apps using... Keep reading →
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Facebook's Oculus Wants To Follow In Android's Footsteps By Licensing The Rift To Hardware Partners

Facebook's Oculus Wants To Follow In Android's Footsteps By Licensing The Rift To Hardware Partners | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
The virtual reality company is looking to follow in Android's footsteps to bring VR to the masses.
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Researchers Warn The Camera On Google Glass Could Be Used To Hack Smartphone Passcodes

Researchers Warn The Camera On Google Glass Could Be Used To Hack Smartphone Passcodes | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Wearable tech like Google Glass could make it easier for would-be thieves to figure out your smartphone PIN or personal data.
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Thanks To Startup Whistle, A Woman Saved Her Dog From A Rattlesnake

Thanks To Startup Whistle, A Woman Saved Her Dog From A Rattlesnake | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Whistle recently became available at Brookstone.
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Watch Google's Project Loon Bring Internet To A School In Brazil

Watch Google's Project Loon Bring Internet To A School In Brazil | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
These kids can now access the internet without traveling to cyber cafes.
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HelpMeViz: DataViz Community Feedback for Your Charts - Blog About Infographics and Data Visualization - Cool Infographics

HelpMeViz: DataViz Community Feedback for Your Charts - Blog About Infographics and Data Visualization - Cool Infographics | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Have you ever struggled with which type of chart to use in your presentation? Or how to get Exc...
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What Will The Next Generation Of Social Media Stars Look Like?

What Will The Next Generation Of Social Media Stars Look Like? | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
You have to admire the competitive drive and adventurous spirit that would stir an entrepreneur to challenge the likes of Facebook or Twitter. It goes without saying that commercial success is a long shot. Then again, when you’re 16, anything can happen, and there’s so much to learn from any endeavor...
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When Testing New Ideas, Keep Simplicity and Your Ego in Check

Dream big and surround yourself with positive people. But there’s a window of time when the entrepreneur must throw these tenets out the window.
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Arrive Late to a Big Meeting? How to Recover.

Arrive Late to a Big Meeting? How to Recover. | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Like Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, we've all had the experience of being late to events, or missing them altogether. Here's how to save face -- and make sure it doesn't happen again.
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