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Google Translate gets real-time voice and sign translations on iOS and Android

Google Translate gets real-time voice and sign translations on iOS and Android | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
Remember that Google Translate update with real-time voice translation we heard about earlier this week? It’s now here for Android and iOS devices.
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New add-on makes it easy to analyze your Google Analytics data in Google Sheets

New add-on makes it easy to analyze your Google Analytics data in Google Sheets | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
Throwing your analytics data into a spreadsheet to manipulate it and create further reports is handy and now Google’s made it even easier. A new add-on for Google Sheets allows Analytics users to directly import their data without any hassles.
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Are You Hiding Behind Technology Or… - Business 2 Community

Are You Hiding Behind Technology Or… - Business 2 Community | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
…are you making it easy for people to connect with you? I struggle with this topic on a regular basis in my personal life: Should I buy a book or add it to my iPad as an e-book? (Is it more conveni…
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We Know How You Feel - The New Yorker

We Know How You Feel - The New Yorker | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
Face-scanning software is learning to read emotions, and the business world can’t wait. Raffi Khatchadourian on Affectiva.
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3 Challenges Faced by Enterprise SEOs in 2015 - Search Engine Watch

3 Challenges Faced by Enterprise SEOs in 2015 - Search Engine Watch | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
Here are three key issues that SEO departments working in and with big organizations will have to overcome if they are going to stay relevant in 2015.
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Why Technology May Not Fix The Medication Adherence Problem - Forbes

Why Technology May Not Fix The Medication Adherence Problem - Forbes | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
I'd wager that improved adherence -- and a range of other health benefits -- are ultimately more likely to be achieved not by clever apps and wireless gadgets, but rather by an empathetic physician who understands, listens, and is trusted by her...
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What’s big in venture capital: Security, security, security

What’s big in venture capital: Security, security, security | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
Steve Herrod has seen a lot in the enterprise IT space, having spent 12 years at VMware — the last several years as CTO and vice president of R&D — before leaving in 2013 to join venture capital firm General Catalyst Partners.
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The internet of things is coming, but it's not what you expect - The Guardian

The internet of things is coming, but it's not what you expect - The Guardian | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
The Consumer Electronics Show 2015 arrives at a time when global gadget sales are falling. The UK is ready to lead the way with the smart sensor tech that will take the place of smart phones and TVs
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New Yorkers use 311 system in record breaking numbers

New Yorkers use 311 system in record breaking numbers | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
New Yorkers used the 311 system over 28 million times in 2014, a record high.
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The 3 Social Media Approaches Most Impacting Healthcare

The 3 Social Media Approaches Most Impacting Healthcare | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
Which major social media approaches are most inspiring patient-doctor trust?

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Microsoft to kill off Internet Explorer? Windows 10 to come with new browser - Daily Mail

Microsoft to kill off Internet Explorer? Windows 10 to come with new browser - Daily Mail | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
Experts say the new browser, codenamed Spartan, will be unveiled on January 21st when Microsoft shows off Windows 10 for the first time.
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Franklin Delano Williams's curator insight, December 30, 2014 6:52 PM

.....Can't wait to see what Microsoft will do to turn the heat up in the  'browser wars'!!

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Beyond Phishing: Experts Predict The Cybercrime Of 2015

Beyond Phishing: Experts Predict The Cybercrime Of 2015 | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
Will 2015 be a happy new year for internet...

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Gust MEES's curator insight, December 26, 2014 9:14 PM

Online security companies have been making their predictions for 2015, from the malware that will be trying to weasel its way onto our computers and smartphones to the prospect of cyberwar involving state-sponsored hackers.


Here’s a summary of what you should be watching out for online in 2015, based on the predictions of companies including BitDefenderKPMGAdaptiveMobileTrend MicroBAE SystemsWebSenseInfoSec InstituteSymantecKasperskyProofpoint and Sophos. The links lead to their full predictions.


Read more: http://uk.businessinsider.com/beyond-phishing-experts-predict-the-cybercrime-of-2015-2014-12?utm_content=bufferbd004&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer?r=US#ixzz3N3npIVff


Dirk Cipido's curator insight, December 31, 2014 8:14 AM

up to a secure 2015

Wron Ga's curator insight, January 18, 2015 1:51 PM

Płacenie telefonem staje sie coraz bardziej popularne, lecz jeednak wiekszosc ludzi nie ufa tej formie płatnosci. Ja osobiscie jej ufam i ja wspieram ponieważ jest to wygodniejsze

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Big Idea 2015: Augmented Humanity & the Super Human

Big Idea 2015: Augmented Humanity & the Super Human | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
Every year, LinkedIn asks us to submit Big Ideas. Big Ideas are meant to engender dream and wonder over the holidays for the coming year and fuel our innovation pipelines. So lets go big, or go home.This will be my last post for the year, Happy Holidays to my followers/readers and friends. Enjoy and see you all in 2015.I presume that you have caught a glimpse of augmented humanity already. The phrase coined by Google’s ex-CEO Eric Schmidt in 2010 describes a world where information, hardware and

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Facebook slaps warning on graphic videos - Technology - NZ Herald News

Facebook slaps warning on graphic videos - Technology - NZ Herald News | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
Facebook is putting warning labels on graphic videos that members upload and share with friends, the social network says. - New Zealand Herald
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Curious much? This e-learning site may have the answer - CNET

Curious much? This e-learning site may have the answer - CNET | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
Ever wanted to learn how to cook paella, wrangle HTML code or play the ukulele? Curious.com's mission is to become the go-to site for that.
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Firefox 35 brings improved cross-browser video chat and better performance

Firefox 35 brings improved cross-browser video chat and better performance | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
Mozilla has just released version 35 of its open-source desktop browser Firefox, with a host of performance improvements, fixes and an easier-to-use version of its free cross-browser video chat app, Firefox Hello.
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AT&T unveils LTE Broadcast technology at College Football Playoff ... - Dallas Business Journal (blog)

AT&T unveils LTE Broadcast technology at College Football Playoff ... - Dallas Business Journal (blog) | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
The Dallas-based company said its still exploring the possibilities with the new technology and does not have a target rollout date.
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Marketing Technology Picture Getting More Complex For Modern Marketers - Forbes

Marketing Technology Picture Getting More Complex For Modern Marketers - Forbes | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
Modern marketing techniques are enabled by technology tools that allow more personalized customer experiences, better targeting and more insightful analytics.
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Iceland and beyond: Exploring offshore web hosting - Macworld

Iceland and beyond: Exploring offshore web hosting - Macworld | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
Although a local web hosting provider might be your first thought, hosting your website abroad can improve security and performance.
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Live forever: Scientists say they’ll extend life ‘well beyond 120’

Live forever: Scientists say they’ll extend life ‘well beyond 120’ | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
Fixing the ‘problem’ of ageing is the mission of Silicon Valley, where billions is pouring into biotech firms working to ‘hack the code’ of life – despite concerns about the social implications In Palo Alto in the heart of Silicon Valley, hedge...
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FTC warns on data grabbed by gadgets

FTC warns on data grabbed by gadgets | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
A "deeply personal" picture of every consumer could be grabbed by futuristic smart gadgets, warned the chair of the US Federal Trade Commission.
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Apple raked in $500 million from apps in one week

Apple raked in $500 million from apps in one week | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
Apple announced Thursday that the first week of 2015 brought in half a billion dollars from apps and in-app purchases. This past New Year’s Day was the biggest sales day in the App Store’s history.
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Practical tips for Web and mobile usability tests

Practical tips for Web and mobile usability tests | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
Jerry Cao is a content strategist at UXPin — a wireframing and prototyping app with built-in usability testing — where he develops in-app and online content for the wireframing and prototyping platform.
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Meet tech’s new concierge economy, where serfs deliver stuff to rich folk | John Naughton

Meet tech’s new concierge economy, where serfs deliver stuff to rich folk | John Naughton | Technological Sparks | Scoop.it
The rise of Uber and possible Amazon deliveries by drone typify our regrettable need for instant gratificationIn a way, the name of the company – Uber – gives the game away.
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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, December 29, 2014 7:43 PM

Not all digital technology democratizes and creates more equality. I like the Nietzsche reference about the will to power. This only applies to some.

 

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