Fed up with distracted texting pedestrians, one neighborhood in Chongqing, China, now has a sidewalk that reads “Cell phones. Walk in this lane at your own risk.”The post Chinese city creates smartphone-only sidewalk appeared first on Tech Page One.
A Citadel variant has been used against Middle Eastern petrochemical companies, marking the first time it has been found in attacks against companies.The post Citadel financial malware used in attacking petrochemical companies appeared first on Tech Page One.
The agile framework for software development brings speed, flexibility and efficiency to organizations. But finding agile talent requires a shift in hiring practices.The post How to attract agile development talent appeared first on Tech Page One.
Customer loyalty programs are increasingly going mobile, making the shopping experience more personalized and convenient.The post Why customer loyalty perks are increasingly mobile appeared first on Tech Page One.
According to BrandWatch, e-commerce is not limited to retail industries! Many retail website trends can be applied to service companies’ sites too.The post E-commerce outgrows retail-only companies appeared first on Tech Page One.
Home Depot said 56 million credit cards were compromised in a breach that lasted from April to September 2014 — making it larger than Target’s 40 million card breach.The post Home Depot’s 56M card breach exceeds Target’s appeared first on Tech Page One.
The savings from light-emitting diode (LED) streetlights is significant but purchase costs are double those of older high-sodium light bulbs.The post Initial costs slow cities’ use of LED streetlights appeared first on Tech Page One.
Intelligent systems management isn’t about having a million different tools at your disposal, but having the right tool for the job.The post Bringing simplicity to systems management appeared first on Tech Page One.
Companies have long addressed or ignored customer complaints. Have they started causing them to get attention?The post Has eliciting customer complaints become a sales tactic? appeared first on Tech Page One.
Every marketer faces an array of tactics and tools through which to reach their customers. Here are the top 10 questions every brand must answer to grow in 2015.The post Top 10 questions every brand must answer to grow In 2015 appeared first on Tech Page One.
Chances are you’ve made a Skype video call before. And you’ve likely played online games with others on your tablet. Well this week on App Central, my app pick ustyme brings the two popular pastimes together ...
This week on App Central, Amber chats with the Toronto Police’s Tim Burrows about bringing the “To Serve and Protect” mentality to the internet. Here’s Tim’s take on mobile-era policing: Everyday, police stroll through your community, ...
If you’d like to access your desktop or laptop computer from the comfort and convenience of your iPad, then fire up Parallels Access. You’ll need to have the ‘host’ program installed on your regular computer for ...
If you’ve ever been through the Toronto Islands, you know how beautiful boating through them can be despite the close proximity to bustling downtown Toronto. Well this week on App Central, we paddle to the ...
Could the pressure be any more relentless on marketing departments to increase sales these days? CMOs want accountable marketing that provides insight beyond the usual calls, clicks, and sales. They increasingly demand that campaigns be comparable across the enterprise and supported by an analytics infrastructure that helps them make decisions that increase […]
Though many companies fixate on address acquisition, they don't pay sufficient attention to the relevance of their e-mail campaigns. That can turn opt-ins into opt-outs in the blink of an eye and increase the pressure to acquire more new names. It's definitely a vicious cycle. So, what's a marketer to do when they discover their hard-won consu […]
Every day, millions of people use Twitter to create, discover and share ideas with others. Now, people are turning to Twitter as an effective way to reach out to businesses, too. From local stores to big brands, and from brick-and-mortar to internet based or service sector, people are finding great value in the connections they make with businesses on Twitte […]
Marketers frequently cite LinkedIn as one of the most valuable social networks to incorporate in a marketing strategy. But even marketers who have LinkedIn on their radar screens still wonder how to participate. What works, what doesn’t, and what should you expect?
Keeping tabs on how other companies are adopting technologies and leveraging changes in the marketplace to push their business forward can be highly instructive. It's interesting to watch various trends take shape and gain momentum -- and there's no doubt that what's hot right now is social media marketing. Marketers are scrambling to find way […]
Figuring why you’re joining social networks and how best to use them is the first step in coping with social networking overload. Here is a four step plan for helping you figure out how to keep up with your social media universe and get over that overloaded feeling.
The unattainable goal for many search campaigns is the elusive melding of PPC and SEO tactics for bigger and better top line results. Theoretically, SEO's should form a strong base and combine well with more easily transplantable PPC's to form an unstoppable search force, right? Maybe, if you try to put them together in the right way.
Taking the bleak view is one of Gawker Publisher Nick Denton's signature postures. He moans when times are good, and gets downright apocalyptic when they're not. But it turns out the recession hasn't been so bad to Denton. In a recent post, he disclosed Gawker's revenues spiked 45 percent during the first half of 2009. What gives?
With Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and other social networking sites growing rapidly, it’s not too surprising that on the whole, the number of social networking users has doubled since 2007. Specifically, 55.6 million adults -- or just less than a third of the population -- in the US now visit social networks at least monthly, according to a new report from F […]