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  • fresh teaApple’s next iPhone might be able to wirelessly charge other devices
    Huawei and Samsung recently introduced a helpful feature in some of their latest phones — the ability charge other devices wirelessly off of the new phones, allowing you to share a bit of your battery life in a pinch. Japanese blog Macotakara (via 9to5Mac) reports that Apple’s next iPhone might…
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  • fresh teaA first look at Microsoft’s new Chromium-powered Edge browser
    Microsoft is rebuilding its Edge browser on Chromium. The software maker has been testing versions of this browser internally at Microsoft, and now The Verge has secured an exclusive first look at the early work thanks to a source who wishes to remain anonymous. While the previously leaked screensho…
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  • fresh tea‘I finally cracked it’: An abridged history of Apple’s TV efforts over the years
    Apple has been trying to do something big with TV for more than a decade, dating all the way back to when it first previewed the “iTV” streaming box in 2006. Years later, Apple is still trying to break into the TV industry with its biggest push yet: a streaming service expected to be announced a…
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  • fresh teaApple might reveal its game subscription service at Monday’s event
    Apple is expected to announce new services in TV, news, and finance (with a rumored credit card linked to Goldman Sachs) at its March 25th event. But there’s a chance we might also get a look at the company’s iOS game subscription service come Monday, as well. Bloomberg is reporting that Apple i…
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  • fresh teaSticking a leather cover on my laptop seemed like a good idea
    Until it fell victim to the Flexgate calamity, my MacBook Pro had been spending the past few months comfortably ensconced in a stick-on Toast leather cover. I’ve always been a fan of phones with leather backs, so when the opportunity arose to have the same on my laptop, it just seemed like a good…
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  • fresh teaHuawei’s Meng Wanzhou had a MacBook, iPhone and iPad when she was arrested
    This is not a piece of serious news. I don’t think it’s a huge indictment that Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou — who’s currently under house arrest in Canada while she fights extradition to the US — happened to be carrying a 12-inch MacBook, an iPhone 7 Plus, and an iPad Pro when she was taken int…
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Buzzfeed Tech


  • 16 Instagram Stories Hacks That Will Blow Your Mind
    The best Instagram Stories hacks are usually top secret — brands and businesses like to keep their tips and tricks to creating awesome stories posts under wraps. But we’re here to reveal them all! When it comes to making Instagram Stories stand out, some of the most useful features, editing tool…
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  • Ultimate Guide to Instagram Shopping
    Every month, 130 million fingers tap on an Instagram shopping post to learn more about products. For brands and businesses, using Instagram shopping posts is a great way to showcase your products and use your Instagram feed to drive more purchases — especially now thanks to Instagram’s new check…
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  • How to Design Instagram Stories That Captivate Your Audience
    Ready to design Instagram Stories that wow your followers and increase engagement? If you want to make your brand look great and get more views, you need to think outside of the Instagram app and get creative with other apps for Instagram Stories. In this free video workshop, you’ll learn how to d…
    - 6 days ago 17 Mar 19, 12:00pm -
  • How to Track Traffic From Instagram
    Knowing how to track traffic from Instagram is one of the best ways to find out if your marketing efforts are converting your followers into website visitors! When used right, Instagram can be a powerful tool for guiding your followers from your feed to your website. Which can mean big improvements…
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  • How to Use Instagram Stories Highlights to Wow Your Customers
    Instagram Stories Highlights are an incredible tool for businesses to showcase and promote their brand. Your highlights live front-and-center on your Instagram profile, so they’re perfect for helping new visitors discover what your company is all about. But just like your Instagram Stories, it’s…
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  • How to Create Instagram Stories Highlights Covers (+ Free Icons!)
    Instagram Stories Highlights covers are a great way to keep your Instagram profile on-brand and take your Instagram aesthetic to the next level! Since your Instagram Stories Highlights are located directly below your Instagram bio (aka front and center on your profile!) you’ll want to make sure th…
    - 10 days ago 13 Mar 19, 12:30pm -

Social Media Examiner

  • How to Avoid Distraction as a Marketer
    Does social media distract you from work and life? Wondering how to stay focused despite online interruptions? To explore how to avoid distraction as a marketer and as a human, I interview Brian Solis. Brian is a digital analyst and futurist at the Altimeter Group, and author of the book Engage! His…
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  • How to Add Alt Text to Instagram Posts
    Want to make your Instagram posts accessible to a wider audience? Did you know you can add extra text to your Instagram posts that help the visually impaired consume your content? In this article, you’ll discover how to write and add alt text to your Instagram posts. What Are Alt Text Tags? Alt te…
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  • How to Promote Your Live Event on Facebook
    Are you planning a live event? Wondering how to use Facebook marketing to reach and stay in touch with attendees? In this article, you’ll discover how to promote your live event or conference on Facebook before, during, and after the show. #1: Design a Facebook Frame for Your Event Facebook allows…
    - 5 days ago 19 Mar 19, 3:00am -
  • How to Grow Your Instagram Following: A Strategic Plan
    Want to quickly grow your Instagram audience? Looking for a strategy that attracts the right kind of connections? In this article, you’ll discover how to combine an Instagram growth strategy with an ad sequence that can turn followers into customers. How This Instagram Growth Strategy Works On ave…
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  • Facebook Ad Relevance Metric Updates
    Welcome to this week’s edition of the Social Media Marketing Talk Show, a news show for marketers who want to stay on the leading edge of social media. Listen now or find the Social Media Marketing Talk Show podcast on iTunes/Apple Podcast, Android, Google Play, Stitcher, and RSS. The Social Media…
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  • fresh teaThe latest 'Star Wars Battlefront II' mode mixes human and AI players
    DICE and EA are determined to keep Star Wars Battlefront II fresh a year after the loot box fiasco effectively came to an end. They're releasing an update on March 26th that introduces Capital Supremacy, a Clone Wars-era mode that includes AI charac...
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  • fresh teaCanada's film board to release a documentary about Twitch streamers
    An upcoming documentary might be able to answer some of the things you've been wanting to know about Twitch video game streamers, such as how they build their communities or earn money from the platform. The National Film Board of Canada and European...
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  • fresh teaNokia says its phones sent data to China by mistake
    Nokia phone brand owner HMD Global is understandably nervous about Finland investigating claims that its handsets send sensitive data to China, and it's trying to clear its name. The company said in a statement that it "mistakenly included" the devi...
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  • fresh teaApple's rumored game service wouldn't include 'freemium' titles
    It's now a little clearer how Apple's rumored game subscription service might work -- including what you wouldn't get. Bloomberg sources claim the service will bundle paid games (most likely the more popular ones) for a flat monthly rate, and would...
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  • fresh teaUpscaled: NVIDIA’s RTX ray tracing put to the test
    Welcome to the first episode of our new explainer series, Upscaled. We're going to be examining the components and gadgets that are helping move technology forward, and in this first episode, we're looking at graphics cards.Five months after Nvid...
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  • fresh teaThis week in tech history: Android Wear, Twitter and Friendster
    At Engadget, we spend every day looking at how technology will shape the future. But it's also important to look back at how far we've come -- that's what This Week in Tech History will do. Join us every weekend for a recap of historical tech news, a...
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  • fresh teaElon Musk Is Still Fighting the SEC in Court Over His Bad Tweets
    Tesla CEO Elon Musk really, really wants to keep tweeting without any other adults looking over his shoulder, despite a settlement with the Securities and Exchange Commission last year ordering him not to send out tweets that could affect Tesla’s stock without getting pre-approval from company off…
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  • fresh teaTodd Phillips Celebrates Editing With an Enigmatic New Image of Joaquin Phoenix’s Joker
    The day is drawing closer when Joaquin Phoenix will join the annals of superhero history as one of the few actors to portray the Joker in the flesh. Joker has entered the editing process, and to celebrate director Todd Phillips has posted a new, enigmatic image of the Crown Prince of Crime.Read more…
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  • fresh tea69,000 Pounds of Tyson Chicken Nuggets Recalled Over Concerns They May Contain Pieces of Metal
    Tyson Foods has recalled nearly 70,000 pounds of frozen chicken nuggets shipped to more than 20 states over fears that they could be tainted with fragments of metal, according to federal officials.Read more...
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  • fresh teaThe Google Stadia Backlash Has Begun
    While people are still grappling with the technical ramifications of Google’s Stadia platform, gamers have begun asking deeper, more troubling questions. What do mods look like in a world of game streaming? What happens to game preservation? What happens if Google dwarfs gaming the same way it has…
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  • fresh teaNo One Knows How Users Will Pay for Google Stadia Yet, But an Ad-Supported Model May Be Tricky
    This week, Google announced its fancy new Stadia game-streaming service to the world—though the question of just how the tech giant is planning on monetizing it remains quite open. It’s not clear whether users will gain access to Stadia’s stable of games by purchasing individual titles, paying…
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  • fresh teaIdris Elba in Talks to Join Mouse Guard, Too
    Is it just me, or is Idris Elba in everything lately? His prospective genre film list is blowing up—from Hobbs and Shaw, to The Suicide Squad, and now Mouse Guard. He’s even in Cats! Elba is going all-in on being our rugged genre fiction hero, and I’m here for it. Read more...
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Tech Crunch

  • fresh teaFlying taxi startup Blade is helping Silicon Valley CEOs bypass traffic
    Blade, backed by Lerer Hippeau and Airbus, has begun chauffering the Bay Area's elite.
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  • fresh teaA family tracking app was leaking real-time location data
    A popular family tracking app was leaking the real-time locations of more than 238,000 users for weeks after the developer left a server exposed without a password. The app, Family Locator, built by Australia-based software house React Apps, allows families to track each other in real-time, such as…
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  • fresh teaA week of game streaming and earthquakes
    From Extra Crunch We hope all of you enjoyed the conversation with Eric Peckham and Lucas Matney on GDC and game streaming. For those who couldn’t join, a transcript should be coming shortly. Our enterprise reporter Ron Miller has a dive into how Salesforce became the model for enterprise SaaS com…
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  • fresh teaPlanning for the uncertain future of work
    In a recently published, roughly 75-page report, British non-profit organization The Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts (RSA) outlined several scenarios for how the UK labor market will be impacted by frontier technologies such as automation, AI, AVs and more. The analysis titled “The Fou…
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  • fresh teaCorporate biotech venture funding rises again
    Biotech venture funding has been on a tear for the past couple of years, and corporate investors in the space are doing their part to boost the totals.
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  • fresh teaThe damage of defaults
    Apple popped out a new pair of AirPods this week. The design looks exactly like the old pair of AirPods. Which means I’m never going to use them because Apple’s bulbous earbuds don’t fit my ears. Think square peg, round hole. The only way I could rock AirPods would be to walk around with hands…
    - 6 hours ago 23 Mar 19, 10:00am -

Android Authority


Sprout Social

  • 5 social listening services you can offer your clients
    Social listening services have been a huge selling point for us lately. More of our clients (and brands in general) see the value and Read more...This post 5 social listening services you can offer your clients originally appeared on Sprout Social.
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  • How to conduct smarter social listening for consumer brands
    If you want to know exactly what your customers want in 2019, you don’t have to look very hard. Well, sort of. Consider that Read more...This post How to conduct smarter social listening for consumer brands originally appeared on Sprout Social.
    - 2 days ago 21 Mar 19, 7:17am -
  • 6 Twitter analytics tools to amplify your Twitter strategy
    Twitter is an excellent platform to engage with friends and follow your favorite industry experts. But if you want to use it to promote Read more...This post 6 Twitter analytics tools to amplify your Twitter strategy originally appeared on Sprout Social.
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  • How to build a better business with B2B social listening
    If you’re a B2B brand, chances are you already have plenty on your plate. However, that’s no excuse to sleep on social listening. Think Read more...This post How to build a better business with B2B social listening originally appeared on Sprout Social.
    - 10 days ago 13 Mar 19, 9:05am -
  • How SEO can (and should) inform social media marketing
    Search engine optimization and social media marketing are two major points of focus for most digital marketers these days. They have co-existed for ages, Read more...This post How SEO can (and should) inform social media marketing originally appeared on Sprout Social.
    - 12 days ago 11 Mar 19, 6:30am -
  • The complete guide to online social listening
    If you haven’t noticed by now, social listening is kind of a big deal for brands today. Why? Because we’re capable of learning more Read more...This post The complete guide to online social listening originally appeared on Sprout Social.
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