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Here’s How Pokémon Go Is Changing the World Around Us

By | Jul 21, 2016 at 12:30 pm

The Pokémon Go craze is official. Streets worldwide are littered with anxious players, portable battery charges are out of the shelves in numerous supermarkets, the app has already surpassed Twitter in the amount of daily active users and players spend more time in it…

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Millennials Three Times More Likely to Use Mobile Banking

By | Jul 20, 2016 at 5:00 pm

Though tech has been impacting a variety of industries, finance still seems to be lagging behind. After all, trends may dictate the ways that we conduct business in the digital age, but do the same rules apply for how we handle our finances? According…

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Amazon Prime Day Creates Negative Impact on Smaller Competing Retailers

By | Jul 15, 2016 at 12:30 pm

The results are in: Amazon’s Prime Day was a tremendous success. In what Amazon Prime Vice President Greg Greeley is calling the “biggest day in the history of Amazon,” the company is reporting 60 percent growth in sales this year (50 percent in the…

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DOCSIS 3.1 Technology Makes Gigabit Internet Speed Possible

By | Jul 13, 2016 at 11:13 am

Hold on to your seats: next generation gigabit Internet speeds are now possible, with the revolutionary DOCSIS 3.1 technology. DOCSIS 3.1 supports blazing fast speeds of 10 Gbps on the downstream and 1 Gbps on the upstream – speeds that can easily rival alternatives like…

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The Streets Are Littered with Adult Pokémon Go Players

By | Jul 11, 2016 at 11:45 am

Over the weekend, I played a lot of Pokémon GO. Like, a LOT of Pokémon GO. And while I’m a 27-year-old with a good job and an exciting hobby, it was hard to not think about which creature could be lurking around the next corner waiting…

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Are Networking Apps the Next Big Thing?

By | Jul 8, 2016 at 11:45 am

Apps have been rising in popularity across the digital media space – from Instagram and Facebook to Snapchat, users are all seeking new ways to connect and build relationships with each other digitally. And while dating apps have also been an important part of…

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Car-Stealing Hackers Are on the Rise

By | Jul 7, 2016 at 9:00 am

A couple car thieves have been spotted in Houston using a laptop to hack a 2010 Jeep Wrangler, stealing it right out of the owner’s driveway. Four more Wranglers and Cherokees may have been stolen in the city with the same technique, police say, and none…

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Inbound Marketing Trends to Look Out For This Year

By | Jul 5, 2016 at 10:00 pm

Inbound marketing is an essential part of attracting and interacting with visitors. If you are not able to stick to the trends, you are quickly going to fall behind the competition, no matter what high-quality tools you have available. In this article, you are…

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Digital Imaging in the World of Dentistry

By | Jul 2, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Whether we want to admit it or not, dental technology plays a crucial role when it comes to treatment plans and patient experience. Standard dentistry education has only just begun to focus on the importance of dental technology — in our technology-first world, businesses must stay up-to-date…

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What the Twilio IPO Means for Other Startups Going Public

By | Jul 1, 2016 at 5:02 pm

API unicorn Twilio just went public, and its shares have more than doubled immediately: initially going for $14, the shares topped $40 yesterday and have stayed above $30 at the time of writing. They’re volatile, but trading very well. The cloud communications company is the first…

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Social Media Needs Shift with Digital Platform Expectations

By | Jul 1, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Social media, like the rest of tech, is constantly evolving to better fit user trends and market demand. But even as the market continues to change, the tools that already exist can remain useful to the shifting digital landscape. And when it comes to…

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Instagram’s User Engagement Is on the Decline

By | Jul 1, 2016 at 11:10 am

Instagram, on the heels of their latest achievement, have had a decline of user engagement on the site. Research indicates that user photo sharing is on the decline, despite the app having surpassed over 500 million app users. Trends are indicating that there’s a…

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How Biotech Is Making an Impact Against Wage Inequality

By | Jul 1, 2016 at 9:57 am

When it comes to gender inequality and the wage gap, it can be hard to see a silver lining. After all, despite the work and awareness that has been done to bring awareness to the issues of gender inequality, many industries are still far…

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This Is How to Write Great Code as a Developer

By | Jun 30, 2016 at 10:15 am

Writing great code involves more than just having the knowledge and skill to get it done. In fact, good coding involves other skills – problem solving, cognitive understanding, and much more – which all comes together to create code that works well for both…