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Constantly-Connected Smartphone Apps Cause “Challenges”

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Smartphones are in a constant state of connecting. Even when they aren’t necessarily “doing” anything, many of the apps sitting on the phone are trying to connect with this database or that information hub to get the data they need to work. In some cases, they’re attempting to get this information at all times.

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The Importance of Topics in Social Media


All too often brands will find themselves trying to promote news about their company through social media. The biggest challenge is in picking the right topic. It’s harder than most think to grab the right piece of information within a story and focus on it to appeal to a general audience but it’s extremely important in any social media brand message strategy. Here’s an example: Continue reading The Importance of Topics in Social Media

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5 Best Places To Learn Computer Programing For Free

In this tough economy and job market, it’s a smart move to keep adding to your knowledge base. One of the most sought after skills is computer programming. Unfortunately, going back to school can be an expensive and time consuming endeavor. But, obtaining programming literacy doesn’t have to be expensive. From traditional universities to innovative startups offering a chance for employment upon completion of their program, we’ve found the five top places to learn how to code on the web, and best of all, they are free.

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Can You “Handle” Social Media?

Frozen Yogurt

Fun: Enjoyment, amusement, or lighthearted pleasure.

People love to have fun. Whether it is with friends, family, coworkers, people are happy when they can have fun. Never is there a point in someone’s day when they WANT to be bored or unhappy. 16 Handles, a self-serve frozen yogurt company, is a fun company. They enjoy making their customers happy by providing a light and cheerful environment.

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25 Years of Acura History


It’s hard to believe that the Acura brand has been in America for a quarter century. There was a time when luxury cars were either American or German and Japanese vehicles were the economic selection during a time when gas was starting to skyrocket. Now, 25 years later, Acura continues to be a force in the luxury automotive market.

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The Facts About Earthquakes and Tsunamis

Earthquake and Tsunami

It’s possible to run from a tornado. Hurricanes normally have a lot of warning that precedes them before they hit land. Ice, heat, and other environmental challenges can be dealt with. Earthquakes and tsunamis, on the other hand, can devastate without warning.

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From ROKR to iPhone 5: The Apple Path to Smartphone Domination


Most believe that Apple’s road to taking over mobile was a smooth one. They may not recall the first attempt to combine an iPod and a phone: the Motorola ROKR. The reason you may not recall the ROKR is that it failed miserably when it was released in 2005.

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Before Buying Into the Pinterest Hype, Follow this Flowchart

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Every day businesses are being encouraged by their social media guru to get involved with Pinterest. It’s a boom social site that is picking up steam faster than any other in recent memory and has a ton of potential as a platform for networking, but is it right for business? Many experts are saying yes, but unlike Facebook, Pinterest is definitely not for every business.

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