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Social Startups: 12ish Allows You to Make Money When Others Tap Your Mind

shaybmoser
As you give or receive free advice, is it possible to quantify—to put a concrete number on—the time being used? To say not just, “your/my time is valuable,” but “that’s [insert dollar amount] of your/my time.” It turns out the answer is yes. And to do so, you need only use the social startup 12ish. The Indianapolis, Ind.-based platform that launched in April allows you to bill your time in 12-minute increments.
Social Startups: 12ish Allows You to Make Money When Others Tap Your Mind

How to Use Wearable Tech to Rev Up Your Real-Time Event Social Media

ChrisSyme
Wearable tech is all the rage, but how can we use it in social media? Your events may provide the perfect backdrop for video shorts using Google Glass, GoPro, or Pivothead glasses.
How to Use Wearable Tech to Rev Up Your Real-Time Event Social Media

The Next Big Thing in Marketing That No One Knows About

steve olenski
Marketers the world over better become aware of this next big thing for it is coming and it will more than likely affect everything they do. As usual "it" goes by an acronym as we all know everything in marketing has to have some sort of acronym, right?
The Next Big Thing in Marketing That No One Knows About

Wireless Technologies Enable the Internet of Everything

David H Deans
Imagine a world where all manner of electrical and electronic devices are connected together via a wireless link -- that's the Internet of Everything. The installed base of active wireless connected devices will exceed 16 billion in 2014, that's about 20 percent more than in 2013, according to the latest market study by ABI Research. Moreover, the number of devices will more than double from the current level, with 40.9 billion forecast for 2020.
Wireless Technologies Enable the Internet of Everything

Home Virtualization: How Business Benefits Are Seen at Home

Rick Delgado
When it comes to business strategy, virtualization is usually at the top of the list for adoption. It certainly makes sense; after all, virtualization offers businesses many benefits like faster disaster recovery, easy scalability, and reduced energy costs.
Home Virtualization: How Business Benefits Are Seen at Home

The Bots Are Coming!

paulgillin
On one level we can understand the teeth-gnashing that followed the Associated Press’ announcement that it plans to start using robots to write the majority of U.S. corporate earnings stories. Robots seem to bring out the Luddite in all of us. What we can’t understand is why anyone outside of a few shop stewards should want to preserve the jobs that will invariably be lost to this new kind of automation.
The Bots Are Coming!

Social Media Measurement Is More Than Tools and Metrics

ChrisSyme
A mechanic with a big tool box is not a mechanic until he fixes a car. So, let's approach measurement as a simple three-part process that is much more than a tool box. But no skipping a step. When it comes to measuring results on social media campaigns, there are no shortcuts.
Social Media Measurement Is More Than Tools and Metrics

What We Can Expect to See from Google in the Near Future

philcohen4
When it comes to the massive technological giant of a company that is Google, the burning question is usually, "What will they come up with next?" Here are six areas where we can expect to see more Googleish shine in the coming years.
What We Can Expect to See from Google in the Near Future

How Businesses Can Improve Their Apps

agreen1019
Unless you are Temple Run or Angry Birds your app is probably not as popular as you wish it was! Businesses are now frantically creating apps and sometimes hastily tossing an app into the world of downloads leads to errors! This is how many businesses can improve!
How Businesses Can Improve Their Apps

Personal Branding for Shy People

MinterDial
This article addresses why and how shy people should bolster their personal branding. Different from introversion, shyness can be a barrier to success. Thanks to the opportunities and variety of tools online, there are useful and appropriate strategies for shy people to make a name for themselves, notwithstanding their shy personality.
Personal Branding for Shy People