Changes in Technology & Politics and their effect on Business

Google Might Change and Make Using the Internet Way Better

 Kyle Wagner As a fashionable internet denizen, you do not use a homepage, probably. You open a new browser window or tab, and you’re met with your Chrome apps, or … Continue reading

April 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Unknown BlackBerry 10 devices hits the FCC with LTE support in tow, likely the Z10

By Daniel Bader on December 30, 2012 at 6:38pm in Mobile News If there’s one thing that we can rely on with impending North American phone releases, it is that the FCC will … Continue reading

December 31, 2012 · Leave a comment

VC Roger McNamee slams Android’s ‘profitless prosperity’ |CNET News

“The threat to Apple is that they forget their power and success comes from selling hardware. If Android gets too much unit volume, it’s a mistake,” McNamee says. by Dan Farber … Continue reading

December 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

Tale of two realities: Government not held to standard it demands of business

Do as I do, not as I say. For years, we’ve heard chatter in the business community that there’s no rhyme or reason around which businesses receive government support and … Continue reading

May 22, 2011 · Leave a comment

Microsoft Acquires Skype for $8.5 Billion

After rumors that first Facebook and then Microsoft were in talks to acquire Skype, the latter announced that it has acquired the VoIP giant for $8.5 billion in cash. Skype … Continue reading

May 10, 2011 · Leave a comment

Microsoft Nears $7 Billion-Plus Deal for Skype

Read This Article on the Wall Street Journal By ANUPREETA DAS And NICK WINGFIELD Microsoft Corp. is close to a deal to buy Internet phone company Skype Technologies SA for … Continue reading

May 10, 2011 · Leave a comment

HOW TO: Get Your Employees On Board With Your Social Media Policy

Maria Ogneva is the Head of Community at Yammer, where she is in charge of social media, community programs, internal education and engagement. You can follow her on Twitter, her … Continue reading

May 6, 2011 · Leave a comment


Here we see the end game of a typical Facebook Survey Scam. Each time someone completes a survey, the scam creator gets a commission. The scam creator will possibly have your … Continue reading

April 29, 2011 · Leave a comment

14 Best Practices for Long-Term Social Media Success

Brian Solis is principal of Altimeter Group, a leading research-based advisory firm. Brian is also the author of the all-new Engage!, an award-winning guide for businesses to build and measure … Continue reading

April 29, 2011 · Leave a comment

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  • Would Angus MacLean or Robert Stanfield vote for Harper? April 29, 2011
    by Teresa Doyle on Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 1:57pm I grew up in a fiercely loyal conservative household. These two men were held in the highest regard. They were Progressive Conservatives we could all be proud of. Angus MacLean realized how dangerous nuclear power could be. Harper fired the head of Atomic Energy Canada for doing her job. She insisted that […]
  • IPTypewriters: Last manufacturing plant shuts down production April 26, 2011
      The final typewriter manufacturer shuts down in Mumbai BY: Brett Register CATEGORY: Trending Now An old manual typewriter is seen in Finca de Vigia, the villa where author Ernest Hemingway lived outside Havana, Cuba (Credit: GETTY) (CBS / What's Trending) Today in Mumbai the doors to the final typewriter manufacturing company Godrej and Boyce closed i […]
  • Five Years of Harper – Broken Promises April 21, 2011
    Technorati Tags: Five years of Harper,Election 2011 2006 Conservative Platform: 1. Require ministers and senior government officials to record their contacts with lobbyists. Government Action: Broken 2. Prohibit nominated candidates or MPs seeking re-election from accepting large personal gifts. Government Action: Broken. 3. Ban the use of trust funds to fin […]
  • What to do if you are being bullied April 19, 2011
    Cyberbullying sometimes escalates to serious situations, especially if the victim is lacking information when it comes to dealing with cyberbullies. Below are some things you can do to resolve or at the very least limit the damage of cyberbullying: * Refrain from Responding: Defending yourself from a cyberbully attack may seem like a natural response, but th […]
  • Dr. Harper’s New and Improved Medicare « Murray Dobbin's Blog April 17, 2011
    Medicare is turning out to be the sleeper issues in this election as Canadians continue to say that public health care – universal, comprehensive, publicly administered care, transferable across provincial lines – is their most important election issue, even more important than the economy. And is the economy that Harper has based his whole campaign on – aft […]
  • Best divorce letter & answer November 17, 2010
      Dear wife:        I'm writing you this letter to tell you that I'm leaving you forever. I've been a good man to you for 7 years & I have nothing to show for it. These last 2 weeks have been terrible. Your boss called to tell me that you quit your job today & that was the last straw.         Last week, you came home & didn't […]
  • Seal Caucus–Rick Mercer Rant!!! October 15, 2010
    It seems to me that the media is a little too obsessed with how controlling Stephen Harper is.  I don't really get this debate.  I mean, can we blame the Conservatives for wanting this in a leader?  A man who is firmly in control?  Because Stephen Harper is all that and a bag of chips.  And his idea to scrap the long form census is a perfect example of […]
    by Pulse Entertainment on Wednesday, October 13, 2010 at 10:26pm Pulse Entertainment promises a new standard of quality, style and sophistication for the “take no chances” customer (Ottawa) October 12, 2010 – MELDAN Entertainment Inc. is proud to announce the official launch of Pulse Entertainment. Pulse Entertainment is an Ottawa-based boutique business pro […]
  • Subject: DR Oz advice H1N1 October 30, 2009
    Subject: DR Oz advice H1N1 The following advice, given by Dr. Oz, makes a lot of sense and is important for all to know: The only portals of entry are the nostrils and mouth/throat. In a global epidemic of this nature, it's almost impossible to avoid coming into contact with H1N1 in spite of all precautions. Contact with H1N1 is not so much of a problem […]
    1. Two times a week, we go to a nice restaurant, have a little beverage, good food and companionship. She goes on Tuesdays, I go on Fridays.2. We also sleep in separate beds. Hers is in California and mine is in Texas.3. I take my wife everywhere..... but she keeps finding her way back.4. I asked my wife where she wanted to go for our anniversary. "Some […]



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  • What Is a Corporate Headhunter? Vs. Recruiter & Hiring Manager March 23, 2018
    If you're looking for a new job it's easy to confuse a recruiter with a headhunter or even a hiring manager. All these terms may seem interchangeable because they all refer to someone who can help you get a job. But each of these positions has different responsibilities, and those differences affect how you can work with them on your job search.Pro […]
    Charley Mendoza
  • Pick Up Some Free Assets for Your Next Video Project March 23, 2018
    Video is coming soon to Envato Elements, and to give you a taste of what's to come, we're giving away some free video files to use on your next project. What's on Offer?Here are some more details of what you can download from the pre-launch page:eight Adobe After Effects to help you with everything from making an explainer video to creating a […]
    Andrew Blackman
  • How to Sort & Filter Spreadsheet Data in Google Sheets March 22, 2018
    Data is taking over the world. And often, we just have so much of it that it's a challenge to find meaning in it to understand the situation at hand.Spreadsheets are one of the best ways to analyze data sets for their structure and ease of use. But many data sets are just too big to easily get your hands around. You need ways of finding the data you […]
    Andrew Childress
  • 13 Quick Responsive Web Design Tips & Tricks for 2018 March 21, 2018
    Responsive web design is a must nowadays. Given the increasing number of people using their mobile devices to do research before buying a product as well as to catch up on the latest news, your business can't afford to have a non-responsive website.When you add to that the fact that Google favors mobile-responsive websites in their search algorithm, it […]
    Brenda Barron
  • How to Resize Multiple Images in Microsoft PowerPoint in 60 Seconds March 20, 2018
    What if you don't want to resize images in a PowerPoint slideshow one by one? That's no problem in PowerPoint. In this short video and tutorial I'll show you how to change PowerPoint image size.We also have a helpful complement to this tutorial. Download our FREE eBook: The Complete Guide to Making Great Presentations. Grab it now before you r […]
    Andrew Childress
  • 20 Best Responsive Video Sharing WordPress Themes March 20, 2018
    There's no doubt that video content can do wonders for your marketing strategy. Whether you want to create a website similar to YouTube or DailyMotion or use video instead of traditional blogging, video can not only improve your search engine rank, but it can also help create awareness about your brand and generate leads.One of the easiest ways to creat […]
    Brenda Barron
  • 12 Best Ted Talks of All Time (For Business Leaders in 2018) March 17, 2018
    If you're in business management or just want to learn more about business, there are many helpful business presentations online that you can learn from. One of the best sources of educational, motivational, and informational presentations for business professionals is Ted Talks. They are also a good resource to study if you're trying to improve yo […]
    Laura Spencer
  • How to Hide and Delete Slides in Keynote in 60 Seconds March 16, 2018
    Let's take a quick look at how to hide and delete slides in Apple's excellent Keynote software.We also have a helpful complement to this tutorial. Download our FREE eBook: The Complete Guide to Making Great Presentations. Grab it now before you read on.Note: In this tutorial we use the Pitch Template. You can get great keynote presentation template […]
    Andrew Childress
  • How to Add Formulas & Functions in Google Spreadsheets March 15, 2018
    Spreadsheets can handle everything from simple calculations to complex functions that transform your data. Google Sheets is no slouch when it comes to spreadsheet apps that can work magic on your data and help you find meaning in your data thanks to formulas and functions. Fortunately, formulas in Google Sheets aren't difficult to learn.The terms formul […]
    Andrew Childress
  • How to Make Responsive Business Websites With Templates March 14, 2018
    When it comes to creating your business website, there are several ways to do it. You can opt for a site builder, you can have a developer design a site for you, or you can use a CMS like WordPress. While there’s nothing wrong with those options, they can be too much if all you need is a simple website to showcase what your business is all about and provide […]
    Brenda Barron

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