Whom Do You Want Sitting Next to You on a Plane?

   Click the image for the full story Nicola Clark of the New York Times reports that: “This month, the Dutch carrier KLM began testing a program it calls Meet and Seat, allowing ticket-holders to upload details from their Facebook or LinkedIn profiles and use the data to choose seatmates.” Is this something YOU would […]

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Apple’s Chief Executive Tim Cook Wants to Make Its Mac More Like an iPhone.

  Click the image for the full story The Wall Street Journal’s Jessica E. Vascellaro discusses Apple’s interest in expanding the use of Mac computers:  “Named ‘Mountain Lion,’ the new version of OS X is the clearest sign yet of Apple’s belief that the mobile, laptop and desktop world are destined to converge—and that Apple […]

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U.S. (and Global) Consumers Hold Businesses Accountable for Online Privacy

   Click the image for this story eMarketer reports that, “According to online privacy service provider TRUSTe, just 10% of U.S. adults reported being worry-free regarding their online privacy. Though the level of online privacy concern varied in degree, a large percentage of respondents reported significant unease: 21% worried frequently, and 23% always worried about […]

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Flaw Found in an Online Encryption Method

As reported by John Markoff, “A team of European and American mathematicians and cryptographers have discovered an unexpected weakness in the encryption system widely used worldwide for online shopping, banking, E-mail and other Internet services intended to remain private and secure. The flaw — which involves a small but measurable number of cases — has […]

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Multilingual SEO, International SEO & Chinese Web Design

    Click on the image to learn more “Metafocus is a global internet marketing, multilingual SEO and Web Design agency based in Nottingham, UK. We specialise in translating and building international websites that are designed for multilingual SEO and international SEO. We have a team of website translators and international SEO experts working alongside multilingual […]

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International SEO – Reaching 1.4 Billion People

   Click on the the image to visit this blog In keeping with the global nature of marketing, this site has some nice articles about online marketing from OBAN Multilingual, an expert in multilingual SEO and international SEM. With teams in 30 countries worldwide, OBAN is unique in being able to offer expert localized search strategies […]

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Just Lin, Baby! 10 Lessons Jeremy Lin Can Teach Us Before We Go To Work Monday Morning

   Image by Getty Images via @daylife   Click the image for the story As Eric Jackson of Forbes reports, “Lin-sanity has swept up the NBA over the last week.  Now it seems like the phenomenon has gone worldwide. Friday’s 38 point performance by Harvard grad Jeremy Lin for the New York Knicks against the LA […]

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What’s Hot Where: a Worldwide Guide to Social-Media Activity

   Click the image for the full story Facebook might rule in the U.S., but it’s barely made a dent in Russia or China. Meanwhile, men are more likely to log in to LinkedIn, while Twitter and Facebook skew female. Here, we break down more stats on the big sites by gender, location and age.

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