Special orders don't upset us

You ask the waiter to bring you the mackerel, but without the teriyaki glaze. He says, "the menu says no substitutions, I'm sorry." There's absolutely nothing wrong with running an establishment around the idea that it is what it is,... | Continue reading


@sethgodin.typepad.com | 3 years ago

“Good idea kids, but…” – the moment that changed everything for Lisa Falzone

When Lisa Falzone stepped into a meeting with her first client, she knew her company Revel Systems had a bright future as an ordering app. Except it didn’t. That one meeting would change the course of Revel Systems entirely.How did Revel Systems begin life as an ordering app and … | Continue reading


@blog.websummit.net | 3 years ago

Galaxy S7 automatically detects moisture to prevent charging damage

Users are reporting a “moisture detected in charging port” message being displayed after taking their Samsung Galaxy S7 for a dunk. | Continue reading


@androidauthority.com | 3 years ago

Ahmad Teas Giveaway

I was recently approached by a lovely company, Ahmad Tea, to try some of their beautiful teas. Ahmad tea is a UK-based family business (spanning four generations) who are passionate about fine quality tea and it’s tradition. They’ve also provided a tea keeper as a prize to one of … | Continue reading


@wallflowergirl.co.uk | 3 years ago

Instagram blockiert Snapchat und Telegram-Links

Es scheint nicht gerade der passende Moment, jetzt wo Facebook unter Beobachtung des Kartellamtes steht, weil man vermutet, dass sie ihre Marktmacht ausnutzen für Wettbewerbsvorteile, dass schon wieder in ihren Systemen Links auf andere sozial... | Continue reading


@de.engadget.com | 3 years ago

Facebook will pay 'millions' more in UK tax

Facebook has overhauled its UK tax structure and is "set to pay millions of pounds more in tax in the UK" as a result, according to the BBC. Like Google, Facebook makes the majority of its revenues through the selling of ads, and also like Google, it is responding to increasing p … | Continue reading


@theverge.com | 3 years ago

Launch of the new global Destination Sustainability Index

The post Launch of the new global Destination Sustainability Index appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Meetings Industry Magazine. | Continue reading


@kongres-magazine.eu | 3 years ago

Bitcoin Price Watch; Profit Taken!

Having called out our range yesterday evening, we suggested that its width warranted both an intrarange and a breakout approach. We had circa ten dollars’ worth of wriggle room to play with between support and resistance, which is as large, if not larger, than many of the targets … | Continue reading


@newsbtc.com | 3 years ago

We interviewed Fairphone, a smartphone company that sets an example for fairer electronics

Fairphone is two things: a "smartphone with social values" and a "social enterprise that is building a movement for fairer electronics." In other words, it's more than just a device - it's a mean to a very noble end: making the entire electronics value chain fairer for everyone i … | Continue reading


@androidauthority.com | 3 years ago

Obduction, the spiritual successor to Myst, out in June

Obduction, the spiritual successor to Myst, comes out in June 2016, developer Cyan has announced.In 2013 Cyan raised $1.3m from over 22,000 backers on Kickstarter to make Obduction.The teaser trailer, below, shows off the various environments the game features. The set-up is this … | Continue reading


@eurogamer.net | 3 years ago

The Future Museum Challenge – E-Space hackathon in Venice

Venice (Italy), 17-18 March 2016 Another inspiring hackathon for Europeana Space: the one dedicated to Museums. We’re looking for innovative and advantageous designers, coders, museum experts and lovers, cultural managers,  artists, creatives, IT and marketing experts to take up  … | Continue reading


@digitalmeetsculture.net | 3 years ago

Prasos Announces Acquisition of Finnish Bitcoin Exchange Coinmotion

Prasos, the leading Bitcoin brokerage in Finland, has announced the acquisition of the Bitcoin exchange service Coinmotion. Coinmotion of Helsinki “aims to provide a seamless platform for using Bitcoin to both consumers and vendors.” With the strategic acquisition, Prasos is posi … | Continue reading


@cryptocoinsnews.com | 3 years ago

The Technological Hub Istanbul wins @WAS 2017

Istanbul wins the International Conference on Information Integration and Web Based Applications and Services (IIWAS) & The International Conference on Advances in Mobile Computing and Multi Media (MOMM) for 2017. iiWAS2017 and MoMM2017 will attract 250 delegates. The congress wi … | Continue reading


@kongres-magazine.eu | 3 years ago

San Bernardino DA: Seized iPhone might contain hidden 'cyber pathogen'

Could the iPhone belonging to one of the terrorists behind the deadly San Bernardino shooting in December contain more than just information about its owner? Could it actually be a weapon? The San Bernardino District Attorney thinks it's possible.According to a court filing by S … | Continue reading


@mashable.com | 3 years ago

Messaging app Line plans up to $3 billion dual IPO in New York and Tokyo: IFR

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Messaging app operator Line Corp, which is owned by South Korea’s largest web portal operator, Naver Corp, plans an initial public offering of up to $3 billion in New York and Tokyo, IFR reported on Friday, citing people close to the deal. Preparations are b … | Continue reading


@venturebeat.com | 3 years ago

Sony Future Lab Program: Prototypen mitgestalten

Sony öffnet sich ja gerne neuen Experimenten, wenn es um ihre Smartphones geht und jetzt wollen sie, ein ungewöhnlicher Schritt im Wettstreit zwischen Firmengeheimnissen und Leaks, ein Programm eröffnen, bei dem neue Konzepte dem Pub... | Continue reading


@de.engadget.com | 3 years ago

London Eye reveals Charlie and the Chocolate Factory experience

The Coca-Cola London Eye has teamed up with Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory on the West End to deliver an interactive experience aboard its capsules this Easter. | Continue reading


@eventmagazine.co.uk | 3 years ago

Wohin die Deutschen reisen: Urlaubsziele zwischen 1955 und 2015

billiger-mietwagen.de: Köln (ots) - Deutsche Urlauber verreisen seit Jahren am häufigsten innerhalb Deutschlands, auf Platz 2 der beliebtesten Reiseziele steht 2015 Frankreich, gefolgt von Spanien. Wie sich das Reiseverhalten der Deutschen in den vergangenen 60 Jahren ... | Continue reading


@presseportal.de | 3 years ago

Dragon’s Tale – Playing Hide and Seek with Bitcoin

Dragon’s Tale is an amazing Casino Multiplayer Role Play Game where the players can roam around searching and hiding Bitcoin. The game has an incredible and original concept that enables the players to follow a story while allowing them to play casino-like games. In the beginning … | Continue reading


@newsbtc.com | 3 years ago

Mövenpick Hotel Amsterdam City Centre to Specialise in Healthcare Meetings and Events

The post Mövenpick Hotel Amsterdam City Centre to Specialise in Healthcare Meetings and Events appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Meetings Industry Magazine. | Continue reading


@kongres-magazine.eu | 3 years ago

Episode 069 — Wrapped Around an Axle

Ben and James discuss how the aggregation of media led to a weakening of political parties, opening the door to unexpected candidates. Plus, why Facebook’s focus on engagement might be dangerous, and why diversity is important from day one. This episode is sponsored by Wunder Cap … | Continue reading


@exponent.fm | 3 years ago

Gay & Lesbian Travel: Weltweit größtes Angebot auf der ITB Berlin

Messe Berlin GmbH: Berlin (ots) - Großer "LGBT Pavillon" mit neuen Ausstellern - Populärer LGBT Media Networking Brunch - Vorträge und Diskussionsrunde auf dem ITB Berlin Kongress zu Reisen in etablierte und aufstrebende Destinationen im Gay & Lesbian-Segment - ... | Continue reading


@presseportal.de | 3 years ago

Oculus Rift wird es nicht für Apple geben: Computer sind einfach zu lahm

Der Gründer von Oculus, Palmer Luckey, hat bekannt gegeben, dass es für die finale Version von Oculus Rift, anders als bislang geplant, keine Mac Version geben wird. Selbst der teuerste Mac Pro hat nicht die passenden Spezifikationen. "We... | Continue reading


@de.engadget.com | 3 years ago

Six Flags teams up with Samsung to bring VR to real roller coasters

If the climbs, drops and loops of roller coasters weren’t thrilling enough for you, Six Flags is enhancing your coaster experience with virtual reality.Amusement park giant Six Flags announced today it has teamed up with Samsung to bring the world of roller coasters together with … | Continue reading


@mashable.com | 3 years ago

How to make your Android app stand out and get noticed

Getting noticed in a crowded marketplace is a challenge for indie app developers. Here are some strategies you can use to stand out and get noticed! | Continue reading


@androidauthority.com | 3 years ago

How to use your iPhone's share button like a pro

One of the best features of your iPhone or iPad that you're probably not using is the share menu.You know it — it's the strip of apps that appear when you tap the share button (the little square with the arrow erupting out of it) within an app. Introduced in iOS 8, the sharing sy … | Continue reading


@mashable.com | 3 years ago

Gute und schlechte Betriebe?

Unsere 2.400 Mitgliedsbetriebe (Bauernhöfe mit im Schnitt 12 Gästebetten) haben sich in den vergangenen Jahren positiv entwickelt. Vor allem durch die Positionierung als Qualitätsangebot konnten die Preise (im Schnitt) jedes Jahr angehoben werden, seit der Gründung des Verbandes … | Continue reading


@tp-blog.at | 3 years ago

Finding the fun in Star Citizen

What is Star Citizen? It's so big now it seems almost incomprehensible. $100m - that's a hell of a budget, let alone raised through crowdfunding. No-one saw it coming, everything ballooned in scope and scale, and no-one seems to know what it is any more.Isn't Star Citizen all mod … | Continue reading


@eurogamer.net | 3 years ago

Amazon stoppt Verschlüsselung für Fire OS 5 auf Tablets

Es gibt ein wenig Aufregung rings um das Update für Fire OS 5 auf den Amazon Tablets. Merkwürdigerweise haben sie sich entschlossen, die Verschlüsselung nicht weiter zu unterstützen. Wer updated muss also auf Sicherheit verzicht... | Continue reading


@de.engadget.com | 3 years ago

Google hires auto industry talent to push self-driving car past experimental stage

(Reuters) – Google’s self-driving car team is expanding and hiring more people with automotive industry expertise, underscoring the company’s determination to move the division past the experimental stage. The operation now employs at least 170 workers, according to a Reuters rev … | Continue reading


@venturebeat.com | 3 years ago

Sony announces hands-free wearable as part of new Future Lab Program

Sony has a new R&D project called the Future Lab Program, an effort to involve customers in the design process for eventual products. The program will "share concept prototypes with users while still at the development stage, and look to them for inspiration, leveraging their fee … | Continue reading


@theverge.com | 3 years ago

TOP 10 Ways to Enhance the ROI of Your Marketing Budget

Smart businesses know that marketing expenditures are investments and not expenses. The dollars that you spend in your marketing budget lead to increased sales and revenues for your business. When you evaluate your marketing spend, you should not be thinking about ways trim it. T … | Continue reading


@alltop | 3 years ago

IBTM America 2016 kicks off its hosted buyer programme and more

The post IBTM America 2016 kicks off its hosted buyer programme and more appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Meetings Industry Magazine. | Continue reading


@kongres-magazine.eu | 3 years ago

San Bernardino DA claims Syed Farouk’s iPhone may house ‘cyber pathogen’

On Thursday, the San Bernardino District Attorney speculated that the phone in question may be housing a “dormant cyber pathogen” that threatens the county. The DA’s comment represents the first time that any law enforcement agency has said publicly what may be on the phone, whic … | Continue reading


@techcrunch.com | 3 years ago

Oculus Rift will support Macs 'when Apple makes a good computer'

Oculus founder Palmer Luckey has poured water on the idea of his Rift virtual reality headset supporting the Mac by saying that Apple doesn't make any computers powerful enough to run it."That is up to Apple and if they ever release a good computer we will do it," Luckey tells Sh … | Continue reading


@theverge.com | 3 years ago

DSR Hotel Holding und Arcona rücken zusammen / A-Ja mit neuem Konzept

AHGZ: Frankfurt am Main (ots) - Die Hotelsparte der Deutschen Seerederei von Horst Rahe bekommt eine neue Struktur. So hat die DSR Hotel Holding von Rahe (A-Rosa, Neptun, Louis C. Jacob) Mitte Februar mit den Arcona Hotels & Resorts von Alexander Winter ... | Continue reading


@presseportal.de | 3 years ago

American Express’ digital wallet patent promises to innovate loyalty rewards

GUEST: American Express may be looking to leverage its position as both payment network and issuer to make loyalty reward points more akin to real money, according to patent documents recently published by the US Patent & Trademark Office. The patent application filed by American … | Continue reading


@venturebeat.com | 3 years ago

Former heads of NSA and Homeland Security unlikely supporters in encryption battle

At a panel discussion today at the RSA conference in San Francisco, Apple found two unlikely allies when the former heads of the NSA and Homeland Security threw their support behind encryption technologies. Michael Chertoff, who was the head of Homeland Security under presidents … | Continue reading


@techcrunch.com | 3 years ago

San Bernardino iPhone could contain 'dormant cyber pathogen,' says cyberpunk DA

The iPhone at the center of the ongoing legal battle between Apple and the FBI may hold a "dormant cyber pathogen" that could cripple San Bernardino, according to the county's District Attorney. Michael Ramos' court filing ascertains that the iPhone, provided to San Bernardino sh … | Continue reading


@theverge.com | 3 years ago

Ethereum Price Technical Analysis 03/04/2016 – Significant Support Formed

Key Highlights There was no stopping Ethereum price, as it moved higher and almost tested the $10 levels. A new high of $9.94 is formed, and the price is currently consolidating gains. There is a bullish trend line formed on the hourly chart (data feed via Kraken), which holds a … | Continue reading


@newsbtc.com | 3 years ago

Kendrick Lamar's surprise new album Untitled Unmastered is out now

Kendrick Lamar's new album, Untitled Unmastered, is available now on iTunes, and should be arriving on Apple Music, Tidal, and Spotify very soon. Spotify leaked information on the album earlier today, including its name and ambiguous eight-song track list, which features the word … | Continue reading


@theverge.com | 3 years ago

Article: Mobile Marketing Is Core to Businesses in India

Research suggests that marketers in India already see mobile as a key part of their efforts, even if spending is still relatively low. | Continue reading


@emarketer.com | 3 years ago

Article: Digital Buyers in Brazil Spending More

eMarketer estimates that this year, more than 41 million people in Brazil will make at least one purchase via an internet-connected device, up 10% over 2015 figures. Who is included in that group? | Continue reading


@emarketer.com | 3 years ago

Article: CMO One-to-One: Cadillac Looked to Reach Gen X and Millennials at the Oscars

This year, Cadillac unveiled the next chapter of its “Dare Greatly” campaign, with nine inspiring young innovators, including a 19-year-old who developed a prosthetic limb that can be operated with the mind. Uwe Ellinghaus, CMO of Cadillac, spoke with eMarketer about … | Continue reading


@emarketer.com | 3 years ago

Article: Marketers Shift 2016 Budgets, and Attention, to Marketing Technology

Marketing technology is getting greater attention from marketing professionals, but many in the industry are often uncertain about how to apply it to their business. According to research from Rocket Fuel, two marketing technology trends likely to see more activity in 2016 are pr … | Continue reading


@emarketer.com | 3 years ago

Article: Internet Users in Germany Hope for a Balance of Safety and Privacy

Nearly three-quarters of those surveyed feel that increased security measures are good, but there is a growing sense that the federal government is not doing enough to protect the data of its citizens. | Continue reading


@emarketer.com | 3 years ago

This next-level shoe might just be the coolest innovation in running tech yet

Promoted by NikeFor decades, Nike has been well ahead of the fitness design and engineering curve – setting the highest of bars for inventiveness and releasing products only if they are, in some way, pushing the innovation envelope and empowering wearers to meet and exceed their … | Continue reading


@mashable.com | 3 years ago

Kendrick Lamar will release a new album in a few hours

Grammy-winning artist Kendrick Lamar will release a new album tonight, according to Spotify. The streaming service leaked information about Lamar's new record earlier today, titled Untitled Unmastered, detailing its track listing and album art. Not to be left out, rival service T … | Continue reading


@theverge.com | 3 years ago