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Startup: Don't Have To Pay Full Price For A Movie Ticket Anymore

AVG Technologies signs search agreement with Yahoo, giving its 143m users access to better results

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Yahoo has entered into an agreement with AVG Technologies in what is being called a “search-and-distribute” relationship. You might be familiar with AVG as being known for anti-virus software, similar to McAfee and Norton’s Antivirus. But it also offers a search service to over 143 million users – now the search...
AVG Technologies signs search agreement with Yahoo, giving its 143m users access to better results

Wal-Mart Will Stop Selling Amazon's Kindles (WMT, AMZN)

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(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc will no longer sell Amazon.com Inc's Kindle products, making it the second major chain to stop selling Amazon's devices, as the world's largest retailer makes a bet that consumers are more interested in other gadgets. "We have recently made the business decision to not carry...
Wal-Mart Will Stop Selling Amazon's Kindles (WMT, AMZN)

Microsoft's Sean Nolan on electronic medical records, their storage, and the future of health tech

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Working with health data is a tricky business. Consumers want to access such information when they need it, and that it be kept safe and secure when they don’t. Regulations, however, are the norm when it comes to health information, making its management rigorous. Both Google and Microsoft have worked on storing...
Microsoft's Sean Nolan on electronic medical records, their storage, and the future of health tech

Cisco to drop Cius tablet, cites rise of BYOD offices

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In a blog post this week, Cisco revealed that the company will no longer be producing the Cius. The enterprise-focused tablet was released last year but never caught on with business consumers, who are increasingly opting for Apple's iPad, and other competitors to a lesser extent, as a mobile computing...
Cisco to drop Cius tablet, cites rise of BYOD offices
Q&A: Ray Ozzie on startups, Microsoft, and what he’s dreaming up next

Google Launches the Google Apps Marketplace

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Today at the Google’s Campfire One event at the company’s headquarters in Mountain View, California, the Internet search giant is launching its new app store for business, known as the Google Apps Marketplace.Last week, we broke the story of today’s Google Apps Marketplace launch. We learned that it would...
Google Launches the Google Apps Marketplace

How Your Authentication Scheme Could Hurt Your Business

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Consumers often fail to perform transactions online due to authentication failure. But while they struggle, they also distrust websites with weak authentication procedures....
How Your Authentication Scheme Could Hurt Your Business

You Think You Have It Hard? These Tech Entrepreneurs Are Building A Startup Scene In The Middle Of An Economic Disaster

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ATHENS, GREECE -- It's a big cliche at this point, but it's always said that the greatest companies are forged during periods of the greatest economic hardship. If that's the case, I probably met some of Europe's top business leaders last night when I spent part of an evening getting...
You Think You Have It Hard? These Tech Entrepreneurs Are Building A Startup Scene In The Middle Of An Economic Disaster

LevelUp's Plan to Supercharge the Mobile Payments Market: Make It Free

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Every time you use plastic to pay for a cup of coffee or a pack of cigarettes, look closely because you can probably see the merchant cringe. That’s because for every transaction, they usually pay the payment processors two percent or more. On small purchases that can often be the retailer’s profit....
LevelUp's Plan to Supercharge the Mobile Payments Market: Make It Free

Google Apps now lets you import emails and contacts from Yahoo, Hotmail, and AOL into Gmail

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Google today announced that its import tool for emails and contacts is now available in Google Apps, including its Business, Education, and Government editions.. The tool is already available on the consumer side of Gmail, but now it’s also there for the company’s business consumers. Here’s what Google had to...
Google Apps now lets you import emails and contacts from Yahoo, Hotmail, and AOL into Gmail
Who makes the best 802.11ac router? We review the only 5 models available today

3 Reasons PR & Communications Need to Know SEO

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The PR industry is in a state of flux with increasing importance on getting into the content and social web business. Consumers are spending more time with digital and social media. Advertising dollars are following. That means less budget to staff newsrooms and reporters, journalists and editors to pitch. Understanding...
3 Reasons PR & Communications Need to Know SEO
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