radical approach

radical approach

How A Free Movie Made $1 Million In 14 Days

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Sheri Candler points us to a fascinating case study by Peter Broderick, about how the independent documentary film Hungry For Change was able to leverage the use of "free" to make over $1 million in just two weeks. The summary: The release of HUNGRY FOR CHANGE was unprecedented. The film:...
How A Free Movie Made $1 Million In 14 Days

Facebook encourages cyber-security poachers turned gamekeepers

www.guardian.co.uk
Hackers who break through the social networking site's firewalls can be rewarded, thanks to the company's White Hat programmeOn one of the lesser visited pages of Facebook, there is a list of 109 names hackers who have found ways of getting through the company's security firewalls. Facebook is not naming...
Facebook encourages cyber-security poachers turned gamekeepers

Implementing PubSubHubbub subscriber support: A step-by-step guide

josephsmarr.com
One of the last things I did before leaving Plaxo was to implement PubSubHubbub (PuSH) subscriber support, so that any blogs which ping a PuSH hub will show up almost instantly in pulse after being published. It’s easy to do (you don’t even need a library!), and it significantly improves...
Implementing PubSubHubbub subscriber support: A step-by-step guide

The browser wars are back!

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It’s like 1995 all over again. Again. Competition between Firefox, Google, and Microsoft for users’ time online — and especially on mobile devices — is fierce once again. FORTUNE — The long, cold war over the Internet browser is heating up again. Recent statistics from StatCounter indicate that Microsoft’s (MSFT) Internet Explorer...
The browser wars are back!

How to Prevent Thumb Drive Security Disasters

www.pcworld.com
Some security professionals suggest a radical approach to locking down USB flash drives, but there are other, less drastic options as well....
How to Prevent Thumb Drive Security Disasters

7 Reasons Why The Windows 7 Phone Is THE iPhone Killer

thenextweb.com
The sleeping giant is back. With yesterday’s announcement of the new Windows Phone 7 I believe we are seeing the rise of Phone 7 as the iPhone killer. Forget Android, this is the one you need to pay attention to.Why? Scale, style and apps are the key reasons. Not to...
7 Reasons Why The Windows 7 Phone Is THE iPhone Killer
The Greatest Hack of Them All: Family Planning

Start-Up Solavei Takes Cellphone Marketing to a Whole New (Multi-) Level

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There’ve been a bunch of interesting new business models floated about to turn the wireless industry on its head, but a new start-up called Solavei has what may be the most radical approach yet. Like other new startups such as Republic Wireless and FreedomPop, Solavei is what’s known as a...
Start-Up Solavei Takes Cellphone Marketing to a Whole New (Multi-) Level
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