IBM Developing Computer System That Thin

IBM Developing Computer System That Thinks Like a Human – IBM scientists are developing a new software ecosystem that would be able to support cognitive computing systems that interact more naturally with humans. Cognitive computing systems can be trained with artificial intelligence and machine-learning algorithms. The potential for this technology is elaborated in the video belowIBM Research says this sort of technology allows for the creation of “applications that mi… http://ow.ly/2yYTur

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Creating A Hyper Targeted Content Strate

Creating A Hyper Targeted Content Strategy – “Make it viral.” To marketers and content teams worldwide, there are few terms we hear so often—and few that are quite so frustrating. Marketing, after all, is a series of activities designed to expose as many appropriate people as possible to a client’s product or services; in a sense, “going viral” is every marketer’s goal, […]Author informationRob ToledoMarketing Consultant at DistilledSeattle resident with a love for al… http://ow.ly/2yYxK1

The Internet’s Suffix ‘Dot-com’ Was A

The Internet’s Suffix ‘Dot-com’ Was Almost ‘Dot-cor’ – If things had gone just a little bit differently — if different people had been in the room, if a conversation had taken a different tangent, if a butterfly had fluttered its wings at just a slightly different rate — you might be reading this story on TheAtlantic.cor. Yes, dot-cor. As in “corporate.” In a fantastic piece for the newly dot-com-ified Washington Post, Monica Hesse takes a look at the origin… http://ow.ly/2yYxK2

Facebook Rolls Out Graph Search to U.S.

Facebook Rolls Out Graph Search to U.S. English Users – Facebook announced Wednesday morning that Graph Search has been formally rolled out to all Facebook users utilizing the network in U.S. English. Graph Search, a relatively new feature unveiled in January, was already in use by some users who chose to opt-in to the feature as beta testers, but will now be automatically available to the rest of the users on the site Graph Search enables Facebook users to better curat… http://ow.ly/2yY25G

What Social Media and 20 Year Olds Have

What Social Media and 20 Year Olds Have in Common – As I was going through my content scrub this week at work, I came across an interesting article by Jason Nazar of Docstoc titled “20 Things 20 Year Olds Don’t Get” (Forbes). In reflection, I realized that at the age of 25 (and a half), I don’t have that much time until I turn 30, 35, […]Author informationAlbert QianAlbert Qian is a social media professional working, living and playing in Silicon Valley. He got his st… http://ow.ly/2yXwfX

13 Black and White Photos Brought to Lif

13 Black and White Photos Brought to Life With Color – It’s pretty simple to make a color photo turn black and white. Just reduce the saturation or apply the appropriate filter, and you’ll see the desired results within seconds. Doing the reverse, however, requires a larger arsenal of photo editing skills Photo editors use tools like GIMP and Photoshop to colorize, which can be a time-consuming process. But the results are well-worth it, especially when the photos conju… http://ow.ly/2yXwfY

Microsoft Files Patent for Augmented Rea

Microsoft Files Patent for Augmented Reality Gaming Glasses – A Microsoft patent that surfaced last week has fueled more speculation around the company’s interest in smart glasses The patent reveals plans for augmented reality glasses that combine facial recognition with voice commands, seemingly ideal for multi-player gaming (not a Google Glass competitor). The drawings depict sensors on the front and sides, which would supposedly collect information like eye tracking…. http://ow.ly/2yX7yi

Five Barriers To Email Encryption Dissol

Five Barriers To Email Encryption Dissolved – Why Don’t We Encrypt Our Email? Email encryption has been around in one form or another since the early 1990s. Phil Zimmermann’s Pretty Good Privacy (PGP) kicked the whole thing off back in 1991. So how come that of the 3.6 billion users of email only the tiniest fraction bother to encrypt their email? I’ll […]Author informationPaul SimmsSales & Marketing Director at Reflect DigitalPaul Simms is the Sales & Marketing Direc… http://ow.ly/2yWNlk

Manning Brothers’ Football Rap Video Is

Manning Brothers’ Football Rap Video Is Internet Gold – Forget the three combined Super Bowl rings and the three combined Super Bowl MVP trophies. Forget the 15 total Pro Bowls. Forget the 90,000 total passing yards and 600-plus combined touchdown throws This rap video may be the greatest thing the Manning brothers have ever done See also: Top 10 Summer Swimming Pool Dunk Videos Actually a brilliant piece of marketing for DirecTV’s Sunday Ticket NFL package, the song an… http://ow.ly/2yWNll

6 Easy Tips to Write Better Blog Posts –

6 Easy Tips to Write Better Blog Posts – Every blogger wants to write better blog posts. They want more shares, more views, more conversions. But when it comes time to writing blog posts that perform, a lot of bloggers tend to fall short. But why? Great blog posts[…..]Author informationDaniel HebertInbound Marketing and Community Manager at InNetwork Inc.Daniel Hebert is an award-winning graduate of Mount Allison University, Inbound Marketing and Community Manager at … http://ow.ly/2yWi50