Activists Target Yahoo Over Links to Ivory Trade

Activists Target Yahoo Over Links to Ivory Trade
Activists are putting pressure on Yahoo to curb the sale of ivory products on its websites in Japan, arguing that the company is fueling—and profiting from—illegal elephant poaching. More than one million people have signed an online petition …
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Top 10 Internet Law Developments of 2015
Unfortunately, Judge Kozinski got this case 100% wrong–as proven by the en banc ruling, where the other judges unanimously disagreed with Judge Kozinski. Although his legal analysis was unambiguously wrong, Judge … Especially in light of 2015′s …
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So viele Top 100 Websites nutzen Googles App-Indexing noch nicht
Für die Analyse ermittelte der Anbieter einer Search- und Content-Performance-Plattform zunächst die 100 Websites mit der höchsten SEO-Visibility und untersuchte, welche dieser Domains überhaupt eine App für Android oder iOS anbieten. Anschließend …
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How Google's Search Chief Has Been Living The "Mobile First" Life For Over A Year

How Google's Search Chief Has Been Living The "Mobile First" Life For Over A Year
Amit Singhal is Google's senior vice president of search, overseeing all of the company's search products, a role he's had since he joined Google back in 2000. I've interviewed him many times over those years. One of those times was a few months ago …
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Google details its vision for the IoT
Google's version of IoT standards, open source frameworks, and cloud services are compelling, but puts it in a highly competitive market. However, Google's long-term R&D investments in machine learning, cloud, and geo-location technologies uniquely …
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Mossberg: Apple and Google should win the war for the dashboard
On one side stand Apple and Google, each of which has developed a system that, when you plug in your smartphone, takes over a car's navigation, communication, and audio systems with modified versions of the key apps on the phone. On the other side …
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Google sues SEO company over harassing calls selling “Front Page Domination”

Google sues SEO company over harassing calls selling “Front Page Domination”
Now Google is taking a rare legal action against one Southern California SEO company it says went too far and broke the law. In its complaint (PDF), Google says that Tustin, California-based Local Lighthouse has bombarded consumers with "incessant, …
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The Super Simple SEO Secret Most Businesses Miss
When it comes to digital marketing, this might be one of the trendiest things to say right now. The ever-changing digital landscape is usually cited as proof of this, with people claiming that SEO simply "doesn't work" today. The average consumer is …
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How digital marketing is taking over and what to do about it

How digital marketing is taking over and what to do about it
It's been reported that credit unions should invest at least one-third of their marketing budget in digital. Email isn't the only digital marketing strategy, but it can be effective if the messaging is customized and focuses more on consumer content …
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Using Human Communication To Unlock Your Digital Marketing's Potential
When it comes to digital marketing, you might think that the rules are quite different. After all, you're not communicating with anyone one-on-one. You don't have them right in front of you. You can't gauge their responses immediately and vary the …
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Global Digital Marketing Software Outlook 2020
LONDON, Sept. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The digital marketing software industry, which is presently at a blooming stage, holds huge potential for growth in the coming years. A need for digital marketing software is developing due to the growing digital …
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Germany fails to heal European rift over migrants

Germany fails to heal European rift over migrants
Prague (AFP) – Eastern European countries on Friday resisted a German push for them to take more migrants, as new video footage added to concern over the treatment of refugees in Hungary, which has vowed to arrest anyone crossing the border illegally …
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Ex-officer charged in South Carolina death speaks out, seeking bond
CHARLESTON, S.C. (Reuters) – A white former police officer told a South Carolina judge on Friday that he was not a flight risk and should be released on bond while awaiting his trial in death of an unarmed black man who was shot in the back while …
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Hollywood pilot on Tom Cruise film killed in Colombia crash
This photo released by the San Predro de los Milagros Fire Department shows the wreckage of a small plane assigned to the crew of a film starring Tom Cruise, that crashed, in a rural place of San Pedro de los Milagros, Colombia, Friday, Sept. 11, 2015.
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"KeyRaider" Malware Exposes Over 225000 Jailbroken iPhones And Apple IDs

"KeyRaider" Malware Exposes Over 225000 Jailbroken iPhones And Apple IDs
WeipTech (Weiphone Tech Team TISI +%) is an amateur technical group consisting of users from Weiphone – one of the largest Apple fans websites in China. Previously, WeipTech cooperated with us to report on other iOS and OS X malware including …
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Inside Amazon: Wrestling Big Ideas in a Bruising Workplace
Continue reading the main story Share This Page …. The company authorized only a handful of senior managers to talk to reporters for this article, declining requests for interviews with Mr. Bezos and his top leaders. … However, more than 100 …
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Third Point, Regulators Settle Over Antitrust Filings for 2011 Yahoo Stake

Third Point, Regulators Settle Over Antitrust Filings for 2011 Yahoo Stake
Activist investors on Monday got a reminder that their investments are subject to antitrust review, a warning that will shine a spotlight on a debate over why that is. The Federal Trade Commission and Justice Department on Monday announced a settlement …
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Mostly NFL Notes: A 2015 NFC Season Preview
Comments/Fantasy predictions: Jimmy Graham, who didn't have one 30-yard catch last season (he had eight the prior year), disappoints owners who spend an early pick on him (his current Yahoo ADP is 30.0, which is 18.6 picks ahead of Travis Kelce).
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Steelers sign QB Michael Vick to 1-year deal
FILE – In this Nov. 9, 2014, file photo, then-New York Jets' Michael Vick warms up before an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers in East Rutherford. The Pittsburgh Steelers are meeting with free agent quarterback Michael Vick on Tuesday, Aug.
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How we've used social media marketing to attract over 1000 sign-ups pre-launch

How we've used social media marketing to attract over 1000 sign-ups pre-launch
To do this we started with our value proposition before we began developing, so we could start marketing across social media before we went live. We hired a freelance developer to make a basic website for us (pictured above), which enabled us to …
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Pierce College student finds new career thanks to social media marketing program
IMG_4758 The Pierce College Business Department has been a real life-changer for me. Before I started at Pierce, I was out of steady work for three years, raising my son as a single, newly divorced parent. I was very depressed and looking to sharpen my …
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8 Lessons that Technologists & Social Media Marketers Can Learn from Taylor Swift
The reader should bear in mind that it refers to the entire Taylor Swift social media and marketing group. Another more salient point is that I do not know Taylor Swift, have never been to a concert of hers, (though I do like Red!) and cannot by any …
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Sinosphere | China Investigates a Top Sports Official Over Corruption

Sinosphere | China Investigates a Top Sports Official Over Corruption
Three hours later, the party's Central Commission for Discipline Inspection announced the investigation on its website, accusing Mr. Xiao of “serious breaches of discipline and the law,” a term that usually refers to corruption. The commission gave no …
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Australia dominate as England's top order crumbles – Video – Canberra Times
Australia dominate as England's top order crumbles (01:30). Mitchell Johnson tears through England's top order after Steve Smith's double ton. 18/07/15. Return to video. Copy video link. Copy the text below to get a direct link to this video: Copy …
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