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Ready, Set, Go: Creating marketing fuel for your business development and sales engine – Upstate Business Journal

By William RussellManaging partner, The Marketing Beacon Your sales and business-development engine is a machine with great potential, but it requires proper marketing fuel to run well. An engine without fuel is just a big block of metal that does nothing. That engine is designed to perform at its highest level, which means not just[…]

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Data-stealing spyware 'traced to Lebanon'

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Malware in messaging apps has been stealing data from activists, lawyers and military personnel A security bug that has infected thousands of smartphones has been uncovered by campaign group the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). Working with mobile security firm Lookout, researchers discovered that malware in fake messaging designed to[…]

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How B2B Companies Unlock Blockchain Without The Development Headaches – Forbes

<div _ngcontent-c22 innerhtml=" pexels When will your industry move to Blockchain? 2018 will see a plethora of blockchain announcements and initial coin offerings (ICOs). Here’s how your business can tap into the blockchain growth without the hard-core development headaches. If you’re old enough to remember the early days of the web (circa 1995), then all[…]

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Thousands hit in OnePlus credit card hack

Image copyright OnePlus Image caption OnePlus said the card-stealing script was active for about two months Up to 40,000 people were caught out by hackers who stole credit card details from the site of phone maker OnePlus. The company stopped taking card payments via its site earlier this week after learning about the attack. An[…]

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Net firms 'better' at removing hate speech, says EU

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The firms have improved since the scheme was introduced in 2016 Net firms are getting better at removing illegal hate speech, according to the European Union. Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Microsoft all took place in a voluntary EU scheme to monitor their platforms for a six-week period at the[…]

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Top 5 Multi-Cloud Questions: The Case for Optimizing Workload by Workload – Data Center Knowledge

David Meredith is Chief Operating Officer at Rackspace. In today’s world of constant innovation, enterprises are increasingly using a variety of IT platforms to meet their growing business needs. This variety allows businesses to run their workloads where they make the most sense, rather than being tied to one provider or delivery model. We see[…]

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Apple and Google buses under fire in Silicon Valley

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Employees are gradually moving into Apple’s new “spaceship” headquarters Buses used to transport Apple employees to their offices have been attacked, with windows smashed, possibly by people using pellet guns. There have been several such attacks on the morning and evening commutes to and from Apple headquarters in the[…]

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