Microsoft Monday: Windows 10 Nagware Stops Reporter, Iron Man Xbox One, Cortana Drops Google Search

Video”Microsoft Monday” takes a look back at the past week of news related to Microsoft. This week, “Microsoft Monday” includes details aboutWindows 10 nagware interrupting a weather forecast on live TV, Windows 95 being hacked to run on an Apple Watch, a partnership with Rolls-Royce, the shutdown of Lionhead Studios, […]

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What Hong Kong Can Learn From Shenzhen’s Buzzing Startup Scene

Silicon Valley-based firms such as Apple and Uber have in theirown ways revolutionised their industries. So have startups from Stockholm, such as Skype and Spotify. In Tokyo you will find a dazzling array of inventive technology, from toilets that talk to driver-less trains. And in Hong Kong you have pioneering, […]

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Review: ‘Penny Dreadful’ Returns With Another Stellar Premiere

Vanessa Ives (Eva Green) and Dr. Sweet (Christian Camargo) in ‘Penny Dreadful’, courtesy of Showtime It has been a long wait since the end of last season, but Showtime’s Penny Dreadful has finally returned. Last night the show’s third season premiered on Showtime, although the premium cable outlet actually made the […]

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The 10 Most Futuristic Red Carpet Looks From The 2016 Met Gala

When it comes to fashion, the Met Gala is not to be overlooked. Not only does this annual event consistently present us with some of the best red carpet looks of the year, but this year’s futuristic theme also set grounds for some of the most interesting ensembles to date! The […]

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London, Paris, New York, Sydney: How Australia Plans To Lead The Fashion Week Pack

The four territorial pillars of fashion have always stretched between London, Paris, New York and Milan. However, due to an alteration in the dates and offering of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia, Sydney is set to become a leader on the Fashion Week circuit.

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Merely Requesting (Not Requiring) a Favor from Consumers to Seal the Deal

By Simon Blanchard and Kurt Carlson Closing the deal with a prospective consumer is always a challenge and buyers often are skeptical about the salesperson’s motives. When a salesperson has provided his or her best offer, the consumer may still be uncertain about the quality of the deal and often believe […]

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Right Brain / Left Brain: Which Will Define The Future Of Marketing?

Monte Wilson, Adobe’s former Vice President & Head of Digital Media Global Strategy and Business Development, knows a little bit about marketing technology (martech). My recent conversation with him as part of my UC Santa Barbara Distinguished Speaker Series covered a variety of subjects, including the future of marketing. Martech Investments […]

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The Dangers Of Microsoft’s Innovative Mobile Interface

Over the weekend, a video from Microsoft’s Research Department demonstrated a new approach to a smartphone’s interface. You already have touchscreens on your smartphone, and some handsets have pressure sensing ‘3D Touch’ to go with it. Do we need to get ready for Microsoft’s pre-touch?

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