10 July 2014
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EEG Brainwaves Control Google Glass

A London start-up hacks Google Glass so it can be controlled by a person’s brainwaves.

Source: www.bbc.com

The most interesting thing about this article is that Google considers this app to be a “hack”. Perhaps Google execs think customers may think that Google will soon be able to read a person’s mind. But that’s not what this is about. It’s about using EEG brainwaves to control apps. 


24 June 2014
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Get ready for “cloud-enabled” hybrid thinking

Two hundred million years ago, our mammal ancestors developed a new brain feature: the neocortex. This stamp-sized piece of tissue (wrapped around a brain the size of a walnut) is the key to what humanity has become. Now, futurist Ray Kurzweil suggests, we should get ready for the next big leap i…


16 June 2014
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Best SEO / Competitive Research / Internet Marketing Tools – 2014

It’s always a challenge to keep up with the latest SEO tools. In this Twitter survey, Martin Macdonald @searchmartin What are your TOP 3 SEO Tools? #QuickPoll helps to get some good suggestions on the table.


12 June 2014
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Syndicated Blog Content: Should I Do It?

Blog syndication can  help boost your online visibility Blog syndication can be an effective way to help boost your reputation and online visibility. However, due to Google Panda updates, and crack down on guest posting. it’s more important than ever to be away of the SEO risks and syndicate your content very carefully, so as not to [...]


23 May 2014
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Google Is Rolling Out Panda 4.0 Now

Google’s Matt Cutts announced on Twitter that they have released version 4.0 of the Google Panda algorithm.  GeorgeGrant‘s insight: So, now (today) is a good time to check your organic traffic and rankings. Hopefully, your site was not impacted. If it was, we can help with an SEO site review. If you were not impacted, [...]


3 May 2014
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Are the big social networks in trouble?

Big changes in advertising technology platforms this week. It’s all about personalized mobile ads.  It was a big week in advertising tech this week. See  ”Why the social networks are falling apart” The article highlights important trend shifts that are impacting the mobile advertising industry. See also - How Ads In Mobile Apps Could Send Facebook’s [...]


1 May 2014
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Content Creation Made Way Easier – 16 Free Tools

Creating content is a manual job, but these 16 tools can help you get the job done faster.   GeorgeGrant‘s insight: Here’s another good list content curation tools. My favorite in this list is Canva. It hard to imagine digital life without it. Skitch Canva Infogram  Haiku Deck   See on blog.hubspot.com


25 April 2014
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SEO Tips for Start-ups from Google + Recommended WordPress Plugins

This video from Malie Ohye at Google provides excellent SEO Tips for Start-ups and a quick 10 minute SEO checklist. At Connected Markets, we work with a lot of start-ups and help them to make sure they are getting off on the right foot with their new site and Google.  If you are building a [...]


24 April 2014
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12 Ideas for Blog Posts to Drive More Traffic to Your Blog

Here’s 12 ideas for blog posts that can help you kick blogger’s block to the curb and keep your readers coming back for more. How-to’s and Tutorials Lists Resources or Link Lists Cheat Sheets, Checklists and To-do’s Reviews Controversial Posts Infographics Podcast Show Notes Videos Interviews Guest Posts Blog Series GeorgeGrant‘s insight: I don’t know [...]


26 March 2014
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Ray Kurzweil – What does the future look like

Inventor and futurist Ray Kurzweil, author of ‘The Singularity is Near’ shares his vision of mankind’s future at Abu Dhabi’s Manarat Al Saadiyat as part of The… (Just uploaded a new video on The New Earth Ray Kurzweil – What does the future look lik… See on telepathcity.ning.com