Drones, robots, DIY toys Glow at Toy Fair

Kids don’t need to learn how to code to construct robots with Cubelets. The blocks have embedded magnets which let them snap together to form robots of any shape. Each block has a small computer inside it and can communicate with its neighboring cube. “This makes Cubelets unique. It is a group of lots of little blocks, each with its …

Want to clean up India?

Turn trash into free Wi-Fi

ThinkScream’s smart trash can rewards users with 15 minutes of free Wi-Fi for throwing things off. Trash belongs in the garbage bin. It’s a simple civic lesson that has frustrated two Mumbai entrepreneurs for ages. “India is a country where people like to break the rules,” said Raj Desai, cofounder of startup ThinkScream. “We see it on the roads where …

South Africa's first black female winemaker ready to go it alone

South Africa’s booming wine industry “What is wine? Is it a cider or something? I hated the first sip.” That was Ntsiki Biyela’s first reaction after she won a scholarship to study winemaking in 1998. Now she is an international award winning vintner and resident winemaker at the Stellekaya winery in Stellenbosch — east of Cape Town, South Africa. She’s …

Trump Fails to be a Bleacher Creature

Meet the presidential candidates…in doll form Hillary Clinton is there. Ted Cruz is there. So are Bernie Sanders and Marco Rubio. Who’s not there in Bleacher Creatures’ newest lineup of plush dolls inspired by the 2016 presidential candidates? Donald Trump. Bleacher Creatures is best known for its 10-inch plush figures of famous athletes like New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter, Cleveland …

How identity theft affects your credit score

Thieves can ruin your credit, but you can repair the Harm By Brady Porche  |   Released: August 9, 2017 Staff ReporterFocusing on credit scores and what consumers can do to improve them Identity theft can unfairly hamper its victims’ ability to Get credit and loans — on top of other hardships. The activities of fraudsters can affect your credit score in …

Google Patents Extracting Facts from the Net

Sharing is caring! 404shares When Google crawls the Web, it extracts details from content on the pages it finds in addition to links on pages. How much information does it extract about details on the Web? Microsoft showed off an object-based search about 10 years ago, in the paper, Object-Level Ranking: Bringing Order to Web Objects. . The team from …

Learn SEO Through Forums

Sharing is caring! 397shares I had someone who was reading my previous entries in my Learning SEO series ask about using forums to learn SEO. I promised I would write a article about the value of forums in learning SEO. Back in 1998 I became a moderator of a couple of forums on small business and website promotion on Yahoo …

How long should a blogpost be?

In order to rank in the search engines a site post should include at least 300 words. Long posts will rank more readily than posts that are brief. Nevertheless, powerful writing abilities are required by long posts. Unable to write readable site posts of more than 1000 words. However, these drawn-out blog posts are of great value for your Search …

3 Google AdWords hacks to drive high quality leads

You understand that Google AdWords can be an important tool for scaling your company if you’re new to PPC advertising. Beware of the spoiler to follow: Google AdWords can be an important tool for scaling your company if that’s something understand.  The difficulty for most advertisers is that AdWords can not be cheap. Every dollar you spend paying for clicks …

Accurate functionality baselines & ROI for Search Engine Optimization without attribution modeling

It’s an old trope of the Search Engine Optimization business that Search Engine Optimization is the channel with the largest return of any online marketing channel. But, given Google’s increased skill to identify and penalize websites using poor-quality link-building practices, my expertise in the new company trenches with QueryClick (my company) tells me that many services now are neglecting to …