26 Tips for Using Pinterest for Business
Goodyear Recalls 41,000 Tires Over Tearing Concerns
Worried that its Wrangler Silent Armor line of tires are prone to causing very bad years for their owners, Goodyear initiated a recall of about 41,000 of the products. The company says that a small number of the tires, made for trucks, SUVs and vans, can tear and cause accidents.
In a recall notice on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration site (PDF), Goodyear spells out its issues with the tires:
“A small number of tires within this population may experience a partial tread area separation under certain severe usage conditions…
About all that Interest in Pinterest
Winkiwoo’s Facebook Photo Books Proves Success of Practical & Affordable Tech Solutions
Winkiwoo gained initial momentum via a daily deals site Living Social Australia…
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Computers and Electronics
Amazon: [Electronics] Certified Refurbished Kindle Fire 7″ Tablet $169.00 with Free ShippingeBay: [Digital Cameras] Refurb Fujifilm FinePix Z90 14MP 5x Digital Camera for $63 + free shipping
EntertainmentAmazon: [Entertainment] Soul Calibur V (Xbox 360, PS3) $39…
Stockpiling Tech Stars: Drupal Connect
Microsoft unveils ‘Tango’ Windows Phone update (without ever using the codename)
Social CRM in 2012: Customer Experience
This trend truly took wings in 2011, but it’s on this list because last year traditional CRM vendors focused on customer experience out of necessity, from cultures forcing their hands. In 2012, more and more companies will see the value in working hand in hand with customers to create those experiences that become part of the fabric of whom customers see themselves as and therefore, weaving brands into their lives and existences…
The Business Value of Better Requirements
How to Use Online Surveys to Build Customer Relationships and Conversations
But what if we could actually use surveys to create conversations? That might be interesting. A survey could actually inspire a conversation that goes back and forth and ultimately turns into a relationship.
How to inspire conversations around online surveys
Introduce the presence of an online survey to your customers…
Success with Predictive Behavioral Targeting
Why Pinterest Should Matter to You
Happiness Makes Your Brain Work Better
Opera’s New Mobile Browsers Get Social, Faster
BARCELONA — Opera has launched new versions of its Mini and Mobile web browsers at the MWC today: Opera Mini Next and Opera Mobile 12.
Opera Mini Next is actually a preview of what’s coming in the next version of Opera Mini, the company’s browser that works on Java-supporting feature phones and smartphones.
It brings Facebook and Twitter integration through something called Smart Page, a starting screen that gives you easy access to social networking functions, news and other goodies…
China is ‘ground zero of efficiency,’ says chipmaker Marvell
The products include the PXA1202, which Marvell bills as the world’s first Release 8 TD-HSPA+ modem, capable of 8.2 Mbps downlink speeds; and the PXA1802, a multimode TD-LTE modem chipset for TD-SCDMA and LTE markets capable of downlink speeds up to 150 Mbps…
Microsoft partners with Good Technology for encrypted mobile email
Gas Prices Have Gone Up 18 Cents In The Past 2 Weeks
If you’re running a little low on gas but don’t need to fill up until a few days from now, you might consider gassing up anyway. The way things are going, pump prices will be much higher by the time your tank is almost empty. Prices have shot up 18 cents in the past two weeks.
Reuters reports the national average price of a gallon of gas was $3.69 Friday, making that then-awful national average of $3.51 from Feb. 10 no longer seem so bad.
Each survey seems to bring a different excuse for the uncomfortable uptick, and this time it’s concerns over Iran’s nuclear program and shipping problems that could result from a possible Israeli attack…
How To Adjust Your Budget To An Income Boost
Maybe it’s been so long since you’ve gotten a raise that you wouldn’t know what to do with the money when it hit you. Such a problem is a nice one to have, but still a problem. Act carelessly with your newfound income and you’ll hardly notice that you’ve got it.
Adaptu recommends guidelines for working increased funds into your budget. The key is to recalibrate your goals to match your megabucks. Ideas include starting new accounts earmarked for travel, home upgrades, a new vehicle, or retirement…