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Does Ending a Text with a Period Make You a Cold, Unfeeling Garbage Person?
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Does Ending a Text with a Period Make You a Cold, Unfeeling Garbage Person?

According to a new study, the punctuation mark is considered to be insincere.
Nina Zipkin
7 Apple Patents We Hope Will Be Used to Make Actual Products
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7 Apple Patents We Hope Will Be Used to Make Actual Products

From biometric-tracking headphones to water-resistant electronic parts, we'd be into a lot of these products. Get on it, Apple.
Laura Entis
Apple's Latest Experiment Means You May Never Have to Listen to Your Voicemails Again
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Apple's Latest Experiment Means You May Never Have to Listen to Your Voicemails Again

Apple is testing a new service that would allow Siri to transcribe your voicemails into text messages.
This Gadget Lets You Text and Use Apps While Driving, Without Looking at Your Smartphone
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This Gadget Lets You Text and Use Apps While Driving, Without Looking at Your Smartphone

Fiddling with your smartphone and driving has been shown to be more dangerous than drunk driving. If you're going to do it, you might as well do it safer. That's the big idea behind RayGo.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
6 Easy Ways to Grow Your Subscription-Based Startup
Small Business - Big Impact

6 Easy Ways to Grow Your Subscription-Based Startup

Even the smallest improvements can lead to serious compounding growth over time.
Sujan Patel
Why Texting is the New Email in the Hiring Process
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Why Texting is the New Email in the Hiring Process

With the majority of adults owning smartphones with unlimited texting, texts are increasing seen as a professionally acceptable means of communication.
Heather R. Huhman
The Rules of Business Texting
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The Rules of Business Texting

There are, OMG, actual rules of etiquette you should observe.
John Rampton
I've Seen the New Face of Search, and It Ain't Google
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I've Seen the New Face of Search, and It Ain't Google

With mobile quickly overtaking the web, the classic search box may soon be replaced by the text message.
Alex Iskold
Taco Bell Pleads: 'America Wants a Taco Emoji. America Needs a Taco Emoji.'
Taco Bell

Taco Bell Pleads: 'America Wants a Taco Emoji. America Needs a Taco Emoji.'

The popular Tex-Mex chain is petitioning for a taco emoji on Change.org.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Pebble Gets Even Smarter, Rolls Out Interactive Notifications for Android Users
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Pebble Gets Even Smarter, Rolls Out Interactive Notifications for Android Users

Attention Android-loving Pebble people: More nerdy smartwatch goodness is now yours.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
6 Epic Online Fails and How to Avoid Them
Leadership

6 Epic Online Fails and How to Avoid Them

Everyone makes mistakes, but the online world makes them a lot more visible. What not to do, if you want to keep your job.
Steve Tobak
Apple Must Face U.S. Lawsuit Over Vanishing iPhone Text Messages
Legal Issues

Apple Must Face U.S. Lawsuit Over Vanishing iPhone Text Messages

Lawsuit alleges that Apple failed to disclose that it would obstruct the delivery of 'countless' messages.
The Jury Is Still Out on Texting for Professional Communication
Data-Driven Marketing

The Jury Is Still Out on Texting for Professional Communication

The youngest workers, who've come of age ordering take-out food with an app, seem unaware of the incomparable efficiency of a phone call.
Eddy Ricci
The Key to Converting Online Sales Leads: Speed
Data-Driven Marketing

The Key to Converting Online Sales Leads: Speed

Sales are the lifeblood of any business. When you get a lead, act fast to convert him or her into a paying customer.
Jason Fell