The New York Times,FT announce New Digital Access Program For Hotels

May 21, 2015 5:05 pm0 comments
The New York Times,FT announce New Digital Access Program For Hotels

The New York Times and Financial Times today announced a new, first-of-its-kind program available to U.S. hotels to provide their guests with unlimited access to NYTimes.com and FT.com on any device connected to the hotel’s network. The program offers hotels a chance to purchase their own branded web portal that […]

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Yahoo Expands Video Captioning for Deaf

May 20, 2015 1:41 am0 comments
Yahoo Expands Video Captioning for Deaf

Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) is advancing digital accessibility by captioning thousands of videos every month, which can be viewed on the company’s websites and through the Yahoo Screen mobile app for iOS and Android. Yahoo now offers captions on videos from a variety of partners, including: The New York Times, the […]

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Bloomberg launches new model to identify trading opportunities

May 13, 2015 5:07 pm0 comments
Bloomberg launches new model to identify trading opportunities

Bloomberg has announced the launch of the Bloomberg Bond Cross function on the Bloomberg Professional service) allowing European buy-side and sell-side participants to access European bond market liquidity with State Street. State Street1 will act as an impartial counterparty for each trade. As a result, participants minimise information leakage and […]

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Flickr Launches New Features, Powerful Search

May 8, 2015 5:09 am0 comments
Flickr Launches New Features, Powerful Search

Yahoo! Inc. has released a number of major updates to Flickr, desktop and mobile, introducing a more intelligent search tool and set of features that make it easier to access, organize, find and share photos and videos across devices. The overhaul brings a seamless, unified experience to the community of […]

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Yahoo Unveils New Customer Care and Data Center in Lockport, NY

May 1, 2015 3:13 am0 comments
Yahoo Unveils New Customer Care and Data Center in Lockport, NY

Yahoo leaders have joined state and local elected officials to open the company’s new customer care and data center in Lockport, New York. Yahoo’s newest expansion to its Western New York facility provides additional capacity and world-class customer support for the company’s user and product experiences. The addition creates more […]

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Bloomberg targets Mobile Business News Consumers in Europe

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Bloomberg targets Mobile Business News Consumers in Europe

Bloomberg has announced the launch of Bloomberg Business Europe, the company’s first regional expression of its flagship digital destination – Bloomberg Business. The new European edition is the first tangible output of a commitment to increase the customisation of Bloomberg products for distinct international markets to reach today’s global, mobile […]

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Desktops losing Retail Site Traffic fast

April 28, 2015 6:06 pm0 comments
Desktops losing Retail Site Traffic  fast

According to Adobe, the average retail site got 26.6% of its US visits from smartphones in 2014, and 17.8% from tablets, leaving more than half coming from the desktop. The desktop still accounts for a majority of sales—72% of the total in Q1 2015, according to Branding Brand—but visits from […]

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BBC News Online to feature strongest stories from local newspapers across England

April 23, 2015 5:30 am0 comments
BBC News Online to feature strongest stories from local newspapers across England

The BBC has announced plans to roll out an improved method for linking to the best stories provided by local newspapers across the country, from BBC website Local Live streams. This follows successful pilots in West Yorkshire and the North East where local newspapers send a link to their strongest […]

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Beware! Your website ranking on Google may be in danger

April 19, 2015 3:00 am0 comments
Beware! Your website ranking on Google may be in danger

Read this story carefully if you are a publisher.Make your website mobile friendly before April 21 as Google has announced new guidelines for website ranking. “Starting April 21, we will be expanding our use of mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal. This change will affect mobile searches in all languages worldwide […]

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BBC to hold a Development Studio event in Cape Town

April 16, 2015 12:44 pm0 comments
BBC to hold a Development Studio event in Cape Town

BBC World Service and the BBC’s digital innovations team, BBC Connected Studio, will hold a Development Studio event in Cape Town, South Africa on 23-24 April. Held in conjunction with RLabs, the event will explore new ways of distributing BBC audio content. As part of the BBC’s Cape Town Development […]

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