Facebook for Business

As a business, being on social media is a prerequisite for building your brand and following. You’ll set up a Twitter account and diligently tweet things that your audience might find valuable. You’ll probably have a LinkedIn page where professionals can discover your company. And then there’s Facebook. Facebook is the big one, and testament to its huge influence, its segmented its services quite heavily now, evident in the powerful

How you can actually make $10,000 a month sitting at home.

Life, as we know, is the greatest teacher of all. What the hard knocks and sleepless nights can teach us, no teacher could ever match with or without a cane. It is another matter how we choose to learn from life’s lessons. Take these eight individuals, for instance. They learned how to escape the tyranny of the 9 to 5 work cycle and instead teach themselves to earn sitting at home.

Google's real-time search algorithm updates.

Every update of Panda and Penguin in recent years has brought joy to some SEOs and sorrow to others. As the algorithms become real-time, the job of an SEO will become harder, and I wonder if Google has really thought of the consequences of these updates. So, what potential issues may arise as a result of faster algorithm updates? Troubleshooting algorithmic penalties Algorithmic penalties are a lot more difficult to troubleshoot than manual

Data scientists earning more than Chartered Accountants

In 2012, Harvard Business Review named data scientist the “sexiest job of the 21st century”. More recently, Glassdoor named it the “best job of the year” for 2016. In India, too, companies are scrambling to hire data scientists, sending salaries soaring. According to TeamLease, a staffing solutions company, data scientists with around 5 years’ experience are earning over 75 lakh per annum as compared to 8-15 lakh for CAs and

Apple expected to debut iPhone 7 next week

Apple is expected to show off a new iPhone next week when the company holds its autumn product launch event in San Francisco. Apple sent invites for the event on Monday without confirming any details of the new product but traditionally announces one or two new iPhone models at its annual September event. It may also show new models or features for other products such as the Apple Watch or

PayPal launches PayPal.Me to cater to small business!

Payment gateway PayPal launched its new per-to-peer digital payment service PayPal.Me in India today. The platform is aimed at making business easier for freelancers & small merchants selling products & services across borders. Merchants can set up their own user profiles that are associated with a personalized URL to receive international or cross-border commercial payments with their existing PayPal account. PayPal.Me aims to address the problem of time taken to

12 Hot Startups To Watch In India in 2016

We used CB Insights data to highlight 12 companies focused on fintech tech, digital health, food delivery, and more. Sequoia and Accel are among their backers. TWITTER LINKEDIN EMAIL POCKET FACEBOOK GOOGLE+ India is among the key tech markets globally. It ranks third among the top countries in the number of tech exits in 2015 and has sprouted dozens of prominent startups and attracted global investors, as seen in our recent Periodic Table of

Twitter and it's 140-character limit

  SAN FRANCISCO: Twitter plans to let people fire off links or pictures without eating into the 140-character limit set for posts at the one-to-many messaging service, Bloomberg reported on Monday. The change could take place by the end of this month, according to a Bloomberg report that cited someone familiar with the matter. Twitter declined to comment, but the move would come as the San Francisco-based company strives to

Facebook is disabling messaging

Facebook is removing the messaging capability from its mobile web application, according to a notice being served to users: “Your conversations are moving to Messenger,” it reads. Welcome news to the millions like me who switched to the web app in order to avoid Messenger in the first place! At the moment, you can just dismiss the notice and go about your business. But this summer the warning will become