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Social Positives | Social Media, Technology, and Howto - Part 150

Top 10 Successful Kickstarter Projects

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Kickstarter is one of the worlds largest crowd funding platform. Kickstarter was launched in 2009 by Perry Chen, Yancey Strickler and Charles Adler. Time named it one of the 'Best Inventions of 2010 and 'Best Websites of 2011'. Projects on Kickstarter come in different types and sizes.  Since the launch 6.2 million people have pledged $1 billion, funding 62,000 creative projects such as films, music, ...

Top 10 sites to Track Bitcoin Exchange Rates

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Bitcoin is finding a place of its own in the world of crypto currency transaction. They have become much stable now and the security issues that were a major concern has been taken into account. Though full security is still a far cry, but in the world of crypto currency people are using Bitcoin more ...

How to Get Google Trends Hottest Topics Directly to your Inbox

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Google recently announced they will be rolling out the ability for users to have popular topics from Google Trends and Hot Searches delivered through their email. With Google trends you can easily grab the major changes on your business area, what people are saying about your brand. You can easily find what the world is searching for. SEE ...

Google Plans to buy video-streaming service Twitch to Boost YouTube

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Search engine company Google plans to but video-streaming service Twitch for near $1 Billion to boost their video sharing service YouTube. The new first reported on Wall Street journal says that 'Google is in talks about a possible acquisition of Twitch, a fast-growing, live-video-streaming service, according to two people familiar with the matter.' 'The talks are at an ...

Google Acquired Quest Visual best known for Word Lens Translator

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Search engine giant Google acquired Quest Visual best know for word lens translator. Quest Visual is popular for an app that can instantly translate printed words it sees through your device’s camera. App is available for Android, iOS, and Google Glass. Quiet Visual announced on their website says 'With Word Lens, we've seen the beginnings of what's possible ...

Demystifying AdWords

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You knows Google Adwords is Google’s online advertising program that helps millions of users to market their products or services through Google search engine and their affiliated sites.  Google will show relevant ads for a particular search query. Advertisers can bid on certain keywords. Adwords is pay per click system means that you’re not charged when the ad is displayed, ...