YouTube Training for Small Businesses via Skype on Wednesdays

[Sep 30, 2014] Webranx is offering free Google Youtube training courses to small businesses. Webranx is an internet marketing business located in Galleria Houston, Texas. The instructor, Tony Guo is an active member of the Google Partners North America Community. Guo, who is certified in Adwords, Analytics, and Video Ads will help businesses learn to advertise on Google.

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Cisco splats Bash bug in busy swatting season

[Sep 29, 2014] Cisco has so far identified 31 individual products vulnerable to Shell Shocked, compared to seven confirmed not vulnerable. Another 23 products are under investigation at this stage.

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Apple Ireland Tax Investigation By European Commission

[Sep 29, 2014] Apple could learn as soon as Monday whether it may be required to pay billions of dollars in back taxes because it sheltered its revenues in Ireland, according to the Financial Times and The Wall Street Journal. Apple has previously been accused of avoiding up to $9 billion a year in taxes because of the way it arranges its cash in international jurisdictions.

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Features to Test in the Windows 10 Technical Preview

[Sep 30, 2014] Beyond the business-related features Microsoft touted in its Windows 10 naming announcement session in San Francisco, there are some distinct new ways Windows 10 functions. The new features are not necessarily new features, but instead expanded or enhanced versions of things that have been available before.

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China Limited Spread of Hong Kong News

[Sep 30, 2014] BEIJING — Chinese officials moved quickly to control news reports of the pro-democracy demonstrations that began in Hong Kong over the weekend and by Sunday night had turned into the largest street clashes in decades between civilians and the territory’s police force.

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Visa Boosts Technology Resources with New Posts and Center

[Sep 26, 2014] Visa Inc. (V - Analyst Report), one of the most advanced payments processing network worldwide, recently announced the creation of 2,000 full-time technologist positions. This step has been taken to enhance its technology resources.

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Mountain View Startup [Weeby] offers Epic[Ridiculous] Salaries to Lure 'top' Talent

[Sep 25, 2014] Weeby.co is offering software engineers the chance to earn $250,000 a year in addition to equity, according to a story in the San Francisco Chronicle. Under the program, new employees start at an annual salary of $100,000 and then, if they perform well, receive $10,000 pay raises every month until they hit $250,000 a year.

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