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For the first time, Teens are watching YouTube more often than cable TV

October 15th, 2016 at 7:42 am » Comments Off

  For the first time, teens are watching YouTube more often than cable TV, according to a new survey by investment bank Piper Jaffray. On Friday, Piper Jaffray released its semi-annual survey of 10,000 teens, and it showed YouTube inching over cable in daily use. 26% of teens said they watched YouTube every day, whereas only […]

IBM Invests $200 Million in Blockchain-Powered Internet of Things

October 7th, 2016 at 6:15 am » Comments Off

  IBM’s previously announced work intersecting blockchain and AI is moving forward with the establishment of a new office in Germany. The announcement is part of a broader technology push initiated this week by IBM, which is investing $200m to fuel its internet of things (IoT) efforts.

Netflix’s catalog is 50% less than a few years ago

October 2nd, 2016 at 6:21 am » Comments Off

  If you’ve felt like Netflix’s US catalog has shrunk dramatically since the company started making its own shows and movies, you’re absolutely right. Since 2012, Netflix’s selection of titles has dropped over 50%, from roughly 11,000 titles to about 5,300, according to streaming blog Exstreamist, which cites multiple former Netflix employees.

Europe’s Plan for Free Public Wi-Fi Puts America to Shame

September 19th, 2016 at 6:45 am » Comments Off

Free wi-fi almost anywhere you go. When the president of the European commission gave his annual state of the union speech this week, he hit all the typical SOTU talking points—unity, pride, stability. But tucked amid all that was an unusual promise for EU residents: free wireless internet for parks, libraries and other public spaces […]

9 Reasons Every Online Marketer Should Learn Code

September 14th, 2016 at 5:42 am » Comments Off

You’ve heard it said before that learning how to code is an important skill for everyone today. But maybe, as an online marketer – SEO expert, SMM expert or PPC/SEM expert – you probably don’t think that applies to you. Surely you can do your job just as effectively without having to know the basics […]

Ethereum developers are hacking the hacker that hacked it

June 29th, 2016 at 11:25 am » Comments Off

Hacking is most certainly a two way street. The developers behind Ethereum launched an assault on an anonymous hacker that stole at least $89 million through its network.

The world’s first movie created entirely by Artificial Intelligence

June 23rd, 2016 at 2:41 pm » Comments Off

‘Sunspring’ might seem like any other budget sci-fi film, but this wasn’t written by a Hollywood scriptwriter.

The new frontier of digital implants

June 22nd, 2016 at 12:23 pm » Comments Off

Tim Shank can guarantee you that he’ll never leave home without his keys. Why is that? Well, his house keys are located inside his body.

8 Jobs that are easier to secure if you learn to code

June 17th, 2016 at 9:05 am » Comments Off

Many people believe that you should only learn programming if you’re wanting to pursue a career as a programmer. They’re wrong. Coding skills can come in handy in a range of roles—making you a more competitive candidate. Here are eight jobs that are easier to secure if you know how to code. NOTE: Visit DaVinci Coders to see […]

Artificial intelligence is changing SEO faster than ever

June 8th, 2016 at 5:38 pm » Comments Off

By now everyone has heard of Google’s RankBrain. It’s the new artificial intelligence machine learning algorithm that is supposed to be the latest and greatest from Mountain View, California. What you might not realize, however, is just how fast the SEO industry is changing because of it. This article will take you through some clear examples […]

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