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Be a Part of the Vote With Yahoo’s Elections Dashboard for IntoNow

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Yahoo is working to increase voter engagement in this year’s presidential election with their launch of the election dashboard for the IntoNow app. One of many news organizations bringing mobile and digital into the election, #Yahoo‘s dashboard, launching today, allows the electorate to interact with political news, coverage and debates in realtime. The app syncs […]

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3 Ways to Simplify Online Marketing

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Jonathan Gardner is director of communications at Vibrant Media, a leading digital ad company. He has spent his career as an innovator at the nexus of #media and technology, having worked in communications and as a journalist. Technology makes the magical possible, but it’s also making #marketing complicated. With ad exchanges, hyper-local targeting, and endless […]

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Grindr CEO: 100 Percent of My Audience Does Not Have Equality

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The creators of Grindr, a gay dating app, are sending a call to action to Americans. #Grindr is hoping to steer its 1,558,031 U.S. users — all of legal voting age — toward ballot boxes this year, in what’s bound to be an historic election. The app’s community of 4 million users is unique. There […]

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City of Palo Alto Opens Its Arms to Open Government

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#Palo Alto, Calif., is already well known as a global center of technology innovation, with companies from Google to Facebook having once called it home. However, the city itself hasn’t fully embraced technology’s potential to disrupt local government — until now. The city of Palo Alto is announcing Tuesday the launch of a new #open […]

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Hukkster Alerts You When Your Most-Wanted Items Are Discounted

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#The Launchpad is a series that introduces Mashable readers to compelling #startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. Name: Hukkster One-Liner Pitch: The shopping tool tracks your most-wanted items online and alerts you immediately when the price drops. Why It’s Taking Off: Hukkster provides a simple […]

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If Christopher Columbus Had Apple Maps

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That would finally explain why Christopher Columbus had such a poor sense of direction. The World According to #Apple Maps Comic written and illustrated by Jerry King. More #Comics From Jerry King Don’t Invite FBI Agents to the Summer BBQ Unfortunately, FBI agents have a hard time distinguishing between types of grilling. Comic written by […]

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