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Relationship Management: Bounce Back From 5 Technology Blunders

Published by: http://realtormag.realtor.org/sales-and-marketing/feature/article/2012/01/relationship-management-bounce-back-5-technology-blunder, 2/14/2012
We all make mistakes sometimes, but a mistake delivered over technology can be a lasting one - even at times an "archived" one on the Internet that plays over and over again....Read More

Does this sound familiar?

Published by: http://brokeragentsocial.com/article.php?article_id=1426, 1/5/2012 11:30:00 AM
You've blogged your fingers off, posted cheery things on Facebook and Twitter religiously; you put all sorts of photos with your listings. You've done...Read More

Chrome 15 Beats Internet Explorer 8 as World's Most Popular Browser

Published by: , 12/15/2011 12:00:00 PM
Another score for Google Chrome. The latest version of the search giant's web browser just passed Internet Explorer 8 (IE8) to become the most popular desktop web browser in the world, according to statistics from StatCounter, a digital analytics company. ...Read More

Google Logo Turns Into a Microchip in Honor of Robert Noyce

Published by: , 12/12/2011 10:00:00 AM
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Google Doodle Celebrates Diego Rivera's 125th Birthday

Published by: , 12/8/2011 10:00:00 AM
Today's Google Doodle honors Mexican painter and communist icon Diego Rivera. ...Read More

T-Mobile Giving Away Galaxy S II to Second Customer at Each Store

Published by: , 12/7/2011 12:00:00 PM
As part of its "Find the Elf Twitter Contest," T-Mobile USA is giving away a Samsung Galaxy S II to the second customer at each of its stores this morning. ...Read More

Facebook Begins Official Timeline Rollout

Published by: , 12/7/2011 10:00:00 AM
Facebook officially took the "beta" label off its much-publicized Timeline this evening, but it's rolling out the new feature gradually. New Zealand is currently the only country to get Timeline, the company said in a blog post this evening. Other regions will get it in the "near future." ...Read More

Most Adults Go Online for No Particular Reason

Published by: , 12/1/2011 12:00:00 PM
Americans are going online to pass the time more than they were just a few years ago, according to a new study. ...Read More

Tom Sawyer Gets Google to Paint the Fence for Mark Twain's Birthday

Published by: , 11/30/2011 12:00:00 PM
Google is celebrating Mark Twain's 176th birthday with one of the largest Google Doodles we've seen so far, referencing a famous incident from Twain's "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer," where Tom cleverly gets other boys to paint a fence instead of him. ...Read More

Amazon Kindle Has Its Best Day Ever on Black Friday

Published by: , 11/28/2011 10:00:00 AM
Amazon's Kindle ereaders and tablets sold exceptionally well on Black Friday. The Kindle Fire was especially hot - it was the bestselling product across all of Amazon.com that day. ...Read More

Barack Obama Joins Google+

Published by: , 11/25/2011 12:00:00 PM
Debate is still raging about how many people are really using Google+ and whether it can ever overtake Facebook. But at least one prominent user was making active use of the site Wednesday: President Barack Obama. ...Read More

Galaxy Nexus Now Available for Pre-Order Through Expansys

Published by: , 11/25/2011 10:00:00 AM
Galaxy Nexus, the first smartphone to feature the new version of Android, 4.0 or Ice Cream Sandwich, can now be pre-ordered in the U.S. from Expansys....Read More

YouTube Snags Hundreds of Disney Movie Rentals

Published by: , 11/23/2011 12:00:00 PM
Move over Rebecca Black, YouTube Movies is about to make room for "hundreds" of Disney movie rentals. ...Read More

TV's '48 Hours' Brings Mystery to the iPad

Published by: , 11/22/2011 3:00:00 PM
One of the more fascinating apps to arrive recently for the iPad is 48 Hours Mystery from the folks at CBS Interactive. The free app includes information and video clips from the popular true-crime series. Best of all, an in-app purchase unlocks full-length episodes and other premium features. ...Read More

Demo: Ice Cream Sandwich on Asus Transformer Prime

Published by: , 11/22/2011 10:00:00 AM
Just days after Google released its latest Ice Cream Sandwich platform for Android to developers, Nvidia is offering a sneak preview of what the updated mobile OS looks like on a tablet. ...Read More

This Is What the Desk of the Future Looks Like

Published by: , 11/21/2011 2:00:00 PM
EXOdesk first look ...Read More

Shopkick and Visa to Offer Retail Store Purchase Rewards

Published by: , 11/21/2011 10:00:00 AM
Shopkick, which offers instant mobile rewards for stepping into retail stores, has partnered with Visa to add an incentive to buy things once you're there. ...Read More

Navigon 2.0 for iPhone Lets You Download Maps by State

Published by: , 11/17/2011 12:00:00 PM
Navigon has updated its iOS GPS navigation app with several important updates, including the possibility of downloading U.S. maps state by state. ...Read More

Buy Now or Wait: An iPhone App Can Help You Decide

Published by: , 11/17/2011 10:00:00 AM
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Evernote Launches Browser Extension to Remove Clutter From the Web Reading Experience

Published by: , 11/16/2011 12:00:00 PM
One click of the Evernote clearly browser extension and you have the perfect online reading experience. You can also save articles and blog posts to Evernote that you want to finish reading later. ...Read More

Nokia Planning a Windows 8 Tablet and a High-End Lumia

Published by: , 11/16/2011 10:00:00 AM
Nokia might be releasing a Windows 8-based tablet by June 2012 as well as follow up the recently released Windows Phone 7 devices - Nokia Lumia 800 and 710 - with an even better Lumia, says head of Nokia France Paul Amsellem. ...Read More

Google+ Pages Can Now Be Managed With Third-Party Apps

Published by: , 11/15/2011 12:00:00 PM
Google has launched a pilot program that will let owners ofGoogle+ Pages manage their accounts via third-party apps such as HootSuite, Involver and Buddy Media. ...Read More

Kindle Touch 3G: Hands-on Review

Published by: , 11/14/2011 10:00:00 AM
Amazon unveiled a lineup of four ereaders at a press event in New York City in September: a $199, 7-inch, full-color tablet called the Kindle Fire; a 6-inch E Ink touchscreen ereader called the Kindle Touch ($149 with 3G, $99 without); and a 6-inch E Ink ereader with a physical navigation system, called simply the Kindle, for $79. ...Read More

Sony Prepping a "Different Kind of TV"

Published by: , 11/11/2011 12:00:00 PM
Sony is working on a "different kind of TV set" that will separate it from other manufacturers, CEO Howard Stringer told the Wall Street Journal. ...Read More

It's Official: Flash Mobile Player is Dead

Published by: , 11/9/2011 2:00:00 PM
Adobe confirmed what reports were saying all morning: It's done with the Flash Mobile Player and has now thrown its lot in with the HTML5 crowd - for mobile at least. ...Read More

Apple: Siri Is Not Coming to Older iPhone Versions

Published by: , 11/9/2011 10:00:00 AM
Apple's voice assistant Siri will remain exclusive to the iPhone 4S, Apple has confirmed. ...Read More

Apple Updates Apple Store App with Personal Pickup and EasyPay

Published by: , 11/8/2011 10:00:00 AM
Apple has released a new version (4.2) of its Apple Store app, and it's now available for download from the App Store. ...Read More

Google+: Pages

Published by: , 11/7/2011 10:00:00 AM
Google has finally unveiled brand pages for Google+, allowing businesses and brands to join Google's social network. ...Read More

Facebook Is Most Popular Social Network for All Ages; LinkedIn Is Second

Published by: , 11/4/2011 11:00:00 AM
Of all the social networks, Facebook is the only one that knows no generational limits. From grandparents to teenagers, Facebook - the largest of the social networks - attracts users of all ages. A recent study by Forrester found that of U.S. adults who use social networking sites, 96% of them are on Facebook. ...Read More

Amazon Opens Early Black Friday Storefront

Published by: , 11/3/2011 4:00:00 PM
Everybody loves getting a good deal. So by extension, everybody must also love Black Friday, the wonderful day after Thanksgiving when you can shake off your Turkey-coma, get away from the family and shop your brains out on heavy discounts. ...Read More

Google Promises Consumers Greater Ad Transparency

Published by: , 11/1/2011 10:00:00 AM
Google is making changes to its ad system in an effort to provide consumers with "greater transparency and choice." ...Read More

Apple's Asia-Pacific Sales Up 174% This Year

Published by: , 10/28/2011 11:00:00 AM
Apple's net sales in the Asia-Pacific region have risen to $14.3 billion in 2011, up 174% from the same period a year ago. ...Read More

Motorola Droid Razr Goes on Pre-order at Verizon

Published by: , 10/27/2011 10:00:00 AM
The super-thin, super-light, 4G-sporting Motorola Droid Razrofficially goes on sale this morning at Verizon Wireless, but you'll need at least $299 to grab it and then you'll have to wait until sometime next month before it arrives. ...Read More

Google Releases Chrome 15 and Web Store Redesign

Published by: , 10/26/2011 10:00:00 AM
Google has released version 15 of its Chrome web browser, bringing the usual round of bug fixes and security improvements, as well as a redesign of its Chrome Web Store and tab pages....Read More

Netflix Stock Falls 37% as Subscribers Depart

Published by: , 10/25/2011 10:00:00 AM
Netflix's stock was down nearly 37% in premarket trading Tuesday, after the company disclosed a loss of 805,000 subscribers in the third quarter. ...Read More

Social Networking on Mobile Devices Skyrockets

Published by: , 10/20/2011 2:00:00 PM
More than 72 million Americans accessed social networking sites or blogs via their mobile devices in August, a figure that represents a 37% jump from the same time last year, according to data compiled by comScore. ...Read More

Google+ to Support Google Apps in Next Few Days

Published by: , 10/20/2011 10:00:00 AM
Google has announced that Google+ will support Google Apps accounts within the next few days. ...Read More

Motorola Unveils Droid Razr, World's Thinnest Smartphone

Published by: , 10/18/2011 2:00:00 PM
Motorola has unveiled its newest smartphone, the Droid Razr, calling it the "world's thinnest 4G smartphone." ...Read More

Twitter Has 100 Million Monthly Active Users; 50% Log In Every Day

Published by: , 10/18/2011 10:00:00 AM
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Google Chrome Browser Has 200 Million Users

Published by: , 10/14/2011 3:00:00 PM
Google's 3 year-old Chrome browser just hit the 200 million user mark, CEO Larry Page announced Thursday. ...Read More

iCloud Site Opens Up Ahead of iOS 5 Launch

Published by: , 10/12/2011 10:00:00 AM
The new version of Apple's mobile platform iOS 5 is due to arrive Wednesday, and all the pieces are slowly falling into place ahead of the launch. ...Read More

Twitter Secures "Tweet" Trademark

Published by: , 10/11/2011 10:00:00 AM
Twitter has settled a lawsuit that will give the company control over the "tweet" trademark, according to a new report. ...Read More

iPhone 4S Pre-Orders Top 1 Million in 24 Hours

Published by: , 10/10/2011 10:00:00 AM
Allaying any doubts that the iPhone 4S will be a big seller, Apple announced pre-orders for the new model topped 1 million in 24 hours, which breaks the previous single-day record of 600,000 for the iPhone 4. ...Read More

iPhone 4S Pre-Orders are Now Live

Published by: , 10/7/2011 9:00:00 AM
The moment you might have been waiting for - depending on whether you're disappointed or satisfied with iPhone 4S - is here: You can now pre-order the iPhone 4S in the U.S. and the UK. You can pre-order the device from Apple, AT&T, Verizon and Sprint in the U.S., as well as Vodafone, Orange and T-Mobile in the UK. If you pre-order now, you can expect your shiny new iPhone to arrive at Oct. 14, both in the UK and the U.S....Read More

Google+ Now Lets You Lock Down Posts Before Publishing

Published by: , 10/5/2011 12:00:00 PM
One of the distinctive features of Google+ is that it lets you disable comments and lock down posts from sharing, but so far, you were only able to do it after you share a post. ...Read More

New iPhone 4s

Published by: , 10/4/2011 5:00:00 PM
New amazing iPhone 4S The dual-core A5 chip delivers even more power. The 8MP camera with all-new optics also shoots 1080p HD video. And with Siri, iPhone 4S does what you ask. Talk about amazing....Read More

iphone History

Published by: , 10/4/2011 10:00:00 AM
In a scant few hours now, we’ll dive into chapter five in one of the most compelling stories of our digital-dominated era: The Life And Times of the iPhone....Read More

Comparing Apples and Fire: iPad Vs. Kindle

Published by: , 9/30/2011 12:00:00 PM
When the smoke cleared this week, Amazon revealed its Fire. ...Read More

Amazon Kindle Fire tablet: $199, 7-inch screen, ships Nov. 15

Published by: , 9/28/2011 12:00:00 PM
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Apple iPhone5: Top 10 Most Wanted Features

Published by: , 9/28/2011 10:00:00 AM
Whenever it comes out, what are the top 10 things people can't wait to see on the iPhone5? ...Read More

Shocker: Apple iPad Captures 80 Percent of Tablet Market

Published by: , 9/27/2011 12:00:00 PM
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Apple Sets iPhone Event Oct. 4

Published by: , 9/27/2011 10:00:00 AM
Apple Inc. invited reporters to an iPhone-related event Oct. 4, setting the stage for the widely anticipated launch of its latest smartphone. ...Read More

Preview of the NEW Facebook - How is it going to look!

Published by: , 9/26/2011 12:00:00 PM
You will be shocked at how things are changing on facebook watch this video......Read More

Amazon's Wednesday Tablet Launch a Threat to Apple's iPad, Analysts Say

Published by: , 9/26/2011 10:30:00 AM
Amazon.com, which revolutionized reading with its Kindle e-reader, is expected to unveil a tablet computer this week that analysts say will seriously challenge Apple's market dominating iPad. ...Read More

Amazon.com to unveil tablet on Sept. 28?

Published by: , 9/23/2011 2:00:00 PM
Company slates press conference for likely unveiling of long-expected Amazon.com Android-based device ...Read More

RealEstate.com purchased for $8.25 Million!

Published by: , 9/22/2011 12:10:00 PM
Market Leader Inc., a provider of marketing and "software as a service" products to real estate professionals, has acquired lead-generation network RealEstate.com, the company announced today. Market Leader paid $8.25 million in cash for the acquisition, which includes "patents, trademarks and approximately 400 domain names, including Realestate.com; software...Read More

Google+ Enters Open Beta: 9 Enhancements

Published by: , 9/21/2011 3:00:00 PM
Google has added useful tweaks to Google+, including improvements to Hangouts, Hangouts APIs, and search....Read More

Google Takes the Hot Seat in Washington

Published by: , 9/21/2011 12:00:00 PM
WASHINGTON - In Google's most public antitrust hearing to date, Eric E. Schmidt, the company's chairman, is expected to testify before a Senate panel Wednesday about how Google produces its search results, and whether it favors its own businesses, thwarts competition and hurts consumers....Read More

Netflix Move Sets Up Possible Sale or Spinoff of Qwikster Unit

Published by: , 9/20/2011 12:00:00 PM
Netflix Inc.'s decision to split its DVD operation from the flagship streaming service isolates the shrinking mail-order business and paves the way for an eventual exit, analysts said....Read More

Google Wallet Rings Up Visa, Amex, Discover as Partners

Published by: , 9/20/2011 10:00:00 AM
Google Wallet makes its summer deadline, launching in New York and San Francisco to let consumers pay by phone from Sprint's Samsung Nexus S 4G handsets....Read More

31% of U.S. Adults Prefer to Be Reached by Text Message [STUDY]

Published by: Mashable.com, 9/19/2011 6:00:00 PM
Almost one-third of U.S. adults prefer to be reached by text message rather than a voice call on their mobile phone, according to a study by the Pew Research Center's Internet and American Life Project....Read More

Windows 8 Visual Tour: Microsoft's New Desktop

Published by: , 9/16/2011 12:00:00 PM
Microsoft this week gave developers the first in-depth look at Windows 8--the operating system that could finally make it a player in the tablet market. Take a look at key elements....Read More

Netflix slashes subscriber estimates after price bump

Published by: , 9/15/2011 2:00:00 AM
Back in July Netflix made a big move to charge customers more and split the streaming and mail-order movie business’ apart....Read More

Facebook launches 'Subscribe' feature to let non-friends connect

Published by: , 9/14/2011 12:00:00 PM
You no longer have to be friends with someone on Facebook to connect. Facebook is rolling out a new feature Wednesday that gives users the ability to "subscribe" to the public updates of anyone on Facebook even if they are not friends....Read More

Motorola Droid Bionic Now on Sale

Published by: , 9/8/2011 10:00:00 AM
Motorola's long-awaited Droid Bionic smartphone is finally here. The device, Verizon's first dual-core, LTE phone, is available now at Verizon stores and online at verizonwireless.com. It doesn't come cheap, though: the Bionic will set you back $299.99 with a two-year contract....Read More

The Tablet Wars: More Makers Join The Search For The Pricing Sweet Spot

Published by: , 9/7/2011 12:00:00 PM
The iPad starts at $499. While most every device maker has mimicked Apple's price point, none have been able to mimic Apple's sales. At last count, Apple had sold 28.7 million iPads, making the iPad the clear industry leader. Now competitors in the space are realizing that in order to keep pace with Apple, they'll need to lower their prices. Significantly....Read More

Samsung Galaxy S II Aims to Outshine Apple iPhone

Published by: , 9/1/2011 12:00:00 PM
Samsung's Galaxy S II marks the next stage in the manufacturer's attempt not only to combat Apple's iPhone on its own terms, but also to establish itself as the preeminent Android smartphone maker....Read More

Facebook Pays Over $40K in Bug Bounties

Published by: , 8/30/2011 3:05:00 PM
Three weeks after launching a bug bounty program that pays Web hackers cash for finding flaws with its website, Facebook said it has paid out more than $40,000 in rewards....Read More

Video: Motorola Unveils Pro+ Smartphone Geared Toward The Enterprise

Published by: , 8/30/2011 12:00:00 PM
A powerful smartphone optimised for business but fun enough to use for your personal life -- Motorola PRO+ is your personal assistant and best buddy. ...Read More

Facebook Has Officially Hit 1 Trillion Page Views

Published by: , 8/26/2011 12:00:00 PM
Facebook has officially hit 1 trillion page views, according to figures released for web traffic in June, Time magazine’s TechLand column reports....Read More

The Future of Apple After Steve Jobs? Is this an end of an ERA?

Published by: , 8/25/2011 10:00:00 AM
Speculation, Speculation, Speculation - lots of speculation as Apple has been the roadrunner and run over companies like HP - what will happen in the future?...Read More

Sprint May Get IPhone 5

Published by: , 8/24/2011 12:00:00 PM
Sprint may sell the iPhone 5 in October, giving both the carrier and Apple a boost against their respective competition....Read More

FREE TECHNOLOGY! NEVER FORGET ANYTHING ANYMORE!!!

Published by: , 8/16/2011
HAVE YOU ever forgotten something? You remembered - oh I have to do this - if I don't write it down I will FORGET this! Ever been in that situation? NOT ANY MORE LADIES AND GENTLEMEN! BECAUSE OF...Read More

Need the Office Suite - Get it for FREE!!

Published by: , 8/10/2011
If you don't have access to Excel, Word or Powerpoint and you don't want to spend the money to buy it. Visit Open...Read More

IPAD vs Motorola Zoom

Published by: , 8/9/2011
How does this technology race help in the real estate market? In real estate, agents are always on the go and thus need a Smartphone/tablet PC that is capable of working...Read More

Google + - WHAT the HECK is THAT?

Published by: , 8/8/2011 1:00:00 AM
As technology is evolving at a pace that is extraordinary, people also need to adapt to these changes. Google is coming out with their new idea which they named "Google +". Google + is an social networking scheme that Google is releasing in order to compete with Facebook. This technology is going to be revolutionary because...Read More

Sony Decides to Join the Tablet Race...

Published by: , 8/5/2011 12:00:00 PM
The ever-increasing trend of tablets, notebooks and netbooks has drastically shaken the market. Companies ranging from Apple, Samsung, Asus, Motorola, RIM to the gigantic computing rulers Dell, all have joined the protracted race....Read More

What is the HP Touchpad Tablet?

Published by: , 8/1/2011 11:00:00 AM
The HP Touchpad Tablet is the newest device in the tablet market competing against the Motorola Xoom and the Ipad 2. This new device has a extremely user friendly operating system and cloud integration, but it could still be improved. It has the latest camera, apps and other usual features however what makes it so user friendly is the "Cards" system. The "cards"...Read More

Nokia Releases New Smart Phone

Published by: , 7/17/2011
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HP Touchpad Tablet

Published by: , 6/30/2011
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Google Plus

Published by: , 6/29/2011
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