January 16, 2014

Bitcoin 101: The Invisible, Uninsurable Currency of the Internet Is Still Kicking

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Despite the mass amount of criticism, condescension and sheer confusion that the crypton currency known as Bitcoin has withdrawn since its release in 2009, it has persisted swiftly both in headlines and the accounts of those who have bravely hedged on it. Some analysts call exchange-gold for nerds and in fact, it is very much like gold. And most importantly (and only...

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January 14, 2014

Brink’s and 2Checkout Partner to Launch Brink’s Checkout

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2Checkout is now partnering with Brink's

2Checkout has recently banded together with the security gurus at Brink’s to launch Brink’s Checkout, a new payment processing service that guarantees a safe way for online merchants to sell worldwide. The collaboration uses the technology that 2Checkout has spent the last 15 years honing while Brink’s will market and...

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December 24, 2013

5 Mistakes of a Twitter Novice

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Twitter officially went public yesterday and has been doing very, very well for itself. Now with over 200 millions users, the social media platform is a marketing necessity more than ever. In fact, some consider Twitter a B2B and e-commerce haven where information spreads and partnerships begin, all in under 140 characters. So whether it’s sharing hand-knit hats with...

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December 18, 2013

4 Ways to Beat Shiny Object Syndrome

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Shiny Object Syndrome, being easily distracted by other offers, products, promotions and etc. #ShinyObjectSyndrome

We’ve all experienced it, the allure of the latest model phone glistening at the in-store kiosk, or the adorable puppy pawing at the glass as we walk by the pet store window. It’s what makes us test drive the muscle car at the dealership or grab one of those...

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December 17, 2013

Email Marketing 101

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Refinery 29, a website dedicated to all things pop culture, is my arch nemesis when it comes to work productivity. I am a 30-year-old woman who works in tech, but give me a juicy email about Jennifer Lawrence’s new hair cut or Amanda Bynes’ latest meltdown and I am no longer thinking about our development team’s latest project, but what lipstick Gwyenth Paltrow is wearing and if...

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