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Last week the S&P Media Index lost 8.3 percent (approximately $53.7 Billion of value) in just three days. During that time, shares of Viacom lost 20 percent, 21CF (Fox) and Discovery Networks lost 11 percent, Disney took a 9 percent hit and even CBS dropped 6 percent. It was a tou...
CNN's Nina dos Santos speaks with tech guru Shelly Palmer about Tesla's warning it will deliver fewer cars this year and Facebook's challenge to Periscope. Airdate: August 6, 2015 The post Tesla In Hot Seat, Facebook Challenges Periscope CNN originally appeared here on Shelly Palmer
Is it a good idea to use Crowdfunding Sites to raise money for your big idea? Shelly Palmer talks about it on Fox 5 with Ben Simmoneau and Juliet Huddy. Original Airdate: August 4, 2015 The post Crowdfunding Your Big Idea originally appeared here on Shelly Palmer
Remember the receptionist on the 15th floor who used to take excellent phone messages on those adorable pink pre-printed message pads? Her job predeceased yours by a few short Internet years. The post What Will You Do After White-Collar Work? originally appeared here on Shelly Palmer
Shelly Palmer discusses what you should do to protect yourself against the Stagefright Android Security Issue on Fox 5 with Ben Simmoneau and Juliet Huddy. Airdate: July 28, 2015 The post The Stagefright Android Security Issue originally appeared here on Shelly Palmer
Preview modes are great – they give you an idea of how your work will look or sound in the best possible case. The problem is that all such tools are gigantic crutches, and in most cases they will severely limit your creativity and your creative potential. The post Sometimes Tools Can ...
Shelly Palmer discusses Apple, Microsoft and Yahoo earning calls with Samuel Burke and Maggie Lake on Quest Means Business. CNN Airdate: July 22, 2015 The post What Should You Read Into Apple’s Earnings? originally appeared here on Shelly Palmer
Can you really stop Robocalls? Shelly Palmer talks about what you can do on Fox 5 with Ben Simmoneau and Juliet Huddy on Good Day Wake Up. Airdate: July 21, 2015 The post Can Robocalls Be Stopped? originally appeared here on Shelly Palmer
Even though my phone number is listed in the National Do Not Call Registry, I've started to receive Robocalls on my mobile phone. It's more than a mild annoyance. On a bad day I'll receive two or three of them, and about once a day I receive an unwanted Robotext. The post Robocalls: T...
Shelly Palmer talks about Uber, Airbnb and the Sharing Economy on Fox 5 on Good Day Wake Up with Ben Simmoneau and Juliet Huddy. Airdate: July 7, 2015 The post Uber, Airbnb and the Sharing Economy originally appeared here on Shelly Palmer
Shelly Palmer talks about US Government Data Breaches and getting... The post US Government Data Breach originally appeared here on Shelly Palmer
I got an email from Google AdWords thanking me for my payment. Payment? What payment? This is my personal, private email account; it's not tied to Google AdWords or anything else for that matter. Had I been hacked? The post Hacked, Sort of … Maybe … IDK originally appeared...
Shelly Palmer talks about the sharing economy and on demand apps on Fox 5 News at 6 with Ernie Anastos. Airdate: July 6, 2015 The post Shelly Palmer Talks About the Sharing Economy on Fox 5 appeared first on Shelly Palmer.
In the 1770s, America was a relatively low tech, agrarian society. But all that was about to change. So here, for your Independence Day reading pleasure, are the seven hottest tech trends circa 1776. The post 7 Hottest Tech Trends in 1776 appeared first on Shelly Palmer.
First and foremost, the transition from corporate executive to successful consultant has more to do with self-knowledge than subject matter expertise or skill. If you have been successful in business, you probably have the skills to become a successful consultant, but here are seven im...
Shelly Palmer talks about James Murdoch and 21st Century Fox ($foxa), IAC and match.com ($iaci) and Uber on CNBC's Squawk Alley with Carl Quintanilla and Jon Fortt. Airdate: June 25, 2015 The post Shelly Palmer Talks Tech on CNBC’s Squawk Alley appeared first on Shelly Palmer.
Is Taylor Swift on the wrong side of history for the right reason? The post Shelly Palmer Talks Apple & Taylor Swift on Fox 5 appeared first on Shelly Palmer.
I’m going to leave the punditry about Twitter’s management issues to Chris Sacca and others who have (and will) make suggestions about how to right the ship. What I would like to explore is a simple, obvious fact: Twitter is not a compelling consumer product. The post Twitter: Maybe TV...
Shelly Palmer talks NASDAQ, Twitter & Apple on CNBC’s Squawk... The post Shelly Palmer talks NASDAQ, Twitter & Apple on CNBC’s Squawk Alley appeared first on Shelly Palmer.
Is it safe to use public WiFi? Here's how to make it safe. The post Shelly Palmer Talks About VPN and WiFi Security on Fox 5 appeared first on Shelly Palmer.
I’ve received hundreds of emails asking, “How do you choose what to do next?” So here, for better or worse, are my suggestions on how to figure things out. The post What will you do with the rest of your life? appeared first on Shelly Palmer.
Dick Costolo steps down.  Will Twitter find its way?   The post Shelly Palmer Talks About Dick Costolo Leaving Twitter on CNN appeared first on Shelly Palmer.
Is the Apple Watch right for you? The post Shelly Palmer Talks About the Apple Watch on Fox 5 appeared first on Shelly Palmer.
I’ve been asked out for coffee or drinks countless times this past year by newly minted consultants seeking advice. Here are my answers to the most-asked questions about how to set up and sustain your new consulting business as a single practitioner. The post 9 Things Every Consultant ...
What is Apple thinking about Apple Music and will Netflix serve ads? The post Shelly Palmer Talks About Apple and Netflix on CNBC’s Squawk Alley appeared first on Shelly Palmer.
Selfie sticks are awesome, but what kind of selfie stick is right for you? The post Shelly Palmer Talks About Selfie Sticks on Fox 5 appeared first on Shelly Palmer.
Buongiorno from Sorrento! Too bad I couldn’t call you, txt you or respond to your emails. The post Verizon Really Hates iPhones in Italy appeared first on Shelly Palmer.
Up to now, all marketers have been active engagement specialists: get consumers’ attention, get them to do something. But over the next few years, digitally enhanced marketers will emerge. The post Digitally Enhanced Marketers Will Be Unbeatable appeared first on Shelly Palmer.
Could Facebook really replace the Internet? No. But it has a real opportunity to replace the Mobile Web. The post Facebook Instant Articles appeared first on Shelly Palmer.
The Internet of Things could get out of control pretty fast. We’re still pretty far from self-aware homes trying to procreate, but as Gigaom Research analyst Craig Foster noted in his recent report on IoT security, the dangers are already very real. Take a look at the maritime industry...
Jonathan Mosen, who has been blind since birth, spent his evening snapping photos of packages in the mail, his son’s school report and labels on bottles in the fridge. In seconds, he was listening to audio of the printed words the camera captured, courtesy of a new app on his App...
Back in June, Microsoft gave Windows Phone’s personal assistant the ability to make predictions on World Cup games. It started off as a fun little novelty — the AI inside your phone is making a guess! — but it quickly became a lot more than that: the assistant, Cortana, was actua...
It’s been just two months since researcher Karsten Nohl demonstrated an attack he called BadUSB to a standing-room-only crowd at the Black Hat security conference in Las Vegas, showing that it’s possible to corrupt any USB device with insidious, undetectable malware. Given the severity...
After losing WhatsApp to Facebook in a multibillion dollar acquisition bid, Google is planning to launch its own mobile messaging app which the search giant is likely to test in India and other emerging markets. Last month, Google sent top product manager Nikhyl Singhal to India to do ...
Facebook already knows who your friends are and the kind of things that grab your attention. Soon, it could also know the state of your health. On the heels of fellow Silicon Valley technology companies Apple and Google, Facebook is plotting its first steps into the fertile field of he...
There are lots of music subscription services that let people listen to all the songs they want for $10 a month. Apple thinks that price is too high. Sources say Apple is talking to the big music labels about a new set of rights and features it would like to include in a revamped versi...
So, how did Thom Yorke’s latest music-distribution venture go? Pretty well, it seems. The Radiohead-frontman’s second solo album, Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes, achieved over a million downloads in six days via BitTorrent Bundle, according to the peer-to-peer network’...
The Wall Street Journal says that a crack team of Google researchers is trying to build a modular super-screen, one that snaps together from a whole bunch of smaller displays to create a seamless image. A screen made of dozens of screens! The report, based on info from three anonymous ...
AT&T recently sweetened its low-cost internet and TV package by throwing in Amazon Prime for free. Aimed at cord-cutters looking to avoid an expensive monthly TV bill, AT&T’s “skinny” bundle packages broadband internet, some basic TV channels and HBO for about $40 per month. Bu...
JPMorgan Chase & Co., the biggest U.S. bank, said a previously disclosed data breach affected 76 million households and 7 million small businesses. Customer names, addresses, phone numbers and e-mail addresses were taken, the New York-based bank said today in a regulatory filing. H...