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Spend more than five minutes on the social media channel of your choice and you’ll find no shortage of experts clamoring for attention and boasting the secret formula to creating immediate celebrity status.

This type of marketing is attractive to new entrepreneurs, who may not know any better, and certainly appeals to those looking for short cuts. Think about it, who wouldn’t want to attain instant name recognition and fast track success?

The reality is there isn’t a short cut. It takes effort. Rather than wasting time trying to rout out magic pills, focus your attention on tried-and-true formulas

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A virtual company-wide hackathon is worth the investment

At our annual company retreat, we usually run a hackathon for our dev team. But this year (at our virtual retreat), we decided to expand the hackathon framework to the entire company. We took the basic premise of the hackathon — deep work on a single project — and used it to accelerate our progress toward company priorities. The entire company was split into teams that dedicated their full brain power to projects that feed our company-wide goals. The results were powerful.

The hackathon model outside of development

To do a hackathon outside of a software development team takes a little planning, but the basic premise is the same. People get together and do concentrated work on a single topic or project to make more progress than they would when distracted by their everyday workload.

To make this work, we broke the company into departmental and interdepartmental teams. Each of

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Is Slack For Sale? Deal Worth Over $17 Billion Is Possible

Slack might have a new owner soon. One company is said to be considering buying out the workspace chatting app, Slack, for over $17 billion. 

Salesforce, which is a cloud-based software company, has been interested in purchasing Slack, according to the Wall Street Journal. Slack, a major business communications app, is valued at $17 billion. 

Slack shares have increased as much as 32% on Wednesday, while Salesforce shares dropped about 4%.

With more people working from home since the start of the global coronavirus pandemic, services that help employees work remotely are becoming more prominent. Platforms that make working from home easier, like video chatting app Zoom and communications app Slack, are becoming more valuable as workers stay away from the office. 

In the past few years, Salesforce has purchased integration platform MuleSoft, which sold for $6.5 billion and data visualization company Tableau, which was a $15.3 billion deal. The

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Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) Market Size Worth USD 4.27 billion during 2020-2024 | Technavio

The computer aided engineering (CAE) market is expected to grow by USD 4.27 billion, progressing at a CAGR of over 11% during the forecast period.

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Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)

Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)

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The growth of the smartphone industry is one of the major factors propelling market growth. However, factors such as lack of awareness among end-users about developments in CFD will hamper the market growth.

More details: https://www.technavio.com/report/computer-aided-engineering-market-industry-analysis

Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) Market: Product Landscape

One of the primary reasons contributing to the growth of the computer-aided engineering market growth is the advances in the field of CFD. The advances in pre-processing methods, including meshing and the advances by third-party software providers such as 3DModelSpace, have increased the demand

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Computer Vision Market Size Worth $19.1 Billion By 2027 | CAGR: 7.6%: Grand View Research, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The global computer vision market size is expected to reach USD 19.1 billion by 2027, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. The market is anticipated to expand at a CAGR of 7.6% from 2020 to 2027. This technology has emerged as an emulation of a human visual system to support the automation tasks that require visual cognition. However, the process of image deciphering is more complicated than analyzing data in a binary form due to the vast amount of multi-dimensional data in an image for analysis. Artificial neural networks and deep learning are being used to increase computer vision’s capabilities of replicating human vision, to address such complexity in developing AI systems to recognize visual data. Besides, this technology has become more adept at pattern recognition than the human visual cognitive system, with the advents in

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Computer Vision Market Size Worth $19.1 Billion By 2027

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The global computer vision market size is expected to reach USD 19.1 billion by 2027, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. The market is anticipated to expand at a CAGR of 7.6% from 2020 to 2027. This technology has emerged as an emulation of a human visual system to support the automation tasks that require visual cognition. However, the process of image deciphering is more complicated than analyzing data in a binary form due to the vast amount of multi-dimensional data in an image for analysis. Artificial neural networks and deep learning are being used to increase computer vision’s capabilities of replicating human vision, to address such complexity in developing AI systems to recognize visual data. Besides, this technology has become more adept at pattern recognition than the human visual cognitive system, with the advents in

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Smart Home Cloud Platforms Market Worth Observing Growth: Google, Apple, Amazon Web Services

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Nov 23, 2020 (Heraldkeepers) —
A new research document is added in HTF MI database of 200 pages, titled as ‘Global Smart Home Cloud Platforms Market Size study, by Solution ( Smart Home Cloud Platform, Services), by Application ( Lighting Control, Security And Access Control, HVAC Control, Entertainment Control And Other Controls, Smart Speaker, Home Healthcare, Smart Kitchen, Home Appliances and Others) and Regional Forecasts 2020-2027’ with detailed analysis, Competitive landscape, forecast and strategies. Latest analysis highlights high growth emerging players and leaders by market share that are currently attracting exceptional attention. The identification of hot and emerging players is completed by profiling 50+ Industry players; some of the profiled players are Google, LLC, Apple Inc, Amazon Web Services, Inc., Loxone Electronics GmbH, Yonomi, Qualcomm Technologies, Cosesy, JDCloud, Aliyun, Tencent. The Market has witnessed continuous growth in

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Laptop and Computer Black Friday 2020 Deals: Are They Worth It?

NerdWallet is here to help you win Black Friday, while leaving your budget intact. We spend the time, you save the money. Visit regularly for holiday shopping tips and announcements about your favorite retailers. Black Friday is Nov. 27.

New laptops and desktops will be high on wish lists for many people who’ve been working or learning remotely this year. With more Black Friday sales starting earlier and further moving online, you probably won’t have to claw your way to the front of a line to get the best price on one. But punctuality is still important. Some retailers launch their deals at specific times, and supplies are often limited.

Here’s where to find standout computer deals and what to know before you buy.

What are the best Black Friday laptop and computer deals in 2020?

You don’t have to look hard to find computer bargains. We’ve rounded up some

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Jeff Bezos Will Give Grants Worth Nearly $800M To 16 Groups Fighting Climate Change

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  • The list of grantees is a mix of labs, NGOs, climate activist groups
  • Amazon employees have called on the company to tackle climate change
  • Amazon’s Climate Pledge is to be 100% powered by renewable energy by 2025

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has committed to giving grants worth $791 million to 16 organizations that work towards protecting the environment, as part of his Bezos Earth Fund.

In an Instagram post on Monday, Bezos said he is inspired by these organizations’ efforts to save the environment and wants to help them scale. This is part of the Amazon founder’s $10 billion pledge to promote scientists, NGOs and organizations invested in climate change.

“I have spent the past several months learning from a group of incredibly smart people who have made it their life’s work to fight climate change and its impact on communities around the world,” Bezos’ Instagram post read.

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Digital Marketing Software Market : Segments Worth Observing Aiding Growth Factors | Adobe System, SAS Institute

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Nov 16, 2020 (WiredRelease via Comtex) —
A consciously conceived and designed business intelligence report titled Global Digital Marketing Software market 2020 by Manufacturers, Type, and Application, Forecast to 2029 by MarketResearch.biz discloses a succinct analysis of the regional spectrum, market size, and revenue forecast about the market. This report sheds light on the vital developments along with other events happening in the global Digital Marketing Software market which is marking on the enlargement and opening doors for outlook growth in the coming years.

This is the latest report, covering the current COVID-19/Corona Virus pandemic impact on the market which has affected every aspect of life globally. This has brought along several changes in market conditions and the Business areas. The rapidly changing market scenario and initial and future assessment of the impact are covered in the

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