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5Feb/140

Today on 22Live See Google+ Expert, Yifat Cohen on a Google Hangout


San Diego, CA (PRWEB) December 10, 2013

The G+ Go To Gal, Yifat Cohen, will be interviewed today by 22Live's host Rene Banuelos on a Google Hangout event, December 10 at 12 noon PST. Yifat will be discussing Google+ for business and the benefits of Google Hangouts.

Yifat Cohen is one of the very few non-Google employees who is asked by Google, to present Google+ and Hangouts to Google employees. She is often flown around the world to speak at various worldwide Google events. Yifat's talks are inspiring, engaging and provide her audiences best practices for engaging and monetizing their presence on Google. "She is considered a thought leader by Google, and we are proud to have her on #22Live for a candid, and unscripted discussion about G+ Hangouts and today's best strategies," says Rene.

The live event will take place today, Tuesday Dec. 10th at 12 noon PST.

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#22Live allows attendees the chance to Hangout with successful & elite speakers, coaches, authors, entrepreneurs, marketers, business leaders, and more. Attendees get to learn about them, learn from them -- and for the first time, they can ask questions and interact with them live. By using 22Social's 22s App, anyone can syndicate the 22Live show on their Facebook page & mobile site.

About Yifat Cohen

She is one of the very few non-Google employees, who is asked by Google, to present Google+ and Hangouts to Google employees. She is often flown around the world to speak at various worldwide Google events.

Yifat has also been featured on Mashable, DataMation, The Rise to the Top, Diamonds in Your Backyard, Entrepreneur on Fire, and many more. She pushes Google's technologies to its limits, and creates best practices and strategies for today’s business owners and entrepreneurs. Her clients include The Governor of Texas, Mashable Social Good Summit, Versus, and most recently Intuit to name a few.

As a Google Plus expert, Yifat Cohen is best known for developing engaging online communities for both new business owners and national brands. She is the go-to gal, Founder at G+GoToGal.

She was listed as No.1 Top Google+ Users Working as Google+ Marketing. She has also been voted as the Best Google+ user in 2011 by Google+ community, she’s 286 on the Who’s Who for Google+ and one of the top 1000 Google+ users in the world for 2012.

Yifat is a sought after speaker, strategist, and Google+ advisor. She enjoys teaching "How to Hangout", "How to optimize Google+", and ultimately, how to create predictable revenue streams with Google+ and social media.

About Rene Banuelos

Rene Banuelos was responsible for assembling an all-star team for 22Social. He oversees the various departments to insure that all is flowing in accordance to the company goals and that everyone is on the same page. Rene designed the software system behind what is now the 22s App. He is also responsible for developing and managing the company's strategic partnerships.

Rene has been programming since the age of 14 and started his first business at the age of 13. He earned his B.S. in Computer Science from the University of California, San Diego. He has over 10 years of professional software engineer experience including design and development of complex software systems for the telecom and defense industries. His diverse experience also includes over 4 years managing a team of financial services agents, real estate investing, internet advertising sales, network marketing, Facebook marketing education, Social Media marketing system design and more. The creation of 22Social has made it possible for Rene to pursue his three passions: business, marketing & technology.

About 22Social

22Social is a social tech start-up based in San Diego, California that is privately held and operated. It is comprised of a group of entrepreneurs; some seasoned, some fresh, but all passionate. They are engineers, programmers, designers, marketers, and dreamers. As a whole, they are committed to making a digital difference.

It is said that the number 22 holds more power than any other number, colorfully described as being capable of spinning wild dreams into concrete reality. They carry out the 22 manifesto by taking grandiose ideas back down to earth, and making them into something real that clients can feel and experience. 22Social accomplishes this by leveraging the latest social media technologies to create innovative, sensible solutions that can save brands, intuitions, and entire social tribes, from a pre-digital or social demise.

The 22 experience is focused on giving the end user a unique, simple, and progressive involvement with a brand. Their goal is to help clients attract, engage, entertain and convert their users.

Yifat Cohen

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22Jan/140

PhatWare Updates PhatPad Notetaker for Microsoft Windows 8.1, Adds Sync with Google Drive and Box


Spokane, WA (PRWEB) November 22, 2013

PhatWare Corporation announces today the immediate availability of the PhatPad 2.2 note-taking and collaboration Metro-style app now optimized for Microsoft Windows 8.1. The new version of PhatPad not only leverages the new Windows Metro interface, but also offers even better handwriting recognition quality and a range of advanced features optimized for the Microsoft Surface tablet and other Windows-based computers. For more, please visit PhatWare's web site at http://www.phatware.com/phatpad.

More than just a note-taking app, PhatPad turns a Microsoft Surface or any other Windows-based tablet or a desktop computer into an advanced brainstorming tool by enabling users to draw, write, and type on the iPad, then instantly share ideas via email, Dropbox, Microsoft SkyDrive, Box, Google Docs, or in PhatPad's presentation mode.

PhatPad is highly regarded for its smooth-flowing digital ink technology, which lets tablet users scribble notes as if they are writing on real paper, but is best known for its powerful multilingual handwriting recognition engine automatically converting handwritten notes into text. PhatPad is available in eleven languages, including English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Norwegian, Finnish, Italian, Portuguese, Swedish, and Spanish.

Brainstorming and collaborating with team members is simple using PhatPad's Presentation mode, which allows users to create quick presentations and display them on the computer screen and external monitor. While in Presentation mode, users can record and play unattended presentations by synchronizing document pages with their recorded voice.

Availability and Pricing

PhatPad is available on Windows 8.1/RT Tablets and Desktop Computers, as well as iPads and Android Tablets and is distributed via the Windows Store, iTunes App Store, and Google Play. PhatPad is priced at $ 4.99 on each supported platform.

About PhatWare

Founded in October 1997, PhatWare Corporation is a leading provider of easy to use powerful software products and professional services for the mobile and desktop computing marketplace. PhatWare specializes in handwriting recognition, digital ink, note taking and database, and network management software development. PhatWare's products include such popular titles as PenOffice®, PhatPad®, WritePad®, and others. PhatWare Corporation is a Microsoft Certified Partner, and Intel Software Partner. To learn more about PhatWare, visit http://www.phatware.com.

© PhatWare Corp. 2013. All Rights Reserved. PhatWare and WritePad are registered trademarks of PhatWare Corp. in the USA and/or other countries. iPad is registered trademarks of Apple Inc. Android and Google Play are registered trademarks of Google Inc. Windows Store, Windows, and Microsoft SkyDrive are registered trademarks and copyrights of Microsoft.







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17Jan/140

Netpremacy and Google bring Going Google event to Reading


Reading (PRWEB UK) 20 November 2013

AppsCare and Google are taking their 'Going Google' roadshow to The Madejski Stadium, Reading. The event, which will take place on Thursday 20th March, will give senior business and IT executives the opportunity to hear from Google executives as they share their insights and strategy for business and the future of work.

Attendees will also hear from Google accredited engineers and change management specialists who will provide a strong insight into the transformational value of Google Apps, as well as the options pre, during and post deployment.

The complementary half day event will run from 1pm until 5.30pm and will include customer stories from those who achieved success with Google Enterprise.

This event will be of interest to those working in both the public and private sector.

Event details

Venue: The Royal Berkshire Conference Centre, Reading, West Berkshire, RG2 0FL

Date: Thursday 13th February 2014

Time: 1pm - 5.30pm

Early registration is advised as places are limited. To register, please click here.

The following roadshow venues and dates have also been confirmed:


Google HQ, London: 30th January 2014 Register
Royal Armouries Museum, Leeds: 13th February 2014 Register
Our Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh: 27th March 2014 Register

About Google Apps

Google Apps is a cloud-based productivity suite consisting of Gmail, Calendar, Hangouts, Vault, Docs, Drive, Sites and more. With dozens of critical security features designed to keep data safe, secure and in control of the organisation, Google Apps helps individuals connect and get work done from anywhere on any device.

About AppsCare

Netpremacy Global Services, global provider of cloud solutions and global managed networks launched its AppsCare® brand in March 2011 to provide a dedicated, specialist team of engineers and change management experts to manage and support the growing number of Google Apps customers. AppsCare was one of the first globally to be recognised as a Google Enterprise Premier Partner; a top tier partner level reserved for only the foremost experts in Google Enterprise solutions, partners that consistently demonstrate unparalleled levels of technical expertise and customer success. With more than 2500 customers in 30 countries AppsCare are passionate about helping its customers innovate, reduce the cost and complexity of IT operations and safely migrate from on-premise to Google Apps.







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30Oct/130

Pimp Your Screen: The Best Customization App for iOS Finally Comes to Google Play


New York, NY (PRWEB) July 12, 2013

Pimp Your Screen by Apalon, the best-selling and award-winning customization tool for iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, and Mac, now comes to Google Play. Android users now have a great chance to give their gadgets the most polished and exclusive look ever.

After the initial release on the App Store two years ago, Pimp Your Screen skyrocketed to the TOP25 overall charts worldwide to remain the #1 customization tool ever since. Showcasing the highest level of quality, the title was featured by Apple as one of the best selling apps of 2011 and 2012. It has also triumphantly won the Best Wallpaper app award in the Best App Ever contest run by 148Apps in both 2012 and 2013.

A true favorite of iOS and Mac users, Pimp Your Screen delivers the same excellence of content to Android users. The app includes a constantly updated collection of unique wallpapers created by professional designers. For better user experience, the background images are conveniently arranged in categories: Abstract, Cartoon, Holidays, Sci-Fi, Sports, and Nature. The New and Popular tabs are designed to quickly check the newly added content and see which of the wallpapers are the most popular. There is an instant Preview feature available allowing the users to see how a wallpaper will look like without leaving the app. The app automatically detects the resolution of the device and serves correct graphics for it. Whatever the user is using a phone or a tablet - there is no compromise in quality.

The Android version of Pimp Your Screen is enhanced with widgets to improve the overall usability and style of Android devices. The widget gallery includes clock widgets of different styles and sizes (Digital, Antique, Ultrasonic, C-motion, Wordy), battery widgets, weather widgets with all the necessary weather information and time saving toggles to turn on/off Bluetooth, adjust brightness, enable Airplane mode in just one tap and a lot more.

Pimp Your Screen has been an absolute hit on both iOS and Mac. It's a true mainstream app. We were asked every single day by users about the Android version coming and now after 1.5 years of development we are pleased to announce it. Pimp Your Screen for Android is designed to meet the highest quality standards that we set for the content that we deliver to our users. And there are more eye candies in the form of widgets to improve the overall usability and style of Android devices. Im sure Android users will be happy to finally have Pimp Your Screen available for them commented Peter Melnikov, VP of Apalon.

Pimp Your Screen is available for download at Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.apalon.pimpyourscreen

Press kit: http://www.apalon.com/pimp_your_screen_android.html

Product page: http://www.apalon.com/pimp_your_screen_android.html

Apalon website: http://www.apalon.com/

About Apalon

Apalon is a mobile development company that creates apps for the App Store, Google Play, Amazon Appstore and Samsung Apps. The team of experts always aims at redefining the way users use their mobile devices by releasing apps that are easy to use and powerful at the same time. Apalon's portfolio includes award-winning titles such as Pimp Your Screen, Weather Live, My Alarm Clock, Pimp Your Sound and more. The unique blend of innovation and expertise is at the company's DNA that enables the entire team to deliver unrivalled products to the customers.







21Oct/130

AppsCare Host Google Apps Executive Briefing at Google, London – 10th October 2013


London, UK (PRWEB UK) 9 September 2013

This free-to-attend seminar hosted by AppsCare at Google's Central St Giles office, London will highlight the latest innovative developments in cloud email infrastructure, collaboration, security and compliance.

Watch the video.

Experts from AppsCare and Google in change management, technology and deployment will be actively involved in answering those burdening questions that simply cannot be answered on the phone or via email. Places are limited so to understand Google Apps from an operational and financial perspective, register using the link below.

The agenda for the day:

13:00 13:30: Registration and welcome drinks

13.30 14:00: Introduction to Netpremacy Global Services and AppsCare

14:00 - 14:20: Google Vision - Moonshot Thinking: Where does Google see the future of Web and technology

14:20 - 15:00: Technical product demonstration of the full Google Apps suite and change management presentation to demonstrate how to resolve internal barriers and obstacles

15:00 16:15: Break-out pods. Experts from each area of expertise: Google, technical and change management. Quiz Google Apps customers on migration, challenges and strategies they used to overcome internal obstacles.

16:15 16:30: Netpremacy Global Services Close

16:30 17:00: Networking and Drinks

"The seminar format was very informative, and allowed for discussion and questions."

"This was a refreshing format, it kept the interest alive and it also meant I had some input."

(feedback from attendees of previous seminar)

Location:

Google London, 1 - 13 St Giles High Street , London, WC2H 8AG

Register for your free place here.

AppsCare

10Oct/130

CopTrax In-Car Video System integrating Google Glass

Plano, Texas (PRWEB) August 29, 2013

Stalker Radar announced that CopTrax, its new-generation body-worn and in-car video solution for law enforcement is integrating Google Glass.

Google Glass (styled "GLSS") is a wearable computer with an optical head-mounted display that is being developed by Google in the Project Glass research and development project, with the mission of producing a mass-market ubiquitous computer. Google Glass displays information in a smartphone-like hands-free format that can interact with the Internet via natural language voice commands.

"Google Glass is a natural companion for the CopTrax platform," CopTrax Product Manager, Bill Switzer said. "With Google Glass, CopTrax can seamlessly transition from in-car to out-car settings.

"We believe that the combination of Googles new wearable computer (styled "GLSS") paired CopTrax technology will enhance officer safety. It is a privilege and honor to introduce such disruptive technology in order to protect our first responders. The men and women of law enforcement sacrifice themselves for our safety everyday, so it is great to be able to find new ways to protect those who protect us," Switzer said.

CopTrax is in-car video and much more. Instead of a bulky DVR, CopTrax uses the patrol vehicles laptop to record and stream video through cellular or wireless networks for storage in the Cloud or on a departments servers. Since CopTrax is primarily a software solution, agencies will no longer need to replace in-car video systems every time vehicles are upgraded. CopTrax provides the following functionality:

6Oct/130

Google Nexus 7 and MainStreet Americas Proprietary Software Transform the Consumers Shopping Experience at the Nations First Year-Round Home Demonstration Park


Houston, Texas (PRWEB) July 31, 2013

The power of Googles Nexus 7 and the innovative software created by the team at MainStreet America (MSA) have come together to bring about a first-of-its-kind consumer experience.

Located in the countrys fastest growing market, Houston, Texas, MainStreet America is a year-round home demonstration park where visitors will be inspired, informed and empowered to build, remodel and furnish their home. Positioned as a true ground-breaking concept in shopping for new homes and related services, MainStreet America is the only venue of its kind to also offer dining, retail, entertainment and educational opportunities to its visitors.

This innovative shopping venue can best be described as an inspiring world of discovery built around empowering educational technology and the home. MainStreet America is destined to be a powerful influence on consumer spending and will ultimately redefine how people shop for home products and services.

Educational technology plays a vital role in the consumers overall experience at MainStreet America. After extensively researching tablet-based platforms, the creator of MainStreet America, Mike Feigin, chose to run the Parks proprietary software on the Google Nexus 7 in order to deliver the many value-added services available to Park visitors. The Park currently deploys approximately 850 Nexus 7 devices in support of its 7-day a week operation.

Using the Near Field Communications (NFC) technology built into the Google Nexus 7 tablet, visitors to MainStreet America are able to scan RFID tags and obtain instant information on home products and services while touring the Parks 12 fully-furnished demonstration homes. Running MainStreet Americas unique proprietary software program on the Nexus 7 platform results in the ability to deliver the following consumer and business-related experiences:

Product Education visitors to the Park learn about the latest in home products and services through text audio and video presentations while touring the demonstration homes.

Remodeling Project Organization products scanned using the Google Nexus 7 tablet can be saved to a Wish List for reference later on the visitors home computer or mobile device.

Furniture Purchasing the furniture and accessories on display in each of the 12 unique in-home furniture galleries can be purchased using MainStreet Americas proprietary e-commerce program operating on the Nexus 7 device a furniture industry first.

Home & Remodeling Sales Support sales consultants for MSA-based companies, Design Tech Homes and MSA Remodeling, utilize the Google Nexus 7 to give sales presentations and to capture buyer home and product preferences.

Audio Tours the audio component in the Google Nexus 7 enhances the visitors overall Park experience by giving them the ability to learn about the homes and home products through the medium of sound.

Advertising & Promotions MainStreet America is able to push advertising and promotional messages through the Google Nexus 7 device to Park visitors during their tour of homes.

Consumer Buying Behavior Tracking as visitors move through their tour of homes, data on product preferences can be monitored, aggregated and eventually shared with product manufacturers.

MainStreet America, together with innovative technology from Google, will undoubtedly be a major influence in the marketplace.

For more information about MainStreet America, please visit http://www.mainstreetamerica.com.







8Aug/130

Google Proxies Tunnel Out Of Search Censorship


Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 27, 2013

idcloak Technologies has released two free tools for bypassing Google search censorship. Google is required by certain countries to filter out politically sensitive keyphrases from search results. The only way users from these countries may see the hidden results is by accessing Google through a remote computer. These computers are known as proxies.

idcloak offers two different types of Google proxy. Each is best suited for different conditions, as idcloaks Robin Welles explains, First, we have the Google proxy list, a customizable database of public IP proxies from over a hundred countries around the globe. These are great for regular anonymization tasks against, since they require no user action once set up. They are also the best option for beating high-grade censorship because they carry no content that can betray they are providing a proxy service.

The second unblocker service released by idcloak is the site-based web proxy. Welles says this is a much simpler and user-friendly service that performs all basic proxy tasks. You use the proxy through a webpage-based interface. Because you dont need to configure your network settings, its ideal for anyone with low computer skills or those carrying out one-off anonymization tasks. Some censorship filters will block access to the page, however, meaning users will then either need to switch to IP proxies or invest in a VPN.

There is of course some danger that entering politically sensitive search terms might bring unwanted attention on a user. Asked about which of idcloaks two free proxy services were safest for political research, Welles sided with the web proxy.

The most important thing is to have Google encrypted on top of its standard https connection, and both the web proxy and IP proxies will do this. But perhaps the web proxy is the safer of the two services as it additionally allows you to encrypt the page before it enters the encrypted tunnel.

Some skeptics also doubt the trustworthiness of IP proxies: One problem peculiar to IP proxies is that they are public and nobody knows who administers them. Theoretically, even government censors could be setting up the proxy and using it to monitor search traffic. Our webpage-based proxy, on the other hand, is administered in-house, and we have our users trust.

To learn more, visit http://www.idcloak.com. The Dallas-based firm provides free censorship circumvention services and knowledge.







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4Aug/130

AdWords Coupons for $100 Google AdWords Advertising Featured in First SEO Tips List, Announces JM Internet Group


New York, NY (PRWEB) June 24, 2013

The JM Internet Group, a leader in online pay-per-click training, is proud to announce the first list of top resources of its new 'SEO Tips' blog. The list focuses on Google AdWords Coupons for $ 100 and $ 75 that can save small business advertisers money on the initial setup of Google advertising. Many small businesses are eager to start with advertising online but are inhibited by both the set up costs and the complexity of the difficult-to-use advertising platform that is the Google platform.

"Businesses, small and large, use Google AdWords as part of their Internet marketing mix," explained Jason McDonald, Director of the JM Internet Group. "Our mission is to make Internet marketing both simple and effective, so we thought it appropriate to start our first list on the new blog with a list of AdWords Coupons."

For more information on how to get the coupons go to http://jm-seotips.org/lists/adwords-coupons/. AdWords coupons are explained both in terms of how to get them and how to use them for the first $ 100 or $ 75 in no cost Google advertising.

Online Advertising Explained: A Mission of the JM Internet Group

Many small businesses start their Internet marketing with AdWords because the program is heavily promoted by Google. Microsoft has a similar program for Bing, and of course both Facebook and Twitter have jumped into the mix as well. Business marketers and owners turn to courses like those of the JM Internet Group for assistance in understand the rules of the game.

The company's classes on Google AdWords explain issues such as proper keyword selection, the differences among broad, phrase, and exact match types, how to write strong ads, the Display Network, and metrics. For many business marketers this is their first exposure to advertising online and the ability to save $ 100 or $ 75 through AdWords Coupon offers from Google is a big plus. Unfortunately, one has to know where to look to find the coupons.

About the JM Internet Group

The JM Internet Group provides SEO, Social Media Marketing, and Google AdWords training and courses for busy marketers and businesspeople. Online search engine optimization training helps explain keywords, page tags, link building strategies and other techniques needed to climb to the top of search engine rankings for Google, Yahoo, and Bing. The teaching methodology is hands on, with live examples and discussions, taught from the convenience of each student's computer.

Email. jm.internetgroup(at)gmail(dot)com

Tel. +1-510-713-2150







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19Jul/130

Ibotta Participating in Google+ Developer Sandbox at Google I/Os Annual Developer Conference


Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) May 16, 2013

Ibotta, Inc., a Silicon Valley-backed technology company that focuses on developing the worlds first brand engagement mobile applications, announced today that it is participating in the Developer Sandbox at Google I/Os annual developer conference May 15th to May 17th, 2013. Google I/O is an annual developer conference featuring highly technical, in-depth sessions, and showcasing the latest from Googles product teams and partners. The Developer Sandbox showcases demos from a wide range of developers like Ibotta who have built applications based on technologies and products that are featured at I/O.

Ibotta is honored to participate in the Developer Sandbox at Google I/O this year, says Ibotta CEO Bryan Leach. With the latest release of the Ibotta app, our users can now elect to use Google+ Sign-In to log into the Ibotta app. Google+ Sign-In gives our users increased flexibility for sign in options and improves the social experience as users can also invite friends and share Bonuses with Google+.

Ibotta is demoing its application and exchanging ideas at Google I/O along with other leading companies, developers and apps who are participating in the Developer Sandbox; you can read about these companies here.

One of the U.S.'s fastest growing mobile shopper technologies, Ibotta is a fun and exciting way to earn cash for buying everyday products in the grocery store. Ibottas users have earned over $ 1 million in just over six months via smartphones and tablets. In addition to Product Offers, Ibottas latest app version unveiled Bonuses and Store Extras, which introduce new ways for Ibotta users to earn cash. Bonuses bring a playful new twist to shopping by allowing users to participate in games and challenges based on what they buy, where they shop, and how much they spend.

Ibotta users have rewarded Ibotta with over 10,000 top reviews on Google Play and the Apple App Store. Ibotta has been featured by Google and Apple, and covered by multiple news outlets, including Good Morning America, U.S News and World Report, Mashable, TechCrunch, CNET, Progressive Grocer, and Shopper Marketing.

Ibotta features hundreds of offers on products by leading global consumer packaged goods companies. The Ibotta app works at over 40 retailers nationwide, with more retailers joining Ibottas network continually.

Ibotta can be downloaded for free on Google Play and the Apple App Store.

About Ibotta

Ibotta is a Silicon Valley-backed technology company that focuses on developing the worlds first brand engagement mobile applications. The companys technology team has a proven track record of building mobile and web technologies that have enriched the lives of hundreds of millions of consumers while its senior management team has decades of experience working closely with the worlds leading brand companies and retailers.

Ibotta website: http://www.ibotta.com

About Ibotta: ibotta.com/about

Facebook: facebook.com/ibottaapp

Blog: http://blog.ibotta.com/







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