Article Roundup – 08/14/14

XSolutions scours the web bringing you articles on important Technology and Business Topics. Our sincere thanks to the publications and authors for sharing their knowledge. We hope you enjoy and profit from the writings of these expert authors.

XSolutions’ Feature Article:

Rushed To Market Consumer Devices Put Us At Risk

Marketing:

SearchCap: Negative SEO Extortion Scam, Apple Maps Dominates Google & Bing Ads Top Movers

Email Marketing: What is the best day to send an email?

20 Skills You Won’t Believe You Can Endorse People for on LinkedIn

Indian Govt. Rages At Google Maps Outing Of Secret Bases

3 Reasons Why Getting Rid of “Like-Gating” is a Good Thing

How to Promote Your Content Using Paid, Earned & Owned Media

Using Autocomplete To Hijack Local Search Results & Improve Online Reputation

How to Use Pinterest to Drive Blog Traffic

Inbound Is for Closers: Busting 5 Common Bottom-of-the-Funnel Myths

How To Write The Perfect Social Media Bio

Landing Page Best Practices You Should Still Test For Yourself

Mobile Marketing: 3 tips from ModCloth on mobile app engagement

Security:

Gmail introduces filters for non-Latin characters, weeding out more phishing emails

Malware is less concerned about virtual machines

Android ‘wide open’ as SMS attack hits 100,000 users

BlackBerry patches vulnerabilities in BlackBerry OS, enterprise server software

Researchers trace ‘Epic Turla’ infection vector

Tennessee firm blames bank for $193K cybertheft

PCI council releases third-party security assurance guidance

Users should patch critical flaw in Adobe Reader and Acrobat, researchers say

Fifteen new vulnerabilities reported during router hacking contest

Patch Tuesday wrap-up, August 2014: RCE + ASLR bypass + EoP == patch early, patch all!

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Dress up your Word document with page numbers, a table of contents and more

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