Monthly Archives: November 2017

Pure Chat

November 27, 2017

Pure Chat
https://www.purechat.com/free-live-chat

Not only is their full-featured live chat software completely free, but their entire team is committed to providing the best product possible and making sure that your customers are happy. With over 14,000 users in 150+ countries, it’s safe to say you’re in good hands. Features include: 1) Simplicity – Everything you need, nothing you don’t. Pure Chat is easy to set up and incredibly intuitive to use. Sign up, install the code on your website and start chatting in minutes; 2) Transparency – When they say something, they mean it. Know that you’re working with a company that embraces integrity and takes pride in everything they do; 3) Customization – Live chat is an extension of your brand, which is why you have complete control over how your chat widget looks and functions on both desktop and mobile devices using their convenient editor; 4) Continuous improvement – Since they launched Pure Chat, they have made it a priority to develop new and innovative features to make the product even better. And they are not stopping anytime soon; 5) Value – Improve your bottom line by with real-time support without per user or per contact nickel and diming; and 6) Support – They are here if you need help. Their team is dedicated to providing high-quality support and will do everything we can to ensure that Pure Chat exceeds your expectations. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to eCommerce Resources Subject Tracer™.

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OnSchedule – Employee, Remote Worker and Home Care Scheduling Software

November 27, 2017

OnSchedule – Employee, Remote Worker and Home Care Scheduling Software
http://www.onschedulesoftware.com/

Don’t pencil them in. Put them On Schedule. Making and using their employee scheduling software is a joy. It’s a collaborative thing, so you kind of do both. Their standard employee scheduling software is for when it all happens on site. So that’s hospitals, shops, restaurants, care homes, offices, etc. . Their client or place visit or remote worker scheduling software is for when you also have clients or places to visit. So that’s house cleaners, gardeners, social workers, etc.. Their home care staff scheduling software is their bread and utter. They are often thinking about domiciliary care when they build new features. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™.

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Swirlds – The Platform for Distributed Applications

November 25, 2017

Swirlds – The Platform for Distributed Applications
http://www.swirlds.com/

Swirlds is a software platform designed to build fully-distributed applications that harness the power of the cloud without servers. Now you can develop applications with fairness in decision making, speed, trust and reliability, at a fraction of the cost of traditional server-based platforms. Features include: a) Secure – Maintain private and secure data, without having to trust the privacy and integrity of any central server; b) Reliable – Deliver applications that are always available; as reliable as the internet; c) Fair – Ensure the actual order of transactions is the consensus order, and all transactions are included; d) Trusted – Enforce rules, achieve fairness and ensure safety in a highly trusted system; e) Fast – Speed time-to-consensus with more transactions per second; and f) Cost-effective – Build high-throughput, scalable applications without incurring server costs and maintenance. The Swirlds platform enables developers to create both permissioned and permissionless distributed applications with high transaction throughput, low consensus latency, and fairness in transaction order, without the burdensome costs of Proof-of-Work. Some of the application categories include: 1) Markets; 2) Gaming; 3) Online Collarboration; 4) Identity; 5) Cryptocurrency; and 6) Public Ledger. This will be added to Financial Sources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Privacy Resources Subject Tracer™.

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Hashgraph – The Future of Decentralized Technology – Superior Distributed Ledger Technology

November 25, 2017

Hashgraph – The Future of Decentralized Technology – Superior Distributed Ledger Technology
http://hashgraph.com/

Hashgraph is a superior consensus mechanism / data structure alternative to blockchain. A decentralized platform without servers built on Hashgraph technology will enable blockchain use cases to run: a) Fast: 250,000+ Transactions Per Second (Pre-Sharding); b) Fair: Mathematically Proven Fairness (via Consensus Time Stamping); and c) Secure: Bank-Grade Security (Asynchronous Byzantine Fault Tolerant). Hashgraph opens up exciting decentralized application use cases such as micro-payments, distributed capital markets, live collaboration apps, distributed MMOs, auctions and more. This will be added to Financial Sources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Privacy Resources Subject Tracer™.

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Qiqqa – Free Research and Reference Manager

November 25, 2017

Qiqqa – Free Research and Reference Manager
http://www.qiqqa.com/

Used by academics, researchers, and businesses …. The essential free research and reference manager. Search for, read and annotate your PDFs. Then review your work, write up and create bibliographies instantly. Features include: 1) Are your PDFs littered across your desk or PC? – Qiqqa keeps all your PDFs secure and makes them instantly accessible and searchable across all your devices. Automatic identification, tagging and categorization of your PDFs means you never have to go hunting for that missing paper again; 2) Do you remember where you made those important highlights? – Capture all your tags, comments, highlights and annotations while you read your PDFs inside Qiqqa, online at your workstation or offline on the go. Then when you want to review what you have read, use powerful annotation reports so you never again forget those important snippets of information; 3) Can’t decide which of your hundreds of PDFs to read next? – Qiqqa guides you through your literature by understanding your research niche. It then highlights the most specific and the most influential papers in that niche. Qiqqa also lets you find what next to read by following citations, authors and keywords; and 4) Having trouble pulling your reading together while writing up? – Using Qiqqa’s themes and annotation reports, you are literally presented with everything you should cite in each section of your paper. Qiqqa will even automatically reformat your bibliography for you as you add citations or change publishing style. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™

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Docear – The Academic Literature Suite

November 24, 2017

Docear – The Academic Literature Suite
http://www.docear.org/

Docear is a unique solution to academic literature management, i.e. it helps you organizing, creating, and discovering academic literature. Among others, Docear offers: 1) A single-section user-interface that allows the most comprehensive organization of your literature. With Docear, you can sort documents into categories; you can sort annotations (comments, bookmarks, and highlighted text from PDFs) into categories; you can sort annotations within PDFs; and you can view multiple annotations of multiple documents, in multiple categories – at once; 2) A ‘literature suite concept‘ that combines several tools in a single application (pdf management, reference management, mind mapping, …). This allows you to draft your own papers, assignments, thesis, etc. directly in Docear and copy annotations and references from your collection directly into your draft; and 3) A recommender system that helps you to discover new literature: Docear recommends papers which are free, in full-text, instantly to download, and tailored to your information needs. And did they mention that Docear is free, open source, available for Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X, not evil (open data formats such as BibTeX and XML, no registration required, no lock-in), and offers PDF metadata retrieval, free online-backup of your mind-maps, a monitoring function for new files (PDFs, images, etc.), a free MS-Word add-on, …? This will be added to Academic and Scholar Search Engines and Sources white paper. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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Wridea – Idea Management

November 24, 2017

Wridea – Idea Management
https://hello.wridea.com/

Idea management service and collection of brainstorming tools … Wridea is a web service first to avoid ideas being forgotten, then to organize and improve those ideas by giving you the opportunity to share your ideas with friends and necessary tools to improve your ideas by yourself and individually. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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Marvel – Simple Design, Prototyping and Collaboration

November 24, 2017

Marvel – Simple Design, Prototyping and Collaboration
https://marvelapp.com/

Simple design, prototyping and collaboration … Features include: a) Design – Create screens directly in Marvel or add your images from Sketch or Photoshop. You can even sync designs from your cloud storage; b) Prototype – Our simple editor allows you to link all your designs together in a jiffy, then add gestures and transitions to make your prototype feel just like a real app or website. Create prototypes for the iPhone, iPad, Desktop, Apple TV, Apple Watch and Android; c) Collaborate – We’ve made it ridiculously easy to share your projects and get real-time feedback on your designs. Clients and colleagues can comment directly on each screen or drop annotations; and d) Automatically turn designs into specs for your developers – Handoff is the quickest way to bridge the gap between design and development. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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Thanksgiving Shopping Season: 2017 Predictions Based on Last Year’s Stats

November 23, 2017

Thanksgiving Shopping Season: 2017 Predictions Based on Last Year’s Stats
https://love.shopping.fm/the-2017-black-friday-updated/

As the annual holiday shopping season draws nearer and we brace for the bombardment of campaigns from around the Internet, we prepare anxiously for what is expected to be a record-breaking year. Black Friday & Cyber Monday are staples in American culture and with less than a month to go, the countdown is on. According to data, 2016 was a huge year for retailers online, with consumers spending billions per day, over the thanksgiving weekend, on everything from vacations to consumer electronics. 2017 is expected to continue this modern cultural marvel, with bigger sales and more shoppers than ever. For a full report on 2016 statistics and the projections for 2017’s shopping weekend extravaganza check out the above market data from LoveShopping. This will be added to ShoppingBots and Online Shopping 2018.

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Boundless – Blueprint Your Idea To Ensure Success

November 23, 2017

Boundless – Blueprint Your Idea To Ensure Success
http://ideas.getboundless.com/

Many people want to get started quickly, so they spend thousands of dollars and months of their life building an app nobody wants. Before you make the same mistake, Let us help define and validate your idea so you can move forward with confidence. Trust the experts at BOUNDLESS to help you validate your startup idea, and move forward with confidence. Our blueprinting package includes the following to get you on your way: 1) Take the litmus test to know right away if you have a great idea; 2) Fine tune your business canvas and crystallize your plan; 3) Define and seed marketing channels so you can talk to your customers and get feedback; 4) Get tips and a step-by-step process for customer interviews, so you can validate like a champ!; and 5) Get solution design help with the tricky technical pieces. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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