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In the first 15 Bulls' games we see a team with a few promising players like Markkanen, Dunn and some good role players! With Zach LaVine's return approaching, what are your expectations? Are the Bulls favourites for the 1st pick in 2018 Draft or will they play good basketball in the rest of the season?
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Now that we live in an undeniably connected world, companies like Facebook are at the forefront of our daily lives. Social media is no longer just a past-time, an option of a select few technically-minded individuals and young people. Instead, Facebook now plays a part in the lives of billions of people around the world …
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Savvy shoppers are already looking for the best Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. The more perceptive would argue that it would make much more sense to keep their credit card locked away rather than squandering your hard earned cash on items you want but don’t necessarily need.

On the other side of the fence, how can retailers thrive and survive in the Amazon era? The ease in which consumers can order almost anything and have it delivered the following day is something that many retailers cannot
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Baidu's new smart speaker and prototypes don't look like any other smart speakers on the market today. And that might be a good thing.
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Adam Savage is clearly overjoyed about his new bag. I met up with the gear-obsessed designer, former Mythbusters host, and Tested.com editor in chief at his workshop in San Francisco to see his latest creation. He's designed his first carryall utility bag and launched a new brand, Savage Industries, to market it. With the same childlike glee he exudes on camera, Savage flipped the thing around on the workbench, opening and closing it, zipping and unzipping, as he pointed out all the features.
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Back in September, reports surfaced that Twitter was working on a new ‘Tweetstorm’ feature, which would enable users to create a series of automatically linked tweets. Twitter has now confirmed that this feature is in testing, and that test has recently been expanded among Android users, which could suggest it may be coming soon.
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Tesla's Semi is off to a promising start, despite there being no official pricing information available yet: In addition to a Walmart pilot, Canadian grocery..
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Facebook’s adding some new data for video publishers, with a listing of ‘Highlighted Shares’, displaying the top Pages that are re-sharing their videos.
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Pinterest continues to evolve its tools and systems in line with rising usage trends, and in alignment with their mission to become a key hub for eCommerce. This week, marking the second anniversary of visual search on the platform, Pinterest has announced a new set of search and discovery options, providing additional ways for users to search pins – and for businesses to make better use of their pin presence.

Here’s what’s been announced.
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You know the time - when every social media marketing guru comes out with a new listing of projections and prognostications on what to expect, and where we're headed in the next 12 months.

And while no one ever gets these 100% right, it is possible to look at the latest trends - based on usage data - in order to make an informed estimation of what to expect.

That's what the team at Filmora have done with this infographic - rather than going overboard with AI takeovers and robots gaining human-like
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I am excited when I wake up on Mondays. Now before you think I’m one of those weirdos that enjoys going to class every day, let me assure you, I’m not.
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The earthquakes shaking Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano likely mean the volcano is filling with magma.
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An archaeologist was given first-time access to fly above sprawling ancient structures that dot Saudi Arabia. The thousands of images from above could resolve mysteries surrounding these gates and other structures.
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Forget about the minuscule odds of seeing Ahab's white whale: Sightings of the frilled shark, a so-called "living fossil" that has elusively swum around Earth's deep waters since the age of the dinosaurs, may been an even rarer find.
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After recently adding a new, dedicated section for vehicles in Marketplace, Facebook has now announced that they’re also adding another dedicated tab for rental properties, as part of the continued expansion of the option.
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Instagram’s testing out a small, but significant new function, which could have varied implications for social media marketers.

As reported by social media consultant Pippa Akram, Instagram is now letting some users follow hashtags, in addition to profiles.
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In order to make best use of social media platforms for business, you need to be producing, and sharing, content. And not just any content, but content that informs, educates, that speaks to the needs and wants of your, specific, target audience.

So how do you tap into audience demand to create and curate your posts? How can you find the topics of most relevance to your audience in order to maximize your opportunities, and connect with your target market?
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Hotels and resorts can drive exceptional results with a well-developed and aligned social media strategy. Once such businesses understand the power of social media, and how it can affect the guest experience, they usually find that they are natural content generation machines.
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So, you know list blog posts are great for generating traffic, but is there an ideal number to use in your title?

Various studies have been conducted on this, providing a range of considerations and conclusions.

To provide some additional food for thought, Venngage looked at more than 120k posts to provide the below research notes - and the ideal numbers to use (and avoid).
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Twitter’s 280 character limit has now been rolled out to everyone. In this post I’ll give you a few tweet ideas on how you can use the new update for your brand or business.
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The average cost of living in San Francisco with a two-bedroom apartment is $4,650. SmartAsset.com recommends that you make ~$155,000 to sustain this lifestyle. How is this sustainable? It’s not.
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When the land down the road from Lorraine Lewandrowski’s home in New York State’s Herkimer county was sold, it was bought by developers who turned the land into a subdivision.
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Last week, I interviewed a guy by the name of Alex Voloza. Incredibly, he has learnt to speak 8 languages fluently. He shared a lot of great advice on language learning, explaining the techniques, principles and strategies that enable people to improve quickly.
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The media constantly glorifies entrepreneurship and markets it as a luxurious lifestyle. One where you are your own boss, you make the rules, and life is wonderful. However, this is not remotely close to what being a startup founder entails.
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Amazon is demanding that one of its main grocery delivery partners radically changes how it treats its workers after The Telegraph uncovered a punitive regime that left many drivers earning less than the minimum wage.
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Another blow for Uber's UK business: The company has lost its appeal against an employment tribunal ruling which last year judged that the Uber drivers who brought the case should be classified as workers, rather than self-employed contractors — meaning they are entitled to benefits such as holiday pay and the UK’s National Minimum Wage.

Uber’s appeal against the ruling was heard in September. But the Employment Appeal Tribunal has now upheld the original verdict — denying a first appeal.
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A New York Times piece and a subsequent Medium post this week highlighted an ongoing problem with YouTube Kids -- bizarre and disturbing videos aimed at young children using key words and popular children’s characters.

Now YouTube says it is putting in place a new process to age-restrict these types of videos in the main YouTube app.
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Nvidia continues to ride the wave of a myriad of huge success stories for the company, like the rapid adoption of the Nintendo Switch and demand for technology to power AI computation within data centers, as it saw yet another quarter where its business continued to expand significantly.
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When Airbnb acquired and subsequently shut down Tilt — a platform that let people pool together to pay for items or events — many (including former Tilt employees) were left wondering what could and would replace it.

PayPal has stepped into the fray in an attempt to provide its own answer.
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With more than 500 million global users, there's no denying that LinkedIn is the most powerful social network for business professionals. When used wisely, LinkedIn can be a great place to not just connect with influencers and business professionals from around the globe, but also build a loyal following for your brand.
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Kyrie Irving's dazzling moves were enough to lead the Celtics past the Lakers, but Boston needs to get healthy and help Irving out a bit more.
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In the unfortunate yet current state of affairs, 2017 seems to be a year that presents a new and separate tragedy every month, be it an act of widespread violence, a natural disaster or political upheaval and hateful altercations between non-agreeing parties.
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Facebook has once again been forced to issue refunds to advertisers due to errors in their ad measurement systems.
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Snapchat has released its Q3 earnings report, and as expected, they once again highlight the challenges the company faces as it seeks to further establish itself within the social landscape.
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After testing out an expanded 280 character limit for tweets among selected users over the last month, Twitter has now confirmed that 280 character tweets will be made available to all users (though Japanese, Korean and Chinese language tweets will maintain the 140 character limit).
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In this post I want to briefly cover how planning and social media automation are my best friends when it comes to effectively staying on top of regular posts while having time for other activities that improve your social media marketing results.
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After at least five of Nike's NBA jerseys ripped during game action this season, the apparel giant issued a statement Monday saying it is "working to implement a solution" and collaborating with the league and teams to avoid this happening in the future.
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Kyrie Irving's Celtics are surging, but was their winning streak enough to top the Warriors this week? And how far have LeBron and the Cavs fallen?
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Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker, 21, became the fourth-youngest player in NBA history to reach 3,000 points Monday night against Brooklyn.
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Who are the best prospects in the 2018 NBA draft? We debut our top 100 heading into the college basketball season.
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The number of people killed in US mass shootings has gone up. Analysts have different theories about why.
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Gunmen attack Shamshad TV station in the Afghan capital Kabul, killing some staff, eyewitnesses say.
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The gunman's past criminal conviction was not entered into the US database, officials believe.
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A key aide of Canada's PM is linked to schemes that may have cost the nation millions, the Paradise Papers show.
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A gibbon is the first of its species born in the wild to parents rescued from the illegal pet trade.
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An update to the smartphone's operating system means the letter "i" is auto-corrected in error.
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Rates of the disease rose 63% in five years, led by infections in young heterosexual city dwellers.
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Jessica Allen became pregnant with her own child while she was carrying another baby as a surrogate.
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A Reuters photo series documents popular snacks in North Korea, as recreated by defectors in Seoul.
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The US multinational has used a Channel Island to protect its low tax regime, the Paradise Papers show.
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