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Microsoft launches free, 90-day trial of Windows 10

CNET – Microsoft has rolled out a free evaluation version of Windows 10 Enterprise edition so you can play with it for 90 days if you’re still on the fence about upgrading. On Wednesday, Microsoft officially started pushing out Windows 10 as a free upgrade to Windows 7and 8.1 users who reserved a copy. The upgrade is free for one year, so if you h… Read the rest

Groupon Launches Its Own Food Delivery Business, Groupon To Go

TechCrunch – Following its acquisition of food delivery service OrderUp earlier this month, Groupon is today announcing its own nationwide delivery and takeout service, Groupon To Go. The program is initially available in Chicago, where it has been in pilot testing with 500 restaurants since March, but the company says it will expand to other m… Read the rest

Snapchat Replaces Yahoo and Warner Music With BuzzFeed and iHeartRadio

AdWeek – Snapchat has added BuzzFeed and iHeartRadio to its Discover portal—which lets publishers share up to 20 stories a day on the social mobile app—and Yahoo and Warner Music Group’s channels on the portal have been deleted. But the reasons for those moves are a little unclear. “Since launching Discover with Yahoo and Warner Music s… Read the rest

Keeping Your Readers Engaged Using Social Media

31% of website traffic now comes from social media. What this should tell every e-commerce organization is that, as this trend continues, their social media accounts and pages will be the most critical sources of consumer engagement, and the single most important vehicle for getting visitors ultimately to their websites to be further engaged and, ultima… Read the rest