Tag Archives: Tells

Thinking By Sprinting: What Cognitive Science Tells Us About Why Scrum Works

Christiaan Verwijs — February 6, 2020 A while ago, I received an interesting scientific article from Gunther Verheyen titled “Getting Things Done: The Science Behind Stress-Free Productivity” (Heylighen & Vidal, 2007). The article discusses possible scientific explanations for the success of a personal productivity approach called “Getting Things Done” (GTD; Allen, 2001). The authors apply … Continue reading Thinking By Sprinting: What Cognitive Science Tells Us About Why Scrum Works

Facebook tells senators it still uses location for ads despite user location services opt-out

The company was open that it would continue to identify location by other means in a September blog post. Greg Sterling on December 20, 2019 We might soon see another FTC investigation of Facebook for “consumer deception.” The company acknowledged in a letter to two U.S. senators that it continues to capture and use location … Continue reading Facebook tells senators it still uses location for ads despite user location services opt-out

Google Tells Some Advertisers, Agencies It Will Handle Campaign Strategies

Google Tells Some Advertisers It Will Handle Campaign Strategies by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, 4 hours ago Google announced, in an email from Google Ads sent to some advertisers on Thursday that it will handle “campaigns, so you can focus on your business.”  Automation is increasingly an area of focus for Google, slowly taking the responsibility … Continue reading Google Tells Some Advertisers, Agencies It Will Handle Campaign Strategies

How to Read Minds: Use These “Tells” to Make Uncertain Decisions

Karl Sakas — September 17, 2018 Follow @KarlSakas — September 17, 2018 Facing uncertainty as you make decisions at your agency? You can use decisionmaking “tells” to keep moving forward. When you’re making decisions, you rarely have all the info you need—you need to decide with incomplete or conflicting data. For example, some job candidates … Continue reading How to Read Minds: Use These “Tells” to Make Uncertain Decisions

News Media Alliance Tells Google, Facebook to Take Responsibility For Fake News

News Media Alliance Tells Google, Facebook to Take Responsibility For Fake News by Melynda Fuller , April 30, 2018 After some muddled testimony, during which Mark Zuckerburg insisted Facebook is a tech company not a publisher, Facebook’s stock soared — despite some calls to delete the app. In addition to a major user-data scandal, the … Continue reading News Media Alliance Tells Google, Facebook to Take Responsibility For Fake News

EU Tells ICANN: You’re Unprepared For GDPR Regulations

EU Tells ICANN: You’re Unprepared For GDPR Regulations by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, April 19, 2018 Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), which manages the Domain Name System (DNS), is completely unprepared for the new laws related to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which goes into effect in May, according to the European … Continue reading EU Tells ICANN: You’re Unprepared For GDPR Regulations