Google Play gets better support for larger Android app bundles, subscription improvements, and in-app updates

Google Play is getting better support for larger Android app bundles, subscription improvements, in-app updates, and an expanded Google Play Instant.Read More Source: Venture Beat Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Employees call for more user-friendly workplace technology

A new report claims that because workplace technology is perceived as less intuitive and intelligent than consumer technology lags behind. The survey commissioned by The Workforce Institute at Kronos Incorporated conducted with UK-based Coleman Parkes Research, asked more than 2,800 hourly and salaried employees across a variety of industries in Australia, …

With Cred partnership, PwC wants to help make stablecoins legit

Audit giant PwC is the latest mainstream firm to show new interest in digital currencies. This week it announced a partnership with decentralized lending platform Cred to advise on better standards for stablecoins. While details of the partnership are light, Cred is working on its own stablecoin tied to the US dollar, …

3 ways to insert JavaScript into WordPress pages or posts

Editor’s note: This JavaScript post was originally published on September 14, 2015 and updated on September 16, 2018. The WordPress editor both autoformats your text and restricts the types of tags that are inserted into your content. While some users who are attempting to insert scripts find this frustrating, it’s …

Steelcase announces acquisition of Orangebox

Steelcase Inc. has announced the acquisition of Orangebox Group Limited, a UK-based designer and manufacturer of furniture for the changing workplace, the latest in a rapid expansion of products designed for the new ways people work. Established in 2002, in the village of Hengoed, South Wales, Orangebox created a concept they …

11 Books That Will Change Your Life, According to Highly Successful CEOs

Books have so much power. Their insights can make you rich, revamp your health, offer new perspectives or transform your relationships. These avid readers and Advisors in The Oracles share the books that are incredible additions to any library. 1. “About Face” by Colonel David Hackworth and Julie Sherman This …

Wellbeing, a pile of turtles, office culture and some other stuff

This week is Clerkenwell Design Week amongst other things, and as part of it I chaired a discussion on Tuesday about acoustics at work in the showroom of Flokk. We were fortunate to have a panel that involved the likes of Nigel Oseland, Michelle Wilkie of tp bennett, Joachim Schubert …

I’ve Had Six Jobs in the Last Seven Years. Here Are the Signs It’s Time to Quit Your Job

I’ve had six jobs in the last seven years — all of which led me to where I am now: Running my own business. Of those six jobs, I chose to leave five, and I’m not alone in my decision to move on relatively frequently. In fact, in a 2017 …

Franchisee Leads Japan's Seven-Eleven to Adjust 24/7 Hours

Franchisee Leads Japan’s Seven-Eleven to Adjust 24/7 Hours What with Japan’s labor crunch, Seven-Eleven (7-Eleven is spelled out by the company in Japan) franchisee Mitoshi Matsumoto, 57, found himself working longer and longer hours. Something had to give. He asked his franchisor to allow him to close his 24/7 store …

Best Ways to Learn Something New Every Day Using the Internet

Learning has become easier than A, B, C or 1, 2, 3. Thanks to the wonderful world wide web aka the internet. Long gone are the days when the library was the only source of information available. Who remembers having to spend hours in the library going through books to …