Join us for this live webinar on Web Personalization Thursday, October 22 at 10 a.m. Pacific, 1 p.m. Eastern.A few years ago, if the theme of “personalization” had emerged in your marketing circles, most industry people would have referred to Amazon as the gold standard.Amazon still is the Prime, free-shipping standard when it comes to knowing what products I want and when I want them.By way of personalization, Amazon transformed online shopping into a web experience (and we know how many times “customer experience” comes up in marketing meetings).Companies of all sizes are following Amazon’s lead and many have been seeing huge results.In fact, according to VB Insight analyst Andrew Jones, in his latest report on website personalization, 87 percent of those companies have seen a lift of at least 5 percent in their most important metrics.
In research published in the journal Evidence Based Mental Health, a team at the University of Liverpool found that many mental health apps and online programmes lack "an underlying evidence base, a lack of scientific credibility and limited clinical effectiveness".Simon Leigh, co-author of the study, argues that apps should be "well-informed, scientifically credible, peer reviewed and evidence based"."The rate at which apps come out is always going to outweigh the rate at which they can be evaluated.Mental health apps have grown in popularity at a time when psychological services have faced an increased demand and decreased resources.Many people find it hard to access services because of geography, because of mental ill health, because of physical disability.We've also found that, in the 50% of cases that do get to a GP, they're not able to guide mental health problems adequately."
emissions of the scandal because of bad difficulties, the German car manufacturer Volkswagen reduced the number of employees up to 30 000, the news agency Reuters reported.staff reductions are agreed to Volkswagen and the company's employees unions.Volkswagen and the unions also agreed that anyone does not terminate in 2025.This means that large-scale staff reductions be implemented by granting the severance package, by offering early retirement and by reducing part-time work tekijötä.staff reductions, Volkswagen aims to cut costs in their home country Germany, where its costs are relatively high.at the Same time the company is trying to get the size of billions of euros, which it will have to use fines and compensation related to the company's emissions scandal.
the car unions fear the government's new climate and energy strategy, to raise their own car use costs and the movement of the price in the first place.automobile association welcomes the government a new energy and climate strategy aims to reduce particular emissions from road traffic.at the Same time, however, it is afraid of reform to raise their own car use price.the strategy, the goal is to get to transport at least 250 000 electric cars and 50 000 gas cars by 2030"When taking into account the climate impact, undertaken by the government of fuel and vehicle tax increases, planned toll and now used energy price level, so the horizon is all movement, and in particular private car use cost increases", the automobile association to write a newsletter.It is concerned about how this will affect the household activity-and corporate activity, as well as through Finnish livelihood and standard of living.
South Korea is the plastic surgery capital of the world — to such an extent that parents will often pay for their children to have double eyelid surgery before they start college.A plastic surgeon in Seoul's Gangnam District explains the obsession with plastic surgery.Produced by Will Wei and Drake Baer
the Britain EU-the difference between the conditions in the court does not weigh the issue of broader political significance, the line to the British supreme court president David Neuberger.the British government has complained to britain's higher court of the decision, according to which the prime minister Theresa May not to give the British notice to the EU without parliamentary vote.the Case started in the supreme court on Monday.Neuberger said in his opening speech that the supreme court is aware of the British EU-get rid of the related policy issues and their feelings about it, but the judges ' duty is to consider the issue only from the standpoint of legislation and to do it impartially.If the supreme court confirms the earlier decision, May plans to activate the difference between general you bootable article 50 by the end of march may have to go again.the Court is expected to give its ruling next month.
Technical academic executive director Heikki Kauppi does not like highly educated finns moving abroad as a major concern.the Traders told me vision Technique"I Have said before, that the brain drain is a good thing.you don't have to be at least inconsolably worried," You, too, Kauppi said t."the Finns are good overseas and get good job.It shows that Finnish education is competitive.in a Healthy amount of in the event the exchange is solely a positive phenomenon."
If you want to get to grips with the real risks of online privacy you need to understand just what happens to your data in the architecture of the internetYou press the shutter icon on your phone and capture a photo of your baby daughter.With a couple of swipes, you attach it to an email in your Gmail app and fire it off to your mother-in-law.As personal data goes, it doesn’t get much more innocuous.But the truth is that spraying around any private information is risky.You might think that’s overblown.
An exhaustive analysis of pixels and resolutions has found some bizarre inconsistencies with the 1080p browser output of streaming kingpin Netflix, with stats suggesting its 1080p output isn't actually 1080p when using some underground niche browsers like, er, Chrome and Firefox.The official stats are buried within a Netflix support page, which says that Chrome, Firefox and Opera can only support HD video up to 720p via HTML5 -- while Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge can push out 1080p resolution should your internet be fast enough.It's almost as is Microsoft has bunged an enormous amount of money at Netflix to buy some tech superiority to boast about, eh?Although perhaps it's not all an enormous conspiracy, as users of Safari through Mac OS X 10.10.3 or higher should also get full 1080p video as long as their roadside BT cabinet isn't too congested on the evening in question.That said, if you're broadcasting browser tabs to a TV, you're not really doing streaming right.A Roku or Chromecast or [Chinese clone of choice] ought to be able to handle 1080p streams if your internet pipe's fat enough, so it's only going to inconvenience pixel counters hooking up PCs and laptops through cables and full-screening the web player.
2000 randomly selected, the Coil of unemployment benefits covered by the Finnish will soon receive a letter from Kela.Their account started from January onwards, come to the monthly 560 for the basic income.These 2000 people from different parts of Finland have been selected by lottery to the government's basic income experiment of the first phase of the sample.They get the basic income for a period of two years i.e. 2017-2018.the spool of law unit chief Marjukka Turunen told the New Finland that the announcement of the selection of incoming mail slot a little after christmas.This is a research-based perspective that you can not refuse, because then it will outfit a selection.
the Producing companies to raise the price of oil may, however, get bogged down the U.S. shale oil producers, with oil production already led to the 2014 oil price collapse.the shale oil producers have large quantities of semi-finished holes waiting for the opportune moment in the production to start.the Us energy agency EIA follow so-called Ducie.the DUC will be the word of drilled but uncompleted.in November, these semi-finished production for the seven shale oil fields a total of 5 219, after a couple of months earlier they had 5 097.the Same period also the production of taken the number of holes is again slowly increased.
As huge as the United states dominance in popular and high culture throughout the world, the country has not been able to in the same fashion in the field.the Successful individual american designers and clothing brands, but for the most part the peak of fashion and its authors come from elsewhere.One of the largest mid-market fashion factors is however american, elmira n.y. from New York, from the Tommy Hilfiger, whose name carries the character to rely on aesthetics I get american visual symbols, blue and red colors, the stars and stripes.Hilfiger's American Dreamer -the biography tells that even the designer of the iconic first inspiration source comes from the american football uniform: Cleveland Browns brown-orange colors make a lasting impression.the American Dreamer is a book on entrepreneurship, song of praise.Hilfiger established the first clothing store for 18-year-old.
English at the university of Exeter, working physicists Katy Sheen claims twinkle in his eye to have solved the Santa claus riddle of relativity.He told me he wrote seven years old, Santa claus letter, which the wondering why Santa's age at all.the Young Sheen got the answer that it is magic.however, This does not fully satisfy the physicist began, but now 26 years later, he told me that he got rational solution for the trail.the theory of Relativity to help you understand as well as ancient Santa claus aging stops that Santa's ability to deliver the presents to all the world for christmas to those children in just one evening and during the night.Sheen, according to the Santa and his reindeer got to about 10 million miles an hour to get to take a gift for all the world's approximately 700 million christmas party for children.
the Chair getting up is good for your health, says exercise science Arto pesola's dissertation research.Last week Friday at the university of Jyväskylä väitellyn according to the study, it is particularly profitable to rise from a chair up, because often also actively exercise enthusiasts people sit most of the day."the Smallest muscle activity has been proposed to prevent adverse health effects, with long-term passivity of the cause.a Brisk increased exercise to everyday life can be tricky, but already standing triple muscle activity for sitting compared to", Pesola said the university's website.the Study involved office workers the muscles were examined at the beginning of the passive on the job nearly 80% and free-time more than 60%.the Study utilized the individual counseling helped to decrease the muscular inactivity per day of 37 minutes and a long passive period of the duration also became shorter.
Both upper secondary and higher education students move into the general housing aid 1.8.2017 from, social affairs and the ministry of health told reporters.the STM according to the president of the republic Sauli Niinistö confirmed the housing benefit bill today, Thursday.the Law change does not affect the study abroad students, as well as in Finland, folk high school, physical education center or the Sámi training centre paid on line study and educational institution dormitory resident students.They also get in the future, the current student support system in accordance with the students ' housing supplement.following the reform of some of the students lose housing support altogether and part of the back of the housing subsidy amount is reduced, will increase or remain unchanged.General housing support for eligible students is estimated to be less than student housing for the additional eligible students, but the average general housing allowance amount is higher than the students ' housing supplement.
estimated that in Finland the direction has turned to end during the year.He stressed that, inter alia, the Bank of Finland and the OP bank group have changed their estimates of the situation in Finland more positive.It is not necessary to now change, although the spending limits discussion in we'll get more growth and employment", he said new year greetings in.Sipilä pointed out, however, that although the direction is better, is to keep in mind that all finns did not go well."Social inequality, the threat is real and the government took it seriously.I Consider it very important that Finland's okay, when you put like we all finns involved.
Ten years ago, I was in the early stages of the PhD programme in robotics at Carnegie Mellon University.The potential of these technologies was incredible, but up to that point, the focus had been overwhelmingly on applications in areas such as defence, space, manufacturing or pure research.Then, top autonomous driving research was funded almost exclusively by Darpa and other government agencies, and although large-scale autonomous cars have always been one of the dreams of robotics researchers, we would have all been shocked to see what is happening today: dozens of the biggest companies in the world led by a search-engine company , as well as highly funded startups, are collectively investing billions of dollars at the pursuit of the commercial autonomous car.Now there is a sense of inevitability to autonomous cars being a staple of our daily lives within a decade or sooner , with the only questions being the pace at which they will take over, and which of the companies chasing this prize will pull away from the pack.These developments in transportation are a great template for how robotics can disrupt even the most entrenched industries, and highlights a few themes that we will begin to see more frequently:• Incumbents will rarely be the ones that disrupt their own spaces.
the corporate restructuring drive in case of a listed company, talvivaara's share issue the production company a bunch of new owners, when the majority of creditors sign a debt owed by marking the new shares.the liquidator Pekka Jaatinen looked at shares the success of giving winterfell to a "strong chance" yet to a new life, possibly new on industries.on the other Hand, nothing prevents it, either, that the company could still try to get involved, when the state is looking for funding its owned by terra fame today to run the mining operations.restructuring debt was winterfell with a total of more than 450 million euros.That the sum of the nearly 236 million, therefore, was used in the Talvivaara share subscription of 11.4 cents per share price.the Remaining restructuring debts cancelled almost completely, if the Espoo district court to confirm for the proposed restructuring program
the economic survey asked the Finnish Grocery trade association:no by nearly 2 to 100 consumer assessment of what strength beer, cider and tendrils consumers to buy preferably in the grocery trade.the respondents were all of age, because their age ranged from 18-79 years.the most Surprising information concerning cider and tendrils, which the Finnish consumers are really not particularly interested, because cider would not buy at all, 49% of respondents and tendrils already more than half, or 51% of the respondents.Still, as much as 26% of the respondents reported that did not buy beer at the store.Stronger oluitakaan don't want to really buy from the store, for now, alko of purchased a 5.0-to 5.5% beer would buy in the supermarket for 37% of the respondents.a Slight 7% of the minority would like to purchase a maximum of 4,7-4,9% beer.
Greece consumer prices decline leveled off in recent years, and the end of the year the country struggle once again out of deflation.the Country's harmonized index of consumer prices increased in December by 0.3% compared to one year ago, told the country's statistical authority.compared with the Previous month prices rose by 0.4 per cent.the Greek sawed deflation and inflation for the whole year of 2016, and the average price remained at the 2015 level.Although this was an improvement in 2015 to 1.1% deflation in Greece, the figures are still far from the euro area average inflation.