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Don’t Let Your Online Polls Become Fake News

Posted on December 12th, 2017 by Neil Cumins

In this age of fake news and widespread cynicism, it’s perhaps unsurprising that online polls and market research discussions aren’t always trusted. In fact, there’s good reason for viewing them with suspicion. Automated scripts are being used to distort the results of polls around the world, including a recent debate about the future of net…

Do You Control Your Own Narrative?

Posted on March 10th, 2017 by Kelly Kirkham

The social media era teaches many lessons which we fail to learn at our own peril. One of the most vexing of these is about controlling our own narratives as companies or brands—or, more specifically, how we don’t control them as much as we think. Once upon a time, a company CEO or head could…

Are You a Digital Hoarder?

Posted on March 3rd, 2017 by Kelly Kirkham

This far into the digital era, it’s fair to say that many of us struggle to stay on top on the seemingly endless number of emails, notifications, new contact requests, and social media accounts we may have. Responding to emails in a timely manner can be challenging enough, but when your work, personal life, and…

How Much Screen Time Is Too Much?

Posted on February 17th, 2017 by Kelly Kirkham

As screens in all their shapes and sizes become an increasingly ubiquitous part of our work and personal lives, it is up to us to decide how much is too much when it comes to gazing at them. But what many adults might not realize is that they have a specific advantage to assessing and…

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Compact Discs, So Long, Farewell, Auf Wiedersehen, Goodbye!

Posted on February 10th, 2017 by Kelly Kirkham

For nearly three decades, compact discs were a mainstay of consuming music and media. From their first introduction in the early eighties to their dominance throughout the nineties, the millennial generation probably has memories of the first CD they ever purchased. However, they will also likely be the last generation to remember that milestone. Indeed,…

When Will We See The Rise Of The Robots?

Posted on February 1st, 2017 by Kelly Kirkham

  You don’t have to look far to find examples of pop culture’s love affair with robots. From movies like Star Wars, The Terminator, and Wall-E to TV shows such as The Jetsons and Futurama, examples of computers with human characteristics abound in the entertainment world.   Robots For Everyone? When you consider the ubiquity…

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The Basics Of Linux

Posted on July 29th, 2015 by Kelly Kirkham

In our opinion nothing beats shared Linux hosting. Here are the basic components needed to get started so you can have some Linux love too!

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Online Security: A Simple Trick

Posted on June 15th, 2015 by Kelly Kirkham

Online security is a constant battle. Try this simple trick to add an additional layer of safety to your accounts.

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What You Need To Know About DDoS Attacks

Posted on February 26th, 2015 by Kelly Kirkham

Cyber attacks have been on everyone’s minds as of late, from the everyday user to President Obama. Here is everything you need to know about DDoS attacks to help you prepare for the worst.

A Very Brief History of HTML

Posted on January 16th, 2015 by Kelly Kirkham

January is the month of trying out new things. So rather than scan my Facebook feeds, I made a resolution to learn something new: Hypertext Markup Language or HTML.

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