Archive for the “Tech” Category

Tech VC Culture Of Excess

Posted on November 3rd, 2017 by Kelly Kirkham

Because tech culture is now mainstream culture in many ways, it’s normal that people want to jest or mock its tendency for excess from time to time. However, there has been a noted backlash recently for some of the more egregious examples of investment being used to start tech companies that seem superfluous, in bad…

Tech Cracks Down On Hate

Posted on September 1st, 2017 by Kelly Kirkham

While the tech world generally tries to maintain a progressive and tolerant stance in regards to what is allowed on its platforms, real-world events are putting that to the test more than ever before. With the rise of the so-called “alt-right” and white supremacy groups in both the US and Europe, as well as the…

Google AMP Pages Controversy

Posted on July 21st, 2017 by Kelly Kirkham

From the user’s point of view, anything that makes navigating the internet a faster and more seamless experience is a win. Such is the rational basis for AMP pages—or the accelerated mobile pages – offered in Google search results, which are commonly used to display news articles from other publishers. However, what’s good for the…

Do You Need Help With Server Maintenance?

Posted on October 11th, 2016 by Madeleine Bruce

When website maintenance becomes a problem for your business, your business will undoubtedly suffer. Keeping on top of updates is essential when you’re competing in the online marketplace, as any unhappy customers won’t hesitate to take their hard-earned cash elsewhere if your site isn’t giving them what they want. Website maintenance doesn’t have to be…

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Photography Is Going Mobile!

Posted on June 22nd, 2015 by Nick Hall

We take a look at how technology is set to send our selfies to the sky. If you thought the ‘selfie stick’ was a feat of innovation, then prepare to have your mind blown. The next generation of self portrait gadgetry will come courtesy of Lily, the drone that will follow you and take snapshots…

Understanding Gaming: Part 1 – MMOGs

Posted on May 20th, 2015 by Kelly Kirkham

As the first part of our gamer series, we take a look at MMOGs (massive multiplayer online games) and how understanding web hosting can give you the edge against competition.

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.

Tips On Learning How To Code

Posted on February 19th, 2015 by Kelly Kirkham

Being fluent in a programming language is becoming more and more important as technology develops within our lives. While important, this doesn’t mean it is an easy skill to acquire. Here are some tips on how to succeed as a student of code.

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New Technology Lets Us See What You Are Saying

Posted on February 16th, 2015 by Kelly Kirkham

Motion microscope enhances sound waves moving through solid material which can be magnified and turned back into sound. Read more…

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Everything You Need To Know About Keeping A Backup

Posted on February 9th, 2015 by Kelly Kirkham

Hackers, extortion, updates, hardware failure … the list goes on. There are a million reasons to keep a backup of your data, but here is a little more motivation to help protect yourself.

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