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Uber Concealed Cyberattack That Exposed 57 Million People’s Data

Hackers stole the personal data of 57 million customers and drivers from Uber Technologies Inc., a massive breach that the company concealed for more …

Uber

FCC chairman sets out to repeal 'net neutrality' rules

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai on Tuesday followed through on his pledge to repeal 2015 regulations designed to ensure that internet service providers treat all online content and apps equally, setting up a showdown with consumer groups and internet companies …

Net Neutrality

6 Steps to Building a Million-Dollar Ecommerce Site in 60 Days

<b>Content Partner</b> Where brands share their insights. What's This?<p>Jared Goetz spent only 30 minutes a day and built a colossal Shopify sales machine.<p>Jared Goetz, serial entrepreneur and member of The Oracles, always had a knack for reaching an audience. At 26 years old, he’s co-founded four …

eCommerce

10 tools to create video explainers and boost your social media marketing

Popular social media publishers such as Tech Insider, Tasty, NowThis, Buzfeed and many other business pages on Facebook produce highly engaging and …

Marketing

Insurance firms need to worry about social media

Most people would assume social media is a mostly casual interaction and therefore, it is not the correct place for financial services to communicate. However, with Millennials and Generation Z spending on average 8 hours a day on social media, society as a whole has adopted the platform as a way …

Social Media Marketing

Tips and Resources for Starting Your Blog Today

Learning <b>how to create a blog</b> is a great way to promote your home business, boost interest in the products or services you have to offer and build …

Web Design

The Consequences of a Hacked WordPress Website

If you are anything like me, you might have found yourself ardently watching the news recently and in particular, the Paradise Papers. It reminds me …

Panama Papers

20 Tips to Organically Market Your Brand on Instagram (Infographic)

The world's biggest brands are marketing with Instagram, and you can, too.<p>Instagram has proven to be the marketing platform of the future, catapulting many brands to new heights with millions of followers scrolling every day. Since the social media app allows companies to promote their brand …

Marketing

See what’s new with Firefox

The new Firefox. Fast for good.<p>Today we’re thrilled to introduce you to our brand new browser — Firefox Quantum.<p>What you’ll notice first is that the …

Firefox

Here's Why Facebook Is Asking Users to Upload Their Nudes

The social media site is raising eyebrows with its new effort to combat revenge porn<p>Revenge porn is a massive, intrusive, traumatic problem that every website capable of sharing photos must reckon with. And no site struggles with it more than Facebook, the king of the social web. But the company's …

Media Industry

Take Your Web Design to the Next Level with Animations

Let’s journey back to a time when professional webpages were just text, basic hyperlinks, maybe an image or two, and perhaps a form. And if you were …

Web Design

How and Where You Can Make Money Testing Websites

The honesty and transparency of UserTesting is part of what makes the company great. They will be the first to tell you that you aren’t going to get …

Usability

Joomla! 3.8.2 Release

Joomla! 3.8.2 is now available. This is a security release for the 3.x series of Joomla addressing three security vulnerabilities and fixing several …

Web Design

Apple pushes out iOS 11.1.1 to fix annoying autocorrect bug

Apple gave its mobile software a facelift when it released iOS 11 back in September, but bugs led the company to push out an 11.1 update a month later to protect user security from that WPA2 Krack vulnerability. Turns out that version introduced another set of squirrely issues, which has led Apple …

iOS

Sean Parker unloads on Facebook "exploiting" human psychology

Sean Parker, the founding president of Facebook, gave me a candid insider's look at how social networks purposely hook and potentially hurt our …

Social Media

Twitter stops verification badge after Jason Kessler backlash

Don't expect to get Twitter's coveted blue check mark any time soon.<p>Twitter's today announced a temporary suspension of its badge verification process. Here's what @TwitterSupport had to say:<p>The news follows backlash after Twitter assigned the blue and white check mark to white supremacist Jason …

Social Media

Dive The Web Creations

Introduction<p>About Me<p>Thanks for visiting my site! I am a Web Architect based in Willemstad - Curacao. Under Dive The Web Creations, I have been …

7 Influencing Tips to Engage with your Followers

Each month I consult with several companies on their social media strategy. One of the concerns they bring up is the challenge to compete with the …

Social Media Marketing

How To Influence Your Followers And Make More Money On Social Media

Here are some of the most important things you need to know about influencing your followers and making more money.<p>As social media continues to grow by leaps and bounds every day, so does the number of social influencers. Per the most recent stats, Instagram stands at 800 million and Twitter at 330 …

Social Media

13 outdated SEO tactics that should terrify you

As we approach Halloween and our Netflix queues again fill up with all manner of spooky, startling and downright horrifying monsters, I’m reminded of …

SEO

Create Awesome Photo Effects With These 20 Amazing Photoshop Tutorials

Share!<p>In this tutorials collection, you’ll find <b>20 absolutely amazing Photoshop tutorials</b> which will teach you how to create stunning photo …

Tutorials

Critical Tor flaw leaks users’ real IP address—update now | Ars Technica

TorMoil threatens Mac and Linux versions of Tor browser; Windows and Tails not affected.<p>Mac and Linux versions of the Tor anonymity browser just …

Information Security

Sneaky Fake WhatsApp App Attracts 1M+ Downloads

The developer behind the dummy app managed to list the product under "WhatsApp Inc," the same title the actual WhatsApp uses on Google Play.<p>PCMag …

Google

Cheatsheet: What you need to know about influencer fraud

Influencer marketing fraud is a growing problem in an industry valued at over $1 billion. Influencers — essentially social media stars with large …

Advertising Industry

Detective by Charlie is an AI tool that's like having your own personal CIA

Imagine having a button that can instantly tell you (virtually) everything there is to know about something or someone. That, in a nutshell, is Detective by Charlie, which uses natural language processing (NLP) and AI to unearth and collate information about a particular subject in a couple of …

Dara Khosrowshahi

Samsung turned 40 Galaxy S5s into a Bitcoin mining rig

Whether you get a new phone every few years or every month, the question becomes what to do with your old one. Do you sell it on a site like eBay or Swappa? Do you stick it in a drawer for a rainy day? Older phones, especially older flagships, still have a ton of power left in them. To demonstrate …

Samsung

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10 Free Pixel Perfect Icon Sets for Web Designers

Share!<p>Using <b>free icons</b> can be a real time saver! The same situation applies for fonts, as it is also good to have a large collection of fonts sets to …

Graphics

Why Page Speed Matters

<b>Page Speed is the score Google awards a site after assessing it through its own Page Speed Insights service. The metric is based on their view of how</b> …

SEO