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If 25% of brands disappeared overnight, nobody would give a FCK

Do you know how the dinosaurs were doing the day before they got wiped out?<p>They were flourishing. Mooching around eating ferns and each other, happy …

How to Monitor Your Competitors to Increase Conversions

In 2015 Shareaholic released statistics about the state of social media in that day’s market. According to the site, social media had grown to be the …

Social Media

Don’t make these marketing blunders on social media

The smallest of factors could mean the difference between a viral post and a dead tweet.<p>Even experienced social media marketers make mistakes, so it …

Public Relations

5 Unexpected Social Media Platforms to Grow Your Brand Awareness

It's time to look beyond social media powerhouses like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It's no surprise that social media marketing is crucial to business growth in 2018. After all, we're living in a digital world -- …

Social Media

Skype finally gets call recording feature

It’s been almost 15 years since Skype launched and soon you’ll be able record calls on the app. What a time to be alive.<p>Skype used to be the monarch of video calls, but it has fallen behind its competitors in recent years. One reason for this is the shoddy updates and lack of features we now take …

Apps

10 Data Visualization Best Practices for the Web

Data visualization has quickly become a standard for disseminating information on the web. It’s used across a range of industries, from business …

Data Visualization

So You Want to Persuade Users? Make Things Simple!

So You Want to Persuade Users? Make Things Simple!So You Want to Persuade Users? Make Things Simple!Lyndon Cerejo 2018-07-17T16:15:38+02:00 …

UX Design

Microsoft Whiteboard is a dead-simple way to brainstorm with your team

Microsoft has finally launched its Whiteboard app for Windows 10 devices. It’s a free tool for collaborating on ideas with as many people as you like, and it’s not half bad.<p>Whiteboard (which has been available in preview since last December) is designed for use with a stylus, so it’ll automatically …

Apps

Apple just discontinued the only MacBook Pro worth buying

The post-2016 MacBook Pro could — quite generously, I think — be described as a “shower of shit.” I’m still not exactly sure what Apple was thinking when it shipped a laptop with no USB-A ports and a keyboard that doesn’t actually work.<p>They’re <i>bad</i>, but until recently, those wedded to Apple’s …

MacBook Pro

20 DIY Life Hacks With Office Junk That Will Blow Your Mind

Sure, your iPhone is cool and all. But wouldn’t it be cooler if it were powered by toilet paper speakers and propped up by binder clips?<p>To figure out …

Hacking

Nasty browser exploit returns for everyone except Microsoft Edge users

<b>A notorious ‘download bomb’ exploit, where users are bombarded with automatically downloading files when they visit a specific website has returned</b> …

Software

While everyone was focused on GDPR, the NIS Directive snuck in through the back door

As we’ve seen from recent cyberattacks such as WannaCry and NotPetya — which are generally attributed to North Korea and Russia respectively — attacks on critical infrastructure can have a devastating impact on industrial production and hence on quarterly profits, with global estimated losses in …

Cybersecurity

A Beginner’s Guide to Building Your Social Media Presence

We’re currently living in a digital age where almost everything can be accessed with just an internet connection. With this in mind, it has become …

Social Media

How To: The Best Way to Transfer Photos & Videos from Your DSLR Camera to Your iPhone

When you want to post a breathtaking landscape or picture-perfect portrait that you just took with your DSLR camera to Instagram, Facebook, or some …

Mobile Photography

Undercover dark web bust leads to more than 35 arrests

The US just broke new ground in its bid to shut down illegal markets on the dark web. A slew of agencies (the Department of Justice, Homeland Security Investigations, the Secret Service, the DEA and the Postal Inspection Service) have announced the first-ever national-level undercover bust of dark …

U.S. Department of Justice

This fancy device turns your entire room into a screen

Augmented reality for the design-minded<p>Screen fatigue is real. Between phones and laptops and TVs, it seems as if the world is covered in glowing glass boxes.<p>At first glance it might seems as if Lightform, a new projector system that casts light onto any surface, is part of the problem. Then you …

Augmented Reality

Wi-Fi security is starting to get its biggest upgrade in over a decade

WPA3 certification starts today<p>Wi-Fi devices have been using the same security protocol for over a decade. But today, that’ll begin to change: the Wi-Fi Alliance, which oversees adoption of the Wi-Fi standard, is beginning to certify products that support WPA3, the successor to the WPA2 security …

Wi-Fi

55 Free Icon Marketplaces And Websites For Your Graphic Design Needs

Are you in need of some quality icons for your website or app, but don’t want to make them yourself from scratch? We’re here to help!Ahead is an epic …

Graphic Design

Infographic: 6 trends shaping the digital advertising industry

Digital channels are dominating the advertising market.<p>As the landscape expands, new avenues for distribution and, ultimately, new challenges are …

Review | Features :Travel and Tour Guide Joomla Template: JA City Guide

JA City Guide - A Creative Joomla template specially designed for Travel and tour guide websites is now available for download. In this blog post, we …

J.Y. Cousteau - Famous Quotes

"The Sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in it's net of wonder forever."<p>Never before and since (with exception of BBC2's - Blue Planet's Sir …

A simple upgrade made my 10-year-old computer run like new, and it costs less than $70

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Antonio Villas-Boas/Business Insider<p>I've been telling friends and family members for years to upgrade their old computer instead of buying a …

Hands off my data! 15 default privacy settings you should change right now

On the Internet, the devil’s in the defaults.<p>You’re not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably haven’t even looked for your privacy settings. And that’s exactly what Facebook, Google and other tech giants are counting on.<p>They tout we’re “in control” of our …

Apps

How the Facebook Algorithm Works and How to Make it Work for You

Since Mark Zuckerberg’s 2018 announcement that the Facebook algorithm will prioritize “meaningful interactions” from friends and family over content …

Social Media

20 Awesome and Free Stock Photo Sites for Social Media Images

If you’re a social media marketer, you know how difficult it can be to find the perfect image to accompany a post. We all know that photos are one of …

9 Tips to Create a Website Your Visitors & Google Will Love [Infographic]

Are you in the process of creating a new website for your business? Perhaps you’re looking for ways to improve the design and optimization of an …

How Facebook Marketing is Changing (And How to Be Prepared)

<i>Too busy to read? Just click the play button below to listen to this post.</i><p>Facebook, as a platform, is barely recognizable from the social network …

Social Media

VPN: What Is VPN, How Does It Work & Which Is the Best VPN Service for You

You may have heard or read the acronym VPN in recent news stories about internet privacy and security and wondered, "what is VPN?" VPN stands for Virtual Private Network, an extension of a private network over a public one that allows users to send and receive data safely, securely, and anonymously …