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The world is going mobile! The increased use of mobile devices for various reasons has propelled several innovations in terms of mobile apps. We have seen the creation of mobile apps for mobile security, fitness assistance, hiring cabs, online shopping and in many more niches. Additionally, recent times have seen the emergence of gadgets like smart watches and Google Glasses that are compatible with smartphones and the related apps. The mobile apps industry has also seen an increased focus on…

The scenario where computer users find themselves at their wits end trying to get rid of persistent malware can be a drag. The ever-increasing sophistication of malicious code poses non trivial challenges to the security industry which, regretfully, lacks responsiveness to emerging threats that aren’t catalogued. Relying on signature-based antivirus suites alone, is an inefficient defensive strategy to adopt in the era of digital infections like ransomware, rootkits, and adware that…

Looking to become a more savvy business owner with the know-how needed to navigate the complex modern market? This can be a daunting task. The field of marketing and sales comes with its own set of vocabulary and there’s always activity changing the landscape of the economy, but the rewards of furthering your education in this sphere are great. To make this process more manageable, there are online courses made available to those with the drive to learn and succeed. Online classes range from…

The battle between Android phone and Apple iPhone is long and ongoing. While a few Android phone loyalists suggest Android is way better than iPhone, the Apple fans counteract by saying the simplicity of usage makes it the best. Well, if Android phones score over Apple in terms of being an open platform and better customizable options, Apple beats Android hands down with its super cool interface. So, the question still remains which phone is better? Here we list 10 reasons why Apple iPhone is…

Are you in the retail, technology, fleet services, entertainment or any industry that uses devices like your website or mobile application to keep in touch with your customers? Then it’s time to sit up and notice the way these mobile devices are going to change the way customers look at your business through the use of IoT (The Internet of Things). Your traditional means of market research and customer feedback forms for gaining customer information is going to be replaced by IoT – a…

For many IT departments, the explosive growth of mobile technology in the workplace is a bit of a professional nightmare. It was already difficult to keep those rows of laptops all running the same software, but mobile puts the final nail in the coffin of controlled IT. Mobile creates a work environment in which the job, not the organization, defines the tools. Personal devices and preferences — independent of the rules and practices of administrators — roam free, with sharing and…

If you’re running a membership platform your primary goals should be attracting loyal customers to your service or product and securing a regular monthly income. You could even take your basic strategy one step further by testing new ideas on these loyal customers. But what if you could create unique, powerful and insightful content and also get paid for it? Well, you don’t have to think of this as a ‘what if’ situation. Besides the services and products that you regularly provide to…

Multi-vendor and regular eCommerce stores have few properties that make each of them suitable for certain audiences and sellers. There are multifarious features that increase the overall scale of a business as well as profits and make multi-seller platforms a better option than a single-seller store. A Multivendor eCommerce Store is specifically for entrepreneurs who look at eCommerce as a potential business idea. Choosing it over a normal store makes sense to investors who do not want to take…

“Who’s the boss?” A common question asked, to which everyone desires to answer, “I am the boss.” The field of freelancing is attracting a great deal of attention especially among the youth of today as no one likes to be dictated to by others. The desire to become an entrepreneur often drives people to enter the sector of freelancing, but the lack of basic industrial knowledge makes them take a back seat, leaving only a handful of individuals standing firm to make their mark among the…

When recruiting a mobile app developer, it is necessary to understand that the app development process has its own set of do’s and don’ts, just like any business process with pros and cons. Especially, when you have to deal with outsiders, it adds a complete new layer of complexity, to be tackled cautiously. A checklist of parameters helps you deal with this complexity. Just jot down points that you need to discuss while in talks with external app developers, especially when dealing with…