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There’s no possible way to overstate the importance of the Internet in the world of business. It has revolutionized the ways we do business and stay in touch with customers and employees alike. Now, long years after email and instant messaging first came about, the Internet is in the process of turning the phone industry on its head. VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) is set to become one of the most exciting additions to telecommunication technology in recent years. In the simplest…

Google Android and Apple iOS emerged as the two most popular operating system platforms for mobile devices, both smartphone and tablets. Though popular, both the operating system and their respective communities are eager to know whether the pointer of the balance scale is tilted towards them or not. The recent trend shows the adoption rate of new versions of iOS mobile operating system is satisfactory and Apple is proud of that. Three years after its launch Gingerbread of Android is still now…

Sun bathing at the beach, endless rock concert and long trips out of town are just some of the things everyone loves to do every summer. It is indeed the best time of the year! But how can you consider it to be the best if you go back home finding your computer infected with malware. Now that would be a party wrecker. Don’t worry. Besides shutting off your computer before the start of your summer-get-away, here are some ideas you can do to keep your PC safe from malware. # 1. Password…

If you have experienced shopping in large online market websites like Amazon or eBay, you have most likely seen how online product recommendation engines work although you do not know what the system is called. Based on the name, a product recommendation engine suggests products to site visitors or buyers based on several factors such as purchasing and search history. Aside from suggesting products based on your purchasing and search history, the engine also suggests featured products, new…

People are starting online businesses every day but not all of them have a tech background or experience with content management systems. WordPress is the most popular CMS today and preferred by those who want to take advantage of SEO. There are also alternatives for those that want to avoid WordPress when setting up their blog/website. When it comes to selecting which CMS you should choose for building your website, there are many options. However, WordPress and Concrete5 are two that prove…

A business is a lot like a car: all the parts and pieces need to work together for you to move forward. And just like a car, to keep it running at peak performance you’ll need occasional upgrades and services. Depending on your business model and budget, you need to decide which upgrades take priority. But no matter of what you start with, there are many simple, cost-effective upgrades available that’ll help your business run like a well-oiled machine. Accounting Software   Image…

Mobile and Facebook – these two terms are an important part of our daily life. All of us would certainly agree to it. It has been estimated that around 680 million people connect with Facebook through their mobile phones. Well, that’s a huge number. No wonder Facebook mobile has witnessed a huge growth in today’s market and the majority of the retailers are leveraging Facebook mobile all across the world. There is no reason as why they should not use Facebook as a vital business tool…

With nearly half of small businesses failing before their 5th birthday, it’s crucial that you do everything in your power to protect your company. That being said, you need to ensure that your sensitive data is safe. There’s no mistaking it, there are thieves out there looking to commit fraud and identity theft. As a result, small businesses are finding themselves increasingly targeted. And according to data from the National Archives & Records Administration in Washington, the…

Modern technology is transforming the professional scene in more ways than one and is breaking even our greatest expectations of it. The development that mobile phones experience is one of the most significant breakthroughs that are currently impacting businessmen and common employees. The means by which they communicate with colleagues, operate their projects, and accomplish the most menial of tasks have evolved with newest the features available through mobile phones. Who could have thought…

Being slightly late for a meeting is something that can happen to even the most organised of people. Briskly walking down another dead-end street, hot and bothered and glancing at your watch every 5 seconds is an unpleasant experience, and asking passers-by for directions often confuses you even more. Thankfully, there are several smartphone apps that can greatly aid you on your journey. Although there are still unavoidable factors that may disrupt your schedule such as public transport delays…