Monthly Archives: December 2016

Why HTML5 leads the charge for Chrome

Dec
23
2016

Most people are familiar with the problems associated with loading a Flash-based page, from slower loading times to page crashes that require restarting the browser altogether. Now, Google has announced that its browser will disable Flash and initiate an HTML5 …

Posted in Web & Cloud

Data analysis made easy with “Glue” service

Dec
22
2016

At a recent cloud technology conference, Amazon Web Services (AWS) launched a tool to help streamline data analytics in the cloud. This new tool, named “Glue,” is designed to help reduce the burden on engineers and employees so they can …

Posted in Business

Best business apps: OneDrive vs SharePoint

Dec
16
2016

SharePoint and OneDrive are similar programs used to help business owners manage and share company data across the board. Choosing which program will best utilize the space and resources you have can be confusing. For a quick overview of these …

Posted in Office

New cyber-threats in 2017 to watch out for

Dec
13
2016

The New Year is upon us, and with it comes a new batch of cyber threats. As advances are made in the world of technology, businesses anticipate changes that can make life more convenient. But, like snakes slithering into your …

Posted in Security

Turning Instagram audience into customers

Dec
12
2016

From being an emerging app that allows sharing photos of puppies in vintage-themed filters, Instagram has transformed into a marketing tool that savvy businesses ought to have. The photo-sharing giant now has more than 500 million users, making it an …

Posted in Social Media

Points to ponder: small business computers

Dec
08
2016

Buying a computer for a small business seems like a simple task. You work from a budget, go to a store, buy the computer, and assemble the components. This would be true for small businesses from decades past, but times …

Posted in Hardware

Amazon Web Services lowers storage prices

Dec
07
2016

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has made another dramatic price adjustment to its popular S3 cloud storage service. By modifying the organization of its pricing tiers, it is estimated that consumers will notice a drop of at least 20% in the …

Posted in Web & Cloud

How automation helps with SMB marketing

Dec
06
2016

Small business marketing has often been a difficult endeavor for small business owners. Marketing involves a great deal of time, effort, and can require significant financial investment. For a long time, marketing automation was something only enterprise-level businesses and corporations …

Posted in Business