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3 Reasons Why Google’s New Campus Will Blow Your Mind

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Google recently announced details about their plans for a new campus in Mountain View, California. Based on the photos released by the tech giant, the campus will definitely live up to the company’s innovative image. Google has nearly 15,000 workers in Mountain View spread across dozens of corporate buildings. According to Google’s VP of Real Estate, David Radcliffe, the… Read more »


Quick Guide to Deleting Files Forever

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Did you know that when you “delete” files from your computer, they can still remain on your hard disk? Many people don’t know that many of their files can be recovered once deleted. Information like financial statements or medical. Even sensitive data, you need to make sure that your computer overwrites both the links to… Read more »


5 Reasons Why You Must Have a Blog for Your Startup

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If there ever was a powerful tool to supercharge your business endeavors, it has to be blogging. Be it about generating more leads or to engage with the existing customers, a blog is a great way to communicate your thoughts and expertise on the web. For startups, who seldom are backed by millions of dollars… Read more »


5 Reasons VoIP is Essential for Business Today

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Traditional phone lines are still the most preferred method of business communication, but there are certain situations when they may not be the most reasonable choice. For example, let’s say that you want to talk to someone across the world – the phone bill would be enormous, especially if you have to talk to them on… Read more »


4 Reasons Your Startup Doesn’t Belong in Suburbia

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Suburban office park or urban core?  That is the question startups often wrestle with as they consider signing a new lease.  Too often the decision is made purely on short-term financial grounds — they managed to score a mediocre suburban space at a super cheap discount. What startups fail to realize is that there are… Read more »


Solutions for Your Cloud Computing Struggles

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Perhaps it’s a case of unrealistic expectations or simple lack of preparation, but companies that adopt cloud computing are finding that using it is a greater challenge than anticipated. That’s not to take away from the many benefits that the cloud can provide, such as greater enterprise agility and cost savings, but there’s always a… Read more »


3 Easy Ways to Create an App with No Experience

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App development isn’t as hard as it was in the past. Business owners who want to get into the mobile space can make an app and test it too using app-building tools available on the market. While technical know-how is important to make a killer app, these platforms just help make the job a lot easier for you, increasing… Read more »


5 Secrets of Making a Creative Video

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With the video craze only getting crazier, there’s more and more stiff competition to make sure yours gets the attention you know it deserves. As more and more creative videos show up diversifying the web, you’ll need to step up your video production game in order to get your voice heard. Videos are great for… Read more »


6 Unusual Hobbies Can Make You a Better IT Professional

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Image credit: Flickr/Paul Stein After a long day of work, what do you do with your free time? Catch up on the latest tech trends, busy yourself with reading books on the secrets of successful tech startups, teach yourself new skills that could help you advance in the office? You probably do these things to… Read more »


7 Free Tools to Keep Your Startup WorkFlow Organized

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Workflow management, a strategy for automating business processes, is a powerful tool for effective collaboration. Companies looking to be more productive increasingly seek tools that enable a more organized workflow for their creative processes. The benefits of creating an organized workflow include: Keeping your team focused Managing time and prioritize important tasks with your team Keeping communication open for your entire team There are… Read more »


Make the Most of Your Time: Subcontract Social Media Management

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Time goes by quickly when you’re spending it on social media. On the other hand, no matter how much time you spend trying to manage your company’s social networks, the results may not be as good as you hoped for. Time is an important factor in social networks – businesses do not like to spend much time… Read more »


It’s Time to Make your Restaurant more Efficient

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Engaging with customers has always been top priority for restaurants, but today it can be made even easier with advanced technology. Restaurants that are not utilizing the newest technology to make service efficient, customers happy, and resolutions simple are missing out on a large piece of the market. Customers can always move along to the… Read more »


Haute Rogue: A One-Woman Show that Went Global

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Anna Miatselitsa was born and lived in Belarus until the age of 18, but she always dreamt of making a positive impact on the world. She was brought up in a culture where everybody lives the same kind of life: you go to school, then college, then you get married and have kids. In her… Read more »