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Should You Continue Using Google Plus?

By | Aug 23, 2015 at 12:30 pm

Google is once more in the limelight after creating the new parent company Alphabet. Google also is distancing itself from the lackluster social network Google Plus. In fact, YouTube accounts are not forcibly linked to Google Plus anymore. The new focus is on standalone…

HR and Recruiting

Hire the Right People, Don’t Hire for the Job

By | Aug 23, 2015 at 10:00 am

Successful companies find the right people for the right jobs. But, the most successful companies find the right jobs for the right people. Many businesses — especially startups — know the importance of finding the right employees first and creating roles for them second. It might…

Opinion/Analysis

Swiss Innovation Has Enabled the Success of Solar Impulse

By | Aug 23, 2015 at 8:00 am

By now, most have heard about the groundbreaking work being done by Solar Impulse to show what clean technologies and renewable energies can achieve:  the team has already recorded the longest solo flight ever without fuel – 117 hours and 52 minutes, more than…

Mobile

The Risks Associated With the BYOD Phenomenon

By | Aug 22, 2015 at 8:00 pm

In a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) system, generally, employees utilize Wi-Fi is to access corporate or enterprise Internet and intranet. But Wi-Fi itself can be a source of low hanging fruit for hackers and neighbors with ill intent. Here are the precautions and risks that…

Business

6 Questions To Ask Before Expanding Your Business

By | Aug 22, 2015 at 6:18 pm

Building a solid domestic customer base is just the first goal for most entrepreneurs. Once achieved, you may feel it’s time to make the next big step and expand your business internationally. However, before aiming all your forces at conquering a new region, ask…

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Startups & Apps

How To Analyze Traffic (Bandwidth) and Disk Space to Host your Social Media Site

By | Aug 22, 2015 at 4:00 pm

The internet is undoubtedly the busiest street on earth. With thousands of websites and millions of visitors popping up every day, it becomes more complex to manage and maintain a website whose traffic keeps on going with time. Enter social media and you make it…

Startups & Apps

Can You Really Start a Company Without Money?

By | Aug 22, 2015 at 2:00 pm

So many individuals out there dream of starting a business or transforming an idea into a company, only to stop because of a lack of money. There is this common belief that you should get money from friends, family, or fools, commonly referred to…

Security

6 Essential Online Security Measures to Implement Today

By | Aug 22, 2015 at 12:00 pm

Cyber crime, data breaches, and technology leaks are no casual thing. It’s a sad reality your business might face if you stay unprepared. Not only it can cost you a pretty penny, but blow up your reputation and trustworthiness among customers.  Stay ahead of the…

Tips & How To’s

5 Dos and Don’ts To Consider Before Purchasing Software For Your Business

By | Aug 22, 2015 at 10:00 am

As a business owner, one of the many important responsibilities you have is to purchase the right software for your company. Opting for the right solution is essential for smooth operations and further growth yet may seem like a daunting task when attempted for…

Dev & Design

Why Java & Objective-C are the Choice Application Development Languages

By | Aug 22, 2015 at 8:00 am

Mobile apps are everywhere. So for the developer looking to create the next app, one of the biggest questions becomes: Which programming language to choose for the next project? With most platforms having their own app languages, iOS and Android are no exception. As a…

Entrepreneur

The 7 Reasons Why Startups Fail and How To Avoid Them

By | Aug 21, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Statistics released by Forbes magazine revealed that 80% of startups fail within the first 6 months of operation. The data goes on to point out that only 30% of small businesses survive for at least five years. The reasons for failure of startups are…

HR and Recruiting

How to Hire the Right People at the Right Time

By | Aug 21, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Can entrepreneurs and startups get projects done without hiring full-time staff for every department? For many companies, there are simple ways to spend less in compensation for labor, but things can become difficult if the company needs skilled labor and tech employees. For example,…

Fashion

Style Tips for Businessmen: How to Dress for Success

By | Aug 21, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Where did the idea of professionalism, leadership, and corporate power as expressed through the business suit first develop? Who was responsible for popularizing the look and the expectation of the well-dressed businessman, tying a man’s success with how he dressed? We’ll take a look…

Startups & Apps

Five Apps You Can’t Miss: Kingcraft, Kidzworld, Pac-Man, and More

By | Aug 21, 2015 at 6:00 pm

With the flood of news coming in from all directions, you may have missed some of the week’s best mobile applications. This is why, every week, I’m posting a roundup of a few of my favorite new apps and updated apps. This time, I…

News & Content

The Importance of Fast Page Speed and 3 Tips for Improving

By | Aug 21, 2015 at 5:00 pm

Your website’s loading speed can really determine the success of your site. You can have quality content while another similar site has mediocre content, but if the rival site loads faster than yours, it could benefit from better traffic. Not to mention, Google likes…

HR and Recruiting

How to Update Your Hiring Process for the Tech Generations

By | Aug 21, 2015 at 4:00 pm

When it comes to the job interview, some things just won’t change. Think about it — despite living in a digital age, hiring managers still knock interviewees down a peg for not bringing along a hard-copy of their resume. But, the fact of the…

Funding

Uber’s Plans to Go Public and Virtual Reality Tech Brings in Nearly $25M

By | Aug 21, 2015 at 3:14 pm

Not a lot of funding news in today’s Tech.Co Deals Roundup. But in case you missed it, a leaked Uber document shows that the company will bring in more than $2 billion in revenue is plans to IPO sometime in the next 18 to…