Adam is a writer at and has worked as a tech writer, blogger and copy editor for the last decade. He's also a Forbes Contributor on the publishing industry (and Digital Book World 2018 award finalist) and has appeared in publications including Popular Mechanics and IDG Connect. When not glued to TechMeme, he loves obsessing over 1970s sci-fi art.


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CRM Software

Microsoft Dynamics CRM Review 2019

At over 4.25M users, the Microsoft Dynamics CRM is a well-known customer support option. The Dynamics suite streamlines business operations and customer relation, is functional and remains well-priced for the industry.

CRM Software

Zendesk CRM Review

Zendesk offers a suite of support apps that each allow a business to focus on one function of customer service. They can be accessed under a single user interface, for businesses that choose to bundle multiple Zendesk services. Is Zendesk's 'lite' CRM worth using?

CRM Software

What is Salesforce?

The Salesforce CRM lets businesses monitor and improve their customer relationships. The business offers a suite of different services, called "clouds." TechCo's review explains whether it's worth buying.


How the Press Covered the Fortnite World Cup

The esports phenomenon Fortnite boasts a massive audience of 250 million registered players. Last weekend, that fanbase came together in the first Fortnite World Cup Finals to watch the best of the best duke it out for a $30 million prize pool.


Amazon Keeps Alexa Voice Recordings Indefinitely

In May, Deleware's Sen. Chris Coons sent a letter to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, asking how long the company keeps recordings and transcripts of its customers. Amazon says it keeps the records indefinitely, deleting them only when a user makes the move to delete the data first.


Russia Bans 9 VPNs, But Not Kaspersky

Russia’s regulations agency Roscomnadzor has told the country's top VPN providers to link their servers to the government's system. Only one VPN provider has officially complied: Kaspersky Secure Connection. All others will be blocked within a month. Here's why.


FaceApp’s Russian Ties Spur Fears of Online Photo Privacy

FaceApp's viral images come with a policy offering little data privacy, a company based in Russia, and 80 million users' photos. Should we be worried? The app's backlash might not be entirely justified, but it definitely says a lot about how public opinion on photos has evolved.

POS Systems

Best iPad POS Apps

An iPad POS app is a must for small or mid-size businesses and they can power entire restaurant chains. With the right iPad POS app, you can turn your iPad into a register for your business. Learn more about the best POS systems you can run on your iPad.

POS Systems

What Is POS?

What is a POS system? It’s the “Point of Sale” in the retail or ecommerce industry, and the term refers to the software and hardware used to track and record sales and inventory. Here's why POS is essential for businesses, and how you can find the best POS system for you.


Facebook AI Beats Professional Poker Players

For the first time, an artificial intelligence system has beaten a team of professional poker players in a game of six-player no-limit Texas hold 'em. It's just the latest and greatest example yet of AI-powered bots excelling at games that once belonged entirely to humans.

Web Design

Best Web Design Services

What do you look for in a web design company? What types of design is each one best at? It can be tough to tell. After all, their websites are all perfectly designed! Here's a quick look at the best web design firms out there, along with what you can learn from their backgrounds.