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Study: Nearly Half of Americans Are Just Not That Into Technology

By | Sep 13, 2017 at 2:30 pm

There’s no denying technology has changed the way Americans live their lives. From friendly communication to online banking, smartphones, artificial intelligence, and everything in between has made life infinitely easier, significantly more convenient, and notably more complicated. And while adoption has been fairly universal,…

Security

Study: Seriously, Nobody Cares About Cybersecurity Despite the Risks

By | May 16, 2017 at 4:30 pm

With hackers holding Netflix series hostage, ransoming off personal information, and generally mucking up the digital world with DDoS attacks, cybersecurity has never been more important for budding entrepreneurs. Startups in particular are at risk, as their comparatively non-existent resources make them easy targets…

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Marketing

5 Helpful Tips To Keep Your Readers Engaged

By | Apr 13, 2017 at 12:50 pm

As we’ve entered into a whole new era of fast and accessible information, the media platforms we use to consume news have been inundated with a ton of articles. Literally thousands a day. It’s gotten to the point where we couldn’t even keep up with…

Trends

Artificial Intelligence Will Solve the Information Overload Epidemic

By | Apr 12, 2017 at 8:30 pm

Information overload is a global epidemic, costing over $900 billion a year for the US economy alone by harming professionals, executives and corporate consumers through an overload of emails, messages, and other means of communication. While not everyone calls it by name, all can attest…

Security

Would Your Employees Pass This Simple Cybersecurity Test?

By | Sep 13, 2016 at 4:00 pm

In 2015, everyday citizens found hundreds of unbranded USB sticks in airports and coffee shops across four major cities (Chicago, Cleveland, San Francisco, and Washington D.C.). Letting their curiosity get the best of them, 17% of these people took the USBs and plugged them into their…

News

Facebook’s New Algorithm Tweak Ranks for “Informative Stories”

By | Aug 11, 2016 at 10:00 pm

Following on the heels of several major changes to the Facebook algorithm, Facebook has announced a new tweak: They’ll be prioritizing “informative” stories slightly higher in the ranking. The update was announced on the Facebook blog in a post by three employees: Jie Xu, Research…

Trends

Libraries Are Still Relevant in Modern Times

By | Aug 14, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Did you know smoking used to be allowed in libraries? Since banning smoking, the downfall started and now libraries are nearly a thing of the past. And for more false beliefs of modern libraries, visit a local branch today. With so much information available…

Security

Quick Guide to Deleting Files Forever

By | Mar 1, 2015 at 4:00 pm

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…

Opinion/Analysis

Who’s Tracking Your Smartphone?

By | Feb 3, 2015 at 8:00 pm

We use our smartphones constantly for daily activities like chatting with friends, banking and shopping, and even monitoring our health. There’s an app for everything you can think of.  If you’re like nearly 80% of smartphone users, you have your phone with you nearly…

Business

Who Keeps Your Online information Safe? [Infograph]

By | Jan 5, 2015 at 1:58 pm

From the looks of it, not even you can keep your personal information safe once it hits the internet. It’s not really news that a lot of our data can be accessed without permission in the deep web world. But it’s important to understand how…

Software

Vancouver

Jostle Makes it Easy to Tame Organizational Complexity

By | Jul 7, 2011 at 12:00 pm

Here at Tech Cocktail, we cover startups that have a handful of founding team members. When you’re small, communicating, sharing information, and collaborating is easy.  On the other end of the spectrum, you have vast corporations with tens of thousands of employees spread out…

News

Is Facebook Giving Away Too Much Private Information?

By | Oct 18, 2010 at 1:11 am

According to a recent report by the Wall Street Journal, Facebook has been giving slightly too much personally identifiable information out via it’s “apps” platform which is based off of Facebook profile ID. Do you feel your privacy has been violated? Let us know…