Whether it’s families searching for an affordable way to keep in touch with their loved ones, online gamers who want a simple communication medium, or business executives who are using video conferencing and telepresence to lower travel costs, VoIP has become a part of their daily lives. These are the apps you should download for […]
Cloud computing has given companies affordable and flexible solutions to deal with rapidly advancing technological demands. However, for the small business owner, there are still many common misunderstandings about using cloud services. Here are a few things some businesses owners misunderstand about the cloud. #1. Cloud infrastructures are unsecure Information security is a necessity for […]
It was only a matter of time before our smartphones replaced our wallets. There are several mobile payment systems available today, but Apple Pay is one of the safest and easiest to use for small businesses. Read on for more details on why you should consider it. How does it work? Credit card transactions are […]
Business technology has become one of the most important components for successful companies big and small. In an overwhelmingly digital landscape, businesses depend on IT for marketing, data storage, and financial transactions. And with that comes the need to secure every bit of private information cyber criminals might want to feast their eyes on. And […]
Installing a VoIP system in your business may be an afterthought. The name itself sounds confusing enough, so you’d rather not bother with it – especially when you already have a traditional phone line. So what if there was an easy way to give VoIP a try that could save you some money in the […]
When big companies like Dropbox or Ashley Madison are hacked, the whole world hears about it. But how often do you hear about cyber attacks on the SMBs of the world? Probably not often, or never. Well, today, that’s all about to change. The NY Times recently ran an article telling the story of a […]
GoodReads is a social media site focused on sharing books. It is based on a wide network of people coming together to review their favorite books, and help others discover new books to read. GoodReads is now the largest and fastest growing book sharing site.
For those that don’t remember Facebook’s IPO, let’s just say it was less than stellar. This is because businesses aren’t sure how effective the ads on Facebook are, but Facebook is trying to change this. (more…)
Bear with us for a second – we’ve got some statistics. Today nearly 90% of people have a mobile phone (a higher percentage than people with a toothbrush.), and almost 50% of people own smartphones. With affluent adults, nearly 70% own smartphones, and roughly 91% of smartphone users have their cellphones within arms reach 24/7. These numbers will only continue to rise.
Most businesses think of social media as just another medium to advertise to customers. Some businesses buy ads to make sure that people who never wanted to know about their company in the first place will get to hear their advertising message. Good move? Probably not.