What you need to know about WordPress 5.0 and Gutenberg

It’s new, slick and controversial, and it’s here — the Gutenberg editor in WordPress. Never has an update to WordPress generated so much controversy, but controversy or not, WordPress 5.0 has rolled out with Gutenberg as the default editor for creating articles and pages. If you haven’t learned about it …

Google’s Owlchemy Labs reveals ARCore spectator experiment

Google’s Owlchemy Labs just revealed one of its experiments using ARCore on a phone to offer a spectator view into the upcoming game Vacation Simulator. At Oculus Connect 5, Facebook’s teams demonstrated a series of experiments that together included full body tracking, arena-scale movement freedom and mixed reality which incorporates real objects…Read …

Khashoggi’s fate shows the flip side of the surveillance state

It’s been over five years since NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden lifted the lid on government mass surveillance programs, revealing, in unprecedented detail, quite how deep the rabbit hole goes thanks to the spread of commercial software and connectivity enabling a bottomless intelligence-gathering philosophy of ‘bag it all’. Yet technology’s onward march …

13 ways to promote your restaurant business to local customers

Owning a local restaurant is a great way to get involved in your community, make new friends and create memories. But just because you build it (your restaurant) doesn’t mean they (local customers) will come. You need to actively promote your restaurant business if you want it to succeed. 13 …

Shortlist for Business Book Awards features more on workplace and wellbeing than ever before

This year’s shortlist for the Business Booko Awards features more books than ever on wellbeing and happiness in the workplace as well as career self-development,  company culture and business ethics. A record number of women authors have also made the shortlist. On 16th January authors, past winners, publishers and journalists gathered …

What Are the Main Drawbacks of Owning a Home-Based Business?

Nowadays, most people dream about having a home-based business but the truth is that this is not for everyone. The truth is that many home businesses find success but most are going to fail or will settle at a mediocre level. Owners rarely anticipate the numerous headaches that can appear, …

How successful clients build successful businesses

Since financial success (i.e. profit) ensures your business can stay open and running, most business owners naturally spend a great deal of time thinking about how they can make their own businesses more successful. What most business owners often fail to consider is their clients success play a huge roll …