5 cybersecurity tips for your insurance website

Would you believe that more than 50 percent of your web traffic might be from bots, scrapers, hacking tools and scammers? You’ve probably received an email in your inbox with cybersecurity tips and brushed it aside. Maybe you’ve heard stories of websites being hacked, never thinking you could be a target. …

6 M-Commerce Design Practices to Help Improve Your Sales in 2019

Year by year, the e-Commerce landscape is becoming seismically shifted by mobile devices. Since Amazon has launched its shopping app with a mobile reach of 40 percent in 2017, M-Commerce is still gaining momentum. According to Statista, M-Commerce sales are predicted to make up 44.7% of total US e-Commerce sales …

Essay collection challenges the cliches about the future of work

The RSA Future Work Centre has published a new essay collection which it claims presents fresh perspectives on the future of work. The report claims that there are four basic problems with the mainstream narrative about work: that there is a fixation with certain technologies, especially artificial intelligence and robotics; …

Speeding up WordPress with memcached and W3 Total Cache

How would you like to improve your site speed by 10 times what it currently is, simultaneously boost SEO, and save up to 80 percent on bandwidth? You can accomplish all of this and more in WordPress with a properly configured installation of the W3 Total Cache (W3TC) plugin. W3TC …

Third of workers feel so undervalued by their managers they are planning to leave

Poor relationships with their managers and a lack of development opportunities are leading to more than a third of workers feeling dissatisfied in their current jobs, claims new research from The Institute of Leadership & Management. Around 1,400 members of The Institute of Leadership & Management completed a survey, which …

The DeanBeat: Why Blackout battle royale will be huge for Call of Duty

I’ve been thinking a lot about Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’s Blackout battle royale mode. It is Treyarch and Activision’s answer to the competitive threat in the multibillion-dollar shooter market from Fortnite and PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. And I now think it’s going to be huge. I played it during the beta, …

How to simplify online scheduling with Microsoft Bookings

Customers are the lifeblood of any business. This is especially true for small businesses that offer a service based around appointment scheduling — such as hair studios or those in the door-to-door sales industry. If you run a similar business, you’ll need a highly efficient way of moving potential customers …

Facebook launches PyTorch 1.0 with integrations for Google Cloud, AWS, and Azure Machine Learning

Facebook today announced the release of deep learning framework PyTorch 1.0 in developer preview, which includes a series of tools and integrations to make it more compatible with popular services from Google Cloud, Amazon Web Services, and Microsoft’s Azure Machine Learning. Arm, Nvidia, Qualcomm, and Intel are also adding PyTorch support fo…Read …

Digital transformation and an uncharted future for workplace design in 2019

In some way, humans have touched every single thing on this planet. We’re stepping into unknown territory. We’re changing everything. Think about that. Now, think about digital transformation. New technologies are changing how we interact with our environment, how we work, how we play and how we live. Tech tools …

10 Examples of Unorthodox Shapes Created with CSS

Sometimes it feels like we have a lack of creativity when it comes to building CSS containers. They’re either round, somewhat-round, square or rectangular. They get the job done, but aren’t especially unique or exciting. But with modern CSS and an occasional dash of JavaScript, we can design containers that …

Office furniture firms take their partners

The development of products for the workplace follow many trends, generally aiming to provide that ideal setting for maximum effectiveness and fully tuned to the philosophies of the day.  The processes involved can occupy a good proportion of time and energy for the workplace specialist and office furniture maker and …