How to Pick the Best Broadband Package for Your Combined Home & Business Needs

The current world demands that we use the internet in one way or another. Everything can be accessed online including education, entertainment and even business transactions. A suitable broadband is therefore needed to achieve the best results. Listed below are some of the factors one should consider when selecting a …

Twitter will now ask you for feedback before implementing policy changes

Twitter announced today that it will incorporate more user feedback before making policy changes, by releasing surveys that anyone can answer. The first survey will be rolled out today, and will be available for users to answer until October 9 at 6 a.m. Pacific. It asks users to rate how …

Alphabet’s Chronicle launches an enterprise version of VirusTotal

VirusTotal, the virus and malware scanning service own by Alphabet’s Chronicle, launched an enterprise-grade version of its service today. VirusTotal Enterprise offers significantly faster and more customizable malware search, as well as a new feature called Private Graph, which allows enterprises to create their own private visualizations of their infrastructure and …

ILMxLAB shows off Star Wars: Project Porg for Magic Leap One

ILMxLAB, a division of Disney’s Lucasfilm dedicated to emerging platforms, showed off its Star Wars: Project Porg at the Magic Leap L.E.A.P. conference. The demo I saw will be available as part of a larger free download on the Magic Leap One Creator Edition augmented reality glasses in December. I …

Create Advanced Cloud Deployment Workflows with Mina

This article was created in partnership with Alibaba Cloud. Thank you for supporting the partners who make SitePoint possible. Mina is a fast deployer and server automation tool, with advanced features and powerful extensibility. Learn how Mina can make your deployment process better, how to install it, how to extend …

Uber and Lyft Are Giving Discounted Rides to Vote on Tuesday. Here’s How To Get One

Unsure how you’re going to get to your polling station to vote in the 2018 midterm elections? You’re in luck. A slew of ride-sharing companies and public transportation systems are offering free or discounted rides to polling booths for Americans around the country this Tuesday. The nationwide efforts to encourage …

The Three Words You Should Never Use in a Work Email—And What to Say Instead

You’re waiting to hear back from a colleague, a boss, a prospect, a client, a potential employer. It’s been a while. You’ve checked your junk folder. Nothing in there. Are they avoiding you on purpose? Did they forget? Is it a no? Do they hate the idea you pitched? Do …

Get More Brand Visibility with Instagram Stories

A well-planned mobile marketing strategy is important to building your personal brand online. Leveraging the right features for each social network is also important for visibility and word-of-mouth marketing. Instagram is still one of the top networks today that attracts a larger audience and following online, which makes this a …

AI Weekly: Transparency challenges stand in the way of ambient computing

This week, Amazon held a September hardware event — the Seattle company’s second — in its gorgeous new urban botanical garden, The Spheres, where it refreshed its Echo smart speaker lineup (including the Dot, Plus, and Show), unveiled new appliances and accessories (the Echo Wall Clock, AmazonBasics Microwave, Echo Link, …

This 70-Year-Old Nearly Missed a Key Retirement Tax Deadline. Here’s What He Wished He’d Known Sooner

This spring, soon after he turned 70, Drew Schofield began getting warning notices from financial institutions. It’s time, they told him, to start withdrawing money from the various IRAs and other retirement accounts he had accumulated over the decades. Schofield, a resident of Providence, R.I., and an account executive managing …

Over half of workers admit to arguments about the office temperature

Almost two thirds (59 percent) of UK employees say that the office temperature is a controversial topic amongst colleagues, with over half (52 percent) admitting that it causes regular arguments. Now new research conducted by Boiler Plan highlights the extreme lengths that some office workers are willing to go to in the …

9 Ways to Promote Your Marketing Content

Content only works, only influences potential customers, when those would-be customers can find it. Thus promotion is an important aspect of any content marketing campaign. In a sense, content marketing consists … The post 9 Ways to Promote Your Marketing Content appeared first on Practical Ecommerce. Source: Practical eCommerce Republished …

How Women Can Be Successful When Starting Their Own Businesses

All throughout history, there have been many great women that made leaps and strides to progress their gender. While there are still many workplaces and situations where men are granted more power, women have come an extremely long way. In fact, you might be surprised to learn that the month …

Five Things to Consider When Choosing an Accountant

If you’re a small business or sole trader and you’ve spent hours adding up your end of year accounts, filled out boring tax returns or have had the monthly grapple with payroll, you’ll know that tax can be taxing. As a small business owner or individual freelancer/contractor, the chances are …

Roi Calculator

Many company experts are saying that if you’re not already conducting online advertising, you need to begin by putting some online ads immediately. The consumer market is changing rapidly, and people that once read newspapers or looked in the phone book to discover a needed service now spend most of their time …

Far too few people cycle to work despite promotion and investment in infrastructure

In spite of the government investing £1.2 billion into cycling, new research claims that it is still only a few people who are cycling to work, with many citing nervousness about cycling in traffic as the reason. A survey of more than 7,600 UK adults published by Decathlon in the …

Digital marketing lessons from 4 health and wellness brands

Successful entrepreneurs know how important it is to keep an eye on other brands. Whether they’re in your industry or not, their efforts can offer valuable digital marketing lessons you can use for your own company. Here, we take a look at digital marketing lessons that can be learned from …

How 3 frozen dessert shops stay hot during the winter months

Why would we want to eat a frozen dessert during the winter months? In 2017, food resource website Spoon University made the not-so-scientific argument that winter is actually the best season to eat ice cream. The products are in stock at the grocery store, lines are nonexistent, and there’s no …

A new approach to office design is redefining our relationship with property

At the end of the 18th Century it was becoming apparent that overpopulation was something the human race would need to address for perhaps the first time. Advances in technology and the urbanisation that followed the Industrial Revolution had created a new set of challenges. These were most famously laid out …

Common tax scams targeting small business owners

This post was originally published on Jan. 28, 2015, and was updated on Feb. 20, 2019. Scam artists love preying on small businesses, but yours doesn’t have to be one of them. Here are the most prevalent tax scams targeting small businesses this tax season. Related: Understanding online security threats 6 …