Happy Birthday, Texting!

Monday, December 3rd was the 25th anniversary of the first text message. It's hard to believe texting is that old. My first cell phone, purchased in 2003, had the ability to text, but none of my friends had texting. Soon after that, texting took off, and I remember...

Bring Back the iPhone Headphone Jack

Scotty from Strange Parts might be my new favorite mad scientist. He recently took on the challenge of adding a headphone jack back into a newer iPhone. As most of us know, starting with the iPhone 7 Apple has decided to remove the headphone jack from the...

SmartLine’s Got Us Talking

Recently it has been announced that the web hosting company GoDaddy is launching a new service called SmartLine which will run through it’s respective app. SmartLine will allow their customers to create a company number to be used for their website. The...

Make Team Communication Easier with Technology

Office communication can be an absolute nightmare. Unless you work in the world's most efficient and technology-embracing office, you've been a part of a scenario like this: A deadline is quickly approaching. Maybe it's a print date for an ad or a blog post that needs...

Pinterest is a Visual Search Engine, Not a Social Network

First things first, is there anyone who legitimately used Pinterest as a social network? When my mom first started using the internet, she would send me links via Facebook Messenger non-stop. None of it was relevant to my life or interests, and when I...

File Organization and Debt

Web Designer File Organization and Debt Recently in our office a conversation has started based around the concepts of what is efficient file structure and organization. This conversation began...

Google’s New Feed Creates a More Personal Homepage

Content Marketing Specialist Google’s New Feed Creates a More Personal Homepage If you use the Google app on your mobile device, your feed is about to become more specific to you! Google, the tech...

Improve Your Work Day by Improving Yourself

Content Marketing Specialist Improve Your Work Day By Improving Yourself Time management. Productivity. They’re always hot topics and maybe something you struggle with, no matter how long you’ve...

Why Net Neutrality Matters

Content Marketing Specialist Why Net Neutrality Matters First things first, let’s address what Net Neutrality actually means. The simple version is that net neutrality laws are what prevents your...

Future of Social Media: Brain Machine Interface?  

Account Representative Brain-Machine Interface:  Next Big Thing?   What is the future of social media? Technology has evolved over the years with the goal of promoting ease and integration.  It was...

The GIF Turns 30

Content Marketing Specialist The GIF Turns 30 Ahh, the GIF. It feels like such an iconic piece of the last decade that it’s hard to believe it’s almost as old as I am. The GIF (Graphics...

4 Content Marketing Lessons to Learn from Netflix

Content Marketing Specialist Content Marketing Lessons to Learn from Netflix While all major companies have social media these days, it takes a special initiative to combine those efforts with...

Keep Your Website Safe and Secure

Content Marketing Specialist Keep Your Website Safe and Secure So you’ve got a brand new website. You’ve spent a lot of time and money getting exactly what your business or brand needs, and you’ve...

Google Docs Phishing Attack

Web Designer Google Docs Phishing Attack A new phishing attack has jumped into the spotlight this past week, and it goes by the name “Google Docs.” The way it spreads is via email - you will...

r/place the Collaborative Canvas

Web Designer r/place the Collaborative Canvas This past month Reddit unveiled their April Fools joke, r/place, the 1024 x 1024 pixel shared HTML 5 space that allowed users to place a pixel of...

Toot, Noot or Awoo

Web Designer Toot, Noot or Awoo It looks like Twitter has found itself a new rival. While it technically is not new Mastodon has been growing at a rapid pace for the last 6th months. While this...

Color Me Surprised

Web Designer Color Me Surprised Ever needed to create a design that had the same look or feeling as your favorite movie? I personally have but the trick is always getting the colors right. I...

Branding Mistakes Undermining Your Company’s Image

Content Marketing Specialist Branding Mistakes Undermining Your Company’s Image “We are a brand new company and we don’t have name recognition yet, so I don’t understand why I can’t just do...

Amazon’s Typo Crash

Web Designer Amazon's Typo Crash On March 2nd a vast majority of the internet came to a grinding halt. I for one found myself bumbling through the general procedure of trying to figure out what...

Server Bug Leaks User Data

Web Designer Server Bug Leaks User Data You know those emails politely suggesting that you should change your password? They arrive in your inbox for a reason. That reason is usually that...

Oh How Computer Viruses Have Grown Up

Web Designer Oh How Computer Viruses Have Grown Up Computer viruses have come a long way, from their humorous beginnings with viruses such as the Creeper virus which would display the words, “IM...