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By Anna Johansson
When it comes to modernization within the business world, digital transformation plays a significant role. The problem is that, in 2019, many businesses are finding digital transformation to be an insurmountable challenge that holds them back from future growth. To a large extent, the future of these companies depends on…
By Amanda Ryan
More businesses are choosing to use VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) as their primary communication tool, causing the industry to prosper. Research shows, by 2020, there will be approximately 204.8 billion corporate subscribers globally, and the industry will enjoy a revenue of $86.20 billion. With advancements in technology, the telecommunication…
By Michael Martinez
It wasn’t too long ago that journalists looked upon artificial intelligence and robots with disdain, warning that AI is hardly the bedrock of a free press and disparaging the story-creation technology as “robo-journalism.” But Swedish journalists have seemingly embraced the benefits of AI. The tech can be used to do…
By Larry Alton
Digital security is confusing to users. Experts don’t always agree on how to stay secure, and users don’t have time to figure it out. The security space is too complex to create an absolute standard set of rules to follow, although Google has come close. Many people believe maintaining application…
By Emma Megan
Source: Pexels Cybersecurity protects data which we save on the internet. This data could be our online banking information, medical or financial information, even our private photographs. However, cybersecurity is not always easy to implement. There are many challenges that come with access to the internet. Challenges of Cybersecurity Data…
By Donna Howard
  Web design is one of the most important things for any business to invest in and has explicit returns that can grant a business a new life in the internet age. Web design is always changing with trends and new traits that are taken from all forms of media and…
By Josh Harisson
There’s no doubt the app industry has been developing at a very fast pace since last year. 2019 has brought new solutions and more “sophisticated” ones are about to emerge. As a marketer or an app developer, you should be aware of the upcoming trends to adjust your professional strategy…
By Lori Cameron
As the tech revolution surges ahead in first world nations, a new player is emerging with the potential to surpass them all—Africa. It’s easy to see why. Africa has three advantages over developed nations when it comes to technological advancement.
By Larry Alton
If you’ve started using a virtual private network (VPN), you might notice that your internet speed is slower than usual—or at least, slower than you’d like it to be. This is sometimes an unfortunate byproduct of a VPN’s most important features, but it doesn’t have to negatively impact your online…
By Donna Howard
User experience (UX) design is becoming more and more important as the need to stay connected to your audience grows. In the past, it was easy for companies to set themselves apart in uncompetitive fields with little in the way of design. Nowadays, however, every industry across the board has…
By Anna Johansson
It’s no secret that artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning are a big deal. By some estimates, within 15 years, automated algorithms and robots could take over approximately 40 percent of global jobs available to humans today. If you’re in the computer science or computer engineering industry, news of this…
By Drew Hendricks
Your business data is your greatest asset. If the data were to disappear tomorrow, could you confidently say nothing would be affected at your business, and everything would continue to run smoothly? Or would you find yourself in a state of sheer panic? The mere fact that these questions cause…
By Ashley Lipman
  For something to be agile, it must be able to move quickly and easily. In other words, efficient and effective movement that’s adaptable to changing scenarios. As such, it’s not surprising that Agile is the name of the project management method that software developers flock toward. When a project…
By Anthony Coggine
When hiring a product manager the interview questions have to be pointed in order to highlight their skills in the field. Firstly, it is important to understand their experiences and gauge their knowledge. Ask questions about their time working in the industry and the methods they employed when running the…
By Drew Hendricks
There are many reasons why one may need multiple email accounts. In fact, it is best practice to separate your emails when you have an online presence. You can choose to have one for each, personal and work life. The separation of email accounts is an effective way to prevent sending emails…
By Larry Alton
A bumpy sales process makes it hard to close deals fast. Most of those bumps can be smoothed out by using software to streamline the process. Here are six software applications that can help: 1. Salesforce Salesforce is the ultimate tool for managing your sales process. Salesforce comes with an…
By Larry Alton
Starting and managing a business is easier today than it’s ever been before, thanks to the resources available to aspiring entrepreneurs. Even if you’re new to the realm of entrepreneurship, you can find countless articles, how-to guides, and perhaps most importantly, templates to help you create your business from scratch.…
By Ashley Lipman
This year, more and more organizations are expected to move from waterfall approaches to DevOps. DevOps is a relatively new term used to refer to the new system of agile infrastructure. It’s a lean approach to collaboration in which development and operations staff work together through all stages of the…
By Robert Kolaski
Ethical issues surrounding data such as data privacy and theft have been on the rise. Data security continues to be something that all companies put on the forefront of their activities. The war for cybersecurity has been ongoing: and it seems that it will be ongoing for a while. As…
By Drew Hendricks
A customer service representative is integral to any company in every industry. They are the face of the brand, the liaison between the corporation and the individual, and as such, every business’ future rests on their success. If you’re friendly, passionate about helping others, knowledgeable, and patient, then you might…
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   About the Authors
Michael Martinez, the editor of the Computer Society's Computer.Org website and its social media, has covered technology as well as global events while on the staff at CNN, Tribune Co. (based at the Los Angeles Times), and the Washington Post.
Lori Cameron is a Senior Writer for the IEEE Computer Society and currently writes regular features for Computer magazine, Computing Edge, and the Computing Now and Magazine Roundup websites. For over 20 years, she has been a professor of writing and literature at DeVry University, Long Beach, as well as a free-lance technical writer. Lori received a master of arts in English from the California State Polytechnic University in 1992, and a bachelor of arts in writing from Indiana Wesleyan University in 1988.
I am a professional blogger, writer, and researcher who contributes to a number of reputable online media outlets and news sources. A graduate of Iowa State University, I’m now a full-time freelance writer and business consultant. Currently, I write for Entrepreneur.com, HuffingtonPost.com, and Business.com, among others. In addition to journalism, technical writing and in-depth research, I’m also active in my community and spend weekends volunteering with a local non-profit literacy organization and rock climbing.