"Why buy the cow when the milk is free?" is a question that one usually
doesn't associate with high-tech. However, it's an appropriate question to
ask the executives at Apple right now.
Apple's latest iPhones come with a new operating system with
state-of-of-the-art features. Although this operating system is
unimaginatively named iOS 7, it's definitely a "must have" for people who
want to stay on the bleeding edge of the technological revolution.
However, old school iPhone users can get the exact same operating system on
their mobile devices without spending a dime. The new version of iOS will
work on iOS equipment dating back to 2010. Devices eligible for the upgrade
include the iPhone 4, the iPad 2, and the iPod Touch that was released at the
end of last year.
So where is the incentive to spend the money on a new device? There isn't
one, apparently. Even Apple's... (more)
You would be hard pressed to find an existing business that does not pay its
employees or contractors using some method of online payroll system. Even
those that process freelancer payments through Paypal or Dwolla are issuing
online payments to their workers.
There are still businesses out there, however, that are looking for someone
to handle their payroll tasks for them. Whether it's a new business, an
organization that's moving away from paper checks to an online system, or a
firm looking to make a change in who handles it for them, there are ways to
make sure that the chose... (more)
After losing roughly 25 percent of its search visibility on Google, Expedia's
CEO Dara Khosrowshahi stated the importance of knowing what's going on when
it comes to SEO practices.
In a conference call, Khosrowshahi explained, "We look at all of our
practices in Google, our SEM practices. We make sure that the content on from
our side is great, our SEO practices, et cetera, and we're constantly
auditing them and making sure that our practices are industry leaders. So
really, that's the only comment I'll make. Google's a big partner. We
continue to grow with them. And from a long... (more)
Data management is undergoing a major shift as more and more enterprises are
discovering the benefits of Big Data and venturing headfirst into a dynamic
new era of innovation and data explosion. Today, there are more opportunities
for businesses to gain insights from valuable data than ever before, but they
must embrace change to do so.
Organizations across the world are embracing this change and beginning to
implement Big Data programs. However, with an overwhelming array of moving
pieces to consider, some remain puzzled as to where to start. Well, here's
some valuable advice o... (more)
While playing games like Grand Theft Auto and Mario Kart aren't going to
count for required driving courses, the simple answer is yes: You can learn
to drive online. Technology is making life simpler in a number of ways, from
cloud storage to WordPress helping just about anyone build their own website.
Learning to drive online is a natural extension, and is even encouraged by
the DMV. However, it's all about choosing the right online driving school and
having devices that complement your unique needs.
Taking a driving course online might be the only option for some people, such