Online reviews are a big business today. Some companies are even going as far as paying $200 for fake reviews to paint their businesses in a good light for online advertising and improve SEO. Unfortunately, fake reviews and soliciting some types of reviews can be counterproductive for businesses. So how can companies overcome these challenges and still beat competitors when marketing on the web?
Last year the U.S. government demanded Google serve up data on its users over 31,000 times. Almost all requests were delivered and warrants for the information were rare.
Google warns that it has seen a 70% increase in this activity and admits it has complied with requests for emails and search data in 88% of cases.
The friendship between Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak shaped into a business partnership that would own and operate one of the most powerful technological companies today: Apple. But where did they first begin? What would be their campaign that would forever change landscape of Silicon Valley? Was it found during their early collegiate experience? In a sense, yes…
Google is set to seriously disrupt the tech world and advertising industry with Glass. So will it be the end of the iPhone for good and what other lessons are here for business owners?
What does the future hold for entrepreneurs and their businesses and foreign cyber-attacks? A new report showing evidence of "an unrelenting cyber espionage campaign linked to the Chinese government" that has been going on for years has the Obama administration considering possible fines against the Asian superpower and others.
Is this the end of cash for good?
Many forms of technology are pushing trends this way. The government wants more control over the flow of money, banks are restricting ATM withdrawals and online payment platforms, and mobile payment services are becoming easier and more fashionable to use.
Snowpocalypse is bearing down on the Northeast and thousands of flights are being cancelled. Do you have the toll free helpline numbers you need?
The giant blizzard beginning to hammer the Northeast could dump three feet of snow across the area in a matter of hours. The National Weather Service in Massachusetts advises everyone in the region to get "Wherever you need to get to, get there by Friday afternoon, and don't plan on leaving".
Some small U.S. businesses are set to experience massive growth in revenues this year. What do they know that the rest don't and how have they equipped themselves to grow so fast in these lean times?
It isn't just cloud storage and sharing tech like Dropbox killer Transporter that's reshaping the business landscape: Internet speeds and innovative local government programs aimed at attracting workers and businesses are set to have a major impact too…
Technology trends are changing far faster than even many geeks can keep up with. Here are five devices you won't want to be seen holding by the end of the year and one tech trend you can't live without…
1. Rugged Laptops
The rugged laptop has quickly gone the way of the stainless brief case. Evolve a little and look out for rugged tablets instead.
2. Microsoft Surface