Paperless Pipe-Dream – Are We Missing the Point

The typically inquisitive mind cannot help but follow this world’s current affairs, even if only on a small scale where you pick up little bits and pieces of what’s going on in the world through the evening news, online, or just by chatting to people about the current affairs. One thing you’ll have undoubtedly picked up though is that trends come and go, particularly those which seem to grab the entire world by storm. What’s the hottest piece in the news fades away into the background rather quickly, only to be long forgotten as a new fad takes the world by storm. Continue reading “Paperless Pipe-Dream – Are We Missing the Point” »

How to Win at the Stock Image Publishing Game

I discussed how your images can earn you some money in a previous post and feel that the topic of stock image publishing should be revisited, this time with more of a focus on getting ahead in what is essentially becoming a very competitive sphere. With thousands of people realising just how easy it can be to upload a few of their pictures and earn some good money through each download on platforms like Shutterstock, iStockPhoto, Shotshop, etc., it’s becoming a rather competitive market, but there are some basic fundamentals you can effect to make sure your images stand out firstly, but perhaps most importantly, are so-called “money images” — those images which people want to use as stock imagery. Continue reading “How to Win at the Stock Image Publishing Game” »

Keeping Your Company’s Data Safe: 5 Policies to Implement Immediately

When you think about the possibility of an organization being able to secure their information, then you are already thinking about risk management. And, when you consider the amount of crimes that are coming out each and every day that negatively affect the organization or that could represent a threat to your operations, then you need to think about just what policies your company needs to put in right off of the bat. Whether you are large or small, you have to have the proper checks to protect your business from outside threats. Continue reading “Keeping Your Company’s Data Safe: 5 Policies to Implement Immediately” »

The Most Challenging Web Application Development Projects

If you’ve gone through a computer science lesson on any level, whether the subject was one of the modules in your formal academic course or if you raced through some coding tutorials, examples and exercises you came across online, one thing is for certain — you feel empowered. You feel as if having gotten the basics, you perhaps have an idea for an application to develop which could perhaps change the way some or other task is done for the better and hopefully even generate you a good sum of money while even a small segment of the market finds it useful enough to make good use of. Continue reading “The Most Challenging Web Application Development Projects” »