WhatsApp is by far the world's most popular messaging platform. With over 1.5 billion active users, the Facebook-owned service is one that businesses can't ignore as a potential connection point to customers. The main premise of WhatsApp Business is that it allows organizations to quickly message with current and possible...
Growing up in a small Oklahoma town, Zach Bunn knew early that for his favorite hobby to grow, there needed to be a community. Like many preteens in the '90s, Bunn caught Pokemon fever and spent afternoons slinging trading cards with his friends in an epic battle of pocket...
People have an aversion to change. It can prevent growth, feed risk aversion and hold people back. This puts businesses in a precarious situation when it's time to rebrand and embrace a more modern version of the company – customers have already developed an emotional connection to your brand...
Think testing new products is all fun and games? Think again. As the popularity and complexity of video games continues to increase in the United States, there's a need for dedicated, detail-oriented video game testers. Game testers fill the same rule as other quality assurance (QA) software developers: They ensure...
Suppose you are getting ready to take a physics test. Everything is set—but wait! Your calculator battery died. What do you do? If you're extra crafty, you could grab an LED (light-emitting diode) and use it to get your calculator to function again. I know this seems crazy, but it's true. In fact, I...
THE DEEPENING SAGA of the US government’s campaign against Chinese tech company Huawei intensified this week, with Huawei filing a lawsuit in Texas alleging that the government’s ban of Huawei equipment is “illegal” and based on propaganda, not facts. The case may not have much of a chance legally, but it underscores...
In an effort to expand the national tech talent pipeline, Walmart has announced a $3 million investment to support national nonprofit Girls Who Code. The money will be used to help the organization administer summer immersion programs in Northwest Arkansas and across the country. Walmart said the financial support is an...
Social media influencers can do wonders for your small business. These individuals have a large and engaging following on social media. If you find the right influencers, they can legitimize your company, increase brand recognition and boost sales. "Social media influencers include bloggers, experts in their fields, celebrities and more,"...
Microsoft launched Microsoft 365 Business, an all-in-one productivity suite built for businesses with 300 or fewer employees, in 2017. For $20 per user per month, businesses that subscribe to Microsoft 365 Business will be automatically upgraded to Windows 10 Pro and get access to everything included in Office 365,...
The social media service Twitter is believed to have suspended thousands of accounts for being automated bots, or for other policy violations, drawing outcry from fringe conservative media figures who lost followers in the move. Many of these figures, such as pro-Trump host Bill Mitchell and white nationalist Richard Spencer,...