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  • Instagram Launches IGTV to Rival YouTube
    by Dave Parrack on June 21, 2018 at 10:30 pm

    With 1 billion users now under its belt, Instagram has launched IGTV. Literally Instagram TV. This is the next stage of Instagram’s evolution, and an obvious attempt to compete with YouTube. And given Instagram’s meteoric rise, they may just pull it off. There have been rumors for weeks that Instagram was planning to move in on YouTube’s territory. And so it came to pass, with Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom unveiling IGTV at an event in San Francisco. And here’s what you need to know about IGTV… What Is Instagram TV? As detailed on the Instagram Blog, IGTV is Instagram’s take...Read the full article: Instagram Launches IGTV to Rival YouTub […]

  • 7 Myths About HTTPS and SSL Certificates You Shouldn’t Believe
    by Philip Bates on June 21, 2018 at 8:00 pm

    Take a look at the URL for this article and you’ll see that it starts with https. That “s” at the end means the connection between your device and this site is secure. On the web, secure connections are usually established using a secure sockets layer (SSL) certificate. These can be confusing, partly because there are many myths about them that you simply shouldn’t believe. Let’s debunk a few of the more common ones! Myth 1: “Only E-Commerce Sites Need SSL” You’ve probably heard that only sites requiring personal data need SSL certificates. It’s a fair assumption: after all, you...Read the full article: 7 Myths About HTTPS and SSL Certificates You Shouldn’t Believ […]

  • How to Catch and Remove Hidden LaunchDaemons and LaunchAgents on Mac
    by Rahul Saigal on June 21, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    Have you ever experienced these frustrations on your Mac? An app appears in the menu bar but not in your login items. Safari redirects to adware sites or changes its homepage without your permission. Unknown processes consume CPU in the background. Unfortunately, with these types of unexpected events, removing the app from login items isn’t enough to solve the problem. There are many underlying hidden components, and Apple doesn’t expose them in the typical macOS interface. We’ll show how you can monitor and take action against these hidden login items to troubleshoot unique Mac problems. Understanding the macOS Startup Routine...Read the full article: How to Catch and Remove Hidden LaunchDaemons and LaunchAgents on Mac […]

  • The 5 Best Free Stock Market Apps for Android and iOS
    by Brent Dirks on June 21, 2018 at 6:00 pm

    Investing in the stock market is a big part of the financial planning puzzle for almost everyone. It’s a great way to prepare for retirement or even just make some additional income. And technology has made it much easier for anyone to get started investing online. While taking a dive into the market might seem like a big step, especially for beginner investors, technology has made keeping up with specific stocks and the market in general much easier. Along with a number of financial sites, you can easily track the market on your smartphone or tablet with some great apps....Read the full article: The 5 Best Free Stock Market Apps for Android and iOS […]

  • What Being a Freelance Programmer Is REALLY Like: The Pros and Cons
    by Moe Long on June 21, 2018 at 5:00 pm

    Working as a freelance programmer offers many benefits. While some of the positives come from the flexible nature of the work, still others relate to programming specifically. However, as liberating as it might seem, freelance work isn’t always “Office Space.” Learn what being a freelance programmer is really like! The Pros of Freelance Programming When you operate on a freelance basis, you’ll appreciate many rewards. These range from flexible hours to high pay rate and the potential for remote work. Remote Work Rules As a freelance writer and editor, I work remotely. Sometimes this occurs in my home office (read:...Read the full article: What Being a Freelance Programmer Is REALLY Like: The Pros and Cons […]

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