6 Ways to Perfect the Online Presence of Your Business in 2021

There are around 1.95 billion websites on the internet. This means there are 1.95 billion online businesses out there who want the same thing as you: the attention of their customers. The competition might not be direct but that doesn’t mean it’s not there. At the end of the day, the more time they spend…

DDoS Can Cripple a Blockchain, What Does This Mean to the Cryptocurrency Ecosystem

Over two decades old, blockchain has become the actual foundation for mining, security, and the creation of cryptocurrency. It is dependable, trusted, and widely used for multiple forms of digital currency around the world. DDoS Can Cripple a Blockchain Merely due to its digital nature, blockchain is susceptible to attack and exploitation. One of the…

5 Tips to Improve Your Digital Marketing Efforts

Digital marketing is an ever-growing part of business success. According to Statista, in February 2020, U.S. marketing executives were devoting a whopping 13.2% of their company’s revenue toward marketing budgets. The allotted budget spend was up from an average of 7% to 10% in previous years. The statistics website also reiterated that digital marketing continues…

5 Lessons to Learn from the Fastly and Akamai Outages

Fastly, one of the Internet’s many critical components experienced an outage on June 8th that took some of the most prominent websites online — well, offline. Then, almost two weeks later, Akamai, one of the largest global content delivery networks, also stumbled — taking out online systems for airlines, banks, and stock exchanges worldwide. Lessons…

Startups Should Start Saying Goodbye to .com, .net and .org Domain Extensions

Domain names — the focal point of the internet. There is no doubt the existence of a big-three-domains consisting of the .com, .org and .net. These three reign supreme. For over 30 years, these domain extensions have been used to house some of the internet’s most recognized websites. But with each passing year, these three…

Will Venture Capital Firms Investment Spree in Tech Continue?

Venture capital (VC) firms are continuing to pour money into tech firms even as startups consider alternative funding mechanisms. According to a report from Pitchbook, this trend includes a record-breaking increase in pharma and biotech investments. Business-to-business (B2B) tech, business-to-consumer (B2C) tech, and FinTech maintain the momentum that began in late 2020. Will Venture Capital…

Why Context is Crucial to Successful Edge Computing

The very nature of technology innovation lends itself to the types of buzzwords and jargon that can often impede people’s understanding of the technologies themselves. These buzzwords range from metaphorical, but ultimately easy-to-understand, terms like “cloud;” to downright literal terms like “Internet of things.” Somewhere in between is where we get terms like “edge computing,”…