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Small Business Tools and Technology

Equipping articles offer you all the information you need to outfit your small business for success by helping you navigate through all of the “stuff” it takes to run a business. The articles here will help you to keep abreast of current technology and guide you in ways to make your place of work more functional and efficient.

Top 10 Best-Selling iOS App Store Games

With nearly 2 million apps on offer, the iOS app store is the second largest official mobile app store in the world. Many of those apps are games--some free, some paid, and some free, but with in-app purchases. The app store offers a massive choice of games, catering to all tastes, but there are some games that prove more popular than others, and Apple regularly releases a list … [Read more...]

Protecting Your Industrial Equipment With Hard Chrome Plating

Running a business in the industrial sector is lucrative and tough. Tough meaning the machines and parts industrial business deals with have to be tough to carry the burden of all the pressure put on the machines for production. It is important to buy reliable machines that can carry the load that the machines are asked to perform. It is also important to have reliable strong … [Read more...]

Tools and Apps for Boosting Your Productivity

Life is always messy. Being organized and staying on track with an endless to-do list can be a daunting task. It's easy to feel like you're not getting anything done if all your info is scattered across numerous notebooks, email addresses, and online tools. Fortunately, there are more options for getting work done and remaining on track than the popularized Microsoft Office … [Read more...]

7 Technology Trends Businesses Should Pay Attention To

Technology for business is always changing. Companies that can stay out ahead of the curve will tend to be more profitable than those who do not. It helps to be well-informed and nimble in order to incorporate the latest technology into your daily business operations. With that in mind, here are some technology trends to be aware of and to consider adding to your business in … [Read more...]

Software Companies Need to Design for the Constraints of the SMB

I’ve been in the software industry for 25 years, with most of that time dedicated to supporting and helping clients in the small and mid-sized business (SMB) sector. It’s a sector of the economy I love for many reasons. For starters, it’s a key source for much of the innovation we see today in technology. I often speak with entrepreneurs who, prior to founding their companies, … [Read more...]

Are We Witnessing the Death of Manual Material Handling?

According to the predictive reports of the material handling equipment market, its projected value is expected to rise dramatically in the following years, reaching as high as over $40 billion by 2025. The main reason for that sudden increase in demand for material handling equipment is the rise of manufacturing activities in various industry areas. Another important factor … [Read more...]

How Small Businesses Can Improve Their Security for Free

Cyber-criminals are constantly hungry for valuable personal data. They can infiltrate databases and steal sensitive information, like customer details, employee records, credit card numbers, corporate secrets, and software codes. This can be damaging for businesses of any size, but for small organizations, in particular, it could be catastrophic. The UK Government’s Cyber … [Read more...]

6 Real-World Applications of Node.js

Since its initial release in 2009, Node.js has been used by leading technology companies like Microsoft, IBM, Netflix, and PayPal in developing a variety of software products. As a JavaScript runtime environment, Node.js allows front-end web developers to build and execute their website code on a server, thus reducing development time and effort. A 2018 Node.js User Survey … [Read more...]

Top 10 Motivations for Using ASP.NET in Enterprise Setup

ASP.Net (Active Server Pages.Net), developed by Microsoft, is a robust framework for building rich and dynamic web sites and applications. Ever since its launch, ASP.Net has gained popularity among web developers and programmers. This is because of the explicit advantages the framework offers. As major corporate houses hire developers who can harness the potential of this web … [Read more...]