Why You Need a Mobile App For Your Small Business

Many small business owners think that mobile apps are only necessary for large brands. However, as an ever-increasing number of people are using their mobile devices to surf the web having a mobile app makes good sense for any business, regardless of its size.

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Many small businesses today have their own mobile apps including mom and pop corner stores, coffee shops, beauty salons and even dental practices. All these businesses are one step ahead of the crowd when it comes to marketing so you’d better get on board as well. Here are some compelling reasons why mobile app development is a big deal in the world of small business and why you should have your own dedicated mobile app. Continue reading Why You Need a Mobile App For Your Small Business

You can now play video games in Facebook Messenger

The news confirmed already long: Facebook Messenger was to update with new possibilities. And there have recently included games. Thus, thanks to the latest patch released for instant messaging client now we can play a game with our contacts without the need to stop talking. Quite comfortable.

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The service, for now, is limited to a single game: Doodle Draw. However, it will allow us to test the stability of the new system while we wait for more news and projects. If you want to check it out, you just have to go to the Utilities section in the own Facebook Messenger. Yes, the title must be downloaded individually. Continue reading You can now play video games in Facebook Messenger

What is a Gantt Chart for Project Management?

Project management is the process by which it plans, directs and controls the development of a system with an acceptable cost and within a minimum period of time specified.

Among the main reasons why you might fail a project, is the fact that analysts do not respect or are not familiar with the tools and techniques of analysis and system design, as well this may have poor management and project management. Continue reading What is a Gantt Chart for Project Management?

YouTube Kids, in trouble for inappropriate content

As you know, Youtube Kids is a version of Youtube dedicated to the youngest members of the house. The application can be downloaded from Google Play Store, giving the ability to access content for children completely free of charge. However, the fact that the users who uploaded the material may also lead to problems.

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The inappropriate content has not done much to expect. According to The Wall Street Journal, it has been a few days ago when content has been detected “extremely disturbing and/or potentially dangerous for children”. The alarms have jumped because it is elements that could seriously harm the children to see. Continue reading YouTube Kids, in trouble for inappropriate content

BitTorrent Bleep, a very secure messaging service

Recently it released an alpha version of a new messaging system called Bleep developed by BitTorrent, Inc. Surely many will think that we have many messaging systems for smartphones, but this is different, because it does not save the information in any central server, since it uses the entire network of devices that make up what we call the Torrent to reach the user messages. The company judges that they do not keep any data that being sent.

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To use the messaging application Bleep, just we have to download the version for our device from the app store. The registration therein is not necessary, so we can use it anonymously. But if we want to import contacts or invite others, then if an application prior to registration will be required. There will also be a whisper mode, which automatically deletes the message from the device which was sent. Continue reading BitTorrent Bleep, a very secure messaging service

Internet Explorer will receive a very important security update

About Project Spartan we have spoken on the odd occasion. This is the web browser that will replace Internet Explorer in Windows 10. Microsoft Edge (its new name) is a program redesigned from scratch that will allow that we sail across the network in a secure way and without dangers. Internet Explorer seems to be forgotten.

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Well, not really. Microsoft does not want to leave lying to it has been for years one of its flagship products. Currently there are several people working on it, which means it still has enough life. In fact, the company has confirmed that it is preparing a very important security update that will improve the application. Continue reading Internet Explorer will receive a very important security update

15 Project Management Quotes to Live By

Project management can be tiresome or at a point of time you may even think to stop working for the project as they become so complicated to deal with. But the good news is that there are a lot of support functions that can help you carry on the project with a great motivation.

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There are a lot of quotes that will help you follow the project rigorously and make you feel the motivation from inside. There are a several quotes that can take away the mental block that we have inside us and stop us from going forward. They are very positive energy producing quotes and they give push to run a long way through the toughest project we would ever be going through. Continue reading 15 Project Management Quotes to Live By

Layout, Instagram application to create mosaics

Instagram, the social network where you can share images, has just launched Layout, an application that allows us to attach multiple photos to create a mosaic. The truth is that there are many apps that we find in the app stores that offer this feature, but Instagram has decided to launch his own. Layout is simple and has no advertising, something we often find ourselves in applications.

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Just have to select the photos we have on our device, or make a catch with Photo Booth option, then use them in the creation of our mosaic. The application allows us to zoom in on images, drag, position them wherever we like, invert or rotate to create the desired effect. The maximum number of pictures that we can include it will be nine images for collage. Continue reading Layout, Instagram application to create mosaics

Periscope: Doing streaming video on Twitter

The streaming video on Twitter is a feature we’ve been waiting for many years. Some services have approached it, but the truth is that they had some limitations, in the end, did no more than tarnish the final result. However, since the company has learned a lot, and have recently announced the availability of Periscope, a feature that help to broadcast digital content on the social network.

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We should note that Periscope was bought in January by Twitter, so you only have had to make some changes to get everything ready. In fact, they are implemented some features that will help to enhance the service. For example, we can chat and save our videos for later viewing. Continue reading Periscope: Doing streaming video on Twitter

Gmail allows to send money via email

Well, we must say that we have found it a bit confusing and weird concept, but if we look carefully it makes enough sense. And it is that Gmail has launched, for now only in the UK, a program that will allow us to send money via email using the Google Wallet platform. As we know, it is a project that allows shopping, for example, in Google Play Store.

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Send money is quite simple. The only thing we have to do will be to begin to write a new email and then click on the attachments bar (the symbol of the British pound, more specifically) to “include” the amount of money we want. To give the send button we will have enough for the recipient to receive the desired amount. Continue reading Gmail allows to send money via email