Business Vlog #2: Why I Deleted My Provider Accounts On All Freelance Websites

In this video I explain why I deleted my provider accounts on all freelance websites. These accounts include Upwork.com (Elance and Odesk), Guru.com, Freelancer.com and Zintro. There is more to the gig economy that you should consider before jumping in.

Business Vlog #1: End of 2018 Year Business Changes

Starting January 1, 2019, we will no longer offer test proctoring services for the Electronic Technicians Association (ETA) and the International Society of Certified Electronic Technicians (ISCET). Find out why we offered this service and why we are no longer doing so. Also find out how the now defunct ITT Technical Institute played a roll …

Heartbleed: Protect Your Data

If you typically ignore computer bug warnings and alerts this is one you should take seriously. It is called the Heartbleed bug and it is a hole in the secure connection between your computer and internet servers that you often query for information. Prior to the bug detection experts estimated that it affected more than …

Despite Flaw With iPhone’s iOS7, Use It

After feeling the pressure from law enforcement officials from many municipalities, Apple became the first major cell phone manufacturer to incorporate an anti-theft function (activation lock) in its operating system (OS). You may remember that I commented on the cell phone manufacturers and wireless providers resistance to help reduce cell phone theft (Opinion: Why Won’t …

Three Reasons Groupon Is Still In Trouble Even After Firing Its CEO