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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
As many of you know, this week Groupon fired its chief executive believing that under new leadership the money-losing company will be able to make a turn around. According to Executive Chairman Eric Lefkofsky, the Chicago-based e-commerce site is “inches away from greatness.” I am sorry Eric but I do not see it unless Groupon’s […]