8 New & Updated Google My Business Features for Local SEO

Google has rolled out several new features and attributes in Google My Business (GMB) since the Coronavirus began. If you’re running a local business, you need to know about those updates so you can get the most out of the platform. In this article, we’ll check out 10 recent changes to Google My Business thatContinue reading “8 New & Updated Google My Business Features for Local SEO”

Musk: Starlink will hit 300Mbps and expand to “most of Earth” this year

Starlink broadband speeds will double to 300Mbps “later this year,” SpaceX CEO Elon Musk wrote on Twitter yesterday. SpaceX has been telling users to expect speeds of 50Mbps to 150Mbps since the beta began a few months ago. Musk also wrote that “latency will drop to ~20ms later this year.” This is no surprise, as SpaceX promisedContinue reading “Musk: Starlink will hit 300Mbps and expand to “most of Earth” this year”

9 things you didn’t know you could do with Microsoft OneNote to improve your productivity

When it comes to digital note-taking apps, Microsoft OneNote checks all the boxes. It’s reliable and fairly intuitive, and works seamlessly across devices, no matter if you’re a Windows user, a Mac user, or both. In a nutshell, OneNote works like a physical notebook with cloud-based perks. Beyond being able to organize and capture digital notes, youContinue reading “9 things you didn’t know you could do with Microsoft OneNote to improve your productivity”

Apple’s new way to unlock your iPhone with an Apple Watch works even when you cover most of your face

Apple will soon let you unlock your iPhone as long as you’re wearing an Apple Watch. That means it will be a lot easier to unlock your phone while wearing a mask, which you currently have to remove for Face ID to work. The feature will launch sometime this spring when Apple rolls out iOS 14.5 forContinue reading “Apple’s new way to unlock your iPhone with an Apple Watch works even when you cover most of your face”

Big Windows 10 update just made working from home better – here’s how

The next big Windows 10 update will roll out performance improvements that support remote work and security. Microsoft officially confirmed the update to Windows 10, version 21H1, is coming this spring in a blog post. The company traditionally releases two major Windows updates per year. The 21H1 edition follows an October 2020 update and precedes a huge overhaulContinue reading “Big Windows 10 update just made working from home better – here’s how”

Google bringing Material Design to the web in a significant way with WordPress plugin

Most people primarily experience Material Design in Android apps, while web adoption is mostly limited to Google’s first-party sites. A new Material Design for WordPress plugin, which Google currently calls an experiment, possibly opens up the look to many more pages and blogs. This experimental plugin and theme lets you customize your site’s colors and icons to alignContinue reading “Google bringing Material Design to the web in a significant way with WordPress plugin”

Starlink vs. 5G: Which Could Be the Better Home Internet Service?

Reports indicate that Americans are clearly interested in both SpaceX’s Starlink and 5G broadband as potential home internet services. But so far it’s unclear which option has more appeal compared to traditional cable broadband. Some reports show Americans are more interested in Starlink, while others indicate most people are unsure if they would use one over the other,Continue reading “Starlink vs. 5G: Which Could Be the Better Home Internet Service?”

Serious WordPress plugin security flaw puts thousands of sites at risk of attack

Wordfence has discovered three vulnerabilities in the popular WordPress plugin Responsive Menu that could have exposed over 100,000 sites to takeover attacks. Of these vulnerabilities, one is tracked as critical with a CVSS score of 9.9, another is tracked as high with a score of 8.8 and the third vulnerability is tracked as medium with a score ofContinue reading “Serious WordPress plugin security flaw puts thousands of sites at risk of attack”

iOS 14.5 Beta Directs ‘Safe Browsing’ Traffic in Safari Through Apple Server Instead of Google to Protect Personal User Data

Starting with iOS and iPadOS 14.5, Apple will proxy Google’s “Safe Browsing” service used in Safari through its own servers instead of relying on Google as a way to limit which personal data Google sees about users. Safari on iOS and iPadOS includes a built-in feature called “Fraudulent Website Warning.” As Apple describes it, having theContinue reading “iOS 14.5 Beta Directs ‘Safe Browsing’ Traffic in Safari Through Apple Server Instead of Google to Protect Personal User Data”

Microsoft Teams just added two new apps to boost your productivity

Microsoft has unveiled two new Power Apps to add to its Teams online collaboration package, with Bulletins and Milestones arriving as line-of-business applications for Dataverse for Teams.  The Bulletins and Milestones apps are built on the Power Platform, and so can be extended using the low-code platform within Teams to tailor the apps to eachContinue reading “Microsoft Teams just added two new apps to boost your productivity”

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