A new browser plug-in tries to solve a common problem online—extracting text embedded in an image—and gets pretty close. Also: All the inspiration you need in a single viral clip.
Associations big and small are up for a Webby Award this year, and you can vote for them, too. Also: how one event planner turned a keynote panel into a learning opportunity—and quickly.
A new report draws direct comparisons between the ripple effects that led to the 2008 financial crisis and the current state of the internet. The goal? To get officials, both within organizations and beyond them, to see the bigger picture when tackling cybersecurity.
Facebook is always changing, but for associations, that may not be a good thing. Plus: An opportunity to learn some ins and outs of great content. Is Facebook becoming pay-to-play for associations looking to reach out to members and nonmembers alike? Two industry experts offer their insights in today’s Social Media Roundup. Time to Change […]
While public officials approve of the mobile industry's move to offer free software that allows users to disable stolen smartphones, some say the CTIA's plan should be opt-out, not opt-in.
Heart beating fast enough yet? Last week's disclosure of the Heartbleed bug caught a lot of people's attention, especially in the IT department. There's a lot we can take from this incident, even after your pulse drops back to normal.
An exploit that's being called one of the worst security issues in the history of the internet was discovered this week. And if you run a website that uses SSL encryption, there's a chance it probably affects you. Here's what you need to know.
According to a new study by tech consulting firm Capgemini, the decision to hold onto out-of-date technology can cause major problems with efficiency—and firms without strong legacy technology often have tech needs that better match their business goals.
Twitter takes a page from Facebook’s playbook and gives profiles a new look. Also: A new online security threat emerges. For those of you who are dissatisfied with the way Twitter looks, take heart! A revamp is headed your way. If you were happy, let’s hope you like the way Facebook looks. Plus: A new […]
Roughly two weeks away from arguments in the anticipated Supreme Court case, industry groups from across the spectrum have wildly differing opinions on the validity of Aereo's model, but most agree the results could have a big impact.