MIT Providing Free Online Courses on Game Design

MITx: Design and Development Courses Want to learn how to build and develop the newest educational technology? MIT is now offering an active 6-week free course that culminates to a KickStarter Project upon your completion. There are no tests, no grades, but rather a large more complex group project where you and your team, will develop a new educational technology towards the end. Great opportunity to learn at home and while receiving an ivy league eduction from...
Hacking a big danger for small businesses

Hacking a big danger for small businesses

Computer Security News The Associated Press just posted an article that brings this important point home. Hacking doesn’t just effect large companies like: Target, JPMoragan Chase and even Home Depot. If effects you and your business directly. “The costs associated with computer and website attacks can run well into the thousands and even millions of dollars for a small company. Many small businesses have been attacked — 44 percent, according to a 2013 survey by the National Small Business Association, an advocacy group. Those companies had costs averaging $8,700.” (read...
Facebook Launches Local Awarness

Facebook Launches Local Awarness

“With local awareness ads, businesses can quickly and easily find new customers by showing ads to groups of people who are near that business’s neighborhood. Local awareness ads are built to be more cost-effective than traditional advertising channels like newspaper while offering more precise targeting and greater reach. We think they’re the best way for local businesses to reach people near them, and the best way for people who use Facebook to discover more useful things in their area.”...