The ink on Microsoft's planned acquisition of Activision Blizzard hasn't even dried, and yet the software giant is already making some blockbuster announcements.
Companies make acquisitions for a host of reasons. Sometimes it’s about filling a hole in a product road map, or expanding market share, or finding good people.
Finding the right company to acquire takes special talent. But once the deal is through, it takes skill and a deft hand to integrate the acquired company smoothly into the mothership without losing key talent or making its staff feel like they have gone from building something great to being cogs in a huge machine.
Did you know that you have more control over the data that websites store on you than ever before? Google Chrome is packed with privacy tools—like allowing you to delete all the data a website stores on you, unlike before, where you could only delete individual website cookies.
In the summer of 2020, TikTok set aside $200 million to pay U.S. creators in what it called a “creator fund.” This wasn’t a common practice at the time. The more seasoned platform YouTube paid creators by distributing funds through its partner program, established in 2007, which enables revenue sharing on the advertisements that play on creators’ uploads.
You've heard that you shouldn't open PayPal, your bank account and possibly even your email inbox while using public Wi-Fi. But what are the actual risks?
While most Linux distributions are general-purpose, some specialized distros are bundled with certain types of research software. After all, the history of Linux began in research labs, and today Linux powers the servers and workstations of the world's biggest research organizations.
So, you’ve decided to take your photography to the next level and create a website. Congratulations!
Micromanagement prevents employees from reaching their full potentials at work. In trying to control every detail about how workers perform their duties, managers or employees kill their productivity.
In November 2021, YouTube removed the public dislike count from all of its videos. While creators can still see the number of dislikes within YouTube Studio, viewers can now only see how many likes a video has received.
No employee likes getting a negative performance review. Apart from the stress that comes with learning that your job might be on the line, it’s also devastating to find out that your boss isn’t too happy with your work.
Thunderbird continues to rule its space among desktop-based email clients. The interface has evolved and offers you a range of customization options. When Mozilla migrated from XUL and XPCOM extension system to WebExtension, it was only a matter of time before Thunderbird switched over as well.
Technology is evolving at a rapid pace, and programming has become a part of every IT professional's repertoire. In order to stay abreast of these changes, it's essential for analysts to upgrade their skill sets. From data engineering courses to cloud-specific specializations, there's a certification for everyone out there.
If you intend to share your Android smartphone with other people, whether they're friends, family, or colleagues, it's a good idea to set up additional profiles or enable the guest mode.
Just bought an Oculus Quest 2? You’re ready to enter the world of VR with no wires and tons of great games.