Last year around this time, we asked a few members of our executive team to fire up their crystal balls and tell us what they saw in the mists of 2018’s tech future. Now it’s time to take a look back and see how right (or wrong) they were, which things came out of the … Continue reading Revisiting 2018’s Tech Trends
An app that can diagnose skin cancer? Software that predicts the length of your hospital stay? These were just a few of the apps in the running for the Namecheap Innovation Award. MedHacks is organized by students at the renowned Johns Hopkins University. It’s billed as ‘the world’s premier medical hackathon’. Participants are challenged to … Continue reading MedHacks: How 800 Students Built Health-Related Apps
Lately, we’ve witnessed the remarkable explosion of Bitcoin. This cryptocurrency, once thought to be an all-but-failed experiment in decentralizing money and trade, has made a big comeback in recent months. With it has emerged a new term: the Blockchain. Having a relatively solid grasp on the concept of Bitcoin already, I assumed that the idea … Continue reading How I Learned to Stop Worrying & Love the Blockchain
The tech world is always changing and progressing, and those of us who work in it know we have to stay on our toes to keep up. Honestly, though, we’d be lying if we said we didn’t love it. We recently had the chance to ask the Namecheap Executive Team about their professional views on … Continue reading Tech Trends to Watch in 2018
Google’s New Life as a Minimalist: Part Two In Part One of this series, Cindy Krum explored the core principles of the modern Minimalist movement and applied those concepts to Google. Specifically, she examined why and how Google began work on Mobile-First Indexing, a new way to organize and rank indexed content. In Part Two, she … Continue reading How Google Eliminated the Excess in the Index
Google’s New Life as a Minimalist: Part One Google’s transition to Mobile-First Indexing takes many of its cues from the popular Minimalist movement. In this two-part series by Cindy Krum, we will look at changes in Google’s search engine indexing through the lens of this creative framework. With a better understanding of this new processes, … Continue reading Insights into Google’s Mobile-First Indexing
All businesses benefit from assistance from time to time. From a coffee run to invoicing, business owners love to be able to outsource some of the workload to someone else. But what if that someone else was Artificial Intelligence? Skeptics’ fears of AI range from it becoming too powerful to the exact opposite—that it is … Continue reading How About a Robotic Assistant For Your Business?