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Why your IT team needs to be involved during a merger

By Mary Branscombe on February 20, 2015

Is your company buying another business or, perhaps, being acquired by another organization? To avoid expensive mistakes and lengthy delays, make sure that the IT departments are communicating with each other during this process. Here are a few key things to keep in mind.


Your next tech job could be in one of these unexpected cities

By Stacy Warden on February 18, 2015

Looking to relocate? Here are some unlikely spots becoming tech hubs you should consider.


What to do when you’re stuck in a death march

By Dan Appleman on January 26, 2015

If you’ve ever been part of a death march, you know how absolutely miserable it can be. Here are a few tips to help you survive the next doomed-to-fail project.


Hollywood reality check: “Blackhat”

By Don Jones on January 20, 2015

The new “Blackhat” movie is a little fuzzy on facts, but it serves up one very relevant lesson to anyone in tech. Get a full update on the tech-packed movie here.


8 tech-related Wikipedia pages you must visit at least once

By Stacy Warden on January 15, 2015

In celebration of Wikipedia Day, we’ve rounded up eight tech-related pages you won’t want to miss. From one of the first open-world fantasy video games to a 2,000-year-old analog computer, these fascinating little nuggets will either leave you feeling inspired, puzzled or ready to conquer a really bizarre round of trivia.


How to deal with negative co-workers

By Stacy Warden on January 9, 2015

Negative co-workers can take a serious toll on your productivity. Before you have a breakdown, take heed of these tips to help you keep your cool.


Why company culture matters

By Keith Sparkjoy on January 6, 2015

Not sure if you’re getting involved with the right company? Here’s a list of questions to consider before you jump on board.


6 big dangers of micromanagement

By Jack Wallen on January 5, 2015

Micromanagement is one style of dealing with your team that you should avoid at all costs. Here are six big reasons why.


How to be successful in the New Year

By Stacy Warden on January 1, 2015

A new year means another opportunity to be more successful than ever before. These tips will help get you on the right track.


How to actually achieve your New Year’s resolutions in 2015

By Stacy Warden on December 29, 2014

Stop setting yourself up for failure with grand New Year’s resolutions. Instead, use these simple tips to help you stay on track.


5 expert tips for staying on top of your workload while traveling

By Stacy Warden on December 23, 2014

Need to work while you’re stuck traveling? We’ve got some expert advice that’s sure to help you stay on top of your game.


Gifts that will get your kids interested in programming

By Stacy Warden on December 19, 2014

Looking for the perfect holiday gift for the budding programmer? Here are some of our top picks for kids.


Survive holiday travel with these top tech tips

By Lindsay Lauck on December 18, 2014

Planning on traveling this holiday? Make sure you have these tools on hand before heading out.


7 ways to make each workday a little happier

By Stacy Warden on December 5, 2014

Just because you’re stuck in an office doesn’t mean you have to be bummed out about it. Here are seven smart ways to make each workday a little brighter.


Caution: Do not attempt Black Friday without these apps

By Stacy Warden on November 26, 2014

Despite an endless amount of online deals, Black Friday still dominates the holiday shopping scene. If you’re planning on battling the crowds this year, check out these apps first.


How to survive as the family tech support on Thanksgiving

By Greg Shields on November 25, 2014

Tired of spending your holidays tied up in family tech support? Try this one simple tip.


5 gadgets we’re thankful for in 2014

By Stacy Warden on November 24, 2014

Thanksgiving is a time to reflect on all the things we’re grateful for, and tech is high on our list. Here’s a list of five our favorite gadgets from 2014.


Angular 2.0: A new wave of AngularJS development

By K. Scott Allen on November 14, 2014

The recent news about AngularJS 2.0 has stirred a lot of controversy in the developer community. We take a look at the significance of this update and the future of Angular.


Best and worst VFX in horror movies

By Mark Masters on October 29, 2014

Visual effects hold the power to make any horror film ultra creepy or downright campy. Just in time for Halloween, we take a look at some of the scariest and silliest picks.


These geeky Halloween costumes prove that dressing up isn’t just for kids

By Stacy Warden on October 28, 2014

Need some last-minute costume inspiration? These geeky picks will help you love Halloween all over again.