Category: Test

My team used to suck at meetings, but now people are begging us to share our secret sauce 0

My team used to suck at meetings, but now people are begging us to share our secret sauce

Think you hate meetings? My colleagues and I were so sick of them that we teamed up with Chelsea Handler to build an excuse generator. Can you guess what one of the main use...

From PMP to Agile and JIRA, this is your complete guide to running projects the right way 0

From PMP to Agile and JIRA, this is your complete guide to running projects the right way

While many who shepherd the business world’s most important initiatives are trained and credentialed as bonafide project managers, just as many workers find projects heaped upon them — whether they have the training or...

Paying for a service doesn’t guarantee it won’t sell your data 0

Paying for a service doesn’t guarantee it won’t sell your data

In the wake of Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica scandal and congressional hearings, there’s a palpable sense that the pressure slowly building around online data security is about to finally catapult us into uncharted territory. The...

You can’t achieve long term profits without knowing how your employees feel 0

You can’t achieve long term profits without knowing how your employees feel

Does your company get a good return on all the time and money it invests in leadership development? Despite the millions spent on developing leaders, many employees — perhaps even most — are disengaged...

How cryptography enables online shopping, cloud tech, and the blockchain 0

How cryptography enables online shopping, cloud tech, and the blockchain

What do the Gallic Wars and online shopping have in common? The answer, believe it or not, is cryptography. Cryptography is the cement of the digital world, but it also has a long history...

Here’s how to pass 12 CompTIA certification exams — for less than $3 each 0

Here’s how to pass 12 CompTIA certification exams — for less than $3 each

You don’t have to look far for someone to certify your IT skills. There are literally dozens of organizations and services that’ll test you and declare you fit to jump in and tackle a...

One year after massive takedowns, dark web marketplaces are thriving 0

One year after massive takedowns, dark web marketplaces are thriving

The past year has been one of the most tumultuous for the dark web, as massive law enforcement efforts have untangled and disbanded several large criminal operations — but did these operations actually make...

Designers, don’t be afraid to let robots design 0

Designers, don’t be afraid to let robots design

In 1961, Alan Perlis, an early pioneer in computer science, advocated that computer programming should be a requirement of a liberal arts education. He believed students of creative disciplines should learn programming, not so...

A Japanese startup has ambitious plans for on-demand meteor showers 0

A Japanese startup has ambitious plans for on-demand meteor showers

A Tokyo-based startup is hard at work developing a system that would deliver “shooting stars on demand.” According to a report by Japan Times, the world’s first artificial meteor shower could take place over...

Here’s why you shouldn’t give your Fortnite password to strangers 0

Here’s why you shouldn’t give your Fortnite password to strangers

A teenager in Ohio fell victim to the oldest scam on record while playing Fortnite. Hopefully his loss will stand as a good lesson for the legions of other neophytes cutting their teeth on...