Top 5 Reasons You Should Hire a Ghostwriter to Write Your Content by @ronlieback

Editor’s note: This is the first piece in a mini-series discussing the many benefits of hiring a ghostwriter.Any C-level execs who say writing is a simple task are full of themselves.Some writers may create drafts quicker than others, but most of the time when this happens the writing quality suffers. And when quality suffers, so does the messaging.What’s the point of creating content if people can’t relate, especially on an emotional level?And, more importantly, what does sloppy writing say about

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4 Internet Security Alerts You Should Never Ignore

When you’re going about your internet activity and suddenly alerted with a warning from your browser or operating system, you would be right to be concerned. It’s vital to take action right away. Examples of such alerts include:“The site ahead contains malware”“There is a problem with this website’s security certificate”“Windows Firewall has blocked some features of this app”“Turn on virus protection”They pop up from time to time when you’re browsing the web, playing online games, or installing internet-based software. But

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5 Free Security Tools You Likely Haven’t Heard Of (But Should Install)

You probably know that your online security is important. But are you using the right tools? Various online attacks target computers every minute of the day, and while standard antivirus tools are good, they’re not designed to cover every base.The following free security tools will help you to improve your system and network security. You’ve probably never heard of them, but they’re vital to your ongoing online security.You’re probably thinking, “I have an online security suite installed already, why do

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Why Does macOS High Sierra Track Your Location? (And Should You Be Worried?)

Apple stands out among other companies for its stance on privacy. While Google tracks your every move on your Android phone and Windows 10 is filled with telemetry, using Apple products generally doesn’t require an invasion of your privacy.So you might be surprised to know that in macOS High Sierra, your Mac tracks your location. Let’s take a look at why Apple added this feature, how it works, and how you can disable it.macOS High Sierra includes a new feature

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The New Google News: 6 Striking Changes You Should Know About

During May 2018’s Google I/O developer conference, one of the most headline-grabbing announcements was the imminent arrival of a new Google News app.Just a few short weeks after Google revealed its plans, the new app went live on both Android and iOS. It merges the old version of the app and the Google Newsstand app into a single user experience.In this article, we are going to take a quick dive into some of the newest features you need to know

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Why You Should Be Concerned About the EU’s New CPC Law

Back in November 2017, the European Union passed the “Consumer Protection Cooperation” (CPC) regulation.In theory, the regulation protects consumers against commerce sites that infringe on European consumer law. However, it contained a hidden clause which has proved to be highly controversial.Keep reading to find out more.The Consumer Protection Cooperation is a piece of regulation, not a directive. As such, it will be law across all EU countries.The regulation’s core goal is to force ISPs to help countries identify and prosecute

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Should Individually Targeted Advertising Be Banned?

FYI / USEFUL TIPS AND HEADLINES Privacy is dead, and targeted advertising is the economic incentive that killed it. But what if individually targeted advertising was banned?That’s what David Dayen is proposing in an editorial for the New Republic:The ban I propose would be rather straightforward: The U.S. would disallow all individually targeted ads, with large fines or even removal from the public airwaves for repeated violations. Nothing tied to a user’s identity should be used to serve them a

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13 Essential Gmail Terms and Features You Should Know About

Where are the folders in Gmail?Are labels the same as folders?How are both different from categories?You might have questions like these about the web version of Gmail if you’re new to it. To help you get familiar with Gmail, we’ll give you the gist of all the essential Gmail features you should really know about.You know this as an email thread. Conversation View packs an email and all replies to it into a single view to ensure that you get

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Krita Is the Free GIMP Alternative You Should Be Using

Free tools are awesome. They empower anyone with a computer and passion to develop their talents. I played around with GIMP and Photoshop when I was a high school student, and years later, I use GIMP in my professional life.But GIMP isn’t the only option in town. If you’re looking for another way to create visual art, it’s time to check out Krita.Krita is a free and open-source image editor built for the KDE Plasma desktop Linux interface KDE Explained:

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