INDUSTRY INSIGHT Web application security: Creating a strong digital battlefront By Setu Kulkarni Jun 26, 2018 As citizens become more accustomed to a digital world, public-sector agencies are expected to keep pace and deliver. We can summon food and coffee at the push of a button or even get a ride to the airport from a stranger in the blink of an eye. In this on-demand society, waiting in line at the Department of Motor Vehicles or sitting on hold to get a simple health care question answered  seems borderline archaic. According to IDC, more than 70 percent of the U.S. workforce will be mobileRead More →

Encrypted messaging service Signal received a curious email from Amazon Web Services. The representative at Amazon is saying that Signal is violating the terms of service by using domain fronting to avoid censorship. Signal isn’t necessarily the most popular messaging app. But chances are you’ve been using Signal technologies in the past. The organization behind it has partnered with WhatsApp to develop the end-to-end encryption protocol used in WhatsApp. While this is a great improvement over unencrypted communications, WhatsApp is blocked in China and owned by Facebook. And Facebook leverages WhatsApp user data in most of the world for its other services. So Facebook knowsRead More →

First, setting it up: It’s a snap! Ben Gilbert / Business Insider / Google Here’s how you set up Android text messaging on the web: Step 1: Open Messages on your (Android) phone. Step 2: Tap the three dots in the upper right corner, and select “Messages for web.” Step 3: Navigate to the Messages for web site on your favorite web browser. Step 4: Scan the QR code using your phone. If you want the computer you’re using to remember your phone, there’s an option to select that from the web browser window. If you’re not seeing the Messages for web option in MessagesRead More →

Top Washington, D.C. Web Design Firms WASHINGTON (PRWEB) 10 Best Design is pleased to present the winners of its Best Washington, D.C. School awards granted for October 2018, choosing Blue Water Media as the leader in this category. Determining which company is the top Washington website design agency could be a daunting challenge for a CEO or the owner of a small business. Researching different firms, sorting out each firm’s specialty and deciding on one could take a lot of time and energy. One of the easiest ways to find the top Washington, D.C. website design firms is to use the new monthly awards listRead More →

Best Los Angeles Web Design Firms LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) Awards organization 10 Best Design has selected the latest winners of its monthly Best Los Angeles Web Design Firm award. For October 2018, Spinx Digital was chosen as the top honoree in this area of expertise. Finding the best Los Angeles website design business makes a big difference, whether a company is new or well-established. Websites need to be updated or have new features added in order to meet the expectations of users. It behooves the interests of a company to find the best web design firm in Los Angeles to do the job. The 10Read More →

Trying to create a definitive guide on the costs of a website is a large undertaking. I might even be so bold as to say it’s as ambitious as trying to put together a guide on how much you should pay for normal daily transportation. You could buy a car ($$$) or even a plane ($$$$$), but you could also buy a moped ($$), bike ($), or rely on cab services. I mean there is also the option to walk. In approaching this topic, I want to set a few ground rules: I won’t get into individual costs of each of the eight items outlinedRead More →