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Facebook and Bad Ads

Just to show how easy it is to deceive in the computer ad market I took this ad that showed up on Facebook feeds and dissected it a little bit. The sad truth is that deceitful ads like this generate millions in revenue.

We need more programming languages

As if we didn't have enough programming languages, we hear about new ones daily. Grouping code languages into object-oriented, imperative, functional, and declarative, may help in


Understanding The Semantic In Semantic Web

In a previous article I described how, in order to have a true Semantic Web, we would need to have a user action to direct the program. I would like to examine some of the motivations for this point of view.

Practical Example

Is online banking safe?

Just the facts

Online banking continues to be an increasing method of choice for conducting business, purchasing, and paying bills. According to a recent Pew report, fifty-one percent of U.S. adults, or 61% of internet users, bank online. Thirty-two percent of U.S. adults, or 35% of cell phone owners, bank using their mobile phones. The graph below shows  the gradual increase since the year 2000.

Online and mobile banking

The only thing to fear is fear itself

jQuery, Touch, and Hammer

Recently, I found myself confronted with the task of programming a large touch screen and developing a program to display interactive images. The original concept was for the



Linear Encryption Program


Do you carry passwords or sensitive information around on a portable device?

Created by Memphis Web Programming
Claudo-Clam© Linear Encryption Program is a password file protection method that ensures your password file is protected.
Click here to take a look.

Memphis Business Journal

Friday, May 27, 2016 - 13:31
Michael Sheffield
The health of senior citizens in Tennessee is near the bottom of a new national ranking. According to a report released by the United Health Foundation, Tennessee ranks 43rd out of the 50 states. United Health Foundation based the rankings on behaviors, community and environment, policy and the quality of clinical care, as well as outcomes. Regular visits to health care professionals, volunteering and the presence of home health care and other services resulted in a positive score. Drinking, smoking,…

Friday, May 27, 2016 - 13:27
Michelle Corbet
Memphis International Airport kicked off its Memorial Day weekend with a nonstop flight to a popular vacation destination. Allegiant Air launched its inaugural flight from Memphis International (MEM) to Destin-Ft. Walton Beach Airport on Friday, May 27. Allegiant’s eighth nonstop flight out of Memphis is a seasonal flight that will run on Fridays and Mondays. The Destin-Ft. Walton Beach flight is scheduled to end on Aug. 15, though strong passenger demand could lead to an ongoing route. “Allegiant’s…

Friday, May 27, 2016 - 13:17
Meagan Nichols
Extreme makeover Highland Strip edition is in full swing, and one of its future tenants plans to bring a piece of the Big Easy to the Bluff City. In April, news broke that a new music venue and Cajun-inspired restaurant titled The Bluff had signed a lease at 535 S. Highland St., and now the owners are serving up their plans. To see inside The Bluff, click on the slideshow. “When I came here, I was looking for another concept,” said Nickle Smith, one of the three owners of The Bluff. “I thought…

Friday, May 27, 2016 - 11:24
Ed Arnold
The Memphis Business Journal's Small Business Awards entered its 36th year with an impressive group of finalists. A panel of independent judges selected the winners from finalists in each of the three categories based on company size, as well as the Executive of the Year category. Each finalist was featured in a video produced by Prodigi Arts, and we wanted to share those videos as part of our Small Business Awards spotlight. Over the next several days, we'll share each finalist's video, showcasing…

Friday, May 27, 2016 - 09:41
Meagan Nichols
The biggest transaction in the latest top home sales barely missed the seven-figure mark. At $940,000, a property on Belleair Drive in the Memphis 38104 ZIP code was the largest sale this week. The nearly 7,200-square-foot house includes five bedrooms, five bathrooms and three half-bathrooms. The home was built in 2009. House No. 2, in the Germantown 38139 ZIP on Fox Hill Circle, went for $805,000. The five-bedroom, four-bath house has 6,300 square feet of living space. It was constructed in 1997. No.…

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