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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, February 12, 2016 - 17:14
Meagan Nichols
The proposed Parkside at Shelby Farms development might be controversial, but one local retail broker believes it would be “fantastic” for Memphis. Shawn Massey, partner with The Shopping Center Group LLC, said the $200 million project would help integrate open space with denser, quality mix-use — thus attracting both millennials and retirees. “[Shelby Farms Park] is an economic generator, and we want to bring more development to the park edge,” Massey said. “Across the country, densification…

Friday, February 12, 2016 - 15:00
Meagan Nichols
A Memphis associate was just recognized at Colliers International's annual Americas Conference in Washington, D.C, for his strong 2015 performance. Tim Mashburn, senior leasing associate with Colliers International-Memphis, was inducted into the Colliers 2015 Everest Club for being one of the company’s top 10 percent of producers across Colliers’ U.S., Canada and Latin America offices. “Tim’s success this past year is indicative of his career,” said Andy Cates, president and CEO of Colliers…

Friday, February 12, 2016 - 14:56
Michelle Corbet
Although the Land Use Control Board (LUCB) approved the outline plan for a $200 million mixed-use development across from Shelby Farms Park, the project could hit a roadblock when it goes before the Shelby County Commission. Members of the Shelby County government have concerns about the proposed entrance for the Parkside at Shelby Farms development. According to the plan, the main entrance will be off of Mullins Station and will cross the Shelby Farms Park Greenline. During the executive session…

Friday, February 12, 2016 - 14:38
Meagan Nichols
A list of the best wine pairings for Girl Scout cookies has recently been making the rounds on the internet and morning talk shows. But, locally, Girl Scout cookies are being paired with beer. Troop 901, a professional women’s organization under the Girl Scouts Heart of the South, is once again partnering with High Cotton Brewing Co. for Cookies on Tap, a fundraiser for Troop 901’s college scholarship endowment. “High Cotton Brewery has paired our iconic cookies perfectly with their featured…

Friday, February 12, 2016 - 14:17
Eric Snyder
The House sponsor of a bill to establish a school voucher program in Tennessee was forced to pull his proposal Thursday, likely ending its prospects for the year. As Nashville Post reports, Rep. Bill Dunn has pursued the bill for four years, and saw it make unprecedented progress this session, making it for the first time to the House floor. (The Senate has passed sister legislation a number of times.) Thursday, however, he stood on the House floor and announced that he was pulling the bill, fearing…

WMCTV5 - Local News

  • Sunday, February 14, 2016 - 03:49
    Sen. Charles Schumer is slamming a White House proposal that would reduce funding for counterterrorism programs across the country by nearly $300 million.

  • Sunday, February 14, 2016 - 03:49
    Bitter temperatures and biting winds had much of the northeastern United States bundling up this weekend and the brutal weather was blamed for a deadly interstate pileup.

  • Sunday, February 14, 2016 - 00:39
    Police on Saturday arrested a fugitive suspected of stabbing his girlfriend and all three of her small children with a kitchen knife in a brutal attack at a hotel used as homeless housing, ending a four-day manhunt.

  • Sunday, February 14, 2016 - 00:24
    Jessica Bowman
    Local law enforcement is embracing the trend of social media and using it to its advantage.

  • Sunday, February 14, 2016 - 00:13
    C.J. LeMaster
    Experts say the highly-contagious canine influenza virus has now spread across more than 28 states. Though the vast majority of these cases are typically mild, Flowood veterinarian Dr. Ben Zieren said a small percentage can be life-threatening.