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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

Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 14:00
Meagan Nichols
The $58 million apartment complex at the corner of Highland Street and Midland Avenue is nearing its first move-in date. To see inside Highland Row, click on the slideshow. Highland Row, a three-building, 354-apartment development with 32,000 square feet of retail space and a 511-space parking garage will turn the keys over to its first tenants in June. “The availability is really getting slim,” said Misty Hill, director of residential services for Highland Row. “I think people aren’t…

Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 12:27
Michelle Corbet
The Memphis Symphony Orchestra is relocating its administrative offices and changing its name in a move to combat the "cost disease" that is spreading among American symphonies. After years of financial strain, the Memphis Symphony Orchestra (MSO) is partnering with the University of Memphis to reduce administrative costs and expand revenue-generating programming. While the symphony will remain organized and governed as a 501(c)(3), it is changing its name to the Memphis Symphony Orchestra in Residence…

Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 11:48
Meagan Nichols
Building permits worth more than $3 million were recently filed for First Horizon National Corp.’s Downtown Memphis headquarters. First Tennessee Bank discussed the renovations and consolidation with the Memphis Business Journal back in October of last year. Today, a spokesperson with the company said the remodel at the 165 Madison Ave. location is ongoing and on schedule. The entire project is expected to be completed in 2017. The recent string of permits included four separate filings. All…

Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 11:39
Michelle Corbet
With the Harahan Bridge project scheduled to open this fall, the development team is turning its attention to marketing. Though the City of Memphis will officially own the pedestrian and biking path that will span the Mississippi River, the Downtown Memphis Commission (DMC), the Greater Memphis Chamber, the Riverfront Development Corp., the Big River Strategic Initiative and the Mayor’s Office are all working together on a plan for funding and implementing new signage. Local advertising firm…

Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 11:38
Ed Arnold
Memphis-based apartment real estate investment trust MAA (NYSE: MAA) has been one of the city's best-performing public companies over the past two years. And, its most-recent quarterly earnings keeps its streak of solid quarters going. MAA's core funds from operation (FFO) hit $1.44 per share in the first quarter of 2016. By comparison, in the first quarter of 2015, FFO was $1.32. Net operating income (NOI) also rose by 7.1 percent on a 5.5 percent increase in revenue. “We had a great start…

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