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Our Latest Blog Posts

Squidix Founder Sam Barrow on How His Passion for “Fixing Things” Laid the Groundwork for the Company’s Support-Focused, Reliable Hosting Solutions

Squidix’s Sam Barrow on The Host’s Support-Focused Web Solutions

Squidix Founder Sam Barrow was just 15 when he purchased his first server on Craigslist. His thirst for knowledge and desire to know what makes things tick led him to... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
Founder Richard Tang on Zen Internet’s Rise From Startup to Leading ISP in the UK — Featuring Customer-Centric Data, Voice, and Hosting Solutions

Zen Internet: Customer-Focused Data, Voice, and Hosting Solutions

Zen Internet hit the scene more than 20 years ago when Founder Richard Tang — in a moment of inspiration at an English pub — decided to build a company to fill a niche... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
Centralizing Customer Support With HappyFox: How the Robust Help Desk Software Streamlines and Automates Ticket Management

HappyFox's Robust Help Desk Software Centralizes Customer Support

A cloud-based help desk system empowering more than 12,000 organizations, HappyFox organizes customer feedback from multiple channels and devices into an intuitive... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
SCOTTeVEST: A Full Line of Technology-Enabled, Intelligent Clothing Merges Fashion and Function for Gadget Lovers and IT Professionals

SCOTTeVEST: Tech-Enabled, Functional Clothing for IT Pros

For nearly two decades, SCOTTeVEST has been helping tech lovers haul their devices hands-free with sleek clothing that’s packed with hidden pockets for cellphones,... read more »
Christine Preusler
By: Christine Preusler
Co-Founder Graeme Sweet Talks SweetScape Software — A Father-and-Son Business Empowering Developers With Pro-Grade Hex and Text Editors

SweetScape Software: Delivering Pro-Grade Editing Interfaces

In 2002, SweetScape Software Co-Founders Lowell and Graeme Sweet set out to create the perfect hex editor. The father-and-son endeavor aimed to streamline data editing... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
Clicktale Leverages the Power of Behavioral Data to Help Businesses Visualize Customer Intent and Optimize Digital Journeys

Clicktale: Helping Businesses Optimize User Experiences Online

In today’s highly competitive online marketplace, it’s no secret that good user experiences lead to higher loyalty and conversion rates. As a result, businesses around... read more »
April Fitzgerald
By: April Fitzgerald
5 Popular Text Editors for Linux

5 Popular Text Editors for Linux

Yes, all of you Microsoft and Mac users, text editors are still a big deal in Linux systems! You may think graphical text editors are where it’s at, but in a world that is... read more »
Toby Sembower
By: Toby Sembower
Alexandra Leslie