This Middle-Class Mom Will Be Paying Four College Tuitions Next Year—And She’s Refusing to Borrow Money. Here’s How She’s Doing It

When Sabrina Malone found out she was pregnant with her fourth child, she cried. It’s not that she didn’t love her children. And it’s not that she didn’t want more. But there was a nagging question that distressed her: how on earth could she and her husband afford raising and …

An introduction to website security for trade services

We are living in a hyperconnected digital age that is full of opportunity for budding professionals looking to grow their businesses, branch out to new customers and make a mark in their industry. But, with technological advancement comes the threat of devastating cyberattacks and security breaches. And big or small, …

Sociable Gen Z prefer to work in a communal workplace rather than home

  Generation Z, the latest generation of workers to enter the workplace (aged 18-24) are social creatures a new report suggests, preferring to work in an office environment, with only 8 percent thinking they work best from home compared to 20 percent nationally. However, putting aside the assumption this is …

Power Your Business Applications with Elastic Compute Service

This article was originally published on Alibaba Cloud. Thank you for supporting the partners who make SitePoint possible. Alibaba Cloud Elastic Compute Service provides worldwide Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) to support millions of businesses around the world. This webinar provide a clear introduction to the Alibaba Cloud ECS, which will help you …

Zuckerberg gets joint summons from UK and Canadian parliaments

Two separate parliamentary committees, in the UK and Canada, have issued an unprecedented international joint summons for Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg to appear before them. The committees are investigating the impact of online disinformation on democratic processes and want Zuckerberg to answer questions related to the Cambridge Analytica-Facebook user data misuse …

A man-eating tiger is dead. And that's good for other tigers.

After killing and eating more than a dozen villagers in India over the last two years, an elusive tigress was shot dead by government-hired hunters on November 2.  Killing endangered wild tigers certainly isn’t ideal, as there are only some 2,150 to 3,150 adults left in the wild, globally. But, …

Flexible working legislation has failed to change anything

Legislation giving employees the right to request flexible working has failed to increase take-up, new research from the University of Manchester shows. The research, presented at the British Sociological Association conference in Belfast last week, has found that there has been no significant overall increase in the number of employees working …

15 Ways to Customize WordPress Without Touching PHP

WordPress powers 31% of the internet’s websites and offers website owners the power to create any kind of site they want. Adding to that, developers in the WordPress community have dedicated their time to creating plugins that people can use on their WordPress websites to extend the design, structure, and …

McDonald's worker calls out 'order 69', gets predictably glorious response

There are some things in life that simply bring people together. It could be a recording of the Vengaboys classic “Boom Boom Boom Boom!” being blasted out into the streets in the early hours of the morning. It could be a dog who’s recently discovered how doorbells work. SEE ALSO: …