Women’s Bitcoin Meetup: Snacks, Captivating Discussion, and More!

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THANK  YOU FOR VISITING VPLS!

The Women’s Bitcoin Meetup (hosted by VPLS in Orange, California) included discussion over recent Bitcoin (BTC) values, the future of Bitcoin, and developing cryptocurrencies.

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The Winter Olympics: A Cybercriminal’s Wonderland

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Go for the Gold in Cybersecurity During the Winter Olympics!

As attendees from across the world focused their attention towards their favorite Winter Olympic team, another group of individuals seized the opportunity and focused their attention towards taking home their version of the Olympic gold: your personal information. 

Let’s dive into the tricks and techniques of these cybercriminals and how they earned their “winnings” during the Winter Olympics 2018 in Pyeongchang, South Korea. 

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VPLS Basics: A Presidential Lesson on Leadership Skills

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Lessons from Past Presidents on Leadership Skills

Yes, President’s Day is here!

While you could simply use this day to whip out coupons and buy yourself that espresso machine you’ve been eyeing for weeks, today is also a great opportunity to reflect on the leadership skills that many of our nation’s Presidents came to inherit.

So, what characteristics or skills does it take to become a successful U.S. President? Let’s take a look!

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Happy Lunar New Year 2018!

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The Beginning of the Lunar New Year!

Colorful decorations bathe the streets in bright reds, yellows, and gold, as Asian communities across the globe are bursting with excitement and festivities in welcoming the new year. And accompanying the Spring Festival is none other than the 11th Chinese zodiac symbol, the Dog.

Let’s dive into the role that this four-legged friend plays in Chinese culture!

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Top 5 Tech Trends for 2018! Let’s Have a Heart-to-Heart!

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

Whether or not you’re a fan of Cupid’s arrow, this day is here to remind us of the value in communication. The methods of communication have greatly changed over time. Love messages once came in the form of a letter. Now, technology has evolved even further as our means of communication spread across various social media outlets and mobile applications.

Let’s take a look at recent tech trends that will change the way we communicate in 2018.

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VPLS Basics: Customize Styles in Word

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Documentation is an essential element of any business. Whether such documents are used for internal communication or destined to reach valuable customers, a well-tuned document that is both attractive and coherent are key to effective communication.

Let’s take a look at how Microsoft Word Style can help you achieve stylish documentation!

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NSA Tools and Evolving Threats to Cyber Security

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NSA TOOLS THREATEN CYBER SECURITY

Are you curious as to why the National Security Agency (NSA) is popping up all over your newsfeed? Well, you’re not alone! Many Americans are asking themselves the same question and wondering what this shadowy organization has to do with one of the largest exploits to cyber security history.

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AI Paves the Way to the Future

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ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE CHANGES THE WORLD

We take for granted the amount of technology that runs our daily lives. And, as machine learning continues to flourish, Artificial Intelligence (AI) is no longer just a fantasy. Let’s take a look at how these recent developments will alter our daily routines and what’s in store for the world of tomorrow.

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Poor UX Design and Hawaii’s False Missile Alert

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DID POOR USER-EXPERIENCE DESIGN CAUSE THE FALSE ALARM IN HAWAII?

Hawaiian officials have much to consider as they draft new safeguards on emergency management systems in response to the missile scare. The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (HEMA) assures a full analysis will bring forth a better process, and the employee responsible for clicking the wrong button has been reassigned.

But, was the false alarm truly a problem of human-error or could the problem have been caused by poor user-experience (UX) design?

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Top 3 Facts About The Gender Pay Gap Debate

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A CLOSER LOOK AT THE GENDER PAY GAP

The debate on gender pay gap has fueled many healthy conversations in organizations everywhere. And while a solution has yet to be discovered, that alone shouldn’t hinder our ability to understand how and why the gender pay gap exists.

Join VPLS, as we brief you on the Top 3 Facts about the recent gender pay gap debate and the role it plays within the Tech industry.

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