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captcha helps avoid spam email

Avoiding the Captcha Scammer at Upwork

Catpchas are those images that display words, numbers or letters used to filter out spammers. When you submit a form on a website, you have probably run into a captcha once or twice. Some of them are easy to decipher while others are hard to read. The images are obscured…

programming and devops

Why is It So Hard to Start a DevOps Team?

Development and Operations don’t normally get along with each other. It’s a fairly new concept to have the two IT types mingle together and form a team. It’s an amazing combination though, as long as the team works well together. The problem I’ve seen in most teams, however, is that…

Freelance scams

Beware of Upwork Freelance Scams Using Google Hangouts

Upwork is a great place for freelancing. You can add some part time income to your usual work regimen, or you can make a full-time career using leads posted to the freelancing site. Because of its loose requirements, Upwork has also become a target for scammers. Unfortunately, many new freelancers…

Some Domain Registration Notices are Meant to Scam You Out of Money

Domain registration scams are common since most people own at least one domain. They take advantage of a user’s naivety and urgency of renewing a domain name. As most of us know, if you don’t get your domain renewed in time, the registrar seizes it and you lose your investment.…