The Quest for Support Details

The Quest for Support Details

You wake up in a dark office, the monitor across the room lights up and you are drawn to it. You stumble toward the desk and peer at the screen. There is a note: Your blood pressure rises. Your brain races from one corner to the next. “Who is Jill?” “Where am I?!” The...
Migrating from PHP 5.6 to PHP 7: Straight Truth and Helpful Tips

Migrating from PHP 5.6 to PHP 7: Straight Truth and Helpful Tips

You may already know that PHP 5 is going to reach end-of-life at the end of the year, meaning the PHP Group which maintains PHP will stop providing security patches in December. While we recommend that you upgrade to PHP 7 as soon as is practical, we also know that...
Success With Honest SEO

Success With Honest SEO

When people ask about good techniques for improving SEO I like to share the story about a real estate company that came to me after being hounded by dozens of people offering SEO quick fixes. They felt overwhelmed and generally skeptical of the services that were...
Highly Recommended Reading/Viewing/Listening

Highly Recommended Reading/Viewing/Listening

  Earthlings were asked to name an article, video, podcast, or another resource they wish all of their colleagues would read, watch or listen to. The question was intended to capture the skills and insights Earthlings value as tech and software professionals....
Earthlings Predict Tech in 2018

Earthlings Predict Tech in 2018

Happy New Year from Earthling Interactive! We asked Earthlings to share their tech forecasts, speculations, and predictions for the coming year. From hopeful to apocalyptic, they delivered. Connected devices will become more prevalent but also more invisible and...

HODL! HODL! HODL! Merry Cryptomas!

In mid-November bitcoin began a wild climb, rising nearly 2000% since the beginning of 2017. With the holidays coming up, company leadership thought it would be fun to gift staff with a token amount of bitcoin. A stroke of luck meant that our initial buy of $50 per...