Tag: Freelance

Freelancing from your Beach Hut in Barbados to Alaskan Glaciers

The freelance economy was once viewed with much fear, uncertainty and doubt. Yet over time, freelancing, (also known as the “gig economy”) has only grown stronger over the past several years. There are a number of reasons why the trend towards freelancing is gathering pace and according to the CEO of business and financial software company Intuit, the gig economy is expected to grow from the current 34% of the …
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Juvenile Hacker Uses Same Skype ID for Botnet Activity and Job Hunting

Malware developers are often quite impressive when it comes to the new features they introduce. However, not all of these developers are the sharpest tools in the proverbial shed either. One individual in particular somehow managed to use the same Skype ID for applying to jobs and running a major Internet of Things botnet. This was not a smart idea, as it also allowed this person to be identified pretty easily. A Rookie Mistake by a …
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The Effect of Cryptocurrencies on Freelancing

Cryptocurrencies have been around for quite some time now, having taken over the internet by storm. Regardless of these currencies’ ups and downs, they have already persevered the test of time and made their way into the lives of people all over the world. Whom in particular, you may ask? Freelancers. Whether giving out a job or looking for one online, chances are you’re going to connect with someone from abroad or working remotely. …
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Top 6 Cheapest Countries for Internet Access

Not too long ago, we looked at the most expensive countries for broadband internet access. On the other end of the scale, there are quite a few countries where internet is incredibly expensive. Do keep in mind these prices reflect the monthly costs for a 10Mbit Cable or ADSL connection. The countries in this list might surprise you, that much is certain. 6. Belarus Eastern European countries are not exactly …
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