News and Announcements
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MySocius App Released
MySocius, developed by IA for BehaviorApp, LLC has been released. [more].
Information Analytics Creates App for North Carolina
Information Analytics releases waste fraud and abuse app for North Carolina Office of the State Auditor [more].
iPhone version of ACTION Center App Released
The iPhone version of the Lincoln ACTION Center app has been released and is available in the iTunes store. Designed by Information Analytics, the iPhone version was created by IA's part-time developers Cory and Toby Flint, based on the Droid version released in April. [more].
Lincoln First Realty launches new website
Information Analytics is pleased to announce that the newly redesigned LincolnFirstRealty.com website is now online. The new site includes all listings from Lincoln and surrounding communities, powerful search capabilities, and a wealth of information on each home which makes property searches a breeze. The website is a partnership between Lincoln First Realty and Information Analytics. "Most real estate web sites in Lincoln include only a portion of the available listings," said Pat Elgert. "By contrast, visitors can search all available listings on our new site." The Lincoln First Realty web site was created under the Virtual Office Website framework, which allows access to all real estate listings. The new web site is also mobile-friendly, providing a convenient tool for checking listings while traveling around the city. Information Analytics is a full-service website design and hosting company that also designs smartphone apps and custom software. Located in Lincoln, Nebraska, [more].
People using new phone app to report problems to city
In the first two months since rolling out an application for Android phone users, the city has received more than 190 pictures of potential problems -- high weeds, graffiti, fallen trees, dead animals, potholes and more. [more].
ACTION Center Phone App Launched for City of Lincoln
City of Lincoln announces ACTION Center phone app developed by Information Analytics. [more].
Redesigned HanaMaui.com site is online
Information Analytics is pleased to announce that the redesigned HanaMaui.com website is now online. The new site includes more photos, an improved listing of activities, attractions and businesses. Hana is located on the east end of Maui. The website is a partnership between the Hasegawa General Store and Information Analytics. [more].
BMG CPA’s iDonatedIt App Named One of the Best Tax Apps by CNN Money
In February 2011, CNN Money named iDonatedIt, a mobile app created by Lincoln CPA firm BMG Certified Public Accountants, LLP as one of its seven best apps for filing taxes. iDonatedIt is a mobile app that helps taxpayers document, value, and report their non-cash charitable donations for income tax purposes. BMG created and released iDonatedIt for the iPhone in November of 2009. During 2010 BMG worked with local developer, Information Analytics and created iDonatedIt for the Droid. And most recently, BMG has released a version of iDonatedIt for the iPad. “Our years of professional experience as CPAs led us to recognize that there was a need for an app like iDonatedIt. Valuing and tracking non-cash donations can be tricky for many taxpayers. iDonatedIt takes the guess work out of the equation and helps users easily manage their donations from their mobile device,” said Todd Blome, one of the partners of BMG. “To have our app recognized as one of the top tax apps alongside ap [more].
Our new software product: SLightS3 - Silverlight large file uploader for Amazon S3
SlightS3 is the first Silverlight class library that supports large file uploads directly to an Amazon S3 (Simple Storage Service) cloud storage account with real-time upload progress reporting. SlightS3 makes use of features new to Silverlight 4 that allow uploading of any size file to Amazon S3. [more].
MasterCard and Discover Are Implementing New Processing Requirements
MasterCard and Discover Are Implementing New Processing Requirements [more].
Information Analytics develops “Pathway to Profit” addition to Exmark Manufacturing website.
Information Analytics is pleased to announce the successful completion of the “Pathway to Profit” dealer service parts promotion application in Exmark’s dealer/distributor Extranet. “Information Analytics made dealer participation easy. The on-line tool they developed for us functioned flawlessly from day one and boosted dealer enrollment well beyond our expectations,” said Mark Aldendifer of Exmark. Information Analytics is a full-service technology company providing web site hosting and design, software development, Joomla! application development, and IT support. [more].
First-of-its-kind research: Facebook fan pages are effective marketing tool
Companies that use the popular social-media site Facebook and its fan page module to market themselves to customers can increase sales, word-of-mouth marketing and customer loyalty significantly among a subset of their customers, according to new research from Rice University's Jones Graduate School of Business. [more].
Mobile Applications, the Sprint Open Developer Conference and Android OS
Mobile Applications, the Sprint Open Developer Conference and Android OS - http://www.4w.com/mobileapps.htm [more].
Users help hackers spy on smartphones
Social engineering is used to trick smartphone users into downloading spyware. http://tinyurl.com/ya6jvkp [more].
Clive Thompson on How the Real-Time Web Is Leaving Google Behind
For anyone interested in Search Engine Optimization: http://www.wired.com/techbiz/people/magazine/17-10/st_thompson [more].
I.A. provides hosting for Festivals of Aloha website using Joomla!
Survey: Users of social networks take risks despite concerns
CNN story on a survey about social networking and identity theft - with a list of "best practices." http://tinyurl.com/l3ro9n [more].
Joomla! A Content Management Solution
Author Carl Helmers uses Information Analytics' Joomla! solution to simplify website management. See http://www.4w.com/carlhelmers.htm [more].
Practical Anthropology: Manage Your Facebook Friends.
Practical Anthropology: Manage Your Facebook Friends. A guide to social networking. http://tinyurl.com/mthyww [more].
We now have two Twitter feeds - InfoAnalytics for news and announcements, and IAAlerts for technical support-related alerts. [more].
Important info about Alltel/Windstream email cutover
If you use an alltel.net email address, you'll need to switch to windstream.net by May 15. [more].
Nebraska Press Association partners with IA to provide Nebraska News Link.
Nebraska News Link is an online web portal, designed to give you and your customers easy access to digitally scanned pages of over 100 Nebraska newspapers. Through this searchable archive database, you can search for news articles, events, people, obituaries, businesses and advertisements by typing a few keywords. [more].
Extended Validation (EV) SSL Certificates Now Available
IA is pleased to announce that Extended Validation (EV) SSL Certificates are now available. EV SSL Certificates represent the most advanced SSL certificate technology available and the most significant development in the SSL industry for many years. Now you can add the highest standard of SSL security and verification to your website will display the Green EV bar in IE 7 and other next generation web browsers. [more].
New Credit Card Security Requirements could affect your online business.
Credit card security requirements have changed... is your website compliant? [more].
Security Awareness Management Tools
Information Analytics has partnered with Awareity to offer MOAT, a security awareness and policy management tool. [more].
Why isn't your website near the top in the search engines? Click here...
Why isn't my website in the Top 10 when I search? This is one of the most frequently asked questions we get. Check out our guide to search engines or call us to help improve your ranking. [more].
Try our Barracuda anti-spam service free for 30 days.
Our state-of-the-art Barracuda antispam service will typically cut your spam by over 95%. Whether we host your mail boxes, they are hosted by another ISP or you have an in-house mail server, we can save you time and money with our new antispam service. [more].
What You Don't Know about WiFi CAN Hurt You [more].
Case Study: eXmark Manufacturing
How eXmark Manufacturing uses the web to reduce costs, generate leads, expedite response and increase dealer and distributor support. [more].
Hyde Memorial Observatory has a new set of solar panels on its roof
This innovative project is a joint venture of Lincoln Electric System and Hyde Memorial Observatory. Mark Dahmke of Information Analytics installed the computer control and monitoring systems. [more].