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Our 12th annual haunted graveyard outside our Del Ray office this past Sunday was a howling success, with lines around the block all night.

Hope you’re “Bean Creative” with your costumes this year — Happy Halloween!

Spooky Bean Halloween 2018

PS. Now’s a great time to check out our β€œHot or Not? predictions for 2019 tech
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HOT or NOT? 2019 digital, tech and web predictions

“If at first you don’t succeed; call it version 1.0.”

Working in the ever-changing digital world and tech space means that we’re constantly analyzing what’s a trend and what’s transformative.

This is the time of year when our clients are finalizing their budgets and asking us for recommendations on where to invest their time and money to make a difference across their web and app properties.

So now’s the perfect time for a round of “Hot or Not?”…

 

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Website Security is not as Simple as On or Off

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Secure All The Things!As long as your website is functioning normally, you may not spend a lot of time thinking about its security configuration. Why fix what isn’t broken, right? Well, there are of course good reasons.

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Checklist: Get your website ready for GDPR

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Stronger rules on online data protection begin on May 25, 2018.

GDPR is coming

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a European Union regulation that controls how companies and other organizations handle personal data and user consent.

It has major implications for websites serving individuals from the European Union. And yes, likely applies to you, even if you’re US-based.

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Oh πŸ’©! What the British Museum learned about toilets from data mining TripAdvisor reviews

Rich customer data is so informative, but sometimes daunting to gather and unravel its meaning. That’s why we are so impressed at how the British Museum did a deep dive into their 1,000+ monthly TripAdvisor reviews to discover unprecedented insight into the visitor experience. Continue reading

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Whoa. 😲 Artists create unauthorized Augmented Reality gallery at the MoMA

Remember the hysteria of Pokemon Go putting gaming and creatures into cultural spots?

Now artists have launched an augmented reality gallery at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, digitally overlaying their artwork over the museum’s.

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