James A. Martin

James A. Martin is a seasoned tech journalist and blogger based in San Francisco and winner of the 2014 ASBPE National Gold award for his CIO.com blog. He writes CIO.com's Living the Tech Life blog and is also a content marketing consultant.

7 reasons Chromebooks are ideal for enterprises

7 mobile security threats that may catch you by surprise

7 mobile security threats that may catch you by surprise

Even if you're usually savvy about cybersecurity, anyone can have a vulnerable moment (in our writer's case, it was his mother's funeral).

What employers look for when they Google you (3 key takeaways)

What employers look for when they Google you (3 key takeaways)

Insider Pro reached out to recruiters and HR pros to find out how they research job candidates online, what they’re looking for and what they think if a candidate has no online presence.

20 Slack tips, tricks and hacks for power users

20 Slack tips, tricks and hacks for power users

Slack is a powerful collaboration tool with many hidden ways of doing things. Here’s how to get the most from it from users who know it best.

Top 10 file-sharing options: Dropbox, Box, Google Drive, OneDrive and more

Top 10 file-sharing options: Dropbox, Box, Google Drive, OneDrive and more

Most file-sharing services have evolved into full-blown collaboration platforms. We look at 10 online services ranging from basic to enterprise-level.

Review: 18 Alexa skills for productivity, collaboration and more

Review: 18 Alexa skills for productivity, collaboration and more

You can use Amazon’s voice-activated Alexa assistant to send Slack messages, texts, and emails; add items to to-do lists; and more. But do Alexa skills for business users really save you time and effort?

5 IFTTT alternatives worth trying

5 IFTTT alternatives worth trying

Casting a roving eye beyond IFTTT after the recent loss of most of its Gmail integrations? Here are five worthy workflow automation competitors.

What is IFTTT? How to use If This, Then That services

What is IFTTT? How to use If This, Then That services

With 11 million users running more than a billion applets a month, IFTTT hopes to become a service that connects pretty much everything — though some users say it still has room for improvement.

10 ways to get the most from Facebook’s Workplace

10 ways to get the most from Facebook’s Workplace

Take full advantage of Facebook’s enterprise collaboration platform with these strategies from early adopters.

How to get a cutting-edge web browser

How to get a cutting-edge web browser

From Chrome Canary to Microsoft Insider Preview, you can experience tomorrow’s browser features today — if you don’t mind the risks of pre-release software.

10 tips for preventing Slack burnout

10 tips for preventing Slack burnout

Group chat apps such as Slack can help teams collaborate and be productive — but they can also get overwhelming, with too many messages demanding your attention. Here's how to tame the Slack beast.

41 cool and useful IFTTT applets

41 cool and useful IFTTT applets

Want to automatically save articles you’ve liked on Twitter to Pocket? There’s an IFTTT applet for that – and for a lot of other things, too.

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