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How to Make Your Website Load Faster

Written by 9rules Blog on September 22, 2014

Website loading time is a crucial factor in satisfying your users. We already know that the average online user has a short attention span, and that also includes a short fuse for page loading times. According to KISSmetrics, the average Internet user will leave a website if a page doesn’t load within 6 to 10 seconds.

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If your website is so bogged down with features that you may think enhance its looks and user experience, think again. If it takes more than 10 seconds to load, then you might be missing out on a huge chunk of readers, not to mention sales or earnings from traffic. (more…)

How ‘Lungs in a Box’ Could Change Transplants Forever

Written by 9rules Blog on September 15, 2014

Technology has impacted our lives in ways more significant than making communication easier and more enjoyable. The health technology sector, in particular, has saved many lives, perhaps changing even more in positive ways. In the recently concluded Apple keynote, for example, the iOS 8 HealthKit highlights the integration of technology in our lives to improve health and well-being.

But Apple is not the only tech company jumping into the health business, with FitBit and other fitness gadgets being popular these days. More importantly, however, are the advances being made in organ transplants, which have saved countless lives. (more…)