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CES 2014 Booth Babes

Article by Shaun An Last week we attended Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2014). As always, this is the biggest electronics show of the year and if you never been there, it is quiet an experience. It is so big, that you probably need the full 4 days to visit every booth. I was there only […]


How to Cool Down an Overheated Laptop

Article by Pierre Zarokian Heat is not good for any computer. The hotter it gets, the greater danger of malfunctions and crashes or even permanently damaging your hardware. Although laptops don’t emit as much heat as a desktop does, the truth is that laptops are less ventilated than desktops. With that said, it’s important to […]


How to Install Any Version of Windows From any Disk That You Can Find

Article by Pierre Zarokian One of the common problems that Windows users face is not possessing a Windows Recovery Disc, thanks to manufacturers not distributing them out anymore. Worse still is the fact that new PCs don’t optical drives either. But there’s a solution: it involves procuring a Windows ISO files as well as Ei.cfg […]




5 Ways to Increase your Download Speed

Article by Shaun An Are you experiencing slow download speeds? Considering the latest developments in technology, that is required these days to enjoy the entertainment that the internet has to offer, almost all of us, would have faced this problem at some point or the other. So, here are some ways by which you can […]


How Does Blackberry Email Work?

A Blackberry is a convenient tool that allows you to communicate with others on the go. Because of this, Blackberry phones are great for businessmen, students, or anybody else who is always out and about. Using your Blackberry, you can place calls, send and receive SMS messages, and send and receive emails. But, how does […]


Get the Power You Need

Written by Start Pac In our digital world, it’s important that electricity is always available for the machines we depend on. Of course, the same goes for diesel and other power sources. We rely on machines and technology each and every day. However, you own or run a business, this is even truer. You absolutely […]


The Importance of the GPU

Written by Start Pac In most cases, motor starter generators would be using turbine engines that operate at over 30 volts without much problem. At the start of the engine, the amperage draw intensifies and reaches its highest point. The draw can even reach up to 1000 amps, it all depends on the type of […]


How to Clean a Dirty Touchscreen

If you’re not one to wash your hands before using your laptop, smartphone or tablet, then there’s no doubt that some cleaning is in order. That said, non-touchscreens require less cleaning compared to touchscreens given that the latter get dirty quicker while interfering with the visual experience as well as touch sensitivity. While these gadgets […]


3 Tools to Remove Duplicates from your Hard Drive

One of the biggest issues with owning a PC involves shrinking storage as soon as the amount of music, pictures and documents continue to add up. Of course, in order to deal with this, the only option that you have is to buy new storage but before which you could delay for as long as […]


How to Remove Encryption from a PDF File

There are times when a PDF file requires encryption especially if they carry sensitive information. However, in the given situation where your drive is already encrypted or you keep your files in a sensitive container, then it turns out to be an annoyance more than anything else. So, here is how you can remove PDF […]




HP forecasts split-related costs below expectations

Hewlett-Packard Co , which is in the process of splitting itself, forecast separation-related costs below the expectation of several analysts and reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit. The world's No. 2 personal computer maker, whose shares rose more than 3 percent in extended trading on Thursday, kept its profit forecast unchanged for the full year, allaying fears of a strong dollar... [Read more]


Canadian software maker Shopify valued at $2 billion in U.S. debut

Canadian e-commerce software maker Shopify Inc's shares rose as much as 69 percent in their U.S. debut, valuing the company at about $2.14 billion. Shopify, which also debuted on the Toronto Stock Exchange on Thursday, is the first Canadian company to be listed on a U.S. exchange this year. Ottawa-based Shopify helps small- and medium-sized retailers set up their online stores for a monthly subscription... [Read more]


Huawei stakes claim in ‘Internet of Things’ market with new operating system

BEIJING (Reuters) – China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, the world's biggest telecommunications equipment maker, on Wednesday became the latest tech giant to present its own take on the 'Internet of Things' (IoT), centered on an operating system designed to allow household and business Technology Newspliances to communicate with each other online. At an event in Beijing, Huawei... [Read more]


Altice enters U.S. cable market with Suddenlink move

By James Regan, Leila Abboud and Arno Schuetze PARIS/FRANKFURT (Reuters) – European telecoms group Altice has agreed to buy U.S. regional cable company Suddenlink Communications in a $9.1 billion deal, marking its first move across the Atlantic where it is also interested in buying Time Warner Cable. The surprise move is further evidence that Patrick Drahi, Altice's billionaire founder,... [Read more]


Hitches with F-35 logistics won’t delay summer launch: Lockheed executive

By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Lockheed Martin Corp said on Monday it is working to resolve “relatively minor” issues with a portable version of the F-35 fighter jet's automated logistics system, but the problems should not impede a Marine Corp milestone this summer. Jeff Streznetcky, the Lockheed executive in charge of the logistics system known as ALIS, told Reuters... [Read more]