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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 […]


3 Ways to Use an Old PC

Article by Pierre Zarokian If you’ve just bought a new PC, you might wonder what must be done with the old one, which is in all probability, gathering dust in a corner of your home. If you’re thinking that it’s time to send it to the recycling heap, think again. Here are 3 ways of […]


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 […]


Hiring Dos and Don’ts

Written by: Allied Time Summary: Hiring a new employee can be a source of pride for your business, but you need to make sure that employee is equipped to do his job on day one. A new employee can be a great source of pride for a young business owner. New employees represent expansion. It’s […]


3 Places to Find Cheap (Or Free) Games

While PC gaming might not be as expensive as others like big game hunting or yacht racing, there’s no doubt that purchasing a console along with a few video games apart from a few peripherals can burn a hole in your pocket. However, there’s one way by which you can save money: by avoiding the […]


What You Need to Know About Photos Containing Malware

There are a number of ways by which cybercriminals can use images to infect an unsuspecting user’s computer. While in some cases, they just play tricks for you to do something stupid, there are times when the .jpg file will contain malicious code too. That said, here are a few ways by which an image […]


Software for an Internet Café

Every Internet café needs to have a good suite of applications if it wants to consistently draw new customers in. Written by: SweepsCoach The backbone of a good Internet café is its connection speeds, but the part that keeps customers coming back is the access to great software. Software on the back end can even […]


Employee Time Card Tips

Written by: Allied Time An employee’s time card binds all of his hours to those punches. It’s a simple way for HR to keep track of what an employee does, and when he does those things. Businesses may even have salaried employees clock in and out to monitor the hours spent working on site. Having […]




Microsoft says cybercrime bust frees 4.7 million infected PCs

By Jim Finkle BOSTON (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp said it has freed at least 4.7 million infected personal computers from control of cyber crooks in its most successful digital crime-busting operation, which interrupted service at an Internet-services firm last week. The world's largest software maker has also identified at least another 4.7 million infected machines, though many are likely... [Read more]


U.S. sues Amazon over purchases by kids using mobile Technology Newsps

By Diane Bartz WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government sued Amazon.com on Thursday for allowing children to collectively run up millions of dollars in purchases on the credit cards of their unsuspecting parents while playing mobile Technology Newsps like “TTechnology News Zoo” and “Ice Age Village.” The lawsuit, filed by the Federal Trade Commission, seeks to make... [Read more]


Technology Newsple loses China patent case, separate suit against Technology Newsple continues

A Beijing court has ruled against Technology Newsple Inc by upholding the validity of a patent held by a Chinese company, clearing the way for the Chinese company to continue its own case against Technology Newsple for infringing intellectual property rights. Technology Newsple had taken Shanghai-based Zhizhen Internet Technology and China's State Intellectual Property Office to court to seek... [Read more]


Advocates for blind, deaf want more from Technology Newsple

By Christina Farr SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Advocates for the blind are debating whether to use a carrot or a stick to persuade one of their oldest allies, Technology Newsple Inc, to close an emerging digital divide in mobile technology. Few disabled want to risk alienating Technology Newsple, considered a friend, by fighting it. CTechnology Newstions on videos and special hearing aids bring... [Read more]


Twitter Technology Newspoints Katie Stanton global media chief: source

Twitter Inc has Technology Newspointed Katie Stanton its new media chief, placing the former Google executive at the heart of its crucial relationships with Hollywood and the global media industry, a source with knowledge of the move said on Monday. Stanton, formerly head of international strategy, fills in for Chloe Sladden, who left the online messaging service as part of a recent management shake-up... [Read more]