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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 […]

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 […]

Applying Coatings to Medical Devices

Written by: Denton Vacuum, LLC Today’s medical devices aren’t just for survival. They can actually help patients fight off infections, and work within their bodies without intruding on them. Catheters, once the bane of aging patients and those with urinary infections, now slip into the body with minimal discomfort. Infection rates are reduced when manufacturers […]

The Benefits of Adding Navigational Assistance

Written by: Andys Rent-A-Car Imagine that you’re lost at night in unfamiliar territory. People around you speak your language, but it’s late and not many are about. The unfamiliar areas can seem imposing. Vistors to Grand Cayman will fare better with some form of navigation in their rentals. Here are some of the benefits to […]

Three Tips for Buying Ground Power Units

Written by: Start Pac A new ground power unit is an important investment to make, but one that could come with a few ramifications if the unit is skittish, or of a lesser quality. It’s not worth skimping on price when quality parts will usually cost less down the road. Products that last longer, or […]

How to Stop Autoplay Videos When Browsing

It can be terrible annoying to deal with videos that start automatically on a webpage that you’ve just opened. As is common knowledge, most of these videos are run using Shockwave Flash, so it’s only fair to focus on this technology and which will solve the problem adequately when you give it permission to work. […]

BlackBerry posts fourth-quarter profit; seeks to end revenue slide

By Euan Rocha and Alastair Sharp TORONTO (Reuters) – BlackBerry Ltd posted a surprise quarterly profit on Friday and said it is pushing to end a slide in its revenue in this fiscal year, sending the stock up as much as 5.1 percent. We're now turning our attention to revenue stabilization,” BlackBerry Chief Executive John Chen said on a conference call. Chen plans to grow BlackBerry's... [Read more]

Hi-tech and Big Data offer hope to battered U.S. oil industry

By Ernest Scheyder WILLISTON, N.D. (Reuters) – The tech geeks are coming to the oil industry's rescue. With the price of crude plumbing lows not seen since 2009, Royal Dutch Shell, Whiting Petroleum Corp and many others are turning to rocket fuel, Big Data, lasers, spectrometers and other new or revamped technologies to do more for less. As North America's oil companies slash spending... [Read more]

Technology Newsple plans China iPhone trade-in program with Foxconn: Bloomberg

(Reuters) – Technology Newsple Inc plans to introduce a trade-in program for iPhones in China in association with the Foxconn Technology Group, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the effort. Under the program, consumers will be able to exchange older iPhones at Technology Newsple stores in China for credit against the company's products starting March 31, Bloomberg reported.... [Read more]

Facebook brings Technology Newsps, businesses to Messenger service

By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Facebook Inc on Wednesday opened up its Messenger service for developers to create Technology Newsps and for shoppers to communicate directly with retailers, as the Internet company seeks to expand its reach. The new features mark Facebook's latest effort to transform its mobile messaging service into a full-featured platform with the same pull... [Read more]

Ruth Porat to leave Morgan Stanley, join Google as CFO

(Reuters) – Morgan Stanley Chief Financial Officer Ruth Porat is leaving the bank to join Google Inc in the same position, the companies said on Tuesday. Porat, 57, will replace Patrick Pichette, who said on March 10 that he planned to retire. Jonathan Pruzan, co-head of Morgan Stanley's global financial institutions group in investment banking, will become CFO after Porat leaves on Technology... [Read more]