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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 […]

Optimize Your Employee’s Time

By Allied Time Are you in the business of getting the most from your employees? If not, then you aren’t going to be in any business for long. The problems that go along with not actively tracking what your employees do and how they do it form a very long, very depressing and very expensive […]

Test Cases for Geotargeting

Geotargeting is a popular buzz word, but it can cost you if you don’t know how to use it. Geotargeting amounts to selecting audience by location, which will have an effect on your traffic numbers. Expect the amount of visits you receive to drop, but if you play your cards right, conversions will see a […]

What You Should Do If Your PC or Laptop Doesn’t Turn On

system, you can fix the problem by finding out how and when the PC failed. That said, if you start your PC, and it doesn’t start, then the problem is very different from your computer not being able to load the operating system. For starters, if there is no response to turning on the Power […]

What You Need to Know About Taking Precautions When Using Gmail

Let’s accept the fact that nothing in this world is very safe, and especially not Gmail. There’s always a chance that your email might be read by an unintended recipient or even might be hacked into. But these aren’t the only hazards with Gmail but with just about any other email service. so, protecting your […]

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 […]

Technology Newsple planning 12.9-inch iPad for 2015: Bloomberg

Technology Newsple Inc is preparing to roll out a larger, 12.9-inch version of its iPad for 2015, with production set to begin in the first quarter of next year, Bloomberg cited people with knowledge of the matter as saying on Tuesday. The report comes as Technology Newsple struggles with declining sales of its 10-inch and 7.9-inch tablets, which are faltering as people replace iPads less frequently... [Read more]

Kleiner to invest in messaging startup SnTechnology Newschat at near-$10 billion valuation: report

Venture cTechnology Newsital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byer has agreed to invest in fast-growing messaging startup SnTechnology Newschat at a valuation close to $10 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing people with knowledge of the matter. At least one other strategic investor has committed to joining the latest round of funding, the Journal cited two of the people... [Read more]

Sony says PlayStation network back online, user information safe after attack

By Malathi Nayak and Sophie Knight SAN FRANCISCO/TOKYO (Reuters) – Sony Corp's PlayStation Network was back online on Monday following a cyber attack that took it down over the weekend, which coincided with a bomb scare on a commercial flight carrying a top Sony executive in the United States. Sony said on its PlayStation blog that its PlayStation network had been taken down by a denial... [Read more]

CME Group resumes electronic trading after glitch delays open

(Reuters) – CME Group delayed the start of trade on its electronic platform by four hours on Monday due to technical problems, the latest glitch to hit the world's largest futures market operator. The start of trade in all contracts on the Globex Markets platform, Technology Newsart from Bursa Malaysia derivatives, was halted because of an unspecified technical glitch, the top U.S. The... [Read more]

U.S. undercover investigators among those exposed in data breach

By Jim Finkle and Mark Hosenball BOSTON/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A cyber attack at a firm that performs background checks for U.S. The breach at Falls Church, Virginia-based US Investigations Services (USIS) exposed highly personal information of workers at the Department of Homeland Security's headquarters as well as its U.S. Read more:  U.S. undercover investigators among those exposed... [Read more]