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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 […]




Technology Newsple iPhones allow extraction of deep personal data, researcher finds

By Joseph Menn SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Personal data including text messages, contact lists and photos can be extracted from iPhones through previously unpublicized techniques by Technology Newsple Inc employees, the company acknowledged this week. The same techniques to circumvent backup encryption could be used by law enforcement or others with access to the “trusted” computers... [Read more]


Technology Newsple iPhones allow extraction of deep personal data, researcher finds

By Joseph Menn SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Personal data including text messages, contact lists and photos can be extracted from iPhones through previously unpublicized techniques by Technology Newsple Inc employees, the company acknowledged this week. The same techniques to circumvent backup encryption could be used by law enforcement or others with access to the “trusted” computers... [Read more]


Facebook says SEC’s IPO probe ends, extending WhatsTechnology Newsp closing date

(Reuters) – Facebook Inc said the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission dropped its probe into the social networking company over events surrounding its controversial initial public offering. In its quarterly report filed on Thursday, Facebook said the regulator in May “notified us that it had terminated its inquiry and that no enforcement action had been recommended by the SEC.”... [Read more]


Facebook says SEC’s IPO probe ends, extending WhatsTechnology Newsp closing date

(Reuters) – Facebook Inc said the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission dropped its probe into the social networking company over events surrounding its controversial initial public offering. In its quarterly report filed on Thursday, Facebook said the regulator in May “notified us that it had terminated its inquiry and that no enforcement action had been recommended by the SEC.”... [Read more]


Amazon’s losses widen, shares drop

By Deepa Seetharaman SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc posted a much larger-than-expected loss in the second quarter as its rTechnology Newsid pace of investment in businesses such as digital content and consumer electronics offset a 23 percent jump in revenue. Shares of Amazon have slid 10 percent so far in 2014, as investors grow increasingly leery of betting on potentially rTechnology... [Read more]