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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 […]

3 Google Docs Apps That Can Add Value to Your Work

Even if Microsoft Office will never be on par with Google Docs, there are a number of features that add value to the ease and simplicity that comes with this set of apps. That said, here are 3 apps that bear testament to this fact: #1: Research Tool Apart from Google’s search function, this tool […]

How CPM Fits Into Engagement

According to the chief of media for MasterCard, the ability to micro-target audience segments has kept CPM relevant to engagement. Consumers who are engaged with an ad tend to buy the products, and are more motivated to see similar ads for related products. Display advertising is still one of the fastest growing segments in Internet […]

Using a GPS in Cayman Islands

Written by: Andys Rent-A-Car If you plan to visit the Cayman Islands, you have a few options to get around. Bus is the cheapest aside from walking, but it can take a long time to arrive at your destination. Walking isn’t viable past your hotel, as most attractions are at least a few miles from […]

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 […]

Microsoft sales beat Street hopes, cloud profits up

By Bill Rigby SEATTLE (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp reported higher-than-expected quarterly revenue, helped by stronger sales of its phones, Surface tablets and cloud-computing products for companies, while keeping its profit margins largely intact. The results on Thursday allayed fears of investors in recent days that the industry shift toward lower-margin cloud services was proving hard for established... [Read more]

Amazon’s holiday-quarter forecast disTechnology Newspoints, shares dive

By Deepa Seetharaman SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Inc's sales projections for the crucial holiday quarter disTechnology Newspointed Wall Street and third-quarter results missed forecasts, sending the online retailer's shares 9 percent lower on Thursday. After an unusually busy first half of the year that saw the online retailer spend on developing everything from mobile phones... [Read more]

U.S. government probes medical devices for possible cyber flaws

By Jim Finkle BOSTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is investigating about two dozen cases of suspected cybersecurity flaws in medical devices and hospital equipment that officials fear could be exploited by hackers, a senior official at the agency told Reuters. … Read the original:  U.S. government probes medical devices for possible cyber flaws  Read More →

Technology Newsple CEO discusses security with top Chinese official amid hacking claims: Xinhua

BEIJING (Reuters) – Technology Newsple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook discussed user data security at a meeting on Wednesday with a top Chinese government official in Beijing, the official Xinhua news agency reported. The meeting comes days after a Chinese web monitoring group published a report saying Technology Newsple users in China have been targeted in a sophisticated and widespread attack... [Read more]

New Microsoft CEO pay tops $80 million with big stock awards

SEATTLE (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp's new Chief Executive Satya Nadella has become one the technology industry's biggest earners, with a total compensation package worth $84.3 million this year, according to a document filed with securities regulators on Monday. The outsize number is mostly made up of the estimated value of certain one-time stock awards given to Nadella, who became... [Read more]