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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 get started with home automation

Home automation used to be limited to people who had a lot of technical knowledge. Standards like X10 were both difficult to implement and required a lot of work to get them working. Not anymore. Thanks to smart and connected home devices, home automation is now possible for anyone. Here is how to get started: […]


The Role of Antisense Oligonucleotides in Research

Oligonucleotides are key components in therapy. Oligonucleotides are often used for research purposes and biological studies. However, they are also prevalent in the pharmaceutical industry as well. The emergence of oligonucleotides in the world of biological research has brought new opportunities for scientists to uncover more information. There have already been breakthroughs in the medical […]


Comparing the Reliability of APUs and GPUs

Written by: Start Pac Aircraft operations consist of two cycles, landing and take-off, and the cruise phase. Both cycles are crucial in terms of a plane’s functionality. The landing and take-off phase includes taxiing, taking off, climbing out, approaching, and landing. Now, this cycle can be subdivided into two separate operations – departure and arrival. […]


Improve conversion rates with these checkout page strategies

Written by Secure Net Shop Many e-commerce vendors have to deal with high website shopping cart abandonment and drops in conversion rates all the time. What some don’t realize is with a few changes, conversion rates can be increased. All that needs to be done is provide the customer with all the information they need […]


How to setup your own home media server

Everyone talks up streaming video services like Netflix and Hulu. What nobody mentions is how fast you can run through your bandwidth cap.This is also true for videos that you upload to Youtube. Families now upload their videos forgetting that every time they watch a video they are using up valuable bandwidth at home. Until […]




Data analysis from Paris raid on Google will take months, possibly years: prosecutor

By Chine Labbé PARIS (Reuters) – Analysis of data seized by investigators in last week's raid of Google's Paris headquarters could possibly take years, French financial prosecutor Eliane Houlette said on Sunday. Dozens of French police raided Google's offices on Tuesday, escalating an investigation over suspected tax evasion. “We have collected a lot of computer data,”... [Read more]


Data analysis from Paris raid on Google will take months, possibly years: prosecutor

By Chine Labbé PARIS (Reuters) – Analysis of data seized by investigators in last week's raid of Google's Paris headquarters could possibly take years, French financial prosecutor Eliane Houlette said on Sunday. Dozens of French police raided Google's offices on Tuesday, escalating an investigation over suspected tax evasion. “We have collected a lot of computer data,”... [Read more]


French finance minister rules out Google tax deal, more firms could be targeted

By Ingrid Melander PARIS (Reuters) – France will “go all the way” to ensure that multinationals operating on its soil pay their taxes and more cases could follow after Google and McDonald's were targeted by tax raids, Finance Minister Michel STechnology Newsin said. STechnology Newsin, speaking in an interview with Reuters and three European newspTechnology Newsers, ruled out... [Read more]


French finance minister rules out Google tax deal, more firms could be targeted

By Ingrid Melander PARIS (Reuters) – France will “go all the way” to ensure that multinationals operating on its soil pay their taxes and more cases could follow after Google and McDonald's were targeted by tax raids, Finance Minister Michel STechnology Newsin said. STechnology Newsin, speaking in an interview with Reuters and three European newspTechnology Newsers, ruled out... [Read more]


Gawker privacy lawsuit evolves into battle of tech billionaires

By Sarah McBride SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Billionaire media owner Pierre Omidyar is backing news and entertainment web site Gawker Media in its lawsuit against wrestler Hulk Hogan, adding a new twist to a case pitting technology money against press freedom. Omidyar, owner of The Intercept publisher First Look Media, is asking other media outlets to file legal briefs in support of Gawker, First... [Read more]