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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 […]


The Importance of the GPU

Written by Start Pac In most cases, motor starter generators would be using turbine engines that operate at over 30 volts without much problem. At the start of the engine, the amperage draw intensifies and reaches its highest point. The draw can even reach up to 1000 amps, it all depends on the type of […]


How to Clean a Dirty Touchscreen

If you’re not one to wash your hands before using your laptop, smartphone or tablet, then there’s no doubt that some cleaning is in order. That said, non-touchscreens require less cleaning compared to touchscreens given that the latter get dirty quicker while interfering with the visual experience as well as touch sensitivity. While these gadgets […]


3 Tools to Remove Duplicates from your Hard Drive

One of the biggest issues with owning a PC involves shrinking storage as soon as the amount of music, pictures and documents continue to add up. Of course, in order to deal with this, the only option that you have is to buy new storage but before which you could delay for as long as […]


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 […]




India’s Ratan Tata buys stake in Chinese phone maker Xiaomi

Ratan Tata, chairman emeritus of the holding company of India's Tata conglomerate, has acquired a stake in Xiaomi Technology [XTC.UL], a deal that is likely to bolster the Chinese phone maker's presence in the world's third-largest smartphone market. Financial details of the unspecified stake bought by Tata in Xiaomi, the first by an Indian, were not disclosed in the statement issued... [Read more]


Nokia denies return to phone manufacturing

Finland's Nokia denied reports in Chinese media that it planned to return to manufacturing phones. “Nokia notes recent news reports claiming the company communicated an intention to manufacture consumer handsets out of a R&D facility in China. These reports are false,” Nokia said in a statement posted on its website. “Nokia reiterates it currently has no plans to manufacture... [Read more]


Orange boss sees end to French telecom price war

The chief executive of France's telecom leader Orange said on Saturday he believed the price war in the national telecoms sector was coming to a close. Stephane Richard also argued in a radio interview for consolidation in the French telecoms sector, saying a market with three operators would function better than with four. “In France we have among the lowest prices in the world for both... [Read more]


Alibaba, China Telecom tie up to sell phones

Chinese e-commerce leader Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and state-owned China Telecom Corp Ltd have tied up to sell inexpensive smartphones aimed at boosting mobile commerce in smaller cities and rural areas. The phones, dubbed “Tianyi Taobao Shopping Handsets”, will come installed with either an Technology Newsp for easy access to Alibaba's flagship Taobao online shopping platform or... [Read more]


Samsung hints at new smartwatch on Technology Newsple Watch launch day

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd teased the market with hints of a new version of its Gear smartwatch on Friday, the same day that rival Technology Newsple Inc's long-awaited wearable devices went on sale. The South Korean tech giant's official blog post showed images of smartwatch with a round face – which would be a first for Samsung – and naming several partners, including Baidu... [Read more]