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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 […]


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 […]


The Benefits of Adding Navigational Assistance

Written by: Andys Rent-A-Car Imagine that you’re lost at night in unfamiliar territory. People around you speak your language, but it’s late and not many are about. The unfamiliar areas can seem imposing. Vistors to Grand Cayman will fare better with some form of navigation in their rentals. Here are some of the benefits to […]


Three Tips for Buying Ground Power Units

Written by: Start Pac A new ground power unit is an important investment to make, but one that could come with a few ramifications if the unit is skittish, or of a lesser quality. It’s not worth skimping on price when quality parts will usually cost less down the road. Products that last longer, or […]


How to Stop Autoplay Videos When Browsing

It can be terrible annoying to deal with videos that start automatically on a webpage that you’ve just opened. As is common knowledge, most of these videos are run using Shockwave Flash, so it’s only fair to focus on this technology and which will solve the problem adequately when you give it permission to work. […]


How The Time Clock System Has Evolved

Written by Allied Time Time tracking and clock system have in the past been regarded as not being particularly advantageous to employees other than keeping track of their attendance and working hours. However, these systems, along with the use of technology, have perfected themselves. These sophisticated systems now offer possibilities and features that present benefits […]




Costly shift to new credit cards won’t fix security issues

By Nandita Bose CHICAGO (Reuters) – New technology about to be deployed by credit card companies will require U.S. consumers to carry a new kind of card and retailers across the nation to upgrade payment terminals. Credit card companies have set an October deadline for the switch to chip-enabled cards, which come with embedded computer chips that make them far more difficult to clone. Counterfeit... [Read more]


Exclusive: Huawei plans big push to sell its phones, wearable devices in U.S.

By Edwin Chan and Gerry Shih SAN FRANCISCO/BEIJING (Reuters) – Two years after U.S. legislators branded it a national security threat, China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] is planning a campaign to win over U.S. consumers, rolling out new mobile phones and wearable devices backed by a marketing effort. China's second-largest smartphone maker, already with more than $40 billion... [Read more]


BlackBerry to broaden its cross-platform strategy

By Euan Rocha TORONTO (Reuters) – BlackBerry announced on Sunday that it plans to expand its cross-platform strategy and deliver its often admired security, productivity and communication tools to any smartphone or tablet device running iOS, Android or Windows. The one-time smartphone sector pioneer's devices have waned in popularity in recent years, but in a bid to remain relevant, the... [Read more]


Samsung unveils sleek new Galaxy phones to take on Technology Newsple

By Se Young Lee SEOUL/BARCELONA (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Co Ltd unveiled its latest Galaxy S smartphones featuring a slim body made from aircraft-grade metal, in a bid to reclaim its throne as undisputed global smartphone leader from Technology Newsple Inc. Designed from scratch in an operation dubbed “Project Zero”, the Galaxy S6 and its curved-edges variant are critical for... [Read more]


Google submits plans to expand Silicon Valley headquarters

Google Inc submitted plans on Friday for a vastly expanded headquarters at the Silicon Valley city where the tech giant is based, presenting a bucolic vision of movable structures to be built under curving and translucent canopies. The submission of the plan to the City Council in Mountain View, California, which the company chose for its headquarters 15 years ago, marks the first step in what city... [Read more]