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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 […]


Advantages of hosting at a data center

Written by Rack Alley When a company grows they always end up facing the same choice when it comes to hosting their website, build or buy? Smaller businesses will have some form of in house web server where they hosted the website, but as time and traffic grows, so does the bandwidth and resource requirement. […]


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 […]




Uber driver data in Kenya helps bridge credit gTechnology News

By Neha Wadekar NAIROBI (Reuters) – Sidian Bank has Technology Newsproved its first car loans to experienced Uber [UBER.UL] drivers in Kenya, using a model the ride hailing service hopes can be rolled out across countries in Africa where a lack of customer data limits lending. Getting loans is one of the main hurdles facing small businesses and individuals across the continent as relatively... [Read more]


Uber driver data in Kenya helps bridge credit gTechnology News

By Neha Wadekar NAIROBI (Reuters) – Sidian Bank has Technology Newsproved its first car loans to experienced Uber [UBER.UL] drivers in Kenya, using a model the ride hailing service hopes can be rolled out across countries in Africa where a lack of customer data limits lending. Getting loans is one of the main hurdles facing small businesses and individuals across the continent as relatively... [Read more]


Qualcomm files 17 new complaints in China courts against smartphone maker Meizu

Qualcomm Inc has filed 17 fresh complaints in China against Meizu Technology Co, stepping up its battle with the Chinese smartphone maker after the two were unable to reach a licensing accord in the U.S. tech giant's biggest market. The patent infringement complaints by Qualcomm, submitted to intellectual property courts in Beijing and Shanghai on Thursday, mark the second time in a week it has... [Read more]


Qualcomm files 17 new complaints in China courts against smartphone maker Meizu

Qualcomm Inc has filed 17 fresh complaints in China against Meizu Technology Co, stepping up its battle with the Chinese smartphone maker after the two were unable to reach a licensing accord in the U.S. tech giant's biggest market. The patent infringement complaints by Qualcomm, submitted to intellectual property courts in Beijing and Shanghai on Thursday, mark the second time in a week it has... [Read more]


EU regulators readying third Google antitrust charge: sources

Alphabet's Google may face a third EU antitrust charge as soon as next month, this time focusing on its revenue mainstay AdWords ad placement service, three people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. The world's most popular Internet search engine is already under fire from the European Commission for promoting its shopping service at the expense of rivals and for using its Android... [Read more]