Monthly Archives: January 2012
Burglar alarm systems have been around for quite some time but some of the advances made in this industry in the last few years are quite staggering. Here are a few of the ways in which things have changed lately.
Not Like the Movies
Don’t you get a bit worried when you see a movie in which the bad guy breaks in really easily despite the property having a security system? A simple cutting of some wires and the home is left completely unprotected. Of course, in a lot of cases this is simply a dramatic device used to further the plot. The film would be a little duller if the director had taken into account the modern advances which have allowed wireless alarm systems to become so popular. With this type of system there are no wires to be cut and the home cannot be entered as simply as the movies might make us …
Here’s the review of 3 cool iphone apps.
Flipboard, the popular news aggregation app that has long been an iPad-exclusive staple, has finally made the transition over to the iPhone. The question is, does it translate well to the smaller screen size? Yes and no. All of the same features, are there for reading a large selection of content, but the magazine-style layout that Flipboard is famous for is conspicuously absent from the iPhone version. It uses many of the same conventions like large typefaces, pull quotes and nicely-laid-out images and video, but the limited screen space means only 1-3 stores can fit on each page, and you don’t get anywhere near the same variety of layouts.
Regardless of which device you use for accessing Flipboard, it’s easy to spend hours in the app just browsing through all the content. You can add your Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Tumblr and Google Reader accounts (among others), …
With the invention of mobile and portable devices that browse internet, the time is not far when all the sitting and surfing of internet on a screen using the hard keyboard will be a thing of past. The Smartphone, iPad, and tablets are quickly taking over the desktop PC use. With these devices being available for a normal person, the need for desktop PC is diminishing. In addition, these mobile devices are changing the way people use internet.
The introduction of tablets is and will directly affect the internet marketing process, it will affect the site design, the SEO process, and all the strategies related to online marketing as a whole. Therefore, an effective online marketing strategy of a business must consider the effect these devices have on consumer behavior, and how do they use them.
Pertaining to the way people use …
Online trends are alarmingly increasing resulting in huge demands of web designers and web design companies. Trends are also changing with the passage of time and it becomes mandatory for every web owner to up date his online presence to be in the competition otherwise he automatically comes out of competition. For this reason, latest and upcoming trends should be known to every web designer and owner of online businesses. Updates are coming and trends are going to change with the passage of time. We are looking here trends of 2012 to implement them in the websites. Here is an up to date knowledge for those who are looking for it.
Minimum Use of Flash
It is considered that flash web design is not good to use in web designing or it give a bad impression. If it is used in the right way then it …
Do you think using mobile phone spy software like iPhone Spy to monitor a spouse or child is a little too “James Bond” for your tastes? After all, just five short years ago no one resorted to using “snooping tools” like iPhone Spy to monitor loved ones—but that’s only because iPhones hadn’t been invented yet! Because today when it seems like everyone has at least one smart phone, using a mobile phone spy app to monitor a loved one isn’t too James Bond—its common sense! In fact, here are three reasons why you absolutely need mobile phone spy software in today’s society:
Keep Children Safe
Today, children are constantly bouncing from one activity to another making it almost impossible for a parent to always know where they are at any given time. Mobile monitoring tools like iPhone Spy provide Real Time Location Tracking using GPS technology so they can see where their children …
Helmet cameras are used for a variety of different purposes. One of the main reasons why people attach cameras to their helmets is so that they can film what they’re doing. Sky-diving, for example, is a thrilling activity, and what could be better than re-living that moment whenever you want?
Cheap helmet cameras enable you to capture exactly what you’ve done from your point of view. You can show family and friends almost exactly what you’ve experienced, making it much more effective to describe your adventure and tell the story.
If you use cameras for sports that you take fairly seriously, they’ll come in very handy if you’re training for an event or competition. Watching what you’ve done in detail can help you work on your weak spots and improve your overall technique.
Some cameras are particularly good and hold battery power for a long time. Not only do they stay switched on for longer, …
It is difficult in this day and age to keep up with new technology and to ensure that you are as up to date as you could be, with regard to the various technological advances that are being made on an almost weekly basis. Previously, you could at least rely on a brand name or ‘type’ during conversations that would enable you to work out what exactly was being discussed. These days, though, people are exhibiting a lesser belief in well-known products and brands and are turning to unproven companies, making it even more difficult to remain up to date.
It used to be that there were a small number of big name technological suppliers and providers and you could easily check and make comparisons whenever you planned on making a purchase. Internet providers, mobile providers, cable companies and satellite packages, as well as various technology suppliers, would offer you an easy checklist that showed …
This is the age of internet. There are plenty of sites operating in the internet today, and therefore, there exists a cut throat competition among different site owners for a better position of their site. In order to survive in the competition, boosting up the productivity of your site is very important. If you want to enhance the productivity of your site, you would definitely have to concentrate on the efforts of search engine optimization, which is one of the most important pre-requisite of a site. In fact, if you are not much aware of SEO, the most important thing that you should understand is that it is something more than just a technique.
You need to understand that it can not only help in improving the traffic and enhancing the productivity, but at the same time, it is one of the largest sciences that exist on the internet. Though it is true that SEO …
The blackberry curve 9360 is a smartphone running on the BB 7 operating system. The handset retains the bar QWERTY, it is ultra-thin and has a very high quality appearance. It comes with Blackberry 7, which includes Facebook and Twitter communications. Blackberry Curve 9360 has the exact same height and width as the Curve 9300, 3mm less the thickness, making the device look much sleeker. It is well-built like any Blackberry. The operating system has been upgraded to BlackBerry 7. The OS offers better integration of social networking. This model of Blackberry is growing popular among people due to its useful features.
- 5 megapixel camera with flash
- LCD display
- Media player
- Email and text messaging
- Built-in hands-free speakerphone
- MP3 ringtones
- BlackBerry Maps
- Personal organizer functions
- Web browser
- Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, RIM wireless modem
- 512MB flash memory ,memory card slot
- Weight is 99g
- Battery standby: up to 330 hours
The publishing industry is in the midst of drastic changes. Perhaps they are not as sweeping as what the music industry went through last decade, but they could end up being more liberating for artistic entrepreneurs. If you’re an author and you want to self-publish your work, you’ve got a lot on your mind. You’re probably a freelance writer, with a number of different clients, which means you’ve got contract tracking software on your computer and who knows what else. You may want a self-publishing tool that is easy to use and doesn’t require a lot of strain on your hardware. Here are five convenient online services for publishing your e-book:
Lulu—Lulu officially offers print, publishing, and distribution services for self-publishers, but they do much more than just traditional printing and publishing. Lulu works with 3rd party publishing companies in order to give you options as to how you should position your book. In this …
The internet has revolutionized the way companies advertise, meet and interact with their customers. The websites have become the face of the companies and provide a direct platform between a company and a customer. Therefore, it is very important that this face of the company always remains in the good books of the clients so that he may refer it to others. The person who is responsible in maintaining and dealing with the issues related to a website is called the webmaster.
In the recent years, the job description of a webmaster has undergone massive changes due to the increase in the dependency on the websites as platforms to interact and confront issues. A webmaster does not have a particular role to play but he may have to adapt to various roles depending upon his organization. Nevertheless, a webmaster must monitor the website, its functions, its problems and that the website provides a great online …