Monthly Archives: July 2013
You see amongst all other purposes that the Apple iPad is known to serve, there’s also the fact that it proves apt as an assistive technology. The iPad after all happens to be a fabulous learning tool. You see, for more than 20 years Apple has been dedicated towards providing new and innovative solutions and that too for people who’ve got disabilities. This assistive technology is for them so that they can help these people access as well as enjoy using them.
5 Unique Assistive Technologies Provided by Apple
Enlisted below are 5 unique assistive technologies that is provided by the Apple iPad.
- The Guided Access:
This is a special assistive technology that’d prove beneficial for students with autism or those who’ve got other attention and sensory challenges. Guided Access helps such students stay on task. Through the right application wandering taps and gestures won’t …
Amazon’s Kindle ereader is a popular choice among those who are moving away from paper books. It has topped the sales lists since it was first released and continues to offer gadget fans a reliable and accessible device for reading electronic books.
The Kindle Paperwhite was released last year and has become a firm favourite already. Described by Amazon as “the world’s most advanced ereader” it has a host of features and benefits that have already delighted book lovers around the world.
Here is a closer look at the Kindle Paperwhite and some of the key charms of the gadget.
The first thing many people notice about the Paperwhite is how it seems comparatively thinner than the Kindle Touch. It has a better display and feels secure and well-made to hold. At just under 0.5lbs it is not heavy to hold for long periods.
What really makes the Kindle Paperwhite stand out is the …
Only 15 years ago, a good PC was lucky to provide a 3GB hard drive. Now, mobile phones have three times that amount as standard. While it may have been £25 for a 256MB flash drive in 2004, you can get 20 or 30 times the storage for the same price – and delivering higher speeds – from an even smaller piece of technology on your keyring. It’s not just because of advances in technology, either – it’s simple demand.
Over the last couple of decades, we’ve experienced a huge demand for more space. The explosion in popularity of the MP3 format in the late 90s led to huge music collections going digital, while the AVI and MPEG formats created a boom in video content. As technology gets greater – most recently, with the advent of HD – so does the need for storage. Now that most of us are “always on” – the internet, that …
Most people are not even aware of what cell phone management and optimization services entail. They only begin searching for a solution after they’ve experienced myriad of issues originating from their mobile carrier’s end. Annoyances like inflated monthly bills, too many dropped and missed calls and poor audio quality spur the user into action. But being unaware of the existence of cell phone management services majority usually ends up just blaming their mobile carrier and switching to another one. This becomes a repetitive cycle where user hops from one carrier service to another being disgruntled and unsatisfied all the time. This article is just for such individuals who are looking for a viable and cost effective answer to all their troubles. Even mobile carriers which are facing hardships because of losing clientele due to aforementioned shortcomings can greatly benefit from wireless optimization and management.
The essence of cell phone management and optimization is improving the …
Whether you create YouTube videos out of creative passion or need for profit, YouTube success of any kind is measured in views. If your video is not seen by anyone, you can neither spread your intended message nor make any money—which is dire news for YouTube vloggers, musicians and businesses alike. So the big question remains: how do you go about getting more viewers?
While one can try numerous uncertain methods to organically grow traffic, a simpler method is video advertising: there are several high-profile video advertising agencies on the web nowadays competing to be ‘the AdWords of Video’, of which Virool is emerging as the leader in the field. Virool allows you to implant your video across numerous websites and platforms on Virool’s network, providing invaluable advertising and views—but only if you think smart. Here is a quick primer on how to use Virool most …
Mario is one of my favorite games, ever since i came to know about video games in my childhood. It continues to be one of the worlds most played games all over the world. The following infographic takes us through the history of Paper Mario. Do check it:
This Infographic comes courtesy of Nintendo UK. Paper Mario: Sticker Star is one of the Mario games available on Nintendo 3DS
The term “eco-friendly” is multifaceted. It denotes anything relating to the reduction of waste, the reduction of the emission of fossil fuels, and the conservation of energy. It would seem that in the home and office, it seems to fall to the wayside. Since waste management is the most tangible facet of eco-compatibility, it makes perfect sense.
The Civil Rights Movement was not the only movement to strike the states in the late 60s and early 70s. There was also the recycling movement, which sought to lift the waste of natural resources.
Since its inception, the earth had been recycling its resources naturally. It wasn’t until the recycling movement that men and women got the idea. Since then, educational programs have been instituted, recycling plants have been established, and trillions of tons of recyclable material have been diverted away from landfills.
As a result, what was once a movement has, in the last 20 years …
Information technology is expensive, so the business manager needs to shop around for cost effective solutions. The popular personal solution, shared hosting, is not much of a solution for larger businesses, so the other two remaining options are a dedicated server or a virtual private server (VPS).
Although the business has a similar environment to that of a dedicated server, a VPS solution that shares the same physical server with other users has a reduced cost than a dedicated server. This makes VPS solutions great for a growing business with a limited IT budget that needs something better than shared hosting.
Cost Savings for IT Budgets
VPS have several cost savings that transfer to the business. Some of them are direct savings associated with server management and support, but other savings are indirect, such as cost savings in server upgrades and hardware costs.
VPS is not as cheap as shared hosting …
Selecting a small or medium business internet service provider (ISP) can be challenging for everybody, especially small business owners. Even though you should make price comparisons, other elements beyond price determine the quality of service.
Here are four significant things to ask yourself when determining what sort of internet you need along with which supplier meets your needs.
1. Is it possible to bundle products?
Though your impulse might be to stay with Internet-only promotions for ISP programs to save money, take into consideration bundling mobile phone and cable service along with it. Although you may currently have cost-effective telephone service, combining may possibly provide better service at the same cost or possibly significantly less. Usually, suppliers will give you reductions for bundling more than one service (phone, web, and/or TV), and so you could possibly spare a lot more in the long term by combining.
2. Precisely what degree of support comes with …
Flash and Java games are very popular online, since they are browser based and are compatible with all PCs at home. Since the graphics are cool and they flash, no wonder they are called FLASH GAMES. Over the years, such games using flash technology has evolved and gained a lot of popularity. There are reasons why the popularity has increased and today we would like to tell you more about the same. Hence, please read on and be well-informed.
Easy Access to Such Games
When accessibility is taken into account, these are games that cross all platforms and come to you. The hardware requirements are low and they work very well on any computer that you choose to use. All you need is a compatible browser and good internet speed, the rest is taken care of.
One doesn’t necessarily have to download or install the games …
Most of the businesses baffle when it comes to logo designing for their company or brand. How to know if the logo meets the standard of their business? How to define a good logo? What impact a logo will give on the brand? These are a few of the questions often confronted by the modern-day businesses. A logo represents your brand in the form of image that speaks. A good logo may help you build your brand on the market.
Internet marketing or website marketing has become very popular now. It has surpassed traditional marketing methods like advertising through print media and electronic media. And it is the second best option in marketing methods, placed just after the television video commercials. The upcoming field of internet marketing looks very promising and because of this reason many small, medium and international companies, all are taking internet marketing very seriously. There are no limits and boundaries to internet marketing, as the whole world is on the web and is not limited by one country or continent. The products intended for sale can hope to have a much wider horizon with the whole world as its audience.
And the consumers have also discovered the comforts of shopping online, and can hope to enjoy many benefits and discounts that are given to promote internet marketing. Both the company and the consumers can find their target …
When you look for an online marketing agency, it is a decision that creates an impact to your business. There are several services that an agency offer which you can either hear directly from them or by visiting their website. Never mind about what they exhibit through its website; what you need is impressive and practical result from them!
From small firm to big brands, everything starts from building a website. It gives you an online presence and visibility to your target audience. Social media marketing, blog building, traffic optimization and SEO are a few marketing strategies that an online marketing agency has to be equipped with. Make your selection with an agency that is flexible to choose the right target weapon from its arsenal.
Before you start marketing campaign, the foremost thing required to consider is the interface and design of the website. When you do something, add …