Monthly Archives: August 2013
For a long time now, science fiction has shown us humanity’s dreams of having a world with so much convenience that all it takes is a few spoken commands for anything you want to be delivered right to you. Now, with the Moto X coming out, we might be one step closer to such dreams as a species. The new phone has brand new capabilities unlike anything we’ve seen before and it could very well revolutionize how we interact with computers in the coming future.
Any Time Voice Commands
One of the striking things about shows like “Star Trek” was the fact that no one had to ever push a button or switch a lever before talking to the computer. All you’d have to do is just say the name “Computer” out loud with a pause afterward, indicating that you wanted the computer’s attention and that you were planning on addressing …
Whether you’re trying to create a clean, minimalist look for your website, or want a warm and welcoming feel, there’s no doubt that stock photography can help you achieve your goals. However, we’ve all seen those websites where it just doesn’t work. The colors jar, the images seem irrelevant, and it looks like someone pasted them in just for the heck of it. This is web design gone badly wrong, turning photographs from assets into liabilities.
However, if you take a little care, you can avoid the pitfalls and make stock photography really work for you. There are a number of simple questions to ask yourself, and a few things to avoid. For example, an image may look absolutely great, but if it’s already being used on 10,000 websites, then the chances are that people will spot this pretty quickly. While your website may look fine, it will quickly become apparent that you have …
Remote computing is no longer the realm of IT professionals. The democratisation of the software has made it accessible to everyone. If you’re new to Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) clients or you’re thinking about using them, here are a few good reasons why you should.
A lot of Remote Desktop software available now comes in the form of free apps from the App Store or Google Play; useful if you are planning on working remotely from mobile device. Sites like LogMeIn and TeamViewer also offer freeware for your PC that allows you to access files and programs on another computer’s hard drive. Compare this with a $9.99 monthly rate for 200GB of space on Google Drive and the same price-plan for 100GB with Dropbox, and you’ll see that remote access can be as money-saving as it is useful. If you already have a 1TB drive with all your …
SEO tools are your perfected group of web friends that help you to analyze your website’s statistics and performance on a higher and broader dimension over varied search engines. They also produce a report that brings the respective results into picture, thereby giving a scope of information about areas of improvement and modifications that can be done to increase the performance.
To Speed up the Website Optimization Processes
In this fast paced world where technological advancements have taken a front step and digital media marketing has become a proven form of successful marketing, use of SEO tools makes life easy for the business owner and of course the web master. At any point in time, it is always a good idea to opt for software that helps to improvise your decisions and marketing strategies.
From keyword research to backlink checker to finding the complete statistics of …
The Raspberry Pi is a sleek new single-board computer that gives users a fun and easy way to learn about the inner workings of computers and how to write computer code. And as it has gained popularity, it has been joined by a host of new accessories that add to the intrigue of this brilliant new device. Here is a list of some of the best accessories for the Raspberry Pi that help users around the world learn something new about technology.
Slice of Pi Breakout Board
The Slice of Pie breakout board is an inexpensive expansion board meant to be used specifically with the Raspberry Pi. It offers several In/Out channels for connectivity, and acts as a custom developmental area as well. It also contains connector mounts that can support a variety of different wireless modules, and is entirely wireless itself for ease of access for all users.
This project accessory …
As technology becomes more evolved with every single day, the trends that were yesterday novel seem to be today extinct. This can be seen in a simple drive on the highway. You may have noticed the advertising has taken a new shift as metal towers display colorful signs that will get your attention no matter what. This display controlled by a remote control is possible with the help of a DVI extender. It is clear that it is not in your advantage to be far from the display, but in many cases the control station is really far from the digital sign. The remote connectivity is given with the help of these extenders.
Even if some digital signage is not that far away from the unit which controls it, it is not something unusual to ask for this. In the case of hospitals the displays need …
The PC has grown to become an indispensible feature in home and office life. PCs have arguably made us more efficient, effective workers, while they have no doubt opened access to information on a global scale for the first time. But, as most of us will have experienced, PCs can suffer from problems from time to time. This can be immensely frustrating for the user, especially when there is no obvious fix. Here are the most common problems that might affect your PC, and what you can do to help get your machine back on its feet with My Computer Works.
A sluggish machine can be one of the most infuriating things to deal with. In our instant society, the thought of waiting even 3 seconds to process simple operational tasks on a PC is uncomfortable. The first sign of potential problems with many PCs is a loss of speed. Computers that …
A multifunction printer, also referred to as all-in-one printer is a special type of machine incorporating the functionality of multiple devices or machines in one to provide a common or centralised document management or production system in a large office or home setting. Apart from printing, a multifunction printer is also designed to perform the following vital functions making them ideal for both professional and home use:
Multifunction printers are designed with very special scanning features. The scanner is capable of scanning an image, an object, or a printed text before converting it to a digital image for printing, editing, or storage. Modern multifunction printers, such as Epson WorkForce Pro WP 4525, have very unique scanning features for better production of images. They have an automatic document feeder (ADF) which feeds sheets into the machine automatically without the need of manual assistance. The duplex scanning capability …
Facial recognition systems can greatly help your company business if you implement it properly. This system uses biometric data-matching process and it can be applied in various aspects within your company. Facial recognition systems can be applied in your business security, time management, database management, and many other aspects. Here are some reasons why you should use facial recognition system in your company:
1. Prevent Identity Theft
Facial recognition systems can be used to identify the employees within your company, which will also help you to keep track of their activities within your company. Since every employee can only use their own face to identify their place within the company, it will help you to prevent identity theft within your company. You can keep track of people who come and go from your company. You will also know the people who access certain facility within your company as …
Cricut and the new Silhouette Cameo are two of the most sought-after machines of their kind. Both of them are feature-rich and they come with a series of useful benefits, but the question still remains: which one is better, the Cricut or the new Silhouette machine? One thing is for sure: although both of them are great, the small details are the ones that truly make a difference. Here is a brief overview of the main differences between these two machines, that will help you decide which one’s the most suitable for you.
One of the main difference between Cameo and Cricut is that the first one can cut any length (although the recommended length is around 40 inches), while the latter can cut 12-inch wide. On the other hand, the Silhouette online store is very comprehensive, easy to navigate and it has a wealth of products where you can choose …
Recent years have been accompanied by changes in cloud computing. The new world includes the hybrid cloud, which is a type of environment that utilizes both public and private cloud services. The fact is that businesses are now realizing that they need a variety of cloud services in order to meet all of the needs of their customers.
Speed and economics are the greatest issues that are driving the market change to hybrid marketing. When it comes to the cloud, there are two primary models: private and public. Most modern businesses and organizations will utilize the combination hybrid cloud that provides private computing and public services.
The Private Cloud
This is a set of storage, services, interfaces, applications, networking and hardware that is operated and owned by a certain business and organization that is used by its customers, partners and employees. A private cloud is able to be …
WordPress has become a must for every business website. This product has benefited many business houses, no matter whatever their size might be. The best thing is, WordPress is quite easy to use and yields better results, after being installed. You need to consider many factors before investing your funds and energy in it.
The first thing that you need to do is prepare an elaborate list of things that needs to be done for effectively designing the WordPress. There are experts, who can help you in such a task, and ensure that you have all the information included in the list.
Some of the following things that need to be included are as follows –
Checked and verified website host
Properly checked and certified version of PHP and MySQL
There are a multitude of companies all across the world who offers cheap web hosting to business websites of all sizes. However, it becomes an arduous task for one to find a trustworthy and reliable company that guarantees the best services at a cost effective price. Most of the companies are touted to offer low prices for web hosting alongside poor services. Identifying a noteworthy cheap web hosting company is surely a grueling task until you find one that exhibits great features, quality services, extensive support and above all, a record number of clients and performance.
Are you a newbie as a Digital Media User?
If you are a new business who is entering into the world of digital media marketing with the help of a website, then you have two options that you may wish to consider, the free web hosting or cheap web hosting. …