Laptops hold a ton of sensitive data, personal info, and valuable documents. Hence, having your machine stolen or lost is something you need to avoid at all costs. Even if you backed up everything in cloud, it would still be a nightmare to bid farewell to the expensive hardware. Taking precautions is the key to keeping your laptop and data safe, and today we have a striking possibility to locate the devices via applications. Here are some efficient solutions for tackling worst case scenarios.
A Tough Nut to Crack
The ever expanding app market has blessed us with many cutting-edge programs. Take the example of the Prey, which utilizes web control panel for pinpointing devices. Users receive a timestamp report on the current location of the laptop, and may even take a candid picture of the stealer and view his current sessions. With such an advanced piece …
Solution for Mac User to Recover Lost Files
We will lose important files, data, and information if we don’t know how to perform data recovery after loss of data. For Mac users, loss of important photo, document, and video file, audio can be a real pain. It is more difficult to recover files from Mac because OS X is more complex than Windows. Sometimes you even don’t know where your files are stored on. You can restore the files from Trash bin if you have not emptied it. But if you have emptied the Trash bin, how to do?
The lost files are not permanently lost from your Mac hard drive. You can’t make them reappear on your Mac by yourself, but a third-party tool can do this work. That is why data recovery software tools are highly popular. Mac data recovery software can help you find lost files and recover …
Modern computing has so many options to choose from. Many people are still using their traditional desktop workstations to access the internet. These venerable personal computers have been around since the beginning. They are dependable and powerful. There’s not much you cannot accomplish on a desktop. If you have something specific in mind, like gaming, you can configure your desktop to handle the task easily. The same goes for power applications like video editing. If you add a powerful video card or two, you can unleash the true power of your workstation. But this type of machine is not the only available to you.
Are You Ready To Go Mobile?
Another amazing option is laptops. These devices have also been around since the earliest days. They are like workstation PCs, but they give users greater mobility. You don’t have to sit around in one location. You’re able to carry them wherever you …
The future of personal computing is light, mobile and filled with truly useful accessories. Not long ago, tablet manufacturers were mostly interested in developing hardware that could only be enhanced with the use of mobile apps. These days, however, the focus is on truly extending the functionality of tablets with useful accessories. The following four accessories allow tablet users to transform their devices into highly efficient productivity machines.
Let’s face it: mobile apps that enhance the touch typing functionality of tablets can only go so far. The popularity of tablets that sell with a case and special keyboard is a testament to the fact that tablet manufacturers are not going to bid goodbye to the sheer convenience of full, external keyboards. If anything, the new generation of keyboard accessories for tablets actually improves upon the tablet experience by offering Bluetooth connectivity, back lighting, integrated numeric pads, track pads, and more.
VCR, Video cassette recorder is an electromagnetic device used for various recording purposes from television broadcast or other sources. VCR gained extensive popularity in the past few decades due to its numerous advantages. VCRs were the main cause of the rise of the home video industry that gave business to millions of people. VCR was first released by Philips in 1970, is a recording and playback device used with TVs which allows you to record a show on a magnetic tape. Home VCRs usually have a television broadcast receiver or tuner for TV signal reception and a clock that can be programmed to record for the start and end time specified by the user.
The rise in its popularity led to stiff competition in the production market. Key VCR manufacturers are
– Panasonic – Matsushita Electric – Sony – JVC
Products manufactured by them were more efficient …
A data center is a very expensive service to maintain and is often influenced by a several different variables. It’s easy to see why setting up one for maximum efficiency and safety can seem like a daunting task. Luckily, there are some established strategies in place that any data center can implement to lower costs and increase the safety of working in such areas. Let’s take a look at some of these:
Sealing the Area
The main area people will look at when maintaining a data center is the temperature and humidity. High temperature can cause electronic equipment to quickly over heat and high humidity can cause corrosion and increased structural degradation. Try to keep the data center separated from other areas of the business and make sure doors are only open when it’s absolutely necessary. A vapor seal is a great way to protect temperature and humidity fluctuations from outside …
The digital revolution — development of increasingly specialized mobile applications — has changed the way we think about everything from retail to exercise, and cars are not immune to this shift.
The latest models boast voice-recognition software and real-time GPS mapping. Soon, cars will be parking themselves.
In many respects though, the auto-industry has yet to maximize the potential of mobile technology.
Clickdrive is hoping to change that.
“After experiencing issues with my own car, I was personally inspired to create a solution to the lack of data available on my car,” says former Lehman Brothers trading systems designer and Clickdrive founder Mark Sutheran. “Wifi and highspeed networks have become ubiquitous, but why aren’t our cars taking advantage of the situation?”
Clickdrive is a mobile hardware device that connects to Wifi and the …
What Are The Popular Brands of ‘Toner Cartridges’?
Toner cartridges are also popularly known as ‘laser cartridges’, because, these are not used for ‘inkjet printing’, but only for ‘laser printing’. In general, laser printing is used for commercial types of printing needs, where high-resolution images are necessary. ‘Laser-printing’ is the best bet for producing perfect pictures and high-quality documents, and toner cartridges are one of the highly essential elements of ‘laser-printing’.’ Toners’ come in ‘powder’ form, and these powders are blended into the surface, where the printing is to be done, by generating intense heat, and this heat creation is done by using the power of electricity. There are diverse qualities of toner cartridges out there in the market, and one must choose the correct version, in order to get the maximum possible high quality resolution printouts. The main toner cartridges that are presently available are ‘Brother’, ‘Canon’, ‘Dell’, ‘Epson’, ‘HP’, ‘IBM’, ‘Konica …
Without a doubt, the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is one of the most anticipated gatherings of anything tech related. Each year thousands of tech savvy people and the innovators of such technology converge in Las Vegas, Nevada for what has become the premier event of the year. 2014 proved to be no different as the hottest, newest, and most innovative pieces of technology are unveiled.
Televisions and Video Displays
Ultra High Definition were the key buzz terms on everybody’s mouths with televisions ranging from Panasonic’s 4K, to curved shaped televisions that allow viewers to see clearly from any angle, to the rugged outdoor displays like those offered by the I-Tech Company.
Aside from Michael Bay’s presentation cuing mishap, Samsung came out swinging with not only it’s 85″ UHD Television but huge updates to its tablets and the announcement that the Galaxy S5 may include an iris scanner.
The present world has already changed to a great deal and still new changes are occurring in it. The data storage technology that was in its initial stages 4 decades ago, has now taken a boost. The data storage reached to 1 TB (1,000 GB) in the year 2007 and then to 2TB in 2008. There seems to be no end to the limit to the increase in the hard drive storage capacity. The growing capacity of hard drives has led people to go for the best available drives so as to store more and more data as per their aspirations.
Initially, only the internal hard drives were available in the market and people had to use CDs/DVDs and flash drives for the purpose. But now there is the option of owning an external hard drive. There are many hard drives accessible in the market but you have to go for …
Asset management on its own is already important enough, but throw IT in there and suddenly it’s important and culturally relevant!
Why Worry about IT Asset Management?
Basically the important things to know right away are:
- the IT department has several sectors, including financial, contractual, and inventory functions
- there is actually a way to cut costs and monitor all of these functions.
What is ITAM?
Information Technology Asset Management is a way to keep track of all of the functions within the IT department. A company has to deal with hardware and software, and managing the former tends to be a bit more involved.
With software, all a company has to do to keep track of licenses, versions, and installed endpoints. Sounds easy enough – for the IT department at least!
Managing hardware, however, is more difficult. Unlike software, hardware is …
People don’t like waiting. You hear that all the time, and usually the speaker says our modern culture is the impetus for our lack of patience. What those people fail to realize, however, is that the sentiment of some new technology or culture shift destroying society’s ability to wait is a common refrain throughout history. Every advance that reduces travel time—steamships, trains and planes—is met with skepticism. How fast do people really need to travel? Nobody needs to be able to travel across the Atlantic Ocean in less than two months.
Technological advances don’t make people impatient; the existing lack of patience is what drives innovation. University researchers didn’t want to have to mail papers to one another anymore, so they created ARPANet, the precursor to the Internet.
The trend continues. People continue to want faster access to data, and they want to be able to network with people across the world instantly. …
For small-business owners, maintaining a budget is a critical step in ensuring that the business is successful. Saving money whenever and wherever you can help keep finances in check and maybe even ahead of the game. One area where you can reduce spending is installation of various appliances in the office.
While having a professional install appliances is more convenient, it’s more costly, and you can often do this part yourself. Before hiring a professional, put your handyman skills to work when installing these items:
Handle Small Repairs
Changing a light bulb, updating a door handle, hanging new blinds – these are all simple tasks you can accomplish without hiring someone else to do them for you. As long as you know where the hardware store is, you can make small repairs like these around the office. Keep a tool kit filled with essentials – like a hammer, wrench, …