Monthly Archive:: February 2012

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 is on its way and it is official: this is going to be the first native Android v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) tablet and the expectation is definitely quite high. Though the device is a successor of the Galaxy Tab – in terms of style, it is comparable to the smartphone variant, Samsung Galaxy S. Let’s see exactly why you should look forward to this gadget: Samsung Galaxy Tab 2: Image Makeover The time gap between the original Galaxy Tab and the latest version of the tablet is almost 18 months. Though the specs are not drastically different, the chassis has gone through a huge makeover. You will notice that the manufacturer has opted for a rounded silver back (original Galaxy Tab

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Saving by shopping with coupons from the Sunday newspaper is an old tradition. Clipping coupons out of the newspaper or using coupons from in-store ads or mailers is still a great way to save on everything from groceries and household items, to clothing and even services. The Internet is changing the way people find and use coupons. Printable coupons area available all over the web; you just need to know where to find them. This guide will help you learn the best places to find printable coupons. Directly Through Retailers Online retailers and business that maintain a web presence in addition to a traditional store often post specials directly on their websites. Some post coupon codes or printable coupons right on the homepage, while others

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Like any other traditional aspect of marketing, the objectives of online marketing are also concerned with finding a higher profit on the least investment possible, even in some cases; people earn a substantial amount by just investing a little time. Blogging is one of the crucial marketing tools that can be used to attract traffic, which ultimately leads to sales. The other tool that can be used is PPC advertising. Besides the businesses, there are independent bloggers, or low earning businesses, which need ways to monetize their blog. In-Text Links: There were traditional ads, which people would let display on their blog, and would earn from every click those ads received. Besides traditional ads, a new type of ads has also been introduced; it is

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As businesses use technology more, there are positions in IT that need to be filled. IT careers are one of the career choices that will always be in demand. As more and more people learn to use technology at home, the needs for people who know how to repair and manage the new tech are in high demand. If you are considering a career in IT, you have many paths to choose. If you are unsure of which career best fits you, take a look at the top 5 IT jobs and see if one of them meets your passion for tech.       Computer and Information Systems Manager: As a computer and information systems manager you would be responsible to managerial duties of

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The way is being paved for casinos on inland New Jersey to extend gaming to mobile devices, in two newly announced bills. This would allow gamers to continue playing while at dinner, in the lounge or even around the pool. The bills are being aimed at the younger generation of gamblers who frequently use devices such as smart phones and tablet computers in their daily lives. Proposals: The proposals, backed by the Senate State Government, Wagering, Tourism and Historic Preservation Committee, including New Jersey State Senator Jim Whelan, Chairman of the Committee, would allow casinos to provide clients with gambling games on authorized devices while on the premises. The bills will not dramatically change the current laws but could help casinos add more variety to

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There are times where I’m not sure how much of me is human and how much is spread out over a multitude of digital personas and devices. Increased technologic synthesis has blurred the line between where the organic ends and the digital begins. We are a culture inundated with electronic devices. They function within our households as appliances, in our automobiles as entertainment and are carried with us throughout the day as personal electronic devices such as cellphones, tablet readers and even life alert necklaces. Much in the same way that your grandmother was convinced your eyesight would be ruined by sitting too close to the television screen, new technology is almost always suspect until proven safe to use. The question of our safety around

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Excess of everything is really not a good idea, especially in virtual world. The idea of effective online presence has become so overwhelming for businesses all over the world that they end up spending well above $22 billion every year in this regard. The real irony is that about 56% of this sum is dedicated for simple tasks like setting up and maintaining their websites; a fact reported by a study published in ActivMedia. Now, this really is nothing but excessive spending of businesses in areas where costs can be cut greatly if one vows to go for development and implementation of workflow systems rather than taking business websites as cocooned entities to be managed by highly paid dedicated IT services for tasks as simple

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With new possibilities of marketing and monetizing a site, many have turned to site ownership as a means of padding their paychecks or generating a full time income. New sites are popping up everywhere and covering many different niches. However, simply putting up a website is not enough to be successful. There are factors and metrics involved in order to help your site do well. Here are 5 ways you can start your site on the right foot and aim for success.   Learn Proper SEO: Before you launch your site, there is one thing you need to learn, SEO. This is search engine optimization that should be started during the creation of your site. From knowing what your site is about, to how it

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While speaking with some friends of mine about the future of technology (yes, we are nerds) we broached the topic of cloud computing. I think that the participation of the biggest brands in the world in massive, widespread cloud strategies is evidence of its current and continued presence in our society. Think about Facebook:  web-only application that allows users to post all manner of media and can now, through the magic of smartphones, tablets and the ever-growing mobile internet, be accessed through a stable of devices. Rackspace hosting is a prime example of a premiere cloud computing company utilizing social networking sites to spread their message.  But the cloud goes back further than that. E-mail may be the first cloud application introduced to the consumer

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The holidays, without a doubt, are such an amazing and exciting time. With all the decorations, food, parties and friends, it’s no wonder why people can hardly wait for that time of the year to arrive. However, despite all the cheerfulness and excitement, there is a downside to the holiday season, and that is stress. What’s going to be on your menu this year? Do we get a real tree or an artificial one? Do I have enough money for that? What is Bieber Fever and how do I get it for my daughter? All of these questions seem to pop up at some point in time during the holidays, and the stress of trying to find answers to them can truly be overwhelming. Thankfully,

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Not only in present times, but change has always been subject to a certain degree of resistance. In fact, experts take it to be an integral component of human survival instinct; not willing to go astray from their comfort zone for the fear of worst. However, more often than not, change proves to be a blessing in disguise; as in the case of latest version of Google Analytics. Latest version of Google Analytics also had to face the same fate; significant resistance from individual online marketing gurus as well as from formal internet marketing companies. However, there are many interesting and beneficial features hidden under the hood, waiting for people to take a deeper look to realize their charm and charisma in easing out their

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Here’s the list of top 7 security software of 2012. Kaspersky ONE Universal Security Kaspersky ONE lets you protect up to five devices—which can include any combination of PCs, smartphones, Android tablets, and Macs—with just one license. This flexibility lets you to mix and match security to meet your protection needs. Kaspersky ONE is packed with Kaspersky’s latest award-winning technologies, which have been optimized for each of your devices. McAfee All Access 2012 With All Access 2012, you’ll be able to protect your PCs, Macs, smartphones, and tablets. You’ll benefit from antivirus, antispyware, and anti-phishing tools with the real-time protection of McAfee Active Protection. Color-coded icons that appear in search results let you see which websites are safe. PC users can utilize McAfee’s encrypted storage

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For most people, wearing a wrist watch is a simple necessity; they need to get to work on time, pick up the kids on time or simply keep their appointments. Wearing a watch enables these people to get to where they need to be when they need to be there. For those that want to reduce their stress and enhance their well-being, wrist watches are just as useful, though rarely considered. A standard wrist watch can be used to help you breathe properly and some watches are even designed to help you reduce your stress levels themselves. Enhance Your Calm The Philip Stein Teslar Watch is designed to produce an electromagnetic field, pulsing against your wrist, seven to nine times every second. These pulses mimic

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It’s not a surprise that in today’s economy many are looking for ways to save money. For site and blog owners, this can be a cash cow. Sites such as couponchief.com and retailmenot.com are taking the weakened economy all the way to the bank. Coupon and bargain blogs are growing in popularity as the need for consumers to save money increases. If you are planning on starting a blog and want to reach a considerable following in a little amount of time, perhaps creating a coupon blog is the right step for you. But where do you start?       Before you build determine who you are: As with any project there are details that need to be planned out before you build your

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Ever since Google announced the newest update to their extremely popular Android Operating systems, Android owners using the previous version of Android have been clamoring to find out how they get the update. Finally, Motorola and Sony Ericsson both have provided much desired answers to their customers. The first mobile phone to come out with Android’s Ice Cream Sandwich was the Galaxy Nexus which has been released. With this release, mobile phone makers can now determine if they will disseminate the update and if so, how they will go about it and what devices will be provided the update. Motorola has already stated which of their mobile phones will receive the Ice Cream Sandwich update. These would include the Motorola Droid Razr, Droid Bionic and

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Our current society is more tied to the ebb and flow of technology than ever before. With more people connecting to the Internet, more smartphones being sold around the globe, and new devices pumping into the market at unprecedented rates, the developed world is starting to synthesize its own advancement with that of the devices it relies on. An example. I went to see a band perform at a venue in Chicago some months ago. Normally at these types of shows, fans need to have cash ready if they want merchandise because touring bands don’t have the wherewithal to bring a credit card machine with them to every show. Square has addressed that by inventing a portable credit card apparatus and now nearly every show

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Many options in terms of facilities confuse the users to choose for the best option among them. Similar is the condition in choosing for the best web hosting option for the business establishment from a variety of options available. Dedicated web hosting has been in use for a long time but the introduction of the concept of cloud hosting in the IT sector had compelled the users to think for the best to be used for this purpose. Thus, you should comparatively study the features of both the services to choose for the best for your organization. Both the hosting services can be studied on the basis of various features like: Dependability: Cloud servers are usually free from failures in the hardware as they are

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Many people think that to create the backup is all crap. However, they are the same who happens to be the victim of the data loss. Sometimes, many of them are not net savvy; hence they feel clumsy about the feeling of making the proper back up. But make sure, you may be the next target, of data loss. The data can be lost by various reasons, for instance the virus attack, the computer crash, and nonetheless can lose them due to hard drive failure. Here are some of the tips and the method of the primary data back. • For the users of the XP, by the few clicks you can get the file backup. First of all you can click the tab of

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We all need a break from the stress of work and the daily routine from time to time. However, if you are a workaholic then a conventional holiday might not be enough for you. Anyone like me who finds that there is a strong temptation to check their email while on the beach should think about getting away to a place where this simply isn’t an option. Tena Region – Ecuador I spent a wonderful few weeks here in which I never once saw a PC, a tablet, a smart phone or even a television. I didn’t see too many people either to be fair. My trip was to do some voluntary work but you could also come here strictly as a tourist and stay

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Adding an external hard drive to your computer is a fantastic way of giving yourself somewhere to store your most valuable files or a way of taking some extra storage space wherever you go. However, before you buy one you need to bear in mind that they often have to suffer a lot more bumps, bangs and overheating problems than the main hard drive in your PC. Because of this, it makes sense to look at getting the best possible deal you can. This usually means trying to find a way of combining size, storage room and durability with a decent price. Thankfully there are a few models around which meet this demanding list of criteria. Freecom Sq This is quite possibly the slimmest external

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