Monthly Archive:: September 2013

Your data analysis will depend heavily on your area of study and the type of research you are conducting. Depending on the type of data you have collected for your dissertation topic, your analysis may just be a write up (consisting of text only) or a combination of graphs, tables and text. It is advisable to start your data analysis chapter with an introduction, outlining the organisation of your analysis, so that your analysis chapter is easy to navigate. Below is a guide to follow depending on the kind of study you are conducting (experimental, quantitative or qualitative). Experimental Study Your data will be presented in the form of tables, graphs and diagrams, but you will also need to include text to guide your reader

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Many business owners consider investing in business antivirus software to protect their machines and their data from corruption and theft. However, attackers have begun launching fake antivirus (AV) products that masquerade as legitimate software. These fake programs show up on both desktop computers and mobile devices. Protect your business by knowing how these programs work and how to avoid them. How Attackers Deploy Fake AV Software Imagine that you’re using your Android phone, and you decide to install what looks like a third-party version of Skype that claims that it allows you to make free phone calls. When you download the application, it asks for admin rights to your phone. As soon as you say “yes,” you see a screen that indicates an antivirus app

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These days, it’s virtually impossible to avoid using the Internet for something, whether it’s for switching funds between your bank accounts, paying your bills or simply checking your emails.  However, because it’s now commonplace to use the web for financial transactions, it’s become essential to take the steps to ensure your security online.  That’s why we’ve worked together with WebHostingBlueBook.com to bring you these tips on keeping your details safe. Always know who you’re dealing with One of the most common ways that scam artists trick people into revealing their financial information is by fooling them into following a fake link using a phony email.  The scam works like this – the trickster sends an email to the victim purporting to be from a legitimate

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A long time ago, businesses used to do everything with papers, which meant having to have a filing system. When the time came for things to get done, like filing, it often took a lot of time because things were done with paper. However, once computer came around, running a business became a lot easier because instead of dealing with papers, everything was converted over to using computers and software. An application server is what is needed in order to help businesses run better because the server is going to help take care of other applications that businesses use to manage things and help the day to day operations. Advantages of Using An Application Server Back in the day when computers first came out, people

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Technology has always played a vital role in the business world, giving those that implement it correctly a massive advantage over their competitors. This is particularly true in an age where technology has increased the speed of business to an unbelievable pace and the ability to respond immediately is necessary for survival. As this article points out, mobile technology is revolutionising the way SMEs do business, but what other pieces of software are essential must-haves? 1. Data – Mozy Data storage, protection and recovery are an absolutely essential part of any business that uses large amounts of data. In today’s business world, this includes virtually every business out there. Mozy backs up your systems to the internet regularly and safely, so that if anything were

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The average customer spends not more than 10 seconds on a website that does not meet her expectations of quality or fails to load quickly. For e-commerce sites, this statistic poses a real threat to the bottom line. Customers who feel your website is slow will not patronize your shop. A strong content delivery network returns content quickly, which keeps customers satisfied and protects the bottom line. Learn more about the role that content delivery networks and CDN hosts play in e-commerce sites and gain actionable tips for selecting the right content delivery network for your website needs. What Content Delivery Networks do If you have at least 1,000 visitors per day, you could benefit from a content delivery network; if you have more visitors, consider this a

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If you are old enough to remember the 80s or the 90s era, then you probably can remember the trouble you had trying to transfer a telephone number from BT over to another landline provider or worse still, to get your mobile service provider to let you transfer your mobile number to another network. Various reasons (or excuses) were often given for why this was not possible, however in many cases it was simply a matter of policy to make it as difficult as possible to pull off such a transfer as the telephone and mobile companies knew from their statistics that if they made it difficult enough, many people would just give up and stay their customer for longer. In 2003, Ofcom, the UK

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To communicate in efficient manner and quickly is crucial today for almost every business that wants to make its name and get more market share. Fortunately, there is no need for the business persons to travel long distances battling city traffic to communicate and have a conference with their peers to plan business strategies or to give lecture on certain topics. Webcasting software can do all the works for you just as you sit in the comfort of your company office when you need to deliver some ideas and goals to employees sitting elsewhere. Most of your communication needs are well met when you opt for webcasting software services. You can find these services providers in plenty on Internet. Just contact them and you have

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Instability, poor support and bad performance ruin a website. Not only do they undermine customer trust, but they also harm search engine rank. Webmasters don’t always know the signs when it’s time to switch hosts, but if sales and customers take a hit, the signs are clear it is time to make a change. 1. Poor Vendor Support What happens when your business site crashes? What happens if it’s hacked or goes down for any unexplained reason? A mature business needs to have answers to these questions. Depending on the web presence, thousands of dollars can be lost each hour the website stays down. The first answer is to have support readily on hand from the web host. With Rackspace dedicated hosting, the business can

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Android applications have recently seen a massive boost, and the evolutionary process is hard to be dwindled in a nutshell. Experts are of the view that open source orientation and greater flexibility of Android OS is a key factor behind their growth. We have seen Android application development both in the infotainment industry, as well as the enterprises ― it is a highly paid job, all over the world. The fruitful outcomes of Android apps are often worth a research paper, but I have no such intention at the moment. We are here to give a short review about some of the Android apps that can benefit you in your day to day affairs. You will know about the importance of open source, too. Dragons of

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With electronics makers like LG and Samsung selling tens of millions of flat screen TVs a year, it would seem that the world has largely moved on from older, “traditional” televisions—those with round cathode ray tube (CRT) monitors. CRT TVs are heavier, bulkier, and don’t produce as high-quality a picture as flat screen televisions, which feature LCD, plasma, LED, or the newer OLED technology. In 2009, a study reported by the Washington Post found that over 90 percent of new TV sales were of flat screens. Is there still a place for CRT TVs in the modern world? Power Consumption As Which? points out, CRT TVs have many disadvantages beyond their size and heft. The media outlet found that CRT televisions consume much more power

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For Android users, there could be nothing more annoying than seeing Apple fans expressing their undying desires to get the next iOS devices. It seems each year, loyal Apple lovers become incredibly vocal. Even experts and analysts find it blasphemous if they don’t claim that a new iPhone model is the best device ever launched. As Apple is planning to hit the shelves with a couple of new iPhone models, the rapidity of loyal Apple followers will hit a new high. We also begin to hear grandiose assertions from industry analysts that these two handsets will be massively successful. Nevertheless, there are no indications that both iPhone models will offer groundbreaking hardware and software solutions. In fact, users of current high-end Android devices may consider

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Any artist has felt it at some point or another: that mental block that keeps you staring at your computer screen praying for the muses to guide you. Whether you’ll admit or not, most designers find inspiration in others’ work, building off of something that came before to create something even more eye-catching. Whether you’re designing for t-shirts and bags through companies like http://Iconprinting.com or doodling on your computer in hopes of striking gold, check out these five resources for designers who have hit a roadblock. deviantART – An online gallery for a wide variety of mediums, deviantART allows users to upload photographs, paintings, graphic design and sketches. Try posting a few of your own pieces to get feedback from the community and browse through your

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