Computers Archive

Creating a website is easy these days, but a truly successful online presence takes careful planning combined with diligence. Professionalism is also the key to making a good impression online, so you need the right tools to get you there. Whether you are looking to launch a website for selling goods or services, you should consider the four basic steps to help you achieve the site of your dreams. Find Your Target Market Making a website seems so much easier than traditional forms of advertising because you don’t necessarily have to go out and meet people in person. However, there is still a great deal of marketing work to be done before you launch your website. Before you start with any of the designs or

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If you’ve been following the tech blogosphere for any length of time, you’ve probably come across the term big data. What is big data, exactly? What makes data big? Why does it matter? These questions are more important than you think, and the answers directly affect your business and how it performs on the web. What is Big Data, Exactly? This is the best place to start. If you don’t have a solid grasp on what big data is, it’s hard to talk about more sophisticated aspects of how it behaves. In very simple terms, “big data” refers to databases that become so large that they become awkward to manage. To put this into numbers, we create 2.5 quintillion bytes of data everyday. In fact, 90 percent

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By Jennifer Marsh Jennifer Marsh is a software developer, programmer and technology writer and occasionally blogs for Rackspace Hosting. The cloud offers the security, affordability, and convenience of backups for business networks without paying for the computing power, support and staff of a backup data center. After a business commits to a cloud backup, the next question is: “How much storage space do I need?” Establish Data Requirements What storage space the business uses now will increase as business picks up. Database administrators account for current database storage requirements, but as data is input into the database, the growth of the database increases substantially. The storage space available for the incremental backups of the database must have enough space to provide storage for a growing business. To

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While t shirt screen printing has been done for a long time, the basic elements of this art, such as screens, film and inks, remain largely the same. Many new machines make the manual aspects of screen printing much easier. Machines that make as many as eight or 12 t-shirts at a time are now the norm, replacing most of the physical labor with cutting-edge technology. Innovative printers are always being launched. With new technology that includes “direct to garment” printers, computers will probably replace screens one day, which sets the stage for this review of the Canon LP17 and its many advantages for making films. To make screens, users have to convert artwork on the computer into a positive film paper that’s used for

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With such fluidity in education today, everyone is asking questions and debating the merits of various forms of learning. Parents are asking if public schools are good enough. They question whether private schools are a viable alternative—and about the social aspects of home schooling. In higher education, the questions become more economically focused. Is a four-year college affordable? How much does it cost to live on or off campus? Will an associate degree get me where I want to be? Is getting a degree online an option? But the questions should go a little deeper. Perhaps we should be asking first, what is a better way to learn? Research Shows Results Research indicates that “learning by doing” is an extremely effective way to learn. Immersion and

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The trend of using the wireless network has emerged recently. Although people use this networking system, yet they do not take any security measure or ignore this aspect completely. Can you realize how scary this little bit of carelessness be? People tend to show interest on the process of securing the network but they do not actually implement them thinking that they are not so crucial. Now, problem does not arise when another person can see your wireless network in their directory. Problem arises when some other user finds your network unsecure and connects his or her PC with it. The tech support team provides precautionary measures to avoid such a scenario. Do you know what impact you can experience when a third-party user intrudes

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Many people consider that there is no difference between UPS backups and line conditioners. However, some people state that both are different. These statements are made of some reasons. In order to know which statement is correct, explanation is required. UPS Backups and How to Know their Power UPS backups are basically used to give a backup power source to some appliances such as computer, monitor and some other equipment which are plugged into battery backup. This device is very useful especially when the electricity is unstable. This problem is commonly found that the electricity at home or offices goes out. In this case, this device acts as storage of electrical power in short time. The function is highly important since the damage can occur

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In the midst of the Olympics, one of the major discussions going on in the gaming world is whether gamers are athletes. After all, hardcore gamers train for hours each day, compete in major international events, and even have to meet some physical requirements to maintain endurance. The way I see it, if ESPN will play poker tournaments, it isn’t much more of a stretch to have them play video game tournaments, too. And given the name of the network, that makes gaming a sport. But let’s take a step back first and see how gaming has managed to rocket itself into the spotlight. Casual Console Gaming To get a true look at the evolution of gaming, we have to go back. Yes, I’m talking about

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Technology in this, the 21st century has really made great leaps and bounds as far as where we’ve come from. No long is the word “impossible” even a consideration. At both domestic and corporate fronts, the idea that something cannot be done is non-existent. A big reason for this massive amount of confidence in possibility is the way the world evolves and communicates around us. We see technology taking over and even in our homes, the ways in which we are able to cook, clean, raise our families, hang out and even shop, are vastly different and some may even superior, than what our parents were used to. A driving force in all of this possibility is undoubtedly the power of the internet. From humble

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Security Information and Event Managers (SIEMs) are among the most important products in the IT world. SIEM tools can help staff to accomplish tasks that are nearly impossible for humans alone, and the security provided to event logs can help companies keep up with increasingly strict regulations. If you want to stay on top of the technological and regulatory requirements of your business, these tools are a necessity. It might be useful to think of SIEM tools as a member of your information technology staff. This important staff member does the work that others cannot do on their own – it collects data, and it meticulously combs through that data in search of relevant issues. This tool is able to look at the logs and

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The entire role of antivirus software for the computer is to identify harmful viruses and malware on your computer. After the viruses are identified, your antivirus software can do a couple of different things. This can include repairing, deleting or placing the file into quarantine. Once one of these actions is taken, it will no longer harm your computer. More malware and computer viruses are out there now than ever before. This means that the anti-virus programs have to do a lot more than just be on the lookout for the traditional virus. Antivirus software can detect viruses, trojans, worms, spyware, malware as well as phishing attacks. A Kaspersky reseller can provide you with an antivirus program that will protect your computer system effectively. The

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Here’s the shot reviews of top 9 paid apps for iphone/ipad and Android. Outlook Web Mobile Min requirements: Android 2.2+ File size: 66KB Price: £3.17 This app is better looking and much easier to use than the browser-based Outlook webmail service. You can read and manage your emails, view your calendar and add contacts. SecureTeen Min requirements: Android 2.2+, iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, iOS 6.0+, File size: 6.8MB for Android, 19MB for iOS Price: $39.99 (Up to 3 devices can be registered on a single license) If you’re among the parents who view Android and iPhone parental controls as an absolute essential to easily and effectively manage their kids’ digital privileges, then you can’t go wrong with this app. Hosting a variety of powerful features that

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Even though personal computing devices are transitioning towards tablets and Ultrabooks (which are basically ultra-slim and light laptops with a long battery life), desktop computers are still a big part of your lives. You simply can’t get enough performance out of a tablet and laptop if your work requires you to do anything computationally intensive, like editing photos, videos, making 3D designs or simply crunching numbers for math. A desktop computer allows you to get all the performance you need, and you also have a larger freedom of choice when it comes to components like the graphics adapter, audio card, number of hard drives, monitor and others. All-in-one PCs are the new kid on the block that combine all that freedom with a compact form

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Cloud computing can free up IT staff time by moving some of the more time-intensive services to a cloud environment. No longer will IT personnel be responsible for maintaining, troubleshooting, testing and upgrading any resources that are migrated to the cloud. They may finally have time to work on those back burner projects that never seem to get done, not to mention take that vacation time they’ve been building up since 2005. As much as the cloud offers freedom for collaboration and time management savings for personnel, your IT staff members have an important role to play regarding the security of cloud hosting. The enterprise host offers some security measures. Data stores offsite may be more physically secure than data on an office server; enterprise

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While so much focus has bounced around recently in regards to privacy in cloud computing, the issues with social media like Facebook and big companies have taken position on the back of the stage. Privacy issues are just as much a problem with corporations and individuals who work for them and Facebook as they are in cloud computing, so how is it the issue hasn’t received more attention? Simple—companies have been using Facebook and other social media platforms for years to promote their businesses, connect with clients and recruit talent, but only recently have started to push their employees to turn over their passwords so they can monitor what their employees are saying about their work on and off company time. What makes the issue

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Living with extra fatty body is very odd. Additionally, if you think it hard to reduce weight in this world of technology, you are surely living in dark. If you can bear the much popular iPhone, then you can lose your weight easily. There are countless applications made for the iphone that can assist you shrink your body in efficient ways. You must find out about the best iPhone weight loss apps of various sorts, by means of these, the people throughout the world are taking benefits.   MyNetDiary: Track Your Fitness What can be superior than following the guiding principles of American Dietetic Association to sketch protected weight loss diets? MyNetDiary is an admired iPhone app that can assist you to make your special

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Stay healthy and fit is dream of every one – there are all sort of apps and accessories for the iPhone, which will assist you to catch your dream.   Medisana Thermodock The Medisana Thermodock is going to make your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad like a thermometer.  Along with the Glucodock it plugs into the docking port on the iOS range and carry on track of the temperature of your body; maybe perfect when you are running and want to track it. It is accessible at the cost of $89.95 from Apple Store.   iBike Dash Cycling Computer Deluxe It is offering a big coloured touch screen, full dashboard graphics, and a chargeable battery. The iBike Dash Cycling Computer Deluxe offers you the immediate

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Your smart phone is really a best device getting and staying in shape. Consider it: It’s always along with you, it enables you to listen to music while having exercise, plus it offers you numerous potent applications at your fingertips. A fitness app may lead you through exercises without having to pay the huge cost of a fitness instructor, as well as utilizing a calorie-counter app is as easy as delivering a text message. At the same time, they are the fast and simple method to begin getting in shape. Look at 10 highest-rated free of charge apps to assist you shed weight quickly, as reported by Appitalism.   Noom Weight Loss Designed for Google android Noom is really head-to-tail weight-loss toolkit which assists you

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A roundup of iphone and ipad accessories that have caught our eye. Griffin Airstrap iPad Case Free up a hand for using your iPad on the move thanks to the AirStrap, which incorporates a safety strap on the rear of the case that you can slide your hand in and grip your device through making it more stable on bumpy journeys. The case itself is a mixture of hard and soft, with cushioned neoprene at the centre of the case, framed by a hard exterior that encases the corners of your device to provide protection. The case maintains easy button access, or responsive button covers, such as for the volume and sleep/wake button that again don’t jeopardise performance while improving protection for your device.  

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Trucking transports over two thirds of the goods delivered in the United States to their destinations, and as an industry, the costs of running a fleet fluctuate widely based on the cost of fuel. As fuel prices remain at their high levels, companies are looking more urgently for ways to drive down trucking costs. These five strategies can all have an impact on the bottom line. 1. Fuel-Efficient Driving Trucks don’t use a fixed amount of fuel per mile, and getting gas mileage as high as possible is a great way to cut costs. Drivers can use defensive driving techniques, like hitting optimum highway speeds based on their load and avoiding accelerating or braking quickly. Keeping the truck tuned up also affects fuel efficiency, and

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