Do you think cloud computing is a temporary thing, something which computer users will soon tire of? Maybe you think storing data in the cloud is an inherently risky move. Or perhaps you think cloud computing is too costly. If you do, you're guilty of believing some of the most common myths about cloud computing.[...]
In general, smartphones have made our lives simpler. They can help us find the way to a restaurant and they keep us linked to our social media accounts and mail. If they are so helpful, how come so many people get agitated with smartphone users? Probably because there are some bothersome habits they develop. If [...]
Evernote is a commonly used application where you can store notes, photos, web pages, and videos into virtual notebooks. One of the best things about Evernote is that you can easily search inside it. It is a great organizational tool that allows you easy and quick access to the essential things you need to remember. [...]
1. Get comfortable with the Track Changes feature
Tools > Track Changes
Lawyers, publishers, and other word-processing pros use Track Changes. That’s because there’s no better technique to edit or proofread a document for a co-worker or client. With Track Changes enabled, all of your edits are obviously marked for the original author [...]
If you're a conscientious computer user, you make sure to keep your antivirus software up-to-date. It's the only way to guard your computer from viruses and malware, right? According to a recent story by MIT's Technology Review, no.
Antivirus Software: Unreliable?
The story states that the antivirus software we have all [...]
As the world relies more and more on mobile devices, our necessity for new ways to charge batteries gets to be more pressing. That is why inventors today are working to create clothing that does more than keeps you warm; it can also charge your devices! This was highlighted in a recent
Apple’s recently released operating system, Mountain Lion, has gotten a lot of positive press. A typical statement about it is that it’s very easy to use and powerful*. But as outlined by an article written by Mark Crump of for GigaOM, you may not be utilizing it to its full potential. The tips [...]
Have you been looking for an e-book reader? They are extremely popular these days and there are many products to pick from. This can make it difficult to figure out which one has the features you need. Most of the e-readers on the market are high quality items, so, regardless of which one you choose, [...]
Here's what we dreamed of as children: jetpacks, entire meals that came in pill form, time travel, and, needless to say, helper robots. That last notion was especially interesting: What humans wouldn't desire a robot to make their bed for them each day, go to work for them if they didn't feel like making the [...]
If you travel overseas on family vacations or for business you might have come across a language barrier. Luckily, your smartphone can help you with this problem. There are many translation apps available that you can use on your personal or business trips. Below are three that we think are some of the best.