There are no ifs, ands, or buts: If you want to know about tech, you have to know about security. Unfortunately, in recent years, cybersecurity has exploded in complexity, and even the basics can be difficult for the layperson to grasp. Fortunately, we’ve boiled down the basics for you here, with this guide to your most pressing cybersecurity concerns. Continue reading
“Good things come in small packages”, goes a popular adage. One glance at the pocket-friendly smartphone and you will find it hard to deny that nothing can be truer than this age-old saying! Look around you and you will notice how this portable electronic device has pervaded almost every vital aspect of our lives. Packing a wide gamut of cutting-edge features and functions into its compact body, the 21st century mobile phone has long overcome its one-time identity of an electronic gadget that was primarily used to store contacts, make and receive calls and send texts to firmly position itself as an unbelievably smart device that has successfully replaced and outdated many critical gadgets that were essential for the smooth functioning of our daily life and is fast replacing several others, including the bulky personal computers whose sales have remained stagnant or shown a downward trend ever since there has been an increase in the popularity and penetration of the versatile smartphones. Continue reading
Our fast-paced life of today is replete with aggressive deadlines that demand execution at lightning speed. Take a moment to ponder your daily routine and you will realize that high-speed execution is the order of the day in almost every aspect of your life – be it the timely fruition of your deliverables at work or at home or the speedy performance of your personal devices and appliances, including your personal computer (PC). Continue reading
First introduced to the world in the late 20th century, the humble cell phone of the 90s has truly come of age and how! Packed with an array of innovative features and mind-boggling functionalities, the smartphone of today is no longer just a ho-hum mobile phone that aids two-way communication via calls and messages but a one of a kind mini-computer that has constantly evolved over the years to rapidly adapt to the dynamic consumer needs.
With a global projection of a staggering 2.87 billion smartphone users by 2020, it is not hard to figure out that smartphones are here to stay for a long run and the demand for these highly functional and perceptive phones will continue to rise in the years to come.
In this current age of extensive multimedia sharing and online surfing, the spreading of computer virus has become a very common thing. Whereas the ‘shortcut virus’ has become really familiar and once in a while all of us have seen it somewhere in our pen drives or in our PCs and laptops and kept wondering why there is a duplicate of that particular replicated folder? Continue reading
First the invention of feature phone already came in as a boon to humans and now the upgradation of this same feature phone to smartphone is another bonanza to mankind. Modern man today just cannot imagine himself without a smartphone.
In fact smartphones are just not a necessity but have become a part of the body without which one may consider himself to be a handicap or disabled person.
Many gadgets which were in use in early times and have since then become obsolete have been revived and injected into today’s smartphones. To name a few are cassette players, telex and fax machines, film roll cameras et al.
Smart itself means clever and when attached to the word phone goes on to define that it is gadget that is so clever that it thinks for you and you will not have to break your head in doing something that might just drain you. Continue reading
Computers are versatile machines that are utilized to the maximum of their abilities. It is because of this, we often need professional help to get them fixed. Here, we’ve compiled the most common Windows computer problems which you can try fixing yourself sans any professionals with simple and convenient solutions.