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Let’s get cloudy: how using the cloud can help you

[ 0 ] April 26, 2013
The Cloud

Cloud computing seems to be everywhere all of a sudden. Not just as an actual online provider, but as a concept, a buzzword, a vague reference to something you don’t quite understand but just accept because it probably doesn’t have anything to do with you anyway.  Well, you’re wrong on that point. It’s easy to switch off in the face of techno jargon, but it’s important to put some thought into the potential for cloud computing to reshape the way you live your life.  Here we take a brief look at 8 major ways cloud computing will rock your world [...]

Moving from Conventional to Internet Phones: A Primer

[ 0 ] March 21, 2013
Internet Phones

Communication is the foundation of the modern economy. Revolutionized by the invention of the telegraph and then the telephone, it is now evolving faster than ever thanks to the availability of the Internet, mobile devices, and the introduction of the Voice over Internet Protocol. VoIP is one of the most revolutionary changes, offering the flexibility of phone calls at a fraction of the price, alongside features not available in classic PSTN phones. This makes adapting business VoIP easy and essentially unlimited in its usefulness. Digital Solutions for Communicating While it is possible to replace the entire wire-based phone network at [...]

Of Job Seeking and Your Online Identity

[ 0 ] March 21, 2013
Job Seeking

Of Job Seeking and Your Online Identity While job hunting, you make sure to keep everything in order. A top notch resume, a smashing cover letter, immaculately clean clothes, all are a part of your image. However, one thing often escapes notice. It is quite easy to forget that while sending out your documents is the start of the process, it does not end there. As the company considers hiring you, its human resources department will look for you on the Internet, both to verify the contents of your resume and examine your behavior. This makes building a brand for [...]

Smart Watches, have you Bought One Yet?

[ 0 ] January 24, 2013
Pebble Smartwatch

Smartwatches are tipped to be the next big thing, but do you even know what one is? Numerous tech companies have now released one, with others likely to follow. Have you bought yourself a smart watch yet? A smartwatch is exactly what it says on the tin, a watch that is smart, and they allow you to connect your smartphone to them and receive notifications to your watches display. This eliminates the need to remove your smartphone from your pocket when it comes to basic tasks. There a number of solid smart watches available on the market right now, some [...]

HTC J Butterfly boasts 5-inch 440ppi Display, is your ultimate Phablet

[ 0 ] November 8, 2012
HTC J Butterfly

Think the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 is sweet? Then hear this; HTC have revealed the worlds first full HD smartphone which boasts an astonishing 5-inch 1,920 x 1,080p display featuring step-back-and-gawp 440ppi (pixel- per-inch). Compare that to the iPhone retina display which has 326 pixels-per-inch and you can see where all of this enthusiasm from myself is coming from. The display is Super LCD 3 too, making it not only incredibly crisp, but it’ll also feature fantastic color reproduction and the blacks should be almost pitch. 1.5Ghz of Awesome, 4G LTE for liquid browsing Powering that amazing display will be a Snapdragon S4 processor clocked at 1.5GHz [...]

7 Fantastic Smartphone Applications for Professionals

[ 0 ] October 26, 2012
Smartphone apps for professionals

  With apps becoming more powerful increasingly companies are using them as tools to improve their overall business or to simplify tasks which otherwise would be complicated. Apps offer a fantastic opportunity for consumers and businesses alike to perform tasks more efficiently than ever before and that especially rings true whilst on the move, where turn back ten years ago and 3G connectivity was a myth dreamt up by tech enthusiasts. So, then, let’s take a look at seven apps which could very well be your next business tool. Evernote Talking about Evernote, it is an app that plays a prominent part [...]