Month: September 2014
[Infographic] Who owns our Social Media?
With technology ever expanding, making our lives more accessible, it’s no wonder social media has becoming an integral part of our lives but who owns what? It’s sometimes difficult to keep up with the latest acquisition not to mention who is raking in the most money and audience. We came across this post on TechLounge that has an infographic that all these questions and more via a nice infographic, which we have republished here, the infographic was designed by the people over at http://www.myvouchercodes.co.uk/
Protect Your Data: Protect Your Life
Data security has become a need in today’s society. The world of fraud began with counterfeiting money, moved on to stealing identities and now has become a threat to a person’s entire livelihood. Securing a network, a server, or a database is usually a sure-fire way to ensure your personal information that is stored in cyberspace or on the hard drive of your computer is safe. Beginning with the most basic ways and leading up to some tips and tricks of protecting your personal information, you will be provided with information to allow you to correctly choose what is best for you. Disk Encryption This is a basic and self-explanatory method. Encrypting data on a disk most often involves either software or hardware. Software methods work passively, preventing any outside operating system or an unauthorized user from reading the information […]
[Infographic] Job Hunting via Social Media
Using your social media to help with your job hunting maybe the God send you’ve been hoping for. It seems that social medias come pre-packaged with many unique tools that are really useful for the prospective job hunter. The other useful thing about this infographic is that is comes with a useful warning about how not to use your social media profiles is you want a job, or even a promotion. Read it and learn. Use Social Media To Improve Your Job Search is an infographic that was produced by Gumtree
The EU Asks You: Can the Internet and Copyright Get Along?
Imagine the simplicity of copyright laws of the 1950s as compared to those of today. Decades ago, artists and associated labels dealt with minimum media platforms and communication resources. Given today’s worldwide reach of digital content, many believe copyright laws are well overdue for a revamp. Should users be allowed to share content? If so, to what extent? Napster, a shared-file service was denied ability to flourish; execs felt people should be allowed to share music and other varieties of content as long as economic gain was not involved, but courts did not agree. The EU In addition to the legalization of file sharing, the EU openly asks the public to discuss rights, leveraged rhetoric, etc, proposing amendments to existing laws in addition to ideas on how to shape a fast-changing subdivision of law. Those offering insight may do so […]
The Importance of Computer Security – Everything you Need to Know
Computer security is one of those wide concepts that we have some knowledge of. So many of us know what we are meant to do, but so very few of us actually protect what is ours. Computer security is of paramount importance; we all know that we have protect our computers, and the documents contained within it, lest we compromise our technological security. While many of us know that we have to have security in place, seemingly few of us know why it is so important. Let us start with the basics; computer security refers to the security of the computer and all that is contained within it. This means that you should endeavour to protect your documents, files and drives contained within your handy device. As you are aware, the information contained within the computer is far more valuable […]
An Apple Everyday…
A tougher screen, longer battery life and waterproofing are the three most desired features Australians want in the new iPhone, according to a survey by eBay. In addition to the hardware aspects of the device, such as the battery and the screen, Apple customers that took eBay’s survey also have some wishes for the iPhone 6’s software. In what can only be seen as a positive for the technological behemoth, users are looking to make their iPhones even bigger parts of their everyday life. Whether it’s their money, their health or their time, it’s clear that Apple users are looking to the iPhone to help them with many aspects of everyday life. Some would like the new generation of iPhone to function as a mobile wallet, eliminating the need to carry around bulky versions of the money and card storage […]
Emerging Tech Trends In Healthcare
Due to changes in technology, the healthcare industry has seen groundbreaking advancements over the years. Most of these trends have helped both physicians and medical staff provided better healthcare services. Here are some of the top tech trends in healthcare today. Telemedicine Image via Flickr by USDAgov In the past, it has been a huge challenge for patients who needed to see a medical specialist but lived in an area 60 miles or more from the nearest doctor. Due to the creation of telemedicine, this is no longer an issue and specialists are now accessible through the Internet. Telemedicine technology allows a doctor to talk and examine a patient using video conferencing or robotic equipment connected to high-speed Internet. With this technology, patients are able to receive the same type of healthcare at a remote location similar to an on-site […]