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What Did We Do Before We Could Watch Games on Youtube? We Played Them!
How often do you watch walkthroughs of popular video games, like The Sims, on YouTube? Pretty often, huh? Well, what do you think people did before YouTube existed to watch those videos of people playing games? The infographic below, provided by YouTube Downloader, shows just a few of the things people did online before the age of YouTube. In short, we actually played the games! Sure, we had to download them from a CD-ROM instead of the Internet, but we loved those shiny discs and the hours of fun they represented. The first version of SimCity was designed for the venerable Commodore 64, but it wouldn’t be published until 4 years later. The idea behind SimCity is that you are the mayor of a city, and are responsible for zoning and building the infrastructure of your city. Because the premise […]
Your Business Website is Hacked! How Can You Recover?
It’s unfortunate, but data breaches are a common occurrence in today’s business climate. It’s not only wise, but it’s accurate to assume that your small to mid-sized business can get hit with a data breach in the very near future. While you may have spent hours upon hours preparing for an imminent data disaster, you might not have prepared for what to do after the fact. That is, what do you do when the damage is already done – during that grey period where you’re not sure what exactly happened and what to do about it? Get the Word Out to Your Customers Your immediate responsibility is to your customers. This is especially true if you’re dealing with sensitive personal or financial data. Immediately inform your customers of what happened and advise them to change all of their account information immediately. This […]
7 Tips to Help You Pitch Your iPhone App Idea to Potential Clients
Different iPhone companies follow different strategies to pitch their app ideas to potential clients. Since everything depends on the clients, these companies must be fully prepared with an innovative idea and an even more innovative concept to present their ideas to their clients. Here are some tips, which can help the companies pitch their iPhone app ideas to their potential clients. 1. Be a planner: Remember, you won’t have all the time in the world to pitch your ideas so you need to focus on making an impact on your clients in the first few minutes itself. Therefore, rehearse your demo as many times as you can; even if the client cuts you short, you will be able to skip to another part of the demo quickly. Also, keep sufficient amount of time at hand to take care of the […]
Cloud File Backup and Why it is Important
There are certain risks involved with living in a computer dependent world. Viruses, Trojans, and malware are becoming more common and can wreak havoc on your computer. Hardware can fail and cause you to lose everything you need to get things done. Without warning you can find yourself lost in a technological nightmare. Even though you can’t stop it, you can prepare for it and back up everything you need so you don’t lose it. This isn’t a new process but even backing up your files on a physical drive isn’t safe. As an external hard drive, CD or thumb drive is still hardware, you can still lose everything. One answer that has appeared is cloud storage and backup. Cloud Storage and File Backup There is a lot of buzz about cloud services, storage and file backup and there is […]
How Can Facebook Likes Affect Your SEO?
Social media has become an integral part of our lives. For many, sharing content is the way we interact with our friends and families and increasingly, one of the preferred methods of researching and choosing businesses. There are many different ways businesses optimize their online presence in the hopes of attracting customers, and social media is one of them. Companies of all types maintain several social media presences, sharing content directly related to their products with their customers. For many businesses, this has proved vital to their online business practices. However, there is some question as to whether a strong social media presence has any correlation to a business’s rank in a search engine result. Some experts believe that it does, others don’t, and there is rarely any middle ground. We’ll take a look at some of the best ways […]
Best Tools for Social Media Analytics, Management and Monitoring
So, you have started your own company and you want to become the next business tycoon, right? But how are you going to achieve that? In today’s world, the secret to becoming “big” lies in your Social Marketing/Media skills. It’s not just “How you operate?” that counts, it’s “How you understand and communicate with your clients?” that plays a very significant role. So, if you think that setting up a business is the only thing that you would have to do, then you’re wrong. You need to maintain that business as well and how are you going to do that? By going online and by making a social presence. If people don’t know about you on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, LinkedIn, then probably you don’t exist for them. Fortunately, we have some amazing tools that can help you in analyzing how […]
What Makes a Great Error 404 Page?
If you’ve ever typed in the wrong URL by mistake or have come across a page where the content has been deleted, then you will probably know what an Error 404 page is. They all seem to look and read the same, but a few sites have decided to approach them a little differently, making them seem less serious and stuffy. 404 pages can be made to look apologetic, cute, funny, technical and helpful, with some ticking all those boxes. As proof that they can be an outlet for any site owner’s creativity, here are four examples of how these pages can be more than just a drab vehicle to tell site visitors that they’re not where they want to be: This effort from Kidmondo shows that all it takes is a link to the homepage and a sad face […]
Privacy Or Security In Mobile Tracking Laws
Modern technologies have made it easier in many ways for law enforcement to do their job. Tracking down individuals is now possible through tracking the mobile phone, while conversations are routinely intercepted and filtered by intelligence systems and personnel. This level of scrutiny of the individual is unprecedented, and now more than ever, privacy can at times feel compromised. At the same time, there is a greater need for security and a wider intelligence effort, given the nature and scale of threats posed by terrorism in all guises. In arguably more trivial instances, tracking can also enable a stolen laptop to be recovered, or for a nuisance caller to be unmasked. From a legal perspective, it is worth thinking about how the concepts of privacy and security weigh up, to determine whether the law is currently moving in the right […]
5 New Technology That Will Bring Out The Geek In You
Nearly everyone today uses some type of technology from cell phones to computers at work. New technologies create a large amount of excitement even in average consumers who see new possibilities with the devices. Some of these technologies are unlike anything that has been seen in common use before. Five new technologies will bring out the geek in almost anyone. 1. Google Glass Google Glass is a pair of glasses that have a miniature camera, microphone and computer all mounted on the side of the frame. The glasses use a wireless transmitter to connect to the Internet. The glasses allow the wearer to check email, record videos and upload pictures. The computer on the frame is noticeable although the mobile functionality will bring out the geek in anyone. 2. Three-Dimensional (3D) Printers There are a dozen different 3D printers now […]
How to Keep Yourself Safe by the Help of VPN Softwares
VPN nowadays is a quite common which is also popular as Virtual Private Network. This particular application is used in order to allow the other device or computer the right to use information from broader resources. Not only that but the VPN allow a user in some other task as well like having the VPN application incorporated in the operating system one can get the right to access those websites which have been blocked by some particular server nationally. The core reason for which people highly rely on the VPN application is that it assures 100 percent security. It does not only secure the connection between the user and the web server but at the same time it filters the information as well. Now let us get a look how else the VPN can provide you safety. You can access […]