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Most Useful Business Apps for 2012-2013

by Aug 03, 2012

Many smartphone users are beginning to look beyond the social interactions of voice communication, texting, tweeting, Facebook, games or sending out that potential viral video and have begun investigating the iPhone’s potential for business applications. Many small business owners and larger business managers with mobile or regionally based employees have found that much work can…Continue Reading

11 Essential Steps to Develop Custom iPhone Applications

Jul 04, 2012 3 Comments

Successful iPhone apps, much like Rome were not built in a day. Unlike the founding and buildup of Rome, App development uses a tried and tested approach to help manage the project and the outcome. This article lists the eleven essential steps necessary to develop successful custom iPhone applications. This list is not all inclusive,…Continue Reading

Are Android Phones the Future of Computing?

Jul 02, 2012 2 Comments

With announcements about Microsoft’s new Windows 7 operating system promising a higher level of integration between mobile and traditional computing devices, many users are scratching their heads. Sure, mobile phones are great and have their value in literally thousands of computing applications — but do we really want desktop computers to become more like mobile…Continue Reading

8 Google Tricks for Faster and Better Searches

Apr 30, 2012 12 Comments

Google Search may just provide search results for your queries, but it is also a very powerful tool that can help you get answers to questions in an instant. It has the ability to provide you with information on just about anything. The problem is getting the right information. How many times have you searched…Continue Reading

Cyber Security for Small Business: What Makes it So Important

Apr 24, 2012 4 Comments

Automated information systems have become an indispensable part of the functioning of businesses irrespective of the scale of business. The wide reach of e-commerce and the ease and efficiency of process management over automated information systems has firmly established these systems as a part of business processes. With these systems comes the need for cyber…Continue Reading

5 Ways to Make Your Computer Last Longer

Nov 28, 2011 15 Comments

Computers are essential to our everyday lives and most people will use one at home, at work and even when travelling between the two. A computer failure is very frustrating but inevitable because of the level of demand that we place on these pieces of technology. The average office computer will be on for at…Continue Reading

Is the iPhone 4S Worth the Upgrade?

Nov 23, 2011 8 Comments

Every year, consumers expect Apple to either release a new version of the iPhone or at least a software update. This fall, they did both with the iPhone 4S and iOS 5. While iOS 5 brings more than 200 new features such as iCloud and Siri, the latest version of the iPhone isn’t as big…Continue Reading

5 Ways to Discover Music & Videos Online

Sep 19, 2011 13 Comments

If you find yourself jealous over the music you hear played when you go out to a new bar or become intrigued when you hear a hipster talk about a band only three other people have heard about, you used to be out of luck. Asking for help at the record store always seems intimidating…Continue Reading

6 Ways to Make your Home Office Great

Sep 15, 2011 4 Comments

If you work from home, you’ll know how tempting it is to have that extra hour in bed or watch just one more programme on TV. By making your home office a great place to be, you’ll want to spend more time there and actually get some work done Here are 6 ways you can…Continue Reading

Tips to Use Google Tools to Refine Your Search

Sep 14, 2011 3 Comments

So you are looking for something. It might be a photo. It might be a video. It might be information, a new t-shirt, or a source for your English essay. You, of course, go to Google first. You type in your search, let’s say ‘Dogs in Tuxes’, and hit enter. Boom- you’ve got three million…Continue Reading

Fraud and Security Issues with VOIP for Businesses

Sep 13, 2011 No Comments

VOIP-based business phone systems are doing a lot for business. VOIP (Voice/Video Over Internet Protocol) technology has come a long way in a very short time, and while most of VOIP applications were based around consumer use. It did not take long for business to adapt and create full-featured systems to integrate standard calling, extension…Continue Reading

iPhone 4 – Crisp Text and Photos Available with Retina Display

Sep 12, 2011 No Comments

When typically looking at pictures on a cell phone, whether taken with the phone or downloaded from your home computer, the resolution often leaves much to be desired. Technically, it’s because of the number of pixels that manufacturers squeezed into the small phone screens. When compared to the iPhone 3G, which has a display screen…Continue Reading

Weekly App: Sleep+ for iPhone – App Review

Jun 29, 2011 No Comments

Sleep+ is a tiny iPhone application developed by Jingliang Chen that comes to the rescue of insomniacs. Featuring a few relaxing and sleep-inducing melodies, Sleep+ is both cool and useful. The only question to be settled is whether it’s worth $2.99. Overview Despite being primarily concerned with insomniacs, Sleep+ is also useful for the stressed….Continue Reading