PowerPoint can be an extremely effective tool when presenting an idea to a group or single person. PowerPoint allows you to create a visually capturing medium that allows you to convey your idea and hopefully accomplish your goal. Although PowerPoint is a great tool, it can be used in a manner that depreciates the quality [...]
Viruses, Spyware and Malware â€“ The Threat and How to Protect Yourself Malicious software such as computer viruses, spyware and Malware have become an extremely serious threat to businesses and individuals and the threat is growing exponentially. There are even laws to help stop distributors of this malevolent software, yet the threat and circulation of [...]
Sophos, the world leader in integrated threat management solutions compiled a report with results that the United States was responsible for over one third of the malicious code in websites during 2006. The Sophos Security Report examined in detail the top 10 Malware threats of 2006.
â€œHereâ€™s a copy of Office 2007,â€ your friend says. â€œJust install it and youâ€™ll be on your way.â€ But have you thought about the benefits of using genuine software instead of bootleg programs? It may be enticing to save a few bucks, but the advantages of owning genuine software outweigh the negative implications to using [...]
Youâ€™ve decided to build your next PC and now you need to choose your sound card. Or maybe you bought your PC a few years ago and you want better audio for your music and games. Before you buy those 6-speaker surround sound audio speakers, take a look at our how to choose your sound [...]
It can be an angering experience to press your PCâ€™s power button and nothing happens. Itâ€™s also an agitating computing experience to see your computer go from lighting fast to molasses slow. To extend the life of your PC and keep it running in the best condition possible â€“ here are 10 Tips For a [...]
Computers have become the focal point of todayâ€™s home and Microsoft has developed an operating system that can take full advantage of this reality. People create digital home movies and audio, shopping online, working from home and enjoying full-featured multimedia games. Windows Vista has taken all of these requirements and created an operating system that [...]
One of the most important new developments in digital technology in recent years is the use of Flash Memory, sometimes called “flash RAM.” There are dozens of flash memory formats on the market today and making the right choice when buying one can make the difference between spending an arm-and-a-leg and buying the right tool [...]
What DVD-Burner can leap tall buildings in a single bound? Well, not this one. More powerful than a locomotive! Hmmmâ€¦Possibly! Faster than a speeding bullet! Well that one is in the bag. Not in the sky but in your computer. Itâ€™s the worldâ€™s fastest DVD writer â€“ Lite-Onâ€™s LH-20A1P. This is truly a kick butt [...]
Some of these tools are on the unconventional side, but they are valuable nonetheless. If you think plastic zip bags are only useful to hold sandwiches and leftovers, think again – they’ll help you organize your screws and bolts as well as provide a surprising function you’ll discover when you read our list!