Computers & Technology

The Advantages of Using Web Filters

The Internet is your window to the world. It allows you to learn about a particular place without having to visit it personally. Surfing the Web can also teach you a lot of things that can be useful to your day to day activities. From everyday news to something as mundane as the best ways […]


Free Messengers

Messengers are a marvelous way of keeping in touch with friends, family and even colleagues at work. Free messengers are a feature offered by all the major web portals. You can share files and photographs, music and news with all those you have on your contact list. Instant messaging can be made fun as well […]


Purchasing Refurbished Laptops Make Sense

It’s perfectly normal to be a little apprehensive about purchasing a refurbished laptop. The thought of purchasing a product that is refurbished conjures up thoughts of a product that has been repainted, fixed up, and made to look new, but doesn’t perform like new. This is not the case when it comes to purchasing a […]


Tips For Extending Laptop Battery Life

One of the most discussed aspects of owning a laptop and mobile computing, is how to get more operating time from the laptop battery. Everyone needs more time from the battery when they are traveling, or not able to have the laptop plugged into the AC outlet. It seems we always need more operating time […]


Netbooks – The Future of Computing

A netbook is a basically a mini laptop ideal for viewing emails, documents, watching DVDs, playing music, and other such small task applications on the go. Personally, I own a netbook and use it to browse the internet and play my DVDs. As a main computer, I have a macbook pro. However, my Q2 MSI […]


An Insight Into the World of Cyber Forensics

Introduction Mention crime and we think of robberies, murders and detectives examining the crime scene, interrogating witnesses and finally nailing the guilty. But there is, however, another kind of crime, where traditional methods of criminal investigation fall flat on its face. Instances like hacking, cyber fraud, phishing, identity and data theft, all account as cyber […]


Erase That Data – How to Dispose of Hard Drives Safely

As time goes on and we hear more and more about computer piracy and the dangers that can be encountered when putting valuable information online, you may begin to wonder how safe the information on your hard drive really is. The truth of the matter is that when you delete information off of your hard […]