Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Simple Cell Accessories You Can’t Do Without

Cell accessories are everywhere, and new ones are being released every day at a dizzying rate. Admittedly, I am tempted to try each and every one. But it seems like more often than not, it is the practical, old-standby accessory that I reach for time and time again. Today I’m going to take a look at some of the simple but often indispensable accessories that have become invaluable to me. These are the ones that I keep two or more of on hand so that I will never be without one at the wrong moment.

Many cell phone accessories assist in connecting your phone to other devices. Some would argue that the standard USB cord is the one accessory we most often can’t find when we need it. So first tip of the day- Always have a back-up USB cord! I keep spares at home, at the office, and in the glove box of my car.  The charger is also crucial. I always have a universal outlet USB- input charger on hand, the kind that utilizes a standard USB cord, since it takes up so little space. In fact I often have one in my pocket. They’re cheap and easy to find, so I sometimes gift them to friends and co-workers who have found themselves without a charger. I also keep a car lighter operated charger in my purse for when I’m riding in someone else’s car. It may seem excessive, but I can’t count how many times I’ve used them. I’ve had to replace them a few times after leaving them in friend’s cars, but it’s been well worth it.

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

What a Printer Can Do Today vs Ten Years Ago

The development of computer printers began in 1938. Early printers served big computer applications in big business. It was all a question of size. The development after the 1980s has focused mostly on serving the home desktop, a problem of size, ink cartridges, price, and customer demand.

Laser Printers
The original Xerox printers included a xerographic imaging process. But, modern laser printing peripherals use a scanning laser beam that adheres the ink to the paper. For color printing, each process requires separate passes through four primary color toners. Laser printers remain popular for high-quality color and black/white images, but size and cost discourage purchase by the average home user.

Inkjet Printers
Liquid inkjet printers dominate the home market and a good share of business needs. Inkjet technology depends on the propulsion of different-sized droplets from ink cartridges onto paper. In recent years, inkjet printers have increased in quality and speed - at increasingly low prices. 

Monday, February 3, 2014

Inside the Technology

We take a lot of the latest technologies for granted, being wowed by the initial innovations within our new gadgets and the ones about to hit the production line; only to turn on them a few months down the line when something new comes out and we start wishing that they had this or that in order to make them even better.

You only have to look at the camera on the iPhone for evidence of an amazing device that receives negative comments for one factor that, if we’re honest, we could do without by purchasing a digital camera! But what isn’t taken into consideration is the sheer commitment and ingenuity put into practice in the development and manufacturing of the latest and greatest technologies, which got me thinking about some of the “behind the scenes” stars of various industries, if you like. Some of the key components without which, our “essentials” just wouldn’t function.

Thursday, January 9, 2014

How to Plan Your Monthly Budget

A budget is a planning which enables us towards operational and financial goals. Consequently a budget may be an idea of as an action plan. Planning a budget not only helps a business but even a family to allocate its possessions, evaluate routine, and originate plans. Though setting up a budget can take place at any time. For business, planning a budget is an annual task in which the past year’s budget is reviewed and an operational budget is made for the next 2 or more than 2 years, whereas the duration of a family budget is one month in which the members or a single member decides the outlines of expenditures according the income. Frequently people sit down to discuss financial issues, they plan annually. A monthly budget is particularly useful for those who have inconsistent earnings. When planning for monthly income and expenses, the solution is to identify that which expense can be linked sophisticatedly to income. Budgets permit you to create some control on what you pay out. A monthly budget can help you to decide how to spend your money, plan for your future, pay off existing liability, and save a few amount each month by reducing improvident and spontaneous purchases.

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

What to Expect if You Hired the IT Crowd

IT support from the characters of Channel 4’s hit comedy series


Pros - Roy has managed to get very comfortable in the office, but aside from that he seems to be lazy, quite annoying to the staff and deflects all actual work onto co-worker Moss.

Cons – Roy has a habit of looking busy but doing nothing. He is also not very personable and tends to be quite offensive at times as he lacks consideration for what comes out of his mouth.

He is messy and counter-productive to staff; involving them in idle conversation which distracts them from their tasks and is likely to provoke them into arguing with him.

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Top 3 Common Problems of Online Business

Having been a business owner myself, I can attest to the rising costs and problems associated with running a business in this day in age. As we come closer to running our lives in the digital sphere, it is more important than ever that we as business people pay close attention to how we are conducting our business and handling our unique challenges. Whether you operate solely online or a mix or you market to consumers or to business, these are some of the most common challenges that I have seen among my competitors and peers.

Not a Unique Product

What are you selling or offering? No matter if it is a service or physical product, it should have a unique market and niche. While you can hope to differentiate yourself from your competitors by use of marketing, it is much easier on the consumer to give them something unique to begin with. If you sell leather bracelets and 10 other sites also sell leather bracelets, what sets you apart? Do you offer unique colors, customization options, or are you simply at a lower cost? If you have competitors at every angle, you may want to offer a discount such as free shipping or a coupon code for multiple purchases, to entice customers to choose you. Remember, the power of the internet can help and hurt you. Just as easily as a customer can find your product, they can read reviews and search for your competitors. Give them a reason to choose you!

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Zync Quad 9.7–Review

The market is reigning over by 7-inch mini-tabs with low price tag. If you want to get your hands on 10-inch tabs with great price without considering the brand tablets out there, you can consider Zync Quad 9.7 tablet which possesses “Retina” display at affordable price. Let’s have a look around with this tablet so that you can decide whether to get it or not.

Display & Design

This 10-inch tablet has a super HD IPS as its display unit and with a combination of Retina display makes it even better. This tablet is able to deliver 264 ppi pixel density with 2048 x 1536 pixels resolution which makes the contents in the tablet look sharp and clear as well. The tablet can show great display in different viewing angles too. The display is pretty reflective so you can get a clear view under sunlight as well. The display has capacitive buttons and supports multi-touch gesture but the touch sensitivity is rather moderate.