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Technology Today: Like Back to the Future Part 1 or 2?

In 1985’s Back to the Future, we travel through time with Marty McFly in a nuclear-powered DeLorean. Marty can do what man has wanted to do since the beginning of time: control his destiny. In the first movie, Marty goes back to the past to save his parent’s marriage, and consequently his existence.

Does Perfectionism Help or Hinder Business?

In the business world, it’s easy to find perfectionists. Are you one?

Perfectionism can help us have a critical eye, keep us driven and motivated to work harder, but if you find yourself changing direction again and again, questioning your choices, or stressing about small details, perfectionism will be more of a hindrance then a help.

The 2011 T3 Gadget Awards – What Did We Learn?

In a world where technological advances appear everyday in news-feeds and broadcasts, the annual T3 Gadget Awards is a microcosm of all of these advances in one location. Like the Oscars for Technology, the T3 Gadget Awards nominate the most cutting-edge gadgets out today.

Implementing Energy Monitoring

Becoming “greener” has been a hot topic nowadays, not only amongst the public but also in high-tech companies. Many companies are looking into green tech as a method to save energy , save the environment, or to simply save money. One of the first things you must know when looking into conserving energy is what uses the most energy?

The CEATEC conference was held recently, just outside Tokyo Japan.

The iPhone 4S: Revolutionary Or Evolutionary

Do you remember hearing the first disappointed comments following the iPhone 4S announcement?  To put it simply, everyone was a bit dissatisfied that the new iPhone was not going to be a full-blown revamp of the iPhone 4. Some were concerned that it would just be an iPhone 4 with a few simple upgrades, suckering gadget-junkies to stand in line for hours only to discover that the 4S was fundamentally the same as its predecessor, with only a few more bells and whistles.

Creative Collaboration in the Cloud

When you think of the ways the cloud has changed businesses, creativity is not what usually comes to mind first. You will be surprised at how beneficial the cloud has been for people in creative industries. The cloud allows for a massive amount of information to be stored and accessible to people quickly from almost any location.

How do I keep my computer safe?

Everyone loves computers. Why is that? The answer is easy: they're highly valuable items. They automate some of the more challenging parts of our lives and grant us entertainment. However, it’s this value which makes our machines hot targets for thievery.

NetEffect Las Vegas Cloud Computing Company Launches New Website

NetEffect of Las Vegas is proud to announce the launch of its new and improved website at www.neteffect-it.com. Redesigned for improved client support and ease of use, the new website offers information on its core services: fixed IT support, managed services, cloud computing, VoIP phone systems for small business and network and IT consulting.

The Tablet Comes to Our Table

It wasn’t too long ago that credit card purchases required a carbon imprint of your card. Today, credit cards can be scanned almost anywhere if you have an attachment for your iPhone, iPad, or Android device. Purveyors like Square provide credit card readers for common mobile devices.

How to Write the Right Email

An email represents a very stripped down form of communication as physical cues and voice inflection are absent. Because of this, starting and ending an email in the right tone is key. If you open an email to a possible client with “Hey Joe,” it may come off as too informal, where as if you close an email to a close friend with “In highest regards,” they may think you’re being cynical.