Touchscreen Technology: How does it Work?

Touchscreens have become an integral part of our way of life. When we interact with a product that has a touchscreen, we expect it to execute the action we want without a second thought. It wasn’t too far in the past that the idea of a touchscreen was a dream.

Android Phone Tips

One of the most useful benefits of Android smartphones is that they are extremely customizable. You can customize everything from your home screen to the way you access documents and download apps.
Happily, customizing your Android smartphone is not very difficult.

Internet Phishing Scams – Don’t Fall Prey

Phishing scams are at the top of cyber criminals’ moneymaking lists.  These scams can affect large corporations, small businesses or individuals. In 2010, over 300,000 complaints were filed to the Internet Crime Complaint Center, a partnership between the National White Collar Crime Center and the FBI, from small businesses and individuals victimized by online phishing scams and numerous other Internet related crimes.

Say Happy Birthday to the Original Microprocessor

The Intel4004 was the first CPU on a single chip and also the first available to the commercial market. This week it celebrated it’s 40th birthday! We wish to say thank you to the microprocessor that grandfathered the CPUs we have today. A CPU is the brain of a computer.

The 2011 PhotoPlus Expo: Ideas for the Shutterbug Who Wants It All

During the 3-day PhotoPlus Expo in New York, several exhibitors displayed their latest advances in photography technology. There were a huge array of cameras, lenses, printers, clothing, gear, gizmos and gadgets on display. The Expo was heavily bent for the professional photographer and the casual weekend or hobbyist cameraman might have felt left out.

Deciphering the Code of the IT Department

It is a given that you will need to get some assistance from your IT service provider sooner or later.  However, it is hard for them sometimes to help you because of their busy schedule, trying to solve a lot of people's difficult problems.  When asking for IT support, know that they cannot read your mind, and it'll help them to solve your problem if you are able to offer as much detailed information as you possibly can in the original request.

The Changing Face of Business

The face of business has turned online the past few years. There was once less competition for business and getting your name out was straightforward, hire an ad agency or go door to door introducing your business. Now the number of business that offer similar goods and services is astonishing and it’s easy to get lost amongst them.

Will Device Connectivity Make Our Lives Easier?

We have talked many times before about how the modern world is becoming more connected, with others along with the world as a whole. Device connectivity could make how we live much simpler by reducing breaks in our work. For instance, if you are working on a document at work and want to continue on the commute home,  simply send it to your smartphone and use a voice transcription app to continue your work in the car.

Cloud Computing Considerations for Nevada Attorneys

Originally published in COMMUNIQUÉ (November 2011, Vol. 32, No. 11) the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association. 

Cloud computing promises to solve a multitude of business problems. Properly implemented, the cloud can provide a higher level of performance and reliability, superior security and scalability, and unprecedented mobility.