Archive for October, 2010

October 29, 2010 0

Back to School With Laptops & Netbooks

By in Computers And Technology

“Back To School” is perhaps the most dreaded three word phrase in the English language for the majority of young people enjoying the last few days of summer. But for merchants and companies which cater to the student market, those three magic words are worth their weight in gold. However, for many parents those words […]

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October 27, 2010 0

The History of PSP Advertising

By in Computers

The hugely popular Play Station Portable (PSP) handheld game console manufactured by Sony, which was launched in 2004, had sold more than 52 million pieces by the beginning of May 2009. The success of its marketing campaign can be judged by the fact that it had initially trailed Nintendo in the total quantities sold for […]

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October 26, 2010 0

Danger when Downloading Illegal Music

By in Music

With the popularity of computers, internet and portable electronic devices, nobody wants to carry around a big fat book of cd’s anymore. They’re bulky, warp in the heat of a parked car or get scratched up. Now downloading music into a portable music player is so much more convenient. Just slide it into your purse […]

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October 26, 2010 0

The HP Mini 1000 – Netbook Tonic

By in Computers And Technology

HP has produced some new netbook models, the HP mini 1000 and the Compaq mini 700. On the whole, they’re pretty much identical, although the 700 will retail at a hundred quid less than its brother at £299. The HP mini 1000 isn’t the first mini laptop produced by Hewlett-Packard, having aired the HP 2133 […]

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October 26, 2010 0

How To Choose The Best Student Laptop?

By in Computers And Technology

How To Choose the Best Student Laptop? Merchants are singing those three magic words again, ‘Back to School’ and the fallout is everywhere! Just as you’re getting your deep dark pre-cancerous tan going — you hear those words — and it spells the end of summer. Once again we are bombarded with advertising, featuring the […]

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October 24, 2010 0

Does recession mean 1 pot of beans for a family of 12 for a week, or no cell phones and big screens for KIDS?

By in Philosophy

I am honestly confused. I see every college drinking starbucks, driving their own cars, wearing coach bags, shopping for Iphones, laptops, and new flat screen t.v.s for their very own apartments. I could on with how tots, children, and teenagers spend, but you get the point. SO, does recession or depression mean what my grandfather […]

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October 13, 2010 0

The Technological Education

By in Computers And Technology

Technology is growing so fast that it becomes difficult to ignore it. Technology is being used in so many applications world wide and as the world becomes a global village due to technology, even students and teachers cannot ignore the its power. The history of using technology in the classroom has come a long way […]

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October 7, 2010 0

How Can I Secure My Wireless Network?

By in Security

Wireless Internet connections are certainly convenient, especially in terms of reducing the clutter of all those wires. They are also convenient for other reasons too but you may not like those. Hackers love wireless networks – they can break into many with relative ease and they don’t even need to be in your home to […]

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October 5, 2010 0

Improve Reading Skills With Computer and Video Games

By in Education

Advances in technology have greatly increased the tools we can choose from to assist with the improvement of reading skills. I am going to focus on computer learning software for kids. This is of particular interest to me because while the child is increasing his or her attentional capacity by playing a video game he […]

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October 2, 2010 0

Netbook – Mini Notebook Computers – What Features Do They Come With?

By in Computers And Technology

No longer do you need to lug around a laptop with a 15 inch screen in order to work or surf the internet. This is because a number of companies have now produced some very high end mini notebook computers instead. These are called netbook computers by many. Although these are considerably smaller and weigh […]

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