How Image Compression Works: The Basics

How Image Compression Works: The Basics

Do you know that you can easily compress your high-res images to smaller size without affecting its image quality? Here’s how image compression works.

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What You Need to Know About Phishing Attacks

What You Need to Know About Phishing Attacks

It is important to protect yourself from phishing attacks, whether executed by a hacker or NSA. Here’s what you need to know about phishing attacks.

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Is the Era of Privacy Over?

Is the Era of Privacy Over?

The governments have been using various measures to get hold of our information. So, have we left the era of privacy behind us?

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Is Tizen a Force to Be Reckoned With?

Is Tizen a Force to Be Reckoned With?

Samsung came out with a new operating system for mobile devices, called Tizen. What makes Tizen any different? Will it be a threat to Android? Let check it out.

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Do Sentences Make Better Passwords?

Do Sentences Make Better Passwords?

One proposition that security experts made recently was to use short sentences as passwords, rather than a complicated string of characters. Let’s see if this is a more secure method.

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Standing Desks: Should You Get One?

Standing Desks: Should You Get One?

Everyone seems to get crazy about standing desks again. Is it really good and should you get one? Let’s discuss it.

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It’s Time To Speculate On The iPhone 6

It’s Time To Speculate On The iPhone 6

Even before Apple releases a phone, people often know the buzz before it reaches the market. Here are some rumors on what iPhone 6 might look like and work.

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Is Virtual Reality Making A Comeback?

Is Virtual Reality Making A Comeback?

We’re seeing breakthrough in virtual reality, exposing us to environments we’ve never experienced before. Will this technology fly, or die before arrival?

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Why Is My Country/Carrier Adopting LTE So Slowly?

Why Is My Country/Carrier Adopting LTE So Slowly?

Have you been waiting long for LTE to arrive in your region? Here are some of the reasons why your country might not be adopting LTE as quickly as you may have hoped.

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Modular Smartphones: The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly

Modular Smartphones: The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly

Motorola and ZTE both announced that they will be developing phones with interchangeable parts. Will modular smartphones become a force to be reckoned with, or end up a novelty that won’t make it very far?

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What You Should Know About Smart Homes

What You Should Know About Smart Homes

People have been fantasizing about homes that can do everything on its own. While it may sound great, there are things you need to know about smart homes.

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Windows Phone: Is There a Pulse?

Windows Phone: Is There a Pulse?

Windows phone will still be here to stay in 2014. As 2014 approaches, it’s a good a time as any to assess Microsoft’s success with mobile platforms.

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Are Desktop PCs Losing Relevance?

Are Desktop PCs Losing Relevance?

As tablets become more affordable, you might be thinking whether the PC is still going to be relevant in the coming years or not. Let us examine this idea and explore some possibilities of the coming market.

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MTE Explains: Protocols, And Their Relevance

MTE Explains: Protocols, And Their Relevance

Most people don’t understand what an Internet protocol is. Check this article out to find out more about protocols and how it have changed the internet.

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Is Google Glass Safe?

Is Google Glass Safe?

Google Glass can be an abled assistant to the wearer, but have you considered the safety concern and security implication? Let us discuss it here.

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Do You Really Need a Fancy CPU Cooler?

Do You Really Need a Fancy CPU Cooler?

While a CPU comes with its own fan, there are aftermarket fans that cost from $10 to $100. Are these fancy CPU cooler really necessary, and what are they good for?

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3 Inconvenient Truths About Gaming Computers

3 Inconvenient Truths About Gaming Computers

While building a gaming computer, many people have the wrong perception of the importance of PC gaming hardware choices. Let’s explore a few of these problems.

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Is Android 4.4 Worth Buying a New Phone?

Is Android 4.4 Worth Buying a New Phone?

Android 4.4 took the world with its new set of features and promising performance improvements. But is this new OS really worth getting a new phone for? Let’s take a look!

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3 Questions About Fiber Optics Finally Answered

3 Questions About Fiber Optics Finally Answered

You’re probably wondering why your ISP is not switching to fiber optics and providing faster connection speed. We will take a detail look at the situation and answer all of these questions in a way that’s easy to understand!.

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How to Identify a Fake Antivirus Program

How to Identify a Fake Antivirus Program

A fake piece of software will do everything it can to convince you that it’s real. This is particularly true for a fake antivirus program. How can you detect this?

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How Much Does Screen Size Matter on a Phone?

How Much Does Screen Size Matter on a Phone?

People now have the option to buy a smartphone that has a whopping 6.3-inch screen size. Have we gone too far, or are we seeing a new era of consumer choices?

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