Beginners Guide to Buying a New Computer

With everyone being so reliant on computers to perform all sorts of tasks like, video editing, image creation, house design, data storage, emailing, social media, conferencing or even just chatting to a friend on the other side of the world, it’s important to know what type of computer and accessories you will need before you make a purchase. So many of us are not too sure where to start, when it comes to buying a new PC. We rely either on what someone else has told us or on what the computer sales person tells us. This article with provide you with some helpful tips on purchasing a PC and accessories that will meet your requirements and help prevent you falling prey to pushy sales people. Misinformed By not knowing what your computer requirements are and what you should buy, puts you at a disadvantage and at the mercy of

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Advantages and Disadvantages of the Web-To-Print Process

The growth of the internet has opened up multiple avenues for new ventures to enhance their business offerings and increase revenue from online channels. Web-to-print is one of the industries that is still in its initial phase, slowly gathering momentum as more and more offline printing businesses are adopting the internet. But nonetheless, it’s growing at a rapid pace. If you are starting a web-to-print business, or thinking of extending your brick and mortar printing shop to provide online services, you should understand clearly about what you are getting into. Let’s look at the pros and cons of the web-to-print process. Advantages Ease of transaction There is no need to take time off to go to the printers office and order your goodies. Web-to-print enables the customers to buy their desired stuff within a few clicks. It gets easier for the printer too as they don’t have to explain everything

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VoIP Security – How Secure Is It?

With the advent of VoIP technology, the question of VoIP security comes to mind for many who are afraid that their conversations are being listened to by people they do not even know. Although this is certainly a possibility, so far there have not been any widespread reports of this occurring. It might surprise you to know that your phone conversations on your landline and your cell phone can also be tapped into, just in a different way. Since VoIP conversations are converted to digital data and then transmitted in the form of data packets, just like traditional data packets that can be intercepted and listened to. This may be a bit disconcerting to hear, but in many cases the security breaches the user from themselves. If making calls using a computer, there could be malware present that is sending these packets to a server over the internet. Once there,

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Lessons Learned From An E-Commerce Adventure

It is better to have tried and failed than never to have tried at all; and even more important to learn from your mistakes. That is what I keep telling myself after having invested the time and cash equivalent to a Harvard MBA in an e-commerce start-up that has stalled and is winding down. Not a happy prospect in light of all the media pre-occupation with e-commerce success stories and the young millionaires watching their IPOs rocket into cyberspace. But the headlines ignore the more frequent stories of new e-commerce businesses that do not hit the stock market jackpot. Many of them either settle into a low-key niche or exhaust their resources and fold. This is the story of an Internet venture that did not make the headlines, but offers some useful insights for entrepreneurs evaluating their own initiatives. The lessons learned are applicable to your own new venture or

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