Technology

POP3 Is to ‘The Oregon Trail’ as IMAP Is to ‘Candy Crush’

By |June 11th, 2015|Internet, Technology|0 Comments

If you are still using the POP3 to retrieve email, then I have some bad news for you. You are 17 years behind its last revision. Which can feel like an eternity in the grand scope of technology.
POP (Post Office Protocol) was originally created in 1984 for the purpose of making it easier to […]

Megabits or Megabytes?

Most people are familiar with Internet Service Providers (ISPs), and have an Internet connection for their home, office, or business. We often hear ISPs using the term “megs” when talking about the speed of their Internet connection. But what does that mean for you, the end user? Your ISP may have said something along these […]

eBooks: The Pros and Cons

 
The idea of electronic books, commonly known as eBooks has been around for almost 90 years. The concept of a device being able to contain large amounts of reading material (any bookworm’s fantasy) is thought to be conceived by Bob Brown during the 1930s.
However, it wasn’t until 2006 that eReaders began gaining popularity with […]

VoIP: The Office Super Phone

Voice-over-Internet Protocol, commonly known as VoIP, is a communication system that simultaneously delivers voice and multimedia communications over an internet connection.

VoIP phone systems work by taking analog audio signals, such as a phone conversation, and turns the information into a digital format or data that can be communicated through the Internet. This technology is equivalent […]

5 Benefits the ‘Internet of Things’ Will Bring… Soon.

In today’s day in age, we tend to rely heavily on our smart devices and on the Internet to perform our daily tasks.  Automation and computing devices have become the foundation of our everyday productivity.  However, these devices are not synchronized. For example, we do not use our smartphone to make coffee each morning, […]

Are Smartwatches Going to Make It?

By |February 26th, 2014|Internet, Technology|0 Comments

Smartwatches are the latest technological craze, but will it last?

Samsung Corporation recently introduced a new line of products which no other competitor has targeted before, however this ingenuity is causing several other technology companies to rise up as a Samsung contender.

Samsung’s smartwatch is a new device that is essentially a touchscreen high tech watch. […]

Seven Reasons Why Businesses are Switching to Wi-Fi

By |October 3rd, 2013|Internet, Technology, Wi-Fi|0 Comments

Wi-Fi is an abbreviation of the phrase Wireless Fidelity, which basically means -wireless precision. Wi-Fi was the next step of advancing the use of the Internet from Ethernet.

It should seem obvious why the whole world is making the change to Wi-Fi with the promise of no strings attached. However, there are other reasons why […]

Slow Internet connection is not only frustrating, but costly as well.

By |September 29th, 2013|Internet, Technology|1 Comment

How can slow Internet connection hurt my business?
Let me start out by saying that a slow online connection is costly. As overlooked as it may be nowadays, a good Internet connection can be a key factor in whether or not your business can keep up with online demands within its industry. Have you ever considered […]

No Strings Attached

By |September 8th, 2013|Internet, Technology, Wi-Fi|0 Comments

The generation of the 21st century has developed into a hands-on, cords- off type of technology user. People today feel it is a basic necessity to be offered Internet usage with no strings attached. Basically, everywhere we go as consumers or producers, we feel the right to be allowed Wi-Fi access, and not just regular access […]