May 4th, 2013 by cooldude
Curly hair exudes a timeless appeal and thus curling irons are a must have for almost every beauty. Are you too fond of curls and planning for a curling iron lately? Well, there are a variety of curling irons in the market today but not all could be compatible for you. Here are some needed tips to buy a perfect curling iron for you.
Before proceeding you should remember that short hair would need small iron and simultaneously longer hair would need larger iron. If you have easily damaged hair, go for ceramic curling irons. It’s necessary that you get curling iron coming with heat setting benefits. It allows you to decide on the iron temperature according to ideal heat.
When it comes to barrel, the beauticians generally advice for the metal based ones as metal barrels are suitable with any form of hair & is most economical as well.
April 24th, 2013 by cooldude
When using a broadband connection for internet the speed is generally higher than most other methods. The hard line connected to your modem ensures a pretty fast internet experience. Even then many ISP providers are unable to provide the proper band speeds as per advertisements. This result in buying something that performs lower than expected.
One can keep a check on broadband speed on the net by using sites for testing broadband speeds. These sites test the broadband speed by downloading and uploading a given file size to and from your system respectively. On the basis of that they provide the current broadband speed and even rate your connection. Broadband speed checks can be easily done from sites like broadbandspeedtest.com and speedtest.net. During the entire process you do not have to login using any account or do any of that. Just click and test facility ensures a quick and user friendly test.
April 23rd, 2013 by cooldude
The webcam come with its own driver software and allows the user to get it in sync with the computer’s OS. This once done is detected easily. Google talk requires the installation of special software that allows a person to chat as well as video chat with the help of a webcam via the Google account. Once installed the webcam is routed to give output to the Google adapter which is then transmitted to the receiving end.
The video chat features can easily be accessed when both members have webcams and are online. There are options to start video chats with the person concerned on G-talk. Using the mail account users can also create hangouts and have video hangouts with more friends online. The G-talk software allows you to perform lesser function than when accessing your account on Google but it serves its purpose of allowing you to communicate with friends online via text or video.
April 19th, 2013 by cooldude
You must have heard of data theft from database of renowned companies recently. The rate of influx of information in this era is occurring at rate higher than the speed of the light. To prevent that, the concept of data masking software has come in to being. The software uses various modes of safety to protect your data. You can either put password protection to save your data or you can opt for some mode of safety.
There are many types of security that the data masking software uses. They protect your existing dataset by replacing it with any random dataset so that no one can find out the actual dataset. By shuffling, the original dataset is shuffled with a random one there by making it difficult for anyone to retrieve the original information.
You can even encrypt your data to some other form that no one can make out anything, only you will be having access to decrypting platform using which you can easily decrypt the encrypted data to retrieve the actual information.
April 14th, 2013 by cooldude
Are you looking to shed off your extra pounds fast and maintain a controlled weight? Well, it’s great to inform that there are a versatile range of gadgets these days that can help you to exercise good control on your weight. Here is a brief on some of them.
The first is calorie counter. It’s like an arm band that would measure up calories which the wearer is burning off. The user here can set his preferred goals & get accession to meal plans from the manufacturer websites. Then there are food scales. The scales are very useful as these can help in keeping track of meal size enabling you to have a check on the amount consumed. When you are consuming with measurements you will stay alert not to go beyond the needed mark.
Pedometer is another useful gadget for weight control. It enables to keep the track of your steps and moves. Experts suggest taking around 8000 steps everyday.
March 19th, 2013 by cooldude
Nowadays, internal hard drives offer a lot of space. However, you cannot possibly pull it out of your computer and carry it with you whenever the need arises. This is precisely where external hard drives come into the picture. So, if you cannot afford a laptop at the moment, getting an external hard drive is the best thing that you can do. Here are the advantages of external hard drives.
Firstly, external hard drives offer a lot more space. The portable drive is simply as good as your desktop and you can carry it freely wherever you want to. Secondly, it comes in extremely handy when you want to share data, videos or music. Media files come in huge sizes and for transferring them, nothing works better than the external hard drive. In fact, external had drives offer a lot more space for storage and the reproduction quality is very good. External hard drives are secure as well.
March 14th, 2013 by cooldude
With the development of science and technology, the use of internet has become much wide spread among the people. People now days even use internet in their mobile phones. This is a possible threat to the security of your phone. Android is a very popular operating systems now and if you are an android phone user, then you need to use proper antivirus to protect your phone from possible threat of virus attacks.
Wavesecure is a very popular antivirus application that enables locking your phone through web interface in case you have lost it. Thus your phone is protected from the virus threat and the data are expected to remain safe.
Quick heal, the famous antivirus brand has also got a version of the antivirus designed especially for the android phone to protect them from the virus threat. Lookout is also a popular android application that is preloaded with firewall and other antivirus. It makes the phone intrusion protected and thus there is no threat of virus attacks.
March 9th, 2013 by cooldude
If there is any need for you to uninstall your Window XP operating system or to go back to your previous operating system then you can easily use the program removal utility to successfully remove Windows XP from your system. Here are a few steps that might help you with the process:
• The first thing that you need to do is boot up your computer and then log in as either the administrator or as a user with administrative privileges.
• Then you have to click on the Start Menu and then click on Control Panel. Once the Control Panel window opens, click on Add/Remove programs.
• Click twice on the Uninstall Windows XP link and then click on Yes.
• All you need to do then is wait for the Windows XP to be successfully removed and you will find that your computer is back to its previous operating system and settings.
March 4th, 2013 by cooldude
There is a large share of varied weather applications developed for the Android phones. The post below presents a short discussion on some of them.
First you have WeatherBug which can report on live weather conditions covering a vast stretch of your neighborhood weather stations. You will get to know about the current weather condition, the weather forecast as well as NWS alerts. Then, you have Weather Channel that takes to the TruPoint Technology which can offer with most accurate details on the weather reports & forecasts for different locations. You will also get bulletins on severe weather conditions.
You will also love AccuWeather where you can share the weather information with your friends and family through different social networking sites. Just save ten preferred locations and the app will showcase the current temperature status of those areas as well as a brief on each of them. You will also get day & night forecasts, weather alarms and Doppler radar.
February 27th, 2013 by cooldude
UPS virus is a grave threat to your system and network. It is capable of causing absolute destruction. When people first got to know about this virus, there was no anti-virus software to remove the UPS virus from a laptop or computer.
This virus infects your computer mainly through emails and email attachments. The first thing you can do to remove the UPS virus is to run your anti-virus software. If this does not work then try to reboot your PC.
You can also take out the hard drive and scan it by attaching it to another system. Go to run and type ‘regedit’ and click on ‘ok’ option. This will open up a windows register editor. Find the file that is infecting your computer and delete it immediately.
If none of this works then go to a computer store and let the technicians handle it. Your last resort would be to re-install your operating system, so that your computer can work again.