Cloud Computing is the future of IT. Surely, there has been some skeptism but soon the confidence on Cloud Computing would increase as the technology and backup operations improve. Today without even our knowledge we have been transgressing slowly but decisively towards cloud based services. Google Docs, SkyDrive, Zoho, AMAZON all the biggies are already in to clouds. Quite soon we will have applications on pay as you use concepts. Read More →
Screenr.com is a wonderful app which help one records the movies from desktops. Recordings can have the shoot of 5 minutes duration and it can be uploaded straight on to the YouTube. The application needs Java platform to work on. Once you start recording the first thing the app would do is to locate java, if the app does not find it then the user would be prompted for Java download from Sun Microsystems. Here is a YouTube video illustrating Screenr.
Every installation is required to adopt proper safety measures which can avoid or restrict number of accidents. There are many ways and methods which can be adopted to effectively establish a sound Occupational Health and Safety system in place. Read More →
Laptops have become essential part of everybody today. Students, Executive, everyone is dependent upon laptops nowadays. iPad 2 or even the recent launch of Samsung Tablets will have not have any effect on the sales and usages of laptops in near future. But having said so, laptops thefts have been on the rise with many not even reporting it. The general feeling is that once a laptop is stolen there is hardly anything one can do to locate it.
You might have desired that one day you will be buying a Kindle or an iPad. But that doesn’t mean that you can not have the experience of reading eBooks. There are some very good online tools which can convert your Laptop or Netbook in to a damn good eBook Reader.
You have been daily working on the computers for close to 8-10 hours.You feel stressed and exhausted when you call it a day.You have already had bouts of back pain and numbness in your fingers. You had wished if I could change some part of my daily routine. There is a help available in form of Firefox Add-on which would remind you to stretch your muscles after some fixed intervals. You can yourself decide to fix time intervals.
Google Maps has been one of the very popular app from Google Inc. It has almost become part of every body’s life in cities or even everywhere else. Whenever one is looking for any location, locality, restaurants or some other venue, the very first thing which comes to our mind is Google Maps. Whenever you have lost your way in the metro jungle, Google Maps on your cellphone would be your savior. In India where parents are concerned about their children going out and coming back late, Google Maps with its Latitude feature has become a boon for the worried parents. Read More →
PAT mechanism of BEE is set to roll out from April 2011. In this mechanism Energy Efficient industries would be able to trade off their efficiency certificates to less energy efficient industries. PAT program will have the flexibility for the industries to gain benefit under United Nations’ CDM as well. Read More →
Indian authorities want IITs to shed their aura of exclusivity and let it reach hundreds of engineering students of other colleges and institutes who are grappling with acute faculty shortages. It is not that the IITs are in an enviable position as regards students to faculty ratio is concerned. But through the National Mission on Education through ICT, authorities want the IIT course content to reach a wider audience. Government has earmarked roughly Rs 46 Bn for this cause. Brand IIT has remained an exclusive domain where ordinary mortals had little access. But this move may help not so lucky students of other engineering colleges to understand how and what exactly the IITians are taught. Read More →