Coming off of Edward Snowden’s release of documents that showcase what theorists have already been touting for decades now: a government “need” for our personal records from both phones and Internet. There are banks built from the ground up with the intention of …continue reading
I know many people have their lives touched to some degree by the heartache of suicide. Whether it be from a family member, a significant other, a friend, or maybe even someone known indirectly, many people have witnessed the devastation left behind. Personally, I’ve seen …continue reading
At LockerGnome.net, TechnoKid7 writes:
I was wondering if you could give me some advice. I have a website about tech news and wold love to know how you capture such a big audience! I have tried all the social networking sites but it just doesn’t …continue reading
Judy Pirillo (yep, my mom) asks:
What exactly is Adobe Flash Player? I have it installed, but I’m pretty sure I don’t have any Adobe programs on my system.
Adobe Flash Player is a free, downloadable plug-in offered by Adobe to make viewing Flash content …continue reading
I recently purchased a laptop without touch screen. Which operating system is better for it: Windows 7, Windows 8, or Ubuntu?
Well, OverEdge, the answer to that question depends entirely on what you intend to do with it. If 99% of what you …continue reading
Often, companies and organizations will develop technologies with the idea in mind of helping a group of people who are at a technological disadvantage. These projects make big waves in the media, but what you may not know is just how much they can impact …continue reading
Microsoft has a long history of highs and lows when it comes to advertising. From the early days of Steve Ballmer selling the first commercial version of Windows complete with calculator and a clock to Bill Gates hanging out with Jerry Seinfeld in an odd …continue reading
Building a multi-node supercomputer is a dream shared by geeks around the world. Imagine having your own supercomputer with which you can solve the mysteries of the cosmos and put to work calculating Pi to the next decimal. This is possible with with the Raspberry …continue reading
Recent disasters have taught us all one thing: our means to communicate are curtailed once the battery in our cellphone is depleted. With nearly one-half of homes in the US no longer having a landline, we have become even more reliant upon cellphones. In addition, …continue reading