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You’re never truly safe nowadays, are you? Everywhere you turn, someone might be eavesdropping on your conversations, following you to see where you’re going or keeping an eye on you to make sure you’re not making trouble. Heck, the NSA has been actively spying on citizens – it’s not a James Bond movie, it’s real life. And because the line between the two has gotten so blurry, perhaps it’s time for us all to equip ourselves with spy app technology. That’s right, certain apps…

Whether your business is a one-man operation or a larger company, you need to have the right phone system. With so many different types of systems to choose from, it can be difficult to figure out exactly what you need. You should understand the various systems and what they are used for. There are three main things that you need to look at when choosing a business phone system: Full System – Do you need to have a complete system that uses both physical and mobile telephones, or do you…

In business today, the Internet is the great equalizer. A company with 10 employees doesn’t have the same purchasing power as one with 10,000 employees, but a great web presence can help a smaller company hold its own in an otherwise intimidating market. To compete with the heavy hitters, small businesses must strive to provide cohesive, engaging web experiences. The first and most important part of establishing a strong online identity is obtaining the perfect domain name. While it may seem…

Smartphones have gained a lot of popularity in the past few years. In today’s time, people highly depend upon their smartphones for doing most of their tasks by simply making use of different apps. Therefore, to create an app in order to grow and expand your small business is one of the most effective ways to reach out a wider consumer group. Creating a mobile app which can be easily accessed by most of the customers will ultimately result in greater sales and profits. Creating an app for…

Android smartphones are becoming more popular in the market. Android smartphones are usually sold at a cheaper price than the smartphones with other operating systems. Android has the advantage related to it’s open-source nature. You can download a variety of free applications through the Google Play Store provided by the Android operating system. Today, there are hundreds of thousands of free applications that can be downloaded by an Android-based smartphone. Flexibility in downloading…

Out of numerous changes in the global preferences and lifestyles, there is one more trait noticed in the young blood and that is that they all want to be an entrepreneur and not want to work for someone else. The choice isn’t false, most of us have the desire to use our skills entirely to develop our self rather than putting the efforts for a third party, and that too by giving more than required and getting negligible in return. But not everyone out of these dreamers succeeds and gets the…

What device are you reading this on? Is it a laptop or perhaps a tablet or a smartphone you’re thumbing through? Just take a look around you, people are busy browsing their hand-held devices everywhere. With the plethora of mobile devices available on the market, it is hardly surprizing that more people are using mobile devices to access the Internet than desktops. A new comScore report found that 11.3 percent of Americans are using smartphone or tablet devices exclusively to access the…

The wireless signals don’t penetrate these zones and thus your wireless device will fail to receive a Wi-Fi signal when in these zones. You can easily find the wireless dead zones by taking a walk around your office or house. As soon as you find them, experiment with multiple solutions and fix the trouble. Wireless Dead Zone So, now the question is what exactly is a wireless dead zone? This is simply an area in your house or office where the Wi-Fi is supposed to work, but it fails to do so.…

In the past, many large businesses struggled with the dilemma of whether or not to embrace the cloud for business. These days, many businesses are adapting to the use of the cloud. Some businesses have adopted not only the private cloud but use the public cloud as well. However, as more businesses look to adopt cloud services, the personalized business needs will determine which cloud options improve accountability, efficiency and other KPIs for the organization. As you consider private and…

“Working hard and working smart sometimes can be two different things.” – Byron Dorgan As wisely put, businesses aren’t always just about the size, it’s about the capabilities. Quality would only improve if the personnel would follow a foolproof system. Accounting is seen by the companies as a burdensome evil. The traditional ‘book keeping’ is out of the window and special accounting solutions software are the new need based trend for enterprises. It’s important to have…