Whether you’re an organization or a home user, working in a school or from the comfort of your home, computer data protection is an essential task you have to take care of starting with the Internet/network security software and ending with user access to the hardware. Let me recommend you a tool that shouldn’t miss from your data loss prevention toolkit, the USB Port Lock from Lindy. Read more
We have looked at a few devices and technological innovations that have made a major impact on modern life. If you don’t have any of these, it might only be a matter of time.
The Mobile Life
The mobile phone, it can be argued, is one of the biggest examples of how much technology can change our life. The mobile phone and its modern smartphone equivalent are everywhere.
If you’re worried about costs, then perhaps you should look at alternatives to the traditional contracts. If you save up to buy the phone, you can make savings utilising free sim cards. These use a pay as you go service, so it’s up to you exactly how much you spend…..and how. Read more
Air swimmers are some of the best gifts for kids and if it’s an angry bird, then it’s perfect. Kids would go crazy about playing with one of these because they are huge and can be controlled to fly from room to room. Read more
Looking for unusual accessories to replace some of your old ones? For those with sense of humor and who maybe don’t care much about the hair comb, a gun-shaped comb would probably be great. The accessory comes in white or black under the name Gun Comb. Read more
This is a cool wall calendar and is available online as the Bubblewrap Calendar 2013. Days are covered in bubbles that you can pop daily to have fun and remove some stress, or just to mark important days. Read more
Designed to display Susan Kare’s iconic graphics, the new MetaWatch is a limited edition wrist watch released by Strata Smartwatch company. Susan Kare is known for many graphic elements introduced in the Apple Macintosh interface back in 1980s. The new watch model she imagined combines style with high-end mobile technologies to deliver a high-quality mobile companion that connects to Apple and Android devices via the Bluetooth technology. Read more
Anybody who owns an office is well aware of the innumerable number of documents that are generated each day. To maintain this huge pile of documents and being able to derive these when they are required is a mammoth task in itself. Then there is also the problem of confidentiality. The documents which contain important data about the company have to be discarded immediately after they have served the purpose they were intended for. In order to enable companies in this process of maintaining their records well and eliminating documents that are no longer necessary but are important nonetheless, on-site shredding services have been conceptualized.
The act of shredding the documents which are no longer being used serves many purposes for the business managers. Firstly, it eliminates the papers which can cause a lot of trouble to the company if they happen to be misused. Also, the destruction of these documents once they are outdated reduced the number of files that have to be maintained in the office, reducing the time and effort that would have to be wasted in locating a document when required. The on-site shredding companies ensure that they handle the complete responsibility of these documents that are to be discarded and leave no stone unturned in providing quality services to their clients. They keep track of the retention schedules that are provided by the company heads and are always on their toes with respect to the immediate and effectual destruction of the documents. Read more
Designed with organic/fluid details to give you the impression that elements are growing into each other, the Grow Watch has a look close to the muscle fibres underneath the wrist skin rather than a mechanical device that displays time. The idea comes from Andrea Morgante from Shiro Studio, while the watch is made at Seiko in Japan and branded by Alessi. Read more
This is the smaller brother of the fireplace simulator for your desktop. You can attach it to your keyring and use it to simulate firewood. It looks cool and you only have to blow over the wood to see the fire effects and hear the cracking sounds. Read more
The first things that need to be packed for a vacation are obvious – clothes, toiletries, money, travel documents, for example. But once they are safely stowed, there are a number of other items that can help to make a dream vacation even better. Be sure to find some luggage space for these small but useful items – they’ll enhance any trip, be it close to home or somewhere exotic.
Catch every magical moment of that dream vacation with a digital camera with video capabilities. Stunning high-resolution images and movies can be taken, stored and shared on a palm-sized camera, so every moment can be relived again and again. Read more