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Basic - Enable or Disable Network Discovery Windows 7

No sound in Windows

Problem No sound in Windows Solution First thing to do is a physical check of the equipment. Numerous sound issues are brought on by equipment that isn’t situated up appropriately. This step spreads checking your...

Microsoft Back On It's A-Game

Microsoft Back On It’s A-Game

Gone are the days when Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer ridiculed Linux or called it a disease. Alternately when Ballmer chuckled at the iPhone. On the other hand when Ballmer rejected Android was so...

Pinterest's New Developer Platform

Pinterest’s New Developer Platform

Pinterest says that developers who integrate Pinterest sign-in will soon be able to offer users a personalized, curated experience based on what boards and Pins they have.Extending Pinterest’s platform to all third-parties is a smart move...

Microsoft's Far-out Vision

Microsoft’s Far-out Vision

June last year in the basement of the Microsoft visitor center in Redmond, Wash., Todd Holmdahl, a Microsoft hardware guru, and others walked Satya Nadella, their new head chief executive, through a demonstration of a...

New Kid On The Block Alienware 17

New Kid On The Block Alienware 17

Presently Alienware is getting in on the contracting note pad race this year in presenting another, thinned down form of its 17-inch gaming tablet. Measuring in at 1.35 inches thick, its perceptibly more slender...

What is a Raspberry PI

What is a Raspberry PI

What is a Raspberry PI? The Raspberry Pi is a low cost credit card size PC that you can attachment to a PC screen or TV, and uses a standard keyboard and mouse. The...

FileZilla Free FTP

FileZilla Free FTP

FileZilla free FTP client is a fast and reliable cross-platform FTP, FTPS and SFTP client with lots of useful features and an intuitive graphical user interface. Among others, the features of FileZilla include the...

VLC Media player

VLC Media player

VLC Media player is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player that just works. The VLC Media player plays most multimedia files as well as DVDs, Audio CDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols....

TV for human beings

TV for human beings

Introducing Ubuntu TV, a TV for human beings with everything you want in a TV.  Ubuntu TV offers everything from broadcast and web streaming to PVR and personal cloud. Millions of movies and TV...

Meet the first family robot Jibo

Meet the first family robot Jibo

Meet the first family robot Jibo. Jibo was founded by Cynthia Breazeal, a pioneer of Social Robotics and MIT Professor.  Jibo raised funds through IndieGoGo.com and is one of the Top 5 most funded...

A great free OS alternative to Windows is definitely Ubuntu Desktop. Ubuntu's easy interface is quick, secure and with a huge number of applications to browse — for all that you need to do, Ubuntu has everything you need from an OS. Ubuntu is an African word signifying 'humankind to others'. It also means ‘I am what I am because of who we all are’. The Ubuntu operating system brings the spirit of Ubuntu to the world of computers. Ubuntu brings all that you need to run your association, school, home or business. All the applications like office, programs, email and media applications come pre installed. Thousands more applications are available to download free of charge. Make documents spreadsheets and presentations on Ubuntu with LibreOffice. Libre Office is the open source alternative that will do exactly the same as Microsoft Office. With Libre Office you can open and alter records like Word reports, Excel spreadsheets and PowerPoint presentations and offer them with different clients rapidly and effectively. You can likewise utilize Google docs easily from your desktop. Ubuntu accompanies Thunderbird, Mozilla's well known email application, so you'll have quick desktop access to your email. Regardless of which email administrations you utilize; Microsoft Exchange, Gmail, Hotmail, pop or imap, email just works. With a built in firewall and virus software you dont need to spend money on any additional software. Ubuntu is amongst the most secure working frameworks around. Ubuntu has always been free and will always be free to download, use and share. The Long Term Support (LTS) rendition of the Ubuntu OS for desktop PCs and portable workstations, comes with a five years of security and support on Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS. Find out more about Ubuntu Desktop visit http://www.ubuntu.com/ Free OS alternative to Windows

Free OS alternative to Windows

A great free OS alternative to Windows is definitely Ubuntu Desktop. Ubuntu’s easy interface is quick, secure and with a huge number of applications to browse — for all that you need to do, Ubuntu...

Humanoid robots from Hanson Robotics

Humanoid robots from Hanson Robotics

Hanson Robotics creates and fabricates humanlike robots.  Hanson robots incorporate the world’s first expressive biped robot, Albert-Hubo. A hyper-realistic Einstein robot at the University of California, San Diego learned to smile and make facial...