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When information is stored on a cloud, it can be accessed by anyone with the correct passwords or security codes. Particularly if the stored information is sensitive, or being used for military applications, it is vital to take all the necessary precautions that safeguard against a threat or breech. This is why dual-use and controlled-use goods (such as IT equipment) undergo heavy inspection when they arrive at the border; they must be trusted to transmit a secure signal. For companies that resell this technology, shipping their equipment overseas can become an involved process. There are numerous documents that must be…

In the past ten years, smartphones have become ubiquitous, finding their way into just about everyone’s pocket; throw in work phones and people quickly start juggling multiple devices at once. Given the quick spread of smartphones and their usefulness for on-the-floor communication, many in warehouse management have been pushing for the industry to rely on them more and more for barcode scanning and inventory. However, given the tough environment of the warehouse, the move to smartphones isn’t in the best interest of a company’s bottom line. The equipment you use should be tailored to the environment on your warehouse floor…

“Nintendo Switch + Zelda” (CC BY 2.0) by LWYang The Nintendo Switch had quite a successful launch at the start of March, but discussion and debate about the system continues as more information becomes available regarding it. One interesting report in recent weeks suggested that games for the console will always be priced more expensively than those for rival systems like the Xbox or PlayStation. Production cost concerns According to Eurogamer, the cost of manufacturing the physical cartridges for the Switch is significantly higher than producing the same games in other formats, with the costs creeping even higher when a higher amount of…

Various tech innovations have really helped in making life easy and much better for many people. It has allowed for automation – which makes processes move faster, effective communication and simplification of routine activities that define everyday living. When it comes to mobile applications, things are reaching a point that nobody expected they would. So many people are relying on them so much that they cannot imagine a life without them. This is why people spend almost 90% of their time on the phone in various applications. Unlike in the past, there are now millions of apps that you can…

When you want to show people how to perform a certain task or use a particular app on your computer – what better way than by actually recording your computer screen? That way they can follow the actions that you perform step-by-step, and with a voiceover to guide them through the process it is more likely they’ll be able to mimic it. Odds are you’ve probably seen tutorials and instructional videos of this kind in the past, and if you are interested in knowing how to make a how to video then Movavi Screen Capture Studio would be the best…

Businesses today send and receive a lot of messages, some confidential, some inconsequential. Still, it’s important that you keep your messages safe from digital incursion. Hacked messages became a widely-discussed topic during the 2016 presidential election when a large number of DNC emails were leaked to WikiLeaks. Of course, this wasn’t the first time message exposure led to controversy. Hollywood experienced several high-profile leaks in recent history including the 2014 Sony hack and the infamous release of intimate images of famous celebrities the same year. Sure, government agencies and large corporations get hacked, but what about small businesses? Well it…

As someone that has been into console gaming forever, you never saw yourself getting immersed into the world of PC gaming. Until recently, that is. After an epic weekend spent hanging out at your new friend’s house playing League of Legends, you want to get in on it yourself. As such, you are now in the market for some awesome gaming monitors, but what should you be looking for in one? The infographic explains exactly what makes a gaming monitor amazing…