Windows

How To Prepare Your Laptop For A Case Of Theft

Laptops offer great freedom. You can get some work done while traveling, check emails and Skype with friends from the Café, and take digital notes while attending a conference. But all it takes is a moment of inattention, and someone else can take advantage of your laptop’s portability. The great risk that comes with all […]

Security

Fix Windows Update & Make It Less Annoying Without Compromising Security

Using Windows Update to deliver novel features could have been awesome, but then Microsoft got ahead of themselves. Again. In preparation for a rapid release cycle, Microsoft promised to deliver more than just security fixes with Windows Update. To reflect this change, they renamed the age old Patch Tuesday into Update Tuesday this past August. Unfortunately, […]

Internet

5 Websites To Keep Kids Busy & Happy

Sometimes you just have to get some work done, when all your child wants to do is play with you.  While playing with your kid should be your top priority, you can’t always neglect your work. Being a parent sure isn’t easy. I’ve had a colleague who sometimes had to bring her 3 year old […]

Internet

10 Funny Captchart Comics & What It Is All About

A CAPTCHA is a challenge-response test used online to make sure content is submitted by a human being. The acronym stands for ‘Completely Automated Public Turing test to tell Computers and Humans Apart’ and is also based on the word ‘capture’. CAPTCHArt is the visualization of the humorous associations arising from randomly created two word […]

Web Culture

How To Read And Interpret Body Language

Body language or nonverbal communication is a strong and often neglected form of communication. Although we instinctively use gestures to signal emotions, we are barely aware of it. Yet, we subconsciously react to these signals when we see them in others. Understanding body language and using that knowledge can give you a huge advantage over […]