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Wireless Security #2

Last week we spoke about the need for Wireless Network security and we follow on this week by covering the different standards available. To set up or alter your wireless security settings you will require the manual for your router as the configuration process varies from manufacturer to manufacturer. This should have been provided in [...]

HDTV

In the news this week I read that freeview television has just overtaken Sky when it comes to the number of subscribers in the UK. This isn’t exactly shocking news considering many new TV’s now come with freeview boxes installed,but it did get me thinking about where things were heading.

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Plasma vs. LCD

Just recently I heard the news that the key makers of Plasma TV’s have banded together to fight the rising popularity of LCD TV’s. It is fairly unprecedented move but understandable when you consider that LCD has taken over the market for TV’s smaller than 40inches and are now starting to encroach on the market [...]

YouTube

The popular video hosting site YouTube.com has hit the headlines several times recently for all the wrong reasons so I thought I’d draw focus back to the real reasons this website is always on my favourites list. YouTube was founded back in February 2005 by three early employees of PayPal and has already grown to [...]

Internet Archive

The Internet is an ever changing medium and this is of course one of the primary reasons for its huge popularity -Websites can be radically altered at the drop of a hat for a complete redesign or simply to include new or revised information. Whilst no one can argue that this is a predominantly [...]

RSS Feeds

As you are no doubt aware the Internet is a huge place and with billions of pages at your disposal it can sometimes be a little tricky keeping up to date with the information that you require. Luckily a technology known as RSS (Really Simple Syndication) makes it easy to have the latest news and [...]

Blogging

One of the best (and some could argue worse) things about the Internet is that literally any user can have their say on absolutely anything they want. It has never been easier for the common man on the street to broadcast his viewpoint to such a large audience and one of the technologies helping with [...]

Music converter

Being quite fond of both music and driving I went out last year and bought myself a shiny CD player for my car which could read CD’s crammed full of MP3’s. This meant that rather than reading the CD in the usual way,the player was able to read compressed MP3’s that I’d put onto [...]

Online Food Shopping

Online food shopping has been gradually growing in popularity for the last couple of years;something I have yet to fully understand for a number of reasons. In my opinion,if you were going to go shopping then personally I think it would be a [...]