Important Abbreviations For Computer Terms

There are many useful abbreviations which may help you in future,it will also help you in your competitive exams: DO READ IT CAREFULLY: HTTP:Hypertext Transfer Protocol HTTPS:Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure IP:Internet Protocol URL:Uniform Resource Locator USB:Universal Serial Bus VIRUS:Vital Information Resource Under Sezied 3G:3rd Generation GSM:Global System For Mobile Communication CDMA:Code Division Multiple Access UMTS:Universal Mobile Telecommunication System SIM:Subscriber Identity Module AVI:Audio Video Interleave RTS:Real Time Streaming SIS:Symbian OS Installer File AMR:Adaptive Multi Rate Codec JAD:Java Application Descriptor JAR:Java Archive 3GPP:3rd Generation Partnership Project 3GP:3rd Generation Project MP3:MPEG Player 3 MP4:MPEG_4 video files AAC:Advanced Audio Coding GIF:Graphic Interchangeable Format BMP:Bitmap...

Are you a Student/Working professional or any possible techno-geek, here’s for your eyes !!!

A study earlier this year from the American Academy of Optometry found that working for just two hours on a laptop caused a significant increase in eye pain and vision problems. So even though 70% of people surveyed by the Vision Council refused to admit that their screen time might be messing with their eyes, those of us who spend 8-plus hour workdays in front of computers, or who catch up on our reading on tablets, or who are constantly checking our email on smartphones, have got to be feeling the strain. If you work under such conditions do keep...

How to create a self hosted (WordPress) blog?

[I was supposed to write this post 2 days back but because of my work and other schedules I could not write it. Now I am finally writing it] As in my earlier post I had mentioned about three simple ways of blogging. This was the third way. But in that post I made this way of creating a blog difficult rather than making it simple. So now I am hear to take you with the easy steps of creating a self hosted blog. A self hosted blog needs a domain name and  a web space to host your blog....

Three Simple Ways to Start a Blog

In my previous post about blogging (a long long back) I have tried to cover basics about blogging. Like what does it mean? Who is a blogger etc. Now in this post you will get a little more about blogging and most importantly three best and simple ways to start your blogging journey. Today’s post might not be interesting for bloggers who already have set up their blogs. But it would surely help people who want to start their journey as a blogger. I had already mentioned all three ways in the last blog about blogging around a year back...

How to optimize Battery Life of your laptop?

This remains a standard question of any laotop user once he completes an year or two with his laptop; How to optimize or improve battery life of my laptop? There are simple practices that you need to follow in case of any sort of battery you use, be it a laptop or your digital camera. And those simple practices are:  1) Never overcharge your battery: Always make sure, not to over charge your battery, once it is charged, remove charging. 2) Never let your battery completely die: Try not to let your battery go below 10% battery status, always charge...

Facebook IPO falls short of Expectations

I had posted about Facebook IPO as I had expected a lot from it. But it din’t go the way Facebook and Facebook lovers expected it to go. Here is the complete story that Yahoo shared:  SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – The historic initial public offering of Facebook Inc did not go as planned on Friday, as the social networking company’s sky-high valuation combined with trading glitches left the stock languishing near its offering price at the market close. Facebook shares, which opened up 11 percent, closed at $38.23 after a nail-biting last half hour of trading when the shares dipped...

Blogging Simplified

You might find so many stuff online talking about blogging and blogs. I would sum up a few important things (that I feel important) in my first post about blogging. So let’s start with the definition of the blog. What is a Blog? A blog is actually an acronym of the term “web log”. And as we know a log is a diary or directory maintained about important things, and that appear according to date and time. So a blog is simply important posts coming daily or weekly depends on you, in chronological order.  In simple words; it is a...

Stay Hungry Stay Foolish – Steve Jobs is NO MORE

Steve Jobs (1955-2011)  – the founder of Apple Inc has died today. The front page of Apple is displaying a picture of Steve and a next page gives a tribute to him http://www.apple.com/stevejobs. Steve Jobs 1955-2011 Apple has lost a visionary and creative genius, and the world has lost an amazing human being. Those of us who’ve been fortunate enough to know and work with Steve lost a dear friend and inspiring mentor. Steve leaves behind a company that only he could have built, and his spirit will forever be the foundation of Apple. If you would like to share...

Some little known facts about Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs belongs to the league of famous college drop-outs that include Bill Gates ( Microsoft), Larry Ellison ( Oracle), Michael Dell (Dell) and Richard Branson (Virgin group).    Jobs, whose personal wealth is about $9 billion, in early years survived on money he got from selling coke bottles and weekly free meals at Hare Krishna temple in Oregon.  Jobs traveled to India in search of spiritual enlightenment and took to Buddhism, shaved his head and wore Indian cloths. Worked with HP in Palo Alto in California where he met Steve Wozniak, with whom he founded Apple Publishing house Simon...