Computer viruses are an insidious problem that most technology users dread. The fact is, they can be present without the PC’s owner even knowing about it. Viruses cause problems like slow processing, inability to do certain tasks, and may even cause unfamiliar programs to appear. They can affect everything on your computer, from the saved files to the web browser preferences. It is important to deal with them as soon as possible, as their continued presence only causes more damage. This is a situation where getting the experts involved is your best bet. With the quick assistance of a mobile virus removal service, computer users can get back to work quickly and confidently.
Due to the prevalence of computers in today’s world, most people have an idea of what computer repair entails. For many of us, it means leaving our most important machines with someone we may not know, for an interminable amount of time, simply hoping that everything will turn out alright. However, many of us do not have the money or time to engage in such a lengthy affair. With computers being such a vital resource, many people cannot afford to be without them for an extended period. This is where mobile repair comes in. Finding nearby mobile computer repair in Los Angeles can be a snap, and your systems can be back in working order just as quickly. (more…)
Seeking to further expand its global reach, Google purchased satellite company Skybox Imaging for $500 million. While the immediate impact of the deal will be improvements to Google Maps and Google Earth, the hope is for the satellites to eventually aid in spreading the internet to parts of the world that have never had web access before, or whose connections have been knocked out by natural or man-made disasters.
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In the world of business, computers are only becoming more and more vital to keeping things running smoothly and efficiently. Whether they are used to process data on internal affairs or store information about customers, computers are an excellent tool. While keeping these systems up and running can help to ensure success, their breakage can spell disaster. However, the various costs of running a business can really add up, and computer maintenance adds significantly to these expenses. This is especially significant for small businesses. When faced with such a challenge, it is still possible to overcome it and find computer repair in Ventura County that is both effective and affordable. (more…)
With the rise of smartphones and tablets, the need for dedicated handheld gaming devices has gone down dramatically, leaving much less business for the PlayStation Vita and Nintendo 3DS. The Vita still has usefulness because of its cross-platform capabilities of the PS4, and the 3DS has churned out a couple fun titles such as Super Smash Bros. , but overall, neither of the devices were featured very much at E3 this past week.
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PlayStation 4 is currently leading the Xbox One in sales, and Sony released a number of titles at this year’s E3 that should help keep the system No. 1 in the eyes of gamers. LittleBigPlanet 3, The Order: 1886, Entwined and Helldivers are just some of the best games that will be available for PS4.
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It is estimated that cybercrime across the globe results in $400 billion in losses annually. While lower than the $1 trillion figure that McAfee claimed back in 2009, most estimates for damages in cybercrime range from $375 billion to $575 billion, which is more than the gross domestic product of most countries worldwide.
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There are a number of high-quality tablets now on the market, and each one offers a different combination of design, price and usage. The Apple iPad Air rates as the best traditional tablet, while the Asus Transformer Book T100TA offers a great compromise between a tablet and a laptop. For people searching for a tablet with a smaller screen, the Google Nexus 7 offers a perfect balance between cost and performance.
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Origin has released a new version of its EON 17-S gaming laptop, with the updated model featuring Intel’s best mobile CPU. While the performance of the PC is top-notch, its design is both bulky and delicate, making it a less than ideal laptop to travel with. Further, several other PC makers offer similarly performing custom gaming laptops, shrinking the gap between Origin and its competitors.
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