Personal Technology Information

Personal Technology Information

Are You Putting Off Productivity?

I recently took a good look at what was keeping me from accomplishing what I needed to do. After all, I had my goals.

Protect Your PC from Viruses, Worms & Trojans

Each of the items in the checklist below is part of a broad and easy to implement security policy.Install all windows critical updates for your operating system from the Microsoft Update site - it's free! All that's required to keep your Microsoft operating system up to date is an Internet connection.

Windows Task Manager in English

You use Ctrl+Alt+Del to see what's running on your PC, to close crashed programs and processes, and to check performance. You probably avoid a few processes whose names mean nothing to you, but they're essential to Windows.

How To Search Your PC With Google Desktop

In this era of Internet, most people are frequent users of computers. Many of us use computers through out the day, accumulating morasses of information in various formats, which include email, digital photo, word document, spreadsheet, presentation file, ebook, article, other downloaded files, music, visited web pages, and many others.

A Peek Into the Near Future of Electronics Technology

How long do you think DVDs have around? 20 years? 10 years? Actually, they have only been around for about seven years, but it seems like they have been around much longer. Many of us can hardly remember life before DVDs.

Toshiba Wins Hollywood Support for the HD DVD format

What led them to this choice, as all four studios stated separately, is better performance for the price and copyright protection.The other standard in competition, the Blu-ray disc, unconditionally backed by Sony Pictures Entertainment, is also counting on support from Metro Goldwyn Mayer and Twentieth Century Fox (the latter has recently joined the Blu-Ray Disc Association Board).

The Many Benefits of Owning a DVR

Has This Ever Happened To You? OK..

Buying a Home Theater Receiver

Buying a receiver is one of the most important decisions you're going to have to make when building your home theater. The receiver has a number of functions including; connecting and switching audio sources; connecting and switching video sources; decoding surround sound formats; amplifying an audio signal and sending it to your speakers; tuning in to radio stations; and acting as the interface between you and your home theater.

Passwords and the Human Factor

Passwords have a strange dual nature. The stronger and safer the password the more likely it will be undermined by human weakness.

Looking For an MP3 Player?

If you don't have an mp3 player, and even if you do, you should check out all the new stuff that's going on. I'm hoping this article will give you some idea of what kind of mp3 player you want and some tips on what to look for in an mp3 player.

Computer Geeks and Garden Gnomes

First and foremost before I begin my ranting it is worth mentioning that there are many very helpful and considerate people out there in the cyber wilderness who devote much of their time to providing open source and free scripts of all variations from PHP, CGI and Java to name but a few. They provide dedicated support, do not insist on payment, and spend much of their free time helping you avoid having to part with your hard earned cash to get free programs and scripts up and running on your websites.

How To Safeguard Your Computer?

The following practice, if done regularly, may help you to safeguard your computer to some extent.1.

Password Nightmares

Good Morning Mr. Sampson.

Are You Well Protected?

Winter?the official start of the cold and flu season. Though, technically speaking, things got started a little early.

Basic Problem in a PC

I have a p3 500MHz PC with 128MB RAM, 10.2 GB HDD Sony CD ROM 48x with window ME edition operating system.

More Articles from Personal Technology Information:
2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16

Computers and Technology:Personal Tech Articles from
05/25/2018 02:38 PM
The Differences Between Connected Security Cameras and Local Storage Security Cameras
Home security is becoming much more affordable for the average person, but now the market is flooded with options. This article covers the advantages and disadvantages of connected security cameras and local storage security cameras.
05/25/2018 10:22 AM
I Forgot My Windows 7 Password! How Do I Get Back In?
So you forgot your Windows 7 password? Hey, it happens. We're supposed to make very complicated passwords so they're difficult to guess, but sometimes we make them so complicated that we forget them ourselves.
05/24/2018 03:55 PM
How to Map Social Networks
Mapping starts with the larger concept of theory. Under this theory, you map social networks through the use of nodes and ties. A node is a single point on the network, either an individual or a group, such as a business.
05/24/2018 03:53 PM
Network Implementation
The UNIX operating systems are built around the TCP/IP protocols, and while all have certain similarities, they vary greatly in their capabilities. This is due to the variations in the additional software included with the operating system and the commercial (or non-commercial) nature of the various products. Some UNIX variants are commercial products marketed by large software companies, such as Hewlett Packard, Sun Microsystems, and IBM. Others are developed and maintained as part of the open source movement, in which volunteer programmers work on the software in their spare time, usually communicating with their colleagues over the Internet, and freely releasing their work to the public domain. There are many different UNIX operating systems that you can download from the Internet free of charge, such as FreeBSD, NetBSD, and various forms of Linux.
05/22/2018 12:10 PM
LCD Display Vs AMOLED Display - Which One Is Better?
There are so many displays manufacturers are using nowadays, LED, LCD, OLED, AMOLED. What is the difference between these displays and which one is better?
05/11/2018 02:37 PM
How To: Partition a USB Flash Drive in Windows
Using Windows 10, you can partition a USB flash drive into multiple partitions. The process is not difficult, you simply follow some easy steps. This tutorial will partition the drive so that your device is assigned multiple drive letters when connected to the computer.
05/09/2018 09:24 AM
Runtime Error 482 Windows 10 (Printer Error) - Steps To Resolve
Runtime Error 482 shows when you try and print in Windows XP, Vista, 7 or 10. The error is caused by the "Printform" feature of Windows, which basically works as a means to manage the underlying printing preferences on your system. If you're seeing the error either when you try to print to PDF, or when you try and print to your printer - it means that *either* your system's core files are corrupted, or you have compatibility issues (potentially caused by drivers) on your system.
05/09/2018 09:21 AM
How To Fix "Runtime Error 424 'Object Required'" - VBA (Excel)
Runtime Error 424 is caused by "Visual Basic" (VBA if you're using office) - and basically means that your code is referencing an object that doesn't exist. The object can either be a variable or dependency (library) which hasn't been called. To resolve the issue, you need to ensure you've declared all the extra variables etc that the code may require to run.
05/09/2018 09:16 AM
Windows 10 1803 "Spring Creators" Update - How To Fix 0x800f081e Errors
With the release of the "Spring Creators" update on April 30th 2018, Windows 10 was upgraded again by the Redmond behemoth. Unfortunately, a number of users have experienced the 0x800f0081e error (stands for "CBS_E_NOT_APPLICABLE"). If you have this error, the steps outlined in this tutorial should resolve it.
05/01/2018 12:24 PM
Time to Check Out The Fitbit Versa
The selection of smart watches continues to grow. For those wishing to improve their fitness tracking or simply monitor emails, you can find a smart watch for nearly every wrist and budget. The latest entry in this category is the Fitbit Versa.
04/27/2018 09:02 AM
3 Ways to Fix 'This Device Cannot Start (Code 10)' in Windows 10
"This Device Cannot Start. (Code 10)" error means that your system is unable to communicate with certain pieces of hardware. Whilst this may often be a hardware issue, the likely problem is an issue within Windows itself. This tutorial examines how to fix it.
04/27/2018 08:03 AM
The Needs for Maintenance Increases With Technological Advancement
The needs for maintenance increases with technological advancement in production facilities, in order to achieve sustained and increased production level, rigid production schedules, increase machine utilization and market competitiveness. Maintenance is a key process of production activity, the lack of which would result in damages that would be costly in terms of repairs and time frame.
04/26/2018 09:09 AM
0Xc0000076 Error in Windows 10
0Xc0000076 errors often show when you try and load the likes of Photoshop or other "resource intensive" applications (including the likes of games). The error typically prevents the application from loading, citing some sort of error with Windows. The problem is mainly due to a lack of particular VC++ libraries on the system. This article explains how to fix it.
04/26/2018 09:08 AM
0X8007274c Error Fix for Windows 10
0x8007274c errors show in Windows 10 when your system cannot connect to an IMAP server through the "Mail" app. This error is typical for anyone looking to connect to a "custom" email server - and is often the result of "svchost.exe" being blocked either by a security application or a conflict inside Windows. The solution is to ensure that you're using the right credentials, and then that you're able to run the software that's required.
04/25/2018 07:53 AM
So Many Apps, So Many Ways To Track Everything You Do, Say, Think, Read, Watch Or Buy
Or rent, borrow, steal, consider, shop for, plan, or whom you love, hate, or admire. They'll know your dreams, passions, hobbies, politics, and then AI or artificial intelligence will classify you as good, bad, valuable, or worthless to the system. In the last case, you won't be needed or wanted by the growing state, authority, powers-that-be, and global control. Think it won't happen? Really... well, I've got news for you it's already happening here at home, and while it is much more obvious in China as it is out in the open and openly stated by their Communist Government, we really are not that far behind. Let's talk shall we?
04/23/2018 09:50 AM
How To Start Avira Antivirus Service When It Doesn't Respond To Clicks Or Attempts To Open
If you've made the switch to Avira antivirus, it's actually quite a common problem for its service to not load up on Windows. This doesn't mean the application isn't running, it's just that it will not show on your screen. To fix it, you need to disable the Avira service an then re-enable it.
04/05/2018 12:32 PM
Why Choose Branded Smartwatches For You Online?
You have to make sure of choosing the best online store for branded smartwatches. This would definitely help to find the ultimate quality one.
04/04/2018 12:51 PM
New Apple iPad Promises to Be a Learning Experience
Apple has launched its new 9.7 inch iPad. Strongly focused on the educational market, the newly updated device is now available at Apple stores and is being shipped to schools.
04/04/2018 09:39 AM
SGM's Digital Commonplace - Commodity Tracking System Overview
SGM's Digital Commonplace introduced the idea of a "systemic" infrastructure, allowing users to build up many different areas of their lives at the same time without having to worry about different implementations. The functionality revolutionized the underlying way in which most people considered their opportunities, leading to a flourishing of new ideas and underlying functionality. One of the core features of this renaissance was what would become the "commodity tracker" - the idea that you can attribute a quantitative value to people, products and trends. This gives people the opportunity to make substantive progress, regardless of who they are.
04/04/2018 09:29 AM
Best SSD's In 2018 - Samsung, Crucial, Kingston, HyperX, WesternDigital, Intel, and Toshiba
SSD's are now being adopted at scale; the price difference to "normal" hard drives is almost unnoticeable and the reliability / "speed" benefits afforded by the new technology is by far and away worth the money you'd pay for one. With most people suggesting they bring a "new lease of life" to the myriad of older systems, buying an SSD is certainly recommended in 2018. The question is... which one is worth buying?
04/04/2018 09:28 AM
SGM's Digital Commonplace - Marvel Of Modern Engineering
SGM's Digital Commonplace is the first tool in history to give individual people the opportunity to create systems with massive scope. Its integration with the Internet, and massive back-end infrastructure, have made it one of the ONLY tools in history to provide users with a direct method through which to consider the different elements governing their growth. It is not only one of the most important pieces of software ever created, but potentially one of the most beneficial.
04/03/2018 09:44 AM
How To Use Rufus To Create A Bootable USB Drive
If you've ever wanted to create a bootable USB drive, Rufus is the tool. Not only is it freely distributed, it's one of the most reliable and effective system for helping you get ISO files onto bootable USB drives. If you want to know how it works, this tutorial is going to explain.
03/27/2018 09:12 AM
Epson Stylus Color 880 Windows 10 (1709) - How To Get It Working
If you've just updated to 1709, and are using the "Epson Stylus Color 880" printer, you may discover that you don't have the files or settings required to get the printer working. Most particularly, the driver will refuse to install - leaving the system with a printer that basically doesn't function at all (it will appear at "USB Printer"). The fix for this, you need to be able to get the correct driver installed properly. This tutorial explains how.
03/27/2018 09:11 AM
FINALLY - How To Install Windows 10 1709 "Fall Creator's Update" On Older Hardware Systems
If you have an older PC and are looking to get the newest version of Windows 10 installed (1709), it may be the case that the hardware you're using will either be incompatible or have other issues that will prevent the update from installing. This is a common problem, which until now doesn't really have any underlying fix. Fortunately, there is a relatively simple way to get it working again.
03/26/2018 09:50 AM
VPS Management Software
If you're looking at new technologies to take advantage of, "cloud" VPS services are one of them. These have been around for several years now, spearheaded by the relentless AWS (Amazon Web Services). Now, a number of services have been created to bring these services to the masses, namely in the form of the likes of DigitalOcean and Vultr etc. To this end, if you want to get the most out of these services - this tutorial should give you some insights.
03/22/2018 10:46 AM
26 Items You Would Have to Carry Around to REPLACE Your Smartphone
Most can't live without one, while very few see them as a curse of modern life. But whatever your view of smartphones, without one in your pocket you would have to lug around the equivalent of 26 separate items. Smartphone technology replaces the need to carry a map, a camera, and a host of other essentials.
03/16/2018 09:40 AM
'Procedure Entry Point SteamController Could Not Be Located in STEAM_API DLL' Fix in Windows 7/8/10
Steam_API.dll errors show when you try and play Steam-integrated games. The error is caused by the DLL being missing, outdated or damaged. To fix the error, you can use the steps outlined in this tutorial.
03/16/2018 09:36 AM
VPSDeploy - VPS Deployment Software For Web Based Applications
VPSDeploy is a new type of service designed to provide "deployment" solutions for developers & businesses who wish to utilize the "cloud" VPS infrastructure available for a relatively low cost. The service was released in 2018 to much fanfare and is now considered as one of the leading build & deploy services for a variety of web-based frameworks, including the likes of Ruby on Rails, Django and more. This tutorial looks at how the system works.
03/16/2018 09:17 AM
DCOM Error 10016 Fix For Windows 7, 8 and 10
If you're experiencing the DCOM 10016 error with Windows 7, 8 or 10 - you'll need to fix several underlying settings within Windows itself. This tutorial explains how.
03/16/2018 09:11 AM
VPSDeploy - How "Endpoint Management" Works
With a need for effective "deployment" protocols for the new wave of "cloud" VPS providers, the VPSDeploy platform was created to be as effective a mechanism to solving this problem as possible. In this article, we discover the importance of the "Endpoint Management" engine integrated into the service, and how it can revolutionize application development moving forward.
03/14/2018 10:30 AM
Cool Smartphone Gadgets
There are many gadgets out there today. However, here are some that you cannot miss if you are really into tech and/or smartphones!
03/12/2018 09:04 AM
Windows 10 1709 Update 0x80080008 Error - How To Install Update 1709 For Windows 10 Without Errors
Despite the fall Creators' update being released mid last year (2017), it's apparent that many people have experienced a significant set of problems in trying to get it installed. Whilst typically due to older hardware, the issues besetting Windows 10 systems looking to complete the upgrade are more than just cosmetic. This could cause major issues for people who have discovered their system is unable to run the update - both in terms of potential security flaws and with incompatibility of software. This tutorial examines the common causes of the 1709 update being unable to be applied, and should determine exactly what you can do to fix it completely.
03/08/2018 02:48 PM
How Has Technology Changed Our Lives?
The modern technology has completely changed the life of human beings. It has made innumerable ways for us to live a different and unique life. Similarly, technology has mapped it uniqueness in every department of the human life. Therefore, we are totally relying on the modern technological world such our education, health, communication, business, etc all dependent on it.
02/25/2018 10:10 AM
Why I Love Technology
While some people shun rampant technology, others find it interesting and useful. I was always impressed with what could be achieved with technology and this is an overview of how I moved from computers to SMART phones and watches.
02/22/2018 10:20 AM
Understanding Your Laptop
A few tips for the newbie Laptop user. How to make sure you are treating your product right and how to have a smooth transition. Making the most out of your electronic investment.
02/05/2018 04:21 PM
The Best E-Reader: 9 Key Differences
The best e-readers come with a number of practical and useful features. This article looks at some of the key features that are included in the best e-reader.
02/01/2018 11:43 AM
Protecting Yourself From Fake Technical Support "Technicians"
This article covers fake technical support "technicians" that are in fact scammers attempting to gather personal banking information. Included are their methods and recommendations on avoiding them.
01/31/2018 04:17 PM
Can Apple Reinvent Home Music With HomePod?
Apple believes music begins at home. It's why they are launching the HomePod, to bring you a new musical experience right in your living room or, for that matter, any space you want it. HomePod will be available in early February.
01/31/2018 02:13 PM
Hacked Computer Recovery
Computer invaded by hackers, malware, key-loggers, rat droppings everywhere. Then the machine started to die. Been there, fixed that, and you can fix your machine, too. Read how to, here.
01/30/2018 08:06 AM
iPad Rental To Empower The Digital Learning For Education
iPads are always served as the most versatile devices in hand which are specifically designed and deployed for academic institutions which would conduct course curriculum sessions in the most dynamic ways which are always been very innovative and at the same time intuitive as well. iPads have changed the facets of collaborative learning.
01/29/2018 08:05 AM
The Laptop Rental Becomes A Viable Sense To Users For Certain Specifications
In today's fast evolving digital world, the laptops have become quite handy in reference to its functionalities as the internet wi-fi hot spots are continuously growing manifold across the landscape; the laptops have become the instrument which comes in use for a user whether he is at the airport, or a hotel room or a restaurant. In fact, the laptops as a versatile gadget have completely revolutionized for a user to carry on with his business fantastically well and these gadgets have shown a way towards having the most robust communication tool to conduct business.
01/25/2018 11:29 AM
The Dash Pro & iTranslate
Technology that can improve how everyone around the world communicates- iTranslate. This can open up language barriers while traveling and communicating.
01/25/2018 09:35 AM
5 Reasons to Use a Professional VHS to DVD Service
There are so many people who're relying on the professional VHS to DVD service to cherish their memories of wedding, graduation, anniversary and other occasions. It's good to hire a pro for VHS to DVD transfer than becoming a DIYer which isn't advisable.
01/22/2018 03:29 PM
Computer Sixth Generation
The period of Sixth generation is 2000-till date. In the Sixth generation, ULSI technology became UULSI (Ultra2 Large Scale Integration) technology, resulting in the production of microprocessor chips having ten million electronic components.
01/05/2018 11:25 AM
Microsoft Word Time Saver: Memorize Repeated Text to Use Again and Again
Do you find yourself re-typing the same paragraphs or specially formatted text in your documents on a regular basis? Or maybe you have tried to solve that issue by opening previous documents to copy and paste text to your new document. No need to do that when you can "memorize" text passages with Microsoft Word Quick Parts.
01/03/2018 02:53 PM
Google Chrome - "Missing File Error - Unable to Find Locale Data Files - Please Reinstall"
Google Chrome is one of the most popular web browsers in the world, used by 100,000,000's of users every day. Unfortunately, there a number of common errors caused by this program which can be tricky to fix. The "Missing File Error" is such an error, and this tutorial is going to show how to fix it for good.
12/30/2017 07:14 AM
App Development Facts You Need To Be More Careful About in 2018
This article throws some light on the quintessential tips that appreneurs need to keep in mind in the coming year. Nothing seems constant in this fast-paced apps development world.
12/29/2017 08:12 AM
The Most Anticipated Trends in the Mobile Apps Space in 2018
This article unleashes some of the evolutionary trends that are to come up in mobile apps development in the year 2018. Apps industry has been an inevitable area of innovation with modern technologies and advanced approaches coming up everyday to help businesses stay in the game.
12/26/2017 11:47 AM
The Trouble With Sophia
So, we now have a smartbed, much like a smartphone, a bit of artificial intelligence one can sleep on, that will read you mind and answer to your every whim before you even realize you have a whim. No more actually having to reason or act under your own volition, now you can just passively lay upon your mind reading bed. I've surrendered all to the march of alleged progress, but I do often wonder why we don't take it all the way?
12/12/2017 12:13 PM
How To Watch Netflix In China
Netflix is home to so many blockbuster hits that it is impossible to imagine a life without it. Though that is true, Netflix has been facing considerable difficulty in penetrating into the Chinese market - with such strict censorship on what can be shown, and with competition from local streaming websites.

home | site map |