Viruses and spyware usually show up on your computer one of two
Either they invade your system with a frontal assault like the
Huns attacking the Romans, or they sneak in a back door like a
Either way, once a virus or piece of spyware gets on your
system, getting it off can rate harder than curing a severe case
of trench foot!
Viruses, malicious programs designed to disrupt normal
computing, and spyware, programs intended to literally "spy" on
your activities, can enter ...Read the rest of this entry »
IMPLEMENTATION OF ASP (APPLICATION SERVICES PROVISION) Beyond
the old computer application share application become a new way
of communication in information technology. ASP (Application
Service Provision) has a concept of since it first come in
1990's. Actually like the idea came from Bill Davidow. He saw
that, "Hi-tech development and changes at a fast rate are moving
towards convergence of the software, information, technology
carriers and computer engineering. As a result the ...Read the rest of this entry »
The title of â€•software engineerâ€ť has got to be among the most
highly abused in the corporate high-tech world. Itâ€™s also one of
the most popular.
And why not? It sounds a lot better than â€•computer programmer,â€ť
and it looks much better on oneâ€™s business card. Unfortunately,
itâ€™s often inaccurate. Engineering is, after all, the
application of sound technical principles to develop systems
that are robust, efficient and elegant. Iâ€™ve found that a great
many software ...Read the rest of this entry »
San Jose, CA November 16, 2004 â€“- HPC Systems, Inc. announces
the availability of the A5220HS Server, the industryâ€™s first 8
Processor AMD Opteronâ„˘ based Server utilizing HTX-PROâ„˘
technology by Iwill USA Corporation. This technology allows the
AMD64 Direct Connect Architecture to achieve its full potential,
providing infinite possibilities in customization and
unparalleled bandwidth access in I/O intensive applications.
The A5220HS leverages the AMD64 Direct Connect ...Read the rest of this entry »
High-speed Internet access via Cable Modem and DSL has made
multi-media web browsing possible. I can remember when
downloading the simplest of games could take an hour or more via
a dial-up connection, and putting photos on a web page was taboo
because even small thumbnail images took too long to load. These
days itâ€™s not uncommon for folks to have hundreds of music
files, movie clips, & games on their hard-drive. Itâ€™s easy to
fill up a 30-gigabyte drive because a song file can take only ...Read the rest of this entry »
If you have used a Windows machine for a while, whether it's
Windows XP, Windows 2000, or Windows 98, you're sure to have
noticed desktop icons appearing from out of nowhere. How can
icons mysteriously emerge on your Windows desktop?
1. When you buy a computer, many vendors place icons to selected
products and services on your desktop, such as links to
high-speed Internet Service Providers (ISPs) or add-on services
vendors think you may need.
2. As you install software on your Windows machine, ...Read the rest of this entry »
Which Notebook Computer Has Your Name On It? By Titus Hoskins
Notebook Computers Are Sexy!
Granted, the notebook computer may just be the sexiest accessory
this side of a Baywatch Extra! But are they worth the extra
money? Should your next PC be a notebook or laptop computer?
What are the pros and cons of owning a notebook computer? More
importantly, can they get the job done?
There's no denying it -- notebook computers are sexy! Slim,
svelte and lightweight; they always come across as looking ...Read the rest of this entry »
GAMBLING has always been considered a vice. Most of us are brought up to a culture which describes gambling as a bad habit. It has likewise been something the Catholic Church has been consistently against with. According to the Catholic Church, gambling is evil, as it causes family break-ups, bankruptcy and immorality. Ironically, gambling is something that canâ€™t be taken away from our culture. What is Gambling Gambling, as defined in the Wikipedia, is money wagering. It has no guaranteed ...Read the rest of this entry »
When you think of software and personal computers (PCs), you
The global software giant dominates the PC market in both
penetration and pocketbook.
It seems you can't go a single day without seeing at least one
news story and several advertisements for Microsoft or a
But that doesn't mean Microsoft dominates in every corner of the
market; in fact, as the software behemoth gets bigger, numerous
niche software offerings spring up to fill in the gaps left ...Read the rest of this entry »
Database terminology is almost as slippery as the term
"object-oriented programming". The word database can be used to
describe everything from a single set of data, such a telephone
list, to a complex set of tools, such as MySQL Server, and a
whole lot in between.
Although relational databases don't have real-world analogies,
most are intended to model some aspect of the real world. I'll
call that bit of the real world the problem space. The problem
space, by its nature, is messy and complex- ...Read the rest of this entry »