Web hosting guide for beginners

September 30, 2010  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Web Hosting

Have you every wondered how your best friend created his fancy website through which he draws massive number of views and hits? Are you jealous of the fact that he has been attracting a lot of girls with the help of his site? Well, you aren’t too far away. Web hosting is as simple as making tea.

There are certain simple procedures you must follow in order to create a framework for your website. The designing, styling, wording and content are all add-ons to it and can be done easily through minor twists and turns. There are several such guides available in the market these days which can give you detailed understanding through words and visuals.

Creating a website is no more a tough job. Buy a domain and implement the rules and you are all set to create something as mesmerizing as your friends. You can keep bragging about the girls who have now posted on your guest book.

Various sorts of printers available

September 26, 2010  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Printers

The uses of printers vary distinctively and different types of printers are meant for different sorts of purposes. Thus, in order to pick the perfect printer for your home or work place, it becomes pretty essential for you to have a basic knowledge on the types of printers available. There are primarily six different types of printers available in the market namely Inkjet Printers, Photo Printers, Laser Printers, Dot Matrix Printers, Wide Format Printers and Multifunction Printers.

The first sort i.e. the inkjet ones gives you pretty decent quality outcomes and are fairly priced too. Thus, these can be a good choice if you pick one from a branded source. The second sort is required only to print high quality photos and is mostly used by professional photographers. The laser printers are a bit on the pricey side but in terms of quality they are pretty much similar to the inkjets one.

The next one that is the Dot Matrix ones are mostly used for industrial purposes and uses old technology. The wide format printers are the most expensive of the sort and are pretty similar to the photo printers. They are used to print high quality large pictures. The final variant is the multifunctional printer which besides printing, can also be used as a fax machine and a scanner.

Charging options for iPods

September 22, 2010  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Gadgets

Of late, iPods have become a must have gadget which almost every music lover carries in their pockets. But the problem arises when the battery runs out. So in order to keep you favourite track on all the time, purchasing an iPod charger is quite important. Lots of options among iPod chargers are available in the market for you to pick from. Go for the one that is convenient enough for you.

Now, if you have an inclination towards going green, solar powered chargers are perfect pick for you. These use solar energy to get charged by it and thereafter charge your gadget. Quite perfect for those who travel frequently, these iPod chargers can be used anywhere and everywhere. The next option is the most common one i.e. the wall outlet charger. To use this all you need is a wall electrical outlet to connect your charger to.

Nowadays thanks to the in car charging option, carrying a charger is also no longer important. Thus with ample charging options now available to you keep that foot tapping to your favourite number.

What to Look For While Purchasing a Digital Camera

September 18, 2010  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Digital Cameras

Digital cameras are a boon when it comes to the flexibility it offers you in terms of features and most importantly the option to just go on clicking pictures without worrying about the lack of memory! Do you plan to buy one soon? If yes, then there are a number of things that you must consider.

What is your main purpose in buying the camera? Is it for professional or competitive purposes? Do you plan to pursue photography as a hobby or is it for capturing moments whenever you feel like. If quality is the major concern, then go for a camera with a high resolution, a good flash and ample choice in its additional features. If it is just there to capture any exceptional or plain happy moment of your life, go for one with loads of space in its memory card.

It is a trade-off between features and space if you have budget constraints, if not then why bother, ask the shop to give you the best they have. Never ever go for the very cheap ones though.

Basic difference between point and shoot and DSLRs

September 14, 2010  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Gadgets

Whenever you go to buy any kind of gadget, you are often confused by the choice that the variety has always offered you. This applies for any kind of gadget, including the camera. Right now, if you go to the store to get a new camera then you in all probability would be confused between the choices of a point and shoot model and a DSLR or a Digital Single-Lens Reflex. The DSLR is the current raze with its super fast lenses and the mega pixels that it offers.

However, should you really choose a DSLR or point and shoot camera? That depends on what kind of photography you indulge into. On of the basic feature hat separates the DSLR from the point and shoot type is the shutter lag. This implies that when you are taking a shot it takes the point and shoot camera around half a second to focus. The DSLR is pretty quick and therefore if you take pictures of moving objects regularly then you need a DSLR.

How to fix corrupted data on a memory card

September 11, 2010  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Gadgets

A memory card is a device which is used to store large number of files. They can be pictures, songs, videos, etc. having a memory card saves a lot of space in a mobile phone and it becomes an integral part of it. You can store all your favourite pictures, songs, etc in your memory card. So it gets really frustrating when your memory card data becomes inaccessible.

Some times your memory card stops working and you get an error message called-“corrupted data”. These kinds of error messages are also noticed sometimes on flash cards, SD cards and micro SD cards.

The reason behind this could be rough usage of the card, virus attacks and scratches on the memory card. But fixing it can be easily done. You can try using the Memory Card Data Recovery system. Download the Card recovery software and clean up your memory card. Formatting the card might be needed in some cases.

How to Recover Files on an SD Card

September 08, 2010  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Technology

You were going to move all the pictures but you accidentally hit the delete button! What do you do?  With the emergence of flash devices, life has become easier. You now have lots of space to save lots of files, but one delete command or some other damage to the SD card and those very files could be lost. Well, worry not, it is really not that uncommon and it most definitely has a solution.

The internet provides with a number of software to recover the deleted files. These software are easy to download and easy to use. You just need a memory card reader in your laptop and run the software. It will scan your SD card and restore all previously lost files without any problem at all.

One important thing to keep in mind is that you should not add new content before restoring, lest your old files be written over. Also be sure to download software from trusted sites after reading the feedback, if any. Also, try to take regular backups of all your files.

Safeguard Your Computer With Effective Antivirus Softwares

September 05, 2010  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Web & Internet

Do you own a personal computer? If so, you must protect it from viruses. A virus attack could make your computer totally disabled, attacking your software, file, folders and all saved items. In some severe cases, the whole system gets damaged beyond repair. To safe guard one’s computer against such issues, one needs to install reliable anti-virus software to take care of such problems.

Keep updating your computer system on a regular basis. Set your settings in such a way so that the updates are installed by themselves; look for a genuine free or paid version of anti- virus software. When you download songs or movies, always do it from reputed sites. Also do not open suspicious emails or emails from unknown people. These are some of the common ways of virus entries.

Always have a computer engineer or specialist perform a regular check up from time to time. The anti-virus can be installed at home itself.