Is Big Data Good or Bad for Business?

Big data is the term for a collection of data sets so large and complex that it becomes difficult to process using traditional data processing applications. The challenges are many and usually include capture, curation, storage, search, sharing, transfer, analysis, and visualization. Data sets grow in size partly because they are increasingly being gathered by ubiquitous information-sensing mobile devices, aerial sensory technologies (remote sensing), software logs, cameras, microphones, radio-frequency identification readers, and wireless sensor networks. Advantages In analyzing the competitive advantage of Big data, a recently released Ivey Business Journal analysis builds a strong case to support the building of …

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Facebook ‘Year in Review’ Page for You and Your Friends

First Twitter has introduced the twitter’s 2012 year in review service for its users to give them best moments of tweets from 2012 and then Google introduced Zeitgeist 2012: year in review for its users revealing the world’s most popular people, events, and media of 2012. Now, This time its turn for the world’s largest social networking site Facebook with its one billion active users to give its loyal users the new year surprise i.e Facebook year in review 2012. Recommended: Top 100+ Funny Status For Facebook 150 Best Facebook Timeline Cover Photos If you have spent a lot of …

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What You Should Know About Windows 8 Upgrade Assistant

Microsoft is trying to fulfill their promise of offering a better computing with windows 8. Many users have updated their system with windows 8 and some are still struggling with their choice. Many users avoid to use the new version in fear of the complex upgrading procedure, especially XP users, which still used by a large number of windows lovers. Although, the procedure to upgrade is very fast and easy with the assistance of Microsoft’s Windows 8 Upgrade Program. You can download the automated helping tool from the company website. But, it is better to download it before you go …

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Top 10 Best iPhone Halloween Apps

Halloween is always a fun occasion and what better way to prepare for the day with iPhone applications based on it. The late October event always has a somewhat darker festive vibe to it and you can’t help but join in on the event.Voiceable has compiled a list of the top 10 best iPhone Halloween apps. 10. Fun Photo Effects HD: Best iPhone Halloween Apps If you’ve got a Halloween picture and want to customize it via an application, look no further as Fun Photo Effects HD delivers the following: Hand-drawn photo effects Over 50 photo effects Can be used …

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How to Lock a USB drive or Pen drive?

USB Flash drives are one of the easiest way to transfer data. But what happens when you lost your USB drive which has some important files which you don’t want to share. Or forget your USB on your office desk and worried about the data that you save on your USB pen drive. So, How to Lock a USB drive? How to Lock a USB drive For Window Users USB Disk Manager is a small Windows program that can help you manage the permissions of USB drives. The portable app doesn’t need to be installed and can be run from …

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Now You Get to Share More Interactive Content with the Expanded Tweets on Twitter [Update]

Yesterday, twitter updated its tweet system to expand it further for letting people share more interactive content than before. Through this feature, we can now do more previews, insert images and video clips. The director of Twitter’s product team, Mr. Michael Sippey mentioned the below statement in a blog post: “You’ve probably expanded tweets before to play videos from YouTube or see photos from Instagram,  “Now, a diverse and growing group of new partners like the the Wall Street Journal, MSNBC’s Breaking News, and TIME also deliver rich content inside tweets containing a link to those Web sites.” He took …

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What Actually the Facebook App Center is About?

Facebook recently announced its brand new App center for iOS, Android and PC users. But we can’t think of its use since we already have the App store giants like Google and Apple so what’s the use of having a Facebook app center and one question is still triggering our mind that will these giants allow an app store to be placed under them or not. Over 600 apps of collection were included in the App Center when it was launched. All these applications are not new, we are familiar with them and these are by now able to sync …

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Google Will Introduce a Nexus Tablet This Year, According to an Anonymous ASUS Spokesperson

No doubt, Apple’s iPad has remained to be the king of all tablets and the best selling product in the history.  So far, I agree with this fact as there haven’t been Android tablets or any other slate competing against Apple’s iPad and winning the tablet race. Even through many tablet companies tried but no one ever managed to outdo the mighty iPad. But as far as Google is concerned, it is the biggest search engine of all times and it also has Android on its side. We have been hitting with rumors of the nexus tablet which is said …

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Top 10 Google Search Tips for Frequent Internet Users

Google is a platform where you can search from anything to everything. Take as if you need to fix your bike fault, just Google your query and you’ll get the best solution. However there are Google search tips which make the searching process more creative, effective and productive to bring the most exact results. Here are Top 10 Google tips recommended for viewers who use internet on daily basis: Top 10 Google Search Tips for Frequent Internet Users Use the “link:” code to get the results of the backlinks a particular website has. For example if you insert: link: http://www.example.com …

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How Can You Check Your LinkedIn Password if it Was Compromised or Not?

Do you think your LinkedIn account password is one of those 6.5 million passwords that were compromised last Wednesday? You can check if your LinkedIn password was compromised or not by using the Last Pass secure tool which is a product of LastPass password Management Company. As reported…. There was a big security violence that happened after the statement of a Russian hacker that he stole around 6,458,020 encrypted LinkedIn user passwords and made then live online (without usernames though) to show that he was a master of hacking accounts and show off his so called achievement. LinkedIn itself verified …

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