Google Asks Hard Drive Manufacturers To Forget About Reliable Disks

Insane isn`t it? Here is a fact; 70% of businesses have experienced data loss due to accidental deletion, disk or system failure, viruses, fire or some other disaster. [Source: datto] Read the headline again. Does this confuse you? Well even if you consider yourself a storage expert or you`re hearing “Storage” , “Hard disks” and “Cloud” for the first time, it doesn`t make sense to risk the data safety despite whatever Google says. But that`s not what Google is trying to suggest, let`s hear it from Eric Brewer, Google` s infrastructure VP. Brewer presented a surprising white paper at 2016 USENIX

Troubleshoot Problems with Installing Windows Updates

Microsoft provides security patches, hotfixes, and software updates frequently so that users could not face issues while using Windows OS. You can get all these updates in Windows Update window and these updates keep your system safe and also boost your system performance. You can download Windows Updates either manually or automatically. However, there are times where Windows Update fails to install either automatically or manually. So, here are few guidelines to fix problems which restrict you from installing Windows Updates. The first and foremost thing you have to do is try to use Windows Update Troubleshooter. How to Run

Tips and Tricks for Windows 10

Millions of users have made the switch from Windows 7 or Windows 8 to Windows 10. This latest operating system from Microsoft comes with a new set of features which help you get more from your desktops, laptops, tablets, etc.  Listed here are some tips and tricks for Windows 10 which helps in making your user experience easy and effective. Switch between Desktop and Tablet: You don’t have to squash desktop and tablet modes together. With Windows 10, you can switch between the two modes. Moreover, this happens automatically if you connect a keyboard to a tablet. Click on Tablet

What’s New in Olympus PEN F Camera

Olympus released many film cameras which capture pictures in retro style and PEN F is one among them. It is the recent development of Olympus in PEN series camera. It is made up of high quality metal with a magnesium top and aluminum and faux-leather-wrapped body without any creaks or rattles. The camera contains aluminum dials to control it. Like other Olympus camera it also has the same menu system, drive modes and button assignments. There are six metal dials; one is used for power that avoids accidental operation on camera; the second one is lockable mode dial and other

Tips and tricks for Microsoft band 2

Microsoft Band 2 released in 2015 and now it has gone through some updates. The Band accommodates Health dashboard, and allows you to share your workouts with your friends. Band 2 pairs with iOS, Windows and Android devices as a complete health and activity monitor. And, you know that it counts your calories, tracks sleep and monitors heart rate. With many new advanced features, it is possible to miss out on some of the effective aspects of Microsoft Band 2. So here we bring you some tips and tricks to make the most out of your Microsoft Band 2 Smartwatch

Fix Wi-Fi Issues on El Capitan

So many of you would have upgraded to the latest Mac OS X El Capitan. And while it comes with many advanced features, there are also certain glitches which you might be facing with El Capitan. The most common problem faced by users is Wi-Fi issues on Mac OS X El Capitan. There is poor Wi-Fi connectivity, Wi-Fi does not work in El Capitan or any other such problems which interrupts your work. In order to fix Wi-Fi issues on El Capitan, there are a few things which you can try out. It is not that hard to fix the

How to Browse in Private on Android

There are times when you prefer to browse sites on your Android device in private mode, also called as incognito mode. You would want to browse in private on your Android phone especially when you have to log into your account, when you don’t want advertising from targeting you, when you have to login to multiple accounts, while researching something in private, etc. Private browsing in Android allows you to browse websites without saving information regarding your browsing and download history, search history, form data, cookies, etc, in your browser. While your web history is usually saved on the device;

How to Root an Android Phone

True power of an Android device lies when you use its customization options completely. Most other mobile platforms are closed to third-party modification of system files. Amongst these, Android is open for all sorts of customization related activities through any of the third party apps. This can be achieved greatly by rooting your Android device. For any average or normal user rooting might sound like a scary and tedious process. First, let us see what is rooting: What is rooting? Rooting in other terms even referred as jailbreaking, is a process of unlocking the operating system, which lets you install

Whats New In iOS 9.3

Apple recently made its third biggest update to iOS 9. As Apple’s iOS 9.2.1 update is still in testing, iOS 9.3 came as a surprise. The iOS 9.3 beta comes with some cool new features, especially the Night Shift feature. So here is the list of the new features of iOS 9.3. Easier on Your Eyes – Night Shift This new feature which is designed to automatically reduce the amount of blue light that iOS users are exposed to. It shifts to the more yellow tones for iPad and iPhone. Night Shift feature is similar to another app named F.lux

How to Downgrade from El Capitan to Yosemite

Apple has come up with new version of operating system known as Mac OS X El Capitan which is the successor of Yosemite. Some people are happy with this new version, whereas some people are unhappy as this new OS fails to reach their expectations. In such cases, they may want to downgrade back to Mac Yosemite. But the problem is how to do that? Here we are providing a detailed description about how to downgrade from El Capitan to Yosemite in simple steps. It includes all information about how to uninstall OS X El Capitan and reinstall OS X