8 Tips to Get Rid of Video Buffering

Buffering

Imagine watching a movie online and then right in the middle of a great scene, and then the video starts buffering, causing the video to stop playing. This scenario has been repeated countless times among the millions of Internet users and it is just about the most frustrating thing. While some buffering is acceptable at the start of the video because the browser is caching the video data, buffering that continues throughout the video can be very irritating, not to mention time-wasting. Read More »

Video Streaming

5 Lessons I Have Learned About Blogging

5 Lessons I Have Learned About Blogging

When I started blogging in June 2007 I really didn’t know how to manage a blog or eve how long I can keep writing blog entries. Like many people, I tend to start something that interests me at the time, but then get bored and move onto something else. With that thinking, I started using Blogger since it required no financial commitment, just time. After a year, I discovered that I did like to manage a blog, so I switched to a self-hosted WordPress blog, and haven’t looked back. Read More »

Websites and Blogging

Is LastPass Secure?

Is LastPass Secure?

LastPass is a popular cloud-based password manager that has quickly become popular for those looking for an easy solution to create and keep their passwords safe. There are many software and cloud-based solutions available for managing passwords, such as RoboForm and KeePass, but for many users – myself included – LastPass is what they prefer. Of course, as with any software that stores personal information, the question on how secure LastPass really is has come up in many discussions online. Read More »

Online Safety

How You Can Create Stronger Passwords

How You Can Create Stronger Passwords

It seems that news about a breach of security that results in the stealing of usernames and passwords seems to be an everyday occurrence these days. The news, from Hold Security, that Russian hackers have created a list of 1.2 billion usernames and passwords come as a surprise because of the number of login credentials that have been stolen. Read More »

Online Safety

What Will the Internet Look Like in 100 Years? [Infographic]

What Will the Internet Look Like in 100 Years? [Infographic]

I remember when I first connected to the world wide web back in the mid-90′s. At the time I connected using a modem that was connected to the telephone line that transferred data at a maximum of 14.4 kbps. The squeal of the modem as it connected is something that I will always remember along with the disconnects that happened when the phone was in use. Times have changed considerably since then. Read More »

Internet

Why Features of e-Commerce eBay Makes it Stand Out from the Rest

Why Features of e-Commerce eBay Makes it Stand Out from the Rest

Since its inception, eBay has been one of the hottest retail sites that that has been utilizing innovative ways to increase the sale of products. Initially, it was mainly known to be an auction site, but over the years it has evolved into a successful ecommerce site that offers a wide array of products from thousands, perhaps millions, of businesses and individuals. Read More »

Making Money

Key Ingredients to Successful Online Selling

Key Ingredients to Successful Online Selling

Technological advancements have given our society many benefits and advantages. Numerous opportunities have opened up for consumers and business providers. Consumers now have a wide variety of products and services within easy reach and businesses are now able to connect with customers easily and quickly through various online means – website, social networks, etc. Read More »

Making Money

Use of Color and its Importance While Designing Websites

Use of Color and its Importance While Designing Websites

Often a major question that is faced by the designers while designing a website regarding the choice of a particular color that will suit the identity of the brand and also will be in accordance with the arena that it belongs to. Choice of a wrong color for a website might prove to be disastrous as often the same has a negative impact on the psyche of the readers. It is imperative to say that color communicates more than the vernal words that you speak. Read More »

Design
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