20
May

If you Hack Us, We May retaliate with military action: US Govt.

If you Hack Us, We May retaliate with military action: US Govt.

The US this week revealed its International Strategy for Cyberspace  with the subtitle of   Prosperity, Security, and Openness in a Networked World  (via  Ars Technica). The 30-page PDF document praises cyberspace and generally says nothing too exciting. It does, however, mention how the US government could respond to cyber-attacks, especially if someone […]

27
Apr

Water/Tea/Coffee/Cola Spilled on my Laptop, What are the steps I need to Follow

Water/Tea/Coffee/Cola Spilled on my Laptop, What are the steps I need to Follow

No matter how cautious we are, accidents are bound to happen.  You might keep your desk very clean and free of any kinds of liquid but it may happen that you accidentally end up spilling something on your laptop. As we know that laptops are electronic devices which have extensive mesh of wiring on PCBs […]

10
Apr

What the heck is a Trojan Horse? Greek Myth? Computer Nemesis?

What the heck is a Trojan Horse? Greek Myth? Computer Nemesis?

We have all heard the term Trojan horse, but what exactly is a Trojan horse? A Trojan Horse is a destructive program that masquerades as a harmless application. Unlike viruses, Trojan Horses do not replicate themselves, but they can be just as destructive. One of the most dangerous examples of a Trojan is a program […]

22
Mar

Computer Drive/USB doesn’t open with Double Click? shows up with a “Open With” Box, Here is a Trick!

Computer Drive/USB doesn’t open with Double Click? shows up with a “Open With” Box, Here is a Trick!

A lot of times on a Windows Operating system, you may encounter that your drive doesn’t open when you double click on it, instead it opens up an “OPEN WITH” Dialog Box something like this   It is really annoying when you see this especially when you are working on something this shows up. Reason […]

15
Mar

Top 6 ways to keep your security intact while using a Cybercafe

Top 6 ways to keep your security intact while using a Cybercafe

So you use the internet more frequently, you know there are chances that your account get hacked in more way than one, here are Top 5 tips to ensure your online security When you are travelling and on other occasions when you are not having access to internet that you own, you will be finding […]

3
Mar

iDisplay: Turn your Android Phone to a Secondary Display

iDisplay: Turn your Android Phone to a Secondary Display

The iPhone and iPad have been having the software for quite a while now, iDisplay converts your Android phone into a secondary display to your Desktops, Laptop and Macs. As of today, Sharp Services is bringing that whole capability right on the Android Market and you can download this one for the price of 4.99 […]

11
Feb

Stay Informed and be invisible on the Internet. – TOOLS

Stay Informed and be invisible on the Internet. – TOOLS

Is the  diminishing privacy on the Internet worrying you? You have photos and video on Facebook and other networking sites that you don’t want people other than your friends to see. Facebook Privacy settings can help a bit, however this not a fool proof way, ACTUALLY, there is no fool proof way, but we can […]

21
Dec

Foursquare Hack

So, want to be at several places at once on Foursquare? After a report by  The Buzz Media there seem to be an exploit carried out by  Mayank Lahiri become the mayor of almost anywhere in no more than 9 Perl  statements. How it is done? We’ll this is how http://www.thebuzzmedia.com/how-to-become-mayor-for-any-place-in-foursquare-in-9-perl-statements/ And then there were […]