There has been a lot of controversy around the RSA conference this year after it was leaked that RSA was paid to allow a backdoor for the NSA. The RSA conference was boycotted by many tech and security professionals after the RSA backdoor was revealed. Stephen Colbert was asked to decline the keynote but he refused and this is a clip of his keynote which is a combination of humor and truth. Here is a clip of part of Stephen Colbert’s keynote that has been uploaded to YouTube.
My tip of the week comes from dealing with dealing with the problem of dragging an icon out of start menu and on to the desktop. This happens when there are less than knowledgeable about how to use a computer. This can become an issue is there are multiple people sharing a computer and when a different user logs in the icon they need is gone and their think the software is broken.
CES doesn’t officially start until January 7th but there are tons of Tech journalists already roaming around the CES show floor viewing and writing about the latest devices and gadgets being shown at CES 2014. There have already been quite a few headline devices being reported on at CES 2014 before the show officially started today. The video above gives a recap of these announcements for cool new devices at CES. Check back for more information regarding CES announcements. What are some of the new devices you are looking forward to from CES 2014?
Here is a roundup of my favorite apps of the week. These are some apps that I really enjoy using on either Android or iOS.
This year has seen a lot of amazing new gadgets released in computer and electronics fields. These gadgets have changed the way we use our electronics. At the end of every year there are always best of the year lists for many categories from gadgets, apps, books, and games. So this is my first ever best of list and this is specifically a list of gadgets from 2013. This list will limit gadgets to electronic devices that does not include computers, tablets, smart phones, or game systems. This makes it a true gadgets list of 2013 and easier to determine the a list of best gadgets of 2013.
If you haven’t noticed I have been less active in writing blog posts the past couple months than normal.I have gotten a different job and I have started taking classes to get my bachelors degree which is why I haven’t been able to write on the blog. As my new job revolves around technical support I thought I would start writing about some of the experiences I have had dealing with computer issues.
I always have a hard time with running out of hard drive space on my laptops and sometimes on my desktop computer. I know that hard drives are getting less expensive but it wasting precious hard drive space to have duplicates of a file on the same hard drive. Spyglass is a great free program that lets you exam what is taking space on your hard drive in a cool new way. The software will also check the hard drive for duplicate files and help you remove them.