If you’ve heard about cloud computing, but you’re not sure of the ins and outs, you should read through this post. Over the next couple of minutes, we’re going to list some of the reasons this new advancement is a tool that will be used widely in the future. At the current time, around 30% of business owners use the cloud in some way, but most of them still aren’t utilising it to it’s full potential. With that in mind, grab yourself a hot drink and put your feet up. Everything will become crystal clear in a moment. Improved security...

There’s no getting away from the fact that today’s modern cars come with a plethora of technology as standard. It is worth noting that car makers don’t add technology for technology’s sake. They include it to make our lives easier on the road. The things they add to their latest models include entertainment, safety and information technology. Are you planning on buying a car soon? If so, you might have a fair idea of the make and model you want to buy. But what technology features do you need to look out for? Today’s handy guide...

Honda continues the new introductions to its 2015 motorcycle line with today’s announcement of several cruiser, touring and dual-sport models. The 2015 model year marks the 40th anniversary of the Gold Wing® and we are celebrating with a commemorative 40th Anniversary Edition. Other new introductions include the return of popular and iconic motorcycles from the 1300 Custom and Shadow lines, as well as the Fury and do-it-all XR650L. “For 2015 we are proud to be celebrating 40 years of the Gold Wing. This model means so much to our...

In case you don’t know, a “stick shift” is a term we use to describe cars with manual transmissions. Most Americans drive cars with slush boxes (automatic transmissions). For most people, that is fine. They have no need to learn how to drive a manual, nor will they ever own a car with a manual transmission. But for today’s blog post, I am going to do something radical. I am going to tell you that you NEED to learn how to drive a stick shift! Confused? Permit me to explain. Manual cars are cheaper than automatics It’s no secret...

Whenever you buy a car, you face the option of buying one with a manual or automatic transmission. Both types have their pros and cons. But for those that stick with manual cars, a new breed of automatic transmission is enticing those drivers to the “dark side”! A new generation of dual-function automatic transmissions is tempting drivers over to automatics instead. In a nutshell, you can drive such cars like a standard automatic, or you can shift gears up and down without the need for a clutch pedal. One transmission in particular...

TP-LINK today announced the TP-LINK Archer C20i – AC750 Simultaneous Dual-Band Broadband Wireless AC Router – geared for budget-minded students and consumers, seeking an attractively priced router, without sacrificing performance. At a suggested list price of $59.99 (CAD), the Archer C20i is the category leader for price-performance in the entry-level AC wireless category, and comes with a long two-year warranty. The Archer C20i supports the 802.11ac standard, offering higher throughput and longer range than previous generation...

Today LaCie, the premium brand from Seagate Technology, announced the availability of the LaCie 8big Rack Thunderbolt 2 in a 48 TB capacity. The LaCie 8big Rack is the fastest, highest-capacity Thunderbolt 2 storage solution on the market with speeds of up to 1330 MB/s* and eight Seagate 6 TB 7200 RPM professional hard disks. Built to excel with 4K video workflows, it delivers ample bandwidth to support 10-bit, 4K footage. With this kind of performance, videographers can work directly from RAW files in Apple Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere,...

Almost everyone has heard about ridiculous lawsuits brought against small business owners. It is important to be proactive against lawsuits from slighted customers and employees, no matter how honest you are.  Even if you are found innocent of any wrongdoing, a lawsuit can be pricy. Additionally, a lawsuit can damage your professional reputation in the community. Invest in More Than Basic Insurance Plans Numerous small businesses invest in liability insurance. However, insurance can only mitigate financial damages, not clear your name....

The exciting world of automotive technology is fast-paced. Car makers and technology companies have always worked together. These days, they work together to build cars packed with tomorrow’s technology. When it comes to driverless cars, it would seem that tomorrow’s technology is already with us today! In California, Google has been testing autonomous car technology on the streets of San Francisco for years. In the United Kingdom, the British government has given the go-ahead for driverless car trials to start in 2015. And in mainland...

VTech , a world leader in age–appropriate and developmental stage–based electronic learning products for children, today announced the availability of the best new children’s learning tablets – InnoTab® 3S Plus and InnoTab® 3 Plus. These 4th generation tablets both feature a rechargeable battery power pack so parents don’t need to worry about constantly purchasing new batteries, plus access to more than 800 educator–endorsed, age and stage appropriate learning cartridges, software and apps that can be purchased and downloaded...