Monthly Archives - September 2016

The 15 highest-performing PC components you can buy today

Looking to build the ultimate PC, this is the hardware you want. One of the PC’s greatest strengths is its extreme flexibility. There’s a vast selection of hardware out there, of all different shapes and sizes and makes and models—so much so that even if your budget’s not a concern, buyer’s paralysis very well could be. Fear not, fellow enthusiast. We’ve got your back. These are the 15 highest-performing PC components you can buy today. We’ve even done the homework to...

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How to disable the Windows 10 lock screen

Microsoft has made it much harder to get rid of the lock screen after the Anniversary Update. Here are your options.Windows 10 is a universal operating system, which means it's designed for both touchscreens and non-touchscreens. But the lock screen -- which we first saw in Windows 8 -- is pretty much only designed for touchscreens.If you have a non-touchscreen PC runningWindows 10, the lock screen is, at best, redundant. It's not even the log-in screen -- it's a...

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All buildings will have CCTV cameras: Dubai Police

Dubai Police lay out detail specs of security cameras needed Security surveillance will have to be compulsorily installed in all Dubai buildings, according to Dubai Police.According to Dubai Police, owners of buildings, residential and offices, will have to comply with this new rule.The CCTV cameras and security systems to be installed have to be in accordance with specifications set by Dubai Police.Major Arif Al Janahi, Director, Protection Systems Department, Dubai Police said: “Landlords of 25,000 buildings still have to install...

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Is Google OS innovative enough to meet challenges of app quality

Google has rolled out its latest mobile operating system — Android 7.0 Nougat. With its 250 new features, the OS has revived the debate around the most efficient operating system to develop top quality mobile applications.On every point, Android is the clear winner. With an 83 per cent market share, Android is the most widely used OS in the world, with the most loyal users — 82 per cent of people who use it stay with it — and...

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Biometrics meets the boss with smart ID badge

WASHINGTON: Do you hog office conversations? Or not talk enough? Does your voice squeal?Do you sit very still at your desk all day? Or do you fidget under stress? Where do you go in the office? How much time do you spend there? To whom do you talk?An employee badge can now measure all this and more all with the goal of giving employers better information to evaluate performance. Think of it as biometrics meets the boss.A Boston company...

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