In-house vs Cloud: Feet on the Ground or Head in the Clouds?

Never has there been a greater argument for keeping your head in the clouds. Cloud computing has revolutionized the way data is created, stored, and shared. Why is it then that in-house server storage hasn’t been overshadowed completely by Cloud Storage Services? Well...

The Anti-Virus: Is Your Protection Good Enough?

Gone are the glory days of the ‘Dot Com Boom’ and the virtual wild west, where websites were prevalent and public, search engine algorithms trivial, and huge percentages of websites, software, and subsequent systems infested with malware. A zombie epidemic of diseased...

Hard Drives or Solid State: Should You Make A Switch?

In the mid 1950’s, as with much of our common-use computing technology, IBM had a huge hand in bringing about Hard-Disk Drives (HDD's) and Solid State Drives (SSD's) as they are manifest today. From assembly line motors, electronic tubes from radio and television, to...

Laptops vs Tablets

Ever since Microsoft founder Bill Gates saw a demonstration of VisiCorp’s ‘Visi On’ at COMDEX in 1982, the reification of consumer-level computing had begun. It is with this event, along with early iterations of GUI (Graphical User Interface) work at Apple...