Software to the Rescue
Small shop depends on software to compete, be accurate and stay on track. Can software save a shop? Walt Moore says that’s what happened in his shop. This is not the story of some computer geek turned woodworker or, for that matter, a woodworker turned computer geek. Moore is a third-generation woodworker who prides himself […]
Despite Console Market Share, All Is Not Lost For PC Gaming
A visit to the local computer game store has been a disturbing experience of late. Never mind the predictable brutality and gore of the games. Here’s the really creepy part: Fewer and fewer of the latest titles will run on a PC. The explosive success of Sony’s PlayStation 2 gaming platform, and the less spectacular […]
The Imposing Threat of Viruses on Computers
Summary: The truth surrounding anti-virus companies are leaving people debating whether or not enough is being done. Viruses. They can infect your computer out of nowhere, leaving you helpless to the crippling program that some troublemaker created likely out of sole boredom. They can jam your system resources, steal your information, infect your data, and […]
Data, order entry, speed, charting, analysis – these are some of the main features you look for in trading software – not to mention education and cost. Finding the one that suits you best can seem overwhelming, but not if you focus on the main points. Here is the first of a multi-part series on […]
If someone took a poll of the nation’s computer industry employees, northeast Indiana probably would not top the list as a magnet for software developers and computer programmers. However, there is at least one local firm that is successfully promoting the area’s image by building a diverse list of clients, computer consulting services, and innovative […]
Can Six Sigma Be Used in Software Development?
It would be difficult to practice Six Sigma without software-and yet Six Sigma for software development has historically been difficult to practice. Six Sigma was designed for manufacturing, but it needs to be adapted so it can be applied to software development. In manufacturing, the first item produced can be considered a prototype. After that, […]
HVACR Software for Under $100: Wireless and GPS Technology for Managing Mobile Workers
For many small- and medium-sized HVACR wholesalers, investing in technology means signing up for Internet access. Most of the time, these companies simply cannot afford the cost of more advanced systems, nor do they have the in-house expertise to deploy and manage them. Fortunately, a new breed of technology solutions is emerging that allows smaller […]
Which Languages Should an Android or iPhone Developer Know?
Privacy and Security
Much goes on behind the screens of the computers in an office or company. Something that most employees do not know is that all the computers are all linked up in a way other than an office network over the internet. Something called a remote desktop protocol is built in to each and every computer. […]