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3 Signs it is Time to Upgrade your Smartphone

New smartphones on the market can make you want to upgrade, but is now the best time? A lost or stolen phone gives you an excellent opportunity to buy a new one. You can either repair or replace a broken phone, so you might hesitate to discard it. Similarly, if you have a smartphone in good working condition, you might feel wrong if you ditch it. Image source Pixabay Even if you want to upgrade your smartphone, you might experience fear and dread at the thought of copying your data, contacts and apps from your old phone to a new one. Your phone has been at your side for a long time, … [Read more...]

About Soldering

Soldering is a process that is utilized in many different activities. It is used quite frequently in the manufacturing process of a wide range of items. The companies that depend on soldering to make their products have to rely on their soldering materials for their livelihood. If they do not have top quality soldering materials and equipment, they could potentially break down in the middle of production. This could result in significant production delays, negatively impacting the profits of the company. This is why a company needs to know where to go to obtain dependable and durable soldering … [Read more...]

Understanding Electronic Parts

Manufacturing facilities use a host of machines to produce or refine their products. Each machine has mechanical sections, but the majority of operations occur within electronic parts. From huge motherboards to tiny semiconductors, it's critical to understand these parts and their quality level when purchased from electronic component suppliers. Original or After-Market Parts All suppliers must designate if their electronic components are original manufacturer or after-market products. In many cases, you want original manufacturer components, so all machine parts are compatible. A … [Read more...]

Mobile Gaming: The Trends and Developments That Have Changed the Industry

Since Apple released the iPhone and iPad the whole technology world has been turned on its head. What we once knew as an industry that merged sleek styles and elaborate designs with the best technical specifications has had the whole rulebook re-written by one tech giant who didn’t just raise the bar, they made a new one and put it far higher up and now everyone else is playing catch up. Image source Pixabay While the giants like Samsung have held onto Apple’s coat tails, major mobile phone companies like RIM, makers of the original smartphone, the Blackberry, and Nokia - one of the … [Read more...]

How Your Devices Learn to Talk to You

Electronic devices that can carry on a conversation with humans are no longer the stuff of science fiction. These days, no one is particularly fazed when someone pulls out their iPhone and asks Siri to look up nearby restaurants, or when a customer service recording asks callers to give voice commands to get to the correct part of the directory. However, this is still relatively new technology, and it’s worth learning how it has evolved to allow devices to talk to people. Image sent by author What Is Automatic Speech Recognition? The technology that allows devices to talk is referred to … [Read more...]

Pat Testing – Affordable Prices for Electronic Safety in Your Home

PAT testing refers to Portable Appliance Testing that is prevalent in the UK, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand. It is a process of regular checks conducted for safety of electrical appliances. As per the health and safety regulations of these countries, such checks are conducted on electrically operated appliances and equipments to ensure that they are in safe working condition. This is important as there are certain items that require regular checks owing to the nature of their working that can cause faulty or damaged connections leading to accidents upon further use without repair. You can … [Read more...]

Pat Testing – Affordable Prices for Electronic Safety in Your Home

PAT testing refers to Portable Appliance Testing that is prevalent in the UK, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand. It is a process of regular checks conducted for safety of electrical appliances. As per the health and safety regulations of these countries, such checks are conducted on electrically operated appliances and equipments to ensure that they are in safe working condition. This is important as there are certain items that require regular checks owing to the nature of their working that can cause faulty or damaged connections leading to accidents upon further use without repair. You can … [Read more...]

The Special Functions of Digital Cameras

Special function is a very abstract concept. For one digital camera, if it does not have one or two advantages, then it won’t attract many users. And these advantages are special functions of digital cameras. Image sent by author FUJI Many FUJI digital cameras declare that they have 1/1.7 inches super CCD. It really has become a selling point of FUJI digital cameras. While the 4 Generation super CCD HR is more powerful than ever. It has taken a big step on the aspect of image sensor miniaturization and can integrate 6630000 pixels in all on a 1/1.7 inches chip. The digital cameras … [Read more...]

3 Types of Electrical Switch Gear Maintenance

You must already know about switchgear if you have come across an electrical transformer. Switchgear’s importance is widely known since it is primarily designed in such a way that whenever there is a problem, switchgear cuts off the electricity. Images sent by author Electrical switchgear installation and its importance may not mean anything to a layman. But an electrical plant supervisor knows and understands the importance and critical role that electrical switchgear plays. The sizeable electrical cabinets that you see in a manufacturing plant are electrical switchgears. Fuses and … [Read more...]

Monitored Alarm Systems–A Solution For Business Security

If seen not in real life, we have all seen enough sitcoms and movies which involve people breaking into places and committing thievery and forgery. Be it a residential area or a commercial one, the intelligence of people in regard to breaking locks, unlocking computer systems and legal document theft and many like has shot up to a vast magnitude. Image sent by author Monitored Alarm Systems are technological devices that are set up at work places in order to: Keep a close eye on the employees, however trusted or old they are. Take immediate action by using alert systems and informing a … [Read more...]