Tech Guides for the Rest of Us

What Is Fintech and Why It's Hot

If you are one who keeps track of the global financial market, you may have heard the term "Fintech" for quite some time. And if you have statistical bent of mind you would have observed that everyone from top banking executives to people in their early 20s mention this term more frequently than a couple of years back. Some call it the... [Continue Reading]

Eight Travel Apps Worth Knowing

Travel used to be so difficult -- arriving at the airport with enough time to print your boarding pass, check in your luggage, and find your gate. But technology has changed everything. Now, you can simply scan your smartphone at the gate and select your seat from the comfort of your computer. Technology is changing the way we... [Continue Reading]

Is Using VPN Legal – Even in China?

China, famous for both the great wall of China as well as the “Great firewall of china”, have been blocking famous sites such as Google, Twitter, Facebook, and youtube. This does not just stop here. There is still an enormous quantity of websites that are blocked too numerous to list. However, despite these major online... [Continue Reading]

Outsource Your Intranet? It Makes More Sense Than You May

Until recently, if a company wanted to implement an intranet, they first had to install an internal network. Next they had to install a web server and set it up to host their internal documents. This created an intranet, which is an internal network that uses web-based technology. The difference between an intranet and a traditional... [Continue Reading]

How Does Cloud Computing Work?

Cloud computing is definitely having a huge impact in society. Most large companies like Facebook are opting to go in this direction because it is effective and makes economic sense. In addition to this, cloud computing is able to integrate computers in an organization to save both time and vital resources such as software. Cloud... [Continue Reading]