Category: Technology

Remote Patient Monitoring Using Mobile and Cloud Computing

INTRODUCTION The Internet of Things (IoT) is the next paradigm shift, where sensors are connected to the Internet, which collect data for analysis to make our planet more instrumented, interconnected and intelligent. A typical person carries on average one or two mobile devices nowadays. Hence, by leveraging the increasing presence of mobile devices the cost

What Types of Online Auctions Are There?

I have never really given much thought to the subject of online auctions. Recently, I had the opportunity to research this subject and was rewarded with some very interesting information. Online auctions are, quite simply, a platform or process or method that has been developed to provide bidders for products and various services a way

Tweaks to Speed Up Internet Streaming Video

The birth of “Guerilla Video” sites, such as Peekvid.com, Alluc.org and Youtube.com have given users instant access to a plethora of free media files. Although streaming video technology offers instant access to video files, zero loading time is not always possible. There are many factors that attribute to your computer’s ability to start videos immediately.

Types of Online Forums

A forum is basically a medium where people can exchange their ideas and views on a particular issue. It is a sort of online community where visitors can hold conversations i.e. read and post messages of common interest. There are infinite numbers of forums that are running online like internet marketing forum, technical forums, entertainment

Advantages and Disadvantages of an Internet-Based Point of Sale (POS) System

The “point of sale” in any retail store, restaurant, grocery store, and so on refers to the location where transactions typically occur (i.e. check-out). At most retail stores, the POS terminal consists of the following: computer hardware, computer software, checkout hardware, checkout software, and any hardware specific to a a particular store. Computer hardware includes

30 Points, How Science Has Changed Our Lives

If we look life 100 years ago, and compare that with the today’s life, we will notice that Science has dramatically changed human life. With the dawn of the Industrial Revolution in the 18th century, the effect of Science on human life rapidly changed. Today, science has a profound effect on the way we live,

Rich Internet Application Advantages

How would you characterize a Rich Internet Application (RIA); and its value for end users? Rich Internet Applications are interactive applications which can communicate over the internet but have rich user interface similar to desktop applications. In this context Rich Internet Applications (RIA) combine best of two worlds; the expansive reach of the Web with