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Gmail New Update – Are You Freaked Out?

Google’s digital address book, Gmail is all set for the new update, by integrating with its two-and-a-half-year old social network Google+. The new update allow strangers to invade your inbox, as Google+ (540 million) users can send you emails without needing the address of yours! Are you freaked out? For many ( most of us), inbox is a private book where we share photos, notes, banking details and discuss...

Pack Your Bags, Here’s A Chance To Travel Across Kerala

A trip to Kerala, something in your bucket list? Good news for you, if you are a blogger, photographer or a travel writer. Here’s once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to display your skills and a chance to win a trip to God’s Own Country. Kerala Blog Express is here for you, powered by the Department of Tourism, Government of Kerala. Invites bloggers, photographers and travel writers.  Let’s talk about...

What Does Your Social Media Say About You?

Building a cohesive, consistent, valuable online persona for your business Social Media Faux Pas: NRA’s pro-gun Tweet after Aurora shooting, KitchenAid’s Tweet making light of the death of President Obama’s grandmother, or Amy’s Bakery Boutique & Bistro’s Facebook meltdown. None of these are examples from which to stem your social media voice. We all know about the epic fails companies have committed....

#GreatBackwaters – Another Thoughtful Campaign From Kerala Tourism

Tweet with #greatbackwaters and surveil the fascinating waterworld beauty of the backwaters of God’s Own Country as it uncovers on the Kerala Tourism greatbackwaters.com campaign page!  The feeling would be just mind boggling and breezy. Like all the previous Kerala Tourism campaigns, this one too is going viral at social hubs and eagerly waiting to see the landscape getting unlocked with the number of...

Best iPhone Apps

Whether you’re wondering what to install on your new iPhone 5s or 5c, or just wanting to add some new apps to your existing phone that will make your smartphone more useful and fun, this is the list for you. Best Apps for Productivity OmniFocus is perhaps the best piece of software yet invented for increasing productivity. It’s more than a traditional to do list, instead taking the philosophy of...

Government Shutting Down-Effects On Social Media

The United States federal government shutdown that began at 12:00 a.m. on October 1 has had many consequences that were anticipated such as the furlough of 800,000 non-essential government workers. But a few unexpected and, perhaps even unprecedented consequences are taking place on social media. Social Media is a source of information about the Shutdown Many people haven’t been directly affected by the...

The Extreme Edge of Tech

The worlds of tech and extreme sports don’t just meet at product launches when companies are trying to look “cool”. A lot of the technology we use every day made its way to us from the researchers via a period of testing and refinement as specialist tech for use at the extremes, either in the military or in adventure sports. This means that, if you want to get an idea of the types of...

Importing Technology Into Your Next Charity Event

All of us have good intentions and raise our hands to help out with one event or another and these commitments often turn into many more hours than we have in the day.  We’ve come across a software tool that may help give you back a few hours the next time you volunteer to chair an activity, as well as a few dollars. A la Reg is a new online form creation tool and provides volunteer coordinators and event...

Turn Your Smartphone Into A Business Accessory

As a businessperson it really is essential to be on the ball at all times throughout the day. Businessmen and women should have ready access to a range of different matters relating to their businesses regardless of where they are or what accessories they have on them. Furthermore, the introduction of apps and mobile technology means that smartphones can play a major role in the running and administration of...

5 Best Practices For Technology In The Classroom

Apple sold 19.5 million iPads in the first quarter of 2013. With so many tablets in the hands of the public, it only makes sense that teachers begin to utilize the technology in the classroom. Teachers must do more than simply allow students to use iPads during the school day, they must incorporate the use of technology in a meaningful way. 1.Planned and Purposeful Technology use in the classroom must be planned...

Can The Cloud Replace Portable Storage?

The key feature shared by storage in the cloud and on physical drives or memory sticks is the portability of the data they contain. A file saved in the cloud, or copied onto a USB drive, can be accessed through any computer. It is not tied to any physical location or device. Aside from this shared accessibility, there is little in common between these two methods of storage. It is these differences that make...

Power Inverters—The Perfect Solution For Every Electric Need

Power inverters are amazing pieces of equipment whose purpose is to convert direct current (DC) into alternating current (AC), which is the type of power that is supplied to your home for everything from refrigerators to computers to lights. Whether you are planning ahead for a possible power-outage and want to keep electricity-dependent systems or devices functioning in your home or whether you simply have...

The Ups And Downs Of The Digital Age

In this modern era, everything is heading (if it hasn’t already gone) in the way of the 1 and the 0. It’s a digital world we live in. Our books are backlit, our music is binary and the majority of our communications arrive in 140 characters or less. Sure, at times it may be a nuisance; it could quite possibly cause us all to question the direction of humanity from time to time – but when it comes down...

Digital Marketing Budgeting: How To Allocate Budget For Social Media Marketing?

Allocating digital marketing budget is a nightmare for CMOs of small and midsized businesses. Resources allocation with limited budget is a tough job. While a fourth of the budget is exhausted on paid digital advertising in most companies, social marketing also requires a budget to be successful. Many companies assume it’s FREE but unfortunately it’s one of the outrageous social media marketing myths. Today...

Putting The Digital Age In The Corner

People Walked Really Fast in Those Days Did anyone ever believe that a small box in the corner of the room that beamed images from around the world directly into our homes would ever get to the stage we are at today? The first proposal of the idea came as early as 1908 – that’s six years before the outbreak of the First World War – and over the following few years, several crude systems were designed that...


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