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What is Streaming?

What is Streaming?

Technology
Rent a movie online? Or watch your movies and photos on your TV? It is not always as easy to orient yourself in all new technology and to know what you want and need. Streaming music, movies and other things that we can use in our everyday lives occur all over the world. There are both free and affordable streaming services today and can deal with everything from music, movies, and games. Streaming Streaming is a process in which a signal (sound or image) is transmitted digitally over a network (eg the Internet) from a source to a receiver and then converted to image or sound in the receiver. Whether the location the file is stored on is a local computer or hard drive on a home network, or a remote server accessed through services such as Spotify or YouTube, the principle is the same....
Apple has Admitted They Consciously Slow Down Older iPhones

Apple has Admitted They Consciously Slow Down Older iPhones

Innovation, Technology
The recent data suggesting that older iPhone devices are being slowed down by IOS is now confirmed by Apple. The purpose should be to prevent older phones from lagging or restarting when the battery has become so worn out and used that it can not really last longer. Tests have been made previously that show that older iPhone models, which many users already suspect, are getting slower over the years and as new versions of Ios are released. Now Apple has also confirmed this but claims to have good intentions. So it's not primarily about Apple trying to sell new phones, but about wanting to prevent older iPhone devices from restarting as the batteries can't handle the pressure. According to Apple, an energy management system was implemented that handles the distribution of resources...
What is Google Home?

What is Google Home?

Innovation, Technology
Not entirely undiscovered by the name, it is Google who is behind and has developed Google Home. The system itself is a smart speaker that is also integrated with Google Assistant. This allows the speaker system to be controlled via the voice. Already in May 2016, Google Home became official and it launched in the US in November 2016. Google Home is a speaker for those who do not want to travel to change songs, and for those who lose the remote control. If you want to be able to control your music as easily as possible, this is the speaker for you. What are Max and Mini? Google Home is a smart speaker. It is the middle model that has both touch buttons and relatively good speakers. It fits well in, for example, the kitchen where the family listens to news in the morning or while cooki...
How Apple Pay Works

How Apple Pay Works

Innovation, Technology
Mobile credit card payment solutions are becoming more popular and can be used in more and more stores. It can be difficult to know how to go about connecting your credit card to Apple Pay and therefore we have gathered all the information you may need in this guide. Apple Pay is a mobile payment method from Apple that was launched in the US in 2014. This payment method can only be used with selected Apple products such as iPhone, Ipad and MacBook. Apple Pay is linked to the Passbook app and Touch ID for maximum security. Since Apple Pay means having to store your card on the phone, many are doubtful about security. But Apple has made it so that the card details themselves are not stored on the phone. Instead, a unique transaction number and unit number are created that are unique to...
What Exactly is the Cloud?

What Exactly is the Cloud?

Technology
Everywhere in the media and on the Internet you read about the "cloud" and it can be difficult to know what it really means, so here we try to find out the concept and what it means. By the cloud, you really mean that you run certain services via the Internet centralized, usually in large data halls of large international companies such as Microsoft, Apple or Amazon. The most common services that one usually chooses to run in the cloud are email, calendars, web hosting, and what has become more common for private individuals lately, data storage. Storing data in the cloud has recently become so inexpensive that one can get almost unlimited space at the price of a USB flash drive per year. One of the advantages of using the cloud, for example. storing their files, is that you only pay...
How to Take a Screenshot on Your Mac

How to Take a Screenshot on Your Mac

Technology
Screenshot (Screenshot or screenshot), means that you take a picture of what you see on your screen. You can take a screenshot of the entire screen, a selected portion of the screen, and then there is a third feature that is a screenshot of a window. The most common way is to take a screenshot is on the entire screen. The screen dump is automatically saved as a PNG file on the desktop. How to take a screenshot of the entire screen with Mac Press Shift Command (⌘) -3. The screenshot is automatically saved to your desktop which you can then do whatever you want with it. Here's how to take a screenshot on part of the screen Do you want to take a screenshot on just a small specific part of your screen, (for example, a window): Press Cmd + shift + 4. Then you will see tha
What is Google Chromecast?

What is Google Chromecast?

Innovation, Other, Technology
Chromecast is a digital media streaming device that Google has developed. The device itself is a dongle (a small "puck" with a connecting cable, no bigger than it fits in your pocket) and what it does is that it wirelessly streams your favorite entertainment from your smartphone, tablet or computer via your home network. Simply plug in your Chromecast into a free HDMI input on your TV and start streaming your streaming services, apps, games, your own media and much more. Smooth, simple and in the best possible quality. If you've previously connected your computer to the big screen of the TV, this might just sound like a cordless version of it, but Chromecast is so much more. We'll go into all the possibilities this solution offers right away because Chromecast can do many more tricks...
What is Google Assistant and What Can it Do?

What is Google Assistant and What Can it Do?

Artificial Intelligence, Innovation, Technology
One of the most popular and useful smart features that come now is voice-controlled digital assistants. The big advantage of them is that you can control them with voice commands so that you do not have to pick up the cellphone or sit at the computer. For example, they can play music, answer questions, make lists and schedules, and not least control the devices in your smart home. When it comes to controlling smart home devices, it is most common to use a voice-assisted assistant built into a smart speaker. The most common assistants today are Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, and Apple Siri. Here we will get to know Google Assistant, see what it can do and how to control its smart home. This is Google Assistant If you have a smartphone with Google services, you may already have encount...
What is Siri and What Can it Do?

What is Siri and What Can it Do?

Artificial Intelligence, Innovation, Technology
Today digital assistants are becoming more commonplace in our computers, phones and smart speakers. With simple voice commands, these assistants can play music and other media, generate information such as news and weather and answer questions, and not least control the devices in our smart homes. This is a simple and clever way to use smart technology around us. We just need to say simple commands like: "Alexa, play some jazz on Spotify," or "Hey Google, turn on the lights in the living room," and the assistant will fix what we ask for. Today, perhaps Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa are the digital assistants most people talk about, but it all started with Apple's Siri and Siri has kept up with the evolution of smart home features. Here we talk about what Siri can do and how to us...
What is a SIM Card and How Does it Work?

What is a SIM Card and How Does it Work?

Technology
Have you ever handled a mobile phone then you have probably heard of SIM cards, but what is it really? Simply put, it can be described as a small circuit board that acts as an intermediary between your mobile phone and your telephone company. It is the SIM card that allows your mobile phone to communicate with the mobile antennas provided by the telephone company where you have your subscription. SIM cards also sit in iPads and tablets and perform the same function there. SIM stands for Subscriber Identification Module, which can be freely translated into the Subscriber Identification Module for Subscribers. In addition to the SIM card enabling communication, it also contains the most basic parts of your user data. It contains information such as your telephone number and data tha...