Will TV Stations Power the Internet of Things?

Wouldn’t it be nice if sensor networks using radio frequency (RF) signals for monitoring air quality, the structural integrity of bridges and roads, and traffic or weather conditions—creating the so-called “Internet of things”—could simply draw their power out of thin air? Now, using a technique called “ambient backscatter,” University of Washington researchers areRead More

Top 5 Tools To Secure Your Business Data On The Cloud

Top 5 Tools To Secure Your Business Data On The Cloud   The increasing popularity of cloud computing and always-connected mobile devices has led to more and more businesses migrating their data and software onto the cloud. The cloud brings with it reduced costs, increased mobility and easier scalability, amongst other benefits. Thus, software as a service (SaaS) providers such as Dropbox and Evernote and bringRead More

New iPads expected at event next week

As foretold by tech bloggers and Apple’s own not-so-subtle habit of holding an event every October, Apple has sent out invites for a press conference next week. The company is expected to announce updates to its iPad line, including an iPad Mini with a higher resolution display. In addition to some speed improvements, the fifth-generationRead More

What is a brain stroke?

The brain The brain is the most complex organ in the body. It’s divided into two sides, or hemispheres, each controlling the opposite side of the body and different areas of activity. The left hemisphere controls cognition (thinking) and language, plus movement and sensation on the right side of the body. The rightRead More

What is high blood pressure?

It causes the heart to work harder than normal putting both the heart and arteries at greater risk of damage. High blood pressure, or hypertension, increases the risk of heart attacks, strokes, kidney failure, damage to the eyes, congestive heart failure and atherosclerosis. Hypertension exists where the pressure at which blood is pushingRead More

iPhone Secrets Tips & Tricks

iPhone Secrets Tips & Tricks iPhone Shortcuts Shortcut to top of iPhone screen Tap on the status bar at the top of iPhone screen to quickly scroll to top of page in web browser, email, or SMS message. Quickly change apps with the multitasking bar Double press the home button to bring upRead More

NADRA Verify CNIC Through SMS

In the race of technology, NADRA hits another achievement while it launches a very useful service for verifying CNIC details. Now you don’t need to visit NADRA offices to get someone’s details verified or to get some details regarding this. It has become very easy now to verify anyone if you are goingRead More

The Truth Behind Food Labels

    Did you know there are about 100 different ‘eco-friendly’ food labels? With an increasing push to market foods as healthy or eco-friendly, it’s difficult to keep track of labels that are useful and ones that are just plain greenwashing. To help navigate food options, Audubon Magazine recently peeled back the label on foodRead More

7 Foods to Avoid For The New Year.

  We’ve gone over the dirty dozen produce to avoid and the food containers to shun in your house. But according to researchers, the USDA and other food experts, there are seven foods in particular that they wouldn’t even touch. From potatoes to microwave popcorn, start off the new year right by avoiding the foods on this importantRead More

How to Avoid Summer Colds.

How to Avoid  Summer Colds             Colds and sinus congestion may seem like a winter thing, but more often than not, people tend to get a cold in the summer. Do not let summer colds ruin any relaxation or vacation time by doing things beforehand to help prevent them. By following these simpleRead More