Should I Root My Android Tablet?

One of last year’s most popular devices is the tablet. Many smartphone and computer manufacturers have released tablets running the Android OS. The Android OS has many useful features including an openness not found on other devices. If you have an Android tablet, you have no doubt heard the term “root” and have probably been…

BCP Roadblock: Software or Template?

Business continuity planning – an important consideration companies have been looking into, and adopting in increasing numbers. It’s vital that businesses can operate in any condition and that they won’t be affected by disasters. One of the steps in implementing a successful protection strategy involves working out whether to use software or templates. The decision…

Risks of P2P and Cloud Storage

Peer-to-peer networking (P2P) and cloud storage services have both been hot topics in the news lately. Whether it’s about the seizure of servers or security threats, both have been causing businesses problems with regards to recoverability and security of data. Does your company use P2P or cloud storage? If so, there are a number of…

World Record Rube Goldberg Machine: Perdue University

An engineering team from Perdue University may have possibly found the most complex way to inflate a balloon. Their process contains 300 unique steps and was demonstrated using a Rube Goldberg machine. Many have asked me “What is a Rube Goldberg Machine”. Good question. Wikipedia tells us that “A Rube Goldberg machine, contraption, invention, device,…