‘digitally’ Different Sunday
YEARS ago when a crystallography professor in the Department of Geology, Panjab
University, Chandigarh, was explaining about how a Carlsbald-twinned ‘multi-faceted
crystal,’ looked like, someone among the students quipped — ‘Just like
Navdeep Malhotra, Sir. Same crystal, different faces.’ The class giggled but
the comment was just apt.
Net access with browser accelerators
surfing it is a common occurrence to contact a search engine in order to find
the URL (Uniform Resource Locator) of some place you want to visit on the Web.
The connections between the computer sites are essentially 'pipes' of various
sizes carrying the data streams from place to place. These pipes are made of
memory cache regularly
TIPS and tricks section this week, we will focus on the finer points of Windows,
which not only improves the performance of the personal computer but can also
enhance the worth of it.
career in smart cards
THE plight of those who have to carry more than one card in order to make cash
transaction, purchases or for personal identification. These are credit, debit
or ATM cards having a magnetic strip, where personal information is mentioned. A
pre-assigned code word is stored on the card, which verifies the authenticity of
develops software in Indian regional languages
A COUNTRY of a hundred million, where only a tiny segment of the population
speaks English, what relevance does computing have to the common man? For many
years now, a small firm from the central Indian city of Pune is keen to ensure
that the non-English computer user is not left out in the cold.
MSN 7 launched
MSN, THE most popular online consumer
destination with over 270 million unique users per month, announced the launch
of MSN 7, the new version of MSN, last week. Based on advanced Microsoft
technology, MSN 7 is designed to give consumers around the world the most useful
Internet experience with fast access to the full power of the Internet and
advanced Web services.
authorised to conduct IT exams
Microsoft hikes exam fees
PROMETRIC has authorised Softspec to conduct all IT- related examinations for
IBM, Cisco, Microsoft and Sun Microsystems. With this authorisation, Softspec
has become the first company in this region where candidates can now locally buy
the test vouchers and appear for internationally recognised certification exams
of IBM, CISCO, Microsoft and Sun Microsystems.
companies prefer sending cards on Net
blue-chip companies are getting round the costly Christmas chore of sending
greetings cards this year by e-mailing greetings to clients and contacts.
Long considered bad taste and a mark of
stinginess, e-cards have found favour with many big corporations during the
current economic downturn.
E-radio station for fun programs
Rajasthani stuff on Net