Spicing up the
that serve computers are actually more powerful than the computers
that they serve, an interesting paradox. When we talk about a server,
we are referring to a powerful computer connected over a network to a
large number of computers. It shares data and/or applications
with them. Servers in office environments have practically been
monopolised by the Windows operating system (OS).
jukebox for music lovers
you like watching music while listening to it, a new video jukebox
that is making an appearance at several hip-eating joints in the
Indian capital will make life more fun. The walls of outlets like
Eatopia, Caf`E9 Coffee Day and Superstore in Delhi are donned with
huge plasma-screens and funky touch-screen pads that one can dabble
with to get a wide range of digital music. These eating joints already
report a queue of youngsters lining up to experiment with the
WTO defines e-commerce (e-com) as a commercial process that includes
production, distribution, sales and delivery of goods, i.e. services
through electronic means. E-com is associated with the buying and
selling of information, products and services via computer networks.
In other words doing the business on the Net and making the
transactions through the Net is called e-com.
is a known fact that, presently, we are existing in an era of global
communications revolution. The growth of the Internet has paved the
way for the emergence of a global village. The term, convergence, has
gained prominence due to the ever increasing needs of the consumer to
have one box, one network and one service provider for voice, video
and data transmission.
Computer Inc. unveiled a service that lets music fans download songs
for 99 cents each, on a Website that Apple called simple and cheap
enough to compete with the free song-swap sites the record industry
blames for its slump.
Now, tell me, which one would be most economical for calling my wife on her landline in Bangalore at 10 p.m.?
through phone’s receiver
whom did you last give your business card to and where? Casually
giving your business card may earn somebody a good business but flood
you with unwanted calls from credit card companies, estate agents, car
financers and cellular phone operators.
helps women get STARTed
(25) used to be just another housewife in a small village in
Hoshangabad district, Madhya Pradesh. She wanted to work to supplement
her family income, but she was illiterate, inexperienced and her
husband didn’t want her to go out among strangers, especially men.
online and travel at leisure
16, 1853, will always be written in golden words not only in the
history of Indian Railways but also in the history of India. This was
the day when the first train moved from Mumbai to Thane. In order to
make our travel more enjoyable and comfortable, Indian Railways
Catering and Tourism Corporation Limited (IRCTC) was incorporated
under the Companies Act, 1956.
US IT titans
back outsourcing to India
as a media and government outcry against shipping jobs overseas
continues in the USA, big industry names still seem keen to outsource
IT work to India. US telecom giant, Sprint Corporation, is wondering
whether to send IT work to India in a bid to save hundreds of millions