Author: Carol James

Network Security: The high costs of missed patches

Network Security: The high costs of missed patches

Technology
All programs have bugs. Some of these bugs are no big deal, while others can be the cause of an expensive crash or data breach. Finding and fixing these bugs is a major part of cybersecurity, yet most organizations – let’s face it – could do much better at it. Deploying a web application firewall (WAF)is one simple step that can have a major impact on your network security. The patching process Most of cybersecurity boils down to network attackers and defenders racing to identify and either exploit or patch vulnerabilities in critical software. Vulnerabilities can be identified and disclosed through a variety of different means. Organizations may identify flaws in their software internally, be notified by a security researcher, or find out when their software was exploited as par
How to Save Roaming Charges While Traveling in Europe

How to Save Roaming Charges While Traveling in Europe

Technology
Are you traveling to Europe anytime soon? You may want to consider getting a Prepaid SIM Card for Europe from SimOptions. It's the easiest & most affordable solution to stay connected to 4G high-speed internet all over Europe. As a tourist abroad, it is an annoyance to search for a free Wi-Fi connection at one of those famous fast-food chains or to rely on your Hotel’s Wi-Fi. Another inconvenience is that you will always overpay when purchasing a SIM Card targeted at tourists only. SimOptions - The unique, affordable SIM Card marketplace for international travelers The team at SimOptions consists of young, dynamic entrepreneurs who came to realize during their own trips abroad that they kept turning off their smartphones to avoid the high data roaming charges. Yet the smar
The What, Why and How of RO Water Purification

The What, Why and How of RO Water Purification

Technology
    Using a water filter or a water purifier is a common scenario in many households, though the technology used could be different as that depends on the quality of water supply at home. The purification system could be anything like Ultrafiltration (UF), Reverse Osmosis (RO) or Ultraviolet (UV). It could also be a combination of two or three technologies. You can easily buy water filters online once you have decided on the right combination of purification technology for your needs. In this article, let us learn more about RO water purification technology. What Is Reverse Osmosis? Water has the tendency to flow from a region of low salt concentration to that of high salt concentration. This process is called osmosis. In reverse osmosis, this process is reversed ...
Coworking with Clarity – Why Coworking Can Actually Help You Focus

Coworking with Clarity – Why Coworking Can Actually Help You Focus

Business
Today, Singapore’s dynamic and diverse economy has made pathways for entrepreneurs from around the world to advance in business. The sheer number of industries make it possible for Singaporeans and foreign business interests to do to very well in the country. More significantly, the landscape is ripe for entrepreneurship in that freelancers and independent contractors can actually compete in the market. In fact, a home-based business is a very practical solution to finding office space in a beautiful country whose cities are majestic but command high price tags for office rents closer to the CBD. The remote-working platform is great because it allows professionals more flexibility to work around their schedules and to reduce the amount of overhead. Nonetheless, while a very practica
Cute Valentine Day Gifts Ideas for Your Better Half

Cute Valentine Day Gifts Ideas for Your Better Half

Lifestyle
Life is tough to live, but when we got a company of someone who is special, then the journey of life becomes easy as well as exciting. The bond between a husband and wife is incredible where a strong emotion of love and trust hold you in the strong knot for the lifetime. Valentine’s Day is all about celebrating the day of love with great passion. It's a beautiful opportunity to make your partner feel how they changed your life completely with their presence or how much they are special to you. So, what are you waiting for? Woo, your life partner’s heart with some exciting Valentine gifts as gifts is the perfect medium to convey your deepest feelings of the heart. With a few more days to go to Valentine’s Day and you might be already sinking in the thought of what to gift or not? Hey! D
Are Recyclers Offering Too Low Prices for the Scraps They Buy?

Are Recyclers Offering Too Low Prices for the Scraps They Buy?

General
Some people complain that recycling companies are setting the prices too low for the items they buy. There’s the perception that they are not paying enough to those who collect the pieces they use to create new things that they sell for higher prices. Is this true? Are they profiteering too much at the expense of those who take the time and effort to go through piles of trash to collect scrap metals? It may not be fair to think of recyclers this way. Companies like JandSMetals.com play an important role in local waste management while paying for the scraps they get at reasonable rates. Standard prices  While there are recycling centres that arbitrarily or whimsically set prices, many follow standard rates and industry practices in buying and selling recyclable metals. Several