Our Selfies, Ourselves – Why This Cultural Movement Was Started With A Smartphone

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In 2014, the term “selfie” was officially accepted into the game of Scrabble. It seems like you can’t turn on the news or flip through a magazine, without seeing photos of celebrities, politicians and other cultural figures showing you their self-portrait shot digitally on their iPhones of course. Log onto Facebook or Instagram and you’ll see the same thing – except with people you know. Meanwhile, you may have noticed out there in the real world, photos of tourists posing around something called a “selfie stick” which helps you get the perfect photograph without holding out your arm. Whether you caught onto the selfie through Kim Kardashian’s book of photographs, or that famous “Oscar selfie” (which quickly became the most tweeted photograph of all time), it’s a cultural phenomenon that’s here to stay.

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A tech-savvy approach to saving energy in the home

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As energy costs have continued to rise, making the most of opportunities to cut costs has become an important part of running your home efficiently. It’s very likely that utilities costs are responsible for a sizeable share of your expenditure and, if so, there are a number of ways in which you can identify and make savings. There are clever little gadgets and straightforward solutions that will help you to monitor energy output. Here is a quick guide to the most useful options.

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Get Optimized, Get Seen

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Your ecommerce business can be successful beyond your wildest dreams if customers know how to find your product. Ecommerce search engine optimization is the key to getting your business a high ranking on search engines, which will attract the most customers.

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Modern tech innovations that have revolutionized the world of Formula One

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Over the years, there have been a lot of innovations that have changed the face of Formula One racing. This has been even truer in recent times. With technologies coming down the line faster than ever before as well as lower production costs, Formula One racing is experiencing an innovation boom, with cars being built safer, stronger, more aerodynamic, and with fuel and energy saving technologies. In fact, many of the technologies that have been developed have found their way into private cars, hospitals, and more. Formula One has always been an ambassador of great technological advancement and pride in high quality machinery.

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Give an iTunes Gift Card… as a gift!  

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Finding the perfect gift isn’t always easy. What makes it especially difficult is that tastes differ. Just because one of your friends loved a gift you’ve given, doesn’t mean that same gift works on everyone. However, there is one gift that has proven itself to be pretty much perfect, the iTunes Gift Card. The name says it all doesn’t it? With an iTunes Gift Card the recipient will be able to top up her or his Apple ID credit and use the credit to buy music, games and books in the iTunes, App and iBooks Stores. The question remains though, how do you give an iTunes Card as a gift?

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How Hosted VoIP Can Benefit Your Business

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How technology has changed the home office

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Technology is transforming our working environments, and the home office is no exception. These setups in the midst of houses and flats have altered dramatically over recent years thanks to the emergence of new devices and systems. This brief guide details just some of the ways in which technological developments have changed our domestic workstations.

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A Guide to the Coolest iPhone 5s Accessories

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Yes, we know that the iPhone 6 is already out there and being pushed hard by Apple’s advertising team. But for those of us who are still in love with the 5s and are determined to hang on to it just that little bit longer, Christmas is fast approaching and that means – gizmos! So here are five super-cool accessories you can buy someone with an iPhone 5s this Christmas, or why not treat yourself?

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Why certain forms are required to be faxed and how to choose the right service

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There is so much technology available in today’s day and age that many people may wonder why the fax machine is still relevant. There have been several technological advances over the last 50 years in the way we send and receive information.

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How to develop your app idea

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Have you ever thought of a great idea for a mobile app that could take the market by storm? These days, it seems the easiest way to make money through the increasingly popular mobile technology world is by designing and developing an app. Mobile apps for smartphones are big business. They are being integrated into every walk of life even throughout business.

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