What do EU cookie laws mean for you?

EU cookie laws and how they affect your business

 

Cookies can be helpful business tools, but they often toe the data protection line dangerously. As a result of this tendency towards uncertainty, the EU has introduced a new cookie policy to protect its users. The new policy makes opt-in procedures compulsory, because the user...

 

What is a QR code?

What is a QR code?

 

What do stamps, tickets, and posters have in common in the 21st century? More than you might think: Many companies now use QR codes on printed items for a variety of purposes. They can be used to quickly read data and execute commands. How does a QR code work? Which QR code...

 

The best Facebook alternatives

What are the best alternatives to Facebook?

 

We once used phone calls and text messages to carry out all our communication, but now our private conversations are largely digitalised and carried out almost entirely online. We write to each other via messenger apps and share photos, thoughts, and feelings on social networks....

 

The best TeamViewer alternatives

Alternatives to TeamViewer

 

You don’t always have to use the market leader – this also applies to remote access. TeamViewer is still the most widely-used solution for remote management and online meetings, but there are numerous alternatives on the market which can be considered. We present some serious...

 

Best Video editing programs

The 7 best video editing programs of 2020: beginner, advanced, and professional

 

Professionals use video editing software to create amazing films. However, video editing is not just for professionals. The best video editing programs of 2020 manage a balancing act between suitability for amateurs and professionals. With the right video editing software, you...

 

How to identify phishing e-mails and protect your data

Identifying phishing e-mails: the telltale signs at a glance

 

Scammers send out dubious e-mails attempting to obtain sensitive data from internet users every day. This is known as phishing and isn’t just annoying; fraudulent e-mails cost millions each year as internet users fall victim to them. We reveal how to identify phishing e-mails and...

 

Perfect out of office message: Examples and templates

How to create the perfect out of office message

 

The out of office message is a crucial part of email communication in the workplace. If you don’t have access to your email, your contacts will want to know when you’ll be back and whether or not you’ll be represented by someone else in your absence. An out of office reply may be...

 

How to import bookmarks in Internet Explorer

Want to import bookmarks in Internet Explorer? The ability to create bookmarks is one of the most useful features of any web browser. Like most browsers, the classic Internet Explorer from Microsoft allows you to create your own library of links. You can also add external bookmarks to your library at any time: We'll show you how to use Internet Explorer to import favourites from other versions or...

How to export Internet Explorer bookmarks: Saving your favourites from Microsoft’s browser

Even though it’s been discontinued, Internet Explorer is still in demand, especially for enterprise applications. From a functional perspective, the age-old classic is still on par with modern browsers when it comes to features like bookmark management and backup. This guide will show you how to export Internet Explorer bookmarks when you’re ready to switch to another browser or device.

How to import Opera bookmarks

ou want to give Opera a try or make a complete switch, but you don’t want to part with the library of bookmarks you’ve been maintaining for years in your current browser? If so, we have good news for you: You can import bookmarks in Opera in just a few quick steps. Thanks to a more integrated function, you can now easily import bookmarks into Opera for further use.

MongoDB tutorial: installation and setup

MongoDB is a document-based database system that competes with the more traditional relational systems. The setup and configuration is comparable to classics like MySQL, making it fairly straightforward to switch over. So how do you save and call up data with this modern software? Our MongoDB tutorial will explain the installation process and first steps to get you started on this open source...

How to export Opera bookmarks

Opera has had a much more tumultuous history than most other internet browsers. After decades of ups and downs, the web browser has become a serious alternative to well-established browsers such as Chrome and Firefox. Despite the fact that it doesn’t have a built-in feature for exporting favourites, we will show you how to get around this restriction and export Opera bookmarks for use in another...

How to use Drupal: Creating your own website with Drupal

Content management systems (CMS) are a popular alternative to beginner-friendly website construction kits. However, familiarising yourself with these mostly modular systems is a bit more labourious even during installation and setup. In the following Drupal website tutorial, we explain what the first steps are with the popular open source system, which has been the basis of various web projects...

Finding your IP address: your digital address on the internet

An IP address is assigned to all devices in a computer network. This makes them uniquely addressable and identifiable. Data packets are transported from the sender to the recipient using the IP address. Thanks to this address, routers can send the data packet to the correct recipient. So, how do you find your IP address?

Green Computing: The Utilization of Sustainable Technology as a Necessity and Competitive Edge

Have you ever heard of green computing? This buzzword refers to measures that are intended to shape the production, use and disposal of hardware and software in a more sustainable way. Green IT is a social responsibility for companies; however, it also offers benefits to those who implement it: anyone who does will gain advantages both in terms of cost and competitiveness.

FIDO2: The new standard for secure web log-in

Passwords are not an ideal way to surf the World Wide Web safely. They are either so complex that they are hard to remember, or so simple that they can be guessed in next to no time. FIDO2 takes a different approach and relies on modern technology. The open standard has the potential to make surfing the net safer and more convenient at the same time.

What is Redis? Introducing the database

So, you need a database for your project, but you don’t want to use traditional relational databases with MySQL or MariaDB. Redis could be the solution. This database management system offers an in-memory database with a key-value store providing fast access speeds and simple scalability. Can this open source system also support your project?


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