Archive for June, 2015

Rolling With The ROM

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rwtrThe average number of discs bundled with OEM hardware has exploded from four to more than 10 CDs per computer) — corporate America hasn’t really caught on to the blazing potential of the technique. But all that is about to change, mostly because of the exciting abilities of hybrid disc technology to marry CDs with cyberspace.

“Although the Internet has basically taken over the dialogue about e-marketing, CDs still have a very powerful role to play,” argues Rettie, “especially with their ability to deliver heavy graphics. And with CDs, the marketer finds the customer, rather than the customer having to find the marketer on the Internet.”

Among the most aggressive users of CD-ROMs as marketing tools in the near-term will be publishers, who are making deals with disc technology companies on both coasts.

“We’ve trademarked a product called MAG-CD and

Dealing with Hard Drive Crash Is Far Different Than RAID Failure

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If you’re reading this, you’ve probably suffered something completely devastating in this digital world we find ourselves in: hard drive failure. If you’re nodding your head right now I can bet that you are also reading this because you didn’t invest in a backup method for all your files by using a program like SOS Online Backup® or Dropbox®. If you’re now nodding your head furiously while you try to hold back the tears I want you to take a deep breath.

It’s going to be alright.

Okay, now that that is out of the way let’s talk about how to deal with hard drive crash. No one likes when something like that happens. We all spend so much of our lives on the computer and with digital formats being the preferred method of storing information a hard drive …