5 Things You Did Not Know Your Smartphone Can Do

With the number of mobile phone users almost reaching the total adult population of the UK, the trend for smartphones has seen an amazing hike in the last 3 years. While the number of smartphone users in the beginning of 2011 was 38% of the total cell phone users, the figure has reached to nearly 60.4% in 2013. A recent …

5 Tips To Keep Your House Safe From Burglars

When it comes to security, no amount of measures can provide total peace of mind. People adopt a number of safety precautions, from conventional to modern, to get a satisfaction that their lives and properties are safe from any kind of unforeseen happenings. Some people rely on cameras and security alarms, while others take a more traditional approach by installing …

5 Must Have’s For A Smart Home

We all want a house that not only is beautiful and warm, but has unmatched comfort and convenience. While the basic necessities remain the same, interior decoration and utility items have witnessed a great evolution in terms of design, shape and technology. Today, people do not want a place with massive furniture and expensive flooring; instead we prefer having a …

Going on holiday this summer? Who’s looking after your property?

Despite the sweat and heat making it hard to stay outdoors, summers are the perfect time for a family trip to the countryside or an adventurous safari in the jungles. There are endless places we want to visit with our loved ones and summer gives the opportunity to explore them all. But the only problem with holidays is leaving the …

Why advanced security systems are essential for your home

Human psychology says that the one thing we worry about the most is security of our life and that of our loved ones. With the increasing threats to safety due to rising numbers of thefts and burglary in the country, the fear of unfortunate events takes an evident place in our thoughts. While all are worried, it is sad that …

Smart homes – the electronic security revolution | JobSecurity

See on Scoop.it – Now you’re In Control of your Technology Electronic security is now using mobile technology to create smart home security, where you can control alarms and CCTV from your phone or tablet computer   Richard Leslie‘s insight: A Smart Home is a ‘brilliant idea’ See on www.jobsecurity.co.uk

This Week’s Apple Rumors, Ranked From Dumbest to Most Plausible – Wired

See on Scoop.it – Now you’re In Control of your TechnologyWired This Week’s Apple Rumors, Ranked From Dumbest to Most Plausible Wired The patent, authored by the same developer responsible for Apple’s Remote app, was filed five years ago and details how the app could do far more than just control iTunes…See on www.wired.com

Creating interactive video on the iPad

See on Scoop.it – Now you’re In Control of your TechnologyI think this kind of tool can be really beneficial for creating flipped learning or video orientated learning as the speaker can guide learners to various learning resources on the web. They can also embed visual support for language learners such as text and images and even write over the …