In the fast, on-demand world we live in today, you’re expected to have all of our businesses information and resources available at the drop of a dime – even if you’re not in the office. The faster you react, the more opportunities you can take advantage of and the better you look to customers/clients. The tech field has responded with many remote tools to choose from.
VNC (various vnc programs Real, Ultra, etc…) – is a program that is installed on the PC you want to connect into. The program allows you to see and manipulate the host desktop. Paid version offer more capability such as, file transfer, printers and size adjustment. Set up is easy inside the network or in conjunction with expressvpn but external set up is normally handled by IT professionals.
Adium an almost all-in-one instant messaging software that is always turn on, on my Air laptop. Without Adium, my thirteen inch screen will be invaded with all brands of messaging windows. Adium allows me to combine all my different brands accounts into one and skinning it user interface greatly reduce and reclaim my viewable screen property for better use by other applications.
Most websites today use Java or scripts to perform various tasks. Some of these are complex scripts that can extract everything from your computer and even install objects on your computer to track you.
There are other ways in which a website or search engine can identify you. Logging in to the website and giving them your personal information is the most common way of defeating your privacy. They don’t need to figure out who you are because you told them. From this point on they can track you all over the net. If you are concerned about being profiled while online, then don’t log in to websites unless you have to.
The retail release (a.k.a. “release 1”) of Windows 95 contained a bug that prevented use of more than one DNS server. This problem was fixed in OS Release2.
Making that happen quickly, hassle-free and reliably is our goal however I’m sure you won’t want just anyone able to grab your connection, maybe impersonate you, nab your credit card details, personal details or whatever you hold most dear on your computer so we need to ensure that up-to-date security is a must have. Questions I won’t be answering in this article are those from a technical perspective such as “how do I configure routers?” – there are plenty of articles on that if you really want it.
My ten software are Time Machine, Adium, Socialite, Ecto, Text Wrangler, Cyberduck, iPhoto, iMovies, iBank and Viscosity. Not enough? Here is the Christmas bonus. Little Snapper, a web snapping utility that let me quickly snapshot websites for future reference or make comment to it. This is also another tool I will be heavily using in the new year.