Internet Pop-ups: What are They, and How Do I Stop Them?

In the world of cutting edge digital marketing trends where every business is trying to carve its niche in the market by enhancing its online presence, it is us, the consumers who get to witness the various marketing antics while we are trying to steal some peaceful and liberating time on the Internet. For instance, in the middle of our search for some serious information or a fun video on the World Wide Web we come across a series of pop-up ads that not only break the continuity of our viewing, but also waste a lot of our precious time in getting rid of them. So what exactly are these Internet pop-ups that keep showing up on the various websites? Have a look...

Friday, February 24, 2017/Comments (0)/
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Home Automation Trends

Gadgets that are décor-friendly

Not very long ago, the doorbell’s chime was perhaps the only visible home automation device. It was visible because it stood out. As the number of devices increased, however, it has become necessary for them to “blend in,” since interior aesthetics are of prime importance.

That’s why today’s gadgets come in a variety of shapes and styles for you to choose from. In fact, they look like anything but gadgets...

Friday, February 24, 2017/Comments (0)/
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The Best Time to Buy Anything During the Year

Did you know that there is a particular time of the year or season which is ideal for the purchase of an item?

This is because the prices remain low during those periods when you compare the prices to other seasons or months in the year. Except for a few items which tend to be in demand throughout the year, most are seasonal or cyclical in nature and see a variation in their prices over the year.

Now that the holiday season is over and you have exhausted all your vouchers and promotional offers, does this mean the best time to make purchases is over? Certainly, it isn’t. For example, January is considered the best time to buy a lot of products since just after the holiday season, the demand for a lot of items decrease and lower demand brings down the prices.

If you plan your purchases perfectly, you can make substantial savings, especially on pricey investments, which in a way increases your discretionary spending capacity further. Let's take a look at the best time to buy...

Wednesday, February 1, 2017/Comments (0)/
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4K TVs – All You Need to Know

TV technology has really evolved in the past few years. One of the newest TV technologies to hit the market is 4K. Of course, 4K has been making news headlines for quite some time. However, back then, it was something aimed at the early adopters and the well-to-do.

Now, 4K has entered the realm of the mainstream and that’s excellent news for the rest of us. In fact, 4K is now the official standard.

Naturally, our curiosity about this amazing new technology has peaked and that’s why we decided to create this mini-guide of sorts to help you figure out what 4K is all about. Take a look...

Wednesday, December 21, 2016/Comments (0)/
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Phishing Scams Beware!

The word ‘phishing’ refers to the process of sending out emails to people, pretending to be from reputable companies. Most of them carry a link, that when clicked, takes the user to a page that the phishers themselves have created. This looks very much like the original (the official webpage of the company that the email purports itself to be from), so there is very little suspicion in the minds of those who have clicked on the link in the email. The page then captures sensitive user data, such as credit card numbers and/or bank account numbers and passwords, which the phishers then use to their advantage.

Continue reading for helpful tips to avoid becoming a victim...

Wednesday, December 21, 2016/Comments (0)/
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