Top 10 emerging technologies of 2015

Technology is perhaps the greatest agent of change in the modern world. While never without risk, technological breakthroughs promise innovative solutions to the most pressing global challenges of our time. From zero-emission cars fueled by hydrogen to computer chips modeled on the human brain, this year’s 10 emerging technologies offer a vivid glimpse of the power of innovation to improve lives, transform industries and safeguard our planet. To compile this list, the World Economic Forum’s Read more [...]

ARE SMART GRIDS REALLY SMART?

ARE SMART GRIDS REALLY SMART?? Recently there has been a great research going on around the globe in this field. There are biggies involved such as Intel and others. What are they actually researching upon? Well I am no spokesperson of these companies so its hard to mention what exactly they are going to do. But as a technology enthusiast we all can figure out the things on a broader perspective! Lets try to sum up together what features we would like too see in this grid which boasts off Read more [...]

Delete Duplicate Rows from SQL Database Without a Primary Key

Just wanted to share with you a simple trick for deleting a duplicate row in your SQL table when you haven't assigned a primary key. So you may be wondering how could this happen... Well, in most cases, it would happen when you are setting an Id to your item by hand instead of using Identity to automatically set the Id. This leads us to another question, which is why would we set the Id by hand? Now here comes several answers, the best is the case where we need to insert a new item to the table Read more [...]

Second Tutorial in LabVIEW series ( arabic version)

The second Tutorial in my LabVIEW series is done. part 1 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fdTkw-p2mws In this video i focused on : 1- applications of numeric functions 2-comparison function (equal) 3-boolean function (OR) . part 2  (please check the description is the second video) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=31sc0GgSMgw In this video i focused on : 1- creating a mathematic equation 2-numeric inputs and outputs 3- case structure don't forget to subscribe for my channel Read more [...]

سنة هجرية مباركة

اقدم لكم جميعا احر التهاني والتبريكات بمناسبة حلول السنة 1435 هجرية , أسأل الله العلي العظيم أن تكون سنة خير وبركة على الجميع وأتمنى أن يعُمّ الأمن و السلام , راجين من المولى عز وجل ان يحلها علينا بالصحة والعافية واليمن والبركات على جميع الأمة الأسلامية والعربية وأن نرى بلادنا Read more [...]

Featured: Cold Shower!

How about a similar cold shower in a hot sunny day!


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Featured: Russian firm reveals plans for space hotel

لقراءة الموضوع باللغة العربية اضغط هنا Tiring of the annual two-week break in a Med hot spot? Fed up with overcrowded resorts with no room to move? Then how about a real get-away-from-it-all holiday with plenty of space – in space? Russia yesterday announced plans for a hotel in orbit 217 miles up which would house seven guests in four cabins and have huge windows for views of the Earth turning below.   Futuristic: Orbital Technologies has revealed plans Read more [...]

Featured: Never run out of batteries again, your body is the mobile battery!

These days , we all are looking for  renewable energy sources and solutions such as  wind power, solar energy or Generating Energy From Sea Waves...but did you know that you can use your own body heat a san ultra-portable power source?! A startup in Corvallis, Oregon, has developed a small chip that can turn body heat into electric energyIt's True! What once was  Science Fiction or Fantasy have now become true! Perpetua Power Source Technologies, Inc has made  a unique thermo-electric Read more [...]

Featured: The top 10 hackers of all time

By Alan Wlasuk Takeaway: Black hat, white hat, or somewhere in between, hackers have had a huge impact on the evolution of information technology. See if you agree that these 10 hackers belong on this list. Hacking is not a recent invention. In fact, it has been around since the 1930s, although not always associated with computers. Here’s a rundown of some of the most noteworthy hackers in history.   1: Kevin Mitnick Kevin Mitnick, once considered the most-wanted cybercriminal Read more [...]

Featured: Ice Straws!

Ice Straws Very cool. From the website: .............................. With this ice tray, you can make straws out of ice. We guess that's good for the environment, but more importantly it means you can drink a soda and leave NO EVIDENCE. Each silicone rubber mold will quickly make six 8" straws out of whatever easily frozen fluids tickle your fancy. $9.95. .............................. $9.95. Source [bookofjoe.com] Read more [...]

Featured: OmniTouch Projector Turns Anything Into a Touchscreen

  Alongside the PocketTouch technology, Microsoft has also been supporting research on something a lot more visual, a lot more flashy, and a lot more versatile: OmniTouch. While mobile technology has been centering around increasing responsive and sleek touchscreens for the past few years, OmniTouch takes things in a bit of a different direction by using a projectorto make any flat surface into a “touchscreen.” At the moment, OmniTouch is pretty primitive and requires the user to wear a shoulder-mounted Read more [...]

Launching a New Tutorial Series on LabVIEW in Arabic!

LabVIEW (short for Laboratory Virtual Instrument Engineering Workbench) is a system-design platform and development environment for a visual programming language from National Instruments. This is the first video of a LabVIEW tutorials series , targeting all those looking for the beginning point to start with graphical programming, and if you are having problems with English language don't worry because the videos are in Arabic . (P.S. : an English version will be published after the series Read more [...]

Windows 8.1 Offline ISO Installer Leaked!

Update 1: You can only use the offline image directly for clean install if you have a Windows 8.1 Key. Otherwise use this method to offline-update using your Windows 8 Key: mcakins.com To update to Windows 8.1 normally, you can go to the Windows 8 Store Then click/tap Update to Windows 8.1 If you face any errors like "Your apps were installed" or you can't find the "Update" tile, you can run cmd in elevated mode and type: Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth   To Read more [...]

Get 20GB of Free Cloud Storage!

Barracuda Networks have launched "Copy", the Cloud Service based in California and founded in 2002. Supported Platforms: Android, iOS, MacOS, Windows, Linux   Copy is available for mobile phones as well as computers. The synchronization is very easy as all options may be found in one place. Best of all, sharing folders is great feature; Copy assumes that you're with your friends at a restaurant and you must divide the bill equally, so if you have a 12GB shared folder with 4 Read more [...]

كل عام وأنتم بخير …عيد فطر سعيد

 يسرنا ان نهنئكم كما عودناكم دائما ان نقدم لكم اجمل التهانى والتبريكات بمناسبة حلول عيد الفطر المبارك اعاده الله علينا وعلى الأمة الأسلامية  بالخير واليمن والبركات نتمنى من الله ان يبارك لنا فيه ويجعله عيدا سعيدا على جميع الأمة العربية والأسلامية وينشر السلام والألفة والمحبة. Read more [...]