Archive for August, 2009

House Poor

Friday, August 14th, 2009

A situation that describes a person who spends a large proportion of his or her total income on home ownership, including mortgage payments, property taxes, maintenance and utilities. House poor individuals are short of cash for discretionary items and tend to have trouble meeting other financial obligations like vehicle payments. People typically become house poor […]

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How to Secure Emails Smartly

Friday, August 7th, 2009

Email Security: Email is inherently not secure since SMTP does not encrypt messages. Messages sent through SMTP contain information about the computer that it sent from, and the email program that was used. The POP and IMAP protocols do not encrypt the username and password you used to login. The email messages you send may […]

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Difference Between Application and App

Wednesday, August 5th, 2009

For many people, an application and an app are the same, but there are certain differences between the two. Applications are operated on desktop and cannot be run on a mobile platform; whereas, an app can run on mobile phones. It can also run on desktops, but is specifically designed for mobiles and tablets.

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