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Microsoft OneDrive raises the bar for cloud storage

The Microsoft OneDrive, otherwise known as “device cloud”, is available free of charge for anyone who has created a Microsoft account. Included are 5 GB of free storage, easy access to media files, folder synci...

The App for Families

I am one  of the many parents here at bva and I enjoy seeing apps that are a little more sophisticated then Angry Birds. Alert.us is a recently launched app that helps ease a parents mind regarding their childr...

First Twitter, now Facebook & Apple

It was just a couple of weeks ago that BVA wrote about Twitter being the latest victim of a sophisticated hacking scheme. This last week proved to be testing for some of the biggest names out there, Facebook an...

Marvell is releasing Quad-Core

Marvell is releasing a quad-core chip named PXA1088 which is set to be in phones and tablets later this year. It has an ARM Cortex-A7 quad-core chip with support for global HSPA+ networks. It seems as though Ma...

BYOD Security concerns

From Slashdot A Bring Your Own Device policy might save companies money, but a new survey highlights a lack of security procedures for keeping it secure. Some two-thirds of businesses follow some sort of BYOD ...

Awesome Note – Stay Organized

Organization is a necessity when it comes to keeping track of your day to day activities, as well as notes, information, or whatever items that keep you on track in your busy day. I use an app on my iphone call...

Not Even NASA’s data is safe!

For those of us who think we are pretty good at keeping our information safe, I would highly suggest you think again. Most leading government organizations have issues on keeping their data secure. Take for ins...

What is the Cloud? And What is Cloud Computing?

You can Google ‘cloud computing’ and read the various explanations you’ll find, and still not really understand what Cloud Computing is all about. The term is over used and misused so much that most people are ...

Windows Mobile 7 Phone Launch

Effective November 8, 2010 Microsoft kicks off the release of Windows Mobile 7, adding to the number of Exchange-ready phones available to the Business World. Pre-release reviews have been mixed, but even the m...