General, Technology, WEB

Internet Explorer 9 – what’s the big deal?

Internet Explorer 9 is Microsoft’s latest weapon in the browser wars, so what’s the difference with its predecessor? Well when you load it you’ll notice straightaway that Microsoft have installed it with a minimalistic look. Microsoft have latched onto the less is more and lets keep it simple for the novice or first time user.… Continue reading Internet Explorer 9 – what’s the big deal?

Technology

How much do public clouds cost and are all things equal?

Most people have heard about the cloud and the benefit it brings in the shape of pay for what you use and rapid provisioning etc... Simple right... well yes and no. Taking Amazon EC2 as an example... its sounds pretty simple to begin with... Pay only for what you use. There is no minimum fee. Estimate your monthly… Continue reading How much do public clouds cost and are all things equal?