Category Archives: Tech Talk
ŌURA is proud to be participating in “Enter and Encounter”, a joint exhibition by Helsinki Design Museum and the Finnish Association of Designers Ornamo. Taking place from March 24th – October 22, 2017 at Helsinki Design museum, this unique exhibition celebrates contemporary Finnish design and Finland’s centenary anniversary.
Everyone has a smartphone these days. Well, anyone who is interested in technology and is not stuck in the dark ages owns a smartphone, anyway. With smartphones, they can and do revolutionise the way we live our lives and allow us to get on with jobs, tasks and actions quicker and much more efficiently. For example, if you are cooking a meal because family or friends are coming around for dinner, and your oven clock is broken, you could set an alarm on your phone for the specific and required timings of particular dishes, meaning that you will not have to worry about your meal being ruined by the food being in the oven longer than it is needed to. Or, another example could be that you have recently taken up a new fitness programme such as jogging and you would like to map out your route but do not have the faintest idea how to do so. To conquer this, you could download an app on your phone which tracks your route and allows you to see how far you have jogged, and what distance you have covered. Your smartphone can even allow you to eliminate those hunger pangs that you get if you had a busy day at work and have not had the chance to eat yet. You can download apps which allow you to order food, straight to your door or straight to the office. As you can see, owning a smartphone can genuinely enable your life to be so much easier, and if you have not got a smartphone then you could be missing out on the opportunity to live a much easier, and modern life.
Tech is constantly evolving to make home movie experiences all the more cinematic. If you’re an eager film buff here are few bits of gadgetry that you should be owning right now.
Most guys like to stay updated with the latest tech. Indeed, many of us spend thousands every year on making sure we remain at the cutting edge. We use those gadgets and devices to make our lives easier. However, some of them also help to impress our friends, and that’s always a bonus. So, we wanted to highlight some products you’ve already seen, but haven’t purchased yet. We’re pretty confident that most people reading this post won’t have made the investment. That is because, up until very recently, these items were far too expensive for the average guy to afford. Even so, the times are changing, and they’ve become cheaper than ever.
No matter how much you use your computer, we can guarantee that you want it to last as long as possible. Otherwise, there is no telling how quickly a computer can find itself thrown away. One of the things that people fail to understand about computers is how to properly look after them. This is something that you are rarely told by the people selling them, perhaps for obvious reasons. However, it is well in your own interest to know how to keep a computer running for a long time. The secret, it turns out, has little to do with upgrading your machine every two years, and much more to do with the way you handle it and use it. In this post, we are going to look at the four basic things you must do to keep your computer lasting for longer.