22nd May 2007

Latest IT Technology For Home Users

Thanks to the advent of Information Technology and the Internet, it has becoming very easy to communicate with people from all around the world, just by logging online from the convenience of one’s own home. More and more developments in the IT sector are taking place each day, offering a lot of options for home PC users, meeting their personal and small online home business requirements too.

Here is a list of the latest developments in the IT sector:

Broadband Internet

Does your ISP take a lot of time to connect to the Internet? The latest computers are capable of working at high speeds, so should your internet. Broadband Internet is very popular with most PC users today. It gives superb high-speed connectivity and clarity for audio and video files as well. Besides, it enables much quicker downloads and sending/receiving large files online.

Triband and Quadband

Triband is a kind of mobile device which uses three frequency bands to connect to the Internet. Triband is very popular in many countries including India. The triband gives high-speed connectivity and delivers extremely reliable performance too. A Quadband, which uses four frequency bands, is getting to gain popularity with users today.

Optical fibers

An optical fiber is a fine fiber made of glass or plastic, which is designed to let light travel through its length. Communication using optical fiber technology is very much ‘in’ today, as it allows efficient and quick data transmission through different networks. This is sometimes even considered better than other wired and wireless networks.


Softphone is a software that lets you make calls worldwide, through your computer. The Softphone acts as a normal telephone and enables superb connectivity between the two networks. The Softphone connects either through the mic-speaker headset connecting through the computer’s sound card, or through a USB p