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Learn And Teach With Piano Games

The internet has crept up into our daily lives like a moth to a flame in the past couple of years. There is so much that we do on the internet on a daily basis that after a while we realise that we cannot do much without it. Everything from where we work to where we socialize is on the web. So this make is kinda important that it would have some fun things to do too. And fun things there are! There is a very large population that come online precisely for playing online games. Amongst the millions of online games that are popular all over the world a very unusual suspect is fast becoming many peoples favourite online games. These types of games are the very new and cool piano games.

When these games first launched, it didnt attract much attention. For people that saw them, felt what kind of a boring genre of gaming this would be. But when some people actually tried out these wonderful games this new genre of online gaming never looked backed. These games were a breath of fresh air compared to the other good but overplayed online games. These games on the piano offered the gamer who wanted something different than the usual racing, action and puzzle games. And the popularity it gained is commendable.

If you havent checked out these games yet, there are actually websites designed specifically for you to play these games only. There are thousands of variants to these games on the online piano but all of them help you improve your piano skills overtime. Even beginners who have never put their hands on a piano before can learn with certain games that allow you to follow every single move it makes. This makes you learn eventually just like how you would have learn the piano in real life. There are also games where you can make your own awesome tunes with the help of that game you can create the next great melody.

These games also became famous because it attracted a larger crowd. Female gamers love these games. The number of female gamers on the online platform is a fraction compared to the males that play online. Thus these games called girl by the hoards, automatically increasing the games popularity.

Piano games are new, they are fresh and they are really fun. If millions of people already love them; they should be something for you to try out.

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How To Fully Clean A Virus Off Your Computer

If you are anything like I am, you have been infected by at least one virus and occasionally have a really hard time removing it. I will show you to remove these tough viruses without having to rebuild your computer or pay someone big money to do so.

Ok so you notice your computer is running very slow. You run your virus scan software and find one or more viruses. You clean them up and your computer still runs slow. You cant figure out why so you run another scan and find out that the same virus is still on your computer. How does this happen?

Basically, there are viruses that will drop into protected system files or startup files that hide within your computer. Sometimes they cannot be removed without rebuilding your computer but there are a few ways around this.

First things first, get a computer toolkit ready to destroy the virus on multiple levels. I recommend a spybot scanner, adware scanner, and virus scan. Plus it always helps to have a strong registry cleaner. Once you have all of these tools ready to go, get them updated fully and download the latest versions of each if possible. After you have updated all of these tools DISCONNECT your internet connection from the computer.

It is essential to disconnect from the internet because most of the imbedded viruses will connect to their host site after the main piece is removed and will download and install itself again without you knowing. Run all of your scan utilities first and restart your computer after they have finished. Once the computer is started up, run the scans once more and restart if the virus is back. If you cannot remove the virus within three restarts, further action is required and will more than likely result in a rebuild.

If you remove it, run a registry clean to remove any leftover tag files. This will also help speed up your computer slightly. Refer to my article 5 Easy Tips To Keep Your Computer Running Smooth And Safe for more computer optimization tips. Restart once more and connect to the internet once more. You should run one more scan to verify the virus is gone. If it is we are ready to go. If it isnt removed you will have to take a couple more steps.
Use your scan utilities to find out exactly where the files are located and remove them from the registry. Be warned that removing registry files can break your operating system.

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Multimedia Laptop Asus N55s Review

Asus launched N55S and this laptop is a multimedia laptop many users may like. This multimedia powerhouse has a full HD display, Blu-ray writer, bang speakers, plus a 2GB Nvidia graphics card for playing the latest games. Many users like it because of the excellent anti-glare full HD screen, great performance, and decent speakers. But many may still be disappointed by the strange keyboard and loud touchpad buttons. And the following are some details about this laptop.

In terms of the overall design, the N55S is constructed of plastic and reasonably strong plastic at that; the palm rest barely flexes when pressed down upon. I’m greatly appreciative that ASUS used anti-glare plastic instead of glossy plastic, which is all too common on consumer notebooks. Chassis flex is average for a consumer notebook; nothing alarming, however. Fit and finish is good; there are no uneven gaps between parts or sharp edges.

In terms of laptop screen, the N55S has an excellent display compared to most consumer notebooks. This 15.6-inch model has a full HD resolution (1920×1080 pixels) which is appropriate given the notebook includes a Blu-ray drive and is designed for multimedia. Another admirable characteristic of the display is its anti-glare coating; this is more practical than a glossy coating since there are no reflections. The 1920×1080 resolution is excellent and the highest available on a 15.6-inch display. There is plenty of room to use two windows side-by-side and much less scrolling is required in web pages and programs like Microsoft Word since more lines of text are viewable at the same time.

In terms of laptop keyboard, the N55S has a keyboard that is best described as “strange”. It is traditionally styled; the keys don’t have extra spacing between them as they do on a ‘Chiclet’ or island-style keyboard. The key surface is flat with a downward-sloped front and has a nice smooth matte surface. Tactile feedback is good if a bit lifeless; more or less it’s pleasant to type. The keyboard is sufficiently quiet not to disturb neighbors.

And in terms of laptop battery life, the N55S lasted four hours and five minutes during our standard battery rundown test. This is a respectable time for a high-performance notebook like this one especially considering it has a quad-core processor. The Nvidia Optimus technology allows the N55S to switch to the low-power integrated Intel graphics and turn off the high-performance Nvidia GeForce graphics card when not needed to conserve power.

Taking all the above into conclusion, the ASUS N55S is a good value and a good buy. It has a great full HD display, good looks, and decent build quality. The performance is excellent; this notebook is more than capable of playing the latest games. Most of the cons for this notebook can be summed up as could have been better rather than simply bad.

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Internet Explorer 7- The Ultimate Browsing Experience

Internet Explorer 7 has everything in it which is needed for smart browsing experience. It makes your browsing, surfing and searching easier, dynamic, secure and more manageable.
Explore more and more sites with the multi-tab browsing feature. You can easily switch between and relocate those tabs as per your demand. You can segregate tabs containing similar contents in group. Select the desired tab from the thumbnails view. Customize the home page based on the tab grouping, which makes your task simple, when you next time open your browser. You don”t have to recap yourself about the previous browsing. Instant search box enables you to navigate to the required contents in a quick and easy manner. You can print the desired contents if needed and that too in a customized manner. Choose your margin, layout, add/remove footers and headers and often print only selected contents.

Internet Explorer 7 is compatible for RSS (Rich Site Summary) content and it can instantly capture any changes or notification on real-time basis. In a quick manner you can make preview and subscribe to the RSS feed. Read RSS feeds directly in the browser, scan for important stories, and filter your view with search terms or site-specific categories. Its friendly with partially visual impaired user as they can use the Page Zoom feature to enlarge the both text and graphics, to either focus on specific content or to make content more accessible.

Internet Explorer 7 offers improved platform for manageability. Use advanced CSS to address many of the inconsistencies related to web-development. The browser is compatible with CSS 2.1, including selectors and fixed positioning, and will be helpful in creating visually rich, interactive web-pages. Integrated Application compatibility toolkit makes the developers understand any incompatibilities their websites, applications, and deployments. Alpha channel in PNG supports transparency within the PNG image format, resulting in better-looking websites. With better Group Policy manageability you can configure the security settings of the Internet Explorer 7 on broad scale across your company network.

Phishing Filter and Delete Browsing History are the features which you will love to have with your browser to go safe and secure for browsing, surfing, shopping and banking. Color-coded notifications further extend the security level. The Address Bar changes to green for websites bearing new High Assurance certificates. You can click on the Security Status bar to collect more privacy information regarding any site.

If you want all these features then you don”t need to worry much regarding system compatibility as the browser is pretty compatible with a system running on Windows XP Service Pack 2 or later. Graphic card with Super VGA (800 x 600) or higher-resolution monitor with 256 colors will work fine.

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Build Computer Rack At Home Tips For DIY Techies

The increasing popularity of the computer rack both in home and office IT setup has led to its availability in the market. Though you can buy most any type you desire, you can save money by building your own computer rack. We have listed several DIY tips that can save you time and money.

Decide on the depth:
While most all racks come in a standard 19-inch EIA size, there is no standard for depth. Always keep this is mind when you are planning to design your computer rack at home. Measure your deepest hardware so you know how far you’re your rear rackrails need to be.

Measure in rack units:
Use rack units (U) to measure the height of the computer rack that you are designing. This would help you to get the accurate size. A rack unit (U) equals 1.75 inches. For instance, a common full-size rack size is 42U which equals 73.5 inches. Rackmount hardware is sold as a (U) size as well. It is common to see a 1U or 2U designation for a specific piece of hardware. This is a shorthand method of adding to see how much room is left when you are planning.

Building your computer rack frame:
You can buy pre-punched rack rails or make them yourself. If you make them, it is important to use the correct hole patterns. The two most common are universal and EIA. Universal hole patters are 5/8, 5/8, repeated and EIA are 1 , repeated. Common thread sizes are 10/32 and 12/24. 11 gauge steel is suggested when making threaded holes.

Specific power requirements:
Before designing your computer rack, decide on the density of power that will be required. Depending on your hardware configuration, you can determine if a vertical or rackmount powerstrips are best.

These are important factors that should be taken into consideration while designing or making a computer rack at home. Keep yourself tuned in to more articles by this author to know about the other things that are to be kept in mind for designing racks for computers at home.

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Develop basic math skills with popular Chinese card game!

Four Cards is a popular Chinese card game that is often played as a competition, and to help students develop basic math skills. The objective of the game is to construct an equation that totals 24 using the four cards you have been dealt, and a combination of the three math operators. The numbered cards are equal to their face value, with A=1, J=11, Q=12, and K=13. The math operators available to you are: Add, subtract, multiply and Divide. Each card can only be used once but the math operators can be repeated. Only whole numbers, zero or greater can be calculated.

To play, you need to place the four cards you are dealt in the four slots, and place the three math operators between them in such a way that the resulting equation equals to 24. You can either drag the cards and operators to the desired slot or simply tap on them. Tapping a card or operator places it in the next open slot from left to right. To remove the card, or an operator from the slot simply tap it again. Four cards, has an intuitive clean interface, and full range of options. It’s a mathematical brain teaser that will test your math skills to the limit.

Let’s say for example, you are dealt the 7, 8, 8 and 2 cards. First place 7 and 8 in the first two slots and place the multiplication operator in between them. This will equal to 56. Next place the second 8 card in the third slot and place a subtraction operator between them. The equation so far equals 48. Now place the final 2 card in the last slot and place the division operator in the third slot making the final equation now equal 24. In the normal mode, you will only dealt cards from Ace to 10. The advanced mode includes face cards 11 through 13 as well, which makes it tougher to solve the equation. Four cards is a classic puzzler game that will both challenge and entertain you.

Features:

* Construct an equation equaling 24 using the face value of four cards
* Mathematical brain teaser that will test your Math skills to the limit
* Intuitive clean interface

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The Advantages And Disadvantages Of Online Games

Everyone needs to take time off from work sometimes and just do something fun. Although everyone has there own version of fun, most people will agree that there is at least what type of game that they like to play. Whether it is a simple card game, a board game, or one of the many online games at your disposal today, everyone has that one thing that they enjoy doing on a relaxed, leisurely afternoon.

The influx of the internet into mainstream society has really altered the way people spend their leisure time. More and more often, people are resorting to playing their favourite board game on the computer using an online version. Furthermore, online computer games have many advantages and disadvantages when compared to traditional games. First of all, online gaming allows someone to play whenever they want. Say for example, you are stuck home by yourself with nothing to do and nobody to visit, you can join an online community of gamers and play an online game that suits your tastes. With online gaming, you dont need to have your other players in your presence. Another advantage to online gaming is the lack of set up and clean up needed to play. Everything is done on the computer making playing the game very easy. You also dont have to worry about cleaning the kitchen or dining room table to create room to play. Online games also allow for easy computational characteristics. For example if you are playing an online monopoly game, all the money transactions are done electronically to avoid human errors.

There are also some disadvantages to online gaming including the lack of communication and family interaction. Traditional board and card games are usually played in a family or friends oriented setting. The whole point it to have fun with everyone you are playing with and build bonds during family time. Online games usually eliminate this aspect of the game even though some allow you to chat between other gamers, its simply not the same. Another disadvantage of online gaming is the fact that it can be a gateway platform to gambling problems. People that fall in love with the ease of online gaming may find themselves indulging in online gambling also. This can be okay if the person has enough self control because online gambling can be very dangerous and risky.

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Improve Your Game By Playing Rugby Online

Rugby is one of the most loved sports of millions of people worldwide. There are some who know how to play this game while there are many who just satisfy themselves by watching others playing this very interesting sport. Such people are found to watch the sport with great enthusiasm but when asked a few questions about the game, they are unable to answer. There are many people who like this sport very much but do not have enough time to appoint a coach or trainer to learn the fine nuances of the game. Such people know the basic rules but do not understand the game very well. All such people just need to play this game online and notice the difference it brings in their life.
Playing Rugby online is a great way of bringing an improvement in your game.

Neither do you need to devote any elaborate time or spend any money to widen your knowledge on this game. Just play it online on a regular basis and you would sooner find yourself mastering this sport to its fecundity. You can hone your skills and not just bring an improvement in your game but also widen your knowledge about the history of the game and some important facts related to it. This game is becoming popular by every growing day and a lot of youngsters are found to be getting increasingly attracted towards this game.

This game has striking resemblances to fute ball and was originally found to be the most loved game of ancient England. This game is highly enthralling and you need to be very energetic to play this game. If you try your hands at this game without much practice then there is every possible chance of getting hurt. It looks similar to football although the contrasting difference is that unlike football, this game restricts the players from suing their foot. The similarity is in the use of the ball and one ball is used to play this game. But the players have to use only their hands during the throw.

There are special rules called Cambridge Rules which is important to know well in advance. This game looks very simple by its mere sight but there are a lot of complexities that must be taken onto consideration for playing this game on a professional level. If you play Rugby online, you will become well-versed in all the rules and would master this game very soon.

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Manga Games Get Animated, Get Gaming

If you were to ask anyone today, if they were interested in online gaming, then you are bound to get a positive reply hands down. This is how much people enjoy these online games these days. And if you were to look after the reason for such craze that people have for these games, the answer is their simplicity. These games are such that you do not have to put in any hard efforts to understand them or to win them. These are targeted at giving you the correct entertainment value, so that it would lift your mood up when you are bored or are extremely tired after a hard days work.

Manga games and all of the other popular online games just do the same.
Talking about the online gaming industry, its growth has been completely exceptional in the past decade or so. One main reason is that for these games, all you need is a fast internet connection and a good PC with basic specifications. Given the fact that number of ISPs have increased in the past few years, the fact of getting a good internet connection does not matter much. The second reason is that you can play all of these games for free. One does not need to give any extra money or any signing amount for being able to play the games. This attracts a hell lot of people, who then get stuck to these games like anything.

Manga games take you to land of animation creatures from the land of Japan probably. All of the characters in these games are of the Asian decent probably. Talking about the games, there are a few racing games, few shooting games etc. Talking about the racing game, you have your character, who is on a motorbike. The game is available in two formats. In one you would have to beat the clock, and in the other format, you would have to be the first, beating your opponents. One can choose what mode he wants to play. The shooting games are simple, where you would be required to shoot down your targets. There are also puzzle games and dodging games, which are available.

These Manga games are absolutely for you, if you are in dire need of some entertainment. These games are not hard to play and neither are complicated, so that you would not understand, what you need, and what you want. This would make sure that people win a lot of these games, and they in turn would feel good from inside.

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The main benefits your kids enjoy while playing video games

Whether you play a game over your PC or over any mobile device, the fact is it is amongst the topmost most fad in this world . Playing games have a long history . Many of the people who started during their childhood seems to be continue for long in the adult age. Thanks to their incredible amount of passion they have for playing video games. Though you could find parents and teachers worrying approximately the way kids play video games, however, these games can give you more benefits. Hence playing video games is not all about negative effects; it does have a couple of benefits, which we will be discussing in this post. So let’s check them out.

If your child is playing they would never going to fall down and get injured unlike they are seen while playing other games over the park or playgrounds. If kids are able to submerge in these games, they are able to just remove the stress and pain they have in their minds. In fact, considering this advantage many of the hospitals have video games which kids play while they are being treated for any aching thing. According to one report published in a Nottingham University medical department journal, kids can not only get away from the pain while they are treated for any painful things but also develop other useful skills .

As per a quantity of medical reports, playing different video games can be further converted into certain physiotherapy exercises. This simply means that if you have any physical injury you are bound to recover fast from the same via the motor skills and coordination things. . Further, kids are able to improve their eye and hand coordination by playing good video games. Also, by playing awesome games you may end up going good in your choice making skills.

You also learn a couple of social skills as well along with adding up your creativity, which helps a lot in encouraging the flair for things like design, graphics and technology. Most of the games also can help the kids to improve their language skills along with their math skills as these have dissimilar levels, which have to be covered by kids when they play games . Another benefit you enjoy while playing the computer games amongst kids is to have self confidence especially if they are playing strategy games. Also, you learn effects like problem issues, cognitive skills. In this fashion, next time when you see your kids playing video games, make certain you do not take effects wrong after all they could end up honing a couple of way out skills.