PCI Compliance Myths and Reality

Before proceeding further, we need to know about PCI. PCI stands for Payment Card Industry. Since cards are used extensively in different forms for execution of various types of transactions therefore there is the dire need to assure safety and security of personal information of the card users. There is a set of specific security standards that were developed and to safeguard the card information during and following a financial transaction.

All the business organizations and other institutions need to comply by the PCI standards. Continue reading “PCI Compliance Myths and Reality”

What’s Your Printing Policy?

Businesses are always looking for ways to cut costs and reduce their carbon footprint. But, what if there was a way you could do both at the same time?

Well, actually there is. By establishing a printing policy at your company, you can drastically reduce waste and save money. A printing policy outlines rules and standards regarding how employees can print. This includes everything from establishing limits on how many pages each employee can print, to mandatory default settings, and when color printing is allowed.

Have you ever walked past a printer or MFP and asked yourself whether the jobs sitting in the output tray are ever claimed or whether that email you came across could have been printed in black and white rather than color? If so, a printing policy can help address and erase doubts to ensure your office printing is being conducted at the most reasonable cost possible. Continue reading “What’s Your Printing Policy?”

What Are the Uses of UAV Photography?

Do you think that unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are only for the Army and recreational use? Then think again, as UAV photography is becoming increasingly popular for an array of reasons.

As the use of drones and UAVs in both the commercial and recreational markets has risen, so too has the number of industries, businesses and individuals requiring UAV photography to assist in their various tasks and projects.

So what are the different uses of UAV photography?

Events and marketing

Having aerial footage of an event can create a stunning shot, whether this is from a commercial marketing event, or a more personal occasion, such as a wedding. Continue reading “What Are the Uses of UAV Photography?”

Brain Plasticity And The Wonder Of Cognition

With a new understanding of brain plasticity, the “brain rules” have shifted. You’ve been programmed to anticipate an unending mental decline with your aging parents. You probably have been reading much about “brain training” and “brain fitness” and questioned, “What is all the Fuss About?” After many months of work, we have just released our inaugural account on the emerging Brain Fitness Software Market, and we want to share Ten of the Key Findings with you. Now,we all know about brain plasticity. Continue reading “Brain Plasticity And The Wonder Of Cognition”

Taking in the Sights and Sounds of Slovakia

Slovakia, also the Slovak Republic, is a landlocked country located smack dab in the middle of Europe. Its neighboring countries include Poland, Ukraine, the Czech Republic, and finally, Austria. The country of Slovakia covers 19,000 square miles and is highly mountainous.

Slovakias population is over 5.4 million and it is comprised of mostly Slovaks. The largest and capital city of Slovakia is Bratislava. This countrys people arrived in the area in the 5th and 6th centuries. However, it wasnt until the 7th century that they played a large role in the creation of Samos Empire. Continue reading “Taking in the Sights and Sounds of Slovakia”

What Is a QSA?

Since the formation of Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards back in 2004, PCI DSS has setup its requirement for financial service providers and large merchants to use QSAs to carry out onsite assessments and to check on Compliance and security. QSA stands for Qualified Security Assessors; it is a designation awarded to individuals by the PCI Security Standards Council, whom it finds qualifying to execute consulting services and PCI assessments.

Recently, PCI DSS has expanded to take in its guidelines for training QSAs and some other advancement. Continue reading “What Is a QSA?”

The Imperial Pools & Design Guide to an Energy Efficient Pool

Imperial Pools and Design is the top choice in Tucson, Arizona for custom pool and spa design, service, and maintenance. Our company started back in 2012 after founder Patrick Crone had been pursing a career working on aircraft as a mechanical engineer. It was his experience in engineering that helped him see an opportunity to build and service pools in the region in an efficient and innovative manner that no one else was doing. Part of this innovation is working on pools in an efficient and sustainable manner. Continue reading “The Imperial Pools & Design Guide to an Energy Efficient Pool”

Easy At-home Muscle Therapy

There are few things that couch potatoes and athletes have in common, but one of them is muscle pain. Muscle pain is often caused by strenuous workouts, mild injuries or a lack of activity. For either type of muscle pain, there are some simple therapeutic techniques to relieve the pain and soreness. Though you will feel better immediately, muscle therapy must continue for a few weeks to make real improvements.

To alleviate muscle tightness and soreness, do not rub back and forth. Whether you are rubbing your own muscles or having someone do it for you, rub in only one direction. Continue reading “Easy At-home Muscle Therapy”

Hotels in Zion National Park

Zion National Park is the thirty-fourth largest park in the nation. Thirty-fourth isnt that impressive, yet its still over 146,000 acres of incredible wilderness. The park is host to towering plateaus, narrow slot canyons, and pristine water pools all of which may be explored by you. Zion has enough activities to keep you entertained for days on end. After enjoying the park during the day, enjoy the night in one of its many hotels. Here are five tips for enjoying your stay at one of Zions hotels. Continue reading “Hotels in Zion National Park”

Inflatable Tree House Doubles as a Ground Tent or Floating Cabin

The Most Comfortable Tents in The World.

With the sky being the only limit, take your camping experience to the next level. Tree tents by Tentsile allows you to camp anywhere from a nature retreat to a portable tree house. All terrain camping solutions can be answered with the acclaimed new designs that are disrupting the outdoor camping industry.

The ever growing need to camp and sleep in the air has brought up a great line of suspended tree tents. One is a multifunctional camping shelter that can be pitched in a tree or on the ground. Continue reading “Inflatable Tree House Doubles as a Ground Tent or Floating Cabin”