Cutting Edge Secrets To Dominate The Rankings On Google And Get Massive Traffic

Knowing how to get good rankings on Google is a really important skill that will significantly benefit your business. The primary reason for this is that it allows you to benefit from highly qualified search engine traffic which is the lifeblood of your business.

Ever since the rise of Google getting quality inbound links has become extremely important as this is the major factor for determining how well your site ranks in the eyes of the search engines. This can also be an extreme challenge to get right.

The best way to do this is to build a quality website that people want to link to. If you look at popular sites like MySpace they do not have to ask as people will naturally link to them since they are a good content website.

The most important type of link to get is a one way one. Many years ago … Read More

OpenGL Terrain Generation – An Introduction

Introduction

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http://www.codeproject.com/opengl/OPENGLTG.asp

I have always been interested in computer graphics and their applications. Data representation and visualization is one of the main areas of HCI (Human Computer Interaction), and the better you make the interaction between a machine and a human, the more productivity will be generated by both the human and the machine. I had some experience with OpenGL during my undergraduate studies while attending the California Polytechnic University. Unfortunately, I never got a chance to pursue the more advanced features of the OpenGL library, given my time and work responsibilities.

You can find more about OpenGL at http://www.opengl.org . There are also a bunch of good literature available on the topic of Computer Graphics and OpenGL that you can refer for further advances. Please check the Background / Reference section for … Read More

Privacy Issues Surrounding Biometric Technology

The terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center have provoked in-depth discussion and study of existing security measures, their deficiencies, and how to enhance security to prevent similar terrorist attacks from occurring in the future. Biometric technology has risen to the top of the list as a possible solution. The government is not the only entity exploring biometric security systems. The financial services industry see biometrics as a way to curb identity theft. Biometrics are intrinsic physical characteristics used to identify individuals. The most commonly used biometric is fingerprints but others include, handprints, facial features, iris & retinal scans, and voice recognition.

Soon after 9/11 there were calls for the issuance of national ID cards containing biometric information on an RFID chip implanted on the card. The argument is that national ID cards will increase security by identifying individuals with their unique fingerprints which are much more difficult to counterfeit … Read More