VPN- Virtual Private Networks
What is a VPN? A Virtual Private Networks (VPN) allows you to connect to the internet via a server run by a VPN provider. All data traveling between your computer, phone or tablet, and this “VPN server” is securely encrypted. As a result of this setup, VPNs: Provide privacy by hiding your internet activity from your ISP (and government) Allow you to evade censorship (by school, work, your ISP, or government) Allow you to “geo-spoof” your location in order to access services unfairly denied to you based on your geographical location (or when you are on holiday) Protect you against…Read More
Most used Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) response status codes
The first digit of the status code specifies one of five standard classes of responses. The message phrases shown are typical, but any human-readable alternative may be provided. 1xx Informational responses An informational response indicates that the request was received and understood. It is issued on a provisional basis while request processing continues. It alerts the client to wait for a final response. The message consists only of the status line and optional header fields, and is terminated by an empty line. 100 Continue: The server has received the request headers and the client should proceed to send the request…Read More
Facebook Pixel: Give your business a new Dimension
Facebook advertisements are expensive and there are multiple examples you don’t get the desired outcome. Engagement on your post is never enough to justify the high cost you paid for your facebook advertisements. The response and engagements are random. If you have ever thought of this, you are not alone. Marketing agencies often face problems when it comes to preparing document for the ad. There are multiple complaints registered regarding the facebook monetization strategy and not getting the proper outcome. Well, leaving the complainers aside, you could try more advanced technologies on facebook; Facebook Pixel. The pixel is simple…Read More
To our Rock Stars
Integrity Idol 2016 Integrity Idol is a global campaign run by citizens in search of honest government officials. It aims to generate debate around the idea of integrity and demonstrate the importance of honesty and personal responsibility. Web Robo was delighted to be a part of success behind the global campaign Integrity Idol Nepal 2016 in Kathmandu whose winner was Dor Bikram Shrees, a school principal in Gulmi. For other nominees, you can cick here. Web Robo would like to thank all those volunteers who provided their heart and body to take the event towards its success. We…Read More
Li-Fi is there, Pack-up your Wi-Fi
Today's digital world seems empty without wifi. Not having proper wifi connection is a panic situation for us. Ever thought, what would the world like if something replacing wifi arrives? Well, it’s time you know about Li-fi. Recently, we were going through this topic and found out an interesting article on BBC news entitled ‘Li-Fi 100 times faster than wifi’ which says Li-Fi has been successfully tested on a working office in Estonia. This article explains in brief about Introduction to Li-fi, Its working mechanism, difference between lifi and wifi and advantage/disadvantage of LiFi. What is Li-Fi? Light Fidelity or…Read More
How to add a new user account in windows 10?
When we first open up our computer running on windows 10, we see that there is only one account through which we can access the computer. If you are THE admin of the computer and have logged in with your Microsoft account, then you will have no problems whatsoever logging in. But everyone else who has no access to your Microsoft account password will be unable to access the computer unless you had added a new account to the computer. This is the account through which someone will be able to access your computer (most probably your…Read More
10 Unknown Surprising facts about Android
Android has been around for nearly a decade already and a lot has changed since the beginning. What started as just one simple phone has become a powerhouse on countless devices and form factors. The history of Android is a very interesting story. You might think you know everything there is to know about Android, but we’ve got 10 things you probably didn’t know. Check it out! Google did not create Android Nowadays Google and Android are synonymous with each other, but you may be surprised to find out that was not always the case. Android was founded…Read More
7 Sites you can visit to take a break from work
Focusing on the task at hand for long hours can be very challenging. You have experienced it (unless you are a workaholic) and I have experienced it. Instead of scrolling infinitely in our social media sites, let’s look at some fun work safe websites you can visit to take a break from work and ultimately become more productive at your work . 9gag 9gag is a site you hop to feeling laxed and come out LYAO. The contents presented (I think) are based on the points the 9gagers vote. You can also switch to the sections which excite you more than…Read More
Facebook now partially free on Ncell
Ncell announced on February 14, 2017, that Facebook will be offered to their users partially free of cost. This service will be live in the first hour of February 15, 2017. Using the telecom giant’s services, you can view the text status, upload your photos and comment, like & share for free. But there is a catch. Viewing the photos and videos posted by your friends on Facebook costs money. Not only that, you will also have to dig into your pockets to chat with your friends on Facebook. So, basically, you cannot chat, view…Read More
List of Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Nepal
Given the number of Internet Service Providers (ISPs) currently available, choosing the right ISP can turn into a real headache. Whether it is the first time you are getting a personal internet connection or switching to a new internet service provider because the ISP you are currently engaging with is just not good enough, or you are fed up with sharing an internet connection with someone who is not very co-operative: you have got yourselves a job in your hands to choose “The Right Nepali Net”. Let's look at some of the famous Internet Service Providers in the Nepalese…Read More
What is Tootle App? The Tootle Controversy
Tootle is a transportation app that is causing shockwaves in the transportation sectors of the nation and particularly the capital Kathmandu. Oftentimes called the Nepali version of the famous Uber, this app has been developed by who seem like a highly intelligent set of Nepali entrepreneurs of HyperLoop Nepal. Riders who are willing to share their ride can sign up to make their services available for those in need of a quick ride. How does Tootle Work? The rider who is willing to share the ride for some extra cash or out of some other agenda registers a location. The…Read More
NTC extend 4G service in Kathmandu and Pokhara
Nepal Telecom is set to introduce 4G services to their GSM Pre-Paid users from 4th February 2017. The service, which was already available to the post-paid users, is being extended to the pre-paid users of the national telecom giants. Referencing the recent escalation in the number of post-paid customers willing to sign up for the service; Nepal Telecom has decided to provide the service to all customers in Kathmandu and Pokhara. Initially, customers on the other districts will have to wait a bit longer to reap the benefits of this service. The 4G service will be available only…Read More
Best Tech Channels on YouTube
Like any other categories, the tech channel on YouTube is very competitive. When we want a real demo of how the gadgets that we are considering to buy works and how the displays actually are, YouTube is the best place to go. The best YouTubers on business can help you from a lot of suffering of the unknown attractive looking-by standard products. Get great product reviews and a grip on what is happening in the tech world by subscribing these Tech YouTube Channels. I present to you ‘The top ten YouTube Tech Channels.’ Linus Tech tips PocketNow MKBHD Unbox…Read More
How to know if someone read your email?
Waiting for a response to your email seamlessly can be very distressing. Stand on a job seeker’s shoes and you will all feel the need of a reliable email tracking software. Checking in on their emails every once in a while to see if someone read and responded is the way of life for those people. Email trackers to your assistance. Today, we will look into some of the email trackers which might be helpful in circumstances such as the one explained above. Whether you are a salesman keen on knowing how your emails are performing or an…Read More
IBM Bluemix- Innovative Cloud Computing
IBM® Bluemix® is IBM’s cloud computing service that combines Platform as a Service (Paas) and Infrastructure as a Service (Iaas) together and provides cloud services that can be easily integrated with Paas and IaaS to build business application rapidly (This does not signifies that Bluemix uses RAD model for development). Whether you have a small scale business that plans to go to large scale or you have a large enterprise that requires additional isolation, Bluemix has cloud deployments that would mostly fit your need. With the help of Bluemix, you can have a cloud space with boundaries i.e. safer cloud…Read More
Insane (But True) Facts about Internet
Unimaginably harder and laborious- that is how the world would feel like if there were no internet anymore. That is one thing we all know about this nothing but 0s and 1s world of internet. But there are certain things that most of us don’t know about the internet. Today we will shed lights on the dark corners that are away from the glowing space of the internet. The internet weighs two ounces: as much as a standard coin. 50 million horsepower is needed to run the thing. 13 billion websites are online at this moment Gmail is not Google’s…Read More
Learn Android Programming step by step
Introduction to Android Android is an open source platform and the most popular OS for mobile phones. Android is often confused with Google’s OS but actually android is an open source project that works on Android OS for mobile phones, gears, wears and Auto. Android Operating System Android OS (Operating System) is the most popular OS for mobile phones and tablets. Companies like, Samsung, Sony, Htc, etc. uses android OS for their smart phones. The first versions of android OS are released in an alphabetic order as they update to higher versions. Some of the major releases include, Version 1.6:…Read More
Top 10 Groundbreaking innovations of 2016
Innovation and moving forward is something mankind just cannot keep itself away from. When we had nothing to communicate, we developed signs. Next in line: written language. Then we created the means to send a message through pigeons and letter posting. Very few people thought we will be able to communicate sitting miles apart. Alexander Graham Bell gifted them with his telephone. Nowadays, we communicate wirelessly. Charging a device wirelessly, which seemed like a distant future is now a reality. With the year coming to its end, we take a look back at how innovative the year 2016…Read More
The art of Pitching
Coming up with a brilliant idea is hard, but to convince someone to work on them is even harder. You don’t pitch unless you need something. You need to pitch your idea to the other side every time you need something. Convincing is the fact that matters whether pitching is done or funding a startup, a business or on a date. The goal of pitching is to make someone as easy as possible to say ‘yes’. Coming to the point, the art of bringing and presenting an idea to someone somewhere who can provide resources you need is called pitching.…Read More
Web Robo in M&S Meet the mentor session
Business Valuation and Fundraising are the main outlines to work on both before and after starting any business or project plan. The main point on to provide emphasis on is the budget, return and cost factors. Many ideas lag behind this step and still seek for the plans for growth. We were pleased to listen from our mentor Mr. Abhaya Poudel for M&S NEXT Venture CORP on the topic Business Valuation and Fundraising. Business Valuation The process to determine the economic value of a business or company is called Business Valuation. It can be used diversely to determine the fair…Read More
Congratulations! Helmets Nepal
“A friendship founded from business is better than business founded from friendship.” No business can grow without valuable customers and who couldn’t understand how it can make differences. We would like to congratulate the whole Helmets Nepal Team on reaching the milestone of 1000 clients. We started out journey together and we are glad to see the whole team succeeding together. We are privileged to be a part of your website building team and it’s a moment of pleasure for us to share this happiness together. We hope our bond gets stronger day by day. We, Team Web-Robo are very…Read More
Is it safe to clean computer with a vacuum cleaner?
Many people use the suction power of vacuum cleaner/compressor to get the dirt out of their precious computers- with which they spend a good chunk of their time surfing and bouncing from one page to another in an attempt to get info or have fun. I can’t think of any other reasons- getting to the point- is it a good idea to clean your computer with the vacuum cleaners? And more importantly, is it safe to clean computer with a vacuum cleaner? The Wet Perspective There are two types of vacuum cleaners based on the usage of water particles- dry…Read More
Website Development in Nepal
Everybody thinks that Website development is a simple straight-forward process. And that is exactly how it looks from the outside. But the truth behind the curtains is something else. You will discover that it is not as casual as it seems. Website development- this familiar and simple term is a giant behemoth hidden inside its cuddly bunny disguise. There are lethal sharks circling around this water. They are present there only to take a piece of you. Interesting Fact: Website development industry of US alone is worth $20.1 Billion. Every month 16 million new websites are added. …Read More
Why are cell phones always rectangular in shape?
We see a lot of circles, a lot of wheels and a lot of rectangles and squares in our daily life. But one of our most beloved possessions happens to be in rectangular shape: The mobiles/cell phones. And they are not the only ones. Other digital devices such as the monitor/screen also happen to have the rectangular shape. Yes, I know it skips our memories most of the time. But have you ever wondered why they are in rectangular shape? Circular shapes are waste of valuable space Rectangular objects are easier to handle How human eye perceive has got something…Read More
Importance of digital marketing in present era
With the upgrades and development in the modern technologies, most of the businesses are looking forward to keeping them up. They are either updating their business models with digital one or keeping up current marketing attempts with internet marketing approach. Indeed, it is the initial step to attract targeted audiences online that will distinguish among successfully thriving business and the one that failed. Even after you get lots of daily traffic to your site, it will not be useful until you boost the conversion rate. So, willing to learn digital marketing? With the advancement in internet marketing approach, there are…Read More
Top 10 web design training resources
Are you willing to learn web design or improve your website design skill? With the increasing number of website design company in Nepal, website design professional is coming on the rise. However, to carry out website venture and make your website available in top 10 list can be very difficult without proper web design skill. Website design can be daunting if you do not pay more attention in the skills. But, If you are really interested in making your career as a proficient website designer, then you do not have to worry. There are various training resources which make your…Read More
Sites that will increase your productivity
Increasing productivity is something every professional thrives for. It is hard to keep track of all the emails in multiple mailing platforms. Especially, when there are multiple mails within a single platform. As if that was not enough, there are also so many flashy and appealing contents available in the internet. It is hard to concentrate on work and execute them effectively and efficiently! Today we will look into some sites that will help us demagnetize the magnetizing effect of some very tempting sites and manage our assets better. PostBox PostBox is the ultimate mail management system. It allows you…Read More
How badly do strikes/Bandhs affect Nepal’s IT?
The unnecessary strike that sometimes turns ugly grasps Nepal and its major cities once in a while. The strikes that are called upon with ill motives affect each and every industrial sector and every class of people. Given the mobility with which IT industry can work, people might think that Banda or Strikes do not affect IT sector (of Nepal). After all, all they need to work is a computer and the internet and they’re off. Today we will dig deep and discover the truth of it. While it is true that IT is a very mobile sector and allows…Read More
How to keep yourself away from social sites?
It is very easy to get hung up in the tantrums of the social media. It’s very appealing and pleasing to the eye (and mind), after all. Viewing gags, memes, jokes and gifs is certainly very refreshing and chatting with your friends is a very good option to pass your leisure time. The problem arises when we use it all the time. It is time to wonder if we are doing it just enough or exploiting it beyond the threshold. The time has come for each of us spending hours of our valuable time on social media to ask ourselves…Read More
Does Google and Facebook page actually load faster?
Many people do not realize it. But Google and Facebook have systems that make their page load quicker than other websites. You might remember yourself going crazy because of the time these silicon giants made you wait while loading their page. But believe it or not, Google and Facebook actually have systems deployed to make their pages load faster. Today, we will look at the systems that make their pages load faster. What has Facebook got under its sleeves? Facebook has installed a system they call “Big Pipe” to accelerate their page load speed. This system was installed in 2009…Read More
The Top jobs in Demand: LinkedIn
This article is based on the article published by the largest network of professionals- The LinkedIn. The image below is the Top 25 hottest jobs that were in most demand in 2015. (Do not spend too much time on this image. This data is not obsolete but it is outdated. A newer data waits for you further below) This is an infographic published by Sohan Murthy (a former LinkedIn Employee) on January 12, 2016, on LinkedIn. For the people who are having a problem with the image, I am going to list them here manually along with the changes in…Read More
Best of Top Digital Assistant Apps
There used to be a time when we longed for a smart dependable digital virtual assistant and there were none. But now the problem is that there are a ton of them. With the ubiquitous presence of all these top digital assistants that sound and seem smarter than some human beings, it is easy to get your head whirl pooled in trying to choose the best one for you. Today we’re gonna list some of the most promising digital virtual assistants. We’ll also do a fair enough run through of these Top Digital Assistants including but not limited to…Read More
Tips to prevent followers fallout
There is a saying “Getting to the top is the easier part; staying there is the hard bit”. I think you get the sense here. You can mount up the number of followers in a social media. But, if you cannot keep them, then it will be like filling a gallon with a big fat hole in the back. I think everybody knows the importance of followers in any social media platform and I do not need to explain them here. So, it is pivotal to keep the followers you get. Today I will share some of the tips you…Read More
Top keyboard shortcuts: How to use computer without touching mouse?
How many keyboard shortcuts do you know about? Give it a thought. Try to remember before reading on. We’ll wait for you. Well. How many can you remember? A handful of keyboard shortcuts- it’s good. You can only remember two or three. Not so good, I guess. More than a dozen! And you use them regularly. Awesome! Someone is smart and efficient and saving a lot of time. There are a group of awesome keyboard shortcuts that people know little about. And there is another group of shortcuts which are well known. Most of the computer professionals use these well-known…Read More
How to increase Google plus followers?
There always are stories circling around the net that a single post of a certain superstar is worth thousands of dollars. This is because they have a strong social profile. They are backed by a ton of followers on social media. A high number of followers assure a high number of impressions. The high number of impression, in turn, ensures a high number of post views. And a ton of post views means you are getting the message through to a large audience. Whether it is a social cause, an ad or just a meme, post reach matters! Take for instance the…Read More
Web-Robo & Accountability
Accountability Lab is a group of committed change makers. It is an incubator for young people to build accountability in their societies. Their flagship program called the ‘Accountability Incubator’. This program is intended for young leaders to help build sustainable, effective tools for accountability to make the right impact on society. These young leaders are called ‘Accountapreneurs’. And during the latest selection of Accountapreneurs, our team of Web-robo has been provided with a rare privilege to work with the Accountability Lab Nepal’s Board of Directors. We express our deep gratitude to Mr. Narayan Adhikari- Head of Accountability Lab and Mr.…Read More
Does a messy desktop slows down your computer?
The desktop is usually used as a destination to use frequently accessed files. There is no place better than desktop for quick access to the important documents. Some people don’t want their “precious” to get buried inside the layers of folders. So, they cast aside their important files in the desktop to save the trouble of having to memorize the location and navigating through the folder system. But does having a cluttered desktop slow down your computer? It depends on the number of files and the weight of the files you have on the desktop. If you…Read More
Internet of things
Internet of things is an idea of connecting the digital machines and devices that can be digitized. This will allow us a better control over the things we possess. Internet of things is a term coined by Kevin Ashton in 1999 while working in the Auto-ID centers. According to Wikipedia Internet of Things can be defined as: “The internet of things (IoT) is the network of physical devices, vehicles, buildings and other items—embedded with electronics, software, sensors, and network connectivity that enables these objects to collect and exchange data” What has been accomplished? Internet of things already has been applied…Read More
13 Useful Google Search Techniques
Most of us simply use plain text to search in Google. But there are some very interesting google search techniques that are very useful. Why do I even need to learn Google Search Techniques? Well, it’s simply a case of preference: working harder or working smarter. If you want to browse Google smartly, these Google search techniques will certainly help you. It’s like choosing between adding a number multiple times and multiplication. Either add x no of times or multiply just once. Today we’re gonna share some of the most famous and useful search techniques with you. “The Double Quotes” for…Read More
Web Robo in MSP reception
Microsoft Innovation Center is one of many programs run by Microsoft. The primary objective of this organization is to help Microsoft Technology enthusiasts become Microsoft Professionals. As per this concept, Microsoft has applied the Microsoft Student Partner (MSP) policy. According to this policy, Microsoft chooses two Microsoft representatives (a girl and boy) from each college. Each MSP is a Microsoft ambassador for their particular college. They organize various informative seminars, meetups and boot camps to keep the students updated on the current and future trends; and competitions to unleash the hidden potential of the developer within them. Microsoft through these…Read More
Together with STARTUPSNepal
You can never get fed up with motivation and kind words. And when you get one, you have to acknowledge it. That’s Theory of Reciprocity; which applies to all the (good) people. It was very kind of STARTUPSNepal’s Pratik Shrestha and Juliana Shrestha who spread the good words all over about us in their article: Rising from the rubbles. You have the highest gratitude of web-robo. Sharing your platform to give us the exposure in front of so many of your reader will forever make us indebted to you. We might never be able to reimburse what you've done for us; but it is…Read More
Top 5 best trends in web design 2016
Nothing grabs your attention like the catchy and dramatic designs. The vibrant color combinations, a big image with a fancy slider or a subtle one, inclusion of animations, the unusual use of elements as well catches your attention much quicker. Use of these techniques definitely will mark on the mind of the page visitors and the matter of fact “First impression is the last impression”. Here, are the collections of top 5 best trends in web design 2016 ruling the web design in today’s internet and that has been encouraging the user interaction. Big images We have been seeing a lot of…Read More
Coalition with: JOSSA Nepal Children Home
JOSSA Children Home is an orphanage run by JOSSA Nepal, which is a registered, non-political, non-governmental, non-profit making and benevolent and humanitarian voluntary organization. The children home has been working to ensure the rights of abandoned, destitute and needy children who are deprived from basic necessities of food, education, shelter and health in a nurturing and healthy community environment. According to the national population census of 1991, About 532000 children between the ages of 8-14 years are in famine of food, shelter and education opportunity. Indicator of destitute and orphan children shows steep rise in the incident of street children in the main cities…Read More
“My husband,living abroad cried for 3 days, because he couldn't contact us after the earthquake” said one of the female protagonist of a documentary, which was about her survival days during the Great Earthquake that hit Kathmandu in April 25,2015. The crowd gave a good round of applause to the team of Onion Films, whose five documentary regarding the disaster were being showcased at Embassy Cafe, Lazimpat on Friday, April 29. A good number of visitors, both national and international, students and some INGO's filled up the hall. The event was hosted by Accountability labs, Onion Films and Thompson Reuters…Read More
Why startup business should choose WordPress?
Of all the platforms that are available for website development, WordPress has become the choice of most of the web developers and clients alike. Currently, of all the websites built, roughly 70% is developed using WordPress. So, why is there so much hype on website development using WordPress whether be it a settled business site or just a startup business? But first, let’s get the general sense of WordPress. The fact that you are interested in reading a blog on Wordpress gives me an idea about you. You know about WordPress. But, nevertheless, I’ll give a rough idea for the…Read More
7 Reasons Why You Need A Website For Your Business.
Each business serves its own purpose. But to be at the forefront of a competitive market, one needs a website to be the ultimate leader in their niche. Here we present 7 reasons why you need a website to boost your business. Worldwide presence:- Website for your business is like a cherry on the cake. It will only add more flavour, more charm to your business. If that's not enough, think about the global exposure it gives, that you can easily promote your business to international clients and give them the link to your website to get to know about your…Read More