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ynhdrRAID repair is often necessary when the hard drive array system is corrupted. RAID means redundant array of independent disks and this works together in order to minimize data loss. Sometimes, RAID can also give the computer system additional processing speed. But overall, this is designed in order to duplicate the files that are saved in order to reduce its loss. Data like business databases, pictures, music, movies, and many others can be saved with a RAID. However, if this is not working properly, it is recommended to perform a professional RAID repair immediately.

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jcwin the long run, both jazz and classical music show every sign of thriving. During the 1950s Thelonious Monk sold pitifully few records compared with Patti Page. It is of course tragic that Monk did not live to see the tables turned. Yet turned they are – and likely to remain so for posterity.

Now let us step back from the vicissitudes of the current marketplace and look briefly at music history. At its broadest, the term “classical music” covers all European (and some American) art music since the Middle Ages. But as a practical matter, what most people mean by “classical …


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“If the data is there, we can get it back,” asserts Jeffrey McDonald, UK business development manager for the U.S.-based Hard Disk Recovery Services. It’s only when it isn’t there, for example when a [SAVE command] has not worked, that we have to tell the client we can’t do it.”

Not all “drive failures” are real, …


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cd-rNews that the levy on CD-Recordables (CD-R) and digital audio tapes DAT) would be suspended temporarily came as a pleasant surprise to IT managers who spent the first two weeks of the year scrounging for backup media. The saga, however, has only gotten more complicated.

The Canadian Copyright Board isn’t expected to decide on the details of the levy until this spring, which meant that importers and manufacturers had to raise their prices for the worst-case scenario. However, on Jan.18, the Canadian Private Copying Collective, an organization set up by the Canadian recording industry to collect the funds, announced that it will …


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cbbWilliam Golding’s “Lord Of The Flies” shows that a society with a fragile structure of rules will ultimately break down. We’re just about approaching that meltdown point with the Web, and it all centers on copyright protection.

There’s nothing new about the copyright argument itself. Copyrights protect expression and not facts, ideas or information. In its current iteration, almost anything published on the Web can be considered copyrighted the moment it is published. But at least one new software product allows users to alter the look of Web pages and, therefore, modify a corporation’s form of expression.

The technology is from Third …


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In Arts

gaagjToday there exists a group of artists who specialize in jazz-themed art, and their work is selling better than ever. For them, the desire to create jazz art stems from a deep affinity with the music and its visual interpretations. And galleries across the country are taking notice. From private sales to festival posters and corporate commissions, jazz art is making it to the big time.

The Appeal of Jazz Art

The rise in demand for jazz art can be attributed to the strong economy and the growth of the art market in general. But there are also a number of specific …