Tag: Friends

Feb 10 2014

Save Your Battery- Stop Using The Facebook App On Your Phone

Over the past week,  I did a little experiment  with my android phone and its battery life.  I have been running into some issues with my android phone and the amount of battery life that I was getting.  My phone wasn’t lasting whole day without charge,  and this wasn’t acceptable considering that I don’t use  …

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Mar 01 2013

Are You Losing Friends On Facebook?

Facebook seems to have established itself as one of those necessary evils. Facebook is scary when you think about the liabilities of sharing private information socially, over the Internet. Facebook’s privacy policies are almost a revolving door of trying to push what is considered private information in public information, but what’s worse than that is …

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Feb 08 2013

How To Remove Ads From Skype

A little while back, Microsoft started placing advertisements in to the Skype application. I understand that Skype is, for the most part, a free application that extended to the public because of the advertisements that can be placed into it. The thing I didn’t like about the advertisements, as I understand it, is that Microsoft …

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Oct 02 2012

Want to lose those last few friends you have sending you emails? Use this Mozilla Thunderbird plug-in

Are you anal enough that when people send you emails, and they’re not formatted correctly; do you just freak the hell out? Do you start off on a diatribe in private about where’s the proper subject, or what in the hell would someone send this e-mail to me; it’s stupid! Well, happy birthday… There’s a …

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Jan 25 2012

My 6 Fun things to hate over at Facebook

Facebook is the most recognizable websites of the Internet and it boasts the largest number of members, at 800,000+ that’s a pretty good number. Last year Facebook made some changes, they were not so good, so Facebook changed them again. And over the years Facebook has become one of those things I tolerate because everyone …

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Aug 31 2011

Facebook Counters Google+ with on ‘privacy inline’

I don’t know the exact visiting records of Facebook, but I know that from the reports from the web, Google+ has been showing a burst of activity; its showing rapid growth… And with how Google+ is rolling out some of there services, it’s no wonder. They’ve been taking the best parts of Twitter and Facebook …

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Jun 21 2011

Video Chat/Calling Requires a standard protocol

Video chat is becoming more and more popular and the fact is that there’s no standard right now for it; everyone is coming up with their own protocol for doing video chat— everyone saying and thinking that their version is better. It may be, but there needs to be a standard in video chat. I …

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Jan 10 2011

Top 5 Reasons: Why I don’t use Adobe Reader

Years ago Adobe Reader was the de facto application for viewing PDF files. And PDF files are considered the Internet standard for which to store and present reports, and presentation, or even just to send information to someone that you don’t want it easily changed or modified. The distribution of Adobe reader was in pretty …

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Nov 11 2009

Questioning SmartPhones: They just need to work.

There’s this jockeying contest right now for who can be the best Smartphone out there and I don’t really care; I don’t. They’re advertising these Smartphones like they’re the best thing since sliced bread, but it’s not swaying me to change or do any thing special right now. It’s not the feature set of the …

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Jun 29 2009

Facebook and Twitter – are they for you?

I find it funny when people ask me this little question ‘..oh you Twitter?’ or ‘so your a Twitter’r too..’ and in my mind I’m asking what was I just asked and what’s the significance of my response? What does it say about me? The underlying question is, what is the significance of putting everything …

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