Tag Archive: laptop

Apr 01 2013

How to convince your employer to let you work remotely

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Barring the recent idiocy decision from Yahoo; there’s a growing trend for employers to allow for remote users. Some people refer to this as working from home, telecommuting or teleworking; basically the person doing the job is doing everything without having to physically go to the office. Some employees want to work from home to …

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Feb 06 2013

Be Even More Productive By Using More Than 2 Monitors

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I’ve always said that having 2 monitors in a work environment is better than one.  The simple fact is that you can see more information on the screen at one time, which makes you more productive. A couple of years ago, I wrote an article about purchasing an USB adapter to allow you to connect …

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Jan 16 2013

6 Reasons to Love Online Learning

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Online learning is increasingly available to students all over the country. Let’s face it; today’s students don’t often have the luxury of living on campus and maintaining a full-class schedule. More and more students have jobs, families, or live in areas that can make earning a degree difficult. Whether you simply don’t live near a …

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Mar 26 2012

Organize Your Technology to Organize Your Life

Today’s technology makes it easier than ever for everyone from the average Joe to the business executive to stay organized at all hours of the day. There are literally apps for everything to help you manage your time and work and even more apps to help you multitask. You might have some of these awesome …

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Nov 26 2011

Wal-mart provides more than enough [video] evidence to change the rules of Black Friday

I realize that there’s other companies that had similar experiences, but I believe Wal-mart seems to have the most videos right now of customers gone freaking nuts. This is a few videos from the 2011 Black Friday from various Wal-marts around the country. Really people?! Have they just gone wild?! Is going out to shop …

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Oct 11 2011

Review: Logitech c615 HD Webcam

I was needing a new webcam and I wanted to ensure the next webcam I got was high definition, 1080 resolution and was autofocus. With all the buzz being around being able to do video chat and with Skype and Google+ having almost perfected the sequence of connecting; I wanted something that just worked. Unlike …

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Jul 19 2011

Tablets Are Popular, But Not Productive

I think it’s pretty obvious that tablet PCs are the ‘IT’ toy right now. The idea of having a small device that could have access to your e-mail, Internet and be able to do an abundance of other things is very attractive; not to mention the ability to touch the screen and have things happen. …

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Apr 26 2011

YouTube Encoding videos to WebM is the right choice

Adobe Flash video has been a hassle for years. First with having to even install the Adobe Flash player and then to endure the lack of timely updates and security problems that Adobe has had with the plug-in. And up until recently, Adobe had not released a player for Adobe Flash or the 64-bit systems; …

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Jan 24 2011

Why I’m not getting an iPad or a tablet PC, right now

I am amused by the race of Apple and Android to produce a touchpad portable media device. The constant defending of the iPad to the masses from Apple why is does or doesn’t do that. Or the constant bickering that Android is inferior because it’s not an apple product; it’s funny to listen to when …

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May 12 2010

Disable Mousepad On Laptop

I was working with a person the other day that was rather adamant about how she thought the world was out to destroy her productivity on, and in, every application and every website.  The problem was that as she was typing the keyboard was being thrown off track by a nasty habit I think everyone …

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