Tag Archive: portable

Jul 24 2013

How to get the most out of using Text expanders

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If you’re in a position where you have to type out information on a regular basis, and you find yourself repeating the same phrases and paragraphs of information over and over again; you’re the perfect candidate for using text expanders. Anyone who works in a position where they use a computer, and they have repetitive …

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Apr 29 2013

Techie Review: Nuance OmniPage Ultimate

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A new version of OmniPage has just been released. I did a review on OmniPage professional 18 last year and and I tried to cover some of the features that offered at the time, but Nuance is continuing ever forward; pushing the abilities of OCR technology and the integration of the cloud storage. If you’re …

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Dec 14 2012

Will 2013 be the year of streaming content?

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As 2013 approaches, it looks like it’s going to be the year for revolution when it comes to getting your media entertainment. I can recall when the top executives from Comcast said that people who were trying to cut the cord, or were cord cutters; that they weren’t worried about that. Well, they should be …

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Oct 26 2012

The Innate And Inescapable Keyboard

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It’s really funny that if you look at the history of the personal computer, the keyboard is probably the longest standing friend to the personal computer and it seems to be pretty well-established; and damn near impossible to get rid of… Watching the race of touchscreens, portable devices, smart phones and whatever else comes along; …

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May 14 2012

Smartphone development is just a repeat of the PC evolution…

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If you’ve been around long enough to remember Apple vs. IBM. Or when Commodore C64‘s were better than TSR-80 [coco's]; from there, you can reference everything I’m going to say here. I’d presume this comes around with being in tech long enough to see it circle back around and repeat itself. It started with the …

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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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May 01 2011

Android: How to transfer files to/from your desktop

When you are dealing with portable devices, you may wind up with pictures, music or other information the Android device that you need to off load. And depending on where you are, may determine the easiest way to get that information to them. The process of getting files from your Android device to your desktop …

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Apr 15 2011

Microsoft gives Vista users the FINGER with no Internet Explorer 10

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With Microsoft not delivering on a mobile platform that works, and with their declining desktop operating system market dropping, Microsoft has decided to make an attempt to speed the process of their demise… by giving the finger to their customer base… that’s right— Microsoft has decided that Internet Explorer 10 is too good for Vista …

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Mar 02 2011

50% of tech sales in 2011 will be Tablets and Smartphones

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This would be some staggering information if it wasn’t so predictable. Devices like the iPad, Samsung galaxy and the new Motorola Xoom are demonstrating, fairly clearly, that you don’t need a specific operating system to get on the Internet and to get things done. The technology trends dictate that customers looking for just a few …

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