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Oct 02 2015

Windows 10: Big improvement with TTS Voices

For those people for those people who use accessibility options in Windows 10, or in previous versions of Windows, you be glad to know that Windows 10 has upgraded their text-to-speech voices. In Windows 7, the text-to-speech engine was better than previous versions, but still had this computer’y type dialect to it. In Windows 10, …

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Sep 25 2015

Windows 10: Microsoft Print To PDF

Since the release of Windows 10 from Microsoft, everyone has been talking about all the benefits that the new operating system can offer. One of these small things that Windows 10 offers for me, and others might find beneficial, is that Windows tend now has the ability to print natively to a PDF. For years, …

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Sep 16 2013

We’re All Waiting For The Major TV Networks To Work Directly With Roku

As a Roku customer, I primarily use Roku to stream movies and TV show’s, but over the past couple of years Roku has grown far past Netflix. Mainly as a way to stream Netflix to my TV set. Roku now supports 750 channels to include 94 TV and movie channels along with music channels and …

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Mar 18 2013

Nuance Announces the Release of Dragon NaturallySpeaking 12.5

Nuance announced the release of Dragon 12.5 today [shipping March 22nd]  with greater enhance support for Microsoft products, such as, Windows 8, Microsoft Office 2013, Internet Explorer 10 and Outlook.com. As with each release of Dragon NaturallySpeaking Nuance is indicating that it’s faster and more accurate; ever improving. Dragon 12.5 premium allow you to control …

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Oct 19 2012

Some Things To Know About Microsoft Surface RT

With Microsoft is ready to release Microsoft Surface, some people are anxious to get their hands on a new tablet. It just seems like a natural thing to do when there’s a new piece of technology on the market. There’s always people that are always going to be early adopters. Microsoft Surface is expected to …

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Feb 16 2012

How to: Send PaperPort Documents to Thunderbird [easy]

There’s a problem with PaperPort  that’s lacking a little bit, but for the most part I believe the overall interface of PaperPort is outstanding, the flow of the application works for me and I can organize my stuff the way I’d like to, but the problem I have is fairly simple and Nuance has been …

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Nov 21 2011

All the Apple talk is about Siri

A lot of emphasis on the iPhone 4S has been about the voice recognition application called Siri. And while I would happen to agree with the ‘cool’ level of the application and the level of integration; it’s not been without it’s problems and downsides. And in all fairness, Siri is really cool and the level …

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May 18 2011

Techie Review: Dragon NaturallySpeaking 11

Somehow in the process, I was not included with the beta testing process, so I wasn’t able to get an advance copy of Dragon NaturallySpeaking 11, but seeing as how much I use Dragon NaturallySpeaking it’s really a given that I would be upgrading to a newer version; especially since Nuance has decided to update …

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Mar 24 2011

Firefox 4 Growing Pains – dealing with it…

The release of Firefox 4 was a real beating for the meager release of Internet Explorer 9. If this were a boxing match Internet Explorer 9 would be picking up it’s teeth and leaving under the cloak of darkness, but this article isn’t about the many levels of what Internet Explorer doesn’t do right; it’s …

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Sep 30 2010

Auto-linking Bug Found In Windows Live Writer 2011

Windows Live Writer 2011 was just released, it’s the official release from the Windows live team. I was just going through some settings and some options in Windows live writer and I believe I’ve found a bug in the application. The problem seems to be stemming from the auto linking feature in Windows live writer, …

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