Tag Archive: share

Jul 16 2013

Facebook Graph Search is just creepy

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Facebook has established itself very well and is a very popular tool for connecting socially with your friends and family, but one of the things that I don’t agree with Facebook on is their venture into just being outright creepy, and their idea of want to become your Internet search hub. With all the problems …

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Jun 20 2012

Mozilla Thunderbird v13 gets large attachment handling

While others may be flocking to the web for their e-mail handling/management, Thunderbird is still my e-mail application of choice, and I still think having my emails local, where I can filter, reply and compose is better than having to deal with the web interfaces; which, for me, seems like they are trying to catch …

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May 18 2012

Review: ShareMouse

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At certain points in situations in dealing with IT issues or being in an IT department you quickly understand how important it is to be able to get information from point A to point B in the most conveniently possible. Most IT departments are very well-versed in the usefulness of what a KVM is; it’s …

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Apr 24 2012

5Gb of free online storage from Google Drive

Google has finally released a formal version of gDrive, it’s called Google Drive and for the longest time I’ve been trying to remind people about making a backup of some of their most important documents to at least a jumpdrive. With Google Drive you can accomplish this with 5Gb of free space online. 5Gb may …

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Jan 13 2012

Video Chats: Skype vs. Google+ Hangouts

Over the past couple of months I’ve been using Skype with some friends, but I have also been using Google+ hangouts and I’ve to say that between the two, I’ve more fun with Google+ hangouts than I do Skype. I like Google+ in the respect it’s really browser based and I’m able to get people …

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Nov 08 2011

Wonderful USB Sharing Adapters

I recently ran in to an age old problem of needing to connect two PC’s to the same printer. For various reasons, I couldn’t share the printer, or run it though a server; the two machines can’t speak to each other for security reasons. Basically, one PC is on a home network and another is …

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Oct 13 2011

How close is Google+ Hangouts to killing Skype?

Now that Microsoft has Skype, I guess the question is how close is Google+ to killing off Skype as the main form or service used to communicate with other people. I think you have to look at services that Skype offers. Skype has functions for making phone calls, doing video chats, sharing desktops and doing …

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Oct 05 2011

Hanging out with Google+ Hangouts

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As a lot of users have, I’ve been messing around with Google+ and all the little features it offers, and I have to say I really like the Google+ Hangouts, but it’s not without some issues, but being able to easily and quickly do a video chat with someone is awesome. Even having chats with …

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Sep 28 2011

Blogger releases ‘Dynamic Views’

Some people may have already taken interest in the new looks over at blogger. Blogger is trying out a new set of templates; they call them dynamic views. Consider them things that you can change on the fly to suit your personal preference. Dynamic views from blogger was launched yesterday. Blogger reports this as having …

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Sep 27 2011

The Rebirth of Delicious.com – and in Stacks

Delicious.com is one of those bookmarking websites that you find incredibly useful, keeping your bookmarks online with a website like this is much more convenient than trying to keep all of your bookmarks in a web browser, but there really needs to be more to a bookmarking service… and when the YouTube founders Chad Hurley …

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