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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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Jul 02 2012

Working on vacation… is it worth it?

In corporate America, or just incorporate business environments, there’s always that discussion about the workers taking vacations and although those people take vacations, they are still on the job. They’re still checking e-mails, there still checking voicemails, making phone calls or attending meetings when they should be sitting on the beach enjoying their free time; …

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Jun 20 2012

Microsoft’s new tablet looks good on the Surface, but…

On Monday, Microsoft announced that it’s going to be distributing their new tablet PC called Surface. I’m going to call it a tablet PC because, basically that’s what it is, but this release of Microsoft’s tablet is going to be a direct competitor Apple‘s iPad. A lot of people are making direct comparisons between Microsoft …

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Jun 14 2012

Disappointed: Skype adds adverts to Video Conversations

I did a comparison a while back between  Google hangouts and Skype. I found that using Google hangouts was actually a little more easy to use than Skype. Skype is a great video conferencing application and historically, it’s been free, but since Microsoft purchased Skype last year for close to $8 billion dollars, everyone’s been …

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May 25 2012

It’s a funny list of popular software…

I realized that PC users have learned over the years that being infected or being attacked by a virus is not fun. Dealing with malware or spyware on a PC is just as daunting…

Apr 04 2012

Review: Windows 8 Voice Recognition Interface Continues To Disappoint

When Windows 7 was release it has voice recognition in it. My initial thoughts on the voice recognition was that it was good, but the user interface was for crap. Now, when I did that review, it was on a beta version of Windows 7; it was a release candidate— I recall thinking, this is …

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Mar 21 2012

Uploading images to Facebook [easy]

In a previous post I talked about things with Facebook that are lacking and one of those things is the ability to upload images to Facebook. Now, apparently Facebook finds it more important to provide an Instant Messenger for Facebook, but not an easier way to send photos. In relation to that, I had a …

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Feb 02 2012

Digsby is bleeding a slow death thanks to Tagged.com

Trying to stay connected in the world technology is difficult because not all the services have a standard protocol for instant messaging, they all think their protocols are better than the others; you’re left with trying to make services like Microsoft, jabber, AOL, ICQ and Yahoo— trying to get all those instant messaging services to …

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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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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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