Tag: worry

Oct 07 2015

Three Of My Favorite Screenshot Apps For The PC [free]

In having done tons of documentation over the years, I’ve used a wide variety of applications to do screenshots. Screenshots are absolutely a necessity when doing documentation. Generally, people work better when they can see true examples of what they’re supposed to be seeing as opposed to just reading instructions. There’s lots of applications that …

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Sep 23 2015

Automatically Dim Monitor Based On The Time Of Day

I think anyone who has ever used a PC experiences the same problems either walking in late at night or early in the morning to use the computer; it’s that abrupt and painful brightness of your computer screen coming on and just blasting your eyes. It can be painful. In the age of mobile devices …

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Jan 30 2015

Review: UCtech USB3.0 SATA Hard Drive Docking Station

A couple of week ago, I was approached by a friend of mine that wanted to know if I wanted some old SATA drives. The drives that he was offering to donate were older SATA drives and they didn’t have a lot of storage space, but he did have quite a few of them. It got …

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May 01 2013

Voice recognition: Why I moved from Swype to SwiftKey

Using voice-recognition is important because it increases someone’s productivity simply by using the technology. When people talk about taking notes and writing an information for later, I immediately think about using voice-recognition. In my opinion, I think it voice-recognition is much faster than trying to write information out and in 99% of the cases, more …

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Mar 08 2013

The ROKU 3 Is Here! Let The Streaming Begin!

Roku has released the latest version of its streaming media box [3/06/2013], the Roku 3 for just under $100. As a Roku customer, I’ve been looking forward to this. I was surprised that the company was able to keep the release date hush-hush right up to the very edge of the release date. It’s a …

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Mar 07 2012

The new Facebook Messenger – but do you need it?

I was kind of surprised to see this new application/feature of Facebook being offered to everyone. I mean, did you happen to notice the pop-up window in the bottom right-hand corner? I thought it was interesting that Facebook would offer something like this considering that Facebook has an open protocol, jabber, that will let pretty …

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Jan 28 2011

As Predicted: e-Books are Killing the Traditional Printed Books

It really doesn’t seem that long ago that I was discussing putting e-Books in schools for the kids, but it’s becoming a reality. And it makes perfect sense to give e-Books to students. Student books need to be updated regularly; so they’ve the most current information to learn from. It’s the most economical choice for …

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Dec 10 2010

Is Apple Leading? Or Just Sparking Imitation?

I was talking to a friend of mine the other day about the success of the Android and how dominate the platform has become in such a short period of time. Keeping in mind that he has an iPhone… I have a great respect for Apple in aspect that they’ve really turned the technology industry …

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Feb 16 2010

Windows Live Writer 2009: Firefox v3.6+ BLOG THIS

It’s no secret that the developers from Microsoft for Windows Live Writer and the BLOG THIS plug-in for Firefox haven’t been keeping up with demand from the public. It’s been over a year since the plug-in was updated. As you read through the reviews of the plug-in and you can see it’s just being completely …

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Nov 23 2009

Techie Review: Nuance PaperPort 12 Professional

This is a ‘techie’ review of PaperPort 12 Professional. Meaning it’s a review coming from someone that’s used PaperPort for years and is familiar with company and private use of the application. This is not a regurgitation of corporate brochures and handouts telling you about a product. I’ve been using PaperPort since version 6; it …

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