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How Secure Are You? 3Jun
2013

How Secure Are You?

For all of you Internet Explorer users out there, do you know how secure you are? Malware and attacks can cause more than just a simple headache and slowed connections. These can cause some major issues. However,...
Maps

Maps

17 May 2013
How do you get from Point A to Point B these days? I can remember days of highlighting a travel atlas and keeping it in the passengers seat when taking a road trip. Soon came the days of printing out your MapQuest or...
How do you get from Point A to Point B these days? I can remember days of highlighting a travel atlas and keeping it in the passengers seat when taking a road trip. Soon came the days of printing out your MapQuest or Google Maps directions and keeping those handy. Soon came GPS and smart phones with map access. These days I am not worried in the least. I know that at any point in my travels I could easily punch in an address, search for a business name or even bring up an app like Yelp and ...
The World Wide Web

The World Wide Web

29 April 2013
A few months ago we talked about the way the internet used to be, but what were things really like then? We probably remember it being a little slower to download pictures. Maybe it took a while to load the entire...
A few months ago we talked about the way the internet used to be, but what were things really like then? We probably remember it being a little slower to download pictures. Maybe it took a while to load the entire webpage that had all the information you were waiting on. But how bad could it really have been? Over the past few weeks, I have seen a couple of nostalgic articles that point out the early days of the world wide web. Yahoo! Finance had a feature regarding several famous ...
"How About That Weather We're Having?"

"How About That Weather We're Having?"

26 April 2013
The king of 'small talk' opening lines; weather. If all else fails, you can always break that uncomfortable silence discussing the weather. Years ago you had to wait until the evening news to get tomorrow's...
The king of 'small talk' opening lines; weather. If all else fails, you can always break that uncomfortable silence discussing the weather. Years ago you had to wait until the evening news to get tomorrow's weather forecast. Then along came the Weather Channel and their "Local on the 8s" overview. (You always seemed to catch on the 9s though.) Today everyone has a smartphone in their pocket or a computer in front of them. With a few clicks or flicks you can have the most up to date ...
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