Monthly Archives: March 2010

Free Rescue CD

AVG – one of my favorite free anti-virus programs also has a free CD download to help you rescue your computer if it’s infected with a virus. Since malware and viruses change so quickly, I’m not sure how they plan … Continue reading

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Integrating Facebook, WordPress and Twitter

It seems that these days blogging and social networking are merging together. What’s aggravating is that now instead of one place for your posting,s now you have three or more. Here’s how to integrate a few of those so that … Continue reading

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Play the Movie – Not the Trailers

I get a bit aggravated when I have to skip through six or eight movie trailers and advertisements to finally get to the movie I want to watch. Here’s a tip from Cnettv on how to get straight to your … Continue reading

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CFL Bulbs and Mercury

While CFL light bulbs are energy efficient, they do have one bad component – Mercury. NPR has a nice article about the subject which talks about the need to recycle these bulbs. Unfortunately there are very few places which do … Continue reading

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Great Deal – Nero for $9

One of my favorite programs has a great deal through Costco. Costco has Nero 9 for $9 after a $55 rebate.

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GodMode in Windows 7

Butterscotch has a nice article on changing just about anything in Windows 7. They call it God Mode and it’s very easy to do. Create a new folder on the desktop and call it this: GodMode .{ED7BA470-8E54-465E-825C-99712043E01C} Press enter and … Continue reading

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