Monthly Archives: April 2011

Got a Virus, Malware etc?

Microsoft Safety Scanner is a new free tool available as a download to check your computer for bugs. It stops working after ten days, but by then you’d need the new updated version any way. Hopefully you won’t need this, … Continue reading

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Creating a Curved Line in Photoshop

I was trying to create a curved line in Photoshop and having all sorts of problems. Here’s the solution.

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Facebook – Hiding Some of Your Friend’s Postings

Alex showed me that I only was getting postings from certain friends – not all my friends on Facebook. To change that, go to the bottom right of the Newsfeed page and click on “Edit Options.” Then choose- “All of … Continue reading

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Capital One – Don’t Click on Links

Here’s another reason not to click on links in email. This Capital One email got through my spam filters and into my inbox. It’s obviously phishing email as when you hover your mouse over the link it goes to a … Continue reading

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Craigslist – Seller Beware

After listing a camera on Craigslist I got the follow response. “Hello Seller, Is this item still available for sale?kindly get back to me as soon as possible, so that i can make an immediate purchase of the item.. Thanks … Continue reading

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Sharing Your Computer Screen –

LogMeIn Express has changed it’s name to It’s an easy way to share your computer screen with a friend or computer geek.

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