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Adobe Releases Brackets 1.0 – Text Editor for Web Dev

Adobe Releases Brackets 1.0 – Text Editor for Web Dev

Brackets is an Open Source text editor for CSS and HTML.

Adobe Releases Brackets 1.0 – Text Editor for Web Dev
Beware of Fake Apple Invoices

Beware of Fake Apple Invoices

The invoices appear to be legitimate Apple "receipts" that iTunes users are familiar with seeing after purchasing music or apps. Most of us would be shocked by the price that appears to have been charged on our credit card.

Beware of Fake Apple Invoices
Greeting Card Virus

Greeting Card Virus

07 January 2009

A computer virus has been circulating as a “Greeting Card” email message. The message title contains the words “Greeting Card”, “E-Greeting”, “Christmas Card”, “Online Greeting”, "Greeting for you" or some variance thereof.

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Picamatic – Photo Sharing As Simple As Possible

Picamatic – Photo Sharing As Simple As Possible

08 December 2008

Do you have a photo or two or you want to share with a friend or family member? The simplest way I’ve found so far is to use Picmatic. Picamatic doesn’t require you to login or register an account to add or access photos.

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How Good Is Your Password?

How Good Is Your Password?

05 December 2008

Online passwords are now just a part of our daily life. Many of us don’t really consider how important it is to have a strong password or what it takes to make a strong password. Most of our online activities require us to provide a password in order to use them. A weak password can really cause a lot of trouble if it gets cracked or guessed.

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Create, Find, and Download Super Cool Fonts

Create, Find, and Download Super Cool Fonts

03 December 2008

Ever wanted to create your own font? Maybe you have a creative project you want to do and need that special font to make it just perfect. Now you can create your own fonts with FontStruct.

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Use A Master Password The Right Way

Use A Master Password The Right Way

01 December 2008

Password management can be a pain and there a few things we should not be doing to keep our information safe. For one, you should not be using the same password for every site. If someone sees or gets your password on one of those sites you could be compromising all of your online accounts. But, having to remember a different password for each site is not easy and you'll most likely need to keep a document or file around to record all your passwords.

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Add A Calendar To Any Desktop Background

Add A Calendar To Any Desktop Background

24 November 2008

Have you ever found yourself fumbling around on your computer for a calendar? Are you opening up Outlook or Google Calendar (or some other calendaring program) to see on what day the 23rd falls? No need to go to those extremes for a simple date look up. Now you can turn any background or image into desktop wallpaper with an added month calendar.

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Easy To Use, Lightweight Software For The Color Blind

Easy To Use, Lightweight Software For The Color Blind

21 November 2008

Do you or someone you know have trouble using a computer because of the difficulty in distinguishing between different colors? Scientists are not sure but it is believed that anywhere between 8% - 12% of the population is color blind. Computer programs use lots of colors to represent different panels, boxes, menus, and data which can make use of a computer difficult for the color blind.

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Microsoft Plans to Give Away Anti-Virus Software

Microsoft Plans to Give Away Anti-Virus Software

19 November 2008

Microsoft has recently announced their plans to release free software to protect against viruses, spyware, and malware.

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Seamlessly Synch Files Between Computers

Seamlessly Synch Files Between Computers

17 November 2008

For some time now I have stopped carrying around a USB thumb drive or portable hard drive. I used to use them to transfer files between my computers - both Mac's and PCs. I started using a couple of free services to sync my files between multiple PCs and/or Mac's.

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USB Thumb Drives Can Pose a Threat To Your Machine

USB Thumb Drives Can Pose a Threat To Your Machine

15 November 2008

Have you ever found a USB stick in the lobby of a hotel? Perhaps there are two or three in a pile or on a display that asks you to "take one". Maybe you work at a company and someone has dropped of a pamphlet or flier for a product and left a USB thumb drive behind with "literature" about the product.

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