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iPhone 7 video stuck in a weird loop and keeps flashing a blurry image

double tap the home button…find the photos app…swipe up

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Just upgraded from an Apple iPhone 5 to iPhone 7

It’s been a while since I posted anything on this blog so figured it would be a good time to write something because I just got the iPhone 7. My old phone was a beat up iPhone 5 that i’ve been using for the last 3 1/2 years so it definitely got it’s use. Upgrading from a 5, I am blown away with what this 7 has to offer.

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Beware of Rogue Anti-Viruses, Scareware

Rogue Anti-virus programs (also called “Scareware”) are spreading like wildfire. These programs pretend to be legitimate anti-virus programs, and lock users out their software, making the computer inoperable. They then warn that the computer is infested with viruses, and that you need to activate the program by giving them your credit card.

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Think your WIFI network is protected?

Most people assume if they have a password set on their wireless network that they are safe. This is usually not the case. There are three main types of security methods, and all can usually be cracked quite easily and quickly.

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How to Buy the Right Laptop

Buying a laptop can be a stressful time because there are so many options to choose from. You need to decide what kind of laptop it is that you really need. Are you a student that will be using the computer for basic word processing and internet browsing? Are you a web developer that will be using much processor power for video and pictures? All these things need to go into consideration when purchasing your laptop.

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How to Delete Private Data From the Firefox Web Browser

In public places like schools where many people use the same computer, you want to keep your personal data to yourself. This also applies to libraries. In this tutorial you will learn how to clear your private data in Firefox 3.

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How to Deal With Microsoft Vista

I recently bought a new computer and unfortunately Vista came with the machine. I had to reinstall the OS three times in one month. This seems a bit excessive. Every time the computer would wake from sleep mode, the screen resolution would revert to the lowest setting which made everything look horrible. Re-installing the video drivers did nothing to solve this issue.

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How to Back Up Your Computer to DVD the Old Fashioned Way

There are many great programs out there that automate the backup of your files. Some are free while others you have to pay for. Either way, you have to learn how to use the software which can be a daunting task for someone that is not too computer literate. Below you will find steps that help you manually back up the files on your computer to external media such as a DVD.

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Posting using wordpress blogs app from the android market

I am writing this post from a droid x cell phone testing out this app that integrates your wordpress blog with your phone. So far, seems like a really useful app. I only ever used it to delete or approve comments but apparantly it makes it easy to create new posts. There is a way […]

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Google Voice offers free text messaging to your smartphone

Do you have a smartphone and are still paying monthly texting to your cell provider? Ever think it was a waste of money being that you also pay for the internet on your phone? Well, it is a total waste of money and Google Voice is the free solution.

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