Monthly Archives: February 2008

Windows Vista On New Computer

I mentioned the other day that I finally broke down and bought a new desktop computer with a Windows Vista operating system. I have the basic version of Vista and a fair bit of memory on the computer, so I … Continue reading

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Missed My Last Chance For Windows XP

I finally broke down and bought a new desktop with Vista, thinking I was never going to find a new one with XP. Then, two days later, didn’t I get an email from Dell saying they were selling their computers … Continue reading

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Firefox Stops Forgery

I just found another reason I’m thankful to be using Firefox as my new Internet browser. I received an email telling me to check my credit rating with Equifax. I’ve wanted to do that for awhile, so didn’t think twice … Continue reading

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Writing an eBook

If you have always wanted to write a book, why not start with an ebook? Everyone is an expert at something and other people would love to know what you have to say. To get you started, try the following: … Continue reading

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Image Sharing on a Mac Computer

If you are a mac computer user, I have a good image sharing program for you to check out. You can snap a picture of a website, capture a chat moment, take a screenshot of an application, quickly sketch an … Continue reading

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Webinars

I attended my first webinar on the Internet recently and found it very intimidating. I signed in and then couldn’t hear anything and the screen on the site was a static page. I had no idea what to do next! … Continue reading

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Find a Doctor

You may not think that your computer could help you find a doctor, but it sure can! We moved to a new city and one of the first things we had to do was find a new doctor. So how … Continue reading

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Squidoo Anyone?

Squidoo is a social networking site where you can establish yourself as an expert in a niche topic area, or just publish all the info you have rolling around in your head for the benefit of others. Each page is … Continue reading

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Firefox and Firewalls

No, this is not a tongue-twister, although it could be if you say that title over and over as quickly as you can. (It’s amazing how easily I can be amused). Anyway, my mother, who is 83 years old, and … Continue reading

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Google Notebook

I have not tried this yet (getting behind on my product trials), but apparently Google has a tool called Google Notebook that allows you to organize notes and clippings as you travel the web. The way I operate now is … Continue reading

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