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Help for your cable confusion

HDMI, component, composite, DVI, optical audio, coaxial, Cat 5, s-video – the list of cable types goes on and on… more...
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Extreme savvy spending: free college courses

Most of my blog articles have focused on saving money with coupons or how to find travel deals. But, after… more...
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Go ahead and talk to Google’s Chrome 27

As lifehacker pointed out, Google’s new voice search has inched us closer to having a Star Trek-style computing reality (something… more...
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The Bitcoin Boom 101

History is filled with financial booms and busts. The latest craze, Bitcoins, could one day be looked at as a… more...
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I have TDS TV!

I got TDS TV yesterday! When I started at TDS, TDS TV was only available in Tennessee. But, starting last… more...
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10 Mother’s Day gift ideas for the geeky Mom

When my manager suggested we create a geek Mother’s Day gift guide, the project naturally fell to me. You see,… more...
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Expert tips on improving your resume

There is no such thing as a perfect resume. However, there is such a thing as a resume that will… more...
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How to protect yourself, and your electronics, when lightning strikes

Lightning strikes can be one of the wonders of nature to observe, or one of the most deadly encounters with… more...
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The new rules of smart phone etiquette

Professional communication is a really hot topic every semester in the classes I teach. This is probably because my students… more...
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Be productive by eliminating distractions

In my last blog I discussed some ways to stay sane and productive while working at home. One of the… more...
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