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    Is Your Antivirus Male or Female?

    Did you know that the French assign a gender to everything, and I do mean everything, even inanimate objects? A house, for example, is female, “la maison“, while a book is male, “le livre“. It got me to wondering how the heck the French decide what gender a particular object is and how they might […]

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    Resourceful Ways To Recycle Laptops

    Recycling Is A Good Thing Just when you think you’ve seen it all, someone does something that is simply too good not to share. This is about laptop computers and strange-but-true things people do with them. I’m all for recycling, so I thought some of these examples would definitely be interesting. and may just have […]

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    Tech Terms – Aussie Style!

    Australia is a large country with a relatively small population which can essentially be divided into two distinct groups: The city dwellers – who tend to congregate around Australia’s lush coastal strip, and The “bushies” – who inhabit Australia’s vast and often isolated interior. It’s not uncommon for bushies to travel 200 miles or more […]

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    How to Handle Internet Trolls, Psychos

    Long before the Internet was a thing, we used talk to each other face to face and when we met total strangers we’d introduce ourselves politely without feeling to need to say, “Wtf are you talking about you utter moron?” So, now that I’ve caught your attention in the traditional way of the troll, what […]

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    Weather Forecast Interrupted by Windows 10 Upgrade Nag (video)

    One of the most common complaints about Microsoft’s various methods for relentlessly pushing Windows 10 is the upgrade nag screen which can pop up at the most inconvenient times. By default, Windows displays these upgrade prompts at random with scant regard for the user’s workflow. This annoying behavior was on full display recently when the […]

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    Are Older People Useless With Technology?

    According to my stepson I’m old. I’m old because I’m over forty, life is passing me by or already has, I am of little use to society and should seek help at a euthanasia clinic in Switzerland, Holland or preferably one within shuffling distance of where I currently reside. This rather odd train of thought […]

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    Windows 10: The Great Conspiracy?

    Who’s spying on you? Spying is usually defined as secretly gaining information about a government, organisation, person(s) etc or to watch secretly, usually for hostile purposes. It’s been going on ever since we decided to take up arms against each other and some now say that the very definition has broadened greatly, to include you, me […]