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Find the best route from other drivers with Waze

Here’s a cool app available for Android or iPhone.  Waze uses other drivers (a community) to edit maps and provide information about finding the best way to your destination.  Waze   (Live Map Sample) Advertisements

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Want to try a new Social site?

So.cl (Social) is Microsoft’s look into the world of going social on the web.  It was mistakenly published and seems to have been a research project that is now gaining steam. If you have left MySpace and feel crowded with … Continue reading

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First look at Google Drive – storage in the cloud

If you have a Google account, you can now get 5gb of storage in the cloud.  I signed up three days ago and just got a notice that I could try Google Drive out.   Following the link to their … Continue reading

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Google offering Google Drive with 5gb of online storage

Google drive is coming.  Signup today at Google to get an additional 5gb of storage.   Google will also offer rates for additional storage.

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Unzip the Web! Google celebrates the inventor of the zipper!

Unzip the Web! Google celebrates the inventor of the zipper! Go to Google.com and use your mouse to unzip the page to read more about Gideon Sundback.  (You have to use Google Chrome!)

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Clear your entire Web History on your Google Account

Privacy? Who needs it?   In case you missed the 3 billion warnings, Google is changing their privacy and you need to sign in to your Google account and clear your entire web history.   Everything we do today is … Continue reading

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Google Cloud…its coming according to sources

With Android phones gaining ground along with Android devices,  it looks like Google is getting ready to kick in their own version of cloud computing.  Microsoft has had Skydrive an online storage for years with 25 gb of free space … Continue reading

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Keep your Wireless off Google’s location server

As you know the Google cars, trucks and vans are busy racing around the world mapping out street views and even where wireless devices are.   A recent Google blog tells you how to keep your wireless access point from … Continue reading

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Android Malware increases over 470+%

Android malware is up.  Users should take precautions by loading anti-virus software and only download from reputable sites.  Always do a review on an app before you download it.    Read more

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The Three Most Frequently Attacked Mobile Devices

“iPads pose the worst risk as far as data leakage in concerned since they are mainly used for consumption of enterprise information in various form of documents,” says Guy Levy-Yurista, vice president of products and development for AirPatrol. “This sensitive … Continue reading

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Could Google be Resurrecting GDrive?

Back in 2006, Google began work on an internal project codenamed Platypus. The core of the program was to provide every Gmail user with a cloud-based hard drive akin to Microsoft Skydrive or Dropbox. It was later revealed as GDrive, … Continue reading

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Multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome

Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported in Google Chrome, where some have unknown impacts and others can can be exploited by malicious people to bypass certain security restrictions and potentially compromise a user’s system    Multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome.

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Find the time using Google

Did you know you can find the time anywhere in the world using Google? Here’s a tip from Rick at Whats On My PC.

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Several US ISPs Hijacking And Redirecting Their Customers’ Search Queries

Several US ISPs Hijacking And Redirecting Their Customers’ Search Queries. What do you expect to come up when you search for a term in Google or Bing? Page after page of relevant results, right? Wrong, buster – at least if … Continue reading

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IBM, Apple Top List of 10 Most Innovative IT Companies – IT Infrastructure – News & Reviews – eWeek.com

IBM, Apple Top List of 10 Most Innovative IT Companies – IT Infrastructure – News & Reviews – eWeek.com.   IBM is the most innovative company in IT, period. The Aug. 8 issue of Forbes contains a list of what the … Continue reading

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Google Search by Voice

Google’s Search by Voice is a neat feature that allows you to click on the microphone in the Google search box and use your voice to search Google.   Google’s Chrome browser is required.

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How-to Guide to Google+

Here’s an excellent guide being written by Google+ users on how to use Google+.

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Judge to Google: sniffing even open WiFi networks may be wiretapping

Google’s Street View faces multiple class action lawsuits over claims that its camera cars sniffed usernames, passwords, and even e-mails from open WiFi networks as they passed. Google argued that this couldn\’t be wiretapping because the networks were open; a … Continue reading

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Syncing your mobile devices – Tech Paul

Tech Paul recently wrote an article on the changing world of computers.   His article gives insight on the new technology we face with the synchronization of our mobile devices and computers.   Great article.

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