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Shopping in Stores, but Purchasing Online… and Saving Lots of Money

Twice in the past two weeks, I’ve gone to stores in order to purchase specific items, but was been shocked at how high the in store prices were.  Both times I quickly pulled out my iPhone and checked the price

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Easy, Fun, Online Animation for your next presentation: GoAnimate.com

If you’d like to create some fun graphics or animations for your next presentation, or would simply like a distraction as you ease back into work after the Holidays, why not give GoAnimate a try.  From their website: GoAnimate.com is an

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Netbooks: To Buy or Not To Buy?

At the last conference I attended, at least 20% of the people with laptops were using NetBooks this year.  The reason why I took notice, is because at the same conference the previous year there was not a single NetBook

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Drop Box: File Sharing across the Internet or across the Room Made Easy

Drop Box backs up and synchronizes files between computers.  Great for someone with a desktop and a Netbook for when they’re on the road. http://www.getdropbox.com Drop Box is also very good for sharing files… can email links to publicly shared

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Google Docs – Translation functions in Spreadsheets

Very cool!  The ability to detect the language of text in the cell of a spreadsheet, and then translate it into the language of your choice.  I’m not sure how I would use it in my daily job, but it

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A day in the Life of a Student using Google Docs…

If I was a student back in University, I’d defiantly be using Google Docs for collaborating on group projects. If I was fortunate enough to have a laptop and desktop computer (or had to use lab computers), I’d also use Google Docs so

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Guy Kawasaki & Practical ways to use Evernote

Guy Kawasaki wrote a great article on 14 great ways to make your life easier by using Evernote.  There is a desktop client for Evernote on Windows & Mac Computers, as well as iPhone & Blackberry clients, so that you

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