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Send Notes and Send Directions To Your Phone From Google Search

This week’s hot Google news is similar news from last week, with a different twist, where you can go to the Google Search page (or the Google Chrome’s omnibox) and type in “find my phone” ( 90 more words

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A 5 Stars Windows Repair Utility

First statement I need to make here is that the Tweaking.com – Windows Repair utility, featured in this article, is for those who are computer techs and the geeks in the family. 272 more words

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FREE Microsoft Software To Create Your Own Movies

Looking for an easy way to edit and create your own movie or enhanced slide show (using your photos)? Microsoft back in 2012, as part of their FREE Windows Essentials package included… 167 more words

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Lose Your Phone? Ask Google To Find It

Been following the tech news this week and discovered that Google has a feature in place that will give you the ability to locate your phone if you lose it. 180 more words

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(In My Opinion) - Best Dedicated Photo Resizer Out There

Needed to batch resize some photos this morning, so I immediately went to FastStone’s website and grabbed the portable version of FastStone Photo Resizer. I was able to resize a folder containing approximately 300MB of photo files (that were of high def) to 100MB without any noticeable loss of clarity in the pics (so that I could post them online to share with the family). 149 more words

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Spice Up Your Documents With CopyPasteCharacters

Have you ever seen documents or emails where someone has “somehow” inserted special characters or symbols in the document and you are wondering, “Where are these symbols on the keyboard?”. 245 more words

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Microsoft Security Essentials (Windows Defender) Did Not Make The Cut

Call me crazy, but I have never paid for antivirus software due to the FREE options that are available (and have never had a virus on any of my PC’s — “knock on wood”). 226 more words

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