There’s Nothing on TV

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While working as a customer-service representative for a cable television provider, I took a call from a woman who reported that her cable wasn’t working right. [ Read More ]

Instant Messaging Wiz [PODCAST]

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Pia tells the technology story of a instant messaging encounter. Kids sure don’t talk to each other like they used to! [ Read More ]

Weekend Wifi Password

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Tips for parents out there: Here’s what you should do on weekends with the wifi password. Satisfaction guaranteed, although sometimes you’ll hear them yell, “Mom, don’t be like Satan!” [ Read More ]

My Life With Computers

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Marjorie Dorfman has a love-hate relationship with computer (minus the love). Read how she dealt with her first pieces of faulty equipment! [ Read More ]

The Original Mouse Pad

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Sure, we have our idea of mouse pads. But did you ever think about what a mouse pad was before the age of personal computers? It seems a lot more wholesome! [ Read More ]

Three Surprising Things That Won’t Kill Your Laptop

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In the Thunderdome match between kids and electronics, only one will leave the dome. Sadly, that one will need a diaper change. [ Read More ]

The Alarm Call

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Staying at a hotel one night, I arranged for an alarm call at 8:30 AM. At 8:25 the phone rang, and a voice asked if it was I who had ordered the call. [ Read More ]

Chocolate Malt Shake, Siri, and Me

February 24, 2013– Dear Diary, When I awoke this morning, Chocolate Malt Shake (CMS), my wife and better two-thirds, was in bed with her iPad.  Over the last week or so, she has been going on and on about how cool one of Apple’s applications, Siri, is.  Some folks describe Siri as a concierge service; … [ Read More ]

Text Mistake

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This was a hilarious miscommunication that everyone can relate to. Anyone who hasn’t spoken to or sent a text to a friend in a while worries about something like this happening and I just had to share! [ Read More ]

Is Your Car Stereo Broken?

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A broken car stereo is just an iPod away. [ Read More ]

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