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How To Find Reverse Cellular Phone Directories To Track Down Anyone

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 Julie Landry (February 27, 2008)  It wasn't that long ago that tracking down someone with nothing to go on but a simple phone number was virtually impossible. People needed to hire an expensive private investigator by spending hundreds of dollars just to find the most basic details about a person. Not only that, contracting your investigation out to someone else took anywhere from a few days to several weeks to get back . (Personal Tech)

iPhone Download Sites Review

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 Mark Frahm (February 27, 2008)  There is currently a plethora of so called iPhone Download Review Sites on the net. Some of them offer a little information, but most don't supply the average iPhone user with any detail of what these iPhone download sites have to offer. The majority don't tell you anything other than what you could find out yourself if you simply visited the site in question and read their title .. (Personal Tech)

Gone But Not Forgotten - Still a Huge Demand for Dell Axim PDA Accessories

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 R James Cook (February 26, 2008)  Dell May Have Ceased Production of the Axim PDA, But the Continued Availability of Axim PDA Accessories Attests to Its Popularity There may be hundreds of different PDAs out there, but without a doubt one of the best and most popular was the Dell Axim. Dell may have ceased production of the Axim in September 2007 to focus on smartphones, but the continued wide availability of Axim PDA .. (Personal Tech)

How to Put Movies on Your iPhone

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 Alex Jacobs (February 26, 2008)  'How to put movies on your iPhone’. Every iPhone owner wants to know how to be able to watch movies on their iPhone. The Apple iPhone is more than just a glorified cell phone. You can listen to music, but it isn't the only feature that separates the iPhone from other gadgets. With the iPhone you can surf the Internet, check email and watch movies. That's right, full-length movies . (Personal Tech)

Zune Music Downloads - The Best Deals

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 Davion Wong (February 26, 2008)  With the coming of the Zune player, websites for Zune music downloads are sprouting all over the Internet. Given its close relation to the iPod, it is no wonder that the little gizmo and downloads for it are so popular. There are so many websites that offer downloads for your Zune player that it is difficult to keep track of them. The trouble is that most of them require you to pay for . (Personal Tech)

Find Zune Music Downloads As Cheap As One Can Get

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 Davion Wong (February 26, 2008)  Zune music downloads figure in popular searches more and more often and there is nothing extraordinary in it. After all, Zune is a close counterpart of iPod with its impressive capabilities and a far more advanced version of your conventional mp3 player of the past. There are plenty of websites offering music files in a format compatible with a Zune player. The majority of them are .. (Personal Tech)

Mobile Phone and PSP Combined

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 Gill Critchley (February 26, 2008)  In the future, you may not have to carry around your portable gaming unit as well as your phone, as there may be just the one portable unit. The PSP has already launched the Go! Messenger service on the device and BT has said that they are planning for the unit to also have a “call out" feature. The Go! Messenger will be on the PSP by the end of the month, however, the drawback .. (Personal Tech)

Computer Advice And Tips For The Busy Computer Person

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 Richard Butler Jr (February 26, 2008)  Computer tips is cheap and in great supply. Having said that most people around her know what my computer advice is worth. My best computer advice is that Americans should become as obsessed with backing up their PC as they are with using sunscreen. However online computer advice is provided to all on the World Wide Web. To rely solely upon computer tips is, to say the least, risky. .. (Personal Tech)

How To Secure Your Computer System?

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 Edwin Zhang (February 25, 2008)  Today, more and more people are using their computers for everything from communication to online banking and investing to shopping. As we do these things on a more regular basis, we open ourselves up to potential hackers, attackers and crackers. There are numerous ways in which the security of your computer can be breached. The most common threats come from worms, viruses, Trojans, .. (Personal Tech)

Copy CD To iPod - How To Load Up Your Favourite Songs On Your iPod

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 Willhelm Williams (February 25, 2008)  Do you have this mini gadget that is even smaller than your pocket and can store thousands of songs, videos, e-books, and audio books? Maybe you have this so-called new craze of the new millennium-iPods. Do you know all the features offered by this small gadget? Hope you know that with iPod and some essential software, you can copy CD to iPod. You can actually make back-up copies of all . (Personal Tech)

Mobilize Your Musical Experience With The Latest Mp4 Players

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 Babu Banik (February 25, 2008)  The era of those king-size gramophones acoustic systems is no more. Portability holds the true spirit of beauty in modern time. The continuous hunger of man to invent new things have always lead him show up an amazing creation every single moment. This has been paving the way to get more modern comforts. The way to look at the life - especially when it comes to the world of digital .. (Personal Tech)

The Working Of MP4 Players

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 Roberto Sedycias (February 24, 2008)  Portable Media Players or Digital Audio Players, which are mostly produced in China, are known as Chinese MP4/MTV Player or MP4 Players. These players can display images and text files and play videos. These players have nothing to do with MP4 or M4A or M4V audio or video file formats. In fact, the previous players were able to play only limited file formats like MTV, DMV, AMV and MPV. .. (Personal Tech)

Download Songs For Your Mp3 Player

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 Rowena Jauod (February 24, 2008)  These days people want to have all the comforts that life can offer. We wanted easy access to everything. Well, with all the technological innovations that are created who wants to have less right? Unless, you don't have the financial capacity to buy those then you better be in line to the harder way of life. One of the best creations of this century is the MP3 player. Mp3 players are .. (Personal Tech)

Convert Movies To iPod - How To Convert Movies To iPod Format?

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 Steve Somerton (February 24, 2008)  So you've just gotten a new video iPod and you're dying to test it out. There's only one problem. You've got stacks of DVD's sitting around, and your iPod, but you have no clue how to convert movies to iPod format. There's a couple of different ways to go about this task. Depending on your needs, technical savvy and patience one method or the other will be more appealing. You could opt . (Personal Tech)

Moths to Bugs, Bugs to Viruses, What Next? Computer Viruses and Anti Virus Protection

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 Lisa Carey (February 24, 2008)  A Historic Timeline of Computer Viruses 1945 A moth trapped between relays in a Naval computer was discovered to be the cause of the computer's problems. The naval commander then coined the terms “bug", to refer to problems with electrical devices and “debugging" to describe efforts to fix computer problems. 1949 A Hungarian scientist developed the theory of .. (Personal Tech)

How to Shop for the Best GPS PDA Accessories

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 R James Cook (February 21, 2008)  Features and Price Together Are the Best Determining Factors When Shopping for GPS PDA Accessories There have been PDA accessories ever since the first PDA was built, but GPS PDA accessories are a relatively new class of product. They have become very popular in a short time, and because of this there is a wide variety available, which which can make it hard to decide just which GPS PDA . (Personal Tech)

Creative Zen Software - Download Your Favorite Zen Movies, Music, And Software

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 Steve Somerton (February 21, 2008)  If you have been surfing around trying to find the information to download creative zen software, then you are not alone. A lot of people are in the same situation as you are. You can download software for your creative zen for a price, or you can download it for free. Then there is a third option. You can download all of the software you want. The music, the movies and videos, but with . (Personal Tech)

Download Movies Music Games And Shows

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 Luis Aguirre (February 21, 2008)  Downloading. This has become the tool of choice for people who want their favorite shows, movies, music and even games. . . fast. The time when companies like Blockbuster and Hollywood Video ruled the movie and game section is now coming to an end. Online video game and movie companies are now taking things to the next level, people don't want to get in their car and drive to the store .. (Personal Tech)

Apple iPod - Groove Your Passion

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 Jayson Pablo (February 20, 2008)  The Apple iPods are the latest crush of the music lovers these days. They come in attractive design and excellent sound quality that it would definitely satisfy the passion of the music lovers. The users of these portable music players can experience the perfect musical entertainment as it comes with various enhanced features. It has the ability to play your favourite music tracks in .. (Personal Tech)

Download Free Ipod Music - Within The Letter Of The Law

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 Jeremy Kelsall (February 19, 2008)  I'm sure you know of a place to download free iPod music however, is it legal? Chances are that its not. It is a known fact that the governments and local law enforcement agencies are getting better every day at tracking down people who are downloading files over the internet illegally. So, unless you are willing to possibly go to jail to obtain some iPod music downloads I would suggest . (Personal Tech)

Download iPod Movies - Quick And Easy

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 Jeremy Kelsall (February 18, 2008)  Do you want to download iPod movies? With all of the new releases, who wouldn't. The biggest problem is deciding where to download them from. Sure, you can use a service like itunes but, why would you do that to your wallet unless you intentionally wanted to spend more than you had to. The fact of the matter is, there are many places online where you can download movies for you iPod. .. (Personal Tech)

Take Pleasure in Unlimited Music Downloads

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 Davion Wong (February 18, 2008)  There are various ways that an avid lover of music can access unlimited music downloads on the Web. Today, the Internet abounds with music downloads websites that present different kinds of services. They compete in terms of music packages available, software, and even payment terms. All that one has to do is choose from among these different offers the one that best attracts him. .. (Personal Tech)

PSP Downloading Service - What You Need to Know

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 Gerry Restrivera (February 18, 2008)  PSP is an amazing piece of gadget, a handheld game console and a multimedia player. With its amazing features, you need to find ways on how to fill your PSP with all the contents or files you need to enjoy more. You have to find the best PSP downloading service to load your gadget with all the media files you need. With the popularity of this gadget, there are a lot of PSP downloading .. (Personal Tech)

Where To Get Downloads For Your Zune

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 Tony Connor (February 17, 2008)  There are a lot of sites offering downloads for your Zune and the number is growing every day. But which one do you choose? They all offer movies and videos as well as music and all claim to be top quality. The problem is that although they all say they offer quality support, the biggest selection and are 100% legal it turns out only a handful are actually really good Zune download .. (Personal Tech)

PSP Download - Add Music to Your PSP

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 Gerry Restrivera (February 17, 2008)  Although PSP is originally designed for gamers, music lovers can also enjoy this amazing gadget. It is also a multimedia player and you can add music to your PSP and enjoy listening to your favorite songs if you get tired of playing games. There are a lot of ways to add music to your PSP; one way is to download music from your audio CD collection. You need to convert the audio files .. (Personal Tech)

How Do I Stop Pop-Ups On My Computer?

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 Julian Bates (February 15, 2008)  It has been seen that spontaneous Internet Explorer pop-up windows and ironically, pop-up blocker software, render Windows XP computer unusable at times of need. The pop-ups do not coincide with any particular action i. e, their execution is random and not caused by any particular event. They tend to slow down the computer and this is one of the major resons why Windows Users detest .. (Personal Tech)

How Do I Fix Errors On My PC?

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 Julian Bates (February 15, 2008)  In this day of almost total dependence upon the communication, information and entertainment provided by the personal computer, to be faced with an unexpected problem is the stuff nightmares are made of. That feeling of helplessness, fear, and “what if I can't get it running again?" is bone chilling. But, there are some simple steps you can take to fix some of the common errors, .. (Personal Tech)

How To Speed Up The Process Of Loading DVD To iPod

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 Phil Tsang (February 14, 2008)  Would you rather be spending less time loading DVD to iPod? If you answered ‘No’ then you've probably got too much time on your hands. Time certainly flies by when you have a lot of things going on. Even a few minutes a day waiting can add up to a huge amount of time. Just think about all those minutes spent stuck in traffic, waiting at a bank or bus stop. A person spends on . (Personal Tech)

How To Find What You Want With A Reverse Phone Look Up

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 Julie Landry (February 14, 2008)  In what ways can we benefit from performing a reverse phone look up? Through a normal phone directory assistance service, all of us are skilled enough to utilize a person's name or address to find a phone number. You can on the other hand get a person's name or address by means of a cellular or regular phone number that you currently have. If you have a number on hand, you can look for .. (Personal Tech)

Find Reasons For A Slow Network

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 Tomas Yung (February 14, 2008)  Slow network is a common phenomenon. From the diversity of the reasons causing slow network, to troubleshoot slow network is one of the most common and troublesome work in daily network management. According to analysis, major reasons for slow network are: loopback Broadcast/Multicast storm Virus attack Server slow response Too many clients Application slow response Error client .. (Personal Tech)

Why Wipe PC Features Are Essential

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 Sam Miller (February 13, 2008)  Wipe PC features are very important to have in your system. This is because the mere act of deleting files from your system does not really achieve the results that you want to achieve. If you think deleting a file from your folder means that it has been completely erased from your computer, then you are in for a startling surprise. The file still exists, even after you choose the .. (Personal Tech)

Free PSP Video Downloads

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 Markus Sampson (February 13, 2008)  If you have taken the time to read this article then the chances are high that you are probably on the hunt for free psp video downloads. I did some keyword research lately and was quite surprised to find that phrases like “free psp game downloads" and “free psp video downloads" were coming up in the hundreds per day which clearly shows that a large portion of psp gamers are . (Personal Tech)

Melodious Music with Gorgeous CD player

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 Jayson Pablo (February 13, 2008)  Enjoying music either alone or with the friends gives a great deal of satisfaction to us. There are many ways of listening to the music. You can watch TV or listen to the FM, but having your own music system for enjoying it has an unmatchable satisfaction. You can enjoy the music and songs of your choice anytime. The Compact Disc player is an electronic item which can be found in every . (Personal Tech)

MP3 Players - The Feature Packed Digital Audio Playback Machines

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 Jayson Pablo (February 13, 2008)  The Moving Picture Experts Group Layer 3 Audio or MP3 is a digital audio encoding format which is used to store songs and other audio files. The format uses a psychoacoustic model that discards less audible sounds and records more audible sound in an efficient manner. The format is successor of Perceptual Transform Coding (PXFM) and Optimum Coding in the Frequency Domain (OCF) codecs. .. (Personal Tech)

Laptops - The Sheer Convenience Of Portable Computing

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 Jayson Pablo (February 13, 2008)  Computers manipulate electronic data according to a set of instructions called programs. It is this feature of computers that distinguishes them from calculators and makes them highly versatile. A computer program can include instructions that may vary from a few scores to a billion or even more. It may take years for a team of computer programmers to develop a program for an internet .. (Personal Tech)

Music Downloads and Other Exciting Stuff for Zune

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 Davion Wong (February 13, 2008)  There are absolutely a lot of reasons why people would love to get their music downloads for Zune. Cool and hip music are just within your reach at a great deal. You will get to enjoy the newest raves in town. There is no reason for you not to keep yourself updated with the coolest songs that rock the airwaves. Music downloads for Zune are available in various sites online. You should .. (Personal Tech)

Improve Laptop Memory with Virus Repair

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 Terry Price (February 13, 2008)  Memory is crucial to the operation of your laptop or any computer for that matter. Memory is used for every tiny bit of processing that your computer must do. From start up to shut down and everything in between the memory is critical. However, did you know that having a virus on your machine could actually be eating up your laptop memory? Viruses are nasty bugs that reach the very core . (Personal Tech)

Spyware Or Laptop Repair Which One Should You Attend To First?

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 Terry Price (February 13, 2008)  What is really the problem? Are you having troubles with a slow running laptop? Do you have troubles going to the websites you want to go to, is it just too slow, do you have troubles opening up simple programs? Are you on the verge of going to see your local laptop repair technician? Before you run off and spend your hard earned money on laptop repair, you might want to consider a .. (Personal Tech)

Get Your Laptop Batteries At Your Local PC Repairs Store

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 Terry Price (February 13, 2008)  Many people believe that there is only one place to get laptop batteries, at the laptop manufacturer. However, what you may not know is that your local PC repairs shop may also have them or can get them for you at a fraction of the price. Laptop batteries are not well known for having a long life, that is unless you have spent a good deal of money ensuring that you have yourself a top .. (Personal Tech)

Reasons Why Apple Lowered The Prices Of The Ipod Touch And Iphone This Week

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 Steven Francesco Simpson (February 11, 2008)  This week for the first time Apple lowered the prices of the old versions of the IPOD touch and Iphone. This was due to the newer versions being released a couple of months back and it made the fans happy. A lot of fans had complained that the pricing should go down as early as the new models of the version were released and Apple made this happen. Apple obviously care about there fans .. (Personal Tech)

Choosing The Best iPod For You

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 Wan Mohd Hafiz (February 11, 2008)  It's inevitable that you'll wonder which iPod you’ want from the available versions. Despite the lack of a built-in microphone. I'd say the new batch of iPods are better on the pocket, better looking, lighter and almost worth the hype. 1. iPod Shuffle Get this if you aren't anal about what song you want to be playing this very minute. No LCD screen and very little control over .. (Personal Tech)

5 Top Ways to Protect Your Paid Digital Products From Illegal Sharing

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 Egidijus Andreika (February 11, 2008)  The Problems Of Having Unprotected Thank-You Pages And Download Links If your business involves selling of digital products, then you would need to know all you can about protecting your download links. Otherwise, you would find that your customers would by-pass paying you and download your product free of cost causing you immense loss. What you should have is a secured and encrypted .. (Personal Tech)

5 Tips to Maintain Your PC's Health

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 Gary Riddle (February 10, 2008)  1. Defragment your hard drive. As files are constantly added and deleted from your hard drive they become fragmented. In other words, the files are spread all over the available hard drive space. Defragmenting the hard drive moves them all close together again and reduces the time it takes for the hard drive to find them. 2. Empty the recycle bin. The files that you delete from your .. (Personal Tech)

Free Ipod Help And Accessories

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 Steven Francesco Simpson (February 10, 2008)  Free Ipod help can be found at the apple home page. There is hundreds of employees dedicated to helping customers with online customer help services. There are also toll free numbers available to be called. Thousands of customers have problems with there IPods every day and what makes apple so good is they can happily take care and settle all of there customers problems. Often when .. (Personal Tech)

Free Download Ipod Software

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 Steven Francesco Simpson (February 10, 2008)  With Ipods becoming popular there is a range of software that can be downloaded to use on it. From flash games to organisers everything you can think of can be found and downloaded. Usually different people have different tastes so a wide range of software is needed to satisfy the customers wants. "I Lounge" is some great software that I have come across and use. It is a windows based .. (Personal Tech)

Copy Old Files to New Computer

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 Jacob Erdei (February 09, 2008)  With Vista now out for close to a year many people are now jumping on board and getting a new computer. Let's face it if your computer is over 4 years old it's time to get a new one. For only 700 bucks you can get a system that is 4-5 times better then the old one. The issue many people are having is transferring files from their old XP computer to their new Vista Computer. Not to .. (Personal Tech)

Computer Running Slow? A Cheaper Alternative to a Repair Shop

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 Jeff Farley (February 07, 2008)  Is your computer running slow? Does it freeze at the most inopportune times? When you start it up or shut it down, does it seem to take an eternity to load? There is nothing more irritating! When this has happened to me, I wanted to chuck my laptop across the room! Fortunately, cooler heads prevailed. If you're experiencing these issues with your PC, you have a few options. You can .. (Personal Tech)

Kiss Manga Download

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 Lewis Dixon (February 06, 2008)  Kiss Manga downloads are available at hundreds of web sites that are focused on Manga and Anime. However, not all of these sites are as good as they claim to be. Even those have membership fees may not have what you are looking for despite the fact that they are not free. So be very careful with your money when deciding to join a Manga site. In order to find out the best Manga site you .. (Personal Tech)

Interesting Facts About Camcorders

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 Roberto Sedycias (February 05, 2008)  The portmanteau name of camcorder comes from the two words that describe it the best that is `camera` and `recorder`. It is a device that records audio as well as video images and saves it in its storage device. Camcorders that initially used analog video tapes were earlier used for broadcasting of television images. They were huge in size, and had to be carried around on trolleys. .. (Personal Tech)

How to Watch Videos on iPod and iPhone - 3 Step Guide & Short FAQ

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 Tyler Jackson (February 05, 2008)  Most people that own an iphone or ipod video know they can watch videos but maybe you don't know how to exactly. So I have written an article that will help you to learn all the ways in which you can watch videos on your brand new iphone. Watching Movies, Sports, Music Videos or any other videos you already own: 1. The first step in watching videos that you already own is to get them .. (Personal Tech)




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