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Download Music Online Without Putting Yourself at Risk

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 Davion Wong (December 27, 2007)  You don’t have to look hard to find places to download music online – websites of all sorts will readily pop-up at your mouse click. Many will tempt you with fantastic free offers, including the software that enables you to do this for free and then share it with other users. And while everybody knows that these music sharing or p2p sites are potentially dangerous, to resist .. (Personal Tech)

Get More From Your PDA Through Using The Right Accessories

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 Chris Love (December 27, 2007)  Your personal digital assistant (PDA) is a handy tool that has enormous potential to make your life much easier. But to get the best out of it you need to have the right accessories. There is wide selection of PDA accessories available on the market so, accessorising your PDA with a multitude of useful extras is not at a difficult task. PDAs have become much more powerful over the .. (Personal Tech)

Address People Search - Search People By Address

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 James Dean (December 26, 2007)  Address People Search searches the addresses of people. Conducting a search would give the name, address, telephone number and other details of a person. This can be done for so many reasons. Some times a person will use these searches to look for a parent, child or sibling they have never met in their lifetime due to war, adoption and other reasons. Searching a persons location also .. (Personal Tech)

Free PSP Movie Downloads

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 Markus Sampson (December 25, 2007)  Is it really possible to get hold of free psp movie downloads? The answer is no! If you are looking to find free psp movie downloads you will find many sites which claim to have them but actually require some form of payment in order to give you access. This sleek and attractive portable console has continued to gain huge popularity over the past year or two with its great gaming and .. (Personal Tech)

How To Download Music To PSP!

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 Kyle Winton (December 25, 2007)  I bet most of you ever since receiving your PSP have been trying to figure out how to add music to it! Well I used to have this problem all the time until I searched around online forever looking for it. Here are a few quick and easy steps to having music on your device in no time! This is definitely the best way I have found so far on how to add music, movies or even videos to your psp . (Personal Tech)

Lookup People By Cell Phone Numbers

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 James Dean (December 25, 2007)  Nowadays, you can lookup anyone these days by their number without any difficulty using the available online services. With the advancement in technology and continuous development in the field of Internet, it is now possible to access any important information and get the details of any person using their cell phone number. One can find the owner of the cell phone number as well as .. (Personal Tech)

Download Unlimited Free TV Shows for iPod - Is it Possible?

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 Gerry Restrivera (December 23, 2007)  Do you love watching hit TV series but do not always have the time to watch it on its time slot and missed a lot of episodes? Or maybe you want to catch up and watch past episodes of the latest TV shows that everybody is talking about. Or you are just addicted to those hit series and want to watch them over and over again. You want a copy of full episodes and wondering where to get .. (Personal Tech)

XBox 360 Cheat Codes - Think Before You Download XBox 360 Cheat Codes

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 Leanne King (December 23, 2007)  The Xbox 360 is one of the most popular gaming solutions on the market today. The days of old 2 dimensional video games are long past. The rise in popularity of this gaming console means that it is now a very competitive game to play. The competition may be with the gaming community or even at home with the family. Regardless of who you are competing with most gamers just want to win. .. (Personal Tech)

How To Get The Best Sound Quality Of Your Mp3 Player

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 Anyer Long (December 23, 2007)  Getting an ipod or a mp3 player in your dream is just the first step. To get the splendid sound quality, you may need to discover the tricks of drawing the best power of your player to let it do its best for you. It is easy to understand that the performance of a player is driven by two aspects - hardware and software. One can improve both the aspects to get the optimum sound quality. .. (Personal Tech)

Transform That Dead Slow PC Into a Monster Machine 15 Minutes From Now With My Help

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 Steve Magill (December 21, 2007)  Everybody has computer problems from time to time. Some of the problems are simple ("I can't get the printer to print") and some are more alarming ("why is my computer monitor's screen blue?"). The good news is that most of the common computer problems are easily fixed. Usually the biggest problem a PC will have is negligence by the owner. Almost all of the common computer problems can . (Personal Tech)

How to Get YouTube on PSP - Download YouTube Movies Easily to Your PSP

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 Anthony Fugate (December 20, 2007)  It really is possible to download YouTube movies and put them on your PSP so that you can view them any time you would like. It does take a software program to do it, but it is really simple to do. The first thing that you are going to need to do is to follow the link at the end of this article that will take you to the software that you are going to need. There is a one time fee, but .. (Personal Tech)

Learn How You Can Download Music to Zune for 1 Cent Each

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 Davion Wong (December 20, 2007)  The idea of finding places where you can download music to Zune without spending much is a great idea to all owners of the latest MP3 player. The trouble is, there are not much helpful tips around. But fret not, as what you would find out in a moment's time is going to blow your mind as we discuss 3 quick alternatives to get some cheap music. MP3 players are not new. You probably .. (Personal Tech)

Get Unlimited iPhone Downloads and Huge Savings

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 Gerry Restrivera (December 20, 2007)  The best reason why iPhone is such a hit is due to its flexibility and unbeatable features. It is a phone, a media player and an internet device. You have communications and entertainment all in one handy device. Of course to get the best out of this amazing gadget you should know how to get unlimited iPhone downloads. Music downloads. If you are a music lover, you will love iPhone .. (Personal Tech)

Baseball Live Feed

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 Marcus Rollingston (December 19, 2007)  Major League Baseball or MLB is one baseball website which is dedicated to connecting baseball fans to the main source of baseball. In this website you will be able to seek baseball live feed, the most updated, informative as well as thrilling baseball information online. So how will you be able to see baseball live feed through MLB? What do you need to do to access the website? You .. (Personal Tech)

How to Download Full Length Movies

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 Davion Wong (December 18, 2007)  People are looking for ways to download full length movies from home, it seems. From the number of online search counts for the words like “download movies online for free”, “how to download DVD movies cheaply” and so on, it suggests that many people want to increase their DVD movie collection but do not wish to spend tons of money while doing so. If you belong .. (Personal Tech)

Why Scan Your Computer's Windows Registry?

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 Charles E. White (December 18, 2007)  Has your computer been getting slower and slower in its performance? If so, it could be your windows registry! Many people will find their computer may slow down over time as more remnants are left in the windows registry from installing and uninstalling software. Developers of software may be using outdated programs to automatically install and uninstall their software and it just .. (Personal Tech)

Windows Registry Repair The Easy Way

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 Charles E. White (December 18, 2007)  If your computer is running slow there can be many reasons that cause the problem such as a virus or spyware but one of the main reasons is a corrupted registry in windows. Anytime you install then uninstall software it can leave remnants in your windows registry and the more you install and remove, the more remnants. Eventually, your computer may become slower and slower. You can .. (Personal Tech)

Zune - The Real Scoop

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 Johnny Bristau (December 18, 2007)  During these hard times, smart buys are rare and very hard to find. One such smart buy is the new Zune portable multimedia player, the latest offering from Microsoft. This nifty player has since made waves in the market. No wonder, when it has excellent functionality at a very affordable price. Soon It'll Just Be Zune Predictably, the famous rivalry between Microsoft and Apple has now .. (Personal Tech)

Loading DVD To iPod May Not Be Innovative, But It Is Pretty Cool

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 Tyler Whitman (December 17, 2007)  The last fifty years have witnessed an amazing array of technological innovations, such as space travel, robotics, and the computer. We have also seen the advent of many technological developments, that while certainly exciting, were not innovations. But somewhere along the line, people started confusing technological developments with technological innovations. And while new technology . (Personal Tech)

Zune Music

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 Johnny Bristau (December 17, 2007)  Zune Music Downloads So you finally have that Zune Music player you've been dreaming about for the longest time. You're totally looking forward to boredom-free bus and train rides and stupor-free idle moments in doctors’ and dentists’ waiting rooms as you enjoy the thumpa-thumpa of your favorite tunes. Well, before you get too excited, is it already loaded with your tunes? .. (Personal Tech)

Are You Playing A Dangerous Game With Your Data?

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 Jane Glendon (December 17, 2007)  I grew up in a family of 5 brothers and 4 sisters in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. We often had to find ways to amuse ourselves on cold winter nights so we would sit around and play the game, “Telephone. " I'd whisper a secret message into one of my sister's ears and by the time it got around the circle one of my brothers would proclaim the secret message. It always became convoluted .. (Personal Tech)

Download Movies to iPod in 4 Steps

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 Jo Kino Liu (December 16, 2007)  Now that you have a video iPod and you want to load movies on it, how do you download movies to iPod? Get the proper hardware - there are many iPods in the market that can and cannot play movies. By now, you may already have the iPod video. The only concern then is the memory capacity. If you have a 30GB one you can store up to 37 movies and for the 80 GB, up to 100 movies (considering . (Personal Tech)

5 Reasons To Invest In A Registry Cleaner

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 Colin Richards (December 16, 2007)  Let's have a look at the top 5 reasons that may help you understand why it is important for all Windows users to invest in a Registry Cleaner tool. Prevent Computer Errors The registry comprises all software and hardware configuration information of your Windows system. This is the reason why not a single activity on your PC can be performed without accessing it. In due course, this .. (Personal Tech)

Top Reasons Your Computer May Be Running Slower Than Normal

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 Charles E. White (December 15, 2007)  Has your computer been running slower than normal? Your computer may be slowing down for several reasons. One it is has a virus, another could be because you need to clear your cache. Spyware could be another reason or your windows registry may be corrupted. The very first thing I would do is run a virus scanner and make sure it shows no viruses. I would also run a spyware program like . (Personal Tech)

Cheap Zune Music Downloads Up for Grabs

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 Davion Wong (December 14, 2007)  The normal way to buy Zune music downloads is at the marketplace. Simply get a block of 400 Microsoft points and you can download up to 5 songs. Each piece of music costs you approximately $0.99. Consumers nowadays are more attuned to downloading at other websites since there are cheaper options. We will reveal several sources where you can find cheap zune music downloads in this .. (Personal Tech)

Email 101 For Beginners

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 Dror Klar (December 12, 2007)  If someone were to ask you for your email address, are you one of those people who have to say that you have a computer, but you really have not mastered it enough to do a complicated thing like using email? If you would take the time to set up a free email account, you would discover just how easy it is. Whether you internet is connected through your telephone, your cable or a .. (Personal Tech)

Watch New Movies Online - How to Watch New Movies on the Internet

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 Lewis Waller (December 11, 2007)  So your looking for a place to watch new movies online? You want to watch all the newest releases in high quality right? You also want to watch them instantly and easily? Am I right? I though so! The internet has tonnes of sites that allow you to watch new movies online but as with everything on the internet, there are a lot of scams and the movies you do find are either poor quality or . (Personal Tech)

Watch Soccer Online - Do You Want to Watch Soccer on Your PC?

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 Alexandre Frings (December 10, 2007)  Find out how to watch Soccer on Your PC or Laptop. Are you a fan of soccer or particular soccer team? As you might suspect there are a lot of free software available on the net that allows you to watch soccer online. Are they safe, legal, or problematic? This article will explore them and expose a safe software that allows you to watch soccer on your PC online. There is in fact a lot .. (Personal Tech)

Looking for Powerful PC Protection?

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 Sam A. Brown (December 09, 2007)  Most computer users have only a vague understanding of what PC protection really means. Terms such as malicious code, pharming, spamming, spyware, flooding, DNS spoofing, buffer overflows and a slew of other terms bewilder and stupefy the masses. Today most computers come preloaded with security software claiming protection against viruses, identity theft and a host of other issues. But . (Personal Tech)

P2P - The More, The Better

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 Vicky Dangi (December 08, 2007)  Almost all of us have tried downloading our favorite movie, music or video online. And if our search is of a latest, top-of-the-charts listings, we are sure to find almost all the sites offering that. But hat if what we are looking for is not the usual hits of the present? What if it is something parallel and out of the box? Maybe and old classic or an art movie? Chances are that we .. (Personal Tech)

Computer Alarm Clocks - a Modern Day Alternative to the Traditional Alarm Clock

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 Toby Russell (December 06, 2007)  There are as we know many types of alarm clocks which can be use these days. . These different types will allow you the chance of choosing the style of [alert] you wish your clock to deliver and which best suits your life. Of the many types that you will find one is a computer alarm clock. When you are looking for the various styles of computer alarm clocks you will see that some are .. (Personal Tech)

Ways To Guard Against Malware

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 Isaiah Henry (December 04, 2007)  Each time we encounter problems with our computer after being exposed to the web, chances are we may be asking what exactly spyware is up to. Malicious adware, malware and Trojans have banded together to create problems over the web. But question is, we known their origin? Just what is spyware exactly? It is normal when people ask such questions. Malware is a frequent topic in articles .. (Personal Tech)

Downloading Movies Onto Your iPod

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 Jon Peterson (December 04, 2007)  As I get older I realize it's harder for me to keep up with the latest trends and technological advancements. Not too long ago I was on top of the technological world. there wasn't a gadget or anything or the electronic sort that I didn't know about or have. Lately, it's a totally different story. put it this way, up until a few days ago I was stuck in the CD age. The sad thing is I .. (Personal Tech)

Downloading Movies Online - 5 Handy Tips to Find Your Movie Site

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 Davion Wong (December 02, 2007)  Movies VCDs and DVDs were popular for a long time until recently when downloading movies online begins to take the coveted top spot in popularity index. Google the phrases “download full length movies" or “full DVD movie downloads" and you are greeted immediately with millions of websites. With so many choices, it can be a headache to figure out which site or service offers .. (Personal Tech)

How to Watch Live Sports TV Online For Free

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 Davion Wong (December 02, 2007)  All sports enthusiasts out there would give a hand or leg to be able to watch live sports TV online. Most fans exude tremendous passion in following up on news on the latest American football game, games and catch their favorite players like golf ace Tiger Woods, F1 champion Michael Schumacher and tennis star Roger Federer on TV. It is not surprising since there is much excitement in .. (Personal Tech)

Loading DVD To iPod - Make It Fast

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 Ali Carsen (December 02, 2007)  Saving a few minutes when loading DVD to iPod could save you hours when you're performing multiple transfers. We all know that time is money, so saving a few minutes when performing this task can be the difference between being late for work or being on time. Most DVD to iPod converters have a big problem of being slow. You may be dying to load your iPod with your favorite movies, but .. (Personal Tech)

How To Download Free PSP Games - Two Methods Which Everyone Should Know

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 Sergey Popov (December 02, 2007)  So you are at my article looking for the place where you can download free psp games? If so you are at the right place. In this article I will tell you about two methods, which are used by many PSP owners to download free PSP games. 1. Download Free PSP Games With Peer-To-Peer Programs There are a lot of different peer-to-peer programs which allow you to download free PSP games, music, . (Personal Tech)

Downloading iPod Music - Choice of Songs Is Yours

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 Davion Wong (December 01, 2007)  Downloading iPod music online has never been easier as compared to today. iPod MP3 players is an icon that indeed symbolizes a quantum leap ahead in terms of technology in digital entertainment. For many people, young and old, downloading iPod music online is increasingly popular. Anyone can choose from every music genre to download onto your iPod. The best iPod music download sites .. (Personal Tech)

How To Fix Slow PC Startup Problems

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 Michael Baker (November 30, 2007)  Do you need to fix slow pc startup problems? Have you noticed that your friend's old Pentium II computer seems to run faster than your Pentium IV? A Pentium IV computer with a well maintained windows XP system will run fast even if it has only 128 MB of Ram memory, and have a smaller CPU. So if your computer is running or starting up slow you need to fix slow pc startup through the .. (Personal Tech)

Why My Computer Is Running Slow

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 Michael Baker (November 30, 2007)  Are you suffering from the “my computer is running slow" syndrome? Has your computer gotten to the point where you can turn it on, go have your morning coffee, get dressed and by the time you get back to it, find that windows still hasn't booted? This is when you know that you are suffering from the “My computer is running slow" syndrome. What causes your computer to slow .. (Personal Tech)

My Wife's First (and Hopefully Last) Computer Virus

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 Andrew Kasch (November 29, 2007)  My wife came home from work the other day very upset. She works for a bank in the mortgage department and they had given her a laptop for her use at work. Someone had sent her an e-mail that had an interesting sounding attachment, so she opened it. It wasn't long before things started to go wrong with her computer. Not only were there multiple pop-ups that were taking place all of the .. (Personal Tech)

How Do I Transfer Music To My PSP - Step By Step Guide!

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 Dima Gerashenko (November 29, 2007)  You bought a new PSP and you want to listen to you favorite songs on it, but you don't know how to put music on your PSP? Don't worry it's very easy and here I am going to explain to you how you can transfer your music files from your computer to your PSP! Here is some stuff you going to need. . . You have all this I promise! Computer. PSP. . . USB cable. All your favorite songs. .. (Personal Tech)

How to Get Rid Of Spyware - What is the Best Way to Remove Spyware From Your PC?

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 Benny C. (November 28, 2007)  Do you know how to get rid of spyware? Did you even know that there is a 90% chance that your computer is infected with either spyware, adware, or quite possibly both? Unfortunately many people fail to realize this until they are paying the computer repair guy hundreds of dollars to repair their computer. Or worse, until they are buying a new computer, because their old one is so .. (Personal Tech)

Loading DVD To iPod Really Is Easier Than You Think

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 Tyler Whitman (November 28, 2007)  You know that loading DVD to iPod is possible. Everyone is talking about it, and apparently everyone is doing it. Everyone but you, that is. It's not because you don't want to. Truth be told, the thought of loading DVD to iPod occurs to you several times a day. In fact, you think about it everyday as you sit in the break room at lunch, wishing you that you were watching an episode of .. (Personal Tech)

How to Fix Runtime Errors

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 Vaughn Cradel (November 28, 2007)  Does this scenario sound familiar? You settle down at your computer, perhaps with a mug of your favourite beverage to hand, ready for an interesting and useful session. But, as soon as you start to use your computer one of those annoying error messages pops up on the screen. Then, as soon as you have got rid of it another appears, then another and another. Last time you used your .. (Personal Tech)

Spam - Spam - Spam - Two Tips To Cut Down on Spam

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 Tery Robertson (November 26, 2007)  Ahhh, my spam folder. A cornucopia of incredible offers. A wealth of veritable opportunities. And in such amazing abundance too. So how in the world can I even bear to Ctrl - A (select all) and push that little delete button day after day without even opening my mail? After all, I've turned down millions of dollars that would be generously donated to me from someone's dying Nigerian .. (Personal Tech)

Firefighting Nozzle With No Back Pressure - A Technological Breakthrough

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 Arnold Cafe (November 26, 2007)  Have you ever heard of a hand held firefighting nozzle with no back pressure? Well, the zero back pressure technology for firefighting nozzle is here with us now, it has to stay to enable us to upgrade our firefighting capability and to get rid off the constraints that the conventional firefighting nozzle had been facing since its inception. One of these constraints, is the manual usage . (Personal Tech)

iPOD vs Zune - Zune's WiFi Breaks The Tie?

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 Steve Faber (November 26, 2007)  Microsoft's Zune and the iPOD have been battling it out in the marketplace for over a year now. One of the Zune's advantages has been its inclusion of wireless networking for file sharing between different Zune players. One place many industry observers have thought Microsoft made a mistake is that the player could only share files between different Zunes, and not use the built-in WiFi .. (Personal Tech)

How To Score A Cheap iPod

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 Lars Nichols (November 25, 2007)  For many mp3 player users, to buy an iPod is like buying the best in class product in the mp3 player category. However, the iPod is actually not something that can be afforded by the masses. Apple has been known to sell their products at very high prices and it doesn't look like they are planning to change their strategy any time soon. After all, it seems that they are targeting a very .. (Personal Tech)

iPod Vs. Zune - Clash Of The Titans

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 Lars Nichols (November 25, 2007)  For many years, there has never been a technology battle so public such as the one between Apple and Microsoft. The two companies have been at it for the longest time, since the time of the computer boom in the 1980s, in fact. They have each been releasing their own brand of software and hardware in a seeming friendly competition of who is better than whom. But this all changed when .. (Personal Tech)




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