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Crime Shows Fine Tuning the Criminal Mind?

There are numerous crime shows filling the prime time slots. And you can find some version of Law and Order, CSI etc. on at any time of day on a number of channels. The writers are increasingly ..
(July 07, 2008)
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Apple Vs PC is No Longer Apples Vs Oranges!

There are Mac people and there are PC people. The divide has essentially been one of taste and can be compared to the Pepsi vs. Coke divide. Mac is seen as optimal, even necessary for music ..
(July 11, 2008)
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Sony Playstation 2 Vs Microsoft Xbox Setting the Tone?

A systems’ availability, specifications, price, number and quality of games and perhaps most importantly its’ ability to provide fun and longevity are all factors that should be ..
(July 14, 2008)
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 | Gaming/Console-Systems | Visitors: 176

DSL Vs Cable Modem Who Wins the 100 Yard Dash?

Residential DSL and Cable combined account for 90 percent of the broadband market in the U. S. There is a trend in the US of cable modem subscribers being consistently slightly higher in number than ..
(July 17, 2008)
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 | Communications/Broadband-Internet | Visitors: 711

Lotus 1 2 3 Vs Excel Vs Google Docs and Spreadsheets?

Upon their release in the early 80's Microsoft Excel and Lotus 1-2-3 offered similar products measured by both quality and efficiency. They each associated themselves with different systems which in ..
(July 20, 2008)
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US Economy is Barely Treading Water But There May Be Positive ..

The US economy has been treading water for the past couple of years with conditions continuing to decline. Fuel costs and the foreclosure rate are acting as undercurrents. There are currently no ..
(July 25, 2008)
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Analog Vs Digital What in Gods Creation is Analog? And Why Do ..

The U. S. broadcast system is embarking on a transition that is the result of technological advancements. It will make better use of resources most importantly our broadband spectrum and enhance the ..
(July 29, 2008)
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Facebook Has Surpassed MySpace Thanks to the Smart Kids

MySpace leads Facebook in revenue earned form advertisements. But recently, Facebook has surpassed MySpace in unique visitors. This is an astounding accomplishment being that MySpace had a three year .
(July 30, 2008)
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 | Internet-and-Businesses-Online/Social-Networking | Visitors: 154

Enhance Recipe Resources Using Software

Cooking and Nutrition have been incredibly hot topics over the past couple of years. Other hot topics such as anti aging and fitness exercise are discussed in correlation with cooking and nutrition ..
(April 29, 2008)
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Echo Boomers - The Digital Difference

Echo Boomers are the first generation to have always enjoyed the luxury of digital technology. This has afforded them many benefits however, there have also been a number of costs. The event of ..
(April 10, 2008)
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One Laptop Per Child's XO or Intel's Classmate for American ..

There are many comparisons being made between the OLPC and Intel's Classmate. I personally feel that the differences far outweigh the likeness of these two products. There is growing controversy as ..
(April 14, 2008)
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Genealogy Benefits

Genealogy is an interesting hobby that has many psychological benefits. Technology enables even a non skilled researcher to gain more information faster and more efficiently and in turn benefit ..
(April 17, 2008)
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SPAM - History and Prevalence

The term Spam is thought to be derived from a Monte Python skit. But the fact that Spam makes up over 80 percent of emails sent isn't that funny! A Monte Python sketch performed in 1970 references ..
(April 13, 2008)
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 | Internet-and-Businesses-Online/Spam-Blocker | Visitors: 245

Wii System by Nintendo - Acceptable Exercise?

The Wii definitely has people talking and apparently, exercising! Wii was originally released in 2006 and by Christmas 2007 had people scattering, scrounging and waiting outside various stores at 5 ..
(April 13, 2008)
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Tax Preparation Software Tips

Tax preparation software has become increasingly popular over the past few years. As a result paid preparers are becoming more expensive which in turn increases the number of people in search of tax ..
(April 09, 2008)
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Enhance Computer Game's Performance - 6 Amateur Tips

There are a few simple maintenance tips that will optimize your game experience. These tips are for the computer amateur! Minimal technical details to follow! Keep the discs themselves clean. You ..
(March 25, 2008)
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Digital Generation Gap - Back to the Basics

The digital generation gap is defined as the occurrence of a child who is much more computer savvy than their parent! The gap is slowly closing as those who were school age before computers became ..
(March 28, 2008)
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Computer Features - Choosing the Best System For Your Needs

Choosing the correct features for your computer will prevent much frustration, need for upgrades, and loss of time and money. I have outlined the most important features to think about when choosing ..
(March 31, 2008)
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Internet Shopping - Pros And Cons

I will start on a positive note with Pros! Convenience The first and most obvious pro is the convenience of shopping from your home and not having to get dressed, pack up the kids, warm up the car, ..
(April 03, 2008)
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