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Mom’s Upsee Invention Deserves Standing Ovation

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Mom’s Upsee Invention Deserves Standing Ovation There is nothing in the world more powerful than a mother’s love for her child. A mother will do anything for her child and wants only the best for them. Mother’s feel helpless when they see their child hurt, ill, or in pain for any reason. They will do whatever they can, anything in their power, to make their child feel better. It really shouldn’t be a surprise then, that a mom invented the Firefly Upsee to help her ...

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Are Refurbished Laptops Good?

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Are Refurbished Laptops Good? If you’re looking for a discount or budget computer but don’t necessarily want the quality that you get for budget prices, then you’ve likely been told to look into refurbished options. Unfortunately the majority of people aren’t exactly sure what refurbished laptops are. Most know that refurbished laptops are used computers, but very little else. Because buying used computers is considered risky, you might be wondering if refurbs are actually any good. Keep reading to find out. What is Refurbished? Refurbished ...

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How to Buy a Replacement Power Cord for Any Laptop

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How to Buy a Replacement Power Cord for Any Laptop If the power cord on your laptop is no longer working then you can easily and cheaply purchase a new one. There are a couple of different ways to go including original manufacturer (OEM) and unbranded or aftermarket options. Both are great, and each have their own pros and cons. We’ll start with the basics of finding the correct power cord for your laptop, and then talk about budget, saving money, and finding the best ...

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How to Take a Screenshot in Mac or Windows PC

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How to Take a Screenshot in Mac or Windows Screenshots are one of the more useful things that you can do with your computer, but unfortunately, the majority of computer users aren’t actually aware that they can take a screenshot, let alone how. Screenshots come in handy for a number of reasons, starting with saving copies of pages to print later, saving a funny conversation, or even saving photos off of the internet if they don’t allow you left click and ‘save image’ (but you didn’t ...

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Best Gaming Computers for 2014 – The Desktop Edition

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Best Gaming Computers for 2014 – The Desktop Edition While console gaming has always been popular, it cannot and will not replace computer gaming, especially not for hardcore gamers. While many computers work for gaming, some rigs are designed especially for gaming, and while often more expensive, are virtual powerhouses compared to their more mundane counterparts. While the gamer looking for a unique experience can and should go with putting together their own custom rig, the following includes a list of some of the best ...

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The Best Tax Day Freebies and Discounts 2014

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 The Best Tax Day Freebies and Discounts 2014 Tax day is not usually a day that is considered “fun,” but we’re going to try to help change that for you starting this year with our list of some fun deals, and yummy meals. Most of these offers are free, or at the very least they’re half-priced. This has become a popular new way by local and national businesses to try to ease the pain of tax day, and each year we’re seeing more and more ...

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Refresh on Useful Things Your Mac Can Do

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Refresh on Useful Things Your Mac Can Do Whether you are new to the Apple world or if you have been a faithful Mac user for years, a reminder of the little things about your Mac is helpful. There are so many useful things that your Mac can do but if you do not use them often, you may forget about them. Using your computer for work or play, you use many of the same programs daily. It is the ones you do not need ...

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New Technology May Detect Spoiled Food

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New Technology May Detect Spoiled Food When we shop for groceries, we have every intention of using and consuming everything we buy. We take our groceries home and put them away in the refrigerator. Later you find something hidden in the back of the fridge, forgotten, and maybe not so good. It has happened to all of us at least once in our life. Sadly we never got to finish all the milk in the gallon or we forgot about that yogurt that somehow got ...

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Unraid Server: What it is and Why You Need it

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What is Unraid Server? Anyone who has spent any amount of time working with computer systems, networks, and storage devices has undoubtedly heard the term RAID. Simply put, RAID (Redundant Array of Independent, or Inexpensive, Disks) is a storage system that adds redundancy in an effort to prevent total data loss in the event of a hard drive failure. While RAID has been around a number of years, and has been utilized in many different capacities, the typical RAID system has a couple of important ...

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New Study Reveals Hashtags Allow Martians to Control Your Brain

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New Study Reveals Hashtags Allow Martians to Control Your Brain Early on Saturday morning, the research team from the Extraterrestrials & Outer Space Unit at MIT Labs released a shocking new study pertaining to how we use social media. In it, they outlined their study of Hashtags, starting from their linked debut on Twitter in 2009, and onward. The study, which now spans over five years of research, cumulates in a reveal that using hashtags actually allows Martians to control your brain. “It’s like this,” ...

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