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How To Make A Terrible Website

How To Make A Terrible Website

Have you ever wondered what it would be like if everyone was able to make their own television show and have it broadcast on national television? We would be seeing some really terrible stuff that has no business being on TV. The combination of Aunt Gladis's quilt hour and Grandpa Bill's guide to overnight talk radio ...

How To Use Social Networking To Find A Job

How To Use Social Networking To Find A Job

Traditionally a network of family, friends and business contacts was the best way to get leads to find a job. Right now, 15 million Americans are looking for a job and as many as 70 million are looking to change jobs. That means 42% of all workers are in the job market, in one way or another. That fact pretty much ...

Professor Ratings Sites Should Be Banned!

Professor Ratings Sites Should Be Banned!

The most popular sites behind Facebook and Myspace are sites that allow you to "grade" your professors or warn of really terrible ones. While warning students about professors who do not speak English properly, do not know the material very well or just plain do not care can certainly be helpful in situations, these ...

How To Look After Your Phone

How To Look After Your Phone

Smartphones have taken over our lives. Granted, that statement might be overly dramatic, but they sure play a huge role in our everyday functioning. Two-thirds of people in the UK and USA own a smartphone, and by 2019 the number of mobile phone users is set to exceed the five billion mark. Modern smartphones aren’t at ...

Introduction To Open Source Programming Languages

Introduction To Open Source Programming Languages

Open Source projects work in a collaborative manner. Many people share their knowledge and resources for the common good. There is no owner. However, there is usually some form of governing committee. Users can submit bug reports and suggest enhancements. Bugs and enhancements are reviewed by a committee. Changes are ...

Typography Tips For Pleasing Your Website Readers

Typography Tips For Pleasing Your Website Readers

There is no single typeface that fits every project. Wouldn’t that be boring! Instead, you have at your disposal a plethora of typeface options that can be selected from to provide the right look for the content, be it a heading, banner or block of text. The key, then, is to understand sound principles for selecting ...

Payments Via Mobile Phone At Your Local Public Transport Stop!

Payments Via Mobile Phone At Your Local Public Transport Stop!

With Peak Oil just around the corner, alternate transportation forms are likely to be the wave of the future. Peak Oil is not the end of the era of oil. It is the end of the era of cheap oil. As gas prices rise inexorably, this will increasingly make individual car ownership a serious burden. There are many different ...

Printer Buying Guide: How To Find The Best Model For You

Printer Buying Guide: How To Find The Best Model For You

The printer is one of the most important devices on a desktop. Text documents, PDFs, photos, web pages still need to be put on paper, at a variable rate, depending on their end uses. The choice is vast today in the area of the printer, between the historic players such as Epson, Canon and HP, and challengers who ...

Going Beyond Anti-Virus Software With 5 Simple Tips

Going Beyond Anti-Virus Software With 5 Simple Tips

We live in a highly technological age, and this allows us to enjoy numerous conveniences that weren't available just a few short years ago. However, a few bad apples can ruin the whole barrel. There are those out there who use unethical tactics at the expense of others. It's unfortunate, but the truth remains that ...

Staying Ahead Of Most Recent Mobile Dangers

Staying Ahead Of Most Recent Mobile Dangers

We have heard horror stories of people being kidnapped and held hostage for a ransom. This concept is now a reality when it comes to the vital information stored on your smartphone. Ransomeware is a reality, and it's a new way criminals are profiting off of our increasingly technological world. For many people, data ...