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Exercising Caution on the Phone

February 26, 2014
We almost lost Detroit

We received a call at the house last night that was strange and a little disturbing.  The caller said they were with our bank and needed to confirm our identity before speaking to us about …

The Internet Never Forgets

May 5, 2013
Posting Something You Should Not

An elephant never forgets? Forget that. Try getting something pulled off-line when you really need it to go away. As you will quickly find out, it is nearly impossible to remove information completely off of …

Wipe That Data Before You Give It Away!

December 4, 2011 2 Comments
data protection

A short time ago, a friend of mine picked up a few spare hard drives.  He was looking for older model hard drives to put on the shelf for when his low-priority legacy servers’ hard …

Teaching the new media ways

January 11, 2010
Teaching the new media ways to the next generation

When does education stifle or retard technical and usage innovation? I am not sure, but it is something that I have been thinking more about over the past several months. The United States has been a …

How close are you to having everything online?

April 14, 2009
Microsoft Office Live Workspace

I sleep well at night knowing that virtually all of my personal information is stored online.  Really, the only personal data that is not permanently stored online are my photo albums and my music collection.  However, these files are backed up nightly to …

Cautious, Over Cautious, or Just Plain Scared?

August 21, 2008
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I think that I am like the majority of people who are not comfortable in new situations. I tend to avoid the completely unknown, cautiously tread forward if I have a little guidance, and rush …

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