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Cloud Computing: Windows vs. Mac

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In 2009, the New York Times reported on the ad war between Mac and PC as the world was treated to ads where Mac and PC politely chatted about their

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Apps, Audio, Code, Computer Science, Development, Geek, Movies, Tech, Tips, Video

Lossless vs. Lossy Compression: What’s the Difference?

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All of electronic media is, in some sense, data that is reduced from an original copy. It begins with the capturing of the event. That captured moment or series of

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Apps, Computer Science, Design, Geek, Inspiration, Mobile, Tech

History of Mobile Phones Told Through Interactive Design [INFOGRAPHIC]

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I stumbled upon the history of the mobile phone infographic by broadbandchoices.co.uk showcasing the evolution of mobile phones over time. This is no ordinary infographic, it is actually a single

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Apps, Business, Code, Computer Science, Development, Startup, Tech

How Encryption Will Impact Business in 2016

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According to Sandvine intelligent broadband networks, 70 percent of the global Internet traffic will be encrypted by the end of 2016. Encryption can help protect your data, and is a

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Apps, architecture, Code, Computer Science, Development, Programming, Tech

SSL Certificates: Getting to Know the Basics

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SSL or Secure Sockets Layer is a critical security tool that can help site owners protect data transmissions between their servers and the users. SSL is used on a wide

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Apps, Business, Code, Computer Science, Entrepreneur, Freelance, Mobile, Tech, Tips, Web

How A VPN Can Protect Your Data

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Everywhere you turn, there’s a “Free Wi-Fi here” sign, but that doesn’t mean you should be signing on. Coffee shops, restaurants, grocery stores and even your favorite auto repair shop

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Computer Science, Geek, Inspiration, Tech, Web

The Origins Of The Internet

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The Internet helps you find your way when you’re lost. It talks to you when you’re lonely. And it allows you to be available to your boss, 24 hours a

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Code, Computer Science, Development, Geek, Programming, Tech, Web

PHP is better Than You Thought It Would Be

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PHP is one of the most used programming languages of the world. It comes in different frameworks which take care of all the web development needs. However with popularity it

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Business, Computer Science, Entrepreneur, Geek, Nerd Fun, Programming, , Tech, Tips

How To Outsmart Social Engineering Hackers

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Say the word “hacker,” and many people think of some sallow-skinned loner pounding out viral code in his grandmother's basement. Social charms and computer hacking don't go together – right?

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Code, Computer Science, Development, Geek, Mobile, Nerd Fun, Programming, Tech, Tips, Tutorials

Android Tips & Hacks To Maximize Your Phone’s Capabilities

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Going under-the-hood to maximize your Phone’s Capabilities If you’re a free soul and don’t want to be chained down by pointless limitations, chances are you’d prefer an Android-based phone over

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Apps, Code, Computer Science, Design, Development, Inspiration, Programming, Tech, Tips, Web

How To Create GUI (Graphical User Interface) Experiences

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Good GUI Design Elements that Result in a Superior User Experience 12 Useful Techniques For Good User Interface Design User experience can be defined as the opinion of the user

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After Decades of Doubt, Online Schools are Nearly a Viable Alternative for Higher Education

In the past this blog has discussed how to get into computer science online for free — the Internet now makes it possible to acquire sound educational information in ways

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30+ Epic Game Tutorials

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LOVE GAMES. As a kid I always loved games, ever since playing the early zelda games, I wanted to make games myself – but then after years of school and

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Computer Science, Design, Development, Freelance, Tech, Web

Professional Web Design Certification Programs Worth Looking Into

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So you want to be a Web Designer, Developer, or IT Guy. Awesome! Now for the hard part, finding a job! In this economy it is hard enough to keep

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30+ Epic Resources on How To SSH

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Ok so I have been meaning to talk about SSH (Secure Shell) & Linux Commands for a while now, but just haven’t had the time to put together a worthy

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Art, Computer Science, Design, Development, Funny, Geek, Tech

We need YOU to “VOTE ROBOT” on Threadless – Geeks Unite & Join The Robot Revolution Or Be Annihilated!

FELLOW GEEKS… ROBOT WEEK IS HERE – pick up robotic arms and join the cause! Super Tuesday – Threadless Style As some of you know, it is Super Tuesday, so

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10 Gigabit Ethernet & The Future of Networking

10 Gigabit Ethernet & The Future of Networking The rise of cloud computing is a bit like that of a space shuttle taking off. When the rocket engine and its

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Blogging, Computer Science, Geek, Mobile, Tech

The Billion Dollar Lost Laptop Problem – The Cost of Lost Data & How To Protect Yourself.

The Billion Dollar Lost Laptop Problem – The Cost of Lost Data & How To Protect Yourself. Every time a business laptop is lost and/or stolen, an organization takes a

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Apache, Computer Science, Geek, Javascript, Programming, Tutorials

How To Redirect Visitors To Another Site Or Page – Different Techniques & Explanations for Beginners

Redirecting web pages is an oft used term in search engine optimization. In fact, it is important for all webmasters carrying out search engine optimization of their sites to learn

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Thank You Steve. A Small Tribute to Steve Jobs (1955-2011) – Inspirational Video, Quotes, & Images.

Tonight, it is very very very *very* hard to write about anything but this. The tragic loss that we all felt today – we lost an inventor, an icon, an

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Blogging, Computer Science, Tech

Converting from IPv4 to IPv6: what does this mean for your website?

Converting from IPv4 to IPv6: what does this mean for your website? Changing addresses can be scary. What if your street suddenly gets named Psycho Path? Or Slaughterhouse Drive? Due

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Computer Science, popular, Programming

Getting into Computer Science & Programming – Intro for Students, Web Developers, Designers & Self Teachers

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Ok so I decided to write about this topic while its fresh in my head, This is sort of out of the ordinary of my regular posts, but I am

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