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How to find images for Office documents now that Microsoft’s killing Clip Art

How to find images for Office documents now that Microsoft’s killing Clip Art Derek Walter@derekwalter Dec 14, 2014 4:00 AM http://www.pcworld.com/article/2857295/how-to-find-images-for-office-documents-now-that-microsofts-killing-clip-art.html#tk.nl_pwr Microsoft is sending its Office clip art to the digital beyond, where it shall rest in glory with Clippy, … Continue reading

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4 Questions to Ask Before You Give a New App Access to Your Personal Data

4 Questions to Ask Before You Give a New App Access to Your Personal Data Rob Pegoraro Tech Columnist Jun 24, 2014 https://www.yahoo.com/tech/4-questions-to-ask-before-you-give-a-new-app-access-to-89716807114.html?src=rss Here’s how most of us protect our own privacy when it comes to new mobile apps: We … Continue reading

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If It Sounds Too Good To Be True…

Krebs on Security https://krebsonsecurity.com/2014/06/if-it-sounds-too-good-to-be-true/   If It Sounds Too Good To Be True…   The old adage “If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is” no doubt is doubly so when it comes to steeply discounted brand-name stuff … Continue reading

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Yahoo overhauls Flickr with one free terabyte for every user

Yahoo overhauls Flickr with one free terabyte for every user TechHive: http://www.techhive.com/article/2039285/yahoo-overhauls-flickr-with-one-free-terabyte-for-every-user.html After snapping up hipster blogging platform Tumblr on Monday, Yahoo summoned the tech press to a New York media briefing. But explaining why it dropped a cool $1.1 billion on Tumblr … Continue reading

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Tested: The fastest and most reliable online storage and syncing services

Tested: The fastest and most reliable online storage and syncing services Two reports compare Dropbox vs. Google Drive vs. SkyDrive vs. Amazon Cloud vs. Box By Melanie Pinola http://www.itworld.com/consumerization-it/357224/tested-fastest-and-most-reliable-online-storage-and-syncing-services?source=ITWNLE_nlt_tonight_2013-05-20 May 20, 2013, 11:32 AM — With Dropbox, Google Drive, SkyDrive, Amazon Cloud, Box, … Continue reading

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Scroogle: Adding privacy to Google Search

IT Security By Michael Kassner July 25, 2011, 12:17 PM PDT http://www.techrepublic.com/blog/security/scroogle-adding-privacy-to-google-search/5840?tag=nl.e036 Takeaway: Google Search is an amazing tool. Even so, to many, it has a dark side. Scroogle may be able to help. Over the years, I’ve witnessed–from a safe distance–highly-charged … Continue reading

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Amazon wins fight to keep customer records private

October 25, 2010 9:22 PM PDT by Declan McCullagh http://news.cnet.com/8301-31921_3-20020680-281.html?tag=nl.e703 In a victory for the free speech and privacy rights of Amazon.com customers, a federal judge ruled today that the company would not have to turn over detailed records on … Continue reading

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