Technology- iPhone 4

September 20, 2010

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Over the summer, Apple released a new version of the iPhone. This is an upgrade that is very noticeable with the introduction of the additional camera on the front of the phone allowing for Skype-like phone calls, an amazingly clear display, and a sleek new design that will eventually come in white. As always the apps on the iPhone are great with e...

Apple’s September 1 media event

September 16, 2010

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Apple’s annual September 1 media event revealed many new gadgets. Among these were a brand new version of the iPod Touch which is faster and has a camera, the new Apple TV which lets you stream movies from Netflix(or your local storage on your computer) or Youtube onto your TV. You can also stream music off your computer with Apple TV. In addition t...

Who said crime doesn’t pay?

September 16, 2010

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Crime. A word that typically means the act of stealing, harming, or even questionable mischief against another person, but for international art thief Neal Caffrey, crime is an art. USA Network’s new original hit series White Collar, is about Neal Caffrey (Matthew Bomer) an art thief whose been all over the world, pulling cons, stealing art, ...

Happiness- It is possible

September 13, 2010

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Your walking in the school halls or sitting in the office or even running to the bathroom and you see someone smile. You double-take. Is that person really smiling at me? Do I look funny? Is there toilet paper on my shoe again? The truth is that the person smiling at you just had received a smile a second earlier. It made them feel warm. War...

Technology – Jailbreaking 101

September 7, 2010

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In July 2010, the US Library of Congress deemed it perfectly within the rights of the owner to "jailbreak" their apple products. But what is jailbreaking? Simply put, its a way of opening up the software so as to allow the use of non-Apple apps and software. The term jailbreak comes from the hacker subculture's belief that Apple is totally ag...

Want some ice for that “Burn”?

September 2, 2010

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As you may know, there were a lot of heat warnings for the severe weather conditions we had over the last few weeks of summer, but that’s not the only thing that was heating up over the summer. USA Network’s hit original series "Burn Notice" returned for it’s fourth season with the audience’s favorite burned-spy Michael Westen. Michael ...

Technology – Google Voice

August 30, 2010

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As of today Google released their new service that allows people who have Gmail accounts to make phone calls from their inbox. At least for now phone calls within the US and Canada are free and International Calls are supposedly very cheap(although I have yet to use this feature). The quality of the phone call is pretty standard it seems; however, yo...

Happiness- It is right around the corner

August 30, 2010

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No I am not talking about the golden arches literally located on every corner. I am not here to talk about money or power. I am here to help bring a simple smile to your face and that feeling of sunshine tingling within yourself. Depression is worse than it was two generations ago by numbers of almost ten times. It is a severe issue in our societ...

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