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Almost Geek Stuff

Google Chrome and Firefox marking regular HTTP sites as insecure or otherwise alerting the user the connection is not encrypted has been in the works for a while. I never paid much attention to the proposal until noticing Chrome showing a little information alert icon next to regular HTTP pages instead…

Webmaster Stuff

Unified messaging simply means that you can read and reply to your messages from any device you happen to be using. You don’t have to stop writing a report on your laptop and pickup your phone to read & reply to messages. You should simply be able to reply from your laptop.…

Cell Phones

This is most likely to apply to people who sometimes run their laptop with a second monitor attached. It’s a little different for me. I usually run two monitors on my desktop. My second monitor is down because I gave its’ power cord to my friend who needed it for their computer.…

Windows

Unless you live under a rock, you know that Windows 10 was released last week. Windows 10 is the successor to Windows 8 and 8.1. For the first time in history Microsoft is giving away free upgrades. Anyone running Windows 7, 8, 8.1, or the Release Preview builds of 10 gets…

Windows

Apparently, Straight Talk has a company owned forum over at StraightTalkWirelessForum.com. I’ve come across it while Googling various Straight Talk issues and since it was using free forum software and is generally an eyesore I figured it was a 3rd party help site much like this one. After a little…

Straight Talk Phone Service