Almost Geek Posts

Hosting

At the prodding of a buddy of mine over the winter I signed up for an online backup service called Zip Cloud. It’s an online backup service which basically takes a copy of all your files and places them online. If your computer ever crashes you simply download all your…

Product Reviews

Android models from Straight are only on the Sprint network as of Jan 2012 which means service is limited to areas that Sprint serves. As an alternative consider one of the Nokia smart phonemodels. While not having all the Android flash and eye candy they’re quite capable smart phones.

Straight Talk Phone Service

Does my Straight Talk phone run on Verizon, AT&T, or Sprint?  This is easy to figure out. Currently all phone’s who’s model number ends in “C” is a CMDA phone which means Verizon. If your model number ends in “G” it’s on AT&T. Currently (as of Jan 2012), all Andriod…

Straight Talk Phone Service

Straight Talk has two simple plans a low price points for all their phones. Certain smart phones require the unlimited plan Straight Talk All You Need plan: $30. This plan includes 1000 minutes of talk time, 1000 texts, 30MB of data, and free calls to 411 for 30 days. Straight…

Straight Talk Phone Service

If you’re looking for the appdata folder in Windows maybe to copy over your Filezilla sites, the old %appdata% trick in the search box doesn’t work. The trick still works in the run dialog. Open up a Run box (Win Key + R), type %appdata% and press enter, your appdata folder…

Windows