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Nike and iPod: the inevitable combo?
If you walk or run, you probably already do it with music. But now Nike and Apple have teamed up to take your exercise to the next level. The Nike + iPod Sport Kit not only pumps out the tunes to keep you running, it practically acts as a personal trainer.
Negotiate to lower your broadband rate.
Call up your service provider about a month before your annual broadband contract is about to expire, and ask for a better rate. Chances are, their rivals are offering you some sweet deals to switch over.
Brent, how can I keep my kids safe on the internet?
Here are five tips to help you take an active role in protecting your children from many possible online problems:
Keep the computer in a “public” part of the house, like the kitchen or living room.
Create secure, Un-editable PDF Files for Free!
Create PDF's without costly software by downloading CutePDF writer. CutePDF works like an additional printer except it creates a file instead of sending to the printer. PDF's are the best way to send proposals, financial documents, or word documents to clients, accountants, or lawyers.
Clean your phone’s memory before recycling it.
Your cell phone contains the numbers and names of the people you’ve called and those who have called you, along with possible PINs and passwords. These are often in the phone itself, and remain there even if you remove the SIM card.
Every now and then I get email rejection messages for emails that I never sent. Does this mean I have a virus? How can I stop this from happening?
You don’t have a virus. Somebody else does, and the program harvested your email address from their system.
If you’ve developed a unique look for your word documents, you can permanently change the default settings in Microsoft Word.
This way your documents will always look the way you want them to look, and you won’t have to go back and reinvent the wheel with every new document.
Are you looking for a small utility program for creating and storing difficult to crack passwords? Password Safe may be the program for you. Passwords are stored in highly-encrypted database that can be unlocked with one master password. Your usernames and passwords are stored in a local database for easy retrieval later.
Brent, why don't my MP3s sound like the real thing?
Most audio programs, such as iTunes, want to keep their files down to a small size. So they generally rip files at a rate of 128 kbps.
But when you do this to an uncompressed file from a CD, which usually has a native bit rate of around 1400 kbps, you’re obviously going to lose some sound quality.
About 12% of the US population has listened to internet radio, according to recent data by Arbitron. Nine percent, or about 27 million Americans, have listened to a podcast.
Of course these percentages aren’t spread evenly over the population.