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Google Might Change Google.com and Make Using the Internet Way Better

 Kyle Wagner As a fashionable internet denizen, you do not use a homepage, probably. You open a new browser window or tab, and you’re met with your Chrome apps, or … Continue reading

April 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Unknown BlackBerry 10 devices hits the FCC with LTE support in tow, likely the Z10

By Daniel Bader on December 30, 2012 at 6:38pm in Mobile News If there’s one thing that we can rely on with impending North American phone releases, it is that the FCC will … Continue reading

December 31, 2012 · Leave a comment

VC Roger McNamee slams Android’s ‘profitless prosperity’ |CNET News

“The threat to Apple is that they forget their power and success comes from selling hardware. If Android gets too much unit volume, it’s a mistake,” McNamee says. by Dan Farber … Continue reading

December 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

Tale of two realities: Government not held to standard it demands of business

Do as I do, not as I say. For years, we’ve heard chatter in the business community that there’s no rhyme or reason around which businesses receive government support and … Continue reading

May 22, 2011 · Leave a comment

Microsoft Acquires Skype for $8.5 Billion

After rumors that first Facebook and then Microsoft were in talks to acquire Skype, the latter announced that it has acquired the VoIP giant for $8.5 billion in cash. Skype … Continue reading

May 10, 2011 · Leave a comment

Microsoft Nears $7 Billion-Plus Deal for Skype

Read This Article on the Wall Street Journal By ANUPREETA DAS And NICK WINGFIELD Microsoft Corp. is close to a deal to buy Internet phone company Skype Technologies SA for … Continue reading

May 10, 2011 · Leave a comment

HOW TO: Get Your Employees On Board With Your Social Media Policy

Maria Ogneva is the Head of Community at Yammer, where she is in charge of social media, community programs, internal education and engagement. You can follow her on Twitter, her … Continue reading

May 6, 2011 · Leave a comment

[SCAM ALERT] The BLOODIEST Fight EVER – BANNED FROM TV!

Here we see the end game of a typical Facebook Survey Scam. Each time someone completes a survey, the scam creator gets a commission. The scam creator will possibly have your … Continue reading

April 29, 2011 · Leave a comment

14 Best Practices for Long-Term Social Media Success

Brian Solis is principal of Altimeter Group, a leading research-based advisory firm. Brian is also the author of the all-new Engage!, an award-winning guide for businesses to build and measure … Continue reading

April 29, 2011 · Leave a comment

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  • Would Angus MacLean or Robert Stanfield vote for Harper? April 29, 2011
    by Teresa Doyle on Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 1:57pm I grew up in a fiercely loyal conservative household. These two men were held in the highest regard. They were Progressive Conservatives we could all be proud of. Angus MacLean realized how dangerous nuclear power could be. Harper fired the head of Atomic Energy Canada for doing her job. She insisted that […]
  • IPTypewriters: Last manufacturing plant shuts down production April 26, 2011
      The final typewriter manufacturer shuts down in Mumbai BY: Brett Register CATEGORY: Trending Now An old manual typewriter is seen in Finca de Vigia, the villa where author Ernest Hemingway lived outside Havana, Cuba (Credit: GETTY) (CBS / What's Trending) Today in Mumbai the doors to the final typewriter manufacturing company Godrej and Boyce closed i […]
  • Five Years of Harper – Broken Promises April 21, 2011
    Technorati Tags: Five years of Harper,Election 2011 2006 Conservative Platform: 1. Require ministers and senior government officials to record their contacts with lobbyists. Government Action: Broken 2. Prohibit nominated candidates or MPs seeking re-election from accepting large personal gifts. Government Action: Broken. 3. Ban the use of trust funds to fin […]
  • What to do if you are being bullied April 19, 2011
    Cyberbullying sometimes escalates to serious situations, especially if the victim is lacking information when it comes to dealing with cyberbullies. Below are some things you can do to resolve or at the very least limit the damage of cyberbullying: * Refrain from Responding: Defending yourself from a cyberbully attack may seem like a natural response, but th […]
  • Dr. Harper’s New and Improved Medicare « Murray Dobbin's Blog April 17, 2011
    Medicare is turning out to be the sleeper issues in this election as Canadians continue to say that public health care – universal, comprehensive, publicly administered care, transferable across provincial lines – is their most important election issue, even more important than the economy. And is the economy that Harper has based his whole campaign on – aft […]
  • Best divorce letter & answer November 17, 2010
      Dear wife:        I'm writing you this letter to tell you that I'm leaving you forever. I've been a good man to you for 7 years & I have nothing to show for it. These last 2 weeks have been terrible. Your boss called to tell me that you quit your job today & that was the last straw.         Last week, you came home & didn't […]
  • Seal Caucus–Rick Mercer Rant!!! October 15, 2010
    It seems to me that the media is a little too obsessed with how controlling Stephen Harper is.  I don't really get this debate.  I mean, can we blame the Conservatives for wanting this in a leader?  A man who is firmly in control?  Because Stephen Harper is all that and a bag of chips.  And his idea to scrap the long form census is a perfect example of […]
  • NEW BOUTIQUE DISC JOCKEY COMPANY LAUNCHES IN OTTAWA October 14, 2010
    by Pulse Entertainment on Wednesday, October 13, 2010 at 10:26pm Pulse Entertainment promises a new standard of quality, style and sophistication for the “take no chances” customer (Ottawa) October 12, 2010 – MELDAN Entertainment Inc. is proud to announce the official launch of Pulse Entertainment. Pulse Entertainment is an Ottawa-based boutique business pro […]
  • Subject: DR Oz advice H1N1 October 30, 2009
    Subject: DR Oz advice H1N1 The following advice, given by Dr. Oz, makes a lot of sense and is important for all to know: The only portals of entry are the nostrils and mouth/throat. In a global epidemic of this nature, it's almost impossible to avoid coming into contact with H1N1 in spite of all precautions. Contact with H1N1 is not so much of a problem […]
  • RED SKELTON'S RECIPE FOR THE PERFECT MARRIAGE September 10, 2009
    1. Two times a week, we go to a nice restaurant, have a little beverage, good food and companionship. She goes on Tuesdays, I go on Fridays.2. We also sleep in separate beds. Hers is in California and mine is in Texas.3. I take my wife everywhere..... but she keeps finding her way back.4. I asked my wife where she wanted to go for our anniversary. "Some […]

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  • How to Write an Employee Handbook (For Your Small Business) July 21, 2017
    Does your small business need an employee handbook?To many business owners, an employee handbook may sound like the kind of bureaucratic red tape that only large corporations need to worry about. And some may not know what it is or even have thought about it. But, in fact, once you start employing more than a handful of employees, a handbook can be very valu […]
    Andrew Blackman
  • How to Make Slide Layouts in Microsoft PowerPoint July 19, 2017
    PowerPoint is an industry standard for creating presentations for good reason: it has enough tools to easily create professional presentations. These tools help create presentations without having to reinvent the wheel with each presentation you make. Tools like themes, animations, and slide layouts speed up the process of building presentations.PowerPoint s […]
    Andrew Childress
  • 30+ Best Ways to Sign Off Your Email (To Be More Memorable) July 18, 2017
    You may already know that your emails are important. Even though email may seem like a casual form of communication, your emails make an impact. Most importantly, how you sign off from your emails makes a difference. Whether you're applying for a job, selling a product, writing to your boss, or sending a quick note to a coworker—your email sign off is i […]
    Laura Spencer
  • How to Add Text & Bullet Points in Google Slides Presentations July 17, 2017
    You have to add text and bullet points to Google Slides to add your content. But if you've never worked with Google Slides before (or if it's been a long time since you did), maybe you're not quite sure what to do. Don't worry. We can help. Text and bullet points are important. Adding text to your presentation allows you to share informat […]
    Laura Spencer
  • 19 Phrases You Need to Cut From Your Resume Right Now July 14, 2017
    Before you cross the two page benchmark on your resume with another bullet point, consider deleting cliché and useless information first. It might take more time to determine what’s okay to remove, but it’s a better strategy than reducing font size or trimming the margins of your resume, which can make your resume look off. In this article, we take a quick l […]
    Charley Mendoza
  • How to Create Google Slide Layouts (Dimensions, Sizes, and Design) July 13, 2017
    Do you need a specialized Google Slide layout for your presentation? Maybe you need to add a logo to a title page layout? Maybe you want to change the default font or colors for certain slide layouts. Or maybe you want to format your text into columns. Whether your presentation is for your business, for a class, or for some other purpose—you may find yoursel […]
    Laura Spencer
  • Grab 16 Free Stock Photos and Design Assets From Envato Elements July 13, 2017
    Last month, we made a big announcement: unlimited stock photos on Envato Elements. Now, to celebrate the launch, we're giving away 16 free images and design assets, to give a small taste of what Elements has to offer. They all come with a simple license allowing you to use them in any single project you want.The Freebies You Can DownloadSo what exactly […]
    Andrew Blackman
  • How to Quickly Change PowerPoint Templates (Download & Import) July 12, 2017
    Microsoft includes a handful of PowerPoint themes built in by default. If you've seen enough presentations, you've probably seen each of the built-in themes used more than once.A PowerPoint theme is a set of backgrounds, font pairings, color schemes, and slide designs. It's also commonly referred to as a PowerPoint template. Note: We'll u […]
    Andrew Childress
  • 17+ Best Spa & Beauty Salon WordPress Themes for 2017 Websites July 11, 2017
    Spa and beauty salon websites need to have an attractive and inviting design that paints a perfect image of what their clients can expect when they book an appointment. It’s that attractive design that will help you convert visitors into clients that will be more than happy to come back to your salon for another relaxing session.The best spa and beauty salon […]
    Brenda Barron
  • How to Add Pictures and Backgrounds in Google Drive Slides July 11, 2017
    If you're wondering how to put pictures in a Google Slides presentation, you're in luck. Working with images in Google Drive Slides is not difficult once you know what to do.  Photos and graphics are an important part of any presentation. Images break up the text and add viewer interest. It may be a cliché, but the old saying "a picture is wor […]
    Laura Spencer

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