Have you ever woke up one morning and hopped in the shower only to have an epiphany about a problem you’ve been trying to solve at work or school? You’re not alone. Both Albert Einstein, Sir Isaac Newton and Archimedes were also known to have brilliant flashes of inspiration when doing menial tasks. But why? […]
An OSX trojan has infected millions of computers according to an article published on ArsTechnica.
According to Dr. Web (the Russian antivirus company claiming to have discovered the infections), 57 percent of the infected Macs are located in the US and 20 percent are in Canada. This latest variant of the Flashback trojan searches […]
From the “oh crap” file, a breach at a payments processing firm may have compromised as many as 10 million credit and debit card accounts from all the major cards after it discovered an intruder had access credit card data in early March.
Global Payments, a company that processes card transactions, confirmed late Friday that […]
One of the most interesting things to come out for smart phones is the interest everyone has in QR codes. I have people asking me about QR codes all the time at work. There’s a great article in [Cleveland.com] about how small business are flocking to the meme. There’s also some great advice from experts […]
Perplex the Windows 7 users in your life by turning their screen updside down or sideway. Simply hold down CTRL ALT and hit the arrow keys on the right hand side of the keyboard. What a great trick huh? Just be sure to put your phone on DND if you’re the IT person or you’ll […]
So this morning I sent off an email to the folks at Speedtest.net after I tried using their site to check my connection speed on my iPad. Here’s the gist of my email.
“This morning I tried to use Speedtest.net on my iPad to check the connection speed of the wifi I’m using on my […]
I bought my Wacom Intuos tablet several years ago and even though it’s one of the dustiest things on my desk, it’s garnered a place in my heart. For editing photos it’s my tool of choice and I really couldn’t do the photo production work I do without it. Wacom has released a new version […]
If you’ve been thinking about getting Photoshop CS5.5 wait. Photoshop CS6 is just around the corner and it’s packed with a ton of new and exciting features. In this video Julieanne Kost gives a walk through of her 6 favorite new features and let me tell you, some of them are pretty awesome. The only […]
What’s in the PRAM?
PRAM in OSX stores user specific system and device settings. The exact settings stored in your computer’s PRAM varies depending on the type of computer as well as the types of devices and drives connected to the computer.
Some information stored in the PRAM includes:
Display and video settings such as […]
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