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Tim Martin is a Technology specialist, who gives us insights into the technology and software that helps us to get through our day. Technology is everywhere, an increasingly pervasive part of our lives. Tim helps us make sense of it in many ways.

Six Strikes Anti Piracy Policy Implemented By ISP’s

Starting this week the Six Strikes Anti Piracy Policy becomes active to reduce piracy and copyright infringement

HP Releasing Android Tablet for Lowest Price of $169

HP is introducing their Android Tablet, The Slate 7 Tablet for a very low price, the lowest price for a tablet to date.

HP Releases Officejet Pro X Printer – The Worlds Fastest Desktop...

According to Guinness World Records the HP Officejet Pro X is the fastest desktop printer to date

The Xbox: Where it started, where it is, where it may...

Xbox current figures and rumors for the next generation of the Xbox. So how is a 7+ year old console gaming system doing today?

YouTube To Be Blocked in Egypt

An Egyptian court ordered the suspension of YouTube for a month for broadcasting a film insulting the Prophet Mohammad

Father Bribes Daughter to Quit Facebook

Paul Baier, a research consultant in Boston, is paying his 14-year-old daughter $200 to quit Facebook until summer; smart parenting or poor parenting?

Why Are Kids Overweight Today?

Childhood obesity is out of control, and here is why! What has changed in the past 30 years? Who or what is to blame?

Go Daddy Reports Top Sales After Controversial Superbowl Commercial

The commercial labeled 'inappropiate' by millions of viewers helps Go Daddy cash in

Facebook ‘Brand’ Pages Not Considered Credible

A recent survey shows that Facebook 'Brand' pages are only considered credible by 4% of Americans within the age range of 15-25

US Postal Service To Discontinue Saturday Letter Deliveries

Today the US Postal Service has announced a new delivery schedule. No more Saturday deliveries.

Which Google Chromebook Is Right For You?

There are now 4 Google Chromebooks available ranging from $199 - $449. How are they differnt? Which one is right for you?

Google Chromebooks in 2000 Schools

Google has their Google Chomebooks in 2000 schools to help children with education

Child Labor Laws: What Crosses the Line?

Is helping your dad out at work or mowing the neighbors yard violating Child Labor Laws? A little food for thought...

Twitter Hacked! 250,000 User Accounts Compromised

Twitter reports that it recently detected a series of attempts to hack into user data, and that the attackers may have successfully absconded with some users' information

Amazon Kindle Customers Win Law Suit Settlement

If you are an Amazon Kindle customer, did you know you were involved in a lawsuit? Well you were, and you won!

Will Facebook Replace eBay?

eBay is the most successful auction website on the Internet, but there is someone else joining the game...

YouTube is New Generations’ MTV

Do kids watch music videos still? Yes they do! Not on MTV or VH1, but on YouTube...

Geeksquad Tech Support: Is it Overpriced?

From time to time we find ourselves having computer problems. Spyware, malware, and viruses are very easy to get loaded on your computer if you are very active in social media and play a lot of games or click on ads.

Do We Still Have American Rights?

I am reviewing 3 laws in various towns and cities in the United States that I think violate American Rights as well as Constitutional Rights.

Google Chrome Laptop Now Available for only $249.99

Samsung has partnered with Google and they have released the Samsung Chromebook for $249.99 If you are a gamer, this laptop is not for you. But don't dismiss this laptop yet!