Tag Archives: Information Technology

Monday Musings: On Writing

If this is a writers Blog, why don’t you write about writing? So goes the sixty-four thousand dollar question, which I was asked over this past weekend for about the sixty-four thousandth time. Simple answer? I’m too busy…. and that really … Continue reading

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The Friday Fishwrap: Remembers When

This has been a week to remember the past and look forward to the future. On Tuesday, June fifth, 2012 we said a sad farewell to a great author. Ray Bradbury was 91 years old. Although he is remembered most for … Continue reading

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The Friday Fishwrap: May Be Hazardous To Your Health

Words To Live By There are a lot of words that, by themselves mean nothing, but in conjunction with other words can gain you followers… and some of them might be unwanted.   There is a list of keywords that … Continue reading

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Terrible Tuesday: Two Steps Forward, Three Steps Back.

A long time ago, when someone learned a trade they had to first learn to make the tools of their trade before they could apprentice with a master craftsman. As a tradesman learned to use those tools in the pursuit … Continue reading

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Monday Musings: The Street Value of What?

Smile! You’re on candid… Who? Facebook is paying 1.1 Billion dollars for startup Instagram.   In a video from 2011, New York Times Magazine contributing writer  Clive Thompson explained why writers should use the photo-sharing app in their daily lives. We’ve seen some unusually large payouts … Continue reading

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Lion Mail: To POP or APOP, That Is The Question

The process of migrating eMail from OS X SnowLeopard to Lion has not been quite as simple from some as it might be. The migration of our Earthlink POP Accounts was straight forward.   The system recognised the configuration properly … Continue reading

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