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A Guide To Buying American-made Wardrobe

We all like to be able to say we’re supporting American businesses. Sure, American Apparel is the classic example, but many disagree with their ethics and think the quality of their clothes is sub-par. Here is my collection of the best quality American-made clothing. … Continue reading

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The Future of Google Play

It looks like Google is out to start competing with the likes of Amazon and Apple. The trouble is they have a fledgling store in a marketplace of two excellent, massive stores and everyone has already chosen a side. They … Continue reading

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12 Ideas for Web Apps, Sites and Other Things

Blippy for the Browser In this age of oversharing, what’s one more stream of data? I’m thinking you should be able to create a profile that keeps track of the websites you visit, and you can rack up a leader … Continue reading

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Why Amazon Needs to Buy doubleTwist

Long before this post, many have argued that in fact the battle is not truly waged between Apple and Google, but truly Apple and Amazon, a dark horse in the race to the throne of the tech world. Google, meaning … Continue reading

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Give to the Jimmy Fund, Get a Google Plus Invite

I’m sixteen, and every year, for the past eleven years, I have raised money for the Jimmy Fund. Every year, it’s been a bit different. A few years in the past, I have donned a costume (or three) and “performed”, raising money. … Continue reading

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Three Networks

5by5– Most beautiful network out there. Favorites are Back to Work and The Pipeline. TWiT– Most famous network out there. Favorites are TWiT and Macbreak Weekly. ThisWeekIn– The only other network out there that I’ve heard of.

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Tutoring Tools

Technology can be incredibly helpful for learning. Here are some of the more helpful resources. Khan Academy Khan Academy is one of the most popular places for quick videos on various subject matters. Other favorites include iTunes U and MITOpenCourseware. … Continue reading

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A List of Torrent Trackers

http://tracker.torrentbay.to:6969/announce http://inferno.demonoid.com:3392/announce http://tracker.openbittorrent.com/announce http://tracker.publicbt.com/announce http://opentracker.umunu.com:80/announce http://222.171.190.184:7000/announce http://tracker.thepiratebay.org/announce

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A Quest To Sync Google Docs With Computer

Since the dawn of time, I’ve wanted to sync my Google Docs with my computer, and my Dropbox. Actually, the dawn of time would be around 2007, the beginning of Google Docs. It was a quaint idea with possibilities. Back … Continue reading

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Amazon Loses Rights To Movie Purchased Less Than A Year Ago

Ocean’s 11 is one of the best movies ever made. Which is why I purchased the film using Amazon Instant Video on October 31, 2010. Here’s the receipt:       Now, in my world, when you buy something, you generally … Continue reading

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