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I bet you don’t know what apps have access to your Google accounts

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Some web apps are good… others are bad and yet others are indubitable rebels, mavericks created to infiltrate your private life and glean as much information as possible from it.

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5 free tech Google Helpouts

Earlier this week, I introduced you to a new Google service called Helpouts which let’s you use your webcam to connect with an expert to get help on topics ranging from Fitness and Nutrition to Arts and Music. I’ve taken

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What is Google Helpouts?

Today Udi Mamber, VP of Engineering at Google, announced a new Google service called Google Helpouts. The first time I heard the name, I thought, “Okay, so this a play on Google Hangouts and instead of just killing time with

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Why do I see multiple chrome.exe processes in the Task Manager?

Chrome is generally a fast browser and even when it starts to feel sluggish there are a bunch of things you can do to speed it up.  But have you ever looked at the Task Manager and noticed dozens of chrome.exe

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Google Search gives definitions with example sentences

You might have already known that you can look-up word definitions directly from within Chrome.  For example, you can type a phrase in the Omnibox and it almost instantly retrieves the definition. define banal Alternately, you can just type the

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