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Steering clear of crafty codecs

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The web is a beautiful place isn’t it? You can watch captivating high definition videos on Vimeo of your friends hiking trip through the Swiss alps. You can chat with relatives on the opposite side of the planet using Google Helpouts. You

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3 ways to fix the “this webpage has a redirect loop” error

This webpage has a redirect loop

Do you ever get the feeling that you’re in the Twilight Zone?  Or maybe you’ve experienced that eerie Déjà vu feeling – you know what I mean right?  It’s one of those things where the event you’re currently experiencing seems to

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Guarding your computer from the Junkware jungle

Crapware

Your computer is running kind of slow and you think it’s time to fix things. So you start Googling around and read that Avast Free Antivirus 2014 is what you need.  All the forums are raving about it and you

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What the heck are cookies and why do I have so many of them?

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Mmmm cookies.  There’s nothing like a box of Pepperidge Farm cookies.  Chessman are my favorite. No wait, I actually like Walkers Shortbread Fingers more.  They’re so delicate and buttery and just plain delicious.  But unfortunately today we’re not talking about

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Did you know Mac OS X Yosemite is secretly stealing your keystrokes?

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You might think I’m aggrandizing a trivial issue or creating a sensational headline so I can drive traffic to my blog.  But to be honest with you – this isn’t about me or my blog.  It’s about you.  It’s about

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