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Evernote thoughts

What’s happening in the world of Evernote? Came across an interesting article in Business Insider about the ups and now downs of Evernote that highlighting their recent laying-off of staff, and I’m afraid I do agree with the overall conclusion that … Continue reading

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Which Cloud System

Which cloud system for my day to day use? I’ve been running Windows 10 since they first released their developers preview versions and have generally liked it. Microsoft also has its Onedrive, desktop and web-based Office stuff, all that sort … Continue reading

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Windows 10 Tecnical Preview

I’m having a play with the new Windows Technical Preview (Windows 10) and find myself pleasantly impressed. I’ve installed it onto two machines, both around 8 years old. One a Pentium D based device, the other with an AMD Athlon … Continue reading

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Google+ and Windows Phone 8 surprise

Google forcing Google+ onto YouTubers has had an unexpected result for me. I do use (and now rely on doing things through) the cloud. Whether e-mail, word processing, spreadsheet work or general video or photo storage, it’s all done remotely … Continue reading

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Google Reader

So Google is shutting down Reader. In one way I’m not too concerned, I never seriously used Google Reader so I won’t miss it. However it makes me wonder how much I can rely on Google’s current services. They do … Continue reading

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Mac or Windows – its upgrade time.

It’s almost decision time, but will it be Mac or will it be windows? My original move to using a Mac was relatively indirect. I, like many people, had started my video editing with Windows MovieMaker. However soon upgraded to … Continue reading

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Windows 8, RT and Tablets

What’s going to happen when Microsoft brings out both Windows 8 and the Surface tablet (running Windows RT) together. I can see quite a few problems with people assuming that their nice new Surface will be able to run their … Continue reading

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Windows 8 future potential

 Windows 8, how’s it going to go. Very shortly Windows 8 / Windows Phone 8 will be out; what’s going to happen? I assume on the computer side of things, as new machines arrive with Windows 8 pre-installed the operating … Continue reading

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