Halloween Treats

This Halloween if your tired of doing the usual this time try something new with these helpful links. It's a great idea to bring out the ghouls in Halloween. Happy Halloween.



Hard Drive Enclosures

Looking for a modern hard drive enclosure with up to date features. Sabrent is ahead of the game with their new model enclosures and for the speed and price, you can't go wrong.




Tired of all those application on your new computer and wished that you can just easily remove them. Think again if your use to doing it the normal way. You will be able to remove some stuff but not that usual stuff you always see on your computer. Now in order to remove those annoying applications, you'll have to use additional software and this is where AppCleaner comes in. You install the program onto your computer and then choose the app's you want to remove. While also deactivating other features as well.



Lock TaskbarT

Want to lock the Taskbar in Windows 8, no problem as long as you move your mouse to the bottom of the screen and click were the Tasbar usually lies and then left click on the mouse and choose properties. This should then open a window called Taskbar and Navigation properties. In that window just check lock the Taskbar and the Taskbar will no longer disappear when you hoover off into the middle of Windows.



Looking for a technological alarm company were you can customize your visitors, code names for other users who access your account, so that you know who accessed what. Alarm is the way to go and its a start on our technological world to have, keep and get everything connected.



Juggling Multiple Freelance

If you are a freelancer here is a great place to structure your ideas and your accomplishments. It's always better to understand your limits now, instead of trying to burn out and satisfy everyone.



Text Message with no phone

Want to text message someone but without a phone. No problem as long as you have a computer on hand to text from.



Free Wifi

Looking for free Wifi in your area. Try these easy convenient locations to get connected with the world as you enjoy a delightful meal.


  • Applebee's (open)
  • Arby's (open)
  • Burger King (open AT&T hotspots)
  • Chick-Fil-A (open)
  • Denny's (open)
  • Dunkin Donuts (open, averages about 1.7 Mbps)
  • Einstein Bros. (open)
  • Jimmy John's (open)
  • Hooters (open, select locations)
  • IHOP (most locations)
  • Krispy Kreme (open)
  • McDonald's (open, average about 4 Mbps)
  • Panera (open, 30 minute limit during rush times, averages about 1 Mbps)
  • Quiznos (open)
  • Starbucks (open)
  • Subway (select locations, open)
  • Taco Bell (open)
  • Tim Horton's (open, averages about 1.9 Mbps)
  • Wendy's (open)

Copy Codes from Websites

Always wondered how certain websites are created and the codes that make them possible. This is where snappysnippet comes to play and teaches you how things work. It's a great way to learn from the bottom up.



Tech Dispenser

Here's a great way to personalize your IT newsletters by picking the topics, sources and frequency when you want to read them. This is a great way to always now when everything is happening and what you need to know.



Dropbox Tips

Get more out of Dropbox and here are some great tips to get the most out of this site. If you use it wisely it will take you places that you can't even begin to imagine. Give it a try and see if it works for you in the work place and at home.



Free CAD Software

Looking for CAD software that you can download for free. Here are great options to take CAD where you want to go for free. It's a great way to learn the software and get your designs right.



Apple Supplier goes belly up

The economy still hasn't recovered and this a a great example of how Apple's so called supplier filed for bankruptcy at the start of Apple's iPhone 6 coming. Let's hope there is a quick recovery.



Restore Previous Versions

Need to restore previous version from a folder that you recently deleted or altered a document. Well if you computer is setup already it should be as easy as easy as left clicking the folder and clicking on properties and viewing the Previous Version folder.
If the folder has not been activated, then it's probably a good time to do it now, just in case sometime in the future you need this tool.

Setup Previous Version
Control Panel -> System Icon -> System Protection link -> on C drive click on Configure button -> Select Restore System and previous versions of files and then click OK. It may take a while at first but if everything goes right then the next time you left click a folder and click properties and go to the previous version files. You should see other file folders only if a folder was modified before. If not then you'll just see one folder file


Free Online Backup

Looking for free online backup service. As long as you understand that it's free and that your storage is limited then this is a great way to go. But make sure that you understand the risks when storing things online for free. Which easily means that nothing is for sure and secure.

Two great sites to go to are as follows:




Change File Names

Want to change files names the easy way.

Try using the F2 command after you change the "file name" and then hit the tab button to goto the next name to change. This will save you time, when changing several file names.


Mobile Payments made easy

Stripe is taking mobile payments to new levels by simplifying how we make payments on the go. If consumers are able to adapt this new concept. We can see the new way of paying on the go. Great idea and hope to see more.



DOT new roads

The Department of Transportation is adapting new modern technology for the roadways. Not only are the roads going to be visible but save us more money in the long run. These new advances in technology will make way for better road visibility. I can't wait to see them go live.



Resume writing without Office

Need to update your resume but lack Office to format your resume correctly. Try using Google Office and install the free templates to be able to format your resume like Office.



Restore Deleted Default Library Shortcuts

Worried that your Default Library Shortcuts are gone forever. No need to panic here are some easy tips to follow to get them back onto your desktop. Remember the next time to be careful when deleting items.