Google That $**: Narrowing down your searches (Part 3) Advanced Boolean

Welcome back for another edition of upping your Google game! This week we’re going to look at a few more of those oh so handy Boolean operators. However this time they are a bit more…


Siri lock screen bypass debunked

Recently there’s been a video going around showing someone using Siri and a couple of tricks to get into a locked phone the person “doesn’t” have access to. This video (note: original video has NSFW…


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Start smart: Pinning programs to the task bar

We all know at least one of them. They could be your next-door neighbor, your co-worker across from you, your mother-in-law. It could even be someone in your own home…gasp! That’s right, I’m talking about…


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Start smart: Adding programs to your startup menu

People are creatures of habit. We like to sit in the same spot in a movie theater, we order our favorite meal when we go to a restaurant, we pick just the left side of…


Hotkeys: ctrl + shift + arrow = awesome

You know what time it is? It’s time for another installment of our hotkeys series: Burnin’ Down The Mouse! Specifically, I’m going to talk about a common hotkey (or possibly just “key combination”) that folks don’t…


MS Office 2010+ – Clipboard Awesomeness

Today’s post comes at you from Microsoft Office (2010 or above)! I don’t know what you do for a living, but in my job there are a TON of mundane tasks that involve doing a…


Google That $**: Narrowing down your searches (Part 2) Using Boolean

Welcome back! So you’ve already mastered some of the basic techniques to improving your google searches, but you’re still hungry for more tips and tricks. Well luckily you’ve got us to share the secrets. Today…


Who am I and why am I qualified for this?

The short answer to the article title? I’m Jacqui Cary and I’m not qualified to write about technology. I’m an average user with a tech savvy side and an interest in efficiency, and a bigger…


Embarrassing Sticker on Someone’s Facebook post? Never again!

There are some Facebook posts that don’t warrant a screaming happy emoji face. Some of those posts might be by a rando friend you’ve had since grade school, who’s talking about something you wouldn’t normally comment on. Unfortunately…


Spybot Search and Destroy

In the quickly moving world we live in now, sometimes we may be in such a rush to get the information we need that we might click a questionable link. That questionable link may install…