Put OSx on a Thumbdrive?


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So you probably know that you can install some operating systems on a USB stick, Linux has a few flavors meant just for a USB stick, in other cases you can port a desired OS into a USB stick for bootup, and now here is a great article on how to put OSx on a thumbdrive, I will post a article on my experience when I try this out soon hopefully, check the article out HERE.

Study by creating your own Tests


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Instead of re-reading a piece of text a 1,000 times you probably be better off making up some questions based on the topic and test yourself, ask your self questions in different ways, along side reading the material, I have used this and this does work well, because if you truly want to learn something remember the text is not the way, check this article with more detail on the topic HERE.

Secure your iPhone


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Got a iPhone but keep hearing about the security issues popping up with iTunes or the iOS, but the point of a smartphone is to do everything on it? Well if you secure your device you can feel safe doing anything on your device, check this article out on how to better secure your iPhone HERE.

Writing can help learning more so than Typing


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So when I was in class for the last 2 years I have only typed notes for several different reason and for me this works great, but for others I have heard they learn better by actually writing their notes out, the act of writing has a different affect on the way you remember the material perhaps, check this article out on the topic to see whats right for you HERE.

10 Saving space Tips


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Check out this great article that offers 10 ways for people to save space in their home, if you have a small apartment or working with limited space in your place you might want to check this article out for a few space saving tips that might serve you well, check the article out HERE.

15 minute workout without exercise machines!


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Check out this 15 minute a day workout no exercise machines needed that apparently has worked since 1900 when it was developed, might be worth giving a go seems some what time tested, check out this article for more details on the exercise, HERE.

Software Updates: Firefox 4 Beta 10, CCleaner 3.03, LibreOffice 3.3


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So here are a few new software releases that look promising and if your using these programs you probably should upgrade right away, Firefox is coming close to going into RC, although the speed is great Firefox 4 is still having Add-on issue, crashed once, CCleaner hopefully working on there programs Windows temp files issues, and LibreOffice is a breath of life into the OpenOffice product line.

Firefox 4 Beta 10

LibreOffice

CCleaner

 

Rent versus Buying


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So your thinking should I be renting a place out or should I be working towards buying a place? This question can have so many factors that drive the ultimate outcome you might need some help, check out this article on some help on the issue with a pretty neat grid, HERE.

Defrost pipes with salt water


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Here is a trick you can use the next time you have frozen pipes, use some salt water! Well its a little bit more to it than that, check out this article on the details to the processes and weather it will work for you, check the article HERE.

CNN’s 8 least evil banks


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At the end of the title i should have put LMAO, least evil banks what a joke but check out what CNN considers some more angelic banking institutions, check the article out HERE.

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