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Copy photos from iPhone to PC

My daughter and I each got an iPhone 6s earlier this year. I love that she will be able to take hundreds, if not thousands of good-quality pictures of her jr high and highschool experience. As our phones filled with photos and I felt the need to make a backup I made a frustrating discovery.…

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Best Skype call experience

My co-workers and I are heavy skype users. It is a convenient way to keep up with quick notes and a cheap way to speak with our workers across the globe. The biggest complaints I have heard are: Inability to remove someone from your list without blocking them. (When you try to simply remove somebody…

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Is Google going to mark my business as closed?

I just received a suspicious phone call from someone claiming to work for a firm that was hired by Google to verify business listings.  (no caller ID number) Their pitch included that “over 30% of businesses listed on Google and Bing have closed” and that businesses they are unable to verify as still open will…

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Is friendly a the new style of professional?

My daughter was delivered by a veterinarian who jokingly compared me to livestock. Her birth certificate was signed in yellow glitter pen. And her 12-year checkup? The PA gave her a smiley for good levels 🙂 I wonder how the professionals of last century would feel about what we are seeing today. Would the majority…

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Mailchimp vs Express Email Marketing

I have enjoyed high-fives for sending one of my client’s newsletters via MailChimp for about a year now. Recently, we ran across an old list of contacts. Afraid of jeopardizing our MailChimp list (by people forgetting who we are and marking us as Spam or unsubscribing), we decided to write to those people via Express…

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Zazzle vs CafePress – I have made up my mind!

And the winner is … Zazzle! I will focus more on products for and promotion of my Zazzle shops. But there will be stuff in my CafePress shop too 🙂 I have SO much to say about these print-on-demand companies. But when it comes down to it, here are the reasons that I choose to…

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Threatening Comments and Emails – Do not give in!

I will not give in to extortion! Most visitors to this website seem nice. They come, they get their information, and they go. Sometimes they even leave a comment or send a friendly messages that make me feel good about what I do. But today when I checked my messages, I saw something very unexpected.…

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Well that was unsettling! – LMIR0001.tmp.bat.js

First of all, if you are having this problem I want to put your mind at ease. – It does not appear to be anything dangerous. Just a conflict between how your computer is set up vs. the average Windows settings. Here’s the story behind my LMIR0001.tmp.bat.js scare .. My Windows 7 pro laptop was…

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