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7 Links Challenge, And More Reco’s

Yesterday I received a “challenge” from a fellow tech writer…which is a bit out of the ordinary, to say the least.

Sadly, I do not have time today to respond to that challenge – but I will just ASAP. In the meantime, for a good read (and to find out what the *heck* I’m talking about) please see: The “My 7 Links Challenge” at What’s On MY PC.

Other items: (aka “quick reading reco’s”)

It’s time for Microsoft to come clean over the Metro UI

Microsoft has kept us in suspense for long enough and it’s now time for the Redmond behemoth to come clean as to what users can expect from the next-generation Windows.Read more..

How to keep your face out of LinkedIn ads

After all this talk about Google’s new privacy policy and Facebook’s Timeline, people are now waking up to the fact that LinkedIn too may be making use of your information in ways you don’t want.Read more..

Facebook sues Adscend Media for malware and spam

Facebook and the state of Washington have filed separate lawsuits against Adscend Media, alleging the company was responsible for spreading malware and for stealing personal information from Facebook users.Read more..

Macworld 2012: The Island of Misfit Toys

Macworld 2012 had a sexy nightlife alter ego but the daytime persona of an event still struggling for identity.Read more..

Most cyber security experts believe cyber arms race is on

More than half of of global security experts believe that an arms race is already taking place in cyber space, according to McAfee.” Read more..

A chance to win a CPU or graphics card: Share your opinions for a chance to win some cool AMD hardware

Great AMD hardware to give away!Read more..

Okay. Out of time. Have a great day everybody!

Today’s quote:Common sense is instinct. Enough of it is genius.” ~ George Bernard Shaw

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January 31, 2012 - Posted by | computers, Internet, News, tech | , , , , , , , , ,

3 Comments »

  1. Hey Paul

    The page “Most cyber security experts believe cyber arms race is on” has a link to a great free (limited time) downloadable eBook called PC Maintenance Guide. Great book, and I thank you kindly for directing me to the ZDNet site!

    Like

    Comment by kstinman | January 31, 2012 | Reply

    • kstinman,
      Sshhhhh!

      You don’t think a repair technician wants people to know how to do routine “maintenance” on their PC’s, do you????

      Like

      Comment by techpaul | February 1, 2012 | Reply

      • Ha!

        Like

        Comment by kstinman | February 2, 2012 | Reply


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