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Netflix Continues to be a Bandwidth Hog

According to the latest study by Sandvine Corp, Netflix downloads accounts for more than 34% of internet data consumption during the peak hours.  That’s bigger than YouTube (13.19%), HTTP (11.65%), iTunes (3.64 %) or even BitTorrent at 3.4%. BitTorrent accounts … Continue reading

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Twitter Numbers Continue to Slow … Shares Continue to Drop

Twitter shares dropped last week to the lowest price since it’s IPO  following the companies first quarter earnings report which showed user growth is slowing. Are you on Twitter?  Do you Tweet?  It seems that many Twitter users are inactive … Continue reading

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Home Invasion After Teen Posts Photo of Money on FaceBook

Turns out posting racy or drunk party photos of yourself on Facebook isn’t the dumbest thing you can do – posting pictures of a Large Stack of Money is. According to the BBC News, a 17 year old girl was … Continue reading

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And the Winner of: The Most Useless Tech Gadget of 2012, Goes To The Polaroid Z340 Instant Camera

If you’re over the age of forty like me, you’re old enough to remember the original Polaroid instant camera.  Back before the days of digital cameras and photo printers that connect to your PC and print photo quality prints, back … Continue reading

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Instagram iPhone App Review

Instagram is in part a photo editing add and part social media app, kinda like ‘Twitter for Photographs’. So what is Instagram?  Instagram is an iPhone only app that enables the user to take a photo (or library photo), enhance … Continue reading

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Don’t be a Victim of Crime this Holiday Season

Every Holiday season we get at least one phone call from someone who had their house broken into during the holidays.  Today was that day. Consumers are not the only ones who do Boxing Day and Post Christmas shopping, burglars … Continue reading

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iShutter iPhone Camera Case

More than 70% of the photographs uploaded to Facebook and other Social Media sites are shot with cell phone cameras and of that 60% are shot on iPhones so an iPhone 4 case that turns your camera into a true … Continue reading

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Camping without Internet in Rural Saskatchewan

Whether we like to admit it or not we live in an ever increasing connected world.  This point was reinforced on my summer vacation camping at Peck Lake in north west Saskatchewan where there is No Cell Service and No … Continue reading

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2012 – End of the TV Era as we Know It

The Nielsen Company announced that the estimated number of TV households will drop for the first time in 20 years from 115.9 million (98.9%) to 114.7 million (96.7%) in 2012. The 1.2 million drop in numbers is largely due to … Continue reading

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Do We Really Need the Yellow Pages Anymore?

It’s that time of year again, spring has sprung and a new crop of Yellow Pages is being delivered to your home or office door step. Do we really need the Yellow Pages any more?  In our internet connected world … Continue reading

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