Best Jokes And Memes For Hurricane Sandy

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Sandy sucks. The cell towers are so overloaded that my web surfing has been brought to a crawl. Optimum is out meaning no regular internet or TV. The generator mentioned the other day is providing limited support. That's why I wanted to provide some comic relief to those of you who like me must face the wrath of Sandy A.K.A Frankenstorm. Enjoy and let me know in the comments how Frankenstorm is affecting you. See also: Sandy Survival Tips Best Mac Memes Make Wifi with your iPhone [polldaddy poll=6651491] … [Read more...]

Microsoft: “We’re Back” with Windows 8, Windows Phone 8 and Surface

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We've done a lot of polling lately, and one of the things we asked you was "What do you think of Windows 8?" The split was pretty even for whether people liked it now, but 29% of you said that you believed Windows 8 is a step in the right direction. That's just one step though; Microsoft has worked hard recently to reimagine their company. Apple made more revenue from iPhones than Microsoft did in total this year, and they've set out to change that. This month they released Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, and the Surface to further their strategy of unifying their product line. Windows 8, as I … [Read more...]

Preparing for #Frankenstorm Nerd Style

A HUGE (by Northeast standards) storm is coming which will most likely know out power (and internet) for days to come, and I'm preparing for it in the most nerdy ways possible. I want to make sure I can access the web for videos, and netflix, when TV is out and my DVR is out of good material (using a generator to run the TV, assuming it works. I also want to make sure I can keep posting here, and that I can do other work. First, I'm charging everything. I'm fully charing my Retina Macbook Pro, my iPhone 4 which will also serve as my backup Wifi network (see how to set it up here), and the … [Read more...]

Find/Recover Your Wifi Password Immediately With your mac.

So you forgot your wifi password. It happens. Your friend comes over and wants your wifi password... and you can't remember it. If you have a mac, you can recover it in under two minutes (I can do it in about 40 seconds). Also interesting: How To Set Up a Wifi Network using your iPhone. You will need to have been on the wifi network before. Go to your applications folder. Open the utilities folder. Open the app called "keychain access". It's pretty easy to spot with keys as the logo. Find the name of your wifi network (i.e mynetwork1) and double click it. A box will open up. Click to … [Read more...]