What You Should Know About Vaping

What You Should Know About Vaping

I will let you in on a little secret.. I used to smoke.   In early summer of 2014, I got a terrible respiratory infection, and I decided I’d had enough – I wanted to quit smoking. It smells awful, tastes horrible, makes me sick, and it’s expensive,...
Why Does an App Need All Those Permissions?

Why Does an App Need All Those Permissions?

So you got a new Android phone, and the glorious moment arrives after unboxing it – you go to install your first app from Google Play. A notice pops up that says something along the lines of, “This app requires the following permissions,” and it...
SME Restricts Playback of this Video in Playlist

SME Restricts Playback of this Video in Playlist

Sony Music Entertainment (SME) just got added to my list of Corporations That Are Idiots. Let me paint you a picture:   Youtube is basically what MTV (or Much Music, the Canadian equivalent) used to be, but instead of having to sit and watch trash you don’t...
Toshiba Laptop Buzzing Noise – SOLVED!

Toshiba Laptop Buzzing Noise – SOLVED!

I’ve had my Toshiba Satellite A660 for almost two years. It’s a great machine – very fast, great speakers, awesome keyboard. I love just about everything to do with this machine, except for two small problems: It overheats constantly.   There’s...
What You Don’t Know About Facebook Sharing

What You Don’t Know About Facebook Sharing

I came across a fascinating article this week, and I thought it might interest some of you. It turns out, those images you share and the groups you join on Facebook are collecting your information.   The more people who join groups – like those picture sharing...