Becoming More Familiar With Technology

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Becoming More Familiar With Technology

When my wife lost her job, I knew that I was going to have to go back to school. Unfortunately, I realized that I needed to spruce up my computer skills, since it had been years since I had used a word processor. I was really devastated, and I knew that I needed to make a few changes. I enrolled in a community tech class, where we learned everything from basic computer skills to blog design. I want other people to hone their technology skills, which is why this blog is here. Read more about a litany of technology subjects by perusing these blogs.

Starting A DJ Business? 2 Things You Should Think About Before Buying Equipment

15 October 2015
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If you have a deep-seated love for music and revere the nightlife, you might be thinking about becoming a disc jockey and starting your own business. However, before you spend your savings on speakers, turntables, and complex software, you should consider the realities of the job. Here are two things you should think about before buying equipment so that your business can hit the ground running: 1: Investment Vs. Income Read More …

Renting An Apartment: Security Measures You Can Take To Prevent Burglary

12 October 2015
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When you're renting an apartment, a lot of normal residential security measures, like installing new windows with secure locks or paying for an alarm service, lie outside your control. However, this doesn't mean that you have to accept that you and your possessions will be less safe until you can move into a home of your own. There are some simple things apartment renters can do to beef up their residential security. Read More …

Entertaining At Home: Save Money On Entertainment Without Sacrificing Fun

8 October 2015
 Categories: Technology, Articles

If you remember the good old days of going to the movies every week to watch the latest new releases, you may be among a growing minority. Movie theaters have reported a sharp decline in profits due to fewer people attending screenings. Thanks to higher ticket and concession prices, many consumers just aren't willing to fork over the hefty amount of cash that it can take for an evening's entertainment. If you long for the days of spending time in front of the silver screen, but don't want to drop a small fortune for the privilege, here are some tips to save on your entertainment costs without sacrificing the fun. Read More …

How To Easily And Inexpensively Test A Computer Power Supply For Malfunctioning

8 September 2015
 Categories: Technology, Articles

If your desktop computer isn't powering on, then you may have a problem with the power supply. Testing the unit is simple and requires a few inexpensive tools. Below is what you need to know about power supplies, how to remove one from your computer and how to test it for proper functioning: What is a power supply? Desktop computers contain numerous components that require varying amounts of electrical power for operation. Read More …

How Can Geothermal Energy Work For Your Home?

10 November 2014
 Categories: Technology, Articles

If you're tired of expensive energy and repair bills for your current heating system, you may want to switch over to geothermal energy. Geothermal energy doesn't require electricity or gas to heat your home. Instead, it harnesses the extensive and powerful energy of the earth to keep your home warm. When you're ready to make the switch, here's what you need to know about geothermal energy and how it can drastically change the way you heat your home. Read More …