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QTIP: Computer Clutter Trashes More Than Your PC

Posted on January 7th, 2019

Leaving files all over a Mac and PC Desktop is like leaving dishes on the table overnight after a meal. How do computer files and dirty dishes have anything to do with one another, you ask? Stick with me. Frat boys know there’s no rush to clear t...

QTIP: Change Your Downloads Folder

Posted on December 4th, 2018

Something is wrong. You just can’t face it. It’s your Downloads folder, isn’t it? Cartoon adapted from The New Yorker That 1,000 mile gaze comes over you as you the scroll years of long forgotten .zip, .doc, .pdf, .xls, .jpg, et al. downloads a...

SPOOF: Streaming Freeloader

Posted on September 15th, 2017

Overheard on the train: "So, I bought my new PC on Overstock for $469. It screams. 2TB drive, killer graphics, streams movies, games, it’s amaaaazing. It has trial McAfee anti-virus -- or was it Norton? After a month the crooks wanted $60 for t...

SPOOF: Why so much to fix a watch?

Posted on April 1st, 2017

Overheard at the Faux Class bar: "So, I get this killer Rolex on eBay for $150. OK, it’s a knockoff, but it looks great. It’s quartz too, so it actually keeps time. Nobody can tell it’s fake. Long story short; I’m on vacation bodysurfing at San...

QTIP: Why-Fi?

Posted on July 16th, 2014

Clients ask for network plans when considering a remodeling project. Drawings are done. Conversations had. Months later when the wallpaper is hung and paint is dry a call comes in. Client: Hi Q, we’re ready to move back in and set up the compu...

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