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Tuesday Tip: Quickly Reopen Your Last Web-Browser Tab

By Richard Stokes Have you ever closed a tab in your web-browser either accidentally or on purpose, and then suddenly said to yourself: “Whoops (or maybe something stronger), I didn’t mean to do that!” You could find it by either opening up your browser search history (assuming you know how to do that) and looking…
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Tuesday Tip: The Dangers of Social Media

By: Chase Petersen Just the other week I was at my sister’s college graduation where the keynote speaker went on a tangent about the overuse of cell phone and social media.  While in the middle of this rant about how important it is to put the phone down and be present in the moment, the…
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Tuesday Tip: IoT Devices and Security

By: Blaine Williams It’s no secret that hackers are working double time to compromise internet-connected devices to steal as much pertinent data as possible. A study performed by the University of Maryland was able to quantify their efforts – on average every 39 seconds an attempt is made to gain unauthorized access into a computer…
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Tuesday Tip: Excel Flash Fill

by Tony Rushin I am not an Excel power user. However, I do use it on a regular basis every week to export information, reformat a report, and do some analysis. I’ve been using it for 30+ years so I definitely have my Excel habits; but, I’ve been making an effort to learn some of…
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Tuesday Tip: The New Banking Solution for Your Kids

By Kristen Evangelista It was my daughter’s birthday and she wanted to go to her favorite roller-skating rink with some friends. She asked if she could bring some money and I gave her permission. When we got there, she pulled out a large roll of cash to use and I immediately went into safety mode.…
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Tuesday Tip: Budget Effectively and Safely

By: Kevin Jackman It’s payday here at Network 1 and that means it’s time for me to spread the love to Georgia Power, Comcast, Verizon, and a number of other companies that make my life convenient. Keeping track of all your expenditures can be a hassle sometimes and it can cause some stress. I recently…
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Tuesday Tip: Windows 7 Ending Support

By: Courtney Rose On January 14, 2020 Windows 7 will no longer be supported by Microsoft, which means no more free security updates and technical support for the operating system. What that will mean for you is a less secure environment, and a means for viruses and malware to exploit your system. Microsoft has started…
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Tuesday Tip: Hiking Smarter

By: Andrew Edwards Ever dreamt of backpacking through one of the many iconic hiking trails this world has to offer? Whether that dream takes you on the trail for a weekend, a couple of weeks, or even several months, Guthook by Atlas Guides is here to help prepare you for your travels. Simply put, this…
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Tuesday Tip: Microsoft’s Format Painter – The Best Kept Secret

By Richard Stokes Do you know what Format Painter in the suite of Microsoft Office Suites does? If you answered “Nope!”, then read on because it’s nothing short of liberating! Quite simply it’s a 1-click tool that allows you to change sections of text to the same format and font as another section of your document.…
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Tuesday Tip: About to buy a car? Stop, and download this app!

By: Tony Coughlin Buying a car can be very exciting. However, it has the potential to evolve into a stressful situation. Are you going to buy new or used? Practical or luxurious? How luxurious? What features are you willing to sacrifice for your specific price point? All of these questions should be answered before you…
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