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Top 5 Reasons to Dump Facebook for Google+

Google+

I use Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to varying degrees. I consider Twitter to be a very different type of social network than Facebook and so they don’t really compete with each other for my attention, but with every single update

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Google+ Cheat Sheet

As with pretty much anything that’s new, there’s always a learning curve. Google+ is no different and there are some fun and interesting features along with new and different ways to do things. With that in mind, I’ve thrown together

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An Open Letter to Facebook

Dear Facebook, Every time you release an update or tweak to your iPhone client, it becomes an even larger piece of shit while simultaneously not actually adding any worthwhile features from the standard site. From what I hear, you don’t

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The Big Switch (To Google Chrome)

It’s been a long time coming, but the day is finally here. I have been using Firefox as my primary web browser since it’s initial release back in 2004 and even toyed around with it in beta before that. I’ve

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Android Overtakes Apple in US Smartphone Usage

According to the NPD Group, a market research firm, Android has usurped Apple for the #2 spot in the US smartphone market. RIM still leads the pack with it’s Blackberrys (-ies?) commanding a 36% market share, with Google’s Android OS

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My Week With Google Chrome

For the past week, I have changed by default browser on both my home and work computers (Apple iMacs running Mac OS X Snow Leopard) to Google Chrome. I have not previously used Chrome and have been a long-time loyal

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iPhone Maps App To Get A Face Lift

No one outside of Apple themselves likely knows exactly what is in store for the Maps app on the iPhone, but a new job posting at Apple is looking for someone to help “take Maps to the next level, rethink

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Best Google Logo Ever?

They had this up all day yesterday in honor of the birthday of Theodor Seuss Geisel (March 2, 1904 – September 24, 1991), better known as Dr. Seuss.

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