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  • Comparing musical Apples to oranges

    By the time Apple Music comes online it will have been exactly two months since we lost Grooveshark. Like most of us, I don’t pay much attention ...

  • Criminally convenient

    For those of us who work from home part of the time, it’s great to have the option to leave the house and still be productive. Visit a local ...

  • Internet on the go

    Internet means that I can type this article using my preferred method, Google Docs. Google Docs lets me create spreadsheets, presentations and, ...

  • Apps for health

    For more than 50 years, Weight Watchers has offered products, programs and support groups for a monthly fee. It’s not that they have fallen so ...

  • A bright idea

    The Internet of Things (IoT) concept has been gradually chipping away at the obstacles to our dreams of a home that George Jetson would be ...

  • REID: Spammy Internet ads a bane to real cures

    The Internet is full of ads spouting spurious claims. Usually with a firm requirement of your credit card information up front. Casual Googling ...

  • REID: Bluetooth love

    Perhaps that can be partially explained by my disappointment when I first heard of the technology back in the mid-90s. My good friend was so ...

  • REID: Pirates of the Canadian north

    Canada has long been known for lagging in the area of copyright laws. That’s Internet long, not prior to Confederation long of course. Review ...

  • Consumer Electronics Showcase 2015

    In a word, yes. A predominating theme at CES were connected devices and the unveiling of the tech that will power the connected devices of ...

  • REID: Sony hack goes beyond data breach

    This latest breach in Sony’s defenses is just the latest and largest in a long line of hacks against their various corporate divisions. Back in ...