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Why Your Passwords Suck And Should Be Changed Now

Most likely, all of your passwords suck and you should change them immediately. I am going to outline exactly why your passwords suck and should be changed now. Yahoo! recently disclosed that they had a major...

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Cloud Deployment Models

There’s a lot of chatter about the cloud nowadays and most of it’s confusing. If you are looking to take your business to the cloud, it will be important to know which of the cloud...

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Serman Brands Leather RFID Blocking Wallet Review

Little known company, Serman Brands, recently completed a successful Kickstarter campaign for this leather RFID blocking wallet. While I was not a backer, Serman Brands was kind enough offer me a wallet for testing and review purposes....

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Gamemaker Studio not opening due to FIPS

If you are experiencing issues with Gamemaker Studio not opening it may very well be related to having FIPS cryptography enabled in Windows 7. My copy of Gamemaker Studio would not open on one of my...

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Web-based Software versus Installed Software

There are an increasing number of Web-based applications available and Microsoft Office is available in both installed and Web versions. This article will explore web-based software versus installed software.   Web-based software has many advantages. For...

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Should Mobile Phones Be Allowed in Classrooms?

Mobile devices have their place in the classroom but their usage should certainly be restricted during testing. It will have to be one of those things that are handled on a case by case basis....

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Inaugural Blog Post

What is this page about? This is the Inaugural Blog Post for the localAdminWrites blog. The point of this blog will be to serve as personal blog for many things that interest me. My posts...