Monday, 16 June 2014

Take care of your memory cards

How To Keep Your Memory Cards Healthy LifeHacker

Some great tips

Some hints for your Job Hunt

Watch Out for Hidden Expenses with a New Job LifeHacker
Something to think about 

Use Different References When Applying to Different Positions LifeHacker 
Humm, interesting idea

Look Out for a Hidden Test at Your Next Job Interview LifeHacker
Never thought of that

Tuesday, 11 March 2014

March 11th 2014 Stuff that caught my eye this evening

Five Vitamins and Supplements That Are Actually Worth Taking
Good to know

How to Get Better Sleep (and Need Less Every Night) LifeHacker 
For my friends who have problems sleeping. My favourite any night at the cottage....

I'm a Telemarketer. Here's How to Get Rid of Me LifeHacker 
Some good tips that may help keep them from calling back

12+ Tips and Tricks to Work Faster in Microsoft Outlook LifeHacker 
We are moving to Outlook at work... 

Eight Myths About Jury Duty, Debunked LifeHacker 
Good to know for when you get called up

Monday, 24 February 2014

Top 10 Tricks to Survive Getting Sick LifeHacker
Some good ideas and tips

This would have been cool to have when I was young 

Cool Bedding

Simple Guidelines for Protecting Your Gmail Account LifeHacker 
Some great tips to protect your email account 

Witness the Birth of a Snowflake 
Very cool 

Barrie fire officials want kids to 'push the button' starting Monday during campaign Barrie Examiner 
A great reminder to check your smoke alarms 

Tuesday, 11 February 2014

February 11th 2014 Stuff that caught My eye

Looking in to Sync.Com It's like Dropbox, but encrypted, Canadian, and zero-knowledge. Sync.Com
Looks interesting, seems to be very simple to set up. 

Using your own iPhone at work? Watch that it doesn’t get wiped when you leave … 9to5 Mac

Not Good At All

New Blog Post: Lists for the Cottage? Do you needed them? You might, I know I do. Terry On Cottage Tech

February 11th 2014 Hollywood star Shirley Temple dies BBC 
RIP Shirley, you will be missed 

Breakfast at the Cottage, time for gadgets! Terry On Cottage Tech
Some rambling thoughts on gadgets for making breakfast. And some gift giving advice

Tuesday, 21 January 2014

January 21st 2014 Stuff that caught my eye

This Infographic Shows You What Documents to Shred, Scan, or Store LifeHacker
Some good tips/ideas/recommendations

Keep Stuffed Animals Clean and Smelling Good with Baking Soda LifeHacker  
For my friends with children 

14 Heartbreakingly Adorable Quotes From Winnie-The-Pooh Huffington Post 
A very smart bear, and very great words

Sunday, 19 January 2014

January 19th 2014 Stuff that caught My eye today

Most ATMs Are Still Running Windows XP--Which Is About to Die Off Gizmodo
That is not a good thing.....

10 Things Walmart Has Yanked Off the Shelf Mentalfloss
Wow...... They zig, they zag.... They flip, They flop... They break the law...

How to Install Parental Controls on All of Your Gadgets Gizmodo 
For all my friends with children.

Monday, 13 January 2014

Stuff that caught my eye January 13th 2014

Plan Your Free Online Education at Lifehacker U: Spring Semester 2014 LifeHacker
Lots of great courses to chose from.

The first Lego Simpsons set is simply awesome 

The Untold Legal Drama Of Coyote v. Acme Gizmodo
Would love to see this as a movie

Thursday, 2 January 2014

January 2nd 2014 Stuff that caught my eye

5 Biggest Resume Debates Among Recruiters Mashable
Humm, so do you stick to the 1 page or multi page resume?

Pay Attention to Charger Amperage to Juice Up Your Gadgets Quickly  LifeHacker
Good to know 

Learn to Code at Harvard for Free LifeHacker