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Which webcam is right for you?

Which webcam is right for you?

This is going to be a very short post, but I wanted to share this with you. For those of you who don’t keep up with the webcam market, you probably should have a look now and then because so many things are already using them and you don’t wanna get left behind. And...
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Raxco’s Home Use License

Raxco’s Home Use License

I’m glad to see that there’s at least one company out there who’s finally starting to recognize that homes have more than one computer. With every software vendor out there you have to buy a complete license for every box in your house, and for some of us that’s quite significant. Raxco has taken...
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Automating Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 with Windows PowerShell 2.0, by Matthew Hester and Sarah Dutkiewicz

Automating Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 with Windows PowerShell 2.0, by Matthew Hester and Sarah Dutkiewicz

Score: 2.5/5 Automating Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 with Windows PowerShell 2.0 Author: Matthew Hester and Sarah Dutkiewicz 432 pages Publisher: Sybex (May 4, 2011) Buy on Amazon: Paperback, Kindle ITBookworm Score: 2.5/ 5 Score Reason: I only gave this a 2.5/5 because I feel it missed its core audience.  It states that it’s...
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Ebook Wars

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I’m going to talk about ebooks for a minute. As a working IT guy, I rely on books to teach me new things, give me ideas, and get me out of jams at work. Sometimes I just need to look up some obscure syntax that I know is in there. And like a lot...
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Posted in 1/5, 4/5, 5/5, Apress, O'Reilly, Wiley | 1 Comment »

Klhip- The Ultimate Clipper

Klhip- The Ultimate Clipper

Score: 4.5/5 This is one of those interesting product reviews that really makes it worth doing this sometimes. It’s not often I get a chance to review something as obscure as nail clippers. So anyway, I got my Klhip in the mail and the first thing that struck me was its fabulous design. We’re...
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