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Grab Bag: Sharing Overload


Simplicity is a beautiful thing. Social media sites are often regarded as the pinnacle of simple communication. However, social media overload can greatly detract from its charms, leaving users frustrated, and worse, overwhelmed. See what we mean here.

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Apple iPhone5: High Expectations for a Record-Setting Price Tag


The rumor of an outrageous $800 iPhone 5 swept through the Twitterverse today, with fans speculating on what would justify that sky-high price. Apple products are known for being pricy and breaking some of the industry’s biggest records, but will the iPhone 5 come packed with features that no one could’ve predicted? Will the iPhone 5 meet fans high expectations? Rather than speculate about fact, we gathered the funniest ideas proposed on Twitter. The results are hilarious.

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How To: Secure Your Computer in 5 Minutes or Less


Every other week, the Whiteboard’s very own techie will share with the community some of his favorite tips and tricks for a large variety of gadgets and their respective platforms. This week, we feature what you need to know about password security. Learn how to get the most from your first line of defense against a hacker.

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Review: Apple’s Mountain Lion (OSX, version 10.8)


Apple surprised pundits this week by announcing the release of Mountain Lion in the summer of 2012. This new OSX, 10.8, is praised by some as a breakthrough OS, that integrates a user’s devices and information in unprecedented ways. Should you believe the hype?

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Get Your Apps Back on Track (New Year’s Resolution Check)


New Years Resolutions are notoriously unachievable. Could your smartphone hold the secret to keeping you on track? (“Siri, should I eat this slice of chocolate cake?”) We’ve researched the most helpful tools for the toughest resolutions.

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