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Feb 29th, 2008
1 week ago by MHz
They never Quit trying................
Just for fun before deleting it, I backtracked this one to an IP in Saudi Arabia CITIBANK INTERNATIONAL NEW YORK DIRECTOR, FOREIGN OPERATIONS DEPARTMENT ADDRESS: 87-11 Queens Boulevard, Elmhurst, NY 11373 OUR REF: CTBNYUS/BBU From Desktop...
New apartment WiFi
Moving into a new apartment in Toronto need WiFi but the local provider said it will take 2 weeks. Any possibilities to get temporary one. If available please suggest which is better one with good offer?
Internet on the move
Hi All, My office is going to relocate to a new place, so management told me the old building will be renovating, so they will be disconnecting the electricity...
Why I won't ever buy Apple
Interesting program on CBC tonight about Apple's attempts to make its computers and other products almost impossible to repair.
(by Bar Sinister)
Sep 10th, 2018 by Hoid
Move to End "Internet Neutrality": Blow to Bloggers.
Move to End "Internet Neutrality": Blow to Bloggers. "Ten Pin Strike against Political Freedom" 'If the cable and phone companies that transmit Internet data are allowed to charge higher rates to some producers for faster service the result will be "a...
***AVG internet security***
Three software updates in 24hrs to attempt to fix their problem the Anyone else getting that?
Aug 15th, 2018 by JLM
What Smartphone application couldn't you do without?
Technology has advanced so much, and made our life so much easier that it seems we couldn't live without it. One such application I have been using for years.....started with the palm pilot 20 years ago was a form of digital checkbook recording system......
Not just the Nigerian scam anymore........
The Japanese are getting into it now.. In My mailbox this morning...... Federal Reserve Bank of America 33 Liberty Street, New York, NY 10045. Our Ref: FRB-75BFNYUS09 Your Ref:-------
Anyone knows solving this problem?
Before, I had been able to insert the Youtube: by giving the youtube address in the known link icon above , then omitting the first 's' in the first...
I hate Updates.....
I just spent about an hour updating Itunes on two computers plus software updates on two Iphones and two Ipads The main reason it took so long was because the need to have at least one phone in the house operational.
Spam from a cousin of Spillthebeer????
This is the longest-winded spam I've ever received........ U.S.DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY,MG Good Day To You: I hope this email finds you in good spirit and in good health? because i am quite aware of your losses in the past years now...
Balls Creek, Dildo among Canadian cities eligible for free porn
Balls Creek, Dildo among Canadian cities eligible for free porn Postmedia News More from Postmedia News Published: March 27, 2018 Updated: March 27, 2018 3:43 PM EDT Adult film actress Kendra Lust appears at the Pornhub booth at the 2017 AVN Adult...
Mar 27th, 2018 by Hoid
computers and speakers
are computers supposed to come with a built in amp to amplify the speakers?
Hey, now that they have shut Winmx down, where am I to get my free music downloads? Anyone know? I heard limewire, but am afraid to download it. Any ideas people?
closest time server
are there any websites that can scan the computer to determine what the closest time server is? :confused:
It seems that my internet explorer, that explorer 11 has a glitch in it, and it prompts me to watch on youtube. It will not show embedded video from the forum, no matter which way I post them and when I check my addons, flash is enabled! Could it be...
Dec 6th, 2017 by Walter
I have been electronically filling my taxes for about 18 years and only been audited once about 7 years ago because I had about $8000. more medical expenses than usual, and most of us know that you have to keep receipts for 7 years since you don't send...
Picture hosting sites?
Are there any free picture hosting sites left? I've been with out a digital camera for nearly 2yrs. I received a wonderful camera for christmas and would like to be able to post pictures periodically.
Nov 25th, 2017 by gerryh
Fake Microsoft virus alert....new!
Anybody else getting it? It happened to me twice trying to access you tube through google instead of through my bookmark.... It used to be you could get rid of those alerts just by closing the pop up... They are now getting better....The only way to...
The FCC in the U.S. is about to change the rules concerning Net Neutrality. This change is very important .... It will disallow the use of VPN's. North American users will only be allowed to...
Need help choosing a good data recovery company.
I had my external 2TB Western Digital hard drive dropped the other day and now it's making very loud ticking noises. I have read a lot of forums online and it looks like the services are not cheap. Can some one suggest a good reputable company or maybe...
Nov 15th, 2017 by Mowich
Mozilla Firefox Issues.
Mine keeps lagging, not responding on the simplest of sites. Anyone else have this issue? I'm running WIN 10 on a brand new computer.
Oct 24th, 2017 by MHz
Ever tried to phone Rogers for a Service Issue?
I kept getting a message that my Local IP was not corr4ect and something about LAN. I tried calling Rogers and all you get is a recording telling you to reboot your modem, but never an option to talk to a live agent. I did what they suggested 3...
Yahoo triples impact of 2013 data breach to all 3 billion accounts
Yahoo triples impact of 2013 data breach to all 3 billion accounts Matt OBrien, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS First posted: Tuesday, October 03, 2017 05:51 PM EDT | Updated: Tuesday, October 03, 2017 08:57 PM EDT BOSTON Yahoo has tripled down on what was...
HTML or Ready Made websites for design?
CALLING ALL WEB DESIGN EXPERTS! I want to learn how to build and design web pages. I have borrowed a book from a friend that gives me the run-down on writing HTML code from start to finish, yet when I do an Internet search online, I see that many...
I Can't Believe that people still fall for shit like this.....
We wish to inform you that the United Nations Organization (UN) has taking over the Inheritance/contract payment issue in which you presently have with your transaction agents. Your funds was withdrawn by UN after the swooning in of the new president...
Google anti-diversity policy memo goes viral at tech giant
Google anti-diversity policy memo goes viral at tech giant Barbara Ortutay, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS First posted: Monday, August 07, 2017 11:25 PM EDT | Updated: Tuesday, August 08, 2017 12:11 AM EDT NEW YORK A memo written by a male engineer at Google...
Should I or shouldn't I.......
Instal windows ten......... Three PCs in the house.... getting failed update codes all the time for reserved windows 10 upgrade.... I downloaded and burned windows 10 to a DVD.... And wait for online reports on the results of others who use windows...
Jun 24th, 2017 by tay
Google to stop reading your emails
The change announced Friday will end a practice that Google has embraced since the company introduced Gmail in 2004. The practice has raised concerns among privacy watchdogs and creeped out some users. To help finance the free service, Google has been...
May 23rd, 2017 by tay
Microsoft says Chinese hacking Xbox accounts
Since 2015, a Chinese gaming website has been hacking Xbox accounts and selling the proceeds on the open market, according to a complaint filed by Microsoft in federal court on Friday. iGSKY presents itself as a gaming service company, offering...
May 6th, 2017 by B00Mer
Massive Phishing Attack Targets Gmail Users
Massive Phishing Attack Targets Gmail Users An unusually sophisticated identity phishing campaign targeted Gmail users, seeking to gain control of their entire email histories and spread itself to all of their contacts, Google confirmed Wednesday. ...