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Thursday: October 15, 2009

Some Kindle tricks and features that you not have previously known about.Some Kindle tricks and features that you not have previously known about.

Yes, it's quite possible to take screenshots and play games with your beloved Kindle. Who knew?

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Strange @ 7:52 AM | Tags (9) | amazon | kindle | tricks | tips | secrets | ars | weird | strange | neat |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 32 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: September 28, 2009

Twenty-five excellent tips for improving your jQuery skills.Twenty-five excellent tips for improving your jQuery skills.

A good list of tips with some valuable resources for anyone looking to hone in on their jQuery skills. I'll be adding these cheat sheets to the office wall at some point today.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Programming @ 7:58 AM | Tags (6) | jquery | javascript | programming | development | web | tips |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 13 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: September 21, 2009

A collection of tips and tricks regarding how to stay awake at work.A collection of tips and tricks regarding how to stay awake at work.

Munch on snacks all day, rather than having a big meal. The key is to not get a spike of sugar intake (followed by the inevitable crash). The same goes for caffeine. Break your consumption down into small doses.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 8:08 AM | Tags (7) | work | wikihow | tutorial | awake | alert | tips | tricks |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 24 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: September 17, 2009

Five tips on how to avoid catching germs whilst traveling on a plane.Five tips on how to avoid catching germs whilst traveling on a plane.

Try not to breathe as much as you normally do for the entire length of the flight. Oh, and wash your hands repeatedly.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Travel @ 4:40 PM | Tags (11) | health | tips | abcnews | travel | airplane | plane | flights | germs | sick | virus | flu |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 27 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: September 14, 2009

A list of top ten tactics for protecting your stuff.A list of top ten tactics for protecting your stuff.

Note to self: add more cute baby photos to wallet in the near future (see 7th tactic).

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Security @ 8:00 AM | Tags (6) | lifehacker | tactics | protection | stuff | tricks | tips |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 42 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: August 31, 2009

Ten tips for using Google Chrome that you may not have previously known about.Ten tips for using Google Chrome that you may not have previously known about.

Covers a variety of fun Chrome tips and tricks ranging from tab and window restoration to searching specific sites using the 'omnibox' (which is actually kinda cool).

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Google @ 2:53 PM | Tags (5) | chrome | google | tips | tricks | eweek |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 33 Clicks | Posted by Vin


The top ten tactics for productive travel.The top ten tactics for productive travel.

Covers everything that the geek variety of traveler would need from phone tethering to carrying an Altoids-tin survival kit.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Travel @ 7:34 AM | Tags (4) | lifehacker | tactics | tips | travel |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 22 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: August 12, 2009

Five ways in which to spice up your Firefox sidebar.Five ways in which to spice up your Firefox sidebar.

Airplane pilots and World of Warcraft players alike understand how valuable it can be to get more information at a glance, and a small amount of tweaking can get your browser’s sidebar working to do just that.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interwebs @ 4:11 PM | Tags (5) | firefox | sidebar | tips | tricks | mashable |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 24 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: August 11, 2009

Twenty SEO tips that every web developer should follow.Twenty SEO tips that every web developer should follow.

Another helpful resource for my development friends out there. Validate, validate, validate.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Programming @ 7:41 AM | Tags (7) | programming | seo | tips | tricks | development | validate | w3c |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 20 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: July 30, 2009

Fourteen tips and tricks to get more out of your beloved Gmail account.Fourteen tips and tricks to get more out of your beloved Gmail account.

A nice collection of tips ranging from offline reading to setting up multiple signatures.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Google @ 7:51 AM | Tags (5) | email | gmail | google | tips | tricks |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 33 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: July 27, 2009

Ten tips to streamline your vacation planning.Ten tips to streamline your vacation planning.

A nice read for anyone who may be in the planning stages of getting away for awhile. Cough.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Life @ 7:27 AM | Tags (4) | tips | vacation | planning | lifehacker |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 15 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: July 20, 2009

Eight tips on how to boost your wirelss router signal.Eight tips on how to boost your wirelss router signal.

Location, location, location. Oh, and try messing with the firmware too.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 7:28 AM | Tags (4) | tips | wireless | boost | router |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 41 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: July 13, 2009

The top ten tips and tricks for better coffee.The top ten tips and tricks for better coffee.

Turns out decorating lattes not as hard as you might have thought.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 7:46 AM | Tags (4) | coffee | tips | tricks | lifehacker |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 38 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Fifteen wallet fattening gas tips for the summer.Fifteen wallet fattening gas tips for the summer.

Good to know.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in FYI @ 7:35 AM | Tags (3) | gas | summer | tips |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 25 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: July 1, 2009

Seven tips for parents looking to raise a healthy video gamer.Seven tips for parents looking to raise a healthy video gamer.

Good to know, read up fellow parents.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 7:49 AM | Tags (4) | tips | gaming | parenting | health |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 9 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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