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TECH TRENDS I love my auto mechanic

Gail Eddy, Nederland.  How is your computer like your car? The longer we’ve had our Volvo and Hondas and continued our relationship with our mechanics; I continue to come to the ...

NES Science Fair showcases ideas

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Science fundamentals for climate change

Clyde Burnett, Peak to Peak.   It is important to understand the atmospheric science fundamentals in order to follow the greenhouse effect in trapping the extra infrared heat radiation ...
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Tech Trends Virtual Reality

Gail Eddy, Peak to Peak.  “The promise of virtual reality has always been enormous. Put on these goggles, go nowhere, and be transported anywhere.” (source: TheVerge.com) Virtual ...
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TECH TRENDS: Review of two smartphone battery covers

Gail Eddy, Nederland. Power and Protection: If you’re like me, sometimes a little clumsy with your cellphone, you need to have a protective cover to keep the screen from cracking ...
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TECH TRENDS : Need A New Part?

Gail Eddy, Nederland.  For Geek For Hire, last week was all about installing new parts for our customers.  Chris replaced (or added) parts on new and older computers.  If you have ...
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TECH TRENDS : The Scariness Increases

Gail Eddy, Nederland.  Chris forwarded a link to me the other day about some scary “malvertising”.  For those of you who didn’t have Senor Garcia for High School Spanish, “mal” ...
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TECH TRENDS : Custom Computers

Gail Eddy, Peak to Peak.  One of the services we provide is to build custom computers from scratch.   Chris is building one now for a long-time customer.  In fact, this is the second ...
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TECH TRENDS : Free Substitutes

Gail Eddy, Nederland.  I don’t know about you, but sometimes I can’t believe how expensive everything is getting!  When I look at the prices for different software, I am astounded!  ...
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