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The Icy Waters Of Online Dating

By: Melanie Bates I’m exhausted. And I’ve only been dating online for about three months after taking a three and a half year hiatus from the opposite sex. The rules have changed, ladies. …

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The Antidote for an Overly-Teched Brain

By Thomas Carson Mark The Cassandras among us have warned for some time that Internet addiction—obsessive texting, tweeting, posting, surfing, along with a compulsion to be always connected—threate…

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New Site Helps Web Foodies Manage Recipes

By Sarah Shultz for DietsInReview.com As cooks increasingly turn to the web to find and store recipes, recipe organization websites and apps promise to help. The problem is that they're just about …

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Groupon Healthcare: Bargain or Bad Idea?

By Anne-Marie Botek, AgingCare.com Would you consider using an online coupon site—like Groupon or LivingSocial—to pay for medical care for you or an elderly loved one? It may seem like an odd qu…

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Children of the Porn: Will Hiding From Pornography Actually Work?

In an Oakland, California elementary school classroom last month, two second graders got into a whole heap of trouble. Trouble for second graders usually means not sitting still, disregarding the dire…

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Yellow Pages Finally Launches Easy Opt-Out Site

For years, eco-conscious consumers have been begging for an easy way to tell the phone companies to stop delivering phone books to their homes and offices, and it's finally here! Just days ago, the…

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A Hotly Debated Tech Alert: Will You Be Taking Your iPad To Bed With You?

To iPad or not to iPad…that is the question. Is it nobler to have love and lost, or never to have loved at all? What could possibly be lost from this nifty new gadget other than its unfortunate name…

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Not Buying It? How to Trade the Stuff You Already Have

In light of the current economic woes, some internet sites have discovered the way to our collective hearts is not through our wallets but instead through community. Below are a few creative (and free…

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Multiple Sclerosis Info on the Web, on Twitter, on Facebook

Multiple sclerosis information on the web... on Twitter... on Facebook... oh my! When newly diagnosed with something like multiple sclerosis, your first task is to get educated so that you can beco…

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Free Solar-Powered WiFi Coming to a Town Near You

Meraki--the ubiquitous WiFi company--announced their mission to bring affordable Internet access to everyone via new solar powered mesh repeaters. Here in San Francisco, I often connect my iPhone to t…

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