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Microsoft has announced a limited time offer to double its free OneDrive (formerly SkyDrive) storage, from 15GB to 30GB. The offer is available to anyone with an iPhone, Android Phone, or Windows Phone from now until the end of September. For New OneDrive Users Install the OneDrive application on your device – here are links Read more

the pwnd depot

The final word on the Home Depot breach has been reported by Brian Krebs and it turns out to be a breach of massive proportions: Home Depot said today[14th September] that cyber criminals armed with custom-built malware stole an estimated 56 million debit and credit card numbers from its customers between April and September 2014. Read more


This is round three in a series of articles about WordPress and creating your own web site. In this post, I will briefly cover installing WordPress. WordPress is very easy to install and, in many cases, your web site hosting service will install it for you. “Easy” is an over-used term which is generally pushed Read more

windows 9

We’ve been hearing about Windows 9’s proposed new features via leaks and rumors for a little while now but haven’t really been privy to anything definitive. With only about 2 weeks remaining until the purported initial preview release, German site WinFuture has posted a number of screenshots and videos apparently created from a leaked Technical Read more


U2 performed at the end of September 9th’s iPhones and Apple Watch announcement.  After their performance, Apple CEO Tim Cook announced that U2’s latest album, Songs of Innocence, would be free to all iTunes subscribers. To that end, the album was automatically added to subscribers’ iTunes libraries. Apparently, not every one of the half billion of iTunes Read more

wf dvd video converter

WonderFox is currently running a giveaway promotion for its flagship WonderFox DVD Video Converter software which supports the recently launched iPhone 6 and Samsung Note 4. These are LIFETIME licenses which would normally sell for $59.95us but are available free for everyone right now… Expires 30th September (must be activated before that date). WonderFox DVD Read more