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January 18, 2013

Google Calendar Sync gets discontinued

Quietly, with little fanfare, Google discontinues Calendar Sync. For those of you who don’t know what it is, Google Sync synchronizes your Google calendar with your Microsoft Outlook installation on your desktop. It’s a nifty little utility that many people use to aggregate their various calendars into one single reference. However, if you want that […]

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December 15, 2012

My SWTOR experience was mostly meh, with a horrible ending.

Against advice, my own advice, that is, I downloaded and installed the SWTOR game. I knew it to be a poor WoW rip-off with a Star Wars theme, because I played it for about a month when it first came out, but when you’re a fan of the Star Wars universe, you tend to try […]

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August 29, 2012

Quebec election 2012 – Opinion and rant

The fact is, the Quebec election 2012 results will disappoint us, and ultimately go against citizens’ best interests no matter who wins. Jaded? You bet. Yesterday as I was driving off from the bank, I caught the trailing end of a political commercial on the radio that ended with “What kind of Quebec do you […]

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July 26, 2012

Captcha for WordPress

Reluctantly, I’m trying on a captcha form addon for my blog. It’s annoying, and it’s something I’ve always disliked, but I’ve just about had it with all the spam I’m getting on my blog. By way of an apology here are some examples of what I’ve been dealing with. They range from the bizarre and […]

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July 24, 2012

Symantec Support: Another customer support failure in India.

I realize that the rest of the world may look upon North America, (yes, even Canada) as a bunch of spoiled brats stomping their feet when things don’t go their way, but I can’t help it if I expect my technology to work properly.¬†Especially when I pay $270 dollars for something they can buy in […]

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