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New for Calabasas Computers is the Blog page for quick tips and hints and some general blogging.

 

Do you feel "the need for speed"? Do you know how fast your internet connection is? Try going to www.speedtest.net and find out.
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Test your Internet connection bandwidth to locations around the world with this interactive broadband speed test


Great article from Microsoft on how to improve your wireless network. http://www.microsoft.com/athome/setup/wirelesstips.aspx
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Wireless network (WLAN): Learn tips to improve your wireless signal and increase network speed and performance.

Laptop battery tip. If your laptop is used as a desktop most of the time it is best to remove the battery otherwise the constant charging will kill your battery.

Privacy?   Who needs Privacy on Facebook?. Check this link for "The Facebook Obsession" that aired on CNBC last month. http://www.cnbc.com/id/15840232/?video=1752879649

Quick Kindle tip. Putting your Kindle to sleep is not the same as turning it off. So if your screen freezes up or your Kindle is not playing nice turn it off for a few minutes and restart it....... just like a reboot on your computer. "To turn your Kindle off, slide and hold the power switch for four seconds until the screen goes blank and then release. To wake up or turn on your Kindle, slide and release the power switch again."

Do you have a HOT Toshiba?? Recall Alert. Satellite T130, T135, T135D Call Toshiba to see if you are affected on 1-800-457-7777. 129 reports received that they got so hot they started to melt.........shmokin! Up to 41,000 could be at risk.

New for Calabasas Computers is the Blog page for quick tips and hints and some general blogging.

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