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One Laptop per Child delivers their custom laptop to Ethiopia-results inspiring

I recently came across an AMAZING article about One Laptop Per Child and their quest to give a thousand Motorola Zoom tablet PCs  to kids in Ethiopian. As some background, DVICE.com writes:...

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Firefox 11’s New 3D Developer Tools

Firefox 11 just released today and, as a web designer, I’m giddy about their new 3D developer tool for, well, web developers, even if for anything just the sheer...

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Macbook MagSafe Adapter Replacement Program

I bought my Macbook Pro back in the early 2008. It’s been great ever since but this last year, the power adapter stopped working – right before I needed...

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Having a Firewall is Important

A what? Firewall. If you’re a PC user you have antivirus (or at least you should) and you probably even have spyware protection. Well good for you. But have...

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Apple’s OSX Lion is Out

OK, it's old news for sure, but Apple's latest and best operating system is out for downloading. But only downloading. If you haven't heard already, you can't buy the...

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Save Folder Contents as Text

Prepare yourself – here comes an ultra geeky tip. Say you have this folder chucked full of files and for whatever reason you need a list of all the...

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Rapid City Web Design

Any business in 2011 that wants to be successful must have a strong web presence. With as much internet access that we have today, all well-to-do, want-to-do-well, businesses have...

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Rapid City Computer Repair

Tech4Eleven is not just a great tech blog, bringing the best in tutorials, fixes, and reviews, it’s also a computer repair and web design business based in Rapid City,...

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Apple TV plus Hulu and more

Recently I acquired an Apple TV 2, in all it’s Apple glory – well, actually that’s where this story begins because if you have an Apple TV, you know...

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17in Macbook Pro Harddrive Replacement

When you live in Rapid City, Fargo, or anywhere in between, your Mac repair choices are slim, even slimmer if the closest town is a good 60 miles away....

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Life in a Computerized Age

We’re all moving, living, and operating around computers. Disks spin. Fans go ’round. Type type type. Send money. Buy goods. Surf. Browse. Crunch numbers. Crunchy keyboards. Blinking lights. Data...

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FIX: No Option to Activate Windows

When you fix as many computers as I do, you come across some strange things. When reinstalling Windows, you’ll almost always get a message at first log on that...

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