Perform a Background Check on Yourself

background check

With all the information that is stored online these days, you can find out quite a bit about yourself if you know which websites to visit. The Consumerist has written up a great post on how to perform a background check on yourself!

Do a Background Check on Yourself

Enable Check Box Selection in Windows 7

windows 7 check boxes

In Windows Vista and Windows 7, there is a nifty little configuration option that lets you select multiple files or folders without having to use the CTRL key! You can enable check boxes, which make life so much easier.

Enable Checkboxes in Windows 7

OnlineOCR – Free OCR Service

online ocr

Looking for a free online OCR service? OnlineOCR is a free site where you can convert images, PDF docs and more into editable text or Word files. You have to create an account, which is slightly annoying, but otherwise it works well.


Betting on the Blind Side, a Vanity Fair article


We’ve been fans of Michael Lewis since ‘Moneyball’ and still follow his monthly contributions to VF. Even if you have no interest (no pun) in reading articles relating to our financial meltdown, this one is worth your time. 

Michael Lewis in Vanity Fair, April 2010

LEGO Digital Designer – Free


Design, upload and share your LEGO creations. Fun and free for all ages, Windows XP, Vista and 7.

LEGO Digital Designer v3.0.11 download from MajorGeeks

Create a Personal Website Quickly using

flavors me is a nifty little site that lets you quickly create an elegant looking website using your own personal content. It’s perfect for personal homepages or lifestreaming pages. You can connect to Facebook, Twitter, and other sites and add that content to your website.

A List of Blog Editors for Mac

blog editors for mac

I recently bought a Mac and since then I’ve been looking for a good blog editor for OS X! I tried several and none could match up to Windows Live Writer. However, if you have no choice, read the review below.

Blog Editors for Mac

Two Cool Ways to use Google Docs

google docs blog from

Google Docs is a pretty awesome utility if you really think about it. It  may not have all the features of Word, but it’s pretty close, especially for an online tool. Did you know that you can publish to your blog straight from Google Docs? Or that you can upload any type of file for storage purposes?

Use Google Docs More Effectively

Support Details Makes Life with Tech Support Easier

tech support details

Ever chat with tech support before and they keep asking you questions about your computer configuration? Support Details is an awesome site that gives you key information about your computer and lets you email it or export it to CSV/PDF. Sweet!

Support Details

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