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Who or what is your computer talking to right now? You may think that just because your web browser or email program is not running your PC is offline. Think again. If you have a broadband connection then the chances are it is constantly chattering away, sending and receiving data. Most of it is innocuous …

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Gmail’s huge success owes itself in large part to the wide range of applications, browser add-ons, styles, scripts and bookmarklets that work with it. From the get-go Google’s stayed out of developers’ way and turned a blind eye to unofficial Gmail add-ons, even ones that may very well violate its terms of service. Smart move: …

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Rather than going to a web site that lists local movies and showtimes, you can find out when a theater near you is playing a movie in one quick and easy step in Google. The syntax for this is movie: followed by the movie name and your city name and state or zip code. Do …

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A fast PC has little to do with the Internet speed up situation. Oftentimes, making simple adjustments to a computer will enable it to load web pages faster. Clearing the clutter that gets downloaded into the PC or switching to a better Internet service provider that does not clog up PCs will often do the …

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