Technology advice for the holidays

Its that time of year again, the annual last minute rush for Christmas. Have you got a list of technology request and have no idea what have the items are and what they do? Do you need someone to explain some of this for you without it feeling like a sales pitch? Want to verify what the salesperson is saying. If so I offer technology advice for those shoppers who need to know what they…
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On the Radio

My good friend and regular guest of The Canadian Tech Podcast; Carmi Levy is doing the 3-6 afternoon drive show on 1290 CJBK on Friday Nov 9th.  He's asked me to pop in for a segment when I'll be talking about two exciting tech events in London coming up. DIG and TES. We will also talk about what makes London great from the tech side. Once I have a more exact time I'll let everyone…
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iPad and other Apple announcements.

  wicker_man /Free Photos Apple made some new product announcements today. The most anticipated was a new version of the iPad. Instead of being called the iPad 3 as many expected, Apple has named it "The New iPad" Some quick features. The screen resolution goes from 1024x768 to 2048x1536. 264 pixels per inch which is double of the iPad 2. Apple calls this a 'retina' display as the eye cannot see individual pixels as a comfortable distance…
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World Backup Day

  Today is World Backup Day, with the great tagline of “Don’t be an April Fool Tomorrow check your backups and restores today”.  Backups and restores should be checked more then once per year but it’s a great reminder for people that they seriously need to consider having a backup system in place to avoid disasters to their data. Several cloud storage companies are offering deals in connection with World Backup Day so it’s a…
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