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How to undo accidental browser zoom

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Earlier today my dad called the Hassle-Free Hotline (also known as my home phone number). The poor guy seems to encounter more than his fair share of inadvertant computer problems. For example, somehow, while using his laptop's touchpad, he'd made everything in his browser bigger. Consequently, he had to...
How to undo accidental browser zoom

Prince of Persia creator finds lost source code, cues delicate chip fanfare

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No, we don't mean the modern interpretation and its moody sequels -- this is the 1989 original. Jordan Mechner created the first Prince of Persia game for the Apple II. However, the source code ended up lost in the sands of time -- until Mechner's dad discovered a box...
Prince of Persia creator finds lost source code, cues delicate chip fanfare

RT @a4agarwal Posterous on Reuters.com. How we're solving the simple problem of sharing photos from my iPhone to my dad http://post.ly/dQy8

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RT @a4agarwal Posterous on Reuters.com. How we're solving the simple problem of sharing photos from my iPhone to my dad http://post.ly/dQy8
These 6 Corporations Control 90% Of The Media In America
Facebook Says Blocking Viral 'Reasons My Son Is Crying' Tumblr Was a 'Mistake'

Pinterest's Cofounder: We're Still Trying To Figure Out Copyright Laws

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Pinterest co-founder Ben Silbermann responded to a lawyer who removed some of her pinboards out of fear of copyright infringement. In a new blog post, the lawyer named "Kristen," said Silbermann was still trying to figure out an effective solution to avoid copyright infringement on the site. Silbermann said "some...
Pinterest's Cofounder: We're Still Trying To Figure Out Copyright Laws

Google's Chrome Remote Desktop Screen Sharing Service Comes Out Of Beta, Adds Real-Time Audio For Windows

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Google just announced that it is taking its Chrome Remote Desktop screen sharing service out of beta. As the name implies, the Chrome Remote Desktop app runs in Chrome and allows you to share your desktop with others or control theirs to see presentations or, as Google notes, become the...
Google's Chrome Remote Desktop Screen Sharing Service Comes Out Of Beta, Adds Real-Time Audio For Windows

Why Aren't People Using Their Android Phones As Android Phones?

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Why Aren't People Using Their Android Phones As Android Phones?: Henry Blodget isn't sure. I'm not either. But I do know that my father is in that camp. Over the holiday weekend, my dad revealed that he recently got an Android phone. Not because he wanted one, mind you, but...
Why Aren't People Using Their Android Phones As Android Phones?

MilkTape: $15 For 128MB USB Drive Disguised As A Cassette Tape

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Johnny looked Amanda in the eye. They had only been dating for a couple of weeks, but in a summer romance, just before heading back to college, weeks seemed like forever. And yet, were still never enough. He nervously patted down his own pockets, as if he had forgotten something,...
MilkTape: $15 For 128MB USB Drive Disguised As A Cassette Tape
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LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner's Two-Part Recipe For Success

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LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner was constantly told by his dad that he could do anything he put his mind to. While this advice turn out to be true in Weiner's case, he says that willing one's way into a career is possible only within reason. "I think it's really important...
LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner's Two-Part Recipe For Success

Microsoft believes Windows 8 is so simple to use even an 11-year-old can teach you

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Much has been made about whether Windows 8 is intuitive enough for new users to pick up. Microsoft Portugal is hoping to win you to its side with a new publicity stunt that brings in an 11-year-old to explain the new operating system to prospective buyers. As you can imagine,...
Microsoft believes Windows 8 is so simple to use even an 11-year-old can teach you

The 404 1,066: Where it's the CNET minority report (podcast)

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Leaked from today's 404 episode: The usual suspects help kick off a week of Jeff-less shows while he's away at E3. With zero hockey and video game news to hold us back, we're chatting about a few offbeat stories from the weekend, including preteens on Facebook, Denver ambulances using subwoofers...
The 404 1,066: Where it's the CNET minority report (podcast)

Dad Shoots Daughter's Laptop; YouTube Yawns

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A dad's method of keeping his daughter offline is drawing interest, but it's not new for YouTube. Plugging byte boxes are a common sight on the video site....
Dad Shoots Daughter's Laptop; YouTube Yawns
6 technologies and innovations that could finally go mainstream in 2013

The 2012 Google Father’s Day Logo

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Google has a special animated logo for Father’s Day today. The logo depicts a child delivering coffee to his dad on a remote control device. The father is sitting on his chair relaxing and notices this, picks up the coffee while the child jumps out. The father then taps the...
The 2012 Google Father’s Day Logo

The Best Apps For Dad's New iPhone

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With over 500,000 apps in Apple's App Store it can be overwhelming trying to figure out which ones are useful or fun. Whether your Dad received an iPhone for father's day or has had one for some time check out these apps that are sure to add some personality to...
The Best Apps For Dad's New iPhone
Report: iPad mini Gains As The Preferred "Kids' Tablet" After The Holidays

Shatner, My Dad Says http://tcrn.ch/9iHBe7

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Bob Glouberman: The Million Dollar Gamer Dad

Growing Up Geek: Jon Fingas

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Welcome to Growing Up Geek, an ongoing feature where we take a look back at our youth and tell stories of growing up to be the nerds that we are. Today, we have our new editor, Jon Fingas. You might say I started early. Some of my first memories...
Growing Up Geek: Jon Fingas

The latest Google+ TV Ad is based on a Googler’s real-life experience

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If you watched The Grammys last night, you might have seen a new commercial for Google+ called “New Dad”. I was doing dishes at the time and wasn’t watching the TV, but listened. The commercial starts out with a male voice describing how he took a bazillion pictures of his...
The latest Google+ TV Ad is based on a Googler’s real-life experience

Alex Reid Can’t Wait to be a Dad

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Alex Reid Can’t Wait to be a Dad

CBS's Possible Twitter TV Show Title: 'Shat My Dad Says' (CBS)

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CBS's Possible Twitter TV Show Title: 'Shat My Dad Says' (CBS)

Brandi Glanville: Eddie Cibrian Will Cheat On LeAnn Rimes

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Once a cheater, always a cheater? That's what Brandi Glanville is saying about ex-husband Eddie Cibrian, who is now happily married to country crooner LeAnn Rimes. "He will be with her until he cheats again," Glanville tells me. "They won't be together forever. I'm totally over Eddie. I've moved onto...
Brandi Glanville: Eddie Cibrian Will Cheat On LeAnn Rimes

To Catch A Primary: Bruning Accuses Opponent Of Following His Daughter On Twitter

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A debate Tuesday night in Nebraska for the Republican primary for Senate took a turn for the awkward when state Attorney General Jon Bruning accused his main opponent, former state Attorney General Don Stenberg, of stalking Bruning's 14-year old daughter on Twitter. The Omaha World-Herald was there for the action....
To Catch A Primary: Bruning Accuses Opponent Of Following His Daughter On Twitter

Viral Video: Dad Hacks Donkey Kong So Daughter Can Have Female Hero

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There are bad hacks and there are good hacks. What Mike Mika did was come up with an awesome hack. His 3-year-old daughter was perplexed at why she couldn’t play Donkey Kong as a female character and rescue Mario. So Mika hacked the game so she could do just that....
Viral Video: Dad Hacks Donkey Kong So Daughter Can Have Female Hero

Kenneth And Ben Lerer Talk Good Design, Strong Politics, And Mixing Work And Family [TCTV]

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For some of us, hanging out with our parents is something best relegated to off-work hours and holidays. But Kenneth Lerer and Ben Lerer have had some big successes working together at Lerer Ventures, the New York City venture capital firm whose portfolio includes BuzzFeed, Warby Parker, Everlane, FancyHands,...
Kenneth And Ben Lerer Talk Good Design, Strong Politics, And Mixing Work And Family [TCTV]

Father's Day special edition gift guide

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Dad's been good to you. Very good to you. Why, without him you quite literally wouldn't be on this earth, and that's something to be thankful for. If he's anything like you, he probably has a bit of a passion for the latest and greatest in tech. But, it...
Father's Day special edition gift guide

Come On, Mitt Romney, Even The Mormon Church Thinks You Should Release Your Tax Returns...

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The clamor for Mitt Romney to release a decade or so of tax returns continues to grow louder--and with very good reason. Mitt Romney is the only President or Presidential candidate in the past couple of decades to refuse to release his tax returns. He's also the only candidate for...
Come On, Mitt Romney, Even The Mormon Church Thinks You Should Release Your Tax Returns...
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