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Apple Yosemite – Quick Summary Review

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Apple has just released a new upgrade: Apple Yosemite OS x 10.10.  Should you upgrade? Always do a quick review.  You don’t want to be landed in bugs and problems if you can help it.  There are many reviews already on the net.  I will do a very quick one and give you references in […]

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Exabytes Hosting – Will Say Bye-Bye

My hosting provider, Exabytes is driving me crazy.  Over a period of a year, the load speed and even accessibility of my sites have been slow on speed and spasmodic on accessibility.  Exabytes has one of the best customer service around.  They truly offer 24/7 service. I can email-contact them at any time of day or […]

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BlueHost – Too Slow

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I wrote (emailed via their Help Ticket system) to Blue Host on the 8th October, 2014. I finally got a response on 16th October (thank God, it was the same year). With a promise of 24/7 service at hand, getting a response over a week later is .. well Just Too Slow BlueHost!!

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eWay – Sorry but Recommended

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I almost signed up with eWay.  I am sorry I won’t be.  But now that I have my current payment gateway up and running (2Checkout – Excellent Service) for my ClearlyHelena store, I won’t be needing another gateway. However I would recommend eWay because even though I will not be signing up with them, I did learn […]

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2Checkout – Excellent Service!

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A few days ago, I blogged (at ClearlyHelena.com) that I was applying for a new payment gateway because my payment gateway provider (2Checkout or 2CO) had deactivated my seller status. Due to unavoidable personal events, my store at ClearlyHelena had been inactive for many months. Hence no buying activity. But 2Checkout has been so pro-active and […]

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Free Knitting Fonts for Mac

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I needed to digitally graph some knit patterns and I was sick of doing it by hand. So I found some great knitting fonts. I originally started looking for knitting software. But the learning curve just seemed too steep. Especially when I wanted to start knitting asap. Then I came across the fact that there […]

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Blogsy won’t open on iPad

Blogsy for iPad

How to solve when Blogsy won’t open on iPad I bought Blogsy app for my ipad many moons ago.  But since then, I have put off having to read the how-to and have been swept away by the detritus of life’s happenings. Today when I tried to open my Blogsy on iPad, it opened. For […]

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LaCie Drive, Mac Backup – Steps + Review

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I just bought a Lacie external drive for my Mac backups. If you have or are going to get a Lacie external drive, or even something similar, this article might be of use to you. I will go through some of the precautions, tips, and steps to easily set up your (Lacie) external drive for […]

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Time Machine Backup – Simple How To

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We are going to show you how to do a simple Apple Time Machine Backup. You ignore it.  But it worries you, doesn’t it?  When you know you don’t do backups and are resting on the precarious chance that nothing will go wrong and you won’t lose all of your irreplaceable data.