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Google Maps Meets Back to the Future

Anyone that knows me, knows I’m a sucker for anything Back to the Future and I love the usage of Doc Brown as a replacement for the usual yellow stick figure “cursor” in Google’s 3D street view. Google calls these guys “Pegman.” (more…)

AT&T Pursues Plans to Bring Ultra High-Speed Internet Service to Triangle

Nice to see my local area getting some competition and interest to bring in ultra-high speed Internet, with AT&T announcing yesterday their interest. (more…)

HTTPS Everywhere 3.0 Secures the Web for Firefox, Chrome Users

If you use Chrome and Firefox, you should use this, securing a lot more of the web by forcing the HTTPS protocal. Since installing it a few weeks ago, I’ve seen no hiccups, nor performance issues. I just feel a little bit more secure thanks to the EFF’s little web browser utility.

How Your Passwords Are Stored on the Internet (and When Your Password Strength Doesn’t Matter)

I tweeted this earlier, but I’m a big fan of strong (and different) passwords for all things computer related. I felt it was worthy of posting to Keefer Madness on top of the earlier tweet.

18 Helpful Tools For Better Gmail Experience

I’m a Gmail fanatic, and have been using Gmail for over a decade now, seeing it constantly tweaked and improved. We’re now using it for work as well. I’ve been meaning to pour over this list, as well as post it for over a week now: 18 Helpful Tools For Better Gmail Experience