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Entries from August 2006

Crapware! Don’t believe those ads.

August 25th, 2006 · No Comments

Howdy and hello! Welcome to another fun filled edition of The Weekly Geek! Watch out, and don’t believe those ads. I still cannot understand why some people take ads at face value, especially internet pop-up ads. Even if you intentionally visit a site and a pop up alert “warns” you of spyware, dirty pictures or […]

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Tags: Malware · Security

Best Buy Soap Box

August 11th, 2006 · Comments Off on Best Buy Soap Box

Howdy and welcome back to another fabulous edition of The Weekly Geek! This week I want to step up on the soap box and let all our wonderful readers know about the sheer pleasure that Best Buy brought to me (sarcasm is dripping from that statement). About a year and a half ago a customer […]

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Tags: Hardware · Purchasing · Soap Box