LastPass Rolls Out SMS Password Recovery

LastPass Rolls Out SMS Password Recovery

On October 28th I was asked to provide my cell phone number to LastPass, which I happily did. LastPass is already a great product managing 99% of my passwords for me, and this new feature made it even better for me, since I do like to change my Master Password from time-to-time. Now if I …

How to Start a Gaming Channel on Youtube

How to Start a Gaming Channel on Youtube

DISCLAIMER: This post is mainly for friends, is not comprehensive, and I don’t guarantee anything here except I’ve posted my opinions and experience and there are certainly other ways to get started. In this how to start gaming on Youtube post I’m coming from the point-of-view of a very small channel with 670+ subscribers and …

Amazon Echo

Amazon Echo

We recently got an Amazon Echo and as I get to know it I’ll add more information here. For now let’s go with this… As of today (1/15/2015) the Amazon Echo is only available through Requesting an Invitation in the Amazon echo page. The Amazon Echo is a device that is setup through an App …

Great htaccess Entries to Aid SEO

These are .htaccess entries I’ve accumulated and, in proper syntax for your web server, will be extremely useful for your website: RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^website.com RewriteRule (.*) http://www.website.com/$1 [R=301,L] ################################################################### ################################################################### ### 301 REDIRECTS GO HERE. DELETED PAGES ARE HANDLED BY CUSTOM 404! ### EXAMPLE: redirect 301 /oldpage.php http://www.website.com/newpage.php ################################################################### ################################################################### ### CUSTOM 404 …

Google Adsense Terms & Conditions

Google Adsense Terms & Conditions

I’ve seen websites that break Google’s Terms & Conditions for Google Adsense. As of 11/4/2014 these are the terms include the following restrictions on using Google Adsense: Publishers may not click on their own ads or encourage others to do so. Publishers may not place ads on sites that include incentives to users to click …

Robotic Progress Marches On

Did you know that different robotics are being developed around the world with amazing results and promise. Before you start thinking of the robots in I, Robot that are fully autonomous and functional, see where we are today in the video below recorded from Nova. I’ve also posted other robotics articles including robots running warehouse …

Is GameStop Ripping You Off with that Xbox One Purchase?

Is GameStop Ripping You Off with that Xbox One Purchase?

I again ask the question, is GameStop ripping you off, this time with your pre-order of the Xbox One? I’ll also start off by recommending that if you think this is a rip-off that you can buy your Xbox One Day One Edition without paying more at Wal-Mart. Actually. I’ll go beyond that and recommend …

GameStop Rip-Off Xbox One Games?

GameStop Rip-Off Xbox One Games?

GameStop is offering to rip me off via email. Many GameStop customers probably got the same email as I did tonight. Let me also add that I am a GameStop fanboy usually, happily trading in old, undesired video games for newer games. The email subject is “Xbox One Launch Date Announced and Game Exclusives!” and …