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10 Techie Things Everyone Needs To Know To Survive

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 02.18.2014 | Fifty

Enough with the "older people don't understand tech" stuff already. While we may not have held a smartphone in one hand and our Sippy cup in the other...

5 Gmail Tips Everyone Should Know

Andrea Smith | Posted 03.01.2014 | Technology
Andrea Smith

Last week the Internet was buzzing with news of Gmail's incredibly useful "undo send" feature. Sorry to break it to you, but that "new" feature has been around since at least 2010.

When It Comes To Technology, Sometimes It Makes Sense To Slow Down

Adam Levin | Posted 10.14.2013 | TED Weekends
Adam Levin

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgEveryone is in a hurry -- overbooked, overworked, and generally overwhelmed. With life churning forward at a pace that makes the "rat race" of the '50s feel like a Sunday picnic, is it any wonder we're hungry for new ways to work faster and more efficiently?

The Real Lesson In David Pogue's Time-Saving Tech Tips

Nick Cowling | Posted 10.11.2013 | TED Weekends
Nick Cowling

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgThe desire to get more done, achieve more milestones or the infamous 'catch up' for my time off is a widespread by-product of great technology. So, with that in mind, how do these 'time-saving' tech tips translate into an insight for corporations?

Improving My Life One Second At A Time

Greg Schwem | Posted 04.10.2014 | TED Weekends
Greg Schwem

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgUp until now I have always been prone to measuring success in minutes. I'm able to power nap in 10 minutes, mow my lawn in 45 minutes and cook an egg in three minutes.

20 Life Hacks and Tools to Boost Productivity on Your Computer

Peter Walters | Posted 07.02.2013 | Technology
Peter Walters

Combined, these tools make my digital life more secure, assessable and coordinated. I could lose my computer tomorrow and rest assured that nothing of mine (lest the computer) was lost.

Technology and Me

Richard Abrons | Posted 05.27.2013 | Technology
Richard Abrons

I am a user of technology at the lowest level. We have voice-mail but can't access messages from afar. We have GPS in our car but neither my wife Iris nor I know how to use it.

Do Your Colleagues Think You Are 'Tech Dumb'?

Kiki Prottsman | Posted 04.07.2013 | Technology
Kiki Prottsman

You may not even know that your coworkers perceive you as a digital idiot, because common courtesy prevents them from calling you out on your naiveté. If you're interested in protecting your reputation as an innovator, keep reading.

Five Tips for Back-to-School Tech Shopping

Winston Sih | Posted 10.27.2012 | Technology
Winston Sih

As the first day of school rapidly approaches, parents are scrambling to get the kids in gear -- and that includes sending the kids off tech-ready. Here are five helpful tips to keep in mind when shopping for back-to-school tech gadgets.

Ctrl Z Woman

Penny Will | Posted 10.16.2012 | Comedy
Penny Will

Faster than a speeding bullet, more powerful than a locomotive, able to undo mistakes with a simple keystroke, it's Ctrl Z Woman.

CIO vs. CMO: 5 Tips to See Eye-to-Eye and Win With Mobility

Chris O'Connor | Posted 08.29.2012 | Small Business
Chris O'Connor

Historically, technology choices have been the domain of the CIO, however, with BYOD trending and new consumer-inspired enterprise applications entering the market, the sales force too is pushing the technology agenda with their CMO.

The Best App For Organization, From Jennifer Jolly (WATCH)

Posted 09.17.2013 | MarloThomas

Tech expert Jennifer Jolly reveals her favorite app for organization. var src_url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=577&width=583&h...