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How to become an Ascended Master of Google-fu… Because Google is like a jetcar with a 20-speed manual gearbox, first gear is plenty for most people. However, if you want the other 19 gears, here are some ideas to get you fired up (just make sure you’re pointing in the right direction first)… Google’s 2nd gear - Exact-fu Without much doubt, I think the two basic Google tricks everyone should know are:- If you want an exact word match (i.e. not a nearest sound match, or a plural/singular), precede the word with ‘+’. The Coolest FireFox about:config Tricks! We all love and use Firefox. So, Make Tech Easier came up with a list of the 28 coolest FireFox About:Config Tricks that will really help power users as well as noobs. These range from simple address bar tweaks to performance improving tricks. This is one guide you want to bookmark if you’re a FireFox user, and we know most of Startup Meme readers are FireFox users!

I am thinking of doing a PhD. Do you get paid when you study It depends on your field. Scientists and engineers at middle- to top-level programs get paid anywhere from $20k-45k/year. You will get a financial offer with your letter that will tell you your guaranteed minimum yearly pay for X number of years. Basic resumes - Templates <div class="cdOLblEmRed cdSearchResultsMargin">Warning: This site requires the use of scripts, which your browser does not currently allow. <a href=" how to enable scripts.</a><br/></div> All Products Word Excel Don&amp;#039;t Let Meetings Suck Your Time Column by VerticalResponse CEO/Founder Janine Popick, "Don't Let Meetings Suck Your Time"July 20, 2012 Six reasons why I hate meetings, and what you can do to make them more efficient. I was recently out to lunch with a few colleagues who work at a very cool company. The CEO of their company had left, and the second in command had taken over.

Hearts Through History Romance Writers By Margaret Breashears On Apr 7 2014, 2:45 pm in nineteenth century life, Texas On one of my jaunts to explore local Texas history I stopped at the Heritage Village Museum in Woodville, Texas. From the outside I could see some old historic buildings. However, the inside of the museum and the exhibits which walked me through life in east Texas during the nineteenth and early twentieth century surprised me. From the 1920’s homemade still to the 1830’s copper bathtub in the back of the barbershop, the exhibits took the visitor through a walk back in time. Curators deftly created a rather complete town that distilled overlap of the time and technologies throughout the

Think Your WPA-Protected Wifi Is Secure? Think Again – Here Comes The Reaver By now, we should all be aware of the dangers of securing networks with WEP, which I demonstrated before how you could hack in 5 minutes. The advice has always been to use WPA or WPA2 to secure your network, with a long password that couldn’t be hacked by brute force. Well, it turns out there’s a significant backdoor in most routers that can be exploited – in the form of a technology called WPS. Read on to find out how the hack works, how to test your own network, and what you can do to prevent it. Background WPA itself is quite secure. Why You Shouldn't Pursue a PhD The road to a doctorate is long, arduous and paved with abandoned scholarship. So before deciding to pursue a PhD, make sure that you love your field of study and will enjoy immersing yourself in it for several years. Successful PhD students are those who thrive in a highly intellectual environment, are willing to work very hard with only a possible payoff, have excellent command of undergraduate coursework and don't mind forgoing impressive paychecks.

Hearts Through History Romance Writers By Jody Allen On Dec 20 2011, 7:03 am As writers no matter if you write historical or contemporary, fantasy or suspense,we all do research to make our characters come alive in their period and locations. For those writing fantasy world building is the key, but for those of us who write historicals we must rely on the historical facts of an event or era or location to give credibility to our story. For us the history becomes like another character in our story. We know the basic tenant for historians doing research is to use the historical method, but the kind of research most of us do is often looking for minute details of what they ate, wore, their work and pastime and something as simple as their name or title. When we research for details we may rely on narrative from scholarly or popular history sources but more likely we look for images of artifacts of the items we are researching.

6 Things I Bet You Didn’t Know You Could Do with Google Some of the tips below are effortless to implement and save you a lot of time and energy when dealing with these issues. Let’s start with the first proof of the awesomeness of Google… 1. Create unlimited disposable email addresses with Gmail If you add dots (.) between the letters of your Gmail username, sending an message to the new username will get forwarded to your original email (which is without or with only 1 dot.)

Salary and Career Info for a Sociology PhD Degree Sociology is the study of human behavior as it relates to the basics of human interaction within the guidelines and norms of a society or culture. Doctoral-level sociology programs place heavy emphasis on the study of advanced sociological theory and on the practice of research-based applications and statistical analysis. Graduates of doctoral degree programs can pursue many careers, including positions as college professors, sociologists and political scientists. Joyful Molly UNDER CONSTRUCTION (status: September 2010) Until this part has been updated, please see the original list here. Thanks a lot for your patience. “How on earth can I write about something I don’t know anything about?!”

3 Hacks for Firefox That Will Double Your Internet Browsing Speed - There are many people out there complaining about the Firefox RAM Memory Bug. Lets get it straight. It’s not a bug. It’s part of the cache feature.

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