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Faster Forward: March 23, 2008 - March 29, 2008

A Couple of Tax-Prep Tidbits

Tax Day is now less than 20 days away--have you finished preparing your taxes? Yeah, me neither. I know I'm going to owe money to the Feds, and I'm also reluctant to dive back into this topic after this month's review. In the meantime, I am happy to exercise my...

By Rob Pegoraro  |  March 28, 2008; 10:23 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (24)
Categories:  Gripes  
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Getting Framed

This may destroy whatever image you had of me as some techno-geek early adopter (really, I'm not), but the only way I've put digital photos on display has been paper. I order up a print of a shot, and when it arrives in the mail, I get it framed and...

By Rob Pegoraro  |  March 27, 2008; 11:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (15)
Categories:  Pictures  
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Computing Reminder: Sleep to Save Energy

As Earth Day nears, it's time for another round of publicity campaigns encouraging people to use their computers a little more efficiently. Today, the Climate Savers Computing Initiative issued a press release encouraging users to employ their computers' sleep or standby mode for an hour this Saturday: During Earth Hour,...

By Rob Pegoraro  |  March 26, 2008; 2:02 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Computers  
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Sat-Radio Firms to Wed; Who's Next?

After a year or so of suspense, the Justice Department gave its blessing yesterday to the proposed merger of satellite-radio broadcasters Sirius and XM. The move did not surprise too many people; many pundits whose opinions I respect applauded it. So why do I still have a bad feeling about...

By Rob Pegoraro  |  March 25, 2008; 11:16 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (25)
Categories:  Music  
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