Can a Magnet Really Make Your Credit Card Not Work?

Will your credit card become unreadable if it’s exposed to magnets? In a previous story, we said yes, but many of you begged to differ. Seeing that, we took the challenge of clearing things up once and for all. The result: With the help of a junkyard magnet, a garden–variety refrigerator magnet and a professor […]

10 Biggest Job Interview Blunders

In this lousy market, don’t be your own worst enemy. Here are the most common mistakes candidates are making — and how to fix them. Dear Annie: A few months ago I lost a middle-management job at a company where I worked for 14 years. I received four promotions during that time, but it had […]

Common typos spell-check won’t catch

While we can rely on a spell checker to catch glaring errors, a computer can’t pick up on all careless mistakes, especially if the word could be correct in a different context. Often word misuse is our mistake. The English language is full of homonyms, or words that have different meanings but sound and look […]

Longest-Lasting Batteries

Store brands may save you money on household necessities, but generic batteries might not be your best bet, according to recent tests comparing name brand and store brand batteries. CVS AA Long Lasting alkaline batteries didn’t actually last longer than other batteries tested under the same conditions by Consumer Reports. In fact, those generics had […]

New Ways to Decorate Easter Eggs

Dye and Decoupage Want to make the most colorful egg in the basket? Rub it with vinegar first! For an extra touch, decoupage with some cutouts from specially shaped hole punches. Dye Eggs Naturally For a chemical-free way to dye your Easter eggs, steal color from vegetables. Red cabbage, for example, will turn your eggs […]

How to Format a Nokia

Re-formatting your Nokia phone is quite simple. This guide gives an instructed overview of the process. Primary Method 1. Turn your device off. 2. Remove SIM card and MMC card (actually, you do not need to remove these, but after format remember to format memory card and reboot phone). 3. Press and hold 3 keys; […]

Do you want a fast PC?

Do you want a fast PC? SLOW-PCfighter can help you today! Has your PC slowed down lately? Have you ever felt irritated and annoyed while sitting in front of your slow PC, impatiently staring at the screen? The Problem Have you noticed that the longer you have your computer, the slower it runs and the […]

10 Valentine’s Day Scenarios to Avoid

Valentine’s Day. A day many men dread but most women wait for with great anticipation. A lot of guys see Valentine’s Day as no more than a “Hallmark holiday.” They think they can just make dinner reservations and call it a day. The majority of women, however, attach real importance to what their man does […]