Inkjet Printers: You’re Mileage May Vary

For some time I have wanted to write a post about the cartridges in inkjet printers. It is no secret that most of a printer manufacturer’s profits come from the sale of the “consumables” such as ink and paper. Printers themselves are usually sold very close to cost to retailers. To see how much profit, […]

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Useful Replacement for Windows XP Task Switcher

If you are like me, you have a number of applications open at the same time. I know that its not a responsible use of system resources when I have Adobe InDesign, Macromedia Fireworks, Sony Vegas and Mozilla Firefox all open at the same time, but I can’t help myself. I have oodles of RAM […]

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MS Windows Built-in Screen Capture

Here is one of my most used Windows secrets. Often I need a “screen capture” – a picture of what is on some part (or all) my computer screen. Now there are several popular commercial programs (SnagIt, HyperSnap), as well as shareware and free software that will do this. But for something quick and easy […]

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