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  • Speeding up the USB

    Most users never stop to consider what type of USB port their computer has, or even if it had one. You should, however, because the type of port defines how fast data can be transferred and that limits how fast you work or more importantly, how quickly you can save your stuff and shut down at the end of the day!

    First, let’s start at the beginning. Some of you may not know what a USB is, let alone why it is so important to your computing life.

  • Career growth requires teamwork

    By Jerisia Lamons

     

    Teamwork makes the dream work.

    That mantra is essential for job seekers. The job search process has evolved into a more tactical process. As such, a strong, broad professional network has become a crucial resource in the job search process.

  • Holiday attractions in Kentucky

    By Terry MillsIf you’re still looking for that perfect gift or for an experience that puts a Kentucky spin on the season, the good news is that there is no shortage of opportunities even as time starts to draw short.

  • Those older family members we couldn't do without

    There are many things that grandparents do that many people take for granted. Grandparents are there for their grandchildren at ball games cheering them on. They are there with a sympathetic ear when talking to mom or dad seems overwhelming. Grandparents take their time, because they have made it through the rat race and for most it’s time to slow down. This means that grandparents are better listeners, they get down on the child’s level and give the their full attention.

  • Invasion of really big tablets

    Just in time for the holiday season, Apple and Microsoft bring new tablets to market.

    While Microsoft has had a larger tablet option for some time, Apple just entered the field with a 12” model. Unlike their smaller cousins in the 5” and 7” group, these tablets are more serviceable, as they are easier to read, faster and more flexible in their application.

  • How to access Windows files on a Mac

    More people seem to be using Apple Mac Computers in the work place as these are powerful computers with awesome performance. But, if you live most of your office life in the Microsoft Windows world, there can be issues using Macs.

  • The Dangers of Underage Drinking

    I enjoy writing about my opinion on topics, but I do not like to discuss things that make people angry or upset by what I write. Writing should be a way for people to express themselves and give people a different view from their own. Today I want to talk about underage drinking and how dangerous it is for our bodies and for our community.

  • Who is ruining the spirit of Christmas?
  • What happened with tobacco settlement money

    About 16 years ago, as most states were deciding how best to spend their portion of a landmark settlement reached with the major tobacco companies, Kentucky took an innovative approach that is continuing to pay substantial dividends.

    Under that agreement, half of the annual payments are set aside for agriculture and the other half is split equally between early childhood development and healthcare programs.

  • Meaningful Holidays for your Children

    Holidays can bring joy and fun especially to children. Children always look forward to receiving presents, often times costly and unnecessary ones.  Sometimes our children are more concerned about the presents they want to get and forget the true meaning of the holidays, which is shared time and enriching experiences. Here are a few tips for parents to help their children look beyond all of the seasonal product-driven marketing: