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Want to Get Smarter?

January 24th, 2013 was the last time I published a non-Pod-Pointer blog here. That’s a long time and for those who care to hear from me (or other Dolphins) in this form (if such a person exists) – apologies. Of course, we’ve produced a consistent stream of Pod...

Write Like Hemingway

  If you’re like me, you make your living by tapping on little plastic keys for a big chunk of your day. If some of that typing is publishing prose for the world to read, you will likely want to check out: www.hemingwayapp.com. This is a simple service that is...

Using Outlook Search Folders

Outlook Search Folders are virtual folders that show you email items from across your entire mailbox which match a certain search criteria. They are a great way of filtering and finding email quickly. If you find yourself regularly searching for the same things over...

Office Tutorials

Want to brush up on your Microsoft Office skills but don’t want to have to take classes? Microsoft offers great Office tutorials at https://office.microsoft.com/en-us/training/ which are bite sized and easy to follow. You can start right from learning how to create...

Shellshock

If you’ve been reading (or watching) the news lately, you may have heard of a new security vulnerability called Shellshock. You may have also heard that it’s very serious. But what is it really, and how does it affect you? How serious is it? The Shellshock...