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WINNER ANNOUNCED: Buy me an iPad2 Contest

Congratulations to the winner!! Flora Spoli from Long Island is the winner of the Buy me an iPad2 contest! — This was a contest where the winner will buy me an iPad2. Your choice of model – However, if you buy me a 3G version, it must come with 1 year of 3G service from either Verizon or AT&T. I will accept iPad2 16 GB, 32GB or 64GB. Of course, the iPad2 became available on March 11th, 2011. The choice of White or Black models with front and rear facing cameras allow for Facetime, which I will use a lot....

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The Conficker Worm – Do We Need to Worry?

I have been reading on Conficker for a while now. It’s basically a worm that uses your computer to spread itself. The newest variant is feared to wreak havoc come Wed, April 1st. But if it does, how much damage are we really talking about? First of all, lets throw it out on the table: if you have your Anti-virus and Windows updated, then totally scanned your PC, you should be good to go. If your Anti-Virus hasn’t been updated in a while (Some IT people feel they are impervious to getting a virus. Silly people), then update now.