A U.S. Senator from Virginia lands on the shortlist for Democratic VP pick. D.C.'s statehood proposal gets a cool reception in Cleveland. And Maryland's Republican governor attends a local crab fest in lieu of his party's convention.
It is the first Tuesday of the month, and The Computer Guys are back to update us on the world of technology, and answer all your operating questions.
- John Gilroy WAMU Resident Computer Guy; and Director of Business Development at SolutionsDevelopers
- Tom Piwowar TJP&A, Piwowar and Associates, the Mac Guy
Poll results for June 7, 2005
A recent AOL poll says Americans are OBSESSED with email. We check it morning, noon and night. And 60% of us even check it while on vacation. How often do you check your PERSONAL email?
(2%) A. Less than once a week
(5%) B. 1-3 times per week
(19%) C. Once or twice a day
(16%) D. 3-6 times times per day
(12%) E. 7 or more times per day
(46%) F. My personal email is up on my screen anytime I’m on the computer
Program Notes for June 7, 2005
Linux for human beings
Mac OS X Dashboard Widgets
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