Video: Drone footage reveals startling world inside ‘largest cave’

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In Mark Twain’s “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer” (1876), Tom and pal Becky get lost in McDougal’s Cave, leaving the citizens of St. Petersburg, Mo., to frantically search for the children underground. Townsfolk fear for Tom and Becky’s lives. After all, it’s dark, they’re hungry, and Tom’s nemesis Injun Joe is about.

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Disable Google’s Location History settings

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I’ll admit I’m pretty good about protecting my privacy as well as I’m a large fan of Google.  This one however slipped under my radar and I was rather alarmed by the amount of data my smartphone had given Google on my Travels.  No the Map above is NOT my travels, however it just may as well have been.

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Homeowners now can update home facts and watch Zestimate update immediately

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Zillow®, the leading real estate information and home-related marketplace, now allows homeowners to see an immediate change to their Zestimate® home value when they edit facts about their home on Zillow. Previously, it took as long as several weeks for the Zestimate to update.

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SuperFish Removal

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Lenovo, the world’s largest PC manufacturer, has been installing a dangerous piece of adware on its consumer laptops. The software, called Superfish, leaves computers vulnerable to man-in-the-middle attacks in which hackers steal data as its sent from a user’s computer to a supposedly secure server. (more…)

Library Updated

 

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Quick and small update to the Online Library.  Starting a collection of useful Unix/Linux/BSD commands that we felt was worth sharing as we use them more and more.  The library can be found from the Main Menu located just under our header graphic.

Temp Maintenance

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As noted, we experience an outage for a bit today as we relocated our service provider.

Some may note that a few articles are missing as we restored from a previous backup.
We apologize for the downtime and are glad to be back online.  If something is missing please let us know via the contact form located on our about page.

-The Management
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Google releases, new security tools to help improve online security

Management of one’s personal devices, applications and security settings for everyone in a large organization can become an overwhelming task and time consuming.  Google has released something that can make IT manager’s  breath a bit easier.  Their announcement today of a new set of security tools to help Google Apps users take back control of their security online.

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