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Restaurant Tip Fraud

I didn’t realize how rampant restaurant tip fraud is. Now that I know about it, I’m pretty sure I was a victim of it a few times. I’m pretty meticulous about balancing my finances, so when I’m off by a few bucks it bugs the heck out of me.

That being said, here’s a simple way to catch this type of fraud: a simple checksum strategy.


November 16, 2007 Posted by | How-To, News | 1 Comment

Hackintosh vs. Mac Pro vs. MacBook Pro

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Here’s a follow-up to Angelo’s post. Lifehacker did an informal performance test pitting the Hackintosh against real Macs. Not bad at all.

November 16, 2007 Posted by | Geeks and Gadgetry, How-To, Mac | 1 Comment

Top 10 Quicksilver Plug-ins

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I really can’t get enough of QuickSilver. If you delve beyond its application launching capability, you’ll realize what an incredibly productive tool it is.

Lifehacker has a list of the Top 10 Quicksilver Plug-ins.

November 16, 2007 Posted by | How-To, Mac, Software | Comments Off on Top 10 Quicksilver Plug-ins