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Here you will find many useful articles regarding subjects such as Web Development, Computers, Search Engine Optimization, Utah, and more. We have written these articles in order to share some of the knowledge we have accumulated through our work, play, and life's experiences. If you have an article you wish to contribute please feel free to contact us and we will see if we can incorporate it somewhere in the site.

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Useful Git Commands and Tips/Tricks - Jan 19, 2012
from the Web Development and Programming category
Git is an amazing revision control system because it is so powerful. With this power comes complexity, however, so it's not always easy to figure out the git commands you need to run to accomplish a particular task. Over the years I have been collecting the following list of commands to which I ofte...
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Bitcoin ASCII art and Ubuntu MOTD - Jun 26, 2011
from the Computers category
Recently I had the desire to create a cool MOTD (message of the day) for my Bitcoin miner box that runs Ubuntu 11.04. As I sought the needed information to convert an image to ASCII art text and update the default Ubuntu MOTD to include my ASCII art I found that there weren't a whole lot of useful r...
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Drupal Module Recommended Release Drush Error - Jan 26, 2011
from the Drupal category
I use Drush to download my new modules for the Drupal sites I build. There have been multiple instances when I have encountered a Drush error message that states "There is no *recommended* release for project X" when I try to download a new module. This can sometimes be frustrating because...
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Filtered Water Bottles - Jun 20, 2010
from the Health category
A recent trend is sweeping the nation that is reducing waste in landfills and saving consumers money. The idea of using water bottles with a built in filter is becoming more popular as everyone looks for ways to reduce their 'Carbon Footprint'. A filtered water bottle can be used 300+ times before t...
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Double Sleeping Bags - Make Car Camping More Comfortable - Jun 10, 2010
from the Camping category
I love camping. Anticipation is half the fun of it. I spend several days thinking about the enjoyable experience I am going to have in the cool mountain air, relaxing and connecting with nature. I also spend a lot of time planning and preparing for my adventure. I make lists of items to buy, ite...
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Electric Hedge Trimmers - Make Yard Work a Breeze - Jun 10, 2010
from the Home Improvement category
In front of our house we have a row of boxwood shrubs that need trimming every year. In the past we have used hedge shears to get the job done and it was a very tedious job. This year we decided to purchase an electric hedge trimmer to get the shrubs trimmed quickly and we were truly amazed at how m...
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Propane Distribution Tree - Great For Camping - Jun 2, 2010
from the Camping category
Through years of camping we have accumulated a good collection of camping gear that makes our camping trips easier and more enjoyable. Some of the gear that has been most useful are the camping appliances that use propane. Most of these propane appliances are designed to use the small green 1-lb pro...
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Gall Bladder Surgery: What to expect - Aug 10, 2009
from the Health category
Pre-op I have had unexplained pain in my abdomen, especially after eating, since I was a little kid. I had several tests before scheduling surgery to have my gall bladder removed. The first test was a simple ultrasound of the gall bladder. The radiologist looked for gall stones or other signs of...
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Clear File Input Using Javascript - May 19, 2009
from the Web Development and Programming category
Changing the value of input fields using javascript is normally a very easy task. You will run into problems though if you are trying to change the value of a file input field because it is a read-only attribute. The reason it is read-only is so that you, the developer, can't change which file the u...
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Free iPhone Ringtone Pack - Feb 24, 2009
from the iPod and iPhone category
I recently set out to create a bunch of ringtones for my iPhone since I was sick of all the ones that come with the iPhone. I learned that you can create a ringtone from songs you download from iTunes using the iTunes 'Create Ringtone' option when you right-click the song. What many people don't kno...
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Using Fring To Make Skype Out Calls On The iPhone and iPod Touch 2G - Feb 16, 2009
from the iPod and iPhone category
Did you know that you can use your iPod Touch 2G to call any phone number you wish when you are connected to Wifi? Well, you can using a great free app called Fring. If you are an iPhone user you can also use Fring to call people without using your minutes when you are connected to Wifi. In this art...
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Preparing to Move - Oct 17, 2008
from the Miscellaneous category
Moving to a new home can be a very daunting task. There are many things that must be done to ensure that your move is as smooth as possible. Some things, if forgotten, can cause quite a headache so having a checklist is a good way to make sure you don't miss anything important. Here is a list of ite...
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