Joel Lee

Joined December 2011

Joel Lee is a passionate freelance writer living in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In his free time, he likes to read and write fiction, play video games, and talk theology.

Feel free to contact at joellee@makeuseof.com

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TrueCrypt Is Dead: 4 Disk Encryption Alternatives For Windows

30th June, 2014

If you haven’t heard, TrueCrypt is no more. If you still have older versions of the program, you can continue to use them but be aware that there may be unfixed security issues in those versions. The safer course of action would be to migrate over to another solution entirely. You had a good run, […]

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What Is The Turing Test And Will It Ever Be Beaten?

27th June, 2014

The Turing Test is meant to determine whether machines think. Did the Eugene Goostman program truly pass the Turing test, or did the creators simply cheat?

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Be All Powerful: 3 Superhero Games You Need To Play

27th June, 2014

Tired of dark fantasy and science fiction games flooding the market? There exists another genre that can quench your thirst for heroism: the superhero game.

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5 Critical Skills To Teach Yourself Before Starting Your First Business

26th June, 2014

Entrepreneurship requires a certain kind of person — a jack of all trades. If you want to succeed, you’ll need to wear every hat at some point. That’s a lot of skills to learn.

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Time Is Money: 4 Ways To Cure Financial Procrastination & Save Today

25th June, 2014

Wake up! The longer you wait around to get your present and future money in order, the more money you’re going to lose. Yes, that’s right. Financial management is time-critical.

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Chatting On Android: The 4 Best IRC Client Apps

24th June, 2014

These Internet Relay Chat (IRC) client apps will keep you connected even when you’re on the go.

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Confused About Copyright Law? These Online Resources Can Help

23rd June, 2014

It’s a confusing subject, yes, but it’s important that you wrap your head around it. If you’re involved in any sort of creative work, these resources will help you do just that.

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6 Android Apps Every Hiker Needs

21st June, 2014

How can your Android device improve your next hiking trip? These six apps can challenge you, help you explore, and provide incredibly useful information.

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4 Of The Best Game Developer AMAs on Reddit

20th June, 2014

There have been thousands of AMAs on Reddit that cover many topics, but if you’re interested in game development, there are a few that you won’t want to miss.

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How To Run A Successful Competition On Your Website

19th June, 2014

Need a new way to attract visitors to your website? Consider running a contest or competition. with a bit of effort and preparation, anyone can learn how to run a successful competition. Are you ready?

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Here Is What You Should Know Before Buying Used Cars Online

18th June, 2014

Online purchases aren’t just limited to clothes, supplies and devices. Nowadays, you can even purchase your next vehicle right on the Web. But before you do, there are some things you should know.

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Never Lose That Webpage Again: 6 Ways To Read It Later On Any Platform

17th June, 2014

Few things are more frustrating than needing a bookmark only to find there’s nothing you can do to visit it. Rest assured, however, because there’s a handy solution.

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3 Best Free Lockscreen Replacement Apps For Android

14th June, 2014

Calling all Android tinkerers! Are you tired of looking at the same, boring screen every time you wake up your phone from sleep? Why not customize it and breathe new life into your phone?

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Caught In A Technology Rut? 5 Simple Tips To Break Free Of Old Habits

13th June, 2014

It can take a lot of time to keep up with cutting edge news, so we grow lazy and complacent with what we have. We end up settling for that which is less than ideal.

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4 Unconventional Shooters You Must Play

12th June, 2014

Shooter games are all the same. Guns, guns, and more guns. If that’s how you feel, then take heart! There are a lot of other options out there.