One interesting alternative to Google Reader can be found within Google — one you know won’t be going anywhere: Gmail. With a few steps, you can turn part of your inbox into an RSS reader.
Keep up with your favorites sports team, however you like. The new ESPN channel for If This Then That (ifttt) means you can easily set up SMS, email and even phone notifications for your favorite teams. You could even automate Twitter to send up updates every time your favorite teams scores, if you want – the only limit is your own imagination.
Building your own computer and want to get the best deals? You need a strategy that can score red-hot sales before they sell out. My preferred method uses a multi-spectrum approach.
You’re out the door in a hurry as you realize your computer is still running. Not wasting any time, you send a quick text stating “shutdown #mycomputer”, and continue on your way.