Computer Tips / Making Life Easier

Coupons, Computer Repair, Visit Dublin

Today’s Byte of kind of a hodge podge of things I’ve been meaning to mention. Most are kind of Minnesota-specific so I apologize to folks outside the Twin Cities. First – my favorite online newspaper (Twin Cities Daily Planet) is now offering daily discounts – kind of like Groupon: The special today is for … Continue reading

Making Life Easier / Web 2.0


SeeClickFix: I love this site. Login and you can report issues and problems in your community. See a broken street lamp? Report it. Street need plowing? Report it. Emergency? Call 911 – this isn’t for emergencies. The good news is that local governments and community organizations are watching SeeClickFix. OK that doesn’t mean they’re … Continue reading

Fun Stuff / Making Life Easier

trashy places and coupons

Two fun web sites today. First, thanks to Rick in Minneapolis for the Solid Waste What to do Site ( OK fun might not be the operative word – but it’s super useful for finding out what you can recycle, what is potentially hazard and other stuff. The second is Groupon ( – it’s a … Continue reading