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Print on Demand
Self-publishing, ebooks, and more
Thanks to the Internet, the world of books and publishing has taken a great leap forward. If you've written a book and want to get it published, the new technology of Print on Demand is an interesting alternative to traditional publishing. And for those who just love to read great books, you ought to know about free ebook downloads and rare book finders online. Read the full article...

EarthLink Mac Center
Love your Mac? We do too!
Mac users! Looking for one place to get EarthLink tools and information just for your Mac? Look no further! The EarthLink Mac Center includes links to benefits, products, services, special offers, and support just for you.
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Shop Safe, Shop Smart
Tips for secure online shopping
The online shopping boom didn't let up this past holiday season. Were you a part of it? If worries about identity theft and online scams are keeping you from joining the party—or if you just need a refresher on security basics—we've got the tips you need to shop with confidence. Read the full article...

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Erasing Your Old Computer
An overlooked identity theft risk
Your old clunker of a computer just isn't cutting it anymore. So you bite the bullet, buy a new one, and all your problems are solved. But what to do with Old Faithful? Toss it? Recycle it? Donate it? Give it away?

Whatever you decide, one thing you MUST do is wipe it clean. The last thing you want to do is accidentally leave personal and financial information on the computer for identity thieves to snatch up.

This issue's Security Pod brings you a few simple steps you can take to ensure that when you're done with your computer, your computer is done with you.

Read the full article...

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Acronyms Teen Chat DecoderWindows
They said what?
A lot of conversation on instant messaging programs are done with acronyms. You may know what LOL means, or ROTFL, but after awhile, you can get completely lost. This little program (free registration required) will translate for you.
Learn more and download today!

Game: Midnight MansionMAC OS X 10.4
Will you survive?
This is a fun, Mario Brothers-style game set in a series of creepy mansions. You run through the mansions, unlocking doors, collecting coins, and avoiding spiders and pits of lava. Honestly, who keeps putting lakes of molten lava in these mansions? That's gotta be against code.
Learn more and download today!

 




Groundhog.org
Feb 2nd is Groundhog Day!
Here's the fun, official site for the Punxsutawney Groundhog Club. Every year, these brave souls in top hats ask a groundhog named Phil to forecast the weather. Get info about this year's event, Groundhog Day history, past predictions, and more
See your Shadow!

Planarity
Can you solve the puzzle?
A bunch of dots are connected by a bunch of lines. Can you untangle everything so that none of the lines intersect? What starts as a simple game becomes mind-boggling insanity as the number of lines and dots grows and grows...
Play now!

Flu Prevention Tips
Are you prepared for flu season?
Every year, millions of people are hit with the flu. But there are steps you can take to help prevent you and your loved ones from getting sick. The CDC Web site offers vaccination information as well tips for good health habits. The WebMD Flu Survival Guide includes 10 common flu questions, along with an in-depth guide to the flu.

CDC: Preventing the Flu
WebMD: Flu Survival Guide

Children's Yoga
Relaxation for the little ones
This site contains basic Yoga poses for kids of all ages—even babies and toddlers! Plus, you can find a teacher near you, learn how to help kids cope with stress, and lots of other stuff.
Get Jr. bending and stretching today!

Space Camp Online
Want to be an astronaut for a day?
Soar into the final frontier with Space Camp Online. Get information about attending the camp (for kids and adults), check out the gallery of images from the camp, learn about upcoming events, and more!
The universe beckons, answer the call!



Pac-Man Runs In a Library
Odd? Sure. Funny? You bet.
In this bizarre, minute-long home video, someone dressed as Pac-Man, is chased through a college library by someone else, dressed as one of the ghosts from the game. Pac-Man screams, the Ghost just says "Wacka-wacka-wacka-wacka�"
Gobble it up!