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June 26, 2000

The networked home

Home network takes off with AirPort
Those poor PC folks. After hearing about some of their wireless networking woes, it's hard for me not to be smug as a Mac user.

Rough and tumble venture into AnyPoint
As networking becomes a buzzword for the home of the future, companies such as chipmaker Intel Corp. are coming out with products that promise to make it easier and more affordable to connect your computers and printers.

Wired network can be faster, but more work
Networking your home computers is not just a job. It can be an adventure, stringing wire through walls and traveling through attics.

Game reviews
SYSTEM: PlayStation

Software reviews
MAKER: Sierra Home

Site seeing
I own a Furby. A holiday season or so ago I had an e-mail signature phrase that essentially said I would be very unhappy if I didn't get a Furby for Christmas.

Declining assistance from Word
Q. Microsoft Word keeps asking me, "It looks like you're writing a letter. Would you like help?" I don't want help and would like to clear this prompt permanently.
 


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