Ben Hoffman
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Mint alternatives for Canada
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Check out https://www.quickenonline.intuit.com/quickenweb/pages/iam/login_main.jsf and http://yodlee.com/ymc_home.shtml. I found most of my into on the forum http://forums.redflagdeals.com/there-mint-...

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How can I do some touch-ups on an uploaded/online PDF?
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Check out http://www.pdfescape.com/. That site should allow you to do whatever you want. If that doesn't suite your needs checkout http://www.nitropdf.com/free/hammer/index.htm.

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Windows Mobile Facebook app news feed shows all my friends
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If you are using your iPhone then no you cannot pair them down. Your only option is to select what type of feed you want to read (posts, photos, games, etc) but you have to do it everything single ...

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Is there really no way to get JIRA Studio to work with Mercurial?
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Let me start of by saying I have not used JIRA before. I looked at their site and it looks like they only allow you to use Subversion to check code into your online repository. If that is the case ...

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How long does Facebook keep data of a deleted account?
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Check out this article for full details: http://news.cnet.com/8301-27080_3-20005556-245.html. Long story short they delete all of the data that can identify you when you delete your account. They do ...

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Google Docs brings Firefox to a grinding halt
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I believe your issue is with Firebug. Whenever I have Firebug enabled Gmail and Google Docs run very slow. In general I get a warning for this from Google. Check out the fix document here http://...

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What's a good web-based inventory management system?
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If you aren't looking for one that is free, check out http://www.visualonline.net/Default.htm.

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What are the existing services for sharing code?
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There are 4 that I know of: http://bitbucket.org/ (for Mercurial Version Control) http://github.com/ (for Git Version Control) http://www.codeplex.com/ http://sourceforge.net/ The big difference in ...

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Is there a way to export starred items from Google Reader?
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This is one way to do it http://www.rimmkaufman.com/rkgblog/2008/09/19/google-reader-export-starred-posts/ it does look to be a bit ugly and not straightforward though.

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Site for managing papers?
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I have not used any of those. Have you looked into http://www.Evernote.com? I don't know if it will do what you want but it will allow you to save and index many documents. It even OCRs text. So ...

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What's a great site for managing contacts?
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If you use the iPhone, a mobile me account is pretty awesome. Basically, you can update your contacts on your phone, pc, or Mac and they will all sync up and be on your phone and anyone else's phone ...

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What are the advantages of Chrome Web Store?
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Chrome Web Store is really just an App aggregator for apps that use newer technologies like HTML5 which allows Google to "Install" the web apps into your browser. All that really means is Google is ...

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Looking for a site that will tell me when a DVD (or book) is released and available for sale
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I think Amazon is more or less doing what you want. Check out this link for example, http://www.amazon.com/Sorcerers-Apprentice-Nicolas-Cage/dp/B002ZG99KO/ref=sr_tr_1?ie=UTF8&s=dvd&qid=...

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Bit.ly doesn't support OpenId, what URL shortener does?
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Try this one http://twurl.cc/ I am not sure how it works but I do know they accept only openIDs for logging into their system. Here is a list of what were the top 15 URL shorteners as of Jan 20th of ...

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Is there a Twitter-like app that can be installed for a corporate intranet?
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37 Signal has a product called backpack that is a little more than twitter but is basically what you are looking for. I believe their Basecamp product also has it built in project specific so that ...

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What to do when a service asks for your Gmail password?
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You should run the other way as fast as you can. Don't ever give out your email password unless it is to a junk account. Ask yourself this. Have I used this email address for any of my online ...

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What limitations does Google Sheets have in relation to Microsoft Excel?
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I can't speak to a specific limitation but Google Spreadsheets do things differently than MS Excel. For instance if you need to program in excel you will use VBA. If you are going to program in ...

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