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Quit Smoking or you're fired
May 12, 2005 By Katy Whitton

Article Found at MenaFN.Com via Simply Fired: BERLIN, Dec. 3 (UPI) — A German man is fighting his employers’ decision to fire him for violating a voluntary no-smoking policy that rewarded him for giving up cigarettes. Sandro Beier was terminated by Laserline after a … Read Article »

Productivity

Featured Wallpaper - Organising Desktop
May 12, 2005 By Katy Whitton

Do you still keep all your files on your desktop? If so, naughty you! But here's some wallpaper to help you manage the files you have … Read Article »

Blogging & Business

Do You Squidoo?
May 12, 2005 By Katy Whitton

Squidoo have launched a website which allows users to populate “Lenses” with content of their choice. I’ve started my own Lens up called “Be Productive”. Squidoo aims to provide both themselves and Lens Owners with profit via Google’s Adsense program (personally I think they should have … Read Article »

Productivity News

Sony in hot water again
May 12, 2005 By Katy Whitton

Sony’s “other” DRM software can leave your computer open to attack reports the BBC: The statement warned that anyone putting a music CD bearing the MediaMax software in their PC introduced a vulnerability that malicious hackers could hijack to win control of a machine. … Read Article »

Google

Google Analytics
May 11, 2005 By Katy Whitton

I’ve just installed Google Analytics on the site. It’ll be interesting to see how if differs from the other stats programs I use. No data as yet as it takes 12 hours to pick up anything. I’ll let you know if it’s worth it or … Read Article »

Productivity News

Apologies…
May 11, 2005 By Katy Whitton

Sorry to anyone inconvienced with the blog being up and down today, I’ve been messing around with the back-end database, admin and the adverts. I’ll stop fiddling for a while now! … Read Article »

Productivity News

Microsoft warns of latest flaws
May 11, 2005 By Katy Whitton

The BBC has posted an article about 3 new critical flaws in Windows (quelle surprise): Microsoft warned Windows users of three critical flaws in its software and urged them to install patches. The security holes affect the way Windows handles certain graphic files. If … Read Article »

Coding

Week To Date in ASP
May 11, 2005 By Katy Whitton

I’ve been writing an application for work that requires me to display one weeks worth of data, starting on a Monday and ending on a Sunday. Below is the code that will find the first Monday and subsequent days dates. This code would be … Read Article »

Computer & Software Tips

You visit Ilegal websites
May 11, 2005 By Katy Whitton

Dear Sir/Madam, We have logged your IP-address on more than 30 illegal Websites. Important: Please answer our questions! The list of questions are attached. Yours faithfully, Steven Allison Federal Bureau of Investigation-FBI- 935 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW , Room 3220 Washington , DC 20535 Phone: … Read Article »

Productivity

My Life Organised and Outlook [argh!]
May 11, 2005 By Katy Whitton

I”ve just downloaded the trial version of MyLifeOrganised as a few people have been going on about it and I thought it was pretty good to start off with. It took a while to set up but it was working quite nicely. I then … Read Article »