Welcome to CurranBook©

Website revision #4 or #5? Lost track. I've had this site for 20+ years - here comes it's latest iteration!

Reconnect with family and friends without Big Brother watching.

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Technology

Monday – March 18, 2019

MySpace Lost All Uploads Between 2003 and 2015

Someday, this will happen to Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr, etc. Don’t trust the platforms to archive your data.

Friday – March 1, 2019

China Bans 23 Million From Buying Travel Tickets as Part of ‘Social Credit’ System

China blocked 23 million “discredited” travelers from buying plane or train tickets last year as part of the country’s controversial “social credit” …

Wednesday – February 13, 2019

Kremlin Behind Anti-Vaccine Disinformation Campaign As Measles Cases Explode

Russian trolls and social media bots used vaccines as a “wedge issue”, spreading pro- and anti-vaccine information. A new study examining the …

Tuesday – January 29, 2019

Everything New in Windows 10’s April 2019 Update

Windows 10’s next update is the April 2019 Update, which is version 1903 and was codenamed 19H1 during development. It features a …

How to Enable God Mode in Windows 10

God Mode doesn’t unlock any extra secret features in Windows or let you do any tweaking that you can’t do in the …

Monday – January 28, 2019

OneDrive / SharePoint Online To Become Default Save location for Office Files

It is never pleasant to lose Office files you’ve been working on for a long time due to software problems (or worse), …

Saturday – January 26, 2019

OneDrive File Sharing is Now Generally Available in Skype

Microsoft’s cross-platform Skype now lets you easily share files with OneDrive right from your conversations. This is thanks to a new Skype …

Cortana Integration with Microsoft To-Do Rolls Out to Everyone

Microsoft To-Do integration with Cortana has been in testing with Windows Insiders for weeks, but now its ready for everyone. Microsoft announced …

How China Plans to Grade 1.3 Billion People

China wants to grade its people based on how good or bad a citizen they have been. A dozen cities are already …

Monday – January 14, 2019

Online Ads

I’m talking to you, Zuckerberg.

Thursday – January 10, 2019

Baby Duck Syndrome – or – “Why You’re a Luddite”

So, in a nutshell, take the leap! Update from Windows Vista. In human–computer interaction, baby duck syndrome denotes the tendency for computer …