The thing that's kept me on Chrome over Firefox is when I have a problem with a site on Chrome or something big is loading causing the tab to freeze temporarily, it doesn't affect anything else I have open. In Firefox, whenever something stalls the browser, everything else becomes non-responsive as well until… » 7/16/14 8:55am 7/16/14 8:55am

A fair number of posts in the past week seem to be following a trend. Keep your mind years in the future to get past things in the present. There's a number of quotes about not living in the past and focusing on the now. I feel the same can be said about the future. It's definitely important to plan ahead but spending… » 6/29/14 1:25pm 6/29/14 1:25pm

This is where a stand-alone download manager comes into play for me. I rarely have good luck with large downloads in-browser. They either fail to download completely or fail CRCs after. Using a download manager not only avoids that for me but gives me the option of resuming downloads (almost always), almost no CRC… » 6/27/14 12:31pm 6/27/14 12:31pm

Even if you have no intention to move let alone into a tiny house, they are definitely worth reading about for great advice on downsizing your life. I read the first 2 chapters of a book called Tiny House Living and it was a huge eye opener. It discusses trends of sizes of houses increasing while sizes of families are… » 6/27/14 1:25pm 6/27/14 1:25pm

Aside from it being "whichever you prefer", I, for the most part, say rooted. I don't see a downside. It enables more features, gives more power to apps, enables advanced customization, provides deeper backup options, other things I haven't mentioned and you can always go back. I used to question rooting a new device… » 6/26/14 1:08pm 6/26/14 1:08pm