Terry Pearson

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The role of automation in business

Tim Ferris once said: “Never automate something that can be eliminated, and never delegate something that can be automated or streamlined. Otherwise, you waste someone else’s time instead of your own, which now wastes your hard-earned cash. How’s that for incentive to be effective and efficient?” –Tim Ferris, The Four […]

Generating random passwords

If you find yourself in the need to generate a random password on occasion, please check out this site:¬†http://www.pctools.com/guides/password/ It is a great tool if you are setting up an account for a user that may or may not change their password at a later date. (While it is always […]

Resizing animated GIFs

Warning: Flashing gifs are annoying and will scare your customers away. However, some applications of animated pictures “can” be useful. Use sparingly! There are many sites offering free animated gifs (pictures). They often come in one size and are notoriously difficult for the end user to resize. If you find […]

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Solving the 100 prisoners problem

This is an excellent way to get your brain engine working today! Comment your thoughts about this riddle or post your solution. 100 people are being held prisoner in a jail. They are told that in one hour, they will all be taken to separate windowless, soundproof cells. One at […]

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Generic HTML5 Template

HTML5 is coming. I know you think you can hold off, but the reality is that it will be here before you know it. Here is the basic generic syntax for an HTML5 page. <!doctype html> <html> <head> <title>Example document</title> </head> <body> <p>Example paragraph</p> </body> </html> Notice that the doctype […]

Best free productivity apps for Android

Based on recent surveys, if you are reading this, you more than likely have a smart phone. One of those recent studies showed that Android encompasses 52% of the current market share of smart phones. Given the high probability that you own an Android device, I would like to introduce […]