Angela Skinner Mullen

Speed Up Your Computer with ChicaPC-Fix Pro — FREE License!

What’s going on with your computer? Is it slowing down and driving you crazy — or constantly crashing so you can’t get anything done because you are always rebooting? Both are signs that your Registry has some nasty errors that are causing such difficulties. The “brain” of your computer – the Registry — can quickly become bogged down – and then slowed down — by all types of errors as …

 

Angela Skinner Mullen

How to Prevent Your Webcam from Being Hacked

Recently crowned Miss Teen USA Cassidy Wolf is the victim of an apparent hacking that involved someone obtaining nude pictures of her taken from a webcam in her bedroom. The FBI is now investigating the allegations. It all began several months before she was crowned Miss Teen USA. Cassidy received notification that someone in another state had tried to access her Facebook page. Soon after, she began to receive anonymous …

 

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Kristen Hewitt: Producer, Editor, Blogger and Mom

Kristen Hewitt: Producer, Editor, Blogger and Mom

Mom. Producer. Editor. Blogger. This mother of two does it all. Originally from Minnesota, Kristen Hewitt grew up in Orlando, Florida where she graduated from the University of Central Florida with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. She has been working in the South Florida market since 2003, including being an in-arena host for the Florida Panthers, co-host of “Game Day Live” for the Miami Dolphins, and so much more. Kristen …

 

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Quick Tip: Don’t Run Two Anti-Virus Software Programs at the Same Time

In our quest to knock out all things viral on our computers, sometimes we get a little carried away. If one anti-virus program is good, wouldn’t two be even better? Double the protection? Not exactly. While each and every computer needs a strong anti-virus software program to protect it against viruses, malware, and other Internet nasties, it’s a better idea to run just one. When you install two antivirus software …

 

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Rebooting Your Computer: Why It Helps

Whenever your PC starts acting weird, many of us simply reboot it hoping that will take care of it and often times – it does. Here are some reasons you may want to reboot and why it can help. Rebooting can “unfreeze” a frozen computer. You may be concerned that you’ll lose data if you do this, but actually the computer has already decided whether that work has been saved, …

 

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The Lecheritas: Take Me to Marbella

The Lecheritas: Take Me to Marbella

The Lecheritas are a music group consisting of three nine-year old girls that have dominated the charts with their new single, “Take Me to Marbella.” Just one day after the song was launched,

 

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Girl Scouts Team Up to Create Video Game Developer Badge

Girl Scouts Team Up to Create Video Game Developer Badge

What do you think of when I say “Girl Scouts?” Let’s be honest — the first thing that comes to mind is the cookies. The once-a-year treat that we pay an outrageous amount of cash for, but we do it because it helps the girls with their programs and let’s face it: They. Are. So. Good. Girls Scouts are way more than cookies though. While we all realize we need …

 

Angela Skinner Mullen

Sexism is Alive and Well in Tech

As disgusting as many men treat women and try to keep equal rights well…not equal, it should come to no surprise at all that many men are still treating women unfairly in the workplace. Particularly in industries where women are just getting going in – such as tech. I mean, we can’t even get our wages equal to men’s – but that’s a blog for another day. Still, it was …

 

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Summer Camp…Not Just for Kids Anymore

Summer Camp…Not Just for Kids Anymore

We all talk about how we “need to unplug”, but do we ever really do it? I know I don’t. My kids are at camp this week (woot!) and although there is a policy in place at each camp stating bringing devices is a no-no, my kids pounce on them as soon as they get home. Which I can understand, being a bit devoted to my smartphone for my entire …

 

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How to Protect Yourself Against Cell Phone Theft

How to Protect Yourself Against Cell Phone Theft

If you’re like me, your cell phone never leaves your side. Some may say it’s a problem, but I beg to differ. This “problem” might someday, in fact, save me from being a victim of cell phone theft. Check out these stats from Plateau: Every minute in the U.S. 113 cell phones are lost or stolen There are $7 million worth of smartphones lost daily One in five children aged …