Finds of the Week: Webopedia, 21 iPhone Tricks, Change Windows 8 Start Screen Name, How To Find Lost XP Key, How To Pronounce Words, Still Blog


Finds of the Week is a list of web sites I've come across lately that are interesting, fun, or useful (or all three). I hope you enjoy them. -Rhiannon

Webopedia is an online dictionary that provides easy-to-understand definitions related to the technology and the internet. Using plain language and avoiding the use of heavy jargon when possible makes the site accessible to users with a wide range of computer knowledge.

21 Tips And Tricks Every New iPhone Owner Should Know
(via Tiny Hacker)

How to Change Your Account Name on the Windows 8.x Start Screen
I was happy to come across this tip. Maybe it's just me, but I don't like having my Microsoft account information popping up every time I turn on my computer. :)

How to Acquire Lost Windows XP Product Key
Here are two ways to recover a lost Windows XP key, one of them is finding it the CD itself.

4 Useful Websites To Help You Pronounce Names Correctly
These four sites are useful resources, particularly if you are traveling. I run across words that I don't know the correct pronunciation pretty often so I tend to use these kinds of sites on a regular basis. :)

One more thing: I love the images from STILL. The blog posts one image, daily, of gathered natural objects found near the author's home. That might not sound too interesting until you see how those beautifully photographed items create some great patterns and images. (note: the blog has a link where image prints can be purchased but there are no ads on the main blog).

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