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Lynnette

I got my first computer in 1986 and immediately started writing, saving documents, and organizing my entire life on it. Thus began my love affair with gadgets and all things tech. I built my first website in 1998 in old-school HTML code -- before websites were "a thing". Blogs weren't invented yet. It was the same year that Google was born. My husband and I created TheFunTimesGuide.com in 2004 -- before YouTube, Twitter, Reddit, and Mashable were launched. That was the year Facebook started and 'blog' was the Word of the Year according Merriam-Webster. Ever since then, anytime a new electronic gadget hits the market... I have to have it. (My husband's impulsive nature to try out every new tech gadget invented is even worse than mine!) When I'm not trying out fun new tech gadgets, you'll find me at the corner of Good News & Fun Times as publisher of The Fun Times Guide (32 fun & helpful websites).

If 10-digit dialing isn't active where you live yet, get ready -- it's coming! Here's what you need to know. (Plus some funny facts about all the numbers we must remember day in & day out!)

The dangers of MySpace... and the good stuff too! The point here is this: While MySpace has become all the rage for musicians to connect with their fans and teenagers to broaden their circle of friends, it is becoming more and more like a place to 'hook-up' and meet strangers. Here's the rest of the story...

Get a free temporary email account that's completely anonymous to use. It's great for all those times you have to register for something online.

Check out these unique and hard to find iPod accessories... for the person who has everything!

Here's how to watch streaming television on your personal computer. This is definitely the way of the future, but several networks are airing their television programs online already!

Our recommendation for the BEST free virus protection: Trend Micro's FREE online tool that 'scans' your hard drive and remedies any virus-related issues that might have affected your computer on the spot... and the FREE AVG anti-virus program to prevent further viruses from infecting your computer. Here's everything you need to know...

If you will be buying new CDs or DVDs soon... Or, if you plan to burn data, pictures, or music onto a CD or DVD in the near future... check here first. Following are some little-known tips for getting the most out of recordable discs

If you haven't already programmed emergency contact numbers under the name of ICE into your cell phone, you are encouraged to do so. Here's why...

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that 10% of drivers are using a phone. Me too. But I tried one of those (wired) headsets, and here's what I found... What's the point?