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Upgrade to Windows 10 from Windows 7 for free

Back in August, 2013 I purchased a Dell computer (OptiPlex 9010 Minitower) which has been working very well. It has Windows 7 installed. Recently...
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How to backup your emails (GMail)

If you decide to abandon a GMail account (not just personal GMail, GSuite included), you might want to save a record of the past...
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My blog has a new look

I started blogging in about 2008. At that time I just started to develop my first startup product, a cloud reference manager for researchers...
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How to fix bluetooth mouse not working under windows…

I am using a Dell laptop with Windows 10. It’s been working great, but occasionally my bluetooth mouse won’t work. Sometimes I need to...
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Find cheapest flight

I booked a direct flight (non-stop) from San Francisco to Beijing for my father last October. The cost is ~$300. It’s fairly cheap. The...
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Recommend 3blue1brown

When I was in high school and saw the following equation, my mind was blown! Why is Pi here? Isn’t it supposed to show...
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Jobs available @ UCSF

Posted for Fumiko Hoeft, Director of BrainLENS at UCSF: Join us at UCSF Hoeft Neuroscience Lab and Precision Learning Center, a multicampus science of...
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RA and Postdoc position at Stanford

Brain Dynamics Lab (bdl.stanford.edu) is a computational neuropsychiatry lab dedicated to developing computational methods for a better understanding of individual differences in brain functioning...
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Postdoc position available in our lab at Stanford

Our lab is hiring a “sports neuroscience postdoc”. See the detail below. If you are interested, please contact Reiko Riley (mentioning that you heard...
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Remote Desktops

I have quite a few devices now: one computer (PC) at Stanford, one (PC) at home, one Macbook Pro laptop, one iPhone and iPad....
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