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[20 Apr 2011 | No Comment | 5,376 views]
Ask.com with a great app; the iPhone as a police scanner

Ask.Com has been around for quite some time.
The company started out as Ask Jeeves back in 1996 and set out to compete against other search engines. The company became just Ask.com here in the United States in 2006 an now exists as primarily a question and answer site. Yes, just type in a question and the site will attempt to answer it by displaying Internet links that are on point.
Still, Ask.com has always played second fiddle to the likes of the ubiquitous Google. Still, Ask.com has attempted to remain competitive …

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[8 Dec 2010 | 2 Comments | 5,259 views]
Come on, pilgrim

For some reason, I’ve talked with a few people lately about the difficulty of putting together a site like First Arkansas News.
Since there seem to be a lot of misconceptions about putting together a blog that looks and behaves as expected, I figured I mention a thing or two about how we were able to put up our very cost-effective site.
First of all, there are some free blogging platforms out there — Google’s Blogger platform and WordPress.com seem to be the most popular.  They are easy to set up and …