The whole notion of a “New Year” forces us to reflect on the past year and contemplate the future.  We wistfully sing “Auld Lang Syne” as we herald in the new year.  Most of us optimistically make resolutions to improve … Continue reading

First popularized by America Online, IM is a communications technology that basically does two things: 1) it tells you who else is connected to the network at that particular moment and 2) lets you exchange data – typically short-hand messages … Continue reading