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Best Way to Annoy Your Co-Workers? E-mail

Best Way to Annoy Your Co-Workers? E-mail

At a Chicago-area market research firm, an overzealous office manager has become an office joke to Dan, a 33-year-old analyst, and his co-workers. "She sends e-mails out with 'Clean out the fridge,' or 'The dishwasher is broken,'" Dan says. The problem is every one of...

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Your Top 25 Tech Stresses

Your Top 25 Tech Stresses

TOP 25 TECH STRESSES: Slow devices Computer/program crash Slow downloads Poor cell signal Weak/spotty Wi-Fi Dropped calls Printer jam Forgetting password Viruses Error messages Spam/Popup ads Low/Dead battery Login/Signup problems Long page upload Accidentally...

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How many times a day do YOU shout at your PC?

How many times a day do YOU shout at your PC?

Researchers say the average American suffers 40,000 bouts of 'tech rage' over their lifetime Americans will experience 40,800 technology malfunctions in a lifetime A new study finds these issues can cause 'tech rage' and 'tech stress' Many have reported...

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Tech Stress: How Many Emails Can You Handle a Day?

Tech Stress: How Many Emails Can You Handle a Day?

How many work emails can you stomach before you cry "Uncle!"? According to a recent survey by Harris Interactive, the magic number for many an employee is 50 a day. Once they head north of that number, most say they can't keep up. The survey, commissioned by email...

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Tech trouble causing computer stress syndrome

Tech trouble causing computer stress syndrome

Crashing machines, slow boot times, and agony dealing with technical support have Digital Age people suffering from Computer Stress Syndrome, a study available online Tuesday found. "Today's digitally-dependent consumers are increasingly overwhelmed and upset with...

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