Category Archives: Just for fun

Desktopography

Your desktop image says a lot about you. Whether you’re a designer, a business owner or work with a computer in some way, you probably spend the majority of your day in front of a computer screen.  Therefore, you put … Continue reading

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Run for your lives! It’s… Black Friday!

Every year around this time, the moon is swallowed in darkness, an ill-wind howls through empty shopping mall parking lots and the employees of the world’s big box stores load their pricing guns, strap on their name tags and whisper … Continue reading

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The Corel World # 12: The Top Five FREE Back to School Apps

It’s that time of the year again. Yes, despite what Alice Cooper would have us believe, school isn’t going to be out forever. In fact, as I write this, millions of students around the world are currently gearing up for … Continue reading

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The Corel World # 7: Viva la eBook Revolution!

A long time ago, in the dark days when MC Hammer pants were still considered fashionable, cellphones were the size of cinder blocks and Steve Urkel ruled the Earth with an iron fist, people did this really insane thing: they … Continue reading

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Let’s save bad movies!

A few years ago, I left my professional career to bravely try my hand at writing fiction. Thus began the legendary “lean years”… I drank way too much coffee, spent way too much time playing video games, and impressed way … Continue reading

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Thank you for sharing your love!

Over the past few weeks, we’ve had a contest running on our Facebook Page asking you to ‘Share Your Love for Your Favorite Corel Product’… and the results are in! With just over 2,200 entries in a little more than … Continue reading

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The Corel World # 6: Valentine’s Day Compatibility

Ah Valentine’s Day. That magical time of the year when the world melts into a chocolate-flavored puddle of love and where chubby, bow-wielding angels pierce butt cheeks everywhere.

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The Corel World # 5: New Year’s Resolutions

Well, we’re almost a whole month into 2012 and if you’re anything like me, you’re sticking with those hard-to-keep New Year’s resolutions. I’ve been following a gruelling seven-day workout routine of high-impact yoga-pilates-jazzercise and living on a low-carb diet of … Continue reading

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The Corel World # 4: A Festivus for the Rest of Us!

It’s that time of the year again, when office workers around the world slap on their most hideous handmade Christmas sweaters (sorry grandma), pack back a couple of eggnogs, and leave the relative safety of their cubicles to attend the … Continue reading

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The Corel World # 3: Corel Raises Cash with Stache for Movember

This past November you may have noticed that things looked… well, a little harrier than usual around your workplace. Corel’s Corporate Headquarters here in Ottawa was no exception, with a number of us sporting the kind of facial hair you’d … Continue reading

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