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Still time to enter! Win a 4TB Western Digital My Cloud!! Read my My Cloud EX2100 Expert Series Review w/ #Giveaway http://littletechgirl.com/2015/04/25/western-digital-my-cloud-ex2100-expert-series-review-w-giveaway/ #contest
For years I have had the motto that you can never have enough storage. However, that can get out of hand. When I got my first desktop external hard drive, the max size available was 500gb. Now this is still quite a bit of space, but when you are using it to back up several computers, ...
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DID YOU ENTER TO WIN YET?? Win a huge 4TB Western Digital Expert Series external hard drive! Please visit https://ooh.li/344f3dd to read about the awesome storage options from Western Digital - Then visit my blog at http://littletechgirl.com  to enter to win your own!
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Great deal. I'm selling my Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 on #eBay. #forsale #shopping #gadgets
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Join us tonight for another great Twitter party!! Meet me on Twitter at 9pm Eastern/8pm Central for the #BetterStartsNow Twitter party w/ @CitizenWatchUS!! Great fun and prizes including a watch. RSVP at http://t.co/AVPWWCC6yo #ad
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Enter to win your own #Skybell  Wifi Video Doorbell. #giveaway
    Have you ever wondered who was at the door, but you did not want to get up to look? I work from home, and very rarely am I expecting anyone to ring my doorbell. I am not the “we are just stopping by” type. If you are coming over, I better know about ...
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Have you filed your taxes yet? If not check out these tips. #LSSS
Can you believe that it is tax time already? I know a few people that have already gotten their taxes done this year. I must admit that I am impressed! I am usually the type that puts off doing taxes until the very last moment. It is just not fun for me! I’m actually nervous ...
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Are you a Haute Haven? Do you feel like you have it all? Or are you aspiring to achieve that feeling? Check out this inspiring design video featuring +Geneva Thomas showing off her NYC apartment in my post "Nissan Celebrates Haute Havens & The Feeling of Having it All"| http://littletechgirl.com/2015/02/19/nissan-celebrates-haute-havens-the-feeling-of-having-it-all/ #ad
Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Nissan via Mode Media. All opinions are my own. People used to ask me all the time, “How do you get it all done?” The truth is that I never do. Sometimes there are just not enough hours in the day. However, perception is sometimes key. Even though I ...
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There is still time to enter to win! Western Digital 4TB #MyCloud EX2100 Expert Series Review w/ Giveaway | LittleTechGirl.com http://ow.ly/3xOw7Y #ad #sp

Come on... enter now so that you csn backup your data in style. ;)
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Read my review of the Western Digital My Cloud EX2100 and enter to win your own WD EX2 4TB Connected Hard drive! #MyCloud   #EX2100  #EX2. ENTER TO WIN NOW!! http://littletechgirl.com/2015/04/25/western-digital-my-cloud-ex2100-expert-series-review-w-giveaway/
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Looking for a router that will support all the streaming and gaming that your family can throw at it? The Netgear Nighthawk has you covered.
I have owned a lot of home internet routers over the years. Why? There used to be a time when I swore that they created them to be unstable and last only 1-2 years. It seemed like every router that I owned suffered from constant disconnects, or just one day stopped working. I’ve had this problem for ...
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Personal branding is very important to your business! Especially if you are a blogger. Check out these tips, and consider getting your own domain! #MeIsAboutYou
People often ask me questions about personal branding. They want to know what screen name they should use on various platforms. They wonder if their Twitter username needs to match Facebook…Pinterest…Instagram, etc. Branding IS very important. The only way to make a name for yourself is to have people know your name. And while we ...
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Social Media Consultant, Photographer, Web Designer, Blogger
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  • LittleTechGirl Media
    Owner, 2010 - present
  • Kris Cain Photography
    Owner, 2002 - 2012
  • University of Chicago
    Network App Specialist, 1995 - 2012
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Tech Geek & Blogger @ LittleTechGirl.com | Social Media Consultant | Web Designer | Speaker
Introduction

Kris Cain is a Chicago area mom to 2 sets of twins, photography nut, gadget addict, web designer, and blogger who has worked in IT for over 13 years. She has experience building and troubleshooting computers both personally and professionally. She has been a secretary. She has worked an IT help desk fielding calls and troubleshooting software and hardware issues. She has done field support wandering the campus installing, replacing, and troubleshooting hardware and software. There is a good reason why jeans are still her favorite thing to wear. That is what you wear when you have to carry dirty computers all day! And now, she works behind the scenes on the network administration side. Kris is a true geek. She does not just play one on the internet.

On her blog, LittleTechGirl.com she writes about her love of gadgets, social media, and anything else that crosses her mind. You can find her from day to day on Twitter and Facebook. She is Tech Editor on Mom Blog Magazine, Featured Writer on Type-A Parent, Contributing Writer on Blogher.com, Tech Writer on SocialMoms.com, and National Apple Gear & Chicago Tech Gear writer on Examiner.com.

Kris has been involved in Social Media for around 10 years. She has experience building web communities for moms, manning forums, web building and more. Her latest project,ChiTownMoms.net is really taking off and becoming a great resource for Chicago area moms.

Kris was a featured speaker at the Type-A Mom conference, 2009, 2010, and 2011. She also spoke at Gleek Retreat 2010 and 2011. She spoke at Blogalicious 2010 and on a panel with other mom bloggers at the Child’s Play Communications Blogger Brunch about working with brands. She has been featured in several articles both online and in print, been interviewed for 2 books, been interviewed for Ebony Magazine, and had her photo show up in Essence Magazine. She has even been on the cover of a local newspaper for Mother’s Day. She has connected with great companies such as AMD, AT&T, Intel, HP, eBay, Keurig, Chevy, Cisco, MSI, Little Debbie, Kenmore, Sears, Western Digital, Google, CNN, Verizon, and more.

Kris figured out a while ago that she was destined to be a busy body really busy (hence the 2 sets of twins), and she has found peace with that.

For even more information on me, check out my profile at KrisCain.net.

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I once came 2 inches from Prince. And... I have not 1, but 2 sets of twins!
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  • Whitney M. Young Magnet HS
  • UIC
  • Olive Harvey College
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