Best Web Sites for Computer Wallpaper

Looking for the best web sites for computer and phone wallpaper? Nobody likes a boring computer desktop. Why not spruce up your desktop with some new wallpaper? Don’t know where to find good ones? Keep reading. First be sure you know what resolution you need for your computer or phone. You can … [Read more...]

Find The Golden Hour For Your Photographs

For photographers the golden hour is the first and last hour of sunlight in the day. This time of the day is known for producing some great photographs due to the unusual lighting qualities. The light is softer, warmer and shadows are longer. Image Credit In landscape photography since the … [Read more...]

An Idiot’s Guide To Photoshop – Free PDF

Photoshop can be an intimidating piece of software for first time users. It is powerful and can do fantastic things to your photos, but the maze of buttons and filters can leave first time users lost. The good folks at MakeUseOf have created a “starters manual” for first time Photoshop users. “An … [Read more...]

Conficker Eye Chart

"Here You Have" Email Virus (aka W32.Imsolk.B@mm) Worried that you may be infected with the Conficker worm and not know about it? Even though April 1st has come and gone there have been a lot of recent posts on the Internet about Conficker activity. The Conficker Working Group has produced a … [Read more...]

Digital Photography – Printable Lens Hood

If lens flare has been ruining your shots try using a lens hood. Rather than invest in them I found a web site where you can download PDF files that will allow you to print out a lens hood for a variety of lenses. Lens hoods are intended to exclude glare and reduce hot spots. In addition, lens … [Read more...]

Digital Photography – 7 Tips For Better Results

Digital photography has become very popular and digital cameras now offer high end features in low cost models. You can get some great shots from a low cost camera. Here are a few tricks to help improve your shots. Use the Magic Hour – The “magic hour” is the hour after sunrise and the hour … [Read more...]

Digsby Integrated IM, Email and Social Networking in Your Tray

Digsby is a messaging application that integrates instant messaging with easy access to your email and social networks. While there are lots of IM applications out there such as Trillian and Pidgin, Digsby does IM better and offers so much more. By adding email notifications and a social … [Read more...]

MozyHome Free 2GB Online Backup Solution

Over time you can accumulate a lot of important stuff on your computer. Photos, videos, music, important documents and data you can not replace. What would you do if your hard drive failed, a virus infected your computer or one of your important files became corrupt? Hopefully you presently have … [Read more...]

Microsoft Renews The Ultimate Steal Promotion

Microsoft has renewed their Ultimate Steal promotion. It offers students or anyone with a .EDU email address its Office Ultimate 2007 package for $59.95. The retail for this package is $680. Microsoft will also add Microsoft Visio Professional 2007 design package, Microsoft Office Language Pack … [Read more...]

IronKey The Worlds Most Secure USB Thumb Drive

What do you keep on your USB thumb drive? Class projects, music, picture, personal data? If you have data you want to protect with military grade encryption in a rugged USB thumb drive, take a look at the IronKey lineup of USB drives. IronKey Comes In Three Versions IronKey USB thumb drives come … [Read more...]

Use Facebook For Cell Phone Contact Photos

Do you like to have photos of your address book contacts on your cell phone? Have a hard time getting good pictures to use? Here is a solution for the iPhone, but should work on other phones. How To Use Facebook For Cell Phone Contact Photos 1. Log on to Facebook on your iPhone. 2. Go to the … [Read more...]

Altec Lansing InMotion iM7 iPod Speakers

Looking for a compact speaker system for college? Take a look at the Altec Lansing inMotion iM7 is a combination Apple iPod dock and portable speaker system. The iM7 provides a room-filling sound in a stylish white and gray casing. The iM7 offers seamless integration with any dock-connecting … [Read more...]

Remotely Control Somebody’s Desktop the Easy Way

We have all gotten the call or request from a friend or family member to help them get their computer working correctly. Rather than try and talk the non-tech savvy through what they need to do, wouldn't it be easier if you could remotely connect to their computer and fix it yourself? There are … [Read more...]