Guides/How-To

How To Get American Netflix In Australia

January 16, 2017
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Despite the launch of Australian Netflix in 2015, a lot of Aussies still hunt for ways to unblock US Netflix. Though a lot of content has been added each month to the Australian Netflix and the selection of movies and TV shows is getting better, it still pales in comparison to what is shown on […]

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How to recover corrupt encrypted Outlook attachments?

June 22, 2016
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To save email attachments from hackers, users often encrypt their Outlook attachments. Outlook attachments may contain personal information or professional data, which can be easily intercepted by professional hackers if no password or encryption has been imposed on them while receiving or sending Outlook emails. Hackers may take advantage of user detail in any way […]

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Know your eCommerce Toolkit

June 22, 2016
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The eCommerce industry is growing at a rapid rate, attracting a plethora of merchants and customers to the boisterous digital world. Running an eCommerce website is a profitable endeavor, but also something that demands a constant investment of time and funds. The good news is that assembling a proper toolkit serves as the best way […]

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How Gamification Increases Employee Engagement

June 19, 2016
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As the Millennial Generation moves into more and more management positions, one of the challenges that they face is the fact that workers are not as engaged as they could be. According to the Gallup Poll, with only 32 percent of the workforce considered to be currently “engaged” in their positions, there is plenty of room […]

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How to use your social media to amplify your content 

January 29, 2014
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These days content is king when it comes to online marketing. In practice this means that the more content you have online the better, but of course it has to be relevant and useful content to your readers. The most recent thinking however, has concluded that ‘great content is not enough’. In fact, 64% of […]

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The three keys to Internet marketing success

June 14, 2013
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With millions and millions of people all over the world diving headfirst into the landscape of business online, you’re going to be up against some pretty stiff competition. We’ve never seen a global business environment quite like this before in human history – but you do have an edge and advantage on your side. The […]

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How to block annoying EU cookie alerts in 3 simple steps

April 22, 2013
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As the topic of the online tracking and privacy becomes increasingly sensitive, some national governments try to regulate this. However, as it often happens, the implementation of new laws leaves much to be desired. EU Cookie Law An EU cookie law is a good example of a poor implementation of a great idea. Since the […]

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How to avoid your outgoing e-mails being caught up in spam/junk filter

March 17, 2013
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When you e-mail people you don’t “know” (as in, have already communicated with via e-mail in the past, so their address book might contain your e-mail address), there’s a chance of your e-mail ending up in their spam/junk filter, let’s just call it spam filter. While it doesn’t happen so often, it really can depend […]

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Fix: Mountain Lion “Apple Mail 6.0” problems with sender (reply-from) and mail folders/boxes

August 29, 2012
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UPDATE – MARCH 17th 2013: This bug has now been fixed (only took Apple 7-8 months to do it!), with the latest release, OS X 10.8.3. So fire up Software Update and update your Mountain Lion! No more need for the Apple Script below. Sorry for the long subject but it’s a bit hard to […]

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Increase Your uTorrent v3.1.3 Download Speed to 1 Mbps

August 9, 2012
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Almost every one of us has used Torrent to download files. In some cases, depending upon various factors, the speed is high or low. Generally, more seeders increase the download speed. However, even if there are hundreds of seeders the speed seems too low. In this tutorial, I will teach you how to increase the […]

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Laptop or Desktop – Which one is the Best and Why Should Choose It

March 13, 2012
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Over the years, the decision many people have been faced with is to make a choice between a desktop computer and a laptop computer. Many who are not ready to spend much would decide to go for a desktop computer. But on the long run they’ll have to settle for less, considering the fact that […]

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How to be Thrifty Even if you are a Gadget Freak

December 8, 2011
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Nowadays, technology develops very fast to such a degree that the technologically-superior gadgets and equipments that we have right now are going to be obsolete within the next 3 years.  Take for instance mobile phones.  Just a decade ago, mobile phone companies were trying to do their best to crunch their system into a smaller […]

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MobileMe Gallery & iDisk alternative when MobileMe shuts down

October 28, 2011
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With the launch of free iCloud on October 12th, it also meant the end of paid MobileMe. MobileMe was Apple’s paid version for having a @me.com e-mail address, folder online (iDisk), a gallery online, some synchronization between Mac apps etc. It came at a fee of around €79 a year (if I remember correctly). For some […]

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(Fixed) Mac OS X Lion: /etc/hosts stopped working in 10.7.2, being ignored

October 25, 2011
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Besides running this blog, I’m also a freelance web-developer, so I sometimes have a need to modify my local “hosts” file on my Mac, in order to get development/local domains to point to my local web server and also to apply DNS changes before they have propagated through the entire Internet. Usually, you’d do something […]

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How to look after your smartphone

September 30, 2011
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Some of today’s top mobile phones cost more than the average TV – so it’s well worth doing what you can to look after your own handset. With that in mind, here are some of our top tips for taking care of your smartphone. Buy a cover Many of us know that gut-wrenching feeling when […]

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How to: LaCie Safe Manager on 64bit Mac Lion (with LaCie Rugged Safe drive)

September 6, 2011
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I’m totally in love with my new LaCie Rugged Safe 1TB drive. It’s a rugged external drive, Firewire 800 / USB 2, which is encrypted using your fingerprint. Sounds fancy, right? It kinda is – and it works wonders. The AES 128-bit encryption is plenty for me. I’m not storing secrets on it, but I’m […]

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The Advantages of a Plasma TV

July 6, 2011
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If you are looking for a plasma TV, chances are that you will have a hard time trying to find the right unit that would satisfy all your needs, and of course, your wants as well. One other thing to consider is that if you are not really sure you want to get a plasma […]

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How to make the most of your desktop computer

March 28, 2011
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These days having a personal computer at home isn’t unusual, but when it comes to managing our desktop PCs are we really making the most of them. With so many options and uses for our desktop computers there really is no excuse just to use your PC for work only. For one thing, desktop computers […]

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Techniques in Detecting Spy Gadgets – Guidelines in Locating Surveillance Devices

March 18, 2011
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The most popular misconception concerning detecting surveillance devices is the fact that you require some sort of enchanting bug detection gadget to do the job for you personally. Actually, the best technique for finding discreetly concealed spy gadgets would be to perform a up close investigation of absolutely anything in the prospective room Spy Gadgets […]

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Can’t find a good web host? Here are some tips!

February 15, 2011
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Do you already have a website or are you searching for a good place for web hosting your site? Then you probably already know that finding a good web host is not as easy as scratching your back. Finding a web host, is as easy as anything – they are everywhere these days and you […]

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10 Tips for Using Facebook in the Office

February 10, 2011
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Are you addicted to Facebook? Can you make it a full nine hours without needing to find out someone’s status or play Mafia Wars? If not, you are not alone. Here are some ways to keep up with your Facebook page without getting caught. Rearrange your desk: People need change within their workplace. If you […]

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The Differences Between Toner Cartridge Options for Your Printer

February 1, 2011
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Laser printers are mostly used for their speed and large printing capabilities.  Most large business printers are laser printers because the printer ink can be stored for longer periods of time in the laser toner cartridge and thus allowing huge printing projects to be done with one cartridge.  What makes toners stand out from their […]

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Quick introduction to the different kinds of web hosting

January 5, 2011
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If you’re new to being a webmaster or a blogger, it might be confusing to figure out what kind of web hosting you should purchase for your website. Here’s a quick introduction to the most used types of web hosting you are likely to encounter in your search for the perfect web host. Linux Hosting […]

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Top 50 passwords you shouldn’t use – and learn how to create a strong password!

December 23, 2010
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As you probably already know, Gawker media was compromised not long ago and  passwords belonging to their users went out on the Internet. Gawker media is behind several sites with Gizmodo probably being the most popular one, at least in the tech-world, I imagine. Based on the 188.279 passwords leaked, Graham Cluley from Sophos made […]

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