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11 Ways to Improve Your Photography – a FREE ebook by Craft & Vision

December 12, 2011
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Craft & Vision recently launched this FREE ebook titled 11 Ways to Improve your Photography. The ebook consists of several authors within the Craft & Vision community, including world-renowned David duChemin, explaining in detail about some of the things they wish they had learned earlier in their career, which would have improved their photography. Well, […]

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4 Reasons to Use Commercial Antivirus over Free Antivirus

November 15, 2011
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Antivirus vendors today faced a very tight competition when there are more than 20 well-known vendors out there competing with each other. Each of them produced a very quality product where at times, it gives the consumer a big headache when it comes to selection. Situation got worse when most of the antivirus vendors start […]

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10 Apps for the Avid Artist

October 30, 2011
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This article was written on behalf of CultureLabel.com ñ the online creative department store for affordable art and unique gift ideas. Here is a rundown of ten of the must-have creative drawing and painting apps for artists and art aficionados alike. This definitive list of great painting and drawing apps out there will help you […]

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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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Steve Jobs tried to buy Dropbox in 2009

October 19, 2011
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According to Forbes, Steve Jobs invited Dropbox founders Drew Houston and Arash Ferdowski on a visit back in 2009, where Steve surprised them with a very generous offer to purchase Dropbox. It is rumored that Steve Jobs was willing to pay a nine digit-digit price. At that time, Dropbox had only existed for two years […]

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Using Internet TV to learn Languages

October 8, 2011
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Most people do know that Internet TV provides a choice of channels, cable or satellite viewers can only dream of, while also being free, but few of them are aware that watching free Internet TV can actually help to improve their language skills. Language students around the world use foreign language channels to help them […]

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Tools to Building a Better Website for Your Business

August 31, 2011
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Gone are the days of business websites hosted by Geocities and other easy to use web based site creation services. If you want to make a real impact with your customers, you need to have a well built and effective website. Most people are going to discover your company by searching for it online before […]

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Microsoft warns against using Gmail from Google

August 1, 2011
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In a weird advertisement from Microsoft (for their new Office 365), they warn users against using Google’s free e-mail solution, Gmail. Probably all Gmail users have noticed ads when you’re using the free web-based version of Gmail, but not all might know that the ads are actually based on the content of your e-mails. Google […]

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Get your free Google+ invite here! [Google Plus]

July 13, 2011
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CLOSED!! After sending out almost 200 Google+ invites over the past few days, I’ve decided to close the giveaway for now, as I’ve already spent so much time doing this 🙂 Hopefully Google+ will be made available to the public soon enough, so stay tuned! I did a few invitation-giveaway posts back in the Google […]

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4 Tips for How to Develop a Perfect iPad Magazine App

July 12, 2011
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The revolutionary iPad 2 has reached an interesting point and companies are enthusiastic about working on iPads and developing apps for their products, websites, blogs and magazines. Digital magazines for iPads are becoming quite popular in US and UK and people love the new enhanced reading experience. Digital and iPad magazines are popping up everywhere […]

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Did you know you can manage your money using an iPhone?

March 11, 2011
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For some of us, managing money is not as fun as spending them, am I right? But if there’s no money to spend, the fun suddenly disappears. And to have money to spend, you need a budget to manage your money carefully to make sure you can afford to spend money while also keeping a […]

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Play Leisure Suit Larry, Police Quest etc. on your iPad – for free!

January 14, 2011
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I’m guessing if you’re around the age of 30, you’ll remember playing Leisure Suit Larry and Police Quest on your (or your dad’s) PC back in the days. Remember, where you had to type commands and such? It was awesome! Well, now you can do it again – on the iPad. And it’s free, thanks […]

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Quick Tip: Free Mac data recovery software

November 9, 2010
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Just a quick tip for Mac users on how to recover deleted or lost data, such as pictures or documents. CleverFiles has just released Disk Drill, which is a new free Mac data recovery software. Disk Drill recovers damaged and deleted data from external or internal hard drives, memory cards, etc. and allows protecting data […]

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Free online game: “56 Sage Street” – can you make it?

October 8, 2010
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Barclays’ 56 Sage Street is a free online single-player game that aims to challenge players, especially those belonging to the younger generation, on how to manage money wisely. The story is about a dying millionaire, Mr. C, who resides at 56 Sage Street, hence the title of the game. Mr. C is searching for a […]

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5 iPhone apps that can save you money

October 3, 2010
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On June 11, 2007 Apple announced that the iPhone would support third party applications and since then, their rise has been phenomenal. As of July 2008, there were only 500 applications available from the Apple iStore but that number soon rapidly grew. As of this month, September 2010 there are over 250,000 apps in circulation […]

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Free giveaway: Daniusoft “Video Converter for Mac” – 3 Licenses ($35 each)

September 16, 2010
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TechPatio is happy to announce the first free giveaway draw in the history of this blog. Thanks to Daniusoft for providing three licenses that we may give away for free to our readers! Daniusoft Video Converter for Mac is a full-featured piece of software that will convert video and audio in excellent quality. Obviously it […]

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Friday Flick Find: “Don’t be evil?” – Eric Schmidt parody

September 10, 2010
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Consumer Watchdog in the United States is behind this cartoon parody video of Google’s CEO, Eric Schmidt. The video makes it clear that nothing is free and even though the kids does get “free” ice cream, they’re actually paying by giving up information about themselves. Sound familiar…? The video also features the well-known comment from […]

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Outsource all your video work?

September 7, 2010
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If you’re like me, you’ll know how frustrating the whole online video production process can be. There’s just so much to learn, and so much to do, and to be honest, it can do your head in! But it doesn’t have to be that way… Powerful online video marketer, Gideon Shalwick, is running a brand […]

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How to Resize Your Photos Easily on Windows

August 23, 2010
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In recent years the cost of digital cameras, as well as digital camera memory chips, have been decreasing rather rapidly. These trends, along with increasing hard drive capacity, have paved the way for a situation in which individuals often store hundreds, if not thousands, of pictures on their computer. Now, in all honesty, transferring pictures […]

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9 Best Android Apps for Writers

August 14, 2010
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If you’re like a lot of writers these days, you may have an Android phone. If so, which apps can help you be more productive? Here’s a list of the top 9 apps that will do just that. 1. Fbabble (Free) This nifty little app helps you stay connected with your friends on Facebook. It […]

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iPhone/iPad App Review: Air Video – Stream Video From Your Computer

August 9, 2010
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iPhone (and iPad) does a good job at playing video and music content from your iTunes library, once it has been synchronized. But getting the content into iTunes in the first place can be tricky since iTunes is very strict when it comes to supported formats. In most cases, you’ll have to convert your content […]

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See How Easily Video Cash Is Made [YouTube]

August 7, 2010
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If there’s one thing I hear all the time about making an income with video, it’s that it’s too HARD. Too time-consuming, difficult, expensive… Listen up friend: THAT IS SO 2005! 🙂 Take Gideon Shalwick for instance. He cranks out cool videos pretty much as fast as he can think. These clips often get thousands […]

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YouTube Can Make You Money? Who Knew!

August 6, 2010
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How many videos have you watched today? How about YouTube videos? If you do ANYTHING online, you cannot help but watch at least a few YouTube videos daily. But did you know there’s a way to make money off of YouTube? And NO – you don’t need a channel with millions of views every month, […]

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Eztun – The Simplest Way to Anonymous Web Surfing

August 4, 2010
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We live in a world where the only threat is not what you might encounter down on the streets – but also what you might encounter online. On the Internet, the threats are numerous. Somebody can hack your wireless network and get access to your data or someone can exploit a security hole in your […]

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