Having spent most of my adult working years producing video, I plan to spend the second half of my career focusing on writing.
The more I get into writing, the more I find similarities between the two disciplines.
Here are some of these similarities and some tips that should help you in both. Continue reading »
Does your computer make use of a Wi-Fi connection and do you use this connection to move large files, like videos, to an external storage device?
If this is the case, I have a tip for you to speed up this process.
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File transfer protocol is a protocol that facilitates exchange of files between computers.
It standardizes a number of operations that often differ between operating systems. Continue reading »
Your own radio station that plays the songs that you like, interviews with cool people, your own stories, songs, poems, thoughts shared with the world. The craziest idea… Or not?
By podcasting this all became possible, your own radio show or audiobooks.
In this post I will explain to you what podcasting is, how you can subscribe to podcasts and how to create and market your own podcasts. Continue reading »
It’s relatively easy to copy movies from a dvd onto your pc with this free program called Handbrake. Sadly, it almost never recognizes blu-ray discs.
Also very heavy copy protection can make ripping blu-ray discs a huge hassle.
So time for some hassle-free solutions for ripping blu-ray movies to your computer, external hard disc, or to play them on your iPad. Continue reading »
Are you open-minded enough to embrace new technology or do you stubbornly stick to the old and familiar?
No matter how old we are, sooner or later all of us come into contact with something new.
Each generation approaches life with fresh eyes, seeing things that are invisible to previous generations.
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Do you want to clarify a report or a product overview for your co-workers or clients?
Why not go for something original and entertaining like a video?
You can present your documents with video by using the cloudtool Movenote, complete with images and sound. I’ve tested its possibilities for you. Continue reading »
In the past two years, I’ve picked up two, new disciplines; grant writing and voice overs.
In each of them, the road to self-education and Internet research wasn’t smooth at first. Continue reading »
This blog entry wouldn’t be here except for social media.
Without Twitter I would never have known of Magic Media Force or its owner, Rebekka Deforce… Continue reading »
Do you have your pc for quite some time and you find it running a bit slow? or do some programs not work properly anymore?
Or do you think that your pc makes too much noise or looks filthy? I’ll give you some tips to put your pc in top shape again in no time. Continue reading »
When you are like me, sitting behind your computer several hours a day, you might want to tune your computer monitor a bit. You sure can make it a lot easyer on the eyes.
On most computer monitors, you can manually adjust the brightness and contrast, and on the keyboard of any modern laptop you will find the option to manually set the brightness of the screen.
In addition, there are some handy tools that give you extra capabilities to tune your computer monitor.
I tested some of these for you. Continue reading »